Essence Magazine, July 2021 - Martha's Vineyard Black Business Collective

Essence Magazine, July 2021 - Martha's Vineyard Black Business Collective

Knowhere Art Gallery oversees contemporary fine-art exhibition spaces on Martha’s Vineyard and online. Why MV: The gallery was conceived by co-owners Valerie Francis and Ralph H. Groce III. Francis...

Two galleries, two shows, one mission

Two galleries, two shows, one mission

Val Francis and her husband Ralph H. Grace III opened the doors to the Knowhere Gallery in the Oak Bluffs’ Arts District three years ago, with a mission to “offer others an opportunity and an avenu...

Knowhere Art Gallery Presents A Group Exhibition 'Collide & Scope'

Knowhere Art Gallery Presents A Group Exhibition 'Collide & Scope'

Press Preview: Friday, May 28, 2021 12 pm – 6 pm (RSVP) Opening: Saturday, May 29, 2021 11 am - 5 pm Artists Talk (Virtual): Thursday, June 3, 2021 & Thursday, June 10, 2021 at, 7:00 pm est Ma...

'Magnetic Flux’ in the new Knowhere Center

'Magnetic Flux’ in the new Knowhere Center

In 2016, New York City first opened the World Trade Center Transportation Hub, a replacement for the PATH train station in Lower Manhattan that was destroyed in the 9/11 attacks. The Hub’s centerpi...

Two new women artists join Knowhere Gallery this season

Two new women artists join Knowhere Gallery this season

This summer, Oak Bluffs’ Knowhere Gallery, now in its sophomore year, is showcasing the work of a handful of women artists. Joining the forces of three established artists who have shown with the g...

Neighborhood Is Quiet, but Oak Bluffs Arts District Stays Vibrant

Neighborhood Is Quiet, but Oak Bluffs Arts District Stays Vibrant

Several galleries in the Oak Bluffs Arts District stayed open late on Saturday, welcoming visitors until 7 p.m. “This is our first adventure into publicly letting people know they can come to see u...

Rhonda K. Brown’s bold lines and vivid colors

Rhonda K. Brown’s bold lines and vivid colors

Artist Rhonda K. Brown has been immersed in art from an early age. In 1980 her parents, Ernestine and Malcom Brown, opened the first for-profit African American art gallery in the U.S. During its 3...

Strolling and Socializing In the Oak Bluffs Art District

Strolling and Socializing In the Oak Bluffs Art District

Dukes County Avenue Art District galleries and neighboring galleries opened their doors for an evening of art, socializing and entertainment.      

Art tells a story at new Knowhere Gallery

Art tells a story at new Knowhere Gallery

The new Martha’s Vineyard art gallery, opening this weekend is more than just a space to exhibit paintings. The Knowhere Gallery was conceived by co-owners Valerie Francis and Ralph H. Groce III as...