Colin Page

Colin Page was raised in Baltimore, MD and attended the Rhode Island School of Design. He graduated from Cooper Union, New York with a concentration on painting. Upon graduation he lived in New York City for three years where he was an active member in a large and thriving art community. In search of a more diverse…

Nancy Morgan Barnes

Nancy Morgan Barnes is a narrative realist. Often the concept of the narrative has led us to make-believe worlds of the ideal and a daydreaming of better times. Through the composing in all of her works, one finds explicitly rendered chaos and order….things are not as they appear. Born in South Bend, Indiana, Barnes received…

Alan Magee

Alan Magee was born in Newtown, Pennsylvania.  He attended art school in Philadelphia and began his career as an illustrator doing covers for TIME MAGAZINE, THE NEW YORK TIMES, NEW YORK and ATLANTIC MONTHLY.  He also illustrated book covers for Bantam, Ballantine and Simon and Shuster books.  Alan received awards from the Society of Illustrators…

Margaret Lawrence

Intrigued by varying elements in the landscape, Margaret’s paintings are developed by removing paint as much as by applying it. Through the give and take of paint, an image that was inspired by a specific place transforms into a sense of place. This approach yields a rich and complex surface with deceptively complex colors. Her…

Sarah Knock

Best known for her unique interpretations of the Maine Coast and its reflections, Sarah frequently travels and draws her inspiration from many areas around the world. Her oil paintings are interpretations based on a strong sense of composition, color relationships, and patterns.  She is most interested in the process of drawing and redrawing on the…

William Irvine

As a young child, William Irvine was captivated by the magic of painting. The paintings of color and shape through which one entered the soul of the artist: Van Gogh’s passion, Fra Angelico’s spiritual calm, Gauguin’s sensuality, Picasso’s lust for life. It was those explorations that led him at an early age to begin painting.…

Jon Imber (1950-2014)

Jon Imber grew up on Long Island, N.Y., and attended Cornell University. He studied with painter Philip Guston at Boston University, where he received his MFA in 1977. In early works, he painted hulking figures with tiny strokes. Over the years, Imber’s brushstrokes grew more exuberant as he turned from figurative painting to plein-air landscape…

J. Thomas R. Higgins

A plein air painter of the first degree, Thomas Higgins’ enthusiasm for his subject- usually a respectful view of a solitary Maine prospect- and his interest in technique, applying paint quickly before the moment passes, has propelled him to the front ranks of contemporary Maine landscape painters. Higgins resides in Readfield, is Professor Emeritus at…