Category: Belfast

Maine Farmland Trust Gallery shows “Inside View”

    Maine Farmland Trust Gallery shows “Inside View” of Barns and Farm Houses   Belfast. Machias watercolorist Margaret LaFarge has lived in Maine since 1980. Her intimate paintings transport us across time and space, into the rooms of farmhouses with which LaFarge has a special connection. “These are primarily homes I have lived in,” […]

Artists & Makers Conference Scheduled for April 7

The fourth  annual Artists & Makers Conference will be held on Friday, April 7, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., at the Hutchinson Center in Belfast. Hosted by Archipelago and the Island Institute, the one-day event will offer practical tips and strategies to help grow arts businesses and is open to all artists and makers who […]

MFT Gallery presents “In Dialogue with Nature”

  In Dialogue with Nature is currently on display until March 24th, with artist talks and a closing reception on Friday March 17 at 5pm. New work by MFT Gallery artists Julie Cyr, Dahlov Ipcar, Sheep Jones, Christopher O’Connor and Lou Schellenberg on the second floor.   Belfast. In the summer of 2016, four artists […]

Annual Open Call for Art at Waterfall

Waterfall Arts invites artists of all levels from novice to expert to submit artwork for the 2017 annual Open Call Show on view from April 7 to May 12.  This theme for 2017 is “Home.” Individuals are asked to reflect on what home means to them – Is home a physical space, warm and cozy or is it […]

Belfast Creative Coalition’s Member Profiles Are Portraits of Local Makers

Belfast Creative Coalition (BCC), a Belfast-area nonprofit organization that promotes arts and culture in Waldo County, is pleased to announce a new initiative featuring written profiles of their members. BCC members, who are generally local artists, artisans, and makers, vary widely in their areas of skill and interest; the written profiles, highlighted on BCC’s website, […]

Young Artists Takeover the Galleries at Waterfall Arts

To celebrate Arts Advocacy Month this March, Waterfall Arts presents the second annual Young Artists Gallery Takeover exhibit which opens with a reception on Friday, March 3 from 5 to 8 pm. The reception is free, everyone is welcome to attend, meet the artists and enjoy the show. Young people from Waldo County schools and […]


Belfast Creative Coalition is accepting new members for 2017. Belfast Creative Coalition (BCC) promotes the work of artists throughout Waldo County via its website, social media, coordinated happenings, and online calendar of events. BCC is the organizer behind the Belfast Fourth Friday Art Walks, which take place monthly from May through September, as well as […]

Art Together Mornings Begin February 4th with Painting to Music

Art Together Mornings, Waterfall Arts’ free monthly series of activities for children and their adults begins on Saturday, February 4 from 10 to noon. Bridget Matros, Youth and Family Outreach Coordinator at Waterfall and a creative development specialist, leads the activities.  The theme for February 4th is Painting to Music. Instruments and musicians will be […]

Call for Submissions: Farmhouse Interiors

Maine Farmland Trust Gallery in Belfast is calling Maine artists to submit recent work for a 2017 gallery exhibit on farmhouse interiors. Any 2D and 3D work will be considered. This is not a juried show – submissions will be considered by the gallery curator. To submit work, please email up to 5 images to […]

2016 Handmade Art/Craft/Show/Sale at Waterfall Arts

  Waterfall Arts’ annual Handmade Art and Craft Show and Sale returns to the Clifford Gallery on Friday, December 2nd, with a glittering opening party: everyone is welcome to attend. The juried show includes work from over one hundred artists and crafts people from all over Maine and some from a little bit beyond the […]