Category Archives: Belfast

Home Grown: an exhibit about Farming Families at MFT Gallery

Maine Farmland Trust Gallery is exhibiting black and white photographs, paintings, mixed media works and an artist book which all tie together around the common theme of farming families in Maine., through May 30. On the ground floor is a photographic documentary by Collin Howell who, over the course of three years, became a frequent […]

Art Salon: Keen Observation

On Thursday, May 5, Waterfall Arts will hold an art salon as part of its current open call show, Keen Observation. All are invited to attend and discuss how closely observing a subject effects the creative and art making process. Salon, from the French word salon (a living room or parlor), means a gathering for conversation and […]

“Young Artists’ Gallery Takeover” at Waterfall Arts March 4

Nick Kelley’s “D from Alphabet series” As part of national Youth Arts Month and Arts Advocacy Day this March, Waterfall Arts in Belfast will fill its Clifford and Corridor Galleries with artwork by young people. The show, “Young Artists’ Gallery Takeover” will open with a public reception for the artists on Friday, March 4 from […]

Farmland Trust Gallery Presents Frost’s “The Faces of Farms”

Photography of a Belted Galloway by Catherine Frost Throughout 2015, photographer Catherine Frost travelled to Maine farms all across the state, visiting those with their own special livestock. From alpaca to water buffalo to turkeys and rare breeds of horses, each month showcased new faces. The best photographs will be featured in a show at the Maine […]

Small Works Holiday Show at Maine Farmland Trust Gallery

MFT Gallery’s yearly small works show is featuring many new artists from all over the state this year. The resulting exhibit is a cheerful collection of landscapes, figurative work, and more abstracted imagery related to our rural culture. Artists included in this show are: Katherine Churchill, Julie Crane, Julie Cyr, Lisa Dellwo, Maureen Egan, Lindsay […]

Talcott to Give Artist Talk + Free Woodcut Demo at Waterfall Arts

Julia Talcott’s “Front Street Shipyard,” woodcut On Wednesday, October 21, artist Julia Talcott will talk about her work, inspiration and printing making techniques at Waterfall Arts. Talcott’s work is part of the Resident Printmakers Exhibit currently on display in the Corridor Gallery. The talk begins at 7 pm at 256 High Street in Belfast. All […]

Rave Reviews for Kimberly Callas

“The Beekeeper’s Wife” by Kimberly Callas Kimberly Callas is pleased to announce that her work is featured in this month’s “Art New England” and “Maine Boats and Harbor Magazine.” “Art New England” called The Beekeeper’s Wife “Unforgettable!” Callas was part of  an open studio Cultivate: Belfast Area Farm and Art Fall Tour over Columbus Day weekend. The Tour featured open studios and farms […]

Bett’s Gallery Shows “Art of the Line”

Sharpie drawing by Bridget Matros Betts Gallery in Belfast is pleased to announce the opening of “Art of the Line,” an exhibition of drawing, illustration, and architectural works by four local artists. Works include powerful figure drawings by Mike Fletcher; detailed and precise architectural plans by Larason Guthrie; intricate multicolored Sharpie drawings by Bridget Matros; […]