Paul Nathan Exhibition

Salem Arts Association 159 Derby St, Salem, Massachusetts

Salem Arts Association is proud to host the largest collection of Paul Nathan artworks in the world. Nathan's unique process starts with acrylic paintings which are then photographed and composed as collage creating a whimsical and wonderful world uniquely their own. We are debuting a new exhibition of Nathan’s art for the Salem Arts Festival. 

Primavera Exhibition

Salem Arts Association 159 Derby St, Salem, Massachusetts

Primavera, from the Italian, "in the style of springtime." In “Primavera” Salem Arts Association invited the community to share work in all mediums around the themes of the spring season, fresh starts, healing and any other interpretation applicable to this theme.

Image/Imagination Exhibition

Salem Arts Association 159 Derby St, Salem, Massachusetts

Image / Imagination is an exhibit that considers the way the artist imbues artwork with their personal statement. All art can be viewed as an imaginative interpretation of the physical world. Exhibited work includes but is not limited to surreal art, fantasy art and dystopic images

Crafting Goody Bags at Salem Public Library

Salem Public Library 370 Essex Street, Salem, Massachusetts

Drop by the Salem Public Library’s front steps on June 5th from 9-5 to pick up your ‘Crafting Goody Bag’ (while supplies last).  This is a free-form, no instructions, craft kit! It’s up to you to use your creativity to come up with your own creation!  If you would like to show it off and have a virtual viewing, take ... Read More

Drop-In Art Making: Pride Buntings

Peabody Essex Museum 161 Essex Street, Salem, Massachusetts

Create your own Pride Bunting — a decorative flag banner in celebration of Pride Month. New activities created by PEM’s education team debut every other Saturday at 10:30 am. Check out for more.


Incipit Spring and Free Admission at the Satanic Temple

Satanic Temple 64 Bridge St, Salem, Mass

In support of the Salem Arts Fest, The Satanic Temple is pleased to offer Free Admission, June 5–6, 2021!  Exhibit info:We are pleased to announce Incipit Spring, a group show co-organized with Salem Arts Association. Featuring the work of local artists and their interpretations of renewal, growth, and the season itself, this juried exhibition will be the first of its kind displayed within ... Read More

Yoga in the Galleries (Virtual and In-Person Event)

Peabody Essex Museum 161 Essex Street, Salem, Massachusetts

Sunday, June 6 | 9 am Sign up here! Deepen your breath and take in the serenity of Anila Quayyum Agha’s All the Flowers Are For Me through this hybrid yoga class with our friends from The Salty Buddha that you can enjoy either in person or from home!  For in-person participants: Masks are required at all times. Space is limited. Sealed ... Read More

$5.00 – $10.00

Studio Opening & Salem Arts Festival

Creative Harbor 35 Congress St Building 2, Suite #304 Salem, MA 01970, Salem, Ma

Welcome! We will be open to the public for a grand opening party and art show Friday June 4th through Sunday June 6th!Our first show is titled “Setting Sail” and is a collection of all female artists exploring ocean themes and ideas around re-launching themselves in a post-pandemic world. Creative Harbor is setting sail as a new arts studio, and ... Read More


Real to Reel at Cinema Salem

Cinema Salem 1 E India Square Mall, Salem, Ma

Raw Art Work's Real to Reel students creatively engage in the art of visual storytelling

Drawn Together Live Model Drawing Event at the Salem Maritime Park

 Limited capacity – first come, first served. Participants are encouraged to bring their own drawing supplies. Every Tuesday night since 2016 Sue Grillo and Beki Ferrari have put together uniquely eclectic scenes featuring live models as inspiration for drawing. Although initially at Gulu Gulu Café, Covid restrictions compelled them – with help from the wonderful people at Creative Collective – ... Read More

Diamond’s Dine In Drag Brunch

Gulu Gulu Cafe 247 Essex Street, Salem, Ma

Mark your  it’s time for Brunch Starting June 6th Diamond’s  Dine In comes to Gulu-Gulu Cafe make sure to catch me and a new guest EVERY WEEK for numbers, games, drag, and of course mimosasGet ready for an incredible show and be sure to get your seats nice and early because Bambina the Don Diva/Kyle Louviere is coming to Salem See you June 6thPoster ... Read More


Cinema Salem Screenings

Cinema Salem 1 E India Square Mall, Salem, Ma

Cinema Salem is back! In March of 2020 Cinema Salem closed its doors amid the COVID-19 pandemic. In 2021, the cinema will reopen under new leadership with a new vision — a second act to follow and build on a 14-year run as Salem’s dedicated independent cinema. We’re eager to get back to showing the kind of movies you've always ... Read More