Tag: art

Shaw Jewelry hosts artists and jewelers in July

Larry Pollans: “Jigsaw” July 3 to 17 Opening reception 5 to 7 p.m. July 3 The jigsaw — both the puzzle and the tool — act as muse and informant as Pollans deftly balances negative and positive space to reveal figures, flora, and fauna in these engaging tableaux. Visual snippets — a cartwheeling figure, a […]

‘Unfolding Horizons’ at DIAA Gallery

“Unfolding Horizons,” which runs from July 9 to 21 at the Deer Isle Artists Association gallery, aims to expand visitors’ perceptions about the power of art. Appearing in this show are Marianne Alweis, Leslie Anderson, Don Bardole, Steven Brawer, Christopher Brumfield, Shanna Compton, Avery Falkner, Jill Finsen, Jean Gresham, Judy Holder, Susan Keating, June Kellogg, […]

‘Midsummer I’ at New Era features work by Peter Codella

“Midsummer I” at New Era Gallery on Vinalhaven will feature the work of painter Herbert Parsons and sculptor Peter Codella. The show will open on July 13 with an artists’ talk at 4:30 p.m. in the Windy Way Barn, followed by a reception from 5 to 7 p.m. The show runs through July 28. Parsons’ […]

New group show at Artemis Gallery

Artemis Gallery’s newest group show started off with an opening reception on July 3 and runs through July 17, featuring the work of Claire Cushman, Bob Hiemstra, Keri Kimura, F. Lipari and Goody-B Wiseman. A portion of sales from the show will benefit College of the Atlantic and the Cody Van Heerden Chair in Economics […]

‘Being Here’ group show opens at Annex Arts and will later move to Gallery B

“Being Here” runs July 1 to 10, with a reception from 5 to 7 p.m. July 1 at Annex Arts, 8 Water St., Castine. “Being Here” is the culminating exhibition featuring works created by Tessa Greene O’Brien, Annex Arts’ June Artist-in-Residence, alongside works of the artists who have joined her here in residence to make […]

Heather H.L. Fountain displays kiln-formed glass at Gallery 302

Gallery 302 will welcome Heather L.R. Fountain as the featured artist from July 22 through Aug. 23. A reception and artist talk will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. July 26 at the gallery. As a kiln-formed glass artist, Fountain makes glass-cast pieces or sheets of patterned glass to create the unique elements used […]

Watershed to host annual Salad Days celebration and fundraiser on July 13

Watershed Center for the Ceramic Arts invites visitors to their 55-acre campus in Newcastle for the 29th annual Salad Days celebration and fundraiser. This community and clay-centric festival offers an opportunity to get to know the arts nonprofit that attracts world-class artists to Midcoast Maine. Guests can shop the event’s pottery sale, enjoy a delicious […]

Artists at the Point on July 13

Visitors to Lighthouse Park will have an opportunity to watch some of the member artists the Pemaquid Art Gallery paint plein air during Artists at the Point on July 13. The gallery, which houses works by 32 of some of the best artists in Lincoln County, will also be open. A tent location will welcome […]

Caldbeck Gallery to host First Friday reception

June 29 to July 28, with a First Friday reception from 5 to 7 p.m. July 5. Included artists on view: Lois Dodd – “Leslie’s Garden Of Delights” David Dewey – “Rockland” Brenda Free – “Yours And Mine, Images Deciphered” Jill Madden – “Newfoundland” Dan Dowd – “Selections” Caldbeck Gallery is at 12 Elm St., […]

‘Triumph and Pursuit’ at Jean Kigel Studio + Gallery

One culture’s/country’s/leader’s yearning for freedom is historically countered by another culture’s quest to control it. Look around at wars and politics in our world. Jean Kigel’s watercolor “To the Victor” symbolizes this phenomenon. In the painting, a stork has seized the prize, but the specter of a raptor isn’t far behind. This painting, and those […]