Welcome to the Blackstone Valley Art Association webpage! We have been supporting arts in the Blackstone Valley since 1957. Our main gallery is in Uxbridge; we sponsor numerous shows, events, and workshops throughout the year. This website provides hundreds of pages on local art shows, art events, field trips, workshops, museum visits, and much, much more. We even have a lending library. Feel free to contact us with any questions!
Gallery and Upcoming Events
Sat Dec 14 – Betty Havens Pet Portraits and Open Paint 10-3
Tue Dec 17 – Annual Holiday Party at Willow Brook Restaurant 6-9
Thu Jan 9 – “Winter Magic” show Milford TV Drop-off 6-8
Sat Jan 18 – Ella Delyanis Pastel Workshop 10-3 (Northbridge)
Latest Blog UpdateFirefly Gallery Uxbridge Closing
Sad news. The Firefly Art Gallery in Uxbridge MA is closing as of Saturday, December 14th, 2019.
The final days are:
Wednesday and Thursday, 10-6
Friday and Saturday 10-5.
Everything is being sold. All art, all display units, all furniture, everything.
Please spread the word. Please stop by and say goodbye. The Firefly Gallery was a wonderful community support and we will be very sad to see it go.
About the BVAA
Since its inception in 1957, the Blackstone Valley Art Association has been dedicated to the advancement of the arts and preservation of the finest artistic traditions by means of exhibitions, classes, lectures, and other activities favorable to artistic expression, and to the development of friendly exchanges amongst artists and those interested in the arts.
Meetings & Events
We meet at the BVAA Open Sky Uxbridge Community Art Gallery at 5 South Main Street, Uxbridge on the third Tuesday of every month. We also hold regular shows, workshops, and events. Please check our BVAA Calendar for more information. Board meeting venues will be announced. All meetings start at 6:30 pm unless indicated otherwise.
We are a friendly, supportive community of all levels of experience. We have members who are just getting started and members who have established a substantial portfolio. We all learn from each other. Whether you’re a beginner or an advanced artist, we’d love to have you join us! Membership Information
BVAA members are provided with an online member webpage displaying samples of their work and their artist’s statement. If you are a new member just starting out, or are an existing member looking to expand their gallery, please come to the meeting or Contact Us to get started.
All the work of the Blackstone Valley Art Association is accomplished due to the selfless contributions of our membership who share their time and talents. From our board to our sustaining members, we all do our part to help each other thrive. We offer a warm thank-you to our dedicated group of creative art enthusiasts!
Please Contact Us to learn more about our organization!