About the Gallery

The Donald Gallery is named for its founders, Robert and Elizabeth Donald. The first exhibition in 1982 was of missing children. Since then, local painters, photographers, and sculptors have shared their unique views of life, the world, the self. The Gallery was the first exhibition space in Dobbs Ferry.

Today, the Gallery is curated by Donna Thompson and Carol Sommerfield, and displays approximately six shows each year.

Gallery hours are 10:00am – 4:00pm

To learn more about the Gallery, or to inquire about a show, please contact the South office at: office@ southpres.org or use our Contact form.

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 Current and Past Shows


Beyond The Shadows – Sculpture by Marisa Gonzales Silverstein

Beyond The Shadows features  artist Marisa Gonzales Silverstein’s delicate framed geometric paper sculptures, including sculptures from the series “92 Americans. Every day.” where the artist, for 200 days, created small paper sculptures honoring the 92 Americans killed by gun violence every day. October 30 through December 11. Free opening reception on October 30, 11:00 am…

In the Gallery: Running With Scissors – Décollage by Terrence Fine

Currently in the Donald Gallery is Terrence Fine’s show entitled Running With Scissors. The pieces, utilizing décollage technique, in the artists words “[marry] wit with classical as well as mystical elements to create a new narrative, usually satirical in nature. This series could best be described as Post-Apocalyptic Pre-Raphaelite.” The show runs September 18, 2016…

Donna Thompson – Collages

Collage works by Donna Thompson will appear in the Gallery from April 10 through May 31. An opening reception takes place on Sunday, April 10 at 11:00am.