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Second Sunday

Second Sunday
HALLOWELL, MAINE — The public is invited to join Don and Eileen Kerr for a Second Sunday Wire Sculpture workshop on Sunday, February 12 from 2-4pm at Harlow Gallery, 160 Water Street in Hallowell. At the completion of the session each participant may bring home a wire figure – which they will have made, and could be mounted on a base. [...]


HALLOWELL, MAINE — ​​ The Kennebec Valley Art Association invites artists to submit artwork to Art2017,  the 22nd annual juried show at the Harlow Gallery at 160 Water Street in Hallowell.  Art2017 will be on view May 12 through June 24, 2017 and an opening reception will be held on Friday, May 12 from 5-7 with an awards ceremony at 6pm [...]

Kenny Cole at Central Gallery

Kenny Cole at Central Gallery
“Entry (After James Ensor)” 22″ x 30″ collage, ink, gouache on paper 2017 Central Gallery in Bangor will be exhibiting new work by Kenny Cole during the month of February. On exhibit will be Cole’s new “Smart Phone Collage Paintings”, a further exploration in two dimensions of his sculptural wooden “Dummy Smart Phones” [...]

Art Together Mornings

Art Together Mornings
Art Together Mornings Begin February 4th with Painting to Music Art Together Mornings, Waterfall Arts’ free monthly series of activities for children and their adults begins on Saturday, February 4 from 10 to noon. Bridget Matros, Youth and Family Outreach Coordinator at Waterfall and a creative development specialist, leads the activities. [...]

Scott Minzy HALLOWELL, MAINE — Harlow Gallery presents a two part workshop “Fast, Cheap and Easy: an Unorthodox Block Printing Primer”, lead by Scott Minzy.  The printmaking workshop is 7-9pm on Tuesdays and is split into two 4-week sessions and is hosted by Harlow Gallery, located at 160 Water Street in Hallowell. The first 4-week sess [...]

The Venn Project

The Venn Project
“Truck” by Nancy Keenan Barron HALLOWELL, MAINE —  The Harlow Gallery presents The Venn Project, featuring the work of Pamela Hetherly, Anita Morrissey, and Nancy Keenan Barron. The Venn Project is on view at 160 Water Street in Hallowell February 3 – March 11, 2017 with an opening reception on Friday, February 3, from 5-7pm. Both [...]

Ben Potter at Perimeter Gallery

Ben Potter at Perimeter Gallery
“Loop” bleach and acrylic on fabric, 2016 Ambush will be on view through Sunday March 12th.  Perimeter Gallery is located in Chase’s Daily, at 96 Main Street in Belfast. Gallery hours are 7 to 5, Tuesday through Saturday, and 8 to 2 on Sunday.  For more information, call 338-0555.

MID-WINTER (Valentine’s Day) SH...

MID-WINTER (Valentine’s Day) SHOW
SAVE THE DATE! The MID-WINTER (Valentine’s Day) SHOW! Everyone is welcome to our annual wintry event! Friday, February 10, 5 – 8PM. Cynthia Winings Gallery Call (917) 204-4001 24 Parker Point Rd, Blue Hill, Maine 04614

“The American Experi(ence)ment,...

“The American Experi(ence)ment, An Artful Response”
Kenny Cole “Salute” 15″ x 11″ collage, ink, gouache on paper 2016 “The American Experi(ence)ment, An Artful Response” A group show of artists who are fired up, outraged, motivated, in shock, distressed, or disillusioned by the campaign, election and aftermath of 2016. 50% sales will be donated to the ACLU o [...]

UMVA’s “Lines of Thought&...

UMVA’s “Lines of Thought” at CTN
A drawing by Deb Whitney, who also curated “Lines of Thought.” Photo courtesy of the artist UMVA’s Lines of Thought at CTN, a show of contemporary drawings organized by Deb Whitney – and her sawed-off, smoking shotgun. Artists include: Christopher Pennock, Kenny Cole, Melinda Barnes, Diane Bowie Zaitlin, Alex Rheault, [...]

Karen MacDonald at Bett’s Galle...

Karen MacDonald at Bett’s Gallery
(Belfast, ME) Please come to Betts Gallery in Belfast for an opening reception on Thursday, January 12 from 5:30 to 7:30 pm to start the new year with something special from local artist Karen MacDonald. Her installation One Thousand Moments in Twos, Threes and Fours, comprised of rocks picked up from the shore of Lake Superior over the last [...]

