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Houston’s treasure ‘The Gite Gallery’ spotlighting black artists and African culture

Educating the community while providing beautiful pieces of art to admire

The Gite Gallery is your one stop shop for all things African art while showcasing black artists in and around the community of Houston
The Gite Gallery is your one stop shop for all things African art while showcasing black artists in and around the community of Houston

HOUSTON – The gallery features beautiful and unique art and artifacts that include original paintings, hand carved wooden statues, bronze sculptures, tribal masks and hats, brightly colored textiles, select vintage accent furniture and more, all from sub-Saharan Africa according to the gallery’s website.

Gallery founder and owner Lloyd Gite’s love of African art can be traced back to his childhood, where he always had an intuitive fascination with the continent. Lloyd’s former career in television journalism led him to travel extensively throughout Africa, Asia, Europe, the Middle East and the Caribbean. Having been to Africa over 35 times, Lloyd recalls how he became the prominent African art dealer that he is today,

Last month, The Gite Gallery hosted an exhibition "I AM BLACK" by Maxwell. It was nice to gather and see many of you in...

Posted by The Gite Gallery on Monday, November 2, 2020

Click here to find out how you can get these beautiful pieces of artwork in your own home or any other information about the gallery you would like to discover.


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