a 10-day innovative festival featuring hundreds of unique and creative experiences that are hands-on, interactive or offer behind-the- scenes access to artists or the creative process.
This annual award-winning festival was born in Boston in 2013 and has since expanded to serve communities all across Massachusetts ArtWeek works to spotlight how the creative economy is thriving in Massachusetts by offering unique and affordable neighborhood-based events that provide increased access to art, culture, and creativity.
Through community and artistic collaborations, this festival provides experiences in dance, folk and
traditional arts, fashion, media arts, spoken-word, poetry, writing, contemporary visual arts, music,
opera, theater, design, film, and much more.
Quick ArtWeek Stats
- There are 530+ events
- Events in 155 towns and neighborhoods
- Over 70% of the events are free
- 94% of events are free or under $25
- Events in all six regions of the state
Statewide partners include Mass Cultural Council, Massachusetts Office of Travel & Tourism as well as Mass Center for the Book, MASSCreative, MassHumanities, MassPoetry, MassAccess, Music Drives Us Foundation, New England Foundation for the Arts, New England Museum Association, Young Audiences of Massachusetts and VSA Massachusetts.
To learn more about our regional and local collaborators as well as about the festival and its growth, visit www.artweekma.org.
More than half of the events are free, and many of the paid events are very affordably priced at $5 - $20.
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