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Newburyport Art Association



The Newburyport Art Association has been voted the Reader’s Choice in the Northshore Magazine’s BONS 2016 Art Gallery category.  Congratulations to the Walsingham Gallery of Newburyport on being selected to receive the Editors’ Choice Award in the same category!


Exhibition News

Newburyport Ten Plein Air Painters present Au Naturel
July 19-31, 2016

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

Works by Cynthia Cooper, Dale Partis Greene, Susan Jaworski-Stranc,  Margette Jennings, Marjet Lesk, Susan Luca, Janet MacLeod, Daniel J. Shaw, Susan Spellman, Janet Sutherland

To view a brief powerpoint presentation created by the NTen group for Newburyport High School art students, click below:


Drawing from Our Experience
works by students of NAA Drawing Instructor Susan Spellman
July 19-31, 2016
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Reception, free & open to the public
Friday, July 22 6-8p.m.







Rosalie Cuticchia, Evolution
July 26-31, 2016
Sail Fish, Oil on canvas, 30x24
Reception, free and open to the public
Thursday, July 28, 6-8p.m.





2016 Eight Cubed Exhibition, Hartson Gallery
NEW DATES…Aug 5-27, 2016
Show extended one week to August 27!

Eight Cubed poster_2016_finalReceiving, July 29 & 30, during gallery hours
Reminder to Artists participating: no frames or wires
8 Cubed Call For Entry

Reception, free & open to the public
Saturday, August 13, 7-9p.m.

Artist pick-up, Sunday, Aug 28



NAA Clean Sweep is back!
daisy sweeper_editJoin us in our courtyard on Saturday August 6, 11-5p.m. and ‘sweep up’ some great deals on fine art & art books.  Our Artists are cleaning out their studios of framed and unframed works,  2D works, and art books…their loss can be your gain!

For Artists:  Clean Sweep CFE
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The First Annual Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition
in the Range Lights Community Sculpture Garden!
September 3, 2016 – September 9, 2017

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Unveiling of the Range Lights Community Sculpture Garden and Exhibition Reception Sunday, September 11, 2016, 2:00-4:00p.m.



Education News

SLush Demo imageUnlocking the Mysteries of Watercolor, a demo by Steven Lush
Saturday, August 20, 1-4p.m.
Artwalk Weekend
Space is limited.  


Fundamentals of Drawing for Beginners
Fundamentals of Drawing II

Watercolor for Beginners

For details or to register, visit our Classes and Workshop page

More Fall Education offerings coming soon!

Check out our NEW Blog post …
Meet Our Member Lee Marshall Gordon
Lee is the recipient of the Hemphill Foundation Grant for the NAA’s 2016 Plan Your Own Art Adventure.  Lee brings a unique perspective to the Newburyport Art Association, not only because he is a glassblower, but because he breaks the mold of what is expected.


Art Supplies now available in the Gift Shop!  Just in… 

Prismacolor Knead Erasers, Tortillons, and Strathmore Bristol White paper!

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Newburyport Art Association, 65 Water Street, Newburyport, Ma  01950

We invite you to make a donation in memory of Alfred Moskowitz. Thank you.

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Thank you for considering a gift in memory of Al Moskowitz whose nearly 30 years of contributions have helped to ensure the NAA's vibrant future.  The celebration for Al on Sunday, July 10, 2016,  in the Range Lights Community Sculpture Garden, was a lovely way to remember him and his significant contributions.  To view a video of the complete 40 min program, click here.  To make a gift in memory of Al Moskowitz use the donate button below.   

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Gallery Hours: Tuesday-Saturday 11a.m.-5p.m., Sunday 1-5p.m., Closed Monday

2016 Exhibition Calendar now ready to download,  Click 2016 to view  


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NAA Partnership with Farley’s Continues!

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Stay tuned for schedule updates.  Check shows out in support of the artists and the NAA's ongoing commitment to community collaboration &  visit  FARLEY'S

Announcing a NEW partnership with The Grog of Newburyport

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Anne Recchia - June 20-August 7

Kathleen Bennett - August 15-October 2

Muriel Angelil - October 10-November 27

Michele O'Neil - December 5-December 31

Stay tuned for schedule updates.  Check shows out in support of the artists and the NAA's ongoing commitment to community collaboration &  visit The Grog

NAA Capital Project Campaign

To learn more about the campaign for

the NAA's  future

Education Center

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NAA Book Club

federico-faruffini-the-reader   Drop-in Participation, meets every third Thursday of the month unless otherwise noted, 6:30-8:30p.m., please contact the gallery for meeting locations, 978.465.8769   The NAA Book Club is in summer recess and will resume its meetings on Thursday, September 15 Book to be discussed is Sargent's Daughters: The Biography of a Painting by Erica E. Hirshler Happy summer reading!  

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