A Newport working Studio Gallery

55 Bellevue Avenue, Newport RI 02840
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Past Exhibits

29th Annual Fakes and Forgeries Show

Exhibit Dates: January 18, 2020 - February 28, 2020
Opening Reception: Saturday, January 18, 2020 5 - 7pm

Artistic Reproductions or Creative Interpretations of the Old and the New Masters                         “Fakes and Forgeries” will be juried by Michael Rose, an art historian, gallerist, and appraiser based in Providence, RI. Currently, Michael is the Gallery Manager at the historic Providence Art Club […]

28th Annual Les Petites Oeuvres Exhibition

Exhibit Dates: November 2 - December 31, 2019
Opening Reception: Saturday, November 2, 2019 5-7 pm
Gallery Night: All welcome to "Meet the Artist" Thursday, November 14, 2019 5-8 pm

Art the Gift that Keeps on Giving You are invited to join us as we celebrate our 28th Annual  Les Petites Oeuvres Exhibition with a fun-filled evening meeting friends and enjoying wonderful art by local artists.  There are small artistic treasures in oil, watercolor, pastel, graphics,  sculpture and other media to be found here at […]

Reflections

Exhibit Dates: October 5 - October 31, 2019
Opening Reception: Saturday, October 5, 2019 5:00 to 7:00 pm
Gallery Night: All welcome to "Meet the Artist" Thursday, October 10, 2019 5-8 pm

There are so many ways to reflect — a mirror image, a glittering play of light and color on the water or perhaps a pensive moment reviewing a moment in the past.  Experience the artists’ many interpretations of what it means to reflect.

All Hands on Deck 2019

Exhibit Dates: September 7 - 30, 2019
Opening Reception: Saturday, September 7, 2019 5-7 pm
Gallery Night: All welcome to "Meet the Artist" Thursday, September 12, 2019 5-8 pm

Spring Bull Gallery gets its sea legs in this maritime exhibit, All Hands on Deck 2019.  Narragansett Bay is one of the country’s great waterways with its busy harbors full of yachts and working vessels of all shapes and sizes. Smell the salt air and feel the sea breezes as participating artists capture glistening seascapes, […]

The Artist’s Eye : Monday’s Palette Plein Air Artists’ Group

Exhibit Dates: August 3 - August 31, 2019
Opening Reception: Saturday, August 3, 2019, 5-7 pm
Gallery Night: All welcome to "Meet the Artist" Thursday, August 8, 2019, 5-8 pm

Monday’s Palette is a plein air painters’ group who meet faithfully on Mondays from June to October at various locations around Rhode Island. Whether at the rocky shoreline with pounding surf, the serene waterfalls of western RI or the active docks and villages, this exhibit gives us a view of the RI landscape through the […]

Les Petites Oeuvres en Été

Exhibit Dates: July 6 - July 31, 2019
Opening Reception: Saturday July 6, 2019 5- 7 pm
Gallery Night: Thursday July 11, 2019 5-8 pm

 There are summer treasures created by local artists to be found at Spring Bull Gallery’s Les Petites Oeuvres en Été exhibit! Celebrate summer and meet the artists at the show’s opening reception on Saturday, July 6, 2019 from 5 – 7pm.   As with our little picture show in November, here too are small artistic gems […]

Three Waypoints – Paintings from Near & Far

Exhibit Dates: June 1 - June 30, 2019
Opening Reception: Saturday June 1, 2019 5- 7 pm
Gallery Night: Thursday June 13, 2019 5-8 pm : Cindy Baron, Bill Davidson and Jonathan McPhillips will demonstrate their approaches to painting throughout the evening.

   Three waypoints and three artists add up to a dynamic show this June at Spring Bull Gallery.  These award-winning artists, teachers and good friends: Cindy Baron, Bill Davidson and Jonathan McPhillips have come together to present works from different waypoints or stopping places in their travels. We are taken on an extraordinary journey as […]

New Beginnings

Exhibit Dates: May 4 - May 30, 2019
Opening Reception: Saturday, May 4, 2019 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Gallery Night: May 9, 2019 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM Meet The Artist: Susan Hunter Petree : A demonstration of Oil and Cold Wax Techniques

Exhibit Dates: May 4 – May 30, 2019 Opening Reception: Saturday May 4 , 2019 5- 7pm Gallery Night: Thursday May 9th 5- 8pm                                                   Since its founding as a studio and art gallery in 1990 by six local artists, Spring Bull Gallery has gone through many transformations. Over fifty distinguished […]

Signs of Spring

Exhibit Dates: April 6 - April 30. 2019
Opening Reception: Saturday April 6, 2019 5- 7 pm
Gallery Night: Thursday April 11, 2019 5-8 pm

 Newport is awash in yellow in April due to the abundance of daffodils.  Spring Bull Gallery has asked artists to shake off their winter coats, get their brushes wet and celebrate the “Signs of Spring” in this April exhibition.  Oils, watercolors, acrylics and pastels are some of the media by talented  artists will use as […]

Irish Eyes 2019

Exhibit Dates: March 2- March 31, 2019
Opening Reception: Saturday March 2, 2019 5-7 pm
Gallery Night: Thursday March 14, 2019 5-8 pm

In March, in Newport, everyone is Irish and Spring Bull Gallery joins in the celebration with an exhibit by local artists reveling in everything Irish.  A Ceilidh will be held on March 2rd from 5-7 pm as the opening event to which the public is invited.   Through landscapes, quaint cottages, castles, the pounding surf of […]

Fakes & Forgeries 2019

Exhibit Dates: February 2 - 28, 2019
Opening Reception: Saturday February 2, 2019 5-7 pm
Gallery Night: Thursady February 14, 2019 5-8 pm

                                                        From its conception 28 years ago, artists have been invited to submit serious “copies” or tongue-in-cheek humorous interpretation of known art work in two and three dimensional form. The February exhibit has grown to be a much anticipated area event for both artists and the art appreciators. The artists study and learn techniques used […]

City Life

Exhibit Dates: January 5 - January 30, 2019
Opening Reception: Saturday January 5, 2019 5-7 pm

Welcome in the New Year and our 289th exhibition at Spring Bull Gallery as area artists are asked to express city life – inside –outside- urban grit and architectural wonders in “City Life” . It is captured by area artists as they explore the complexity of the city on paper, canvas, sculpted, molded or more. […]