South Coast Artists.

This month: Explore South Coast Artists Open Studios, watch festive floats in a Fourth of July parade and do yoga in the park.

Jul 18 @ 11:00 am Blithewold Mansion, Gardens, and Arboretum
Lettuce turnip the beet at this six-week concert series under Blithewold’s tent, the coolest place to bring your young sprouts! After the show, join us for fun-filled garden craft activities and picnicking. You can also grab a refreshing drink from the Del’s Lemonade Truck.
Jul 18 @ 4:00 pm – 4:15 pm Imago Gallery
Imago Foundation for the Arts (IFA) will feature artwork by IFA artist Mary Dondero and guest artists Tracey J. Maroni and Mary Vecchio as part of a group exhibit July 18 through August 25 at IMAGO Gallery, 36 Market Street, Warren. The public is invited to a free reception on Friday, July 19, from 6–8 pm. Mary Dondero will present...
Jul 18 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm RISD Museum
Design your own summer night with mind-bending installations, quirky art-making, and treats from local makers. On the Chace Plaza, watch the sparks fly as artists demonstrate metalsmithing techniques on the Steel Yard’s mobile blacksmithing trailer. Grab a specialty cocktail from The East End and locally sourced food from Rhody Roots, while you groove to the sounds of Nova One with...
Jul 18 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm Regency Plaza Apartments
On the third Thursday of every month, from March through November, eighteen of the city’s hottest “art spots” open their doors for a visual arts party. You can take a free guided Art Trolley tour or choose your own itinerary, walking or driving to the galleries of your choice. Visit all the galleries that interest and intrigue you. Every gallery...
Jul 18 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Nelson Center for Entrepreneurship
Purchase acclaimed art. Fight the stigma. Join Art to Reduce Mental Health Stigma on July 18 for the chance to bid on acclaimed paintings, while also supporting a great cause. Art to Reduce Mental Health Stigma works to fight the stigma around mental illness by empowering artists and their communities to share open and honest conversations on mental health
Jul 19 @ 4:00 pm – 4:15 pm Imago Gallery
Imago Foundation for the Arts (IFA) will feature artwork by IFA artist Mary Dondero and guest artists Tracey J. Maroni and Mary Vecchio as part of a group exhibit July 18 through August 25 at IMAGO Gallery, 36 Market Street, Warren. The public is invited to a free reception on Friday, July 19, from 6–8 pm. Mary Dondero will present...
Jul 20 all-day South Coast Artists Open Studio Tour
The self-guided tour will take you across small highways and rural byways of stunning natural beauty. Visit the studios of some of the best artists living, working and exhibiting in the four beautiful coastal towns of Tiverton, Little Compton, Westport and Dartmouth. Both Open Studio Tour weekends are free and open to the public. SCA’s brochure and map are available...
Jul 20 @ 10:00 am Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum
Join us for a beautiful morning program with tea, pastries, book readings and more about this special project.
Jul 20 @ 4:00 pm – 4:15 pm Imago Gallery
Imago Foundation for the Arts (IFA) will feature artwork by IFA artist Mary Dondero and guest artists Tracey J. Maroni and Mary Vecchio as part of a group exhibit July 18 through August 25 at IMAGO Gallery, 36 Market Street, Warren. The public is invited to a free reception on Friday, July 19, from 6–8 pm. Mary Dondero will present...
Jul 20 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm Norman Bird Sanctuary
Gather your flock to enjoy a tour of the Lost Bird sculptures with renowned artist Todd McGrain and support Norman Bird Sanctuary’s artist residency. You’ll enjoy live music, drinks, and woodfired pizza while overlooking beautiful views of the ocean and rolling fields filled with bird boxes. Adults and kids will also have the chance to learn how to “Fold the...
