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Gallery Hours: October ~ Monday, Tuesday, Thursday - Saturday 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM. Gallery is also open by chance or appointment.

 

Village Art Walk ~ Second Friday from 5:00-7:00 PM, June - September, and December


EVENT: ~ The Art of Composing / Group Exhibition ~

Opening Reception, Sat., February 13, 2016 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Gallery hours Sunday, February 14, 2016 from 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Exhibition runs through February.

Serving wine and hors d'oeuvres.

 

EVENT: The Sharpe Gallery Presents its Third Annual

"A Day with Artist, Michael Guinane"

Saturday, June 11, 2016 from 12:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Michael Guinane will spend the afternoon at the Gallery to discuss his art, techniques, and inspirations. We will be showcasing Guinane's 2016 artwork. Stop in during the day and enjoy wine, hors d'oeuvres and informative conversations with the artist.

 

EVENT: ~ Solo Exhibition with Artist, Linda Murray ~

"Off the Wall" Opening Reception - Saturday, July 23, 2016

Join us from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM. Serving wine and hors d'oeuvres.


EVENT: ~ Painting Demonstration/Discussion with Richard Yeager ~

"Landscapes Near and Far" Saturday, August 27, 2016

Join us from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM. Serving wine and hors d'oeuvres.


Richard Yeager will demonstrate his painting technique, a contemporary impressionistic style built on an underlying abstract design. Yeager's paintings capture the dynamics of the scene, with an emphasis on the quality of light and the essence of the subject. They also exhibit a strong sense of composition and superb draftsmanship.


EVENT: ~ Our 3rd Annual Participatory Afternoon with Linda Murray ~

Saturday, September 24, 2016 from 1:00 PM to 6:00 PM


Linda Murray will spend the afternoon at the Gallery - Learn a surrealist technique of Decalcomania using watercolors. Stop in during the day to view her new artwork and watch the demonstrations or participate in creating your own painting to take home. Art supplies provided.

 


NEWS: The Sharpe Gallery was profiled in Boston's WCVB-TV news program, Chronicle in a short video about the appeal of the Kennebunks. To see the video, click here.


Past News & Events


EVENT: ~ A Participatory Afternoon with Artist, Linda Murray ~


It was so well-received last year, we're holding this event again!

Saturday, September 12, 2015 from 1:00 PM to 6:00 PM


Linda Murray will spend the afternoon at the Gallery - Learn a surrealist technique of Decalcomania using watercolors. Stop in during the day to view her new artwork and watch the demonstrations or participate in creating your own painting to take home. Art supplies provided.

 

EVENT: Artist, Tim Gaydos Solo Exhibition

Opening Reception

Saturday, August 15, 2015 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Join us for wine and hors d'oeuvres from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM.

 

EVENT: The Sharpe Gallery Presents its Second Annual

"A Day with Artist, Michael Guinane"

Saturday, June 20, 2015 from 12:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Michael Guinane will spend the afternoon at the Gallery to discuss his art and inspirations. Stop in during the day and enjoy light refreshments and informative conversations with the artist.

 

EVENT: ~ Season-Opening, New Artwork by Gallery Artists ~

Opening Reception Saturday, May 23, 2015

Join us for wine and hors d'oeuvres from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM.


EVENT: ~ Love Sails Forever / Group Exhibition ~

Saturday, February 14, 2015 from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Serving wine and hors d'oeuvres.


EVENT: ~ A Participatory Afternoon with Artist, Linda Murray ~

Saturday, September 20, 2014 from 1:00 PM to 6:00 PM


Linda Murray will spend the afternoon at the Gallery - Learn a surrealist technique of Decalcomania using watercolors. Stop in during the day to view her new artwork and watch the demonstrations or participate in creating your own painting to take home. Art supplies provided.

 

EVENT: ~ The Discerning Palette - Artist, Francine Schrock Solo Exhibition ~

Opening Reception - Saturday, August 9, 2014

Join us for wine and hors d'oeuvres from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM.

 

EVENT: ~ A Day with Artist, Michael Guinane ~

Saturday, June 28, 2014 from 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM

 

Michael Guinane will spend the afternoon at the Gallery to discuss his art and inspirations. Stop in during the day and enjoy light refreshments and informative conversations with the artist.

 

EVENT: ~ Season-Opening, New Artwork by Gallery Artists ~ Opening Reception Saturday, May 24, 2014

Join us for wine and hors d'oeuvres from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM.

 

EVENT: Group Exhibition ~ Opening Reception Friday, February 14, 2014.

Join us for wine and hors d'oeuvres from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM.

Gallery Open Sat. and Sun., February 15th and 16th from 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

 

EVENT: Michael Guinane Artist Reception - Saturday, August 17, 2013.

Join us for wine and hors d'oeuvres from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM.

 

EVENT: Linda Murray Artist Reception - Saturday, August 18, 2012

Join us for wine and hors d'oeuvres from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM.

 

EVENT: Walk the Port Festival - It's all about local appreciation.

Wednesday, May 30, 2012

Join us for wine and cheese from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM.

 

EVENT: 2012 Season Opening Event, Fine Art Furniture

Saturday, May 26, 2012

Join us for wine and hors d'oeuvres from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM.

 

EVENT: Valentine's Day Nude Art Exhibition

Saturday, February 11, 2012; Exhibition runs February 11 - 20, 2012

Join us for wine and hors d'oeuvres from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM.

 

EVENT: Christmas Prelude Reception

Friday, December 2, and Saturday, December 3, 2011

Join us for wine and cheese from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM.

 

NEWS: Congratulations to Linda Murray.

Her watercolor painting, When Mountains Move,

received second prize at New England Watercolor Society's

regional juried exhibit.

 

EVENT: October: Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

Saturday, October 1, 2011.

Join us for wine and cheese from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM.

In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month,

a percentage of October sales will be donated

to cancer research.

 

EVENT: There will be a grand opening

at The Sharpe Gallery on August 13, 2011,

from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM.

 


The Sharpe Gallery is located at 21 Western Avenue, Suite 8

(at the intersection of routes 9 and 35), Kennebunk Lower Village.

Behind Mornings in Paris Café.

 

View our Events Photos below.

 

Artist, Linda Murray assisting participants during the demonstration process.

Gallery owner Tracey Sharpe talks with artist

Susan Paradis about one of her paintings.

 

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Valentine's Day Exhibition 2012

Grand Opening, August, 2011
 
Photos taken during the Grand Opening at the Sharpe Gallery in August, 2011.
   
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