Welcome, visitor! [ Register | LoginRSS Feed

Newburyport Art Association

We invite you to join our vibrant community of artists and art lovers. We host exhibitions, classes, workshops, and special events throughout the year. Members and Non-members welcome.  To join us, click here.  Your membership is valid for 365 days from the day you join.


Summer Gallery Hours:  Tuesday-Saturday, 11a.m. – 5p.m. and Sunday, 1-5p.m.  The NAA will be open until 8:00p.m. Friday evenings through September 27.  The NAA is closed Mondays.

NEW Blog Post:  It’s Portraits Time All The Time (at least at the moment)


Education Offerings

visit our Classes & Workshop page for Adult and Youth offerings

For Adults:  Oil Painting, Watercolor, Photography, Drawing (2nd session added)
For Youth:  For Grades 3-9:  Drawing    For Grades 10-12: Digital Art, Portfolio Coaching


Join us as we celebrate Newburyport’s 250th Anniversary with 2 special exhibitions….

Portraits of Newburyport
September 12-27, 2014


Reception, free and open to the public, Saturday, Sept 13, 7-9p.m.

A very special book, Portraits of Newburyport, has sold out but is available to order in both soft and hard cover!!


In & Around Newburyport
September 12-27, 2014

Evening in Newbury




NAA Summer Exhibition Series 

Godfrey Sluder, The Magic of Mill Pond

JSluder poster imageSeptember 16-28, 2014






Art Walk

October 18-19, 2014

Saturday, 3-7p.m. & Sunday, 1-5p.m.

ArtWalk Logo 2012


Gallery Hours:  Tuesday – Saturday, 11am – 5pm,  Sunday, 1pm-5pm
Galleries are closed Mondays

 Gallery Address:  65 Water Street, Newburyport, Ma


NAA Membership is now Rolling!


 Join Now



For renewals: your user name is your member number

your password is your last name, case sensitive

Wondering if its time for YOU to renew?  Log in to the website, and choose My Dashboard

to see your membership expiration date


2014 Fall Members Juried Show, part one

Enter A Show

October 3-25, 2014

FJ1 Lowells Boat Shop Door

Media: Acrylic, Fine Crafts, Mixed Media,  Pastel, Photography

Call For Entry

Juror: Ron Crusan, Executive Director and Curator, Ogunquit Museum of American Art, Ogunquit, ME



Fidelity Charitable Gift Fund

Waterfront Community Sculpture Garden

A Community Sculpture Garden and Green Space is being created on the future waterfront Clipper City Rail Trail - Phase Two.  Help us break ground this Spring by making a donation.  Simply click on the button below to donate by credit card or Paypal.  Or mail your tax-deductible payment to NAA, 65 Water Street, Newburyport, Ma, 01950.

Double the impact of your donation - The Litle Family has generously pledged a gift to match donations up to $20,000!  Be part of the excitement!  For naming opportunities, please contact the NAA at 978.465.8769 or email Elena at ebachrach@newburyportart.org.

2014NAAsculpturegardenpostcard-FINAL PROOF


 We have begun phase one.

Watch here as our dream begins to become reality with your help!!  


Constructing the Arch


CSG 10


Join us and help continue to make the drawing a reality.  

Donate today.




Design & installation by Phil O'Donnell, Principal & Owner of New England Land Artisan, www.nelandartisan.com

Drawings by Katherine Bujalski


The Earth Without Art is Just Eh!

Don't you agree? We do!  Thanks to Artist Member and Jewelry Designer Gail Zona we have a beautiful and unique way for you to show your love of Art and support the NAA. 

Gail has designed and created this beautiful bead inscribed with our favorite saying.

Beads fit any pandora style bracelet or chose the pictured bracelet. 

NAA Earth bracelet 72 dpi 4x4

Beads ONLY sold in the NAA Gift Shop.

A portion of the proceeds goes back to the NAA.
Thanks Gail!

Visit our Gift Shop Today!

NEW – NAA Book Club

Drop-in Participation, Meets every third Thursday of the month, 6:30-8:30pm


 October : 





Join Our Newsletter!

Get Involved!

Become a Member2

Donate 3

Sign Up for a Class

Artist Member Links 2




Major Institutional Donors & Sponsors

matter communications logo

Nbpt ReDev logo


strem logo

Institution Savings Logo