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Limner Gallery

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Limner
Limner Gallery
123 Warren St.
Hudson, NY
Venue Type: Gallery


UPCOMING EXHIBITIONS & EVENTS
December 1st - December 30th
Small Works
Andres J Acosta, Francisco Arroyo, Sigal Ben-David, Eden Bender, Andrew Binder, Krzysztof Bobrowski, Youri Chasov, Dengke Chen, Ellen Devens, Leah Dockrill, Scott Dow, Candice England, Tracy Straight Freed, Maria-Margarita Getova, Bonnie Glassner, Jerome Goldberg, Marcelina Gonzales, Daniel Goodman, Jason Gorcoff, Citizen Grey, Sarah Hajali, Susan Harmon, David B. Hopkins, Kacey Idouchi, Yumie Kusuda, Lisbet Lark, Valerie Leri, Katia Lifshin, Georgina Love, Melissa Mace, Alejandro Macias, Teri McCans, Catherine Meehan, Isabelle Milkoff, Argie Moutafis-Agelarakis, Gena Neumann, Misako Oba, Anagha Prasan, Fiona Reyna, Maria Ruenes, Erika Snitzer, Laura Sogues, Les St. Leon, Brian Truesdale, DeVondre Woodard, Thomas Zydek
QUICK FACTS
Open hours
Thu-Sat 12-5; Mon-Wed by appt.
Phone
518.828.2343
Gallery type
Contemporary
DESCRIPTION

About the Gallery:
Limner Gallery was founded in 1987, in a storefront in Manhattan’s East Village. At that time, the East Village was the center of the alternative art scene and Limner quickly became notorious for it’s controversial and provocative exhibitions. The focus of the gallery is alternative figurative art not found in mainstream commercial galleries, emphasizing highly detailed rendering and political / social commentary.


In 1990, Limner relocated to a larger space at 598 Broadway in Manhattan’s Soho art district, across from the New Museum. From 1995 through 2004 Limner also operated a storefront on Mulberry Street and a loft gallery at 870 Avenue of the Americas in midtown Manhattan. The currently location in Hudson was established in 2006.


The gallery name, Limner, was derived from the original term used to describe the itinerant artists of Colonial America. These self-employed, independent artists traveled to various locations in search of
painting work.