About

Located on East Palace Avenue two blocks from the Santa Fe plaza, Ellsworth Gallery presents exhibitions of contemporary painting, sculpture, photography and works on paper from around the world, as well as museum quality Japanese antiques.  Our mission is to provide the collector with carefully curated works of international stature along with a deep knowledge of the arts and the current art markets.  With many one and two artist shows, as well as periodic group shows and installations, Ellsworth Gallery emphasizes pioneering artists whose work combines distinctive vision with rigorous technique.

  • Barry Ellsworth

    Barry Ellsworth

    Gallery Owner

    Born and raised in New York City, Barry Ellsworth holds a BFA with honors in Studio Art from Brown University. A specialist in the arts of the Samurai, he founded Shakudo Fine Arts in Paris, France. He is the owner of Ellsworth Gallery in Santa Fe, NM, which combines museum quality Japanese antiques with contemporary painting, photography, and sculpture from around the world.  Ellsworth is a member of the Japanese Armor Society, Western Branch, and a past president and board member of the Santa Fe Gallery Association.

  • Lili Pierrepont

    Lili Pierrepont

    Art Consultant

    Originally from New York City, Lili holds a BA from Hampshire College in Art History.  Lili has enjoyed a richly diverse career in the arts for over 35 years, first as an artisan in the decorative arts, and then as owner and principal designer of an award-winning interior design firm, responsible for multimillion-dollar properties on both coasts of the US and in France.  Now the owner of Urban Art Tripping, LLC - a company devoted to curating innovative art experiences - Lili has partnered with Ellsworth Gallery to share her passion and experience of “the art of living with art”, with those interested in acquiring and displaying art in their residences and businesses.

  • Connor Ong

    Connor Ong

    Registrar & Director of Digital Content

    Born in the East Bay, CA and raised in Seattle, WA, Connor studied at Hampshire College where he received his BA with a focus in creative writing and psychoanalysis. Since graduating in 2016, he has gathered a varied work experience, from working for non-profit arts organizations to working in corporate environments. He hopes to go back to school to get a library science degree and pursue a career in archival-driven work. His creative practices and interests include writing fiction and poetry, film, and music.