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POW! Comic Book Inspired Art Show

POW! Comic Book Inspired Art Show

Artists responded to a call for art showing their original comics as well as artwork inspired by comics. POW! features the work of over 34 artists from across Maine and beyond, highlighting the different ways they incorporate comics into their art; from comic-inspired art to more traditional comic book art pages. The public is invited to attend the opening reception and meet the artists on Friday, September 8 from 5-7pm. The exhibition is on view September 8 – October 21, 2017.

CSA II @ Maine Farmland Trust Gallery

CSA II @ Maine Farmland Trust Gallery

Maine Farmland Trust, in partnership with the Harlow Gallery/Kennebec Vallery Art Association, present CSA II – one of three exhibitions of work by 13 Maine artists who have been partnered with CSA (Community Supported Agriculture) farms throughout the 2017 growing season. Meet the artists and farmers at the opening reception on Friday, September 22, from 5-8pm with a gallery talk at 5pm. Maine Farmland Trust is located at 97 Main Street in Belfast; the exhibition is on view from September 22 through November 10, 2017.

Harlow 2.0: Debut Show at 100 Water St.

Harlow 2.0: Debut Show at 100 Water St.

Kennebec Valley Art Association and Harlow Gallery present “Harlow 2.0”, the debut art exhibition at the new location at 100 Water Street, in downtown Hallowell. Come see the new location filled with work by local artists, representing a range of genres and media. “Harlow 2.0” is on view September 23 through November 4, 2017. Hours are Thursday through Saturday noon-6pm.

CSA II @ Harlow Gallery

CSA II @ Harlow Gallery

Harlow Gallery presents an exhibition of work by 13 Maine artists who have been partnered with 13 Maine CSA (Community Supported Agriculture) farms throughout the 2017 growing season. Meet the artists and farmers at the opening reception Friday, October 27 from 5-7pm. The exhibit is on view October 27-December 2, 2017.

CSA II @ Engine

CSA II @ Engine

In partnership with Engine, the Harlow Gallery/KVAA present an exhibition of work by 13 Maine artists who have been partnered with 13 Maine CSA (Community Supported Agriculture) farms throughout the 2017 growing season. Meet the artists and farmers at the opening reception Friday, November 10 (time TBA). The exhibition is on view at 128 Main Street in Biddeford from November 10 through December 16, 2017.

SECOND SUNDAY: Colored Pencil

SECOND SUNDAY: Colored Pencil

On Sunday, November 15, from 2-4pm the Harlow Gallery hosts The Art of Colored Pencil, a SECOND SUNDAY event, lead by Janice Norton. This event teaches participants how to use colored pencils in different ways, to achieve new levels of depth and feeling. Discover how to layer colors, add different types of pencils and mediums to create texture, depth, and liveliness. Colored pencils are an exciting medium; using them takes time and patience, but the result is very rewarding. This event is free and open to all ages and experience levels. No registration necessary.

Call for Art: SQUARE

Call for Art: SQUARE

Harlow Gallery invites Maine’s fine artists and craftsmen to participate in “SQUARE”, a fundraiser exhibition of local fine art and craft, on view December 6-16, 2017. Non-member artists may each submit two works of art, while current members of the Harlow Gallery may submit three works of art. All sales will be split 50/50 with the Gallery; proceeds from this fundraiser will support gallery programs in 2018. You do not need to be a member to participate, and the show is not juried. Dropoff: December 1-2, 12-6pm.

SECOND SUNDAYS: Ken Linaberry Memorial Beading

SECOND SUNDAYS: Ken Linaberry Memorial Beading

On Sunday, December 10, from 2-4pm the Harlow Gallery will honor the memory of the late Ken Linaberry with a memorial beading session, a SECOND SUNDAY event lead by Tonya Gorman. Participants will have the opportunity to use beads from his collection which were kindly donated to the Gallery. This Second Sunday session will feature a demo of simple beading tools, supplies and techniques. This beading session is also great chance to create handmade gifts in time for the holidays. This event is free and open to all ages and experience levels. No registration necessary.

Call for Art: Holiday Members’ Show & Sale

Call for Art: Holiday Members’ Show & Sale

Harlow Gallery artist members are invited to submit one piece of art for the Annual Holiday Members’ Art Show and Sale which is on view December 20, 2017 – January 20, 2018. Patrons can buy work off the wall and take it home the same day. If your work is sold we’ll call you and you can bring in new work to replace the one that sold! All media welcome. One work of art per member. Dropoff work: Sunday, December 17, 12-4pm.

CALL FOR ARTISTS: Documenting Hallowell

CALL FOR ARTISTS: Documenting Hallowell

The Harlow Gallery invites Maine artists to participate in a project documenting downtown Hallowell before, during and after the major Water Street reconstruction project planned for 2018. Artists are invited to Hallowell to create work documenting the city’s changing streetscape over the next two years. The project will culminate in an art exhibition in 2019.