The Cultural Cultural Center at Rocky Neck
6 Wonson Street, Gloucester, MA
Gallery hours during May : Thursday to Sunday, 12-4pm
May 2-27 : Clothing Optional
Gabrielle Barzaghi: "Her New Body"; pastel
Clothing Optional: Interpreting the Figure showcases the work of 12 member and non-member artists chosen for this exhibition by artist-curator, Rokhaya Waring.
The following were chosen for their approach to the figure in a range of media and styles—painting, drawing, photography and sculpture—and include Gabrielle Barzaghi, John Bonner, Elli Crocker, Judith Goetemann, Judith Monteferrante, Freda Nemirovsky, Nicole Hupin-Otis, Jenny Pagé, Tony Schwartz, Jill Solomon, Pamela duLong Williams and Delphine Zohn. Please join us in welcoming the artists at an opening reception on Sunday, May 5, from 3 -5 pm.
June 6-16 : Looking Back: Rocky Neck Honors
Marguerite Phillips Neuhauser Shafer (1888-1976)
Rocky Neck, oil painting by Margeurite Phillips Neuhauser Shafer
Looking Back: Rocky Neck Honors Marguerite Phillips Neuhauser Shafer (1888-1976) In this special exhibition, organized by Kathleen Gerdon Archer, Rocky Neck will celebrate the life of an artist who spent many summers painting en plein air on Cape Ann and Rocky Neck. Details of this exhibition will be available soon.
June 20 - July 7 : Selections from the Griffin Museum's Photography Altelier 17
Into the Light, photograph by Bob Avakian
Sponsored by the Griffin Museum of Photography in Winchester, MA, Photography Atelier is a portfolio-building course for emerging to advanced photographers taught by Karen Davis and Meg Birnbaum. In addition to guidance and support in the creation of a body of work, the class prepares artists to market, exhibit and present their work to industry professionals. The complete show was shown at the Griffin Museum in March and selections from that exhibition will be exhibited at Rocky Neck's Cultural Center in June.
Participants: Bob Avakian, Betsy Constantine, Trelawney Goodell, Ellen Slotnick, Vicki McKenna, Linda Rogers, Gail Samuelson, Dianne Schaefer, Alice Shafer, Dick Simon, Christy Stadelmaier, Amy Rindskopf and instructors Karen Davis and Meg Birnbaum.
And much more to come…
Other scheduled exhibitions include a photography exhibition August 9-25: Beauty in Use: Ceramic Art from Cape Ann, Pucker Gallery and Beyond August 29-September 22: SouthEnd By NorthEast: An Invitational September 26-October 20: Endicott/Montserrat Faculty Exhibition.
Your show here…
October 28-November 10 is a great time to plan a show to catch those early holiday shoppers. Please consider curating a show for this available time slot. We would love to see a print or collage exhibition but release you inner curator and design a show for the Cultural Center space.
For more information about the gallery at the Cultural Center or to join the RNAC go to the “Call for Curators” on the website at rockyneckartcolony.org
The Exhibition Committee