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Robert Cardinal Studio & Gallery 54 Shore Rd. North Truro 508.487.1167 www.robertcardinal.com Kiley Court Gallery 445 Commercial St. Provincetown 508.487.4496
THANASSI GALLERY Art in the Center of Town
Thanassi, Robert Douglas Hunter, Mary Holton, Linda Lee, Charles Tersolo, Jo達o de Brito, Richard MacCormack, Monr端d Becker, Paul Crimi, Mark Ruddy, Kurt Walters, Vcevy, Strekalovsky, Stephen Silver, Steven Knight, Leslie Berenson, Peg Reynolds, Brian Adgate, Ruth KJaer, Taki Skaperdas, Vasso Trellis, Deborah Hope Colligan EARLY WORKS BY:
Henry Hensche, Ross Moffett, John Whorf, Charles Heinz, Sol Wilson, Helen Sawyer, Sam Barber, Charles Hawthorne
234 Commercial Street ThanassiGallery.com 508 487 0233
leslie berenson Thanassi Gallery
234 Commercial Street
508 487 0233
elana baZiZ Diane brawarSky Sally broPHy gileS ForD Conny HatCH Jo Hay DUnCan JoHnSon tamiko kawata lorraine la Pointe Dave laro DeboraH martin CHerie mittentHal marian rotH Helen SHUlman mike ware take a nUmber by Dave laro, 28x30
366 CommerCial Street ProvinCetown ma 02657 508.487.1132 / 617.893.0110 kobaltgallery.Com
SKY POWER, The Poet's Train, 2012, oil on canvas, 36 x 48"
Berta Walker G A L L E R Y
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208 Bradford Street Provincetown, MA 02657 East end of Town near Howland Street, AMPLE PARKING 508-487-6411 www.BertaWalkerGallery.com
Voted “Best Gallery” on Cape & Islands 2012 Cape Cod A-List
A. Paul Filiberto R. Longley
230 Commercial Street Provincetown, MA 508.487.4200 cortilegallery.com
359 Commerical Street, Provincetown MA 508.413.9758 bakkerproject.com firstname.lastname@example.org
James R. Bakker
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Bao Lede Silent, oil on canvas, 32" x 56"
TA O W AT E R G A L L E R Y 352 Commercial Street, Provincetown 508-487-8880
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letter from the publisher Art Guide turns ten—quite a feat to those who have been privy to the manic machinations taking place behind the curtain. Begun as a labor of love, continued, at times, as an act of lunacy, it has nonetheless brought joy as colors come together in the wee hours of the morning and galleries’ and artists’ lives weave in and out of its pages through the years. Art, whether brutal or beautiful, is a transcendence, an inspiration. It is a lovely escape from pain or the commonplace, a blunt reminder to pay attention. It engages the spirit and intellect to the extent one allows, telling different stories to different people. For this special tenth anniversary edition, Art Guide invited an array of writers with connections to Provincetown to select a favorite painting by an Outer Cape artist, a piece that has inspired them. We asked them to share, through their engagement with the work, the story it told. Many thanks to all who have made Provincetown Art Guide a success, in particular my former designer, Marisa Chrystene, and my present designers, Sarah Rainwater and Sarah Verity, my miraculous and remarkably patient printer, J.S McCarthy, and everyone who has participated in and contributed to the guide throughout the years. May the art on these pages continue to be an inspiration to all.
Vollian Burr Rann (American 1897-1956 ) oil on board 19 x 24 in. dated 1923. Private Collection
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Words on Pictures by m ichael CUNNINGHAM 16, oona PATRICK 32, ann WOOD 57, cynthia HUNTINGTON 62, patricia ZUR 68, mark PROTOSEVICH 88 Original Painting by Christopher Sousa
Adam Peck Ichor 12" x 12"
1 A GALLERY 192 Commercial Street | 508.274.8298 | agalleryart.com firstname.lastname@example.org | facebook/twitter: /agalleryart Paintings, sculpture, photography, fine art prints, artist’s books & more from Cape Cod, American & International artists. New Solo shows weekly. Friday night openings for new & established artists. Artist’s videos shown in the solo gallery. Showing in 2013: Donald Beal, Jamie Casertano, Kathy Cotter, Eileen Counihan, Steve Desroches, Peter Donnelly, John DiMestico, M P Landis, Olga Manosalves, Paquale Natale, Adam Peck, Marian Peck, Christopher Sousa & Harry Wicks. See our ever-changing “Visiting Artists Wall.”
424 Commercial Street | 508.487.4424 email@example.com | albertmerolagallery.com
Robert Morgan Guys Boating 12" x 12"
For over 25 years, the Albert Merola Gallery has been one of the primary venues for contemporary and historically significant Provincetown related art. David Armstrong, Richard Baker, James Balla, Paul Bowen, Fritz Bultman, Ann Chernow, Donna Flax, Pat de Groot, Jacqueline Humphries, Cary S. Leibowitz/Candyass, Irene Lipton, Michael Mazur, Jack Pierson, Duane Slick, Tabitha Vevers, John Waters, Helen Miranda Wilson, William Wood, Timothy Woodman, Frank Yamrus, Picasso ceramics and fine prints.
3 ALDEN GALLERY 423 Commercial Street | 508.487.4230 | open year round, daily during season | firstname.lastname@example.org | aldengallery.com An accomplished contemporary collection of work by artists with a variety of approaches, both representational and abstract, rooted in Provincetown traditions. Shows of new work are scheduled from May 17 through late September (with opening receptions on Friday evening), featuring our gallery artists: Ed Christie, Kevin Cyr, Cathleen Daley, Alice Denison, Joerg Dressler, Robert Glisson, Raúl Gonzalez III, Paul Kelly, Catherine McCarthy, Robert Morgan, Mark Palmer, Linda Reedy, Mike Wright, and Laurence Young.
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T. Woodman Matisse’s Red Studio 2012
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D O N A L D B E A L JA M I ECA S ER TA N O K AT H YC OT T ER EI L E
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192 commercial street provincetown, ma 02657 agalleryart.com facebook+twitter.com/agalleryart
Unicorns are wooed by the virgin ac/paper
4 ALICE BROCK STUDIO & GALLERY 69 Commercial Street | 508.487.2127 | open weekends and by chance or appointment | alicebrock.com This front parlor gallery features the work of Alice Brock. Besides being the real Alice of “Alice‘s Restaurant,” she is also an artist and author. Her gallery is located in the far West End of town, just before the West End Parking Lot. Her work includes original paintings, prints, posters, autographed books and her one-of-a-kind painted beach stones. Check out her new T-shirts. Be sure to visit her website to see more Alice artwork. Visit the gallery and meet the real thing.
5 AMP: ART MARKET PROVINCETOWN + 14INCHES GALLERY 148 Commercial Street | 508.413.9090 | 646.298.9258 artmarketprovincetown.com | open May-Nov & by appt.
Thomas Antonelli acrylic on canvas
A ‘live’ contemporary gallery dedicated to multi-disciplined work by visual, conceptual, performance artists, writers, video & film makers. Introducing ‘+14inches gallery’ for small formats. Works by Ayott, Bermingham, Bernstein, Sherman Bishop, Bonder, Bourne, Camper, Cappotto, del Mar, Dorff, Dunham, Ellyn, Hadden, Kapplow, Krisa, Lyon, Marks, Marlow, Miller, Moller, Moon, Moser, Orhon, Overton, Schnee, Sesow, Smiley, Swartz, Taylor, Vaid, Valla, Welitoff, West, Winn & Wulf. In addition, ‘Dead Drop’, an autonomous art/concept.
6 ANTONELLI GIARDELLI GALLERY 416 Commercial Street | 508.487.9693 | daily in season: 11-6 and 8-10, off season: Fri-Mon 12-5 and by appointment Our 30th Season. Featuring the Paintings of Thomas Antonelli. Provincetown Resident of 38 Years.
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7 BERTA WALKER GALLERY 208 Bradford Street | 508.487.6411 | daily 11-6 & by appt. email@example.com | bertawalkergallery.com Provincetownâ€™s premier art gallery representing Varujan Boghosian, Romolo Del Deo, Salvatore Del Deo, Ed Giobbi, Elspeth Halvorsen, Robert Henry, Brenda Horowitz, Penelope Jencks, Judyth Katz, John Kearney, Anne MacAdam, Danielle Mailer, Erna Partoll, Sky Power, Blair Resika, Paul Resika, Selina Trieff, Peter Watts, Murray Zimiles. Provincetown Masters: Chaffee, Hartley, Knaths, Lazzell, Moffett, Weinrich. Estates: Gilbert Franklin, Dimitri Hadzi, Hans Hofmann, Herman Maril, Nancy Whorf.
8 BLUE GALLERY Paul Wisotzky Hippy Tumbler Set
389 Commercial Street | 508.413.9490 bluegalleryprovincetown.com Blue Gallery is a fine craft destination. Home to more than 35 artist makers from the United States including many local and regional artists. Decorative and functional handmade works crafted from a variety of materials including wood, metal, glass, leather, fabric, paper, clay and repurposed materials. The gallery is home to Blueberry Lane Pottery, the functional porcelain and stoneware pottery of gallery owner Paul Wisotzky. Artist demonstrations held weekly through the summer. 373 Commercial Street | 508.487.4994 | bowersockgallery.com Representing regional and nationally known artists across New England, with artists who are members of The Guild of Boston Artists, Copley Society of Art, and National Sculpture Society. Featuring fine art highlighted for both the contemporary, modern, abstract and classic collector. Works on display include: portrait, landscape, still life, figurative, sculpture, nude, realism, and encaustic works in a wide range of styles. Visit us also at our Mount Dora, Florida location.
