Abide features the work of sixteen local professional and semi-professional, working artists. The installation illuminates the important role of art in helping individuals and communities endure the COVID-19 pandemic. The work showcased here demonstrates the importance of supporting artists, now more than ever, as their livelihood is threatened by the crisis. Click Here To Learn […]
The ShenArts community might not currently be able to gather to experience works of art, but local art is still thriving. Our member artists are hard at work creating during these unprecedented times, many doing their part to offer beauty, understanding, and escape for all of us through their artwork. ShenArts hopes to help fill a void that social distancing has created by offering the opportunity to participate virtually in exhibitions, sell their work via our website, and interact with our community directly. Now more than ever the need to explore and express through art has a great impact on us all, and those who create these works need our support to manage these unusual times until we can once again be together.
ArtScape 11: Now–October 18, 2020 This display presents paintings, photographs, sculpture, and mixed-media works that were selected to be reproduced on banners for Old Town Winchester’s outdoor Artscape program. For the past 11 years, ArtScape has transformed Winchester’s Old Town walking mall into an outdoor art gallery. ArtScape 11 is organized by ShenArts in collaboration with […]
Art has long played a vital part in social movements, and the role of the artist can range from documentarian of these moments to active participant. Art offers a way to express what can otherwise be difficult to convey and provides a powerful illumination of society that can inspire discourse and change. This exhibition presents […]
This exhibition explores artworks created by artists across many mediums which embrace the element of water. Showcasing 40 works by individual artists, the images seen here urge the viewer to consider the various perspectives and characteristics of water, its many forms, and our relationship with it. Featured Artists: Nathan Altier, Mary Margaret Barbe, Isabelle Bateman, […]