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About the Gallery

The Jessie Edwards Studio, first opened its doors 20 years ago in November 1996. This premier Block Island gallery overlooking Historic Old Harbor specializes in contemporary fine art by the best in regional and local talent and represents over 30 artists. Regular openings and ongoing exhibits by established artists include paintings, drawings, ceramic works, photographs, woodcuts and fine art prints. Silkscreen, Lithographs and Giclees by local and regional artists, Fair Trade craft, and unique gift items make this a great place to browse. Open May through December, and always by appointment in the winter months. We aren’t ever far away – it’s an island!. More
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Annual Memorial Day Weekend Open House
May 27-29, 10-5pm
Join us to celebrate our 21st year and browse new work by gallery artists Sarah Bird, Whitney Knapp Bowditch, William Hall, Heidi Palmer, and others. Refreshments will be served throughout both days.

Marilyn Bogdanffy ~ The Sea Around Us
June 23-July 5
Opening reception: June 24, 5-7 pm
Bogdanffy’s new oils reflect her fascination with the sea in its many dynamic manifestations.

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If you are looking for images from exhibitions before 2012, or images by more of our artists, take a look at our old website.