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February 2018

Outermost Inspiration Exhibition

February 1 - February 28
Cape Cod National Seashore Visitors Center, Eastham, MA 02642 United States

Featuring new works by area and national artists capturing the beauty of our surroundings. For the entire month of February in the Cape Cod National Seashore’s Salt Pond Visitors Center, Eastham. The show is curated by Helen Katherine Addison, owner of the internationally respected Addison Art Gallery. Henry Beston Henry Beston’s 1928 book, The Outermost House, is a classic of American Literature. Beston (1888-1968) wrote the book after spending a solitary “year” in a 20×16 house on the dunes of…

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Valentine’s Day Weekend Open House

February 10 at 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Addison Art Gallery, 43 South Orleans Road
Orleans, MA 02653 United States

Join us for a new exhibition by gallery and guest artists, chocolates, flowers and a toast to a week of friendship and love.

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Outermost Inspiration Gallery Reception

February 17 at 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Addison Art Gallery, 43 South Orleans Road
Orleans, MA 02653 United States

A new exhibition exploring the natural Cape Cod world of Henry Beston and the Cape Cod National Seashore. “My house completed, and tried and not found wanting by a first Cape Cod year, I went there to spend a fortnight in September. The fortnight ending, I lingered on, and as the year lengthened into autumn, the beauty and mystery of this earth and outer sea so possessed and held me that I could not go.” —Henry Beston, The Outermost House:…

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See Painters at Work

February 18 at 11:30 am - 4:00 pm
Cape Cod National Seashore Visitors Center, Eastham, MA 02642 United States

Come and watch award-winning painters at work inside the Salt Pond Visitors Center. Adults and children alike are amazed to see the processes that lead to a finish painting. Artists are happy to answer questions and discuss their techniques. Maryalice Eizenberg and Jonathan McPhillips will be painting in oil starting at 11:30 and Amy Sanders will be working in pastel starting at 1:00.

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Don Wilding Book Signing

February 18 at 1:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Cape Cod National Seashore Visitors Center, Eastham, MA 02642 United States

Don will sign Henry Beston’s Cape Cod: How ‘The Outermost House’ Inspired a National Seashore and A Brief History of Eastham: On the Outer Beach of Cape Cod Since the start of the millennium, Don Wilding has been telling stories of Cape Cod Outer Beach history through lectures, video, and the written word. ​An award-winning writer and editor for Massachusetts newspapers for 30 years, Don pens the popular “Shore Lore” history column for the Cape Codder newspaper.

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Don Wilding Talk

February 18 at 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cape Cod National Seashore Visitors Center, Eastham, MA 02642 United States

Henry Beston’s The Outermost House is considered to be one of the great nature books ever written. Learn how Beston’s trail to Cape Cod began at the Battle of Verdun in World War I, how he tapped into the healing power of nature on Cape Cod’s Outer Beach, how The Outermost House inspired legislators in Washington to establish the Cape Cod National Seashore, and the influence that Beston and The Outermost House had on Rachel Carson, other nature writers, and…

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Outermost Inspiration Artists’ Reception

February 18 at 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cape Cod National Seashore Visitors Center, Eastham, MA 02642 United States

A delightful, casual opportunity to meet the artists and learn more about their inspirations and techniques. Don Wilding will be on hand to answer questions and sign books.

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June 2018

Doberstein and Sanders Demo for Wild Care

June 9 at 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Addison Art Gallery, 43 South Orleans Road
Orleans, MA 02653 United States

Come see Amy Sanders and SaraJane Doberstein demonstrate their unique painting techniques as part of our day “Swooping in for Wild Care”. Amy will demonstrate building depth and luminosity with pastel as she works towards bringing a painting to life through multiple layers. Pastel is a unique medium, in that the pigment particles retain their individuality within layers. If carefully layered using strokes in a variety of colors, weights and direction, light bounces among the particles creating a unique radiance…

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Swooping in for Wild Care

June 9 at 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Addison Art Gallery, 43 South Orleans Road
Orleans, MA 02653 United States

Artists from across the Cape and beyond are joining the Addison Art Gallery in support of Wild Care. Spearheaded by artists SaraJane Doberstein and Amy Sanders and Helen Addison, Swooping in for Wild Care includes an exhibit of new works, raffle and visiting four-legged and feathery friends. Educational animals planning to attend include two Eastern Screech Owls, Up Up and Nickerson, and Turtle #45, an Eastern Box Turtle. The raffle prize, valued at over $750, includes an original oil painting…

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Maryalice Eizenberg and Jonathan McPhillips Opening Reception

June 23 at 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Addison Art Gallery, 43 South Orleans Road
Orleans, MA 02653 United States

Maryalice Eizenberg and Jonathan McPhillips are widely recognized and acclaimed painters with tremendous passion for depicting this coastal lifestyle. With distinct styles, they share exceptional abilities to infuse life and energy into their paintings. Be it a charming cottage interior, or the roaring Atlantic surf, their interpretations offer the viewer connections with the emotional essence of our surroundings.

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Outermost Inspirations

June 30 at 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Eastham Public Library, 190 Samoset Road
Eastham, MA 02642

Outermost House Inspired by the Cape Cod National Seashore and Henry Beston’s Outermost House Henry Beston’s 1928 book, The Outermost House, is a classic of American Literature. Beston (1888-1968) wrote the book after spending a solitary “year” in a 20×16 house on the dunes of Eastham on Cape Cod, studying and observing the wonders of the elements in this stunning setting. Plein air painting in the morning, talk, book signing and reception in the afternoon. The Outermost House is considered…

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See the Painters at Work

June 30 at 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Eastham,

Come and watch award-winning painters at work around Eastham. Adults and children alike are amazed to see the processes that lead to a finished painting. Artists are happy to answer questions and discuss their techniques. Join them for a reception and see the still wet paintings at the Eastham Public Library from 2 to 4.

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Talk: Don Wilding’s Outermost Inspirations

June 30 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Eastham Public Library, 190 Samoset Road
Eastham, MA 02642

Don Wilding, author of the books “Henry Beston’s Cape Cod” and “A Brief History of Eastham,” takes a closer look at the Eastham and Cape Cod experiences of Henry Beston, author of the literary classic, “The Outermost House.” Travel back with Don for this comprehensive localized look at Beston’s ultimate Cape Cod experience.

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Outermost Inspirations Artist Reception

June 30 at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Eastham Public Library, 190 Samoset Road
Eastham, MA 02642

Join neighbors and friends in meeting award-winning artists, learning how our natural surrounds inspire them, and viewing the paintings created that morning. Don Wilding will join us and sign books.

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July 2018

Paul Schulenburg One Man Show

July 7 at 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Addison Art Gallery, 43 South Orleans Road
Orleans, MA 02653 United States

Opening Reception Saturday, July 7 from 5 to 7

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