Founded in 1962, Carl Solway Gallery currently celebrates its 50th year in operation. The gallery was elected to the Art Dealers Association of America (ADAA) in 1968 and more recently joined the International Fine Print Dealers Association (IFPDA). Carl Solway Galley is the only member of the ADAA in the Tri-State region of Ohio, Kentucky and Indiana. The gallery occupies 12,500 square feet of space in an historic warehouse in Cincinnati’s West End neighborhood. Michael Solway was named Director of Carl Solway Gallery in January 2011 when he returned to Cincinnati from Los Angeles after a decade of co-directing SolwayJones Gallery with Angela Jones. Carl Solway remains President and actively involved in all aspects of gallery operation.
Carl Solway Gallery specializes in modern and contemporary art including painting, sculpture, graphics and new media incorporating video and electronics. Gallery activities include fabrication of large scale sculpture; publication of print editions and multiples; organization and circulation of museum exhibitions worldwide; and corporate collections consultation and installation. Carl Solway Gallery has shown the work of more than 800 artists during its 50 year history. To celebrate this milestone, two major exhibitions were organized: John Cage:-) A Centennial Celebration(With Friends) and the current show, Thanks, featuring the work of 63 artists.