More Holiday Sales and Exhibits!
H E R E is our promised second listing of outstanding art fairs, craft fairs, holiday sales and exhibits where you can find our artists and their work this fall and holiday season.
We wish you joyous art viewing throughout the season!
L I S I T I N G S B Y D A T E :
Nov. 16–19 Thurs-Sat, 10am–8pm, Sun 10am-5pm
SMFA Art Sale
School of the Museum of Fine Arts, 230 Fenway, Boston.
SMFA Art Sale features thousands of works from emerging and established artists: exceptional caliber work produced by talented SMFA students, alumni, faculty, and affiliated artists. See new work on each visit: selection is frequently rotated as pieces are sold.
NOS artists participating: Cindy Cuba Clements, Marian Dioguardi, Sharon Whitham, Ginny Zanger

Nov. 17–19 Fri 10am-5pm, Sat 10am-6pm, Sun 11am-5pm
Paradise City Arts Festival
Royal Plaza Trade Center, 181 Boston Post Rd W, Marlborough, MA
Paradise City Marlborough brings together 175 outstanding American artists and master craft makers to exhibit at Metro Boston’s most exciting juried fair. Sculpture, paintings, one-of-a-kind home furnishings, jewelry and fashion.
NOS artists participating: Hetty Friedman Designs

Nov. 18–19 Sat-Sun 12-6pm each day
Brickbottom Open Studios
1 Fitchburg Street, Sommerville, Ma
Brickbottom 30th annual Open Studios, one of the oldest and well attended events
NOS artists participating: Marian Dioguardi, Lynda Goldberg

Nov. 18–19 Sat-Sun 12-6pm each day
Joy Street Open Studios
86 Joy Street, Somerville, MA
NOS artists participating: metalsmith jewelers Rebecca Scott of Sheperd’s Run Jewelry,  and Patricia Wellenkamp Jewelry , will be opening their studio (second floor, studio #24) during Open Studios. Visit them & see their new designs in the place they create them!

Nov. 18 2017 –Jan 27
13forest Gallery, 167A Massachusetts Ave, Arlington MA.
10th Annual holiday exhibit of curated, affordable work
NOS artist participating: Amy McGregor-Radin

Nov. 19 Sun 10-3pm
Temple Isaiah Sisterhood Holiday Marketplace
55 Lincoln Street, Lexington, MA
More than 40 craftspeople will take part in the Holiday Marketplace at Temple Isaiah from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. The event benefits the temple’s Sisterhood.
NOS artist: Susan Tornheim

Through Nov. 30 weekdays 8am-8pm
Reception Nov. 29. 6-6:30pm
Reading the Face
City Hall Gallery, Newton City Hall 2nd Floor Hallway. 1000 Commonwealth Ave, Newton MA.
Join us for a reception for READING the FACE – enjoy refreshments and meet the artists! This absorbing show features 21 works by 3 NOS artists with a central interest in the face, working in oil paints, photography and, ceramics.
NOS artists participating: Jasmine Chen, Cassie Scheirer, Gregory Steinsieck.

Through Nov. 30
Poetic Expressions-Two Person Show
New Art Center Holwasser Gallery, 61 Washington Park, Newtonville.
The two painters in this exhibition both convey poetic insight into the ways we experience the world around us through making art.
NOS artist: Jeanne E. Gugino (with Meirav Zaks-Zilberman)

Dec. 1 Fri 5-9pm
SOWA First Friday
450 Harrison Ave. Boston.
The Artist Studios are open to the public every First Friday of the month year round, from 5 to 9 PM. It’s fun. It’s free. Ample parking available at $10 for the evening.
NOS artists: Deborah MacFail Studio 306, Will Kirkpatrick Studio 223 B, Sharon Schindler Studio 412 B.

Dec. 1-3 Fri, Sat, Sun, see website for times
Maynard ArtSpace Holiday Show
63 Summer Street, Maynard.
Juried arts and crafts fair with diverse unique offerings in a wonderful art center in Maynard. NOS artist Madeleine Hall-Arber is one of many artists in this show, and will be selling her creative but functional pottery, perfect for gifts (or keeping!).

