We have a Calendar with all the member events. Add SOS events to your iCal or google calendar.
For participating artists, please update the information (locations, name and short decriptions) that need to go into the printed map books by Monday Feb 18thLogin and update.
Registration is Closed, and preparations for SOS are shifting to high gear. .
Join us for disussion on Themes, Trolley, Mapbooks, and all other things SOS.
Wed, February 20th• 6:30 to 8:30 pm
Location: Mad Oyster Studios, 2 Bradley street, Somerville
Google Map Link.
Monday, February 25th, 6:30 pm
Location: Somerville Central Library auditorium, 79 Highland Ave
The SOS Event Committee is seeking work to be used for the Map Guide cover, poster and postcard. It must evoke our 2019 theme of The Soul of the City. There will be a single stipend of $500 if submitted artwork is selected for use.Guidelines:
Please submit and/or If you have any questions please email: email@example.com
“During my 30 years at Americans for the Arts, I have had the great privilege to visit and
learn about a different community nearly every week. While they differ vastly from one another,
there is one common strength I have observed: the arts have made a profound impact on the
health of each community.”
- Robert L. Lynch, President, Americans for the Arts
“Art is an effort to create, beside the real world, a more humane world.”
- Andre Maurois, French Author
“Variety of form and brilliancy of color in the object presented to patients are an actual means of recovery.”
- Florence Nightingale
“Art is a wound turned into light.”
- Georges Braque
"Every person who wants to live in Somerville should be able to live in Somerville.
Every person. Our diversity is at the very heart of who we are as a community.
It is our soul. We cannot lose it. We will not lose it."
- Mayor Curtatone
Somerville Open Studios is being run as commitees this year. Come to an organizational meeting or
As an organization that is above all else about bringing artists together and building community, we need your help, insight and, most importantly, your enthusiasm to forge the future of SOS. What do you want SOS 2019 to be? What would you like to improve? We want to hear from you! Email us at...
The Friend Smithsonian Museum is an outdoor exhibit in the front yard of Martha Friend's house at 135 Highland Avenue, featuring a rotating set of artists. The current exhibit is "Your handbag should always match your shoes." and other dumb fashion rules, by Martha Friend.
I Read the News Today, Oh Boy, featuring art by Gary Duehr, Chantal Zakari, and Linda Bond. At Brickbottom Gallery, One Fitchburg Street,
Thursdays-Saturdays, 12-5 pm, March 7 - April 6.
Opening reception: Sunday, March 10, 5-7 pm
Miller Street Open Studios, 11 Miller Street (near Beacon Street Star Market), April 5-7.
If you know of a current or upcoming art exhibit in Somerville that isn't listed here, please send e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org .