440 Gallery | Brooklyn NY

Shop talk, answers to your FAQs, and a peek behind the scenes of an artist-run fine art gallery in Park Slope

Fred Bendheim Sculpts a Painting

Growing up in Arizona, I was influenced by many types of art.   I drew inspiration from the art in our home, as well as Native American art, Art In … Continue reading

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Intuition is My Ally: Spontaneity and Structure in the Work of Amy Weil

I was always drawing when I was younger, ever since I can remember.  I especially loved drawing horses as a child.   Now I am a painter, focusing on the medium … Continue reading

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David Stock: Finding Drama, Humor, and Pathos in the Everyday World

My parents gave me a camera when I was 14, and I was immediately hooked. I loved the way the camera could select and isolate a particular moment and place. I got the feeling that this might allow me to express something personal.

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The Unforgettable Vicki Behm

A few weeks ago we celebrated the life of Vicki Behm, our beloved artist-colleague at the gallery, who passed away in February.

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Listen to “The Secret Life of Artists”

Nancy Lunsford speaks with Karen Gibbons about her show “Luminous Paradox” at 440 Gallery March 22 – April 22, 2018.     Artist Karen Gibbons

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Threaded Memories by Tricia Townes

My “Family Album Series” is about trying to capture that fleeting sense of familial connections through the time-bound things that many families collect to spur those memories– snapshots, old linens, and sometimes buttons and other sewing notions. 

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Live Big with Art

For those who decorate a tree for the holidays, one of the joys of the season is the once-a-year excitement of unpacking familiar ornaments. These family heirlooms are really small … Continue reading

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Oct/Nov: What’s going on with 440 Gallery Artists, part II

More of what we’re working on and showing this fall. We are busy! ∧  Downtown Manhattan showcase for Gail Flanery, Karen Gibbons and Ellen Chuse Ongoing, take advantage of our … Continue reading

October 6, 2017

Oct/Nov: What’s going on with 440 Gallery Artists, part 1

The fall art-show scene is in full swing and here’s where we are at: ∧  440 pops up at BrooklynWorks at 159 We’re pleased to partner with this neighborhood co-working … Continue reading

October 5, 2017

How We Spent the Summer + What We’re Doing this Fall, part I

Here’s a roundup of what some 440 Gallery artists have been working on: ∧  Richard Barnet’s been summering in Maine, getting all that good coastline and rocky shore out of … Continue reading

August 31, 2017 · 1 Comment

How We Spent the Summer + What We’re Doing this Fall, part II

Here’s more to the roundup of what some 440 Gallery artists have been working on: ∧  Susan Greenstein has had a most productive few months, as only a teacher can … Continue reading

August 31, 2017 · 1 Comment

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