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Robert Cardinal Studio & Gallery Kiley Court Gallery 54 Shore Rd. North Truro 445 Commercial St. Provincetown 508.487.1167 508.487.4496 www.robertcardinal.com
THANASSI WORKS BY:
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
THANASSI GALLERY Art in the Center of Town 234 Commercial Street ThanassiGallery.com 508 487 0233
234 Commercial Street
508 487 0233
B AO L E D E Bao Lede Last Fall At Pilgrim Lake, oil on canvas, 75 x 49"
TA O W AT E R G A L L E R Y 352 Commercial Street, Provincetown 508-487-8880
1989 Route 64, W. Barnstable 508-375-0428
www.taowater galler y.com
Polly CotĂŠ Clare Barrett
Benton Jones A. Paul Filiberto
230 commercial st. provincetown, ma 508.487.4200 cortilegallery.com
Sandra Dooley, “Por la mañana,” 2011
Contempor ary Cuban art
357 Commercial Street Provincetown, MA 02657 (508) 487-2822
460 Harrison Avenue Boston, MA 02118 (617) 292-2822
ERnDEn finE ART GALLERy
Specializing in Modern and Contemporary Paintings, Sculptures and Photography
Madeliene Abling, EZ Breezy, oil on canvas, 30" x 30"
Madeliene Abling, Ernie Bynum, Richard Cloutier, Joanne Dugan, Milisa Galazzi, Lilla Grant, George Hirose, Takahiro Maruno, Jessie Morgan, Elisabeth Pearl, Dan Rupe, Les Seifer and Deanna Wood
397 Commercial Street, T/f 508-487-6700, 888-304-ARTS email@example.com, erndengallery.com
Duncan Johnson reclaimed wood, graphite, wire nails, 48”x41” Diane Brawarsky Sally Brophy Kyle Damon Giles Ford Lois Griffel Conny Hatch Hawthorne School Mud Head Collection Duncan Johnson Tamiko Kawata Cherie Mittenthal Jimmy Rhea Marian Roth Helen Shulman Mike Ware Mike Wright
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Publisher /Art Director/Editor
Patricia Zur Graphic Design
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Special thanks to: Jim Zimmerman, Provincetown Art Association and Museum, Robert Callahan, Kathi Smith, Vicky Tomayko, Maryalice Johnston , Sarah Riley, Cherie Mittenthal, Dianna Morton, Anne Packard, James Bakker, Sarah Verity, Pete Staicer, Dave Mitchell, Sandy Rines, Shawn Anderson, and the Kansas City Gang.
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letter fro m th e p u blish er From the first time I took a printmaking course, and discovered the pure unbridled joy of peeling back my paper from the plate as it emerged from the other side of a heavy metal roller, I was hooked. In a society that has become increasingly virtual, the experience was all about the visceral, the tangible, the tactile. From that moment on, I entered an amusement park of endless possibilties. I was also fortunate to study with some of the best printmakers in Provincetown and anywhere (a few of whom are represented in these pages.) A special thanks to Sidney Hurwitz and Bill Behnken (who yelled at me a lot for soaking paper with ink-stained hands), Kathi Smith, Vicky Tomayko and the two contributing printmakers with whom I have not yet studied and with whom I hope to share paper and play sometime soon—Sarah Riley and Maryalice Johnston.
Long Point Studio All rights reserved. No part of this book may be used or reproduced in any form without the express written permission of the publisher. Printed on recycled paper and produced with 100% wind power.
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Tod Lindenmuth, In Harbor, color wood block print, 15.5" x 12", no date, Gift of Napi Van Dereck, 2000. courtesy of PAAM
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Printmaking is an art form that emerged within the societies of Stone Age man. Engraved images on stones, bones, and cave walls served as a form of communication and storytelling. The Sumerians duplicated engraved designs 3,000 years ago, and the Chinese made print rubbings in the 2nd century AD. Later, in the late to middle of the eighth century, the Japanese used wood block rubbings of Buddhist charms. In Europe, printmaking emerged in textiles in the sixth century. The birth of paper technology in Asia transformed the art form and at the beginning of the 15th century, woodcut playing cards were created in Germany. Within a twenty year period, a more refined metal engraving printing became popular. Italy became the center of this movement by the 18th century as Franciso Goya and Canaletto developed groundbreaking techniques and practices. continued on page 92
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Along the Bay, oil/linen, 24x36"
The William Scott Gallery 439 Commercial Street
192 Commercial Street | 508.274.8298 | agalleryart.com facebook.com/agalleryart | twitter.com/agalleryart
Pat de Groot back shore blue 2003 12" x 11"
This mid-town gallery exhibits traditional, contemporary and new century paintings, drawings, sculpture and photography, as well as Artistâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s videos and Artistâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s books published by A gallery Press. Added this season will be one-week shows of Invited Artists. Represented artists include Eileen Counihan, Steve Desroches, John DiMestico, M.P. Landis, Olga Manosalvas, Adam Peck, Marian Peck, Christopher Sousa and Harry Wicks.
Christopher Sousa Sugarheart o/c 20" x 24"
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2 Albert Merola Gallery 424 Commercial Street | 508.487.4424 email@example.com | albertmerolagallery.com Since 1987, the Albert Merola Gallery has held a prominent place in Provincetown as one of the primary venues for contemporary & historically significant Provincetown-related art. David Armstrong, Richard Baker, James Balla, 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 & fine prints.
3 Alden Gallery
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 June 29 through September (with opening receptions on Friday evening), featuring all of our gallery artists: Ed Christie, Marc Civitarese, Kevin Cyr, Cathleen Daley, Alice Denison, Joerg Dressler, Robert Glisson, Paul Kelly, Catherine McCarthy, Robert Morgan, Mark Palmer, Linda Reedy, Anne Salas, and Laurence Young.
Anne Salas Poppy Field
423 Commercial Street | 508.487.4230 | open year round, daily during season | firstname.lastname@example.org | aldengallery.com
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Alice Brock painted beach stone
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 148 Commercial Street | 508.413.9090 | 646.298.9258 c open thru Oct & by appt. | artmarketprovincetown.com
Thomas Antonelli acrylic on canvas
AMP is a new ‘live’ gallery space featuring multi-disciplined work by contemporary artists, writers, & musicians. Exhibitions reflect cutting edge / process-based projects. In addition, Art Market Provincetown will host a sporadically present, site-specific work by Heather Kapplow, ‘The Crevice’. AMP’s Boston-based sister gallery, JP Art Market has long presented work by emerging & established artists such as Kristen Dodge, Leslie Hall, Patti Hudson, Matt Sesow, Patti Smith, & Jon Strymish.
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 29th Season. Featuring the Paintings of Thomas Antonelli. Provincetown Resident of 37 Years.
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7 ART CURRENT Katharina Chichester 63 Bowls
53 Bradford Street, Provincetown | 917.474.1150 open Fri 2-8pm, Sat 2-8pm, Sun noon-4pm and by appt. artcurrent.net Artcurrent was founded to provide a visual, literary and performance art space where artists present ideas and work in a public forum through events/exhibits. Artcurrent explores artistic, cultural, environmental and social issues, with a goal of cultivating, supporting and sustaining those who appreciate contemporary art in its diverse forms. Artists are valued, and art is recognized as a facilitator of insight, knowledge and change.
389 Commercial Street | 508.413.9490 bluegalleryprovincetown.com
Meghan Howland Titled Birds o/c 20" x 20"
Blue Gallery is a fine art and crafts destination. This yearâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s fine art exhibits feature oils, acrylics, drawings, photography and mixed media. New artist shows begin every other Friday evening starting June 15th. Handmade fine crafts on display by 30 different artisans. Decorative and functional pieces crafted from wood, metal, glass, leather and recycled materials. The gallery is home to Blueberry Lane Pottery, the functional porcelain and stoneware pottery of gallery owner Paul Wisotzky.
9 BOWERSOCK GALLERY 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, FL location.
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Diane Messinger The Red Dress a/c 2010
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the charles-baltivik gallery & Sculpture Garden
CaVe oilS on maple wood & Copper by
Baltivik • Boyajian • CampBell Cave • C ezanne • C harles Gray • porCaro • sawyer
432 Commercial Street 508.487.3611 Join us on Facebook cbgallery.net
Deborah Darcy Chicken Little’s Bad Karma
10 CASTLE HILL Gallery Truro Center for the Arts | 10 Meetinghouse Road, Truro 508.349.7511 | email@example.com | castlehill.org Featuring a great roster of 2012 summer shows. July 3-13: Amy Wynne Derry, Elena De La Ville, Kathryn Myers (rec July 5). July 17-27: Deborah Dancy, David Boyajian (rec July 19). July 31August 10: Auction Preview (rec August 2). August 14-24: Members Open (rec August 23). August 28-Sept 7: Vico Fabris, Anna Poor, Gregory Wright (rec August 30). September 18-28: Stuart Shils Solo Show (rec September 20). October 2-12: Printmakers of Cape Cod Show.
