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A special Maine feel

This may be remembered as the year that the Center for Maine Contemporary Art smashed headlong into a fiscal brick wall, and at this writing it is not clear if, after its current show closes this week, it will open again in the spring.
Exhibitions to remember from 2009
By KEN GREENLEAF  |  December 25, 2009

Heartfelt Thanks

I just finished reading the piece Ken Greenleaf wrote about my dear friend of blessed memory, Bob Solotaire.
Letters to the Portland Editor, November 6, 2009
By PORTLAND PHOENIX LETTERS  |  November 06, 2009

People, unhid

The late Bob Solotaire collected views the same way he collected friends, and he had a great many of both.
A Robert Solotaire retrospective at Gleason
By KEN GREENLEAF  |  October 09, 2009
summer list

Summer people

Ever wonder why there is so much professional-level art made and shown in Maine, a state with a total population less than that of many minor cities? One answer is that following the fame of people like Winslow Homer, creative types flocked to Maine, o
Artists have long visited Maine, too
By KEN GREENLEAF  |  June 12, 2009