Category Archives: general announcements

Vivian Beer wins HGTV’s Ellen’s Design Challenge

Vivian Beer One of the Gallery at Somes Sound’s finest furniture makers/designers, Vivian Beer, won  the design challenge on the ever popular HGTV’s Ellen DeGeneres Show, “Ellen’s Design Challenge”. Beer has blown the doors wide open in the world of fine arts with her fearless combinations of industrial materials including steel, concrete and autobody paint in […]

Harlow Gallery welcomes Cassie Bouton, new gallery manager

Cassie Bouton, new gallery manager Harlow Gallery in Hallowell is pleased to welcome Cassie Bouton as the new gallery manager. Cassie will be responsible for the day-to-day management and implementation of monthly exhibitions, programs and services of the Gallery, and volunteer coordination in relationship to programming. “After spending a decade or so developing as an artist […]

Farnsworth [Collective] 2016 BASH: April Fools Circus featuring Just a Band

Just a Band will perform at Farnsworth [Collective] 2016 Bash On Friday, April 1, the Farnsworth Art Museum’s [Collective] membership group will host their 5th annual BASH. This year’s BASH will feature the Nairobi, Kenya group Just a Band: “Africa’s nerdiest hip-hop art collective.” Just a Band is known for Gorillaz-like immersive performances, creative sampling, […]

PMA Films: New Cinematic Program at Portland Museum of Art

The movie “Mustang,” plays March 3 & 6 as part of PMA Films The Portland Museum of Art (PMA) announced a new cinematic program at the museum, PMA Films, on February 12. As part of “Your Museum, Reimagined,”, the PMA’s multiyear project based on improved access and experiences with the museum’s collection, PMA Films allows […]

Acadia National Park Centennial Exhibit Call for Artists

Exhibition: June 1 to July 1, 2016 Hammond Hall – 427 Main Street, Winter Harbor, ME 04693  phone 207-963-2569 Entry Criteria: Acadia National Park Themed Artwork. Acceptance of entries is at the discretion of the Show Committee. Works may be of any media you choose. Entry form and photo or detailed plan must be submitted to Jane […]

Greenhut Galleries 2016 Shows + Opening Reception Dates

William Irvine’s “Into the Storm” is in the March Madness group show. Greenhut Galleries at 146 Middle Street in Portland lists its upcoming shows and opening receptions for 2016. For more information, please call 207-772-2693. March 3-26 “March Madness” a group show of Greenhut artists. No opening reception. April 7-30 “The Portland Show” our 8th […]