Presenting the history of American Art as seen through the eyes of Provincetown


Berta Walker Gallery presents "the History of American Art" as seen through the eyes of Provincetown, the oldest, largest, longest ongoing art colony in America, the first landing place of the Pilgrims and the signing of the Compact, and where American theatre was born in 1915.

Artists affiliated with the gallery have a strong Provincetown connection dating back to the early 1900's and continuing with the artists of today.

Donald Beal, Varujan Boghosian, Romolo Del Deo, Salvatore Del Deo, Joseph Diggs, Rob Du Toit, Ed Giobbi, Elspeth Halvorsen, Robert Henry, Brenda Horowitz, Penelope Jencks, David Kaplan, Judyth Katz, Anne MacAdam, Danielle Mailer, Erna Partoll, Sky Power, Paul Resika, Peter Watts, Murray Zimiles

Estates: Gilbert Franklin, Dimitri Hadzi, Budd Hopkins, John Kearney, Gloria Nardin, Selina Trieff, Nancy Whorf

Photography: Grace Hopkins, Susumu Kishihara, Dana McCannel, Blair Resika, John Romualdi, John Thomas

Masters in Our Collections: Gerritt Beneker, Byron Browne, Oliver Chaffee, Edwin Dickinson, James Floyd Clymer, Jim Forsberg, Dorothy Lake Gregory, Marsden Hartley, Charles Heinz, Charles W. Hawthorne, Hans Hofmann, Edward Hopper, Ione Gaul Walker, Karl Knaths, Blanche Lazzell, Lucy L'Engle, Ross Moffett, Vollian Rann, Helen Sawyer, Carl Sprinchorn, Agnes Weinrich.

Click on the images below to read about the artists and see their work.

Donald Beal

Varujan Boghosian

Romolo Del Deo

Salvatore Del Deo

Joseph Diggs

Rob DuToit

Gilbert Franklin

Edward Giobbi

Dimitri Hadzi

Elspeth Halvorsen

Robert Henry

Budd Hopkins

Grace Hopkins

Brenda Horowitz

Susumu Kishihara

Penelope Jencks

Judyth Katz

John Kearney

Anne MacAdam

Danielle Mailer

Erna Partoll

Sky Power

Blair Resika

Paul Resika

John Romualdi

Selina Trieff

Peter Watts

Nancy Whorf

Murray Zimiles

Major Collections of Provincetown Modernists

From the early 1900's through artists of the Hawthorne & Hofmann schools, and others, including: Byron Browne, Oliver Chaffee, Marsden Hartley, Charles Heinz, Charles W. Hawthorne, Hans Hofmann, Edward Hopper, Karl Knaths, Blanche Lazzell, Vollian Rann, Ross Moffett, Agnes Weinrich

Provincetown Folk Art, and Ancient African Carvings & Bronzes

Provincetown and Wellfleet Gallery
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Always by appointment, and often by chance

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