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RI Art List: May 2019

Gardens and flowers dominate in Newport, while Brown University exhibits photographs of Providence in the 1960s.

Eileen Kennedy, Dona Nobis Pacem

10 Art Exhibits To Catch This April

Ten shows to check out this April, arranged by opening date. A couple of other events to note: The Guerrilla Girls are lecturing at Brown on April 3. That sold out right away, but there’s a waitlist for (free) tickets. On April 12 Providence non-profit New Urban Arts is hosting its 22nd Annual Birthday Bash. […]

10 Art Exhibits To Catch This February

Ten shows to check out this February, arranged by opening date. pictured: KYLE & co. in the RISCA Fellowship Exhibition at Warwick Center for the Arts OPENING (arranged by opening date) Ravenous: The Enduring Legacy of Poe Providence Athenaeum 251 Benefit Street, Providence February 1 – April 30 Opening Reception/Fundraiser Thursday, January 31 (UPDATE: Never […]

Caitlin Cherry, Dirtypower

10 Art Exhibits To Catch This January

Ten shows to check out this January, arranged by opening date. pictured: Caitlin Cherry, from Dirtypower at PC—Galleries OPENING (arranged by opening date) One Gun Gone 233 Westminster Street, Providence January 7 – January 26 Opening reception Saturday, January 12 (5–8pm) pictured: Match Stick Men Entwined: Botany, Art and the Lost Cat Swamp Habitat John […]

Yousssef Nabil at Newport Art Museum


Top 5 Local Art Stories of 2018 5. After living in Providence for over fifteen years, N.C. Wyeth’s massive mural Peace, Commerce and Prosperity was abruptly removed from One Financial Plaza in downtown Providence this spring. Eighteen feet wide and twenty-six feet tall, the mural, a map of the Americas, has moved on to the […]

Kim Silva_The _Clouds_of_Summer_30x40__acrylic on canvas_2018

December 2018 Art Preview

Ten shows to check out this December, arranged by opening date. pictured: Kim Silva, The Clouds of Summer (2018) on view at Coastal Contemporary Gallery OPENING (arranged by opening date) In the Mood for Love Gelman Student Exhibitions Gallery 20 North Main Street, Providence November 29 – January 27, 2019 opening reception Thursday November 29 […]