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OUTDOOR ARTS EXPERIENCE 2020

 

CERAMICS OPEN STUDIOS

Mondays: 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Tuesday – Friday: 12 pm – 4 pm
Thursdays: 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Saturdays: 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Photo by Stacey Doyle

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OPEN STUDIOS

Mondays: 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Saturdays : 10 pm – 2 pm
Thursdays: 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

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The Jamestown Arts Center is a non-profit,
multi-disciplinary facility created to benefit the community of Jamestown, RI, and beyond.

OUR FACILITY IS FULLY WHEELCHAIR ACCESSIBLE

Join the JAC Affiliated Artist Program!

This unique program for artists not only provides an opportunity to be affiliated with a nationally recognized arts organization, but also steers interested individuals and art patrons to their websites. Learn more…

 

 

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.

Call to Artists – Members’ Show 2019

10/25/2019–10/26/2019

JAC’s Members’ Show 2019 Awards Juror: Jan Howard Chief Curator and Houghton P. Metcalf Jr. Curator of Prints, Drawings, and Photographs Prizes awarded! Best in Show winner is awarded a solo show in our small gallery during Members’ Show 2020 All work that meets the requirements will be hung in the show. All current members[…..]

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Call To Artists – Holiday Arts Market 2019

09/15/2019–10/31/2019

Call to Artists! Holiday Arts Market 2019 A juried market of high-quality unique works made by local artists Artists and Artisans of all kinds are encouraged to apply: painters, jewelers, potters, sculptors, clothing designers, photographers, wood workers, glass artists, etc. Submissions will be juried. You or your representative must be at your “booth” for the[…..]

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Outdoor Arts Experience

09/01/2019–11/01/2020

We’re thinking BIG! Outdoor Arts Experience coming 2020! Learn more here

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For Adults

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.

For Teens

Teen classes are geared towards the dynamic adolescent brain – Creative classes & workshops in a variety of fine arts, technology and design driven mediums.

For Children

Children: Year round dynamic, hands on classes & vacation and summer camps designed especially for children. We offer creative birthday parties too!

FILMS

Her Magnum Opus

09/20/2019 | 7:00 pm

Her Magnum Opus, a feature film by  Marta Renzi Friday, Sptember 20th 7:00 pm “A circle of friends gathers to celebrate their mentor and learns that what lasts is those you leave behind.” Watch the trailer here A freewheeling narrative enacted almost entirely through movement and music, Her Magnum Opus is Marta Renzi’s ode to creativity and community.[…..]

EXHIBITIONS

Local Forecast

08/23/2019–09/07/2019 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Pop-up Exhibition featuring select Jamestown Artists and Team JAC Opening Reception: Friday, August 23rd 6:00pm – 8:00pm Exhibition Dates: August 23 – September 7, 2019 Gallery Hours: Wednesday – Saturday: 10 am – 2 pm, or by appointment Exhibiting Artists: Jillian Barber Lisa Barsumian Shirley Bell Roger Birn Eliza Boyer Jennifer and David Clancy Elizabeth Congdon Peter[…..]

NEWS

ARTS REVIEW: Seeing what paper can do at Jamestown Arts Center

Posted on July 30, 2019

By Alexander Castro / Special to The Daily NewsPosted Jul 22, 2019 at 9:30 AM The eight-artist collective Pulparazzi consider painting and papermaking inseparable in summer show. JAMESTOWN — The virtues of construction paper tend to go unappreciated after grade school, once cutout masks and hokey holiday crafts are behind you. But for some artists, the practice of crafting with[…..]

A very special thank you to our generous Business Partners

Platinum

Estes/Twombly Architects    •   Peter   J. Schott, DMD

Gold

Island Realty   •   Joseph Tamburini, Financial Advisor, Morgan Stanley    •    Kim Comfort | COMFORT food   •  Newport Restaurant Group    •    People's Credit Union   •   Taste Design Inc.

Silver

Andrew B. Hunter, Hunter Greens Garden Design   •  Archer & Foppert, LLP, Attorneys  •   Fuller Art & Frame Gallery   •   Karen Augeri Benson, Esq.    •    Metta Events   •    Stoneacre Brasserie   •   Whalers Brewing

Bronze

Belmont Market    •    Centreville Bank   •   Columbia House Construction   •   Conanicut Marine Services Inc.    •    Durga S. Larkin, MD    •    Fagan-Quinn Funeral Home   •   Forster Orthodontics    •  Jamestown Fitness Center    •

Slice of Heaven    •    South Shore Capital Advisors LLC   •   Michael Swistak, Wolpert Insurance

Funding provided in part by a grant from the Rhode Island State Council on the Arts, through an appropriation by the Rhode Island General Assembly, a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts and private funders.

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Jamestown Arts Center | Location: 18 Valley Street, Jamestown, Rhode Island 02835 | Mailing Address: PO Box 97, Jamestown,
Rhode Island 02835 | for more Information call: (401) 560-0979 or email

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