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SPECIAL EXHIBIT Marguerite E. Falconer An Artist’s Journey

Tuesday, October 2, 2018 to Thursday, November 29, 2018
Atwood House & Museum / Chatham Historical Society 347 Stage Harbor Rd, Chatham, Massachusetts 02633

October 2 – October 6 (Tuesday – Saturday)
Every Friday & Saturday during the month of October

Friday & Saturday during the month of December: December 7 – 29.

The Atwood House & Museum is collaborating with Gallery Antonia for a special tribute to one of  Chatham’s famous artists. This exhibit will take you through the life Marguerite E. Falconer with memorabilia, photos and a collection of 15 of her original paintings. 

Delicate Design: The Surpassing Art of Lace Making

Wednesday, October 24, 2018 - 10:00am to Saturday, December 22, 2018 - 2:00pm
Patmos Art Center at the Community of Jesus, 5 Bay View Dr, Orleans

Tuesday-Saturday (closed Wednesday)  10am-2pm Free admission

Lace is a traditional monastery craft, hand done for centuries by nuns for the beauty of the altar and the church. The lace pieces in this exhibit reflect this tradition and are made by sisters and young people at the Community of Jesus.  This art exhibit offers a diverse collection of handmade lace items, ranging from sacred to whimsical to practical.

 

Suzanne M. Packer - Cape Waters Abstracted

Saturday, August 25, 2018 to Sunday, November 18, 2018
Cape Cod Museum of Art 60 Hope Lane, Dennis, MA 02638

Public Reception, Thursday, August 30th, 5:30 - 7:00 pm // Preceded by a Gallery talk at 4:30

This exhibition puts the spotlight on Suzanne M. Packer, Cape Cod Museum of Art’s 2018 Artist Muse Award honoree for outstanding contributions to the Museum and art community.  Known for her colorful still life oil paintings and her white-line woodblock prints, this show introduces us to her recent abstract oil paintings which have been inspired by her days spent painting the various water views on Cape Cod.

Camp Candoit Exhibit

Thursday, June 28, 2018 to Sunday, December 23, 2018
Historical Society of Santuit & Cotuit, 1148 Main Street Cotuit

Camp Candoit was the WWII Amphibious Training facility that was located where Cotuit Bay Shores is now. Courtesy of the Cape Cod Military Museum, the display will showcase genuine WWII artifacts, memorabilia and photographs to help share this amazing story of service, ingenuity, hardship and victory. Camp Candoit played a critical role during the war, representing an important part of our local heritage, and of our national and global history. 

Edward Gorey House 2018 Exhibit: Murder He Wrote

Thursday, April 12, 2018 to Monday, December 31, 2018
Edward Gorey House, 8 Strawberry Lane Yarmouth Port, MA 02675

The Edward Gorey House opens its 16th season on Thursday, April 12th with our new exhibit Murder He Wrote - Edward Gorey and the Art of the Mystery. Gorey was a life-long fanatic for the murder mystery genre. Crime writers—specifically Agatha Christie—but also including Dorothy Sayers, Georgette Heyer, Josephine Tey, Michael Innes, Margery Allingham, Edmund Crispin, and Cecil Street among others, were the passion of a man who some might have considered to be somewhat passionless.

Her Place by the Sea - The Alice Ware Armstrong Collection

Thursday, February 1, 2018 - 9:30am to Sunday, December 30, 2018 - 5:00pm
Sandwich Glass Museum, 129 Main Street, Sandwich

This impressive collection of works of local artist, Alice Lucy Ware Armstrong (1876-1952), is on display at the Sandwich Glass Museum. Born in 1876 and deaf from an early age, Alice Lucy Ware Armstrong overcame the limitations of her disability and aspired to creative self-expression.  Her paintings were exhibited alongside some of the greatest Impressionists, and her woven goods were sold in Cape Cod's gift shops. Armed with the ability to lip read and speak, Alice pursued higher education, focusing on art. 

Science of Sharks, Giant Ocean Tank, Penguin Colony

Friday, January 5, 2018 - 9:00am to Sunday, December 30, 2018 - 5:00pm
New England Aquarium, 1 Central Wharf, Boston, MA 02110

Science of Sharks: Dive deep into the  Science of Sharks  with the newest exhibit at the New England Aquarium. Get up close to some small but mighty shark species from around the world. Hands-on ac vi es illuminate the remarkable adapta ons that give sharks an edge in the water, while the shark and ray touch tank lets you see—and feel!—these adapta ons in ac on.

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