Gallery Events

HEDGE Gallery exhibits contemporary artists, with a focus on local, emerging talent. The gallery hosts six to eight new exhibitions each year, typically opening during 78th Street Studios’ Third Friday events from 5:00 to 9:00 pm. Live music is often coordinated with these events and will be announced in the Gallery newsletter. To receive a newsletter please email hilary@hedgeartgallery.com.

Current Exhibition

“No Expectations” featuring new works by Justin Brennan

July 21, 2017 to September 8, 2017

Justin is known for his abstract expressionistic style, often combing oil, enamel, and spray paint to create thick, layered works that are energetic and spontaneous. Recently he has been focusing on the human figure, incorporating faces and torsos, while still pushing rich brush strokes and automatic mark-making. The figures are ambiguous, often with no facial features or large marks covering their heads, yet Brennan is still able to capture a raw emotion that is evident through bold color choices and the immediacy of his application.

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