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Barbara Prey: 20 IN 2020 Celebrating 2 Decades

Barbara Prey Projects Port Clyde

July 15-Sept 7. Celebrating 20 years of Barbara Prey Projects, this exhibition showcases the virtuosic hand of world-renowned artist Barbara Prey who has painted powerful views of her surroundings for forty years. 20 IN 2020 Celebrating 2 Decades features never before seen monumental paintings highlighting her distinct American vision. The New York Times writes, “Prey is going where icons like Rauschenberg and Warhol have gone before”. A key figure in American painting, her work is included in major public collections […]

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Two Open Gardens in Searsport

ME

Two gardens will be featured on the July 17 Belfast Garden Club’s Open Garden Day. Both are in Searsport, a 5-minute walk apart, at 15 Water St. and 5 Elm St. They will be open from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm, rain or shine. Jim Rose rebuilt his garden at 15 Water St. a year and a half ago, after repositioning his driveway, removing most of the lawn, adding a deck, and finishing renovations to his 185-year-old house. Originally from […]

$5

Thomaston Place Auction Galleries 2020 July Auction Weekend

Thomaston Place Auction Galleries 51 Atlantic Highway, Thomaston

Thomaston Place Auction Galleries will kick-off summer with a July 18 & 19 feature sale starting at 11:00 that will include a bounty of important art, one-of-a-kind rarities, and extraordinary decorative objects. In light of Covid-19, this will be conducted as a LIVE VIRTUAL AUCTION, with bidding available via telephone, absentee and three internet platforms. The auction can be viewed in real time on ThomastonLive, LiveAuctioneers.com and Invaluable.com. Please visit www.live.thomastonauction.com to view lots and to register for online bidding, […]

English-Style Perennial Garden Open to Public

66 Church Street, Belfast 66 Church Street, Belfast

Visit a classic, well-loved Belfast garden at the July 24 Belfast Garden Club’s Open Garden Day. Anna Strickland and Edward Earle’s garden at 66 Church St. will be open 10:00am to 4:00pm, rain or shine. Admission is $5. Masks and physical distancing will be required; hand sanitizer will be available.   Muriel Krakar created the garden 40 years ago, and it has been included in many fundraisers over the years. Strickland and Earle consider themselves to be stewards of the […]

$5

Taming of the Shrew – Ten Bucks Theatre

Hirundo Wildlife Refuge 1107 West Old Town Road, Old Town

The Taming of the Shrew By William Shakespeare Directed by Amy Roeder July 25-26, 6 PM: Hirundo Wildlife Refuge, Old Town Sponsored by H & R Block of Bucksport and Ellsworth Per Covid-19 Restrictions All Tickets for Indian Trail Park and Hirundo Must Be Purchased Online All Shows Start at 6PM Limited to 50 Tickets Each Performance Per State of Maine Social Distancing Guidelines ~ Masks Required for All Audience Members For Complete Covid-19 Restrictions Please Visit Our Website. For […]

$15

Jane Herbert a Solo Exhibition of Paintings

Richard Boyd Art Gallery 15 Epps Street, Portland

(Portland, ME) Richard Boyd Art Gallery is pleased to announce the opening of a solo exhibition of paintings by noted artist Jane Herbert on August 1 at 10 a.m. A year-round resident of Damariscotta, Maine Jane’s traditional style paintings capture the picturesque landscapes and charm of her seaside village community. Her current series of paintings are a visual expression of life along the coast and reveal her observations of the beautiful but rugged coast of Maine. Jane’s paintings are widely […]

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Rooftop REcharge REVAMPED

ME

Join us virtually this year to support Girls on the Run - Maine! Our 4th Annual Rooftop REcharge REVAMPED will be held on Thursday, August 6th. Grab your workout buddies and form a team of 5 or 10 to join in the fun OR sign up as an individual. Dynamics Fitness & Performance will lead us in a 45-minute team style virtual bootcamp competition (don’t worry, it’s a friendly competition!). Each participant will also include a race day package with […]

$30 – $500

Mother-Daughter: Two Generations

Barbara Prey Projects Port Clyde

Barbara Prey Projects is pleased to celebrate their 20th season with Mother Daughter: Two Generations featuring the power-duo of mother and daughter Peggy Joubert Ernst and celebrated artist Barbara Ernst Prey. Barbara Prey is an internationally acclaimed artist famous for her large-scale watercolors and keen eye for the American landscape. Her paintings are included in major public collections including The National Gallery of Art, The White House, The Brooklyn Museum, the Smithsonian American Art Museum, The Kennedy Space Center and […]

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From a Woman’s Perspective September 1–29

Richard Boyd Art Gallery 15 Epps Street, Portland

For the past five years, during the month of September, Richard Boyd Art Gallery has installed an annual exhibition of paintings and sculpture created by women artists to commemorate Women’s Equality Day as designated by a Joint Resolution of Congress on August 26, 1971. The exhibit demonstrates our ongoing support of women’s equality and our hope for equality for all mankind.   Creating visual art gives women another voice, a way to express their true feelings about daily life and […]

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