432 Commercial Street | 508.487.3611 daily 11-8, Fri 11-4 and 6-10 | cbgallery.net Featuring Katherine Baltivik’s oils on copper & maple wood of contemporary Provincetown scenes, Tim Campbell’s American Folk Art, paintings & pet portraits, Al Cave’s male figurative works, Paul Cezanne’s Provincetown night photography, Ilene Charles’s encaustics & folk art, Hugo Porcaro’s folk art, and Andrea Sawyer’s oils & contemporary Provincetown works. Enjoy Craig BerubeGray and David Boyajian’s steel, granite & bronze works in our Sculpture Garden. Come experience the color!
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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Ilene Charles Incarnation encaustic
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Pink Roses tar, wax, encaustic and plaster on board 48" x 48"
cynthia packard gallery 96 bradford street
C. Packard encaustic 48" x 48"
13 Cynthia Packard Gallery 96 Bradford Street, Provincetown | 508.487.9696 cynthiapackard.tumblr.com “Cynthia’s paintings are frankly just gorgeous. Oils both lush and delicate reveal and conceal figures whose presences are as distinctive and evanescent as musical tones.” –James Foritano, Artscope Magazine, 2010
349 Commercial Street | 508.487.1517 spinalepaintingsatdockview.com
A. Egeli Portuguese Fisherboy 11" x 14"
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, Sam Spano, Eleanor Appleyard, Martha Everson and Robert Callahan.
R. Spinale The Moors ac/canvas 24" x 20"
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15 EGELI GALLERY 382 Commercial St. | 626.695.0551 | 12-4 / 7-10 | egeligallery.com Featuring work by contemporary American Impressionists, including landscapes, still lifes, figure paintings and portraits by nationally known artists John Clayton, Steve 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 and Arthur Egeli. They are realistic painters influenced by Provincetown painters such as Charles Hawthorne and Henry Hensche. They are inspired by Provincetown and have painted many aspects of our beautiful peninsula.
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HILDA NEILY GALLERY Join us at our new location! 364 Commercial St. (near Johnson St. parking lot)
watercolors by BYRNE MARSTON paintings clockwise from upper left: H. Neily Provincetown Moors oil on board 9" x 12" H. Neily Garden Still Life 16" x 16" B. Marston After the Storm watercolor 10" x 13"
plein air paintings by HILDA NEILY
opposite page: The Rope by Ignat Ignatov this page, clockwise from top left: TRio by abIgaIl McbrIde, MeyeR LeMons by Margaret McWethy, inTo The sea by arthur egelI
EgEli gallEry 382 Commercial Street • (508) 487-0044 • egeligallery.com
16 ERNDEN FINE ART GALLERY G. Hirose archival pigment print
397 Commercial Street | 508.487.6700 t/f | 888.304.ARTS firstname.lastname@example.org | 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, Jessie Morgan, Elisabeth Pearl, Dan Rupe, Les Seifer and Deanna Wood.
17 Four Eleven Studio 411 Commercial Street | 617.905.7432 | fourelevenstudio.com
Luis Rodriguez (NOA) o/c 2012 13" x 9"
18 GALERÍA CUBANA 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.
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Four Eleven Gallery Event
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.
Anne Blair Brown
SIMIE MARYLES GALLERY
Robert K. Roark
435 Commercial Street Provincetown, MA 02657 508.487.7878 www.simiemaryles.com Carol Frances
Like Mind (detail) casein on muslin
19 GALLERY VOYEUR 444 Commercial Street | 508.487.3678 | daily 11am-10pm May 20-Sep, call for fall and 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. Also “Joyful Canis” pet portraits by commission. In the East End Gallery District near the Provincetown Art Association.
162 Commercial Street | 617.834.5262 | daily 11-3 and 7-10 weekends off season | garymarottafineart.com At a new location for the gallery‘s second season, g-1 remains focused on painting, photography, and works on paper. New works by our group of established artists will be exhibited while we continue to feature emerging artists. Highlighted this season will be: Luis Cruz Azaceta, painting and works on paper; Katy Bisby, painting and drawing; Andrew Moore, photography; Manuel Pardo, painting and drawing; Segundo Planes, painting and watercolor; and Maggie Simonelli, encaustic.
Hilda Neily Wisteria oil on board
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 and plein air watercolors by Byrne Marston. Neily, an accomplished student of Henry Hensche and master teacher at the Cape School of Art continues to contribute to Provincetown’s historic legacy of plein air Impressionism following in the school’s 100 plus year tradition through her landscapes, seascapes, outdoor and North light still lifes. Receptions Friday evenings July & August. Meet the artists & view new work. Now located diagonally across from Johnson St. parking lot.
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Luis Cruz Azaceta Blue Diamond 2012
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Matteo Caloiaro Julian Cardinal Robert Cardinal Ann Hartley Francine Huot Steve Kennedy Joan Cobb Marsh Frank Milby John Mulcahy Brooke Olivares Robert Thoren
KILEY COURT GALLERY
445 Commercial Street 508.487.4496 kileycourtgallery.com
clockwise from left: Matteo Caloiaro, Emily and Earl Grey, 24"x18"; Julian Cardinal, Flowers #1, 36"x24"; Steve Kennedy, West End Firehouse, 11"x14"
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Uncertain Narratives: Alternate Realities, curated by Gay Malin, opens the season with private dramas embodied in the sculptures by Gay, paintings by Michael Fenton and prints by William Skerritt. Viewers are invited to contribute a narrative. Gallery artists include Steve Barylick, Harry Folsom, Kristin Gossler, Gary Grossman, Erik Laffer, Peter Macara, Rose Olson, John O’Shea, Ellen Rolli, Brian Shafford, Eleanor Steinadler, Joe Trepiccione, Luanne E Witkowski, Al Benkin, Peter Cameron, and Melissa Resch.
Ellen Rolli Warmth a/c 36" x 36"
432 Commercial Street | 508.487.0915 | open daily May-Oct hutsongallery.com
Robert H. Farris Fish Scales oil
23 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, Priscilla Levesque, Stephen Eames, Ellen Grandpre, Dennis Lucas, Robert Marcellino, Diane Scott, Candice Ronesi and Elizabeth McOsker.
24 IONA Print Studio & Gallery
IONA Print Studio and Gallery is an artist owned and operated digital photography and fine art print service that features giclée 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.
Judy Jalbert pigment ink print
379a Commercial Street | 508.487.7500 | open all seasons ionaprint.com
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| 423 Commercial Street | www.aldengallery.com | t 508.487.4230 | Open year round窶電aily during season
| ed christie | marc civitarese | kevin cyr | cathleen daley | alice denison | joerg dressler | robert glisson | paul kelly | catherine mccarthy | robert morgan | mark palmer | linda reedy | anne salas | laurence young
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WORKSHOPS LECTURES CONCERTS AUCTIONS All art by Robert Motherwell is © Dedalus Foundation, Inc. Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY
Provincetown Art Association and Museum
460 Commercial Street www.PAAM.org (508) 487.1750
McGUIRE GALLERY gallery & studio • 465 commercial street • 508.221.0416 • michaelmcguire.net
445 Commercial Street | 508.487.4496 | open year-round firstname.lastname@example.org | kileycourtgallery.com
Girl with Braids Mud Head oil/board
Since 1990, the Kiley Court Gallery has been exhibiting a variety of fine, representational paintings. Artists: Matteo Caloiaro, Julian Cardinal, Robert Cardinal, Ann Hartley, Francine Huot, Steve Kennedy, Joan Cobb Marsh, Frank Milby, John Mulcahy, Brooke Olivares, Robert Thoren.
Joan Cobb Marsh Artist Brushes in Jar o/c
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26 Kobalt Gallery 432 Commercial Street | 508.487.1132 | summer: 11-10 daily spring/fall: Fri-Sun 11-5 and by appt. | kobaltgallery.com Kobalt Gallery returns to its original location in the East End Gallery District with compelling and intriguing new works by Marian Roth, Conny Hatch, Mike Wright, Helen Shulman, Giles Ford, Diane Brawarsky, Mike Ware, Sally Brophy, Cherie Mittenthal, Tamiko Kawata, Jimmy Rhea, and Kyle Damon. This season Kobalt Gallery welcomes noted artists Lois Griffel and Duncan Johnson, along with selections from the historic Hawthorne School Mud Head Collection.
