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South Shore Art Center follows the lead of the Cohasset Public Schools when making decisions regarding inclement weather closings. To find out if we’re open during a storm, please check the following resources: or If Cohasset Public Schools are closed, so will the Art Center be. Please note: this only applies for weather-related school closings.

SUMMER 2019 PDF (Click to Download)



May 24 – Jul 14       Bancroft Gallery: Faculty Artist Showcase
                                    Opening Reception: Thursday, May 30, 6-8pm
                                    Dillon Gallery: Gallery Artist Showcase
                                    Manning Lobby Feature: Marcia Ballou, Artist in Residence


Jun 13                   VIP Festival Preview Party
                                Thursday, June 13, 2019, 6:30 pm

Jun 14–16                   64th Annual Arts Festival


                                    JURIED SHOW JURORS (This show is juried by Actual Work)
                                    William Houser, Art Gallery Director & Curator, James Library & Center for the Arts,

                                    Kate James, Executive Director, Concord Center for the Visual Arts, Concord
                                    Cindy Vallino, Director, Focus Gallery, Chatham


                                    MEMBERS/YOUNG ARTISTS SHOW JUDGE

                                    Christina Godfrey, Director of Contemporary & Corporate Art, Sunne Savage Gallery.



                                    Click here to download the PDF prospectus.

Jun 15                   BIG INK Arts Festival Printing Event (for more information, download the pdf)
                                    A One Day event Printing your woodcuts up to 40” x 96” in size!
                                    Saturday, June 15, 10–5 on the Common

                                $315/per person • Limited to 12 participants (Click here to sign up)


Jul 25 – Aug 25          Bancroft & Dillon Galleries: Blue Ribbon Members’ Show
                                   Opening Reception: Thursday, July 25, 6-8pm


Sep 12 – Nov 3           Bancroft Gallery: Coastal Printmakers, organized by Deanne Noiseux and
                                    Nancy Connolly
                                    Opening Reception: Thursday, September 12, 6-8pm  
                                    Dillon Gallery: Jeanne Wiley & Ann Conte

Nov 7 – Dec 20           Bancroft Gallery: Simple Pleasures, National Juried Show.  juror Jen Mergel, is Vice                                    President, Programs,  and Founding Director, Curatorial Network Accelerator BOSTON

                                   ENTRY DEADLINE: Sunday OCTOBER 6, 2019, Click here to Enter via Smarter Entry

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                                   Opening Reception: Thursday, November 7, 6-8pm  
                                    Dillon Gallery: Gallery Artist Small Works

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Paul Pratt Memorial Library (Click here for a link to the library)
35 Ripley Road. Cohasset, MA

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South Shore Music Circus Gallery & Robert and Dorothy Palmer Gallery (Click here for Conservatory link)
at South Shore Conservatory, One Conservatory Drive Hingham, MA