March Art Preview

Caleb Cole, Absence/Presence

March Art Preview

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

lead image: Caleb Cole


Gregory Thielker The Wall
Gregory Thielker: The Wall

Cohen Gallery at Granoff Center for the Arts
154 Angell Street, Providence
February 28 – March 22
opening reception Thursday, March 1 (5:30-7pm)
The Wall: The U.S./Mexico Border in Historical and Political Context – A Conversation with Thielker and Faudree (Wednesday 2/28 at 4pm – Joukowsky Forum at Watson Institute, 111 Thayer Street)

Rachel Brown (Rachel Giese) at La Grua Center
Rachel (Giese) Brown: Sweeney’s Flight
La Grua Center
32 Water Street, Stonington
March 2 – March 31
opening reception Friday, March 2 (5-7pm)

2018 RISCA Fellowship Exhibition
RISCA Fellowship Exhibition 
Main Gallery @ URI
105 Upper College Road, Kingston
March 2 – March 25
opening reception Friday, March 2 (6-9pm)
Writers Night – Friday, March 16th, 6-9pm
New Work by Vatic Kuumba & Rose Weaver – Thursday, March 22nd, 6-9pm
Closing Reception and Artists Talk – Sunday, March 25th, 1-4pm

Norlan Olivo, One Brown Suitcase
Norlan Olivo: One Brown Suitcase
AS220 Project Space
93 Mathewson Street, Providence
March 3 – March 31
opening reception Saturday, March 3 (5-7pm)

xander marro nebraska 1
Jamestown Arts Center
18 Valley Street, Jamestown
March 9 – April 28
opening reception Friday, March 9
pictured: Xander Marro, Nebraska 1 (2015)

Max Van Pelt (American, b. 1989) National (Scarpa) 2017
Contemporary Master Drawings

Cade Tompkins Projects
198 Hope Street [enter on Fones Alley], Providence
March 20 – April 24
opening reception Friday, April 6
pictured: Max Van Pelt, National (Scarpa), 2017

Kara Walker RISD Museum
United Histories

RISD Museum
20 North Main Street, Providence
March 23 – August 12
pictured: Kara Walker, Cotton Hoards in Southern Swamp from Harper’s Pictorial History of the Civil War (Annotated), 2005

Caleb Cole: absence/presence
Caleb Cole: Absence/Presence

Bannister Gallery at Rhode Island College
600 Mount Pleasant Avenue, Providence
March 29 – April 27


maren jensen safety orange
Maren Jensen: Safety Orange
Machines With Magnets
400 Main Street, Pawtucket
now – March 10

Georgia Nassikas at Providence Art Club
Georgia Nassikas: Interplay

Providence Art Club
11 Thomas Street, Providence
now – March 11