The downtown Mulford Collectors Gallery has announced that its current show, “Elemental” by Mimo Gordon Riley, will have a new home at the Newport Museum of Art Sept. 4 until Jan. 2 as part of a three-person exhibition titled “Abstract and Realism.” “Elemental” will remain on view at Mulford through Wednesday, Aug. 4.

These acclaimed oil-on-canvas paintings are keenly observed, highly patterned graphic representations of trees and leaves and are highly prized by her many fans and collectors. This body of work will continue to available for sale from the gallery or its Web site for delivery after the Newport Museum of Art closes.

Summer hours at Mulford are Tuesdays through Saturdays from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. (to 7 p.m. Thursdays), Sundays from noon to 3 p.m. and by appointment. For more information, call 594-4775 or visit

VillageSoup Art/Entertainment Editor Dagney Ernest can be reached at 207-594-4401 or by e-mail to