Visual & Performing


Indulge your eyes and soul in a variety of artwork in all media including painting, ceramics, sculpture, fiber arts, metals, puppetry, installation, mixed media, and much more! Visit the many Art Galleries and Open Studios. Support the artists by buying uniquely-made local artwork – the most memorable souvenir from New Bedford, MA.

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*New Bedford has been ranked the 7th Most Artistic City in America by Richard Florida, Atlantic Magazine *One of the 10 Most Artistic Towns in America, Matador Network
*One of America’s most artistic towns, Expedia viewfinder Travel Blog