Image by Lydia Bittner-Baird.

Celebrating 40 years, #stillcontemporary is Hodges Taylor’s inaugural exhibition in their new space

Hodges Taylor is pleased to present #stillcontemporary, a group exhibition in celebration of the gallery’s 40th anniversary. The gallery and consulting firm, now owned and directed by Lauren Harkey, celebrates and honors its co-founders and 40 years in business with the opening of a new gallery space in South End’s RailYard building. 

After completing the interior upfit with a team of design partners, Hodges Taylor’s inaugural exhibition in the new location features all 27 of the gallery’s artist partners and highlights a selection of paintings, sculptures, photographs, and objects that capture the essence of each artist’s craft. Hodges Taylor opens their door to the public on Wednesday, September 23. While an in-person event will follow, visitors are welcome during open hours, by appointment, or to view the exhibition now online at

Hodges Taylor would like to extend a sincere thank you to the team of design and industry professionals who helped realize the gallery’s vision: Gresham Smith, commercial architect; Ruard Veltman Architecture, architectural and interior design consultants; Marand Builders, general contractor; Park Commercial Real Estate, broker; Beacon Partners; Basic Cable, visual storytellers; Batch Craft, web design and branding; Pitch and Burl, custom woodwork; Andrew Hayes, custom metalwork; Ellie Richards, custom furniture; Reaching Quiet, concrete vanity; Modern Lighting Design, lighting consultant; Eleanor Annand, graphic design and printing; Powder Studio, custom serveware; Thomas Schmidt, integrated mirror and tile design; Lydia Bittner-Baird, photography; Chris Clamp, installation; and all 27 artist partners, listed below.

Featured Artists: Elizabeth Alexander, Eleanor Annand, Austin Ballard, Mark Brown, Ashlynn Browning, Martha Clippinger, Cristina Córdova, David Halliday, Krista Harris, Andrew Hayes, Kevin Kennedy, Mary Kim, Charles McMurray, Rachel Meginnes, Jaydan Moore, Lydia Musco, Peter Glenn Oakley, Ellie Richards, Lynn Saville, Thomas Schmidt, Tom Stanley, Matthew Steele, Eve Stockton, Robert Stuart, Katie Walker, Russ Warren, and Fletcher Williams III. 

Image by Lydia Bittner-Baird. For inquiries, please contact Lauren Harkey at