21 MAIN STREET, CHESTER, CT USA 06412
PH 860.322.4265 / EMAIL
WED-THURS: 11AM-3PM / 5-8PM
You're welcome to contact us to arrange for private viewings, gallery rentals or for delivery of works to your home via our "upon approval" service. We work with designers and corporate clients.
(Please note: some GPS devices incorrectly set our address at a destination down the street, we are located in the village center of Chester). From I-95 North or South. Take Exit for Rt 9 to Exit 6, Chester. Take right at bottom of ramp. Continue about two miles into the village of Chester. Turn right at stop sign. Gallery is immediately on left with dark blue awning.
WHO ARE YOU?
JOIN OUR EMAIL LIST! (we send less than 12 emails per year with news about visiting artists, demonstrations, openings, Chester events and new exhibitions)
WHO ARE WE?
Lori Warner - gallery owner/director, artist, frustrated minimalist, Scorpio (explanation enough)
Jackie Holtzman - gallery manager/buyer, quirky-connoisseur, lover of everything fine (shoes included)
Mandy Carroll-Leiva - gallery manager, jewelry designer, a sparkling twirler
Maureen Evans (Moe) - personal stylist and super hot mama x2
Laurence Lavagne - our french, natural beauty - in all ways wonderful
Natalie Sandmann - artistic, creative and absolutely lovely, our newest gallery girl
HOT SPOTS IN OUR 'HOOD:
River Tavern (award-winning meals, try the guacamole + date pudding)
Simon's Marketplace (popular meeting place, fabulous breakfast and lunch)
The Wheatmarket (breakfast and lunch, local favorite - everything homemade!)
The Pattaconk (great local tavern)
OTTO (River Tavern's pizza spot!)
Rustica (very good italian restaturant, short drive from Chester center)
The Villager (breakfast and lunch - great sandwiches!)
The Good Elephant (upstairs at L&E, french/vietnamese)
Thai Riverside (great traditional Thai food, new)
BOUTIQUES / ART / SIGHTS:
Swoon (our recent expansion, an eclectic luxury boutique)
Gillette's Castle (across the CT River, take the Chester-Hadlyme ferry)
Cummings & Good (prints by Peter Good and Janet Cummings-Good, design studio and clothing boutique - C&G)
Dina Varano (hand-crafted jewelry)
Lark (fun boutique)
Elle Design Studio (excellent residential design firm)
Lief Nilsson (art studio and gallery, live music)
NEW! Blackkat Leather (hand-crafted leather items)
FOR INTERESTED ARTISTS:
After reviewing our site and Facebook page, if you strongly believe your work will contribute to the mission of the gallery, then you may submit 3-5 images, resume/CV and statement about you and your work via regular snail mail (yes, this means printing out images, putting in an envelope, and mailing). You may send a few follow up emails, but please don't be a pest. We thank you for your interest, and look forward to seeing your work.