Hattie Barker: One Night Mis-en-Scene in Maine

Visit gallery b for a one-night event with 40 new and oh-so-dear works by Hattie Barker, from 5 to 7 p.m. Aug. 7. Toast high summer in Maine while exploring Barker’s three-dimensional assemblages, dioramas and scenes, each their own magical and whimsical world.  Since moving to Maine in 1985, Barker has been a beloved and […]

Dowling Walsh Gallery features new work by artists Elizabeth Fox and Cig Harvey in August exhibitions

Dowling Walsh Gallery in Rockland will feature two solo exhibitions by artists Elizabeth Fox and Cig Harvey from Aug. 4 to 26. A public opening reception celebrating the exhibitions will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. Aug. 4. The exhibition “Elizabeth Fox: Goddess In A Bubble Jacket” presents new work by painter Elizabeth Fox, […]

Boothbay Region Art Foundation’s shows ‘July in Maine’

Boothbay Region Art Foundation’s current exhibit illustrates “July in Maine” from as many angles as there are artists. This members’ show, representing 106 regional artists, also marks a milestone for the foundation, celebrating 60 years of continuous operation as a nonprofit whose mission is to create opportunities for people of all ages to enjoy, learn […]

Maine Art Gallery exhibit features Mainers at work 

Maine might be Vacationland for tourists, but it can be a demanding work environment that requires skill, patience, intelligence and passion for its wage earners. The upcoming exhibit at the Maine Art Gallery includes art that illustrates this varied and dynamic working world. The exhibit runs from July 13 to Aug. 13.  An opening reception […]

‘Encounters’ is an immersive, multi-sensory art experience for all ages

Mysterious visitors have come to Portland from another world … or time … or dimension … we’re really not sure. They have left behind wondrous pieces of art and technology for us to experience. Come encounter this otherworldly collection of interactive art pieces and learn more about these visitors at “Encounters,” an immersive pop-up art […]

12 X 12 and the 50th Anniversary show at DIAA

The Deer Isle Artists Association Gallery will host two special, one-week shows. First, the annual 12 X 12 (x 12) show will open on July 25 and run through the July 30. This is the time to purchase art at a very enticing price created by both your favorite, as well as new to the […]

Indigo Arts Alliance announces new executive director

Jordia Benjamin was recently appointed new executive director of Indigo Arts Alliance.  Benjamin is a respected community engagement specialist, educator and cultural leader. With over a decade in the arts sector working nationally and internationally predominantly in museum education along with teaching college-level coursework, she embodies a commitment to equity, inclusion, empowerment and advocacy for […]

‘Waterways’ at the Central Lincoln County YMCA in Damariscotta

The Midcoast Chapter of the Union of Maine Visual Artists presents “Waterways,” a dynamic, curated collection of artworks celebrating water at the Central Lincoln County YMCA, 525 Main St., Damariscotta, from July 15 to Sept 15. A reception will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. July 22. Artists with work in the show include […]

The Ogunquit Museum of American Art will host its annual Art By The Sea in August

The Ogunquit Museum of American Art (OMAA) will hold its much-anticipated summer auction and party, Art By The Sea, from 5 to 8 p.m. Aug. 19. The museum will celebrate its 70th anniversary with live music, dancing, light fare and cocktails. “This will be the birthday celebration of the season,” said Amanda Lahikainen, executive director […]

‘Midsummer’ at New Era Gallery

“Midsummer” at New Era Gallery features the work of François Deschamps and Ron Rosenstock. Dechamps refers to this body of work as “constructions, often with photographs, based on inspiration and materials from the island of Vinalhaven. [They] are concrete poems of ancient dreams.”  Rosenstock says of his photography that it is his mission “to be […]