ArtinMe. is a state-wide juried art exhibition presenting a fresh and selective look at the art being done in Maine today.

Entries are due Tuesday and Wednesday, Oct. 12 and 13, between 9 a.m. and noon at the Boothbay Region Art Foundation, 1 Townsend Ave. Jurors will be Philip Isaacson, art critic and writer for the Maine Sunday Telegram; and Dennis Gleason, owner of Gleason Galleries in Portland and Boothbay Harbor. The show will run Oct. 15 through Nov. 16 with a reception Saturday, Oct. 16 from 5 to 7 p.m.

Maximum two-dimensional art dimensions in any direction is 4.5 feet including frame. All pieces must be ready to hang and presentable. Limits for sculpture are 50 pounds and three feet in any direction. Sculpture must be able to fit through the gallery doorway, and sculptors must supply their own pedestal.

Artists must hand-deliver all art. All artists must have a Maine address. Limit is two pieces per artist. Entry fee per piece is $15, $10 for BRAF members.

Judges have the right to refuse any piece not fitting the criteria of the show as they understand it, which is: A fresh and selective look at the art being done in Maine today showing originality and skill in the painting, drawing and sculpture media.

Boothbay Region Art Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to the visual arts. For more information, call 633-2703 or visit

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