Wendy Gillespie and Idiosyncratic Expressions

This fall Agora Gallery is pleased to present Solo Exhibition: Wendy Gillespie and group exhibition Idiosyncratic Expressions. Wendy Gillespie paints landscapes that manage to be both highly detailed and impressionistic in their light touch. The works incorporate a mature sense of color and a classical artist’s sensitivity to distance and atmosphere. Gillespie’s versatile skills allow her to depict a wide range of water and land scenes, including tranquil lakes, churning oceans, grassy plains, sun-bathed orchards, and stately mountains. With Gillespie’s finely tuned observational paintings on one hand, the gallery will also feature a group exhibition of exceptional transformative agility in Idiosyncratic Expressions. These cutting-edge interpreters offer surreal visions of people walking up walls, untethered shapes floating through space, and real-world landmarks filtered through bold colors and flattened perspectives. Figures, objects, and terrains are all reimagined. Through painting and sculpture, this group exhibition showcases some of the strongest and most precise artistic visions in the contemporary landscape.

Both exhibitions will open on October 14th, 2016 and run through November 3rd, 2016 with a joint opening reception on Thursday, October 20 from 6-8 PM. Admission is free.

Exhibition Dates: October 14, 2016 – November 3, 2016

Reception: Thursday October 20, 2016, 6:00pm – 8:00pm

Gallery Hours: Tues-Sat 11:00am – 6:00pm

Gallery Location: 530 West 25th St, Chelsea, New York

Event URL:  http://www.agora-gallery.com/receptionexhibitions/10_20_2016.aspx  

Featured Artists:

Te Hirangi: Wendy Gillespie / a Solo Exhibition

Wendy Gillespie

Idiosyncratic Expressions

Yetty Elzas  |  Luz Letts  |  Maria Bayardo  |  Susan Marx  |  Kerstin Lundin  |  Nomi Knecht  |  Rody  |  Mark Salevitz  |  Brenda Ness-Cooper  |  Laura Colantonio  |  Sandra Mueller-Dick  |  Henrik Sjöström  |  Alexander Telin  |  Arlette Zurbuchen

About Agora Gallery

Agora Gallery is a contemporary fine art gallery located in the heart of Chelsea’s fine art district in New York. Established in 1984, Agora Gallery specializes in connecting art dealers and collectors with national and international artists. The art gallery’s expert consultants are available to assist corporate and private clients in procuring original artwork to meet their organization’s specific needs and budget requirements. With a strong online presence and popular online gallery, ARTmine, coupled with the spacious and elegant physical gallery space, the work of our talented artists, who work in diverse media and styles, can receive the attention it deserves. Over the years Agora Gallery has sponsored and catered to special events aimed at fostering social awareness and promoting the use of art to help those in need.

Color, Culture, and Art in NYC at Agora Gallery

Agora Gallery brings three bold group exhibitions with a global perspective to New York this July. Figuratively Speaking is a wide-ranging collection of works that focus on form – not necessarily the human shape, although that is a favored and fruitful subject, but the compositional possibilities of angles and curves. Dynamic Visions brings together artists of pinpointed vision: those people who can translate any image into their own visual language and are singularly capable of creating an atmosphere with their art. The French Perspective is a survey of the contemporary art scene in France that takes the viewer through the photography, abstraction, and surrealism making waves today. Together, this collection of group exhibits offers a uniquely varied look at some of the most exciting artists currently working – all around the world.

All three exhibitions open July 8th, 2016 and run through July 28th. There will be a reception open to the public on Thursday July 14th, from 6pm to 8pm. Admission is free.

