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Arteria Chiapas

Closed Now: 10:30 AM - 8:00 PM
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The art caught my eye walking down the streets of San Cristóbal Chiapas, and I decided I had to... read more

Reviewed 27 January 2019
Eliza-marie P
via mobile
Another year, another highly anticipated visit

Galleria Arteria continues to provide a wide variety of interesting art and craft work at very faie... read more

Reviewed 18 January 2019
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“young artists”(2 reviews)
Arteria is a new reality in the artistic field; joining the functions of a traditional art gallery with a space dedicated to the continuous achievement of educational projects. Our focus is directed towards the constant search for artistic...more
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Calle Real de Guadalupe # 118, San Cristobal de las Casas 29230, Mexico
+52 967 631 7964
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Reviewed 27 January 2019 via mobile

The art caught my eye walking down the streets of San Cristóbal Chiapas, and I decided I had to enter this beautiful store called Arteria. As soon as I walked in I was immediately impressed by the amount of talented artists work on the walls....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Eliza-marie P
Reviewed 18 January 2019 via mobile

Galleria Arteria continues to provide a wide variety of interesting art and craft work at very faie prices. There's no other resource like it in town. I return annually to see what's new and to buy some attractive and unique piece to take home. This...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank bmillerOaxaca
Reviewed 9 August 2018

We wandered into this wonderful place after seeing the distinctively decorated doorway. There was an amazing array of artworks and crafts that we learned was sourced from the talented local artists. A great place to wander through and to buy a unique souvenir to remember...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank MMH0076
Reviewed 23 July 2018

This place is a quaint gem of various types of art. ove the murals, t-shirts, ceramic and various options to choose. Strongly recommend a visit!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Patricia F
Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

From all the handicraft stores in town this one has the biggest variety and the most original items. They also exhibit some art and promote local artists. Should be an obligatory stop on your shopping trail.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank michiberli
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Were drawn into this place by some large, brightly painted canvases adorning the entrance. The shop/gallery is crammed with so many things, it’s impossible to just visit the once. Mac, a cool dude kinda guy, explained the workings of the place & how they are...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Andycran
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

We stumbled on this place and were welcomed warmly by Mac its owner. Packed full of local art and offbeat artifacts, Mac does much to support and champion young up and coming artists and display their work, runs tours etc. Plus hes a long-time expert...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Simon W
Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

Really great gallery & shop off the normal tourist route with fabulous and interesting stuff. Mac the owner was a wealth of fabulous stories and knowledge. Well worth a visit.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank 930helenw
Reviewed 14 January 2018

We make it a point to go by Arteria every time we come to San Cristobal, and each visit results in a wonderful new discovery and purchase. This year, we found a stunning carved pre Columbian design amber piece, set in silver with copper accents....More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank bmillerOaxaca
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Beautiful store full of awesome art and crystals, definitely a must in San Cris. Mac, the owner is the best!

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Fernanda C
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