About us

Established in 1966, the David Barnett Gallery is Wisconsin’s premier gallery and has the broadest range of art available in any Wisconsin gallery, including works of art that represent more than 600 artists. 

The gallery specializes in European and American masters, regional and nationally recognized artists, and “emerging” Wisconsin artists. Latin American, Asian, and African American artists also adorn the gallery along with Ethnographic art from Africa, Indonesia, and Oceania. 


The gallery has a national reputation for its extensive collection of Picasso ceramics and Milton Avery oil paintings.  In addition, the David Barnett Gallery provides professional art consultation, appraisals, restoration and conservation, framing, lighting, custom giclee printing, delivery, and installation services.



Contact Us:

David Barnett Gallery

1024 East State Street

Milwaukee, WI 53202


tel: (414) 271-5058

email: inquiries@davidbarnettgallery.com


Gallery Hours:

Tuesday - Friday 11:00am - 5:30pm

Saturday 11:00am - 5:00pm

Closed Sunday & Monday


The Gallery’s Van Go mobile art service brings artwork to residences and offices for “on location” selection.  Viewing hours at the David Barnett Gallery are 11:00am to 5:30pm Tuesday through Friday, 11:00am to 5:00pm Saturday, or by appointment. We encourage you to browse our website and e-mail or call us with any questions or inquiries.  For further information, please call (414) 271-5058.