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BenchArt Spotlight: Rutland Moose Lodge 1122

BenchArt Spotlight: Rutland Moose Lodge 1122

Check out this recently installed work of art! Titled “Hang Loose with the Moose,” this bench by local artist Christine Foster was sponsored by the Rutland Moose Lodge 1122 and will be permanently placed . See the other BenchART

Chaffee in the News: “Multicultural at Rutland’s Chaffee: Work by Pievy Polyte and Alan Jacobs”

Chaffee in the News: “Multicultural at Rutland’s Chaffee: Work by Pievy Polyte and Alan Jacobs”

View original article by the Rutland Herald By Janelle Faignant Arts Correspondent You’ll see it as soon as you walk in the door. The contrast between two artists who use bold color in vastly different ways. In one room, Pierrevy Polyte’s sun-kissed scenery and sense 

BenchART Spotlight: Anonymous

BenchART Spotlight: Anonymous

Check out this recently installed work of art! Titled “Organics,” this bench by local artist Rachel Spitzer-Firliet was sponsored anonymously and is permanently placed in Main Street Park. See the other BenchART

Chaffee Art Center presents 61st Annual Art in the Park

Chaffee Art Center presents 61st Annual Art in the Park

Chaffee Art Center’s 61st Annual Art in the Park Summer Festival will take place August 13 & 14 in Rutland’s Main Street Park at the Junction of Routes 4 & 7. Juried fine artists, craftspeople, and specialty food producers will be featured.  Rounding out the festival 

New Exhibit: Cultural Mosaic opens Friday

New Exhibit: Cultural Mosaic opens Friday

Rutland, VT: The Chaffee Art Center, Your Center for Creativity, invites the community to the opening reception of our new exhibit Cultural Mosaic on Friday, July 29th from 5pm to 7pm. Stop by for delicious Haitian Blue Artisan Coffee, wine, music, art, poetry and great company.  

WARNING: Art in the Park Scam Alert!

WARNING: Art in the Park Scam Alert!

We have had two calls today about the pictured post. THIS IS FALSE. The Chaffee Art Center has organized Art in the Park Summer Festival for 61 years. Do not send them money. Contact [email protected]

Blooming’ 4 Good for the Chaffee!

Blooming’ 4 Good for the Chaffee!

Bloomin’ 4 Good Program! A Program to Benefit Rutland Area Art Association — Chaffee Art CenterSupporting Our Local Community. One Bouquet at a Time. We are thrilled to announce the Bloomin’ 4 Good Program, a program from Hannaford that works to give back in our local communities. In this 

What’s happening at the Chaffee

Check out this short video about the Chaffee and what’s been going on. You’ll want to check out the Gallery Shoppe for yourself!

Sign up now for our Summer Camps!

Sign up now for our Summer Camps!

Sign up online now at https://chaffeeartcenter.square.site/Or, download the forms here. Creative Play Dates: June 27–July 1Time: 9am–NoonAges: 6–12Cost: $125 Explore the world of theater and imagination through games and stories! Campers will spend the week learning about movement, voice control, character creation, and more. This camp ends with