Our Programs & Events

NSAA provides the opportunity to view one of the largest and most diverse collections of fine art on Cape Ann.


Every season we offer a compelling line-up of fine art workshops. Learn from some of the regions finest art instructors.

Drop- In for three hours of self-guided, open format figure study sessions with a nude model. All levels welcome!

Meet and interact with some of NSAA’s most talented artists. Watch their creative process in action!

We offer solo artist shows, our Annual Silent Fine Art Auction, collaborative community events and more!

NSAA offers special lectures and gallery walks conducted by expert artists, art curators, historians and authors.

Do you have a group or club that would enjoy visiting our galleries? We would love to have you visit us!

Our historic building on beautiful Smith Cove, offers the perfect setting for your memorable event.