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UMVA presents “The Carlo Pittore Costume Ball and Art Auction”

    50th Anniversary Gala Set for Maine’s Longest Running Artists Group With a theme of “Express Yourself” the Union of Maine Visual Artists (UMVA) will host a 50th year Gala on August 3, 2024 at Merrymeeting Hall, 27 Main St., Bowdoinham from 6 to 11 PM.  Titled “The Carlo Pittore Costume Ball and Art Auction”, […]

Local Color Gallery open for Belfast’s Fourth Friday Art Walk

                                      Local Color Gallery invites the public to join us Friday, June 28, for Belfast’s Fourth Friday Art Walk. We will feature our popular guest artist, Liz Prescott, who recently returned from a painting trip to Croatia […]

‘Far East to Down East II’ is an artistic adventure from Asia at MOTHERS Art Gallery

MOTHERS Art & Antique Gallery announces its 2024 exhibition schedule and the grand opening of its new second floor gallery from 4 to 6 p.m. June 2, which will double the amount of exhibition space. • MAY: “Far East to Down East II: Contemporary Japanese Art, and Water!!!” • JUNE: “In the Footsteps of John […]

Jadyn LaDeau January’s Artist in Residence at Deer Isle Artists Association Gallery

Jadyn LaDeau will usher in 2024 as January’s Artist in Residence at the Deer Isle Artists Association Gallery. A native of Deer Isle, Jadyn is a talented artist who utilizes a variety of mediums and materials in her work. She will be at the DIAA Gallery at 15 Main Street in Deer Isle Village most […]

Helene Farrar Art hosts open studio

Helene Farrar will host an open studio from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Oct. 8 at her studio in Manchester as part of a statewide event called Maine Craft Weekend. Come by to see art, meet the artist, and get some coffee or wine, donuts, cider, and hear live music. At 1 p.m., Farrar will […]

MaineTransNet’s Annual Art Auction

MaineTransNet’s Annual Art Auction showcases Maine-based trans-identified artists each year. This year, seventeen artists are showcasing a range of paintings, collages, pottery, prints, jewelry, embroidery, and more. Artworks can be viewed in person on the second floor of the Equality Community Center, located at 15 Casco Street, Portland, or online at The auction is […]

Discovering your creative potential while maximizing your earning potential

By Abby Holt As a creative, you know that your work is unique and special. But how can you get your work out into the world and make sure it reaches the right people? Here is some sound advice that will help you make it in business as a creative. CRAFT A BUSINESS PLAN The […]

Call for Art

The Rangeley Friends of the Arts (RFA) would like to invite you to exhibit your work for the 2023 season in the Lakeside Contemporary Art Gallery (LCAG), located in the lobby of the RFA Lakeside Theater on Main Street in Rangeley. 2023 will be the seventh season of exhibitions, and slots are available for three- […]

‘Duet’ for Christmas

A very special woman was surprised to find one of my favorite paintings under the Christmas tree yesterday. She and her husband have become collectors of my work and he decided to give “Duet” to her for Christmas. I am so very grateful for their support of my work. — Randy Eckard