• Cecelia Joyce & Seward Johnson
  • Classes & Workshops for Adults
  • Spring Sweep Silent Auction
  • Plein Air Nantucket & Chase Awards
  • Classes & Free Workshops for Kids
  • Permanent Collection & History
  • Benefit Art Auction & Gala
  • Artist / Patron Awards
  • Master Artist Demonstrations
  • Student Mentorship
  • Emerging Artists Exhibition
  • Sidewalk Art Shows
  • Annual Wet Paint Auction & Dinner

Featured Events

Friday, March 13, 2015

Movies Give bACK

7:30 p.m.
The Nantucket Dreamland Foundation is hosting Movies Give bACK in support of AAN. The NDF will donate $1.50 of every ticket sold to the evening's screening to AAN. Please join us and support two great non-profits. Movie to be announced soon!

Friday, April 03, 2015

Spring Sweep Opening Cocktail Preview

Join us for an opening night party and preview of Spring Sweep Silent Auction • 6:00-8:00 p.m.

Saturday, April 04, 2015

Spring Sweep Silent Auction

A one-day silent auction fundraising event featuring great deals on great art • 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Final bids at 4 pm. 19 Washington Street.

Welcome to the Artists Association of Nantucket

AAN sustains and enriches the visual arts on Nantucket. Established by a small group of island artists in 1945, the AAN continues to build on the success of its gallery, arts program, and permanent collection of Nantucket art, ensuring its essential place in the Nantucket community now and in the future.

Join us! Become a member, take an art class, and visit the Cecelia Joyce & Seward Johnson Gallery. Your support and commitment helps to inspire the island's artists and keep AAN a vital part of the Nantucket community.

Browse our 2015 Calendar of Events.

Learn about our 2015 PC Exhibition.

Art For Heart's Sake 2015

Click on the image to view a small sample of art still available from the February 2015 show. To purchase call 508-228-0294.

Artist / Patron Awards

Click on the picture to browse our awards history, including the recent recipients.

Permanent Collection 2015

Click on the picture to view recent acquisitions to the Permanent Collection.


11 Centre Street
Sherburne Hall (temporary)
Telephone: 508 228 2429
Fax: 508 228 9700


19 Washington Street
Telephone: 508 228 0294
AAN Office: 508 228 0722
Fax: 508 228 9700

Mailing Address:

Artists Association of Nantucket
P.O. Box 1104, Nantucket MA 02554

    Our Sponsors

  • Massachusetts Cultural Council
  • Nantucket Golf Club Foundation