WAS This Weekend – October 25-27

The Miracle Providers NorthEast are selling tickets to their benefit cabaret show happening on November 8-10. Shows on Friday and Saturday are at 8PM, and the Sunday show is at 2PM. Advance tickets are $25-$30 and can be purchased by calling 978-458-9738 or by emailing info [at] mpne [dot] org.

And now, on to art this weekend, featuring WAS artists!

Shows/Events this Weekend:
 
Heather Wang JewelryMoon River by Tracy LevesquePeter Zimmerman PigStop by the final Greenway Open Market of the season and see WAS artists! Jeweler Heather Wang and painter Tracy Lévesque will be there from 11-5.

Getting your scare on up in Salem this weekend? Stop by the Salem Open Market in Derby Square on Friday from 11-6 to see glass artist Peter Zimmerman and his fabulous glass creations. On Sunday from 11-6, both Peter and Tracy will be in Derby Square.


Ongoing Exhibitions: Now Showing
 
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WAS painter Chris Volpe is one of the featured artists currently showing at Gallery at 100 Market in Portsmouth, NH. Stop by on Friday from 5-7PM for a “meet the artists” reception!
 


Michal TruelsenStop by the Whistler House in Lowell to see “Softscapes & Hardscapes: Landscape & Architecture in Printmaking”, featuring new work by WAS artist Michal Truelsen. There is a reception on Saturday from 2-4PM. This exhibition is part of the city-wide “Lowell celebrates Printmaking,” and runs through November 2, 2013.
 
 


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Opening this Sunday – “Bits and Pieces” with David Crane and Margot Stage, at the Cloister Gallery at St. Andrews in Marblehead. Join the artists for a reception on Sunday from 11-12:30.
 
 


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See paintings by WAS artist E. Scott Philips over at the Back Page Jazz & Comedy Club in Kearney Square in Lowell.
 
 

See paintings by WAS artist Gay Tracy and other artists over at The Wine ConneXtion in North Andover.

Head over to Centro Restaurant on Market Street in Lowell and see work by painter Ilene Richard through the end of October.

Tom Veirs
WAS painter Tom Veirs is showing work at the Harvey Wheeler Community Center in Concord, MA. Stop by Monday through Friday from 10-5!
 


Continuing at the 13Forest Gallery in Arlington: Good on Paper, a printmaker exhibition featuring work by WAS artist Susan Jaworski-Stranc. This show runs through November 15th. Check the website for gallery hours!


Continuing at The Loading Dock Gallery: Art from the Artists at The Loading Dock Gallery, now through the end of November. Gallery hours are Wednesday through Saturday 12-5:30 and Sunday 12-4.


First Saturday Open Studios is next weekend! And mark your calendar for Handmade Holiday Shopping Night at Western Ave – Thursday December 19th from 4-9PM. Great chance to get your last-minute holiday shopping done.

WAS This Weekend – October 18-20

There are tons of open studios events this weekend, as well as lots of WAS artists doing their selling thing! Check out our artists here:

Shows/Events this Weekend:
 
Rebecca Fortier jewelry
 
JUST ADDED: Rebecca Fortier will be showing jewelry at Valerie’s Gallery on State Street as part of the Newburyport Art Walk on Saturday from 3-7 PM.
 
 
 


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Jeweler Heather Wang and fiber artist Arlette Laan will be at the Roseland Cottage Fine Arts & Crafts Festival this weekend in Woodstock, CT from 10-4:30 each day.


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Painter Tracy Lévesque will be at the Greenway Open Market in Boston on Saturday from 11AM-5PM. And on Sunday from 10-4, see Tracy and glass artist Peter Zimemrman at the SOWA Open Market on Harrison Ave in Boston.


Ongoing Exhibitions: Now Showing
 
Continuing at The Loading Dock Gallery: Art from the Artists at The Loading Dock Gallery, now through the end of October. Gallery hours are Wednesday through Saturday 12-5:30 and Sunday 12-4.


See paintings by WAS artist Gay Tracy and other artists over at The Wine ConneXtion in North Andover!


