Founded in 1896, Rhode Island Watercolor Society (RIWS) is one of the oldest watercolor organizations in America. With over 300 members, RIWS provides artists and the general public the opportunity to view, purchase, exhibit, and learn about water media art. 

RIWS offers classes, workshops, and demonstrations by nationally and regionally acclaimed artists.


The Gallery will be CLOSED 

Sunday, February 19. 

We apologize for any inconvenience.


January 22 - February 24

New Artist & Signature Member Show - Main Gallery & Library

Associate Member Show - Classroom Gallery

Drop Off: January 11 - 18

Opening Reception: Sunday, January 22 2-4pm

Pickup: April 1 - 7

March 5 - March 31

Member Group Show - Main Gallery & Library, Classroom Gallery

Opening Reception: Sunday, April 5        2 - 4pm


Click HERE for pages 1 and 4

Click HERE for pages 2 and 3

Click HERE to download past Newsletters

Our Sponsors

our sponsors


Rhode Island Watercolor Society
Slater Memorial Park
831 Armistice Blvd
Pawtucket, RI 02861

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Gallery Hours


Wednesday - Saturday  10am - 4pm Sunday 12pm - 4pm


 Monday-Tuesday & Holidays

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