The 6th Annual Choice Art Show Opens June 10th

Saturday, June 10, Maine Art Shows starts their summer season and, continuing with tradition, opens with The 6th Annual Choice Art Show. This is the sixth year for the Choice Art Show and, as always, the art stays true to the charm and appeal of the area. Twelve artists have submitted works celebrating every aspect of Maine life. This state is incredibly diverse and all of its beauty is well represented.

Choice Art Show, 2017 – Let the Voting Begin

For the last five years Maine Art Painting and Sculpture has opened their summer season with the Choice Art Show. This year is no different. The opening reception for the 6th Annual Choice Art Show will be on Saturday, June 10th at Maine Art Shows and will help to culminate the Kennebunkport Festival week. However, we all know the Choice Show really begins May 1st.

Lyman Whitaker and Whitaker Studio – 10 Years with Maine Art

It’s been ten years since John Spain, owner of Maine Art, first saw Lyman Whitker’s copper Wind Sculptures. It’s been ten years since conversation began with Stacy Christiansen, Whitaker’s wife and business partner. It’s been ten years since the amazing kinetic sculpture garden began greeting all who visit the Kennebunks. Ten years— it is time to celebrate.

Planning Ahead – 2017 Show Schedule for Maine Art

Next summer’s show schedule is finished, and we couldn’t wait to share the excitement with all of you. Summer calendars fill up quickly, and we want to make sure you fit us in. We will do our best to keep you up to date on all the goings-on. Please add your name to our email list for reminders. We’ll keep your information private and not inundate your inbox. We look forward to seeing you soon, no matter the season.

Rebecca Kinkead – A One-Woman Show

The nationally acclaimed paintings of Rebecca Kinkead have arrived in the Kennebunks. Her love of animals, children in motion, and the outdoors is celebrated in this one-woman show at Maine Art Shows in Kennebunk. Whether you are a collector, or viewing her work for the first time, this dynamic show is an intimate step into the heart of the artist.

Holly Ready, Opens at Maine Art Shows

Maine is famous for seascapes, skies and sunlight, and no visit to the coast is complete without them. This month, Maine artist Holly Ready and Maine Art Shows celebrates all three with the upcoming show at 10 Chase Hill Road in Kennebunk. This is a one-woman show of Ready’s most recent work and features the most amazing skies of summer. We open Saturday, July 2 and run through Thursday, July 21. We will kick off the show with an Ready’s Artist Reception from 5pm – 7pm Saturday, July 2.

Just a Little Something for the Holidays

Our Small Works show opens Saturday, November 28th. We will have the entire first floor of the gallery dedicated to works that are 20” by 20” or smaller. Each make the perfect holiday gift or wonderful addition to your home as you celebrate this season. We have over twenty artists participating in this show, many of which created new works for this show specifically*.