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’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[…..]More Info
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[…..]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!
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.[…..]
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[…..]
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[…..]