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The Gallery at Constitution Plaza
1 Constitution Plaza, 2nd Floor
Hartford, CT 06103

{Rhyme & Reason} The Gallery at Constitution Plaza is dedicated to promoting cultural enrichment and visual understanding of the Connecticut Office of the Arts (COA) and its constituent organizations. The gallery features changing exhibitions that directly relate to programs administered by COA and the Department of Economic and Community Development.

Hours:  Monday-Friday, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

  Free - sign in at the security desk and take the elevator to the second floor.

  Validated parking for the Constitution Plaza South Garage only (entrances on State Street and Kinsley Streets). Bring your parking stub with you to the gallery for validation. From the parking garage, take the elevator to Level 4. Turn left and cross the garage to enter the One Constitution Plaza lobby. Sign in at the security desk and take the elevator to the 2nd floor. Get your parking stub validated at the gallery reception desk when you leave.

Questions about the Gallery:  Contact Tamara Dimitri at or Michelle Parrish at Exhibitions are designed to promote COA/DECD programming and grantees, therefore we do not accept solicitations.

Currently on exhibit:

{Rhyme & Reason}

Rhyme & Reason: An Exhibition of Artist Fellowship Recipients
April 6 - July 7, 2017
Opening Reception: 4:30-6:30pm, Thursday, April 6, 2017

Rhyme & Reason features artwork by six Connecticut artists awarded the Connecticut Office of the Arts’ highly-competitive Artist Fellowship. These artists were selected in 2015 based on the excellence of their work:

Andrew Buck (Farmington) – photography

Insook Hwang (New Haven) – mixed media/2D installation

Karla Knight (Redding) – work on paper

Kerri Quirk (Willimantic) – painting
Alyse Rosner (Westport) – painting
Chip Rutan (Old Saybrook) – photography

The grants provided an opportunity for them to continue their artistic development and to create new work. Rhyme & Reason features the fruits of their labor.