Jul 21 all-day South Coast Artists Open Studio Tour
The self-guided tour will take you across small highways and rural byways of stunning natural beauty. Visit the studios of some of the best artists living, working and exhibiting in the four beautiful coastal towns of Tiverton, Little Compton, Westport and Dartmouth. Both Open Studio Tour weekends are free and open to the public. SCA’s brochure and map are available...
Jul 21 @ 4:00 pm – 4:15 pm Imago Gallery
Imago Foundation for the Arts (IFA) will feature artwork by IFA artist Mary Dondero and guest artists Tracey J. Maroni and Mary Vecchio as part of a group exhibit July 18 through August 25 at IMAGO Gallery, 36 Market Street, Warren. The public is invited to a free reception on Friday, July 19, from 6–8 pm. Mary Dondero will present...
Jul 22 all-day Custom House Square
To mark the launch of The Massachusetts Design Art and Technology Institute (DATMA), the non-collecting museum and its partners will kick off a city-wide, collaborative venture called “Summer Winds” from July 1 to September 30. Open and free to the public, DATMA has commissioned the centerpiece of “Summer Winds,” a large-scale, site specific architectural art installation called “Silver Current” created...
Jul 22 @ 4:00 pm – 4:15 pm Imago Gallery
Imago Foundation for the Arts (IFA) will feature artwork by IFA artist Mary Dondero and guest artists Tracey J. Maroni and Mary Vecchio as part of a group exhibit July 18 through August 25 at IMAGO Gallery, 36 Market Street, Warren. The public is invited to a free reception on Friday, July 19, from 6–8 pm. Mary Dondero will present...
Jul 23 @ 4:00 pm – 4:15 pm Imago Gallery
Imago Foundation for the Arts (IFA) will feature artwork by IFA artist Mary Dondero and guest artists Tracey J. Maroni and Mary Vecchio as part of a group exhibit July 18 through August 25 at IMAGO Gallery, 36 Market Street, Warren. The public is invited to a free reception on Friday, July 19, from 6–8 pm. Mary Dondero will present...
Jul 24 @ 4:00 pm – 4:15 pm Imago Gallery
Imago Foundation for the Arts (IFA) will feature artwork by IFA artist Mary Dondero and guest artists Tracey J. Maroni and Mary Vecchio as part of a group exhibit July 18 through August 25 at IMAGO Gallery, 36 Market Street, Warren. The public is invited to a free reception on Friday, July 19, from 6–8 pm. Mary Dondero will present...
Jul 25 @ 4:00 pm – 4:15 pm Imago Gallery
Imago Foundation for the Arts (IFA) will feature artwork by IFA artist Mary Dondero and guest artists Tracey J. Maroni and Mary Vecchio as part of a group exhibit July 18 through August 25 at IMAGO Gallery, 36 Market Street, Warren. The public is invited to a free reception on Friday, July 19, from 6–8 pm. Mary Dondero will present...
Jul 25 @ 11:00 pm Blithewold Mansion, Gardens, and Arboretum
Lettuce turnip the beet at this six-week concert series under Blithewold’s tent, the coolest place to bring your young sprouts! After the show, join us for fun-filled garden craft activities and picnicking. You can also grab a refreshing drink from the Del’s Lemonade Truck!
Jul 26 @ 4:00 pm – 4:15 pm Imago Gallery
Imago Foundation for the Arts (IFA) will feature artwork by IFA artist Mary Dondero and guest artists Tracey J. Maroni and Mary Vecchio as part of a group exhibit July 18 through August 25 at IMAGO Gallery, 36 Market Street, Warren. The public is invited to a free reception on Friday, July 19, from 6–8 pm. Mary Dondero will present...
Jul 27 all-day South County Museum
South County Museum opens its Blacksmith Shop on the fourth Saturday every month, throughout the year. Blacksmiths are welcome to come, work and visit together from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. There is no charge for Open Forge, though donations are appreciated to defray material costs and to support the museum’s programming. If you are just interested in the contemporary craft of...
