Art in August Guide 2017

Enjoy Art throughout the month of August with exhibits of art in downtown shops and artist receptions. A list of participating artists is given below. Compete in the scavenger hunt to see what you can find and to win fun prizes. See the art map for more information (or download PDF versions of the original trifold flier or a two-page business listing with map. All events are free and open to all!

Art in August Locations

Listed by proximity, in order of increasing street address. The numbers are given on the map to show the approximate location of the business.

Church Street

Waterfield Road

  • 7. Frame Haven, 7 Waterfield Road
    • Patricia Denn: watercolor

Thompson Street

Park Street

Main Street

Shore Road

  • 20. Strong Landscaping, 5 Shore Road
    • WPS Student Artwork

Mt. Vernon Street

  • 21. RE/MAX, 2 Mt. Vernon Street
    • Aggie and Shawn Baker: painting and prints
  • 22. Revel, 6 Mt. Vernon Street
    • Debbie Taylor Smith: lamp-work, fused glass
  • 23. Ristorante Lucia, 13 Mt. Vernon Street
    • Susie Vrotsos: painting
  • 24. Pond View Florist, 16 Mt. Vernon Street
    • Petra Rinsma-Biemans: ceramic figures

Artist Receptions

Thursday, Aug. 3, 7-8:30 p.m.

Thursday, August 10 – 6 to 8 p.m.

Thursday, August 17 – 6 to 8 p.m.

Thursday, August 24 – 6 to 8 p.m.

Scavenger Hunt

Get the lists of things to look for at Bookends and at Studio on the Common, or download the scavenger hunt form (PDF file) and print it out yourself. Fill out the form and turn it in to be entered in the contest!

Free Admission at the Griffin Museum

The Griffin Museum of Photography, 67 Shore Road, celebrates Art in August with Free Admission for Winchester residents for the entire month!

Art in the Park

Don’t miss Art in the Park on the Winchester Common on Saturday, August 19 from 9:30 am to 1:30 pm. It’s a family-centered event with free art activities for every age.


Artist List

Looking for a particular artist? Here is a list of participants with their location.

Lucia Bellotti [reception Aug. 24]
Rubini Art Gallery, 22 Park Street
the FULLer Cup, 11 Thompson Street
Christa Bennett [reception Aug. 17]
Neem Medical Spa, 40 Church Street
Rose Walsh Cooke
Winchester Pharmacy, 568 Main Street
Muriel Crum
Book Ends, 559 Main Street
Patricia Denn
Frame Haven, 7 Waterfield Road
Tony Fenn [reception Aug. 10]
Pairings Wine and Food, 600 Main Street
Mildred Fischer
Clark Care Inc, 533 Main Street
Peter Franchi [reception Aug. 24]
Winchester Art and Frame, 755 Main Street
Bob Hesse [reception Aug. 10]
Pairings Wine and Food, 600 Main Street
Carol Keller
La Patisserie, 30 Church Street
Carolyn Latanision [reception Aug. 17]
Studio on the Common, 22 Church Street
Nancy Livada
The Shanahan Group, 552 Main Street
Susan Livada
The Shanahan Group, 552 Main Street
Patricia Mahon
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage, 3 Church Street
Shelby Meyerhoff
Runway Couture, 38 Church Street
Wendy Jo New [reception Aug. 17]
Studio on the Common, 22 Church Street
James Obbard
Winchester Art and Frame, 755 Main Street
Becky Rebentisch
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage, 3 Church Street
Petra Rinsma-Biemans
Pond View Florist, 16 Mt. Vernon Street
Betty Stone [reception Aug. 10]
Clark Care Inc, 533 Main Street
Nadine Suhrbier
Mary McKenna and Associates, 123 Washington Street
Debbie Taylor-Smith [reception Aug. 17]
Revel, 6 Mt. Vernon Street
Susie Vrotsos
Rlstorante Lucia, 13 Mt. Vernon Street
John Williams
The Shanahan Group, 552 Main Street
Winchester Public School Students
CVS, 539 Main Street; Janis Moriarty General Dentistry, 607 Main Street; Strong Landscaping, 5 Shore Road
Kiyomi Yatsuhashi [reception Aug. 10]
Century 21/Patrick Fortin, 29 Church Street

Art in August Locations Maps

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