Category: openings

Kathleen Howard Sutherland opening reception at MOTHERS

MOTHERS Art Gallery will show the work of Portland-based artist Kathleen Howard Sutherland, who paints landscapes wherever she goes — and, as guests will see, she is a world traveller. An opening reception will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. Aug. 12 at MOTHERS Art Gallery, located in barn #19 (with large red sliding […]

‘Ramble to the Sea’ by Roy Germon at Cove Street Arts

“Ramble to the Sea,” a solo exhibit by Roy Germon, is on view at Cove Street Arts from June 23 to Aug. 13. An opening reception was held on June 23. Germon grew up in northwestern Connecticut. He earned his BFA in illustration and painting in l990 from the School of Visual Art in New […]

‘Summer Pleasures’ group exhibit at Archipelago

Join Archipelago and celebrate the summer with new and returning Maine artists in the gallery show “Summer Pleasures,” opening with a reception from 5 to 8 p.m. July 1 during the First Friday Art Walk. The show will remain on view through Aug. 27. This show brings the joy and delight of a Maine summer […]

‘Creation from Inspiration’ at Salt Pond Studio features Jeremy Barnard and Graham Walton

Salt Pond Studio in Friendship presents “Creation from Inspiration,” featuring painter Graham Walton and photographer Jeremy Barnard. In this unique coupling of local talent, Barnard draws his inspiration from the ever-changing Muscongus Bay. Barnard’s large format works dramatically depict the Maine coast in all of its light-filled glory. Walton has teamed with this extraordinary photographer […]

The Art Foundation’s July show: ‘A Visual Tribute to Mother Nature’

Boothbay Region Art Foundation’s newly-installed members show seems to have brought forth a common, underlying theme, brimming with artwork that celebrates flowers, wildlife, ocean, rocks, sky and all the elements of life that surround coastal Maine. The show creators are 90 local and regional artists who work in a pleasing variety of mediums, styles and […]

‘Bill Oakes: Art, Imagination, Vision’ exhibit at Haley Art Gallery

“Bill Oakes: Art, Imagination, Vision,” featuring abstract works by prolific artist Bill Oakes, will open in July at Haley Art Gallery, with an opening reception from 3 to 6 p.m. July 9. The gallery will host an artist talk by Sharon Oakes (Oakes’ widow) from 2 to 4 p.m. Aug. 20. The exhibit will remain […]

July exhibitions at Caldbeck Gallery

July exhibitions at Caldbeck Gallery include work by Todd Watts, David Raymond, Bayard Hollins and Barbara Sullivan. The shows run July 1 to 31, with an opening reception from 5 to 7 p.m. July 1. Caldbeck Gallery is at 12 Elm St., Rockland. For more information, email [email protected], go to, or call 207-594-5935.  Todd […]

Monhegan Museum of Art & History celebrates the life and art of Monhegan painter James Fitzgerald

This summer, the Monhegan Museum of Art & History will celebrate the life and art of painter James Fitzgerald (1899-1971) in a retrospective of his watercolor and oil paintings. “The Odyssey of James Fitzgerald” will be on view July 1 through Sept. 30. “The Odyssey of James Fitzgerald” will explore Fitzgerald’s early sketches as a […]

‘Henry Isaacs: Paintings of New England and New York’ at Gleason Fine Art

“Henry Isaacs: Paintings of New England and New York” will be on view at Gleason Fine Art from June 30 to Aug. 2. A reception will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. July 1, including a Gallery Conversation with the popular former Maine Today Media arts writer Bob Keyes and Henry Isaacs from 6 […]

‘Constructed and Found’ exhibit at MMPA

The title of the next exhibition at Maine Museum of Photographic Arts, “Constructed and Found,” refers to the process of photographers’ image making. “They are either constructing images or finding them and sometimes they’re doing a little of both,” says MMPA director Denise Froehlich. “These four photographers are creating some of the most interesting work […]