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Provincetown Art Association and Museum

460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
508-487-1750 www.paam.org

May 2020

Provincetown Film Art: Starman (1984)

May 13, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Waters Edge Cinema, 237 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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SEASON PASS: $185, OR $135 FOR PFS OR PAAM MEMBERS TICKETS TO INDIVIDUAL SCREENINGS AVAILABLE AT THE WATERS EDGE CINEMA BOX OFFICE Starman (1984) Written and directed by Hirokazu Kore-eda. In Japanese, with subtitles. 2 hours, 1 minute. A Japanese family that turns to shoplifting when part-time jobs can’t make ends meet takes in a young girl from an abusive home. Hirokazu Kore-eda (Like Father, Like Son) is a nuanced chronicler of the disturbing details of life that bind people…

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April 2020

Provincetown Film Art: Diary of a Lost Girl (1929)

April 29, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Waters Edge Cinema, 237 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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SEASON PASS: $185, OR $135 FOR PFS OR PAAM MEMBERS TICKETS TO INDIVIDUAL SCREENINGS AVAILABLE AT THE WATERS EDGE CINEMA BOX OFFICE Diary of a Lost Girl (1929) Written and directed by Hirokazu Kore-eda. In Japanese, with subtitles. 2 hours, 1 minute. A Japanese family that turns to shoplifting when part-time jobs can’t make ends meet takes in a young girl from an abusive home. Hirokazu Kore-eda (Like Father, Like Son) is a nuanced chronicler of the disturbing details of…

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April 2020

Provincetown Film Art: Married to the Mob (1988)

April 15, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Waters Edge Cinema, 237 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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SEASON PASS: $185, OR $135 FOR PFS OR PAAM MEMBERS TICKETS TO INDIVIDUAL SCREENINGS AVAILABLE AT THE WATERS EDGE CINEMA BOX OFFICE Married to the Mob (1988) Directed by Jonathan Demme. With Michelle Pfeiffer, Matthew Modine, Mercedes Ruehl and Alec Baldwin. 1 hour, 44 minutes. Before the outsized box-office and Oscar success of The Silence of the Lambs made director Jonathan Demme self-serious and somewhat tiresome, he concocted a string of funky, experimental comedies, including this charmer, featuring Michelle Pfeiffer…

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April 2020

Provincetown Film Art: Brick (2005)

April 1, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Waters Edge Cinema, 237 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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SEASON PASS: $185, OR $135 FOR PFS OR PAAM MEMBERS TICKETS TO INDIVIDUAL SCREENINGS AVAILABLE AT THE WATERS EDGE CINEMA BOX OFFICE Brick (2005) Written and directed by Rian Johnson. With Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Lukas Haas. 1 hour, 50 minutes. Rian Johnson, virtuoso sci-fi action director of Looper and Star Wars: Episode VIII—The Last Jedi, made his directing debut with this utterly idiosyncratic indie neo-noir, set in a California high school with its own distinctive patois, and featuring an appealing…

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March 2020

Provincetown Film Art: Sidewalk Stories (1989)

March 25, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Waters Edge Cinema, 237 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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SEASON PASS: $185, OR $135 FOR PFS OR PAAM MEMBERS TICKETS TO INDIVIDUAL SCREENINGS AVAILABLE AT THE WATERS EDGE CINEMA BOX OFFICE Sidewalk Stories (1989) Written, directed and starring Charles Lane. Black and white. 1 hour, 37 minutes. Pioneering African-American filmmaker Charles Lane’s small-scaled gem, about a street artist who rescues a baby after her father is murdered, is a truly independent movie that rarely gets the exposure it deserves. The Provincetown Film Art Series, now in its 14th year,…

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March 2020

Provincetown Film Art: Le Crime de Monsieur Lange (1936)

March 18, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Waters Edge Cinema, 237 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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SEASON PASS: $185, OR $135 FOR PFS OR PAAM MEMBERS TICKETS TO INDIVIDUAL SCREENINGS AVAILABLE AT THE WATERS EDGE CINEMA BOX OFFICE Le Crime de Monsieur Lange (1936) Co-scripted and directed by Jean Renoir, adaptation and dialogue by Jacques Prévert. With René Lefèvre, Florelle and Jules Berry. In French, with subtitles. Black and white. 1 hour, 17 minutes. From Jean Renoir’s classic decade of filmmaking in the 1930s comes an exuberant, amusing, resonant crime caper about a hard-boiled publisher and…

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March 2020

Provincetown Film Art: The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford (2007)

March 4, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Waters Edge Cinema, 237 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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SEASON PASS: $185, OR $135 FOR PFS OR PAAM MEMBERS TICKETS TO INDIVIDUAL SCREENINGS AVAILABLE AT THE WATERS EDGE CINEMA BOX OFFICE The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford (2007) Written and directed by Andrew Dominik, based on the novel by Ron Hansen. With Brad Pitt, Casey Affleck, Sam Rockwell, Jeremy Renner, Sam Shepard, Paul Schneider and Mary-Louise Parker. 2 hours, 40 minutes. This elegiac meditation on the price of fame follows the final months of Wild…

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February 2020

Provincetown Film Art: The Price of Everything (2018)

February 19, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Waters Edge Cinema, 237 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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SEASON PASS: $185, OR $135 FOR PFS OR PAAM MEMBERS TICKETS TO INDIVIDUAL SCREENINGS AVAILABLE AT THE WATERS EDGE CINEMA BOX OFFICE The Price of Everything (2018) Documentary; directed by Nathaniel Kahn. 1 hour, 38 minutes. Nathaniel Kahn, whose first feature was the insightful and moving 2003 documentary, My Architect, about his father, Louis Kahn, takes on the unhinged world of high art pricing with this new film, which won the Grand Jury Prize at Sundance. The Provincetown Film Art…

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February 2020

Provincetown Film Art: The Train (1964)

February 5, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Waters Edge Cinema, 237 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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SEASON PASS: $185, OR $135 FOR PFS OR PAAM MEMBERS TICKETS TO INDIVIDUAL SCREENINGS AVAILABLE AT THE WATERS EDGE CINEMA BOX OFFICE The Train (1964) Directed by John Frankenheimer. With Burt Lancaster, Paul Scofield and Jeanne Moreau. Black and white. 2 hours, 13 minutes. What’s more important, art or life? Or is the distinction ultimately irrelevant? This tense and bitter World War II drama, about a train of looted art masterpieces on its way to the Third Reich, caps off…

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January 2020

Provincetown Film Art: Wyeth (2018)

January 22, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Waters Edge Cinema, 237 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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SEASON PASS: $185, OR $135 FOR PFS OR PAAM MEMBERS TICKETS TO INDIVIDUAL SCREENINGS AVAILABLE AT THE WATERS EDGE CINEMA BOX OFFICE Wyeth (2018) Documentary; written and directed by Glenn Holsten. 1 hour, 27 minutes. Glenn Holsten’s documentary biography of the wildly popular and critically controversial realist painter Andrew Wyeth, who died in 2009 at the age of 91, is an eye-opening private look at a poorly understood public figure. The Provincetown Film Art Series, now in its 14th year,…

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January 2020

Provincetown Film Art: Regarding Susan Sontag (2014)

January 8, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Waters Edge Cinema, 237 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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SEASON PASS: $185, OR $135 FOR PFS OR PAAM MEMBERS TICKETS TO INDIVIDUAL SCREENINGS AVAILABLE AT THE WATERS EDGE CINEMA BOX OFFICE Regarding Susan Sontag (2014) Documentary; co-written and directed by Nancy D. Kates. 1 hour, 40 minutes. Nancy D. Kates’ brilliant, probing and thoughtful documentary of Sontag’s life and work rightly reclaims her as a part of lesbian history. The Provincetown Film Art Series, now in its 14th year, is sponsored by the Provincetown Film Society (PFS) and Provincetown…

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December 2019

Holiday Concert with the Bart Weisman Klezmer Swing Group

December 21 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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$12 MUSEUM ADMISSION | FREE FOR PAAM MEMBERS | JOIN OR RENEW Traditional Klezmer, Hanukkah, and Swinging the Christmas Songs too! With Leslie Boyle (vocals), Lary Chaplan (violin), Alan Clinger (guitar), Ron Ormsby (bass), and Bart Weisman (drums).

