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Upcoming Events

GALLERY TALK
Friday, April 24
4:30 - 5:30pm

Bill Bourne, Head of Americana and Marine Art at Eldred's Auctions will talk about Antonio Jacobsen and the history of ship portrait painting. This Gallery Talk is in conjunction with the Commerce and the Sea exhibition on view April 21 - June 21, 2015.

OPENING RECEPTION
Friday, April 24
5:30 - 7:00pm

Right after Bill Bourne's Gallery Talk our Opening Reception for the Commerce and the Sea exhibition will begin.

CAHOON IN BLOOM
Thursday, April 30 -
Sunday, May 3
The Cahoon Museum and the Aptucxet Garden Club of Bourne are colloborating for the 8th Annual Cahoon in Bloom to benefit the Museum. Spotlighting fantastic floral displays created by prize-winning floral artists, each unique arrangement representis the designer's personal interpretation of a painting in the Commerce and the Sea exhibition.
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Admission will be charged for all events for the Cahoon in Bloom, starting Thurs, April 30 at 12 noon through Sun, May 3 at 4pm.

CAHOON IN BLOOM
OPENING RECEPTION Thursday, April 30
from 5:30-7:00pm
The Cahoon in Bloom will begin at 5:30 on Thursday, April 30 at the opening reception.
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Admission will be charged.

CAHOON IN BLOOM FLORAL DEMONSTRATION Saturday, May 2 2:00pm -3:00pm
Aptucxet Garden Club Floral Designer Margo Mancinelli will design a floral arrangement based on a work in the Museum. Click here for more information
Admission will be charged for all events for the Cahoon in Bloom.

GALLERY TALK
Tuesday, May 26
11:00am

Artist Lance Walker will give a talk about his work and process. This Gallery Talk is in conjunction with the Commerce and the Sea exhibition on view April 21 - June 21, 2015.

Spyglass Newsletter

Spyglass Winter 2015


 

 
 

Welcome to the Cahoon Museum!

Please join us at our Temporary Location while the preservation and renovation of our 1775 Georgian Colonial home is underway.

We are now located in a new temporary location at 30 Bates Road, Mashpee Commons North, Mashpee, MA 02649.

Our mailing address and phone have stayed the same. Mailing address: P.O. Box 1853, Cotuit, MA 02635. Phone: (508) 428-7581.

Click here to check out our latest Spyglass Newsletter for more information regarding our Renovation plans and our new Temporary Location.

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CURRENTLY ON VIEW IN THE TEMPOARY LOCATION


 


IN THE TEMPOARY LOCATION:
30 BATES ROAD, MASHPEE COMMONS

April 21- June 21

COMMERCE & THE SEA: A Celebration of Antonio Jacobsen
This exhibition focuses on the wonderful maritime paintings of Antonio Jacobsen.  The exhibition also spotlights other artists who paint incredible ship portraits. Come join us to marvel at these incredible ship portraits of a bygone era.

For more information about the exhibition and upcoming lectures please click on the exhibition's title.

Lance Walker Belle of the West
Lance Walker, Belle of the West, oil on canvas
 
PERMANENT COLLECTION:
Also on view in our TEMPORARY LOCATION are selections from our Permanent Collection. Highlights of the permanent collection include the paintings of celebrated Cape folk artists Ralph and Martha Cahoon and 19th century gems by the likes of James Buttersworth, William Bradford, Ralph Blakelock, John J. Enneking and Erastus Salisbury Field.
Ralph Cahoon Megansett Tea Room
Ralph Cahoon (1910-1982) Megansett Tea Room , oil on masonite
 
 
The mission of the Cahoon Museum of American Art is to promote love and enjoyment of the visual arts through exhibits, educational programs, and continuing development of its permanent collection. The museum both celebrates the legacy of Cape Cod folk artists Ralph and Martha Cahoon, displaying their art and preserving the historic building that was their home and studio, and embraces the full vitality of American art with emphasis on past and present artists of Cape Cod and the Northeast.

 

Cahoon Museum of American Art
TEMPORARY LOCATION - 30 BATES ROAD, MASHPEE COMMONS NORTH, MASHPEE, MA 02649
Mailing address - P.O. Box 1853 · Cotuit, MA 02635
Phone: (508) 428-7581 · Fax: (508) 420-3709

Hours:  Tuesday-Saturday 10:00am-4:00pm · Sunday 1:00pm - 4:00pm.
Closed on Mondays, all major holidays and in January and February.