Exhibition Dates: July 8, 2016 – July 28, 2016

Reception: Thursday July 14, 2016, 6:00pm – 8:00pm

Gallery Hours: Tues-Sat 11:00am – 6:00pm

Gallery Location: 530 West 25th St, Chelsea, New York

Event URL:  http://www.agora-gallery.com/receptionexhibitions/7_14_2016.aspx

Featured Artists:

Figuratively Speaking

Nadia Lassman  |  Grace Dam  |  Orfeo  |  Jerry Anderson  |  Laura Saldarriaga  |  Dino Rinaldi  |  John Newcomb  |  Alexandros Megas  |  Martin Grace  |  Gustavo Gallardo  |  Robert Scurfield  |  Inna Gershov-Slutsky  |  Auriane Margueron

Dynamic Visions

Jessie Banaszak  |  Oliwia Biela  |  Zhenia Burnat  |  Carol Carpenter  |  Luba M. Caruso  |  Irit Epstein  |  Bimbi Larraburu  |  Jana Kamila Masik  |  Madai Taylor  |  Juan Urbèt  |  Winne

The French Perspective: Contemporary Art from France

Corinne Garese  |  Hervé Fayolle  |  Chantal Le Brun  |  Naji |  Alexis de Moussac  |  Dominique Cracco

About Agora Gallery

Agora Gallery is a contemporary fine art gallery located in the heart of Chelsea’s fine art district in New York. Established in 1984, Agora Gallery specializes in connecting art dealers and collectors with national and international artists. The art gallery’s expert consultants are available to assist corporate and private clients in procuring original artwork to meet their organization’s specific needs and budget requirements. With a strong online presence and popular online gallery, ARTmine, coupled with the spacious and elegant physical gallery space, the work of our talented artists, who work in diverse media and styles, can receive the attention it deserves. Over the years Agora Gallery has sponsored and catered to special events aimed at fostering social awareness and promoting the use of art to help those in need.

A Summer of Inspiration at Agora Gallery – NYC

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This June Agora Gallery will present three exhibitions that interrogate methods of visual communication for the modern world. Pathway to Abstraction features nine artists’ takes on the process of abstracting an image, moving from acrylic geometry through three-dimensional texturizing. Some … Continue reading

Fragmented Reality: An Exhibition in NYC

With gusto and energy, Agora Gallery’s exhibition Fragmented Reality boasts over one hundred artworks by twenty artists. Angela Di Bello and her team have curated a remarkable exhibition which stages an interrogation of the dynamic balance of feminine and masculine energies while eschewing both romanticism and politics. Instead it solicits contemplation of three focused concepts: the interpretation of humans and animals within a shared environment; portraiture and abstract landscapes; and opposing forces, such as happiness and sadness, pleasure and pain. Presiding over the stunning visual space, the participating artists have conjured an airy grace from an immense application of bright colors and mixed media which all come together effortlessly in this comprehensive exhibition of fine art.

Agora Gallery opens its doors for public viewing of this exhibition on February 12th with a reception on Thursday February 18th, from 6pm to 8pm. Admission is free.

Exhibition Dates: February 12, 2016 – March 3, 2016

Reception: Thursday February 18, 2016, 6:00pm – 8:00pm

Gallery Hours: Tues-Sat 11:00am – 6:00pm

Gallery Location: 530 West 25th St, Chelsea, New York

Event URL:  http://www.agora-gallery.com/receptionexhibitions/2_18_2016.aspx

Featured Artists:

Colin Grant  |  Jerry Anderson  |  Margaret Vega  |  Marianne Fernandez  |  Cher Bettencourt  |  Ayda Mansour  |  Nora Nourmohammadi  |  Jesús Martín  |  Taras Borovyk  |  Ann Drosendahl  |  Steven Anggrek  |  Susan Berg  |  German Arzate  |  Richard Light  |  William Johnston  |  Matthew J. Peake  |  PABELLO  |  RenéeRose  |  Osvaldo Bacman  |  Dominic Fondé

About Agora Gallery

Agora Gallery is a contemporary fine art gallery located in the heart of Chelsea’s fine art district in New York. Established in 1984, Agora Gallery specializes in connecting art dealers and collectors with national and international artists. The art gallery’s expert consultants are available to assist corporate and private clients in procuring original artwork to meet their organization’s specific needs and budget requirements. With a strong online presence and popular online gallery, ARTmine, coupled with the spacious and elegant physical gallery space, the work of our talented artists, who work in diverse media and styles, can receive the attention it deserves. Over the years Agora Gallery has sponsored and catered to special events aimed at fostering social awareness and promoting the use of art to help those in need.

