There’s always something fun and creative happening at NBAM/ArtWorks! Check back often for gallery related events such as artist talks, performances, video/film screenings, discussions and much more!



3/29, 6-8pm, Free
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LGBTQ Film series: 3 Generations

3/24, 1 – 4 pm, Free at New Bedford Whaling Museum
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4/11, 6-8 pm, Free
A South Coast Look into The White House Photographs by Pete Souza Public Reception.
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Lunchtime Gallery Talk
4/17, 12-12: 30 pm free with Museum admission

April School Vacation Family Film Screening
4/17, 2-3:30 pm

Wrapping the spirit workshop
4/18,  6 – 8pm
$10 per person + $20 fee for wrap
Wine and light refreshments will be served.

4/27 Art Making Activity


LGBTQ Film Series: Pariah
4/28, 1 – 4pm at New Bedford Whaling Museum
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Practice Best Practice
5/2, 5:30-7pm, at S&G Gallery, Free


Meet the Artist + Gallery Talk Teen Artist Internship Program
5/5, 2-3pm free with Museum admission

Working for Hope and Change
AHA! 5/9, 6-8pm
New Bedford Historical Society Presents Working for Hope and Change: Poetry Night

Lunchtime Gallery Talk

5/15, 12-12: 30 pm free with Museum admission

Film Screening
5/16, 2-3:30 pm

Throwing Shade: Performance and Photo Slam
5/23, 6-8 pm

Film Screening
6/8, 2-3:30 pm

Opening Receptions
AHA! 6/13, 6-8 pm
Vanessa Irzyk and Johannes DeYoung Opening Receptions

Madeira Tasting + Tour
6/14, 6 – 7:30 pm
$25 per person (NBAM/ArtWorks! Members save 10%)
Enjoy Portuguese wine and food pairings. Must be 21+
Family Film Screening
6/15, 2-3:30 pm

Family Photos
6/16, TBA

Some Things We Do Together

Works by Megan & Murray McMillan
AHA! 7/11, 6-8 pm, Free Opening Reception

Garden Party
7/12, 6-9 pm

Lunchtime Gallery Talk
7/17, 12-12:30 pm, Free with Museum admission

8/8, TBA

Creative Courts Block Party!
8/9, 11am-2pm
at Claskey Common Park

Lunchtime Gallery Talk
8/21, 12-12: 30 pm, Free with Museum admission

Opening receptions
AHA! 9/12, 6-8 pm, Free
Roy Rossow & Art Ballelli and Two-Timer Opening receptions

Lunchtime Gallery Talk
9/18, 12-12:30pm free with Museum admission


10/10, TBA

Lunchtime Gallery Talk
10/16, 12-12:30pm free with Museum admission

Holiday Party
12/6, 6-9 pm