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Location: The Cultural Center at Rocky Neck, 6 Wonson Street, Gloucester, MA

Dates: March 23 - April 23, 2023

Opening Reception: Saturday, March 25, 4 - 6 PM

Gallery Hours: Thursday-Sunday, Noon - 5 PM

Gloucester MA— Don’t miss Part 2 of ROCKY NECK NOW 2023, the highly anticipated annual Rocky Neck Art Colony (RNAC) members show! In commemoration of Gloucester’s 400+ and RNAC’s 50th anniversary as a non-profit organization, members were invited to reflect on the past, assess the present through the lens of history and look to the future with fresh eyes. The resulting exhibition, divided into two parts, showcases the work of 73 artists that demonstrates where they have been, are now or are headed in their practice. Each show presents a wide range of artistic interpretations with representational, abstract and expressive styles in all media.

This second part of the exhibition runs for five weeks, and will include work by 39 member artists in the Cultural Center at Rocky Neck’s two galleries, Thursday through Sunday, from noon to 5 PM and online at

The Artists

Exhibiting in the second show: Meredith Anderson, Lisa Angelini-Adams, Claire Bean, Robert Bent, Elizabeth Bish, Paula Borsetti, Jennifer Brown, Mike Cangemi, Matt Cegelis, Michele Champion, Yhanna Coffin, Alev Danis, Terry Del Percio, Maria Denjongpa, Cheryl Dyment, Cindy Efinger, Seth Goldfine, Dina Gomery, Nancy Gorman, Leslie Heffron, Ann Lafferty, Maria Malatesta, Carmela Martin, Roy McCauley, Elizabeth A. McLindon, Vanessa Michalak, Ed Mowrey, Brian Murphy, R. D. Murphy, John Nedosko, Jenny Pivor, Joyce Roessler, Katherine Richmond, Kathy Roberts, Judy Robinson-Cox, Tom Robinson-Cox, Helen Tory, Suellen Wedmore, Jodi Wright.

Special Events

The public is invited to celebrate the creativity of RNAC artists at the opening reception on Saturday, March 25, from 4 to 6 PM. View the art, meet the artists and enjoy light refreshments, drink and ever-lively conversation


For additional public programs accompanying this exhibition, consult and the websites for details and updates.

The Rocky Neck Art Colony (RNAC) was founded in the mid-19th century and incorporated as a 501(c)(3) in 1973. With the creation of the Cultural Center at Rocky Neck in 2012, RNAC programs are reaching a wider demographic as the visual arts focus is expanding to include more diverse cultural and educational offerings. The Cultural Center is located at 6 Wonson Street, Gloucester, MA 01930. For more information, visit

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