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Thursday Nights @ the New Art Center

September 15, 2014


Get Creative, Have a Glass of Wine, Make Art

Enjoy a fun evening out with your friends, or make new ones, by registering for a Summer Night at New Art! You can enjoy a glass of wine, follow simple steps from our faculty to create your version of a classic masterpiece or let creativity guide you down your own path.

Register Now, limited space
Thursdays, 6:30-9:30pm
$35, all materials provided
Wine for sale, feel free to bring your own snacks

May 22 - Painting

June 12 - Painting

July 10 - Painting

July 17 - Ceramics

July 24 - Figure Drawing

July 31 - Painting

August 14 - Figure Drawing

August 21 - Painting

August 28 - Mixed Media Collage


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New Job Opportunity

September 12, 2014

September 8, 2014 Job Title: Marketing Manager Supervisor: Executive Director Job Description Position Summary The New Art Center supports the development of visual artists and cultivates a community that appreciates art. Our organization is growing and recently created a full time Marketing Manager position. We are looking for a high energy, engaging and proactive problem solver willing to learn our business and represent our organization in the most professional and student-focused manner. In addition to exceptional attention to detail, this position requires: • Excellent WORD, Excel experience including strong math ability. • Having a very positive, helpful attitude and friendly etiquette while talking to our students and vendors. • Exceptional ability to multi-task and remain focused in a busy, high energy gallery and studio environment. • Ability to be self-directed and work alone when necessary. Position Details • Work with New Art Center branding and overall marketing strategy to increase awareness of the Center both locally and throughout Massachusetts, through the creation of email marketing campaigns, collateral, online material, and social media, among other methods. Analyze the effectiveness of different marketing strategies to create targeted campaigns. • Design and prepare catalogs and calendars for education and exhibition programming - from start to finish. Work with gallery staff and local media outlets to create press releases for upcoming exhibitions, and with education staff to market classes and workshops. • Serve as liaison with neighborhood business, catalog distribution, sandwich board placement. Create signage for the Center, create visibility on community boards, and maintain community events material at the Center. • Coordinate a diverse range of marketing events including donor appreciation activities, childrens’ camp fairs, Newtonville Day, Newton Harvest Fair, and our annual fundraising arts ball. Oversee committees and marketing interns to achieve event goals. Experience and Requirements • Must have 3-5 years' experience with full range of marketing tools. • Experience with fundraising and/or grant writing a very significant plus. • Must have a car and be able to work some nights and weekends. • Excellent written and graphic communication skills required. • Familiarity with Office, InDesign, Photoshop, Constant Contact, FileMaker Pro, basic content management systems and Google Apps for Business required. About our Organization The position is exempt and eligible for benefits. As a non-profit organization, we offer health insurance with a 75% employer contribution, dental and short term disability insurance, as well as a generous paid time off benefit. NAC is an equal opportunity employer. Our organization offers a supportive culture that takes art and artists seriously. We serve over 2,500 students annually in hundreds of classes and workshops. Our faculty includes some of the region’s most esteemed art educators. In a setting that is welcoming and conveniently located, we offer an inclusive, multi-generational approach to art education that has served children, teens and adults at all skill levels since 1977. We have one of the few mid-sized nonprofit exhibition spaces in New England, and attract over 4,500 visitors annually. The New Art Center’s Curatorial Opportunity Program is well respected in New England’s visual arts community. This program is a unique vehicle for curators and artists to collaborate and present thoughtful, innovative concepts. It is the foundation of our Connections Program for gallery education. Contact Information Please forward your resume to or via mail to: Human Resources 61 Washington Park Newtonville, MA 02460 … Read More

Fall 2014 Calender of Programs & Events

September 12, 2014

Check out our new FALL 2014  Calender of Programs & Events

Look through to see our variety of programing including workshops, art talks, gallery visits, vacation programs, family programs, exhibitions & much more! Whatever your experience, comfort, availability we have a way for you to connect with art.

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The Curatorial Opportunity Program announces 2014-2015 Selections

June 12, 2014

The New Art Center is excited to announce the 2014 - 2015 Curatorial Opportunity Program (COP) Selections

See The 2014 - 2015 COP Selections Here

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