Greenwich Art Society

299 Greenwich Avenue
203-629-1533

About Us

Known originally as The Greenwich Society of Artists, our founders and pioneer members included many distinguished artists and art patrons. Our first president was Edward Clark Potter, sculptor of the lions at the New York Public Library. Early members were Leonard Ochtman, Elmer MacRae, George Wharton Edwards, J. Alden Twachtman (son of John Henry Twachtman) and others associated with the famous Cos Cob School, several of them leaders in the American Impressionist movement.

Exhibitions of the Society were held in the hilltop house donated to the town by Robert M. Bruce, when it became the Bruce Museum. In 1928 the prestigious Annual Members' Exhibition moved to the art gallery of the Greenwich Library.



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Suellen Lash

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Thursday, April 19, 2018
Great teachers. Great atmosphere...very supportve and nurturing place. EXCITING TOO!

Upcoming Events at Greenwich Art Society

Lecture - Public Relations, Private Deals: Mary Cassatt and the Market for Impressionism in America by Laura D. Corey

Thursday, Jun 7, 2018 from 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Greenwich Art Society
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Recent News

GAS Studio School FALL 2017 Class Schedule

Click here to view GAS Studio School FALL 2017 Class

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You're Invited to an Art, Food & Wine Tour of Tuscany!

Call for fellow travelers! The Greenwich Art Society &  Mary Newcomb present... A Tuscan villa getaway featuring  art, wine, food, private tours & spectacular vistas.  Come create forever-memories! Settle into our beautiful Tuscan villa wi…

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Exhibition: 'Annette Voreyer, A Retrospective' an Exhibition of Oil Paintings

Annette was raised in Cooperstown NY, attended Syracuse University and lived for many years in France, Tokyo and Hong Kong. She has studied with several prominent artists including Jesus Emmanuel Villarreal and Christopher Gallego.Annette holds membe…

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Exhibition - Emergence: Insight Out

Greenwich Art Society Flinn Show“EMERGENCE: INSIGHT OUT” Juried Exhibition – NOW OPEN TO BOTH MEMBERS AND NON-MEMBERS!!RECEIVING: Saturday & Sunday, June 20 & 21, 2 – 4 pm at the Flinn GalleryELIGIBILITY: Greenwich Art Society (GAS) M…

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Art and Cultural Trip To Cuba!

September 29-October 6, 2015 A People-to-People Artistic and Cultural Exchange Program Cuba, a subject of mystery, fascination, and deliberation for decades, has been forbidden to American travelers - until recently. The Greenwich Arts Society, in …

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