Art and Crafts About Town


Bedford has another arts organization, the Bedford Center for the Arts Photo Group.  For information, go to the website by clicking here:  BCA Photo Group

EXHIBIT AT THE CONCORD CENTER FOR THE VISUAL ARTS, CONCORD, MA

February 22–March 22, 2018: Members’ Juried 2

This exhibit features Concord Art members’ work in collage, crafts, drawings, graphics, mixed media, photography, and printmaking.

February 13–March 11, 2018: Local artists’ exhibit

Work by KATE HANLON and CAROL CARUSO is showcased.

 For more information, call 978-369-2578 or click here


EXHIBIT AT THE BEDFORD FREE PUBLIC LIBRARY, BEDFORD, MA

January 10–March 7, 2018: “Drawn to Possibility”

This new exhibit showcases a wide range of drawings by JUDITH COOPER and CONNIE SAEMS.

For further details about the show, go to www.bedfordlibrary.net


EXHIBITS AND OPPORTUNITY TO SHOW ART, GRACE CHAPEL ART GALLERY, LEXINGTON, MA

From the Grace Chapel Art Gallery team:  “Artists from the community are invited to submit up to two pieces of artwork for our juried, themed exhibitions.  Artists do not have to attend Grace Chapel to submit artwork.” Click here to view the exhibit schedule for 2017-2018.

January 20–February 25, 2018: “Migration”

A wide range of media is represented in this juried, themed show.

Click here to go to the Grace Chapel Art Gallery website or email artgallery@grace.org


EXHIBITS AT THE GLEASON PUBLIC LIBRARY, CARLISLE, MA

January 13–March 24, 2018: Recent Works

This winter show highlights work by painter MARIS PLATAIS and ceramic artist AMY FENNICK.  Reception on Saturday, January 20, 2:30-4:30 pm (snow date January 27). Flutist RACHEL PLATAIS MEDREK will perform. Light refreshments.

For more information, call 978-369-4898 or visit www.gleasonlibrary.org


EXHIBITS AT THE UMBRELLA COMMUNITY ARTS CENTER, CONCORD, MA

March 1, 2017–April 8, 2018: “Dualities”

In this exhibit, each of the Umbrella’s resident artists will be displaying work in two different media.

 For more information, call 978-371-0820 or visit theumbrellaarts.org/

EVENTS AT THE LEXINGTON ARTS AND CRAFTS SOCIETY, LEXINGTON, MA

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February 3–18, 2018: “The World Through Artists’ Eyes”

This exciting show features work by artists in the LACS Painters Guild. The paintings seek to express how each artist–whether working in oil, acrylic, pastel, charcoal, or mixed media–brings a unique talent to interpret the wonders of both the past and the present.

For more information, call 781-862-9696 or visit www.lacsma.org


EXHIBITS AT THE CARY MEMORIAL LIBRARY, LEXINGTON, MA

January–February 2018

Piper Gallery:

Wool Paintings by ELIZABETH STUBBS

Pierce Gallery:

Chinese Calligraphy and Painting by JUNYU CHENG and JINYUAN DONG

Large Meeting Room Gallery:

“Moments in Nature” by BARBARA PESKIN

Lexington Community Center area:

“A Year on the Farm” by JANIS HERSH

For more information, call 781-862-6288 or visit Cary Library current and upcoming exhibits


EVENTS AT THE CHELMSFORD LIBRARY, CHELMSFORD, MA

February 2018: Chelmsford Cultural Council Winterfest Photography Exhibit

March 2018: Chelmsford Schools K-12 Exhibit

April 2018:  “South American History in Paintings” 

For more information, visit http://www.chelmsfordlibrary.org/ or call 978- 256-5521.


EXHIBITS AT THE NEW ENGLAND QUILT MUSEUM, LOWELL, MA

January 10–April 21, 2018: “Quilts Japan”

This exhibition featuring 36 extraordinary award-winning quilts premiered at the Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum before traveling internationally.

For additional information: e-mail nequiltmuseum.org or call 978-452-4207.

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Contact Info: Bedford Arts and Crafts Society, P.O. Box 604, Bedford, MA 01730   Email:  info@bacsma.org

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