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.
Celebrate the power of design locally and globally with DESIGNxRI – at the upcoming Designer’s Ball! Delve into your dreams and your subconscious! Come to any of their 3 workshops led by RISD apparel professor, Meg DeCubellis and Keith Ranaldi from Fab Newport and create your fantasy costume and transform! Tap your inner costume creator[…..]More Info
CUT & PASTE: Collage Today JURIED EXHIBITION Opening Reception: Thursday March 14, 2019 • 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Gallery Hours Thru April 20th: Wed. – Sat. • 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Stemming from Cubism, collage as an art form first appeared in Picasso’s 1912 work, “Still Life with Chair Caning”. The layering of images and incorporation of[…..]More Info
Saturday, April 13th, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm, FREE Plan to attend the first collaboration of the Jamestown Arts Center & the Friends of the Jamestown Philomenain Library as we celebrate Poetry Month on Saturday, April 13th. Plan to arrive at the library meeting room at 6:00PM where there will be poetry readings and writing[…..]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!
Thursday, March 21st 7:00 pm $10 at the Door Film length: 70 minutes Watch the Trailer here From award-winning filmmaker Dan Habib comes INTELLIGENT LIVES, a catalyst to transform the label of intellectual disability from a life sentence of isolation into a life of possibility for the most systematically segregated people in America. INTELLIGENT[…..]
CUT & PASTE: Collage Today JURIED EXHIBITION Sam Gilliam, 30″ x 42″ mono print on arches 88. produced by island press dan gualdoni master printer Opening Reception: Thursday March 14, 2019 • 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Exhibition Dates: March 14 – April 20, 2019 Gallery Hours: Wed. – Sat. • 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Stemming[…..]
By Helena Touhey Special to the IndependentJan 25, 2019 JAMESTOWN, R.I. — Three boats are displayed together in a corner, distinct paintings unified in subject matter but distinguished by their cloud formations and wave patterns. There is “Servabu, 64 Tons,” with big sails and pleasant clouds on calm seas next to “Sailing By The Clouds,”[…..]