The Rock & Art Shop

\n\nThe Sohns Gallery, treatment located in The Rock & Art Shop is seeking art submissions for an upcoming Juried Art Show in 2017. The works will be sold through Silent Auction to benefit Avian Haven Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center. All artworks in this show will be sold by silent auction. The starting bid will be set by the artist.  If [...]

Waterfall Arts

\n\nWaterfall Arts’ annual Handmade Art and Craft Show and Sale returns to the Clifford Gallery on Friday, viagra usa December 2nd, best viagra with a glittering opening party: everyone is welcome to attend. The juried show includes work from over one hundred artists and crafts people from all over Maine and some from a little bit beyond th [...]

Betts Gallery

\n\n(Belfast, no rx ME) It’s that time of year again…. holiday time! A time to be thankful and to spread joy and cheer to those around us. Betts Gallery has assembled a wonderful show of small treasures by local artists in a variety of mediums perfect for holiday gift giving. The show includes work by: Daniel Anselmi, Susan Cooney, Anne Cron [...]

Richard Boyd Art Gallery

\n\n(Portland, site ME) Richard Boyd Art Gallery opens an annual exhibition of visual arts created by gallery artists on Friday, December 2 at 10:00 am. The exhibit features original works by artists Pat Chandler – paintings in oil and mixed media; Paul Noël – paintings in oil and a graphite drawing; and Austin Stilphen – paintings in oil.\n [...]

Harlow Gallery

\n HALLOWELL, cialis generic MAINE — Harlow Gallery invites Maine’s fine artists and craftsmen to participate in “One-of-a-Kind”, no rx a fundraiser exhibition of high quality, locally made fine art and craft, on view December 7-17, 2016 at 160 Water Street in Hallowell.  Non-member artists and artisans may each submit one work of ar [...]

Union of Maine Visual Artists Present...

\n Presented by the Union of Maine Visual Artists \n Brought to you in part by the Community Television Network: \n \n \n\”MONSTERS!\” is an invitational group show of Maine artists, viagra sales curated by Greenhut Galleries’ Jessica McCarthy, featuring some of the work of Greenhut represented artists such as Matt Blackwe [...]

Studio space

Calling all artists!\n Are you looking for studio space? Somewhere to feel inspired? \n ArtVan, ambulance a non-profit art therapy organization is looking for artists to sublet their space!  In the Fort Andros mill, pharm with beautiful high ceilings, a sink and natural light, this space is perfect for anyone looking for a place to create & [...]

Spaghetti dinner/silent auction

I am working on a benefit for the family of Laura White, cure from St. George, who recently passed away unexpectedly leaving a husband and young boys.  We will hold a spaghetti dinner/silent auction on Sunday, Oct 16th at the American Legion in Thomaston, ME. \n \n She was the wife of Cecil White, who is also a very talented artist.  We are [...]

Cultivate: Belfast Area Farm & A...

Developed by the Belfast Creative Coalition, sick the Cultivate: Belfast Area Farm & Art Fall Tour highlights the richness of art, culture and agriculture in midcoast Maine.\n\nHeld on Saturday, October 8th, Cultivate is an open studio and farm tour with special workshops and demonstrations. Visit artists working in their studios and lea [...]

UMaine Museum of Art celebrates ARTob...

The UMaine Museum of Art celebrates ARTober with \n \n EXPERIMENTATION CREATION \n \n SATURDAY October 15, sildenafil 2016 • 11 am – 3 pm \n FREE, best viagra all ages and open to the public \n \n Explore your creative side! In celebration of ARTober, the classroom at the museum will be open for people of ALL AGES to co [...]


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Rock climbing in Acadia

Rocktober! Climbing & Cooking Adventure \n Come together with Maine Yoga Adventures to enjoy spectacular rock climbing in Acadia, discount viagra the tasty fall harvest, physician stunning foliage, and more. The adventure begins with a yoga practice along the Penobscot River in Brewer. A vegetarian cooking class will follow at Tiller &a [...]

FINDINGS : Personal Archeologies

When painter Juliet Karelsen’s father died in 2013, generic Karelsen was left to disassemble the New York City apartment he had lived in for nearly fifty years. When photographer Greta Rybus’s 91-year-old grandmother moved into assisted living this year after decades in her family home, unhealthy Rybus traveled to Montana to help.\n“Finding [...]

Branching Out

Mark Barnette

\n\nFOUR SEASONS 2015/2016:  Twelve New England Photographs by Mark BarnetteNow-August 10 at Bonobo, sildenafil 43 Pine Street, PortlandPortland photographer Mark Barnette is a native of New England (born 1956, raised Portsmouth, NH), and was brought up to revere the pre-revisionist history that formed Americans’ notions of the region’s char [...]

