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    ART + MUSEUMS

    Ryan Jordan Band, Ben Shaw, and BunkTown

    Presented by AS220 at AS220 Main Gallery, Providence

    January 23, 2018

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    Ryan Jordan Band is a fresh, original funk/soul outfit from Boston. Jordan has collaborated with drummer Kyle Ruggieri to bring a new incarnation of the groove-centric music from the 60's and 70's. Supported by a tight rhythm section and a blasting horn section, the band delves into slow soulful tunes to set the mood, and upbeat funk jams to get the crowd dancing.

    Ben Shaw is a Rhode Island based ...more



    Highlights from the Russell DeSimone Collection on the Dorr Rebellion

    Presented by Providence Public Library at Providence Public Library, Providence

    November 28, 2017 - February 9, 2018

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    The 1842 Dorr Rebellion was one of the most important (and unusual) political events in the state's history, and Russell DeSimone's collection of books and ephemera is one of the best in...more

    "Undefined" Opening Reception

    Presented by ArtProv gallery

    February 9, 2018

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    "Undefined" features the works of S.W. Dinge, who produced the paintings mostly on the floor, watering down the gouache and acrylic paints and pouring them onto an unprimed canvas. The borders of...more

    "Undefined" Opening Reception

    Presented by ArtProv gallery at ArtProv gallery, Providence

    February 9, 2018

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    "Undefined" features the works of S.W. Dinge, who produced the paintings mostly on the floor, watering down the gouache and acrylic paints and pouring them onto an unprimed canvas. The borders of...more

    "Duets" Opening Reception

    Presented by ArtProv gallery at ArtProv gallery, Providence

    February 9, 2018

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    ArtProv Gallery offers intimate insights into great artistic partnerships with “Duets,” an exhibit that opens on February 7, 2018, and runs through March 17, 2018. An opening reception will be...more

    "Duets" Opening Reception

    Presented by ArtProv gallery

    February 9, 2018

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    ArtProv Gallery offers intimate insights into great artistic partnerships with “Duets,” an exhibit that opens on February 7, 2018, and runs through March 17, 2018. An opening reception will be...more

    Family Day: Valentine Crafts & Activities

    Presented by Lippitt House Museum at Lippitt House Museum, Providence

    February 10, 2018

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    Bring your family (and accompanying doll, teddy bear, or action figure) to craft Valentine gifts inspired by the Lippitt House itself. Explore the family’s historic dollhouse and see the sun...more

    Melvin Edwards: Festivals, Funerals and New Life

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

    November 11, 2017 - February 11, 2018

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    New and recent works by renouned African-American sculptor Melvin Edwards, reflecting the artist's engagement with histories of race, labor, violence and African Diaspora.


    Lievando la Cultura: Conflicting Narratives in Mexican Art

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

    January 6 - February 11, 2018

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    Conflicting Narratives in Mexican Art exhibition


    Minor Swing: Gypsy Jazz Concert

    Presented by Lippitt House Museum at Lippitt House Museum, Providence

    February 15, 2018

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    Continue the Valentine’s Day spirit with an intimate concert in the museum’s elegant surroundings! Minor Swing is patterned after Django Reinhardt's famous Quintette du Hot Club de France and...more

    URI Providence Campus Black History Programming

    Presented by University of Rhode Island at URI Feinstein Providence Campus Gallery, Providence

    January 16 - February 22, 2018

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    Visible Cloth, Invisible Bodies:

    Rhode Island Textiles and Southern Slavery in the 19th Century

    January 16 – February 22 for Black...more

    Illuminating the Past

    Presented by Naval War College Museum at Naval War College Museum, Newport

    August 24, 2017 - February 27, 2018

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    The Naval War College Museum is now hosting a new exhibit, “Illuminating the Past,” by Tom Freeman. The exhibit, which is on loan from the National Museum of the United States Navy, occupies...more

    Care (Give and Take)

    Presented by New Hope Art Gallery at Cranston Senior Enrichment Center, Cranston

    November 14, 2017 - March 1, 2018

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    The exhibit features work by artists working with the subject of Alzheimer’s/ dementia paired with artwork by their loved one.  The concept is that artwork is healing for both the...more

    Care (Give and Take)

    Presented by New Hope Art Gallery at Cranston Senior Enrichment Center, Cranston

    October 2, 2017 - March 1, 2018

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    An exhibit about Alzheimer’s disease and dementia by artists and their loved ones they care for. The exhibit features work by artists working with the subject of Alzheimer’s/ Dementia paired...more

