View the new 188-page AAN art book Born From A Hurricane (here). (Buy here).

Map to AAN’s 75th Anniversary Town Locations (here). Browse our 2019-2020 Yearbook (here).

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.

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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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    10×10 Open

    Cecelia Joyce & Seward Johnson Gallery
    Our extremely popular show of 10x10 inch paintings…open to the public starting September 4, 2020. Last day: Sept. 19. AAN gallery at 19 Washington Street. Hours: 10-5 p.m., Tuesday through Saturday. AND CHECK OUT our online version of extra 10x10s not at our gallery: HERE
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    Wet Paint 2020

    Preview at Bartlett's Farm
    Wet Paint 2020 will be featured as an online auction October 11-14, with artworks from 70+ AAN artists, combined with a live preview component at Bartlett's Farm on October 11. For information call (508) 228-0722.