Juror: Priscilla Foley Blackman

Awards Reception: April 13, 5-7 pm

Vote for Peoples Choice

Door Prize Drawing

Refreshments and Music

Free to Public * Donations Appreciated

CIAA ​wishes to thank our growing list of sponsors

Ocean State Tick Control, Serving Rhode Island

Sea Trek Enterprise, East Greenwich

The Narragansett Clothing Store, Newport

Spinnakers Restaurant, Jamestown East Ferry

​Crestar Manufacturing, East Greenwich

Fish (Restaurant ), Jamestown

Elaine Porter Art, Jamestown

​​The Secret Garden, Jamestown

Wednesday, March 8, 6 - 8 pm, Jamestown Library
Don’t miss this stunning photo show!
Globetrotting photojournalist,  Daniel Forster, will amaze us with  a power point presentation of his adventures as the official Rolex Geneva and Rolex USA photographer. Forster,  the Swiss born sailing legend, is one of the finest yachting photographers of our time.  He has covered 12 America’s Cup Races since 1977,  

3 Volvo Round-the-World Races and 12 Olympic Games since 1972.  
The photos you will see are nothing short of spectacular!

“ ART SPEAKS “ is made possible - in part- by a grant from
The Rhode Island Foundation

Refreshments and conversation will follow the presentation.
Free to the public  -  Donations Appreciated 
Conanicut Island Art Association          -       ArtinJamestown.org

CIAA ​Exhibition

Jamestown Philomenian Library

(Contact & Pricing & information at front desk) ​

Now Thru April

The amazing Artwork of the Students of Jamestown Schools 


                          Now Showing                            
Oil, Watercolors and Acrylic Paintings
           April  3- May 11, 2017  

Calendar of Events

Please scroll down... 

There's a lot going on!

The CIAA sponsors exhibitions in the Jamestown Philomenian Library and the Jamestown Town Hall Gallery

CIAA EVENTS---What's Going On

***2015 Events  Recap                             ​
*CIAA/Portsmouth Art Guild Members Invitational   
June 4th - "Art Speaks - Lecture and Interactive Demonstration Series Fakes & Forgeries-A Narrative with Rick Meli
​June 11, 2015   Drop Off for "Images of Jamestown" Exhibition 1-5:30 pm
June 25th,        Annual Meeting -  Jamestown Town Hall Gallery, in conjunction with the                                 
Opening of " Images of Jamestown All Media Exhibition.​
July 22-26, 2015   CIAA  41st Summer Members Show
Area Artist Bring out their Best!
Opening Reception Wednesday, 

July 22, 6-8 pm
Music by Celtic Harpist - Mary King
​August 8, 2015
41st Annual Summer Members Craft Fair
Quality Hand Crafted treasures by Talented Area Artisans
Food by Spinnakers, Music, Coloring table for the kids
*August 12th, 6 - 8 pm*
CIAA's New  " Art Speaks - A Lecture and Demonstration Series " Jamestown  Library   
The Fine Art of Colored Pencil " -  Presentation by Kendra Fereirra 

Art Speaks Lecture

Paul Murray- Photography

Art is a Gift Holiday Show Town Hall Gallery

41st Annual Holiday Craft Fair & Little Picture Show

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Representing  Area Artists ... Serving the Community

since 1974

Conanicut Island Art Association

"ART SPEAKS "- A Lecture & Interactive Demonstration Series
Conanicut Island Art Association (CIAA) is proud to announce our  program to provide artistic enrichment for it's members and the community. The lectures will be free and open to the public and held at the Jamestown Philomenian Library.  Artists and art experts will speak on a range of topics. 
CIAA intends to complement the "ART SPEAKS" series with original art, photography, and visual arts to be held in the meeting room at the Library.​
​   2016  & First Lecture of 2017 Lectures made possible by a grant from the Rhode Island Foundation.

Daniel Forster - International Marine Photojournalist will present a

fascinating talk and media presentation 

March 8, 6-8 pm at the Jamestown Philomenian Library​​... read all about it!

Weekdays 9:00 - 4:00 pm

​Stroll the Halls & Chamber to enjoy Works by area artists

2017 Events and Exebition Calendar

Theme     Drop Off   Reception   Pick Up
Rocks & Rust    1/12/17      1/26/17    Pick Up  2/16/17
Elements            2/16/17      3/2/17     Pick Up  3/31/17
All mediums

3/31/17     4/13/17   Pick Up  5/11/17
Water color, Acrylic and oil

Spring It On
 5/11/17     TBA      pick up  6/8/17
All Media - Juried
Images of Conanicut  -  All Mediums

                         6 /8/17     6/22/16  pick Up  9/7/17

Jamestown is a busy place in the summer with people coming and going

(Art is sold “off the wall” through out the summer.  Artists are invited to

replace sold pieces with another of a similar size
A Touch of Autumn   

All mediums    9/7/17     9/21/17    Pick Up   1/2/17
Art Is a Gift     11/2/17    11/16/17   Pick Up   1/11/18
(Art is sold “off the wall” through out the show.  Artists are invited to

replace sold pieces with another of a similar size)
All mediums -  Festive Holiday opening planned


                                                Other  Events

Annual Members Meeting 6/22/17  


43rd Summer Members     7/17/17

Thru 7/23/17   Opening     7/19/17

Free to the public

Members can join at the time of registration

Summer Craft Fair       8/5/17                            

Holiday Craft Fair        12/2/17

       Exhibitions at the Town Hall Gallery 

       93 Narragansett Avenue,  Jamestown,  RI