Newport Art Gallery of Fine Art Photography and Local Artists

A fine art gallery on Lower Thames Street in downtown, Newport, RI

Blink Gallery summer exterior
Sunlight streaming into Blink Gallery
The Blink Gallery interior at our new location at 478 thames st. as of April 2015
Newport Bridge Canvas-custom size art
Soul Alley in Modern living room
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Alexander Nesbitt's work at Blink Gallery

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Photography by Alexander Nesbitt

The main body of work at Blink Gallery is by Newport photographer Alexander Nesbitt.  Nesbitt is a shooter and maker with many skills. Besides his traditional archival limited edition prints he is exhibiting a unique type of hand-coated, self made metal print with a hand brushed edge to the image which reveals the aluminum below.  Nesbitt is perhaps best know for his award winning multi panel collages and we usually have a large one on display.  For gifts and little spots in the home Nesbitt continues to hand make his popular plywood mounted photo blocks.   His work is all printed in town in his Newport studio.

What’s New – our Blog 

Beached – new work

Our new summer show has washed in just in time to get you ready for life on the edge  . . .  of the water. Featuring new work by local painter R. Michael Carr, and sun drenched photography by Alexander Nesbitt.

Our Local Art collection.

The gallery has an ever changing collection of ocean themed paintings by R. Michael Carr, John and Pamela Redick, Cathy Haynes, and Kimberly Petersen.  In prints we have a wide selection of lyrical seaweed prints by Mary Jameson as well as the clever Rhode Island themed illustrations of Beth Barraganca Bell.  In ceramics we have David Allyn’s handmade one-of-a-kind Thirsty mugs.  In jewelry we carry the original carbon fiber jewelry by Diana Hall.


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Recently updated works

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    Golden Ripples, Sachuest Beach

    $ 30.00$ 1,250.00

    Gentle waves and an outgoing tide make golden ripples in the beach sand at Sachuest Beach

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    $ 30.00$ 1,250.00

    A sunset ride down pristine Mamoli Beach, Southern Mozambique

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    Sunset over Andaman Sea

    $ 30.00$ 1,250.00

    Sun sets directly offshore over the Andaman Sea, Koh Lanta, Thailand. Gentle waves and an outgoing tide leave a fascinating pattern of miniature river ways like a giant epic landscape.

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    Sunset Paddle

    $ 30.00$ 1,250.00

    Guadeloupe, 2017 – Person crosses the frame on a stand up paddle board as light breaks through the clouds

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A Few Favorites

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    Carbon Fiber Ring

    $ 85.00

    6mm Carbon Fiber Ring

    *To request this item when it is out of stock please contact us. Custom orders are gladly taken but cannot adhere to a strict fulfillment timeline.

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  • The Money Sign photo as a photo block

    Money Sign

    $ 25.00$ 475.00

    This sign above a stall in the Maasai craft market in Arusha, Tanzania spells out a philosophy for life about money and what is really worthwhile in the big picture.

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  • Blue Dusk on the Point with the Newport Bridge

    Blue Dusk

    $ 30.00$ 1,250.00

    A lovely view while sailing home as blue dusk settles over the Newport Pell Bridge, the Newport Harbor Light and a single sail boat.

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    Calm Sunset off the Point

    $ 30.00$ 1,250.00

    Newport Bridge and Goat Island light are seen clearly during a dead calm sunset with a yacht moored near Newport’s ‘Point’ neighborhood.

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