Peter Brooke, Peri Schwartz & Julia von Metzsch Ramos Press Release

Peter Brooke & Peri Schwartz: Works on Paper
Julia von Metzsch Ramos: Surrounding Kettle Island
Jan 3 – 25 at Gallery NAGA

To ring in the New Year, Gallery NAGA will present symbolic, sea-inspired paintings by Julia von Metzsch Ramos and abstracted works on paper by Peter Brooke and Peri Schwartz.

Judy Kensley McKie on The Arts Fuse

Visual Arts Review: Contemporary and Antediluvian — Judy McKie At Gallery NAGA
By: Mark Favermann

Judy McKie draws on a personal mythology in which animal and plant forms are abstracted yet recognizable, anthropomorphic though strangely primeval.

Judy Kensley McKie Press Release

Judy Kensley McKie
Nov 8 – Dec 14 at Gallery NAGA

2019 concludes with a flourish. The most celebrated maker in this region in the thirty-five years of the contemporary studio furniture movement, Judy Kensley McKie, presents a large and varied exhibition of new work in carved and painted wood and editioned work in bronze.

George Nick Press Release

George Nick: A Desperate View
Oct 4 – Nov 2 at Gallery NAGA

George Nick’s twelfth solo exhibition will round out the fall at Gallery NAGA.

Jaclyn Kain at the Newport Art Museum

Forever Young: Representations of Childhood and Adolescence
Oct 4 – Dec 31 at Newport Art Museum
Cushing, Morris, Ilgenfritz, Corridor and Wright Galleries

This exhibition examines portrayals of childhood and youth from the 18th century to the present.

House-trained Press Release

House-trained: Contemporary Depictions of Dogs
June 7 – July 12 at Gallery NAGA

This exhibition didn’t come about through the lens of art history, but from a much more selfish place – our love of dogs at Gallery NAGA.

Todd McKie Press Release

Todd McKie: Pardon Me for Painting
May 3 – June 1 at Gallery NAGA

May begins with new paintings by Todd McKie, whose simple figures presented in entertaining–sometimes hilarious–situations are actually quite complicated.

Joo Lee Kang and Mary Kocol at the Newport Art Museum

Avant Gardens
April 27 – Sep 8 at Newport Art Museum
Ilgenfritz, Griswold Corridor, and Wright Galleries

“Avant Gardens” brings together the work of contemporary artists who examine themes related to the garden and cultivated nature.