Telling Many Stories: Plurality of Expression – NYC

In the exhibition Plurality of Expression, eight artists draw from realism, surrealism, and complete abstraction to present exciting worlds of color, emotion, and passion. We see photographs alongside paintings, each of which tell a compelling story, each with deep emotional impact. Whether featuring figures, still lifes, surreal patterns, or landscapes, the artists have captured a distinct message in their composition, one that tells the impact of human life, interactions, and natural elements. Not only are the works passionate and expressive, they are undoubtedly extraordinary feats in aesthetic and color.

The exhibition opens on January 19, 2016 and runs until February 9, 2016. The opening reception will take place on the evening of Thursday, January 21, 2016. Entrance is free.

Exhibition Dates: January 19, 2016 – February 9, 2016

Reception: Thursday January 21, 2016, 6:00pm – 8:00pm

Gallery Hours: Tues-Sat 11:00am – 6:00pm

Gallery Location: 530 West 25th St, Chelsea, New York

Event URL:  http://www.agora-gallery.com/receptionexhibitions/1_21_2016.aspx

Featured Artists:

Robert Lenz  |  Fahim Somani  |  Scott Forsyth  |  Frédéric Bruneau  |  Kyra Cowan  |  JR Rapier  |  Nancy McLean  |  Carmen Calvin  |  Filip Milosevic  |  KOLE  |  Sofya Tsvetikova

About Agora Gallery

Agora Gallery is a contemporary fine art gallery located in the heart of Chelsea’s fine art district in New York. Established in 1984, Agora Gallery specializes in connecting art dealers and collectors with national and international artists. The art gallery’s expert consultants are available to assist corporate and private clients in procuring original artwork to meet their organization’s specific needs and budget requirements. With a strong online presence and popular online gallery, ARTmine, coupled with the spacious and elegant physical gallery space, the work of our talented artists, who work in diverse media and styles, can receive the attention it deserves. Over the years Agora Gallery has sponsored and catered to special events aimed at fostering social awareness and promoting the use of art to help those in need.

Aesthetic Adventures: Two Exhibitions Come to Agora Gallery – NYC

Agora Gallery bids adieu to the old year and welcomes the new with two exhibitions of dimensions, depth, and discovery. The three artists featured in The Odyssey Within have encapsulated great emotion and vision in their highly stylized paintings. They pose their subjects, abstract and figurative alike, in such a tantalizing way as to draw out deep introspection and reverence. In Emerging Visions, artists from across the world draw from their life experiences and cultural influences to create a diverse display of aesthetic adventures. In a variety of subject matter and methodology, each artist speaks of fascinating and unavoidable truths. With a diversity sure to speak to any art lover, these two exhibitions are not to be missed this winter season.

The exhibitions open on December 29th and will run until January 14th, 2016. The opening reception will take place Thursday, January 7th, from 6-8 PM. The exhibitions and opening reception are open to the public.

Exhibition Dates: December 29, 2015 – January 14, 2016

Reception: Thursday January 7, 2016, 6:00pm – 8:00pm

Gallery Hours: Tues-Sat 11-6

Gallery Location: 530 West 25th St, Chelsea, New York

Event URL:  http://www.agora-gallery.com/receptionexhibitions/1_7_2016.aspx

Featured Artists:

Emerging Visions

Tiziana Fejzullaj  |  Ilgar Talibov  |  Kari Rindahl Endresen  |  FONSEK  |  Seppo Kari  |  Zequn Wu  |  Rozsa Dajka  |  Kuniko Anan Bartlett  |  Olivia Kapoor  |  Raul Mariaca Dalence  |  Sloane Merrick  |  Donna Shaffer  |  Eli Cantini  |  Lars Rasmussen  |  Antonio Zegarra  |  Joe Dugan  |  Lars Korse  |  Patricia Olguín

