Engaging Art History Presentations

Art For Your Mind strives to create and offer high quality, well researched, engaging presentations to educate, entertain, and inspire its participants.


Contact Info:

Jill Sanford is creator and primary presenter of Art For Your Mind LLC programs.  She holds a Bachelor of Arts cum laude in Art History from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. After an early background in arts administration and graphic design, she now has over 20 years of experience presenting art enrichment with a passion for making art history and art appreciation enjoyable and accessible for people of all ages and backgrounds.  Jill will be happy to speak with you about introducing the Art For Your Mind  experience to your group, school, or business.

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Contact & Program Information

Find Art For Your Mind experiences near you:

Art For Your Mind LLC has been building excitement about the visual arts in the greater Boston and MetroWest areas of Eastern Massachusetts since 2010. We're pleased to announce that presentations are now available in the South Shore and South Coast regions of Massachusetts as well as upper Cape Cod and eastern Rhode Island.

Art For Your Mind LLC

12 Euclid Avenue

Mattapoisett, MA 02739

Email:  jill@artforyourmind.com

Phone: 508-498-2864

Listed below are upcoming programs that are available to the public.

It is advisable to call each location in advance to inquire about availability. 

Most of these locations are free, some have a small fee or ask for a donation.

Thursday, April 11, 2024, Sharon, MA -Famous Impressions

      1:00 PM, Town of Sharon Adult Center, 219 Massapoag Avenue, 781-784-8000

Tuesday, April 16, 2024, Duxbury, MA -Masters of the Dutch Golden Age

      10:00 AM, Duxbury Senior Center, 10 Mayflower Street, 781-934-5774

Tuesday, April 23, 2024, Hanover, MA -Early American Art, Everyday Life

      1:30 PM, Hanover Senior Center, 665 Center Street, 781-924-1913

Wednesday, April 24, Lakeville, MA -Early American Art, Revolutionary Images

      7:00 PM, Lakeville Historical Society, to be held at Lakeville COA, 1 Deer Crossing,

      text or call: 508-942-3398

Wednesday, May 8, 2024, Scituate, MA -The Art of Ancient Greece

      11:00 AM, Scituate Senior Center, 333 First Parish Road, 781-545-8722

Thursday, May 9, 2024, Canton, MA - The Renaissance, Italy's Finest

      1:00 PM, Canton Senior Center, 500 Pleasant Street, 781-828-1323

Note time change below - to begin at 2:00 PM - just this month.

Tuesday, May 14, 2024, Marshfield, MA -Winslow Homer's America

      2:00 PM, Marshfield Senior Center, 230 Webster Street, 781-834-5581

Wednesday, May 15, 2024, Duxbury, MA -Picasso and Cubism

      10:00 AM, Duxbury Senior Center, 10 Mayflower Street, 781-934-5774

Wednesday, May 15, 2024, Somerset, MA - The Visionary Van Gogh

      1:00 PM, Somerset Public Library, 1464 County Street, 508-646-2829

Thursday, May 16, 2024, Tiverton, RI -Early American Art, Western Frontier

      10:15 AM, Tiverton Senior Center, 207 Canonicus Street, 401-625-6790

Thursday, May 16, 2024, Lakeville, MA -Why So Famous?

      2:30 PM, Lakeville Public Library, 4 Precinct Street, 508-947-9028

Tuesday, May 21, 2024, Newport, RI -The Art of America's Unique Regions

      1:00 PM, Edward King House Senior Center, 35 King Street, 401-846-7426

Thursday, May 23, 2024, Middleborough, MA -Landscapes Old and New

      1:00 PM, Middleborough Senior Center, 558 Plymouth Street, 508-946-2490

Tuesday, May 28, 2024, Hanover, MA -Early American Art, Western Frontier

      1:30 PM, Hanover Senior Center, 665 Center Street, 781-924-1913

Wednesday, May 29, 2024, Stoughton, MA -Norman Rockwell Remembered

      1:00 PM, Stoughton Senior Center, 110 Rockland Street, 781-334-8882

Thursday, May 30, 2024, Norfolk, MA - American Art Explored

      10:00 AM, Norfolk Senior Center, 28 Medway Branch, 508-528-4430

                       Check back soon! Additional programs are added frequently.

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