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Category: Art


The large white washed wall of the stone building next to the old Texaco station on Gloucester Main Street will transform from its current state as a blank canvas and into a mural honoring and celebrating the life and legacy of T.C. Walker, The Cook Foundation announced this week. The mural, commissioned by The Cook … Continue reading “Mural Celebrating the Legacy of T.C. Walker Commences on Gloucester Main Street”


At the Cook Foundation office on Main Street, Adrianne Joseph, Cook Foundation President, and Mollie Stewart, Cook Board member, presented Lynne Manning and Hugh Bryan, MD of Arts on Main with a $15,000 check for securing matching contributions from “never-before” friends and donors during this last fiscal year ending June 30, 2020. “It is especially … Continue reading “ARTS ON MAIN EXCEEDS 4th COOK FOUNDATION CHALLENGE GRANT”


Connecting community through fitness. That’s the mission of the popular Downtown Fit program, which returns to Gloucester Main Street for the 2019 season on June 10 with the first in a series of group fitness classes, collaborations with a local brewpub and other special events for the community that run through the fall. Presented by … Continue reading “Downtown Fit, Free Community Fitness Program, Returns to Gloucester Main Street for 2019 Season”


Familiar faces, as part of a famous familiar series, are set to return to Main Street in Gloucester this summer, the Gloucester Arts Festival committee announced this week. As part of the annual summer 2019 arts event, iconic Seward Johnson life-size works of art will arrive on Main Street and kick off with a community … Continue reading “Gloucester Arts Festival to Feature 10 Seward Johnson Sculptures at Community Unveiling”


What wonderful events and classes Gloucester Arts on Main has  coming in February!! Dathan Kane “Void” Exhibition of Artwork by Dathan Kane An exhibition by Dathan Kane and curated by Asa Jackson, Kane works with bold, abstract, black & white organic shapes to reflect things he sees on a daily basis. Hard lines & edges … Continue reading “Gloucester Arts on Main Offers Many Classes in February”


Arts on Main launches the Artists in Residency program inviting artists from around the world to stay and work in Gloucester, Virginia. Supported by the Cook Foundation, the residency program encourages artists to engage with the community while living and pursuing their work on the Goshen estate. Artists enjoy deeply focused time to explore, experiment … Continue reading “Artist in Residency Program”


Compiled by Courtney Riley and Makenna Wood of Proximo Marketing for the Gloucester Main Street Association It’s true what they say: giving the gift of time is one of the sweetest gifts. Time for yourself to recharge. Time to spend with those you love. Time to experience something new. Those experiences are available on Gloucester … Continue reading “Give the Gift of a Main Street Experience this Season”


Gloucester Arts on Main invites you to their below upcoming events: Movies On Main–November 29 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm–Mary Cassatt: A Brush with Independence The extraordinary story of a woman who defied tradition, a painter whose work captivated Edgar Degas, and the only American asked to join the French Impressionists. Best remembered for … Continue reading “Upcoming Events-Gloucester Arts on Main”


Gloucester Arts on Main is calling all kids! Come out, get creative, learn how to paint and HAVE FUN! Color Your Canvas KIDZ is an ongoing monthly kids paint class at Arts on Main with Christina Micket. In this class we learn the basics of painting and have fun doing it! These creative sessions are … Continue reading “Gloucester Arts On Main-Color Your Canvas Kidz”


Gloucester Arts on Main invites you Saturday, November 10 at 7pm to join them for one of the “Music on Main” series–LIVE Concert with Mark Rogers. Mark Rogers is a BMI-published singer/songwriter with unique pop sensibilities.His musical heritage, dating back to high school, is what is now considered pure Americana. After college, Mark followed the … Continue reading “Music on Main Live Concert with Mark Rogers”


UPCOMING EVENTS

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