Nestled in the enchanting locale of Carmel By-The-Sea, California, The American Art Gallery dates back to its origins as a New York Gallery almost 50 years ago and remains a sanctuary for art lovers and collectors alike. Since opening our Carmel gallery doors in 2000, we have had the honor of representing an extraordinary range of artists, both blue-chip and emerging talents. Our gallery has captured the admiration of esteemed patrons such as Ellen DeGeneres, Joe Walsh, Ringo Starr, and Tony Coles, among others.
Our featured artists represent the heart and soul of our gallery. Each one brings a unique perspective and a distinctive approach to the world of art. Explore their captivating works and get to know the artists behind the masterpieces. We invite you to connect with their stories, emotions, and inspirations through their art.
Masri is celebrated for deconstructing the human condition while maintaining soul and intimacy in his work. Often opting for the direct touch of his hands and the boldness of palette knives, Masri blends abstract expressionism with deep metaphysical artistry, presenting a captivating dance of color and form. Masri's artworks span portraits, landscapes, and abstracts, touching the soul and capturing the imagination.
- Exclusive representation by The American Art Gallery, Carmel, CA
- Solo exhibitions at the prestigious Brentwood Oak Ranch in Los Angeles
- Cover of ArtNews, featured in Architectural Digest, Forbes, and Business Insider
- Awards include the 2019 International Prize "Artist of the Year"
Ellen DeGeneres, Ringo Starr, Al Gore, and Tony Coles
"Bold strokes and an abstract approach make MASRI's pieces come alive. Each canvas sings a tale of colors and emotions, beckoning the viewer to experience art in its rawest form."Masri's Full Collection
Roni Taharlev is an Israeli figurative painter renowned for her work that merges classical European influences with contemporary themes. She teaches at the Bezalel Academy of Art and has had her works included in the collections of Israel's most prestigious museums. Her works have been hand-selected by the curator of the Louvre museum.
- Haim Shiff Prize Winner for Figurative-Realist Art in 2022
- Exhibited works in renowned venues such as:
The Grand Palais in Paris
National Portrait Gallery in London
The American Art Gallery in California
"With a delicate touch, RONI TAHARLEV captures the essence of human emotion. Her portraits, intimate and evocative, showcase the profound depths of the human spirit."Roni's Full Collection
Are you curious about a particular piece or interested in learning more about our featured artists? Don't hesitate to reach out to us! We welcome your questions and would be delighted to assist you in any way we can.
"One of the unique aspects of American Art Gallery is that they offer exclusive curations both in their upstairs private showroom and online using renderings of clients' homes in order to curate the perfect works. They provide a welcoming environment and have a variety of art and fine art expertise so that everyone can feel comfortable, from avid collectors to those looking to adding their first piece of art to their home."
- MIKE WARDYNSKI