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December 2019

Tour of the exhibitions with Christine McCarthy

December 19 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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AN EXCLUSIVE BENEFIT FOR PAAM MEMBERS | JOIN OR RENEW TODAY Join PAAM CEO Christine McCarthy for a tour of the current exhibitions. Tours are open to PAAM members only, and are free-of-charge, but pre-registration is requested. Registration for this tour opens in November.

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December 2019

Provincetown Film Art: Snowpiercer (2013)

December 18 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Waters Edge Cinema, 237 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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SEASON PASS: $185, OR $135 FOR PFS OR PAAM MEMBERS TICKETS TO INDIVIDUAL SCREENINGS AVAILABLE AT THE WATERS EDGE CINEMA BOX OFFICE Snowpiercer (2013) Co-scripted and directed by Joon-ho Bong, based on a graphic novel by Jacques Lob, Marc Rochette and Benjamin Legrand. With Chris Evans, Tilda Swinton, Ed Harris, John Hurt, Jamie Bell and Octavia Spencer. 2 hours, 6 minutes. In the dystopian future, all life has been destroyed except for the passengers who live aboard a lengthy bullet…

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December 2019

Deadline for submissions to The Cuvée Helltown Project

December 13 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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SUBMISSIONS OPEN EXCLUSIVELY TO PAAM MEMBERS | JOIN OR RENEW TODAY We are looking for an incredible artist to create an extraordinary piece of art that epitomizes the magic of summer in Provincetown. This artwork will be featured on the front label of Cuvée Helltown, a stunning rosé wine specially selected by Perry’s for Summer 2020. Learn more and review guidelines here.

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December 2019

Provincetown Film Art: Burning (2018)

December 4 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Waters Edge Cinema, 237 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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SEASON PASS: $185, OR $135 FOR PFS OR PAAM MEMBERS TICKETS TO INDIVIDUAL SCREENINGS AVAILABLE AT THE WATERS EDGE CINEMA BOX OFFICE Burning (2018) Co-scripted and directed by Chang-dong Lee, based on the story “Barn Burning,” by Haruki Murakami. With Steven Yeun. In Korean, with subtitles. 2 hours, 28 minutes. Chang-dong Lee’s first film since the heart-wrenching Poetry in 2000 is another fascinating character study, this time of a young man with a strange and dangerous hobby. The Provincetown Film…

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November 2019

Museum Closed

November 28

The Museum is closed today for Thanksgiving.

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November 2019

Tour of the exhibitions with Christine McCarthy

November 21 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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AN EXCLUSIVE BENEFIT FOR PAAM MEMBERS | JOIN OR RENEW TODAY Join PAAM CEO Christine McCarthy for a tour of the current exhibitions. Tours are open to PAAM members only, and are free-of-charge, but pre-registration is requested.

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November 2019

Provincetown Film Art: The Handmaiden (2016)

November 20 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Waters Edge Cinema, 237 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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SEASON PASS: $185, OR $135 FOR PFS OR PAAM MEMBERS TICKETS TO INDIVIDUAL SCREENINGS AVAILABLE AT THE WATERS EDGE CINEMA BOX OFFICE THE HANDMAIDEN (2016) Co-written and directed by Chan-wook Park. In Korean and Japanese, with subtitles. 2 hours, 25 minutes. In this twisted thriller from Chan-wook Park (Oldboy), set during the Japanese occupation of Korea in the 1930s, a Korean servant seduces and plots against her Japanese mistress. A haunting tale of the power dynamic between keeper and kept.…

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November 2019

Opening: Members’ Small Works, Collection

November 15 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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FREE + OPEN TO THE PUBLIC Please join us for the opening of the annual Members' Open: Small Works, Photography from the Permanent Collection, and Recent Gifts: Part II.

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November 2019

Provincetown Film Art: Shoplifters (2018)

November 13 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Waters Edge Cinema, 237 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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SEASON PASS: $185, OR $135 FOR PFS OR PAAM MEMBERS TICKETS TO INDIVIDUAL SCREENINGS AVAILABLE AT THE WATERS EDGE CINEMA BOX OFFICE Shoplifters (2018) Written and directed by Hirokazu Kore-eda. In Japanese, with subtitles. 2 hours, 1 minute. A Japanese family that turns to shoplifting when part-time jobs can’t make ends meet takes in a young girl from an abusive home. Hirokazu Kore-eda (Like Father, Like Son) is a nuanced chronicler of the disturbing details of life that bind people…

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November 2019

Drop-Off Day: Members’ Small Works

November 12 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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Today is Drop-Off Day for the Members' Open: Small Works exhibition. Read the submission guidelines for more information.

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November 2019

Museum Open

November 11 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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The Museum is open for Veteran's Day today from 12-5pm, with free admission for veterans.

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November 2019

The Provincetown Film Art Series Kick-Off Celebration

November 10 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Waters Edge Cinema, 237 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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KICK-OFF CELEBRATION: $40 | SEASON PASS*: $185, OR $135 FOR PFS OR PAAM MEMBERS *INCLUDES ADMISSION TO KICK-OFF CELEBRATION TICKETS TO INDIVIDUAL SCREENINGS AVAILABLE AT THE WATERS EDGE CINEMA BOX OFFICE Yi Yi (2000) Written and directed by Edward Yang. In Chinese, with subtitles. 2 hours, 53 minutes. Taiwanese filmmaker Edward Yang died at age 59 of colon cancer in 2007, having created two film masterpieces during his all-too-brief career — both little-seen in the U.S. — including this beautifully…

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October 2019

Opening: Members’ Juried

October 25 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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FREE + OPEN TO THE PUBLIC Join us for the Members' Juried exhibition, curated by Sam Tager and on view through December 1, 2019.

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October 2019

Drop-Off Day: Members’ Juried

October 22 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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Read more about the Members' Juried exhibition. SUBMISSION GUIDELINES Drop-Off Day is Tuesday, October 22 from 12-4pm. Early drop-offs are welcome the week prior to Drop-Off Day during Museum hours only (Thursday-Sunday, 12-5pm). Membership must be valid through December, 2019, anyone is welcome to join or renew when dropping off work. Jury results will be announced by Thursday, October 24, work not selected for the exhibition must be picked up the following week during Museum hours. Pick-Up Day for selected work is Tuesday, December 3…

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October 2019

Tour of the exhibitions with Christine McCarthy

October 17 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

AN EXCLUSIVE BENEFIT FOR PAAM MEMBERS | JOIN OR RENEW TODAY Join PAAM CEO Christine McCarthy for a tour of the current exhibitions: Studio Icons from the Permanent Collection, curated by Christine McCarthy; Color Beyond Description: The Watercolors of Charles Hawthorne, Hans Hofmann, and Paul Resika, curated by Donald Beal and Rob Dutoit; Jay Milder: Unblotting the Rainbow, curated by Adam Zucker; The 2019 Gala Honorees, curated by Christine McCarthy; and The 2018 Grant Recipients, curated by Christine McCarthy and Grace Ryder-O'Malley. Tours are open…

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October 2019

Museum Open for Columbus Day

October 14 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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The Museum is open today from 12-5pm.

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October 2019

The Bauhaus Ball

October 5 @ 9:00 pm - October 6 @ 12:00 am
25 Winslow Street, 25 Winslow Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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Join us for a night of dancing and entertainment after the annual PAAM Gala! A PAAM Membership gets you into this fabulous party, where form follows function.  

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October 2019

The PAAM Party

October 5 @ 5:00 pm - October 6 @ 12:00 am
25 Winslow Street, 25 Winslow Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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LEARN MORE AND BUY TICKETS HERE Please note that, unlike in other years, this year's Gala is not on Columbus Day Weekend.

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October 2019

Museum Closing at 4pm

October 5 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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The Museum closes at 4pm today so our staff can prepare for The PAAM Party.

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October 2019

Museum Closing at 4pm

October 4 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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The Museum is closing at 4pm today for a private event.

