ASRA Events

Information that may be of interest to our members and the general public.

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Current Events

June 22 through September 23, 2018

North Shore Railroad Artists

Wenhem Museum
132 Main Street
Wenham, MA 01984
978/468-2377, ext. 113

Open to the public Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.; Thursday, 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Featuring fourteen pieces by three artists, eight of them by local artist Richard Symmes, plus four by Bob Frascella and two by the late Caroline Schilliber. Shown here is Symmes' "Arriving Salem, Massachusetts," an 11" x 14" work executed using color pencils.

Arriving Salem, Massachusetts/Richard Symmes


May 7 through June 30, 2018

Summer Salon - Group Exhibition
Roger Watt

Anthony Brunelli Fine Arts
186 State Street
Binghamton, NY 13901

Open to the public first Friday, 6:00 to 9:00 p.m., and every Saturday, Noon to 4:00 p.m.

The 2018 Summer Season Salon Group Exhibition includes seven remarkable works in graphite by Society Founding Member Roget Watt, two of which depict railroad topics.

Old #1/Roger Watt


Past Events

November 11 through December 18, 2017

Always a Railroad Town (Grafton, West Virginia)
Courtesy of Chris Oldham

Gallery Place
140 West Main Street
Wardensville, West Virginia

Open to the public Friday and Sunday, Noon to 6:00 p.m. and Saturday, Noon to 8:00 p.m.

Featuring seventeen works by fourteen artists that portray aspects of railroading in West Virginia, each framed in genuine West Virginia hardwood.  The exhibit is accompanied by an O-scale model railroad with Christmas tree, a la the Christmas Holiday in many homes, by railroad memorabilia, and train-themed ornaments in the gift shop.

Always a Railroad Town/Chris Oldham


October 31 through November 26, 2017

Traveler's Sketchbook
Paintings and Graphics by George C. Clark

Three Crowns Park Gallery
2323 McDaniel Avenue
Evanston, IL 60201

Open to the public Monday through Saturday, 9:00 a.m to 5:00 p.m., and Sunday, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Artist's Reception: November 2, 4:00 to 6:00 p.m.

A one-person exhibit featuring works the artist describes as "mostly small, mostly drawn or painted on-site art that I make as a record of my travels." Subjects range from Clark's back yard to the back roads of Europe, and include watercolors done at the Illinois Railway Museum and the Nevada Northern Railway Museum.