A Complete Portrait

July 26, 2017 1:51 pm0 comments

by Steve Desroches As an artist Deborah Martin explores the themes of isolation, home, and memory. Living in the desert town of Sky Valley, California, she’s painted the Salton Sea and the community that surrounds the inland body of water that is shrinking due to continual drought and the increased [...]

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A Pathfinder Finds His Way Home

July 19, 2017 1:23 pm0 comments

by Jeannette de Beauvoir After nearly a century, some of Karl Knaths’ early work has finally found its way home, and the Bakker Gallery is sharing it with Provincetown. “A good client of ours—who studied with Knaths—discovered an unpacked crate of his drawings in her barn that had remained unopened [...]

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Between a Rock and an Art Space

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by Steve Desroches William H. Skerritt sees a story in most everything he sees as an artist and a scientist. A geologist by training and an artist by passion, Skerritt views the natural world as full of secrets hidden in plain sight, while the creations of humans stand in an [...]

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Dancing Through Color and Form

July 12, 2017 5:00 am0 comments

The Legacy of Jim Forsberg by Jeannette de Beauvoir Provincetown has nurtured a plethora of remarkable artists, and one of the most influential figures among them is that of Jim Forsberg, who is being honored with three different exhibits this summer: two at the Julie Heller galleries and one at [...]

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Painting Across Time

July 5, 2017 5:00 am0 comments

by Rebecca M. Alvin High atop a hill, overlooking Pilgrim Lake and the string of beach cottages along Route 6 in North Truro, Paul and Blair Resika spend their summers in a house that seems to have come to the Cape from somewhere else. With stone columns and archways, a [...]

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Into the Wild

June 28, 2017 3:26 pm0 comments

The Art of Jessica Pisano by Rebecca M. Alvin Decades ago artists in Provincetown fiercely debated the merits of abstraction versus the tradition of representational art. You might say the abstract expressionists won, as their work now stands on equal footing with the traditional works that came before and after [...]

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