Jayne Adams Alabaster Shades 16" x 12"
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John Dowd (American 1960 - ) Blue Hour, Corn Hill oil on linen 30" x 24" 2007
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I have three artworks by John Dowd. It doesn’t feel like enough. I’m not generally greedy about art. No, that isn’t true – I am greedy about art. All the more so because I have a number of friends who produce marvels of various kinds, and nothing makes me happier than buying art from my friends. John’s work, however, inspires a particularly acute feeling of acquisitiveness, not only because it’s beautiful but because, more than any Provincetown artist I know, he pays proper homage to one of the Outer Cape’s most vital and stunning aspects: its constant changes of light and mood; the ever-shifting nature of its essential mysteries (at one moment it’s all sweetness and irony and generosity, at another it’s vacant and yearning and bereft); its propensity to swing from the glittery raucousness of summer to a winter quietude that feels centuries old – a settled silence that will still pervade after the parties are over, after most of the celebrants have moved on. While I love all John’s paintings, I’m particularly swoony about the nocturnal ones, like Blue Hour, Corn Hill.
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That’s due, in part, to the fact that Provincetown and Truro at night are probably the Provincetown and Truro I love most ardently. I’ve been smitten, for almost thirty years now, with the slightly shrouded quality that settles in after sunset; the veil of silence that makes the lapping of the bay and the oboe-note of the foghorn more audible; the ways in which the constellations are answered by lighted windows, by streetlamps, by the occasional mini-star of a pedi-cab light, approaching from the depths of the East End. Blue Hour, Corn Hill is, as well, the perfect embodiment of John’s ability to portray what I can only call the inhabited emptiness that haunts Provincetown and Truro so much of the time. In John’s paintings, there’s always evidence of human presence (note the single lit-up window in the painting), but there are never any actual figures. As depicted in John’s art, we who come to the Outer Cape are ever so slightly ghostly. We’re there, but not wholly – not essentially – in our fleshly forms. We shed lights. We send curls of smoke up through chimneys. We are not, however – not in the world John depicts – parading around in our summer clothes. We’re not shopping or strolling or hanging out in front of Spiritus. John’s work is sometimes compared to that of Edward Hopper. I mean no disrespect to Hopper when I say that although surface similarities do 2013 Provincetown Art Guide | 17
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exist, Hopper’s paintings are for the most part about the sorrow that attends human beings as we live in a world more beautiful than we are. When Hopper painted the Cape, he tended to give us a woman looking wistfully out a window at the landscape beyond the glass, or an elderly man sitting disconsolately at his gas station, or a rather unhappy-looking couple huddled together on a porch.
Blue Hour, Corn Hill speaks to that compelling, slightly disquieting fact. The living world is transient. One naturally yearns for immortality, but there’s a terrible beauty in transience as well, and transience is, after all, the fundamental human condition. Few places in the world remind us of our ephemerality as gently but insistently as does the Outer Cape: its summer aspect of rampant fruitfulness; its crystalline winter silence; and all the days and seasons that pass between the two.
I am not, I hasten to add, in any way opposed to the depiction, in paint, of what Freud called ordinary human unhappiness. I don’t require cheerfulness in art. If anything, I’m suspicious of cheerfulness in art. John’s paintings aren’t cheerful, certainly not in the pejorative sense. They aren’t in any way trivial, or condescendingly “uplifting.” They’re suffused with a rinsing and lovely melancholy. We – we humans, I mean – are very much present in John’s paintings, but we’re ephemeral. There’s a sense that we’re here, for now. We’re inside these houses. We may be making dinner for people we love, we may be paralyzed by loneliness; we may occupy those rooms in any number of conditions. And yet, no matter how we spend our hours and days within, the houses will still be there after we’ve departed. We’re just visiting. We’re dreams the houses are having, as they go about their own ongoing existence; as they live the way trees do, at a pace too slow for the eye to perceive. 18 | provincetownartguide.com
Blue Hour, Corn Hill offers evidence of both Capes – their fecundity, and their slumber. Not to mention their tenacity. This is, after all, one scrappy and durable little finger of sand. Our children’s children will illuminate that same window. We matter. Of course we matter. But the Cape matters in a way that transcends our taking of shelter there, even if we do so for decades. John captures the subvert life of the seemingly inanimate. He gives us, in his paintings, the life we’ve been granted, and gives us as well the world that will continue after we’re gone. Michael Cunningham is the author of Land’s End: A Walk Through Provincetown. His most recent novels are The Hours, Specimen Days, and By Nightfall.
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D. Confar Chuck Can Always Find a Sunny Day
10 CASTLE HILL GALLERY Truro Center for the Arts | 10 Meetinghouse Road, Truro 508.349.7511 | firstname.lastname@example.org | castlehill.org July 2–12, opening July 3: 3 Woman: Susan Lyman, Amy Sanders, Hannah Niswonger. July 16–26, opening July 18: A Figure Show: Daphne Confar, Adam Lowenbein, Elaine Smollin. July 30–August 9, opening August 1: Auction Preview Show. August 13–23, opening 15: 4 Great Printmakers: Dorothy Cochran, Sarah Riley, Rhoda Rosenberg, Eileen Wagner. August 27–September 6, opening September 5: Joan Snyder & Stella Chasteen. September 9–22, opening September 19: Ken Kewley & Stuart Shils.
432 Commercial Street | 508.487.3611 daily 11-5, Fri and Sat 11-8 | cbgallery.net The Home of Contemporary Provincetown Art. Established in 1994 to offer affordable fine art, the gallery represents artists who have a strong tie to Provincetown’s artistic heritage. Showcasing: Katherine Baltivik’s colorful, bold, graphic oils on maple wood and copper; Tim Campbell’s folk art; Al Cave’s figurative male works; Paul Cezanne’s photography; & Andrea Sawyer’s oils of Provincetown. The sculpture garden includes granite work by Craig Berube-Gray. Artistowned and operated. Come take home a piece of Provincetown art.
Cortile Gallery exterior
12 CORTILE GALLERY 230 Commercial Street | 508.487.4200 | open year round: in season, daily; off season, weekends | cortilegallery.com Located in one of Provincetown’s centrally located historic buildings, Cortile Gallery offers a diverse collection of contemporary local, regional and international artwork. The collection includes paintings, woodcuts, white line, ceramic, glass, sculpture, metalwork, photography, drawings, watercolor, construction art and jewelry on two gallery levels. One may also visit and view artwork of working artists at the Cortile Gallery Artist Studios.
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Baltivik Connected oil/maplewood 20" x 20"
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K AT H ERI N E BA LT I V I K Also showing:
sculpture garden: craig berube-gray tim campbell al cave paul cezanne andrea sawyer
the charles-baltivik gallery 432 Commercial Street, Provincetown
KILEY COURT GALLERY
Matteo Caloiaro Julian Cardinal Robert Cardinal Michael Davis Ann Hartley Francine Huot Steve Kennedy Joan Cobb Marsh Frank Milby John Mulcahy Brooke Olivares Ronald Tinney Robert Thoren Richard Weinstein
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Robert Thoren, Dyer Street, 20”x16” o/c; Matteo Caloiaro Cleanup Time 24”x18” o/c Julian Cardinal, Leaning Nude, 16”x20” o/c
Summer Workshops Running June-September Over 70 workshops offered in a variety of subjects: plein air painting, printmaking, mixed media, and much more. Plus, offerings for kids and teens. Ferol Warthen. Violet, 1969. Color whiteline wood block print. 4 x 3â€? Gift of Gladys Maynard.
Art and Craft: Made in Provincetown Elspeth Halvorsen James Balla Jim Peters Pioneers of Provincetown Ilya and Resia Schor Constantine Manos Photo by Anton Grassl
Provincetown Art Association and Museum
460 Commercial Street www.PAAM.org (508) 487.1750
HILDA NEILY GALLERY plein air paintings by HILDA NEILY
364 C ommercial St. Provincetown, MA
349 Commercial Street | 508.487.1517 spinalepaintingsatdockview.com An intimate waterfront gallery showcasing the work of artist/ owner Roseann Spinale Mark as well as other established and emerging artists in a variety of media and styles. Roseann works primarily with acrylics and mixed media. Her subject matter is inspired from the dunes, forest and beaches of Cape Cod and also includes free spirited figure work inspired by meditation. Featured artists include Doris Hanford, Chris Parris, Peter Turner, Martha Everson and Robert Callahan.
Roseann Spinale Mark oil on canvas
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14 EGELI GALLERY Kirk McBride oil on canvas
382 Commercial St. | 626.695.0551 | 12-4 / 7-10 | egeligallery.com Featuring work by contemporary American Impressionists and leading figurative painters, includingartists John Clayton, Stephen Griffin, Tim Bell, Joanette Egeli, Cedric Egeli, John Ebersberger, Margaret McWethy, Rick Casali, Kevin McNamara, Abigail McBride, Chris Alvarez, Logan Hagege, Ignat Ignatov, Eric Merrell, Shane Wolf, Stephen Early and Arthur Egeli. They are realistic painters influenced by Provincetown painters such as Charles Hawthorne and Henry Hensche, and inspired by this great art colony on our peninsula.
397 Commercial Street | 508.487.6700 t/f | 888.304.ARTS email@example.com | erndengallery.com Ernden Fine Art Gallery is a cutting edge gallery in Provincetown exhibiting Modern and Contemporary paintings, sculptures and photography featuring a group of creative artists committed to presenting fine art in a setting that is appealing and inviting. Our list of artists is as follows: Madeliene Abling, Ernie Bynum, Richard Cloutier, Joanne Dugan, Milisa Galazzi, Lilla Grant, George Hirose, Takahiro Maruno, Elisabeth Pearl, Dan Rupe, and Les Seifer.
