• Sheafe Warehouse 2016

    NHAA is at the Prescott Park Arts Festival!
    Come see the show in the Sheafe Warehouse in Prescott Park, Portsmouth.
    Exhibition Dates July 1 to September 6.
    The Sheafe Warehouse is one of America’s best preserved examples of early eighteenth-century waterfront architecture. Every Friday at 1pm outside the Sheafe Warehouse in Prescott Park, Portsmouth

    This Week’s Demonstration:
    7/29 Michele Fennell – oil, @ 1-3pm

    For hours & more demonstrations at the Sheafe Warehouse click HERE.

  • Special Interest Groups: Photography & Painting Group Meetings

    Special interest groups are free and open to all, a safe and friendly environment to talk about your artwork and exchange ideas with fellow artists.

    Photography Group Meetings
    Reminder: There will be no NHAA Photo Group meetings for the months of July or August.  The next meeting will be Thursday, September 8th at 7 pm at the gallery.  The September meeting will be our 11th year anniversary.
    Have a great summer.

    Painting Group Meetings
    Next Meeting: Sunday,  August 21st @ 2pm, Robert Lincoln Levy Gallery
    For more information please visit our Events Calendar

  • Upcoming Exhibitions | August

    Robert Lincoln Levy Gallery | Aug. 3 – 27
    7 Points of View: 7 Artists, A Body of Work Show | Kristin Burchsted, Joe Flaherty, Sandra Keller, Bruce Parsons, Wen Redmond, Norm Ramsey, Rosalind Revilock-Frost | Main Gallery

    New England Reflections | Jane Copp | East Gallery

    Member Show | South Gallery

    Statewide Shows
    Colors of Cuba | Cynthia Irwin | Concord Chamber of Commerce | July 1 – Aug. 27

    Form, Shadow, Silence | Joanna Novembrino | Concord Chamber of Commerce | July 1 – Aug. 27

  • Upcoming Exhibitions | September

    Robert Lincoln Levy Galleries
    By the Sea | Kristin Burchsted | East Gallery
    Bruce Bacon | South Gallery
    Exhibition Dates: Aug. 31– Oct.
    Concord Chamber of Commerce
    Stephanie Blackstock + Kate Higley
    Exhibition Dates: Aug. 31-Oct. 28

The Plein Air Corner
  • Plein Air Locations

    Fri., July 29, 8:30 am
    Odiorne Boat Launch, RT1A North, Ocean Beach Blvd, Rye, NH

    Fri. Aug 5, 8:30am 
    Paint and Picnic at Ree Katrak’s house! Paint at Adam’s Point, Great Bay, Durham. Please RSVP for picnic and I’ll send you her specific address. Bring a dish and a bathing suit!

    Fri., Aug. 12
    Tall Ships in Portsmouth harbor, moored at fishing pier, Four Tree Island on Pierce Island. Take Marcy ST to Pierce Island Rd. Ships there Aug. 10-14. Warning: construction at end of island may impact parking.

    Fri., Aug. 19 @ 8:00am 
    Sun Flower Festival and Corn Maze Coppal Farm House, 118 North River Road, Lee, NH $8.00 donation to NH Make a Wish Foundation

  • Join NHAA Plein Air Group

    May – Oct, Friday mornings, 9:00 am, (times may vary) . Some weekends planned. Non-members welcome, free to all. All levels may sketch or paint in medium of  choice, photography OK too! Watch website, NHAA Facebook for locations, cancellations, announcements. Check Meetup.com / NH Art Association Plein Air Painting and join the conversation.


  • Robert Lincoln Levy Gallery | June 29- July 30

    10 Artists: A Body of Work Show | Barbara Adams, Barbara Albert, Judy Miller Bailey, Mike Benham, Marty Cannata, Stephen Godlieb, Kent Maxwell, Lennie Mullaney, JoAnn Portalupi, Marguerite Waldron | Main & South Gallery

    Studio Mates: Christine Erickson & Alison Huber Jewett | East Gallery

  • Statewide Shows | July

    Colors of Cuba | Cynthia Irwin | Concord Chamber of Commerce | July 1 – Aug. 27
    Form, Shadow, Silence | Joanna Novembrino | Concord Chamber of Commerce | July 1 – Aug. 27
    Barns & Farms | The Fells | Newbury, NH | May 27 – July 10
    Sheafe Warehouse | Prescott Park, Portsmouth, NH | July – Aug.

Call For Art
  • 37th Annual Parfitt Juried Photography Exhibition

    Juror: Paula Tognarelli, Executive Director, Griffin Museum of Photography
    Deadline: Sun. Aug. 14, 12 midnight
    Exhibition Dates: Aug. 31-Oct. 1, 2016
    Opening Reception: Fri. Sept. 2, 5-8 pm Award Ceremony 6 pm
    Eligibility: NHAA members and Non-members
    Entries: Photography, 1 to 2 works per artist
    Apply: email submissions to callforart@nhartassociation.org

    Follow application instructions in prospectus, HERE.
    Spread the word with this FLYER.

    First Place Prize: $300 gift certificate to Hunt’s Photo + Video
    Second Place Prize: $200 gift certificate to Image Arts
    Third Place Prize: $100 gift certificate to Hunt’s Photo + Video
    Door Prizes by Moab Paper

  • Body of Work Shows | 2017

    Members may rent wall space in the Main Gallery. Members will have the opportunity to exhibit a body of work show under the newly adopted proposal for gallery use.

    Deadlines + Important Dates:
    July 31:  “Body of Work Show” Request Emails Due
    Aug 31:  Members notified of requests granted
    Sept 30:  Members confirm granted requests with signed contract and full payment. Please see contract for cancellation and refund policy

    Click HERE for more information

  • Small Works Changeover

    Eligibility: NHAA members
    Mediums Accepted: All
    1-2 new original small works framed &
    1-5 new original shrink- wrapped works.
    Pick up & Drop off: Sun. July 31 + Aug 1,12- 4 pm
    Please review the guidelines. Artwork that does not follow the guidelines will not be accepted.

     For application and information click HERE & HERE.

  • August Member Show

    Exhibition Dates: Aug. 3-Aug 27
    Opening Reception: Fri. Aug. 5, 5-8 pm
    Drop off: Sun. July 31 + Mon. Aug 1. 1-4 pm
    Pick Up: Sun. Aug. 28 + Mon. Aug 29 12-4 pm
    Please see prospectus for artwork guidelines, HERE.

  • NHAA New Member Jurying | Aug. 2016

    Sat. Aug. 6
    Robert Lincoln Levy Gallery
    136 State St. Portsmouth, NH 03801

    Submission Accepted: 10am -12pm
    Submission Pick Up: 4-5pm

    For the application and more information click HERE.