Current Exhibits

 

 

Artifact and Artifice | Jeffrey Ackerman

Spiegel Gallery

 

Hours and Days | Kathy Weinberg

Fineberg Community Room

 

Opening Reception: November 9, 2017 5pm-7pm

Exhibitions: November 9, 2017 – January 7, 2018

First Friday Art Walk: December 1, 2017, 5pm-8pm

 

 

ARTIFACT AND ARTIFICE |JEFFREY ACKERMAN

Jeffrey Ackerman was born in Queens, NY, in 1963. He attended the State University of New York at Albany and Washington University, School of Fine Arts, in St. Louis. Jeffrey lived in New York City from 1984 to 2003, when he moved to Morrill, Maine.

Primarily a painter and sculptor, Jeffrey was also trained in furniture making, wood carving, conservation and restoration. His artwork has been exhibited in New York, Germany, Maine, and Provincetown, MA.

Jeffrey’s professional experience includes museum period room installations at the Metropolitan Museum in New York, the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston, and the Museum of the City of New York, as well as projects for private residences and collections. From 1995 to 2000 he was director of the Arader Gallery in New York City, specializing in art and antiques from the 16th to the 20th centuries.

 

HOURS AND DAYS | KATHY WEINBERG

Kathy Weinberg was born in 1962, in Boston, MA. She received a BFA from Washington University, School of Fine Arts, in St. Louis, MO., then was an assistant printer at Bob Blackburn’s Printmaking Workshop in Manhattan. She lived in New York City from 1984 to 2003, spent summers in Maine through childhood, until she moved to Maine full-time in 2003.

Kathy is a painter, sculptor, and printmaker. Her artwork has been exhibited in New York, Germany, Maine, and Provincetown, MA. Her paintings were included in the 2016 CMCA Biennial.

Kathy’s profession in antique and architectural restoration includes museum period room installation projects, at the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston, the Metropolitan Museum in New York, the Museum of the City of New York, and private residences and collections. Working with antiques gives her artwork a familiarity with a historical visual language that combines with her personal artistic vision.

 

Menorahs created by Artists with a Maine Connection

Jane Banquer
Catherine Bloom
Rush Brown
Julie Cunningham
Randy Fein
Laura Fuller
Lin Lisberger
Elizabeth Louden
Jackie Melissa
Lisa Pierce
Elizabeth Ruskin
Grace Sherman
Carrie Watman
Kathy Weinberg
Scot Vonnegut

Hand-Painted and Decoupage Tables by Andrea Rouda