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The purpose of the Wickford Art Association is to educate its membership, the local arts community and the general public and to promote the arts in the community.
After the success of the first Wickford Art Festival put on by a group of local artists in 1962, it was evident a sponsoring agency was needed to make the festival an annual event– the Wickford Art Association was born!
In 1961 Robert MacMeehan and Pearl Marsh planned a sidewalk art show at MacMeehan’s “Little Gallery” on
Apr 14, 2018