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September Open Studio Day at Joseph A. Fiore Art Center at Rolling Acres Farm

September 30 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Artists in summer residence at Fiore Art Center share their work with the public. Studios open for viewing and visiting with the artists. Fiore Art Center and exhibit open for viewing, grounds open for walking. Live music and free ice cream.

Featured Artists:

Clif Travers: Travers grew up in the mountains near Sugarloaf. One of his current bodies of work, The Medicine Cabinets, grew from three years of interviews with people around the country. Travers asked each person: “What would you consider to be a social malady that could be easily cured by regular folk?” The resulting “cabinets” are all connected to nature and show the malady, as well as the imagined cure.

Carol Douglas: Douglas grew up on a farm and describes herself as a plein-air landscape painter whose primary interest lies in the relationship between humans and their environment.

Heather Lyon: Lyon was born on a farm in Maine. Her art practice is site responsive and she plans to create new performance work at the Fiore Art Center, “responding to this unique place where the connections between art and farming can be explored and lived.”

Rachel Alexandrou: Rachel is from Alna. Her organic gardening experience spans a decade, and she is currently completing her bachelor’s degree in sustainable horticulture at UMaine, Orono, with a minor in studio art.

Details

Date:
September 30
Time:
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Venue

Joseph A. Fiore Art Center at Rolling Acres Farm
152 Punk Point Rd.
Jefferson, ME 04348 United States
Phone:
(207) 338-6575
Website:
https://www.mainefarmlandtrust.org/public-outreach-new/jaf-art-center/