The Odyssey Within

Alfonso Rocchi  |  Gordana Tomic  |  Paola Rinaldi

About Agora Gallery

Agora Gallery is a contemporary fine art gallery located in the heart of Chelsea’s fine art district in New York. Established in 1984, Agora Gallery specializes in connecting art dealers and collectors with national and international artists. The art gallery’s expert consultants are available to assist corporate and private clients in procuring original artwork to meet their organization’s specific needs and budget requirements. With a strong online presence and popular online gallery, ARTmine, coupled with the spacious and elegant physical gallery space, the work of our talented artists, who work in diverse media and styles, can receive the attention it deserves. Over the years Agora Gallery has sponsored and catered to special events aimed at fostering social awareness and promoting the use of art to help those in need.

The Physical and the Temporal: Two Shows at Agora Gallery of Form & Context – NYC

In two exhibitions at Agora Gallery, The Persistence of Form and The Manifestation of Milieu, we are forced to contemplate both our individuality and what ties us to the world around us. In The Persistence of Form, a talented collection of painters and sculptors combine efforts to explore physicality: whether in the form of humans, wildlife, or man-made structures. These artists draw from a variety of styles and backgrounds in order to present their subjects with great care and extraordinary energy. Neighboring in the gallery, the exhibition The Manifestation of Milieu explores what lies beneath and behind the subject. Environments, whether geographical, temporal, or conceptual, fill the walls in staggering explorations of color and energy. Together, the two exhibitions feed off of each other to present a fully formed story about what it means to exist physically within a world, and what it means for a world to exist without physicality.

The exhibitions open on December 1st and will run until December 22nd, 2015. The opening reception will take place Thursday, December 3rd, from 6-8 PM. The exhibition and opening reception are open to the public.

Exhibition Dates: December 1, 2015 – December 22, 2015

Reception: Thursday December 3, 2015, 6:00pm – 8:00pm

Gallery Hours: Tues-Sat 11-6

Gallery Location: 530 West 25th St, Chelsea, New York

Event URL:  http://www.agora-gallery.com/receptionexhibitions/12_3_2015.aspx

Featured Artists:

The Manifestation of Milieu

Rocco Cardinale | Margaret Raven | Lex Heilijgers | Aleksandar Bunčić | Bettina Caro | Judy Zimbert | Oliwia Biela | Carolina Brave | mj loftus | Radoslaw Zipper | Betty Neely | Vibeke Lillefjære | Tao Jiang | Terry Firkins | James Falciano | Dario Vukorepa

Persistence of Form

Jieting Chen | Zoe Summer | Mark Salevitz | Esther Gracia Marques | Gabriel Landry | Lida Boonstra | JCK | Ron Robidoux | Stephen Najda | Esther Insa | Richard Page | MOZER | Helgi Gíslason | L.A. Cline | Arlette Zurbuchen

About Agora Gallery

Agora Gallery is a contemporary fine art gallery located in the heart of Chelsea’s fine art district in New York. Established in 1984, Agora Gallery specializes in connecting art dealers and collectors with national and international artists. The art gallery’s expert consultants are available to assist corporate and private clients in procuring original artwork to meet their organization’s specific needs and budget requirements. With a strong online presence and popular online gallery, ARTmine, coupled with the spacious and elegant physical gallery space, the work of our talented artists, who work in diverse media and styles, can receive the attention it deserves. Over the years Agora Gallery has sponsored and catered to special events aimed at fostering social awareness and promoting the use of art to help those in need.

Three Shows at Agora Gallery Question Expression and Interpretation – NYC

This November, Agora Gallery will introduce three new exhibitions that question how we see ourselves and the world around us. Illumination: An Exhibition of Fine Art Photography focuses on the potential for photography to confront and engage us in a vast, complicated, and very real world. Influence of Color pulls the viewer deep inside the mind of the artist to experience a new discernment of the self. The neighbouring show, Modalities of Expression, explores how self-expression can take on a variety of forms when excused from our standard limitations and fears. This month, Agora Gallery will make you ask: what if?

