Quidley & Company Fine Art Gallery
26 Main St., Nantucket, Boston, Massachusetts, USA/ 1508.228.4300/ quidleyandco.com
Quidley & Company represents the best of contemporary realism and impressionism and works with clients to build collections of distinction. The gallery features landscapes, portraits and figurative works, marine and still lifes by the preeminent artists working today. Quidley’s consulting services encompass acquisition and installation to curation and design. Open: Tue - Fri, 9:30 am - 5 pm; Saturday, 10:30 am - 5 pm.
Miller Yezerski Gallery
460 Harrison Ave, A16, Boston, Massachusetts, USA/ 1617.262.0550/ www.milleryezerskigallery.com
Miller Yezerski Gallery is one of the most highly respected contemporary art galleries in Boston, MA with decades of experience in the art market. The gallery is located in a premier space in the SoWA section of the South End and is the joint venture of longtime gallerists Ellen Miller and Howard Yezerski. Their combined stable of artists includes such notable figures as Rona Pondick, Lalla Essaydi and John O’Reilly whose photography, painting, sculpture, installations, and multimedia work have been widely exhibited including the Whitney Biennial, The Museum of Contemporary Art in Los Angeles, The Venice Biennale, MoMA, and the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston. Open: Tue – Sat , 11 am – 5:30 pm & by appointment.
Vose Galleries of Boston Inc
238 Newbury St, Boston, Massachusetts, USA/ 1617.536.6176/ www.vosegalleries.com
Since the founding of Vose Galleries in 1841, the Vose family has amassed over 300 years of experience in the art world, and has handled more than 34,000 American paintings, including over 25 artists' estates. Vose Galleries specializes in top quality 18th, 19th and early 20th century American realist paintings and works on paper. Passed down through six generations from father to son- now daughters, Vose is the oldest family-owned art gallery in America, and has established a reputation for expertise in the history, acquisition and valuation of American art. The gallery has helped to build numerous public and private collections: Vose paintings hang in over 150 museums nationwide. Open: Tue - Fri, 9:30 am - 5:30 pm; Saturday, 10 am - 5:30 pm.
The SOWA Artists Guild at 450 Harrison Avenue is a non-profit association of professional studio artists. The Guild’s purpose is to promote the diversity and individuality of the artists working in this flagship space, 450 Harrison Ave, the center of the SOWA Art District. The SOWA artist district of Boston has developed into a major artist community with hundreds of artists’ studios and dozens of galleries. At the center of SOWA, 450 Harrison Avenue is home to 15 galleries and over 70 artist studios. The members of the SOWA Artist Guild are an eclectic group – from different parts of the world, working in different mediums, each with a unique approach to creative expression. Open: daily, 10 am - 5 pm.
33 Newbury Street, Boston, Massachusetts, USA/ 617.266.8001/ www.galerie-dorsay.com
Since 2000, Galerie d’Orsay has served as Boston’s première resource for the finest of Master Works. Located in the heart of Boston’s Back Bay, the gallery and its qualified staff, provide acquisition and collection expertise to a wide-ranging global base of discerning art collectors. Galerie d’Orsay’s collection spans six centuries of art featuring works by preeminent old master, impressionist and modern artists, while maintaining an internationally renowned stable of living artists.
450 Harrison Avenue #37, Boston, Massachusetts, USA/ 1617.482.0411/ www.gallerykayafas.com
Phoenix readers deemed Gallery Kayafas the best art gallery of the year, and I have to agree. The gallery focuses on photography, like the dynamic works of Dr. Harold Edgerton, but there are a variety of other pieces featured as well, including a current exhibit of Hargadonas work. Open: Tue - Sat, 11 am - 5:30 pm.