Nestled within the steep slopes of the Blue Ridge and Alleghany Mountians rests the historic town of Buchanan, Virginia. Currently experiencing a rennasiance, Buchanan's historic Main Street is becoming home to a collection of art galleries, antiquse shops and specialty businesses. Gallery By the James is a co-operative art gallery owned and operated y 7 local artists.
We invite you to take home more than memories. Browse our gallery and experience the beautiful art produced by more than 15 local artists. Elegantly displayed in the historic Masonic Lodge Building, the gallery offers an eclectic mixture of fine art, hand crafted jewelry and gift items displayed against the soaring ceilings, gleaming hardwood floors and large windows. We offer originals, prints, jewelry, glassware, pottery and turned wood by our artists including water colors by Lois Bitner, Acrylics and Water Colors by Hazel Bowers, Water Media by Jessie Burton, Water Colors by Bobbie Caton, jewelry by Karen Jackson, Oils and Acrylics by Helen Hubler, photography by Tom & Sharon Akers, stained glass by Jill Pennington and more.
After shopping with us be sure to stroll the Buchanan Swinging Bridge as it crosses the mighty james River!