Category Archives: Rockland

Art Space Gallery first opening reception of the season

Art Space Gallery invites you to the first opening reception of this season on Friday May 6th from 5 to 8pm. This reception will introduce the six new Maine artists in our front room, Obrianna Cornelius, Nancy Tang, Michelle Walker, Melissa Van der Burg, Sylvia Murdock, and Perkins Studios. Obrianna Cornelius specializes in colorful watercolor […]

Landing Gallery Seasonal Invitational this Friday

“October Surf, View to Monhegn from Marshall Point, Port Clyde, Maine” oil/linen, 16” x 24”, $950, by Sarah Faragher Please join us in the gallery for fun and refreshments at our first, artists’ reception opening of the year, this Friday, from 5-8PM.  Our new location is on Main St. in Rockland and we look forward […]

Georges River Watershed-Inspired Shows Open First Friday at Caldbeck

“Levensellar from Lawry Pond” by Nancy Glassman Two exhibits inspired by the beauty of the Georges River Watershed will open on Friday, May 6 at Caldbeck Gallery in Rockland. Nancy Glassman’s show, “My Studio in the Watershed” and George Mason’s “A Year in the Watershed” will kick off with an opening reception on May 6 […]

“Stories of the Land” concludes May 15 with Program + Reception

On April 28, the Farnsworth Art Museum opened the first of three public school art exhibitions on the Midcoast. Under the umbrella of “Stories of the Land and Its People: An Arts-Integrated School Initiative for Midcoast Maine,” a collaboration between the museum and eight schools, the first exhibition opened at the Camden Rockport Middle School as […]

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, […]

Deadline Approaching to Submit to the CMCA 2016 Biennial

Interior view of the main gallery under construction at CMCA in Rockland The Center for Maine Contemporary Art (CMCA) in Rockland will continue to accept online submissions for the 2016 CMCA Biennial Exhibition until midnight, April 4, 2016, through the CMCA website. The CMCA Biennial is an open juried competition for artists at all stages of their career […]

CMCA Announces Opening Date for New Building in Rockland

Interior view of the new building under construction. The Center for Maine Contemporary Art (CMCA) announced that it will open its new building, designed by internationally acclaimed architect Toshiko Mori, on Sunday, June 26, 2016. The public opening celebration will begin with a ribbon-cutting ceremony, with CMCA board chair Charlotte Dixon and director Suzette McAvoy […]

March {Mapping} Madness ArtLab for All Ages

The Center for Maine Contemporary Art (CMCA) invites you to create and experiment with March {Mapping} Madness on Saturday, March 5, 2016 from 2-4 p.m. at CMCA’s temporary South End location, 218 Main Street, Rockland. Dreaming of far off equatorial destinations? Arctic/Antarctic explorations? Imaginary travels in your own backyard? Choose your own adventure with a mystery bag […]

CRAFT Gallery announces Craft Apprenticeship Program

CRAFT Gallery in Rockland announces the inaugural 2016 Craft Apprenticeship Program (CAP). Gallery owner Barbara Michelena was honored to be one of three jurors who selected the recipients. The Maine Crafts Association in partnership with the Maine Arts Commission implemented the new statewide program offered to contemporary craft artists with Maine connections. The program supports […]