Art Show

Annual Art Exhibition & Sale
Call for Artists

In honor of Margaret Stearns wish to support the charitable, religious, and educational needs of the community, the Trustees of Arnolds Mills Community House, 75 Hillside Road, Cumberland, are delighted to announce the 34th Annual Art Exhibition & Sale.

Fri.  April 5th, 7:00 - 9:00 pm

Sat. April 6th, 11:00 - 4:00 pm

Sun. April 7th, 11:00 – 4:00 pm


Awards presentation, April, Fri. 5th, 7:30 pm


For the juried 35th Annual Art Exhibition and Sale, artwork will be exhibited by adult artists from greater Cumberland and art students from Cumberland High School. A wide variety of artistic mediums will be exhibited in oil, watercolor, acrylic, sculpture, ceramic, and photography. In addition to the exhibited art, artists are also encouraged to present Bin Art for sale of their original art, reproductions, note cards, etc.


Monetary Awards, Adult and Student Artists:


Adult:                                              C.H. Student Artists:

1st place $250.00                            1st place $200.00

2nd place $200.00                        2nd place $175.00

3rd place $150.00                           3rd place $150.00

Hm.     $100.00                                Hm. $100.00

Mt.       $75.00                                   Mt.   $75.00


Juror Announcement:

Arnolds Mills Community House is delighted to announce the juror for the 35th annual art exhibition will be Abby Rovaldi, fine artist and Program Director at the Attleboro Arts Museum, Attleboro, Massachusetts. Ms. Rovaldi holds a BFA from Massachusetts College of Art & Design. She is an award-winning artist who has been featured in numerous local, national, and international exhibitions. Ms. Rovaldi’s creative work is found in Harrisburg, VA, Taunton, MA, Brooklyn, NY and Siena, Italy.




35th Annual Art Exhibition & Sale

Arnolds Mills Community House

75  Hillside  Road, Cumberland, RI

This exhibition is open to Adult Artists and Cumberland High School Art students.

It is a juried-for-submission exhibition with cash awards totaling $1,475.00.

No sales commission is requested.


Adult Artists: pt $250,2nd $200,3Ro $150, HM $100, M $75 Cumberland High School Awards: ist $200,2nd $175, 3rd $150, HM $100, M $75

Protocol for Adult Artists


Preregistration via email or postal service by Thursday, March 14th, 2023, required.  On receipt of Protocol, artist must email list of artworks being submitted noting: titles, media, framed dimensions, prices and contact info to: Robin Langevin, Program Administrator, . List can be mailed to Robin Langevin, 76 Norman Street, Cumberland, RI, 02864.  All art must be delivered to Arnolds Mills Community House,  Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, April 2nd, 3rd and 4th, from 3:00 to 6:00 pm.

A registration fee of $10 is required when art is delivered. Up to 4 pieces may be submitted. No framed art larger than 28” square. All art is to be properly prepared for hanging. Art must be appropriately labeled on back indicating artist’s name, title, medium, size, sale price or N.F.S. Not For Sale. Each artist should provide a biography on 8 ½” x 11” paper that will be incorporated into an Artist Bio booklet for attendee’s reference.

The name and contact info of buyer will be recorded and given to the artist. The sold art must remain for the duration of the exhibition. Artists must make the arrangements for the buyer to pick up the artwork at the close of the exhibition, Sunday at 5:00 pm.

Artists encouraged to exhibit Bin Art for sale: original art, reproductions, cards, etc.

Please display in professional bin stands or basket containers that would compliment the historical context of our Quaker Fire Place Room where all Bin Art will be displayed.



NOTE: The exhibition is free and open to the public.

Meet the Artist Reception, Friday, April 5th, from 7 to 9 pm, Awards Presented at 7:30 pm

The viewing, Saturday, April 6th, from 11 to 4 pm

Viewing, Sunday, April  7th,11to 4 pm

Robin Langevin,

Program Administrator