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    ART + MUSEUMS

    Collecting Original Art

    Presented by Friends of East Greenwich Free Library at East Greenwich Free Library, East Greenwich

    April 26, 2018

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    This discussion, designed for all levels of the collecting experience, will offer several perspectives on collecting art, with an emphasis on the How, Why and What of buying art today.

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    • CADE TOMPKINS - contemporary art dealer and gallery owner Cade Tompkins Projects, Providence, RI
    • RICHARD WHITTEN - artist and Professor of Painting and Art Department ...more



    Voice in the Woods

    Presented by ArtProv gallery at ArtProv gallery, Providence

    April 24 - April 28, 2018

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    ArtProv Gallery's exhibit "Voice in the Woods" features Mary Jane Andreozzi’s nature-inspired wax crayon drawings and paintings on wood, some of which are combined for the first time with the...more

    An Improving View

    Presented by ArtProv gallery at ArtProv gallery, Providence

    April 24 - April 28, 2018

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    ArtProv Gallery's show, "An Improving View," features the works of S. Tudyk, who draws inspiration from her surroundings as well as her thoughts and memories. In these works, she explores the...more

    Back to the Work

    Presented by Lippitt House Museum at Lippitt House Museum, Providence

    March 4 - April 29, 2018

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    A new way to experience a historic house museum! Back to the Work: Encounters with Historical & Contemporary Voices offers a multi-sensory experience – self-guided tour...more

    Connections: A Painting, Sculpture + Teen Art Exhibition

    Presented by Imago Foundation for the Arts at Imago, Warren

    March 22 - April 29, 2018

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    Imago Foundation for the Arts (IFA) will feature artwork by IFA artist Yolanda Mazzoni, guest artist Maria Hall, and teen artists affiliated with the Boston-based Artists for Humanity organization...more

    Rhythm & Movement Visual Inspiration

    Presented by The Artists' Cooperative Gallery of Westerly at Artists' Cooperative Gallery of Westerly, Westerly

    April 4 - April 29, 2018

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    April Show at Artists’ Cooperative Gallery of Westerly: “Rhythm & Movement” – Visual Inspiration features the Artwork of Arlene Piacquadio, Sandy Chucnin Webb & Lisle Ann Jackson....more

    Children's Theater Weekend: That's My Ball, Lost & Found

    Presented by Providence Children's Museum at Providence Children's Museum, Providence

    April 28 - April 29, 2018

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    Join us for 15 minute performances of, “That’s My Ball” on Saturday and “Lost & Found” on Sunday. Fun and compelling, this interactive skit is designed to provide kids and parents...more

    Play and Learn: Flowers are Flores

    Presented by Providence Children's Museum at Providence Children's Museum, Providence

    May 1, 2018

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    Play and Learn is the Museum’s open-ended story-based program especially for 2- to 4-year-olds and their parents, designed to help preschoolers build their skills in a variety of areas and to...more

    Fairy and Leprechaun Story and Song with Celebrating Ireland

    Presented by Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum at Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum, Bristol

    May 3, 2018

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    Calling all Fairies and Leprechauns: come sing and dance at Blithewold Mansion as Mary King, Phil Edmonds and Kevin Fallon of Celebrating Ireland get your toes tapping and your imaginations...more

    Spoken World

    Presented by Providence Children's Museum at Providence Children's Museum, Providence

    May 1 - May 4, 2018

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    Learn about different languages from around the world. Trace Chinese characters and play a matching game of English and Spanish vocabulary. 


    Toddler Try-It: Shape Up!

    Presented by Providence Children's Museum at Providence Children's Museum, Providence

    May 4, 2018

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    Young children, ages 18 months to 3 years, use real tools and explore the creative process as they delve into different hands-on art and science activities each Friday morning.


