'Serenity - 2018' an Annual Group Exhibit of Paintings
15 Epps Street
Oil; cold wax; mixed media; watercolor and pastel
Patricia Chandler; Kevin Daley; Scarlet Kinney; Roy Perkinson
Richard Boyd Art Gallery
With so much happening during the month of November, elections, holiday gatherings, and the ever growing to do list, it's easy to become overwhelmed. Take a break, come into Richard Boyd Art Gallery for a little 'Serenity.' This annual …
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Americans Abroad, 1860–1915
7 Congress Square
Paintings
Winslow Homer, John Singer Sargent, Mary Cassatt, and more
Portland Museum of Art
Featuring magnificent works by artists such as Winslow Homer, John Singer Sargent, Mary Cassatt, and more, "Americans Abroad, 1860–1915" examines watercolors, prints, and paintings by American artists who travelled to Europe for training and inspiration in the late 19th century.
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ARTIST OWNER
609A Congress Street
Oil and watercolor
ROBERT COHEN
Congress Square Gallery
NEW ORIGINAL PAINTINGS AND PRINTS BY RN COHEN AND STAN LEIBERMAN. OUR "CLEAR THE WALLS - 40% OFF SALE" OFF SELECTED ORIGINALS CONTINUES.
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Beyond the Pedestal
7 Congress Square
Sculpture
Isamu Noguch
Portland Museum of Art
"Beyond the Pedestal: Isamu Noguchi and the Borders of Sculpture" is a rare Maine retrospective of Isamu Noguchi (1904-1988), the Japanese-American artist who became a central figure in the development of 20th-century American modernism.
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Born to lose, Live to win.
31 Forest Ave
Woodcut
Tim Wengertsman
Sanctuary Tattoo
Tim Wengertsman is a woodcut and illustration artist also known as Tim Tanker. The nickname was given to him because he is the drummer of crust punk band oiltanker. He is absolutely obsessed with making art, drawing at …
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Color and Light
568 Congress Street
Oil and acrylic on canvas
Rhonda Pearle
Bridge Gallery
Meet the artists at Bridge Gallery, the working studio/gallery of Rhonda Pearle and Gary Perlmutter. Gary is a classical realist painter, creating beautiful realistic still lifes. Rhonda is an expressive painter, using brilliant colors and moving paint strokes …
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dis[ABILITIES]
61 Pleasant Street
Photography
Rachelle Leon
Art House Picture Frames
In her latest photography series dis[ABILITIES], Rachelle Leon set out to photograph others who live with disabilities and/or illnesses, including herself. Before she embarked on this endeavor, she didnÂ’t expect to develop friendships and an extended support system. …
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Equal Parts
6 Free Street
Joanna Moyer-Battick
Pinecone+Chickadee
Please join us for the opening reception of "Equal Parts" by artist Joanna Moyer-Battick, a collection of illustrations with elements of self-portraiture and surrealism, inspired by narratives that begin and end at the same time.
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Eye of the beholder
336 Fore Street
Mixed media
Samantha Pratt
Dockfore
A wide range of pieces including still life, landscapes, animal portraits, and portraits, as well as some photography.

First Friday Fiction: Morgan Callan Rogers
489 Congress Street
Literature
Portland Monthly
Maine Historical Society
Our last First Friday Fiction of 2018 will feature Maine author Morgan Callan Rogers. Join us at the Maine Historical Society on November 2 at 6:30pm. Morgan is the author of two novels, Red Ruby Heart in a Cold …

First Friday Red Carpet Premier: Recovery and Community
5 Monument Square
Portland Public Library, Rines Auditorium
CCSME has brought together individuals living in recovery and their allies to share their wisdom and experience in a short film with a towering message about recovery and our community. Please join us to view this film and …
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Hana Firestone - Illustrations
89 Exchange Street
Illustration
Hana Firestone
Dobra Tea
Hana is greatly inspired by nostalgic memories of childhood books and enjoys collecting greenery from the beautiful outdoors of Maine. Her work also explores pattern making and often consists of pastel colors with quirky line work. You might …
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June Twelve:Redux
128 Free Street
Acrylic
Jacob Powers
The Dogfish Bar and Grille
Surrealist figurative, bold color blocking, crude brush strokes, and use of acrylic, canvas, and salvaged material to create often scenes that explore themes of societal angst, love, and mental health.
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Maine Historical Society honors Maine’s craft brew industry!
489 Congress Street
Maine Historical Society
Maine is experiencing a beer renaissance. Formed in 1986, the Maine Brewers Guild today counts over 120 independent craft breweries who produce a wide range of beers in different styles marketed locally, regionally, and internationally. But Maine's beer …
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Painter and Poet
7 Congress Square
Cut colored paper on paper, diluted tempera and felt tip pen on paper, linoleum cut on rice paper
Ashley Bryan
Portland Museum of Art
"Painter and Poet: the Art of Ashley Bryan" is the first major art museum exhibition in Maine for the award-winning 95-year-old artist and Little Cranberry Island resident, a pioneer of African and African American representation in the children's …
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Plant Forms
345 Fore Street
Photography
Brian Wasser
Vena's Fizz House
Brian Wasser has been an amateur photographer for over 10 years. As a farmer, herbalist, and healer, he has always been fascinated by the form and structure of plants and how this mirrors their function. One of his …
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Portland Piano Extravaganza
425 Congress Street
Piano
Portland Piano Extravaganza
First Parish Church
Six remarkable pianists from the studio of Laura Kargul at the University of Southern Maine will share their musical talent and passion. The concert is free, but donations will be accepted to benefit the piano fund at USM's …
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Stockbridge Collection
98 Cross Street N
Mixed media
Holly Manneck
Stockbridge Collection
Stockbridge Collection 98 Cross Street N Holly Manneck Mixed Media American Pop Artist