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See artist in action creating beautiful paintings on-site

If you love Rockport or are new to Rockport, its a great place to visit. David, the artist, is... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
jenny2659
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Boston, Massachusetts
Absolutely Wonderful

My family and I consider it our good fortune that we wandered into David's studio during our most... read more

Reviewed September 14, 2018
aswml
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Santa Monica, CA
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A visit to The Art of David Arsenault Gallery in the heart of Rockport offers you a timeless interpretation of the Cape Ann experience. Colorful, peaceful scenes of Rockport, Gloucester, and more, along with unique perspectives on our world, leave...more
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

If you love Rockport or are new to Rockport, its a great place to visit. David, the artist, is warm and engaging and can share the stories behind his paintings. He has a great eye for light and shadow (reminiscent of Hopper). His paintings reflect...More

Thank jenny2659
David A, Owner at The Art of David Arsenault, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear jenny2659, Thanks very much for a great review. I'm happy to know that you enjoyed your visit, and I look forward to your next! All the Best, David

Reviewed September 14, 2018

My family and I consider it our good fortune that we wandered into David's studio during our most recent visit to Rockport. We were drawn to many of his paintings, and having the opportunity to meet and talk with the artist was a bonus. David...More

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David A, Owner at The Art of David Arsenault, responded to this reviewResponded September 15, 2018

Dear aswml, Thank you very much for the excellent review and kind words! I very much enjoyed your visits and our conversations—exactly the kind that I hoped for in opening my gallery. It's always a privilege to know that my work is loved, moreover when...More

Reviewed August 2, 2018

My family has come to Cape Ann for 14 summers and always make Rockport part of our trip. I found David's shop 3 years ago and bought my first piece from him. I absolutely love his work as it represents what we love about the...More

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David A, Owner at The Art of David Arsenault, responded to this reviewResponded August 3, 2018

mwhipple2018, Thank you for the high praise! Know that it is a pleasure having you and your family in the gallery, and a privilege to share my work with you. It's great knowing that images of our beautiful seaside town live in the state of...More

Reviewed July 30, 2018

We have come to Cape Ann every year for the past 25 years and it feels like 'our home away from home'. Our first stop in Rockport is David Arsenault's studio. David is not only a superb artist but a really, really nice person. Since...More

Thank TorontoLady46
David A, Owner at The Art of David Arsenault, responded to this reviewResponded July 31, 2018

TorontoLady46, Thank you for your wonderful review and continued support for my art! Your love of Rockport is clearly evident, and it's my pleasure and privilege to help you enjoy it at home until you can again experience it in person. I look forward to...More

Reviewed July 25, 2018

I was not familiar with David Arsenault when I walked into his gallery in Rockport. I enjoyed talking with him and viewing his original paintings and giclee prints. I would definitely recommend a visit to his gallery if you are in the area!

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David A, Owner at The Art of David Arsenault, responded to this reviewResponded July 26, 2018

THANK YOU, wmcleve, both for visiting and for your review! David

Reviewed July 25, 2018

David was a pleasure to converse with and extremely talented. He and his wife moved to Rockport after a visit to the area, and his work shows his love for Cape Ann and other New England areas. As a lover of Block Island and a...More

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David A, Owner at The Art of David Arsenault, responded to this reviewResponded July 26, 2018

root7116, I very much appreciate what you have written! The privilege of being an artist is the opportunity to connect to another thinking, feeling human being through color, form, and imagery. Your words are exactly the kind that this artist is deeply grateful to read....More

Reviewed March 13, 2018

David's artwork is captivating and beautiful. He is also very humble and very pleasant. We loved Rockport and when we visit again, will be sure to stop at David's studio.

Thank LynneLisa
David A, Owner at The Art of David Arsenault, responded to this reviewResponded March 15, 2018

LynneLisa, Thank you for the wonderful review! I look forward to seeing you both the next time you're in town. My Best, David

Reviewed October 28, 2017

If you love Cape Ann/the North Shore, and you want its essence captured on canvas, David Arsenault is the artist for you. We have his painting of Straitsmouth Island hanging in our home, and the compliments never cease. Which is nice to hear, but the...More

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David A, Owner at The Art of David Arsenault, responded to this reviewResponded October 30, 2017

William M, Thank you for the very generous review! It's a real pleasure when my work is appreciated as much as it is by you. And it's a true privilege to live in Rockport and immerse ourselves—my wife Sue and I—in a place that is...More

Reviewed August 4, 2017 via mobile

I have been coming to Rockport for 25 years and have seen many artworks of Cape Ann but none compare. He captures the genuine beauty and uniqueness that make Rockport the gem that it is. His love of the town is evident in his work....More

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David A, Owner at The Art of David Arsenault, responded to this reviewResponded August 5, 2017

Priscilla, I really appreciate your very generous words! It's a privilege to live and work in this great town. And it's made more special when meeting and sharing my work with someone like you! Thank you once again for acquiring one of my works, and...More

Reviewed July 30, 2017

Beautiful artwork, great little shop in terrific location! Gorgeous work. The kind of artwork I would love for my home!

Thank southpaw702
David A, Owner at The Art of David Arsenault, responded to this reviewResponded August 5, 2017

southpaw702, Thank you very much for taking the time to post a review. Your words are very much appreciated! Regards, David

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