Ripe Art Gallery is committed to presenting new, cutting edge and challenging art, and to showcasing under-represented, as well as, seasoned artists. Established in the spring of 2004 RIPE Art is dedicated to modern, contemporary art on Long Island, NY. The mission of RIPE Art Gallery is to inspire, excite, and offer original works of art to a new, non-traditional collector base, while creating an accessible and engaging gallery space. It is the gallery’s mission to inspire and excite and to offer work that will begin or enrich your collection.
RIPE is also a boutique Custom Frame Shop committed to providing high quality custom framing with unique designs, and expert craftswomanship. Our selection of frames is unrivaled, spanning from traditional designs to the bizarre, or non-traditional framing options.
Cherie Via Rexer is owner/director of RIPE Art Gallery in Huntington, NY. Rexer describes RIPE Art Gallery as a home for Long Island based artists whose work has a unique point of view, often playful and sometimes shocking. Rexer is passionate about presenting work that challenges the viewer, as well as presenting artists who are, sometimes, not shown in traditional galleries.