Art in August 2022 Gala Reception

Submitted by Council Chair on

All are invited to the gala reception to inaugurate Winchester's 20th annual Art in August festival, held at the Griffin Museum of Photography, 67 Shore Road, on Thursday, August 4, 2022, from 7–8:30 p.m.

All are invited, free admission.Wine and light appetizers will be served.

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Come meet the artists who are exhibiting in locations throughout the town, the merchants who generously donate space in their shops and windows, state and town leaders, Winchester Cultural Council members,  Cultural District Partnership members, and local grant recipients, as well as other town residents and business owners.

We are celebrating not just the return of this month-long festival of art in the shops of our downtown Cultural District, but also the growing number of cultural opportunities throughout our town - including the Photoville displays that can be seen in multiple locations, the sidewalk photograph “stickers” commemorating the 30th anniversary of the Griffin Museum of Photography, the Photosynthesis program of Winchester High School student work, and new exhibits at Shore Road/Skilling Road bridge, plus musical performances that started with Porchfest in June and will continue this summer on the Common, at the Griffin Museum, at Wright Locke Farm, and elsewhere.

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