Category: openings

Maine Art Gallery Members Show opening reception

Works in painting, drawing, ceramics, sculpture, assemblage, collage, photography and digital imagery are among the more than 100 individual pieces in the upcoming Maine Art Gallery Members Show. Artists were invited to submit two works for display.  “The approaches, technical skills and imagery are wide ranging, which makes for a lively show,” said Mark Coates, […]

Boothbay Region Art Foundation hosts multiple shows

Boothbay Region Art Foundation’s newly-installed members’ show, “Something for Everyone,” seems to define creative diversity coupled with the saying “great minds think alike.” As such, featured artists are the sum total of 90 local and regional artists who deliver an entertaining variety of mediums, styles and themes.  In addition to the regular members’ show, BRAF […]

‘Iconic Faces of Friendship’ at Salt Pond Studio

Salt Pond Studio shows the work of Abby Carter in “Iconic Faces of Friendship.” The show opened with a reception on July 28. Salt Pond Studio is at 522 Cushing Road, Friendship. Gallery hours are noon to 5 p.m. Thursday through Sunday. Call 207-691-5787 or go to for more information.

Chelsea Ellis and Todd Watts photography on exhibit at MMPA

Join the The Maine Museum of Photographic Arts for a philosophical exhibition that asks questions and allows us to ponder who we are and where we’re headed while incorporating new methods of representation and reflection. “The work is thoughtful, beautiful and extremely well crafted,” says MMPA director Denise Froehlich. “If you want to know where […]

The Ogunquit Museum of American Art opens three new exhibitions of works by Ever Baldwin, Liam Lee and Meg Webster

The Ogunquit Museum of American Art (OMAA) opened three new exhibitions on July 28: “Meg Webster: New Work,” “Spontaneous Generation: The Work of Liam Lee” and “Ever Baldwin: Down the Line.” Three additional exhibitions will continue to be on view throughout the season: “Joe Wardwell: Mural Commission,” “Networks of Modernism, 1898–1968” and “The Architect of […]

‘Bloom: Art of the Flower’ at Joy To The Wind Gallery

“Bloom: Art of the Flower” at Joy To The Wind Gallery features work by Lynne Seitzer from Aug. 1 to 31, with an opening reception from 5 to 7 p.m. Aug. 4. Throughout history, flowers have played an important role in human culture. Flowers are woven into the fabric of medicine, cooking, hygiene, embalming, folklore, […]

Jean Kigel Studio + Gallery’s annual Eastern Views open house

The newly renovated Jean Kigel Studio + Gallery presents Kigel’s 23rd annual Eastern Views exhibit on Aug. 11, 12 and 13 from 1 to 5 p.m. Recent watercolors, oils and Asian brush paintings of her travels to Jordon, Allen Island and local forests will be featured. After three years of pandemic lockdowns, Kigel flew to […]

Turtle Gallery celebrates women artists of Maine

The August show at the Turtle Gallery features women artists of Maine. The exhibition runs Aug. 3 to 27. An open house will be held from 2 to 5 p.m. Aug. 4, when guests can enjoy conversation with and work by Alix Bacon, Holly Berry, Rebecca Goodale, Conny Hatch, Michele Ratté, Barbara Sullivan and others. […]

Downeast Dialogue: Coastal conversations in paint

MOTHERS Art Gallery will host a two-woman exhibition featuring local landscapes of Valerie Aponik and Robin Rier. The opening reception will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. Aug. 6. Aponik and Rier have painted plain air side by side for many years but with different points of view and styles. Yet there is a […]

August news from Art Space Gallery

The sun has finally found its way to Rockland. Art Space Gallery out for the First Friday Art Walk from 5 to 8 p.m. Aug. 4. In August, Art Space Gallery will feature works by four members, Roger Barry, Margaret Creighton, Joan Wright and Linda Clowes Murray.  The gala opening reception will include refreshments. For […]