Tag: virtual

See The Barn Gallery Digital Exhibition: OAA Expressions Early Summer 2022

The Ogunquit Arts Collaborative and the Ogunquit Art Association (Maine’s Original Artists’ Group, est. 1928) are pleased to present its “OAA Expressions Early Summer 2022” art exhibition. Once artists are juried into the Ogunquit Art Association (OAA), they may show whatever they like within their categories of painting, graphics, photography or sculpture.  The organization’s original […]

MCA to host spring educational workshops

Registration is open for the following spring workshops via MCA. Wildcrafted Basketry with Rebecca May Verrill  In this hands-on workshop, we will explore an introduction to traditional basket weaving techniques with round, regionally wild harvested, flexible fibers. Great variations will occur! No prior basketweaving experience is required, though strong hands and enthusiasm are recommended. When: […]

UMVA Gallery at PMC offers February mail art cards online fundraising auction      

Like most other things in 2021, the auction of Mail Art Cards, received by the Union of Maine Visual Artists Portland Gallery inside the Portland Media Center, 516 Congress St. in Portland, was delayed in both December and January, because of COVID. But beginning Feb. 17 and continuing through Feb. 22, UMVA will be offering […]

See The Barn Gallery Digital Exhibition: ‘OAA Expressions Late Summer 2021’

Once artists are juried into the Ogunquit Art Association (OAA), they may show whatever they like within their categories of painting, graphics, photography or sculpture. The organization’s original 1928 mission statement offered lifelong memberships and the opportunity “to display that which is, in his or her own judgment, his or her finest work, free from […]

Radio Maine: In conversation with Portland Art Gallery’s gallery manager Emma McHold Burke

Emma McHold Burke started working with the Portland Art Gallery just as COVID was causing small businesses like the gallery to “shift direction.” She had recently graduated from the Tyler School of Art and Architecture in Pennsylvania after gaining an education in painting and art history and had planned her next life steps around the […]

Indigo Arts Alliance hosts virtual children’s book festival celebrating creators of the African diaspora

Indigo Arts Alliance, an organization committed to cultivating the artistic development of artists of African descent, presents the second Virtual Edition of the Beautiful Blackbird Children’s Book Festival throughout the months of August and September. The festival is named after the classic picture book “Beautiful Blackbird” and its legendary author and artist, Ashley Bryan. The […]

Acadia Family Center launches online auction to support art therapy program

The Acadia Family Center has launched its 2021 online auction to benefit its programs. The benefit auction closes Sept. 6 at 11:59 p.m. Registration is free; the auction link is at www.acadiafamilycenter.org.  The auction features a distinguished roster of Maine artists working in a range of mediums, from a Carini planter by Lunaform to a […]

The Monhegan Museum of Art & History launches 3D virtual tours

Visit https://monheganmuseum.org/virtual-tours/  to experience a virtual tour.   The Monhegan Museum of Art & History recently launched self-guided virtual tours of its exhibitions and architecture on Monhegan Island. These tours expand opportunities for visitors to experience the Monhegan Lighthouse, art and history exhibits in the former homes of the Monhegan Light Keeper and Assistant Light Keeper, […]

Caldbeck Gallery presents ‘A Spring Into Summer Group Show’

Caldbeck Gallery presents “A Spring Into Summer Group Show” on exhibit through July 14. Featured artists include Liz Awalt, Sam Cady, David Dewey, Lois Dodd, Joseph Fiore, Janice Kasper, K. Min, Kayla Mohammadi, Dennis Pinette, David Raymond, Michael Reece and Barbara Sullivan View the show online at https://mcusercontent.com/c6bdac10295726afaab4a2246/files/ee69a1cd-208a-3ac8-eb5b-ee2d550652c8/A_Spring_into_Summer_2021_ecatalog.pdf. Caldbeck Gallery is at 12 Elm St., […]

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 […]