Bynum Untitled BY10311 o/c 36" x 35"
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Sandra Dooley, “Intimidad,” 2012
Contempor ary Cuban art
357 Commercial Street Provincetown, MA 02657 (508) 487-2822
460 Harrison Avenue Boston, MA 02118 (617) 292-2822
CARMEN MIRANDA 24”x24”
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I m p u l s e A r t G A l l e ry 188 Commercial Street 508.487.1154 Presenting paintings and artworks of over 180 American artists.
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KYLE RINGQUIST GALLERY 349 Commercial Street PROVINCETOWN (Waterside, down walkway) 508.776.5360 kyleringquistgallery.com Paintings by Kyle Ringquist
3 Groups acrylic/plexiglas 24” x 60” 2013
Garden Pot acrylic/plexiglas 72” x 42” commissioned 2013
Blue Blossom acrylic/plexiglas 18” x 20” 2012
347 Commercial St. | 508.237.3080 | open daily 10am-11pm www.evaul.com | firstname.lastname@example.org
New Landscape watercolor/penicil 10" x 8"
A working studio and solo gallery for Bill Evaul, a leading proponent of the Provincetown Print or White-Line Woodcut. Featuring an ever changing exhibit of Evaul's original woodcuts from 2 inch miniatures to the world's largest at over 6 ft. & related oils, watercolors, charcoals and prints. See artist demonstrations. Private classes, workshops offered. Reproduction prints available. Also home to William Harper Associates, offering USPAP Certified Fine Art Appraisals, rare art books & secondary market American art.
Evaul Amis des Vin (detail) white-line woodcut
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17 FOUR ELEVEN STUDIO 411 Commercial Street | 617.905.7432 | fourelevenstudio.com Founded by artist Liz Carney in 2011, Four Eleven provides a new platform for guest curated shows including painting, sculpture, new media and performance works. Exhibiting works that explore process and visual form ranging from representational paintings and abstract paintings in the Provincetown tradition to works with more culturally critical content, Four Eleven offers a dynamic gallery program. For fifty years, 411 Commercial Street in Provincetown has been a studio & residence for many artists in the Outer Cape. Today it evokes a feeling of old Provincetown.
357 Commercial Street | 508.487.CUBA (2822) LaGaleriaCubana.com New England’s most comprehensive collection of contemporary Cuban art offering rarely seen works by both internationally renowned and emerging artists currently living in Cuba. Artists represented include Edel Bordón, Sandra Dooley, Orestes Gaulhiac, Eduardo Guerra, Isolina Limonta and Luis Rodríguez NOA. Galería Cubana showcases paintings, prints and drawings that encapsulate the cultural depth, aesthetic diversity and political edge unique to Cuban art.
Edel Bordón Despedida (The Farewell) 2013
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J. Papandreas Like Mind (detail) 2005
19 GALLERY VOYEUR 444 Commercial Street | 508.487.3678 | open mid-May-Oct. call for daily and fall/winter hours | email@example.com voy-art.com Step into another world in a gallery unlike any other in Provincetown. Featuring paintings by Johniene Papandreas, emotionally provocative works of sensuality and mystery that will take your breath away. In the East End Gallery District by the Provincetown Art Association Museum.
162 Commercial Street | 617.834.5262 | daily 11-3, 7-10 weekends off season | garymarottafineart.com g-1 offers established and emerging contemporary artists with a focus on painting, photography, and works on paper. Exhibiting new work by gallery artists & introducing new talents. New in 2013: Milton H. Green: photography of Marilyn Monroe; New York artist Michele Francis: mixed media works, and Frank Malafronte: mixed media paintings of Provincetown. Recent works by: Luis Cruz Azaceta, Katy Bisby, Andrew Moore, Manuel Pardo, Segundo Planes, and Maggie Simonelli.
Last Light oil on canvas 40" x 24"
21 H ILDA NEILY GALLERY 364 Commercial Street | 508.487.6300 | 727.743.6393 Open May-Oct and by appointment | hildaneilygallery.com Featuring plein air oil paintings by Hilda Neily. An accomplished student of Henry Hensche and master teacher at the Cape School of Art, Neily continues to contribute to Provincetown’s historic legacy of plein air Impressionism following in the schools 100 plus year tradition through her landscapes, seascapes, outdoor and North light still lives. New in 2013: a series of paintings depicting her recalled visual experiences of Provincetown’s Inspirational Seashore and Landscape. Receptions Friday evenings July & August.
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photo: Milton H. Greene © Joshua Greene 2013
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The museum staff kept pointing out Charles W. Hawthorne’s His First Voyage to me; I thought it was a hint that I would do well to get out of town.
words on pictures I was the youngest volunteer the Provincetown Heritage Museum had ever had. For two summers when I was in my early twenties, I sat at the museum’s admission desk in the chilly foyer for a few hours a week. The museum filled the former Methodist church that has since become the new Provincetown Public Library. The desk took up the left-hand side of the room. Directly across from it hung my company for the summer: Ross Moffett’s Plowing amid the Dunes. Moffett’s teacher Hawthorne’s His First Voyage dominated the space above the doorway leading to the next room. Both were there only temporarily.
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My shifts in the museum were very quiet. The smell of cut grass, mixed with smoke from the caretaker’s cigar, drifted inside to where I sat. I followed First Voyage Boy’s blue gaze, which seemed to burn through the door of the museum and down to the harbor. I knew the look; the kid was already gone. But it was Plowing amid the
Dunes that weighed on me. I found the title bitterly funny—what kind of people would even try to farm in the midst of sand dunes? Oh, right, I thought, my people. My whaling and fishing ancestors were Methodist-convert Portuguese, Patrícios who had changed their name to Patrick, and a few Provincetown Yankees going back 200 years. My parents had made their living here, too, selling salvage and surplus for decades. Even as I dreamed of moving to New York like a summer person, I couldn’t help imagining my relatives’ lives as I sat alone in the silence of their former church. I examined the staircase to my left. Congregation after congregation walking together to the upstairs pews had worn the steps down in uneven patterns—I saw tiny hollows, bays, and tidal pools near the centers of the soft wood steps. These seem to have since been sanded out during the library renovations. I longed for the sound of footsteps as I stared at Moffett’s painting. Moffett often included one spot of bold color, usually red or orange, in his scenes—but in this painting this is subdued. While a characteristic strip of light green defines part of the field, reds are limited to the muted burgundy of one farmer’s jacket, and the slightly brighter red stripe in the white horse’s collar. The sea is far out of sight, and the scene, unlike so many others, is more about the work than the dunes—inspired, perhaps, by the family farm in Clearfield, Iowa, that Moffett left behind. I thought, this is an artist who understands winter here.
Something disturbed me about the painting. I looked at the outline of the fearsome all-black horse behind the white one. I followed the long dark furrow that connects the horses to the farmers and cuts through the foreground. Then I figured it out. The bright white horse, with all its detail, coexists in the same plane with the dim, nearly faceless farmer at the plow in the foreground. Both farmers seem to work in a shadow all their own, a shadow that I decided could not be fully explained. Not long after I volunteered in the museum, a friend brought my parents a photograph from the early 1960s. It was the oldest photograph of the two of them together that I had ever seen; they were on a date soon after they’d met. The photo was taken at an opening at the former Chrysler Art Museum—in the same church building where I spent that summer with Plowing amid the Dunes. The photographer captured my mother and father standing in front of one of the paintings on display. The background was murky, and it took me a minute to recognize the painting. But then I saw it all—those looming dunes, the familiar field, the straining horses pulling their way out of the scene, and the bent backs of the two farmers. Oona Patrick is a Provincetown native who now lives in Brooklyn. Her nonfiction has appeared in a number of journals and books, and she works on the DISQUIET International Literary Program in Lisbon, Portugal.
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24 Pearl Street | 508.487.9960 | firstname.lastname@example.org | fawc.org Throughout the year, the Hudson D. Walker Gallery at the Fine Arts Work Center offers dynamic, thought-provoking exhibitions, featuring the work of the Work Center’s Fellows, MFA faculty and candidates, Visual Arts Committee members, and prominent Provincetown artists, of both contemporary and historic acclaim. Exhibitions are free and open to all. Visit www.fawc.org/events for schedule.
432 Commercial Street | 508.487.0915 | open May-Oct hutsongallery.com A unique Provincetown gallery with a rare focus on contemporary abstract artwork from the early to mid-20th century. The gallery represents these regional artists: Al Benkin, Steve Barylick, Michael Fenton, Harry Folsom, Philip Gerstein, Kristen Gossler, Gary Grossman, Erik Laffer, Peter Macara, Gay Malin, Rose Olson, John O’Shea, Michael Page, Melissa Resch, Ellen Rolli, Brian Shafford, William Skerritt, Eleanor Steinadler, Joe Trepiccione and Luanne E Witkowski. Also exhibiting work from modern & contemporary European artists.
24 IMPULSE ART GALLERY 188 Commercial Street | 508.487.1154 | open daily impulseartgallery.com Since 1984, Impulse has offered unique, quality works by local and American artists in paintings, glass, jewelry, and ceramics. Impulse also has Provincetown’s largest selection of kaleidoscopes and marbles. Original paintings are offered by awardwinning artists Robert Farris, Ellen Grandpre, Dennis Lucas, Robert Marcellino, Candice Ronesi and Elizabeth McOsker. 34 | GALLERIES | provincetownartguide.com
Tommy Watkins Vox Populi o/c 36" x 36"
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25 IONA PRINT STUDIO & GALLERY Judy Jalbert pigment ink print
379a Commercial Street | 508.487.7500 | open all seasons ionaprint.com IONA Print Studio and Gallery is an artist owned and operated digital photography and fine art print service that features giclĂŠe prints of photographs by owner, Judy Jalbert. A one-stop shop for scanning, image enhancement, printing and framing for professional and amateur photographers, IONA Print Studio also offers digital photography and imaging workshops, and digital camera accessories and supplies.
