Discover Pittsburgh's Art on the South Side (Self Guided), Pittsburgh

The southern district of Pittsburgh was originally a village of Birmingham that was annexed to Pittsburgh in 1872. Today, the southern section of the city is rich in culture, profiling the historic East Carson Street - covered in numerous small stores, restaurants, and bars.
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Guide Name: Discover Pittsburgh's Art on the South Side
Guide Location: USA » Pittsburgh (See other walking tours in Pittsburgh)
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Sightseeing)
# of Attractions: 4
Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.1 Km or 1.3 Miles
Author: leticia
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Silver Eye Center for Photography

1) Silver Eye Center for Photography

The Silver Eye Center for Photography focuses on photography as an expressive form of art. The center houses various expositions from local and international photographers. The Silver Eye Center for Photography is dedicated to the understanding, admiration, learning, and fostering of photography as a visual communication.

Operation hours: Tue,Wed,Fri: 11 am- 6 pm; Thu: 11 am- 8 pm; Sat: 11 am- 5 pm.
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Brew House Space 101

2) Brew House Space 101

Located in the former Duquesne Brewery, the Brew House Space 101 is now a non-profit arts association dedicated to the promotion of local artists. The Brew House Space 101 is an alternative exhibition space with monthly shows and a mission to represent talented and underrepresented artists in all aspects of media.

Operation hours: Tuesday,Friday,Saturday: 11 am- 4 pm; Thursday: 2 pm- 7 pm.
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Fireborn Pottery Studios and Gallery

3) Fireborn Pottery Studios and Gallery

The Fireborn Pottery Studios and Gallery provides excellent crafts and artwork from some of the best American artists. The gallery houses the most complete collection of Fireborn pottery, jewelry, wood, hand blown glass, artwork hand-blown glass, as well as experimental designs and glazes.

Gallery Hours: Tuesday - Saturday 12 pm - 5 pm.
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Zenith Antiques

4) Zenith Antiques

Zenith Antiques started as a little antique store in southern Pittsburgh and later opened up a room for artwork exhibits. Today, the gallery's walls are covered in paintings of both local and national artists. Also, visitors may check out the Tea Room, an area filled with a wide collection of teas and vegetarian dishes.

Operation hours: Thursday - Saturday 11:30 am - 8:30 pm, Sunday 11 am - 2:30 pm.

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