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March 6, 2013: Westboro Gallery Closing

After fifteen years as a mainstay of the local art community, The Westboro Gallery will be closing its doors on March 30, 2013. Join us for a closing reception on Saturday, March 23rd from 2-5pm as we say goodbye to our beloved gallery. Take advantage of this final chance to purchase pieces from some of your favorite local artists. The reception is open to the public and refreshments, wine and hors d'oeuvres will be served. Artwork will be available for sale during regular business hours Wednesday through Sunday throughout March only until March 23rd. Then, during the last week of March, many of the fixtures inside the gallery will be for sale, including art bins, shelving units, card racks, office supplies, and many other items.

Over the years, the not-for-profit gallery has been a vibrant part of Westboro’s cultural community, showcasing talented area artists and artisans featuring a variety of mediums. The gallery also sponsored an annual high school art award to recognize talented teens from the area.

Artwork will be for sale at The Westboro Gallery until March 23-Thursdays, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., Friday and Saturday, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sundays, from 12 to 3 p.m. During the week of March 24th, fixtures (but not art) will be for sale Monday- Saturday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. It can be reached at (508) 870-0110.

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The Westboro Gallery, which has been honored as Boston Magazine's "2008 Best of Boston Home Award in recognition of quality and excellence," presents works by and talented established and emerging Central New England artists and artisans. Since 1998 the not-for-profit cooperative's mission has been to bring art to the community and to support its members, enabling them to show and sell their work. The gallery also sponsors a high school art award and presents occasional cultural events for the public.

The purpose of The Westboro Gallery is to provide an environment for artists to show and sell their work and to enrich the cultural life of the community. The collection of work encompasses a diversity of styles ranging from realism to abstract. Media at the gallery includes: acrylic, art quilts, assemblage, beaded jewelry, bird carving, ceramics, collage, fiber arts, handmade books, lampwork glass, lithograph, mixed media, note cards, oil, paper sculpture, pastel, pencil, pen and ink, photography, relief printing, scarves and watercolor.

Westboro Gallery exhibitions change every two months and include a featured artist while also displaying the work of all the gallery members.

The gallery has satellite locations where art is shown and may be purchased. All locations are wheelchair accessible.

The gallery Board of Directors examines portfolios and works of those wishing to be juried in for membership at its monthly meetings.

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Other News

The Westboro Gallery wins award

The Westboro Gallery has been honored as Boston Magazine's "2008 Best of Boston Home Award in recognition of quality and excellence."

The Westboro Gallery has issued an annual "Call for Artists."

There are currently some membership openings. For more information about the gallery and the jurying in process, email membership director Shari Fox at Membership.