George Lawson Gallery represents a stable of artists who paint or work in disciplines with conceptual ties to painting. In addition the gallery mounts group exhibitions, special projects and guest solos that showcase trends in contemporary painting. Lawson exhibits an international roster of artists, and produces limited edition books for many of their exhibitions. The gallery opened in San Francisco and had a presence in Los Angeles for several years as well.
In 2018, George Lawson Gallery moved to its current location in Emeryville.