Events

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


 
NEW BEDFORD’S 2ND ANNUAL WEEKEND OF WOMEN

Women’s March, film screenings, and activities
1/18-20/2019
1/19, at NBAM/AW! Guest speakers Laurie Santos from Yale University and Miss New Bedford, Meighread Dandeneau.


THE GENIUS OF MARIAN
1/24, 5:30 – 7:30 PM, FREE
Snow date, 1/31.
We have partnered with Community Nurse Home Care this November to bring the SouthCoast a special screening of the award-winning PBS documentary, The Genius of Marian, an intimate look at one family’s journey with Alzheimer’s. Together we will be hosting a screening of the film and panel discussion at the Museum.

ACADEMY AWARD WINNING FILM MOONLIGHT IN NEW BEDFORD
1/27, 1 PM – 4 PM, FREE
New Bedford Whaling Museum
(18 Johnny Cake Hill)
New Bedford LGBTQ Film Series presents Moonlight, a look at three defining chapters in the life of Chiron, a young, LGBTQ, black man growing up in Miami. His epic journey to manhood is guided by the kindness, support and love of the community that helps raise him.

WHISKEY AND WHISKERS: PRIVATE TASTING + TOUR
2/15, 6 – 7:30 PM
$20/person – NBAM Members get 10% off per ticket | ages 21+
Featuring an insightful private tour of Who Saved Who? with Curator Jamie Uretsky and our friends from Dirty Water Distillery. Enjoy pairings of whiskey and delicious treats delight your palette while they share behind-the-scenes tidbits. Join us for an evening out with that someone special (makes a great Valentine’s gift).

Pets and Popcorn
2/20, 2-3:30 PM, free with registration
2/23, 11-12:30 PM, free with registration
NBAM/ArtWorks!  and New Bedford Free Public Library presents two very special, free, family events. Join us for popcorn, pet-themed crafts, movies, and a pop-up library with a variety of books about animals.

The Secret Life of Pets
2/20, 2-3:30 PM, free with registration
Click here to register for The Secret Life of Pets

Cats & Dogs
2/23, 11-12:30 PM, free with registration
Click here to register for Cats & Dogs


New Bedford Art Museum/ArtWorks! reaches out to the following communities and beyond to engage a diverse audience, offer exemplary educational programming and provide a vibrant center for the arts: New Bedford, Marion, Mattapoisett, Dartmouth, Westport, Rochester, Wareham, Acushnet, Freetown, Berkley, Swansea, Fall River, Bristol, Newport, and Providence.