UPCOMING EVENTS

Exhibitions
Elizabeth Keithline: (The Air) As It Moves
May 24 – September 12
UMass Dartmouth University Art Gallery

A site-specific installation by Elizabeth Keithline at the UMass Dartmouth University Art Gallery.

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Exhibitions
Spencer Finch
May 24 – September 12
Gallery 224, UMassD CVPA Star Store

Select works by contemporary artist Spencer Finch.

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Exhibitions
Buttonwood Park Zoo presents Sculpture by Chuck Hauck
June 1 – September 30
Buttonwood Park Zoo

The zoo will feature wind activated whimsical mobiles throughout the zoo by New Bedford artist, Chuck Hauk of Gallery X. …

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Exhibitions
Whirlwind of Art
June 13 – September 19
Seaport Art Walk

Seaport Cultural District Art Walk presents a selection of wind inspired sculptures created by BCC & UMassD undergraduate students. Join …

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Screenings
Mayor Mitchell’s Summer Movie Series
June 26 – 11:59 pm
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center

An annual tradition! New Bedford Mayor Jon Mitchell will sponsor special film screenings this summer, where movie-lovers can get the …

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Screenings
Movies on the Big Screen: Up!
June 26 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center

Where can the wind take you? The Zeiterion and DATMA team up to screen this delightful hero’s journey that’s funny, …

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Exhibitions
Kick Off Party: Silver Current
June 29 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Custom House Square

Opening reception for the site-specific Skynet installation, Silver Current, in Custom House Square.

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Exhibitions
Behind Poetic Kinetics, opening reception
June 29 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Co-Creative Center

Get a behind the scenes look at an artists process and experience artwork seen around the world created by Patrick …

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Exhibitions
Silver Current
July 1 – September 30
Custom House Square

Patrick Shearn, of Poetic Kinetics, will reveal a site-specific Skynet installation in Custom House Square—dramatically revealing the coastal wind currents …

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Exhibitions
Behind Poetic Kinetics
July 1 – September 30
Co-Creative Center

Get a behind the scenes look at an artist’s process and experience artwork seen around the world created by Patrick …

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Exhibitions
De Wind is Op! The Dutch under Sail in the Golden Age
July 2 – December 31
New Bedford Whaling Museum

The New Bedford Whaling Museum (NBWM) will explore our extraordinary collections of Golden Age Dutch and Flemish paintings through a …

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Happenings
New Bedford Folk Festival
July 6 @ 11:00 am – 9:00 pm
Downtown New Bedford

New Bedford’s historic Zeiterion Theatre presents a weekend of contemporary and traditional folk music, food, and festivities!

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Exhibitions
Some Things We Do Together
July 11 – October 11
New Bedford Art Museum

Multimedia artists Megan and Murray McMillan are teaming up with NBAM/ArtWorks! to create sculptures that will engage and delight museum visitors …

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Talks & Workshops
Building Blocks Workshop
July 11 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Nativity Preparatory School

Hosted by architect and designer Stephen Schwartz, 25 families will build LEGO windmills to learn about wind energy and wind …

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Talks & Workshops
Building Blocks Workshop
July 11 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Nativity Preparatory School

Hosted by architect and designer Stephen Schwartz, 25 families will build LEGO windmills to learn about wind energy and wind …

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Talks & Workshops
Wind-Propelled Art Workshop
July 12 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Rotch-Jones-Duff House & Garden Museum

A drop-in workshop to create wind-propelled lawn or tree ornaments that will be exhibited at Rotch-Jones-Duff House and Garden Museum.

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Talks & Workshops
Wind-Propelled Art Workshop
July 13 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Rotch-Jones-Duff House & Garden Museum

A drop-in workshop to create wind-propelled lawn or tree ornaments that will be exhibited at Rotch-Jones-Duff House and Garden Museum.

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Happenings
Family Day
July 14 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Rotch-Jones-Duff House & Garden Museum

Enjoy a day in the RJD gardens! Participate in children’s crafts, cool off with a lemonade, and see wind-propelled artworks …

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Talks & Workshops
New Bedford Science Cafe
July 16 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Greasy Luck Brewpub

John Rogers, senior energy analyst at the Union of Concerned Scientists, will discuss plans in progress for offshore wind farms …

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Happenings
New Bedford Kite Festival
July 27 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Fort Taber State Park

Don’t miss this free family event inviting both first time flyers and the best stunt kite flyers to New Bedford’s …

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Talks & Workshops
Sustainability on the Ocean
August 1 – 11:59 pm
Seamen’s Bethel

An evening lecture featuring a discussion on sustainability practices in sailing relating to the Community Boating Center’s mission of ocean …

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Talks & Workshops
Building Blocks Workshop
August 8 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Nativity Preparatory School

Hosted by architect and designer Stephen Schwartz, 25 families will build LEGO windmills to learn about wind energy and wind …

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Happenings
AHA! Night, Wind & Water
August 8 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Downtown New Bedford

There’s something for everyone at AHA Night! Visit downtown New Bedford’s museums, galleries, arts organizations, merchants, and restaurants.

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Happenings
Overhead Arts Performance
August 8 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Custom House Square

Overhead Arts will present student performances featuring trapeze, stilt walkers, juggling, & more.

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Talks & Workshops
Building Blocks Workshop
August 8 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Nativity Preparatory School

Hosted by architect and designer Stephen Schwartz, 25 families will build LEGO windmills to learn about wind energy and wind …

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Screenings
Leaning Into the Wind – Andy Goldsworthy
August 10 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Custom House Square

Outdoor screening at Custom House Square, presented by the SouthCoast Film Forum.

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Exhibitions
Winds of Change
August 17 – August 17
Superflat Wall

The outdoor mural, “Winds of Change”, will be revealed on the Superflat Wall at the Corner of Williams Street and …

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Exhibitions
Closing Reception: (The Air) As It Moves
September 12 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
UMass Dartmouth University Art Gallery

Closing reception for a site-specific installation by Elizabeth Keithline. Part of AHA Night festivities.

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Talks & Workshops
Wind & Weather Impacts on Historic Coastal Properties
September 19 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Seamen’s Bethel

The Newport Restoration Foundation (NRF) and WHALE team up to discuss efforts to preserve architecture by the sea.

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Talks & Workshops
The Public Art You Dare to Create
September 27 – 11:59 pm

To participate, you must be a student at the following schools: OSS & Tabor Academy. A full day workshop for …

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