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Join The Cook Foundation Sunday, October 25, 2020 from 3 to 5 p.m. on Gloucester Main Street for a dedication and celebration of the recently completed mural honoring the life and legacy of TC Walker. Commissioned by The Cook Foundation and painted by Michael Rosato, the mural tells the story of TC Walker himself and … Continue reading “TC Walker Mural Dedication and Celebration”


Join Arts on Main Artist in Residence Michael Rosato, who recently completed the newest Cook Foundation mural on Main Street, for a muralist talk on “The Transformative Power of Public Art.” This free event will take place at Arts on Main Sunday, October 25, 2020 from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Rosato has created murals in 22 … Continue reading “Arts on Main to Host Free Event on “The Transformative Power of Public 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”


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