Fraenkel Gallery is a contemporary art gallery located in San Francisco, California, USA. Founded in 1979 by Jeffrey Fraenkel, the gallery is recognized for its pioneering role in the medium of photography and its commitment to showcasing works by important contemporary artists.
The gallery represents a diverse range of artists working in various mediums, including photography, painting, sculpture, and video. The gallery's roster includes some of the most important contemporary artists of our time, such as Diane Arbus, Robert Adams, and Richard Avedon.
Fraenkel Gallery's exhibition spaces are designed to create a welcoming and intimate environment for visitors. The gallery's exhibitions often explore themes such as the relationship between photography and other art forms, the interplay between personal and public identity, and the role of photography in documenting social and political change.
In addition to its exhibitions, Fraenkel Gallery publishes books and catalogs, and participates in international art fairs. The gallery is committed to fostering dialogue and collaboration between artists, curators, and collectors, and provides advisory services to private collectors and institutions.