The Art/Place Gallery in Fairfield provides a diversity of art types including works in oil, acrylic, watercolor, photography, various forms of printmaking, collage, and digitally produced art. Open Thurs-Sat 12-4; Sun 2-5 and during Fairfield Theatre Company’s normal business hours.
The J. Russel Jinishian Gallery, Inc in Fairfield is the nation’s largest gallery specializing in fine marine and sporting art. Their unique art gallery has featured an extensive inventory of over 1,000 paintings, drawings, sculptures, ship models, and scrimshaw, by over 100 of the world’s leading marine and sporting artists since 1997. Open Tues-Sat 11-5 or by appointment.
The Yale University Art Gallery located in New Haven houses a significant collection of that embraces all cultures and periods, but emphasizes early Italian painting, African sculpture, and modern art. Open Tues-Fri 10-5; Thurs (Sep-June) 10-8; Sat-Sun 11-5.
The Yale Center for British Art in New Haven houses the largest and most comprehensive collection of British art outside the United Kingdom. Open Tues-Sat 10-5; Sun noon-5.
The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum in Ridgefield is dedicated to fostering the work of innovative artists and is one of the few independent, non-collecting contemporary art museums in the U.S. and the only museum in CT devoted to contemporary art. Open Monday & Wed-Fri 12-5; Sat 10-5; Sun 12-5.
The Southport Galleries in Southport focuses on contemporary artists ranging styles from abstracts to hyper-representational views of scenes close to home and beyond.
The Westport Arts Center strives to connect the community through the arts. Their mission is to make a positive difference in the lives of children. The Westport Arts Center gallery is free and open to the public but tailored tours can also be scheduled on their website. Open Mon-Sat 10-5; closed Sun.
The Westport River Gallery features distinctive European, American & Asian fine art. The gallery works with varying levels of art collectors, with art styles including impressionistic, realistic, abstract & modern. Open Wed-Fri 11-4; Sat 11-5; Sun noon-4, or by appointment.