405 Commercial Street | 508.487.6111 | open year round 9:30-5, evenings in season 7-10 | larkingallery.com Representing some of 2011â&#x20AC;&#x2122;s most successful artists, Larkin Galleryâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s second season features works by Kenneth Hawkey, Lisa Molyneux, Kathy Cotter, Emilie Walker & Jason Eldredge. Exciting additions include nationally known sculptor Stephen Whittlesey, artists Karen Tusinsky, Nina Cassel Samoiloff, Laura Barron, Kay Knight Clark, Neva Hansen, & Bernadette Waystack. Larkin Gallery is associated with SeasCape Realty of Provincetown and Truro and Post Office Gallery in North Truro.
Kenneth Hawkey Provincetown Gables o/c
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The Miller Property acrylic on panel 44" x 50"
MICHAEL del VISCO
Gallery & Studio
142 Commercial Street
28 Lovinger Gallery Jeff Lovinger Lifeboat
427 Commercial Street | 508.487.3788 | lovingerimages.com Fine art photography by local resident, travel photographer, and workshop instructor Jeff Lovinger. 2012 features large format museum-quality archival photographs and canvases of Cape Cod, Provincetown, Provincelands Dunes, Tibet, India, 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.
368B Commercial Street (Johnson & Arch Streets) 508.487.0444 | email@example.com maisondecorgallery.com
Michael McGuire Old Boat 15" x 15"
A unique space combining art and décor, with exciting contemporary works of art—paintings, sculptures, photographs and mixed media—by local and nationally known artists, including Janet Bothne, Nancy Ellen Craig, Andreina Davila, Justine Ives, Rosa Empis, Joshua Dean Wiley, William Evaul, Brian Dunne, Camille Ives, and Kina Béril. Full interior decoration services including custom furniture, fine gifts, wedding registry.
30 McGUIRE GALLERY 465 Commercial Street | 508.221.0416 | daily 11-5 and 7-10 michaelmcguire.net 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.
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J. Bothne Lake Effect Snow a/c diptych
29 MAISON Décor Gallery
53Bradford St|Provincetown 373Broadway E20| New York www.artcurrent.net
An art space where artists present ideas and work in a public forum with work that explores artistic, cultural, environmental and social issues to cultivate support and sustain those who appreciate art in its diverse forms.
Friday 2-8pm|Saturday 2-8pm |Sunday noon-4pm and by appointment @ 917.474.1150
M. del Visco Floater House a/p 38" x 50"
31 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. Visit the artist at work in his studio.
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Featuring the diverse works of eight innovative photographers as well as the colorful pastels of Steve Katz. From the dreamlike photo montages of Thomas Barbey to Roy Barloga’s photographs printed on raised acrylic panels and Drelores Rakita’s melancholy landscapes, these outstanding artists will amaze and delight. Also featuring Polaroid transfers by longtime local and nationally known artist Steve Katz who complements his colorful prints with just the right quote.
33 PACKARD GALLERY Packard Gallery exterior
418 Commercial Street | 508.487.4690 | packardgallery.com Since 1984, the Packard Gallery, family-owned and run, has represented the works of Anne, Cynthia and Leslie Packard—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. To view Anne Packard prints, visit Packard Gallery II at 398 Commercial Street or online at packardprintgallery.com.
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3-D Flower Avatar on panel 8" x 8"
169 Commercial Street | 508.487.9911 open daily 10am to 11pm | stevekatzgallery.com
Lisa Joyce Hill Calm Oil on Canvas
Antoine de Villiers Acrylic
Oil & Mixed Media
Paintings, Original Etchings, Hand Blown Glass & Sculpture by Emerging & Museum Artists
SARAH JESSICA FINE ARTS 342 COMMERCIAL ST, PROVINCETOWN (508) 487-0884
RICE POLAK GALLERY 430 Commercial Street
508 487 1052
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Impulse Art GAllery 188 Commercial Street 508.487.1154 Presenting paintings and artworks of over 180 American artists.
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Nicoletta Poli Favorite Flowers
A Guerrilla Gallery with Old Cape Cod Grit. Representing contemporary, established and emerging artists: Ayers, Bubbaclicks, Butera, Carrier, Cassandra, Crisafulli, DeLuca, Havard, Fitzgerald, McCarron, Grey Dey, DiMassa, Koehler, Lindell, Martin, Miller, Neal, Hot Head Paisan, Rizzi, House of Rousseau, Rozo, Smiley, ZoĂŠ Lewis, Wheat. And the Stable grows. Film, Spoken Word, Fun. Artistic productions and handling of delicate diplomatic situations. Meet the Artists, Fridays, at the Openings 7-11pm.
Cassandra Complex oil on panel
359 Commercial Street | 917.855.4267 | pattydelucagallery.com follow us on Facebook | 300 Block Gallery District
35 Poli Gallery 349 Commercial Street | 508-487-5480 email@example.com | poligallery.com Poli Gallery celebrating our 12th year. Abstract works by RG Knudsen, oils, watercolors, commissioned pet portraits and giclĂŠe prints by Nicoletta Poli.
36 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 & more. A growing permanent collection of over 3,000 works of 20 th century traditional, abstract expressionist, modernist, & contemporary American art provides a foundation for historical & contemporary exhibitions throughout the year. 2012 highlights: Myrna Harrison, Carmen Cicero, Long Point artists, Robert Motherwell & more.
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Poli GALLERY 349 COMMERCIAL ST 508.487.5480 poligallery.com
N ICOL ET TA POL I NOW AVAILABLE: Poli’s Dogs The Book
430 Commercial Street | 508.487.1052 | Marla Rice, Director ricepolakgallery.com Provincetownâ&#x20AC;&#x2DC;s most comprehensive collection of contemporary art. Paintings, pastels, photography, sculpture and installations. Special exhibitions by artists with international repute include: Abait, Ackerson, Antonova, Arvidson, Augustine, Bonnin, Bradshaw, Bromley, Calkins, Ciccariello, Crocker, Fabbris, Farrell, Firmin, Graham, Harvey, Howes-Stevens, Lake, LeBow, Levesque, Lilly, Little, Meyer, Peretz, Plaut, Prifti, del Rosario, Roux, Skollar, Snodgrass, Stephens, Thomas, Triebert, Tyler, Wagner, Webb, Winfield, and Wolfe.
Patrick Webb Orange Juice 9" x 12"
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Terry Rockwood oil on board
38 Sarah Jessica Fine Arts 342 Commercial Street | 508.487.0884 summer hours 11-11, spring/fall 11-6, winter Sat-Sun12-5 firstname.lastname@example.org | sarahjessicafinearts.com Paintings, original etchings, hand blown glass & sculpture by emerging & museum artists: Javier Arean, Steven Brook, Carol Collette, Peter Dutra, Nancy Eckels, Thomas Hamman, Joan Hayes, Michael Hennessy, Lisa Joyce Hill, Mary Hurst, Willi Kissmer, Phil Levine, Leslie Kramer, Cerj Lalonde, Javalit Malakorn, Tim Neill, Suzanne Packer, Eleanor Rahim, Terry Rockwood, Kerry Stone, Antoine de Villiers, Allison Wells & many more.
39 SHORE GALLERIES PROVINCETOWN 292 Bradford Street | 508.487.3139 open daily 4-7pm and by appointment Bill Barrell 1978
Offering a vast range of artwork from original, turn-of-thecentury Provincetown photographs to modern work making art news today. Carmen Cicero, Bill Evaul, Bill Barrell, Willa Mamet, Muffin Ray, Fred Hemley, Steve Toomey, Elise Kaufman, Mike Libby, Janet VanFleet, Fred Garbers, Vincent Connelly, Jerome Greene, Nadine Valenti, Joan Pereira, Mark Heitzman, T. Carter Melton and drawings from the estate work of Tony Vevers and Robert Beauchamp.
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The Destination Where Fine Art Meets Fine Craft. Featuring the work of more than 30 diverse artists.
389 Commercial Street East End Provincetown, MA
Between Pearl and Law Streets
5/24/12 4:24 PM
435 Commercial Street | 508.487.7878 | open daily in summer and weekends all winter | simiemaryles.com
The Thinker oil on linen 20" x 16"
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. Colleen Barry, Robert Birbeck, 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 Anita Winstanley Roark.
S. Cerceillo Christmas Constellation a/c
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41 Sophia Reznick Gallery 237 Commercial Street, Whalers Wharf, 1st floor 646.483.1530 | sophiareznick.com Sophia Reznick Gallery, an eclectic mix of boutique and fine art, has relocated to Whalers Wharf below Ross’s Grill. Reznick is inspired by the color of Charles Hawthorne and the Impressionist school. Her primary focus is on mud shadow portraits capturing the essence of the sitter and Provincetown landscapes. Also representing other artists from Provincetown, New York, Pennsylvania, Carribean and Nantucket.
