Salem Arts Festival

May 6, 2021

SAVE THE DATES FOR THE 2021 FESTIVAL June 4th, 5th, and 6th Art will heal us and help us recover from the challenges we have…

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The Alquemie Project Juried Art Exhibition

April 23, 2021

The Alquemie Project is dedicated to the belief in the transformative power of art to support humanity and build community. The Alquemie Project is announcing…

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Massachusetts Poetry Festival

February 4, 2021

In May 2021, Salem, MA will be the epicenter of contemporary American poetry, offering rare opportunities to hear the nation’s best poets read and discuss…

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South Asian Art: Writing Workshop with Kirun Kapur

February 4, 2021

Workshop details available at masspoetry.org.  Kirun Kapur’s latest collection, Women in the Waiting Room, was a finalist for the National Poetry Series and is out…

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Artist’s Row Market Day Launch Party

April 9, 2021

Spring has sprung and Summer is just around the corner, come shake off the winter blues with the shops on Artists’ Row at our seasons’…

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“I Cast Iron Because…” Virtual Gallery by MassArt Students & Artists

April 20, 2021

Saugus Iron Works National Historic Site partnered with students from Massachusetts College of Art and Design (MassArt) and Visiting Lecturer in Sculpture Marjee-Anne Levine to…

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Salem’s Stories, Salem’s Words: Workshop with Jack Giaour

February 4, 2021

Using documents from the Peabody Essex Museum’s Salem Stories exhibit, students will explore two different types of text based poetic forms – erasure and collage….

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The Massachusetts Poetry Festival Returns May 13-16, 2021

April 9, 2021

The Massachusetts Poetry Festival returns to Salem (and virtually) May 13-16, 2021! This year’s festival marks its return to Salem since its 10-year anniversary event…

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“Alexis Rockman: Shipwrecks” at the Peabody Essex Museum

April 6, 2021

The subject of shipwrecks has long held broad fascination among artists and the public alike. Through this new series of dramatic depictions of historic shipwrecks,…

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Broom Making, Book Binding

March 17, 2021

Craft a rustic broom from scratch or bind your own leather grimoire, book of shadows, spell book, art or dream journal- something for all your…

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Shipwrecked: Writing Workshop with Eleni Sikelianos, Lucía Hinojosa

February 4, 2021

Join Mass Poetry for a writing workshop with Eleni Sikelianos and Lucia Hinojosa Gaxiola. Find program details at masspoetry.org. **Note: This workshop is produced as…

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PEM Dialogues with Sarah Lewis

March 15, 2021

Tuesday, March 23, 2021 at 5 pm Join us for PEM Dialogues with Sarah Lewis on Tuesday, March 23, at 5 pm (EST). Sarah Lewis,…

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Give Voice: Poetry in Response to The Salem Witch Trials 1692

March 15, 2021

Saturday, March 20, 2021 at 7 pm Suggested donation: $10 Salem Athenaeum members; $15 nonmembers The Salem Witch Trials remain a source of fascination and…

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Create Night

March 9, 2021

Grab a beverage, invite a friend and join us in real time from the comfort of your home! Join artist Mesma Belsaré for an evening…

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Salem State Theatre Presents “Machinal”

March 9, 2021

The Salem State theatre and speech communication department presents Machinal  by Sophie Treadwell, a recorded performance available to view online March 11- 18. Sophie Treadwell’s…

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Spring in Salem, MA

March 10, 2021

Spring into your next visit to Salem, Massachusetts with family fun at our museums and attractions, new art exhibitions, outdoor walking tours, and so much…

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