EVENTS


The Addison Art Gallery is open year round with regularly changing shows. Please give us a call at 508.255.6200 and we will be sure to be open when it is convenient for you.

As events are scheduled, they are added to this page. To be added to our invitation list, please send your email address to helen@addisonart.com. We hope to see or hear from you soon.

Helen

For workshops and classes, please click here.

 

Paul Schulenburg Cleber Stecei Cleber Stecei David Mesite

Saturday, April 26
4:30 - 6:00

Marc Kundmann, Cape Cod artist
Spring Open House
We hope you can join artists and friends in our gallery full of new works.
   
Saturday, May 24
5:00 to 7:00

Elizabeth Pratt, Cape Cod watercolor artist
By the Sea with Elizabeth Pratt
Elizabeth Pratt is one of the most highly awarded watercolor artists in New England. She had the first of over 60 solo shows at the Spectrum Gallery in Washington, D.C. Ms. Pratt is a Copley Master and has juried membership in Audubon Artists, New York City and the New England Watercolor Society. Her work has been acquired by many government agencies, courts, corporations and collectors.

A full-time artist with a spontaneous style evolving as the images develop, Ms. Pratt keeps her work continually fresh and alive in a range of subject matter treated with new techniques.



Saturday, June 7
5:00 - 7:00

Sharon McGauley, Cape Cod artist
Sharon McGauley Reception
Sharon McGauley has earned multiple grants, studied art at Connecticut College, and continues to study and work with master painters. Sharon paints plein air and in her studio and is especially inspired by dramatic weather and lighting. Her work has shown in many solo and juried shows across the country, and has been featured in a solo show at the Key West Custom House Museum. McGauley paintings can be found in prestigious collections in the US, Canada, Europe and Japan.

   
Saturday, June 14
8:00 to noon

Painting Orleans Beaches, Roads and Homes
Plein air, French for "open air," is used to describe paintings created outdoors. French Impressionists, including Claude Monet and Pierre-Auguste Renoir, advocated en plein air painting. Charles Webster Hawthorne, who is attributed with starting the art colony in Provincetown, came to Cape Cod to teach painting en plein air.

We hope you can join us for this special plein air event. Adults and children alike are enthralled by seeing a painting move from a sketch to a finished piece, and delighted to meet so many accomplished artists.As the date approaches, please feel free to contact us for specific information on where the artists will be located. Works by the participating artists can be found in museums, corporations, U.S. Embassies, and in private collections throughout the Americas, Europe and in Asia.

   
Saturday, June 14
5:00 to 7:00

Painting Orleans Reception
Join artists and friends for a view of the works painted that morning.
   
Saturday, June 21
10:00 to 4:00

Maryalice Eizenberg, Cape Cod artist
Orleans Garden Tour
Six lovely gardens will be on display. Two garden owners will provide lessons learned on their journey. Gardens will have talented local musicians and plein air painters. Artist will paint until 3:00 and then bring their wet paintings to the gallery for the reception starting at 4:00.
   
Saturday, June 21
4:00 to 6:00

Orleans Garden Tour Reception
View the paintings created that day during the tour and award-winning work by artists from Cape Cod, across the country and France in a casual setting full of artists.
   
Saturday, June 28
5:00 to 7:00

Rick Fleury, Cape Cod artist
Rick Fleury One Man Show Reception
Rick Fleury's minimalist, contemporary style of landscape is widely associated with Cape Cod and coastal New England, achieving national and international recognition. He has been honored with a solo exhibition at the Cape Cod Museum of Art and included in invitational exhibitions at the Provincetown Art Association and Museum, Cahoon Museum of American Art, Cotuit Center for the Arts, Harvard Club of Boston, Boston International Fine Art Show and the Copley Society of Art, the oldest art association in the United States.

His work is in the permanent collections of the Cape Cod Museum of Art, the Provincetown Art Association and Museum, the Cahoon Museum of American Art, Dana-Farber / Brigham and Women's Cancer Center, Bessemer Trust Company, North America, Ritz-Carlton Luxury Hotels, John Hancock, Dartmouth - Hitchcock Medical Center, the Arts & Business Council of Greater Boston, and other corporate and private collections worldwide.