42 Spank The Monkey Fine Arts
We’ll have lots of super cool art and schwag. West Coast Low Brow meets East Coast Surfer Rad mixed in with some Outsider SciFi Boom For Real. Exhibited salon style in the middle of historic Vortexville. The country’s oldest art colony, Vortexville will be spinning and jamming to the eye ball popping, drool spewing, out of body experience of the art of the new millennium, featuring Joey Mars, Joy Lessposh, Andrew Jacob, Kris Smith, Ethan Manach, Mat Millett, Scott Bruns, Mark Freedman, R. Goulis and more.
Joey Mars Ballad of 3 Eyed Bill
288 Commercial Street | Provincetown, MA 02657 spankthemonkeyfinearts.com
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43 TAO WATER GALLERY Li Wang Lovers 16" x 17"
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, Song Yong Hong, Su Xin Ping, Liu Hong Yuan, 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, C. J. Phu, George Xiong, Duo Ling Huang.
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Art in the center of town. Early works by Henry Hensche, Charles Hawthorne, Ross Moffett, John Whorf, Charles Heinz, Sol Wilson, Helen Sawyer, Sam 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, Vcevy Strekalovsky, Stephen Silver, Steven Knight, Leslie Berenson, Peg Reynolds, Brian Adgate, Ruth KJaer, Taki Skaperdas, Vasso Trellis, Deborah Hope Colligan.
TJ Walton Whale’s Tails 2012
45 TJ WALTON Gallery 153 Commercial Street | 508.737.6697 open 10-8, weekends til 9pm | tjwaltongallery.com Representing Provincetown artist, TJ Walton. Known as a “new modern” painter, TJ currently has permanent installations at The Red Inn and Saki Restaurant and has several paintings which are part of the permanent collection at the Provincetown Art Association and Museum. TJ Walton has lived and painted full time in Provincetown since 1989 and has garnered a following and strong reputation for being at the forefront of a new movement of selftaught artists.
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Thanassi oil on canvas
234 Commercial Street | 508.487.0233 thanassigallery.com
Organized by the New Britain Museum of American Art, New Britain, CT
Pivotal Years in America’s Oldest Art Colony (1899-2011)
May 19 - August 26, 2012 From the Collection: 200 Years of Cape Cod Art May 19 - August 26 Cape Art Blooms: June 1 - 3 Art of the Party Gala: July 21, 6 - 11 pm Annual Art Auction: September 15 CCMA • 60 Hope Lane, Rte 6A, Dennis, MA 02638 508-385-4477 • www.ccmoa.org
136 Commercial Street | 774.232.2814 | Sun-Sat 11am-9pm toddjamesgallery.com
M. Marrinan White Boat detail mm/copper
Todd James Gallery is a new gallery on the West End. Director Todd Warnken and curator Martha Morgan will present artists from around the world representing artwork from Anatolia, Turkey to Portland, Oregon. Our artists are in collections at MoMA, Portland Museum of Art and have been reviewed in Art Today. Allen Maertz, Wes Hurd, Nermin Kura, Todd Warnken, David Bergeron, Justin Russo, Eveline Luppi, Joe Bartholomew.
Todd Warnken Beleuchten Photo 48" x 31"
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47 TWO HUNDRED Gallery 200 Commercial Street | 617.459.6808 Within the doors of the historic advocate building in Provincetownâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s west end, a new gallery is born. The 200 Gallery in its inaugural summer features new work from local artists including copper works and paintings from Michael Marrinan and a variety of exciting works from emerging talent in all media.
439 Commercial Street | 508.487.4040 | daily 11-10 Director: Brian Galloway | email@example.com williamscottgallery.com Representing local and national contemporary artists, including: John Dowd, Chet Jones, Will Klemm, Daphne Confar, Stephen Coyle, Glenn Daidone, Sandra Jones Campbell, Megan Hinton, Janet Lage, Damon Lehrer, Michael Page, Armando Pedroso, Aaron Peterman, William Ritzi, Kate Ryan, and Gail Spaien.
Kate Ryan Cassette Tapes oil/panel
48 William Scott Gallery
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11 Charles-Baltivik Gallery 12 Cortile Gallery 13 Cynthia Packard Gallery 14 Dock View Gallery 15 Egeli Gallery 16 Ernden Fine Art Gallery 17 Four Eleven Studio 18 Galería 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 Art Current 8 Blue Gallery 9 Bowersock Gallery 10 Castle Hill Gallery
Shore Galleries 292 Bradford Street
Castle Hill Gallery 10 Meetinghouse Rd Truro
art: Peter Clemons
22 Hutson Gallery 23 Impulse Art Gallery 24 Iona Print Studio & Gallery 25 Kiley Court Gallery 26 Kobalt Gallery 27 Larkin Gallery 28 Lovinger Gallery 29 Maison Décor Gallery 30 McGuire Gallery 31 MDV3 Gallery & Studio 32 Memories Gallery
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3 17 27
16 8 15
24 9 18 34 55
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43 Tao Water Gallery 44 Thanassi Gallery 45 TJ Walton Gallery 46 Todd James Gallery 47 Two Hundred Gallery 48 William-Scott Gallery
33 Packard Gallery 34 Patty DeLuca Gallery 35 Poli Gallery 36 Provincetown Art Association and Museum 37 Rice/Polak Gallery 38 Sarah Jessica Fine Arts 39 Shore Galleries 40 Simie Maryles Gallery 41 Sophia Reznick Gallery 42 Spank the Monkey
52 Chamber of Commerce 53 Ruby’s fine jewelry 54 Salon 54 hair salon 55 Kinlin Grover 56 Mercedes Cab
49 Antonelli Giardelli 50 Phenomena Antique Jewelry 51 Yesterday’s Treasures
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special feature : printmaking
by sarah riley
I N TAG L I O (from the italian meaning 'to cut into') is a printmaking method in which lines and textures are cut into a plate or matrix. These impressions hold the ink which is then transferred via a press to paper. The plate is traditionally copper or zinc, though even cardboard can be used in certain processes like collagraph or drypoint. Processes normally included under the term intaglio are etching, engraving, drypoint, aquatint, mezzotint and collagraph. The process of printing images from lines incised into metal was probably developed first by jewelers to keep records of their engraved designs. By the first half of the 15th century German artists were making multiple prints from intaglio plates. Intaglio printmaking was well developed in Italy during the Renaissance. The ability to make multiple prints from one sturdy metal plate allowed for the wide dissemination of the latest Renaissance masterworks by painters such as Raphael to many people including the painters of majolica. Albrecht Dürer’s famous engraving ‘Knight, Death and the Devil’ was made in 1513. Francisco Goya’s disturbing, bitter and violent series of etchings and aquatints known as ‘the Disasters of War’ were made between 1812 and 1815 but were not published (for apparent reasons) until well after his death. Kathe Kollwitz’s ‘Woman 50 | provincetownartguide.com
Albrecht Dürer, Knight, Death and the Devil, copper engraving, 1513
with Dead Child,’ an etching from 1903, evokes such heart-rending pain that it is difficult to look at for long. The expressive nature of the medium is what draws artists to it. The subtle greys and rich blacks that are pressed into and actually onto the paper’s raised surface are unequalled in other mediums. The rich blacks of incised and etched lines are what drew me to intaglio. More recently I have combined those lines with collagraphy. In Alchemy I the figure has been printed from a traditional drypoint incised into Plexiglas using a metal stylus. Black etching inks were pushed into the scratched lines and the excess ink was wiped from the
non-imaged parts of the plate surface by hand. The plate was then pressed onto damp paper as it was pulled through the etching press. The color portions of the image were inked in the intaglio manner but then also rolled with ink in the manner of relief printing. Inks of varying viscosities were used (viscosity printing technique) before this first layer was printed. This non-traditional part of the print was printed from cardboard plates which were worked with various acrylic gels and sealed also using acrylic before inking and printing.
clockwise from top left: etching tools photo by author; William Harry Warren Bicknell, Cottages and Beach, West End, etching, 1943, Gift of Mrs. WHW Bicknell, 1964. courtesy of PAAM; Sarah Riley Alchemy I, collagraph and drypoint with viscosity inking, 22" x 30"
Sarah Riley is a Professor of Art and Head of Printmaking at the Holland School of the Visual and Performing Arts, Southeast Missouri State University. She is the author of Practical Mixed-Media Printmaking Techniques, published this year by A&C Black. She lives in Wellfleet with her husband Marc Strauss, a professor of Dance at the same institution. She will be teaching a printmaking workshop at Truro Center for the Arts at Castle Hill this summer from July 9-13. 2012 Provincetown Art Guide | 51
JACK D E LM O N D Drip. Splash. Pour.
