January Art Preview

lissa rivera newport art museum

January Art Preview

Ten shows to check out this month, arranged by the date of the opening and/or closing.


risd printmaking triennial
RISD Printmaking Department Triennial
Woods-Gerry Gallery
62 Prospect Street, Providence
January 12 – January 21
opening reception Thursday, January 11 (6-7:30pm)
note: an earlier version of this post incorrectly listed the opening reception as Friday 1/12

May Babcock at Machines With Magnets
May Babcock: Blackstone Watershed
Machines With Magnets
400 Main Street, Pawtucket
January 12 – February 8
opening reception Friday, January 12 (5-8pm)

alexa guariglia worlds fair gallery
Alexa Guariglia: Birds of a Feather

World’s Fair Gallery
268 Broadway, Providence
January 12 – February 28
Opening Friday, January 12 (6-8pm)

Tarshire Battle
Where’s Your Privilege, R(ace) I(dentity)?
A Pop-Up Exhibition in Collaboration with RI SURJ (Showing Up For Racial Justice)
Hera Gallery
January 19 – January 27
pictured: Tarshire Battle

Schools out jamestown art center
School’s Out
Jamestown Arts Center
19 Valley Street, Jamestown
January 19 – February 24
Opening Reception Friday, January 19 (6-8pm)

sam duket brad fesmire
Sam Duket and Brad Fesmire: Untitled (Still Not Titled Yet)

Grimshaw-Gudewicz Gallery
Bristol Community College
777 Elsbree Street, Fall River
January 25-February 22
Opening Reception Friday, January 25 (6-8pm)

Lissa Rivera: Beautiful Boy

Newport Art Museum
76 Bellevue Avenue, Newport
January 20 – May 20
Opening Reception Friday, February 2 (5pm)

Domestic Affairs at Newport Art Museum
Domestic Affairs: Domesticity, Identity and the Home

Newport Art Museum
76 Bellevue Avenue, Newport
January 20 – May 6
Opening Reception Friday, February 2 (5pm)

Graciela Iturbide, Mujer Ángel, 1979
Llevando la Cultura: Conflicting Narratives in Mexican Art
David Winton Bell Gallery
64 College Street, Providence
January 10 – February 11
Closing Reception Friday, February 9 (5:30pm)
pictured: Graciela Iturbide, Mujer Ángel, 1979


richard nocera atelier newport
Hearths & Hideways

Atelier Newport
200 Bellevue Avenue, Newport
now – March 25
pictured: Richard Nocera, Beyond the Limitless