Best of Boston

BEST Art Gallery

1985 BEST Art Gallery, Avant-Garde

Stux Galleries

Boston

The Bilzerian of the art community. We especially like the commitment to local artists even when they don’t sell. read more »

1985 BEST Art Gallery

Barbara Krakow Gallery

Boston

Krakow’s consistency, quality, and business savvy make her the hands-down winner. read more »

1984 BEST Art Gallery

Nielsen Gallery

Boston

Nina Nielsen’s vision is unique, and she has stuck with it. read more »

1984 BEST Art Gallery, Avant-Garde

Basement Gallery

Boston

Challenging work in the best of the alternative spaces. read more »

1984 BEST Art Gallery, Suburban

Chapel Gallery

Newton

Nonprofit, committee-run. Socialism succeeds in the arts. read more »

1984 BEST Art Gallery, Cambridge

Van Buren Gallery

Cambridge

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1983 BEST Art Gallery, In Town

Thomas Segal Gallery

Boston

For its risky decision to open a new space in Jamaica Plain for large installations. read more »

1983 BEST Art Gallery, Suburban

Clark Gallery

Lincoln

Fine taste, strong commitment to the best local work. read more »

1983 BEST Art Gallery, Imitation SoHo Gallery

Stux Gallery

Boston

Fine space, stable avant-garde artists. read more »

1982 BEST Art Gallery

Clark Gallery

Lincoln

Particularly effective in getting people to notice and buy local work. read more »