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‘Summertime, Bristol & the Bay’

‘Summertime, Bristol & the Bay’

This exhibit at Bristol’s Alta Luna Gallery, featuring images of the local waterfront including Kristin Stashenko’s acrylic on canvas “Bay Walk” (right), will kick off on Art Night with live music by Able Thought. WHERE: Alta Luna Gallery, 297 Hope Street, 2nd floor, Bristol WHEN: 6-9 p.m.; Thursday, July 25 COST: Free MORE INFO: 401/688-0396;


Summer Art Show

The 15th Annual juried Little Compton Summer Art Show will be held at the Community Center on the Commons this weekend. Opening night is Friday, with a patron preview party starting at 5 p.m. and general admission from 6 to 8 p.m. This popular community event and wonderful addition to the Southcoast artist tour continues with


New Open Art Studio in Westport

The Art Workshop, studio of Westport artist Christina Glaser, opens its doors, beginning this Sunday. The artist invites the public to come and view her creative process: painting landscapes, florals, still lifes, or maybe something more off-beat, such as sea monsters, flying fruit, or iguanas! The studio will be open Thursday thru Sunday afternoons and


‘Heroes & Villains’ opening reception

“Everyone loves a hero” as the saying goes. The opening reception for this juried event inspired by heroes & villains, hope & heroism will be held this Saturday. Artists have entered this show to exhibit the genre of fictional, non-fictional people, events, comic book and action adventure art. Selling original, unique, eclectic, and affordable drawings, paintings, sculpture, illustrations, photography, and blown


‘Girls Gone Wild’ opening reception

You are invited to let your imagination run wild as DeBlois Gallery hosts an exhibit featuring the work of Susan Medyn (Ink & Watercolor), Gloria Merchant (3-D Construction) and Trish Elwood O’Day (Photography) during the month of July. Their show, appropriately entitled “Girls Gone Wild”, runs from July 6 through July 28. For this exhibit,


Reflections at the Donovan Gallery in Tiverton

“Reflections”, new works by Tom Deininger and Bill Chisholm, will open July 3 at the Donovan Gallery. Tom Deininger is an award winning artist whose work is collected internationally, best known for his “junk art”…. amazing collages and assemblages of found items crafted into recognizable images. Bill Chisholm’s works include remarkable photorealistic oil paintings of


Art Night party in Bristol

With 50’s music by Doug Bothelo and “Cruisin’~A Car Show,” featuring car-inspired works of Kathy Kittell and Carl Keitner, with other work by Alta Luna artists. “Cruisin’” will be on exhibit through July 10. WHERE: Alta Luna Gallery, 297 Hope St., 2nd Floor, Bristol WHEN: 6-9 p.m.; Thursday, June 27 COST: Free MORE INFO: 401/688-0396;


Art of summer in Bristol

Three local artists’ work is included in the current Bristol Art Museum exhibit at Rogers Free Library through July 10. Debbie Gonville Miller’s series  of sixteen oils on “Beach Scenes and Portraits” are on display on the third floor, while Mary Dondero’s series of photographs, “Summer, Joy, Life and Death” can be viewed on the


Opening Reception: ‘Ocean-going vessels’ at Imago

In its next exhibit, “Ocean-Going Vessels,” Imago will present artists’ interpretations of ocean-going vessels and life’s journey as well as more realistic works honoring the art and science of ship building and navigation. A wide array of work will be presented ranging from traditional scale ship models to ceramic vessels, paintings, historic etchings, sailors’ valentines,


Open House at Jim Bush Gallery

Come visit the gallery and see all of Jim’s new creations.  We have weekly summer hours, every Tuesday from 10 a.m.-3 p.m., but f you are unable to make it during the regular hours and would like to schedule an appointment, contact Elizabeth Kiepert at 401/289-2150 or [email protected] WHERE: 426 Main Street, Warren WHEN: Tuesday,