KW Contemporary Art is a premier destination for showcasing the works of emerging, mid-career, and established contemporary artists from around the globe. Established in 2020, the gallery is thoughtfully curated by director and owner, Kiersten Wilcox. Located in Lower Village, Kennebunk, in close proximity to the historic Dock Square, the heart of Kennebunk's vibrant shopping and arts district.
Kiersten Wilcox, originally from Southport, CT, brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to KW Contemporary Art. Holding a BA in Art History from Bucknell University and a Masters in Arts Administration from Savannah College of Art and Design, Wilcox has cultivated a successful career in the art world. In 2011, she relocated to Jackson Hole, WY, where she flourished as an art consultant, assisting clients from around the world in acquiring captivating artworks for their homes and collections.
In 2019, Wilcox made the decision to embark on a new chapter and moved to Kennebunkport, ME, where she established KW Contemporary Art. Wilcox's dedication to the arts extends beyond her professional endeavors. She generously volunteered her time as the President of the Jackson Hole Gallery Association and served as a board member for the esteemed Jackson Hole Fall Arts Festival. She has also sat on the board for River Tree Arts in Kennebunk and was a member of their gallery committe.
At KW Contemporary Art, we are committed to providing a platform for artists to showcase their talent and creativity. We invite art enthusiasts and collectors alike to experience the captivating world of contemporary art through our carefully curated exhibitions.
WORKING WITH KW CONTEMPORARY ART
We offer a variety of services to our clients depending on their needs. Whether you are an experienced collector looking to expand your collection or are just starting your journey into collecting, we are here to help.
Our aim is to help our clients find the perfect work for their home and collection, works that they will enjoy for years to come.
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Kennebunk & Kennebunkport
KW Contemporary Art is located in the idyllic seaside town of Kennebunk, ME and just a quick walk away from the iconic Dock Square of Kennebunkport. In addition to a vibrant art scene and of course the area's famous beaches there is a plethora of fine dining establishments, shops, and hotels. We are proud to partner with CIRE Travel to offer recommendations for your visit to this wonderful area.
Visit CIRE's website to read more on their suggestions for a perfect KPT weekend.
We are not currently adding new artists to the gallery. However we always appreciate to know of and connect with artists. To reach out please send us a link to your website, as well as a few images or your work and copies of your CV and bio. Direct all emails to Director, Kiersten Wilcox at firstname.lastname@example.org. While we will try and reply to all emails it is not always possible. Please do not mail us materials or art. We do not accept unsolicited portfolios in person or by the mail.