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Minimalism X: Call For Art at Gallery X

Gallery X 169 William St., New Bedford, MA

Minimalist art uses the simplistic, essential elements of form, line, color or texture to create a reaction without expressive or representational detail. This exhibition is open to submissions from artists working in any medium. Work may be submitted during Gallery hours or by appointment beginning March 27. The deadline for submissions is Monday, April 10. […]

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UMass Dartmouth 2022 MFA Thesis Exhibition

UMass Dartmouth Star Store Campus 715 Purchase St., New Bedford, MA

The UMass Dartmouth 2021 MFA Thesis Exhibition is a much anticipated and celebrated annual event showcasing the artwork of graduating students from the College of Visual and Performing Arts. The creative work of graduating students ranges from traditional media such as painting, sculpture, ceramics, to digital media or site-specific installation. Reception: Saturday, April 2, 3–5 […]

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Spring is On at Gallery X

Gallery X 169 William St., New Bedford, MA

Spring is a time of new possibilities. What is your interpretation? This exhibition is open to submissions from artists working in any medium. Non-members $10 per piece, 3 for $25, or 5 pieces for $40. All art must be wall-ready and include proper hanging hardware. Pedestals are available for sculptural or three-dimensional pieces. Works will […]

$10 – $40
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Minimalism X: Call For Art at Gallery X

Gallery X 169 William St., New Bedford, MA

Minimalist art uses the simplistic, essential elements of form, line, color or texture to create a reaction without expressive or representational detail. This exhibition is open to submissions from artists working in any medium. Work may be submitted during Gallery hours or by appointment beginning March 27. The deadline for submissions is Monday, April 10. […]

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Spring is On at Gallery X

Gallery X 169 William St., New Bedford, MA

Spring is a time of new possibilities. What is your interpretation? This exhibition is open to submissions from artists working in any medium. Non-members $10 per piece, 3 for $25, or 5 pieces for $40. All art must be wall-ready and include proper hanging hardware. Pedestals are available for sculptural or three-dimensional pieces. Works will […]

$10 – $40
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Minimalism X: Call For Art at Gallery X

Gallery X 169 William St., New Bedford, MA

Minimalist art uses the simplistic, essential elements of form, line, color or texture to create a reaction without expressive or representational detail. This exhibition is open to submissions from artists working in any medium. Work may be submitted during Gallery hours or by appointment beginning March 27. The deadline for submissions is Monday, April 10. […]

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Art + Design Senior Exhibition

UMass CVPA Main Campus 285 Old Westport Road, Dartmouth, MA

The College of Visual and Performing Arts presents the culminating 3-part exhibition of UMass Dartmouth graduating BFA students from Graphic Design and Illustration. Works will be on view in the CVPA Campus Gallery on the first floor of the CVPA building. The second part of the exhibit will present students from the areas of Integrated […]

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Spring is On at Gallery X

Gallery X 169 William St., New Bedford, MA

Spring is a time of new possibilities. What is your interpretation? This exhibition is open to submissions from artists working in any medium. Non-members $10 per piece, 3 for $25, or 5 pieces for $40. All art must be wall-ready and include proper hanging hardware. Pedestals are available for sculptural or three-dimensional pieces. Works will […]

$10 – $40
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Minimalism X: Call For Art at Gallery X

Gallery X 169 William St., New Bedford, MA

Minimalist art uses the simplistic, essential elements of form, line, color or texture to create a reaction without expressive or representational detail. This exhibition is open to submissions from artists working in any medium. Work may be submitted during Gallery hours or by appointment beginning March 27. The deadline for submissions is Monday, April 10. […]

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The Azorean Spirit: The Art of Domingos Rebêlo

New Bedford Whaling Museum 18 Johnny Cake Hill, New Bedford, MA

Domingos Rebêlo (1891-1975) created thousands of works of art that reflected his Portuguese identity and culture and honored his Azorean roots. The seminal exhibition, "The Azorean Spirit: The Art of Domingos Rebêlo," runs from March 31–September 22, 2022, in the Wattles Family Gallery at the Whaling Museum. The exhibition opening and artist talk are on […]

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Spring is On at Gallery X

Gallery X 169 William St., New Bedford, MA

Spring is a time of new possibilities. What is your interpretation? This exhibition is open to submissions from artists working in any medium. Non-members $10 per piece, 3 for $25, or 5 pieces for $40. All art must be wall-ready and include proper hanging hardware. Pedestals are available for sculptural or three-dimensional pieces. Works will […]

$10 – $40
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Minimalism X: Call For Art at Gallery X

Gallery X 169 William St., New Bedford, MA

Minimalist art uses the simplistic, essential elements of form, line, color or texture to create a reaction without expressive or representational detail. This exhibition is open to submissions from artists working in any medium. Work may be submitted during Gallery hours or by appointment beginning March 27. The deadline for submissions is Monday, April 10. […]

