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Artists’ Cooperative Gallery

7 Canal St.

Westerly

401-596-2020

westerlyarts.com

Through Sept. 1: “Memories: Sweet Summer Surrender” featuring Lora Cobden and Nina Briggs

Sept. 4-28: “An Artist Remembers” featuring Ardie Harrison and Mark Perry. Opening reception Sept. 4, 5 to 8 p.m.

Oct. 2 to Nov. 2: “All Members Show.” The theme for the annual show is “An Artist’s Harvest.” Opening reception Oct. 2, 5 to 8 p.m.

Nov. 6 to Dec. 30: “Sharing Small Treasures,” unique and affordable. Opening reception Nov. 6, 5 to 8 p.m.

Dec. 4 to Dec. 28: “Celebrate the Joy,” art as a perfect gift. Opening reception Dec. 4, 5 to 8 p.m.

New gallery hours: Wednesday through Saturday, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Sunday 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Bert Gallery

540 South Water St.

Providence

401-751-2628

bertgallery.com

Exhibitions of contemporary and 19th century regional artists as well as a collection of 19th and early 20th century paintings.

Charlestown Gallery

5000 South County Trail

Charlestown

401-364-0120

charlestowngalleryri.com

Open daily 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. May through September.

Through Sept. 21: A group show of 25 artists featuring this year’s new paintings.

Courtyard Gallery

Factory Square

12 Water St.

Mystic

860-536-5059

courtyardgallerymystic.com

“Ebb and Flow,” ocean-inspired paintings by Del-Bourree Bach through Sept. 25.

Open daily 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Expressiones Cultural Center

74 State St., New London

860-501-9ART

expressiones.net

Exhibitions of contemporary artists.

Drop-in art center for kids.

Finer Line Gallery

48 W. Main St.

Mystic

860-536-8339

finerlinegallery.com

Children and adult art and pottery classes.

Exhibits of contemporary artists.

Hera Gallery

327 Main St.

Wakefield

401-789-1488

heragallery.org

Aug. 31-Oct. 5: “Imagined Landscapes,” by Roberta Richman; and “Haiku,” by Jeanette Jacobs

Opening reception Saturday, Sept. 7, 6 to 8 p.m.

Hoxie Gallery

at Westerly Public Library

44 Broad St.

Westerly

(401) 596-2877, Ext. 3

westerlylibrary.org

Group exhibit through Aug. 31 features Shirley Terranova, Jan Russell, Karen Perrin, Robert Miller, Joyce Miller, Harriet Lloyd, Sharon Cordeiro and Janice Chamberlain.

Hygienic Art Galleries

79-83 Bank St.

New London

860-443-8001

hygienic.org

Through Sept. 7: “Awesome” featuring New London emerging talent.

Maritime Gallery

at Mystic Seaport

47 Greenmanville Ave.,

Mystic

888-572-5388

mysticseaport.org

“En Plein Air Painters” through Sept. 8.

“Celebrating the Charles W. Morgan” through Sept. 8.

Mystic Arts Center

9 Water St.

Mystic

860-536-7601

mysticarts.org

Through Sept. 28: “Mystic As Muse: 100 Years of Inspiration.”

South County Art Assoc. / Helme House

2587 Kingstown Road

Kingston

401-783-2195

southcountyart.org

Through Sept. 14: “The Great Art Heist.” Vote for favorite until Sept.13. “Art Heist” night Sept. 14.

Sept. 26 to Oct. 19: “Member’s Invitational”

Oct. 24 to Nov. 16: “All Media Open Juries II”; original works in any media.

Nov. 29 to Dec. 15: “Holiday Pottery and Art Sale.”

Studio M

29 Cottrell St.

Mystic

(860) 536-5000

studiomframing.com

Current exhibition includes Mara Gillen Beckwith, Daniel Gillen and Alvin Greiner.

Studio 33 Art and Frame Gallery

140 Bank St.

New London

860-442-6355

studio33gallery.com

Currently featuring “Two Friends, 2 Views,” the photography of Jeff Sims and Frank Kaczmarek. The work of other artists is also on view in a variety of media, including fine art, jewelry and sculpture.

The Gallery at Firehouse Square

239 Bank St.

New London

860-443-0344

firehousesquare.com

“Fish n’ Ships” through Saturday, Aug. 31.

“Plein Air Competition,” Sept. 5-30.

Wickford Art Assoc. Gallery

36 Beach St.

N. Kingstown

401-294-6840

wickfordart.org

“Poetry and Art” through Aug. 25.

MUSEUMS

Babcock-Smith House Museum

124 Granite St.

Westerly

401-596-5704

babcocksmithhouse.org

Guided house tours every Saturday, 2 to 5 p.m., through October. Tours are $5 per person, $1 for children under 12.

Sept. 8: An account of the Civil War battle Chickamauga and the role of Westerly granite.

Sept. 15: Presentation illustrating the progression of Civil War battlefields to military parks includes monuments made of Westerly granite.

Sept. 22: Short Line and Electric Railroads of Rhode Island with Frank Heppner

Oct. 6: Early New England restorations with Brian Cooper

Oct. 11: Soup’s On - Veggie Style

Oct. 20: Local Postcards from 1890 to 1950 with local views of the area.

Dec. 7: Christmas Bazaar

Dec. 8-15: A Celebraton of Trees features trees decorated with handmade decorations

Custom House Maritime Museum

150 Bank St.

New London

860-447-2501

nlmaritimesociety.org

Ongoing exhibit: “Amistad: A True Story of Freedom”

Florence Griswold Museum

96 Lyme St., Old Lyme

860-434-5542

flogris.org

Through Sept. 22: “Animal/Vegetable/Mineral: An Artist’s Guide to the World,”

Lyman Allyn Museum

625 Williams St.

New London

860-443-2545

lymanallyn.org

Through Jan. 5: “Kitty Wales: “Lionfish.”

Newport Art Museum

76 Bellevue Ave., Newport

401-848-8200

newportartmuseum.org

Through Sept. 2: “McDonald Wright: Rhythm Flows in the Moment.”

Rhode Island School of Design Museum

224 Benefit St.

Providence

401-454-6500

risdmuseum.org

Through Dec. 31: “Made For Eternity: Ancient Art.”



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