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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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William Sommerfeld
Works in oil by William Sommerfeld featuring landscapes of Block Island and New York City, as well as still lifes.

Autumn Exhibition
October, November
Autumn is the theme of new work by gallery artists

Surrounded By Blue
August 26th – September 7th
The virtual reception video will be released on August 27th
A group exhibit by both gallery and guest artists inspired by the beauty of island living surrounded by the expanse of sea and sky.

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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.