359 Commercial Street | 508.413.9758 | bakkerproject.com email@example.com
Joan Cobb Marsh Dune Shack Room o/c
Provincetownâ€™s most eclectic selection of estate antiques and fine arts from the 17th to 21st century. The store specializes in fresh to the market American & European art with an emphasis on the finest paintings and prints created in Provincetown from the early 20th century to present day. Artists include Oliver Chaffee, Charles Hawthorne, Julia Kelly, Blanche Lazzell, Angele Myrer, Susan Tilton Pecora, Hugo Porcaro, Paul Resika, Kathryn Lee Smith, Michael Walden, Ferol Warthen, Agnes Weinrich, and Nancy Whorf.
27 KILEY COURT GALLERY 445 Commercial Street | 508.487.4496 | open year-round firstname.lastname@example.org | kileycourtgallery.com Since 1990, the Kiley Court Gallery has been exhibiting a variety of fine, representational paintings. Artists: Matteo Caloiaro, Julian Cardinal, Robert Cardinal, Michael Davis, Ann Hartley, Francine Huot, Steve Kennedy, Joan Cobb Marsh, Frank Milby, John Mulcahy, Brooke Olivares, Ronald Tinney, Robert Thoren, Richard Weinstein.
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Angele Myrer Hibiscus whiteline woodcut print
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Brooklyn Bridge Series #1
TJ WALTON GALLERY 153 Commercial St. 508.737.6697 tjwaltongallery.com Now showing at Crate & Barrel
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Kyle Ringquist Gold acrylic/plexiglas
Always intriguing and ever inspiring, Kobalt Gallery provides a fresh and lively venue for contemporary art in a variety of media. Representing extraordinary works by artists Sean Flood, Deborah Martin, Lorraine La Pointe, Dave Laro, Elana Baziz, Jo Hay, Duncan Johnson, Sally Brophy, Marian Roth, Mike Ware, Tamiko Kawata, Diane Brawarsky, Helen Shulman, Giles Ford, Cherie Mittenthal, and Conny Hatch.
Sally Brophy Pier Curve photo
366 Commercial Street | 508.487.1132 | summer: 11-10 daily spring/fall: Fri-Sun 11-5 and by appt. | kobaltgallery.com
29 KYLE RINGQUIST GALLERY 349 Commercial Street | 508.776.5360 | open daily kyleringquistgallery.com | email@example.com Provincetown artist Kyle Ringquist is renowned for his reverse paintings on acrylic. Subjects include local seascape, figurative, imaginative florals and still lifes and commissioned works. Located at 349 Commercial down the walkway on the waterside, the space has been both an active studio and gallery for Kyle Ringquist for over a decade. Portraits painted on site. Open seven days a week.
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Larkin Gallery is proud to present new work by Kenneth Hawkey, Lisa Molyneux, Jason Eldredge, Catherine Meeks, Emilie Walker, Neva Hansen, Kay Knight Clarke, Joan Barron, Robert Valois, Frank Muzzy and others. We are especially thrilled to present the until recently long lost paintings and White Line prints by Edith Lake Wilkinson from the early 20th century at a special event during Womenâ€™s Week in October. Friday evening Opening Receptions in season. Open Year-Round.
Kenneth Hawkey Dune Drifts
405 Commercial Street | 508.487.6111 | open year round 9:30-5, evenings in season 7-9:30 | larkingallery.com
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Hadrian 19th c. carved marble bust 22" h
31 L ARRY COLLINS FINE ART 145 Commercial Street #2 | 508.487.6600 | open daily in summer, closed Tuesdays | firstname.lastname@example.org Cape Cod’s premier gallery for fine vintage photography, sculpture and antiques. Works by José Alemany, John Arsenault, James Bidgood, Robert Capa, David Carrino, Larry R. Collins, Samuel Collins, Gaetano D’Agata, Mike Disfarmer, John Dugdale, Charles Ekberg, Vincenzo Galdi, Allen Ginsberg, Lyle Ashton Harris, Jack Kramer, Jack Pierson, Guglielmo Plüschow, George H. Seeley, Michael Stuetz, Wilhelm von Glöeden and others. Vernacular photography, daguerreotypes, tintypes and albumen prints.
427 Commercial Street | 508.487.3788 | lovingerimages.com
J.D. Wiley Afternoon Delight 12" x 12" x 2.5"
Fine art photography by local resident, travel photographer, and workshop instructor Jeff Lovinger. 2013 features large format museum-quality archival photographs and canvases of Cape Cod, Provincetown, Provincelands Dunes, India, Burma, and Asia. Photography workshops available. Encaustic mixed media artist Gurli Lovinger merges art and technology by blending multiple images with a combination of traditional art materials and pigment ink. She features encaustic mixed media paintings that incorporate photography.
33 M AISON DÉCOR GALLERY 368B Commercial Street (Johnson & Arch Streets) 508.487.0444 | email@example.com maisondecorgallery.com A unique hybrid art gallery also featuring interior decoration and home décor. Distinctive contemporary paintings, sculptures, photographs and mixed media by local and nationally known artists, including Janet Bothne, Carmen Cicero, Rosa Empis, Justine Ives, Joshua Dean Wiley, Brian Dunne, Hannah McCormick, & Camille Ives, and Kina Béril. Custom & antique furniture, fine gifts, wedding registry.
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Lovinger Chains on Red photograph
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The Art of Anthony Quinn June 13 – August 25
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Sarah Hinckley Color Field Paintings July 18 – Sept. 8
John Dowd Paintings Sept. 26 – Oct. 27
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Michael McGuire Quiet Cove 30" x 30"
34 MCGUIRE GALLERY 465 Commercial Street | 508.221.0416 | daily 11-5 and 7-10 michaelmcguire.net
Shirts acrylic/panel 30" x 30"
My art evolves from my imagination. The paintings depict compilations of places I have been or seen. Visible are the contours of Provincetown but also the colors and shapes of Isla Mujeres, Mexico. After formal training in sculpture I began to feel a need for color. I paint as I sculpted, building up the surface with layers of paint, giving me the same feeling I get building with clay or plaster, but adding the dimension of color. The use of houses and landscapes allows experimentation with contrasting colors and planes of light.
35 MDV3 GALLERY & STUDIO 142 Commercial Street | 508.241.9454 | firstname.lastname@example.org MDV3 Gallery features the acrylics, collages and large-scale oil paintings of longtime Provincetown-based multi-media artist Michael Robert del Visco.
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Since 1984, the Packard Gallery, family-owned and run, has represented the works of Anne, Cynthia and Leslie Packardâ€“two generations of widely exhibited and collected painters. Anne, a renowned landscape artist, paints simple, sparely-rendered scenes of the Outer Cape and Europe. Cynthia, a gifted colorist, paints abstracts and figurative representations of nudes, children and still lifes. Leslie paints still lifes speaking with the simplicity of pure color and elegant form.
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418 Commercial Street | 508.487.4690 | packardgallery.com Packard Gallery II: 372 Commercial St. | packardprintgallery.com
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382 Commercial Street 508.487.0044 egeligallery.com G this page: Ignat Ignatov Crimson 20" x 16" opposite page, cw left to right: Margaret McWethy The Color of Romance 16" x 12" | Arthur Egeli Checking the Catch 36" x 48" Arthur Egeli Provincetown Beach 24" x 36"
RICE POLAK GALLERY 430 Commercial Street 路 508.487.1052 路 ricepolakgallery.com SNODGRASS
432 Commercial Street | 917.855.4267 | pattydelucagallery.com @PDG432 | email@example.com
Kevin H. Adams Summer Traditions
Welcome to old Cape Cod. Patty DeLuca Gallery welcomes the black sheep of the art world, those working their magic from the margins. One-of-a-kind handmade furniture made from the pier wood of Provincetown. Weâ€™ve Moved.
Cassandra Complex oil on panel
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38 P OST OFFICE GALLERY 38 Shore Road, North Truro Village | 508.487.3111 11-5 daily, year-round and by appt. | postofficegallery.com Post Office Gallery, the longtime Village Post Office in the heart of North Truro, is home to real estate sales leader SeasCape Realty and Post Office Gallery, featuring emerging and established artists. Our roster includes well known local artist Kenneth Hawkey, emerging Boston artist Andrea Chapin, Shianna Kuhn, Virginia artist Kevin H. Adams, Cape artists Bernadette Waystack, Bonnie Brewer, Janet Ryan and others. Opening receptions through season on Sunday afternoons.
39 PROVINCETOWN ART ASSOCIATION AND MUSEUM 460 Commercial Street | 508.487.1750 | paam.org photo: Anton Grassl
PAAM anchors the artistic and cultural life of the Provincetown Art Colony, offering more than 200 annual public events including fine art exhibitions, auctions, workshops, concerts & gallery talks. A growing permanent collection of over 3,000 works of 20th century traditional, abstract expressionist, modernist and contemporary American art provides a foundation for exhibitions throughout the year. 2013 highlights include: Art and Craft: Made in Provincetown, Elspeth Halvorsen, James Balla, Jim Peters, Pioneers of Provincetown, Members 12x12, Ilya and Resia Schor, Constantine Manos.
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11 Charles-Baltivik Gallery 12 Cortile Gallery 13 Dock View Gallery 14 Egeli Gallery 15 Ernden Fine Art Gallery 16 Evaul Studios & Gallery 17 Four Eleven Studio 18 GalerĂa Cubana 19 Gallery Voyeur 20 gary marotta fine art g-1 21 Hilda Neily Gallery
1 A Gallery 2 Albert Merola Gallery 3 Alden Gallery 4 Alice Brock Studio/Gallery 5 AMP: Art Market Provincetown 6 Antonelli Giardelli Gallery 7 Berta Walker Gallery 8 Blue Gallery 9 Bowersock Gallery 10 Castle Hill Gallery
Post Office Gallery 38 Shore Rd N. Truro
22 Hudson D. Walker Gallery 23 Hutson Gallery 24 Impulse Art Gallery 25 Iona Print Studio & Gallery 26 James Bakker Antiques 27 Kiley Court Gallery 28 Kobalt Gallery 29 Kyle Ringquist Gallery 30 Larkin Gallery 31 Larry Collins Fine Art 32 Lovinger Gallery
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33 Maison Décor Gallery 34 McGuire Gallery 35 MDV3 Gallery & Studio 36 Packard Gallery 37 Patty DeLuca Gallery 38 Post Office Gallery 39 Provincetown Art Association and Museum 40 Rice/Polak Gallery 41 Sarah Jessica Fine Arts 42 Simie Maryles Gallery
43 Steve Lyons Art 44 Tao Water Gallery 45 Thanassi Gallery 46 TJ Walton Gallery 47 Trevor Mikula Gallery 48 William-Scott Gallery
52 Loveland Provincetown 53 Small Temptations 54 Vintage in Vogue 55 Yesterday’s Treasures SELECT ADVERTISERS
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SARAH JESSICA FINE ARTS
Lisa Joyce Hill Oil Stephen Brook
Paintings, Original Etchings, Hand Blown Glass & Sculpture by Emerging & Museum Artists
430 Commercial Street | 508.487.1052 | ricepolakgallery.com firstname.lastname@example.org | daily 11-10 | Marla Rice, Director Provincetownâ€™s most comprehensive collection of contemporary art including: paintings, drawings, photography, sculpture and installations. Special exhibitions by artists with international repute include: Abait, Ackerson, Antonova, Arvidson, Augustine, Bradshaw, Bromley, Calkins, Ciccariello, Crocker, Evans, Fabbris, Firmin, Graham, Harvey, Howes-Stevens, Lake, LeBow, Levesque, Liddy, Lilly, Little, Meyer, Peretz, Plaut, Prifti, del Rosario, Roz, Skollar, Snodgrass, Thomas, Triebert, Tyler, Webb, Winfield, and Wolfe.
Patrick Webb Cheating Dennis 32" x 26"
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Terry Rockwood oil
41 SARAH JESSICA FINE ARTS 342 Commercial Street | 508.487.0884 summer hours 11-11, spring/fall 11-6, winter Sat-Sun12-5 email@example.com | sarahjessicafinearts.com Paintings, original etchings, hand blown glass, ceramics and sculpture by emerging & museum artists: Javier Arean, Carol Collette, Renzo Crociara, Peter Dutra, Thomas Hamman, Joan Hayes, Michael Hennessey, Lisa Joyce Hill, Mary Hurst, Willi Kissmer, Leslie Kramer, Marc Leitzel, Joey Mars, Tim Neil, Suzanne Packer, Eleanor Rahim, Terry Rockwood, Kerry Stone, Antoine de Villiers, Daniel Wagner, Alison Wells, Devin Westland & many more.
42 SIMIE MARYLES GALLERY
An artist-owned gallery representing a select group from Provincetown, across the US and Europe in styles ranging from colorful impressionist to classical tonalist to humorous fun. Anne Blair Brown, Kenneth Cadwallader, Stephen Cerceillo, Carol Frances, Franco Fusari, Simie Maryles, Patti Mollica, David Mueller, Roxie Munro, Jane Rosenberg, Richard Rosenblatt, John Brandon Sills and Justin Wood. Directors: Simie Maryles and Moe Van Dereck.
Simie Maryles oil on board
435 Commercial Street | 508.487.7878 | open daily in summer and weekends all winter | simiemaryles.com
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MICHAEL del VISCO
Swell acrylic on panel 60" x 48"
Gallery & Studio
142 Commercial Street
174 Commercial Street | 617.549.1557 | stevelyonsart.com Discover one of Provincetown’s most unique working studios and home of the original Provincetown “Momento Paintings.” Located in the gazebo space in the West End, here you’ll discover a creative haven where Lyons, a long-time resident, is often found creating his hallmark textural art and scenic vistas. Also featured are works of local photographer, Gail Behrik and artists, Peg Reynolds and Mariellen Serena. Lyons’ work is noted for its exceptional composition and color that reflects an old world master’s technique with a contemporary impasto effect. Children welcome.
Water, Herring Cove acrylic, mixed media
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Jiang Peng Brain Wash 13-2 30" x 29"
44 TAO WATER GALLERY 352 Commercial Street | 508.487.8880 | 508.375.0428 summer 11-11 spring/fall 11-5 | taowatergallery.com Featuring Asian contemporary art and leading figures. Over 25 artists from China and USA. Bao Lede, Qin Feng, Ming Jing, Zhang Yu, Li Jin, Zhao Kai Lin, Hai Ri Han, Zhang Jing Sheng, Su Xin Ping, Liu Yue, Luo Fa Hui, Jiang Hai, George Xiong, Duo Ling Huang, Gu Ying Qing, Lin Chun Yan, Ma Lin, Wu Yang, Cao Yang, Liu Ying Zhao, Ma Yuan, Jia Tian Shi, Wang Xiao Song, Pan Yin, Wang Chong Xue, Zhang Xin Wu, Xu Jin, Xue Mo, Li Wang, Zhang Wan, Kou Jiang Hai, Jiang Peng, Xin Men, Soonjin Kim, George Xiong, Duo Ling Huang, Zeng Jian Yong , Zhang Tian Mu.
45 THANASSI GALLERY 234 Commercial Street | 508.487.0233 | thanassigallery.com Thanassi oil on canvas
Art in the center of town. Early works by Hensche, Hawthorne, Moffett, Whorf, Heinz, Wilson, Sawyer & Barber. Works by Thanassi, Robert Douglas Hunter, Mary Holton, Linda Lee, Charles Tersolo, João de Brito, Richard MacCormack, Monrüd Becker, Paul Crimi, Mark Ruddy, Kurt Walters, Stephen Silver, Steven Knight, Leslie Berenson, Brian Adgate, Ruth Kjaer, Taki Skaperdas, Vasso Trellis, Deborah Hope Colligan, Vcevy Strekalovsky, Arpi Nardone, Richard Muccini, Jack Zaner, Thomas Trykowski, Francesco Lovascio di Santis, Sue Kwansick, Molly Hawley.
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Sail Boat with Trawler
46 TJ WALTON GALLERY 153 Commercial Street | 508.737.6697 open 10-8, weekends til 9pm | tjwaltongallery.com Representing established long-time Provincetown artist and “new modern” painter, TJ Walton. Current permanent installations on view at The Red Inn, Saki Restaurant, The Cook Street Inn, Joe Coffee and nationally at Crate and Barrel. TJ, whose work is represented in the permanent collections of the Provincetown Art Association and Museum and the Cape Cod Museum of Art, has garnered a following and strong reputation for being at the forefront of a new movement of self taught artists.
376 Commercial Street | 615.481.7410 firstname.lastname@example.org | trevormikula.com
Chet Jones Flag on a Barn o/c 28" x 32"
Contemporary, engaging paintings. Trevor Mikula Gallery is Provincetown’s newest premier gallery of contemporary palette knife paintings. Trevor’s works bring a touch of whimsy to brighten any space.
48 WILLIAM SCOTT GALLERY 439 Commercial Street | 508.487.4040 | daily 11-10 Director: Brian Galloway | williamscottgallery.com email@example.com Representing local and national contemporary artists, including: John Dowd, Chet Jones, Frederick Brosen, Will Klemm, Daphne Confar, Stephen Coyle, Glenn Daidone, Sandra Jones Campbell, Megan Hinton, Janet Lage, Damon Lehrer, Jane O’Hara, Armando Pedroso, William Ritzi, Kate Ryan, and Gail Spaien.
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Trevor Mikula Just Rosy 30" x 30"
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East End Lane, Provincetown 24" x 36"
john dowd 439 Commercial Street
The William Scott Gallery
CHRISTOPHER SOUSA Pining for the Moon oil/canvas 22" x 28"
192 Commercial Street Provincetown, MA 02657 July 10-16 and August 21-27
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Cortile Artist Studios 193 commercial st provincetown, ma 508.487.4200
A. Paul Filiberto
A small John Mulcahy portrait greets me at the entrance of my Provincetown apartment, coming and going. I look at him all the time. With watch cap perched high atop his head and a long white beard on the other end, his head is elongated. I call the picture a modern form of expressionism – he’s there but it could be someone else. That’s what happens when you paint yourself with a pallet knife, when you know what you’re doing. The left side of his face is a shadow of reds, blues, white and gold. The right side of his face has seen the light with more gold and more white. It’s as if there are two sides of him, it’s as if the two sides make the whole man. To me, this recalls literature. A novelist uses his own life to create characters. He could use his shadowy self to form the antagonist. He could use his self-less self to form the protagonist. But, really, that’s much too simple for a great artist. Lines are not so clearly drawn in literature, in art or in life. I’m attracted to this specific nameless painting, perhaps, because it’s not so clean. The only lines found in it are made with a knife.
words on pictures John Mulcahy (American 1931-2012) John by John oil on wood block 5" x 4.25" 2010
Then, I flip the picture over. There’s a wire crudely attached to the block of wood, with masking tape twisted to protect both ends. Scotch-taped underneath is slice of paper on which “John By John 2010” is handwritten. A self-sticking return address label with his Wellfleet address printed on it is near the bottom. He lived there, with his sister, until his death last November. But underneath all of that – the wire and the labels – is a landscape of dune and sky and sea. Mulcahy must have considered it a failed work, or maybe not. The different colors of oil paint that merge to recreate his hometown are now scratched from abuse. And I realize that this one little block of painted wood contains an entire life. It is both the good man and the bad man, it is his beautifully flawed home. It is everything.
Ann Wood is an award-winning journalist, the author of the novel Bolt Risk (2005) and of the short film The Awakening. She lives in Provincetown and writes for the Provincetown Banner.
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From Salt Water mixed media 25" x 22"
ROBERT M. ADAMCIK
Lyman-Eyer Gallery 432 Commercial Street 508.487.3937 lymaneyerart.com
Through my mixed media images I continue to explore the heart and mind of the one who moves through the world once removed from it; the outsider, the one with a secret, the other. The observer who neither condones nor condemns.
Sunstream oil on linen 30" x 40"
Textured paintings, based on memory/observation, constructed by layering and scraping, reveal preexisting stages as in a palimpsest, divulging glimpses of the workâ€™s history. Work shown at Soprafina Gallery, Boston and Gardner Colby Gallery, Naples, FL.
Lyman-Eyer Gallery 432 Commercial Street 508.487.3937 lymaneyerart.com chuckanzalone.com
Cortile Gallery 193 Commercial Street rebeccabruyn.com
Landscapes inspired by the beauty of Cape Cod and New England in an impressionistic style. On the Marsh cyanotype Beautiful Trees (detail) oil/canvas 30" x 20"
Through a mid-1800s cyanotype printing process, Rebeccaâ€™s photos capture a visual sense of the past. With a love of light and a passion for history, her work refines iconic Outer Cape scenes into still moments of simple, classic beauty.
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Wellfleet Sunset (detail) 7/8" x 4"
Dock View Gallery 349 Commercial Street 508.487.1517
Four Eleven Studio 617.905.7432 Observed and internal landscapes influenced by both Hawthorne and Hoffman. A palpable experience of light and a concern for plasticity of space are dominant themes. Paintings of intense color & spontaneous gesture. 20 years painting the town.
Robert paints miniature landscapes of Cape Cod on antique ivory piano keys. Creating the fine details in the work using scrimshaw, he then painstakingly watercolors the sky, seas and sands of the lower cape. New Year’s Bouquet watercolor, pencil 10" x 10"
Studio visits by appointment
Oysters. I can’t seem to stay away from painting them. They draw me in. They are hypnotic: their colors, their juices, their soft spots, their rough edges. They respond to the light with changing shapes. It’s as if they know I love to paint them.
Wild Oysters oil on masonite 12" x 12"
paulhastingsartist.com Provincetown and the outer cape captured en plein air and colorful still life vignettes in oil.
Behind the Hedge oil on panel 11" x 14"
JEANNIE MOTHERWELL jeanniemotherwell.com works on view at Quester Gallery Greenwich, CT 203.340.9285 Red Dawn 2012 acrylic on silk 13” x 24”
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382 Commercial St. 508.487.0044 egeligallery.com
“What we see of things are the things.” —Fernando Pessoa
Cynthia Huntington’s latest book, Heavenly Bodies, was a finalist for the National Book Award in Poetry. She lives in Vermont and teaches literature and creative writing at Dartmouth College.
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delight cottage And still what we see is what we know and remember, or are told and believe, so the insides of spaces hold meaning though they appear as plain walls or patches of color, impenetrable to the eye. How much just beyond, within, glimpsed, imagined, informs the scene as memory – painting can do this, layering one thing on top of another, this scene reading: fence, bare garden, tree, then house, house, house, the old Cold Storage looming to block the corner of another house, and it comes round again in greys and rust-colored patches, the eye follows as it comes round as smokestack, house, shed – or maybe garage – you can’t always be sure, it comes round as the street bends away, suggesting onward. Lines making planes, and shapes stacked tight, impinging, one on another. One man walking. Flint-colored sky. And the one dazzling house with its frieze and its scallops, its stripes of yellow, and cut-out lace of name: Delight. The bright vacation cottage, summer a memory now, a half-raised shade in the window of an empty room. And still, how many worlds inside this shell-grey world? What we see is remembered: the men stacking crates behind grey dreary walls of the fish plant – the women in kitchens, steam of soup, or perhaps it is laundry day. Bread rising. A man walking – where? – toward the painter, as if toward us, and the artist watching from a window to see her son coming home, in no hurry, his hands at his sides. One world laid over another, one world still. And summer a stroke of gold, a filigree carved in wood, and a half-raised shade in a cottage window.
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GAIL FIELDS LANDSCAPES & GARDENSCAPES
www.gailfields-artist.com Cape Tidal Flats 24”x24” Oil on Canvas
Wild Poppies 12”X9” Oil on Canvas
230 Commercial St., Provincetown, MA 508.487.4200 cortilegallery.com
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Paul Kelly Alden Gallery | 423 Commercial Street paulkellystudio.net
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Anne Packard (American 1933- ) Two Boats 44" x 72" oil on canvas 2003 image courtesy: Fields Publishing from the award-winning book Anne Packard.
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There is an exquisite comfort in the jeweled tones of a Packard painting.
Her canvases hold colors that caress, an often dusky palette that invites the pupils to relax, to pull close the waning light, to seek the point beyond the horizon. It would be too easy to call a piece like Two Boats a seascape. It is infinity. It is a silent, poetic, unrelenting pause in cacophony. It evokes immeasurable loneliness and melancholy, euphoric emptiness and emancipation. It is abstracted isolation in search of togetherness and togetherness in search of isolation. Stepping inside this painting, one—simply—is. Anne’s world, in its large canvases and expansive horizons, its ghostly, spare shapes, its taut shrouds of opaque atmospheres, is the land of the human condition. Patricia Zur, publisher of the Provincetown Art Guide and Provincetown Insider, is a freelance writer, artist, and award-winning television producer.
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Great White, 2013, oil on panel, 11 x 14”
MEGAN HINTON OPENING
Friday, August 2, 7–9pm
The William Scott Gallery 439 Commercial Street Provincetown 508.487.4040 williamscottgallery.com
works on display throughout the season
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DEBORAH MARTIN NARROW LANDS JULY 19-30, 2013 ReceptiON JULY 19, 7-10
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SEAN FLOOD CITY TO THE SEA AUGUST 2-13, 2013 RECEpTIOn AUGUST 2, 7-10
366 COMMERCIAL STREET
ELANA BAZIZ VALLEY OF THE DOLLS AUGUST 30 - SEPTEMBER 10, 2013 REcEPTiOn AUGUST 30, 7-10
366 cOMMERciAL STREET
LORRAINE LA POINTE CAPE SKIES AUGUST 30 - SEPTEMBER 10, 2013 RECEPTIon AUGUST 30, 7-10
366 CoMMERCIAL STREET
Quantum Entanglement 18” x 24”
J AC K D E L M O N D Drip. Splash. Pour. Yesterday’s Treasures 176 Commercial Street 508.487.5920
represented by Cortile Gallery 230 Commercial Street, Provincetown MA 508.487.4200
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the right path oil on copper
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Thanassi Gallery 234 Commercial St. Provincetown, MA 508.487.0233
Thanassi Gallery 234 Commercial Street 508.487.0233 maryholton.com
Kiley Court Gallery 445 Commercial Street 508.487.4496 kileycourtgallery.com
I strive to capture light in its various phases, to present subjects and detail with a looseness and freedom that do not violate the integrity of those elements, a wabi-sabi approach to art.
This QuĂŠbec-born artist uses transparent acrylic washes mixed with heavy colorful brush strokes to create vibrant landscapes and still lifes. Exhibited in several art galleries in QuĂŠbec. Red Buds & Pears oil 24" x 18"
CHERIE MITTENTHAL Kobalt Gallery 366 Commercial Street cheriemittenthal.com kobaltgallery.com
Thanassi Gallery art24-7.com Still life objects & figures are never still. Fruit changes color; flowers follow the sun; insects fly in and out, a model's arm drops with fatigue. An artist must move fast to capture that perfect moment.
La chute des feuilles a/b 9" x 12"
Table Set oil on linen 18" x 24"
Cherie Mittenthal works predominantly in encaustic paint, pigment sticks and marble dust. Her subject matter revolves around the landscape, flowers, patron saints and farm animals.
Stormy encaustic 16" x 16"
Kay Knight Clarke kayknightclarke.com | email@example.com
studio visits by appointment Truro, MA: 508.487.0225 Essex, CT: 860.767.0844 Represented by Larkin Gallery 405 Commercial St. Provincetown, MA 02652 Opening reception September 6 th, 7pm
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PATTY DELUCA GALLERY
NEW WORKS BY CASSANDRA COMPLEX NEW LOCATION 1.917.855.4267
432 COMMERCIAL ST, PROVINCETOWN, MA
pepitoneart.com firstname.lastname@example.org 508.487.1285
Charles-Baltivik Gallery & Sculpture Garden 432 Commercial Street 508.487.3611 cbgallery.net
Richard Pepitone’s prints, sculptures and ceramics can be found in the collections of the Provincetown Art Association & Museum, Cape Cod Museum of Art and numerous private collections. Please call for studio appointment.
After Norma Holt monoprint
The sizzle of summer showers on neon-lit Provincetown streets and the angled sun of late afternoon strolls on Commercial St–it’s all about the light for this delighted wash-ashore.
Cortile Gallery gallery: 508.487.4200 studio: 508.487.0980 email@example.com
Fenwick & Stassi Studio 234 Commercial Street 815.494.6538
Luminous oil paintings of Outer Cape scenes focusing on dune landscapes of the Provincelands. More images of artwork are available at cortilegallery.com.
Clouds and Shadows oil 22" x 28"
Impulse oil on canvas 12" x 12"
My work contains elements of nature, investigations into psychological conditions, along with recollections of past cultures. The sea continues to play a prominent role as an endless source of inspiration for me. Sea Joruney acrylic on board 8" x 8" x 2"
maryworks ince on paper maryince.com · 508.685.9742 paper box 3”x 5”x 5”
Schoolhouse Gallery · 508.487.4800 494 Commercial Street, Provincetown
opens up to reveal artist’s original etchings and monotypes
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JACK ZANER THANASSI GALLERY
234 COMMERCIAL STREET
Images From Life PROVINCETOWN
“two figures” oil/ canvas 48 x 48”
Al d en Ga l ler y
423 C ommercia l Stre e t
50 8 487 4230
l aur ence young.com
BERNADETTE C. WAYSTACK
Hutson Gallery 432 Commercial Street 508.487.0915 joetrepiccione.com 617.223.1830
Larkin Gallery 405 Commercial Street 508.487.6111 x107 508.237.0119 bernadettewaystack.com
Creating fiery and golden landscapes in oil that beckon the viewer to walk through them.
Oils on panel, pastels and art quilts. Contemporary icons of the landscape exploring the concept of painting as prayer. Summer Marsh oil/canvas (detail) 16" x 20"
Birch: Patron of New Beginnings o/p
Egeli Gallery 508.487.0044 egeligallery.com
Alden Gallery 423 Commercial Street 508.487.4230 aldengallery.com
American-born, Paris-based, award-winning master of classical realist drawing and painting. Exhibited nationally and internationally.
Immersed oil on canvas
I walk the beaches and streets to scavenge for old painted wood, then assemble these pieces of Provincetown into sculpture with scratched and peeling surfaces as evidence of a past life as floorboard, shelf, boat.
Hoops found painted wood 20" x 16"
rob longley Represented in Provincetown by
cortile gallery 230 commercial st. www.cortilegallery.com
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Handmade Genuine Beach Glass Jewelry by
christina available exclusively at
christina’s jewelry 215 commercial st. 508.487.2228 christinasprovincetown.com
5/29/13 4:19 PM
JOANNE MILBURY COVE silversmith
Moonrise over the Breakwater
Studio by the Sea 3rd Floor Whaler’s Wharf 237 Commercial Street
stained glass artist STEVEN COVE
call for studio hours 508.487.4096 | 508.951.7064 firstname.lastname@example.org | provincetownstudiobythesea.com
Taqwa Glassworks Studio & Gallery 2393 Rt. 6 Wellfleet taqwaglassworks.com
Dock View Gallery 349 Commercial Street 508.487.1517 I love clay. When wet, it can be formed in endless ways. During the throwing process I fold delicate thin edges to discover new functional forms that express simplicity, freshness, strength, and fluidity.
Custom fused and stained glass works. Commissions accepted. Represented by Cortile Gallery.
Kiln Fired Glass Tile 15" x 15"
Functional art pottery
Victor Powell Workshop 323 Commercial Street 508.487.9075
Thanassi Gallery Vasso's Jewelry 234 Commercial Street 508.487.0233
Working with Old World techniques, Victor Powell creates contemporary handmade custom sandals, bags, accessories, & leather sculpture. Come watch Victor at work in his studio. Open daily except Tuesdays, 10-5.
handmade, custom leather sandal
Vassoâ€™s jewelry is an expression of herself, reflecting an inner world of emotions and feelings which represent the beauty in life, its natural surroundings and her love of creating from this inspiration. Carnelian and sterling silver earrings
Pilgrim Framing where innovation meets imagination 372 Commercial Street pilgrimframing.com email@example.com
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A NTONELLI G I ARDELLI G A LLERY
416 Commercial Street | 508.487.9693 | daily in season: 11-6 and 8-11 Featuring a collection of American Art Pottery circa 1890-1940 including: Rookwood, Fulpher, Marblehead, Van Briggle, Roseville, Weller, etc. Also American painted furniture, tramp art, rag rugs, architectural and garden elements, Bakelite jewelry, and more. 50
JAMES BAKKER A N T IQ UES
359 Commercial Street | 508.487.9758 | bakkerproject.com | firstname.lastname@example.org
Provincetown's most eclectic selection of estate antiques and fine arts from the 17th to 21st century. The store carries a balance of fine American and European furniture, art and accessories spanning four centuries and several continents with an emphasis on quality and freshness of merchandise. 51
LARRY COLLI NS F IN E A RT
145 Commercial Street #2 | 508.487.6600 | open daily in summer, closed Tuesdays This West End gallery features an eclectic collection of beautiful and unique sculpture and antiques, fine glass and porcelain, silver, original works of art and vintage photography. Great selection of bronzes, majolica and vintage jewelry.
pottery, glass, jewelry & much more 176 Commercial Street (508) 487-5920
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james r. bakker antiques eclectic estate antiques and fine arts from the 17th to 21st century
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359 commercial street
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120 Commercial Street | 508.413.9500 | lovelandprovincetown.com The Home of Decorative Living. Curiosities. Furniture. Quilts. Ship Models. Pillows. Candelabra. Books. Objects d’Art. Textiles. Glassware. Featuring fine art and craft made in Provincetown. 53
S MALL TEMP TAT ION S
289 Commercial Street | 781.249.9562 Provincetown & Cape Cod framed maps under $10 along with gaythemed and other fun framed prints. Collectibles, Garden Cast Iron, Art, Jewelry and other estate finds. Fun, unique, & sometimes politically incorrect. Travel though time and have fun browsing. Store is restocked daily. 54
VI NTAG E I N VO G UE
237 Commercial Street | 508.246.2559
| vintageinvogue.com Timeless vintage fashions and accessories for men & women 1870 to 1970. Vintage hats, dresses, caftans, beach ware, lingerie, purses, coats, shoes, and costume jewelry. Bridal Gowns and Wedding Attire for your special occasion. 55
YES TERDAY ’S TRE A SURES
176 Commercial Street | 508.487.5920 This Commercial Street shop in Provincetown’s West End is celebrating its 13th season in town. This eclectic shop offers specialty collectibles such as vintage 20th century art pottery and glass, Provincetown paintings and estate jewelry. Our mantra is fun and affordable! 2013 Provincetown Art Guide | ANTIQUES | 87
George Yater (1910-1993) watercolor on paper 19" x 26" undated
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words on pictures
EXT. PROVINCETOWN NEIGHBORHOOD – 1950 – DAY Nestled between a stretch of cottages and an expanse of sand dunes is a flat, open field bisected by railroad tracks. The trains no longer run here, so the ties and rails are overgrown with beach grass. At the “end of the line” is a lone abandoned railroad car - an orange-painted CABOOSE that was once used as a freight office. Its wheels have been braced and a makeshift stairway leads to the rear door. We notice smoke rising from a stove pipe on the roof... INT. CABOOSE - DAY A fire roars in a tiny wood stove and a pot of coffee warms on a burner. There’s a small table and a couple of chairs, a cupboard with canned goods, a wash basin and pitcher, and a shelf with an oil lamp and a few books. Someone has transformed the old “freight office” into a Spartan residence. In a far corner is a sleeping cot and a MAN makes the bed with military-like precision. He is in his early 60s, body lean and well-muscled. The kind of body you get from years of tough, physical labor. His cold blue eyes and shock of close-cropped white hair stand in stark contrast to a deeply tanned leathery face.
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This is a hard man who’s lived a hard life. He begins to pour a cup of coffee, but pauses when he glimpses something out a small, smoky window. He returns the pot to the stove, the cup to the table. From under the cot he retrieves a RIFLE. EXT. CABOOSE - DAY It’s damned cold outside, but the Man, only in a T-shirt and dungarees, is oblivious to the frigid temperature. Moving quietly, but with great purpose, he descends the makeshift staircase and searches the nearby sand dunes... EXT. SAND DUNES - DAY Weaving through the grass is a FOX, and when it sees the Man, it freezes. EXT. CABOOSE/SAND DUNES - DAY The Man aims the rifle... But when he sees THREE FOX KITS running to catch up to their mother... He can’t shoot. He just can’t. The fox and her kits disappear into the dunes and the Man turns to the west. The sun is so bright he has to shut his eyes. Now feeling the chill, he shivers and hurries back to the warmth of the caboose. Before entering, he steals one last look at the dunes... and sees nothing but a vast expanse of sand and beach grass. He betrays a hint of a smile and returns to his coffee. Mark Protosevich is a screenwriter whose credits include THE CELL, I AM LEGEND, THOR, and the upcoming OLDBOY, directed by Spike Lee. 90 | provincetownartguide.com
dee shippelhute 413 427 8219 dasartworks @ gmail.com DASartworks.com
Barcelona Chengdu, China
New York New England
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original designs by ALEX ŠEPKUS ŠEPKUS TRUNK SHOW Friday, August 2, 11am-9pm
167 Commercial Street Provincetown, MA www.rubysptownjewelry.com 508.487.9522
MUSEUMS PROVINCETOWN ART ASSOCIATION AND MUSEUM 460 Commercial Street | 508.487.1750 | paam.org Nearly a century old, PAAM has amassed a significant collection of over two thousand works of American art. Its mission is to hold exhibits, forums, concerts and special events to promote social intercourse between artists and the public. thru 6/23 Art and Craft: Made in Provincetown,
The James Bakker Collection
thru 7/7 Elspeth Halvorsen: An Intimate Cosmos thru 7/21 Art of the Garden 6/28-8/11 Jim Peters 6/28-8/11 James Balla Into the Blue Again, 1922-2012 7/12-9/7 Members’ 12x12 Exhibition and Silent Auction 7/19-9/2 Pioneers from Provincetown The Roots of Figurative Expression 8/16-9/29
Abstract Marriage Sculpture by Ilya Schor and Resia Schor
8/16-10/13 Constantine Manos Looking Back
PILGRIM MONUMENT | PROVINCETOWN MUSEUM High Pole Hill | 508.487.1310 | pilgrim-monument.org Built to commemorate the Mayflower Pilgrims‘ first landing place in America and the writing and signing of the Mayflower Compact here in 1620, climb our 252'granite tower for a great view of the outer Cape. The museum celebrates Ptown‘s history as a fishing and whaling port, art colony & the birthplace of modern American theater. Furniture, decorative arts, scrimshaw, models, toys and much more.
