Category: Belfast

Local Color Gallery hosts guest artist Karen Olson

Local Color Gallery’s current guest artist is Karen Olson, a photographer and paper artist whose unique prints and paper sculptures have been popular additions to the gallery in the past. Olson’s work will be displayed beginning Feb. 21. A reception was held on Feb. 23 with live music by The Outhouse Association. Olson will also […]

Kindred Futures: Through Our Eyes at Waterfall Arts

  A New Exhibition from Waterfall Arts Invites Viewers to Create Space for Solidarity Belfast —January 3, 2023 — Waterfall Arts is proud to present the captivating exhibition Kindred Futures: Through Our Eyes, on view at the Clifford Gallery from January 26th to March 1st, 2024. The exhibition features sculptures, videos, and digital collages by […]

Fall exhibitions at Waterfall Arts

Waterfall Arts will host a double exhibition this fall, “Homegrown: Denizen Exhibition” and “Signed, Sealed, Delivered: An International Mail Art Exhibition.” These two exhibitions are on view until Dec. 2 and showcase the power of local creativity and the global connections forged through art. Waterfall Arts continues to be a beacon of artistic expression, fostering […]

Marli Thibodeau and Sandra Huck are November guest artists at Local Color Gallery

Rockland-based painter Marli Thibodeau and Caribou artist Sandra Huck will return as featured guest artists for November at Local Color Gallery. Thibodeau’s work is influenced by the natural world and the landscapes of Maine as well as the Abstract Expressionist movement. Her paintings don’t reference recognizable form and are composed of opaque and transparent layers […]

Leslie Moore launches new book, ‘Grackledom’

Local Color Gallery will host a book launch, signing and reading for Leslie Moore’s “Grackledom,” a bestiary of poetry, prints and pen-and-ink drawings (Littoral Books) from 3 to 5 p.m. Nov. 4, with a reading at 3:30 p.m. The book is filled with sparkling poems, colorful prints and an array of birds, beasts, cats and […]

Sandra Huck featured at Local Color Gallery in October and November

Sandra Huck of Caribou is the featured guest artist at Local Color Gallery in Belfast for October and November. Huck’s “sculptures on canvas,” created with found objects, feature the gathered, work and eroded textures and forms created by nature. Each find — a rock, feather, driftwood or a piece of rusted metal — has its […]

Waterfall Arts celebrates with “HERE IS MAGIC”

  Waterfall Arts, a vibrant hub of artistic expression and cultural connection, is thrilled to announce the unveiling of a captivating three-story public art piece, “Here Is Magic.” This momentous event, set to take place on September 8 from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm EDT, will be an enchanting celebration of creativity, community, and the […]

Liz Prescott returns as the guest artist at Local Color Gallery

Liz Prescott will return as the guest artist at Local Color Gallery in September. Prescott’s art is driven by a love of process and color. Her work often focuses on reflected images, particularly of boats and buildings — forming, dissolving, reforming.  She is a graduate of Maine College of Art and Vermont College of Fine […]

Pendants to adorn ‘witness trees’ along trail at Head Of Tide Nature Preserve

In collaboration with Coastal Mountains Land Trust, Art Gone Wild hosts artists at the Head of Tide Preserve for performances and installations of their work free to the community. During this third micro-residency, artwork by artists Peter Walls and Allegra Kuhn will festoon the trails. Through the act of seeing, experiencing and searching out inspiration […]

Local Color Gallery to host Fourth Friday Gallery Night with Karen Olson

Local Color Gallery will host a Fourth Friday Gallery Night from 4 to 7 p.m. June 23 featuring work by Karen Olson, a self-described lens-based artist and sculptural photographer. Keenly interested in a human/nature connection and how it supports and fosters mental health and interpersonal communication is the subject of Olson’s latest project, “Sleeping in […]