Event on Intersection of Chinese/Asian Art & Culture and New England
(Portland, ME) Inspired by the historic “elegant gatherings” (雅集) of the Song Dynasty, where artists, poets, sages and scholars would come together to drink tea and contemplate art and life, Ya Ji is a modern day salon focusing on the new waves of Chinese and Asian contemporary art and culture as they intersect with New […]
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Marquetry Artist James Macdonald Exhibits in Unity
(Burnham, ME) The Unity College Center for Performing Arts will be showing work by James Macdonald November 6th – December 5th. Titled “Illustration in Wood,” the show will feature Macdonald’s marquetry and inlay skills, using veneers to create “paintings” in wood. An opening reception will be held on Thursday, November 6th from 4:30-6:30pm. The reception […]
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Carver Hill Gallery Exhibit Benefits Coastal Mountain Land Trust
(Rockland, ME) On First Friday, November 7, 2014, Carver Hill Gallery will host an opening reception for “Contours”, a benefit show for the Coastal Mountains Land Trust. The work in the show will celebrate one of the Land Trust’s properties, The Beech Hill preserve, and the 100th birthday of the Beech Nut hut that sits […]
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Camden Falls Gallery Represents Three Artists in National Juried Exhibit
(Camden ME ) The 15th annual American Impressionist Society’s (AIS) National Juried Exhibition is now underway at the Abend Gallery in Denver, Colorado, bringing together talented artists from throughout the country. There were more than 1,600 entries to the 2014 exhibition, and a panel of six judges chose only 135 to be part of their prestigious […]
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Author Kate Miles Launches New Book
(Belfast, ME) Belfast resident and award-winning journalist Kate Miles will launch her newest book, “Superstorm: Nine Days Inside Hurricane Sandy”, at Left Bank Books located at 109 Church Street in Belfast on Friday evening, October 17, from 7:00 to 9:00 pm. The event is free and the community is warmly invited for a talk, book […]
UMF Art Gallery Exhibits Artist Jung Hur
(Farmington, ME) Artist Jung Hur’s “Change” will be on view at the UMF Art Gallery October 30 through December 7, 2014 with an opening reception on Thursday, October 30 from 5:00 to 8:00 pm. There will be an artist’s talk at 5:30. Poet and Master Chef Jung Hur These days contemporary painting can seem more at […]
Maine College of Art Expands Programming
(Portland, ME) Maine College of Art (MECA) is proud to announce it’s newest developments for the 2014-2015 academic year. With the largest incoming class the institution has ever seen, recent accreditation of the MAT (Master of Art in Teaching), and new programming, MECA is determined and well-poised to provide students with more opportunities as one […]
Artist Henry Isaacs Offers Limited Edition Prints
(Cranberry Isles, ME) Henry Isaacs Studio often receives requests for prints of the artist’s work, and now the Studio is pleased to present four limited edition giclee prints. The images are approximately 16 x 20 “ signed and numbered. The editions are limited to thirty-five of each image. After these are produced, the files will […]
Richard Boyd Art Gallery Opens Annual Exhibit of Gallery Artists
(Portland, ME) Richard Boyd Art Gallery opens “Serenity”, an annual exhibition of paintings by gallery artists on November 1, at 10:00 a.m. The exhibit features a selection of paintings in a variety of styles and media that evoke feelings of tranquility or calmness in the viewer. Various Artists Exhibit Variety of Work On view are […]
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10th Annual Belfast Poetry Festival
(Belfast, ME) The Belfast Poetry Festival marks its tenth year with an extravaganza of new features that celebrate poetry and artistic possibility, Friday and Saturday, October 17 and 18, at the American Legion Hall, the Hutchinson Center, the Belfast Free Library, Waterfall Arts, and throughout downtown Belfast. Belfast Poetry Festival Events Doubling its programming from […]