Calendar of Events

 
Throughout the year, the York Art Associatin hosts art exhibits, special interest groups, and lectures by noted artists, curators, and creative thinkers.  We also host a variety of special events including music, dramatic and literary performances, parties, and fundraisers.  Please check this page regularly to find out about ongoing opportunities to explore your artistic interests and interact with other members of this active creative community.

Upcoming events

    • 10 Jul 2014
    • 12:00 PM
    • 03 Aug 2014
    • 5:00 PM
    • York Art Association

    Summer Splash

    July 10 to August 3, 2014

    Member Only Show

    Show Judge & Featured Artist - Brett X. Gamache



    Show:
     Summer Splash

    Show Description: "Summer is, after all, a time when wonderful things can happen... Summer just opens the door and lets you out." - D. Caletti

    Every summer has a story. Works submitted for this show will express the spirit of the season. Artists are invited, but not required to share a favorite quotation about summer with their work. This quote may be incorporated within the work or displayed beside it. If it is to be displayed, it should be printed on a 4x6" plain card or paper. 

    Media: All Media Accepted

    Show Dates:Jul 10 to Aug 3, Thurs to  Sun, 12- 5 pm

    Opening Reception: Friday, July 11, from 5-7 pm

    For more information, please contact Show Chair, Virginia Calvo, at vcalvo@maine.rr.com

    • 01 Aug 2014
    • 13 Sep 2014
    • Moulton Park, across from York Art Association


    20th Annual Fine Arts & Crafts Event

    . OVER SIXTY 12’ x 12’ SPACES AVAILABLE

    (assigned on a first come first serve basis)

    . FINE ART AND FINE CRAFTS

    . FOOD AVAILABLE

    . FREE PARKING

    . FREE ADMISSION

    . PURCHASE PRIZES AND CASH AWARDS

    . WALK TO THE OCEAN AND TO YORK VILLAGE

    EXHIBITION POLICIES:
    All exhibited work must be the original work and design of the artist. No imports, dealers, commercial art or objects made from commercial kits are allowed. Artist reproductions/prints must be signed and numbered by the artist in limited editions and must be labeled as such. THE SHOW WILL BE HELD, RAIN OR SHINE.

    Past Exhibitors: A non-refundable $100 fee must be enclosed with your application and postmarked by August 18, 2014.

    New Exhibitors: There is a $15 non-refundable jury fee for all new artists. All new artists must submit a minimum of 3 maximum of 7 images of recent work. A current bio and résumé of relevant experiences, include website address if you have one, along with jury fee. Images can be photos or jpg images provided on disc. Each image must include artist name, medium, size and title (if applicable) of piece. Please provide a #10 self-addressed stamped envelope if you wish to have photos returned. Acceptance or rejection notice will be mailed out within 4 week of receipt. All exhibited work must be the original work and design of the artist.

    No Imports, dealers, commercial art or objects made from commercial kits are allowed. Artist reproductions/prints must be signed and numbered by the artist in limited editions and must be labeled as such.

    Deadline: August 1 2014. Please do not email jpg images. Checks may be made payable To York Art Association.

    Download 2014 Application

    YORK ART ASSOCIATION
    PO BOX 74, YORK, ME 03909
    EMAIL: artinthepark@yorkartassociation.com

    • 03 Aug 2014
    • 4:00 PM
    • 04 Aug 2014
    • 6:00 PM
    • York Art Association

    Small Works

    August 7 to September 7, 2014

    Open, Non-Juried Show



    Show:
     Small Works

    Show Description: Subject matter is open - Let your creativity flow!

    Media: All Media Accepted

    Show Dates:Aug 7 to Sept 7, Thurs to  Sun, 12- 5 pm

    Opening Reception: Friday, Aug 8, from 5-7 pm

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

    Drop Off Dates:  Sunday & Monday, Aug 3-4, 4 - 6 pm

    Pick up Date (for non-accepted art): Tuesday, Aug 5,  from 4 to 6 pm.

