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Chaffee closed until further notice

Chaffee closed until further notice

The Chaffee Art Center will be closed to the public until further notice. All classes and programming is postponed during this time. We will keep everyone updated.  Stay well and thank you for your continued support of the Chaffee! We join other socially conscious businesses and organizations…

Chaffee’s March Artist of the Month

Chaffee’s March Artist of the Month

What do old houses, Joseph Citro’s book covers, and Seven Days have in common? Rutland, Vermont born-and-raised artist Robert Waldo Brunelle Jr. You may know his work from any number of places. But his paintings, book illustrations, sculptures, and weekly cartoons for Seven Days only…

Chaffee’s February Artist of the Month

Chaffee’s February Artist of the Month

“Art is a response to life,” Mary Crowley said the first time I met her several years ago. A former art teacher for over 30 years, she believes art is our true first language, beginning with the attempts we make when we’re very young –…

Northern Comforts

Northern Comforts

Rutland, VT:  The Chaffee Art Center, Your Center for Creativity, invites the community to our Northern Comforts Exhibit Opening Reception on Friday, February 21st from 5pm to 7pm.  Mingle with artists and the community, while enjoying delicious food tastings, punch, wine and live music.  There is no charge…