Category: Boothbay Harbor

Governor Mills visits Gleason Fine Art

Janet Mills, Maine’s governor, joined in the fun at Gleason Fine Art’s during the June 7 First Friday reception for artists Kevin Beers and sisters Anne and Dorothy Eisner. Shown here are Mills with gallery owners Dennis, Martha and Andrew Gleason, with artist Kevin Beers in the back. They are posing in front of a […]

Gleason Fine Art celebrates sisters Anne and Dorothy Eisner in exhibition, plus solo show by plein-air painter Kevin Beers 

Gleason Fine Art celebrates the inaugural show of the paintings of two mid-20th century sisters: Anne (1911-1967) and Dorothy (1906-1984) Eisner in an exhibition that runs May 24 to June 25. A reception for “Sisters” will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. June 7. Christie Eisner McDonald will be attending the reception and will […]

‘Art in the Square’ at the Boothbay Region Art Foundation

The “Art in the Square” show at the Boothbay Region Art Foundation opened Nov. 18 and runs through January. This show features original works of art mostly on 12×12 canvases — but including many versions of other mediums using the same dimensions for fiber art, watercolors, collage, photos on canvas, and even wooden assemblages.  All […]

Call for Artists

The Boothbay Region Art Foundation has issued a call for artists for its 16th annual statewide juried exhibition, “Art in ME,” to be held at the foundation gallery Oct. 7 through Nov. 11. This year’s exhibition is large format (no smaller than 900 square inches). Small sculptures are welcome. The show presents a fresh and […]

Boothbay Region Art Foundation’s ‘The Glory Days of Autumn’

BRAF’s final members’ show for the summer is providing a seasonal theme with fall colors predominating, along with the “perennial” last blooms of summer. As always, the collection includes an eclectic variety of styles, mediums and subject matter. In addition to the regular members’ show, BRAF is sponsoring two artists with solo shows in the […]

‘Ebb and Flow’ features John M.T. Seitzer’s seascapes at Joy To The Wind Gallery

The fierce beauty and drama of the rocky cliffs in Maine are breathtaking. Water surges and splashes with each incoming wave. The  inhospitable surfaces are rough in spite of the continuum of smoothing ocean washes. Crevices and low spots become temporary tide-pools. Sun baked rock dries at low tide. If you are close enough to […]

Two solo exhibitions feature work by Janice Anthony and Roger Dale Brown at Gleason Fine Art

Gleason Fine Art in Boothbay Harbor will open two new shows on Aug. 31: “Janice Anthony: At One with Nature” and “Roger Dale Brown: Painting the Town.” The artists’ reception for both shows is from 5 to 7 p.m. Sept. 1, and the shows run through Sept. 26. JANICE ANTHONY: AT ONE WITH NATURE Unlike […]

Boothbay Region Art Foundation hosts multiple shows

Boothbay Region Art Foundation’s newly-installed members’ show, “Something for Everyone,” seems to define creative diversity coupled with the saying “great minds think alike.” As such, featured artists are the sum total of 90 local and regional artists who deliver an entertaining variety of mediums, styles and themes.  In addition to the regular members’ show, BRAF […]

‘Bloom: Art of the Flower’ at Joy To The Wind Gallery

“Bloom: Art of the Flower” at Joy To The Wind Gallery features work by Lynne Seitzer from Aug. 1 to 31, with an opening reception from 5 to 7 p.m. Aug. 4. Throughout history, flowers have played an important role in human culture. Flowers are woven into the fabric of medicine, cooking, hygiene, embalming, folklore, […]

Boothbay Region Art Foundation’s shows ‘July in Maine’

Boothbay Region Art Foundation’s current exhibit illustrates “July in Maine” from as many angles as there are artists. This members’ show, representing 106 regional artists, also marks a milestone for the foundation, celebrating 60 years of continuous operation as a nonprofit whose mission is to create opportunities for people of all ages to enjoy, learn […]