Welcome to the Newton Art Association
Your membership in this venerable and collegial association of over 200 art-impassioned people provides you with these benefits:
- Free monthly demonstrations, September through May, presented by esteemed New England artists in all media.
- Participation in our Annual NAA Award Show at the Newton Free Library and in the annual James King Bonnar Awards Show at the New Art Center.
- Opportunities to exhibit your work in solo shows at Newton Art Association exhibit spaces, such as the Kindred Avery Crossings Assisted Living Center in Needham, and the window display at Keyes Pharmacy in Newton.
- The opportunity to introduce your work in a New Members Show.
- A monthly newsletter of NAA plans, activities, and member announcements.
- A member’s page on the website where you can upload images of your artwork, provide an artist statement, and give contact information.
- Eligibility to show in Newton Open Studios.
- Attendance and participation in critiques where members view each other’s ongoing work and provide positive, constructive comments.
- Participation in salon evenings devoted to discussions of topics of interest to artists, whether amateur or professional.
- Training and resources for learning about the practical aspects of art, including ways to present, hang, and sell your work.
- A link to your website from the NAA website.
On behalf of the Newton Art Association, we encourage you to take advantage of the many opportunities for learning and camaraderie. We also hope that you will contribute to the success and growth of our organization with your volunteer efforts throughout the year. We look forward to your participation.