Image Factory Art Foundation

Photo Credit: © Image Factory Art Foundation and Gallery
 

Visitors interested in keeping abreast of the local Belizean arts and literature scene should head to Image Factory Art Foundation near the Water Taxi Terminal and Maritime Museum. Here, alongside an extensive collection of literature, is a constantly changing gallery that features locally produced pieces.

Image Factory Art Foundation

The Image Factory Art Foundation is a not for profit art institution dedicated to the promotion of art and culture in Belize. They have been around since 1995 and host a wide variety of visual arts(painting, photography, sculpture, and installation), history, and anthropology exhibits. They have also published numerous books on Belizean art and culture and host other forms of cultural activities including poetry, dance and music performances.

Today the Image Factory is divided into the Image Factory Shop which features the widest selection of locally produced books and printed materials as well as popular literature from the Caribbean, Latin America and the world. The Shop also specializes in Belizean gift items from t-shirts to small items, and a strong selection of educational toys. Tourists tend to gravitate toward natural scenes of Belize,wooden crafts and books related to the flora and fauna of Belize.

Getting There

Image Factory Art Foundation is located in the heart of downtown Belize City.

What's Nearby

If you are the type who likes to browse in more than one store, you'll be pleased to know that there are plenty of other specialty stores in the vicinity as Image Factory Gallery, like Habano Cigar Store, and Diamonds International. Be sure to check out the table below to get some insight into a wider array of shopping venues close to this location.

Other Shopping Nearby
Name Type Distance Direction
Tourism Village Shopping Center 0.2 mi. Southeast
Mirab Furniture Gallery Department Store 2.4 mi. West
Habano Cigar Store Tobacconist and Cigar Shop 0.3 mi. East-Southeast
Pink Boutique Boutique 0.1 mi. Northwest
Caribbean Spice Belize Grocery Store 0.1 mi. East

Outside of shopping, there are plenty of landmarks that you could enjoy while you're in downtown Belize City. If checking out a historical site sounds fun, go ahead and linger at Swing Bridge. On the other hand, if you'd rather visit a museum, consider Maritime Museum. You'll also find some other fun activities and restaurants within a couple miles.

Hours

Image Factory is open from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday and on Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to noon.

Contact Information

Location: 91 N Front Street, downtown Belize City, Belize

Phone: (501) 223-4903

Website: https://www.facebook.com/imagefactoryartfoundation/

Email: imagefactory70@yahoo.com

 

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