From museums and shops, to the streets, themselves, you’ll find all sorts of art in Salem. What will you see?

Artists’ Row

Artists’ Row offers uniquely handcrafted products by local artisans in maker/gallery spaces. Classes, demonstrations, workshops. May – November. Originally built as a marketplace, hosts creative…

Lady of Salem Public Art

Lady of Salem Maritime Public Art Celebration

Salem is “Looking Up”! Enjoy a community public art display of over twenty whimsically decorated ship’s figureheads adorning downtown Salem through a self-guided tour brochure…

Peabody Essex Museum

Peabody Essex Museum

The Peabody Essex Museum is one of the nation’s fastest-growing art museums. Features art and culture from New England and around the world, including a…

Punto Urban Art Museum

PUAM is an open air museum that features 50 large scale murals and 18 world renowned artists. It is located within 3 neighborhood blocks in…

Salem Arts Association

Our galleries and shop present exhibitions of artistic creations by local artists from across Boston’s North Shore. We’re an all-volunteer, nonprofit organization. Open Saturdays and…

T.C. Cannon: At the Edge of America at the Peabody Essex Museum

One of the most influential, innovative, and talented Native American artists of the 20th-century, T.C. Cannon embodied the activism, cultural transition and creative expression that…

From the Calendar

“Wild Designs” Opening Day Festival

Dive into the connection between the natural and designed worlds as we celebrate the Peabody Essex Museum’s new exhibition! Meet live animals that have inspired…

“Exhibition Exhibition” at Salem Arts Association

“Exhibition Exhibition” is an artistic exploration of personal expression through fashion and presentation and acts as an accompaniment to the Salem Arts Festival’s Spring Fashion…

“Go Away” at Salem Arts Association

“Go Away” an exhibition of images inspired by travel and transportation. It’s the journey, not the destination. We’re inviting artists to take us on a…

Salem Arts Festival

For three days each June, this FREE family-friendly festival transforms downtown Salem into a showcase for the local arts community, including painting, photography, sculpture, dance,…

Opening Reception at Salem Arts Association

Visit Salem Arts Association for an opening reception every first Friday of the month from 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm. Add to Itinerary

Salem Arts Festival Kick Off Celebration

Join us as we kick off the 2018 10th anniversary Salem Arts Festival with an outdoor celebration featuring Los Sugar Kings! This event is FREE!…

“En Plein Air at The House of the Seven Gables” at Salem Arts Association

Salem Art Association presents an exhibition of the art work created during this year’s en plein air residency at the House of the Seven Gables….

“Game On!” at Salem Arts Association

In conjunction with the Salem Arts Festival, Salem Arts Association presents “Game On!” an exhibition exploring the meaning of “Play”, one of the themes of…

Perler Bead Pixel Art Barcrafting

Make pixel art with Perler Beads at Bit Bar! We will have templates for tons of different game and animated characters. Bring $3 for supplies…

“Land and Sea” at Salem Arts Association

An exhibition celebrating Salem’s rich maritime history, beautiful coastline, and historic connection to the sea. Add to Itinerary

“Untold Stories” at Salem Arts Association

Salem Art Association presents “Untold Stories” an exhibition inspired by two current Peabody Essex Museum exhibitions, “The Last Empresses of China: The Forbidden City’s Untold…

Witch Hats & More at Witch Pix

Create your own pointy steepled topped Witch Hat!  Just in time for Haunted Happenings events in Salem , Trick or Treat with the kids and all…

“Dark Arts” at Salem Arts Association

A seasonal exhibit exploring Salem’s history with witchcraft, religion, and Halloween. Salem Arts encourages member artists to explore their interpretation of these themes in various…

Salem Arts Association Member Showcase

Salem Arts Association is excited to close our 2018 exhibition schedule with a showcase of our member artwork. All current Salem Arts members are invited…

The Grinch that “HATTED” Christmas! at Witch Pix

Get ready for the those awkward holiday photos!  Perhaps the perfect holiday cards for friends and family.   Everything is brightly Seussical on this night.  Inspiration,…

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