    Pick Up Dates:  Sunday & Monday, Sept 7-8, 4 - 6 pm

    • Open Show
    • Entry fees are non-refundable - $25 for non-members, $10 for members.
    • Artists may submit up to 4 original pieces. 
    • All works must be for sale and YAA receives a 30% commission on all sales.
    • Work must conform to YAA Hanging Guidelines.  Click here.
    • Artists submit artwork at their own risk.  YAA is not able to accept responsibility for loss or damage.
    • 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.
      • For more information, please contact Show Chair, Virginia Calvo, at vcalvo@maine.rr.com

      • 06 Aug 2014
      • 6:00 PM
      • 20 Aug 2014
      • 8:00 PM
      • York Art Association
      Improving Your Photography



      Intermediate/Advanced level class

      3 week session, Wednesday Evenings 6-8 pm
       August 6, 13, 20

      Instructor - Scott Gasperin     Cost $55.00 YAA Members $50.00   
      Growing up in northern Michigan, much like northern New England, one readily gains a rich appreciation for the natural world. Scott's images have been published in travel guides and magazines, and have been on display in many local galleries including River Tree Center for the Arts and the York Art Association. Scott teaches a variety of photography classes in local community adult education programs, conducts workshops, and works freelance and on assignment.

      Class limit 8

      Register by emailing Pat Dateo at pdateo@maine.rr.com.
      Please provide Pat with the manufacturer and model number of your camera.

      Make a check payable to York Art Association for the appropriate fee amount ($50 YAA members or $55 non members).

      Write the name of the workshop on the check.

      Send to York Art Association, PO Box 74, York Maine 03909. Attn: Pat Dateo

      Reservation will be confirmed via email upon receipt of your check.


      YAA reserves the right to cancel workshops due to insufficient interest.

      Full refund in case of cancellation by YAA

      • 07 Aug 2014
      • 12:00 PM
      • 07 Sep 2014
      • 5:00 PM
      • York Art Association

      Small Works

      August 7 to September 7, 2014

      Open, Non-Juried Show



      Show:
       Small Works

      Show Description:  Let your creativity flow!

      Media: All Media Accepted

      Show Dates:Aug 7 to Sept 7, Thurs to  Sun, 12- 5 pm

      Opening Reception: Friday, Aug 8, from 5-7 pm

      Pick Up Dates:  Sunday & Monday, Sept 7-8, 4 - 6 pm

        • If you have any questions about this show, please contact Show Chair Alice Lee Timmins at sewnmosaics@comcast.net or call (207) 704-0172

        • 08 Aug 2014
        • 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
        • York Art Association

        Small Works

        August 7 to September 7, 2014

        Open, Non-Juried Show



        Show:
         Small Works

        Show Description:  Let your creativity flow!

        Media: All Media Accepted

        Show Dates:Aug 7 to Sept 7, Thurs to  Sun, 12- 5 pm

        Opening Reception: Friday, Aug 8, from 5-7 pm

        • If you have any questions about this show, please contact Show Chair Alice Lee Timmins at sewnmosaics@comcast.net or call (207) 704-0172

        • 13 Sep 2014
        • 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
        • Moulton Park, across from York Art Association


        20th Annual Fine Arts & Crafts Event

        . OVER SIXTY 12’ x 12’ SPACES AVAILABLE

        (assigned on a first come first serve basis)

        . FINE ART AND FINE CRAFTS

        . FOOD AVAILABLE

        . FREE PARKING

        . FREE ADMISSION

        . PURCHASE PRIZES AND CASH AWARDS

        . WALK TO THE OCEAN AND TO YORK VILLAGE

        EXHIBITION POLICIES:

        All exhibited work must be the original work and design of the artist.  No Imports, dealers, commercial art or objects made from commercial kits are allowed.  Artist reproductions/prints must be signed and numbered by the artist in limited editions and must be labeled as such.

        Download 2014 Application

        For further information, please email: artinthepark@yorkartassociation.com


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