Gloucester Daily Times: AROUND CAPE ANN: A luminist, Scandinavian winter, and Folly Cove
January 12, 2023
Cape Ann Museum offers a plethora of activities and exhibitions this winter, including the opening this weekend of an exhibition celebrating a woman pioneer in the field of luminist painting.
"The Art of Mary Blood Mellen" runs from Friday, Jan. 13, to May 21 at the museum at 27 Pleasant St. in Gloucester.
"In recent years, Mary Blood Mellen has emerged as one of the most talented women artists to work in the area in the years immediately preceding the Civil War," according to the museum's program statement.