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About the Gallery

The Jessie Edwards Studio, first opened its doors 22 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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Winter Exhibit at Ocean House
February 18 through April
Exhibit of gallery artists at the Ocean House in Watch Hill, R.I.  Work by Marilyn Bogdanffy, Peter Gish, Tom Martinelli, Heidi Palmer, and Elizabeth Pannell features the many aspects of the Block Island shoreline, the sea, and the sky.

Meet the Artist: Sandra Swan
In this interview, Sandra Swan discusses her long-term relationship with Block Island and printmaking. Many of her pieces feature familiar island landscapes, boat scenes and animals, including the well-known Abel and Mike.

Land and Sea – Works by Three
November- December
New works in oil by Tom Martinelli, Carrie Megan, and Sarah Bird.

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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.