200 Years of Farming: A Bicentennial Celebration
July 13 - October 2
In celebration of Maine’s Bicentennial, this show focuses on the history, practices, triumphs, and challenges of farming in Maine over the last 200 years–from Indigenous farming and early homesteading to dairy, potatoes, blueberries, the local food movement, and present day changes and challenges. This exhibit will encompass a wide range of media to depict the rich history of farming in Maine.
Opening reception Friday, July 24, 2020, in conjunction with Belfast Fourth Friday Art Walk, 5:30- 8 pm, with artist talks at 5:30 pm.