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GalleriaAfricana.com carries unique contemporary and cultural original art and paintings by renowned artists from the sub African continent. Among the select few are artist Mark Buku and Bolaji Aremu, to mention a few. As our gallery grows, we will expand our artists accordingly.

On the home page, you will find the GalleriaAfricana.com banner at the top. Directly after the banner, you will notice our message followed by the button bar that will link you to other GalleriaAfricana.com pages.

Most pages that you visit on GalleriaAfricana.com will have the button bar at the top. Simply click the “home” button, and you will return to the home page.
From the GalleriaAfricana.com home page, there are three ways to find what you desire:

·      The home page has direct links to various categories of artists and merchandise GalleriaAfricana.com currently has available.

·      On the home page there is an index button that will lead you to a portfolio of all artists. Click on the portfolio button to view it.

·      Soon to be added is a search utility. When the utility is available, click on the Search button on the home page, and then enter the word(s) you are looking for. It will take you to the selected artist's portfolio. 

When it comes to your credit card and personal information, ordering online at GalleriaAfricana.com is guaranteed to be simple and secure. There is NO need to fill out a registration form or download software to shop with us. Also, when you place an order with GalleriaAfricana.com, you can feel confident that our secure server protects your credit card information. Each online transaction at the GalleriaAfricana.com web site is handled with industry-standard SSL Encryption. When you type in your credit card number, it is transmitted across the Internet in an encrypted (scrambled) form, when it gets to us the number is decoded.

In the store, you will be presented with options regarding the artist you are looking for. By following these links you will be brought to a page with thumbnail photographs of each painting GalleriaAfricana.com has available. If you click a thumbnail or the link underneath it, you will be brought to a full-size page that has a larger picture with detailed information about the painting. Every in-stock item will have an ORDER button.

Once you have selected an item, simply click on the “ADD" button and your selection will be added to your shopping cart. Putting an item in your shopping cart does not commit you to buying it. After you put the item in your basket, you can decide to place the order immediately, or to continue shopping.

You are allowed to put as many items as you wish into your shopping basket. When you are finished shopping and would like to place the order, you can get back to your shopping basket simply by clicking on the Show Order button.

We encourage you to enter your credit card number on-line, as this is the most efficient and simple way to process your sales request. However, you have the option of contacting us at custservice@GalleriaAfricana.com to place your order. Just give us your name, phone number, and the best time to reach you. A representative will contact you to process your order over the phone. 

GalleriaAfricana.com ships orders within 3 business days, via UPS Ground or 2nd Day Air for shipments within the United States. Shipments outside the United States are shipped via UPS Worldwide Expedited.

*Please note that (processing time) + (shipping time) = total delivery time.

Our standard shipping and handling fees are as follows:

UPS Ground - $5.00 (within the US) UPS 2nd Day Air - $15.00 (within the US) UPS Worldwide Expedited - $55.00 (outside the US)

Sales Tax

A sales tax of 8.75% will only be charged on orders sent within the state of Illinois. 

Yes, using your credit card at GalleriaAfricana.com is perfectly safe.

GalleriaAfricana.com uses secure server software (SSL), which is the industry standard and ranks among the very best software available today for secure commerce transactions. It encrypts (scrambles) all of your personal information, together with your credit card number, name, and address, so that the information cannot be read as it travels over the Internet. 

At GalleriaAfricana.com our number one priority is customer satisfaction; therefore, all items purchased from GalleriaAfricana.com carry a 14-day money back guarantee. If you are not completely satisfied with the quality of the merchandise, please return the unused merchandise to us for a refund or exchange (less shipping and handling fees). We will gladly issue a refund for the price of the item(s) returned. Shipping costs will only be refunded in cases of  defective paintings or if the return is due to shipping error.

If you have any questions or comments regarding your purchase, please feel free to contact us at:


Attn: Customer Service

3346 S. Calumet Ave

Chicago, Illinois 60616

(312) 326-1164

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