Lyme Art Association

What's New at the Lyme Art Association

You are invited to the Opening Reception! Friday, April 25th, 6-8pm.

93rd Annual Elected Artist Exhibition

Generously sponsored by


You are invited to the Swing for Art Golf Tournament!

When: Monday, May 19th, 2014

Please join us for the Lyme Art Association's first Swing for Art Golf Tournament at the Old Lyme Country Club.  Enjoy three ways to participate: play golf, attend the cocktail party, and/or be a sponsor.

The event will be a fun and relaxing nine-hole tournament for men and women at any playing level, followed by cocktails and hearty hours d'oeuvres.

For more information, and to register, please click here.

Thank you to our sponsors!

Cocktail Party Sponsor: Guilford Savings Bank

Chair Massage Sponsor: Vitality Spa

Lyme-Old Lyme Education Foundation Lecture

Richard Conniff, writer and lecturer on wildlife, human behavior, and travel, will speak about his book, Swimming with Piranhas at Feeding Time: My Life Doing Dumb Stuff with Animals.

Sunday, April 27, 2014 Time: 5:30 pm Location: Lyme Art Association 90 Lyme St, Old Lyme, CT 06371

Wine and light hors d'oeuvres to be served. Cost: $10 for LAA members $12 for non-members. Call the LAA to make reservations: (860) 434-7802.


You're invited!

Join the LAA's newest group of artists, the Lyme Street Writers! This moderated, weekly workshop begins February 5th, 2014 at 7pm and continues weekly. Only $10 per month for members, $20 non-members. Workshop your fiction, creative non-fiction, memoir, and poetry on a weekly basis! No stories or poems about cats.

What better way to further your writing than meeting with your peers around the Platt Table in the South Gallery? Email or call (860) 434-7802 to register or for more info. This group will be limited to 12 participants on a first-come basis. We hope you join us!



To continue as champions of great representational art, we need your help.

Your Annual Fund contribution goes directly to maintaining our historic gallery, staff, utilities, and other necessities that make our exhibitions and educational programs possible.

Your support keeps our gallery open.

About the Lyme Art Association

The Lyme Art Association is a vibrant art center with a gallery where professional as well as developing artists mount major exhibitions throughout the year.

We also have a busy schedule of affordable art classes and workshops. Visit the historic Lyme Art Association on your next visit to Old Lyme CT where art lives!

Current Exhibition

93rd Annual Elected Artist Exhibition

93rd Annual Elected Artist Exhibition

April 18–June 1, 2014

In the Spotlight

Yoga at the LAA!

Yoga at the LAA!

Thursday evenings, 6:30-8:00

Click here for more info.


The View from Lyme Street

The Lyme Art Association now has its very own Tumblr! Our first post is a spotlight on Jamie LaFleur's painting, Hay, from our Contemporary Look exhibition, and our second is a spotlight on Lynda Adato's Brooklyn Skyline, from Pulled and Pressed.