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August 2017

Amy Sanders Demonstration

August 11, 2017 at 2:30 pm
Highlands House Museum, 6 Highland Light Road
North Truro, MA United States

Artists have long flocked to the Cape for its unique and saturated light. Join Amy Sanders as she captures the beauty of a rich Cape Cod summer sky.

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Celebrating Edward Hopper’s Legacy on Cape Cod

August 12, 2017 at 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Addison Art Gallery, 43 South Orleans Road
Orleans, MA 02653 United States

After Hopper honors the legacy of Edward Hopper by celebrating contemporary artists inspired by his work and the places he painted with an emphasis on Cape Cod. In 1930, Edward Hopper and his wife Jo spent their first summer on Cape Cod in Massachusetts. Having traveled through many states and France, they built their home here on a bluff overlooking Cape Cod Bay. Hopper is considered America’s greatest realist painter. His unforgettable images, infused with emotion, speak of history and…

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Susan Overstreet Painting Demonstration

August 26, 2017 at 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Addison Art Gallery, 43 South Orleans Road
Orleans, MA 02653 United States

“My process begins with an initial emotional connection with a subject. I study how best to technically get this reaction on the canvas. And then use brushes and colors to convey my individual expression. It is a joyful challenge to hone an evolving, experimental, technical process that honors my reactions to the world around me.” — Susan Overstreet Susan completed studio work at George Washington University, and continued studying fine arts at Corcoran School of Art and Art League School…

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Places in Time

August 26, 2017 at 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Robert Abele and Susan Overstreet have captured historic Cape Cod architecture from fishing villages to grand Victorians and charming summer cottages. Join us for an exhibition featuring places called home today and through centuries.

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September 2017

Celebrate Our Waters Painting Event

September 16, 2017 at 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Addison Art Gallery, 43 South Orleans Road
Orleans, MA 02653 United States

Watch award-winning painters as they create work inspired by the shores of Orleans. Plein air, French for “open air,” describes 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. The public is invited to come and watch as adults and children alike are enthralled by seeing a painting move from…

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Celebrate Our Waters Reception, Exhibition and Book signing

September 16, 2017 at 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Addison Art Gallery, 43 South Orleans Road
Orleans, MA 02653 United States

Join artists and friends for a casual reception and exhibition of new paintings inspired by the shores and waters of Cape Cod. Book signing with Susan Anarino, author of 365 Cape Cod Ponds, Day by Day. “Once I discovered that Cape Cod had 365 ponds I vowed to see if this was true. I found the magic under snow draped pines, beneath squawking seagulls, beside bandstands and in rainy woods. There I encountered swans, herons, boat parades and a little…

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SaraJane is on the Cape!

September 27, 2017 at 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Addison Art Gallery, 43 South Orleans Road
Orleans, MA 02653 United States

We hope you can join SaraJane and friends for a drink and to see her latest paintings before she heads back to Canada.

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October 2017

Columbus Day Weekend Open House

October 7, 2017 at 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Addison Art Gallery, 43 South Orleans Road
Orleans, MA 02653 United States

Join artists and friends for an exhibition of new works and a toast to autumn.

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Travels with John Opening Reception

October 14, 2017 at 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Addison Art Gallery, 43 South Orleans Road
Orleans, MA 02653 United States

New works by John F. Murphy from Cape Cod, Williamstown, Nantucket and Maine. John attended the Butera School of Art. In 1969 John opened The Land Ho! For a time, his restaurant became his artistic creation. Later he connected with master painter Robert Douglas Hunter who was a mentor and friend for over three decades. John also paints regularly with Neil Drevitson and Thomas Dunlay. Though primarily self-taught, John attributes his ability to working with and learning from some of…

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Painting Animals and other Figures using Palette Knife and Brushes

October 28, 2017 at 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Resort and Conference Center at Hyannis, 35 Scudder Avenue
Hyannis, MA 02601 United States

Demo at the Mastering your Mark Art Conference   Andrea Petitto will demonstrate how she begins and develops a painting using brushes and palette knives at various stages of the work, and the use of knife strokes to create texture, to blend colors on the canvas, and to express line and mass. Using a palette knife to paint introduces a whole range of textures and strokes that contributes to a masterful sense of paint handling. It also makes possible an…

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November 2017

Sharon McGauley: Recent Inspirations

November 11, 2017 at 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Addison Art Gallery, 43 South Orleans Road
Orleans, MA 02653 United States

Bring your friends and join Sharon for an exhibition of her new works. Sharon McGauley, an internationally collected artist, 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. McGauley paintings can be found in prestigious collections in the US, Canada, Europe…

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A Show of Gratitude

November 25, 2017 at 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Addison Art Gallery, 43 South Orleans Road
Orleans, MA 02653 United States

New figurative and scenic paintings inspired by all that surrounds us for which we are grateful. The public is invite to join artists, neighbors and friends in this Thanksgiving weekend celebration. Music by Fred Fried. “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.” –…

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December 2017

Marc Kundmann: Precious Gifts

December 2, 2017 at 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Addison Art Gallery, 43 South Orleans Road
Orleans, MA 02653 United States

Two events featuring new work by Marc Kundmann exploring the visual treasure trove that is the Cape — the sparkle on the ocean, the silver shimmer of sea life, the jewel-box cottages, and the dazzling cloud and light show in the sky.

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Marc Kundmann: Precious Gifts

December 3, 2017 at 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Marc Kundmann Studio, 14 Bradford St
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States

Two events featuring new work by Marc Kundmann exploring the visual treasure trove that is the Cape — the sparkle on the ocean, the silver shimmer of sea life, the jewel-box cottages, and the dazzling cloud and light show in the sky.

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January 2018

Open House: Painting Through the Winter

January 13 at 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Addison Art Gallery, 43 South Orleans Road
Orleans, MA 02653 United States

Join friends and artists in their cozy gallery rooms for a winter’s toast along with an opportunity to see Maryalice Eizenberg, Andrea Petitto and Amy Sanders develop ideas into paintings. Watching an artist at work offers the viewer a greater understanding of the process, techniques, thinking, skills and experimenting that go into a completed work. These award-winning painters welcome audience questions and comments. Additional artists will also be attending. The Addison Art Gallery’s year-round gatherings are ideal opportunities to socialize…

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