The Block Island Times

Spring Street Gallery
Contact: Jerry Powers
Box 1903
Spring St.
Block Island, RI 02807
Phone: 401-466-5374
Hours: Monday - Saturday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

The Spring Street Gallery is a co-op of island resident artists who operate out of a renovated stable on Spring Street, across from the Manisses Hotel.
The members work in the gallery, and they cover the walls and shelves with paintings, photography, jewelry and ceramics.
They rotate the work frequently, and hold opening receptions with wine and music on many Sunday evenings from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. (see schedule).

2012 schedule of shows:

July 1 – 14                     Susan Coffin - oil paintings

July 8 - 21                     Jean Valentine - watercolors

July 15 - 28                   Norma Reder - paintings

July 22 - Aug. 4            Kate Bird - paintings

July 29 - Aug. 11           Sharon Lehman - paintings

August 5 - 18                 Jerry Powers -  paintings

August 12 -  25              Tom Kalb - photographs, Eileen Miller - paintings

September 9 - 22           Grace Luddy - photographs





New Paintings by Jerry Powers  - July 28th through ...

Jerry Powers has spent a lot of time this year visiting with his children and grandchildren in New York, Block Island and Florida. This experience and the vagaries of his artist’s imagination have generated a couple of large figurative paintings, along with island images and a couple of paintings...
New Members featured at Spring Street Gallery June 30th ...

From Sunday, June 30th, through Saturday, July 13th, the gallery will be featuring the work of five new members. The work of these five continues the tradition of diversity and talent that makes Spring Street an exciting venue: Alex Baba-Vulik is a highly accomplished photographer who works in ...
Spring Street Gallery Maritime Show

The Spring Street Gallery will present an all-member exhibit of Maritime Art in honor of the Storm Trysail Club's 25th Block island Race Week, from Saturday, June 22nd through Saturday the 29th. The opening reception will be on the 22nd, from 5-7. Refreshments and live music on the deck with ...
Spring Street Gallery season;  starting  with "RED"

The Spring Street Gallery is starting the 2013 season with an all-member show on the theme "Red". It will run from May 25th through June 21st, with a reception on Saturday evening, June 1st, from 5-7. On June 22nd, the gallery will present a maritime show in honor of Race Week, with a reception ...
Jerry Powers paintings at Spring Street gallery through ...

A major theme in these paintings is the way in which water shapes the land, with figures or architecture providing a sense of scale. A few of the paintings are interiors, where architecture becomes the framework for fleeting images. Powers says the challenge is to adapt the qualities of paint to ...
Paintings by Jerry Powers, Jean Valentine, Susan Coffin and Kate Bird
More Photos... Paintings by Eleanor Garrett, Sharon Lehman, ceramics by Betsy Barker and jewelry by Wendy Livingston
More Photos... Photography by Robin Langsdorf, Al Angelbeck and John Fuller
More Photos...