NEW YORK GALLERIES
New York City. You name it, it’s here. Some call it the capital of the art world and its history backs that up. Galleries from Chelsea to Bushwick are known world-wide, and the locals aren’t as bad as they say.
George Adams Gallery
531 West 26th Street, New York, NY 10001/ 1212.564.8480/ www.georgeadamsgallery.com
The George Adams Gallery traces its origins to the Allan Frumkin Gallery, Chicago, founded in 1952. In 1959 Allan Frumkin opened a gallery in New York that became its principal location, and George Adams’ association began there in 1980. Mr. Adams and Mr. Frumkin formed a partnership in 1988 and the gallery’s name was changed to Frumkin/Adams. Following Mr. Frumkin’s retirement in 1995, the gallery became the George Adams Gallery and in 2005, after 46 years on 57th Street, relocated to West 26th Street in Chelsea. Today the George Adams Gallery regularly exhibits the work of James Barsness, Enrique Chagoya, Lesley Dill, Diane Edison, Amer Kobaslija... Open: Tue - Fri, 10 am - 6 pm; Saturday, 11 am - 6 pm; Mondays by appointment.
George Billis Gallery
525 West 26th Street, New York, NY 10001/ 1212.645.2621/ www.georgebillis.com
The George Billis Gallery is an exhibition space located in the heart of the Chelsea Art District in New York City. The Gallery was established in March of 1997, and was the 12th Gallery to open in Chelsea. The George Billis Gallery is located at 525 West 26th Street on the Ground Floor. The newly renovated gallery is 3,600 square feet, spacious and a perfect venue for viewing sophisticated artwork as well as hosting special events. In 2004, George Billis opened a second location in the burgeoning art district of Culver City, Los Angeles. The Gallery features work by both national and international emerging and established artists. Please visit both our west coast and east coast locations. Open: Tue - Sat, 10 am - 6 pm.
International Print Center New York
508 W 26th St, 5th Floor, New York, NY 10001/ 1212.989.5090/ www.ipcny.org
International Print Center New York is New York’s first and only non-profit arts institution dedicated to the innovative presentation of printed art, by emerging and established, national and international artists. Founded in 2000, the print center is a vibrant hub and flagship institution, maintaining its artist-centered approach through its New Prints exhibition series and dynamic scholarly exhibitions that engage the medium in all its varied formats. Since its inception, IPCNY has organized over 90 New Prints and curated exhibitions. Open: Tue - Sat, 11 am- 6 pm.
533 West 26 Street, New York, NY 10001/ 1212.714.9500/ www.jamescohan.com
The James Cohan Gallery is an art gallery in the Chelsea neighborhood of Manhattan, New York, featuring international contemporary art from both established and emerging artists. James Cohan's diverse programming includes solo exhibitions of gallery artists and two thematic group exhibitions every year. Open: Tue - Sat, 10 am - 6 pm.
Maxwell Davidson Gallery
521 W 26th St, NY, New York/ 1212.759.7555/ www.davidsongallery.com
Founded in 2006, Davidson Contemporary is a new program and division of Maxwell Davidson Gallery. Under the direction of Maxwell Davidson IV and Charles C. Davidson, Davidson Contemporary presents the work of both emerging and mid-career artists who work in a range of media: from sculpture and works on paper to new media. While the program represents artists from around the world, it puts special focus on artists from the United States and the United Kingdom. Open: Mon - Fri, 10 am - 6 pm.
Magnan Metz Gallery
521 West 26th Street, New York, NY 10001/ 1212.244.2344/ magnanmetz.com
Magnan Metz Gallery is co-owned and directed by Alberto Magnan and Dara Metz. The Gallery exhibits international emerging and established artists working in a broad range of mediums. Magnan Metz works closely with its artists to support complex projects in both the private and public sphere. The program focuses on non-traditional artwork incorporating mixed media, installation, video and conceptual sculpture. The gallery is proud to have presented the first exhibitions for artists such as Duke Riley, Alexandre Arrechea, Alejandro Almanza Pereda and Sofia Maldonado. Open: Tue - Sat, 10 am - 6 pm.
