Landing Gallery opens “Maine Landscape Painters” and “Personal Perspectives”

“Watermelon” by Ken Sahr

Landing Gallery in Rockland will host an artists’ opening reception 5 – 8 p.m. Friday July 5 for two new exhibits, “Maine Landscape Painters” in the first floor gallery and “Personal Perspectives” in the Mezzanine Gallery.  Both exhibits will be open through July 28. The “Maine Landscape Painters” show exhibits 55 new paintings by Lewis Cisle, Sarah Faragher, Elizabeth Kelley, Brian Krebs, Monique Lazard, Janet LeDoux, Bjorn Runquist, Rebecca Rivers & Suzanne Siegel.  The focus is landscape and seascape subjects by artists who live and paint in Maine.  The “Personal Perspectives” exhibit in the Mezzanine Gallery shows new sculptures by Nancy Linkin & Isabelle Pelissier along with new paintings by Diana Godfrey & Ken Sahr.  Ken Sahr’s large oil paintings of Hawaiian Shirts are fresh from the University of Maine Art Museum, where they were among the juried 34 artists work selected for the prestigious “I-95 Triennial 2013”.  For more information call 594-4544.