The Artists’ Cooperative Gallery of Westerly is located at 7 Canal Street in downtown Westerly, RI. The gallery is open Wednesday through Saturday 11AM to 7PM and Sunday, 1PM-5PM. Please call401-596-2221 or visit www.westerlyarts.com or our Face Book page for information about the show, ACGOW and its artists.
Artists’ Cooperative Gallery
7 Canal Street
Westerly, RI 02891
DECEMBER: "CELEBRATE THE JOY!"
Art is the Perfect Gift Holiday Show
December 2 - January 3, 2016
Wed. Dec. 2 – Holiday Stroll Celebration 5:00 8:00
Opening Reception Friday, December 4, 5 to 8 PM
JANUARY: "REBIRTH, ART REDEFINED"
Reused, recycled, re-purposed
January 6 - January 29, 2016
Opening Reception: January 8, 5-8PM
UP NEXT . . .
While you are here, stop by the B.R.A.G. (Back Room Art Gallery) for all your holiday gifts! This space features a selection of mediums and artists.
Sparkling small treasures transform the cold gray days of late autumn into a treasure seeker’s wonderland. Luminous paintings and photography, shimmering jewelry, and lustrous hand-made sculptures await art lovers as they enter the Artists’ Cooperative Gallery of Westerly during November’s holiday gift show, “12”x12”x12” - Small Treasures.” November’s show features a variety of artfully giftable small paintings, photography, ceramics, fiber arts, jewelry, sculpture, works in wood and more.
Big hearts are invited to “Small Treasures” as the gallery will host their annual appeal for food donations to benefit the Pawcatuck Neighborhood Center during the show’s opening reception onFriday, November 6 from 5PM-8PM. All are invited to bring donations of non-perishable food, which will be delivered to the Center in time for the holidays. Suggested items for holiday donations include instant mashed potatoes, stuffing mix, gravy (canned or in envelopes), canned corn, peas and yams, canned fruit and cranberry sauce. Items needed year round include pasta and sauce, canned meat (e.g. Spam, stews), tuna, beans, canned fruit, peanut butter and jelly, macaroni and cheese, powdered milk, and juice. Come and discover the joy of enriching body and soul. And of course, as always at the Artists’ Cooperative Gallery, shopping is tax-free.
The Pawcatuck Neighborhood Center, founded in 1985, is a multi-purpose facility which offers a variety of social, educational, health and human services programs with an emphasis on community spirit. Their mission is to improve and enhance the quality of life for residents of all ages living within the Westerly-Pawcatuck area by providing basic human needs, social interaction and senior transportation to obtain medical care. All services are provided with dignity and respect for those they serve. For more information visit: the-pnc.org
Also at the Artists’ Cooperative Gallery this fall-winter, artists at all levels of experience are invited to pick up a pencil or a stick of charcoal and drop in for Life Drawing Sessions led by Oliver La Bras from 6-9 PM every second, third and fourth Friday starting October 30. Participants are asked to bring their own drawing supplies. Easels are provided by the gallery. Cost is $9 for gallery members, $5 students, all others, $15. For more information, please call the gallery or visit the education page at westerlyarts.com.
“12x12x12-Small Treasures” runs from November 4th to November 29th with the opening reception Friday, November 6, 5PM-8PM