Charles-Baltivik Gallery 432 Commercial Street 508.487.3611
Yesterdayâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s Treasures 176 Commercial Street 508.487.5920
5/25/12 6:47 AM
featuring the work of
Conny Hatch & Sally Brophy July 12-18
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432 CommerCial St
ROBERT M. ADAMCIK
Lyman-Eyer Gallery 432 Commercial Street 508.487.3937 lymaneyerart.com
Cortile Gallery 193 Commercial Street rebeccabruyn.com
My emotions are images stuck in my head. I need to paint to get them out to where I can understand them and share them with others. I portray the human face and figure to give them life and a recognizable platform from which to tell their stories.
Anna’s Rose (detail) mixed media 25" x 22"
Through a mid-1800s cyanotype printing process Rebecca’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.
Four Eleven Studio 617.905.7432
Dock View Gallery 349 Commercial Street 508.487.151
Observed and internal landscapes influenced by both Hawthorne & Hoffman. A palpable experience of light & a concern for plasticity of space are dominant themes. Paintings of intense color often heavily impastoed with wax & oil. 20 years painting the town.
Commercial St. March a/c 36" x 36"
Capturing the moments as dusk turns into night and sunsets silhouette elements of the terrain, Robert‘s work reflects his experiences of living on the lower Cape. Surrounded by visuals like no where else, he brings his unique style to the canvas.
Dunes acrylic on canvas 11" x 14"
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REBECCA BRU YN photogRAphER
CoRtilEgAllERY.Com 230 CommERCiAl st. 508.487.4200
Early Bird etching 10" x 8"
Cortile Gallery studio hours by appt. 508.487.8381
I make drawings, paintings & prints. Each is a celebration in line and color of the world as I see or imagine it. My works are meant to involve the viewer in the joyous task of finding meaning in, or a way through, this mysterious & dazzling universe.
Matisse said of painters “Oh we do not see as you do; we are perfectly free, and are bound by no rules, and we see as we please.”
Wild Wellfleet Oysters oil on masonite
Lyman-Eyer Gallery 432 Commercial Street 508.487.3937 lymaneyerart.com
Thanassi Gallery 234 Commercial Street 508.487.0233 maryholton.com
Monochromatic figure paintings both in and out of the box, “Powerfully Beautiful!”
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.
Dreaming of Doves oil on canvas 30" x 30"
Off Bradford oil on canvas 20" x 24"
Robert Clibbon Photographs of the Outer Cape Clibbon Studio 120 Commercial St. Provincetown, 2nd floor by appointment only
508.487.3563 www.clibbongallery.com Dune Fences, Herring Cove
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Opening ReCeptiOn: Meet the aRtiSt Friday, August 3, 7:00–9:00 pm
AUGUST 3–AUGUST 15
Calm Before the Storm pyrography and wood stains/wood panel 14" x 16"
432 Commercial St
L AU R E NC E YOU NG Alden Gallery 423 Commercial Street 508. 487. 4230 laurenceyoung.com Dilemma oil/wax on canvas 36x24 in.
5/25/12 7:24 AM
PAM HUDSON Doorways Series Esmond-Wright Gallery 384 Commercial Street the-esmond-wright-gallery.com 508-487-4546 hudsonoriginals.com
old milk can 24" x 12"
5/14/12 12:18 PM
Paul Kelly Alden Gallery | 423 Commercial Street paulkellystudio.net
Babylon oil on wood 9" x 14" 2012
K AREN C A P P OT TO karencappotto.com
The Schoolhouse Gallery
494 commercial street
JEANNIE MOTHERWELL work s on v iew & by req uest
jeanniemotherwell.com Lyman-Eyer Gallery 432 Commercial St 508.487.3937 lymaneyerart.com Tattoo acrylic on canvas 36" x 24" 2011
6/3/12 12:03 PM
HELEN R. KAMINS
Kiley Court Gallery 445 Commercial Street 508.487.4496 kileycourtgallery.com
ART2thousand.com Helen@HRKamins.com 617.909.5284 CortileGallery.com GraniteShoreGallery.com
This Québec-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 Québec.
Plein air oil paintings of regional scapes, commissioned portraiture and one-of-akind signed frames and mirrors created by upcycling wood and used materials. Sous le pommier a/b 14" x 11"
Portrait of Peter, No. 2 oil in handmade frame
Kobalt Gallery 432 Commercial Street cheriemittenthal.com kobaltgallery.com
Fourth generation Impressionist. Watercolors and oils of Cape Cod, Carribean, Italy and Florida. Large format commissions welcomed!
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. Meet Me at Sal’s oil on canvas 8" x 10"
Domicile encaustic on panel 16" x 16"
K ay K night C larke Represented by Larkin Gallery 405 Commercial St., Provincetown, MA 02652 Studio visits by appointment Truro, MA: 508.487.0225 Essex, CT: 860.767.0844 kayknightclarke.com | kclarke3@ mindspring.com Blue oil on linen 12x24" KNIGHT CLARKE_TP-Final.indd 2
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Barcelona New York Chengdu, China New England Exhibitions 413 427 8219
O NL INE G A L L E RY:
michaelrogovsky.com | 508.487.3287
ANDREA M. SAWYER
Charles-Baltivik Gallery & Sculpture Garden 432 Commercial Street 508.487.3611 cbgallery.net
Cortile Gallery gallery: 508.487.4200 studio: 508.487.0980 firstname.lastname@example.org
Walking through hot August night rain showers on deserted P‘town streets, and seeing interiors flooded with honeyed light by the rising sun are two of Andrea‘s inspirations.
Luminous oil paintings of Outer Cape scenes focusing on dune landscapes of the Provincelands. More images of artwork are available at cortilegallery.com.
Spring Dunes oil 16" x 20"
Rain Dance oil on canvas 10" x 10"
Fenwick & Stassi Studio 234 Commercial Street 815.494.6538
Hutson Gallery 432 Commercial Street 508.487.0915 joetrepiccione.com
My work contains elements of nature, investigations into psychological conditions, & recollections of past cultures and universal symbols. The sea also continues to play a significant role; my roots are sea bound.
Creating fiery and golden landscapes in oil that beckon the viewer. “Meadows and Marshes” exhibition: Aug 24 - Sept 6
Sea Trapped acrylic/board 2012
Hot Summer Day oil on canvas 12" x 12"
strekalovskyart.com 42 North Street, Hingham, Massachusetts Hi Noon Strekalovsky-TP-final.indd 1
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382 Commercial St August 17–23
508 487 0044
opening reception 8/17, 7–10pm
Elizabeth Lazeren Copley Artist Truro, MA (508) 349-6821 www.elizabethlazeren.com
The White House
5/25/12 6:54 AM
Swimmer, 2012, oil on linen, 12x24"
O PE N I N G
Friday June 22, 7â&#x20AC;&#x201C;9pm
The William Scott Gallery 439 Commercial Street Provincetown 508.487.4040 williamscottgallery.com
works on display throughout the season
R AY NOLIN Doug Johnson Gallery 76 Route 6a Orleans MA 508.221.8419 | 508.685.5054 dougjohnsongallery.com demonstrations in painting & monoprinting Saturdays at 11am through Labor Day
6/2/12 12:00 PM
MARK RUDDY markruddyart.com
thanassi gallery 234 Commercial st. | 508.487.0233
Cortile Artist Studios 193 commercial st provincetown, ma 508.487.4200
A. Paul Filiberto
ON L I N E G A L L E RY:
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BERNADETTE C. WAYSTACK
Larkin Gallery 405 Commercial Street 508.487.6111 x107 508.237.0119 bernadettewaystack.com
A color abstract painter by training, Wellfleet-based Walczak works in inks and collage materials challenging his audiences with the interplay of line, color and printed images in a forceful & whimsical manner. The work is often large and bold in content. Blue Orbit rice paper collage w/ink 18" x 22"
Oils on panel, pastels and art quilts. Contemporary icons of the landscape exploring the concept of painting as prayer. Labyrinth Walk oil on panel 36" x 36"
Sculptures, figurative works carvings & illustrations. Subject matter includes gender, identity and the maternal. Custom work welcomed.
