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.

Art Raffle: Custom Painting by Chris Cart

Art Raffle: Custom Painting by Chris Cart

Win a custom painting by Hallowell artist Chris Cart, your choice of a portrait of one or two people, or a painting of a home or business. Tickets are $25 each and only 600 will be sold.

Call For Art: America’s 14th Amendment

Call For Art: America’s 14th Amendment

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.

Bookey Readings at the Harlow: OPEN MIC

Bookey Readings at the Harlow: OPEN MIC

The Bookey Readings At The Harlow invites area poets to come and read their work at the Harlow Gallery on Friday, August 12, 2016. Doors open at 6:30pm for poets to ‘sign in’ to read, with sign up ending promptly at 7pm. All welcome!

SECOND SUNDAYS: Spacial Dynamics and Mandalas

SECOND SUNDAYS: Spacial Dynamics and Mandalas

August’s Second Sunday event, “Spacial Dynamics and Mandalas: Exploring Space in Movement and Art” takes place Sunday, August 14 from 2-4pm and is lead by Rose Swan and Jeremy Clough.

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.

Harlow News

SECOND SUNDAYS Fall 2016 Schedule Announced

SECOND SUNDAYS Fall 2016 Schedule Announced

11 July, 2016

After a another successful and inspiring year of SECOND SUNDAY events, The Harlow Gallery is pleased to announce the fall 2016 line-up of the free community art-related events.

Partners in the Arts

In support of LINC and WSC artists

In support of LINC and WSC artists

Show your support of fellow artists at LINC Wellness Center and Waterville Social Club by writing or calling members of the State Legislature's Joint Standing Committee on Health and Human Services

Out in the Community

Call For Art: America’s 14th Amendment

Call For Art: America’s 14th Amendment

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 at the Harlow

The Bookey Readings

The Bookey Readings

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

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.

Member Announcements

FOUR SEASONS 2015/2016: Twelve New England Photographs by Mark Barnette
July 22, 2016

FOUR SEASONS 2015/2016: Twelve New England Photographs by Mark Barnette

FOUR SEASONS 2015/2016, on exhibit now through August 14 at bonobo wood-fired pizza, looks back on a year of making images throughout New England in which photographer Mark Barnette sought to create authentic regional art that acknowledges, subverts, and sometimes celebrates the visual tropes he grew up with.

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.