Mars Hall Gallery “St. George Sales into Summer 2016”

Mars Hall Gallery in Port Clyde will celebrate the holiday weekend as part of “St. George Sales into Summer”. The annual event will preview the 2016 season Saturday and Sunday, May 28th and 29th, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Memorial Day through Friday, June 17th, the gallery will be open by appointment only. The […]

Open-Air Arts Initiative in Blue Hill

Blue Hill Heritage Trust (BHHT) and Cynthia Winings Gallery of Blue Hill announce the launch of the Open-Air Arts Initiative (OAAI) with a kickoff event on June 4th. The mission of the OAAI is to inspire creativity in the young people who live on the Blue Hill Peninsula by encouraging them to get outside and […]

Betts Gallery opens Spring Mix group show

Betts Gallery in Belfast is celebrating the season with Spring Mix, a group show featuring the works of ten artists with local roots.  Each has selected their freshest works for the show in a succulent variety of media ranging from graphite, assemblage, printmaking, oil, acrylic, pen & ink, archival inkjet, and more. Artists include Susan […]

Littlefield Gallery opens with Don Best

  Littlefield Gallery in Winter Harbor opened for the season May 29 with a show featuring sculptor Don Best. In this most recent body of work, Don uses an art form that has been around for over 6,000  years: Relief Sculpture. These visual narratives  are  told through his passion for animals.  Married to a veterinarian,  […]

Waterfall Arts Summer Classes + Workshops

Waterfall Arts has greatly expanded the number of summer classes and workshops for adults and teens age 15 and up. Large Woodcut Printmaking, Ceramics, Photoshop for Artists, Painting, Nature Drawing, Eco Printing, Stained Glass, Cyanotypes, Torchwork, Personal Writing, Raku, Darkroom Basics, Sequencing and more are on the schedule. Listed below are workshops and classes that […]

DIAA’s “DISH(e)S, Table for Two”

It is all about the  heart of the home at the latest Deer Isle Artists Association Gallery show, “DISH(e)S, Table For Two” which runs from May 20­­–June 2. Featuring items related to the table, this is also the DIAA’s yearly scholarship show, where artists contribute fifty percent of their earnings to scholarships for Deer Isle […]

Cynthia Winings Gallery presents “Let’s See:”

  “Let’s See, The June Exhibition” marks the beginning of Season IV at the Cynthia Winings Gallery.  Everyone is warmly invited to the Opening Reception for the new group show, Sunday, May 29, 4 – 7 PM. Let’s See: The June Exhibition, features the artwork of Ingrid Ellison, Tom Flanagan and Suzanne Siegel, with new work from […]

Turtle Gallery Opening Reception June 12th

  The first show of the 2016 and 34th season at the Turtle Gallery is  Sunday, June 12th with an Opening Reception from 2 to 6 PM. The Exhibit runs through Saturday, July 9th and features MaJo Keleshian (Drawings) Stephen Yusko (Metals) Lydia Cassatt (Photographs) Chris Joyce (Wood)  and Jacques Vesery (Wood). Lydia Cassatt, a […]

2016 Acadia ART Achievement Award Winners

The 2016 Acadia ART Achievement Award goes to Russell and Linda D’Alessio. In the mid-sixties, Russell and Linda D’Alessio were introduced to Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park while on vacation. Awe struck by its natural beauty, they knew someday this would become home. The dream became reality in 1974. With Russ fresh out of […]