Etchings, paintings, photos.
happyhouse#1 collage 4" x 5.5"
Untitled watercolor 10" x 7.5"
Rob Longley Represented in Provincetown by
Cortile Gallery 230 Commercial St. www.cortilegallery.com
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special feature : printmaking
by vicky tomayko
MONOTYPE monotype is perhaps the simplest form of printmaking. It involves the transfer of fresh ink from plate to paper to create one (mono) print (type). Because these prints are unique rather than multiples they are closer in method to drawing and painting than any other printmaking method. In the mid-seventeenth century Rembrandt van Rijn in Amsterdam and Giovanni Benedetto Castiglione in Genoa began to experiment with printing ink on copper plates, using brushes, and other tools to create textures and continuous tone. The modern interest in monotype was in part inspired by an exhibition in 1980 at The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York entitled The Painterly Print. It featured the rarely viewed monotypes of 42 artists from the Seventeenth to the Twentieth Centuries, including Edgar Degas who used dark-field monotypes, (the plate is rolled solid with black ink and the light tones are subtracted with rags and brushes) as underlying structures for many of his pastels, and Michael Mazur the painter, printmaker, and teacher who is responsible for much of the current interest in monotype in Provincetown. A monotype is a unique print made by drawing or painting with ink on a smooth plate of copper, zinc or acrylic. Oil or water-based ink can be rolled, brushed, rubbed with a rag, drawn 74 | provincetownartguide.com
into with a stick, or manipulated in a wide variety of ways to create an image on the plate. The image is then transferred to a sheet of paper which is sometimes dampened to increase its sensitivity. Most often, a printing press is used to get a faithful impression. Most of the ink is removed during the first pressing, but often a â&#x20AC;&#x153;ghostâ&#x20AC;? image remains which can be printed as it is, or reworked and then printed. This later approach allows the artist the opportunity to develop a series of related works in a relatively short time. In the past, the terms monotype and monoprint were used interchangeably, but now, the monotype refers only to works from smooth plates. Monoprint refers to a unique print pulled from a plate which has some reproducible features, such as a plate with an etched or drypointed line. Variations are endless but the permanent features of the plate remain from one image to the next.
The thing I most love about monotype and monoprint is the exploration that accompanies the creation of each new and unique print. Though the process involves a press, the results are not a reproduction, but an original image on paper. Working on the plate with rollers, brayers, brushes, rags and solvents in a series of additions and subtractions is incredibly fluid and flexible. The unexpected results from overlapping and layering images, and the inherent reversal of the image in printing, make each impression a fresh and surprising event. The fact that a â&#x20AC;&#x153;ghostâ&#x20AC;? remains on the plate allows me to begin the next image with immediacy. It is possible to work all day without ever having to clean my plate. The variations and possibilities are endless.
above left: Vicky Tomayko, Allegory, monoprint, 30" x 22"; above right: The author rolling inks onto a plate
Vicky Tomayko is an artist and teacher who shows at Schoolhouse Gallery in Provincetown.
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Robert Callahan dock furniture local driftwood reclaimed glass custom work available Dock View Gallery 349 commercial street 508 487 1517
“EXHALATION OF DARKNESS” 12x8"
5/25/12 6:40 AM
PAT BRUNO STUDIO GALLERY
raku ~ paintings ~ adornments
774.722.1045 by appointment www. patbrunostudiogallery.com
The Glass Gazebo 174 Commercial Street 508.487.0564 edelbyrne.com
Victor Powell Workshop 323 Commercial Street 508.487.9075 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.
Bold departures from the traditional, Edel‘s signature style is the use of what she refers to as ”lace leadwork.“ Each unique piece reflects a medieval style, springing from her Celtic heritage. Stained Glass Panel
handmade, custom leather sandal
for BANSHII 774.212.2175 banshiionline.com
Lively and organic hats crafted locally from toyo braid: a beautiful, lightweight, packable fiber. Check out the website for retail locations.
Artful organic apparel with feminine charm and freespirited appeal. Independently Crafted for Inspired Living. Handmade on Cape Cod.
Handmade Toyo braid hats
Free Flight (dress detail)
CHRIS PARRIS functional art pottery
DOCK VIEW GALLERY
349 Commercial Street
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JOANNE MILBURY COVE Studio by the Sea
call for an appointment:
508.487.4096 or 508.951.7064 email@example.com
Studio Wizard’s Workshop
Visit us Thursdays at the craft show at the U U church
3rd Floor Whaler’s Wharf
stained glass artist
5/25/12 7:01 AM
Handmade Genuine Beach Glass Jewelry by
christina available exclusively at
christina’s jewelry 215 commercial st. 508.487.2228 christinasprovincetown.com
special feature : printmaking
by kathryn lee smith
RELIEF PRINTING a relief print is an image created by a printmaking process where protruding surface faces of the matrix (printing plate or block) are inked and recessed areas are ink free. The relief family of techniques includes woodcut, metalcut, wood engraving, relief etching linocut and collography. (from wikipedia) The Provincetown Print, a.k.a. the white-line woodblock print, is a single block color woodcut printmaking process that originated here in Provincetown in 1915. Unlike traditional Japanese or German color woodblock printing processes which employ one block per color, the white-line print uses a single block of wood to make a color print, a remarkable concept in printmakingâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s history. The method effectively marries the disciplines of painting and printmaking resulting in unique and original prints pulled from a single matrix. Following the outbreak of WWI in Europe many American artists returned to the United States and many found their way to the shores of Provincetown, a burgeoning artistsâ&#x20AC;&#x2122; colony, fishing village and safe haven. Accomplished printmakers Ethel Mars, Maud Squire, Mildred McMillen, Ada Gilmore, Juliette Nichols and Bror Julius Olsson Nordfeldt made up the group of original six artists who became known as the Provincetown Printmakers. They lived and worked around the juncture of Commercial and Bangs Streets, where the Provincetown Art Association and Museum sits today.
top: Bror Julius Olsson Nordfeldt, Blue Water Fisherman, color white line wood block print, no date (ca. 1916), 10" x 9.5", Gift of Mrs. BJO Nordfeldt, 1973. courtesy of PAAM; left: Charles Kaeselau, Boat (for Paul), wood block print, 1934, 8" x 8", Norman & Dorothy E. Cook Collection, Gift of Dorothy E. Cook, 2000. courtesy of PAAM
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special feature : printmaking
the white-line print by kathryn lee smith
Nordfeldt came up with the idea of putting all of the colors on one block of wood. (Although Ethel Mars two block method which she learned while studying in Paris was a precursor to this). According to Ada Gilmore: (Nordfledt) soon became impatient with the mechanical labor of cutting so many blocks of wood (one for each color) before he could express his idea; one day he surprised the others by exhibiting one block, with his complete design on that, instead of parts of it being cut on five or six blocks. He had cut a groove in the wood to separate each color, and, in printing this left a white line which emphasized the design. With his invention he had produced a more beautiful picture and eliminated much work. By 1918 Provincetown had become a known artists’ community, and with the influx of many Blanche Lazzell, Marigolds, color white line wood block print, 15" x 13", 1938, Extended loan from Hilary and Sidney Bamford, 2003. courtesy of PAAM
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new artists, the white-line method spread rapidly as artists from other disciplines, as well as printmakers, rushed to try the new technique. Oliver Chaffee, a well known Provincetown painter, learned the technique from Ada Gilmore (his wife) and subsequently taught it to Blanche Lazzell who became the major contributor to the genre, with a white-line printmaking career spanning many decades. Lazzell’s contribution, both as a teacher of the method and her prolific amount of work, remains to this day one of the highest standards the genre has ever produced. In 1918 the Provincetown Printers, the first society devoted exclusively to woodblock prints, was formed. In 1949 painter Ferol Sibley Warthen, a student of Lazzell’s, learned how to make these prints, which she was to produce for the next 47 years, and for which she became well-known. Warthen’s work rested upon geometric cubism that was different from Lazzell’s, with extremely complex imagery and translucent washes. I learned the method from my grandmother, Ferol Sibley Warthen, when I was four years old, and, after formal schooling, continue to make it my life’s work. A seemingly simple process, it marries my first love of painting with that of printmaking. As an artist one combines the thought processes of the two disciplines. After thirty years it becomes second nature to think in this way. I enjoy the possibilities of evoking different moods from different color selections and combinations from one unique print to another
left: Multiple Luminescent Beings # 2, 2009 photo: Jim Zimmerman below: The artist applying paint to a wood block. photo: Lynne Hubner
in the same edition. The expansive and immediate thought processes of painting are combined with the long-term discipline of printmaking, resulting in a print that could not be achieved in any other way. I love making these prints. I love that the woodcut is a part of world-history which began with the Chinese, was so beautifully realized by the Japanese, and in our American fashion, and specifically our Provincetown heritage, has become our own contemporary contribution to an historical vision spanning time and place. I feel very fortunate to have this legacy from the early Provincetown Printmakers, Lazzell, and Warthen, and to be able to continue in this tradition in these contemporary times, speaking the language of this century within a tradition that was born almost 100 years ago in this location.