10/100 Painting Acadia at Courthouse ...

\n\n\n\nCourthouse Gallery Fine Art in Ellsworth is pleased to present 10/100 Painting Acadia and Tom Blagden Photography, ailment  William Irvine: Sea Change, cialis usa and sculpture by Kazumi Hoshino and Stephen Porter. The shows will be on view from July 20–August 13. The exhibitions are free and open to the public. \n \n10/100 Painting  [...]

Carol Michaud

Carol Michaud invites you to see this new work.  Hometown Memories; Finding True North  Art that represents how our past and present influence our future.  August 15-September 15, sales 2016.  Please enjoy food, drinks and conversation at an opening reception on Sunday, August 28, 3-5pm.\nSchoodic Arts for All, Hammond Hall, Winter Harbor-ope [...]

Rocks & Eggs at Harlow Gallery

\n HALLOWELL, cure MAINE — Harlow Gallery, located at 160 Water Street in Hallowell, presents “Rocks & Eggs”, an exhibition featuring Tom Gaines’ rock-inspired series of oil paintings paired with Gail Savitz’ series of ceramic egg forms. On display side-by-side, these works evoke a visual conversation of texture, form and color as [...]

Metamorphia Opens at Waterfall Arts

\n\nThe centerpiece summer exhibition at Waterfall Arts, sick Metamorphia: Systems of Emergence, there opens on Friday, July 22 with a reception from 5 to 8 pm. The show focuses on the 2016 theme of the intersection between art and science. Three Maine artists have been selected for this exhibition, Susan Camp, Clint Fulkerson and Gene Feli [...]

Day Lily Sale to Benefit Waterfall Ar...

\n\nOn Saturday, find June 25 the Maine Garden, a small, self-sustaining, organic day lily and peony breeding farm in Waldo, will hold a benefit sale to support Waterfall Arts’ Youth and Family Programming. Thanks to the generosity of owners Bill and Lynn Warman, the proceeds from all plant sales during the day will be donated to the arts ce [...]

“Gasoline Prices” to Debu...

\n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n\n\n\nMonkitree will debut two screen-print suites by artist Kenny Cole of Monroe, case Maine. \”Gasoline Prices” is a suite of eight prints that illustrate every gas price, discount to the nearest cent, from twenty cents to five dollars. The prices are arranged in random order and subject to the dictates of the [...]

G. Bud Swenson at CTN Gallery

\n\n“Commissioned by God”\n\n(the bible collaged and deconstructed)\n\nMay 2nd – 26th 2016\n\nUnion of Maine Visual Artists Gallery\n\n \n\nIconoclastic artist G. Bud Swenson’s provocative exhibition Commissioned by\n\nGod (the bible collaged and deconstructed) will be at the UMVA Gallery in the CTN\n\nbuilding at 516 Congress St. Portla [...]

Neurotica Opens April 1

Poets and Fools Bash at Waterfall Art...

\n\nPoets and Fools, pharmacy Waterfall Arts’ legendary annual costume bash is back, with a new line-up of eccentricities and entertainment. On Friday, April 1, from 6 to 10 pm, revelers of all ages can expect dancing, goofing, parading, eating, drinking, playing, daring, and winning prizes.\n\nThe night kicks off with a celebratory in [...]

“Altered” at Harlow Gallery

HALLOWELL, ME – “Altered” features a diverse range of mixed media works by Jessica Straus, Daniel Anselmi, Abbie Read, Ieva Tatarski, Karen MacDonald and Paula Green. The exhibition is on view March 25 through April 30, 2016 at Harlow Gallery, located at 160 Water Street in Hallowell. The public is invited to an opening reception on Fri [...]

Elaine K. Ng at Perimeter Gallery

\n\nOn Thursday, ask April 7th, Perimeter Gallery opens From A to B, an exhibition of sculptures and installations by Rockland artist Elaine K. Ng.  There will be an opening reception that evening from 6 to 8 pm.\n\n \n\nWhile her training has been in ceramics, Elaine’s studio practice is rooted in playing with various materials, invest [...]

“Abstract Narratives” at ...

\n\n“Abstract Narratives, sale ” a group exhibition of new works by six Maine artists, Meghan Brady, Jessica Davis Buckley, Amanda K. Hawkins, Jonathan Mess, Jean Noon, and Andrea Sulzer, opens March 25, 2016, from 5-7pm at Engine, 128 Main Street in downtown Biddeford. “Abstract Narratives” will show through April 23. The works are in many c [...]

