Regular hours

Tuesday thru Saturday 11-5.



Additional hours for our special events.

If the flags are out... we are in!

8 studios with a street-side gallery and a back door gallery.

An amazing 2500 sq. ft. space filled with local paintings, abstract art, illustration, watercolor, assemblage, metal & wire industrial quilts.

We look small from the front, but our building is 100 feet deep!

We are located between Portsmouth, NH & Newburyport, MA an hour north of Boston (a great day trip for Exeter shopping, dining, & plenty of things to do.)

Fine art for sale. Artist exhibits. Color.

Community events. Garden events.


120 Front Street Exeter NH 03833


Art Up Front Street is Exeter's first collective of working artists' studios.

We are painters, designers, assemblage artists, photographers, digital artists, adornment makers, and creatives.

We just celebrated our 5th year! 

We make art... and we exhibit & sell art from our fabulous 2500 sq. ft. art space. We organize events, art workshops, and painting demos.

Regular hours:

Tuesday - Saturday 11-5

2 LARGE EVENTS each year:


SPRING OPEN STUDIOS, the first full weekend in MAY

2 days, Saturday - Sunday 10-4 each day


FALL OPEN STUDIOS the first full weekend in November (this year Nov 5+6, 2022)

2 days, Saturday - Sunday 10-4 each day.

FREE PARKING on-street (as well as off-street in the left side rear lot).

PLUS an outdoor garden just behind our parking lot.


Take a peek inside a working studio ...

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We were featured December 7, 2020, WMUR TV Channel 9.

Thank you NH Chronicle for all you do for our state and communities. 

A quick trip off 95 ~ just south of Portsmouth and north of Newburyport ~ only 53 miles north of Boston.

Only a few blocks from the DownEaster Train, we are in a walkable neighborhood with quaint streets and charming local businesses:

Enna Chocolate,    Exeter Bowling Lanes (candle pin bowling - yes, really! - plus outdoor beer garden),     Charlie's Ice Cream (in season),     Lux Hair Studio,     Cam's Antiques and My Girlfriend's Boutique Vintage (Fridays-Saturdays),   Dodge's Agway (where you can get birdseed & garden plants) and Epoch Gastropub. And on the edge of town, our friends at The Word Barn!


Contact | Rose Bryant  | | 603.418.6286