Category: Pemaquid Point

‘The Watercolors of Jan Kilburn and Gary Smith’ at Pemaquid Art Gallery

A long-time Damariscotta painter and instructor, Jan Kilburn’s work is well-known in the area. Her watercolors of quaint villages and local scenes often evoke nostalgia in the viewer. She seems to be drawn to the most charming aspects of life in midcoast Maine. Round Pond resident Gary Smith is a passionate painter who most enjoys […]

Pemaquid Art Gallery is open for the season

Pemaquid Art Gallery is open for the season, May 31 to Oct. 20. A grand opening reception was held on June 2. Pemaquid Art Gallery is open daily from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Lighthouse Park in Bristol. For more information, visit

Saltwater Artists Gallery will host Plein Air Day at Pemaquid Point 

Adkins, a graduate of Paier College of Art, has earned numerous awards for his designs and illustrations as an art director, while simultaneously exhibiting his paintings of family farms and working harbors at galleries and museums throughout the U.S. He divides his time between his Bristol, Maine, and Southbury, Connecticut, studios. For more information about […]

Pemaquid Art Gallery closes for season, launches new website

The Pemaquid Art Gallery is closed for the season at Lighthouse Park, but you can view its new website to check out its juried artists and their work. The gallery will reopen on Memorial Day weekend in 2024.

32 Lincoln County artists exhibit work at the Pemaquid Art Gallery

Barbara Klein is among 32 Lincoln County artists showing at the Pemaquid Art Gallery this season. Her Maine landscapes have an abstract quality with the accent on volume and structure emphasizing simplicity and emptiness. Pemaquid Art Gallery is open daily from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Oct. 10 at Lighthouse Park in Bristol. For […]

Lighthouse Day at Lighthouse Park

On Sept. 9, the annual Lighthouse Day will be held at Lighthouse Park in Bristol, offering visitors a free entrance pass.  Pemaquid Art Gallery will have a welcome tent in front of the gallery with light refreshments. The gallery will be open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Member artists will be painting plein air. […]

Pemaquid Art Gallery member artists focus on the environment

Two member artists with an interest in environmental education explore Maine’s shore waters in their artwork at the Pemaquid Art Gallery this year. Marnie Sinclair is known for her exposure of environmental degradation through art. She recently donated her10-foot-long right whale sculpture to the New Bedford Whaling Museum in Massachusetts. She is showing paintings of […]

Saltwater Artists Gallery to host Plein Air Day at Pemaquid Point

Saltwater Artists Gallery in New Harbor will host its first Plein Air Day at Pemaquid Point from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. June 22. The event will kick off with an artists’ breakfast provided by the Sea Gull Shop Restaurant. The event will include a “wet paint” sale, and the day will finish with an […]

Pemaquid Art Gallery will open for the season on June 2

The 95th season of the Pemaquid Art Gallery is about to begin! An opening reception will be held from 5 to 6:30 p.m. June 4 (free entrance to Lighthouse Park). Light refreshments will be served. All new artwork will be shown. The Pemaquid Group of Artists holds one of the longest continuous seasonal art exhibitions […]

Pemaquid Gallery artists paint onsite at Maine Open Lighthouse Day

Pemaquid Gallery member artists were active participants at the Maine Open Lighthouse Day event on Sept. 10 at Lighthouse Park in Bristol. The annual celebration of the Pemaquid Lighthouse showcases local artists and gallery members painting onsite. The 2022 exhibiting members of the Pemaquid Group of Artists include Barbara Applegate, Debra Arter, Bruce Babb, Julie […]