Our Location:

The Gallery Building
212 West Main Street,      Suite 101
(Use Camden St. Entrance)
Salisbury, MD 21801
(410) 546-4748 (Office)
(410) 546-2793 (Fax)

Office Hours:

Monday - Friday: 11am - 3pm
3rd Fridays: 11am - 7pm

Gallery Shop Hours:

Monday - Friday: 11am - 3pm 

2nd Saturday 9-12 Noon
3rd Friday Hours:11am - 7pm

Current Exhibition:

 *Date Change due to weather!* 

Blooming Artists!   Art  from students pre-K - 12th grade from Salisbury and surrounding communities

Opening Reception :

Friday, March 6th 5-7pm Friday

We apologize for any inconvenience

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AI&G's Winter Fundraiser was a beautiful success. Thank you to all of our generous supporters!

What's Happening

Our Sip & Paint last month was a huge success!

Please join us next time,Wednesday, March 11th,  6p-8p

$40 per person - reservations required so sign up quickly!  Great for teacher groups, Dr. office staff, and others who need a break from the day!

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Pottery classes for Everyone! 

Please stop by our Classes & Workshop page to see our upcoming classes, events, and community information.


New This Season:

Kids Sip & Paint

2011 Blooming Artist Youth Show Winners 015

  $25.00 per child - 9-11 AM

16x20 canvas for each child to paint their version of the instructor's artwork. Snacks/drinks included.

 New at AI&G:  Special children's classes will be held on school holidays and school in-service days to assist the parents in care and make it fun for your children!

Our next Kids Sip & Paint will be Monday, April 6th.

Please call asap to reserve your spot!  Spaces are limited.



Giving Opportunities

Artists Submission Process

Please make sure to check out our Call for Entries process.

Become a Member!


Become an Instructor!

Your talent creates the artists of tomorrow, the Van Gogh's, the Andrew Wyeths and the ones who will carry forward the passion for art!

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Welcome to AI&G!

Thank you for visiting the Art Institute & Gallery website.  If you have never visited the AI&G, you will find one of the Eastern Shore's best kept secrets and marvelous treasures.  Located on the ground floor of Salisbury, Maryland's Gallery Building you will find The Foyer, Center, Robinson and Main Gallery spaces along with an on-site pottery studio, classroom space and the Martha Gue' AI&G Gallery Shop.  As you travel through our website, you too will find the rainbow that is the AI&G.

About AI&G

The Art Institute & Gallery (AI&G) is located in downtown Salisbury, Maryland. AI&G is a 501(c)3 non-profit arts organization, funded in part by the Maryland State Arts Council (funding for the Maryland State Arts Council is also provided by the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency), The Salisbury Wicomico Arts Council (SWAC), and the Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore, the Palmer Foundation and the Salisbury Elks Lodge.

The AI&G is strongly supported by grants, individual donations, memberships, art education programs for children and adults, a comprehensive Kids Summer Camp schedule, scholarships for children's art classes, exhibition opportunities for seasoned and emerging artists and an annual appeal.  Bequests and planned giving both personally and through donor designated funds through the Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore help the AI&G to grow in future years.

For more information on how you can be a part of the ongoing legacy of the AI&G, call us at 410-546-4748.