Category: Art Talk

Greenhut Galleries opens “Joel Babb: The Nature of Things”

The Nature of Things is Joel Babb’s first solo exhibition at Greenhut Galleries.  Babb began painting the Maine coast in 1975, during construction of his house and studio in Sumner, Maine. After discovering Mount Desert, he would visit the island in all seasons, painting that coastline as well. But eventually, Babb lost his zest for […]

Gallery Talk With Artists Don Voisine and Mark Wethli Sunday, October 9, 4pm

The Center for Maine Contemporary Art (CMCA) presents a gallery talk with exhibiting artist Don Voisine in conversation with artist and educator Mark Wethli on Sunday, October 9, at 4pm. The talk is free with museum admission and is presented in conjunction with the current show of Voisine’s work, Don Voisine: X/V, on view through October 28.  Voisine and Wethli are longtime friends with […]

The Rock & Art Shop Presents Paintings by Jennifer Anderson

The Sohns Gallery, located in The Rock & Art Shop at 36 Central Street, presents works by Jennifer Anderson. Anderson grew up on the Maine coast painting what she loves. Her earlier works were watercolor studies of sea creatures. Anderson currently lives and paints in Brewer Maine. Her current oil paintings of the ocean are […]

Announcing Maine Craft Weekend October 1st and 2nd

Maine Craft Weekend (MCW), a statewide tour of Maine craft studios, breweries, businesses and events, is an opportunity for the public to explore the life and work of craft artists and craft brewers in Maine. MCW is a public, educational, community oriented, family friendly weekend October 1 + 2, 2016. MCW is scheduled in conjunction […]

CMCA Events in Conjunction with the Camden International Film Festival

The Center for Maine Contemporary Art (CMCA), in conjunction with the Camden International Film Festival, is presenting several public programs on Saturday, September 17, that go beyond traditional documentary formats and mediums, complimenting CIFF’s focus on Creative Nonfiction Storytelling. The day’s programs at CMCA include a participatory installation in the courtyard by performance artist James Leonard, […]

OMAA / STAR ISLAND talk with artist Don Gorvett

Join Don Gorvett to discusses his recently created woodblock print of the historic Oceanic Hotel to commemorate Star Island’s Centennial year. This event is free and open to the public. August 30, 2016 5:00pm refreshments 6:00pm talk For more information contact the Ogunquit Museum of American Art at 207-646-4909 “We’re so pleased to have Don speak at OMAA and […]

Acadia Cadence opening at Yarmouth Frame & Gallery

There will be an opening reception for “Acadia Cadence” on September 10, 2016 from 3:30 – 7:00 PM at Yarmouth Frame & Gallery. Catherine Breer will start things off with an artist talk about what her year has been like as the artist who’s works are representing the Acadia National Parks 100th Anniversary. David Little and […]

Mars Hall Gallery Presents “Afternoon with Elaine Reed”

Mars Hall Gallery is proud to host an “Afternoon with Elaine Reed” as part of the current exhibition “LEO & Company”. The exhibit features works by the late Leo Brooks, who spent his summers painting on Monhegan Island till his death in 1993. Brooks was a close friend and mentor to Elaine Reed for over […]

TJ CUNNINGHAM TO GIVE PAINTING DEMONSTRATION AT HAYNES GALLERIES IN THOMASTON

Fans of well-crafted paintings are in for a special morning at Haynes Galleries. Portrait and landscape artist TJ Cunningham will lead a live painting demonstration on Saturday, August 6, from 10am to Noon under the apple tree at the gallery. He will discuss his process as he works so guests will understand how Cunningham creates his […]

Slide Show Talk and Book Signing with Carl Little at Courthouse Gallery

Ellsworth Author Carl Little will present a slide show at Courthouse Gallery on Wednesday, August 10 at 6pm, on Art of Acadia, a newly released book by Carl Little and David Little, published by Down East Books. This beautiful book of American art history honors the region in celebration of Acadia. The event is being held in conjunction with 10/100 Painting Acadia, a group exhibition celebrating the Gallery’s […]