The exhibitions open on November 3rd and will run until November 24th, 2015. The opening reception will take place Thursday, November 5th, from 6-8 PM. The exhibitions and opening reception are open to the public.

Exhibition Dates: November 3, 2015 – November 24, 2015

Reception: Thursday November 5, 2015, 6:00pm – 8:00pm

Gallery Hours: Tues-Sat 11-6

Gallery Location: 530 West 25th St, Chelsea, New York

Event URL:  http://www.agora-gallery.com/receptionexhibitions/11_5_2015.aspx

Featured Artists:

Modalities of Expression

Phoebe Webb  |  Annita Faitaki  |  Chris Silver  |  CORDERO  |  Marlene Kohn  |  Björn Malm  |  Alexander Telin  |  James Chisholm  |  Jan Kotka  |  Jana Kamila Masik  |  George Pavel  |  Wallace  |  Lorraine McInnes  |  Kwesi Bovell  |  Şebnem Keçeli  |  Michael McWillie  |  Nora Maceratesi

The Influence of Color

Francis JOIRIS  |  Ozie  |  Lena Adamina Waldau  |  Marie-Claire Kramer  |  Sandra Mueller-Dick  |  Björn Ryfors  |  Gillian Smith  |  Jacob Södergren  |  Anne Grete Floenes  |  Bethany Mabee

Illumination: An Exhibition of Fine Art Photography

Samanta Aretino  |  Hermoine Macura  |  Mark James Ford  |  Irena Anna Sowinska  |  Maguel Ahliksander  |  Bruna Vangi  |  Max Ratchkauskas  |  Muhammad Abdus-Sabur  |  Bo Cheatham

About Agora Gallery

Agora Gallery is a contemporary fine art gallery located in the heart of Chelsea’s fine art district in New York. Established in 1984, Agora Gallery specializes in connecting art dealers and collectors with national and international artists. The art gallery’s expert consultants are available to assist corporate and private clients in procuring original artwork to meet their organization’s specific needs and budget requirements. With a strong online presence and popular online gallery, ARTmine, coupled with the spacious and elegant physical gallery space, the work of our talented artists, who work in diverse media and styles, can receive the attention it deserves. Over the years Agora Gallery has sponsored and catered to special events aimed at fostering social awareness and promoting the use of art to help those in need.

An International Celebration of Art at Agora Gallery

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This September, two shows open at Agora Gallery that represent the great diversity and excitement in the emerging international art scene. In the exhibition Enigmatic Visions, artists from around the world present abstract and figurative two-dimensional works that use color … Continue reading

Art-Filled August at Agora Gallery – NYC

August comes with two new exciting exhibitions at Agora Gallery. Idiosyncratic Expressions and Interpretative Realms present a collection of artists who turn the art world on its head. In Idiosyncratic Expressions, colors combine in unexpected ways, forms emerge from obscurity, and textures distort scenes into something wholly unique and important. Sharing the gallery, Interpretative Realms presents paintings that invite deep introspection, as these international artists present scenes of abstraction and familiarity, re-examining their subjects with their individual, invaluable perspectives.

The exhibitions open on July 31st and will run until August 20th, 2015. The opening reception will take place Thursday, August 6th, from 6-8 PM. The exhibitions and opening reception are open to the public.

