The Heart of Boston's Art Scene! (SoWa: South of Washington St)


  • First Friday Open Studios 2021:
    Some artists are now open for First Fridays!
    To check a specific artist, please, you can get to their websites through our artists directory: SoWa Artists

    The SoWa Artists Guild follows all recommended CDC and state COVID 19 safety protocols.

    August 6, 5-9 pm.
    September 3
    October 1
    November 5
    December 3


    photo by Evan Eggers














  • Many artists are open every Sunday! 

    A Monthly Event…all year long

    Celebrate and explore Boston’s most vibrant arts community the 2nd Sunday of every month.
    Artists at 450 Harrison Ave will open their studios from 11-4 welcoming the public to purchase art directly from the artists.

    Dates for 2021
    August 8
    September 12
    October 10
    November 14
    December 12
  • Heather Buechler

    •  USEA group show, May 1-Aug. 1, BU Medical School board room.

    Mark Peterson

    Beverly Rippel

    •  {ON}now, April 30- August 2.  Online exhibition at the Center for Maine Contemporary Art (CMCA), Rockland, Maine, curated by Valeria Missalina Bembray, the Curatorial Fellow at SPACE GALLERY , Portland, Maine. This exhibition showcases curated ‘pairs’ of works of artists with ties to Maine.

    Paul Pedulla

    •  Featured artist, July 22 – August 4, reception Sat., July 24, 6:00-8:00pm, AMZehnder Gallery, 25 Bank St. No. 3, Wellfleet. New works by artist.

    Sharon Schindler

    • Past and Present, July – September, Moakley Courthouse, HarborPark Gallery, Collections of Sharon Schindler Photography. Open to the Public M-F.

    Mark Younkle

    Katherine Downey Miller

    • Reflection, curated by Christine Palamidessi, May-October, virtual opening on the website:, open to the public, depending on Covid. ClipArt Gallery, 65 Lewis Street, East Boston. Three person exhibit with artists, Katherine Downey Miller, Jeannie Motherwell and Wendy Prellwitz

    Adriana G. Prat

    Charyl Weissbach

    • SEAChange: Meditations on Sustainability, June 15- October 31, Highfield Hall & Gardens Cultural Center, Falmouth.  Over 100 works by four artists; Debra Claffey, Patricia Gerkin, Donna Hamil Talman, and Charyl Weissbach, working in the encaustic medium raising awareness of current issues in society and the environment.
  • Stephen Silver

    • L’Attitude Gallery – 460-C Harrison Ave – Boston. Stephen Silver’s work is featured at L’Attitude Gallery at 211 Newbury Street, Boston MA 02116.
    • Gallery Z: Stephen Silver’s work is now being displayed at Gallery Z, 259 Atwells Ave. Providence, RI 02903. 401-454-8844.
    • Thanassi Gallery – Provincetown, MA Stephen Silver’s work is now featured at Thanassi Gallery, 234 Commercial Street, Provincetown, MA 02657. 508-487-0233
    • Gallery by NOA at the Groton Inn, 128 Main Street, Groton, MA 01450

    Debby Krim

    • Jule’s Place – 1200 Washington St  Boston, MA 02118, (617) 542-2044
    • Lanoue Fine Art -125 Newbury Street in Boston’s Back Bay, Lanoue Fine Art

    Charyl Weissbach

    • L’Attitude Gallery – Charyl Weissbach’s work is featured at L’Attitude Gallery, 460-C Harrison Ave – Boston, MA 02116, 617.927.4400
    • Art 3 Gallery – Charyl Weissbach’s work is featured at Art 3 Gallery, 44 West Brook Street, Manchester, NH 03101, 800.668.9983 See
    • Buchanan Gallery – Charyl Weissbach’s work is featured at Buchanan Gallery, 220 25th Street, Galveston Island, TX 77550, 409.763.8683

    Brian Murphy

    • All Summer at Aquatro Gallery,77 Rocky Neck Ave, Gloucester, MA, Madfish Wharf, Wednesday-Monday from Noon to eight. Wire sculpture with water themes
    • All Summer at Cuckle Button Gallery, Perkins Cove, Ogunquit, MA, Wire Sculpture and oil paintings,Tuesday- Sunday 12-8

    Paul Pedulla