About Salon West
Art Gallery Salon West is contemporary art gallery in Amsterdam-West. Come and see the artists, while they create and discuss their own artworks. You will find a wide variety of artworks such as paintings, linocuts, etchings and 3D works. Be inspired and seduced by art!
The artists represented by Art Gallery Salon West are well established. The artworks represent a mix of styles to ensure that everyone will find something to their liking. You will find etchings, lithographs, abstract and figurative paintings, photographic works, and art books. The art collection changes regularly by displaying new artworks, guest-artists and juried group exhibitions.
The name gallery Salon West refers to the 17th and 18th century where French artistic academies organised official art exhibitions called salons. In those days paintings were often hung up to the ceilings in a Salon-style, following the example of the exhibitions held by the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris.