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MECA Alumni Exhibition At The Gallery At Somes Sound

Posted: 2014-06-27

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  |  June 27, 2014                                           

 



MECA Alumni Exhibition at The Gallery at Somes Sound

Eight MECA graduates to exhibit on MDI

 

Portland, Maine - Tyra Hansen, owner of The Gallery at Somes Sound announces an exhibition of eight MECA graduates on view July 6 - 19, 2014 as part the gallery’s summer calendar.  Located in Somesville, Maine, The Gallery at Somes Sound's primary focus is to celebrate America's long standing tradition in the art of fine furniture making, painting and sculpture. It continues to be the finest Furniture and Art Gallery along the Coast of Maine.  

The featured artists in the MECA exhibition are: Diane Fitch BFA '79, Anne Garland BFA '93, Connie Hayes BFA '80, Margaret Lawrence BFA '93, Grace Nelson BFA '82, Jude Valentine BFA '78, Mary Vaughan MFA '00 and Michael Vermette BFA '80.

The opening reception is Sunday, July 6 from 4:30 - 7:00PM and several of the artists will attend.

The Gallery will donate a portion of sales from the MECA work to the College’s scholarship fund.  

For more information, contact art@galleryatsomessound.com,  1112 Main Street, Somesville, Maine, (207) 244-1165. galleryatsomessound.com.

Located in the heart of the Portland Arts District, MECA offers a BFA degree in 11 studio majors, an MFA in Studio Arts, an MAT, and continuing studies for youths and adults. The Institute of Contemporary Art at MECA and the Joanne Waxman Library are free and open to the public. For more information, visit meca.edu or contact rdersimonian@meca.edu.


Raffi Der Simonian

Director of Mktg & Comm

Maine College of Art

522 Congress Street, Portland, Maine  04101  

207.699.5010 | rdersimonian@meca.edu

 

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