Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events 


Call for Artists!
Represent a Rhode Island Landmark!
In collaboration with the Portsmouth Historical Society and other non-profit organizations, the Portsmouth Arts Guild is showing
off beautiful and historical Rhode Island.
Art work will be displayed at public Portsmouth locations.
The show will run from August 4th to August 27th and the theme is
Landmarks of Rhode Island.  Work  in all media is encouraged.
The artist will keep 50% of the sale price.

Some of the Landmarks are the following: Newport Bridge, Blithewold, Colt State Park, Slater Mill, Loof Carousel, Haven Brothers Diner, Superman Building, The Breakers.

Intake times and locations to be announced!


Art on the Fence

Sunday, July 30th, 2017 (rain date August 6th) from 10-4

The location is on the fence in front of Linden Place, Hope Street , Bristol.

  • Eligibility: Open to members of the Bristol Art Museum and the Portsmouth Art Guild
  • Entry fee: $30 for the designated space
  • Registration deadline: Thursday, June 22, 2017
  • Send your check for $30 to the payable to the Bristol Art Museum with the application form to Bristol Art Museum, PO Box 42, Bristol Ri 02809
  • Your registration will be confirmed, with the number of your assigned space, by e-mail or by phone
  • No tables. Small bins are OK
  • Any 2 dimensional work that can be displayed along 8 feet of fence is eligible
  • Any 3 dimensional work will have equivalent space on the front lawn of Linden Place
For more information and an application go to the website Bristolartmuseum.org