Category: openings

Maine Art Gallery exhibit features Mainers at work 

Maine might be Vacationland for tourists, but it can be a demanding work environment that requires skill, patience, intelligence and passion for its wage earners. The upcoming exhibit at the Maine Art Gallery includes art that illustrates this varied and dynamic working world. The exhibit runs from July 13 to Aug. 13.  An opening reception […]

‘Encounters’ is an immersive, multi-sensory art experience for all ages

Mysterious visitors have come to Portland from another world … or time … or dimension … we’re really not sure. They have left behind wondrous pieces of art and technology for us to experience. Come encounter this otherworldly collection of interactive art pieces and learn more about these visitors at “Encounters,” an immersive pop-up art […]

12 X 12 and the 50th Anniversary show at DIAA

The Deer Isle Artists Association Gallery will host two special, one-week shows. First, the annual 12 X 12 (x 12) show will open on July 25 and run through the July 30. This is the time to purchase art at a very enticing price created by both your favorite, as well as new to the […]

‘Waterways’ at the Central Lincoln County YMCA in Damariscotta

The Midcoast Chapter of the Union of Maine Visual Artists presents “Waterways,” a dynamic, curated collection of artworks celebrating water at the Central Lincoln County YMCA, 525 Main St., Damariscotta, from July 15 to Sept 15. A reception will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. July 22. Artists with work in the show include […]

‘Midsummer’ at New Era Gallery

“Midsummer” at New Era Gallery features the work of François Deschamps and Ron Rosenstock. Dechamps refers to this body of work as “constructions, often with photographs, based on inspiration and materials from the island of Vinalhaven. [They] are concrete poems of ancient dreams.”  Rosenstock says of his photography that it is his mission “to be […]

Camden Falls Gallery presents ‘Introductions’

Camden Falls Gallery will open the show “Introductions” on July 20 for the Camden Art Walk, featuring work by three artists who are new to the gallery. Work by Kathleen Denis, who lives on the East Coast of Florida and has a wonderful style in her plein-air painting, will be featured in the show. Her […]

‘SWIM’ at gallery b and new artist-in-residence at The Annex

“SWIM,” an exhibition of artists contemplating the mysteries of water and how we move through it, opens July 21 at gallery b with a reception from 5 to 7 p.m.  The show continues through Aug. 6, featuring work by artists Molly Dwyer, Lisa Tyson Ennis, Megan Magill, Bill Mayher, Basha Olson, Gail Page, Annie Poole […]

Opening reception at Artemis Gallery

Artemis Gallery will host a new group show featuring work by five artists beginning July 20, with a reception from 5 to 7 p.m. Meet the artists, and enjoy refreshments and fine art. The show will be on display through Aug. 2. This show features variations on the Maine landscapes that surround us by artists […]

“Henry Isaacs: Paintings of Maine and Vermont” opens Friday, July 7, at Gleason Fine Art

Gleason Fine Art begins the month of July with a show of new Henry Isaacs paintings. “Henry Isaacs: Paintings of Maine and Vermont” opens Friday, July 7, and runs through August 15, with a reception for Henry on July 7, from 5 to 7 pm. Isaacs paints with energy, exuberance, and self-assurance. His broken brushwork […]

Printmaker Joseph Scheer explores the humble moth in solo show ‘Collide’ at Salt Pond Studio

Salt Pond Studio presents the extraordinary works of Joseph Scheer in an exhibition titled “Collide.” Scheer’s works are a collision of art and the natural sciences. A master printmaker, Scheer focused his attention for many years on the lowly moth, capturing and scanning over 1,000 species. Through his technique of high-resolution scanning and mastery of […]