Tag Archives: Cape Ann Museum

GloucesterCast With Kim Smith and Joey Ciaramitaro Taped 4/13/14

GloucesterCast With Kim Smith and Joey Ciaramitaro Taped 4/13/14 Topics Include: Gloucester, Massachusetts, Kim Smith Designs, Pleasant Street Tea and Coffee Co, Gloucester HarborWalk Cleanup, Catherine Ryan, Beth Chiancola, Susan Kelly, Jessie Carini, Earth Day April 22, Gloucester Strong With Art Haven … Continue reading

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Turner, Monet, Whistler, Dow…Lane? Wall Street Journal focus on Fitz Henry Lane

Cat Ryan Submits- Hi Joey Turner, Monet, Whistler, Dow…Lane? Check out John Wilmerding’s review of Fitz Henry Lane’s half-dozen foggy views such as Ship Starlight in the Fog (c.1860) which is in the collection of the Butler Institute of American … Continue reading

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GloucesterCast With Guest Linn Parisi From Discover Gloucester and Host Joey Ciaramitaro Taped 3/24/14

GloucesterCast With Guest Linn Parisi From Discover Gloucester and Host Joey Ciaramitaro Taped 3/24/14 Subscribe to The GloucesterCast Podcast by Email Topics Include: Discover Gloucester, Social Media and Wholesale Travel, Travel Trade Shows, Gloucester Land Transportation Opportunities, Newport Rhode Island Bus Transfer … Continue reading

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Howard Liberman FSA OWI Gloucester Photos

Catherine Ryan Submits- CROSS-COUNTRY CHRONICLE Gloucester, MA in landmark FSA/OWI documentary photographs Part 3 American Photographer HOWARD LIBERMAN 150 FSA/OWI photos in Gloucester, MA, September 1942 Hey, Joey, Here is Part 3 in a series about Gloucester photographs in the … Continue reading

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Cape Ann Museum Connections

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It’s easy being green: architectural character downtown Gloucester

Cat Ryan submits- 19th, 20th and 21st Century green in the mix From the distinguished Cape Ann Museum’s fresh coat of paint and ongoing preservation To many weathered, copper-clad architectural details like these rare repeat oriel windows Elegant oriels along … Continue reading

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If you’re cleaning out your old Gloucester house or the one you grew up in..

Adam Bolonsky submits- If you’re cleaning out your old Gloucester house or the one you grew up in.. Be sure to give the Cape Ann Museum a call.When I cleaned out my dad’s basement in East Gloucester this summer, I … Continue reading

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Harbortown Cultural District Update From Cat Ryan

Cat Ryan submits- Harbortown Cultural District will be included in an upcoming AAA publication featuring 10 cultural districts! Also look for some breaking tech news. Our Harbortown cultural district joined forces with the 3 other Cape Ann Cultural Districts (Harbortown, … Continue reading

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Harbortown Cultural District next big event Tues August 27th, 6PM at the Cape Ann Museum

Don’t forget CAPE ANN MUSEUM * IS THE NEXT BIG HARBORTOWN CULTURAL DISTRICT EVENT Date:   August 27, 2013 Time: 6PM Please RSVP for the head count party prep Let’s support our GHCD partner! The Cape Ann Museum, a Harbortown founding … Continue reading

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Finnish Researcher – Kristi Salmi-Niklander

  Deanie Hancock French showed Kristi our wonderful exhibits and art of the Finnish at the Cape Ann Museum . Kristi is in the US performing research on the Finnish, she visited Rockport and the Cape Ann Museum. See Video … Continue reading

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Lots of Stuff Happening At Cape Ann Museum

Photo from an earlier Music in the Courtyard featuring Renee & Joe, 2013. Friday, July 26 Music in the Courtyard, 4:00 to 5:00 p.m. Join us in the Museum’s sculpture garden for an afternoon of acoustic music with local performer … Continue reading

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ELSIE and BLUENOSE, Start of the First Race

