Founded in 1977, Fredric Snitzer Gallery is running strong as a leader in the contemporary art market in Miami. Fredric Snitzer Gallery is committed to presenting work across all media including painting, drawing, sculpture, installation, photography, and performance. The gallery has maintained a vigorous exhibition schedule that features at least eight rotating exhibitions by its artists each year.
Fredric Snitzer was one of the early champions of contemporary Latin American art in the United States. The gallery is known in leading the way with Cuban artists exhibitions early on, noteworthy was the Cuban rafters exhibition “They would rather die” in the 80’s. Avant-garde Cuban artists in particular continue to have a strong presence in the gallery’s roster. The gallery has also launched international careers for emerging Miami artists, such as Hernan Bas. Important Miami based artists are significant to the gallery’s roster, as well as New York artists- Alice Aycock, Alan Sonfist, Los Angeles artists-Jon Pylypchuk, Alexander Kroll, Iva Georgieva, Kenny Scharf and Cuban based artists, Alexander Arrechea (former member of Los Carpinteros), and Cuba’s National Fine Arts Award winner Lazaro Saavedra.
After being an early pioneer in Miami’s Wynwood Art District, Fredric Snitzer Gallery moved to Miami’s Arts and Entertainment District. The new space includes an outdoor courtyard with rotating exhibitions. As the only independent gallery there, Fredric Snitzer Gallery is again drawing his collectors into new neighborhoods.
Today, Fredric Snitzer Gallery continues to play a leading role in the city’s burgeoning cultural scene, while remaining dedicated to nurturing emerging and mid-career talent on a local and global scale.