Open Call for “Keen Observation...

\n\nWork for the Keen Observation Open Call Show at Waterfall Arts must be submitted Tuesday March 29 through Friday April 1st from 10 to 5. Artists of all ages and disciplines are encouraged to bring one work in any medium, for sale in two or three dimensions, generic cialis overall size not to exceed 60 inches by 60 inches. Work must be p [...]

21st annual juried show at the Harlow...

\n The Kennebec Valley Art Association invites artists to submit artwork to Art2016, thumb  the 21st annual juried show at the Harlow Gallery at 160 Water Street in Hallowell.  Art2016 will be on view May 13 through June 18, 2016 and an opening reception will be held on Friday, May 13 from 5-8 with an awards ceremony at 6pm. Art2016 is open [...]

Art Opening on April 10th

\n\nPlease join us at the Lift360 office for an art opening on April 10th with our new featured artist: Lesley MacVane!\n\nLesley, treatment a Portland native, studied Technical Photography at Appalachian State University in Boone, NC and Documentary Photography at The Salt Institute for Documentary Studies in Portland, Maine. She is current [...]

Alabaster Carving Workshop Weekend

\n\nApril 15-17, viagra usa Friday 6 to 9 pm, cialis sale Saturday 10 to 1 & 2 to 5, Sunday 10 to 1\n$130 + $15 materials\n\nStudents will carve a small pieces of alabaster stone into an organic forms. We will look at examples of nature from the surrounding ecosytem (shells, lichen, plant pods) for inspiration for the forms of our work. [...]

Artist’s Talk with HENRY ISAACS

\n\nPortland, for sale Maine – The Maine Jewish Museum is excited to present Artist’s Talk with HENRY ISAACS, Sunday April 3, 2016 at 2:00pm.\n\n \n\nJoin us for a lively discussion with Henry Isaacs about the recent completion of his new studio in Portland and his latest exhibit comprised of recent works ranging from wanderings near hi [...]

Youth Activism Gathering

\n SAVE THE DATE for the 16th annual Youth Activism Gathering! \n Co-sponsored by Resources for Organizing and Social Change and Pine Tree Youth Organizing!\n \n \n When: April 16-18\nWhere: Friend’s Camp: 729 Lakeview Dr, pilule South China, pills Maine 04358\n\nSince 2000, Maine youth have been converging annually for a three day [...]

Edgecomb Barn for rent

\n My wife and daughter and I are new to town and are living in a wonderful old farmhouse on a meadow in Edgecomb. There is a separate barn that is currently under utilized and we’d like to invite a local artist to help turn it into a lovely studio space. \n \n Right now it’s an unfinished two story barn with a newish concrete f [...]

CSA Project at Harlow Gallery

\n HALLOWELL, no rx ME – In 2012 the Harlow Gallery, located at 160 Water Street in Hallowell, organized the first Community Supporting Arts (CSA) project to connect Maine’s artist and farming communities, two vibrant and idealistic groups that are key to our state’s unique sense of place. The CSA project was a huge success and the Har [...]

Yoga Excercise

\n Fool’s Day: Stretching, medicine Tasting & Skating Adventure \n Join Maine Yoga Adventures on a great adventure – we’ll start on the waterfront in Brewer overlooking the Penobscot River. We’ll take in a walk with yoga sequences along the way.\nThen we’ll cross the street to Tiller & Rye to join in their wi [...]

Call for Artists, Curators and Musici...

\n\nThe Augusta Downtown Alliance in a collaborative venture with the University of Maine\n\nAugusta will be hosting an Art Walk on Water Street in Downtown Augusta on Friday, treatment May\n\n13th from 5-8PM. This walk will not only celebrate the vibrant existing Augusta Downtown\n\ncommunity but will also unleash the untapped potential of [...]

Biddeford Boat Building Festival Date...

\n\nBIDDEFORD, here ME. – March 20, troche 2016 – The weekend of July 16 & 17 will be all about boats when the Biddeford Boat Building Festival takes over the Pepperell Mill event space. Family teams, youth organizations, and corporate sponsor groups will come together, with the help of Compass Project staff and volunteers, each team wi [...]

Art of the Hand-pulled Print: Peregri...

\n\n\n\nAs current co-President of Peregrine Press, thumb I’m announcing our 25th anniversary exhibit, \”Art of the Hand-pulled Print: Peregrine Press at 25,\” which will open at the Lewis Gallery of the Portland Public Library on May 6, 2016.\n\nPeregrine Press is the oldest nonprofit cooperative fine arts press in Maine, [...]