Founded in 2011 by Lauren Gentile, Contemporary Wing promotes the work of living artists through a dynamic exhibition program. Our mission is to identify and advance artists who will define American art in the coming decade. The Wing is open by appointment.


Blake Kimbrough has a passion for collecting contemporary art, especially art of the African Diaspora, an area in which he holds longstanding expertise.  Blake is on the Board of Directors of the Museum of Contemporary African Diasporan Art in Brooklyn, New York, where he has served since 2002.  He was also a Contemporaries Steering Committee member for the Corcoran Gallery of Art in D.C.  A project engineer in the aerospace industry who hails from Los Angeles, Blake holds degrees from U.C. Berkeley and American University.


Submissions: Although we appreciate your interest, Contemporary Wing is currently not accepting artist's submissions.