Artist Resources

Opportunities for artists in the Town of Barnstable and across the Cape.
If you have a call for art you'd like to share please contact Arts & Culture Coordinator Melissa Hersh at
melissa.hersh@town.barnstable.ma.us

 

Calls for Art

HyArts Shanties - Holiday and 2019 Season

Selling opportunity for Artists and Artisans from Cape Cod AND all residents in Massachusetts are invited to participate.  Be a part of these weekends and celebrate this new outdoor venue located in heart of the Hyannis HyArts Cultural District, between Main Street & Hyannis Harbor. Applications are accepted (all juried) on a rolling basis, in order received until all spots are filled.   First round of placements by September 28th, 2018

2019 HyArts Shanty Season Application
2018 Fall/Winter Maker’s Market Information

MidCape Cultural Council Announces Call for Artists

Outdoor sculpture proposal sought for Discovery Walk in Hyannis location

July 31, 2018  (Hyannis, MA) – The Mid-Cape Cultural Council (MCCC), in cooperation with the Town of Barnstable, is working on a project to create the HyArts Discovery Walk, a series of interactive outdoor sculptures near and on the Hyannis waterfront, and is announcing a call for artists. The submission deadline is September 30, 2018 and the selected sculpture will be announced by October 31, 2018.

Marilyn Heberling, MCCC Chair and co-owner of Main Street store Directions Clothing & Arts Emporium, said, “The HyArts Discovery Walk is intended to reflect the natural beauty of Hyannis Harbor and improve visitors’ and residents’ enjoyment of the Harbor and downtown area. Two sculptures are in progress, and we are seeking a third to round out the Walk.”

If selected, artists may be asked to participate in making presentations, and the Town may use the designs to promote the project.  The MCCC has raised funds to cover artist fees, fabrication and installation of the artwork (approx. $2500-$5000 per installation). Artworks must be completely installed by fall 2019 for year-round, permanent exhibit.

More Information and Submission Guidelines

Art Studio Available

Gallery Artrio in downtown Hyannis has studio space available on the second floor. Approximately 12 x 12 with a small alcove. Shared bathroom. Must be in 'creative arts economy": writer, artist/artisan. Shared bathroom with 2 other studios. $275 includes all utilities and WiFi. Parking available. This is a working space not a live-in. For more information or to see the space, email Kathy Edmonston: kathy_edmonston@yahoo.com


Applications

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HyArts Artist Shanties

Unique affordable studio and gallery space for local artists
More Information
Application

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Guyer Barn

Community space for exhibitions, classes, workshops, meetings, performances
More Information
Application

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Studio 46 Artist in Residence

Live/work studio on the HyArts Campus
More Information
Application

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Old Selectmen's Building

Public art venue in a restored Victorian historic building
More Information
Application

 
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Main Street
Artist Market

Artist collective in downtown Hyannis
More Information
Application

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Artwork on Loan

Opportunity for artists to display their work on the walls of the meeting rooms in Barnstable Town Hall.  For more information contact:
melissa.hersh@town.barnstable.ma.us

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Sandy Neck Beach Artist Excursion

The Town of Barnstable, in partnership with the Cape Cod Art Association, offers day excursions for artists to Sandy Neck.
More Information
Application

 
 

Classes


Resources

Education:

Bridgewater State  www.bridgew.edu/bridgewater-cape-codwww.bridgew.edu/bridgewater-cape-cod

Cape Cod Community College Center for Corporate and Professional Education www.capecod.edu/CCPEwww.capecod.edu/CCPE   

Business Support:

Business Barnstable  www.businessbarnstable.comwww.businessbarnstable.com

Coastal Community Capital Group  www.coastalcommunitycapital.orgwww.coastalcommunitycapital.org

Community Development Partnership www.capecdp.orgwww.capecdp.org

Score  www.capecodscore.org