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.
Support the Jamestown Arts Center as we JumpstART the Arts this October! We are participating in the Pell Bridge Run to raise money for our innovative arts and educational programming. PELL BRIDGE RUN Sunday, October 21st 7:00 am – 9:00 am Donate to the JAC Team! We are fundraising for our team via our[…..]More Info
Members’ Show 2018 Suggested Theme: lush. and slow The theme of “lush. and slow” for the 2018 Members’ Show was taken from the Nayyriah Waheed poem: i want to live so densely. lush. and slow in the next few years. That a year becomes ten years. and the past becomes only a page. in the[…..]More Info
CUT & PASTE: Collage Today Sam Gilliam, 30″ x 42″ mono print on arches 88. JURIED EXHIBITION DATES: Submission Deadline: December 1, 2018 Artist Selection Notification: January 15, 2019 Artwork Drop-Off: February 26 – March 2 • 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Opening Reception: Thursday March 14, 2019 • 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Exhibition Dates: March 14 – April[…..]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!
Join us for the Manhattan Short Film Festival! Friday, September 28th, 7:00pm & Saturday, September 29th, 7:00pm Tickets are $10 at the Door The same shorts will be played both nights 9 Shorts from 8 Countries! Watch the Trailer! Read about Manhattan Short Film Festival here This year, MANHATTAN SHORT received 1565 entries from[…..]
Art League Rhode Island Elected Artist Show Opening Reception: September 20th 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Exhibition Dates: September 20 – October 20, 2018 Gallery Hours: Wednesday – Saturday: 10 am – 2 pm, or by appointment Art League Rhode Island’s 18th Annual Elected Artist Exhibition includes 52 Elected Artists who will be exhibiting exceptional original works[…..]
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[…..]