The mission of the Artists Association of Nantucket is to foster the visual arts on Nantucket.
We create a vibrant arts community by promoting, supporting and encouraging the work of Nantucket artists,
providing educational programs in the arts, and preserving the legacy of Nantucket artists.

Holiday Works Online, 11/16 thru 12/30 at this online link.

Faculty Holiday Showcase & Sale, at 24 Amelia Drive, 11/13 thru 12/30, weekdays 9-5 pm.

Great Gift – 188-page AAN book Born From A Hurricane, profiled on Youtube (here). (Buy here).

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75th Anniversary

Celebrating three quarters of a century in the Arts. View a sampler from our 75th Anniversary Acquisition Project.
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Buy Art

Become a Nantucket art collector. See the changing exhibitions at the AAN’s downtown gallery or browse through other online opportunities.
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Take a Class

Sign up today for classes, workshops, and camps for adults and children at the Visual Arts Center and check out opportunities for Artists-in-Residencies, studio rentals, parties, and more.
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View the Collection

Spend time with the AAN’s fascinating Permanent Collection with works from the art colony days of the 1920s through to contemporary Nantucket art.
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Who We Are

Connect with the AAN’s long tradition of fostering the visual arts on Nantucket. Meet the AAN staff and board of directors.
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Special Events

Jump into AAN’s dynamic array of special events throughout the year and engage with Nantucket’s vibrant arts colony.

Calendar of Events

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    George C. Thomas

    View a tribute and career over view here
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    Faculty Holiday Showcase & Sale

    Check out the fabulous art at our Faculty Holiday Showcase & Sale, at 24 Amelia Drive, 11/13 thru 12/30, weekdays 9-5 pm.
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    Holiday Small Works 2020

    19 Washington Street
    Opening to the public on Nov. 27, and ending Dec. 23. Hours: 10- 5 pm, Tuesday-Saturday.