Art in August

August 25: Artist Receptions cancelled

Submitted by Council Chair on Tue, 08/23/2022 - 16:55
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Due to unexpected circumstances, the final two artist receptions for Art in August 2022 have unfortunately been cancelled. The art from 24 artists remains on display at 20 locations throughout Winchester. Take advantage of the opportunity to enjoy the artwork and read about the artists! The artist biographies posted at the exhibits generally include contact information, and the Winchester Cultural Council artist directory lists the Art in August artists and more.

 

Big Night for the Arts, Aug. 18: FIVE artist receptions!

Submitted by Council Chair on Thu, 08/11/2022 - 20:05
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On Thursday, August 18, Winchester residents have a special opportunity to see and meet local artists. Meet-the-artist receptions will take place at five locations around town, featuring seven different artists: fabric artists Sue Clark, Denise Konicek and Kiyomi Yatsuhashi; jewelry maker Wendy Jo New, painter and jewelry maker Teri Coté, and painters Michiko Katsumi and Lucia Rubini. All receptions are from 6–8 p.m.

These artist receptions, part of Art in August 2022, are where you can learn more about the artists, ask about their work see more of what they have to offer. Refreshments will be served. Come and have a cultural evening downtown!

Artist reception: Meet Beck Fischbach!

Submitted by Council Chair on Mon, 08/08/2022 - 15:14
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Come out and see some art in Winchester—and meet the artist—on Thursday, August 11 from 6 pm to 8 pm, at Comellas Winchester, 529 Main Street. These artist receptions, part of of Art in August 2022, are where you can learn more about the artists, ask about their work see more of what they have to offer. Refreshments will be served.

Art in August 2022 Gala Reception

Submitted by Council Chair on Wed, 07/20/2022 - 20:52
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All are invited to the gala reception to inaugurate Winchester's 20th annual Art in August festival, held at the Griffin Museum of Photography, 67 Shore Road, on Thursday, August 4, 2022, from 7–8:30 p.m.

All are invited, free admission.Wine and light appetizers will be served.

RSVP appreciated, to info@winchesterculturalcouncil.org

Big week for the arts! Artist receptions, seminar

Submitted by Council Chair on Thu, 08/15/2019 - 22:59
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The final week of Art in August artist receptions on Thursday, August 22 features four "meet the artist" receptions from 6 to 8 pm and a "Community Creators" session with three artists at the Jenks Center from 6:30 pm to 8 pm. Come to learn more about the artists, ask questions about their work, and see more of what they have to offer!

Artist receptions! Meet Dan Brenton, Pat Denn, Jan Powell, and Wendy Jo New

Submitted by Council Chair on Wed, 08/07/2019 - 08:45
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Three "meet the artist" receptions take place on Thursday, August 15 from 6 pm to 8 pm, at Bespoke of Winchester, 25 Thompson St., The Hive of Winchester, 553 Main St., and Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Commonwealth Real Estate, 39 Church St. These receptions, part of of Art in August 2019, are where you can learn more about the artists, ask questions about their work, and see more of what they have to offer.

Meet artists Denise Konicek, Betty Stone, Martina Werner, and Kiyomi Yatsuhashi

Submitted by Council Chair on Mon, 08/05/2019 - 13:26
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The first two "meet the artist" receptions of Art in August 2019 take place on Thursday, August 8 from 6 pm to 8 pm, at Waterfield Sotheby’s International Realty, 48 Mt. Vernon Street, and Sweet Surprize, 23 Thompson Street. These receptions are where you can learn more about the artists, ask questions about their work, and see more of what they have to offer.

Winchester's Biggest (and last) Night of Artist Receptions

Submitted by Council Chair on Wed, 08/22/2018 - 20:20
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Downtown Winchester will be sparking on the evening of Thursday, August 23, when there will be meet-the-artist receptions at four separate businesses. Come to ClarkCare to see Muriel Crum; to Edward Jones to meet ceramic artist Petra Riemans-Rinsma; to Pairings to meet photographer Robert Hesse, jewelry maker Wendy Jo New, and fused glass artist Debbie Taylor-Smith; and to The Book and Board to speak with painter Lynn Ricci and photographer Dafna Leonard.

Meet Five Artists at Three Venues on Thursday, Aug. 16

Submitted by Council Chair on Wed, 08/15/2018 - 07:44
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On Thursday, Aug.16 from 6 to 8 p.m., receptions hosted by three Winchester businesses will feature artists Christa Bennett, Dan Brenton, Denise Konicek, Betty Stone, and Kiyomi Yatsuhashi. It's a great opportunity to meet the artists, admire their creations, and discover more about how and why they create their work.