Rockport Art Community
Rockport is a thriving artist community and has been ranked as one of the Top 10 Artist Colonies nationwide by Coastal Living Magazine. Take a stroll around Rockport and find out what makes Rockport a destination for artists.
There is the iconic Rockport Center for the Arts. “This non-profit organization has been instrumental in keeping the art scene alive in our community since its inception in 1969. Boasting three spectacular galleries, the center is not a museum but rather a place where both artists and those who just appreciate art can gather, view local art, participate in a workshop or just spend a leisurely afternoon getting inspiration from the gallery.
Rockport Center for the Arts is also hosting to the annual Rockport Art Festival that showcases nationally recognized and award-winning artists and plays host to more than 10,000 over the July 4th weekend each year. Now in its 46th year, the festival continues to draw visitors to the area all while supporting the art community.”