Ocean House Gallery opens “Lynne Drexler: In Shore”


Ocean House Gallery in Cape Elizabeth is showing “Lynne Drexler: In Shore,” with an opening reception Thurs. Aug. 6 from 5 to 8 pm. The show runs through August 26, 2015. Selected paintings and works on paper including early works from 1957.   Lynne Mapp Drexler (1928 – 1999) was an American artist who studied with Robert Motherwell and Hans Hoffman. Like many other women artists living and working in New York in the late 1950s, Drexler work was often overlooked.  In 1971 she and then husband, John Hultberg bought a house on Monhegan Island.  In 1981 Drexler moved to Monhegan to live there year round.For more information visit oceanhousegallery.com.