Visit the Gallery

Visit the gallery

The Institution for Savings Art Gallery, located on the first floor of the Firehouse, hosts 12 art exhibits each year. Artists are invited to submit examples of their work for review and selection by our Visual Arts Committee once a year. All art is for sale and proceeds benefit the artist and Firehouse Center for the Arts. A reception is scheduled for each show and offers a great opportunity to meet the artists.

Gallery Hours:
Wednesday - Sunday
12:00 Noon - 5:00 PM (or until curtain)

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Donna Savastio In The Woods

Colorful, mysterious, and imaginative, Donna Savastio’s “In the Woods” is a deeply personal take on the traditional landscape painting


December 5, 2018 through December 30, 2018
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Amy Ragus & C.A. Millner “Random and Response”

In their exhibit “Random & Response” two artists who work in very different mediums collaborate to create pairings of images and words.


November 7, 2018 through December 2, 2018
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Dmitri Serdukoff “Objects of Lust"

A collection of striking images by Dmitri Serdukoff that puts simple objects - mechanisms, torn and twisted iron, steel, and rust - that usually receive little notice at the center of attention as they are: naturally beautiful.


October 10, 2018 through November 4, 2018
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David Zapatka Stars and Lights

A collection of stunning photographs capturing the magic of historic lighthouses under brilliant stars on new moon nights.


September 12, 2018 through October 7, 2018
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Rocco Coviello “Taken by a Photograph”

High-energy photos of great performers that will bring any fan back to that instant where sight, sound and emotion merge into something greater, by North Shore-based performance photographer Rocco Coviello.


August 15, 2018 through September 9, 2018
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Susan Ellis At The Water's Edge

Pastel paintings inspired by both the harsh reality and the beauty of the life of clam diggers on the North Shore’s mud flats.


July 18, 2018 through August 12, 2018
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Rose Kimbell My Dune Road

Evocative expressions of the shifting landscape along the shoreline of Long Island, New York.


June 20, 2018 through July 15, 2018
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Laurence Young Past and Present

Contemporary paintings with a historical twist, inspired by old postcards, Polaroid pictures, and images from public records and books from the late 1800s-early 1900s of Provincetown.


May 23, 2018 through June 17, 2018
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Douglas W. Johnson The Fine Art of Beads

Intricate mosaics, comprised of thousands of tiny shimmering seed beads woven into breathtaking glass canvases.


April 25, 2018 through May 20, 2018
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Ethan Lima Musings and Landscapes

An exploration of the subtle changes of nature through a series of oil paintings and sketches of the lengthy expanse of the seacoast of New England.


March 28, 2018 through April 22, 2018
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