Category: openings

‘Wander Lust’ solo photography exhibit by Susan Moore

“Wander Lust,” a solo show by photographer Susan Moore, runs June 20 to July 3 at Eastport Gallery. Moore learned photography from her father. She was “taught to always have my camera,” she says, “as well as a fishing pole with me, as I imagine he wanted me to be able to fill my soul […]

‘Welcome Back to Real Life’ exhibit at Carol L. Douglas Studio 

Carol L. Douglas Studio in Rockport will present “Welcome Back to Real Life” from 2 to 6 p.m. June 19. While the past year has been an unprecedented challenge for artists, it’s also created new opportunities, says Rockport artist Carol L. Douglas. “For example, I would never have taught online without COVID, and now I […]

Landing Gallery opens Sarah Faragher solo exhibit

Landing Gallery, 409 Main St, Rockland, is pleased to announce the opening of “LOCAL COLOR: AN ALMANAC OF MAINE PAINTING”, a solo exhibit of 60 new paintings by Sarah Faragher, June 4 – June 29. Sarah Faragher is a 1990 graduate of Colby College, Magna cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa.  Her work was included […]

Eastport Gallery kicks off season with annual Community Show

The Eastport Gallery will open for the summer season on June 5 with its annual Community Show. This year, the show will be presented both live in the Water Street gallery and online in the virtual gallery. The show will run in the front rooms of the gallery from June 5 through 19 and will […]

Gleason Fine Art exhibits ‘Dorothy Eisner: Paper Collages and Select Oils’

Gleason Fine Art in Boothbay Harbor is showing the paper collages and select oils of Cranberry Island artist Dorothy Eisner (1906-1984) from May 27 to June 29. For 24 summers at the end of her life, Eisner was an enthusiastic member of Cranberry Island’s large artistic community, which included John Heliker, William Kienbusch, Gretna Campbell, […]

DIAA shows ‘Joyful Measures’

After a stressful year, it is time to find some joy, which is precisely what the Deer Isle Artists Association is doing. “Joyful Measures,” the first show of the summer season, runs June 1 to 13. The gallery will be open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesdays through Sundays, June through October. Mary Eaton, […]

Stonington featured at Blue Hill Bay Gallery 

The early summer show at the Blue Hill Bay Gallery features two devoted artists whose recent works evoke the rugged beauty of Stonington and the Maine Coast. Phil Laughlin has just brought new works to the gallery following a scouting trip to the Blue Hill Peninsula, where he was especially impressed with Stonington. Laughlin trained […]

Dowling Walsh Gallery exhibits work by Justin Richel, Susan Headley Van Campen, Robert Hamilton in June

During June, Dowling Walsh Gallery will host three solo exhibitions: Justin Richel, Susan Headley Van Campen and Robert Hamilton. Each show runs June 4 to 26. Justin Richel’s “Moonlighting” brings together two distinct bodies of work. Each series dealing with tones of isolation and absence. Richel presents us with a collection of paintings that are […]

Jean Kigel Gallery in Back Cove Gallery presents ‘Glory of the Flower’

In June, Jean Kigel Gallery in Waldoboro is featuring watercolors and Asian brush florals inspired by Maine’s bulbs, tubers and trees. The “hosts of daffodils” that ushered in the season have now been followed by columbine, dogwood, lupine and apple blossoms. As usual, seasonal blooms, like iris and rhododendrons, direct her palette and her hand. […]

Mars Hall Gallery gives preview of the season

Mars Hall Gallery will celebrate Memorial Day weekend as part of St. George Sales into Summer. The annual event will preview the 2021 season from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 28 through 30. From May 31 to June 18, the gallery will be open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday through Sunday and […]