A Guide to the Hyannis Arts Cultural District

A Guide to the Hyannis Arts Cultural District

Have a fun and art-full day in downtown Hyannis!

 

Artist Market on Main_Main Street Hyannis

Artist Market on Main_Main Street Hyannis

An artist collective featuring new artists each week.

Located on the corner of Pearl and Main Street, Hyannis.

Open daily June 23-August 20, 2017  11:00am to 8:00pm

 

Cape Cod Community College - Higgins Art Gallery at Tilden Art Center

Cape Cod Community College - Higgins Art Gallery at Tilden Art Center

Using innovative teaching approaches the college offers a range of experiences for learned skills and employability. Explore a broad range of media, enjoy performances in the Tilden Arts Center with emerging actors, actresses, playwrights, and more!

 

Cape Cod Writer’s Center

The mission of the Cape Cod Writers Center is to assist published and aspiring writers of all genres, abilities and ages to develop their writing skills and learn the business of editing, publishing and publicizing; to publicize authors and their works; to provide opportunities for writers to congregate for inspiration, education, and networking; and to introduce readers to authors and their work.

 

Cotuit Center for the Arts

Cotuit Center for the Arts

"Do it at Cotuit"-Educate, Entertain, Illuminate, Inspire:  Offering a variety of educational programs, performances and exhibitions, Cotuit Center for the Arts has established itself as a great place to celebrate the arts in a most unique nauticaly inspired venue. Located on Route 28 (4404 Falmouth Road, 508-428-0669), the center has on-going, year round theatrical productions, art exhibits, classes, programs, workshops and concerts.

 

Cultural Center of Cape Cod

Cultural Center of Cape Cod

The Cultural Center offers a wide range of events and programs related to Exhibition, Education, and Entertainment.

 

Guyer Barn

Guyer Barn

The barn is open various hours, year round. You will always find the doors open when artists are busy working, or for classes and workshops. 250 South Street, Hyannis.

HYARTS CAMPUS:
GUYER BARN
250 South Street Hyannis, MA  02601
www.artsbarnstable.com
This restored 1865 barn showcases artists in a variety of genres.  It serves as a community art space with year round exhibits, art classes/workshops and demonstrations.  The Barn is an important part on the campus of town owned buildings-the HyArts Campus which includes artist housing and work studios/gallery on the corner of Pearl and South Streets.  Artist studios/gallery are open to the public year round. 

ARTIST IN RESIDENCE-THEATER at Guyer Barn:

July-August

New Classics Theater Company www.newclassicscompany.org

The theater company presents a summer of original theater and weekly Improv Comedy Shows.
Get ready for four main stage productions, 24 hour play festival, staged readings, teen improve workshops and improve nights every Friday.  Find the full schedule at www.newclassicscompany.org

GALLERY ARTRIO:

Gallery Artrio specializes in original fine art by award-winning and nationally recognized artists, as well as emerging artists of note.  Media includes oil, pastel, encaustics, hand-blown glass from local artists, and beautiful hand wrought jewelry.  The gallery hosts openings throughout the summer including plein air painting as part of Cape Cod Hydrangea festival and artist receptions.  The annual Gallery Soiree is held in September each year. Find listing of events and artists on line at galleryartrio.com

 

Hyannis HyArts Artist Shanties

Hyannis HyArts Artist Shanties

Visitors to the Hyannis HyArts Artist Shanties can spend an afternoon at the harbor. Stroll the boardwalk and visit artists, even have a picnic in the park! There is no fee to browse but if you enjoy fine handmade local arts and crafts or giving them as gifts, it's a terrific place to shop. There are plenty of waterfront restaurants at the harbor and many more right along Main Street.

For more information on participating artists this season, click here.

If you are an artist interested in participating in the program for the following year, click here.

The Hyannis HyArts Artist Shanty Season opens Friday, May 5, 2017!

Weekends (including Memorial Day), Friday-Sunday:  Friday, May 5 through June 11, 2017

Seven days a week, 11:00 am to at least 8:00 pm:     Monday, June 12 through Sunday, September 3, 2017
Seven days a week, 11:00 am to at least 6:00pm:      Monday, September 4 (Labor Day) through Monday, October 9 (Columbus Day), 2017

 

Hyannis HyArts Artist Shanty Application

Hyannis HyArts Artist Shanty Application

Participate in the 2018 artist shanty season at Hyannis Harbor.

 

Hyannis HyArts Arts Campus

The Hyannis HyArts Arts Campus located at the corner of Pearl and South Streets features artist live and work space, studios and a community art space.  The campus features the historic Guyer Barn, artist-in-residence Sarah Holl ArtSpace, Gallery Artio and Bass River Pottery.

Pearl Street is located between bustling Main Street and the harbor front.

