Help us bring art in all its forms to the community and bring the community in all of its diversity to the arts in Salem, Massachusetts. Join us! All are welcome. By becoming a member of the Salem Arts Association you will receive membership benefits and meet like-minded people.

Visit the Salem Arts Association Gallery at The Salem Arts Center. 

179 Essex Street (on the Walking Mall)

in Downtown Salem Massachusetts

Hours of Operation

Thursday - Sunday 12-6pm

Other times by chance and for special events

Phone: (978)-745-4850

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Joining the Salem Arts Association entitles you to many benefits. Depending on the level of membership you select you could take advantage of our members' exhibits as well as sell your artwork at our retail locations. For more information on how to become a member and the benefits of each level please visit our "Join" page! or visit our "About us" page to learn more about the Salem Arts Association. View list of current members.

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“Beyond Words” exhibit is between April 16 through May 15, 2016. Opening Reception: Saturday, April 16, 2016 from 6-8pm. 


Beyond Words: A Mixed Media Event 

In honor of the 2016 Massachusetts Poetry Festival held in Salem April 29-May 1, this show’s submission criteria includes using elements of words, text and verbiage within your art piece. Please note this is considered a “small works” show. The size limitation for works is 11” x 14” framed or smaller. Mixed media sculpture, jewelry and beyond will be considered. 

This show will be juried. 

Take-in is April 9 from Noon to 6 pm. Artwork not accepted will be available for pick-up April 10 from 3 to 6pm. 

$5 entry fee per piece for SAA members for up to 3 pieces. $10 entry fee per piece for non-SAA members up to 3 pieces. 

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Collected: $800.00
Goal: $1,000.00

Help us reach our goal for the season by donating to the Salem Arts Association. Your support will help the association grow and contribute to our diverse arts community.

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