Art Happenings This Weekend 8/8-8/11

8 Aug

Thursday, August 8th

Warwick Museum of Art LogoWarwick Museum of Art: Art – Concert Workshop; Exploring Watercolors with Patty Martucci

Art and music are a natural pairing, which is why the Warwick Museum of Art (WMOA) is introducing art workshops that run during the Apponaug Summer Concert season. The drop-by-and-try art workshops were created so folks can explore creativity without a big time commitment. 6:30 – 8:00 pm. Class fee: $9 Contact info: 401-737-0010

Newport galleriesNewport Gallery Night, Newport

5:00pm–8:00pm. Various venues. Art exhibits at galleries include hand-blown glass, woodblock prints, award-winning photography, international handcrafts, and fine arts. Many of the galleries host opening receptions, and introduce artists and new exhibits on Gallery Night. Free admission to all galleries; free parking at Newport Visitors Information Center, 23 America’s Cup Avenue, or Newport Art Museum, 76 Bellevue Avenue. Call (401) 848-0550, email, or visit the Newport Art Galleries website for more information.

Saturday, August 10th

AS220 Foo Fest: Empire Street, Providence from 1:00 pm to 1:00 am. Music, art, children’s activities and more.

Foo fest

Sunday, August 11th

Green Market Festival, South Kingstown

Sunday, August 11th 10:00am–5:00pm. The Farmer’s Daughter, 716 Moorsefield Road (Route 138). Celebrating the best of Rhode Island’s green industry and traditions with exhibits, activities, plants, vendors, food, live music and fun for the whole family! Adults, $10; age 12 or older, $5; under 12, free. Visit the Rhode Island Nursery and Landscape Association website for more information.

GMF2013 card

Also this weekend: Mystic Outdoor Art Festival, Mystic, CT. Saturday 8/10 – Sunday 8/11

Don’t miss it! Next week: Tuesday 8/13

Lorena Pugh - Oil on Linen panel

Lorena Pugh – Oil on Linen panel

A Coastal Living Gallery will have an Opening Reception for local painter extraordinaire, Lorena Pugh. The opening will be on 8/13 from 5:00  till 8:00 at A Coastal Living Gallery in Wickford RI at 83 Brown St. (located behind Beach Rose Café on the pier.)

Coming up soon!

Labor Day Weekend – The East Greenwich Art Festival at the New England Institute of Technology, East Greenwich Campus, One New England Tech Boulevard, East Greenwich, Rhode Island 02818Division Street.

Please help us spread the word!

East Greenwich Art Festival

Many thanks to our super sponsor and neighbor to the East Greenwich Art Festival; Cardi’s Furniture!

Cardi's Furniture

Cardi’s Furniture


One Response to “Art Happenings This Weekend 8/8-8/11”

  1. Lorena Pugh August 8, 2013 at 1:42 pm #

    Thanks Danielle!

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