Galleries

Alexander Nesbitt Photography
89 Thames Street
401-847-4255
nesbittphoto.com
Working studio & gallery of native Newport photographer Alexander “Sandy” Nesbitt. Two-part fine art photo collection featuring iconic Newport images & adventurous world travel shots. Limited edition fine art paper, canvas & metal prints of thought-provoking & beautiful images. Custom projects welcome. Most days 11-5 & by appointment.
Alloy Gallery
125 Bellevue Ave.
401-619-2265
alloygallery.com
Voted “best of RI studio jewelry editors’ choice”; Alloy Gallery is the working studio of Tamar Kern and a show place of talented contemporary jewelers. Tamar specializes in redesigning old jewelry in her contemporary style. Call to make an appointment.
Arnold Art Gallery
210 Thames St.
401-847-2273
arnoldart.com
Three floors of marine and landscape artwork by regional and international artists. Museum-quality custom framing and fine art supplies. Paintings, prints, unique gifts, cards, handmade papers, and engravable gifts for all occasions. Mon-Sat 9:30-5:30, Sun 12-5.
Art on Spring
140 Spring St.
401-487-0014
artonspring.com
Showcasing unique glass designs by Laura Fernandez, oil and pastel paintings by Mark Fernandez, watercolors by Bill Lane and wooden bowls by James H. Breakell. Stop by and see the artists working on their craft. Daily 11-5.
Atelier Newport
200 Bellevue Ave.
401 619 0700
ateliernewport.com
Atelier Newport is a collaborative, creating a sanctuary for an eclectic mix of emerging and mid-career artists from around the globe including contemporary painters, sculptors, and woodworkers. We welcome new and experienced collectors to encounter art in the domestic realm. Gallery Hours: Wed -Sun 11-5 and by appointment. Hours may vary by season.
Audrain Automobile Museum
222 Bellevue Ave.
401-856-4420
AudrainAutoMuseum.org

More of an Art Museum than a Car Museum,” we celebrate the Machine Age, when art and automobiles came together. The Audrain has a thematic display of 15-20 cars at a time, rotating every 3 to 4 months, the Museum has become a beacon for the local community and a hub for car enthusiasts everywhere. “Preserving, Celebrating & Sharing Automotive History,” open daily 10-4, join us at Cars & Coffee every other Saturday from May through October.
Bailey Art Gallery
42 Spring St. #5
401-477-4752
baileyfineart.com
Artists Jane & Mike Bailey, owners of Bailey Art Gallery, work in pen & ink, watercolors, pastels, acrylics & oils. In addition to their paintings & drawings hanging on the walls of their gallery, the Baileys will make portraits of homes, people, pets & boats from your photos. Check Online for Hours
Beach Studios & The Corner Shop
146 Aquidneck Ave. Middletown
401-862-5451
facebook.com/beachstudiosri
We are a working artists’ studio and a custom picture framing shop. Our 12 artists have diverse backgrounds and visions creating unique works in encaustics, painting, pastels, printmaking and mixed media. Tue-Wed 10-4, Th 12-6 or by appointment.
Coastal Contemporary Gallery
491 Thames Street
401-612-6121
Contemporary & Traditional Art. Featuring a variety of media and subject matter by regional and national emerging & established artists. Monthly events, unique collaborations. Art Consultation, Curating and Installation Services for private & commercial spaces. Tue-Sun (Check Website & Facebook for Hours).
  Cory Silken Photography
518 Thames St.
401-203-7245
corysilken.com

https://www.linkedin.com/in/silkenphoto/
Vibrant local landscapes and dynamic yachting photography by one of the world’s preeminent nautical photographers, Cory Silken. From posters to limited edition originals, the Cory Silken Photography Gallery presents work suitable for every collector. Check the website or make an appointment.
D Chatowsky Art Gallery
60 Spring Street
401-835-4623
dchatowskyartgallery.com
The D. Chatowsky Art Gallery features local art including painting and 3-d work from artists of all ages, backgrounds and styles. The gallery offers a unique variety of inspiring, thoughtful and beautiful local work. Fri-Sun 12-7.
DeBlois Gallery
134 Aquidneck Ave.
401-847-9977
debloisgallery.com
Newport County’s oldest cooperative gallery, for 30+ years exhibiting our members’ work, showcasing established and emerging regional artists, and nurturing student artists. Featured styles range from traditional to cutting-edge contemporary. Join us for openings on the 1st Saturday of the month. Return for peaceful art appreciation in our airy gallery. Wed-Sun 1-5.
Dorrance H. Hamilton Gallery
Corner of Leroy and Lawrence
401-341-2254
art.salvereginauniversity.com
The Hamilton Gallery is a vibrant exhibition space for the visual arts located on the campus of Salve Regina University. It hosts a range of regional and student exhibitions throughout the academic year (Sept-May). Tue&Thu 11-5 Wed&Fri 11-6, Sat&Sun 12-4 Closed Mondays.
Downtown Designs Gallery
7 Dr. Marcus F. Wheatland Blvd.
401-845-9661
downtowndesignsnewport.com
“Sharing Art, Sharing Space, Sharing Community” – An eclectic gallery and studio featuring handcrafted jewelry and paintings created by adults with disabilities who have a passion for the arts. The gallery also showcases the works of guest artists from the community. Mon-Fri 9-3, Sat 10-5.
International Tennis Hall of Fame & Museum
194 Bellevue Ave.
401-849-3990
tennisfame.com

