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    LOTS OF EXCITING NEWS THIS WEEK!    🎉Congratulations are in order to…..
    Jonathan Eiten… Jonathan was selected to receive a free two-week show, an opportunity which was added to our member benefits in 2018.  Mark your calendar to support Jonathan and take in his show March 31-April 11, 2020



    Pam Perras… Pam was selected to receive this year’s Art Adventure Grant.  An exciting opportunity generously provided by The Hemphill Family Foundation. View Pam’s work along with the other applicants and past year’s winners on view February 7-29, 2020.  The reception and award presentation is Saturday, February 8, 6-8p.m.



    Patrick Okrasinski... Patrick was selected as the 2020 Donald Jurney Traveling Fellowship winner.  The fellowship provides a $5,000 grant to an emerging or mid-career artist, working in a traditional representational manner, for painting or study in Europe.



    We have been so honored to be chosen by YOU as Readers Choice for Best of North Shore, Art Gallery since 2015 AND Editors Choice since 2018!! We would love to have your vote to keep it going…  To vote, click on the image, Choose PLAY category, then ART GALLERY  You will find us listed among the nominees.  Thank YOU for considering…  Voting is open until May 1, 2020



    EDUCATION NEWS:  2020 Artlink Scholarships have been announced.  Please click 2020 Artlink Scholarship Application Form, for requirements, and qualifying schools.  Note the application deadline is Friday, March 28, 2020.  Any questions, contact Jessica Pappathan, Executive Director, at jpappathan@newburyportart.org


    2020 MassArt Summer Studio Scholarship Applications are now being accepted.
    A unique pre-college studio art program for students entering grades 11 and 12, generously provided by The Hemphill Family Foundation.  This is an intensive 4-week program for the artist who is serious about their work.  For more details, click MassArt Summer Studio  and  Summer Studio Application   Application deadline is Friday, March 13.




    2020 Winter Juried Show, Part Two
    Sponsored by Dore + Whittier
    February 7-29, 2020
    Juror:  Jim Craig, Executive Director,
    Rockport Art Association & Museum

    Media: Acrylic, Digital Art, Mixed Media, Pastel, & Photography
    2020 Winter Juried Show, Part 2 Accepted Works
    Jurors Awards and Comments

     Gallery Show preview   …. a powerpoint of accepted works that were submitted thru the online system

    Join us: Artist Reception, Saturday, February 8, 6-8p.m.

    art credit:  Threads by Tom Bailey


    2020 Art Adventure Grant
    Exhibition of applicants and past winners Lee Gordon, Heidi Caswell Zander, Mia Thurlow, and Susan Ellis
    February 7-29, 2020
    Reception to celebrate this year’s recipient
    and all the participating artists,
    Saturday, February 8, 6-8p.m.




    2020 23rd Annual Regional Juried Show
    open to NAA Members & Non-members
    Show dates:  May 1-23, 2020
    Submission period, Jan. 15-February 28
    Juror:  Ruth Greene-McNally
    Associate Curator, Ogunquit Museum of American Art

    To view and download the Call For Entry, click 2020 Regional Juried Show
    To Enter the Show, use the Enter a Show link under the Exhibitions tab above

    Image credit:  (left) Ron Emmerling, Above & Below, 2019 Sam Sargent Award for Best in Show;  (right) Liz Auffant, Hurricane Warning, 2019 award winner for Best Work in Oil


    2020 Young and Budding Artists Exhibition
    March 6-28, 2020
    Juror for award selection to be announced
    Our annual exhibit is open to all students, grades 1-12.
    For more details, click on YBA Call For Entry
    All works must be ready to hang and accompanied by YBA Registration Form
    2020 YBA Registration Form

    art credit:  Surf Fishing, acrylic by Kasey Favor


    New England Sculptors Association and Newburyport Art Association

    Contemporary Sculpture – a Collaboration between NESA and NAA
    March 3 – 21, 2020
    Hills Gallery, Newburyport Art Association
    art credit:  sculpture by Ryan Kelley



    4th Annual Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition
    in the Range Lights Community Sculpture Garden
    September 13, 2019 – September 1, 2020

    Click here to view the 2019 Range Lights Community Sculpture Garden Online Gallery

    Click here to view the 2018 Range Lights Community Sculpture Garden Online Gallery

    Click here to view the 2017 Range Lights Community Sculpture Garden Online Gallery 

    Works in the Gallery Gift Shop are by our members and selected thru a jury process.  Opportunities for members to submit to the gift shop are the last Sunday of January, April, and August.  The next deadline for Gift Shop submissions is Sunday, January 26, 2020.  All works to be considered by the committee must be in the gallery by 5pm.

    Members can download a gift shop submission form by clicking GALLERY SHOP

    Newburyport Art Association, 65 Water Street, Newburyport, Ma  01950
    Gallery Hours:  Tuesday – Saturday, 11-5; Sunday, 1-5; Closed Monday

    The Newburyport Art Association is a 501(c )(3) non-profit organization

    Support the Arts… Become a Donor

    The NAA's 2019 Annual Appeal is here! Look for it in your mailboxes, or donate now by clicking the Donate Now button below.  We hope you will become part of our story and help support our mission. To review the special benefits for your donation,
    click 2019 Annual Appeal Benefits

    The Newburyport Art Association is a 501(c )(3) non-profit organization.

    Open Studio Figure Study, Drop-in – Ongoing

    Fees for the drop-in sessions are: $15 members (membership must be current), $18 non-members, $10 students* or seniors, *students under the age of 18 must complete a Permission Form as well as an Emergency Contact Form. For questions, contact Peter Kimmins at peter.kimmins@me.com

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