Museum Gift Shop


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The Attleboro Arts Museum’s popular gift shop is open Tuesday – Saturday, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. and offers a unique selection of accessories, jewelry, ceramics, toys, and distinctive home goods.

All major credit cards, cash and checks are accepted. 

 

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Hand-made Logo

Look for this logo to find Attleboro Arts Museum Gift Shop handcrafted items.

Proceeds from the sale of these original works support both the artist/crafter and arts programming at the museum.

 

 

 

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About the Attleboro Arts Museum’s Gift Shop

The Gift Shop features an innovative mix of handcrafted items by local/regional/national artists and artful, cutting-edge manufactured items. Partial proceeds from the purchase of a handcrafted item supports the artist that created the piece as well as the Museum – while sales from mass produced items benefit the Museum. In all cases, your purchases are supporting and endorsing the arts.

The Shop maintains a popular selection of unique house wares, jewelry, accessories, greeting cards, innovative toys, ceramics, original art, books and more. It is famous for annual expansion “extravaganzas” during December and March/April.  These special shop days feature additional creative products and are linked to major Museum events.

The Museum thanks Trustee Marion Volterra and volunteer and Eileen Struminski for serving as our Gift Shop angels. 

 

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Supporting the Community

The Attleboro Arts Museum has established many collaborations with local agencies and non-profit 501(c)3 organizations. We believe that our community will strengthen when groups of concerned citizens work together and support one another. One way the Museum supports community agencies is by selling products (books, cards, holiday gifts, etc.) created by a local organization in the Museum Gift Shop.  If you are interested in learning more, please download our Museum Gift Shop/Community Partner Guidelines.

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We accept all credit cards, checks and cash.  Stop in for the perfect gift. 

 

 

 

Hours & Admission


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Summer Gallery Hours (from May 28th – August 30th): Tuesday through Saturday from 10am – 4pm.

Closed Saturday, August 31st.

Standard Gallery Hours: Tuesday – Saturday from 10am – 5pm.

NOTE: The Ottmar Gallery is currently closed during our installation of “8 Visions.” Please visit the Community Gallery and gift shop during this transition period. “8 Visions” will open at 10am on August 6th.

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Admission is free. Donations are always appreciated.

(Our main gallery may not be open between exhibits, please call for information: 508-222-2644)

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Location: We are located in Downtown Attleboro, MA – across from Attleboro City Hall at 86 Park Street, Attleboro, Massachusetts, 02703

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Parking: Please park in our free lot on the Emory Street side of the Museum and enter the Museum through the Emory Street doors.  You can access this parking lot by turning right off of Park Street onto Morey Street (just past the Museum).  Make a left turn into our lot at the corner of Morey and Emory Streets.

Groups Tours: We welcome groups of visitors.  Please call to learn more about special group tours for schools and community organizations.  (508) 222-2644 x15.

The Attleboro Arts Museum is wheelchair and stroller accessible.

 

Directions

From 95 North:
Exit 3 to Rt. 123
Turn right onto Rt. 123 to downtown Attleboro. Turn right onto Park Street at the main intersection downtown. Go under the stone railroad bridge and through next traffic light. The Museum is on left at 86 Park Street, across from City Hall. Parking and our entrance are located around the back of the building.

From 95 South:
Exit 5 to Rt. 152 South.
Turn left at end of exit ramp to intersection of Rt. 152. Turn right onto Rt. 152, Traveling into Attleboro.  Follow directions below.

From Rt. 152 South:
Traveling into Attleboro, go to Attleboro Center.  At the intersection of Routes 123 and 152 turn left at the lights onto Park Street. (123 East). Go under the stone railroad bridge and straight through the next traffic light. Museum is on the left. Parking and our entrance are located around the back of the building.

MBTA Commuter Line: Take the Providence/Stoughton Commuter Line train to Attleboro Station.  The Attleboro Arts Museum is conveniently located a few blocks away from the Station (just a 10 minute stroll to the Museum).

 

Community Gallery


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The Community Gallery is located in the lobby of the Attleboro Arts Museum’s Emory Street entrance.  For over a decade the Museum has been pleased to offer this prominent gallery space as an exhibition opportunity for both promising and professional artist members. By showcasing one or more member artist(s) per month, the Community Gallery maximizes the exposure of unique art and contact with Museum viewers. Artworks on display are new works that are currently being produced within the exhibiting artist’s portfolios.

To learn more about exhibition opportunities in the Attleboro Arts Museum’s Community Gallery contact office@attleboroartsmuseum.org or 508-222-2644 x15.

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Community Gallery 

Mixed Media Collages by Susanne Riette-Keith 

Exhibition: July 3rd – 31st, 2019

Museum Gallery Hours: Tues-Sat from 10am-4pm; Closed on Thurs, July 4th

 

“These mixed media collages were created with a little humor and visual fun in mind.  Combining different patterns of paper and colors together to form an interesting composition that appeals to the eye is truly a challenge but a lot of fun! I love the idea that patterns, in a variety of colors , whether they are polka dots, plaids or florals, can reside next to each other in certain harmony and become a scene or still life, looking visually confusing but still having content,” comments Susanne Riette-Keith.

Susanne is always searching for interesting patterns to use.  She may find them in magazines, wallpaper books, catalogues or scrapbook paper.  Before starting a piece she likes to paint abstract shapes in different colors for the background to create an ambience and feeling for the scene that has yet to be created.   When that is finished, she paints more layers to define the composition until she is satisfied. 

Susanne Riette-Keith has always been interested in creating art, whether it was her own personal artwork or designing for the commercial art world. She graduated from Mass College of Art and Design as an Illustration and Painting major. Many years were devoted to making a living by illustrating for greeting card companies and designing for the toy industry.  She has her own free-lance home studio in Easton, MA where she designs for a variety of clients, which include the gift and toy industries, juvenile products and fabric surface design. Creating her own personal artwork has always been therapeutic and rewarding, making self-expression a wonderful outlet and a good balance from her commercial work.  

 

 

Images:

  • Polka Dot Vase (top)
  • Collage Z 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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