Local art lovers, be sure to catch Vision & Verse show at UNE’s gallery from July 6- October 2, 2016. The show features the works of New England Wax (N.E.W.), a professional organization of encaustic artists living and working in the six New England states, including a few Portland artists. Each work is paired with a poem, exquisitely paired. The UNE Art Gallery is located on UNE’s Portland Campus at 716 Stevens Avenue, Portland, Maine 04103. Art Gallery Hours are Wed, Fri, Sat and Sun, Noon – 5 p.m., and Thurs, noon – 7 p.m..
In addition, Black Cat Coffee at 463 Stevens Ave. has become one of our favorite places for good coffee, ice cream, and art. What more do you need? On Thursday, July 14 there is opening show for Jane Williams’ Word Paintings, 5-7 pm.