Art & Exhibitions

The annual studio tour explodes on the scene every summer on both the third weekend of July and August. It attracts thousands of art lovers to an idyllic coastal world that includes the towns of Tiverton, Little Compton, Westport, and Dartmouth. more

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Creative Arts Network, Inc., C.A.N. TO PARTNER WITH SPRING 2018 ARTWEEK FESTIVAL more

Jan 29, 2018 8:58 PM Coastal Mags

In the South Coast, Fall River’s Festival of Trees and Bristol’s Blithewold both deck the halls in style. But the Fall River Historical Society Celebration and Attleboro’s LaSalette Shrine also shine. more

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Taking a vacant historic storefront that had been abandoned and turning it into a modern center was no easy task. more

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MA Mini Maker Faire

Maker Faire is the Greatest Show (and Tell) on Earth—a family-friendly showcase of invention, creativity and resourcefulness, and a celebration of the Maker Movement. more

Aug 9, 2017 7:28 PM Coastal Mags


PARIS IN THE SPRINGTIME TICKETS ON SALE FOR ISLAND MOVING COMPANY’S RAFFLE FOR A TRIP TO PARIS DRAWING: APRIL 9 The Island Moving Co. wants to send an American to Paris – it could be you! more

Mar 29, 2017 2:44 PM Coastal Mags

Over the past few years New Bedford has received notable attention for what it has to offer in the arts. In 2011, The Atlantic Magazine rated it as the seventh Most Artistic City in America. more

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"Since 1990, 60 percent of the winners of the National Book Award, the National Book Critics Circle Award and the Pulitzer Prizes in poetry and fiction have won an NEA fellowship, usually before they got huge. I’m talking the best of the best..." more

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Over the past two-and-a-half years, AHA! Fall River has been providing a range of activities and services to the community, while supporting and showcasing the regional arts community. This year may prove to be their aha moment. more

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Love Art, Buy Art for your Valentine this year.  Friday, February 10 from 4pm to 8pm join us for a beer tasting courtesy of Mayflower Brewery and a curated collection of artisan work for sale, order or commission. more

Feb 6, 2017 8:17 PM Coastal Mags

Maker Fairs are tailored to the average person, made to show people what is going on in the world, showcasing people not afraid to work with their hands or to think outside of the box, those figuring out how to reuse materials... more

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The sheer number of venues, performers (both local and visiting,) and variety of performances reveals a vibrant performing arts community across our area. more

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Open Studio Tour - 2016

Here’s another chance to experience art close-up and catch some of the studios you missed in July as South Coast Artists open their doors once again to visitors of all ages. more

Aug 11, 2016 10:23 AM Coastal Mags

This is the thirteenth consecutive year that talented artists will open their doors, revealing their inner sanctums, and perhaps a few creative secrets through demonstrations of process. more

South Coast Summer Guide

Holiday Art Show

Reception: Thursday, Dec. 17, along with AHA! Fall River, from 5 to 8 pm. Featuring artwork and a choral recital by Morton Middle School students. More... more

Dec 2, 2015 4:15 PM Coastal Mags

Our national museum, the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, D.C., is always free. And on September 26, they want you to visit a local museum–on them! more

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The Narrows Center for the Arts is recognized as one of the finest music venues on the east coast. ... this is a listening room – and performers and patrons appreciate that. more

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Over the years, <the South Coast> has become recognized as an important artistic destination for artists, galleries, and lovers of art. It's home to internationally-recognized artists as well as regional and beginning artists. more

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After the long, snowy winter, summer in the South Coast is more appreciated this year than usual. Just being able to open the windows and sit outside is a treat, but there’s much more to do in the region. more

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Art and Artifacts in Bloom

Fresh flowers, art, and artifacts come together in this unique exhibit at Fall River Historical Society as the museum presents Art and Artifacts in Bloom II. Sponsored by BayCoast Bank, the creative tour de force takes place from April 26 to April 27 more

Apr 8, 2015 10:48 AM Coastal Mags








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