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We are a community of painters, graphic designers, printmakers, dancers, actors, sculptors, photographers, architects, performance artists, media artists, musicians, interior designers, furniture makers, industrial designers, glass artists, jewelry makers, clock and violin restorers, ceramists, mixed-media fabricators, lighting designers, textile designers and fiber artists. You can contact us here.
163 Exchange Street

Morris Nathanson, Artist
GVC, Business Consultants
Northeast Design Group, Graphic Design
Chris Voccaro, Photographer
Figmints, Digital Marketing
Leslie Hirst, Artist
Dana Siles, Photographer
Small Pleasures, Floral Design

161 Exchange Street

Fuzion Design, Product and Graphic Design
LLB Architects, Architects
Hollester Interiors, Interior Design
Robin Bowman, Artist
Colorfast, Textile Design and Printing
Wozny/Barbar Associates, Engineering

10 Exchange Court

Toba Weintraub, Artist
Pamela Hughes, Graphic Designer
Claudia Middendorf, Graphic Designer
Silvia Acosta, Architect
Susan Dowling, Film/video Producer
Brian O'Hea, Jewelry Designer
Carlos Hatch, Jewelry Designer
Richard Rose, Graphic Designer
Julie Rose, Lighting Designer
Sara Balderi, Textile Designer
Phil Angileri, Industrial Designer
Joan Hausrath, Artist and Curator
Ronnie Golden Engle, Artist
Matthew Ivan Cherry, Artist and Arts Administrator
Judith Tolnick Champa, Art Consultant and Curator
Karen Rand Anderson, Artist

190 Exchange Street

Mirror Image, Screen Printing
Anthony Abu, Photographer
Tucker Densley, Maker and Restorer of Violins
Zachary S. Martin, Restorer of Violins

172 Exchange Street

Moentenich Photography
Twill a Girl, Dance
Providence Tango, Dance
The Rhody Center, Dance
Sarah Nehama, Jewelry Designer/Maker
Up2, Clothing Designers
Build Pawtucket
Event Space

65 - 68 Blackstone Avenue

Mad Dog Artist Studios, Member Art Studios - 40 artists
Mad Dog Cafe
Motif Magazine, Event Publication
Studio 9, shared creative workspace
Tracy Glover Glass
Fight 2, Fitness Boxing
Orange Square Graphics
Burbage Theater

80 - 84 Fountain Street

V.F. Wolf, Artist
Classic Group, Display Fabricators
Jess Regelson, Artist
Sandra Basile, Artist
Wendyll Brown, Artist
Kirsten Lamb, Artist
Barbara Owen, Artist
Milisa Galazzi, Artist
Calisa Designs, Jewelry Makers
Focus Vision Media, Communications Media
Patti Doyle Communications, Public Relations
Grathwol Design, Product and Graphic Design
Steve Medeiros, Architect
Rui Duarte Design, Architect
Axion Media Lab, Digital Media
RSVP Modeling Agency, Professional Agency
Shawn Kenney, Artist
Alexa Raniuk, Artist
Linchpin, Media Marketing
Sharon Cutts, Artist
Emma Hogarth, Artist
Meredith Wolfe, Artist
Katrina Norman, Artist
Cindy Swanson, Artist
Natasha Brooks, Artist
Ocean State Maker Mill, Member Workshop
Silvia Acosta, Artist
Daryl Rabidoux, Musician
Steve Easton, Glass Artist
Lisa Perez, Artist
Max van Pelt, Artist
Sandra Erbacher, Photographer
Eddie Villanueva, Artist
David Rose, Photographer
Myke Yeager, Photographer
Colleen Vandeventer, Artist
Bayne Peterson, Artist
Heather MacPherson, Artist
Brigham Brough, Artist, Musician, Carpenter
Eamon Brown, Artist, Musician, Carpenter
David Witbeck, Artist
Deborah Kelley, Artist
44th Paralell, Photography Studio
Cathrine Hood, Artist
Providence Word and Thought, Editor/Author
Burkett Designs


Ten31, Performance Production Company


Morris Nathanson is a painter, sculptor and printmaker who also has had a career as the owner of a highly sucessful hospitality design firm.

Professor emerita from Bridgewater State University, Joan Hausrath is a printmaker who creates hand-pulled prints employing non-toxic materials and processes.


Small Pleasures is a full service floral boutique with a creative design team that makes unique and beautiful arrangements for every occasion.

Mad Dog Cafe, located on the Blackstone River, will open mid-September, 2016. The cafe will feature locally roasted coffee, light breakfast fare and wholesome lunches in a welcoming, fresh and comfortable atmosphere. 


Pamela Hughes is a graphic designer and President of the Armory Arts District neighborhood group.

Exchange Street Open Studios (XOS) is a two-day, annual event held in September in conjunction with the Pawtucket Arts Festival.



In 2013 the city of Pawtucket awarded the Armory Arts District a $40,000 grant for banners and landscape beautification in the neighborhood.

The Pawtucket Foundation is a non-profit advocate and catalyst for downtown, riverfront and transportation gateway enhancements within the City of Pawtucket. 


Mad Dog Artist Studios is a members' studio providing artists with workspace, tools and equipment. The gallery showcases the work of members and local artists.

Herb Weiss is the economic and cultural affairs officer for the City of Pawtucket. He is author of Taking Charge - Collected Stories of Aging Boldly and regularly writes on aging, health care, and medical issues.



Fuzion Design leverages their strategic and design expertise to help clients create successful products and brand experiences.