Hera Gallery

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Amanda Swain Bingham
Alexandra Broches
Jeannette Jacobs
John Kotula
Viera Levitt
Elizabeth Lind
Jack Massey
Barbara Pagh
Roberta Richman

Uli Brahmst
Linda Denosky-Smart
Iris Donnelly
Connie Greene 
Susan Hayward
Emily Humphrey
(student member) 
Jill McLaughlin
Barbara Owen
Myron Rubenstein
Chad Amos Self
(student member) 
Mara Trachtenberg
MJ Yeager

Former Members
Joan Bishop
Claudia Flynn (on leave)
Paul Forte 
Michael Yefko (on leave)


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Hera Gallery
10 High Street
Wakefield, RI 02879


mailing address:
PO Box 336
Wakefield, RI 02880

Gallery Hours:
Wed, Thu, Fri 1 - 5
Saturday 10 - 4
Or by appointment


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Hera is a proactive community of artists who are passionate about bringing fine art to South County and the larger community. Hera Gallery promotes a professional artistic presence for emerging and established artists who are dedicated to their creative practice. In addition to a full schedule of exhibitions, Hera strives to engage the public through programming such as lectures, talks, film and video screenings, performance and spoken word. Established in 1974, Hera Gallery is a non-profit artist-run arts organization that has continued to stimulate discussion and challenge perceptions for 39 years.


four visions

Four Visions
Featuring Uli Brahmst, Linda Denosky-Smart, Susan Hayward, & Myron Rubenstein

Hera Gallery is pleased to present New Works featuring the recent artwork of four Associate Members. The exhibition will take place in Hera Gallery located on 10 High Street Wakefield, RI from March 1st – March 29th.
The public is invited to attend the opening reception held from 6 to 8 pm on Saturday, March 1st.  There will also be an artist talk held on March 27th at 7 pm.




Artists' Birdhouses
Call to artists, sculptors, designers, carpenters, makers, architects, etc.
Two birds with one stone!
Support Hera Gallery and our community partners and provide a home for a bird.
March 29th, 2014 from 12 to 5 pm at The Farmer’s Daughter located on Route 138 at 716 Mooresfield Rd, South Kingstown, RI.
Hera Gallery would be thrilled to have you attend this spring event to raise funds and awareness for The Jonnycake Center, Welcome House, The Educational Exchange, and for the gallery. There will be food trucks next to the greenhouse all afternoon and entertainment provided by local musician, Ariel Rose Bodman, from 2-3pm. The silent auction will be held from 12-3 pm and the live auction portion will commence at 3 pm.
More info, images and RSVP: Facebook Event Page


Landscape At The Edge: Contemporary Views

Hera Gallery is pleased to present Landscape at the Edge: Contemporary Views, an exhibition of twenty-two artists from around the United States selected by juror Michele L’Heureux.  L’Heureux is a working artist, Gallery Director of The Beard and Weil Galleries at Wheaton College, and Curator of the Kniznick Gallery at Brandeis University.
Exhibition Dates: Saturday, April 5th- Saturday, May 3rd, 2014
Opening Reception: Saturday, April 5, 6 – 8 pm



19 On Paper

Hera Gallery is pleased to present the invitational exhibition of 19 on Paper. Since 1986, the professional artists of 19 on Paper have created an impression of elegance and inventiveness within New England and internationally. Founded in 1986 by 19 artists united in their interest in making and exhibiting high quality works of art of on paper.
Artists include Grace Bentley-Scheck, Jill Brody, Sally Caswell, Milisa Galazzi, BL Green, Brooke Hammerle, Joan Hausrath, Chris Kelley, Arlene McGonagle, Trish Ellwood O’Day, Howard Rubenstein, Myron Rubenstein, Hiroko Shikashio, Kristin Street, Marion Wilner, Cindy Wilson, CC Wolf.

19 on Paper recently held The Silver Anniversary Exhibition at the Newport Art Museum.
Published catalog 19 @ 25 is available at www.19onpaper.com
Exhibition Dates: May 10th– June 7th, 2014
Opening Reception: Saturday, May 10, 6 – 8 pm



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These programs are presented with partial support from The Rhode Island State Council on the Arts, through an appropriation by the Rhode Island General Assembly, a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts


Be sure to check out HERA 2010, a catalog of Hera artist members' work with an introductory essay by former director Katherine Veneman, Curator of Education, Blaffer Museum, University of Houston. The book is available for purchase at www.blurb.com.