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September 2019

Fredi Schiff Levin Lecture: Jay Milder and Adam Zucker

September 29 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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$12 GENERAL ADMISSION | FREE FOR PAAM MEMBERS Exhibiting artist Jay Milder and curator Adam Zucker discuss Jay Milder: Unblotting the Rainbow, on view through November 10. THE FREDI SCHIFF LEVIN LECTURE SERIES The Fredi Schiff Levin Lecture Series Established in 2003 in honor of the artist Fredi Schiff Levin who was a member of Provincetown’s arts community from the 1960s until her passing in 2002. PAAM gratefully acknowledges John and Toni Levin, and Liz Lovati of Angel Foods who…

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September 2019

Opening: Jay Milder, Gala Honorees, Grant Recipients

September 27 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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FREE + OPEN TO THE PUBLIC Please join us in celebrating the openings of three exhibitions: Jay Milder: Unblotting the Rainbow, curated by Adam Zucker; The 2019 Gala Honorees, curated by Christine McCarthy; and The 2018 Grant Recipients, curated by Christine McCarthy and Grace Ryder-O'Malley.

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September 2019

Museum Closed 6-8pm

September 27 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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The Museum is closed this evening for a private event from 6-8pm. The public is warmly invited to the opening reception at 8pm.

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September 2019

2019 Annual Consignment Auction

September 21 @ 7:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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REVIEW LOTS HERE REVIEW THE FINAL SALE PRICES (HAMMER+BUYER'S PREMIUM) HERE PAAM’s annual Consignment Auction is a spectacular live event that features the work of late regional artists. Held annually in September, PAAM’s Consignment Auction features artwork by deceased artists who lived, studied, or worked on Cape Cod. Auctioneer and Provincetown art expert James R. Bakker (MA Lic.#154) officiates these events. In the weeks prior to the Auction, all lots are displayed for public viewing at the Museum in the…

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September 2019

Fredi Schiff Levin Lecture: Rob DuToit and Don Beal on Color Beyond Description

September 10 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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$12 GENERAL ADMISSION | FREE FOR PAAM MEMBERS Curators Rob DuToit and Don Beal discuss the exhibition Color Beyond Description: The Watercolors of Charles Hawthorne, Hans Hofmann, and Paul Resika, on view through November 3. THE FREDI SCHIFF LEVIN LECTURE SERIES The Fredi Schiff Levin Lecture Series Established in 2003 in honor of the artist Fredi Schiff Levin who was a member of Provincetown’s arts community from the 1960s until her passing in 2002. PAAM gratefully acknowledges John and Toni Levin,…

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September 2019

Opening Reception: Color Beyond Description, and The Auction Preview

September 6 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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FREE + OPEN TO THE PUBLIC Please join us for the openings of two exhibitions: Color Beyond Description: The Watercolors of Charles Hawthorne, Hans Hofmann, and Paul Resika, curated by Donald Beal and Rob DuToit; and The 2019 Consignment Auction Preview.

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September 2019

Tour of the Exhibitions with Christine McCarthy

September 4 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

AN EXCLUSIVE BENEFIT FOR PAAM MEMBERS | JOIN OR RENEW TODAY Join PAAM CEO Christine McCarthy for a tour of the current exhibitions: Selections from the Pat and Nanno de Groot Collection, curated by Christine McCarthy; Circa 1945: The Collection of Renee and Chaim Gross, curated by the Renee and Chaim Gross Foundation; Studio Icons from the Permanent Collection, curated by Christine McCarthy; and Color Beyond Description: The Watercolors of Charles Hawthorne, Hans Hofmann, and Paul Resika, curated by Donald Beal and Rob Dutoit.…

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August 2019

Summer Jazz with Bart Weisman

August 28 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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$15 GENERAL ADMISSION Featuring Donna Byrne (vocals) with Tim Ray (piano), Marshall Wood (bass), and Bart Weisman (drums).

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August 2019

Closing of The Members’ 12×12

August 25 @ 2:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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The Members' 12x12 Exhibition and Silent Auction closes today! All bids close at 2pm.

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August 2019

Summer Jazz with Bart Weisman

August 21 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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$15 GENERAL ADMISSION Featuring Dane Vannatter (vocals) with the Cape Cod Jazz Quintet: Steve Ahern (trumpet), Bruce Abbott (sax), Fred Boyle (piano), Ron Ormsby (bass), and Bart Weisman (drums).

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August 2019

Free Fun Friday!

August 16 @ 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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Admission to the Museum is free all day today (11am-10pm), thanks to the Free Fun Fridays initiative by The Highland Street Foundation!

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August 2019

Fredi Schiff Levin Lecture: Suzette McAvoy on Stephen Pace

August 12 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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$12 GENERAL ADMISSION | FREE FOR PAAM MEMBERS Suzette McAvoy discusses the life and work of Stephen Pace, in conjunction with the exhibition Stephen Pace in Provincetown, on view through September 1. Suzette McAvoy is the Executive Director and Chief Curator at the Center for Maine Contemporary Art. She has over 30 years experience in the art and museum field, working as the Chief Curator at the Farnsworth Art Museum and Director of the University of Rhode Island Art Galleries,…

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August 2019

Summer Jazz with Bart Weisman

August 7 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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$15 GENERAL ADMISSION Featuring Carmen Cicero (sax) with Kent Hewitt (piano), Marshall Wood (bass), and Bart Weisman (drums).

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August 2019

Tour of the Exhibitions with Christine McCarthy

August 7 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

AN EXCLUSIVE BENEFIT FOR PAAM MEMBERS | JOIN OR RENEW TODAY Join PAAM CEO Christine McCarthy for a tour current exhibitions: Stephen Pace in Provincetown, curated by Cathy Claman; Selections from The Pat and Nanno de Groot Collection, curated by Christine McCarthy; The Members' 12x12 Exhibition and Silent Auction; Circa 1945: Abstract Art in the Renee and Chaim Gross Collection, curated by The Renee and Chaim Gross Foundation; and Studio Icons from the Permanent Collection, curated by Christine McCarthy. Tours are open to PAAM…

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August 2019

Members’ Annual Meeting and Volunteer Appreciation BBQ

August 6 @ 6:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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Tonight we gather as an art association to discuss the year's achievements and make decisions about the future, including voting on a new slate of Board members. Immediately following the meeting is a dinner celebrating our incredible volunteers. The dinner is free for volunteers, $10 for everyone else. PROPOSED BOARD SLATE After careful consideration, the Nominating Committee believes that the proposed slate maintains a proper balance of artistic and business leadership for a diversified Board that will adequately reflect and…

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August 2019

SOLD OUT: Eric Kandel and Emily Braun in Conversation–The Age of Insight: The Origins of Modernist Thought

August 3 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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SOLD OUT | PRESENTED IN CONJUNCTION WITH TWENTY SUMMERS Join us for an afternoon conversation that brings together Nobel Prize–winning neuroscientist Eric Kandel with Emily Braun, Distinguished Professor of 20th Century European and American Art at Hunter College. The two experts will discuss Kandel’s most recent book, Reductionism in Art and Brain Science, in which he examines how science can inform the way we experience a work of art and seek to understand its meaning. ABOUT THE SPEAKERS Eric R.…

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July 2019

Summer Jazz with Bart Weisman

July 31 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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$15 GENERAL ADMISSION Featuring Shawnn Monteiro (vocals) with Fred Boyle (piano), Ron Ormsby (bass), and Bart Weisman (drums).

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July 2019

Fredi Schiff Levin Lecture: Contemporary Painting with Megan Hinton

July 30 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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$12 GENERAL ADMISSION | FREE FOR PAAM MEMBERS This informal slide talk will show the trajectory of Contemporary painting over the past 30 years. Beginning with 1989 a painting will be selected for each year up until 2019 that represent current trends, innovations, and shifts of late 20th/early 21st Century painting. Significant American and international painters will be presented with an emphasis on multicultural, LGBTQIA, and women artists. This is an opportunity to immerse oneself beyond the scope of Provincetown…

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July 2019

Youth Exhibition at Oils by the Sea Gallery

July 26 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Oils by the Sea Gallery, 437 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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Provincetown’s Family Week will be here before we know it, and with it comes what has developed into a beloved tradition at Shirl Roccapriore’s Oils by the Sea Gallery: The Annual PAAM Youth Artist Exhibition and Fundraiser! On view July 26-August 4, the exhibition opens with a public reception on Friday, July 26 from 6-8pm, and features four young artists from PAAM’s Art Reach program: Baylie Hartford, Landon Parr, Hannah Richardson, and Molly Shafnacker. Timed to coincide with Provincetown’s Family…

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July 2019

Summer Jazz with Bart Weisman

July 24 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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$15 GENERAL ADMISSION Jazz Flute Summit - A First for Cape Cod! Featuring Steve Ahern & Bruce Abbott from the Cape Cod Jazz Quintet and Nick Suchecki & Ryder Cory, the Next Generation of Jazz. With Alan Clinger (guitar), Ron Ormsby (bass), and Bart Weisman (drums).