Dec. 1 2017- Jan 1 2018
galleryblink, 1963 Massachusetts Ave. Lexington, MA.
A warm, welcoming exhibit in a "now you see it, now you don't" art gallery. 
NOS artist participating: Amy McGregor-Radin

Dec. 2 Sat 10am-5pm
2017 Newton Holiday Craft Fair
Newton City Hall, 1000 Commonwealth Ave., Newton.
Original art and craft pieces created by dozens of juried New England artisans just in time for the holiday season!
NOS artist: Hsu Design Studio.

Dec. 2-3 Sat-Sun 11am-5pm
Mother Brook Arts & Community Center Open Studios  
123 High St., Dedham
Mother Brook Arts & Community Center is a former elementary school in Dedham that now houses 35 artist studios and other arts organizations. The Open Studios showcases the resident artists and visiting artists and includes an exhibit of their work and demonstrations.
NOS artists: Susan Tornheim, Kendra Tornheim, Ellen Leader

Dec. 2-3 Sat-Sun 10am-5pm
Gorse Mill Holiday Open Studios
31 Thorpe Road, Needham.
Annual Holiday Open Studios at the Gorse Mill artists’ complex, with a concurrent historical exhibit on the life and work of Needham artists N.C. Wyeth in the Gorse Mill Gallery.
NOS artist: Susan Goldman

Dec. 2 2017 - Feb 16 2018
Reception Sat, Dec 2 from 5-7 p.m.
Arts Connect at Catamount Arts Juried Show
115 Eastern Ave. St. Johnsbury VT.
2017 marks the third year of the Arts Connect at Catamount Arts Juried Show, featuring new and exciting work by emerging and established artists.
NOS artist: Ellen Fisher

Dec. 3 Sun 10am-4pm
Snow date Dec. 10.
Celebrate Newton Holiday Craft Fair
Newton South High School, 140 Brandeis Rd. Newton Center.
Newton Community Education’s annual juried craft fair. Over 50 local artisans will be selling their work. Perfect for holiday shopping. MANY NOS artists will be exhibiting, including: Nancy Alimansky, hand-painted tiles, trivets, watercolors; Arlene Bandes, Zum Gail Gali Rubber Stamps; Betty Barrett Jewelry; Christina Beck, fine art; Lauren Berman Jewelry; Susan LeBlanc Brum , Hog Wild Pottery; Marsha Firestone , Fire Stone Clay Jewelry; Hetty Friedman Designs , woven goods; Kristi & Martha Furbush , Wear it Out! Jewelry; Theresa Harris , Jessi Arts; Michel L'Huillier Glass; Amy Lassman , ADAR Design clothing; Deborah MacFail Designs , jewelry; Claudia Morris Fine Art; J acqueline E Mosher jewelry; Ashley Procopio Jewelry; Sharon Schindler Photography; Yulia Shulman, Designed by Yuliya jewelry; Patricia Wellenkamp Jewelry; Dan Wiener Pottery Studios; Emily Williams , etheldora Fabric arts; Jennifer Yogel , Local Color Jewelry.

Through Dec. 3
Dancing without Borders:
A Pastel Exhibition by Shuk Susan Lee
The Boston Tango Society, 16 Bow St, 2nd floor, Somerville.
This show exhibits a series of world dancing paintings, including Tango, Flamenco, Belly Dance, Panamanian and Japanese Dances. The models are mostly local dancers that I have studied from. The goal is to weave my passion for dancing into pastel, to express my feelings for dances that I have performed and to tell little stories about them. 
NOS artist Shuk Susan Lee .

Dec. 7-10 Thur-Fri 4-8pm. Sat-Sun 10am-7pm.
Allston-Brighton Winter Market
224 Western Ave in Allston, MA.
Vendors of craft and artisan goods and fine art, plus live music, food, drinks, and art-making activities for all ages. All are welcome, no admission fee. Thursday and Friday will kick off the Market with two evenings of vendor sales. Howard Fineman . 
NOS artist Howard Fineman .

