Newburyport Art Association
Winter weather policy reminder – when the Newburyport School District calls for a snow day, the NAA galleries will remain closed. We will provide updates on the NAA’s Facebook page. Thank you.
Announcing Diamond Jewelry Raffle!
In support of the NAA, Kaya Jewelers has generously donated an 18kt white gold diamond pendant necklace paired with 18k white gold diamond hoops, with a combined value of $4,000. Only 250 tickets available at $50 each. Drawing held May 4, 2018 in the NAA gallery. To purchase raffle tickets click
NAA ArtLink 2018 Scholarships
NAA Artlink 2018 Scholarships for area schools graduating seniors have been posted in the Guidance Offices of the Newburyport High School, Pentucket Regional High School, Triton Regional High School, Amesbury High School, and Ipswich High School. Graduating seniors must be planning to pursue art, art education, and/or art management at the college/university level.
In addition, the Hemphill Family Foundation is offering a very special opportunity to a rising junior or senior to attend the residential Summer Studio Program at the Massachusetts College of Art & Design – don’t miss out!
2018 MassArt Scholarship & NAA 2018 Scholarship Application Form Due date for all applications is March 30, 2018.
2018 Art Adventure Grant
The 2018 Art Adventure Grant has been announced! The deadline for NAA Artist Members who wish to apply for the $1,500 grant to fund an art adventure anywhere in the world is Friday, June 29. Please read on for all the application details, Art Adventure Grant Announcement 2018. The NAA thanks The Hemphill Family Foundation for continuing to make this opportunity possible for its members. Good luck to all applicants!
IN THE GALLERIES
2018 ArtWalk Newburyport – A Sneak Preview
March 6-25, 2018
2018 Young and Budding Artist Show
March 9-31, 2018
The NAA celebrated HERSTORY by welcoming Newburyport High School creative writers who, inspired by their teacher Deb Szabo and local poet Rhina Espaillat and by the art on view in our galleries created Ekphrastic poems. Some of them have been posted in the gallery by the works that inspired them. We have extended hours tonight to give you time to come down and check out this special twist to the shows! Open Friday, March 16, 6:30-8:00p.m.
To view a video presentation from the evening, click NAA AND HERSTORY
& in conjunction with the 2018 Young & Budding Artists Show…
The NAA is pleased to announce its first T-Shirt Design Contest, for young artists Grades 1-12. Please click here for the contest guidelines, 2018 TShirt Design Contest Rules.
COMING UP IN THE GALLERIES
Featured Artist Robert Currier: The Art of Redevelopment: a photographic retrospective from the archive of Robert M. Currier
April 3-15, 2018
Reception, free & open to the public, Sat April 7, 7-9p.m.
Pop Up Show – BIG WORKS
3rd Annual NAA Pop Up Show at 14 Cedar Street Studios, Amesbury, MA
April 6-28, 2018
Call For Entry
All spots have been reserved. If you are interested in being placed on a waitlist, please email Elena Bachrach, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Receiving at 14 Cedar Street in Amesbury MA, Monday, April 2, 2:00-5:00p.m.
Reception, Thursday, April 12, 6:30-8:00p.m. at 14 Cedar Street, Amesbury MA
Pick Up, Sunday, April 29, 2:00-5:00p.m.
Ongoing – 2nd Annual Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition in the Range Lights Community Sculpture Garden
Show dates September 22, 2017 – September 2, 2018
Click here to view the 2017 Range Lights Community Sculpture Garden Online Gallery
NEW Classes just added:
Exploring the Art of Drawing for all levels with Susan Spellman
Explore Watercolor Painting, spring session with Susan Spellman
NEW Workshop just added:
Sketch Booking Your Personal Path: Near & Far with Heidi Caswell Zander
Spring Classes with openings:
Introduction to Encaustic Painting with Amy Vander Els, Thursday evenings beginning April 19 (new dates)
Your iPhone Camera with David Stone, Thursday evening beginning March 15
Plein Air, Alla Prima with Sue Charles, Wednesday morning beginning May 9
To register for a class or workshop, click on the Education tab in the toolbar above.
Drop in Wednesday Night Life Drawing Group
The next Artists Jury Day for the Gift Shop is Tuesday, April 24th, 2018. All works to be considered by the committee must be in the gallery by 5p.m., Sunday, April 22nd.
Art Supplies now available in the Gift Shop!
Newburyport Art Association, 65 Water Street, Newburyport, Ma 01950