23rd Annual Roddy
23rd Annual
Roddy Competition
On view until October 23, 2022
The Conceptual Stitch
Coming Soon:
The Conceptual Stitch
November 3 - December 18
Opening Reception: Thursday, November 3, 5:30pm
Curated by Jane Deering
Sonya Clark, Araminta's calling, 2021, hand-stitch cyanotype cloth, thread, 25 x 27
Elizabeth Wentworth Roberts: Artist + Philanthropist
January 13-December 18
Celebrating Our Centennial 1922-2022

Elizabeth Wentworth Roberts,
On the Sands, 1920,
oil on canvas, 23 x 29 inches,
Courtesy of Annisquam Village Hall

Ed 2022
Explore Fall Classes + Workshops
with Charles Shurcliff, Adria Arch, Cal Rice and more

Image: Charles Shurcliff


Classes + Workshops

Classes + Workshops

Programs + Events

Programs + Events

Call FOR Art + Prospectus

Call FOR Art + Prospectus

Concord Art Centennial,


Concord Center for the Visual Arts is celebrating 100 years! Founded in 1922 by Elizabeth Wentworth Roberts, an American Impressionist and philanthropist whose mission — to promote and advance the visual arts, artists and to sustain our cultural community—still stands today. With more than 850 members, Concord Art provides a place for contemporary art exhibitions, art education, relevant programming for everyone, and other adult art. Our classes include oil painting for beginners, oil pastels for beginners, and figure drawing, and various art retreats.  Located in Concord Center, we are one of the top things to do in Concord, MA.

Our History

Donate Today

Please consider donating to Concord Art. Donations ensure we can continue to be Concord’s center for the visual arts. Your gift ensures that Concord Art will continue to provide a place for contemporary art exhibitions, art education, and relevant programming engaging our community into the next century.

Rent our Space

The galleries and gardens of Concord Center for the Visual Arts offer a unique opportunity for your event—a venue that blends historic charm with the vitality of today’s art. We host birthday gatherings, staff retreats, weddings and receptions, rehearsal dinners, lectures and much more. Centrally located in historic Concord, Massachusetts, with ease of access, diverse spaces, a fully equipped kitchen and audio-visual capabilities, Concord Art is an easy choice as a place for you to host your event

Sculpture: Nydia by Frederick W. Allen, 1914