Warm–Up at Co|So!

By Anastasya Pena on December 19, 2019

As the temperature drops and the days become shorter, the Copley Society of Art radiates warmth and light from the beautiful depictions of warm weather and nature that are hanging in the Holiday Small Works 2019 show! There are many pieces currently on view that remind us of warmer and longer days, but continue reading […]


4 Ways Co|So Celebrated 140 Years

By Anastasya Pena on December 13, 2019

 First: Copley Masters Show             Did you know that the Copley Society of Art was formerly known as the Boston Art Students Association? Alice Spencer Tinkham and H. Winthrop Pierce (who was the first president) founded the Boston Art Students Association after they graduated from the Boston Museum School. Today we know the Boston Museum […]


Awards of Merit in Holiday Small Works

By Anastasya Pena on December 5, 2019

The Copley Society of Art grants Awards of Merit to works of art that demonstrate exceptional presentation, technique, composition and style. There are a total of ten small works in the Holiday Small Works Show that have received awards of merit. In this week’s blog post we have highlighted four of those works, continue reading […]


Highlights from the Copley Masters Show

By Michelle Musili on November 6, 2019

For the past month, the Copley Society of Art has had the Copley Masters show on view. The show is a collection of works from artists who have achieved the title of Copley Master by participating and receiving awards in various Co|So shows. The show features works from artists in multiple disciplines and is a […]


Five Quick Questions with Sergio Roffo

By Michelle Musili on October 30, 2019

In celebration of the Copley Masters show we currently have on view in the Upper Gallery, we’re getting to know more about the master, Sergio Roffo through 5 quick questions. In today’s blog the artist tells us about how he decided to become an artist, his love for John Singer Sargent, and more!   1. […]


Five Quick Questions with Ellen Granter

By Michelle Musili on October 17, 2019

In celebration of the new exhibitions we have on view at Co|So, we have a series of artist interviews throughout the next few weeks. Today, Ellen Granter, a Copley Master, tells us about her career as a graphic designer, how she knows that she’s done with a piece, and more. 1. When did you decide […]


Sneak Peak at the Copley Masters Show!

By Michelle Musili on October 12, 2019

Beginning October 17, Co|So’s Copley Masters show will be on view in the Upper Gallery. The show will features 30 nationally-recognized Copley artist members who, as a result of their artistic excellence, have achieved the status of Copley Master. From landscapes to figurative, architecture and still-lifes, the exhibition provides viewers an opportunity to consider masterly […]


Cool Off at Co|So

By Paige Roehrig on July 11, 2019

The weather this week has proved that Summer is in full swing in Boston. The hot season will beckon blistering days for weeks to come. Sometimes, the best way to cool off is a trip to the beach, a dip in the pool or, a trip to Co|So where you can immerse yourself in the […]


A Sneak Peek at the Summer Members Show

By Paige Roehrig on June 29, 2019

As Beatrice Dauge’s solo show comes to a close in the Upper Gallery we eagerly get ready for the next exhibition, ReVision, juried by Erin R. Corrales-Diaz, Curator of American Art at the Worcester Art Museum. The show will feature artworks ranging in styles from abstract to academic realism, and in mediums from watercolor to […]


Escape to Maine

By Paige Roehrig on June 20, 2019

Take a trip through the unparalleled rocky coastline of Maine with Copley Artist, Nicholas Read. The artist’s solo show, Focus: Paintings Along the Maine Coast, will have you leaving the rainy days behind as you envision yourself relaxing along the Atlantic coastline. Nicholas Read, CA, Black Head, Monhegan Island, Maine, oil on board, 8” x […]