Tennis as a muse? Indeed. Among the extensive collection of tennis artifacts is an unexpected and wonderful art collection ranging from a 1538 Renaissance painting to an Andy Warhol portrait of Chris Evert. Prints by celebrated American painter George Bellows showcase “Tennis in Newport”. Open, 10-5 Daily.
Jamestown Arts Center
18 Valley Street, Jamestown
401-560-0979
jamestownartcenter.org
The ​Jamestown Arts Center​ is a multi-disciplinary visual and performing arts space that hosts art exhibits, theatre and dance performances, film screenings, JAC talks and concerts, and provides art and design educational programs for people of all ages. 9:30-4 Gallery Hours Wed-Sat 10-2.
Jeff Soderbergh sustainable furnishings & fine art
549 Park Ave, Portsmouth
401-845-9087
jeffsoderbergh.com
A contemporary gallery and studio dedicated to showcasing exquisitely crafted fine art, sculpture, lighting and furnishings all using highly sustainable materials. Hours: Mon-Fri 11-4, Weekends and extended hours by appointment.
Jessica Hagen Fine Art + Design
9a Bridge St.
401-835-7682
jessicahagen.com
Painting, sculpture, photography, ceramics and jewelry by the finest living artists working in the northeast today. Prominent artists include Howard Ben Tre and Anne Mimi Sammis. Art consultation, curating & hanging services also offered. Thu-Sat 10-4, Sun 12-4.
Newport Scrimshanders
14 Bowens Wharf
401-849-5680
scrimshanders.com
Scrimshaw, 19th c whaling art of engraving bone or Ivory, by resident artist Brian Kiracofe. Representing several award-winning scrimshaw artists using pre-ban sperm whale, pre-historic mammoth and ancient walrus Ivory. Open Daily.
Onne van der Wal Gallery
1 Bannisters Wharf
401-849-5556
vanderwal.com

Fine Art Nautical Photography. Onne van der Wal, a world renowned, award- winning photographer showcases his best nautical, Newport and travel photography. Summer 10-8, Winter 10-6.
Redwood Library & Atheneum
50 Bellevue Ave.
401-847-0292
redwoodlibrary.org
A National Historic Landmark, the Redwood is a hybrid museum, rare book repository, and the country’s oldest continuously operating lending library. Today, the Redwood features two art galleries with rotating exhibitions and offers a full schedule of events, including lectures, and musical performances. Van Alen Gallery Tours Mon-Sat 10:30, Open Mon-Sat 9:30-5:30, Wed & Thu 9:30-8. Sun 1-5.
Sheldon Fine Art
59 America’s Cup Ave.
401-849-0030
sheldonfineart.com
Representing contemporary artists, both domestic and abroad, for 34 years. Our collection spans from traditional maritime and contemporary coastal, to ultra-modern abstract art. Paintings and sculpture to complement any collection. Art Consultation and framing also offered. Mon-Sun 9-10 Seasonal Winter Hours.
  Spring Bull Studio & Gallery
55 Bellevue Ave.
401-849-9166
springbullgallery.com
Founded in 1990, offering original fine art in many styles that reflect the diverse visions of its cooperative members. From realism to abstract, from watercolors to oils, sculpture to pottery are on display. Wed-Sun 12-5, Mon & Tue by Apppointment.
  Skuteundfish Gallery
1015 Aquidneck Ave,Middletown
401-662-2304
skuteundfish.com
A very earth-toned private gallery with all original metal and stone sculpture. New works constantly being created. Private appointments available. Thu-Sun 5-9.
  Thames GlassGlassblowing Studio & Gallery
400 & 688 Thames St.
401-846-0576
thamesglass.com

Hand Blown Glass by Matthew Buechner since 1981. Beautiful hand blown glass vases, ornaments, fish, snowmen, fruits, vegetables, and other original designs made here on the premises. Glassblowing Lessons. Shipping available. Call for hours.
William Vareika Fine Arts Ltd
212-214 Bellevue Ave.
401-849-6149
vareikafinearts.com
“Best of RI” (RI Monthly). Established in 1987. One of the largest galleries in New England. Located on historic Bellevue Avenue. Specializing in the purchase and sale of museum-quality 18th, 19th, & early 20th century American art. Consultation on restoration & framing. Mon-Sat 10-6, Sun 1-6, and by appointment.

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