    Cultural Connection

    Presented by Providence Children's Museum at Providence Children's Museum, Providence

    May 5, 2018

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    Part actor, part historian, Reenactors bring history to life. Meet members of the Massasoit Historical Association and try on clothes and games from the colonial period. Join us  the first...more

    Imagination Playground

    Presented by Providence Children's Museum at Providence Children's Museum, Providence

    May 5 - May 6, 2018

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    Invent your own ways to play as you stack and build with huge blue foam blocks of all shapes and sizes.  Using blocks, wheels, spools, tubes and a variety of loose parts, construct castles...more

    Maker Monday

    Presented by Providence Children's Museum at Providence Children's Museum, Providence

    May 7, 2018

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    Let your ideas run wild in our Monday makerspace filled with interesting materials, authentic tools and a creative challenges.


    Play and Learn: Stackable Structures

    Presented by Providence Children's Museum at Providence Children's Museum, Providence

    May 8, 2018

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    Play and Learn is the Museum’s open-ended story-based program especially for 2- to 4-year-olds and their parents, designed to help preschoolers build their skills in a variety of areas and to...more

    Rhode Island Center for Photographic Arts: Two exhibitions

    Presented by Rhode Island Center for Photographic Arts

    April 19 - May 11, 2018

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    Christopher Morse is a Photographer based in Maine who is presenting a selection of abstract compositions from real-world objects in a creative process he refers to as ”Capturing Art in the...more

    Reconstructors

    Presented by Providence Children's Museum at Providence Children's Museum, Providence

    May 8 - May 11, 2018

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    Sculpt, build, arrange and sort a variety of recycled materials. Learn different ways to recycle, reduce and reuse items you use every day.


    Toddler Try-It: Make a Mini Me

    Presented by Providence Children's Museum at Providence Children's Museum, Providence

    May 11, 2018

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    Young children, ages 18 months to 3 years, use real tools and explore the creative process as they delve into different hands-on art and science activities each Friday morning.


    GLÁS’ (green): A contemporary view of the Emerald Isle

    Presented by City of Providence Department of Art, Culture + Tourism at Gallery at City Hall, Providence

    March 15 - May 12, 2018

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    City of Providence Mayor Jorge Elorza and the Department of Art, Culture + Tourism invite you to visit the Gallery at City Hall for its newest installation ‘GLÁS’ (GREEN): A contemporary view...more

    Play On!: A Night Out for Big Kids

    Presented by Providence Children's Museum at Providence Children's Museum, Providence

    May 12, 2018

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    Grown-ups, enjoy a playful night out at Providence Children’s Museum – no kids allowed! Try creative games and activities, strike a pose in a funny photo booth, win exciting prizes, treat...more

    Providence Art Club Exhibition: Opening Receptions

    Presented by Providence Art Club at Providence Art Club, Providence

    May 12, 2018

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    Join us on Saturday, May 12 from 5-7pm for the Opening Receptions of two exciting solo exhibitions. All are welcome!

    On view in the Maxwell Mays Gallery: Morris Nathanson:...more

    Jewelry Making

    Presented by Providence Children's Museum at Providence Children's Museum, Providence

    May 12 - May 13, 2018

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    Creativity and design turn patterns of colorful beads into a keepsake. Make your own paper beads from colorful magazines. 


    Maker Monday

    Presented by Providence Children's Museum at Providence Children's Museum, Providence

    May 14, 2018

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    Let your ideas run wild in our Monday makerspace filled with interesting materials, authentic tools and a creative challenges.


