A pairing of antiquities and contemporary art
In this eighth rendition of the Accord theme, furniture and objects have been chosen from antiques businesses between Portsmouth, New Hampshire and Portland, Maine and paired with contemporary art by selected New England artists. Thomas B. Johnson, director of the Victoria Mansion in Portland co-curated this exhibition with gallery curator Mary Harding. The exhibition emphasizes that good design and craftsmanship transcends through the centuries.
Exhibiting Artists Include: Leon Anderson / Robert Baart / Donald Beal / Peter Bennett / Peter Brown / Robin Cody / Corey Daniels / Arthur DiMambro / Kate Doyle / Grant Drumheller / Kate Emlen / Rick Fox / Tom Glover / George Lloyd / Frederick Lynch / Elizabeth Mayor / Celia Pearson / Lincoln Perry / Noriko Sakanishi / Gail Spaien ‘ Alice Spencer / Lori Tremblay / Susan Wahlrab / Don Williams
Participating Businesses: The Antiquarium, Portsmouth / Bell Farm Antiques, York / Peggy Carboni Antiques, Wells / Corey Daniels Gallery, Wells / R. Jorgensen Antiques, Wells / Manko American Folk Art, Moody / Hap Moore Antiques Auctions, York / W.M. Schwind,Jr., Yarmouth / Bob Withington Antiques, York / The York Antiques Gallery, York / Smith-Zukas Antiques, Wells
Ceramic artist Maureen Mills’ new work in clay reveals a process that relates surface design to transitional language. She is the chair of the Ceramics Department at the New Hampshire Institute of Art in Manchester and the author of Surface Design for Ceramics.
*Gallery talk by Maureen Mills on Sunday, September 16th at 3pm.
Exhibitions sponsored by The Law Office of Lisa E. Roche, P.A. / Specializing in Estate Planning and Administration