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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 (through Columbus Day):  Tuesday-Saturday, 11a.m. – 5p.m., New: Friday open late until 8:00p.m., and Sunday, 1-5p.m.  The NAA is closed Mondays.

NEW Blog Post:  The Gravity of Birds   (a book review)


NEW:  Education Offerings

visit our Classes & Workshop page for Adult and Youth programming just posted


NEW Summer Lecture Series

LaraAugust 24, The Portrait: A Demo with Robin Thornhill

More details? Click here.  To register  click here.



NAA Summer Exhibition Series

New Members, New Works

August 19-31, 2014

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A special exhibition of works by members who have joined after Jan 1, 2013

TONIGHT…Reception, free and open to the public Friday, August 22, 6-8p.m.


Eight Cubed
August 8-24, 2014

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Band of Brushes, Art & Soul
August 12-24, 2014

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Abstract and Experimental Group

August 26-September 6, 2014
Reception, free and open to the public, Saturday, Aug 30, 7-9p.m.

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Then and Now
Historical Photographs of Newburyport & Modern Renderings by NAA Artist Members

Celebrating Newburyport’s 250th Anniversary!

July 29-August 3, 2014
Mildred Hartson Gallery

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Special Exhibition Slide Show with Ghlee Woodworth
Sat, Sept 27, 1p.m.


Image: Goodwin’s Landing (Rock) c1925, on Water Street opposite Goodwin Ave in Joppa. Collection, Newburyport Public Library Archival Center
Participating Artists:   Cynthia Cooper,  Robert Currier,  Linda Dahlberg, Peter Grimshaw,  Madeleine P. Hopkins,  Karen Jones,  Susan Kneeland, Margette Leanna,  Bonita LeFlore,  Jay McCarthy,  Beverly Mitchell,  Marge Motes,  Skip Motes,  John Raleigh,  Carol Reynolds, Daniel J.  Shaw,  Jean Snow,  Susan Spellman, and Peter Zoltai .





Art Walk

October 18-19, 2014

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

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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!


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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


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.

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 We have begun phase one.

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


Constructing the Arch


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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. 

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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


 September 18: Museum: Behind the Scenes at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

by Danny Danziger

Facilitator:  Elena Bachrach, 16 Donovan Drive, West Newbury



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