Mary Ryan Gallery
515 W 26th St, New York, NY 10001/ 1212.397.0669/ www.maryryangallery.com
For more than three decades, Mary Ryan Gallery has represented an international roster of artists and important estates. A member of the Art Dealers Association of America (ADAA) and a founding member of the International Fine Print Dealers Association (IFPDA), the gallery deals in Post-War and Contemporary art, including Minimalism, Abstract Expressionism, Pop art, and early 20th-century British and American artists, with an emphasis on the Grosvenor School and British Modernists, Provincetown Printers, American art of the 1920s-1940s, and the best of children’s book artists. Open: Tue - Sat, 10 am - 6 pm.
Mitchell-Innes & Nash
534 West 26th street, New York, NY 10002/ 1212.744.7400/ caseykaplangallery.com
Founded by Lucy Mitchell-Innes and David Nash, who previously headed the worldwide Contemporary and Impressionist & Modern Art divisions of Sotheby’s, Mitchell-Innes & Nash places exemplary contemporary artists within a historical context, revealing a continuity of ideas and aesthetic virtuosity from the Modern era through the present day. Mitchell-Innes & Nash’s renowned exhibition program fosters excellence within artistic practice, while forging an informed dialogue between emerging and established internationally recognized artists. From acclaimed surveys of 20th century masters, such as Jean Arp, Anthony Caro, Jay DeFeo, Willem de Kooning, Leon Kossoff, Kenneth Noland, Roy Lichtenstein, and Nicolas de Stael, to solo exhibitions of Sarah Braman, Keltie Ferris, Daniel Lefcourt, Pope.L, Martha Rosler, and Jessica Stockholder, Mitchell-Innes & Nash has proven expertise in both advancing the careers of emerging artists and maintaining the superior standard set by established artists. Open: Tue - Sat, 10 am - 6 pm.
526 W 26th St #318, New York, NY 10001/ 1212.243.3335/ nicoleklagsbrun.com
Nicole Klagsbrun Gallery was established in 1989 in New York City. An advocate of independent thought, the gallery presents young emerging and mid-career artists who follow a tradition of contemporary innovation. Since its inception, Nicole Klagsbrun Gallery has been a consistent force in the international contemporary art world and has built a reputation for successfully identifying new talent and nurturing careers of artists such as Bas Jan Ader, Matthew Day Jackson, Jay DeFeo, Jimmie Durham, John Giorno, Candida Höfer, Rashid Johnson, Karen Kilimnik, Adam McEwen, John Pilson, Mika Rottenberg and Karlheinz Weinberger. Open: only by appointment.
521 West 26th St., New York, NY 10001/ 1212.629.6100/ www.paceprints.com
Pace Prints is a publisher of contemporary fine art prints as well as a gallery that exhibits and offers for sale a wide variety of prints by contemporary artists from the 1960s to the present. Many of the prints on this website and at our New York City galleries, located at 32 East 57th Street and at 521 West 26th Street, have been printed in one of our printmaking workshops in Manhattan and in Brooklyn. Since 1968, we have collaborated in creating print editions with over 125 artists. Pace Master Prints is our modern master print gallery, located at 32 East 57th Street, and specializes in prints from the late 19th Century to the mid 20th Century. In addition to our print galleries, and also located at 32 East 57th Street, is Pace Primitive, a gallery that exhibits and offers for sale traditional African, Oceanic, and Asian art. Open: Tue -Fri, 9:30 am - 5:30; Saturday, 10 am - 5 pm.
Pavel Zoubok Gallery
531 West 26th Street, New York, NY 10001/ 1212.675.7490/ www.pavelzoubok.com
Since 1997, Pavel Zoubok Gallery has exhibited the work of contemporary and modern artists with a particular focus in the fields of collage, assemblage and mixed media installation. From the outset, our program has combined modern and contemporary works in an effort to create a cohesive art historical and commercial context for collage and its related forms, spanning most of the major art movements of the postwar period. While the primary market has always been the driving force of our program, represented by a diverse group of contemporary artists, we have always maintained an inventory of works by important proponents of the medium, including Hannelore Baron, Joe Brainard, Joseph Cornell, Al Hansen, Grace Hartigan, Ray Johnson, Jiri Kolar, Robert Motherwell, Louise Nevelson, Mimmo Rotella, Anne Ryan, Jacques Villegle and David Wojnarowicz. Open: Tue - Fri, 10 am - 6 pm; Saturday, 11 am - 6 pm.
