In 2020 Gallery Z celebrates twenty years and over
300 exhibits of Fine Art on historic Federal Hill, Providence, Rhode
Island. Presenting American, European and Armenian artists from the
early 20th century to the present, Gallery
Z supports emerging and established artists
while connecting the public with the vibrant local
and regional arts community. Fostering an ongoing culture of appreciation of fine art is also part of its mission.
Paintings in various genres and styles, silver gelatin photographs, drawings,
mixed media, glass, sculptures, assemblages, lithographs, fine ceramics and
pottery are all regularly presented.
McCorkle is January’s featured artist. Born in
Los Angeles, Marty also spent time in San Francisco and as of many years
ago has made his home in the Philippines.
Marty is known for his distinctive
deconstructive style of painting, digitally manipulating his photos into oils
on canvas, a marriage of digital technology and traditional painting. Also renowned for his individualistic and
color-laden depictions of the dynamic perspective of the deconstructed human
figure and the lush colors of the South Seas, his work is in collections
20% discount off everything in the gallery in January and February. Additionally,
selected pieces from the Gallery Director’s own collection, in assorted
subjects, formats and genres, are being offered at 50% off. There is a free gift with any purchase. Original art works are drawn from its vast collection represent
over 400 recognized local, regional, national and international fine
artists. Handmade jewelry, including by
local artists, and eclectic international handicrafts fill the gift shop area.
Gallery Z hosts a
reception for the current exhibit every third Thursday of the month, twelve
months/year. ALL RECEPTIONS ARE FREE AND OPEN TO
THE PUBLIC. Member Federal Hill Commerce Association, Providence/Warwick Convention
& Visitors Bureau and Gallery Night Providence, AHARI (Armenian Historical
Assn. of RI) and Americans for the Arts. Art is
Gallery Z Hours: Wed. 12-6pm, Thurs-Sat 12-8pm, Sun. 12-6pm and by
appt. or chance.
Studio-Gallery Z, LLC
259 Atwells Ave