Please find below a list of photography exhibits in the state of Maine for October 2019 (sorry I’m a bit late!). For Boston and greater New England, I recommend the What Will You Remember blog for exhibit lists and reviews (here is October’s post). If you have an exhibit you’d like me to publicize please let me know as well.
The Caldbeck Gallery in Rockland has what looks to be an excellent new exhibition that will be up until October 26th. The exhibition is titled “Seven Photographers” and features the work of John Goodman, Koichiro Kurita, Dirk McDonnell, Ni Rong, Jan Rosenbaum, Allison V. Smith and Todd Watts.
The Barn Gallery in Ogunquit has a new exhibition up featuring the work of photographer Dave Wade (along with abstract painter Jeffrey Fitzgerald), and the exhibition extends until October 14th.
The Holocaust and Human Rights Center of Maine is exhibiting Patrisha McLean’s “Finding Our Voices: Breaking the Silence of Domestic Abuse” through December 13th.
The Ogunquit Museum of American Art has the first ever (!) solo museum exhibition of the work of Cig Harvey, in an exhibition that extends until October 31st with a lecture on October 13th.
The Thos. Moser Gallery in Freeport (of handmade furniture fame) is exhibiting the work of a group of photographers in an exhibition that extends until December. Besides myself, photographers also include Gifford Ewing, Nina Fuller, Lynn Karlin, Olga Merrill, Sarah Szwajkos, Joyce Tenneson, David Wade, Amy Wilton, Mary Woodman, and Jane Yudelman.
The Courthouse Gallery in Ellsworth has their next set of exhibitions coming up, including Jeffrey Becton’s photographic montage work. The exhibitions extend until October 15th.
The Maine Museum of Photographic Arts is exhibiting the work and collection of Barbara Morris Goodbody through October 30th at the USM Glickman Library. It looks to be a wonderful show and I look forward to checking it out.
A new exhibition by Sean Alonzo Harris, entitled “I Am Not a Stranger”, opened last month at The Colby Museum of Art and extends through December 15th.
Cove Street Arts, a new space at 71 Cove Street in Portland, has an exhibition of photography entitled “Enduring Grace” up through November 16th, featuring the photographs of Meredith Kennedy and David Caras.
The Bowdoin College Museum of Art has one exhibition in October with photography, entitled “Art Purposes: Object Lessons for the Liberal Arts”. The exhibition extends until November 10th, 2019.
The Maine Farmland Trust is having their 20th Anniversary Retrospective Exhibit through November 1st at their Belfast gallery, and includes the work of photographers such as Lynn Karlin, Lily Piel, Jacinda Martinez, Bridget Besaw, and Amy Claire.