Category: Art Talk

Late Summer 2016 New Era Gallery opens August 6

New Era Gallery’s late summer show will open on Saturday, August 6, with an artist’s talk at 4:30pm and reception from 5:00pm – 7:00pm.  The gallery on Main Street in Vinalhaven will feature the work of photographer Joel Greenberg, painters Charles Miller and Herb Parsons, and sculptor and printmaker Kitty Wales.  Rich Entel’s  “Cardboard Menagerie” will […]

“Summer Stable Show” at Maine Farmland Trust Gallery

“Lyrical” is a word that comes to mind when visiting the Maine Farmland Trust Gallery’s Summer Stable Show. A favorite with returning art-lovers and summer visitors alike, this is the gallery’s annual large group show, showcasing seventeen Maine artists this year, including Dahlov Ipcar. “What I love about this show is that it is often […]


One of the brightest young artists in Contemporary Realism is returning to Haynes Galleries to showcase her newest works. Zoey Frank’s compelling new paintings will be on view from August 19 to September 24 in Thomaston, Maine in “Zoey Frank: Connections & Changes.” An opening reception with food and drink to celebrate Frank’s new show will […]

Three Points of View for Summer Exhibitions at George Marshall Store Gallery

Three artists present their perspective on three very distinctive locals in the mid-summer exhibitions now on view at Old York’s George Marshall Store Gallery. Nina Jerome, from Bangor Maine, is well known for her views of the Maine coast and lakes. In this showing , however, called “Land Marks – On the Move,” she is […]

Tucker Nichols to Lecture at CMCA

Each year the Center for Maine Contemporary Art (CMCA) presents a lecture by one of today’s most distinguished and entertaining voices in contemporary art. This year’s lecturer is artist Tucker Nichols. His lecture, entitled “I Don’t Know How Else To Say This,” will take place at 6:00 pm on Sunday, August 14 at CMCA on 21 Winter Street in Rockland. Tickets are $8 for CMCA members, […]

New Era Gallery in Vinalhaven opens mid-summer show

New Era Gallery in Vinalhaven will open our mid-summer show on Saturday, July 16, featuring work by Andrew Anderson-Bell, Charlotte Nekola, Adam Osgood, and Cristy West.   A panel discussion with the artists will be held in the Windy Way Barn at 4:30, with an opening reception from 5:00 – 7:00. Andrew Anderson-Bell’s love of […]

Jon Fernans Sculpture Demonstrations at Little Pond Gallery

Jon Fernans Sculpture Demonstrations July 23 and August 14 11:00 – 3:00 at Little Pond Gallery, 23 Shoreline Dr. Orr’s Island Jon Fernans, noted stone sculptor and teacher, will be demonstrating his modern techniques of stone sculpture at the Little Pond Gallery on Orr’s Island on July 23 and August 14 from 11:00 – 3:00. Jon will […]

PMA presents Innovators and Entrepreneurs: A Women in Business Forum

Thursday, July 28 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Free for members and employees of Corporate members; $8 general public Bernard Osher Foundation Auditorium Influential women have shaped the city of Portland throughout its history. In 1908, author and critic Margaret Jane Mussey Sweat forever transformed the PMA with her bequest of the McLellan House and […]

New Era Gallery Early Summer Show

New Era Gallery in Vinalhaven will open our fifteenth annual Early Summer show on Saturday, June 25, featuring work by metalsmith and jeweler Cat Bates, fiber artist Kathleen Bird, painter Kate Hannan, and photographer Joan Wright.  The Windy Way Barn will concurrently feature the work of Vinalhaven/Budapest artist George Bartko. Bartko began his art studies […]

Artists and Naturalists at Acadia’ Launches MDI Biological Laboratory’s Art Meets Science Café Series

  The MDI Biological Laboratory will kick off its 2016 series of Art Meets Science Cafés on Monday, June 20, at 5 p.m. with a presentation entitled “A History of Scientists and Artists Working Together in Acadia” by Catherine Schmitt, an environmental scientist and author. Schmitt’s presentation is an ideal choice for the first of […]