Spring 2018: April 27 - May 6

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Clay Vases

Clay Vases

Make a wall vase from Clay! You will roll out clay, wrap, design and glaze your piece during this workshop. During ArtWeek we will have Pottery Wheel demos that attendees can watch and ask questions, as well. No experience necessary. For ages 8+. Children 8-14 must have an adult in the studio with them. Children […]

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The Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

The Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

Distinguished Argentine-Israeli photographer Miki Kratsman has worked in the Palestinian Occupied Territories for over three decades, documenting the evolution of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, including its daily effect on the Palestinian population. In Kratsman’s view, the accumulated documentation of this difficult daily routine is more significant—and more disquieting—than single images of dramatic events. Kratsman will discuss […]

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Tour and Decor, Drinks & More

Tour and Decor, Drinks & More

RSVP to experience an Artweek exclusive tour of Restoration Resources, Boston’s only 7,000 sq. ft. salvage showroom and warehouse which is often referred to as a “museum” of Boston’s architectural history. In addition, throughout ArtWeek, you can enjoy complimentary refreshments and a special exhibit of home décor and furnishings crafted from antique salvaged elements. Watch […]

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ArtWeek Davis ReDiscovered Tour

ArtWeek Davis ReDiscovered Tour

Join us for one of the first glimpses of our newly-installed permanent collections galleries! ReDiscover the Davis with this special tour, covering three floors of art with objects spanning over four thousand years of civilization. Our Student Guides are specially trained to provide interactive, participatory, discussion-based tours of the permanent collections. Meet in the lobby. […]

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Cynthia Curtis Pottery Studio Demos

Cynthia Curtis Pottery Studio Demos

Starting at 10:00AM, wheel and handbuilding demonstrations by Cynthia’s students will take place all weekend. Join this unique experience to watch actual students work and get an inside look to the learning process. Students are very willing to share their experience to those who ask. Adults and children welcome. You may even get a chance to […]

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Beth Williams Glass Beadmaking Demos

Beth Williams Glass Beadmaking Demos

Working with an oxygen and propane powered torch, artist Beth Williams creates intricate miniature sculptures and beads that later become components of her jewelry creations. Each piece is created one at a time, and becomes a unique, wearable treasure. Come watch Beth Williams walk you through her process starting at 10:00 AM; glass beadmaking demonstrations […]

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Mosaic Hammer and Hardie Demos

Mosaic Hammer and Hardie Demos

Join artisan Pamela Stratton as she works on a mosaic, demonstrating the use of the hammer and hardie. Since antiquity, the most satisfying tools for accurate cutting of glass smalti, stone and marble have been the mosaic hammer and hardie. The hardie is like a chisel mounted in a wooden stump. See this traditional craft […]

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Inside a Painter’s Studio

Inside a Painter’s Studio

During the Artoberfest event at the creative hive of Western Avenue Studios and Lofts, painter Amy Roberts shares an open studio demonstration and discussion on her painting process. Visits start at 12:00PM, when Amy describes her inspiration and process to paint in acrylics. Kids are welcome, especially if they are aspiring artists. Guests are welcome […]

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Reception and Artists’ Talk:  Searching by the Salisbury

Reception and Artists’ Talk: Searching by the Salisbury

Downtown Brockton’s newest exhibition space, The Gallery at Enso Flats, presents “Searching by the Salisbury”, an exhibition of artwork by two local artists, John Mahoney and Virginia Mahoney. Both artists will be on-hand to discuss their works and approaches throughout the reception, with artists’ talks beginning at 6:00PM. This is the first event of ArtWeek Brockton […]

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See, Sip, Salvage – Drinks, Design, Decor & More!

See, Sip, Salvage – Drinks, Design, Decor & More!

Enjoy a design inspired evening out with complimentary wine, beer and light refreshments in Circa the back showroom of Restoration Resources, that doubles as a unique event venue, completely furnished with salvaged pieces including an antique bar, piano, and one of the first original 1950’s Philco tube tv’s ever made! Join award-winning designer and builder Brendan Haley of B Haley […]

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