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Spring is On at Gallery X

Gallery X 169 William St., New Bedford, MA

Spring is a time of new possibilities. What is your interpretation? This exhibition is open to submissions from artists working in any medium. Non-members $10 per piece, 3 for $25, or 5 pieces for $40. All art must be wall-ready and include proper hanging hardware. Pedestals are available for sculptural or three-dimensional pieces. Works will […]

$10 – $40
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Minimalism X: Call For Art at Gallery X

Gallery X 169 William St., New Bedford, MA

Minimalist art uses the simplistic, essential elements of form, line, color or texture to create a reaction without expressive or representational detail. This exhibition is open to submissions from artists working in any medium. Work may be submitted during Gallery hours or by appointment beginning March 27. The deadline for submissions is Monday, April 10. […]

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Spring is On at Gallery X

Gallery X 169 William St., New Bedford, MA

Spring is a time of new possibilities. What is your interpretation? This exhibition is open to submissions from artists working in any medium. Non-members $10 per piece, 3 for $25, or 5 pieces for $40. All art must be wall-ready and include proper hanging hardware. Pedestals are available for sculptural or three-dimensional pieces. Works will […]

$10 – $40
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Minimalism X: Call For Art at Gallery X

Gallery X 169 William St., New Bedford, MA

Minimalist art uses the simplistic, essential elements of form, line, color or texture to create a reaction without expressive or representational detail. This exhibition is open to submissions from artists working in any medium. Work may be submitted during Gallery hours or by appointment beginning March 27. The deadline for submissions is Monday, April 10. […]

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Thresholding, New Work by Mark Phelan

Co-Creative Center Gallery 137 Union Street, New Bedford, MA

Local artist Mark Phelan returns for his second solo exhibition at the Co-Creative Center. The event will debut in April and continue through May, with an opening reception at 7 […]

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UMass Dartmouth 2022 MFA Thesis Exhibition

UMass Dartmouth Star Store Campus 715 Purchase St., New Bedford, MA

The UMass Dartmouth 2021 MFA Thesis Exhibition is a much anticipated and celebrated annual event showcasing the artwork of graduating students from the College of Visual and Performing Arts. The creative work of graduating students ranges from traditional media such as painting, sculpture, ceramics, to digital media or site-specific installation. Reception: Saturday, April 2, 3–5 […]

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Thresholding, New Work by Mark Phelan

Co-Creative Center Gallery 137 Union Street, New Bedford, MA

Local artist Mark Phelan returns for his second solo exhibition at the Co-Creative Center. The event will debut in April and continue through May, with an opening reception at 7 p.m. on  Saturday, April 16.

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Art + Design Senior Exhibition

UMass CVPA Main Campus 285 Old Westport Road, Dartmouth, MA

The College of Visual and Performing Arts presents the culminating 3-part exhibition of UMass Dartmouth graduating BFA students from Graphic Design and Illustration. Works will be on view in the CVPA Campus Gallery on the first floor of the CVPA building. The second part of the exhibit will present students from the areas of Integrated […]

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Art + Design Senior Exhibition

UMass CVPA Main Campus 285 Old Westport Road, Dartmouth, MA

The College of Visual and Performing Arts presents the culminating 3-part exhibition of UMass Dartmouth graduating BFA students from Graphic Design and Illustration. Works will be on view in the CVPA Campus Gallery on the first floor of the CVPA building. The second part of the exhibit will present students from the areas of Integrated […]

Kaleidoscope: Art Through Your Eyes

Gallery X 169 William St., New Bedford, MA

Gallery X and the South Coast LGBTQ+ Network invite the community to help them celebrate the works of Kaleidoscope: Art Through Your Eyes.  Over 150 pieces by local LGBTQ+ and […]

Call for Art: Land Ho!

Gallery X 169 William St., New Bedford, MA

Land Ho is an exhibition of artwork inspired by local and regional landmarks. This exhibition is open to submissions from artists working in any medium. Work may be submitted during Gallery hours or by appointment beginning June 8. The deadline for submissions is Sunday, June 19. Fees (for non-members): $10 per piece, 3 pieces for […]

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Losing Stories: Paintings by Molly Judd

Dedee Shattuck Gallery 1 Partners' Lane, Westport, MA

The Dedee Shattuck Gallery presents the works of Irish painter Molly Judd, one of the most gifted young figurative painters working today. The artist talk is on Sunday, June 12 at 3 p.m., with the opening reception from 5–7 p.m. The exhibit will run through Saturday, July 23. Gallery hours are Wednesday–Saturday, 10 a.m. to […]