San Gimignano isn’t just a medieval charm with its mighty walls, magnificent buildings, and its towers that are unique to the rest of the world. This enchanting ancient world heritage site is also a mecca for contemporary art. The city, in fact, offers an art gallery circuit that sit at the forefront of the market. In San Gimignano the contemporary blends effortlessly into the urban fabric and the city’s history, demonstrating this fact by the very nature of how many of the currently active galleries occupy spaces that were previously used for local shops or warehouses for agricultural tools.
As such, contemporary art convenient and confidently takes up the spaces that are still reminiscent of their past structures, like floors made of oak, for example, or exposed-beam ceilings. For contemporary art lovers we propose a selection of the San Gimignano’s best galleries: Galleria Continua, Galleria Gagliardi, Vitalità Art Gallery, iSculpture Gallery San Gimignano, Studio d'Arte Santagostino, Art Gallery in Tuscany.