Founded in 1994, Rudolph Blume Fine Art / ArtScan Gallery specializes in contemporary art by artists of different generations. The Gallery is active in both the primary and secondary markets.

In the primary sector, Rudolph Blume Fine Art / Artscan Gallery champions and exhibits work in a broad spectrum of contemporary artistic practice, from Conceptual works to large-scale installation and time-based performances. The program’s emphasis lies with emerging and mid-career artists. The Gallery is home to innovative, singular, and pioneering exhibitions across a variety of media and genres, including painting, sculpture, photography, video, drawing and printmaking.

In the secondary market, the gallery presents historically researched exhibitions devoted to the work of modern and contemporary masters.

The gallery has also been recognized by the Houston Press as “The Best Houston Art Gallery.” In addition to our visual artistic program, the gallery regularly hosts concerts, book receptions, poetry readings, as well as art exhibitions and special events to benefit various community organizations.


Owner and Director
Volker Eisele
Owner and Director
Sean Rudolph
Brad Blume
Ute Eisele
Assistant Director/
Sales Associate
Steve Blume
Exhibition Coordinator/
Jack Williams
Image Archivist
Martin Barreiro
Digital Media/
Web Design
Natalia Valenkova