Welcome to the Porthminster Gallery, St Ives, voted 'Best Art Gallery in Cornwall' 2014.

Contemporary and Modern Fine Art by leading and emerging British artists.

Current Exhibitions

Spring Show 2015

A mixed group show of leading gallery artists.

Porcelain: New Perspectives

Exploring the power of porcelain with new collections by four pioneering contemporary ceramicists.

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Margaret Lovell Retrospective | 50 Years On

23 May - 5 September 2015

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A retrospective exhibition of sculptures celebrating 50 years since the first major solo show for this esteemed Bristol-based artist:


The show will be accompanied by an exhibition of paintings, drawings and prints by St Ives Modern artists and a new collection of paintings by Falmouth University graduate:


Charlotte KEATES

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Opening hours

Interior photograph of the Porthminster Gallery, St Ives Barbara Hepworth Terry Frost Nick Bodimeade

10am - 5pm

Closed Sundays

Tel: +44 (0)1736 795 888


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The Gallery

The Porthminster Gallery, St Ives, Cornwall, is owned and directed by Dee Bray and David Durham.

Artists represented

We represent more than fifty British Artists, through a programme of changing exhibitions. We also specialise in 20th-Century investment Art. Click here for a list of represented artists.


We are pleased to announce that at the Cornwall Today Business Awards, we were awarded the 'Best Art Gallery in Cornwall' 2014 award.

Gallery services

Contact us for more information on our services including sourcing, valuing and selling artwork.