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July 2019

Provincetown Arts Publishing Party

July 22 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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FREE + OPEN TO THE PUBLIC Provincetown Arts Magazine invites you to celebrate the release of their annual issue here at PAAM!

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July 2019

Fredi Schiff Levin Lecture: Sasha Davis

July 20 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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$12 GENERAL ADMISSION | FREE FOR PAAM MEMBERS Sasha Davis, Executive Director of the Renee and Chaim Gross Foundation, discusses the exhibition Circa 1945: Abstract Art in the Renee and Chaim Gross Collection, on view through September 15. THE FREDI SCHIFF LEVIN LECTURE SERIES The Fredi Schiff Levin Lecture Series Established in 2003 in honor of the artist Fredi Schiff Levin who was a member of Provincetown’s arts community from the 1960s until her passing in 2002. PAAM gratefully acknowledges…

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July 2019

Opening Reception: The Renee and Chaim Gross Collection; The Members’ 12×12

July 19 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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FREE + OPEN TO THE PUBLIC Please join us for the opening receptions for two exhibitions: Circa 1945: Abstract Art in The Renee and Chaim Gross Collection, curated by the Renee and Chaim Gross Foundation; and The Members' 12x12 Exhibition and Silent Auction.

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July 2019

Museum Closed to the Public from 11am-8pm

July 19 @ 11:00 am - 8:00 pm

The Museum is closed to the public until tonight's opening reception at 8pm. PAAM members get early access to the exhibitions, Circa 1945: The Collection of Renee and Chaim Gross and The Members' 12x12 Exhibition and Silent Auction, in today's Members-Only Preview, become a member today to join us!

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July 2019

Members-Only Preview

July 19 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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AN EXCLUSIVE BENEFIT FOR PAAM MEMBERS | JOIN OR RENEW TODAY PAAM members are invited to an exclusive first-look at Circa 1945: Abstract Art in the Renee and Chaim Gross Collection, curated by The Renee and Chaim Gross Foundation, and The Members' 12x12 Exhibition and Silent Auction.

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July 2019

The Secret Garden Tour

July 14 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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July 2019

Opening Reception: Stephen Pace, The de Groot Collection, and Studio Icons

July 12 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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FREE + OPEN TO THE PUBLIC Please join us for the opening receptions for three exhibitions: Stephen Pace in Provincetown, curated by Cathy Claman; Selections from The Pat and Nanno de Groot Collection, curated by Christine McCarthy; and Studio Icons from the Permanent Collection, curated by Christine McCarthy.

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July 2019

Drop-Off Day: Members’ 12×12

July 9 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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Today is Drop-Off Day for the Members' 12x12 Exhibition and Silent Auction! Head over to the exhibition page for submission guidelines.

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July 2019

Tour of the Exhibitions with Christine McCarthy

July 3 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

AN EXCLUSIVE BENEFIT FOR PAAM MEMBERS | JOIN OR RENEW TODAY Join PAAM CEO Christine McCarthy for a tour current exhibitions: The Transformation of Line, curated by Bert Yarborough; Marion Campbell Hawthorne, curated by Christine McCarthy; and Big Fat Flowers, curated by Vicky Tomayko and Bert Yarborough. Tours are open to PAAM members only, and are free-of-charge, but pre-registration is requested.

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June 2019

Gay Sons and Mothers

June 27 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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A FUNDRAISER FOR PAAM $50 | REFRESHMENTS WILL BE SERVED | PRE-SALES FOR THIS EVENT ARE CLOSED, TICKETS ARE AVAILABLE AT THE DOOR AT 5:30 The emotional relationship between gay sons and their mothers has been pathologized, idealized… and, surprisingly, largely unexplored. In commemoration of the 50th anniversary of Stonewall, a turning point for gay rights, Rick Miller, LICSW, will share his research about that relationship from his multimedia project Gay Sons and Mothers. This talk will provide a timeline…

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June 2019

Free Admission for Dads

June 16 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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Happy Father's Day! Your pops gets free admission on Sunday, June 16; we're open from 11am-5pm. Now on view: To Survive on This Shore: Photographs and Interviews with Transgender and Gender Non-Conforming Older Adults by Jess T. Dugan and Vanessa Fabbre, curated by Christine McCarthy; The Transformation of Line: The Drawings and Paintings of Michael Prodanou, curated by Bert Yarborough; In Relationship: Tracey Anderson, Lynn Stanley, and The PAAM Collection, curated by Lynn Stanley; and Marion Hawthorne Campbell: An American…

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June 2019

Bon Voyage, Lynn!

June 15 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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CELEBRATING LYNN STANLEY'S CONTRIBUTIONS TO PAAM | FREE + OPEN TO THE PUBLIC Lynn Stanley, PAAM’s Curator of Education and founder of Art Reach, Art on the Edge, and The Reaching Forward Mentor Program is leaving PAAM after a seventeen year tenure. Please join us for an afternoon in the studios as we wish Lynn farewell! Need a ride? Take the bus on us, parents are welcome! (Space is limited, so please let us know if you plan on taking the…

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June 2019

Opening Reception: Big Fat Flowers

June 14 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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FREE + OPEN TO THE PUBLIC Please join us for the opening of Big Fat Flowers, curated by Vicky Tomayko and Bert Yarborough.

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June 2019

Fredi Schiff Levin Lecture: Michael Prodanou

June 11 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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$12 GENERAL ADMISSION | FREE FOR PAAM MEMBER Join us for a Fredi Schiff Levin lecture with Michael Prodanou, in conjunction with his exhibition The Transformation of Line, curated by Bert Yarborough.

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June 2019

Peter Ciluzzi in Concert

June 8 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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$15 GENERAL ADMISSION | GET TICKETS HERE (ALSO AVAILABLE AT THE DOOR, OPEN AT 6:30) Guitarist Peter Ciluzzi’s music transports listeners through virtuosic, evocative compositions that tell a story without words. He has been featured in Acoustic Guitar Magazine and his acclaimed solo instrumental work has accumulated millions of views on YouTube and more than 10 million plays on Spotify. Ciluzzi is a recording artist on Candyrat Records, which represents more than thirty musicians from ten countries and features some…

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June 2019

Art in the Barn: Day 2

June 8 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

PRESENTED BY TWENTY SUMMERS + PAAM SOLD OUT! E-MAIL LMARCHESSAULT@PAAM.ORG TO BE ADDED TO THE WAITLIST. For the third year in a row, we’re hosting two days of art-making in the Hawthorne Barn with our friends from Twenty Summers. Following a brief lecture on the legacy of Charles Hawthorne in Provincetown, teacher John Clayton will give a painting demonstration and supervise a full day of painting in the Barn. Lunch will be provided. The class is open to all levels of experience, but…

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June 2019

Tour of the Exhibitions with Christine McCarthy

June 5 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

AN EXCLUSIVE BENEFIT FOR PAAM MEMBERS | JOIN OR RENEW TODAY Join PAAM CEO Christine McCarthy for a tour current exhibitions: To Survive on This Shore, curated by Christine McCarthy; The Transformation of Line, curated by Bert Yarborough; In Relationship, curated by Lynn Stanley; Marion Campbell Hawthorne, curated by Christine McCarthy; and Joseph Kaplan and His Contemporaries, curated by Christine McCarthy. Tours are open to PAAM members only, and are free-of-charge, but pre-registration is requested (fill out the form below). IMAGE: Charles Hawthorne,…

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May 2019

Museum Open

May 27 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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We're open on Memorial Day Monday! See you in the galleries between 12 and 5pm.

