Current Events

Rocks & Eggs: Tom Gaines and Gail Savitz

Rocks & Eggs: Tom Gaines and Gail Savitz

In the exhibition “Rocks & Eggs”, Tom Gaines’ rock-inspired series of oil paintings are paired with Gail Savitz’ series of ceramics egg forms. On View July 29 – September 3.

Fine Print: Text-Inspired Art Exhibit

Fine Print: Text-Inspired Art Exhibit

44 Maine artists are featured in Fine Print, showing how their work is inspired by or integrates typography, script or text. The exhibition is on view September 9 – October, 2016 with an opening reception on Friday, September 9, from 5-8pm.

Call for Artists and Farmers: CSA II

Call for Artists and Farmers: CSA II

We are seeking 10 Maine artists to participate in CSA II to be paired with 10 Maine farms. Deadline for applications is September 1, 2016 at 11PM.

SECOND SUNDAYS: Incredible Paper Cuts

SECOND SUNDAYS: Incredible Paper Cuts

All are invited to participate in August’s Second Sunday event, “Paper + Scissors = Incredible Paper Cuts” which takes place Sunday, September 11, from 2-4pm and is lead by Leslie A. Miller. Paper cuts are made by young and old almost all over the world. During this 2 hour event participants will investigate many forms of this craft and try various tools and papers.

KVAA & HHRC Present “America’s 14th Amendment” Exhibit

KVAA & HHRC Present “America’s 14th Amendment” Exhibit

The Kennebec Valley Art Association (KVAA) in partnership with The Holocaust and Human Rights Center of Maine (HHRC) present “Equal Protection of the Laws: America’s Fourteenth Amendment”, an art exhibition which contemplates the importance of the 14th Amendment. This exhibition is on view September 22 – December 16, 2016 at Michael Klahr Center on campus at the University of Maine at Augusta.

Harlow News

Congratulations to Our Art Raffle Winner!

Congratulations to Our Art Raffle Winner!

15 August, 2016

Congratulations to Karen Simpson, whose name was drawn as the winner of our art raffle fundraiser! Karen won a custom painting by Hallowell artist Chris Cart.

Out in the Community

CLOSED. Call For Art: America’s 14th Amendment

CLOSED. Call For Art: America’s 14th Amendment

22 July, 2016

The Harlow Gallery in partnership with The Holocaust and Human Rights Center of Maine (HHRC) invite submissions to “Equal Protection of the Laws: America’s Fourteenth Amendment”, an art exhibition at the Michael Klahr Center on campus at UMA September 22 through December 16, 2016. Submission deadline is August 1, 2016 at 11pm.

Ongoing Programs

The Bookey Readings
Ongoing
March 23, 2016

The Bookey Readings

The Harlow Gallery is the perfect setting to experience the spoken word at its very best!

Figure Drawing
Ongoing
October 1, 2015

Figure Drawing

Figure Drawing Group meets at the Harlow Gallery most Sundays 7-9 pm, $8 fee per artist.

Member Announcements

Many KVAA Members Participating in Gardiner Artwalk 8/5

Many KVAA Members Participating in Gardiner Artwalk 8/5

Many artist members of KVAA/Harlow Gallery are included in the lineup of participatnts in the next Gardiner Artwalk on Friday, August 5th from 5:30-8. Original art made by dozens of local artists will be available for sale in a variety of individual and group exhibitions.

Community Opportunities

Call for Clay Artists

Call for Clay Artists

DEADLINE: 8/11/16

Common Street Arts in conjunction with Maine Crafts Association will present work by selected ceramic artists for the exhibition, Clay Arts: Form & Function opening September 30, 2016. Artists 18 years and older, with ties to Maine are encouraged to submit their work.

Thank you for supporting the Arts!

Summit Natural Gas of Maine, $1,000 Season Sponsor
June 2, 2016

Summit Natural Gas of Maine, $1,000 Season Sponsor

Summit Natural Gas is a Maine company, staffed largely by Maine people. It provides natural gas to residents and businesses of all sizes in the Kennebec Valley and in the towns of Cumberland, Yarmouth and Falmouth.

Levey, Wagley & Putman, $500 Sponsor in 2016
May 3, 2016

Levey, Wagley & Putman, $500 Sponsor in 2016

Levey, Wagley & Putman, P.A. is a full service law firm in Winthrop, Maine, serving Maine people and businesses, with a focus on elder law, estate planning, probate and special needs trusts.

Eaton Peabody, $500 Sponsor in 2016
April 5, 2016

Eaton Peabody, $500 Sponsor in 2016

Eaton Peabody is a Maine-based law firm with more than 40 attorneys serving New England and Atlantic Canada from offices in Augusta, Bangor, Brunswick, Ellsworth and Portland.

Scrummy Afters Candy Shoppe, $1,000 Season Sponsor
March 30, 2016

Scrummy Afters Candy Shoppe, $1,000 Season Sponsor

“Scrum·my” = British slang for scrumptious. “Aft·ers” = Dessert; sweets. Scrummy Afters Candy Shoppe in downtown Hallowell is a sweet escape from reality where candy is second to experience.

Kents Hill School, $500 sponsor in 2016
March 4, 2016

Kents Hill School, $500 sponsor in 2016

Founded in 1824, Kents Hill School, is one of the country’s oldest co-ed secondary educational institutions with a continued commitment to the arts. (photograph by Katie Sprague, class of 2017)

Kennebec Savings Bank, $1,000 Season Sponsor
January 24, 2016

Kennebec Savings Bank, $1,000 Season Sponsor

The board, staff and membership of the Harlow Gallery truly appreciate Kennebec Savings Bank’s long-standing commitment to supporting the arts and cultural resources of central Maine.

Rosemary & Ish, Season Sponsors for 2016
January 18, 2016

Rosemary & Ish, Season Sponsors for 2016

A thousand thank yous to Rosemary & Ish for helping the Harlow Gallery connect & celebrate art, artists and community, and for supporting Higher Forms of Art in 2016. January 2016

Dead River Company, $500 sponsor in 2016
January 1, 2016

Dead River Company, $500 sponsor in 2016

Dead River Company has offices in towns and cities across New England, including right here in Hallowell. We believe it’s both a privilege and responsibility to be an active member of the communities we serve. It’s why we support hundreds of causes and continue to help local organizations like the Harlow Gallery enhance the quality of life for our neighbors.

Co-sponsors of Transforming Violence II
September 29, 2015

Co-sponsors of Transforming Violence II

Because it takes a community, “Transforming Violence II” has been made possible by co-sponsors Laflin & Wolfington Realty and Pinnacle Tree.