Category Archives: Rockland

Art Space Gallery Seeks New Members for 2016 Season!

Art Space Gallery Artists, 2015 Art Space Gallery, an artist-run, cooperative gallery in Rockland, is currently seeking new members for the 2016 season. Application deadline is February 13. The jury date is February 20. Art Space Gallery is located at 342 Main Street in the heart of Rockland, just steps from the Farnsworth Museum and […]

“About Buildings” Opens at Farnsworth Art Museum on Feb. 13

Elevation view (blueprint) for the Farnsworth Art Museum, c1948 On Saturday, February 13, the Farnsworth Art Museum in Rockland will open an exhibition of works focusing on buildings and the built environment. The exhibition of paintings, prints, three-dimensional work, maps and photographs will be on display in the museum’s Library Gallery through January 8, 2017. […]

CMCA Announces Open Call for 2016 Biennial

The Center for Maine Contemporary Art (CMCA) is pleased to announce an open call for submissions for the 2016 CMCA Biennial Exhibition. Submissions will be accepted online through the CMCA website from January 4 through April 4, 2016. The CMCA Biennial is an open juried competition for artists at all stages of their career who have […]

Dec. 5 + 12 = ArtLab for All Ages Workshops

The Center for Maine Contemporary Art (CMCA) invites you to participate in two December ArtLab explorations. Teaching artist, Alexis Iammarino offers Pattern and Ornament on Paper at the Rockland Recreation Center on Saturday, December 5, from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. We welcome all ages to experiment with and develop their own ornament and patterning styles on paper. From the clothing we wear […]

“Pairings” Photography Exhibit Opens Nov. 6 at CMCA

Benjamin Rush, “Fuel Pumps,” Lambda c-print “Pairings: Selections from the Bruce Brown Photography Collection” organized by the Center for Maine Contemporary Art (CMCA) will open November 6 at a temporary exhibition venue at the Dowling Walsh Gallery, 365 Main Street, Rockland. The public is invited to a free reception and gallery talk on Saturday, November 14 from […]

Farnsworth’s First Friday Film is “Paul Taylor: Creative Domain”

On Friday, November 6, the Farnsworth Art Museum and the Strand Theatre in Rockland will present a First Friday Film entitled “Paul Taylor: Creative Domain.” The film will take place at 5:30 p.m. at the Strand Theatre. Among the most acclaimed choreographers in American history, Paul Taylor has been reinventing the roles of music, movement […]

Purple Lobsters at Black Hole Gallery through Oct. 31

Orlando Johnson with purple lobsters Along with many businesses in Rockland, in observance of October as Domestic Violence Awareness Month, Black Hole is displaying purple in its window in support of New Hope for Women’s work to end domestic violence, dating violence, and stalking. Artist Orlando Johnson has created a ‘quartet’ of his iconic lobsters in purple, […]

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, […]

“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 […]