The Lodge Gallery is a contemporary art gallery located in New York City's Lower East Side and is active in the primary market. The gallery is owned and directed by founders Keith Schweitzer and Jason Patrick Voegele.
The gallery is located in Manhattan at 131 Chrystie Street where it hosts visual art exhibitions in a salon atmosphere.
Voegele and Schweitzer were named as "Young New York Art Dealers to Watch" by Artnet News. Voegele is the Founder of Republic Worldwide and has served as Director of Development & Marketing for Fountain Art Fair (NYC & Miami 2011-2013), curator of MCV/NYC Gallery and in various senior staff roles at Yancey Richardson Gallery and American Primitive Gallery. He is a graduate of Pratt Institute's painting and art history programs.
In addition to working with The Lodge Gallery, Schweitzer is also an Owner/Director of DAVID&SCHWEITZER Contemporary, a gallery located in the Bushwick neighborhood of Brooklyn, NY. He has been a guest speaker as an expert on contemporary art at the Brooklyn Museum and was Director of Public Art for the Lower East Side's Fourth Arts Block, where he has coordinated public art exhibitions with grants from the National Endowment for the Arts and the City of New York.
The gallery's exhibitions have been featured in global publications and blogs, including The Huffington Post, The New York Times, The Paris Review, Paper Magazine, Art F City, Complex, ArtInfo, Hyperallergic and Modern Painters Magazine.