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May 2019

Fredi Schiff Levin Lecture: Jess T. Dugan

May 18 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
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$12 GENERAL ADMISSION | FREE FOR PAAM MEMBERS Jess T. Dugan, who created To Survive on This Shore with collaborator Vanessa Fabbre, sits down with us to discuss her work. The Fredi Schiff Levin Lecture Series The Fredi Schiff Levin Lecture Series was established in 2003 in honor of the artist Fredi Schiff Levin who was a member of Provincetown’s arts community from the 1960s until her passing in 2002. PAAM gratefully acknowledges the Levin family and Liz Lovati of…

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May 2019

Art in the Barn: Day 1

May 18 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

PRESENTED BY TWENTY SUMMERS + PAAM SOLD OUT! E-MAIL LMARCHESSAULT@PAAM.ORG TO BE ADDED TO THE WAITLIST. For the third year in a row, we’re hosting two days of art-making in the Hawthorne Barn with our friends from Twenty Summers. Following a brief lecture on the legacy of Charles Hawthorne in Provincetown, teacher John Clayton will give a painting demonstration and supervise a full day of painting in the Barn. Lunch will be provided. The class is open to all levels of experience, but…

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May 2019

Opening Reception

May 17 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

FREE + OPEN TO THE PUBLIC Please join us in celebrating the opening of four exhibitions: To Survive on This Shore, curated by Christine McCarthy; The Transformation of Line, curated by Bert Yarborough; In Relationship, curated by Lynn Stanley; and Marion Campbell Hawthorne, curated by Christine McCarthy.

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May 2019

Film Art: Chuck and Buck

May 15 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Waters Edge Cinema, 237 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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Tonight is the final screening in our 2018/19 season of Provincetown Film Art! If you don't have a Season Pass, individual tickets are available at the box office.

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May 2019

Pick-Up: Members’ Juried

May 14 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

If you're in the Members' Juried exhibition, today is the day to pick up your work! Please stop in between 12 and 4pm. If you can't make it today, please either stop in during Museum hours (Thursday-Sunday from 12-5pm) later in the week, or give us a call to arrange return shipping: 508-487-1750.

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May 2019

Happy Mother’s Day!

May 12 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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Moms receive free admission to the Museum today!

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September 2018

2018 Annual Consignment Auction

September 22, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

PAAM Auction Checklist 2018 2018 Consignment Auction Results

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September 2017

2017 Annual Consignment Auction

September 23, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

2017 auction checklist 2017 Auction Results

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September 2016

2016 Annual Consignment Auction

September 17, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

2016 Consignment Auction Checklist   Sept 2016 Auction Results

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September 2015

2015 Annual Consignment Auction

September 19, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Auction 9.19.15 List Auction Results 9.19.15

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September 2014

2014 Annual Consignment Auction

September 20, 2014 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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May 2020

Provincetown Film Art: Starman (1984)

May 13, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Waters Edge Cinema, 237 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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SEASON PASS: $185, OR $135 FOR PFS OR PAAM MEMBERS TICKETS TO INDIVIDUAL SCREENINGS AVAILABLE AT THE WATERS EDGE CINEMA BOX OFFICE Starman (1984) Written and directed by Hirokazu Kore-eda. In Japanese, with subtitles. 2 hours, 1 minute. A Japanese family that turns to shoplifting when part-time jobs can’t make ends meet takes in a […]

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April 2020

Provincetown Film Art: Diary of a Lost Girl (1929)

April 29, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Waters Edge Cinema, 237 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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SEASON PASS: $185, OR $135 FOR PFS OR PAAM MEMBERS TICKETS TO INDIVIDUAL SCREENINGS AVAILABLE AT THE WATERS EDGE CINEMA BOX OFFICE Diary of a Lost Girl (1929) Written and directed by Hirokazu Kore-eda. In Japanese, with subtitles. 2 hours, 1 minute. A Japanese family that turns to shoplifting when part-time jobs can’t make ends […]

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April 2020

Provincetown Film Art: Married to the Mob (1988)

April 15, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Waters Edge Cinema, 237 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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SEASON PASS: $185, OR $135 FOR PFS OR PAAM MEMBERS TICKETS TO INDIVIDUAL SCREENINGS AVAILABLE AT THE WATERS EDGE CINEMA BOX OFFICE Married to the Mob (1988) Directed by Jonathan Demme. With Michelle Pfeiffer, Matthew Modine, Mercedes Ruehl and Alec Baldwin. 1 hour, 44 minutes. Before the outsized box-office and Oscar success of The Silence […]

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April 2020

Provincetown Film Art: Brick (2005)

April 1, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Waters Edge Cinema, 237 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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SEASON PASS: $185, OR $135 FOR PFS OR PAAM MEMBERS TICKETS TO INDIVIDUAL SCREENINGS AVAILABLE AT THE WATERS EDGE CINEMA BOX OFFICE Brick (2005) Written and directed by Rian Johnson. With Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Lukas Haas. 1 hour, 50 minutes. Rian Johnson, virtuoso sci-fi action director of Looper and Star Wars: Episode VIII—The Last Jedi, […]

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March 2020

Provincetown Film Art: Sidewalk Stories (1989)

March 25, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Waters Edge Cinema, 237 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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SEASON PASS: $185, OR $135 FOR PFS OR PAAM MEMBERS TICKETS TO INDIVIDUAL SCREENINGS AVAILABLE AT THE WATERS EDGE CINEMA BOX OFFICE Sidewalk Stories (1989) Written, directed and starring Charles Lane. Black and white. 1 hour, 37 minutes. Pioneering African-American filmmaker Charles Lane’s small-scaled gem, about a street artist who rescues a baby after her […]

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March 2020

Provincetown Film Art: Le Crime de Monsieur Lange (1936)

March 18, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Waters Edge Cinema, 237 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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SEASON PASS: $185, OR $135 FOR PFS OR PAAM MEMBERS TICKETS TO INDIVIDUAL SCREENINGS AVAILABLE AT THE WATERS EDGE CINEMA BOX OFFICE Le Crime de Monsieur Lange (1936) Co-scripted and directed by Jean Renoir, adaptation and dialogue by Jacques Prévert. With René Lefèvre, Florelle and Jules Berry. In French, with subtitles. Black and white. 1 […]

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March 2020

Provincetown Film Art: The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford (2007)

March 4, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Waters Edge Cinema, 237 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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SEASON PASS: $185, OR $135 FOR PFS OR PAAM MEMBERS TICKETS TO INDIVIDUAL SCREENINGS AVAILABLE AT THE WATERS EDGE CINEMA BOX OFFICE The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford (2007) Written and directed by Andrew Dominik, based on the novel by Ron Hansen. With Brad Pitt, Casey Affleck, Sam Rockwell, Jeremy Renner, […]

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February 2020

Provincetown Film Art: The Price of Everything (2018)

February 19, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Waters Edge Cinema, 237 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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SEASON PASS: $185, OR $135 FOR PFS OR PAAM MEMBERS TICKETS TO INDIVIDUAL SCREENINGS AVAILABLE AT THE WATERS EDGE CINEMA BOX OFFICE The Price of Everything (2018) Documentary; directed by Nathaniel Kahn. 1 hour, 38 minutes. Nathaniel Kahn, whose first feature was the insightful and moving 2003 documentary, My Architect, about his father, Louis Kahn, […]

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February 2020

Provincetown Film Art: The Train (1964)

February 5, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Waters Edge Cinema, 237 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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SEASON PASS: $185, OR $135 FOR PFS OR PAAM MEMBERS TICKETS TO INDIVIDUAL SCREENINGS AVAILABLE AT THE WATERS EDGE CINEMA BOX OFFICE The Train (1964) Directed by John Frankenheimer. With Burt Lancaster, Paul Scofield and Jeanne Moreau. Black and white. 2 hours, 13 minutes. What’s more important, art or life? Or is the distinction ultimately […]

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January 2020

Provincetown Film Art: Wyeth (2018)

January 22, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Waters Edge Cinema, 237 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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SEASON PASS: $185, OR $135 FOR PFS OR PAAM MEMBERS TICKETS TO INDIVIDUAL SCREENINGS AVAILABLE AT THE WATERS EDGE CINEMA BOX OFFICE Wyeth (2018) Documentary; written and directed by Glenn Holsten. 1 hour, 27 minutes. Glenn Holsten’s documentary biography of the wildly popular and critically controversial realist painter Andrew Wyeth, who died in 2009 at […]

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January 2020

Provincetown Film Art: Regarding Susan Sontag (2014)

January 8, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Waters Edge Cinema, 237 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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SEASON PASS: $185, OR $135 FOR PFS OR PAAM MEMBERS TICKETS TO INDIVIDUAL SCREENINGS AVAILABLE AT THE WATERS EDGE CINEMA BOX OFFICE Regarding Susan Sontag (2014) Documentary; co-written and directed by Nancy D. Kates. 1 hour, 40 minutes. Nancy D. Kates’ brilliant, probing and thoughtful documentary of Sontag’s life and work rightly reclaims her as […]

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December 2019

Holiday Concert with the Bart Weisman Klezmer Swing Group

December 21 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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$12 MUSEUM ADMISSION | FREE FOR PAAM MEMBERS | JOIN OR RENEW Traditional Klezmer, Hanukkah, and Swinging the Christmas Songs too! With Leslie Boyle (vocals), Lary Chaplan (violin), Alan Clinger (guitar), Ron Ormsby (bass), and Bart Weisman (drums).

