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Nelson Gallery is located at 27 West Washington Street in Lexington, Virginia. We welcome the public free of charge in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere.

The Gallery features one or more local, regional or national artists monthly, while a group of local artists display their works on an ongoing basis. Receptions are held on the first Friday of the month, from 5:00 to 7:00 PM, as part of First Fridays Downtown Lexington. Watch our home page for specific information.

All images on this website are subject to copyright, all rights reserved. No downloading, reproduction, publication, transmission or use of any kind is permitted without written permission.

“The purpose of art is washing the dust of daily life off our souls.” 

Pablo Picasso 

Our Member Artists


Dorothy Blackwell

David Connolly


Claire Prout Capron

MaryBeth Drake

Lauralee Sorensen Hart

Mary Lee

Bruce Macdonald

Conrad Matiuk

Sara Vasura

John Winfrey (emeritus)


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