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“Derealization: Kurdistan, Art & Memory” at Crossings Gallery featuring NESA VP Kamal Ahmad

Opening Reception and Artist’s Talk Wednesday, February 8, 2023, 5:00pm to 7:00pm Exhibition Dates January 19–February 23 Harvard Ed Portal, 224 Western Ave., Allston Join us at the artist talk and reception for Derealization: Kurdistan, Art & Memory, an exhibition presented in partnership with Artisans Asylum. Hear from Allston artist Kamal Ahmad about the inspiration and stories …

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20 NESA Members Accepted for Marblehead Arts Association Exhibition

Exhibition Dates – January  14 through February 26, 2023 The following NESA members were accepted: Karin Stanley David Adilman R.Douglass Rice Tone Orvik Carol Lake Brad Matthews Meredith Bergmann Barbara Fletcher Lisa Barthelson Mridula Satyamurti Memy Ish Shalom Pete Spampinato Daniel Zampino Alan Weinstein Domenic Esposito Alton Falcone Elisa Adams Ryan Kelley Elisa Vanelli Madeline …

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Past President Elisa Adams Exhibiting at Arts North International 28

The Future will be included in the “Arts North International 28” exhibition at the Hopkins Center for the Arts in Hopkins, MN.  In its 28th year, this international juried exhibition showcases the work of thirteen different classes of media by artists from the United States and abroad. Exhibition dates – Saturday, January 14 – Saturday, …

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More News from ValleyCAST

There’s more to do in January at Whitin Mill besides the 2nd Annual Inside and Out exhibition with NESA. Create your own art with the 10th Annual Art Pallet Contest, learn to juggle, and more! Learn More

SculptureNow Call for Art

SculptureNow Exhibition 2023 June 1st – October 21st, 2023 @ The Mount in Lenox, MA SculptureNow is accepting applications from established and emerging sculptors for its twenty-fourth consecutive, juried, annual exhibition of large-scale, outdoor sculptures. SculptureNow Exhibition 2023 will be presented for the eleventh year in partnership with The Mount. Last year we welcomed 55,000 …

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Franconia ArtWalk Call for Art

The Franconia ArtWalk is a long-term outdoor display of murals and sculptures that opens during July 4th weekend and runs until Columbus Day weekend. The Artwalk spans nearly one mile and is located between the Lafayette School and the Franconia Heritage Museum. The historic buildings, scenery, and gardens along Main Street provide a complementary backdrop …

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Sixth Extinction Series – Medals by Member Jeff Briggs

The American Medallic Sculpture Association Members Exchange quarterly publication recently featured this article about member Jeff Briggs and his Sixth Extinction Series of medals. The series of protest medals visually conveys the theme of environmental deterioration and is based on the book The Sixth Extinction by Elizabeth Kolbert. Read the article and see Jeff’s work …

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Warren Art Center Open Studio

NESA member Mark Wholey and stained glass artisan Diana Cole will welcome visitors to their Open Studio on Sunday, October 23rd from 12pm to 5pm. Visit lovely Warren, RI for WarrenWalkabout with music, food, artist demonstrations and more!

Brookline Arts Center 2023 Exhibitions Call for Art

The Brookline Arts Center invites artists and artist groups of all media residing in New England to submit work for BAC’s 2023 exhibition program. Exhibitions are approximately 2-3 months in duration and selected exhibit proposals will receive a S500 stipend. HOW TO APPLY: Email a single PDF including documents below to: office@brooklineartscenter.com. Subject line should …

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The Connecticut River Artisan Group (CRAG) Annual Region-wide Sculpture Contest Call for Art

The Connecticut River Artisan Group (CRAG) is pleased to announce its annual region-wide sculpture contest with a $3,000 prize. Submissions must be at least three feet tall, be designed for outdoor display, and able to withstand winter and summer weather extremes. The winning sculpture will be displayed permanently outdoors at the Great North Woods Center …

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My Favorite Art Show

My Favorite Art Show Spaulding R. Aldrich Heritage Gallery Artists pour their souls into their creations. Each artwork could represent a different stage of the artist’s life or just a step along their journey. How could an artist choose just one piece of art as their “favorite” creation? This show presents that very challenge! The …

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“Of Many Minds” exhibition by NESA member Michael Alfano along the Boston Harborwalk.

“Of Many Minds” is an exciting new exhibit featuring 20 sculptures by NESA member Michael Alfano set along the Boston Harborwalk. Starting near the USS Constitution, it spans a mile in the historic Charlestown Navy Yard to Mayor Menino Park, with the waterfront and city skyline as the backdrop. Each work is accompanied by a …

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YV ART MUSEUM – Contemporary Arts International in Acton, Massachusetts Annual Sculpture Symposium

The “New Art Archeology” program at the YV Art Museum creates artifacts with a 21st century interpretation on figurative sculpture using the Quarry’s existing granite blocks. The created artwork remains on site permanently as an archeological landmark for the future. This year’s symposium runs from Aug 1 to Aug 22 with six professional sculptors including NESA membersDavid …

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What are you missing? Last three free summer concerts and a food truck!

