Category: Bar Harbor

Artist Russell D’Alessio creates his first NFT

Artist Russell D’Alessio, owner of D’Alessio Gallery in Bar Harbor, recently announced his first NFT. “NFTs are a perfect natural progression for the digital works that I have been creating over the last decade, so I am pleased to introduce my first NFT collection, ‘Once in A Blue Moon,’ on,” Russell D’Alessio says. “This […]

‘A Walk in the Park’ at D’Alessio Gallery

D’Alessio Gallery will present a new show, “A Walk in the Park,” beginning July 2 in the gallery and online. The show features new work by Russell D’Alessio. The pieces are full of life, textures, colors and expression. Like all of his work, each piece is created with love and passion. The show runs through […]

2021 Guild Fine Craft Show Preview Party 

Beginning in 2020, the Maine Crafts Association assumed management of four fine craft shows previously managed by the Maine Crafts Guild. The intent of the shows, as it was under Maine Crafts Guild management, is to nurture a marketplace where the public can see, collect and learn about the highest quality craft objects made by […]

D’Alessio Gallery opens for the season with ‘A Walk in the Park’

D’Alessio Gallery officially opens for the summer season on Memorial Day Weekend, May 28 to may 31, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Hours continue from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. June 1, Tuesdays through Saturdays. Alternate hours and private showings are available by appointment. Although Bar Harbor will not be hosting First Friday Art Walks […]

Russell D’Alessio opens gallery for the season

Artist Russell D’Alessio is celebrating 32 years of showcasing art in Bar Harbor. D’Alessio Gallery opens Memorial Day weekend. Hours are 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. May 28 through 31. Alternate hours and private showings are available by appointment. Although Bar Harbor will not be hosting First Friday Art Walks this coming season, D’Alessio Gallery […]

Russell D’Alessio reopens his gallery

Artist Russell D’Alessio is showing paintings, drawings, and graphics at his gallery in Bar Harbor, which is now reopened. Hours are 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Commissions are now being accepted. See for details. D’Alessio Gallery is at 12 Mount Desert St., Bar Harbor. Go to, call 207-351-5450, or email […]

D’Alessio Gallery Opens for the Season

Bold and colorful paintings, drawings and graphics by Russ D’Alessio are on exhibit at D’Alessio Gallery, 12 Mount Desert St., Bar Harbor. His “New Rules” paintings depict our “new normal” due to COVID-19. Operations including shows will continue, although mostly online and with pre-arranged, in-person appointments. Shipping is free on online orders. For more information, […]

New Works at D’Alessio Gallery

Join D’Alessio Gallery during Bar Harbor’s Art Walk on October 4th from 6-9pm and see how Gustav Klimt’s works have influenced Russell’s multi-media works on paper or canvas with india ink, acrylic, gold leaf and gold dust. Chocolates & Spirits served. “A self-expression of colors, concepts, & textures using a collection of my photographs, paintings, drawings, thoughts, […]

New Works at D’Alessio Gallery

I am frequently asked “how long it takes for Russ to paint a piece?” My answer is always the same, sometimes a piece is created in a day or two, sometimes they are in the studio a year or more. It depends on how the story is playing out for him as he goes back […]

D’Alessio Gallery Hosts “Eden: a 50-year Retrospective”

  D’Alessio Gallery in Bar Harbor will host an art opening on August 2 celebrating 50 years of art by local artist Russell D’Alessio. The opening will be held from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at D’Alessio Gallery, 12 Mt. Desert St., Bar Harbor and will include a reunion of the “The Anderson Brothers,” a […]