85 Delancey Street, New York, NY 10002/ 1646.397.8340/ portercontemporary.com
Launched in 2006, Porter Contemporary is dedicated to showcasing artists from around the world whose work embodies both skill and risk taking. The mission of Porter Contemporary continues to be based on founder Jessica L. Porter's vision of opening contemporary art collecting to a broader audience. Over the years, the gallery has earned a dedicated following of new and established collectors who value art that pushes boundaries. In addition to presenting many distinctive exhibitions throughout the year, Porter Contemporary also provides art rental, art consultation services, collection management and artwork installation. Open by appointment 7 days a week.
Rick Wester Fine Art
526 West 26th Street, Suite 417, New York, NY 10001/ 1212.255.5560/ www.rickwesterfineart.com
On the field of photographic art sales and promotion for over 30 years, Rick Wester founded Rick Wester Fine Art, Inc. (RWFA) in 2004 as an art services company specializing in artist representation, consulting to private collectors and corporations, secondary market sales and appraisals. RWFA has developed an exciting exhibitions program promoting the work of its artists and other contemporary photographers as well as private collections and estates. Rick Wester Fine Art is a member of AIPAD, the Association of International Photography Art Dealers. Open: Tue - Fri, 10 am - 6 pm; Saturday, 11 am - 6 pm.
Robert Mann Gallery
525 West 26th Street, 2nd Floor, New York NY 10001/ 1212.989.7600/ www.robertmann.com
Robert Mann Gallery specializes in 20th-century masters of photograph and an international cadre of emerging and midcareer artists working in photo-based art. The gallery exhibits vintage photographs and contemporary works that contextualize and promote new movements in the field, with exhibitions of established masters like Ansel Adams and Robert Frank; mid- and late-career artists such as Joe Deal, Jeff Brouws, Wijnanda Deroo and Michael Kenna; and emerging artists at the cutting edge of the contemporary art including Holly Andres, Gail Albert Halaban, Julie Blackmon and Mary Mattingly. Open: Tue - Fri, 10 am - 6 pm; Saturday, 11 am - 6 pm.
Robert Miller Gallery
524 W 26th St, New York, NY 10001/ 1212.366.4774/ www.robertmillergallery.com
Robert Miller Gallery was established in 1977 to encourage the reappraisal of underrepresented voices in contemporary art and provide a platform for a critical re-thinking of the 20th century canon. Over the years, the gallery has established an international reputation by working directly with some of the most important and influential artists of the last three decades including Yayoi Kusama, Ai Wei Wei, Louise Bourgeois, David Hockney, Leon Kossoff, Lee Krasner, Patti Smith, Robert Mapplethorpe, Joan Mitchell, Alice Neel, Georgia O’Keeffe, Andy Warhol, and Tom Wesselmann, and with the estates of Diane Arbus, Eva Hesse and Jean-Michel Basquiat. Today the gallery continues to promote the careers of underrepresented, mid-career, and established artists; build public and private collections; organize significant exhibitions with other galleries; and facilitate museum shows and scholarly publications. Open: Tue - Sat, 10 am - 6 pm.
515 W 26th St, New York, NY 10001/ 1212.397.0742/ ryanleegallery.com
RYAN LEE was established in 2013 by Mary Ryan and Jeffrey Lee. Located in the Chelsea district of Manhattan, the gallery is home to a dynamic roster of international contemporary artists working in a diverse array of media. Representing both established and emerging artists, RYAN LEE is committed to showing innovative and pioneering exhibitions that represent the spectrum of contemporary art practices, and will also be a platform for many artists’ first New York exhibitions. Open: Tue - Sat, 10 am - 6 pm.
Steven Kasher Gallery
515 W 26th St, New York, NY 10001/ 1212.966.3978/ www.stevenkasher.com
Steven Kasher Gallery specializes in photography, contemporary and vintage. The gallery works with important photographers, and major photographic archives such as the National Geographic Society, The New York Times, the Andy Warhol Foundation, and Magnum. Open: Tue - Sat, 10 am - 6 pm.