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December 2019

Tour of the exhibitions with Christine McCarthy

December 19 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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AN EXCLUSIVE BENEFIT FOR PAAM MEMBERS | JOIN OR RENEW TODAY Join PAAM CEO Christine McCarthy for a tour of the current exhibitions. Tours are open to PAAM members only, and are free-of-charge, but pre-registration is requested. Registration for this tour opens in November.

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December 2019

Provincetown Film Art: Snowpiercer (2013)

December 18 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Waters Edge Cinema, 237 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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SEASON PASS: $185, OR $135 FOR PFS OR PAAM MEMBERS TICKETS TO INDIVIDUAL SCREENINGS AVAILABLE AT THE WATERS EDGE CINEMA BOX OFFICE Snowpiercer (2013) Co-scripted and directed by Joon-ho Bong, based on a graphic novel by Jacques Lob, Marc Rochette and Benjamin Legrand. With Chris Evans, Tilda Swinton, Ed Harris, John Hurt, Jamie Bell and […]

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December 2019

Deadline for submissions to The Cuvée Helltown Project

December 13 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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SUBMISSIONS OPEN EXCLUSIVELY TO PAAM MEMBERS | JOIN OR RENEW TODAY We are looking for an incredible artist to create an extraordinary piece of art that epitomizes the magic of summer in Provincetown. This artwork will be featured on the front label of Cuvée Helltown, a stunning rosé wine specially selected by Perry’s for Summer […]

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December 2019

Provincetown Film Art: Burning (2018)

December 4 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Waters Edge Cinema, 237 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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SEASON PASS: $185, OR $135 FOR PFS OR PAAM MEMBERS TICKETS TO INDIVIDUAL SCREENINGS AVAILABLE AT THE WATERS EDGE CINEMA BOX OFFICE Burning (2018) Co-scripted and directed by Chang-dong Lee, based on the story “Barn Burning,” by Haruki Murakami. With Steven Yeun. In Korean, with subtitles. 2 hours, 28 minutes. Chang-dong Lee’s first film since […]

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November 2019

Museum Closed

November 28

The Museum is closed today for Thanksgiving.

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November 2019

Tour of the exhibitions with Christine McCarthy

November 21 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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AN EXCLUSIVE BENEFIT FOR PAAM MEMBERS | JOIN OR RENEW TODAY Join PAAM CEO Christine McCarthy for a tour of the current exhibitions. Tours are open to PAAM members only, and are free-of-charge, but pre-registration is requested.

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November 2019

Provincetown Film Art: The Handmaiden (2016)

November 20 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Waters Edge Cinema, 237 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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SEASON PASS: $185, OR $135 FOR PFS OR PAAM MEMBERS TICKETS TO INDIVIDUAL SCREENINGS AVAILABLE AT THE WATERS EDGE CINEMA BOX OFFICE THE HANDMAIDEN (2016) Co-written and directed by Chan-wook Park. In Korean and Japanese, with subtitles. 2 hours, 25 minutes. In this twisted thriller from Chan-wook Park (Oldboy), set during the Japanese occupation of […]

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November 2019

Opening: Members’ Small Works, Collection

November 15 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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FREE + OPEN TO THE PUBLIC Please join us for the opening of the annual Members' Open: Small Works, Photography from the Permanent Collection, and Recent Gifts: Part II.

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November 2019

Provincetown Film Art: Shoplifters (2018)

November 13 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Waters Edge Cinema, 237 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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SEASON PASS: $185, OR $135 FOR PFS OR PAAM MEMBERS TICKETS TO INDIVIDUAL SCREENINGS AVAILABLE AT THE WATERS EDGE CINEMA BOX OFFICE Shoplifters (2018) Written and directed by Hirokazu Kore-eda. In Japanese, with subtitles. 2 hours, 1 minute. A Japanese family that turns to shoplifting when part-time jobs can’t make ends meet takes in a […]

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November 2019

Drop-Off Day: Members’ Small Works

November 12 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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Today is Drop-Off Day for the Members' Open: Small Works exhibition. Read the submission guidelines for more information.

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November 2019

Museum Open

November 11 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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The Museum is open for Veteran's Day today from 12-5pm, with free admission for veterans.

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November 2019

The Provincetown Film Art Series Kick-Off Celebration

November 10 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Waters Edge Cinema, 237 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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KICK-OFF CELEBRATION: $40 | SEASON PASS*: $185, OR $135 FOR PFS OR PAAM MEMBERS *INCLUDES ADMISSION TO KICK-OFF CELEBRATION TICKETS TO INDIVIDUAL SCREENINGS AVAILABLE AT THE WATERS EDGE CINEMA BOX OFFICE Yi Yi (2000) Written and directed by Edward Yang. In Chinese, with subtitles. 2 hours, 53 minutes. Taiwanese filmmaker Edward Yang died at age […]

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October 2019

Opening: Members’ Juried

October 25 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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FREE + OPEN TO THE PUBLIC Join us for the Members' Juried exhibition, curated by Sam Tager and on view through December 1, 2019.

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October 2019

Drop-Off Day: Members’ Juried

October 22 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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Read more about the Members' Juried exhibition. SUBMISSION GUIDELINES Drop-Off Day is Tuesday, October 22 from 12-4pm. Early drop-offs are welcome the week prior to Drop-Off Day during Museum hours only (Thursday-Sunday, 12-5pm). Membership must be valid through December, 2019, anyone is welcome to join or renew when dropping off work. Jury results will be announced by Thursday, October […]

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October 2019

Tour of the exhibitions with Christine McCarthy

October 17 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

AN EXCLUSIVE BENEFIT FOR PAAM MEMBERS | JOIN OR RENEW TODAY Join PAAM CEO Christine McCarthy for a tour of the current exhibitions: Studio Icons from the Permanent Collection, curated by Christine McCarthy; Color Beyond Description: The Watercolors of Charles Hawthorne, Hans Hofmann, and Paul Resika, curated by Donald Beal and Rob Dutoit; Jay Milder: Unblotting the Rainbow, curated by […]

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October 2019

Museum Open for Columbus Day

October 14 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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The Museum is open today from 12-5pm.

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October 2019

The Bauhaus Ball

October 5 @ 9:00 pm - October 6 @ 12:00 am
25 Winslow Street, 25 Winslow Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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Join us for a night of dancing and entertainment after the annual PAAM Gala! A PAAM Membership gets you into this fabulous party, where form follows function.  

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October 2019

The PAAM Party

October 5 @ 5:00 pm - October 6 @ 12:00 am
25 Winslow Street, 25 Winslow Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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LEARN MORE AND BUY TICKETS HERE Please note that, unlike in other years, this year's Gala is not on Columbus Day Weekend.

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October 2019

Museum Closing at 4pm

October 5 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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The Museum closes at 4pm today so our staff can prepare for The PAAM Party.

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October 2019

Museum Closing at 4pm

October 4 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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The Museum is closing at 4pm today for a private event.

