Art Meets Poetry

April 1-30, 2019

Quabbin Art Association is celebrating National Poetry Month & ArtWeek 2019 with a contest. Six pieces of fine art, donated by member artists of the Quabbin Art Association, will be on display throughout the month of April at the Clapp Memorial Library. Poets and writers are invited to view the artwork and compose a poem in response to a selected piece of art. More information

Festival of Art

April 13, 2019, 1–4:00 pm (artwork drop off by 12 pm)

We will be setting up for the Monson Arts Council "Festival of Art" one-day exhibit. If you wish to help represent the Quabbin Art Association and/or exhibit your artwork in this event please call Susan Shea at 413-210-8881. Volunteers from MAC will be available beginning at 11 am to help set up. Exhibitors are requested to drop off their artwork by 12 pm. Artwork pickup is scheduled at 4 pm. The event is open to the public from 1-4 pm in Memorial Hall of the Monson Town Hall, 198 Main Street, Monson, MA.

ArtWeek Open Studio & Sale

April 27, 10:00 am–4:00 pm

ArtWeek features creative experiences that are interactive or offer behind-the-scenes access to artists on the creative process. The event is intended to promote and educate the arts within the community. QAA members are invited to set up in an open studio at the Belchertown Town Hall Auditorium. Please call Susan Shea at 413-210-8881 if you would like to reserve your free table space. We are looking for members to assist in the planning and to help with setup and breakdown of this event.

Plein Air Painting


Quabbin Art Association members and non-members are invited to participate at Plein Air Paint-outs. Contact Bev Phaneuf to receive email notifications and schedules.

About Organization

The Quabbin Art Association provides education, support and opportunity for local artists, and promotes community interest and appreciation in the visual arts.

Join QAA Membership
Membership Directory

Exhibit Schedule


Open Meetings

Join us for our next monthly meeting. Learn about membership, exhibiting opportunities, and art demonstrations. More


Facebook Instagram