    AS220's All Access Campaign Launch

    Presented by AS220 at URI Providence Campus Paff Auditorium, Providence

    May 16, 2018

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    In 1993, AS220 converted a severely blighted building on Empire Street in downtown Providence into a permanent mixed-use home for the arts: a visionary step that has ensured artists remain vital...more

    Mental Images: Two Artists Explore the Brain’s Form and Function

    Presented by Art League of Rhode Island and Brown University at Brown University - Warren Alpert Medical School, Providence

    March 12 - May 18, 2018

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    Art League Rhode Island (“ALRI”), in collaboration with The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University will sponsor an interpretive exhibition which will feature varied works by artists...more

    2018 Rhode Island Fiber Festival & Craft Fair

    Presented by Coggeshall Farm Museum at Coggeshall Farm Museum, Bristol

    May 19, 2018

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    Join Coggeshall Farm Museum for a family-fun filled day of craft demonstrations, talented artists, kid's crafts, and local food. Enjoy live music and entertainment...more

    Jacob Kirkegaard: Isfald

    Presented by David Winton Bell Gallery at David Winton Bell Gallery, Providence

    March 31 - May 27, 2018

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    Jacob Kirkegaard exhibition


    Camille Seaman: The Last Iceberg

    Presented by David Winton Bell Gallery at David Winton Bell Gallery, Providence

    March 31 - May 27, 2018

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    The Last Iceberg exhibition


    Olaf Otto Becker: Above Zero

    Presented by David Winton Bell Gallery at David Winton Bell Gallery, Providence

    March 31 - May 27, 2018

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    Above Zero exhibition


    Playwriting with David Rabinow 

    Presented by Sandra Feinstein-Gamm Theatre at Sandra Feinstein-Gamm Theatre, Pawtucket

    April 24 - May 29, 2018

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     Playwriting with David Rabinow

    Are you an actor trying to create your own material? Got a great idea for a script that you're not sure what to do with? Looking to jump start your...more

    PS2018 & The Gift of Art to the State of Rhode Island

    Presented by URI Feinstein Providence Campus at URI Feinstein Providence Campus Urban Art Windows, Providence

    May 1 - May 31, 2018

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    The mixed media exhibit features more than 350 artworks by K-12 students from public and charter schools throughout the state, and the honored selection of Pawtucket Public School forthe...more

    Grande Fete by the River

    Presented by Slater Mill at Slater Mill, Pawtucket

    June 2, 2018

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    Slater Mill's annual fundraiser in support of the Student Admissions Fund, which provides free and reduced-rate admissions for all student visitors. Live music and dancing with Grammy...more

    2018 Spring Classes

    Presented by Artists' Exchange at Artists' Exchange, Cranston

    February 26 - June 9, 2018

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    Sign up for Spring Session classes! Sign up for a Spring I class, get a Spring II class half off!


    Trad Arts Studio Spring Classes 2018

    Presented by Slater Mill at Slater Mill, Pawtucket

    March 31 - June 9, 2018

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    Trad Arts Studio at Slater Mill is just the place to learn some new skills, or expand on those you may already have.

    On Wednesday Evenings & Saturday Mornings starting on March 31,...more

    Worldwide Knit in Public Day

    Presented by Slater Mill at Slater Mill, Pawtucket

    June 9, 2018

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    There is no better place to gather in celebration of the fiber arts than at the birthplace of the contemporary textile industry in America, Slater Mill. Over the course of the day, visitors will...more

    PVDFest 2018

    Presented by FirstWorks and FirstWorks at Downtown Providence, Providence

    June 7 - June 10, 2018

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    Party with Providence! For the fourth year, Mayor Jorge O. Elorza, the City of Providence’s Department of Art, Culture + Tourism and founding partner FirstWorks will host PVDFest, Providence’s...more

    Comedy Scene Study with Fred Sullivan Jr.

    Presented by Sandra Feinstein-Gamm Theatre at Sandra Feinstein-Gamm Theatre, Pawtucket

    May 7 - June 18, 2018

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    Comedy Scene Study with Fred Sullivan Jr.

