The Jamestown Arts Center is a non-profit, multi-disciplinary facility created to benefit the community of Jamestown, Rhode Island, and beyond.
Our mission is to engage, enrich and inspire our community through extraordinary arts and educational experiences.
JAC Members’ Show 2017 | CREATE/REACT & Christian Potter Drury: Darwin’s dream Member’s Show 2016 “Best in Show” Winner November 2 – December 2, 2017 Gallery Hours: Wednesday – Saturday 10am -2pm, or by appointment Closed: Thanksgiving Day Thursday, November 23rd Open: Thanksgiving Weekend Friday, November 24th and Saturday, November 25th Christian Potter Drury, Darwin’s[…..]More Info
Two Poets and a Troubadour The Jamestown Arts Center welcomes poets Lisa Starr and Lawrence Krips joined by Legendary Newport Troubadour Jim McGrath Saturday, December 2nd, 5:30 pm Tickets: $10 General Admission, $8 JAC Members, Students and Seniors Poetry Reading :: Two Poets and a Troubadour General Admission $10.00 USDJAC Members students and seniors $8.00[…..]More Info
Year round classes where adults can flex their creativity, find a creative outlet or sharpen their skills. Classes offered in fine arts, technology and design.
Teen classes are geared towards the dynamic adolescent brain – Creative classes & workshops in a variety of fine arts, technology and design driven mediums.
Children: Year round dynamic, hands on classes & vacation and summer camps designed especially for children. We offer creative birthday parties too!
JAC Members’ Show 2017 | CREATE/REACT & Christian Potter Drury: Darwin’s dream Member’s Show 2016 “Best in Show” Winner November 2 – December 2, 2017 Opening Reception: Thursday, November 2nd 6:00 pm – 8:00 pmChristian Christian Potter Drury, Darwin’s dream, 2017, acrylic, watercolor, ink, & pastel on canvas, 36″ x 48″ Gallery Hours: Wednesday[…..]
A furry, baby-sized sentry greets you upon entering the Jamestown Arts Center, where the 2017 Members’ Show, “CREATE/REACT,” runs through Dec. 2. It’s Rebecca Siemering’s “Tuft Enough,” a hand-fringed suit made from betting slips and dental floss. As with many of Siemering’s creations, it embodies an aftertaste of loss and failure — a garment sewn[…..]