SMFA Art Sale


SMFA's celebrated annual sale has become a destination for art collectors and for those who simply love art.

With thousands of works on a changing rotation, priced by the artists and sold to benefit student scholarships, the SMFA Art Sale is your opportunity to discover the exceptional caliber of work produced by SMFA students, alumni, faculty, and affiliated artists, and to take home a masterpiece of your very own.

2016 Online Registration dates
Saturday, October 1 through Monday, October 31, 2016

New and existing participants, please register online for this year's Art Sale.

Submission FAQ
Preparing Work 

Please Note: Works may not be registered at drop-offs. If you have not pre-registered your work online, you will not be allowed to submit your work to the sale.

Public Hours

Thursday, November 17  from 10am-8pm – public opening from 5pm-8pm
Friday, November 18 from 10am-8pm
Saturday, November 19 from 10am-8pm
Sunday, November 20 from 10am-5pm

How to be involved in 2016

Volunteer! The Sale couldn't happen without the help of our many volunteers and a dedicated planning committee. If you are interested in getting involved, contact us at

Sponsor! More than 4,000 people attend the Sale in just one short week. Sponsorship is an exceptional way to gain visibility for your company. If you are interested in becoming a corporate sponsor or individual supporter contact Paul Kotakis at or 617-627-0036.

Join SMFA Medici! Members receive an invitation to a private preview of the SMFA Art Sale before the doors open to the general public. To be one of the first people to shop at this acclaimed annual event, join SMFA Medici today!

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Press inquiries, contact Paul Kotakis.