Gallery Night October Wickenden Loop Details

Gallery Night October Wickenden Loop Details

The Wickenden Neighborhood Loop
Thursday October 15th, 5-9pm

Hop on the Wickenden Loop bus during Gallery Night Providence and visit galleries, attend lectures and celebrate the rich cultural life of the capital city in our neighborhood!

Guest Guide Tour: The Guest Guide for October is Ann Galligan and the tour theme is The Art Professional. Meet at the New Information Center at One Regency Plaza at 6PM. Preview various professions in the arts with Ann Galligan.

About Ann Galligan: Dr. Ann Galligan is an associate professor and co-op coordinator for the Department of Art + Design at Northeastern University in Boston, MA. Previously, she served as a Senior Associate Scholar at the Center for Arts and Culture in Washington, D.C. Her research interests are in the fields of cultural policy, arts education and cultural planning. She is the author of numerous articles and chapters on these topics, and serves as lead executive editor of The Journal of Arts Management, Law, and Society and consulting editor for the Creative Industries Journal. She holds a B.A. in English from Brown University, and a master’s degree in communication and a doctorate in History of Education with an emphasis on arts and education policy from Columbia University. She has conducted funded research for the National Endowment for the Arts, the Pew Charitable Trusts, the American Assembly and the Irvine Foundation. For the past ten years, she has worked on multiple projects in partnership with the Rhode Island State Council on the Arts, the Massachusetts Cultural Council and the New England Foundation for the Arts. She was responsible for drafting the Arts and Cultural Plan for the city of Providence, RI and drafting a comprehensive cultural plan for Pawtucket, RI. Dr. Galligan has acted as a consultant for a number of arts and cultural organizations, including The New York City Ballet, The Metropolitan Museum of Arts, Dance Umbrella, and WNET. In addition, she has acted as project evaluator for the Boston Public Schools, the Everett Dance Theatre, Centercity Contemporary Arts, New Urban Arts, and Dance Umbrella.

Wickenden Loop Raffle: Our raffle prize is a gift certificate to Utrecht Art Supplies!

Galleries on the Wickenden Loop
Bert Gallery at Corliss Landing – 401.751.2628
Gallery Belleau – 401.454.5277
John Brown House Museum – 401.273.7507 x60
The Peaceable Kingdom – 401.351.3472
Launch at The Gail Cahalan Gallery & home of Andrea Valentini Gallery – 401.467.7104