 

Old Selectmen’s Building

Old Selectmen’s Building

Old Selectmen's Building Art Gallery supports local artist exhibit; on display June through November.
Route 149 Meetinghouse Way, West Barnstable; Gallery phone number (answered when artists are in the building):  508-548-6462

Celebrate this public art venue with support from award winning artists & new emerging artists.
Open Late Spring Wednesday through Saturday, 10am to 4pm Sun. Noon to 4pm thru November (Free Admission)

Email Diane at:  dfross24@hotmail.com

 

Upcoming events in Programs & Centers

Cooking Demonstration: Culinary Treats July 18

Cooking Demonstration: Culinary Treats July 18

July 18, 2017 11:31 am

Jun. 20 & Jul. 18, 1:30-2:30 p.m. RSVP-Free
Cindy Parker, Director of Admissions from the Pavilion Skilled Nursing Center will once again offer easy, healthy and fun cooking ideas for one or many. Sign up early, these fill fast.

 

Location: Barnstable Senior Center 825 Falmouth Rd Hyannis MA 02601

Ice Cream and Music with Who’s the Boss July 27

Ice Cream and Music with Who’s the Boss July 27

July 27, 2017 1:30 pm

Jul. 27-1:30-2:30 p.m. RSVP-Free
Ice Cream and Music, what fun is all about. Stop by for a summer treat and cool off to the sounds of “Who’s the Boss” . This is an acapella group that has fun singing your favorite songs.  The ice cream is generously donated by the Royal Health Group.

 

Location: Barnstable Senior Center 825 Falmouth Rd. Hyannis, MA 02601

Re-purpose Jewelry, Make Your Own Design 8/24

Re-purpose Jewelry, Make Your Own Design 8/24

August 24, 2017 10:00 am

Thu. Aug. 24, 10-11:30 a.m. Fee-$10 Plus Materials Fee $8 paid to instructor
Give new life your old jewelry!  Everyone has that secret stash of jewelry that is old, broken, or just plain not your style, but you just can’t part with it. Why not re-purpose it and make something wonderful from its parts for yourself, or as a gift for someone else! Bring in any old jewelry and Instructor Kim Rumberger will help you repair and redesign pieces using new stringing materials and other embellishments. Learn new techniques that you can use in the future.

 

Location: Barnstable Senior Center 825 Falmouth Rd. Hyannis, MA 02601

Treasures Fine Art Exhibit Sep 11-October 15, 2017

Treasures Fine Art Exhibit Sep 11-October 15, 2017

September 11, 2017 9:00 am

Color has the ability to make something stand out and add prominence to a painting. Picture a lone red flower in a field of green or a bright children’s picture book tucked among a shelf of encyclopedias. Artists communicate many themes in their artwork through their use of color. Visit Cape Cod Art Association between August 14 and September 10 to view artwork by CCAA Juried Artists members. Vote for your favorite piece to win the coveted People’s Choice Award.

 

Location: Cape Cod Art Association, 3480 Rte. 6A/Main Street, Barnstable, MA 02630

Healthy Living Expo 9/15

Healthy Living Expo 9/15

September 15, 2017 10:00 am

Fri. Sep. 15, 10-1 p.m. RSVP-Free
This year the BSC will host over 40 venders focusing on programs and services for seniors. Everyone will have an opportunity to gather information and listen to informative programs regarding health and wellness. Meet representatives from a wide variety of senior-related organizations throughout Cape Cod. There will be raffle items, a juice bar and more.

 

Location: Barnstable Senior Center 825 Falmouth Rd. Hyannis, MA 02601

Cooking Demonstration: Culinary Treats (T) 9/26

Cooking Demonstration: Culinary Treats (T) 9/26

September 26, 2017 1:30 pm

Sep. 26, 1:30-3 p.m. RSVP-Free
Cindy Parker, Director of Admissions from the Pavilion Skilled Nursing Center will once again offer easy, healthy and fun cooking ideas for one or many. Sign up early, these fill fast

 

Location: Barnstable Senior Center 825 Falmouth Rd. Hyannis, MA 02601

Discovering a Culture through Food-Bulgaria (Th) 9/28

Discovering a Culture through Food-Bulgaria (Th) 9/28

September 28, 2017 1:30 pm

Sep. 28, 1:30-3:30 p.m. Fee-$5
This cooking demonstration will take us to Bulgaria with a taste of a few dishes. Bulgarian food is in many ways similar to the food served in Greece and Turkey: tomato, cucumber and cheese salad (shopska salad), moussaka (musaka), filo pastries (byurek) and stuffed vine leaves (sarmi) are among the shared dishes. Come and explore the culture of Bulgaria.

 

Location: Barnstable Senior Center 825 Falmouth Rd. Hyannis, MA 02601