Salley Mavor Once Upon a Thread to be Installed at CCMoA December 12-January 26
Ms. Mavor has illustrated many children’s books using her unique blend of materials and hand stitching techniques. Her picture book, Pocketful of Posies: A Treasury of Nursery Rhymes won the 2011 Boston Globe-Horn Book Award and the 2011 Golden Kite Award. Her popular how-to book, Felt Wee Folk: New Adventures is in its 2nd edition, inspiring creativity in all ages. She and her husband Rob Goldsborough recently collaborated on the stop-motion animation, “Liberty and Justice: A Cautionary Tale in the Land of the Free”. Salley Mavor lives and works in her home studio in Falmouth, Massachusetts.
Prominent Harry Holl Artwork Comes Full Circle on Cape
Well-known Dennis potter/sculptor Harry Holl created Tree of Life in the 1960s. It hung for more than 30 years on a house on St. Thomas in the Virgin Islands, and the 47 individual tiles that make up the sculpture then spent another 20 years in storage. The sculpture has been restored and given to the Cape Cod Museum of Art, which was co-founded by Holl.
Within the historical perspective, Go Figure: Exploring the Human Form takes a wide-ranging view of work by artists associated with Cape Cod who interpret the human figure in realistic and imaginative ways.What's this item about? What makes it interesting? Write a catchy description to grab your audience's attention...
This exhibition shines a spotlight on the vibrant artwork of Suzanne M. Packer, Cape Cod Museum of Art’s 2018 Artist Muse Award honoree for outstanding contributions to the Museum and art community.
The Circle of Cape Cod Artists – Past, Present, and Future
Cape Cod Museum of Art has announced its program for summer exhibitions. “CCMoA is the
home of Cape Cod art. With our summer Circle of Cape Cod Artists exhibitions, we invite
visitors to learn more about the communities of artists that have always been attracted to the
Cape’s openness to innovation, creating new ways to see art and bring it into our lives.” says
Angela Bilski, CCMoA interim operations director...
Reorganization of Leadership at Cape Cod Museum of Art CCMoA Shapes The Museum of the Future
The Board of Trustees of Cape Cod Museum of Art announced today that the museum would “embark on a bold path to implement a year-long strategic plan designed to expand our relevance and engagement across the community while tackling unprecedented economic and technological challenges facing museums nationwide.”
'Star Docent' Bob Spohn Gives Art Collection to Cape Cod Museum of Art
Bob Spohn was “…a star docent,’ the one that everyone, visitors and other docents, wanted to hear talk about art during his nine years teaching visitors at Cape Cod Museum of Art” said Margo Greenhow, a current docent at CCMoA. A collector of Cape Cod art, Spohn has given 14 paintings to CCMoA’s permanent collection, which includes students of the three major Cape Cod Art teachers -- Hawthorne, Hensche, and Hofmann, to be used as a ‘teaching collection.’
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