Manhattan’s Art Lovers Cafe is a labor of love lifting up artists

location_onChelsea, New York, New York
Art Lovers Cafe is located at 21st St and 9th Ave in the Chelsea neighborhood of Manhattan in New York.
The cafe offers classic coffee shop treats while featuring work from rotating artists. WiFi is also available.

The interior of Art Lovers Cafe

This Jason Naylor graffiti style mural overlooks a seating area.

Jessica Swindoll’s colorful squiggles anchor the cafe’s back wall. She is from New York's Unruly Collective.

Freshly made sweet crepes are now on the menu.

Crepes, pies, empanadas, pastries and more populate the menu. Complimenting a great tea selection and robust coffee offering.

Cute touches abound in the space, from plants and art to mugs for sale.

A sweet crepe and a mocha while I listen to a conversation between an art dealer and art buyers at the next table.

A piece by Joseph A. Rivera Ramos, also of Unruly Collective.

There are a number of pieces by Joseph A. Rivera Ramos, like this poinsetta like creation.

As you can tell, there are still a lot of Holiday themed decorations up.

Lots of comfy seating areas

All the art pieces throughout the cafe are for sale and the cafe focuses on emerging artists specifically.