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September 2019

Fredi Schiff Levin Lecture: Jay Milder and Adam Zucker

September 29 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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$12 GENERAL ADMISSION | FREE FOR PAAM MEMBERS Exhibiting artist Jay Milder and curator Adam Zucker discuss Jay Milder: Unblotting the Rainbow, on view through November 10. THE FREDI SCHIFF LEVIN LECTURE SERIES The Fredi Schiff Levin Lecture Series Established in 2003 in honor of the artist Fredi Schiff Levin who was a member of […]

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September 2019

Opening: Jay Milder, Gala Honorees, Grant Recipients

September 27 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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FREE + OPEN TO THE PUBLIC Please join us in celebrating the openings of three exhibitions: Jay Milder: Unblotting the Rainbow, curated by Adam Zucker; The 2019 Gala Honorees, curated by Christine McCarthy; and The 2018 Grant Recipients, curated by Christine McCarthy and Grace Ryder-O'Malley.

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September 2019

Museum Closed 6-8pm

September 27 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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The Museum is closed this evening for a private event from 6-8pm. The public is warmly invited to the opening reception at 8pm.

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September 2019

2019 Annual Consignment Auction

September 21 @ 7:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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REVIEW LOTS HERE REVIEW THE FINAL SALE PRICES (HAMMER+BUYER'S PREMIUM) HERE PAAM’s annual Consignment Auction is a spectacular live event that features the work of late regional artists. Held annually in September, PAAM’s Consignment Auction features artwork by deceased artists who lived, studied, or worked on Cape Cod. Auctioneer and Provincetown art expert James R. […]

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September 2019

Fredi Schiff Levin Lecture: Rob DuToit and Don Beal on Color Beyond Description

September 10 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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$12 GENERAL ADMISSION | FREE FOR PAAM MEMBERS Curators Rob DuToit and Don Beal discuss the exhibition Color Beyond Description: The Watercolors of Charles Hawthorne, Hans Hofmann, and Paul Resika, on view through November 3. THE FREDI SCHIFF LEVIN LECTURE SERIES The Fredi Schiff Levin Lecture Series Established in 2003 in honor of the artist Fredi […]

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September 2019

Opening Reception: Color Beyond Description, and The Auction Preview

September 6 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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FREE + OPEN TO THE PUBLIC Please join us for the openings of two exhibitions: Color Beyond Description: The Watercolors of Charles Hawthorne, Hans Hofmann, and Paul Resika, curated by Donald Beal and Rob DuToit; and The 2019 Consignment Auction Preview.

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September 2019

Tour of the Exhibitions with Christine McCarthy

September 4 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

AN EXCLUSIVE BENEFIT FOR PAAM MEMBERS | JOIN OR RENEW TODAY Join PAAM CEO Christine McCarthy for a tour of the current exhibitions: Selections from the Pat and Nanno de Groot Collection, curated by Christine McCarthy; Circa 1945: The Collection of Renee and Chaim Gross, curated by the Renee and Chaim Gross Foundation; Studio Icons from the Permanent Collection, […]

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August 2019

Summer Jazz with Bart Weisman

August 28 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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$15 GENERAL ADMISSION Featuring Donna Byrne (vocals) with Tim Ray (piano), Marshall Wood (bass), and Bart Weisman (drums).

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August 2019

Closing of The Members’ 12×12

August 25 @ 2:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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The Members' 12x12 Exhibition and Silent Auction closes today! All bids close at 2pm.

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August 2019

Summer Jazz with Bart Weisman

August 21 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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$15 GENERAL ADMISSION Featuring Dane Vannatter (vocals) with the Cape Cod Jazz Quintet: Steve Ahern (trumpet), Bruce Abbott (sax), Fred Boyle (piano), Ron Ormsby (bass), and Bart Weisman (drums).

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August 2019

Free Fun Friday!

August 16 @ 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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Admission to the Museum is free all day today (11am-10pm), thanks to the Free Fun Fridays initiative by The Highland Street Foundation!

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August 2019

Fredi Schiff Levin Lecture: Suzette McAvoy on Stephen Pace

August 12 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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$12 GENERAL ADMISSION | FREE FOR PAAM MEMBERS Suzette McAvoy discusses the life and work of Stephen Pace, in conjunction with the exhibition Stephen Pace in Provincetown, on view through September 1. Suzette McAvoy is the Executive Director and Chief Curator at the Center for Maine Contemporary Art. She has over 30 years experience in […]

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August 2019

Summer Jazz with Bart Weisman

August 7 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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$15 GENERAL ADMISSION Featuring Carmen Cicero (sax) with Kent Hewitt (piano), Marshall Wood (bass), and Bart Weisman (drums).

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August 2019

Tour of the Exhibitions with Christine McCarthy

August 7 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

AN EXCLUSIVE BENEFIT FOR PAAM MEMBERS | JOIN OR RENEW TODAY Join PAAM CEO Christine McCarthy for a tour current exhibitions: Stephen Pace in Provincetown, curated by Cathy Claman; Selections from The Pat and Nanno de Groot Collection, curated by Christine McCarthy; The Members' 12x12 Exhibition and Silent Auction; Circa 1945: Abstract Art in the Renee and Chaim Gross […]

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August 2019

Members’ Annual Meeting and Volunteer Appreciation BBQ

August 6 @ 6:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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Tonight we gather as an art association to discuss the year's achievements and make decisions about the future, including voting on a new slate of Board members. Immediately following the meeting is a dinner celebrating our incredible volunteers. The dinner is free for volunteers, $10 for everyone else. PROPOSED BOARD SLATE After careful consideration, the […]

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August 2019

SOLD OUT: Eric Kandel and Emily Braun in Conversation–The Age of Insight: The Origins of Modernist Thought

August 3 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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SOLD OUT | PRESENTED IN CONJUNCTION WITH TWENTY SUMMERS Join us for an afternoon conversation that brings together Nobel Prize–winning neuroscientist Eric Kandel with Emily Braun, Distinguished Professor of 20th Century European and American Art at Hunter College. The two experts will discuss Kandel’s most recent book, Reductionism in Art and Brain Science, in which […]

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July 2019

Summer Jazz with Bart Weisman

July 31 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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$15 GENERAL ADMISSION Featuring Shawnn Monteiro (vocals) with Fred Boyle (piano), Ron Ormsby (bass), and Bart Weisman (drums).

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July 2019

Fredi Schiff Levin Lecture: Contemporary Painting with Megan Hinton

July 30 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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$12 GENERAL ADMISSION | FREE FOR PAAM MEMBERS This informal slide talk will show the trajectory of Contemporary painting over the past 30 years. Beginning with 1989 a painting will be selected for each year up until 2019 that represent current trends, innovations, and shifts of late 20th/early 21st Century painting. Significant American and international […]

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July 2019

Youth Exhibition at Oils by the Sea Gallery

July 26 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Oils by the Sea Gallery, 437 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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Provincetown’s Family Week will be here before we know it, and with it comes what has developed into a beloved tradition at Shirl Roccapriore’s Oils by the Sea Gallery: The Annual PAAM Youth Artist Exhibition and Fundraiser! On view July 26-August 4, the exhibition opens with a public reception on Friday, July 26 from 6-8pm, […]

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July 2019

Summer Jazz with Bart Weisman

July 24 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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$15 GENERAL ADMISSION Jazz Flute Summit - A First for Cape Cod! Featuring Steve Ahern & Bruce Abbott from the Cape Cod Jazz Quintet and Nick Suchecki & Ryder Cory, the Next Generation of Jazz. With Alan Clinger (guitar), Ron Ormsby (bass), and Bart Weisman (drums).

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July 2019

Provincetown Arts Publishing Party

July 22 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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FREE + OPEN TO THE PUBLIC Provincetown Arts Magazine invites you to celebrate the release of their annual issue here at PAAM!

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July 2019

Fredi Schiff Levin Lecture: Sasha Davis

July 20 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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$12 GENERAL ADMISSION | FREE FOR PAAM MEMBERS Sasha Davis, Executive Director of the Renee and Chaim Gross Foundation, discusses the exhibition Circa 1945: Abstract Art in the Renee and Chaim Gross Collection, on view through September 15. THE FREDI SCHIFF LEVIN LECTURE SERIES The Fredi Schiff Levin Lecture Series Established in 2003 in honor […]

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July 2019

Opening Reception: The Renee and Chaim Gross Collection; The Members’ 12×12

July 19 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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FREE + OPEN TO THE PUBLIC Please join us for the opening receptions for two exhibitions: Circa 1945: Abstract Art in The Renee and Chaim Gross Collection, curated by the Renee and Chaim Gross Foundation; and The Members' 12x12 Exhibition and Silent Auction.