Saturday, July 5
5:00 to 7:00

Marc Kundmann, Cape Cod artist
Marc Kundmann One Man Show Reception
Marc Kundmann paints with encaustic wax, one of the oldest forms of painting. The technique allows for textured layers of color, transparency, and pigments. He focuses on the joy of creating, and also painting with honesty, creating intriguing and beautiful surfaces with emotional life given to the subjects, whether figures, structures, or boats, and hint at the mystery inside.
   
Saturday, July 12
5:00 to 7:00

Paul Schulenburg, Cape cod artist
Paul Schulenburg
One Man Show Opening Reception

Paul Schulenburg is an internationally collected artist whose work has shown in the Hopper House Museum, twice in solo shows at the Cape Cod Museum of Art, and in many group exhibitions at CCMA, Provincetown Art Association and Museum, and Cahoon Museum of American Art. He has appeared over a dozen times in respected national art publications including on the cover of American Art Collector. Schulenburg is a first place prize-winning Copley artist, a juried member of Oil Painters of America and was commissioned by the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum to create a portrait of museum trustee Eliot Forbes.

For 20 years, Paul created award-winning art for publication worldwide. His client list included: Digital Equipment Corporation, Cigna, Fidelity Investments, Hewlett-Packard, IBM, Lucent Technologies, Sunoco, TIME, U.S. News and World Report, The Wall Street Journal, Columbia Journalism Review, Cahners, Prentice Hall, Houghton Mifflin, and Ziff-Davis.

   
Sunday, July 13
4:00 to 5:30

Elizabeth Pratt, Cape Cod watercolor artist
Elizabeth Pratt Reception in Chatham
at the Chatham Creative Arts Center
154 Crowell Road, Chatham

Elizabeth Pratt is one of the most highly awarded watercolor artists in New England. She had the first of over 60 solo shows at the Spectrum Gallery in Washington, D.C. Ms. Pratt is a Copley Master and has juried membership in Audubon Artists, New York City and the New England Watercolor Society. Her work has been acquired by many government agencies, courts, corporations and collectors.

A full-time artist with a spontaneous style evolving as the images develop, Ms. Pratt keeps her work continually fresh and alive in a range of subject matter treated with new techniques.

   
July 13 - July 29

Elizabeth Pratt Watercolors
at the Chatham Creative Arts Center
154 Crowell Road, Chatham

   
Friday, July 18
8:00 to noon

Paul Schulenburg, Cape Cod artist
Capturing Wellfleet Plein Air Adventure
Plein air, French for "open air," is used to describe paintings created outdoors. French Impressionists, including Claude Monet and Pierre-Auguste Renoir, advocated en plein air painting. Charles Webster Hawthorne, who is attributed with starting the art colony in Provincetown, came to Cape Cod to teach painting en plein air.

We hope you can join us for this special plein air event in Wellfleet. Adults and children alike are enthralled by seeing a painting move from a sketch to a finished piece, and delighted to meet so many accomplished artists. It will be informative and inspiring a great experience to spend time with the artists while they are painting and at the reception on Saturday, July 19.

Works by the participating artists can be found in museums, corporations, U.S. Embassies, and in private collections throughout the Americas, Europe and in Asia.

To inquire about joining the artists, as a painter or as an observer, please call the Addison Art Gallery at 508.255.6200 or email helen@addisonart.com.

   
Saturday, July 19
5:00 - 7:00

Paul Schulenburg, Cape Cod artist
Capturing Wellfleet Reception
Featuring paintings by Paul Schulenburg, Rick Fleury and plein air artists. Many of the paintings will have just been painted this week. This is a great opportunity to meet artists and discover their work in a casual setting.

at the Wellfleet Public Library
55 West Main Street, Wellfleet
For more information, please call the
Addison Art Gallery at 508.255.6200.

