Finding gorgeous art pieces for your home that stay within budget can often be tricky, especially if you’re browsing the prestigious art shows hosted each year in Hong Kong. Lucky then that this city has a whole range of shops and galleries which offer stunning pieces that won’t burn a hole in your wallet.
If you find oil paintings and art sculptures too intimidating as a first-time buyer, then YellowKorner is the way to go. Not only do they have a wide range of art photography with great prices to suit every budget, each photo is also guaranteed to be of the highest quality using a non-digital printing technique on traditional paper. Make sure to hit up their website where you can find photographs available in all formats and finishes, as well as exclusive content such as photographers’ biographies, stories behind their artwork, and all the latest news on new additions to the YellowKorner family. Whether you’re looking for an animal captured in the wild, or a grand view of the Manhattan skyline, YellowKorner has it all.
YellowKorner, 58 Hollywood Road, Central, (+852) 2578 5888
1/F, PMQ, 35 Aberdeen Street, (+852) 2803 0188
Price range: Photographs range from $390 – $1,130
Founded in 2001, Carré d’artistes boasts 39 galleries around the globe. Conveniently located across the road from its sister gallery, YellowKorner, the newly-opened arts centre offers reasonably priced artworks from international artists in a variety of shapes and sizes. Even the tiniest of Hong Kong flats can manage a print or two. Each work is unique, so if you’re looking to source a one-of-a-kind piece for your home, this is your place.
Carré d’artistes, 53-55 Hollywood Road, Central, (+852) 3709 0918
Price range: From $1,400 up
With a main focus on furniture designs, EMOH also offers a small collection of adorable artwork available in sizes from mini to large, so customers can find something to add a touch of warmth to their home, no matter the size. Featuring a selection of fun artwork by different artists from all over the world, every purchase will also put money straight back into their pocket too. So whether you want to fill that empty space with on the wall in your living room, bedroom, or even bathroom, EMOH promises to bring you high quality living, with shockingly low prices.
EMOH, 11/F, 134 Wai Yip Street, Ngau Tau Kok, (+852) 3621 0751
G/F, 42 Aberdeen, Central (Opposite to PMQ)
Price range: Wall art range from $499 – $3,380
With a majority of their artwork ranging somewhere between $5,000 to $50,000, Art Being may fall within the higher end of your budget — but don’t look away just yet! What makes this place different from other high-end galleries is its soul belief in providing an open door for all artists who may be struggling for recognition of their talents. Art Being also understands the importance of knowing the story behind each piece of art, which is why every buyer will have the opportunity to meet the artist and find out what it is that makes their work unique and inspiring, making each and every artwork all the more meaningful.
Art Being, 4/F, 15 Queen Victoria Street, Central, (+852) 3703 3534
Price range: Paintings range from $5,000 – $50,000
Hong Kong Online Plaza
If you didn’t know already, Hong Kong Online Plaza is one of Hong Kong’s largest online platform that offers everything from a patio set to office furniture – and of course, artwork too. With a huge range of paintings that can be displayed anywhere from the office to your home, this mega treasure chest is bound to have something to suit every taste and style. Whether you want something minimalist that’s oozing with all the right aesthetics, or looking for a bright, quirky piece of abstract art to go in your living room, you’re likely to find it here.
Hong Kong Online Plaza, (+852) 2509 3988
Price range: Paintings range from $510 – $5,400
The Art House Asia
The Art House Asia is a unique in-home show gallery that allows art buyers to gain a real perspective of what each piece of artwork would look like in a real home. Here you can view everything from oil paintings to decorative sculptures, and even arrange a group viewing with friends so you can relax and observe at your own pace, not without a glass of Prosecco in hand of course! With personally selected art coming from all over the globe and straight to your door, the only thing you have to worry about here is how to stop yourself from buying it all after a few glasses of bubbly!
The Art House Asia, Siu Hang Hau Road, Clear Water Bay, Sai Kung, (+852) 5648 7474
Price range: Artwork range from $700 – $30,000
ODD ONE OUT
For those looking for something a little extra, ODD ONE OUT is the perfect destination to make your shopping spree a full-on art experience. More than just an art shop, this is a Hong Kong based artist agency, print gallery, and cafe bar all tucked away in a quiet alleyway off St. Francis Street in Wan Chai. Not only do they offer a whole range of affordable artwork by a mixed pool of international and local artists, you will also be able to find other artsy delights such as greeting cards, stationary, books, and homeware that will make a great addition to your apartment – or even a cute and quirky gift.
ODD ONE OUT, G/F, 14 St. Francis Street, Wan Chai (+852) 2529 3955
Price range: Paintings range from $350 – $31,800
Modern, unique, and authentic, are just a few of the words to describe the beautiful range of art and prints available to buy at Sooq Central. Specialising in prints that feature the unique characteristics of our beautiful and vibrant city, you will find everything from a cool black and white shot of a dark alleyway, to a colourful capture of old buildings and street signs. Apart from offering amazing and affordable prints to liven up your walls, Sooq also boasts a gorgeous range of accessories and homeware that make perfect gifts for a loved one — or even yourself if you fancy a little treat for your home.
Sooq Central, (+852) 9260 7163
Price range: Paintings range from $380 – $2,700
Bamboo Scenes is a photography gallery based in an old printing house next to popular Sai Ying Pun eatery, Locofama. The gallery aims to promote the works of Hong Kong-based photographers and stocks a wide range of images. Prints are available in three sizes, and are printed and framed by local Hong Kong artisans. In addition, 10 percent of all proceeds raised are donated to charitable organisations in the city, in a bid to give back to the community.
Bamboo Scenes, G/F, 13 Fuk Sau Lane, Sai Ying Pun, (+852) 5243 8939