South Boston Arts Association

Where writers, musicians, visual artists, and art supporters come together in South Boston.

The South Boston Arts Association presents its semiannual neighborhood poetry reading at the South Boston library, Sat 4/29, 1:30 - 3:30. Free. Refreshments Open to adults and high schoolers. Come and read 2-3 poems of your own or a favorite poem of another. 646 East Broadway, South Boston, MA 02127. 617-268-0180.
Join our Art Social on May 3
from 6-9 pm

Please join the South Boston Arts Association for a night of music by Hogan's Goat, appetizers, silent auction (lots of original art and more), cash bar and friendly conversation. Being held in the Supper Club at CAPO restaurant. Some of the proceeds will be donated to Medicine Wheel and the Young Ambassadors Program of the South Boston Health Center. $10 ahead of event or $15 at the door. Purchase tickets online at Event Brite


of the


“Here’s a great chance to

sell your painting, or photograph

or published book, or sculpture at the


During the


Wednesday Evening, May 3, 2017

at the Supper Club, downstairs at Restaurant CAPO

443 West Broadway, South Boston

Here are the simple rules:

·         Paintings and photographs must be firmly framed and wired,

·         Sculpture must be sturdy and firmly set.  

·         Books new and unread

·         Deadline for application: Saturday Noon, April 22, 2017

·         Works must be delivered to the SBAA Art Gallery ‘Arts Around the Corner Art Gallery’ located on 317 ‘E’ Street, South Boston … just around the corner from West Broadway at ‘E’ Street.

·         Works of ‘paid-up’ members of the SBAA will only be accepted.


Each Artist will put a dollar amount of what they would want for their art. If sold for that figure or beyond the artist will receive their stated amount. The Silent Auction bidding will begin at that figure and all money raised beyond that will be divided equally and donated to the Young at Arts program at the South Boston Community Health Center and Medicine Wheel.  

This will be a great opportunity to show your art, possibly sell it for your price and help raise funds for two great South Boston Arts organizations … Medicine Wheel and South Boston Community Health Center’s Youth Group.  

"The Clydesdales on Broadway" a watercolor by Dan McCole, President of the South Boston Arts Association. Read about the adventures of this painting.

SBAA Member Dorothy E. Morris to exhibit in group show, "For the Love of Flowers" at the BNN Neighborhood Art Gallery during March and April 2017. Art Reception on Monday March 6 from 5:30-7 pm. Details.

Thank You
Demo by Thomas R. Dunlay on Jan. 23
Renowned International Artist
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Photo by Harry Brett
Our general meeting for April (Monday evening April 10) will be held at the Edison site on L Street and our guest speakers will be Developer Attorney Bill Coyne and two other representatives from the Hilco - Redgate site firm. A two-story yellow brick building is located on L Street  nearer the Boston side of the Edison site will be the meeting location. Some parking on the site could be available. More on that later ... and will be included with explicit directions for the meeting. 
So have your questions ready. This will be a great opportunity.  [email protected]
SBAA Members Patricia Steiner and Tom Steiner on exhibit the South Boston Library through February,
SBAA Member William Frew featured in the Boston City Paper. His painting "Early Snow South Boston" was the cover image for December 24, 2016.
Annual Event - More Photos
SBAA members helped kids create gingerbread houses at the South Boston Library on Monday Dec.19, 2016.
Watch Video of Event
Dan McCole
, President of SBAA showing off the winner of the business category (Dedham Savings Bank) of the SBAA Annual Gingerbread House Competition as a fundraiser for Toys for Tots. More photos 

SBAA Members welcome visitors to the Around the Corner Gallery during the South Boston Holiday Stroll. Shop the gallery for unique and beautiful gifts.

Watch "It's All About Arts" Show featuring SBAA artists here!
SBAA President Dan McCole and SBAA Member Paul Christian (shown above) at BNN Neighborhood Art Gallery reception on Nov. 7. Dan and Paul were guests on "It's All About Arts" TV program that evening as well. Exhibit is ongoing and open to the public through end of December.  More about exhibit - click here.