    Creating Social Justice-based Art Curriculum

    Presented by Providence CityArts for Youth at Providence CityArts For Youth, Providence

    March 2, 2018

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    Social Justice & Art Education series: Creating Social Justice-based Art Curriculum (Aarav Sundaresh, Visual Art Educator and Michelle Nugent, CityArts Core Teaching...more

    Through The Lens: An International Open Juried Photography Exhibition

    Presented by Art League of Rhode Island at The Gallery @ The Vets, Providence

    December 1, 2017 - March 3, 2018

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    Art League Rhode Island presents Through The Lens: An International Open Juried Photography Exhibition featuring diverse photographic creations from around the country and elsewhere.


    Wanders: Masha Ryskin and Serge Marchetta

    Presented by Chazan Gallery at Chazan Gallery, Providence

    February 15 - March 7, 2018

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    The Chazan Gallery at Wheeler is pleased to present Wanders, a two-person exhibition featuring the work of Masha Ryskin and Serge Marchetta, from February 15 to March 7, 2018. 


    Student Exhibition 2018

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

    February 24 - March 11, 2018

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    The David Winton Bell Gallery and the Department of Visual Art present the work of student artists in Brown University's 38th Annual Student Exhibition.


    "Undefined" Closing Reception

    Presented by ArtProv gallery at ArtProv gallery, Providence

    March 15, 2018

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    "Undefined" features the works of S.W. Dinge, who produced the paintings mostly on the floor, watering down the gouache and acrylic paints and pouring them onto an unprimed canvas. The borders of...more

    "Duets" Closing Reception

    Presented by ArtProv gallery at ArtProv gallery, Providence

    March 15, 2018

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    A closing reception for ArtProv Gallery's exhibit "Duets," which offers intimate insights into great artistic partnerships, will be held March 15, 2018, during Gallery Night Providence. The show...more

    "Duets" Closing Reception

    Presented by ArtProv gallery at ArtProv gallery, Providence

    March 15, 2018

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    Revealing the impact of love on the creative process, “Duets” features works by three couples who serve as each other’s muse: Mara Metcalf and Maria Napolitano, Shari Weschler Rubeck and...more

    Movie Night

    Presented by Rooftop at the ProvidenceG at Rooftop at the ProvidenceG, Providence

    December 5, 2017 - March 27, 2018

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    Movies? Yes, please! 

    In partnership with FLICKERS, the Rooftop at the Providence G introduces a weekly movie series on Tuesdays from 7-10pm this autumn! 

    Watch...more

    Caribbean Soul

    Presented by Rooftop at the ProvidenceG at Rooftop at the ProvidenceG, Providence

    December 6, 2017 - March 28, 2018

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    Every Wednesday, enjoy the sounds of Caribbean Soul on the Rooftop at the Providence G with Jhony Keys and Becky Bass from 6-9pm. Jhonson Francois, aka Jhony Keys, is a keyboardist, smooth jazz...more

    Rock on the Roof

    Presented by Rooftop at the ProvidenceG at Rooftop at the ProvidenceG, Providence

    December 7, 2017 - March 29, 2018

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    Spend your Thursday nights rockin’ out to some of the area’s top bands! Every week, the Rooftop at the Providence G showcases the talents of bands from throughout Rhode Island and acts touring...more

    Sky Saturdays

    Presented by Rooftop at the ProvidenceG at Rooftop at the ProvidenceG, Providence

    December 2, 2017 - March 31, 2018

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    Enjoy the globally-inspired tropical house hot melodic vibes, hits and beats of DJ Jake every Saturday for Sky Saturdays from 10 PM - 1 AM!


    Field of Artisans Winter 2018

    Presented by Field of Artisans at Whalers Brewing Company, Wakefield

    February 11 - April 8, 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

    Providence Flea Winter & Spring Markets

    Presented by The Providence Flea at Hope High School, Providence

    January 14 - April 22, 2018

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    The Providence Flea is back for a limited run of Winter and Spring Markets! Get ready to Flea on the 2nd & 4th Sundays of the month through April from 10:00 am - 4:00 pm indoors at Hope High...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


    newportFILM Outdoors: Coyote

    Presented by newportFILM

    July 13, 2017 - July 13, 2018

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    Join us for the inspiring true story of legendary American sailor and Jamestown native, Mike Plant. Pre-film live music from Randy Robbinsi kick things off at 7:20pm before the...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

    Gallery Belleau Showcase

    Presented by Gallery Belleau at Gallery Belleau, Providence

    Ongoing

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    Gallery Belleau is a showcase for over 50 local and nationally known American artists and craftsmen. Visitors will find creations in glass, clay, wood, metal, jewelry, paint and more.