Kathryn Smith is teaching two workshops on The White Line Print at the Provincetown Art Association and Museum on July 23-26 and September 17-20. Work can be viewed at Gallery Ehva in Provincetown. paam.org kathrynleesmithwhitelineprints.com
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by maryalice johnston
SCREEN PRINTING screen printing is a printing technique that uses woven mesh to support an ink-blocking stencil, often cut from vellum or created directly onto the mesh with an impermeable liquid.
The attached stencil forms open areas of mesh that transfer ink or other printable materials which can be pressed through the mesh to form a sharp-edged image onto a printing surface. A fill blade or squeegee is moved across the screen stencil, forcing or pumping ink into the mesh openings for transfer by capillary action during the squeegee stroke. It is also known as silkscreen, serigraphy, and serigraph printing. Screen printing is a form of stenciling that first appeared in a recognizable form in China during the Song Dynasty (960–1279 AD). It was largely introduced to Western Europe from Asia 84 | provincetownartguide.com
sometime in the late 18th century, but did not gain large acceptance or use in Europe until silk mesh was more available for trade from the east. Credit is generally given to the artist Andy Warhol for popularizing screen printing identified as serigraphy, in the United States. Warhol is particularly identified with his 1962 depiction of actress Marilyn Monroe screen printed in garish colors. Many other artists—Rob Ryan, Blexbolex, Arthur Okamura, Robert Rauschenberg, Harry Gottlieb—have used screen printing as an expression of creativity and artistic vision. Since rudimentary screenprinting materials are so affordable and readily available, it has been used frequently in underground settings and subcultures, and the non-professional look of such DIY culture screenprints have become a significant cultural aesthetic seen on movie posters, record album covers, flyers, shirts, advertising, in artwork and elsewhere.
I first began experimenting with screen printing in 2010 when Master Printer Vicky Tomayko suggested that I make stencils from the â&#x20AC;&#x153;My Girls,â&#x20AC;? an installation of figures cut from old boxes, old wallpaper, and scrapes of spray-painted paper. Liking the idea, I began cutting the stencils from vellum and screening the figures onto velvet, plastic, newspaper palettes, paintings, just about anything in my studio that would accept the ink. I especially enjoyed using odd and/or forgotten materials or artworks as printing surfaces. I quickly became intrigued with the clarity of the printed figures, the way they interacted with the backgrounds of the printing surfaces, and the many ways I could layer the figures.
opposite page: Maryalice Johnston, wallpaper scroll, silk screen on wallpaper, 2.5' x 40', 2010; left: the artist in her studio; below: Maryalice Johnston, Beach Tazzy, gouache, dispersed pigment, silk screen on plaster, 12" x 12", 2011
Maryalice Johnston is a painter/installation artist who incorporates printmaking into her work. She is represented by artstrand, 494 Commercial Street in Provincetown artstrand.com maryalicejohnston.com 2012 Provincetown Art Guide | 85
LYMAN-EYER GALLERY Saturday BOOK RELEASE & AUTHOR SIGNING August 4, 6â&#x20AC;&#x201C;8 pm
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Artist Commentary by Robert Sherer
PROVINCETOWN ART ASSOCIATION AND MUSEUM 460 Commercial Street | 508.487.1750 | paam.org
The Cape School of Art 508.246.6059 | capeschoolofart.com
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.
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.
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.
HIGHLAND HOUSE MUSEUM Highland Road, Truro | 508.487.3397 | trurohistorical.org A former turn-of-the-century summer hotel housing artifacts from the Truro Historical Society.
CAPE COD MUSEUM of ART 60 Hope Lane, Dennis | 508.385.4477 | ccmoa.org
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
TRURO CENTER FOR THE ARTS at Castle Hill The New Home of the International Encaustic Conference! With over 120 workshops year round: painting • printmaking • sculpture • ceramics • mixed media photography • felt • jewelry • glass • fiction • poetry • memoir teen & children’s workshops For more information or to register: www.castlehill.org (508) 349-7511 10 Meetinghouse Rd & 1 Depot Rd, Truro
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AMP: Art Market Provincetown
5/25-7/1 Richard Dorff Translucencies: sculpture/ installation; Suara Welitoff Things like time: video/installation. grand opening rec 5/25, 6-9pm 6/15
Suara Welitoff Things like time: premier video presentation and artist talk in conjunction with Provincetown Film Fest 4pm, rec to follow
7/3-15 Jennifer Camper Comix; Diana Morrow small works; Roberta Stone People I Know: multi-panel portraits. rec 7/6, 6-9pm 7/11 Jennifer Camper The Bastard Love Child of Words and Pictures. Slideshow presentation, discussion, and book signing, 7pm
7/18-8/5 Champa Vaid Conversations: a painting retrospective. rec 7/20, 6-9pm 8/8-19
Lisa Hull, Nina West, Susan L. Young/SLY, eopoldine Core Face: photographs & paintings. L
Amy Hoffman Reading: 7pm
9/11-30 Shez Arvedon, Dez DeCarlo, Shari Kadison,
thru 8/ 26 The Tides of Provincetown Pivotal Years in America’s Oldest Continuous Art Colony (1899-2011) a significant collection of works surveying America’s oldest art colony organized by the New Britain Museum of American Art thru 8/ 26 200 Years of Cape Cod Art
CHARLES-BALTIVIK GALLERY 7/13
Al Cave: Bear Bash rec 7-9pm
CORTILE GALLERY 6/8-7/2
Art in Bloom new exhibit
7/6-8/7 The Artistic Lure of Light Grand Season Opening. rec 7/6, 7-10pm 8/10-28
Scapes: The Expected and Unexpected rec 8/10, 7-9pm
8/31-10/2 Art in America: 2nd Annual Artists
Invitational rec 8/31, 6-8pm
10/5-11/12 Anticipation: Changing Seasons new exhibit 11/21-12/4 The Gift of Art: Holly Folly new exhibit 12/5-30
Winter on the Outer Cape new exhibit
Paula Lawrence, Sue Metro, Pam Nicholas, John Pusateri, and Mo Ziochouski What I
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Came Upon: multi-media/group show. rec 9/14, 6-9pm
10/3-11/4 Barbara Hadden, Chaya Kupperman, Marsha Lieberman Outside Time: paintings and meanderings. rec 10/12, 6-9pm plus Happening for
CAPE COD MUSEUM OF ART
rec 8/10, 6-9pm; Carnival Week Happening 8/17, 6-9pm
8/22-9/9 Jennifer Engel, Gerald Lucena, Lisa Turngren The Point to Cloth: multi-media/inst. rec 8/24, 6-9pm
6/29 Sam Spano bead Paintings rec 6-8pm 8/3 8/17
Roseann Spinale Mark paintings rec 6-8pm
Robert Callahan dock furniture rec 6-8pm Chris Parris ceramic work rec 6-8pm
Teaching the principles of light & color since 1899
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ERNDEN FINE ART GALLERY Elisabeth Pearl rec 6/8, 7:30-9:30pm 6/15-21 Jessie Morgan rec 6/15, 7:30-9:30pm 6/22-28 Richard Cloutier 6/22, 7:30-9:30pm 6/29-7/5 Lilla Grant rec 6/29, 7:30-9:30pm 7/6-12 George Hirose rec 7/6, 7:30-9:30pm 7/13-19 Madeliene Abling rec 7/13, 7:30-9:30pm 7/20-26 Ernie Bynum rec 7/20, 7:30-9:30pm 7/27-8/2 Gallery Group Exhibition rec 7/27, 7:30-9:30pm 8/3-9 Joanne Dugan rec 8/3, 7:30-9:30pm 8/10-16 Dan Rupe rec 8/10, 7:30-9:30pm 8/17-23 Taka Maruno 8/17, 7:30-9:30pm 8/24-30 Les Seifer rec 8/24, 7:30-9:30pm 8/31-9/28 Gallery Group Exhibition rec 8/31, 7:30-9:30pm 6/8-14
5/25-6/14 Sandra Dooley, Eduardo Guerra, Yamile Pardo La Mujer rec 5/25, 6-9pm 6/15-6/28 Reinaldo Campillo, Yerandee Duran, Aneet R. Fontes, Sebastian Leal Havana in Motion, rec 6/15, 6-9pm