   
Saturday, July 19 through
Friday, August 1

Kim Kettler, Cape Cod artist
Capturing Wellfleet Exhibition
Featuring paintings by Rick Fleury, Paul Schulenburg and award-winning plein air artists

at the Wellfleet Public Library
55 West Main Street, Wellfleet
For more information, please call the
Addison Art Gallery at 508.255.6200.

   
Monday, July 21
7:30 pm

Rick Fleury, Cape Cod artist
Wellfleet's Hidden Treasures
A talk and open discussion with Rick Fleury featuring photographs of Wellfleet along with the scenes interpreted in oil paintings.

at the Wellfleet Public Library
55 West Main Street, Wellfleet
For more information, please call the
Addison Art Gallery at 508.255.6200.

 
Tuesday, July 22
4:00 to 6:00 pm


Fay Shutzer, Cape Cod artist
Plein air demonstration with Fay Shutzer
Dr. Shutzer's first place, award-winning work captures the beauty of Cape light enhancing the evocative aspects of structures and landscapes. Her paintings reflect a delightful freedom from constraints as well as a sense of energy and excitement.

at the Wellfleet Public Library
55 West Main Street, Wellfleet
For more information, please call the Addison Art Gallery at 508.255.6200.

   
Wednesday, July 23
5:30 - 7:00 pm

Amy Sanders, Cape Cod artist
Pastel demonstration with Amy Sanders
Truro artist Amy Katherine Sanders is an award winning artist, Signature Member of the Pastel Society of America and writer for Pastel Journal. In addition, Amy is a respected art juror/judge in the New England art show circuit.

at the Wellfleet Public Library
55 West Main Street, Wellfleet
For more information, please call the Addison Art Gallery at 508.255.6200.

 
Thursday, July 24
3:00 - 6:00 pm

Susan French Overstreet, Cape Cod artist
Acrylic painting demonstration
with Susan French Overstreet
Susan will paint a plein air still life in acrylic starting with abstract blocks of color working to a finished piece capturing the afternoon Cape light.

at the Wellfleet Public Library
55 West Main Street, Wellfleet
For more information, please call the Addison Art Gallery at 508.255.6200.

   
Friday, July 25
3:00 - 6:00 pm

Maryalice Eizenberg, Cape Cod artist
Composing a Successful Painting
Avid plein air painter Maryalice Eizenberg will demonstrate how to edit the landscape to create an effective composition in oils. There will be a focus on strong patterns of light and shadow.

at the Wellfleet Public Library
55 West Main Street, Wellfleet
For more information, please call the Addison Art Gallery at 508.255.6200.

   
Saturday, July 26
10:00 to noon


John ClaytonOil painting demonstration with John Clayton
John Clayton studied at The Art Student's League of New York and at the Cape Cod School of Art. His demonstration will include an explanation of the "Art of Seeing Color" as taught by Henry Hensche and Charles W. Hawthorne, founder of the Provincetown art colony.

at the Wellfleet Public Library
55 West Main Street, Wellfleet
For more information, please call the Addison Art Gallery at 508.255.6200.

   
Saturday, July 26
5:00 - 7:00 pm

Cleber Stecei, Cape Cod artist
Cleber Stecei One Man Show Reception
Born in Brazil in 1976, Cleber Stecei began experimenting with abstract painting as a teenager. After arriving in the United States at the age of 19, he became inspired by the beautiful New England scenery and has since excelled in landscape painting.

Stecei is a member of the Cape Cod Art Association and his work has been awarded numerous times, including a Best in Show. Since showing at the Addison Art Gallery, his work has enthralled collectors as well as judges and has been featured in respected regional and national art publications.

"A Master in the Making..." —Mary Grauerholz, Cape Cod Life



Saturday, August 2
5:00 - 7:00

Reception for The Best of Summer
   
Friday, August 15

American Women Artists Award Ceremony

 
August 15 through
September 15

American Women Artists at Addison Art Gallery
American Women Artists
17th Annual National Juried Competition and Member Show


As American Art Collector Magazine recently observed, American Women Artists members are "women of distinction," representing some of the very best painters and sculptors working today. The Addison Art Gallery is happy to have been chosen to present this important national show.

