Arts for the Earth: Painting,
Writing, Singing for Conservation
Date: Saturday, April 21
Time: 4:00-6:00 pm
Location: Addison Art Gallery, 43 South Orleans Rd (Rt 28), Orleans, MA, 02653
Details: Come celebrate Earth Day with leading local artists, writers, and musicians! Hosted by Addison Art Gallery to benefit the Orleans Conservation Trust. The event will feature:
- Visual artists MaryAlice Eizenberg, Amy Sanders and Hardie Truesdale
- Writers Robert Finch and Peter Trull
- Singer-songwriter Sarah Burrill
The Cape Cod arts community has a long tradition of celebrating and interpreting the natural beauty that surrounds us. You’re invited to join us on Earth Day weekend to enjoy delicious refreshments, watch Eizenberg and Sanders demonstrate in oil and pastels, chat with Finch and Trull as they sign copies of their books, and savor the life-affirming music of Sarah Burrill. After a long winter, it’s an irresistible chance to welcome the return of spring and support the work of the Orleans Conservation Trust. The artists and Addison Gallery will donate 10 percent of the proceeds from any artwork purchased to the Trust.
RAFFLE! Take a chance on a unique raffle “basket” featuring a framed print by renowned photographer Hardie Truesdale, depicting OCT’s Twinings Pond Conservation Area. Truesdale’s work has appeared in major magazines and is often featured in the OCT newsletters. Other prizes include books by Cape Cod nature authors Robert Finch, Peter Trull, and Mike O’Connor and gift certificates to Addison Art Gallery and Lake Farm Gardens!
Addison Art is “considered one of the nation’s finest galleries.”-Arts and Artisans Trail
Directions: From the intersection of Rt. 28 and Main Street in Orleans, head north on Rt. 28 for 0.1 miles, and the Addison Art Gallery will be on your right, just before the French Cable Station Museum.