Category: Castine

‘Breaking Bread’ group exhibit at The Annex Studio

Gallery b opened the exhibit “Breaking Bread” on July 13 at The Annex Studio. The show runs through July 23. The group exhibition is presented by gallery b in conjunction with Blue Angel and features more than 50 artists responding to the topics of food, hunger and family. Participating artists submitted works that resonated with […]

Opening show of the summer at gallery b.

“How We Move, 2022: Artworks of Spaciousness and Interiors” is on view from May 28 to June 28 at gallery b. The exhibit features new work by Christina Thwaites, Johanna Reynolds, Marcie Jan Bronstien, Anna Dibble, Amy Bernhardt, Louise Bourne, Hannah Bureau, Kelly Carmody, Basha Olson and Goody-B. Wiseman. A reception was held on June […]

Gallery B. presents its “Small Works” show Nov. 19 through Dec. 19. 

The show comprises of two groups of artists making art at two small sizes for two fixed prices: 5×7-inch art by 54 artists is priced at $200, and 10×8-inch art is priced at $300. Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday. Everything is available for purchase online at A sale […]

Annex Arts announces silent auction

Annex Arts will hold one last get-together and two days of viewing and bidding on the 2021 Annex Silent Auction to celebrate an excellent season and raise money for future seasons.  Annex Arts will host a silent auction from 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Sept. 3 and 4 at 8 Water St., Castine. A final […]

Annex Arts invites artists to submit to the ‘Castine in the Time of Quarantine’ project

Annex Arts is seeking submissions for its “Castine in the Time of Quarantine” project, a community-based journal to be published by Annex Arts. Submit stories, observations, notes, poetry, photos and art created and informed by your experience of the COVID-19 pandemic and quarantine. Castine in the Time of Quarantine will record and reflect the diverse […]

Annex Arts hosts Village Reads

Annex Arts’ summer programming is in full swing with virtual activities that celebrate storytelling. The Village Reads program is off and running. In the spirit of the international City Reads and One City, One Book programs, Village Reads is rooted in the belief that better understanding of our world, our community and ourselves can more […]

Annex Arts Offers New Safe-Distancing Programming

  After a vibrant summer at Annex Arts in 2019, filled with artist residencies, openings, receptions, exhibitions, workshops and readings, the Annex community was looking forward to even more ambitious public programming in 2020. However, a new reality has been shaped by COVID-19, and these public programs cannot take place as planned. But the arts […]

Meet Annex Artists-in-Residence Friday

  Visiting artist and academic duo, Moira Holohan and Xavi Comas arrive from Miami with their two children and will spend the next three weeks at the Annex studio. Moira works with diverse media and methods, mixing into fresh forms the vernaculars of performance, weaving, video, installation, choreography, public art, drawing and painting. A geophysicist […]

ANNEX ARTS Castine non-profit artist residency program EVENTS

  ANNEX ARTS is a non-profit artist residency program located on the Blue Hill Peninsula in Castine, Maine.  We provide creative workspaces for artists and writers so that they can benefit from unfettered time and the opportunity to draw inspiration from our stunning village and coastal region. Annex Arts’ programming promotes the arts as a means to address the economic, […]

Artists in Residence at Annex Arts

Annex Arts 2019 program Artists in Residence is here, come see the work they’ve made!  Annex Arts is located at 8 Water Street Castine, Maine.  The following is a bit about the artists. Carissa Potter Oakland, California Visual Arts Residency @ the Annex studio June 1 – June 15, 2019 Carissa Potter’s prints and small-scale objects […]