 
Saturday, August 16
5:00 - 7:00

American Women Artists
American Women Artists Opening Reception

As American Art Collector Magazine recently observed, American Women Artists members are "women of distinction," representing some of the very best painters and sculptors working today. The Addison Art Gallery is happy to have been chosen to present this important national show.

 
Friday, August 22
6:00 - 7:30

Marc Kundmann in Provincetown
Spend time with Marc Kundmann and view his latest encaustics at

3Harbors Realty
135 Commercial Street, Provincetown
RSVP helen@addisonart.com


Friday, September 26
11:30

Susan French Overstreet Painting Demonstration

Part of the Snow Library Lifetime Learning Program


Saturday, October 11
7:45

Capture the Cape Photo Walk Around Orleans, starting at the Land Ho!
Orleans Camera will be offering a Free Photo Walk open to photographers of all skill levels. In cooperation with Addison Art Gallery and The Land Ho!, this event will provide an opportunity for participants to photograph downtown Orleans while dozens of artists paint plein air at numerous Orleans locations. Pre-registration is required and participation is limited to 36 photographers who call 508.240.1300. Everyone is free to watch the artists and photographers.
 
Saturday, October 11
8:00 to noon

Capture the Cape
Capture the Cape Painting Convergence Around Orleans
Renowned artists from Cape Cod and states away will be painting in Orleans. This is a great opportunity to watch paintings being created, meet award-winning artists and learn more about their inspirations and techniques.

For info on where the artists will be painting, please call the Addison Art Gallery at 508.255.6200 or email helen@addisonart.com. Works by these artists can be found in museums, corporations, U.S. Embassies, and in private collections throughout the Americas, Europe and in Asia. Adults and children alike are enthralled by seeing a painting move from a sketch to a finished piece, and it’s a great experience to spend time with the artists while they are painting (some collectors choose their paintings while they are still being painted) and at the Addison Art Gallery reception.

The wet paintings will be framed and hung for a reception starting at 5:00 and the gallery will be open all afternoon so art lovers can see the works as they arrive. Works by the participating artists can be found in museums, corporations, U.S. Embassies, and in private collections throughout the Americas, Capture the Cape is co-sponsored by the Land Ho! The Land Ho!, the region’s most popular restaurant, is widely respected for its support of the arts, and known for its great food, inviting charm and lively good times.

In the case of rain, the artists may be found painting inside. Artists wishing to participate can email art@addisonart.com for more information.

 
Saturday, October 11
5:00 - 7:00

Reception for Capture the Cape Addison Art Gallery
Featuring works created this weekend by dozens of renowned artists from Cape Cod and states away. This is a great opportunity to meet award-winning artists and learn more about their inspirations and techniques. Works by the participating artists can be found in museums, corporations, U.S. Embassies, and in private collections throughout the Americas, Europe and Asia.


Thursday, November 15
5:00 - 7:00

David Burns, Cape Cod artist
Annual Show of Gratitude
"Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life. It turns what we have into enough, and more. It turns denial into acceptance, chaos to order, confusion to clarity. It can turn a meal into a feast, a house into a home, a stranger into a friend."
— Melody Beattie


   
Saturday, December 6
6:00 - 7:00 pm

Paul Schulenburg, Cape Cod artist
Collectors' Holiday Party

 

Olivier Suire Verley Marc Kundmann Cammie Watson Jon wigren

 

New pieces arrive continuously throughout the year. If you are interested in being notified as work arrives, please contact us. Shows are usually hung at least one day prior to the opening reception for collector previews. 

When at the Gallery, be sure to explore all the nooks and crannies of this classic half-Cape. With dozens of artists represented, you will want to be sure to see them all. Choose from oils, watercolors, pastels, egg temperas, sculpture, prints and art books.

We look forward to seeing you.
Helen Addison

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