From the collections of the CAPE ANN MUSEUM, Gloucester, Massachusetts “Start of the first race of the International Race showing ‘Elsie’ in the lead with Bluenose in the rear” 1921 Halifax, Nova Scotia Thanks to  Fred Buck for locating this … Continue reading

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The Return of the Thacher Island Lens From Cape Ann Museum

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Barbara Moody at the Cape Ann Museum

On May 12 at 2PM, Barbara Moody gave a presentation on “Finding Your Unique Voice as an Artist”. She spoke to a fairly large audience about her own experience as an artist, accompanied by a slideshow illustrating her artistic journey … Continue reading

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Public School Children’s Art at the Cape Ann Museum

As a part of the Gloucester Public Schools Arts Festival, the Cape Ann Museum has embraced an avalanche of visual arts produced by the school children.  The work is displayed all over the museum’s galleries, making an interesting juxtaposition with the … Continue reading

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Here’s What’s Up At The Cape Ann Museum

May 11, 2013 Photo by Joseph H. Clark, 1889. Courtesy of the CAM archives. Tuesday, May 7 – Sunday, May 19 Lighthouse Days at the Cape Ann Museum The Museum and Thacher Island Association are welcoming back to Cape Ann … Continue reading

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Cape Ann Artisans April Demonstration Day

Yesterday, the Cape Ann Museum was the venue for various artists to demonstrate and explain their artistic skills. Here is a slideshow of some of their demonstrations:  

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GloucesterCast Taped 4/27/2013 with Host Joey Ciaramitaro an Guest Bill O’Connor

GloucesterCast Taped 4/27/2013 with Host Joey Ciaramitaro an Guest Bill O’Connor Click to listen- GloucesterCast Taped 4/27/2013 with Host Joey Ciaramitaro an Guest Bill O’Connor Topics Include: North Shore Kid, Schooner Ardelle,Maritime Gloucester, Cape Ann Museum, Flynn Beach or Oakes … Continue reading

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EDWARD HOPPER GLOUCESTER MATCH WITH HELP FROM GMG TIP???

Catherine Ryan submits- Thank you again Sibley family! The recent GMG Hopper post of the Sibley family helping to identify the Rockaway Hotel in an Edward Hopper drawing generated more discoveries! For reference, here’s the Hopper Rockaway image and a … Continue reading

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Meeting artists at the Cape Ann Museum

Last Saturday, the Cape Ann Museum had an event where several local artists demonstrated their work. Due to parish commitments, I arrived late and missed Michael Foley’s demonstration of his stonework. You can find an interview with him here, and … Continue reading

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Cape Ann Artisans at 30

  I stopped in the museum the other day, having heard great things about the art on display. I was not let down!   Click on the panoramas to see them in an immersive viewer:     In conjunction with … Continue reading

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Cape Ann Museum After Hours

Last Friday, the Cape Ann Museum had one of its “After Hours” events, featuring custom-made music installations in three galleries, refreshments from The Azorian restaurant, a raffle, and an artistic scavenger hunt! A good crowd showed up for the event. … Continue reading

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Tons of Stuff Happening At Cape Ann Museum

For more info- http://www.capeannmuseum.org/ 2013 Folly Cove Designers Calendar available while supplies last in the Museum Shop or online! January is Membership Month! Museum admission is free to all Cape Ann residents during the month of January. Saturday, January 5 … Continue reading

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Someone you should be following on Twitter- @CapeAnnMuseum

https://twitter.com/CapeAnnMuseum Cape Ann  Museum has started tweeting old photos from its archives. I know people can’t get enough of the stuff here on GMG that The Infamous Fred Buck sends us so if you’d like to see more of that, … Continue reading

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The Infamous One Has The Answers To The Mysteries of The 19th Century Gloucester Windmill and It’s Photographer (Natch)

hey joey – this is the photo al mentions in gordon thomas’ ‘wharf & fleet’, shot by martha harvey (not hovey), one of gloucester’s photographer legends.  she grew up on prospect court as martha rogers, married the artist george harvey … Continue reading

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