6/29-7/18 Edel Bordón, Orestes Gaulhiac rec 6/29, 6-9pm 7/20-8/8 Luis Rodríguez (NOA), Juan Carlos Vazquez Lima All in a Day rec 7/20, 6-9pm 8/10-9/5 Isolina Limonta, Jose Mederos (Mederox), Luis Eliades Rodríguez Ritual rec 8/10, 6-9pm 9/7-9/30 Edel Bordón, Guillermo Estrada Viera,
Eduardo Leyva, Yunayka Martin Martinez The Dilemma rec 9/7, 6-9pm
Connecting the GLBT Community
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6/1-14 Kate Bisby recent paintings and drawings rec 6/1 & 6/2, 7-9pm
6/15-28 Maggie Simonelli recent works in encaustic rec 6/15 & 6/16, 7-9pm
6/29-7/19 Manuel Pardo Motherland recent paintings rec 6/29 & 6/30, 7-9pm
7/20-8/9 Luis Cruz Azaceta Terraforma recent paintings and works on paper rec 7/20 & 7/21, 7-9pm
rec 8/31 & 9/1, 7-9pm
KILEY COURT GALLERY
Joan Cobb Marsh rec 7/6, 7-9pm Steve Kennedy rec 7/20, 7-9pm 8/3-8/16 Matteo Caloiaro & Brooke Olivares 7/6-7/19
Intl Encaustics Conference Juried Show rec 6/15, 7-9pm
6/29-7/10 Buzzed, Ripped & Hammered Mike Ware, Jimmy Rhea & Duncan Johnson rec 6/29, 7pm 7/12-18
Fish & Chicks Conny Hatch & Sally Brophy rec 7/13, 7-9pm
Three Women, Three Visions Mike Wright, Cherie Mittenthal & Diane Brawarsky rec 7/20, 7-9pm
8/2-9 Summer Passage Tamiko Kawata rec 8/3, 7-9pm 8/10-21 P rovincetown – Then & Now Marian Roth, Lois Griffel & Selections from the Hawthorne School Mud Head Collection rec 8/10, 7-9pm 8/24-9/4
Complimentary Colors new paintings by Helen Shulman rec 8/24, 7-9pm
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8/17-8/30 Robert Cardinal rec 8/17, 7:30-9:30pm
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Segundo Planes recent paintings and watercolor
8/10-8/30 Andrew Moore Cuba photographs rec 7/20 & 8/31
Annual Alex Sepkus Trunk Show Friday, August 3 11am-9pm
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continued from page 8 The 19th century witnessed many trial and error movements in printmaking, as the Japanese mastered woodcut prints. The best known American printmaker of the time, James Audubon, engaged in printmaking as a scientist rather than as an artist. As with all art movements, the 20th century burst open vibrant and experimental energy, and printmaking was no exception. Pablo Picasso, along with a large cadre of his modern contemporaries engaged in etchings, engravings, drypoints, woodcuts, lithographs and lino cuts. At this same time period, artists in the United States, including George Wesley Bellows, John Sloan and Reginald Marsh as well as Milton Avery and Edward Hopper, developed their techniques in lithograph, etching, and drypoint. The joy and intrigue of the process, along with many new methodologies, continue to be discovered and expanded upon as evidenced in the remarkable work being done today. A Brief History of Printmaking. World Printmakers. February 11, 2004. www.worldprintmakers.com/english/pmhist.htm William Zorach, The Weirs, woodcut print, 11.5" x 8.5", 1917, Gift of Warren Cresswell, 1979. courtesy of PAAM
Prints and works on paper represent one of the best buying opportunities for both young and seasoned art collectors alike. Aside from Blanche Lazzell and a few of the master printmakers, works on paper have long been overlooked and are still undervalued. I am particularly intrigued with monoprints. Black and white woodcuts, linocuts, etchings and lithgraphs are particularly within the reach of everyone. Between the galleries, auctions and museum membersâ&#x20AC;&#x2122; shows, the possibilities are endless.
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PROVINCETOWN ART ASSOCIATION and MUSEUM
thru 7/15 Art of the Garden Exhibition
8/31-9/16 Ming Jing The Poetic Rhythm rec 8/31, 7-9pm
thru 7/14 Members‘ 12x12 Exhibition and Silent Auction
TRURO CENTER FOR THE ARTS AT CASTLE HILL
thru 7/15 Northeast by Southwest The Lively Landscapes of Myrna Harrison thru 7/8 Carmen Cicero The Visionary Work Fredi Schiff Levin lecture: Thursday 6/28, 7pm
6/1-16 Consignment Auction Preview 6/16 Spring Consignment Auction 7pm 6/22-7/8 20th Anniversary of Curating at PAAM rec TBD
Long Point: An Artists’ Place Curator Mary E. Abell, Ph.D. rec 7/20, 8-10pm
Archival Photos & Film Footage 7pm, free Fredi Schiff Levin Lecture with artist panel 7pm 7/20-9/30 Robert Motherwell: Beside the Sea Curators 7/24 8/2
Lise Motherwell and Dan Ranalli rec 7/20, 8-10pm
Duo Ling Huang & George Xiong East Meets West rec 8/17 & 8/24, 7-9pm
Postcard Show & Sale
7/3 Poetry on the Deck Peter Campion, Dorianne Laux, Joe Millar, co-sponsor: Truro Public Library 7/14
Castle Hill Summer Bash Party
7/17 Jodi Kantor Author, The Obamas, reading & book signing
Artist Studio Tours Artists of Truro and Wellfleet 7/29 Judy Pfaff 2012 Distinguished Artist & Writers 8/1 Chair, lecture Wellfleet Cong. Church 8-9:30pm 8/11 Silent Benefit Auction 8/14 Alec Wilkinson Lecture 8/15 PoemJazz with Robert Pinksy & Laurence Hobgood Wellfleet Preservation Hall
TAO WATER ARTS GALLERY
8/19 Modernist House Tour
6/15-28 Carl Lopes A Fantasia World rec 6/15, 7-9pm
8/20 10 Minute Plays with the Students of Sinan Unel, Payomet Performing Arts
thru 6/14 Group Show 6/13-26
8/21 Poetry on the Deck with Brendan Galvin
8/28 Peter Chepus Lecture
Joyce Schutter The Joy of Life rec 6/13, 7-9pm Heather Blume Body Language rec 7/6, 7-9pm 7/6-19 Li Wang Crossing rec 7/6, 7-9pm 7/20-8/2 Bao Lede & Ann Mallory Calling From Far Mountain rec 7/20, 7-9pm 8/3-16
Soojin Kim Nostalgic Moment rec 8/3, 7-9pm
8/7 Paint the Race Great Ptown Schooner Regatta 10/19, 20 Provincetown Dance Festival
WILLIAM SCOTT GALLERY 6/22
Works by Megan Hinton rec 6/22, 7-9pm
Cuts & Color 508.487.4247 54 Bradford St. Provincetown
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6/13-17 Provincetown International Film Festival
Provincetown Theater 238 Bradford Street | 508.487.7487 tickets: 866.811.4111 | provincetowntheater.com
6/21-24 Provincetown Portuguese Festival provincetownportuguesefestival.com
July Fourth Parade and Fireworks 7/4 7/8
PAAM Secret Garden Tour 10am-3pm, paam.org
Provincetown Jazz Festival 8/11&13 ProvincetownJazzFestival.org 8/12-18 PBG Carnival Week Thursday Parade, ptown.org 8/25
Taste of Provincetown massequality.org
ASGCC Auction asgcc.org
Great Provincetown Schooner Regatta 9/1-7 provincetownschoonerrace.com 9/7
Celebration of Life Concert 8pm, ptownmusic.com
Featuring new works with its Spring and Fall Playwrights’ Festivals and its Winter Readings Series complemented with several full productions of new and established works.
Tennessee Williams Theater Festival September 20-23 | twptown.org | 866-789-TENN (8366) Live performances around town. This year’s theme is all about music: from blues and American Songbook to art song and African drums. WELLFLEET HARBOR ACTORS THEATRE (W.H.A.T.) 508.349.6835 | what.org
Swim for Life & Paddler Flotilla swim4life.org 9/8
Concerts, films, broadcasts, plays & children's theater.
Afterglow Alternative Performance Arts 9/12-16 Festival AfterglowFestival.org
Payomet Performing Arts Center In Truro 508.487.5400 | firstname.lastname@example.org
Ten Days of Art Provincetown, Jamboree.org 9/14-23
Payomet is celebrating its 14th season in 2012 with a summer of festivals, music, theater and children’s classes and shows.
Tennessee Williams Festival twptown.org 9/20-23 9/22
PMPM Historic House Tour 11am-3pm pilgrim-monument.org
C onsignment Auction of Early Provincetown Art paam.org
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A. Packard A View from the Town oil on canvas 44" x 48"
T H E PACK A R D GA LLERY 418 Commercial Street Provincetown parking available packardgallery.com 508-487-4690