Moby Dick: Inspired Visions
On June 14th, the museum unveiled “Moby Dick: Inspired Visions”, a collection of artwork by New Bedford artist Peter Michael Martin.
The Cape Cod Museum of Art’s premier summer exhibition pays homage to the whaling culture of the Cape and the 200th anniversary of the birth of author Herman Melville. On June 14th, the museum unveiled “Moby Dick: Inspired Visions”, a collection of artwork by New Bedford artist Peter Michael Martin.
The exhibition features twenty-four pieces inspired by the great novel, including works never before exhibited, such as a life-size kinetic wall sculpture of a Jonah being consumed by aView more
GENERAL MUSEUM ADMISSION
Seniors, 62+: $8
Ages 13-18 years: $7
Students 19+: $7 (with ID)
Members; Children 12 and under: Free
INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*
- Aug 24, 2019 at 10:00 am (Sat)
- Aug 25, 2019 at 10:00 am (Sun)
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On June 22, the Museum will host a life-size, forty-four-foot long inflatable blow-up whale on loan from The Cape Cod Museum of Natural History. Kids of all ages can walk through the creature and learn about its behaviors from the inside-out from 3-6 pm. At 4 PM, Martin will present a gallery talk for the public, followed by a public exhibition reception at 5:30 PM (complimentary). On Thursday, July 18th at 6 pm, Dennis Minsky, author and naturalist on the Dolphin whale watch fleet, will provide personal insights gleaned from his many years of observing whales of Cape Cod. And at 6 pm on August 8, Kathy Zagzebski from the National Marine Life Center will present “Leviathans of the Sea”, a lecture on sperm whales, at 6 PM.
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