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Bender Gallery

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Unique Pieces

I really enjoyed my time in this gallery. The gallery had some really unique pieces. I loved the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
NCTraveler2015
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Raleigh, North Carolina
great glass

Interesting gallery. Great contemporary glass. Saws things here not seen in other galleries... read more

Reviewed June 6, 2017
dianemaster
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Palo Alto, California
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3 weeks ago
“Unique Pieces”
6 Jun 2017
“great glass”
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Bender Gallery, Asheville's only museum quality international gallery that focuses on artists creating contemporary sculptural glass has just finished the renovation of its new space at 29 Biltmore Ave. Bender Gallery represents artists such as Lino...more
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29 Biltmore Ave, Asheville, NC 28801
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I really enjoyed my time in this gallery. The gallery had some really unique pieces. I loved the glass that looked like baggies of water. I am amazed what the artists here create.

Thank NCTraveler2015
Reviewed June 6, 2017

Interesting gallery. Great contemporary glass. Saws things here not seen in other galleries. Would recommend stopping in.

Thank dianemaster
Reviewed March 15, 2017 via mobile

What a delightful Gallery! The owners are amazing, very knowledgeable and helpful. The service was great.

Thank Valerie A
Reviewed March 9, 2017

We visit Asheville on a regular basis and never miss a visit to Bender. Their main focus is on glass and they do not disappoint. Years ago, our first or second visit at their old location, we purchased a small piece. it wasn't much and...More

Thank ArtHounds
Reviewed March 1, 2017

Awesome gallery with a ton of great glass and paintings. Definitely worth the stop if you're in Asheville.

Thank EricEnglund
Reviewed February 10, 2017

I collect glass so I was looking forward to going to see Bender Gallery. Worked with the owner directly. I saw an artist I loved but the pieces colors were not what we wanted. I was told the artist would make a piece in the...More

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JMBender, Owner at Bender Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded February 28, 2017

First let me say that we are very sorry for your dissatisfaction. We remember your situation quite clearly. This purchase stemmed from your visit during December 2014. The sculpture you commissioned to be finished for you was delivered during February of 2015. When we engage...More

Reviewed February 10, 2017

Bender Gallery is the place to find lovely and unusual glass art in Asheville. The customer service is excellent and it is an overall delightful experience.

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JMBender, Owner at Bender Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded February 15, 2017

We appreciate your positive response and hope to see you in the gallery soon.

Reviewed February 6, 2017

As our family was visiting from out-of-state, we were excited to visit as many galleries as possible. This visit was quite shocking. The owners were not friendly, in any way to us. We felt like: "if you're not purchasing anything, we want nothing to do...More

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JMBender, Owner at Bender Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded July 7, 2017

Dear ballet222, First let us apologize for making you or anyone in your group feel as though we are only interested in speaking to someone who intends on buying something in our gallery. It is our practice is to greet anyone that visits the gallery...More

Reviewed February 4, 2017

We've been to many glass galleries and this one is terrific! Thoughtful and interesting, serious glass art, very knowledgeable owner. Will return whenever we are in Asheville. Good on-line site as well.

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spottedcat14, Owner at Bender Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded February 9, 2017

Dear Ellen, Thank you and we look forward to your next visit. Sincerley, Bernadette & Miles

Reviewed February 4, 2017

The Bender Gallery is a must stop Spot for ourselves and guest that come to visit us here in Asheville, NC. We stop in at least twice a year. There are usually some work from new artists and some from those we love to see...More

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spottedcat14, Owner at Bender Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded February 9, 2017

Dear RB, Thank you and we look forward seeing you the next time you are in Asheville. Sincerley, Bernadette & Miles

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