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Advisory Commission on Arts and Culture

The Advisory Commission on Arts and Culture is focused on the identification, expansion, and promotion of the arts, culture, and artistic features throughout the City of Pawtucket.

City Hall Art Gallery

The City Hall Art Gallery was established by the Commission in 2015 with the goal of the bringing artwork into publically owned spaces. Shows are rotated three to four times a year and receptions for each show is hosted by the Commission. 

Meeting Dates

The Pawtucket Advisory Commission on Arts and Culture generally meets bi-monthly on the last Monday of month at 5:00pm in the Planning/ Zoning Conference Room, located on the main floor of Pawtucket City Hall. Please check the RI Secretary of State’s website for the next meeting date.

Members

Miriam Plitt - Chair Mimo Gordon Riley

Gina Lisa DiSpirito

Jeannine Chartier
Rich Watrous Isaac Amponsah
Ricardo Pimentel

Jan Brodie

Amy E. Gravell

Staff

Herb Weiss, hweiss@pawtucketri.com

Applications, Forms, and Brochures

Public Art Map:

http://www.experiencepawtucket.org/bVisitbPawtucket/ThingstoDoSee/PawtucketPublicArt/tabid/228/Default.aspx

Call for Photo Contest Theme for 2019 Calendar

  • January 23, 2018
  • Press Release

Leave your creative mark on the 2019 Pawtucket City Calendar. Photo Contest Organizer Patricia S. Zacks and the City of Pawtucket call for suggestions on next year’s theme. According to Zacks,...  Read More >

City Speak
"The birthplace of the American Industrial Revolution, Pawtucket is poised to undergo a 21st century evolution into Rhode Island's premier arts and cultural destination, an ideal community to live, work, play, start a business and raise a family."

- Mayor Donald R. Grebien

New Event

Pawtucket City Hall Extended Hours

  • October 30, 2017
  • Event

Pawtucket City Hall will Extend its Hours to enhance public convenience on the following dates:Thursday, October 19, 2017, 8:30 A.M. to 7:00 P.M.Thursday, November 16, 2017, 8:30 A.M. to 7:00 P....  Read More >