Dec. 8-9, Fri 6-8pm and Sat 11am-4pm.
Newton Art Association Holiday Sale
New Art Center, 61 Washington Park, Newton.
In Conjunction with the NAA 2017 James King Bonnar exhibition: Enjoy browsing a selection of work by local artists, priced at $200 or less, at the NAA Holiday Sale where you will find art for all the loved ones on your list.
NOS artists: Jean Aserkof, Paul Alie, Arlene Bandes, Betty Barrett, Susan Brum, Lynda Goldberg, Zeina Kahale. Debbie Kurlanski-Winer, Claudia Morris, Carole Slattery, Vartus Varadian, James Varnum.

Dec. 8 2017–Jan. 2 2018,  Reception Dec. 8 Fri 6-8pm
NAA Bonnar Exhibition
New Art Center, 61 Washington Park, Newton.
The Newton Art Association (NAA) and the New Art Center present the NAA 2017 James King Bonnar exhibition, showcasing the work of over eighty Newton artists in a variety of media. Join us as we celebrate the winners of this year’s Bonnar Awards.
NOS artists: Many.

Dec. 9 Sat 10am-3pm
Needham Winter Arts Festival
Powers Hall, inside of Needham Town Hall, 1471 Highland Avenue, Needham.
Needham’s third annual town-wide Winter Arts Festival and holiday marketplace.
NOS artist: Susan Goldman

Dec. 9 Sat 11am-4pm
Brooklyn Museum Trunk Show
200 Eastern Pkwy, Brooklyn, NY.
The Brooklyn Museum, in celebration of member's week, has invited Hetty Friedman Designs (handwoven wearables) and Lisa Monahan Metalworks (jewelry) - both local Newton artists- to do a trunk show in their museum shop
NOS artists: Hetty Friedman, Lisa Monahan

Through Dec. 10  9am - 4pm Weekdays
Beyond the Tangible
LabCentral, Inc. 700 North, Main Street, Cambridge.
"Beyond the Tangible" is an inaugural two-person exhibit in LabCentral's newly designed biotech space and gallery (Gallery 1832). LabCentral provides laboratory and research space for growing biotech companies and, believes that art and science are both creative processes that can mutually influence each other positively.
NOS artist: Ingrid Scheibler (with Nedret Andre)
Dec. 12 2017 - Jan. 2 2018 Weekdays 8am-8pm
Reception Dec. 12 4-7pm
Hank Kearsley: Black West
City Hall Gallery, Newton City Hall 2nd Floor Hallway. 1000 Commonwealth Ave, Newton MA.
See works from Kearsley's Black West series, related works from his "Slavery" series, and western landscapes. All are welcome to the reception: December 12, 4-7pm.
NOS artist: Hank Kearsley

Dec. 16-17 Sat-Sun 10am-5pm
Mistletoe Arts Fair
42 Brattle Street, Cambridge.
Annual juried holiday gift marketplace (formerly known as the Holly Fair) at the Cambridge Center for Adult Education.
NOS artists: Susan Goldman, Lisa Blacher, Heather Kidson.

Dec. 18 2017- Jan 26 2018 Mon- Thurs 10am-9pm, Fri-Sat 10am 6pm, Sun 12pm - 6pm
Reception Jan 9, 6:30-8:30pm
NewTV Gallery, 23 Needham St, Newton MA (Entrance at top of Easy St, next to National Lumber).
Newton Open Studios artists present paintings, photographs and watercolors on the theme of Landscape. Through these media the artists craft works ranging from abstract to realist to surreal, from contemplative to breathless energy.
NOS artists: Many – See artist list at:

Jan. 9- Feb 23 2018 Weekdays 8am-8pm
Reception TBA
NOS Winter Juried Show
City Hall Gallery, Newton City Hall 2nd Floor Hallway. 1000 Commonwealth Ave, Newton MA.
Call for Artist: submission deadline Nov. 30.
Qualified Artists: Any artist who lives in Newton, works here, attends art classes here or belongs to a Newton art organization. Submit up to three works created within the last five years. Work must be able to hang on a wall, projecting less than 7" from the wall, and weigh less than 20 lb, and no more than 48x60". Work must have a secure wire for hanging.
Our jurors this year are the directors of ROOM 83 Spring gallery, Ellen Wineberg and Cathleen Daley.
NOS artists: Many

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