Chestnut Hill Square is Looking for Local Artists to Feature in Virtual Exhibition #HappyDistraction

Submissions Open through June 7, 2020

CHESTNUT HILL, MASSACHUSETTS (May 2020) - Chestnut Hill Square is calling local artists to submit a photograph of their artwork (painting, photograph, drawing, sculpture) to include in a virtual exhibition entitled #HappyDistraction. Artists can submit an Instagram ready photograph with a one sentence description, representing moments of hope, light and color that have inspired them during this challenging time. Selected artists’ works will be featured on Chestnut Hill Square’s social media pages and website. Visit to submit work.

“We invite local artists to submit their most joyful works to #HappyDistraction,” says Rebekah Macchia, Marketing Director for Chestnut Hill Square. “We are excited to share these uplifting pieces in a specially curated virtual gallery,” she adds.


Chestnut Hill Square
Chestnut Hill Square is an exciting lifestyle destination on Route 9 in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts that features such popular shops and restaurants as Massachusetts’ first Serena & Lily, Anthropologie/BHLDN, Free People, Athleta, francesca’s and Paper Source, Seasons 52, The Capital Grille, sweetgreen, Oath Pizza and Starbucks. Wegmans and Wegmans Wine, Liquor & Beer provide customers with the area’s best grocery shopping, while Equinox, Precision Running Lab by Equinox, SoulCycle, drybar and Lunette Optic offer sought-after fitness and beauty options. Chestnut Hill Square’s Medical Office Building includes Beth Israel Deaconess HealthCare-Chestnut Hill and eight other medical offices. Chestnut Hill Square is a project of New England Development. For more information, visit


New England Development
For over forty years, New England Development has taken a creative, entrepreneurial approach to real estate development and management - delivering and sustaining successful projects across a wide range of property types. These projects transform complex challenges into preferred locations, generate long-term value to communities, afford compelling opportunities for local and national businesses, and offer sought-after experiences to a wide range of consumers. The company is acclaimed for creating some of the country's most widely-recognized and successful regional centers, as well as multifaceted developments that combine retail, residential, hotel, and office uses. Outlet centers, high-end and street-front retail, airport retail, golf courses, restaurants, and marinas round out New England Development's robust portfolio.