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July 2019

Museum Closed to the Public from 11am-8pm

July 19 @ 11:00 am - 8:00 pm

The Museum is closed to the public until tonight's opening reception at 8pm. PAAM members get early access to the exhibitions, Circa 1945: The Collection of Renee and Chaim Gross and The Members' 12x12 Exhibition and Silent Auction, in today's Members-Only Preview, become a member today to join us!

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July 2019

Members-Only Preview

July 19 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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AN EXCLUSIVE BENEFIT FOR PAAM MEMBERS | JOIN OR RENEW TODAY PAAM members are invited to an exclusive first-look at Circa 1945: Abstract Art in the Renee and Chaim Gross Collection, curated by The Renee and Chaim Gross Foundation, and The Members' 12x12 Exhibition and Silent Auction.

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July 2019

The Secret Garden Tour

July 14 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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July 2019

Opening Reception: Stephen Pace, The de Groot Collection, and Studio Icons

July 12 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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FREE + OPEN TO THE PUBLIC Please join us for the opening receptions for three exhibitions: Stephen Pace in Provincetown, curated by Cathy Claman; Selections from The Pat and Nanno de Groot Collection, curated by Christine McCarthy; and Studio Icons from the Permanent Collection, curated by Christine McCarthy.

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July 2019

Drop-Off Day: Members’ 12×12

July 9 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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Today is Drop-Off Day for the Members' 12x12 Exhibition and Silent Auction! Head over to the exhibition page for submission guidelines.

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July 2019

Tour of the Exhibitions with Christine McCarthy

July 3 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

AN EXCLUSIVE BENEFIT FOR PAAM MEMBERS | JOIN OR RENEW TODAY Join PAAM CEO Christine McCarthy for a tour current exhibitions: The Transformation of Line, curated by Bert Yarborough; Marion Campbell Hawthorne, curated by Christine McCarthy; and Big Fat Flowers, curated by Vicky Tomayko and Bert Yarborough. Tours are open to PAAM members only, and are free-of-charge, but pre-registration is requested.

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June 2019

Gay Sons and Mothers

June 27 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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A FUNDRAISER FOR PAAM $50 | REFRESHMENTS WILL BE SERVED | PRE-SALES FOR THIS EVENT ARE CLOSED, TICKETS ARE AVAILABLE AT THE DOOR AT 5:30 The emotional relationship between gay sons and their mothers has been pathologized, idealized… and, surprisingly, largely unexplored. In commemoration of the 50th anniversary of Stonewall, a turning point for gay […]

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June 2019

Free Admission for Dads

June 16 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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Happy Father's Day! Your pops gets free admission on Sunday, June 16; we're open from 11am-5pm. Now on view: To Survive on This Shore: Photographs and Interviews with Transgender and Gender Non-Conforming Older Adults by Jess T. Dugan and Vanessa Fabbre, curated by Christine McCarthy; The Transformation of Line: The Drawings and Paintings of Michael […]

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June 2019

Bon Voyage, Lynn!

June 15 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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CELEBRATING LYNN STANLEY'S CONTRIBUTIONS TO PAAM | FREE + OPEN TO THE PUBLIC Lynn Stanley, PAAM’s Curator of Education and founder of Art Reach, Art on the Edge, and The Reaching Forward Mentor Program is leaving PAAM after a seventeen year tenure. Please join us for an afternoon in the studios as we wish Lynn farewell! […]

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June 2019

Opening Reception: Big Fat Flowers

June 14 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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FREE + OPEN TO THE PUBLIC Please join us for the opening of Big Fat Flowers, curated by Vicky Tomayko and Bert Yarborough.

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June 2019

Fredi Schiff Levin Lecture: Michael Prodanou

June 11 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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$12 GENERAL ADMISSION | FREE FOR PAAM MEMBER Join us for a Fredi Schiff Levin lecture with Michael Prodanou, in conjunction with his exhibition The Transformation of Line, curated by Bert Yarborough.

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June 2019

Peter Ciluzzi in Concert

June 8 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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$15 GENERAL ADMISSION | GET TICKETS HERE (ALSO AVAILABLE AT THE DOOR, OPEN AT 6:30) Guitarist Peter Ciluzzi’s music transports listeners through virtuosic, evocative compositions that tell a story without words. He has been featured in Acoustic Guitar Magazine and his acclaimed solo instrumental work has accumulated millions of views on YouTube and more than […]

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June 2019

Art in the Barn: Day 2

June 8 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

PRESENTED BY TWENTY SUMMERS + PAAM SOLD OUT! E-MAIL LMARCHESSAULT@PAAM.ORG TO BE ADDED TO THE WAITLIST. For the third year in a row, we’re hosting two days of art-making in the Hawthorne Barn with our friends from Twenty Summers. Following a brief lecture on the legacy of Charles Hawthorne in Provincetown, teacher John Clayton will give a painting […]

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June 2019

Tour of the Exhibitions with Christine McCarthy

June 5 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

AN EXCLUSIVE BENEFIT FOR PAAM MEMBERS | JOIN OR RENEW TODAY Join PAAM CEO Christine McCarthy for a tour current exhibitions: To Survive on This Shore, curated by Christine McCarthy; The Transformation of Line, curated by Bert Yarborough; In Relationship, curated by Lynn Stanley; Marion Campbell Hawthorne, curated by Christine McCarthy; and Joseph Kaplan and His Contemporaries, […]

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May 2019

Museum Open

May 27 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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We're open on Memorial Day Monday! See you in the galleries between 12 and 5pm.

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May 2019

Fredi Schiff Levin Lecture: Jess T. Dugan

May 18 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
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$12 GENERAL ADMISSION | FREE FOR PAAM MEMBERS Jess T. Dugan, who created To Survive on This Shore with collaborator Vanessa Fabbre, sits down with us to discuss her work. The Fredi Schiff Levin Lecture Series The Fredi Schiff Levin Lecture Series was established in 2003 in honor of the artist Fredi Schiff Levin who […]

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May 2019

Art in the Barn: Day 1

May 18 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

PRESENTED BY TWENTY SUMMERS + PAAM SOLD OUT! E-MAIL LMARCHESSAULT@PAAM.ORG TO BE ADDED TO THE WAITLIST. For the third year in a row, we’re hosting two days of art-making in the Hawthorne Barn with our friends from Twenty Summers. Following a brief lecture on the legacy of Charles Hawthorne in Provincetown, teacher John Clayton will give a painting […]

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May 2019

Opening Reception

May 17 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

FREE + OPEN TO THE PUBLIC Please join us in celebrating the opening of four exhibitions: To Survive on This Shore, curated by Christine McCarthy; The Transformation of Line, curated by Bert Yarborough; In Relationship, curated by Lynn Stanley; and Marion Campbell Hawthorne, curated by Christine McCarthy.

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May 2019

Film Art: Chuck and Buck

May 15 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Waters Edge Cinema, 237 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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Tonight is the final screening in our 2018/19 season of Provincetown Film Art! If you don't have a Season Pass, individual tickets are available at the box office.

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May 2019

Pick-Up: Members’ Juried

May 14 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

If you're in the Members' Juried exhibition, today is the day to pick up your work! Please stop in between 12 and 4pm. If you can't make it today, please either stop in during Museum hours (Thursday-Sunday from 12-5pm) later in the week, or give us a call to arrange return shipping: 508-487-1750.

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May 2019

Happy Mother’s Day!

May 12 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657 United States
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Moms receive free admission to the Museum today!

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September 2018

2018 Annual Consignment Auction

September 22, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

PAAM Auction Checklist 2018 2018 Consignment Auction Results

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September 2017

2017 Annual Consignment Auction

September 23, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

2017 auction checklist 2017 Auction Results

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September 2016

2016 Annual Consignment Auction

September 17, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

2016 Consignment Auction Checklist   Sept 2016 Auction Results

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September 2015

2015 Annual Consignment Auction

September 19, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Auction 9.19.15 List Auction Results 9.19.15

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September 2014

2014 Annual Consignment Auction

September 20, 2014 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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