Take your home decor to the next level: pick up amazing artworks in Singapore that are oh so affordable.
Gorgeous wall art doesn’t have to come at a hefty price. We’ve been shopping around Singapore to let you in on the best spots to score budget-friendly artworks – from cool prints to photography to original pieces. Want a statement piece for your home? Read on for a list of places to buy affordable art in Singapore.
Best galleries and shops for affordable art in Singapore
1. Art Now
For avant-garde pieces that’ll be the talking point in your home, check out Art Now. It has some of the best bits that contemporary artwork has to offer. It’s got exhibitions that rotate almost every season, so be sure to keep up with its social media pages. You can head down to this gallery and take a leisurely stroll through the space filled with artworks in varying mediums. And if you find a piece that you love, you can take it home and have it adorn your walls. There are even pieces from previous exhibitions that you can snag within the gallery’s merch section.
Art Now, #02-32, Raffles Hotel Arcade, 318 North Bridge Road, Singapore 188719
2. Living With Art
With the widest and largest range of premium art paintings and prints in Singapore, you’ll be hard-pressed to leave the gallery empty-handed. Browse through works by over 30 experienced local and foreign artists, and admire the intricate pieces in modern, minimalist and landscape styles. There’s plenty of room for customisation, so head to the online store and check in with the friendly art consultants.
Living With Art, #02-05, 315 Outram Road, Singapore 169074
3. Art Forum
Established in 1971, this is Singapore’s oldest art gallery. Art Forum showcases about 500 exquisite art pieces both online and at the physical gallery. The collections are displayed on a rotating basis. So fret not if you missed out on your favourite works! The pieces displayed are from all over Southeast Asia if you’re into a variety of styles across different countries.
Art Forum, available online and at 82 Cairnhill Road, Singapore 229684
4. eck&art designs
The Swiss-owned design studio is based in Singapore, specialising in locally-themed posters and prints. Its works often incorporate design trends such as unique typography and vintage travel themes. Check out the retro travel posters, which feature iconic Singapore locations in vibrant colours. But if you’re more of a minimalist, the black-and-white architectural-style prints will make a good addition to your living room.
eck&art designs, available online
From vintage prints to gorgeous cityscapes and whimsical decorative art, this massive online art resource has it all. The website also stocks reproductions of famous painters like Picasso and Monet – at a fraction of the cost!
Art.com, shop online
6. Kult Gallery
We love the laid-back, cool-cat vibe at Kult Gallery. Established in 2009, this urban street art gallery displays an eclectic range of art around Asia. You can browse through the unique collections on the online store. But we say swing by the physical space to check out the artwork for yourself.
Kult Gallery, available online and at #03-01A, 409 Race Course Road, Singapore 218657
7. Vinci Arts
Founded in 2009, this gallery provides high-quality art in a more accessible manner and at a more affordable cost. With its extensive collection of diverse artworks from Southeast Asian and European artists, you’ll surely find something that meets your taste, budget and space (to store it). And if you can’t find something you like, you can always go for customised oil paintings.
Vinci Arts, #03-75, 9 Jalan Kukoh, Singapore 160009
Besides its delectable brunch menu, Sprmrkt (yes, as its name implies) allows you to do your grocery shopping, too. Get inspired with pop-up artist exhibitions that feature a curated selection of local and international artworks. Check out the website to see who it’s featuring next.
Sprmrkt, multiple locations including Cluny Court and Dempsey Hill
9. Global Artwork Art Gallery
Want to purchase gallery artworks or get your own pieces framed? This place provides all that and more. So if you’re planning a little artistic home improvement, you know what to do. You can even get your own portrait customised and framed. How cool is that?
Global Artwork Art Gallery, #09-04, Thong Chai Building, 50 Chin Swee Road, Singapore 169874
Looking for timeless functional furnishings or affordable decorative buys (including artworks!) for your home decor makeover? Ikea’s got them all. Head to its locations across Singapore and spruce up your listless abode with affordable artsy collections from this Swedish furniture behemoth.
Ikea, multiple locations including Alexandra and Tampines
11. Exquisite Art
Inspired by different galleries and works in Singapore, the founder of Exquisite Art, Livette Dikalenko, opened this unique store to represent exquisite pieces from Central Asia and Europe. With more than 40 artists and 200 paintings, this online gallery is more alive than ever before. Paintings, sculptures and prints are all available in different styles and prices.
Exquisite Art, available online and at #02-5087A, 465 North Bridge Road, Singapore 191465
12. The Artling
Offering a curated selection of art from Asia’s best galleries and artists, this online platform is where you can sate your thirst for art from the comfort of your home. From photography and illustration to sculpture and mixed media, artworks fall within the price range of a few hundred dollars to the thousands.
The Artling, available online
13. Art Loft Asia
Art Loft curates pieces by emerging artists in the Asian contemporary art scene. Shopping for art is easy-peasy: just tick the box for “under $500” and you can browse the affordable collection with ease. The store also has a section containing artwork sold for charity to help discover and mentor budding artists.
Art Loft Asia, available online and at Chinatown Point, 14 Keong Saik Road, Singapore 089121
14. C+S Art Prints
Get your favourite quotes or a list of all your beloved travel destinations printed on canvas with a wooden frame – it’ll be a great talking point during dinner parties. Prices start from $270, and these customisable pieces take about two to three weeks to complete.
C+S Art Prints, available online
We can’t stop raving about this site – and for good reason. From wall art to throw pillows, Society6 is an undisputed haven for quirky, offbeat products. And at prices that don’t break the bank. We’ve got our eye on ultra adorable art prints from Nicole Moore and dreamy landscapes on canvas by Olivia Joy St. Claire.
Society6, available online
16. Affordable Art Fair
Here’s an annual event for all you art shoppers. Singapore’s biggest affordable art exhibition makes regular appearances throughout the year and it’s one of our faves. The exhibition treats you to quality artworks from local, regional and international talents. As the longest running international art fair in Singapore, you know that this is the place to be for your art fix. Can’t wait for this year’s exhibitions? Check out past exhibitors and collections on the website to get yourself in the mood.
Affordable Art Fair, F1 Pit Building, 1 Republic Boulevard, Singapore 038975
Bookmark this list the next time you head out for affordable art shopping adventures in Singapore!