NESA’s friends at Open Sky Community Services invite you to join them for music, food and fun! Grab your most comfortable lawn chair, your favorite peeps and your dancing shoes and join us out on the Dennis H. Rice Community Plaza, 50 Douglas Road,Whitinsville, MA 01588 for our 13th Annual Free Summer Concert Series every …

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Arlington International Film Festival Events and Sponsors

Capitol Theater 204 Massachusetts Ave Arlington, MA Thu, Nov 3, 2022 10:00 PM –  Sun, Nov 6, 2022 11:00 PM Poster contest featuring students from the Mass College of Art – Illustration Department 2022 Winner – Arianna Stoughton Vote for your favorite design – Poster Contest Additional Events – AIFFest Events Arlington International Film Festival

Call for Artists – Connecticut Women Artists Annual National Open Juried Exhibition

Connecticut Women Artists, Inc. (CWA) is one of the country’s oldest women’s art organizations. Each year, CWA presents the National Open Juried Exhibition, showcasing selected works in a broad range of styles and media submitted by women artists from the United States. Exhibition Dates  October 16 – November 13, 2022 Submission Deadline: September 1, 2022 …

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Congratulations! LexArt Accepted Artists

Twenty-four NESA artists were accepted for the LexArt exhibition.   Congratulations to Elisa Adams, David Adilman, Anthony Alemany, Susan Barahal, Bill Cohn, Josie Dellenbaugh, Natasha Dikareva, Cassie Doyon, Kimberly Harding, Janet Kawada, Daniel Kovacevic, Bette Ann Libby, Jacqueline Lorieo, Dan Myers, Chris Plaisted, Gloria Ross, Peter Sampinato, George Shaw, Derrick Te Paske, Rebecca Mc Gee …

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Congratulations! Newbury Court Accepted Artists

Ten NESA members were chosen to exhibit their work at Newbury Court in Concord, Massachusetts. Congratulations! Lindley Briggs Jeff Briggs Josie Dellenbaugh Cassie Doyon Kimberly Harding Memy Ish Shalom Chris Plaisted George Shaw Michael Updike Mark Wholey

How do we memorialize the pandemic? Design by NESA member Michael Alfano

As the United States nears its one millionth COVID-19-related death, artists, architects, and community leaders are calling for a permanent memorial to honor all those touched by COVID and to ensure their pain is never forgotten. Fully realizing the pandemic is far from over, Globe Opinion asked several artists for their vision of what a …

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Studio 80 + Sculpture Grounds – Call for Outdoor Sculpture

Studio 80 + Sculpture Grounds’ annual exhibition, Summer Sculpture Showcase, has featured the selected sculptural works of over 120 acclaimed artists, hailing tremendous success, and providing artists with a unique opportunity to showcase their sculpture in a majestic environment specifically designed to nurture the creative arts. Exhibition – June 18 through October 29, 2022 Submission …

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Cape Cod Open Sculpture Invitational – Accepted Artists

Congratulations to All! Elisa Adams Douglas Aja Michael Alfano Meris Barreto Susan Beardsley John Bonsignore Fred X Brownstein Bill Cohn Cecilia DelGaudio Natasha Dikareva Kevin Duffy Larry Elardo Carolyn EnzHack Sabrina Fadial Patrick Goguen Cindy Gordon Memy IshShalom Cindy Journey Kevin King Ilana Krepchin Madeleine Lord Jacqueline Lorieo Maria Luongo Virginia Mahoney Bradford Matthews Silvina …

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SculpSlams 2022

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Arts League of Lowell – Call for 3D Art

3D: Considering the Third Dimension Correct Exhibition Dates – July 1 – August 28, 2022 (there is an error on flyer, prospectus is correct) A juried exhibition of 3-dimensional, sculptural artwork, either wall hung (relief) or self-standing. From miniature to massive, let’s fill the gallery with impressive three-dimensional artwork. Show the juror what you’ve got. Make …

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The Equinox: Balance

Welcome to The Equinox: Balance, NESA’s second annual online juried prize show. We asked artists to respond to the prompt of “balance” — whether it be achieving, lacking, or searching for it! We invite you to enjoy this virtual showcase of NESA’s members’ work through the rest of 2022, and we hope you’ll find these …

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Inside & Out

Inside & Out is on display from January 14 through February 25, 2022, at the Whitin Mill in Whitinsville, Massachusetts. It features more than thirty-five indoor and outdoor sculptures by members of NESA! People’s Choice Award: Vote for your favorite piece! Thru March 1, cast your vote for your favorite sculpture in the show. Browse …

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NESA Artists Recognized

David Adilman and Cassie Doyon were recognized by the Eagle Tribune in Andover, MA for their work in a local show. David Adilman was also featured in an article about his Sculpture Garden near Fosters Pond.