Husband and wife team, Rebecca Cross and Max MacKenzie opened their gallery in 2006 to showcase contemporary artists with a specialty in ceramic arts. We relocated to Dupont Circle in June 2011.

cross mackenzie gallery exhibits both sculptural and functional artwork from some of the most accomplished and challenging artists working in the medium of clay today. Featuring individual artist exhibits and thematic group shows, the gallery showcases the significant talents of local artists as well as notable painters, photographers, potters and sculptors from around the country. The gallery participates in art fairs and collaborative projects with other galleries.

In addition to the monthly shows, cross mackenzie gallery offers a collection of paintings, photographs and ceramic works for sale year round and works with designers and architects to provide custom tiles, wall pieces and unique art objects for residences, corporate offices, hotels and restaurants.

gallery hours:
wed thru sat 12-6
and by appointment
2026 r street nw dc 20009
202 333-7970
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About Us

Rebecca Cross, painter, set & costume designer (Bresee Danskompani, Oslo, Norway & Ballet Rox, Boston, MA) and ceramic artist has work included in the Smithsonian's Renwick Gallery and Embassies in Colombia and Nicaragua, along with hundreds of private and corporate collections. She studied painting, ceramics and sculpture at Bennington College, St Martin's School of Art, London and received her M.A. from The Royal College of Art, London. She then assisted sculptor Sir Anthony Caro for 2 years. Shown widely throughout the UK and the US she has received grants from the DC Commission on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts, The American Scandinavian Foundation and is a MacDowell Fellow. www.rebeccacross.com/rcross

Max MacKenzie, architectural photographer, artist and author of 3 books of his panoramic landscape photographs, "Abandonings" and "American Ruins", has provided his architectural photography services to architects and interior designers in the DC area for 30 years. His fine art photographs are represented by galleries in 8 states and included in numerous private, corporate and government collections such as the Library of Congress and Embassies in Nigeria, Russia, and Peru. He received his B.A. from Bennington College and is the recipient of grants from The Graham Foundation for the Advancement of the Arts, The DC Commission on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts. www.maxwellmackenzie.com