As Warwick's cultural center since 1976, the Warwick Museum of Art (WMOA) provides gallery, stage, and classroom space for talented artists, performers, and writers from many parts of Rhode Island.
Art exhibits showcase regional artists and change every 6-8 weeks; opening receptions for the exhibits offer an opportunity for the public to learn about the creative process and purchase original artwork.
Camps offer imaginative children creative stimulation during week-long camps during February and April vacations, and six-week or seven-week camp sessions during the summer.
Classes with experienced art instructors offer hands-on learning and encouragement for beginners who want to create art for the first, to experienced artists who want to try new mediums.
Comedy shows by Bring Your Own Improv are performed every Sunday at 6:00 pm and offer interactive, PG-rated laughs and family-friendly pricing. In January 2014 these shows will move to Friday nights.
Special events like artist demos, receptions for exhibits, live performances, poetry readings, the Spring Art Film Series, and more are held in the main gallery at various times of year.
Wine tasting gala is an annual fundraising event to support operating expenses, and it is held each fall to showcase the RI Open Juried Exhibit. Artists, arts lovers, and the public are all invited to support WMOA!
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