Events

Murals of Detroit: A Lecture with David Young

Jamestown Arts Center 18 Valley St., Jamestown, RI

Reflections on how public art can serve to engender community spirit and cultural inspiration. $10 general admission, $8 for JAC Members 

$8 – $10

Joseph Norman Exhibition Opening Reception + Gallery Conversation

Newport Art Museum 76 Bellevue Ave., Newport, RI

Join the artist, Senior Curator Dr. Francine Weiss, painter Bob Dilworth, and Assistant Professor of Theory and History of Art and Design at RISD, Dr. Christopher Roberts in the gallery to collectively consider issues and topics such as racial identity, portraiture, self-portraiture, history, and place, as seen through Norman’s powerful and evocative work.

Artist Talk with Artist-in-Residence, Orlando Almanza

Newport Art Museum 76 Bellevue Ave., Newport, RI

The Newport Art Museum artist residency, AiR/Newport, is designed to encourage the creative, intellectual and personal growth of emerging and established visual artists and designers by giving them the time, space, and solitude needed to create, apart from the daily demands of production and deadline. Attend the Artist Talk to hear directly from Orlando Almanza, […]

Fire At The Fort

Fort Adams State Park 90 Fort Adams Drive, Newport, RI

In recognition of Veterans Day, several fire pits will be lit surrounding the Fort Adams parade field and the interior fort walls will be illuminated. Music will also be provided by the Larry Brown Swinglane Orchestra. The fort will also be filled with poppies as part of an installation called "The Poppy Field" by artist […]

Social Fabric Exhibition Opening Reception

Newport Art Museum 76 Bellevue Ave., Newport, RI

Join us in celebrating Social Fabric: Textiles and Contemporary Issues, a thought-provoking exhibition of works that brings together a diverse array of contemporary textile artists who are weavers, sculptors, quiltmakers, and visionaries to examine the complex issues of our time. The artists in this exhibition take on the challenges of a variety of materials, pushing textiles in new […]

Impressions of Christmas in Newport Student Art Exhibit

Newport Yacht Club 110 Long Wharf, Newport, RI

Newport School System student artists, Grade K to 12, present their exhibit "Impressions of Christmas in Newport" at the Newport Yacht Club. The event will include a Commemorative Postmark by the United States Postal Service Newport in addition to a cachet envelope selected by the judges for the 2022 Event. The envelope features the artwork […]

Holiday Wreath-Making

the Breakers Stable and Carriage House 53 Coggeshall Ave., Newport, RI

The Preservation Society of Newport County’s annual Holiday Wreath-Making workshop will provide plenty of unique ideas. Dan Christina, chief horticulturist at Green Animals Topiary Garden, will offer instructions on how to create one-of-a-kind holiday wreaths using locally sourced materials. Participants will be provided with materials

$40 – $50

Holiday Arts Market

Jamestown Arts Center 18 Valley St., Jamestown, RI

Celebrate the holidays and support the work of participating artists and artisans during the annual Holiday Arts Market at the JAC

Holiday Arts Market

Jamestown Arts Center 18 Valley St., Jamestown, RI

Celebrate the holidays and support the work of participating artists and artisans during the annual Holiday Arts Market at the JAC

Outsider Art: Harnessing Color Opening Reception

Jamestown Arts Center 18 Valley St., Jamestown, RI

Outsider Art: Harnessing Color unites a group of self-taught artists that see color as an undeniable means to creative expression

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