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October Show

Phantasmagoria - Oct 9 to Nov 2

Reception - Friday, October 10 from 5 to 7 pm
Public is Welcome

Show Description - Phantasmagoria: the intersection of fantasy and reality. As Vincent Van Gogh once said: “I dream my painting and I paint my dream.” Works submitted for this show will express the psychological underpinnings of perception and representation.

"The Dream" by Henri Rousseau

- Mary Benton

Mary received a B.A. in Psychology from Lawerence University and an M.F.A. from Rhode Island School of Design. She also
attended Maine Photographic Resource Center (Fine Digital Print and Advanced Digital Artist Workshops), University of Tennessee (Photography on Fabric) and the University of Wisconsin (Fine Arts).

During the course of her career as teacher and artist Mary Benton has been of the faculties of Community College of Rhode Island, Rhode Island School of Design, Roger Williams University, Salve Regina University, St John’s University and Clark University.

Mary has participated in numerous group and solo shows and has received the following awards: Best of Show, Imago Gallery, October 2007; NISOD Teaching and Leadership Excellence Award, Austin, Texas; Who’s Who Among American Teachers, 2002; Scholar-Athlete Mentor Award, Roger Williams, 1996; Eastman Kodak Corporation Award of Merit, 1984.

Reception - Friday, October 10 from 5 to 7 pm

Pick up Date (For non-accepted art): Tuesday, October 8, from 4:00-6:00

Pick up at Closing : Sunday-Monday, November 2 & 3 from 4:00-6:00 p.m.

If you have any questions about this show, please contact Show Chair Ann McKee at amckee@bu.edu


Call for Art

The Great (Conserved) Outdoors

Photography Show

November 6 - 30

Thurs through Sunday, 12 to 5 pm

Open, Juried Show

"First Tracks" by Tom Gilmore

Show: The Great (Conserved) Outdoors

Show Description:

The Fall Photo Show is designed to encourage entrants for this show to get outside and explore the many land trusts and conservation areas around Southern Maine and bring back photos of the land, the shore, the wildlife, or their family enjoying these spaces. Photographs taken from any National/State Park or other natural and unspoiled area are also acceptable.

Juror: Tim Gaudreau

Media: Photography Only

Show Dates: November 6 - 30, Thurs to Sun, 12- 5 pm

Opening Reception: Friday, November 7, from 5-7 pm

Show Fees: $10 for members for 3 pieces. Non-refundable

Drop Off Dates: Sunday & Monday, Nov 2 - 3 from 4 - 6 pm

Pick up Date (for non-accepted art): Tuesday, Nov 4, from 4 to 6 pm.

Pick Up at Closing: Sunday & Monday, November 30 & December 1 from 4 - 6 pm

Open to Members and Non-Members

Entry fees are non-refundable - $25 for non-members, $10 for members.

Artists may submit up to 3 original pieces.

All works must be for sale and YAA receives a 30% commission on all sales.

Show agreement and label forms can be found on the YAA website (Click on SHOWS then SHOW FORMS). Forms will also be available at the gallery but completing them in advance will save time during intake. Please visit the website for hanging guidelines.

Note: Volunteers are needed to gallery sit on Thursdays and Fridays. This can be done on Sign up Genius, which will show up on your email, or at time of intake. Without volunteers the gallery cannot open on Thursdays and Fridays.

If you have any questions about this show, please contact Tom Gilmore at Tom Gilmore at tgilmore001@maine.rr.com



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Gallery Hours

Thursday - Sunday
12:00 - 5:00 pm

Gallery Location:

394 York Street (Rt. 1A)
York Harbor, ME 03909

Mailing Address:

PO Box 74
York, ME 03909





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