The New England Watercolor Society
Welcome to the New England Watercolor Society (NEWS), one of the oldest and most prestigious watercolor societies in America. NEWS was founded in 1885 as the Boston Watercolor Society. Past members include Childe Hassam, John Singer Sargent, and honorary member Andrew Wyeth. Membership has grown from the thirteen founding members to nearly 200 signature members from every New England state. Please click on any link to learn more about our history, exhibitions, and membership opportunities.
Submissions are now open for the 2016 North American Open Show
September 25 – October 29, 2016.
Download the prospectus.
Deadline for entry July 28. Apply online at Smarter Entry. See the Shows page for more details.