Jul 27 @ 4:00 pm – 4:15 pm Imago Gallery
Imago Foundation for the Arts (IFA) will feature artwork by IFA artist Mary Dondero and guest artists Tracey J. Maroni and Mary Vecchio as part of a group exhibit July 18 through August 25 at IMAGO Gallery, 36 Market Street, Warren. The public is invited to a free reception on Friday, July 19, from 6–8 pm. Mary Dondero will present...
Jul 28 @ 4:00 pm – 4:15 pm Imago Gallery
Imago Foundation for the Arts (IFA) will feature artwork by IFA artist Mary Dondero and guest artists Tracey J. Maroni and Mary Vecchio as part of a group exhibit July 18 through August 25 at IMAGO Gallery, 36 Market Street, Warren. The public is invited to a free reception on Friday, July 19, from 6–8 pm. Mary Dondero will present...
Jul 29 all-day Custom House Square
To mark the launch of The Massachusetts Design Art and Technology Institute (DATMA), the non-collecting museum and its partners will kick off a city-wide, collaborative venture called “Summer Winds” from July 1 to September 30. Open and free to the public, DATMA has commissioned the centerpiece of “Summer Winds,” a large-scale, site specific architectural art installation called “Silver Current” created...
Jul 29 @ 4:00 pm – 4:15 pm Imago Gallery
Imago Foundation for the Arts (IFA) will feature artwork by IFA artist Mary Dondero and guest artists Tracey J. Maroni and Mary Vecchio as part of a group exhibit July 18 through August 25 at IMAGO Gallery, 36 Market Street, Warren. The public is invited to a free reception on Friday, July 19, from 6–8 pm. Mary Dondero will present...
Jul 30 @ 4:00 pm – 4:15 pm Imago Gallery
Imago Foundation for the Arts (IFA) will feature artwork by IFA artist Mary Dondero and guest artists Tracey J. Maroni and Mary Vecchio as part of a group exhibit July 18 through August 25 at IMAGO Gallery, 36 Market Street, Warren. The public is invited to a free reception on Friday, July 19, from 6–8 pm. Mary Dondero will present...
Jul 30 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm Westerly Education Center
Join RISD Continuing Education instructor Anna McNeary to explore linocut printing – an accessible and fast relief-based printmaking process in which a block is made by carving away areas; the parts that remain are then inked, and the block is applied to paper. In this three-hour workshop you’ll be shown how to transfer a simple image to the block using...
Jul 31 @ 4:00 pm – 4:15 pm Imago Gallery
Imago Foundation for the Arts (IFA) will feature artwork by IFA artist Mary Dondero and guest artists Tracey J. Maroni and Mary Vecchio as part of a group exhibit July 18 through August 25 at IMAGO Gallery, 36 Market Street, Warren. The public is invited to a free reception on Friday, July 19, from 6–8 pm. Mary Dondero will present...
Jul 31 @ 6:00 pm Blithewold Mansion, Gardens, and Arboretum
Spread out a blanket and unpack the picnic basket, soak up the warmth of the summer sun, and enjoy the sunset over Narragansett Bay, all while savoring a variety of musical performances. A perfect way to celebrate the summer with friends and family! Food trucks or BYO picnic dinner, chairs or blankets.
Aug 1 @ 11:00 am Blithewold Mansion, Gardens, and Arboretum
Lettuce turnip the beet at this six-week concert series under Blithewold’s tent, the coolest place to bring your young sprouts! After the show, join us for fun-filled garden craft activities and picnicking. You can also grab a refreshing drink from the Del’s Lemonade Truck!
Aug 1 @ 4:00 pm – 4:15 pm Imago Gallery
Imago Foundation for the Arts (IFA) will feature artwork by IFA artist Mary Dondero and guest artists Tracey J. Maroni and Mary Vecchio as part of a group exhibit July 18 through August 25 at IMAGO Gallery, 36 Market Street, Warren. The public is invited to a free reception on Friday, July 19, from 6–8 pm. Mary Dondero will present...