    Bring the funny.  Learn strategies and techniques of acting in a comedic scene or play.  This class is formatted for actors of varying...more

    A Taste of Summer Fundraiser

    Presented by South County Museum at South County Museum, Narragansett

    June 22, 2018

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    Taste of summer is South County Museum's annual fundraiser. Come kick off the start of summer, support the museum and enjoy the local flavors of some of southern Rhode Island’s best restaurants...more

    Field of Artisans

    Presented by Field of Artisans at Marina Park, Wakefield

    June 9 - June 30, 2018

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    Field of Artisans is a community in Rhode Island for all types of creativity.  Emerging artists, photographers, designers, builders, and musicians come together in inspiring locations,...more

    43rd Capeverdean Independance Festival

    Presented by RI Cape Verdean Heritage at India Point Park, Providence

    July 8, 2018

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    Since 1976, the Rhode Island Cape Verdean Independence Day Festival is the oldest celebration of the Cape Verdean community in the United States. It preserves the Cape Verdean culture and...more

    Cultural Survival Bazaar at Tiverton Four Corners Arts Center

    Presented by Cultural Survival at Four Corners Arts Center, Tiverton

    July 28 - July 29, 2018

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    This free admission, family-friendly festival features art, crafts and other ethically made cultural products created by Indigenous artists from dozens of countries. Enjoy demonstrations by...more

    Field of Artisans

    Presented by Field of Artisans at South Kingstown Town Beach, Wakefield

    July 7 - August 11, 2018

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    Field of Artisans is a community in Rhode Island for all types of creativity.  Emerging artists, photographers, designers, builders, and musicians come together in inspiring locations,...more

    Field of Artisans

    Presented by Field of Artisans at Marina Park, Wakefield

    August 18 - August 25, 2018

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    Field of Artisans is a community in Rhode Island for all types of creativity.  Emerging artists, photographers, designers, builders, and musicians come together in inspiring locations,...more

    Wednesday Walk-Arounds: A Guided Tour of Blithewold

    Presented by Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum at Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum, Bristol

    April 4 - October 10, 2018

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    Docents tell the story of the Van Wickle/McKee family, the original owners of this beautiful seaside garden estate. Visitors experience breathtaking views of Narragansett Bay and see the Mansion...more

    Saturday Strolls: A Guided Tour of Blithewold

    Presented by Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum at Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum, Bristol

    April 7 - October 13, 2018

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    Docents tell the story of the Van Wickle/McKee family, the original owners of this beautiful seaside garden estate. Visitors experience breathtaking views of Narragansett Bay and see the Mansion...more

    Poetry & Art

    Presented by Wickford Art Association at Wickford Art Association, North Kingstown

    September 14 - October 14, 2018

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    The Wickford Art Association (WAA) is presenting a unique blending of two art forms at its 6th Annual Poetry and Art Show with a theme based on its mission statement of...more

    Providence Public Library Special Collections Tour

    Presented by Providence Public Library at Providence Public Library, Providence

    January 6, 2012 - November 1, 2018

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    Looking for a fun opportunity to learn a bit about some of the Library's unique treasures? Join our Special Collections Librarian Jordan Goffin for an introductory tour of PPL's Special...more

    Three Wheel Studio

    Presented by Three Wheel Studio at Three Wheel Studio, Providence

    Ongoing

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    Owner Dwo Wen Chen, a RISD grad, is a practicing studio potter creating limited editions of functional stoneware, porcelain, earthenware and terra-cotta.

    The gallery carries about 60...more

    Creation

    Presented by The Spot on Thayer St. at The Spot Underground, Providence

    Ongoing

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    Motif Magazine Award-Winning networking night for musicians, music lovers and artists of all sorts!


    Museum Of Work and Culture

    Presented by Rhode Island Historical Society at Museum of Work and Culture, Woonsocket

    Ongoing

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    The Museum of Work and Culture is a true community museum, managed by the Rhode Island Historical Society, supported by volunteers, the city of Woonsocket, and the John H. Chafee Blackstone River...more

    Tour The Steel Yard

    Presented by The Steel Yard at The Steel Yard, Providence

    Ongoing

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    COME VISIT THE YARD...

    Free public tours meet every Wednesday at noon in our office at 27 Sims Ave. We are located on the first floor of the brick building halfway down the street on the...more

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