Category: Waldoboro

‘Deep Winter’ at Jean Kigel Studio + Gallery

During January, Jean Kigel Studio + Gallery at 1396 Back Cove Road in Waldoboro, presents “Deep Winter,” an exhibit of sumi-e paintings on absorbent Chinese and Japanese papers.  These paintings aim to delight lovers of cold weather.  Born and brought up in Maine, Kigel ventured to Boston and Philadelphia for schooling and to Maryland for […]

‘Winter of Our Content’ at Jean Kigel Studio + Gallery

Jean Kigel Studio + Gallery presents “Winter of Our Content,” featuring paintings honoring Maine’s chilliest months. “Winter forms our character and brings out our best,” says Kigel. “It is a season of recovery and preparation.” Kigel’s winter scenes aim to evoke this mind view. On view are sumi-e Alpine huts, egg tempera hay rolls and […]

‘Transfiguration’ continues at Jean Kigel Studio through November

During November at Jean Kigel Studio + Gallery, the exhibit “Transfiguration” continues with variations on autumn themes. The paintings in this exhibit mark small transitions from autumn to winter. Foliage can articulate winter’s approach with  mere dots of red shrubbery on the seacoast, and with subtle vermilions on withering vines. In this exhibit, Kigel pairs […]

‘Transfiguration’ at Jean Kigel Studio + Gallery

During October, Jean Kigel Studio + Gallery at 1396 Back Cove Road in Waldoboro, presents “Transfiguration,” an exhibit of paintings marking the transition of summer to fall. The pairing of Asian brush paintings with oils reveals Jean Kigel’s range of media. Born and brought up in Maine, Kigel ventured to Boston and Philadelphia for schooling […]

‘Time to Travel’ at Jean Kigel Studio + Gallery

Jean Kigel’s Studio and Gallery in Waldoboro is featuring “Time to Travel,” paintings related to travel, both close by and far away. Recently, many any of us are experiencing  the urge to stretch our boundaries after shuttered ourselves  for so long. Kigel is showing Asian brush paintings and oils from her travels from the Far […]

Jean Kigel Studio + Gallery shows ‘Halcyon Days’ 

Jean Kigel Studio + Gallery presents “Halcyon Days,” an exhibition of realistic watercolors inspired by the Maine Coast. As the summer nears its end, people gather to  take advantage of the Maine’s magic. Featured is “Waiting for the Tide, a watercolor painted near Kigel’s studio. Her paintings have been exhibited in Midcoast; Paris, France; and […]

Jean Kigel’s annual ‘Eastern Views’ exhibit

See Jean Kigel’s annual ‘Eastern Views’ exhibit, featuring Asian brush, watercolor and oil, from 1 to 5 p.m. Aug. 5, 6 and 7 at Jean Kigel Studio + Gallery, 1396 Back Cove Road, Waldoboro. Kigel writes: “This past year I have been working on a series of seascapes in oil, a series of fish in […]

‘Explore Maine’ at Jean Kigel Studio + Gallery

During the second half of July, Jean Kigel Studio + Gallery is hosting “Explore Maine,” featuring Jean Kigel’s series of geometric-realism seascapes. Sam Shaw says of her work, “Jean has applied to the Maine Landscape what a faceted gem does to light. She breaks it into geometric forms of rendered simplicity. The colors, forms and […]

‘Salty Summer Days’ at Jean Kigel Studio + Gallery

“Salty Summer Days,” a collection of representational Maine coast paintings and Asian brushwork, is on exhibit in July at Jean Kigel Studio + Gallery, 1396 Back Cove Road in Waldoboro. Now that we have celebrated the Strawberry moon and the summer solstice, artists and locals take to the sea. With Kigel’s seascapes, one can almost […]

‘Full Bloom’ at Jean Kigel Studio and Gallery

Jean Kigel Studio and Gallery, at 1396 Back Cove Road in Waldoboro, will present “Full Bloom,” a series of new floral paintings. Jean Kigel loves painting at the Maine Coast Botanical Gardens, as well as at her own perennial gardens. Her studies in Japan and China are evident in her brush paintings and watercolors. “I […]