The days may be short and the weather may be turning wintery, but at Agora Gallery there’s plenty of energy and inspiration to be found. Divine Stardom: Lady Gioconda / a Solo Exhibition presents a series of innovative paintings of intuitive appeal. It opens on November 22, 2013 and runs until December 13, 2013, with an opening reception on the evening of Thursday, December 5. Entrance is free and all art enthusiasts are encouraged to attend and enjoy this dynamic art.
Lady Gioconda is an Italian artist who was deeply impacted by her experience of the art of the Italian Renaissance, whose aesthetics touched her heart in a way that has resonated throughout her life and art. She spent hours in the famous [...]
A dynamic solo exhibition is opening soon at Agora Gallery, set to put energy back into your step and remind you of the enticing diversity of the world. Breaking Boundaries / Femmes à l’honneur: Henri Gueguen – a Solo Exhibition features the work of a creative and thoughtful French artist whose art is both visually appealing and intellectually stimulating. The exhibition opens on October 29, 2013 and runs until November 19, 2013 with the opening reception taking place on the evening of Thursday, November 7. Entrance is free and art lovers are warmly welcomed to attend and enjoy these delightful pieces of art.
A frequent theme in Gueguen’s work, and one which animates many of his creations, is that of a ‘tall, slim lady.’ This archetype of [...]
The leaves on the trees are just beginning to change color, summer vacation is behind us, and for many people in both New York and the rest of the world, it’s time to return to routine. But that doesn’t mean that there’s nothing exciting left to explore and enjoy – and if you come to Agora Gallery to view the upcoming exhibition, you’ll rediscover that feeling that anything is possible and that the world is full of potential.
The exhibition opens on September 10, 2013 and will run until October 1, 2013, so you have plenty of time to make your way to the gallery, relax and give your full attention to these breathtaking [...]
It may seem like summer is here to stay, but fall is on its way – and at Agora Gallery we’re celebrating with a solo exhibition by the talented Vanida Amiot. In The Persistence of Color: Vanida Amiot / a Solo Exhibition visitors can immerse themselves in the gentle but persuasive lilt of her beguiling works, finding a steady connection to the natural world as well as the profound influence of a deep understanding of human nature and the role of humanity in our world. The exhibition opens on September 10, 2013 and runs until October 1, 2013. The opening reception will take place on the evening of Thursday, September 12. Entrance is free and art lovers are warmly invited to attend and enjoy this attractive start to the new season.
The annual competition exhibition is coming to Agora Gallery this August, and as always we’re looking forward to admiring the art of the juror-selected artists from the Chelsea International Fine Art Competition. As if that wasn’t enough, at the same time Portals of Perception will also be on at Agora, bringing extra sparkle and energy to your summer days. The exhibitions open on August 16, 2013 and will run until September 5, 2013. The opening reception will take place on the evening of Thursday, August 22, 2013. Entrance is free and all art lovers are warmly encouraged to attend and meet some of the artists responsible for these inspiring creations.
It is always [...]
If you’ve had much contact with Agora Gallery, there’s a good chance you’ll have come across Alexandra Cespedes, our Marketing Assistant, who works with artists to help them work out what they’re looking for in terms of promotion and ensure that they get it. Friendly, fun to be with and enormously professional, Alexandra is popular with gallery staff, visitors and artists alike!
Q&A with Alexandra
When did you first discover your interest in art?
My mother always said I was born an artist. She still has my very first painting from when I was six years old. Growing up in New York and being exposed to museums, galleries and street art, I fell in love and became an art appreciator at a very young [...]
Celebrate the summer with art that helps your heart to sing and reminds you of all the beauty and cause for joy that there is in the world. Agora Gallery‘s upcoming exhibitions begin on June 28, 2013 and continue until July 19, 2013. The exhibition reception will take place on the evening of Thursday, July 11, 2013. Entrance is free and art lovers are enthusiastically encouraged to attend and enhance their evening and their mood by exposure to these memorable pieces of art.
The French Perspective: Contemporary Art from France brings the elegance, passion and intelligent sensitivity of contemporary French art to New York. Delightfully infused with a strong sense of self, these works explore concepts such as identity, environment and the artistic [...]
This June, Agora Gallery is getting the summer off to a lively start with two wonderful collective exhibitions, each one full of art that will inspire, excite and energize. The exhibitions begin on June 4, 2013 and continue until June 25, 2013. The opening reception will take place on the evening of Thursday June 6, 2013. As always, entrance is free, so come and enjoy the art and meet some of the talented artists who created the mesmerizing works on display.
In The Manifestation of Milieu artists combine their observations of the world and their own personal memories with a sensitivity to background and atmosphere. The result is compelling, with each piece bringing a new element to your attention for consideration. [...]
The latest issue of Agora Gallery‘s well-known contemporary fine art magazine, ARTisSpectrum, will be out soon! If you’ve subscribed, it should be arriving in your mailbox anytime – and if you haven’t, now is the perfect opportunity to subscribe! You can also pick up a copy in Barnes & Noble, or at stores around Manhattan, or by visiting Agora Gallery in person. Volume 29 is already available to view online, so you can get a sneak preview on the website.
Of course, ARTisSpectrum is known for its profiles of exciting contemporary artists, making it ideal for anyone looking out for developing talent or collectors wanting to keep up to date. The artists work in a range of styles, mediums [...]
This May, enjoy the spring feeling to the full with the lively, refreshing works on display at Agora Gallery. Experience the work of artists from Australia and New Zealand in one exhibition, and find inspiration in the dynamic art shown in another. The exhibitions open May 11, 2013 and run until May 31, 2013, with an opening reception on the evening of Thursday, May 16, 2013. Entrance is free and art lovers are warmly welcomed to attend and meet some of the artists who created these memorable pieces.
Out From Down Under & Beyond: Fine Art From Australia and New Zealand presents the creations of artists whose passion-filled process results in works of art that give the impression of light, [...]