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Here by the Sea: Contemporary Art of the Piscataqua

Sherry Palmer     Chloë Feldman Emison

Opening reception:
May 31, 2014, 5:00 - 7:30 p.m.

Exhibition dates:
June 1 – October 12, 2014

We who live in the beloved old New England towns here by the sea must remember very often that we are custodians of something that is every year more valuable and interesting to the rest of this great growing country.
~ Sarah Orne Jewett, 1888

Sarah Orne Jewett House
Museum and Visitor Center

5 Portland Street, South Berwick, Maine

Here by the Sea: Contemporary Art of the Piscataqua is the inaugural exhibition at the new visitor center at Sarah Orne Jewett House in South Berwick, Maine. A juried show, the exhibition will feature the work of artists who are inspired by life in the Piscataqua Region.


Ross Bachelder
Todd Bezold
Maryhop Brandon
Dee S. Burdick
Rachel Burgess
Marian P. Carey
Lindy Carroll
Brian Chu
Brian Coleman
Taintor Davis Child
Terry Downs
Chloe Feldman Emison
Ken Fellows
Rick Fox
Gene Galipeau
Abigail Halpin
Norma Johnsen
Francois Lamothe
Constance Menand
David Page Masse
Sherry Palmer
Raegan Russel
Hilary Shank-Kuhl
Carol Travers Lummus
Anne Vaughan
Michael Walek
Shiao-Ping Wang
Debra Woodward

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Here by the Sea: Contemporary Art of the Piscataqua