    The Peaceable Kingdom Showcase

    Presented by The Peaceable Kingdom at The Peaceable Kingdom , Providence

    Ongoing

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    The Peaceable Kingdom is a place where stories come alive—where art created within cultural traditions transports the viewer to exotic lands. Talk with a Peruvian curandero (folk healer) by...more

    Contemporary Realism

    Presented by Royal Gallery at Royal Gallery, Providence

    Ongoing

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    Every artwork has something to tell: whether it is a story about fantastic animals living inside a bouquet, a pink boat floating peacefully, sculptures that move like silent clocks, or copper...more

    Culinary Arts Museum - On View

    Presented by Culinary Arts Museum At Johnson & Wales University at Culinary Arts Museum at Johnson and Wales, Providence

    Ongoing

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    Permanent and temporary exhibitions fill 25,000 square feet of gallery space. Casual viewers will spend at least an hour, but real foodies will need a day to digest what's on display. You can...more

    Providence Public Library Special Collections Tour

    Presented by Providence Public Library at Providence Public Library, Providence

    Ongoing

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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

    Copacetic Rudely Elegant Jewelry Inc.: Ongoing

    Presented by at Copacetic Rudely Elegant Jewelry, Providence

    Ongoing

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    Carrying locally and nationally made jewelery and clocks from over 120 artists.


    Picture This: Ongoing Exhibition

    Presented by

    Ongoing

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    Featuring photography by Richard Benjamin and cityscapes by Rhode Island artists concentrating on images of Downtown Providence.


    Alloy Gallery Showcase

    Presented by Alloy Gallery at Alloy Gallery, Newport

    Ongoing

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    Voted “best of Rhode Island, studio jewelry, editor’s choice”; Alloy Gallery features the works of the leading art jewelers of today’s contemporary jewelry scene. Alloy is...more

    Arnold Art Gallery Showcase

    Presented by Arnold Art Gallery at Arnold Art Gallery, Newport

    Ongoing

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    Babcok-Smith House Museum Tours

    Presented by at Babcock-Smith House Museum, Westerly

    Ongoing

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    The Georgian Mansion (circa 1734) is the former home of the Babcocks and Smiths. The mansion is elegantly furnished with pieces reflecting the Colonial Babcock years, the Victorian Smith years,...more

    The Ball and Claw Showcase

    Presented by Ball & Claw at Ball and Claw, Newport

    Ongoing

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    The Ball and Claw is the exclusive showroom of furniture maker Jeffrey Greene, specializing in the designs of Newport's legendary Goddard and Townsend cabinetmakers for thirty years. In...more

    Blink Gallery Showcase

    Presented by Blink Gallery at Blink Gallery, Newport

    Ongoing

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    Blink features vibrant works by local artists.  Our collection includes fine art photography by Alexander Nesbitt, paintings by Sue McNally, Tom McAleer and Rupert Nesbitt, ceramics by David...more

    Tomaquag Indian Memorial Museum

    Presented by Tomaquag Indian Memorial Museum at Tomaquag Indian Memorial Museum, Exeter

    Ongoing

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    Our exhibits focus on Southern New England highlighting the Narragansett Tribe. Learn about the amazing life of a real Rhode Island hero, the prominent marathon runner and Olympic athlete ...more

    Heritage Art Gallery Collection

    Presented by Heritage Art Gallery and Glass Studio at Heritage Art Gallery and Glass Studio, East Greenwich

    Ongoing

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    The Benvie-Gebhart family has consisted of artists for four generations. The mission of Heritage Gallery, is to carry on the family tradition and share in the creation and marvel of art ownership...more

    Restored By Design

    Presented by Restored By Design at Restored By Design, Providence

    Ongoing

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    Restored by Design is a green artisan company dedicated to the creation of eco-fashion jewelry, clothing, accessories, home decor, and unique works of art. We are a design studio, retail studio,...more

    Connecting Lives With Art

    Presented by City of Providence Department of Art, Culture + Tourism and Art Connection-RI at Gallery at City Hall, Providence

    Ongoing

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    Art Connection Rhode Island is a nonprofit organization that seeks to enrich under-served communities by expanding public access to original works of art. Their art donation and placement program...more

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