Where artists gather and explore
Next Regular Meeting: February 22, 7pm
Artist of the Month
Congratulations to Jenn White for being selected as the Methuen Artist of the Month for March 2016.
Welcome Rob Crooker,
Get to know us
Looking for an art-based group in the Merrimack Valley? Please join us: 7pm on the 3rd Wednesday of each month Sept. to June at
Nevins Retirement Home in Methuen, MA.
Founded in 1998, the Arts Institute Group of the Merrimack Valley, Inc. is comprised of many diverse artists from northern Massachusetts and southern New Hampshire enjoying several mediums at all skill levels and age groups.
To organize artistic endeavors through education, exhibitions, programs, and as an outlet for artists to assemble.
Please join us in this effort and together we will make sure that which is so much a part of our inner beings will be nourished. We learn and experience from the past, the arts are part of history, the present is what we should act on and the future is our hope.
We, ourselves being part of creation, have the power to create. Through this powerful outlet, we realize ourselves. From the Arts we learn so much, our heritage, history, and especially who we are. The arts are a very powerful teaching language, a language to be learned. We all benefit from children to adults regardless of social status.
The AIGMV Fine Art Show and Scholarship Fundraising Sale is just around the corner. If you haven’t already, it’s time to start creating pieces to enter into this show that will run from October 21 – 31. The theme for this year’s show is Dreams. The show’s downloadable postcard and artist application PDFs can be found […]
Sadly, I share the news that Phil DiPaolo, a long time member of our group, has passed away. Please see the obituary about his wonderful life here: Philip John DiPaolo Obituary Posted by AIGMV on behalf of David Jones
Welcome back! It’s been a busy summer preparing the 2015-16 AIGMV calendar. Here’s a few exciting items to help launch the new season: the upcoming three months’ demonstrators are now scheduled and locked in; excitement is building for our upcoming “AIGMV Art in the Library Show” in October 2015; Janice Jones has preregistered our AIGMV […]
Our annual fundraising Show and Sale at Nevins Memorial Library in 2014 was successful in raising funds for or group’s scholarship fund. We are distressed to report, however, that the First Prize Watercolor painting,”A Day at the Beach” by Joanne Donovan, was stolen. If you ever see this painting, please do the right thing and […]