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Bender Gallery

12 S Lexington Ave, Asheville, NC 28801
+1 828-505-8341
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What a delightful Gallery! The owners are amazing, very knowledgeable and helpful. The service was... read more

Reviewed 15 March 2017
Valerie A
via mobile
One of our favorite galleries anywhere!

We visit Asheville on a regular basis and never miss a visit to Bender. Their main focus is on... read more

Reviewed 9 March 2017
ArtHounds
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good8%
  • Average0%
  • Poor4%
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“glass art” (3 reviews)
“collection” (3 reviews)
“artists” (10 reviews)
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Hours Today: 11:00 - 17:00
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12 S Lexington Ave, Asheville, NC 28801
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+1 828-505-8341
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Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

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

Thank Valerie A
Reviewed 9 March 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 1 March 2017

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

Thank EricEnglund
Reviewed 10 February 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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Thank Gary S
JMBender, Owner at Bender Gallery, responded to this review

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 10 February 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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Thank jofore
JMBender, Owner at Bender Gallery, responded to this review

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

Reviewed 6 February 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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spottedcat14, Owner at Bender Gallery, responded to this review

First let us apologize for making you or anyone in your group feel as though our only concern is whether they intend to buy art in our gallery or not. We give no thought toward that when someone is visiting our gallery. Our normal practice...More

Reviewed 4 February 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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Thank Ellen B
spottedcat14, Owner at Bender Gallery, responded to this review

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

Reviewed 4 February 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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Thank RBWard2013
spottedcat14, Owner at Bender Gallery, responded to this review

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

Reviewed 4 February 2017

Bender Gallery represents and exhibits renowned sculptural glass artists from around the world. These works of art are beautiful and would grace the home of anyone appreciative of three dimensional works. Bender's inventory comprises glass art hand made by numerous processes such as: blown, cast,...More

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Thank fgheath
spottedcat14, Owner at Bender Gallery, responded to this review

Thank you, we hope to see you again soon. Sincerley, Bernadette & Miles

Reviewed 4 February 2017

The last time I visited the Bender Gallery with my wife, I visited the Bender Gallery and was made to feel unwelcome. I had purchased a piece of glass from the Bender Gallery the year before. On this visit, the sales person did her best...More

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1  Thank ncguy2017
bernadette00, Owner at Bender Gallery, responded to this review

Dear NC Guy, I have written you a private message apologizing for making you feel unwelcome. I hope that you received it. At Bender Gallery, we make an effort to greet everyone who walks through the door and make ourselves readily available for questions. If...More

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