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    June 23, 2017

    Rockwell talks at the Olson House

    Beginning on Thursday, June 29, at 4 p.m., David Rockwell, nephew of Andrew Wyeth, will be at the museum’s Olson House to share with visitors his recollections of his uncle Andrew Wyeth, the Olsons and summers in Cushing. The talks are included in Olson House admission, and will take place every Thursday afternoon in through August. Rockwell, whose father Dudley regaled visitors to the Olson House for years, has ...

  • Published
    June 23, 2017

    Gervin artist talk at Carver Hill

    Carver Hill Gallery, 338 Main St., will host an artist talk with Portland documentary/street photographer Nick Gervin Saturday, July 1. The talk will start upstairs at 1 p.m. and will last about an hour, with a Q&A to follow. Gervin will show slides and discuss his current solo show on the gallery’s second level. Gervin uses a bright flash on a Fujifilm camera, which creates a high contrast black and white image ...

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    June 23, 2017

    Winter retrospective on Monhegan

    “Reckoning with Nature: Andrew Winter at Monhegan Island” is on view through Sept. 30 at Monhegan Museum of Art & History, 1 Lighthouse Hill. The opening reception will be Sunday, July 2, from 4 to 6 p.m. Andrew Winter was an acclaimed mid-20th century artist, born in Estonia, who sailed around the world before immigrating to the United States. He ultimately made Monhegan Island his year-round home, distinguishing...

  • Published
    June 23, 2017

    Workshop of old-master methods

    Farnsworth Art Museum will offer a five-day workshop, Painting and Gilding with Suzanne Scherer and Pavel Ouporov, Monday through Friday, July 3 through 7, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily at the downtown museum’s Gamble Education Center, corner of Union and Grace streets. Artists may work in one or a variety of classic and contemporary techniques in oil, tempera or egg-oil emulsion painting. Combining historical ...

  • Published
    June 23, 2017

    Akers print show opens the month

    The public is invited to the Green Schoolhouse on the St. George peninsula to meet egg tempera and watercolor artist Gary Akers Saturday through Tuesday, July 1 through 4, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day. The Green Schoolhouse Studio is a restored one-room Finnish school located at 414 St. George Road, two miles down Route 131. Akers will present several new limited edition giclée prints, signed and numbered. ...

  • Published
    June 23, 2017

    Montpelier mounts ‘Muskets’

    Knox Museum will mount a special three-day only exhibition, “Muskets to Machine Guns,” Saturday through Monday, July 1 through 3, from noon to 4 p.m. at Montpelier, the big white house at the Route 131 turn to St. George. “Muskets to Machine Guns” is presented in partnership with the Maine Military Historical Society Museum and will exhibit an impressive cache of historic and contemporary weaponry, from the ...

  • Published
    June 20, 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 ...

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    June 20, 2017

    Siegel workshop set for Art Loft

    Suzanne Siegel of Guilford, Conn., whose work is represented in Maine by Carver Hill Gallery in Rockland and Cynthia Winings Gallery in Blue Hill, will instruct a three-day workshop at The Art Loft, the downtown nonprofit arts center at 385 Main St., Suite 9 (lobby level of Thorndike building). Siegel will share her expertise in and knowledge of acrylics and mixed media painting Saturday through Monday, July 8 ...

  • Published
    June 19, 2017

    Midcoast/D.C. connections in Moser show

    "Dedicated to Art: Corcoran Gallery of Art & George Washington University Artists in Maine” will open with a 6 to 8 p.m. reception Thursday, June 22, at the Thos. Moser showroom, 149 Main St./Route 1. The exhibit will feature 83 paintings, prints, drawings and photographs from 24 artists who have a connection to Maine and attended or taught at either the Corcoran Gallery of Art or the George Washington University....

  • Published
    June 18, 2017

    Moeller’s ‘Montmartre to Monhegan'

    The Lupine Gallery and the Island Inn are displaying Stan Moeller’s paintings of Monhegan Island and Paris, France, in the 2017 Island Inn show, “Stan Moeller: from Montmartre to Monhegan.” The public is invited to a reception for the artist Wednesday, June 28, from 2 to 4 p.m.at the Island Inn, adjacent to the wharf. Moeller has been painting and teaching oil painting workshops at Monhegan since the 1990s. His ...

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