Exhibition Dates: July 31, 2015 – August 20, 2015

Reception: Thursday August 6, 2015, 6:00pm – 8:00pm

Gallery Hours: Tues-Sat 11-6

Gallery Location: 530 West 25th St, Chelsea, New York

Event URL:  http://www.agora-gallery.com/receptionexhibitions/8_6_2015.aspx

Featured Artists:

Idiosyncratic Expressions

Tony Stockman  |  Jamie Townsend  |  Josyane Roduit-Gaudin  |  Paola Estrella  |  Vicky Talwar  |  Nico Solis  |  Hilda Kleyn  |  Katie Hartley

Interpretative Realms

Marianne Monnier-Koenig  |  Ingrid Gerhard  |  Edgar do Valle  |  Melissa Arostegui  |  Alison Barrows-Young  |  Sarah Lockett  |  Laura Benaglia Nones  |  Cecilie Galtung Doesvig  |  Lucy O’Donovan  |  Lisa Torché

About Agora Gallery

Agora Gallery is a contemporary fine art gallery located in the heart of Chelsea’s fine art district in New York. Established in 1984, Agora Gallery specializes in connecting art dealers and collectors with national and international artists. The art gallery’s expert consultants are available to assist corporate and private clients in procuring original artwork to meet their organization’s specific needs and budget requirements. With a strong online presence and popular online gallery, ARTmine, coupled with the spacious and elegant physical gallery space, the work of our talented artists, who work in diverse media and styles, can receive the attention it deserves. Over the years Agora Gallery has sponsored and catered to special events aimed at fostering social awareness and promoting the use of art to help those in need.

Conversations and Color Revolutions: Two New Exhibitions in NYC

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This July, Agora Gallery presents two collective exhibitions to re-imagine and reinvigorate the world. Répartie in Art presents the work of international artists as they tackle the concept of “space” and those who occupy it. From landscapes to fragments of a scene, from human or animal subjects to something more abstract, the works open a dialog between artist and audience on a variety of levels. Rhapsody in Color is an exhibition of immeasurable vibrancy, presenting expert combinations and groupings of hue to produce carefully calculated reactions in the viewer. By applying their manipulations of color to a variety of subjects, the featured artists add their thumbprint to familiar and foreign scenes to establish worlds of their own.

The exhibitions open on July 7th and will run until July 28th, 2015. The opening reception will take place Thursday, July 9th, from 6-8 PM. The exhibitions and opening reception are open to the public.

Exhibition Dates: July 7, 2015 – July 28, 2015

Reception: Thursday July 9, 2015, 6:00pm – 8:00pm

Gallery Hours: Tues-Sat 11-6

Gallery Location: 530 West 25th St, Chelsea, New York

Event URL:  http://www.agora-gallery.com/receptionexhibitions/7_9_2015.aspx

Featured Artists:

Répartie in Art

Agnès Vangell  |  Eva Otterstrom  |  Pierre Montgrain  |  Eduardo Pola  |  Paul Morado  |  Patricia Turin  |  Helga Zumstein  |  Koki Morimoto  |  Justine Bonvarlet  |  Paolo Bongianino  |  Harold Miller  |  Paul Sonabend  |  Jun Jamosmos

Rhapsody in Color

Lars Aukrust  |  Vesna Peko Luketic  |  Lydia Helbing-Schweng  |  Elena Gutierrez  |  Peter Ray Mwasha  |  Donna Broder  |  Roger Roth  |  Krim Benterrak  |  Maria Soledad Pontel  |  Kristina Garon

About Agora Gallery

Agora Gallery is a contemporary fine art gallery located in the heart of Chelsea’s fine art district in New York. Established in 1984, Agora Gallery specializes in connecting art dealers and collectors with national and international artists. The art gallery’s expert consultants are available to assist corporate and private clients in procuring original artwork to meet their organization’s specific needs and budget requirements. With a strong online presence and popular online gallery, ARTmine, coupled with the spacious and elegant physical gallery space, the work of our talented artists, who work in diverse media and styles, can receive the attention it deserves. Over the years Agora Gallery has sponsored and catered to special events aimed at fostering social awareness and promoting the use of art to help those in need.

Exploring Mediums & The World @ Agora Gallery This April/May – NYC

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Themes of color and transformation run deep through the Kaleidoscope of the Mind, an exhibition featuring a variety of techniques and styles, from abstract sculpture to realistic figurative paintings. Artists create complex patterns with vivid color, and pose figures against … Continue reading