Thomas Erben Gallery
526 W 26th St, New York, NY 10001/ 1212.645.8701/ www.thomaserben.com
Thomas Erben Gallery's programming is focused on contemporary art in all media. Our direction is twofold: strongly emerging artists who exhibit international relevance, and established/mid-career artists who have the promise of historical importance. Our list of artists exemplifies the international nature of the gallery’s interests, while at the core of our program we adhere to a standard of challenging art, open to crossing conceptual as well as thematic boundaries. Open: Tue - Sat, 10 am - 6 pm.
532 Gallery Thomas Jaeckel
532 West 25th Street, New York, NY 10001/ 1917.701.3338/ 532gallery.com
The Gallery’s objective is to present fresh, vibrant works that capture the aesthetic dynamics of 21st century culture. The gallery represents a group of internationally established mid-career and emerging artists who are producing significant works of lasting value that explore, engage and resonate with contemporary visual culture. These artists work in a variety of styles and a range of media that includes painting, sculpture, photography, video and performance art. Open: Tue – Sat, 12:30 am – 5:30 pm or by appointment.
Able Fine Art NY
143B Orchard St New York, NY 10002/ 1212.477.1188/ www.ablefineartny.com
Able Fine Art NY Gallery is dedicated to showcasing established international artists. A new branch, Able Fine Art NY Gallery Seoul opened in Seoul, Korea in 2011. The second branch has become a platform for cross-cultural exchange. While continuing to develop emerging Korean artists and exhibiting established Korean artists, the gallery also works to introduce New York based artists and international artists to Korean audiences and to bring works of Korean artists to, New York. Open: Tue - Sat, 11 am - 6 pm.
530 W 25th St, New York, NY 10001/ 1212.226.4151/ www.agora-gallery.com
Founded in 1984 by a fine artist, Agora Gallery is a contemporary art gallery dedicated to the promotion of national and international artists seeking exposure to the New York art market. Agora Gallery connects artists with professionals, art collectors, and other artists to create an ever growing family dedicated to the world of fine art. Agora Gallery is located in the heart of New York City’s renowned Chelsea art district, home to some of the world’s most prestigious galleries. Spanning the street level, our elegant, yet welcoming exhibition space is open and well-lit with 14-18 foot ceilings to allow all forms of artwork to shine. Great natural light and a versatile 4,000 square feet floor plan make Agora the perfect venue for artists and art organizations to exhibit their work. Open: Tue - Sat, 11 am - 6 pm.
Amsterdam Whitney Gallery
531 West 25th Street, Ground Floor, Suite 4, New York, NY 10001/ 1212.255.9050/ www.amsterdamwhitneygallery.com
Known as "Ambassadors of the Chelsea Art World," Ambassador Dr. Alton Louis Amsterdam III and Ms. Ruthie Tucker dynamically liaise with a distinguished client base of elite private collectors and social VIPs. AMSTERDAM WHITNEY GALLERY pre-eminently affords the acquisitor the extraordinary opportunity to acquire the most carefully curated, Contemporary Masters in the global art market. Recognized as “The Most Beautiful Gallery in Chelsea,” AMSTERDAM WHITNEY Gallery is strategically located in the “Heart of Chelsea” the unrivaled, influential global epicenter of the art world. Home to over 200 leading galleries and the Chelsea Museum of Art, Chelsea is the ultimate undisputed international art destination for the informed collector and accomplished artist. The cachet of Chelsea attracts prominent art visitors worldwide. Open: Tue - Sat, 11 am - 5 pm.
530 W 25th St, New York, NY/ 1212.929.4506/ www.artemisagallery.com
Since it’s founding in 2012, Artemisa Gallery has made a commitment to representing established and emerging Latin American artists. The gallery exhibits a wide range of mediums from painting, sculpture, drawing, mixed media, video, and installation to create an up to date vision of contemporary Latin American Art. Open: By Appointment Only .
Blue Mountain Gallery
530 West 25th, 4th floor, New York, NY 10001/ 1646.486.4730/ www.bluemountaingallery.org
The original mission of the Blue Mountain Gallery was to show the work of strong representational painters and to stimulate the representational tradition of painting which was almost totally absent from New York’s commercial galleries in 1980. Over the years the mission has grown to include both representational and abstract painters. To accomplish this, the members regularly view the slides of artists for inclusion in the gallery, exhibit their work and invite the public to openings of the shows and educational talks. The gallery has held public poetry readings by such notable poets as the late Kenneth Koch, collaborations between poets and painters with the poets reading their work, talks by the late film maker and member, Rudy Burckhardt, and occasional dance recitals. Open: Tue – Sat, 11 am – 6 pm.
