Lewiston-Auburn College Atrium Art Gallery

World of Wonders

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Tell Me A Story: A World of Wonders
Children's book illustrations on science-related themes by Maine artists.

June 22 - August 3, 2012
Opening reception Friday, June 22 6 pm - 8 pm. Free and open to the public.

Sponsored by Bangor Savings Bank
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The Atrium Art Gallery at the University of Southern Maine's Lewiston-Auburn College is presenting its summer exhibition "Tell Me a Story: A World of Wonders" featuring children's book illustrations by 11 Maine artists. The opening reception, free and open to the public, will be held Friday, June 22, 6-8 p.m. Refreshments will be provided by members of the Edward Little Music Association.
 
The exhibition of over 75 illustrations continues through August 3.  "Tell Me a Story: A World of Wonders" is sponsored by Bangor Savings Bank.
 
Second in a series of three exhibitions of work by Maine artists who have illustrated children's books, "A World of Wonders" features original paintings, drawings, and collages. Topics include marine life, insect ecology, plant and animal habitat, geology, science history, and river ecology.
 
Artists in the exhibition are Mimi Carpenter, Cape Porpoise; Cathryn Falwell, Gorham; Kevin Hawkes, Gorham; Jamie Hogan, Peaks Island; Rebecca Haley McCall, Blue Hill; Joline McFadden, Lewiston; Gustav Moore, Seattle, formerly of Whitefield; Olga Pastuchiv, Richmond; Rebekah Raye, Blue Hill; Jim Sollers, Rockland; and Helen Stevens, Gardiner.