Nohra Haime Gallery was founded in New York in 1981 on Madison Avenue and 78th Street. In 1988, the gallery moved to its present location at the Fuller Building on 57th Street. Since its inception, the principal focus of the gallery has been the representation of a selected group of international contemporary artists whose diverse practices include painting, drawing, sculpture, video and photography.
The gallery has exhibited new voices and historical artists, as well as established artists from the United States, Europe, and Latin America. The gallery is known for organizing legendary significant group exhibitions as well as one person exhibitions. The gallery has also specialized in the resale of select works of art from the 20th century.