530 W 25th St #404, New York, NY 10001/ 1646.230.6655/ www.bowerygallery.org
The gallery is incorporated as a non-profit organization of representational and non-representational artists. A national competition, sponsored by the gallery in August, has been juried by such notable artists as Nell Blaine, Louis Finkelstein, Lois Dodd, Rosemary Beck, Natalie Charkow, Jane Freilicher, Gabriel Laderman, Joan Snyder, Janet Fish, Wilbur Niewald, William Bailey, Bill Jensen, John Walker, Paul Resika, Rackstraw Downes, and renowned art critic Jed Perl. The juror for 2011 was Stanley Lewis. Open: Tue - Sat, 11 am - 6 pm.
Cheim & Read
547 W 25th St, New York, NY 10001/ 1212.242.7727/ www.cheimread.com
Cheim & Read was founded in 1997 by John Cheim and Howard Read. The gallery actively represents an international group of leading contemporary artists and estates, embracing diverse artistic practices, from painting and sculpture to photography and video. Artists represented have exhibited extensively in museums and galleries world-wide, and are regularly included in exhibitions such as the Venice Biennale, Whitney Biennial, Carnegie International and Documenta. Established in New York City’s Chelsea neighborhood, Cheim & Read has an airy, 6,000 square foot building with multiple spaces, allowing for intimate or expansive exhibition formats. Open: Tue -Sat, 10 am - 6 pm.
CUE Art Foundation
137 W 25th St, New York, NY 10001/ 1212.206.3583/ cueartfoundation.org
CUE Art Foundation is a dynamic visual arts center dedicated to creating essential career and educational opportunities for emerging and under-recognized artists of all ages. Through exhibitions, arts education, and public programs, CUE provides artists and audiences with sustaining and meaningful experiences and resources. CUE was founded in 2002 by a group of visionary and entrepreneurial art enthusiasts who wanted to showcase a wide range of incredible artwork from across the country. Ever since, CUE's founders have remained dedicated to supporting artists at all stages of their careers. Open: Tue -Sat, 10 am - 5 pm.
525 West 25th Street, New York, NY 10001/ 1212.767.1852/ www.driscollbabcock.com
Driscoll Babcock Galleries is New York’s oldest art gallery and has represented important contemporary artists for more than 160 years. The Gallery’s strong focus on American Masters includes Asher B. Durand, Thomas Cole, John F. Kensett, Winslow Homer, Thomas Eakins, John Marin, Marsden Hartley, Charles Sheeler, Edwin Dickinson, and Stuart Davis. This program is complemented by an active pursuit of important works by Edgar Degas, Paul Cézanne, Henri Matisse, Pablo Picasso, John Graham, Mark Tobey, Ben Nicholson, Alexander Calder, Henry Moore, Willem de Kooning, Franz Kline, and Jules Olitski, among many others. Open: Tue - Fri, 10 am - 6 pm; Saturday, 12 am - 6 pm.
555 W 25th Street, New York, NY 10001/ 1917.305.0003/ www.galleryhenoch.com
Gallery Henoch represents painters and sculptors who exemplify the best in contemporary American, European, and Asian Realism. The work exhibited comprises a wide diversity of styles and subject matter. These artists stand out for their imagination and distinctive personal approach. All reflect Gallery Henoch's commitment to an art based on individual, subjective style and sensibility. Open: Tue - Sat, 10:30 am - 6 pm.
Leila Heller Gallery
568 West 25th Street, New York, NY 10001/ 1212.249.7695/ www.leilahellergallery.com
Since its establishment over three decades ago, Leila Heller Gallery has gained worldwide recognition as a pioneer in promoting creative dialogue and exchange between Western artists and Middle Eastern, Central and Southeast Asian artists. In 2010, the gallery moved from the Upper East Side to its flagship space in Chelsea where it has garnered a reputation for identifying and cultivating the careers of artists leaving a lasting impact on contemporary art and culture. Currently representing a diverse roster of Western and Middle Eastern artists, the gallery is also active in the American, European and Middle Eastern secondary art markets. Open: Tue - Sat, 10 am - 6 pm; Mondays by appointment.