Opening Reception for Photography: the Poetry of Maine’s Fog, Rain, Snow and Ice

“Spring, Lake Megunticook” by Gilbert Welch

“Spring, Lake Megunticook” palladium print by Gilbert Welch

Waterfall Arts’ Open Call Show, Photography: the Poetry of Maine’s Fog, Rain, Snow and Ice opens with a reception for the artists on Friday, April 3rd from 5 to 8 pm. The show is part of the statewide Maine Photo Project and photographers of all ages have submitted diverse work on this year’s theme.

Everyone is welcome to attend the opening and enjoy the variety of subject and style on the walls. Some of the work is for sale; a portion of the proceeds benefit Waterfall Arts’ education and exhibition programs. The exhibit will be up through May 15th and can be seen Tuesday through Friday from 10 to 5 pm and by appointment.

The exhibit is generously sponsored by Michelle Morrow DMD of Belfast. Waterfall Arts is supported by the Maine Arts Commission, an independent state agency supported by the National Endowment for the Arts, foundations, local businesses and individual contributions. For complete details on classes and instructors, scholarship applications, exhibitions, art events, studio rentals and volunteer opportunities, visit waterfallarts.org, call (207) 338-2222 or stop by Waterfall Arts at 256 High Street in Belfast.

"Dooryard Weeds" by Susan Guthrie

The 2015 Maine Photo Project is a statewide collaboration among museums, galleries, historical societies, and other nonprofit cultural organizations across Maine. The project is organized by the Maine Curators’ Forum.