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Julia Cumes Pop-Up Exhibit and Celebration

Join the Arts Foundation as we celebrate our 2024 Artist of the Year Julia Cumes at a pop-up exhibit at Twenty Summers Annex on Commercial Street. During this free event, you’ll have a chance to learn about Julia’s art, her … Read More
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Arts Foundation Welcomes Ken Elmer as its New Board Chair

May 13, 2024 (Cape Cod, MA) – Ken Elmer of Barnstable, has been named the new Chair of the Arts Foundation of Cape Cod’s Board of Directors. Elmer, a retired HR professional who joined the board at the end of … Read More
The Arts Foundation's Amy Tuttle (left) and Julie Wake (right) with this year's Arts Gala Honorary Chairs Paolo Martini and Jonathan Hawkins.

Crown & Anchor’s Jonathan Hawkins and Paolo Martini Selected as Arts Gala Honorary Chairs

May 6, 2024 (Cape Cod, MA) – Four years ago, Jonathan Hawkins reached out to the Arts Foundation of Cape Cod to find a way to support artists on the Outer Cape whose livelihoods were threatened by the pandemic. It … Read More
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Providing a Foundation for Arts & Culture

The AFCC’s mission is to support, promote, and celebrate the arts and culture of Cape Cod. The Arts Foundation of Cape Cod (AFCC) is the regional arts agency for Barnstable County and Cape Cod’s only nonprofit arts and culture organization that serves all artists, all art forms, and all cultural and historical centers. We are the link between the Cape’s cultural community and its residents and visitors.

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