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 TALKS: Studio 54: unparalleled nights; unparalleled influence Thursday, July 18th 6:00 pm A multi-media show & discussion with R. J. Hay, Jr., author of 54 Nights— a self-published, nonfiction book that commemorated Studio’s 40th and won the approval of Ian Schrager, Marc Benecke and Sirius XM’s Studio 54 channel. The book recounts 54 actual[…..]More Info
PULPARAZZI: painting with paper CLOSING RECEPTION Top: Beck Whitehead, John Babcock, Joan Hall, Shannon Brock Bottom: Lynn Sures, Michelle Samour, Anne McKeown, Peter Sowiski Curated by Joan Hall Exhibition Dates: July 12 – August 17, 2019 Gallery Hours: Wednesday – Saturday: 10 am – 2 pm, or by appointment Closing Reception: Wednesday, August 14th 6:00 pm- 8:00 pm[…..]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!
BITE ME FILM + VAMPIRE BALL Thursday, July 25th 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Screening and Q&A with the film’s writer/star A Joyful Vampire Ball is a chance to meet the filmmakers and team behind Bite Me, celebrate, laugh, and chat with your fellow audience members, but, most importantly, Joyful Vampire Balls are a chance[…..]
Top: Beck Whitehead, John Babcock, Joan Hall, Shannon Brock Bottom: Lynn Sures, Michelle Samour, Anne McKeown, Peter Sowiski Curated by Joan Hall Opening Reception: Friday, July 12, 2019 At our 9th Annual Summer Soirée Exhibition Dates: July 12 – August 17, 2019 Gallery Hours: Wednesday – Saturday: 10 am – 2 pm, or by appointment Closing Reception: Wednesday, August[…..]
Ten pieces would dot island for part of 2020on May 23, 2019BY TIM RIEL The town council Monday night enthusiastically endorsed a plan that would turn Conanicut Island into a blank canvas for the Jamestown Arts Center. “It’s just a wonderful idea,” said Mary Meagher, vice president of the council. Tom Farrell, Mary Hall Keen[…..]