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  • Published
    May 25, 2017

    ‘Paperwork’ opens Yvette Torres Fine Art

    Yvette Torres Fine Art will open for the season with a new exhibit, “Paperwork,” on Saturday, May 27. It will include the work of six Maine artists — Anne Ayvaliotis, Barbara Brady, Kris Johnson, Frances Kidder, Diane Langley and Carol Sloane. An artists reception will be held Friday, June 2, from 5 to 8 p.m. “Paperwork” will run through June 25. For more information, call 332-4014 or visit yvettetorresfineart.com...

  • Published
    May 25, 2017

    Exploring the art of altered books

    Rockland Pen Bay Medical Center and Waldo County general Hospital’s Journey to Health programming offers a three-session course in the art of altered books. The classes will meet Mondays, June 5 through 19, from 5:15 to 7 p.m. at Rockland Congregational Church, 180 Limerock St. Altering books is about taking an old book and making it into something new. There is no right or wrong; the pages are there to re-create ...

  • Published
    May 25, 2017

    Fundraising show at The Art Loft

    During the First Friday Art Walk June 2 from 5 to 8 p.m., The Art Loft will be showing a body of work by one of its co-founders, Paula Apro. The “Blurring the Lines” show explores the fine line between reality and fantasy … and illustrates how that line is often blurred. Viewers will have a hard time believing their eyes when they learn that all of the work on display is exactly as it was shot. No digital ...

  • Published
    May 25, 2017

    CMCA receives major donation from Camden National

    The Center for Maine Contemporary Art has received a donation from Camden National Bank of $10,000 in support of CMCA’s capital campaign. To date, CMCA has raised more than $4.3 million towards its campaign goal of $5.2 million. The capital campaign has made possible CMCA's spectacular new building at 21 Winter St., designed by internationally recognized architect Toshiko Mori. "As a community bank, Camden ...

  • Published
    May 24, 2017

    First Fridays at the Farnsworth return

    For the eight consecutive year, First National Bank is sponsoring First Fridays at the Farnsworth. First Fridays from June through October, the downtown Farnsworth Art Museum will open its galleries free of charge to the public from 5 to 8 p.m. The 2017 First Fridays at the Farnsworth dates, part of the Arts in Rockland First Friday Art Walks, are June 2, July 7, Aug. 4, Sept. 1 and Oct. 6. The Farnsworth Art ...

  • Published
    May 23, 2017

    Encaustic workshop at the Farnsworth

    The Farnsworth Art Museum will hold a workshop on encaustic painting Friday, June 2, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Led by artist E. Kendra Denny, the workshop will take place at the museum’s Gamble Education Center on the corner of Grace and Union streets. Participants in this workshop will learn a broad range of approaches for the ancient tradition of encaustic, or hot wax painting, through demos on various tools and ...

  • Published
    May 22, 2017

    ‘Pop Photographica’ pops up in Rockport

    Daile Kaplan will present her “Pop Photographica,” a collection of three-dimensional photo objects, Friday, June 2, at 7 p.m. at the Rockport Opera House, 6 Central St. This free event is open to everyone and is put on by Maine Media Workshops and Rockport Public Library. Photography is a jubilant and disparate mix of every conceivable combination of elements: high and low art; finery and kitsch; private memories ...

  • Published
    May 22, 2017

    Free museum admission for cardholders

    On the first full weekend of every month, Bank of America and Merrill Lynch cardholders enjoy free admission to more than 150 museums, in 33 states, nationwide. People who are traveling and want to check out if the city they are visiting has a participating museum can use the Museums on Us mobile phone app. The Farnsworth Art Museum in Rockland and Portland Museum of Art are the Maine participants. Customers must ...

  • Published
    May 19, 2017

    Mars Hall holds summer sneak peek for holiday weekend

    Mars Hall Gallery, 621 Port Clyde Road (Route 131) will celebrate the holiday weekend as part of "St. George Sales into Summer." The annual event will preview the 2017 season Saturday and Sunday, May 27 and 28, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Memorial Day through Friday, June 16, the gallery will be open by appointment only. The show offers an eclectic mix of paintings by watercolorists Leo Brooks, Nat Lewis, Greg Mort, ...

  • Published
    May 19, 2017

    New Era Galley opens with works created during winter

    New Era Gallery, 60 Main St., will open for the 2017 season Saturday May 27, with a reception from 5 to 7 p.m. Its first exhibition, “Spring !,” is open to all gallery artists, featuring new works created during the winter months, and those that embrace the new season. Pictured is an oil on canvas entitled “Spring, Drinking Place Brook” by Elaine Austin Crossman. Gallery hours through early June are Tuesday ...


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