North Carolina’s premier custom picture framer since 1968, Craven Allen Gallery/House of Frames features the largest selection of framing choices in the region, as well as the Triangle’s most experienced picture framers. Our gallery features local and nationally known artists.


Coming May 20th
Dan Gottlieb and Iris Gottlieb

Phil Freelon
Alex Harris
John Beerman
Beverly McIver
Thomas Sayre



Beverly McIver was recently honored by the American Academy of Arts and Letters, America’s most prestigious honorary society of architects, artists, writers, and composers, with a purchase award…READ MORE

Paintings by Craven Allen artists Linwood Hart, Sue Sneddon and Damian Stamer were featured recently in the HGTV tv show LOVE IT OR LIST IT…READ MORE

Fresh off the heels of his trifecta of museum shows at the NCMA, Nasher, and Ackland, Burk Uzzle is featured in the News & Observer choosing framing at Craven Allen for his incredible Greenville show…READ MORE

BURK UZZLE AT GREENVILLE MUSEUM OF ART – The Greenville Museum of Art is opening Perceptions + Recognitions on Friday 3 February 2017 with the celebratory collection of 26 extraordinary contemporary African – Americans. …READ MORE

BEVERLY MCIVER AT SECCA IN WINSTON SALEM – The exhibition is one of SECCA’s 12 x 12 artists salon series, which is showcasing 12 artists who have roots in North Carolina …READ MORE