CAPE COD MUSEUM OF ART 60 Hope Lane, Dennis | 508.385.4477 | ccmoa.org thru 6/23 Swept Away: Translucence, Transparence,
Transcendence in Contemporary Encaustic
thru 7/14 Works from the Vortex: Glass Sculpture by
6/13-8/25 The Art of Anthony Quinn
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7/5 Free Fun Friday (sponsored by Highland Street Foundation) 7/18-9/8 Stillness of Remembering: Paintings by
Sarah Hinckley Edmund and Elizabeth Zachar Memorial Lecture by Romolo Del Deo. 2pm 8/29-11/3 The Process of the Print: George Lockwood (1929-1969) 9/21 Annual Art Auction benefiting the CCMA 9/26-10/27 From Every Angle: Paintings by John Dowd 9/26-11/7 Faces and Forms: Sol Hartman Paintings and Carol Hartman Sculptures 8/2
ART CLASSES/WORKSHOPS THE CAPE SCHOOL OF ART 215.292.5932 | capeschoolofart.com The principles of light and color taught by Charles Hawthorne and Henry Hensche, beginning in 1899, continue today at the Cape School of Art. Summer workshops taught by former Hensche master students: portrait & figure painting, landscape, color study, still life painting; all in natural light. See complete schedule online.
THE LILLIAN ORLOWSKY AND WILLIAM FREED MUSEUM SCHOOL Provincetown Art Association and Museum 460 Commercial Street | 508.487.1750 | paam.org Offering an exciting line up of workshops in the visual arts, continuing the tradition of excellence in education that began here decades ago. Art History, Drawing, Painting, Mixed Media, Printmaking, Sculpture, Photography, Computers, and Plein Air Painting, free lectures and demonstrations; workshops for kids; and across Cape Cod in artists’ studios.
TRURO CENTER FOR THE ARTS AT CASTLE HILL 10 Meetinghouse Road & 1 Depot Road, Truro 508.349.7511 | castlehill.org
i a m p to w n . c o m embracing the modern coastal lifestyle of provincetown
6/21-7/14 Sky Power Landscape Spirit recent paintings,
for Completed Outdoor Sculpture Commissions rec 6/21 7-9pm 6/28 SPECIAL EVENT: Unveiling of Romolo Del Deo's Maquette for “Provincetown Fishermen’s Memorial Sculpture” 7-9pm 7/19-8/11 Robert Henry: “It All Started With…” large-scale paintings, Judyth Katz: “Patterns in Pastel,” Salvatore Del Deo: Cape Vignettes small paintings rec 7/19 7-9pm 8/16-9/8 Herman Maril: Activity by the Sea paintings and drawings, Murray Zimiles: Movement and Light paintings and pastels rec 8/16 7-9pm
Beauty of Form; Rhapsody of Color
Rhythms of Provincetown rec 8/9 7-9pm
8/30-9/23 Art in America Annual Invitational rec 8/30 6-8pm
10/11-11/4 Creative Light: Real & Surreal 11/27-12/8 Holly Folly: Holiday Extravaganza 12/12-29 Beckoning Winter
DOCK VIEW GALLERY 7/26 Robert Callahan “Small Reflections” miniature landscapes rec 7-9pm 8/9
Roseann Spinale Mark new work rec 7-9pm
gary marotta fine art g-1
6/28,29 Milton Greene photographs of Marilyn Monroe rec 7-9pm
7/19,20 Katy Bisby recent paintings and drawings rec 7-9pm
8/9,10 Maggie Simonelli recent works in encaustic rec 7-9pm
Manuel Pardo painting and drawing rec 7-9pm
9/13,14 “Ice”, recent works by Michelle Francis rec 7-9pm
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Grand season opening 7/12 rec 7-10pm
Chaffee, Hawthorne, Knaths, Lazzell, Moffett, Resika, Weinrich, Romolo Del Deo: Maquettes
new works by Andrea Sawyer rec 7-9
7/12-8/5 Scapes: Street, Sky, Land & Sea
Provincetown Masters, “On the Road”
5/17-6/17 Reflections & Inspiration: New Works
thru 6/16 Recovered Poetry: Three Masters of Construction & Collage Varujan Boghosian, Elspeth Halvorsen, Ed Giobbi
BERTA WALKER GALLERY
9/13-10/6 Fall Fling: Figures, Faces, Fun, Fantasy Gallery group rec 9/13 7-9pm
2011 & 2012 Best Gay Resort Town
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KILEY COURT GALLERY
Joan Cobb Marsh Recent Work rec 8/2 7-9pm 8/23-9/2 Robert Cardinal & Julian Cardinal Recent
5/24/13 9:46 AM
8/16-27 CARNIVAL 2013 new work by all Kobalt artists
rec 8/23 7-10pm
9/13-24 Wonderland new pinhole photos by Marian Roth
Work rec 8/23 7-9pm
KOBALT GALLERY 6/21-7/3
Betwixt paintings by Jo Hay rec 6/28 7-10pm
7/5-16 Whatâ€™s Inside pop constructions by Dave Laro rec 7/5 7-10pm
7/19-30 Narrow Lands paintings by Deborah Martin rec 7/19 7-10pm
8/2-13 City to the Sea paintings by Sean Flood rec 8/2 7-10pm
8/30-9/10 Valley of the Dolls paintings by Elana Baziz rec 8/30 7-10pm
8/30-9/10 Cape Skies paintings by Lorraine La Pointe rec 8/30 7-10pm
rec 9/13 7-9pm
10/11-22 The Wallpaper Series paintings by Edith Vonnegut rec 10/11 6-8pm
TAO WATER ARTS GALLERY
Xu Jin: Where Is My Home? rec 6/14 7-9pm Li Wang: Happy Man rec 6/21 7-9pm 7/5-18 Huang Duo Ling: Cultural Landscape 6/14-20
rec 7/5 7-9pm
Bao Lede: Land and Sea rec 7/18 7-9pm Jiang Peng: Brain Wash rec 8/2 7-9pm 8/16-29 George Xiong rec 8/16 7-9pm 8/31-9/12 Richard Neal rec 8/31 7-9pm 7/18-8/1 8/2-15
Cuts & Color 508.487.4247 54 Bradford St. Provincetown
Class...with Sass! Celebrating 25 years of service!
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C U L T U R A L
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PROVINCETOWN THEATER 238 Bradford Street | 508.487.7487 tickets: 866.811.4111 | provincetowntheater.com
Provincetown International Film Festival ptownfilmfest.org
6/27-30 Provincetown Portuguese Festival provincetownportuguesefestival.com 7/14 Secret Garden Tour 10am-3pm, paam.org 7/18-24
Carnival Viva Las Vegas! Parade, 8/22, ptown.org
9/2-6 Great Provincetown Schooner Regatta provincetownschoonerrace.com
Swim for Life & Paddler Flotilla swim4life.org Ten Days of Art tendaysofart.org 10/4-6 First Annual Wine & Food Festival 9/7
festandfestivals.com 9/17-19 Dance Festival castlehill.org 11/27 Pilgrim Monument Lighting pilgrim-monument.org 11/30
Lobster Pot Tree Lighting Lopes Square
ongoing Summer Jazz with Bart Weisman @PAAM provincetownjazzfestival.org ongoing Great Music Sundays @ 5, UU Concert Hall
Spring and Fall Playwrights’ Festivals, Winter Readings Series & full productions of new and established works.
TENNESSEE WILLIAMS THEATER FESTIVAL September 26-29 | twptown.org | 866-789-TENN (8366) “50% ILLUSION: Tennessee Williams & Women” Williams’ enduring classics & wild experiments alongside plays by Gertrude Stein, Susan Glaspell and other playwrights re-imagining women’s roles onstage and off. WELLFLEET HARBOR ACTORS THEATRE (W.H.A.T.) 508.349.6835 | what.org Concerts, films, broadcasts, plays & children’s theater. PAYOMET PERFORMING ARTS CENTER IN TRURO 508.487.5400 | firstname.lastname@example.org Festivals, music, theater, children’s classes and shows.
COUNTER PRODUCTIONS THEATER counter-productions.org
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Cynthia Packard “Provincetown Fishing Boats” 40" x 30" mixed media on board
T HE PACK A R D GA L L ERY 418 Commercial Street Provincetown parking available packardgallery.com 508-487-4690
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