Events and Shows

Events & Shows

New! WAG Photography Show: Treasure

crossing-davidfeigenbaum-pngThe Westport Art Group launches a new initiative in photography with twenty New England photographers juried by Karen Davis of the Davis Orton Gallery in Hudson, NY.

Exhibition Reception is Friday, June 16 from 6 to 8 pm.

The exhibition will run from June 17 to July 2 from 10 am to 4 pm at the WAG building, 1740 Main Road in Westport. We hope to see you there!

Members! We are seeking gallery sitters. Please sign up at Sign Up Genius.

Best in Show

goblets-richardcohen-pngOur two best in show photographers, Richard Cohen and David Feigenbaum are awarded with a dual show in the Manton Room of the Westport Free Library in November 2017.

 

Also exhibiting in this show are John Bunzick-Somerville, MA, Ellen Feldman-Cambridge, MA, Wendy Goldberg-Westport Point, MA, Cassandra Goldwater-Lexington, MA, Trelawney Goodell-Lexington, MA, Ellen Gould-Southport, CT, Ellen Hansen-Taunton, MA, Elliot Krieger-Barrington, RI, Kathleen LaRoque-Central Falls, RI, Brent Mathison-Maynard, MA, Judith Montminy-Duxbury, MA, Paul Murray-Jamestown, RI, Amy Rindskopf-Winchester, MA, Joan Schnell-Ashland, MA, Jenna Skutnik-Pittsfield, MA, Joney Swift-South Dartmouth, MA, Ernest Stonebraker-Stow, MA, and Sloan Volpe-Somerville, MA.

JUROR: Karen Davis of the Davis Orton Gallery, Hudson New York, www.davisortongallery.com. Karen is a photographer, gallerist and teacher. She is the co-owner and curator of the Davis Orton Gallery. Her photographs are in both national and international museum and gallery collections.

If you have further questions, please email info@westportartgroup.com, or call Linda Rogers at 508-636-7129.

Summer Community Show

Alice_Shire_Ribbons-jpgThe Annual Summer Community Show will open with a reception on Friday, July 28 at 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM. The exhibition of Fine Arts and Crafts will be on display Saturday, July 29 to Saturday, August 5, 10 AM – 4 PM.  Please check back soon for more information, including Call to Artists and further details.

New at WAG! Open Hours

Wednesdays 9 AM – 3 PM
WAG is also open during classes and events and by appointment

The Periwinkle Shop

We have carved out space at WAG to revive The Periwinkle Shop, now open Wednesdays 9 AM to 3 PM and by appointment at 1740 Main Road, Westport Point, MA.

The original Periwinkle Shop was in operation from 1966 to 1972, April through September. WAG members sold handcrafted items and artwork. Volunteers staffed the small store, located across from the Westport Point post office.

Member Artists and Artisans are invited to sell their artwork in the shop. Contact WAG at info@westportartgroup.com if you are interested in adding your artwork or handcrafted items to the shop.

South Coast Artists Studio Tours | Participation at The Westport Art Group July 15-16 and August 19-20

sca-2619Sticker-final.inddSCA features two open studio tour weekends, July 15–16 and August 19–20, 2017. The 2017 Tours mark the Fourteenth Annual South Coast Artists Studio Tours.

The Westport Art Group is proud to present eight different artists on each weekend at the Westport Art Group building at 1740 Main Road in Westport. Please come and visit our talented artists!

For information and map, please visit the South Coast Artists website at southcoastartists.org.