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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.

Gallery Hours:  Tuesday-Saturday, 11:00a.m. – 5:00p.m. and Sunday, 1:00-5:00p.m.  The NAA is closed on Monday.


NEW Blog Post:  Are You a Collector?

Read the story of the Vogels and reflect on your own collecting ambitions…



2014 Fall Members Juried Exhibition Show, part two

October 31-November 22, 2014

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Media:  Digital Art, Drawing, Oil, Printmaking, Sculpture, & Watercolor





Final Featured Artist Show of 2014

Linda Dahlberg, “Picture” New England

November 11-23, 2014

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Reception, Sunday, November 16, 2-4p.m.
Free and open to the public





and dont forget you can continue the celebration of Newburyport’s 250th Anniversary

PopArtLauraCHThe show is gone but the very special book, Portraits of Newburyport, is still available to order in both soft and hard cover.  Call the galleries or stop by to order your copy!







Art Walk …. see you next year!

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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


Holiday Show Call For Entry: 2D works and special Postcard ‘show within a show’



Call For Entry


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Note.. 4 pieces of binwork per artist can be brought in to receiving.  They are not entered online.  To complete the tags before receiving  go to Member Tools to download Show Entry Tags.



Hot Stuff

 Postcard Show Call For Entry

Pick up your paper now in the galleries!

NOTE Postcard Show will not have online registration

Fall Members Juried Show, part two

Sam Sargent Best in Show

Motes   Parker River Motif Image_29x23 Conte crayon


Parker River Motif, drawing by Skip Motes

Complete List of Awards and Juror Comments

Congratulations to all the award winners!!

Calder exhibit at PEM

Join us on Wednesday, December 3 , 1:30p.m. for a docent led tour of the exhibit

Calder  and Abstraction:  From Avant-Garde to Iconic

at the Peabody Essex Museum  

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Barbara Nachmias-Kedesdy, NAA artist member and PEM docent, will be leading the tour

The museum requests that we make a single payment for the group; we ask that you sign-up  so that we can keep track of the size of the group.  If you do plan to attend, you can pay Elena the $18 admission fee (PEM members are free) and she will take care of the single payment to PEM; please bring your payment with you December 3. 

If you plan to join us, register by clicking here

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.  Help us wrap up Phases Two & Three in 2015 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.  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 completed phase one.  Phases Two & Three scheduled to be completed in 2015.

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. 

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!

NAA Book Club



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



Contact the gallery for meeting locations, 978.465.8769

*unless otherwise noted


December 18

Lisette's List by Susan Vreeland

Facilitator: Rosalie Cuticchia


January 15

The Anatomy Lesson by Nina Siegal

Facilitator: Christine Molitor Johnson




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