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Sneak Peek: New Members Show 2023! 

By Alison Kane on January 7, 2023

  The Copley Society of Art is excited to announce that our New Members Show 2023 is opening on January 12th! This upcoming exhibition showcases the artists reviewed and accepted by the Membership Committee in 2022. CoSo’s new members represent diverse styles, media and techniques. In this month’s blog, Co|So shares 4 pieces as a […]

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All Roads Lead to Co|So

By Alison Kane on December 8, 2022

Happy holidays to all! At Co|So we are in the swing of the holiday season due to our annual Holiday Small Works Show. This year we had an unprecedented number of submissions, over 350 artworks in vary styles and mediums are now on display. With so many incredible and different pieces, we wanted to highlight […]

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Co|So Artists Find Inspiration in the Impressionists

By Caroline Browne on July 1, 2022

On Tuesday June 28th members of Boston’s art community gathered at the Park Plaza Castle for a special viewing of Immersive Monet & The Impressionists, and an artist panel featuring four accomplished Copley Society artist members. With projective displays of Monet’s water lilies, Degas’ graceful dancers, Cassatt’s fair women, and Renoir’s bathers, this exhibition brings […]

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A Look at Horizons

By admin on June 1, 2022

Written by: Vivian van Stolk The Copley Society of Art looks to new horizons in this year’s Summer Members Show. Our artists exhibit a variety of interpretations in the form of horizons, indicating how they shape us through opportunity and looking ahead.  Inspiration came from many places here in Boston, from depictions of local fisherman, […]

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Awards of Merit in Small Works: Encounter New England

By Caroline Browne on May 6, 2022

The Copley Society of Art recognizes exceptional pieces from our Small Works exhibitions with Awards of Merit. Co|So’s Art Committee grants Awards of Merit to ten works of art that demonstrate exceptional presentation, technique, composition, and style. Awards of Merit truly reflect the effort, talent, and skill of our artist members and we are proud […]

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Memories of Residency Escapades

By Caroline Browne on April 22, 2022

Fellows Exhibition: September Escapades celebrates seven Copley Society artists in residence from both the Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown and the Charles Family Foundation Residency on Cape Ann. This week’s blog highlights our fellows’ interpretations of their surroundings during residency and their reflections of their experiences. During the artist’s month-long residency on the North […]

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Interview with Carey L. Vose

By Caroline Browne on March 18, 2022

Pictured: Carey L. Vose, Gallery Director of Vose Galleries In this week’s blog we are delighted to feature an interview with the director of Vose Galleries and juror of awards for Co|So’s 2022 Winter Members Show, Carey L. Vose. Carey is the sixth generation of her family to lead the gallery, joining her parents Abbot […]

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Setting Sail with Holiday Small Works

By Caroline Browne on December 18, 2021

Written by Caroline Browne As the temperature drops and the days become shorter, the Copley Society of Art radiates warmth and light from the beautiful depictions of warmer weather and seaside subjects that are hanging in this year’s Holiday Small Works show! There are many pieces currently on view that remind us of warmer and […]

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Bountiful Blooms in Holiday Small Works

By Caroline Browne on December 11, 2021

Written by Caroline Browne Winter is fast approaching, but we guarantee you’ll feel warm and cozy viewing the wonderful blooming treasures in our annual holiday show! Through a variety of mediums and stylistic approaches, Co|So Artist Members have captured florals of all shapes and sizes. In this week’s blog, Co|So highlights five pieces from our […]

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Scenes of Boston Inspire Holiday Small Works

By Caroline Browne on November 18, 2021

Written by Caroline Browne Located on the beloved Newbury Street in the historic Copley Square, The Copley Society of Art is proud of its Boston roots. Full of art, culture, and picturesque scenery, it is no wonder that many of our Boston-based artists tend to find artistic inspiration from the city itself. From architecture to […]

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