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Arts & Museums
The Visual Arts Gallery in Chelsea near the Starrett-Lehigh building, is a modern art facility. It has a vast area including four cutting edge galleries. You could also venture onto the terrace...or do a little sight seeing as the gallery overlooks Lower Manhattan and Hudson River. The Visual Arts Gallery is one of a kind because it allows outstanding students to sell their work along side famous artists.
Pristine white walls and earthy wooden floor make up the Roebling Hall Art Gallery. Showcasing work of talents like Sebastiaan Bremer, Courtney Smith and many more, this is one of the most prestigious and sought after gallery in Chelsea. The well-lit gallery is host to various exhibitions and is always booked for various events and screenings. Surely a must visit for all art lovers. Appointments also accepted.
The Robert Mann gallery features individual artists showcasing their work. Chip Hooper, Susan Rankaitis, Henry Wessel, Elijah Gowin are a few amongst many artists, whose works have been exhibited here. You are definitely going to come back for more! Every few months Robert Mann displays a new artist. This gallery also hosts art fairs with Pulse(New York) and Pulse(Miami). So drop in and be amazed!
Kent Fine Art concentrates on the works of late 19th Century and 20th Century avant-garde artists such as Antonio Muntadas, Dennis Adams and Herbert Bayer. It shows paintings, sculpture and multimedia art in special exhibitions. The gallery also publishes monographs of its curatorial projects. There is no admission fee to view the artwork.
The 303 is not your regular gallery, so if you think your visit is going to be boring, you are wrong! This place hosts solo and group exhibitions and at times even art fairs. Sue Williams, David Thorpe and Edgar Bryan are some of the world famous artists who have displayed their works here. Laylah Ali gave her first solo show here in February, 2005.
Located in a revamped Cathedral-like warehouse in downtown Chelsea, this gallery is one of the best in the city. It showcases already established as well as upcoming artists, who are talented enough to get right up there in the world of art. Lots of critics and art connoisseurs believe that Gagosian introduced art to Chelsea. You can appreciate the sculptures, works on paper and contemporary paintings by the best artists in town. The quality of work showcased at Gagosian is so good that it almost equals that of museums!
Cheim & Read is one of the fine art galleries in Manhattan. In a city swarming with good art and plenty of people to appreciate it, Cheim had no problems identifying with an audience and creating a place for itself in the art world. Art aficionados will love the contemporary vibes of this place. The pristine white walls are in complete contrast to the vibrant and colorful paintings adorning them. Regular art shows and exhibitions on an eclectic range of themes, enliven the art scene.
This gallery features works of art from various artists in the fields of painting and photography. But that's not all, their focus is also on mixed media and sound installation. Artists who were otherwise ignored are now being recognized and appreciated. These spellbinding creations are sure to lure every eye. So here's calling all you art enthusiasts, do make a trip and enjoy yourselves.
Fredericks & Freiser art gallery represents upcoming avant-garde artists. The interiors are minimalist with bare white walls and ceilings and a dull gray flooring. However, the artworks present a unique visual appeal that invigorates the mind and senses. They often depict the influence of popular culture such as cinema and fashion. A full listing of artists and exhibitions can be found on their website.
This gallery is known for its exhibits of nineteenth and twentieth century, which are absolute masterpieces. Opened to the public in 1997, it has helped artists like Ronald Bladen, Theresa Chong, Emily Eveleth and more to bring their talents to the fore. A recent exhibition included the works of Zebedee Jones and Barry La Va. Abstract art lovers and those especially interested in sculptures should find a paradise in here!
A visit to Sonnabend Gallery is always a puzzled surprise as you might come for one particular exhibition and end up wandering through some other unique collection of exhibits. The gallery has the capacity of not only accommodating more than one exhibition at a time, but it also showcases original furniture pieces and photography other than paintings. Right from the first exhibition back in 1971, where Brit duo Gilbert and George put up their well-known 'Singing Sculpture', Sonnabend has been a place where artists, old and new, can find an outlet for freely expressing themselves. Call for event schedule and reservations.
Lehmann Maupin, was opened in 1996 and has over the years showcased works of contemporary artists. You can be sure of catching glimpses of unique paintings, photography, sculpture, video, and mixed-media works. Well known artists as well as new talent can be found displaying their art here. Lehmann Maupin has a second gallery in the Bowery area as well. Check website for more details on current and upcoming events.