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Fine Arts Work Center

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Great people and an invigorating and positive feel to the place

Musicians and artists seem to thrive in this location. We saw Jonatha Brooke here in a very... read more

Reviewed July 25, 2018
Halifax, Massachusetts
painting workshop with Catherine Kehoe was excellent

The studio was large, but they didn't have enough taboret tables, so we had to do a bit of... read more

Reviewed July 9, 2012
jeannette e
Boston, Massachusetts
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good22%
  • Average11%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible0%
25 Jul 2018
“Great people and an invigorating and positive feel to the place”
24 Jun 2018
“Nothing but art and a week in heaven.”
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24 Pearl St, Provincetown, MA 02657-1500
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Reviewed July 25, 2018

Musicians and artists seem to thrive in this location. We saw Jonatha Brooke here in a very intimate setting. The acoustics need some work, but renovations are being planned and this isn't a concert venue specifically. I get a sense that artists and musicians get...More

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Reviewed June 24, 2018

The Fine Arts Work Center offers a rich selection of week-long summer workshops in visual arts and writing. Its printmaking facilities in particular are outstanding. You can stay on the campus in the middle of Provincetown or in one of any number of guest houses...More

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Reviewed August 19, 2016

I got to study poetry under the great Alan Shapiro, attend nightly readings and presentations from phenomenal faculty, and produce some great work in an established writing environment. Everyone was so kind and the program was an unforgettable experience for me.

Thank Leah M
Reviewed August 19, 2015

the FAWC is an old institution and well-respected art school. As an art gallery it almost does not rate unless there is a current show of an artist or a group you are interested in. The place has NO guest parking, so you must visit...More

Thank ERA818
Reviewed June 13, 2015

Nice little museum and well worth the visit. A short walk from the center of town. Support the arts....you can't go wrong!

Thank Joyce G
Reviewed April 23, 2015

Not many casual visitors to Provincetown will know about the Fine Arts Works Center, but it is one of the town's principal resources. FAWC offers a full battery of week-long summer workshops for writers and artists, but it has lots to offer the artistically less...More

Thank John W T
Reviewed April 7, 2015

Thank god for some activity and engagement during the winter. Brings fellows, never heard something negative.

Thank davidmoorman
Reviewed July 22, 2013

I spent a week in July at a workshop at FAWC and had an incredible and life changing time, with wonderful professionals and fellow students. The range of workshops is quite wide, and the expertise of the teachers is enormous.

Thank Vermontwildflower
Reviewed July 9, 2012

The studio was large, but they didn't have enough taboret tables, so we had to do a bit of shuffling. The instruction was so good, you forgot about being a bit crammed by too large of tables. The facility is nice, people work hard, and...More

Thank jeannette e
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