Unique among art galleries, Nedra Matteucci Galleries in Santa Fe, New Mexico, is recognized around the world for its collection of contemporary and historic art. Since its founding in 1972, the gallery has sought to expand and refine its diverse collection of important paintings and sculpture. Today the gallery specializes in 19th and 20th century American art, including the Taos Society of Artists, artists of the American West, and masters of American Impressionism and Modernism. An extensive selection of Russian Realist paintings is also featured. Leading contemporary painters and sculptors that represent the depth and diversity of modern western art are also a major part of the comprehensive collection of artists the gallery exhibits. Nedra Matteucci Galleries also owns Morning Star Gallery in its historic location at 513 Canyon Road, which displays an outstanding collection of Native American antiques.