Massachusetts’ art and craft galleries are as eclectic as the art itself. Boston’s SOWA district (South of Washington Street) is packed with galleries, artist studios, restaurants, and cafes. Catch the buzz at SOWA’s First Fridays when dozens of galleries swing open their doors.

The Massachusetts College of Art & Design is the nation’s first independent public art school. MassArt’s seven gallery spaces showcase work by internationally acclaimed artists and designers as well as emerging artists. The galleries also routinely feature work by MassArt students, faculty, staff, and alumni.

 MCLA Gallery 51, run by the Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts in North Adams, presents work from a wide range of emerging and mid-career contemporary artists. Just down the street, of course, is the Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art. Located on the campus of Phillips Academy, the Addison Gallery of American Art presents approximately twelve shows a year, both from its extensive collection of American art, and major traveling exhibitions.

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  • Adam Peck Gallery

    Provincetown

    Adam Peck seeks the iconic image in his paintings and sculpture. He pares it down to only what is necessary... more

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  • Addison Gallery of American Art

    Andover

    Home to one of the most comprehensive collections of American art in the world, the Addison Gallery of American Art... more

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  • Albert Merola Gallery

    Provincetown

    Since 1988 Albert Merola Gallery has been representing the finest in contemporary and historically significant Provincetown related art. Fine artist prints... more

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  • Alpha Gallery

    Boston

    Fine art gallery specializing in contemporary art and 20th century masters more

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  • the ART Drive

    South Dartmouth

    Annual art exhibit on a scenic route through the Massachusetts Southcoast towns of Dartmouth and Westport. more

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  • Artist Exposure Gallery

    Plymouth

    Renowned Multi-Media Artist R. Cartier Perry Launches World Exhibition Tour from Plymouth Austrian crystals capture light, add dimension to painting... more

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  • ArtWorks!

    New Bedford

    Two galleries, a retail artists' market featuring work of local artists and craftspeople, and community arts center. ArtWorks! offers an... more

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  • Axelle Fine Arts

    Boston

    Axelle Fine Arts Galerie was established in 1993 in the SoHo neighborhood of New York City. In addition to this original... more

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  • Back Bay Events Center

    Boston

    One venue, infinite possibilities. That's the newly renovated and restored Back Bay Events Center. Home of the John Hancock Hall &... more

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  • Barbara Krakow Gallery

    Boston

    Barbara Krakow Gallery, established in 1963, shows Minimal and Conceptually-based art in all media, with regular exhibitions from September through July more

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  • Berkshire Art Gallery

    Great Barrington

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  • Boston Sculptors Gallery

    Boston

    Boston Sculptors Gallery hosts two concurrent solo shows every month presenting the works of it 34 members through a two-year cycle... more

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  • Brenda L Bechtel Brookside Fine Art Studio and Gallery

    West Barnstable

    Fine Art Gallery and Studio at the residence of Artist & Illustrator, Brenda L Bechtel, multi-faceted, award winning creator in... more

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  • Bridge Gallery, LLC

    Newburyport

    Vibrant cooperative of local and regional artists featuring landscapes, still life, abstracts and photography. more

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  • BRILL GALLERY

    North Adams

    The BRILL GALLERY is located in the historic Eclipse Mill near MASS MoCA. The Gallery displays for sale Sculpture, Paintings... more

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  • Brush Gallery and Artists' Studios

    Lowell

    The Brush Gallery and Artists' Studios have been in the heart of Lowell's arts district for 30 years. Come enjoy regional... more

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  • BrydenArt.com

    Dennisport

    acrylic paintings of landscapes, seascapes, and more more

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  • BSA Space

    Boston

    BSA Space hosts exhibits on design and architecture, architectural cruises and walking tours, and other programs and events that foster... more

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  • Cavalier Galleries, Inc.

    Nantucket

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  • Chatham Art Gallery

    Chatham

    For more than 20 years, Chatham Art Gallery has exhibited the works of Cape Cod artists. Presently the gallery is showing... more

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