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


  • The first Friday of every month, over 80 artists open to the public.

    First Friday Open Studios 2020:
    March 6, 5-9pm
    April 3, 5-9pm
    May 1, 5-9pm
    June 5, 5-9pm
    July 3, 5-9pm
    August 7, 5-9pm
    September 4, 5-9pm
    October 2, 5-9pm
    November 6, 5-9pm
    December 4, 5-9pm

    photo by Evan Eggers


    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 2020
    March 8
    April 12
    May 10
    June 14
    July 12
    August 9
    September 13
    October 11
    November 8
    December 13









    Special Offers:

    Brian Murphy: 20 percent off all items
    Debby Krim: 10 % off Fine Art Jewelry, fusion foto blocs® and DKArt Scarves!
    Ted Prato: I have some scenes of the desert Southwest.  20% off all photos.
    Cynthia Chapman: ‘‘Tis the season!” Enjoy mystery boxes, gift sets and complimentary gift wrap!
    Marcia Crumley: Free shipping anywhere in continental US, on any size painting.
    Heather Buechler: New collection of 20 small paintings perfect for holiday gifts! Free gift wrapping!
    Nadia Parsons: Buy 2 paintings get the second one 20% off!
    Paul Pedulla: Take 10% off on all original paintings.
    Marie Anthony: Enjoy promotional prices on entire stock of oil paintings and works on paper.

    Tom Stocker

    • Members Prize Show, Cambridge Art Association, 50 Lowell St. Cambridge, February 11- March 13.  Opening reception February 13, 6-8 pm.  Juror Jessica Roscio, curator Danforth Art Museum..

    Beverly Rippel

    • Lust After, February 5 – March 1.   Reception is First Friday, Feb. 7 from 5-8 p.m. at Fountain Street Fine Art, 460 Harrison Ave, Boston. ( FSFA Director Marie Craig selected 32 artists from the MA Chapter of The National Association of Women Artists/ NYC  for this regional exhibit. Beverly’s piece, “Slide-In”,  is from her Water Pistols And Cap Gun Series which has been ongoing since 1992.

    Fr. John Predmore, S.J.

    • The Ignatian Artist’s Retreat, Saturday, February 15 from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Location: Campion Center, 319 Concord Road, Weston.  A day of prayer guided by art and creativity exercises.


  • 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
    • Calvin Charles Gallery, 4201 North Marshall Way , Scottsdale , AZ 85251 is one of the premier contemporary galleries located in the center of the Scottsdale arts district. The gallery represents internationally known artists from around the world and is featuring works by Stephen Silver. Through Calvin Charles, Silver’s work is also on display at the Sanctuary on Camelback Resort and Spa. See

    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