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Opus Metal Exhibition Frames - Glass

Opus' owner, David van Berckel, developed the Opus Metal Exhibition Frame in the mid-70s, taking inspiration from the frames he saw when visiting the galleries and museums of Europe. Drawing on his engineering degree, he designed a frame that is highly functional for exhibition use, allowing users to easily change out artwork.

Trevor from Opus Granville Island sets the framework for the features and assembly of our ever-popular Opus Metal Exhibition Frame in this quick and simple video.

This frame has become renowned for its simplicity, quality of construction, and ease of reuse. For nearly 40 years, it has stood the test of time, becoming a staple item for professional artists, photographers, museums, art galleries, and schools alike.

The Opus Metal Exhibition Frame (or "OMEX" to those who know it well) has also become widely used in home decor as its universal quality showcases artwork in a classic style that is beyond trend.


Opus Metal Exhibition Frames: Perfect for works of art on paper or art board and photographs.

  • This brushed aluminum frame is available in Satin Black and Satin Silver
  • Includes regular glass, acid-free backing barrier paper, and quick-release hardboard backing, plus hanging clips, plastic-coated wire. Hanging hardware sold separately
  • 10 sizes ranging from 8″  10″ to 22″  28″ available for purchase in-store
  • 5 sizes available in bulk shipping packs of 5 frames for online and phone orders

Opus Metal Exhibition Frames are also available with plexi.


Opus PLUS Members' Bulk Pricing:

Buy 1+ and save 5%
Buy 10+ and save 10%
Buy 20+ and save 15%
Buy 30+ and save 20%
Buy 40+ and save 25%

Bulk discount off regular prices only.

Please note that bulk discount can be applied to a large quantities of single items only. Bulk prices and sale prices cannot be combined. The greater of either discount will be applied.

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Name Size Price Qty
Opus Metal Exhibition Frame - Black 8X10 24.50 icon-instoreonly
Opus Metal Exhibition Frame - Black 8.5X11 25.40 icon-instoreonly
Opus Metal Exhibition Frame - Black 10X12 31.80 icon-instoreonly
Opus Metal Exhibition Frame - Black 11X14 34.60 icon-instoreonly
Opus Metal Exhibition Frame - Black 12X16 37.70 icon-instoreonly
Opus Metal Exhibition Frame - Black 14X18 41.50 icon-instoreonly
Opus Metal Exhibition Frame - Black 16X20 46.30 icon-instoreonly
Opus Metal Exhibition Frame - Black 18X24 53.10 icon-instoreonly
Opus Metal Exhibition Frame - Black 22X28 63.80 icon-instoreonly
Opus Metal Exhibition Frame - Silver 8X10 24.50 icon-instoreonly
Opus Metal Exhibition Frame - Silver 8.5X11 25.40 icon-instoreonly
Opus Metal Exhibition Frame - Silver 10X12 31.80 icon-instoreonly
Opus Metal Exhibition Frame - Silver 11X14 34.60 icon-instoreonly
Opus Metal Exhibition Frame - Silver 12X16 37.70 icon-instoreonly
Opus Metal Exhibition Frame - Silver 14X18 41.50 icon-instoreonly
Opus Metal Exhibition Frame - Silver 16X20 46.30 icon-instoreonly
Opus Metal Exhibition Frame - Silver 18X24 53.10 icon-instoreonly
Opus Metal Exhibition Frame - Silver 22X28 63.80 icon-instoreonly
18 found, showing page 1 of 1