Rocky neck artist colony


On the North Shore ocean side along a picturesque rocky coast in an inlet of Gloucester, Massachusetts harbor, it was founded more than 200 years ago and claims to be America's oldest working art colony. In the 'colony' are about 30 galleries that sell paintings, photographs, crafts, and even home-made candles. The artists work in back rooms and are usually available and eager to talk with guests about their creations and work. Many of the restaurants offer water-front tables, such as The Studio, where you can sit out on a patio and look at the ships and boating activity. In addition to artists, the Colony organization has business and other community members. The goal is to promote free expression of the arts and celebrate the culture of Rocky Neck through residencies, workshops and exhibitions. Artist participants have included Milton Avery, Edward Hopper, John Sloan, and Childe Hassam. Source:

Your data and time are valuable. There's a new web browser that considers your time and security as a top priority.

Download Brave Browser For Free!

Brave uses the latest in blockchain technology.

This ensures a higher quality and more secure experience. Learn more about this fantastic breakthrough.

Loads Content Up To 8X Faster

Because Brave blocks unwanted tracking scripts that run in the background, your browsing speed will be unparalleled.

Ultimate in Privacy & Security

Brave fights malware and prevents tracking, keeping your information safe and secure.