Category Archives: Artists Reception

Ragna Bruno Art Opening at She-Bear on Oct. 2

“Flower Woman” by Ragna Bruno She-Bear Gallery in Portland is pleased to announce the exhibit of Pastel-on-Paper Figures by Ragna Bruno from October 2 through November 29. An Artist Reception takes place during First Friday ArtWalk on October 2 from 5 to 8 p.m. The abstract markings surrounding all of Ragna’s figures allude to the […]

Elizabeth Opalenik’s “Reflecting on the Edge” + “Altered Egos”

Elizabeth Opalenik’s “Connected Beyond Time” Carver Hill Gallery, 338 Main Street, Rockland will feature Elizabeth Opalenik for the gallery walk on First Friday, October 2. The artist will be in attendance. This body of work has never been shown before, and we are delighted to be bringing it to you. In Elizabeth Opalenik’s recent work […]

New Exhibit Opens at Caldbeck Gallery on First Friday

Tapestry by Morris David Dorenfeld From October 2 through November 7, the Caldbeck Gallery, 12 Elm Street in Rockland, will exhibit the woven tapestries of Morris David Dorenfeld of Spruce Head, and recent works in mixed medium on paper by Kathleen Florance of South Thomaston. A reception for the artists will take place on First Friday, […]

Rock & Art Shop Presents Abbie Read on First Friday

“Library” by Abbie Read The Sohns Gallery, located in The Rock & Art Shop in Bangor, presents Mix Media Assemblage artist Abbie Read. The show runs through November 1. A reception takes place October 2 at 6:30 p.m. and an artist talk at 7:00 p.m.. Abbie Read has been creating this wall installation since 2010. Its title […]

“Reflections” Opens at Landing Gallery on First Friday

“Pale”  by Dorothy Simpson Kraus, collaged Pigment Print on Aluminum with Encaustic Landing Gallery, 409 Main Street in Rockland is pleased to announce a new exhibit, “Reflections,” opening on Friday, October 2 to 31. This exhibit is a two person collaboration of new work by Dorothy Simpson Krause and Merike van Zanten. The artists will give a gallery […]

“The Beauty of Simplicity” Opens at CRAFT Gallery

Photo by Prairie Stuart-Wolff CRAFT Gallery opens “The Beauty of Simplicity” on Friday, October 2nd, with a new collection of one-off pottery by Hanako Nakazato. Her work is synonymous with the simplicity of living and functional purpose so often found in non-western cultures where there is no separation from art and everyday life. Nakazato’s simple, functional […]

“Feeding Maine: Growing Access to Good Food”

Brendan Bullock, photography On October 2, from 5:30 to 8 p.m., Maine Farmland Trust Gallery in Belfast will be hosting an opening for two new photo exhibits, which share the common theme of documenting hunger relief efforts in Maine. On the ground floor, the gallery will be showing “Feeding Maine: Growing Access to Good Food.” This exhibit features […]

Paintings of Elizabeth Fox at Walsh Gallery

Elizabeth Fox, Out the Woods, 11-1/2” x 24-1/8”, oil on panel Dowling Walsh Gallery in Rockland is hosting one show for the month of October: the paintings of Elizabeth Fox. With their muted color palette and deceptively straightforward style, Fox’s tautly rendered mini-dramas are rich with nuance and biting social commentary. An opening reception takes […]

Don Gorvett Opening + Artist Talk

A first-time exhibition of paintings from Don Gorvett’s personal collection are on exhibit at Black Bear Fine Arts in Perkins Cove, Ogunquit through October 15 with opening reception and artist talk on Friday, October 9 from 5 to 7:30 p.m. These paintings are a record of Don Gorvett’s years of painting outside in locations such as Gloucester MA and Ogunquit. This collection defines a time prior to […]