Susan Jaworski StrancContinuing at the 13Forest Gallery in Arlington: Good on Paper, a printmaker exhibition featuring work by WAS artist Susan Jaworski-Stranc. This show runs through November 15th. Check the website for gallery hours!


At the Thomas Young Studio in Boston, check out “Character Studies”. This exhibition features work by WAS artist eyeformation! Check their website for hours.


Painting by Ilene Richard
Head over to Centro Restaurant on Market Street in Lowell and see work by painter Ilene Richard.
 


Save these upcoming dates: Saturday 11/2 for First Saturday Open Studios, and the first 2 weekends in December for Holiday Open Studios!

WAS This Weekend – October 11-13

Happy 3 day weekend! In between getting your pumpkins and looking at the foliage, check out some great art:

Shows/Events this Weekend:
 
RISD Fall SaleHeather Wang Cherry Blossom Earrings
WAS jeweler (and RISD alumnus) Heather Wang will be at the RISD Fall Alumni & Student Art Sale in Providence, RI this Saturday from 10-4.
 
 


Tarja Cockell
 
 
Fiber artist Tarja Cockell will be at the Paradise City Arts Festival this Saturday, Sunday, and Monday at the 3 County Fairgrounds in Northampton, MA. Head out west to see the work of 275 artists!
 
 


Moon River by Tracy LevesquePeter Zimmerman Pigdoll-striped
 
On Friday, stop by the Salem Open Market and see painter Tracy Lévesque and glass artist Peter Zimmerman in Derby Square from 11-6. On Saturday, Tracy will be at the Greenway Open Market in Boston from 11AM-5PM. And on Sunday from 10-4, Tracy, Peter and fiber artist Arlette Laan will be at SOWA Open Market on Harrison Ave in Boston.


Ongoing Exhibitions: Last Chance!
 
Final weekend for the 14th Annual Frances N. Roddy Open Competition at the Concord Art Association in the Main Gallery. WAS artists Ilene Richard and Cheryl Polcaro are part of this exhibition.


Ongoing Exhibitions: Now Showing
 
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Currently at The Loading Dock Gallery: Art from the Artists at The Loading Dock Gallery, now through the end of October. Gallery hours are Wednesday through Saturday 12-5:30 and Sunday 12-4.
 
 


Susan Jaworski StrancContinuing at the 13Forest Gallery in Arlington: Good on Paper, a printmaker exhibition featuring work by WAS artist Susan Jaworski-Stranc. Gallery hours are Tues-Wed 11-7, Thurs 11-8, Fri-Sat 11-6, and Sunday by appointment or chance.


At the Thomas Young Studio in Boston, check out “Character Studies”. This exhibition features work by WAS artist eyeformation! Check their website for hours.


Head over to Centro Restaurant on Market Street in Lowell and see work by painter Ilene Richard.


Save these November dates: Saturday 11/2 for First Saturday Open Studios, and November 8, 9, and 10th for the Miracle Providers NE benefit cabaret show!

WAS Spotlight – Lowell Open Studios

The city’s biggest art event of the year is coming up this weekend – Lowell Open Studios! Over 180 artists across 14 venues are participating in the 13th year of this great event. The artists will be welcoming you from 11-5 each day.

Here at WAS, over 125 artists in the studios and lofts are participating! Let’s take a look at a few of those artists.

JJ Moving SalePainter J.J. Long in studio 518 is having a huge moving sale before he leaves us and moves to Worcester. Our loss will be the Worcester art scene’s gain, for sure. J.J. is an oil painter who will be offering original artwork, prints, notecards, and coasters for sale during his event.


Cheryl Polcaro prints
Painter Cheryl Polcaro is offering archival matted prints for sale for the first time! Visit her in studio 323.


Ilene Richards Sale Wall
Painter Ilene Richard is having a huge sale of select works in her new studio on the 3rd floor of the C/D mill. Find her near the freight elevator in studio 325.


In addition to art, we also have food! The Space cafe will be open and serving sandwiches and drinks, and we will also have Lilian’s Smokin’ Rack BBQ set up in the C/D mill loading dock area.

Looking forward to a great weekend of art here at WAS!