Art, Art Museums and Galleries
Maine's premier art museums, local galleries and arts activities in the Lincoln County region.
|Home to an extensive collection of works by N.C., Jamie, and Andrew Wyeth and a vibrant temporary exhibition schedule featuring contemporary art as well as more focused exhibitions of these three generations of Wyeths, and their extended circle of artist family and friends.
|The Colby Museum of art is a collecting and teaching museum owned and operated by Colby College, with a focus on American and Contemporary art. Its impressive collection features such notable Maine artists as Marsden Hartley, George Bellows, Fairfield Porter, Alex Katz and John Marin. An exceptional institution for art enthusiasts to enjoy rotating exhibitions, site-specific contemporary works by Sol Lewitt and Richard Serra, as well as highlights from the museum`s permanent collection.
|The largest and oldest public art museum in Maine, founded in 1882 by the Portland Society of Art, and located in the downtown Portland arts district. The museum is home to a collection of over 22,000 artworks and the largest collection of European art in Maine. It includes works by American artists Winslow Homer, Marsden Hartley, John Marin, Louise Nevelson, and Andrew Wyeth as well as works by Europeans Mary Cassatt, Edgar Degas, Rene Magritte, Claude Monet, Edvard Munch, Pablo Picasso, and Auguste Rodin, which encompass pivotal movements in art history. Many of the museums holdings were generously donated by Philanthropic Mainers including Charles Payson, Joan Whitney and Elizabeth Noyce.
|The Peace Gallery is a community resource where we nurture physical, mental, and creative well-being. As a life-long learning center, a performance room, a wellness center, and a gathering space. They host exhibitions, talks/discussions, workshops, music performances, and local art from veterans.
|In the center of the quaint village of Round Pond, Maine you will find an extraordinary collection of paintings by Anthony Jackovich along side the gift shoppe of findings from South East Asia. Hand selected fashion and home decor to bring the flavor of Bali, Thailand, Laos, Morocco, etc. to your home.