Galerie Lelong opened to the public in New York in 1985, and in 2001, the gallery moved to its present ground floor location in Chelsea. In last 20 years, the gallery has presented exhibitions by seminal artists of our time, including Andy Goldsworthy, Alfredo Jaar, Gordon Matta-Clark, Cildo Meireles, Ana Mendieta, Robert Ryman, Sean Scully, Richard Serra, and Nancy Spero. The gallery’s focus is the primary representation of important contemporary artists from the United States, Europe, and Latin America who work in sculpture, painting, photography and new media. It also represents the Estate of Ana Mendieta and the Estate of Hélio Oiticica. Galerie Lelong also works closely with museums and public institutions to support the placement of permanent commissions and exhibitions and is active in the production of publications by its artists.
Galerie Lelong is a member of the Art Dealers’ Association of America, the most prestigious organization of art galleries in the United States.
Galerie Lelong is affiliated with Galerie Lelong, Paris, and Galerie Lelong, Zürich, two of the most distinguished galleries of modern and contemporary art in Europe.