Calendar of Events

 
Throughout the year, the York Art Associatin hosts art exhibits, special interest groups, and lectures by noted artists, curators, and creative thinkers.  We also host a variety of special events including music, dramatic and literary performances, parties, and fundraisers.  Please check this page regularly to find out about ongoing opportunities to explore your artistic interests and interact with other members of this active creative community.

Upcoming events

    • 07 Aug 2014
    • 12:00 PM
    • 07 Sep 2014
    • 5:00 PM
    • York Art Association

    Small Works

    August 7 to September 7, 2014

    Open, Non-Juried Show



    Show:
     Small Works

    Show Description:  Let your creativity flow!

    Media: All Media Accepted

    Show Dates:Aug 7 to Sept 7, Thurs to  Sun, 12- 5 pm

    Opening Reception: Friday, Aug 8, from 5-7 pm

    Pick Up Dates:  Sunday & Monday, Sept 7-8, 4 - 6 pm

      • If you have any questions about this show, please contact Show Chair Alice Lee Timmins at sewnmosaics@comcast.net or call (207) 704-0172

      • 06 Sep 2014
      • 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
      • York Art Association
      Watercolor with Dewitt Hardy



      "Beach & Sky" By Dewitt Hardy

      Instructor: Dewitt Hardy

      Date: Saturday, September 6, 10 am to 4 pm 

      Cost: $60 members, $65 non-members

      Artist Biography

      Dewitt Hardy was educated at Syracuse University.

      In addition to his many artistic accomplishments Dewitt has held the following positions:

      Curator and Associate Director of the Museum of Art of Ogunquit, Ogunquit, Maine

      Instructor, University of Maine at Augusta

      Instructor, Heartwood College of Art. Kennebunk, Maine

      Curator, 75th Anniversary Show, Ogunquit Art Association, Ogunquit, Maine



      To register or for more information, email Pat Dateo at pdateo@maine.rr.com.


      Make a check payable to York Art Association for the appropriate fee amount ($60 YAA members or $65 non members).

      Write the name of the workshop on the check.

      Send to York Art Association, PO Box 74, York Maine 03909. Attn: Pat Dateo

      Reservation will be confirmed via email upon receipt of your check.


      YAA reserves the right to cancel workshops due to insufficient interest.

      Full refund in case of cancellation by YAA

      • 07 Sep 2014
      • 4:00 PM
      • 08 Sep 2014
      • 6:00 PM
      • York Art Association

      Landscapes and Seascapes

      September 11 to October 5

      Thurs through Sunday, 12 to 5 pm

      Open, Juried Show


      "Gazing at Nympheas" by Dennis Perrin"


      Show:
       Landscapes and Sea Scapes

      Show Description: York and Beyond - Landscapes and Seascapes with a feeling of fall. Open Juried Show.

      Juror: Dennis Perrin

      Media: All Media Accepted

      Show Dates: September 11 to October 5,  Thurs to  Sun, 12- 5 pm

      Opening Reception: Friday, September 12, from 5-7 pm

      Show Fees:  $10 for members for 3 pieces. Non-refundable

      Drop Off Dates:  Sunday & Monday, September 7-8, 4 - 6 pm

      Pick up Date (for non-accepted art): Tuesday, Sep 9,  from 4 to 6 pm.

      Pick Up at Closing:  Sunday & Monday, Oct 5-6, 4 - 6 pm

      • Open Show
      • Entry fees are non-refundable - $25 for non-members, $10 for members.
      • Artists may submit up to 3 original pieces. 
      • All works must be for sale and YAA receives a 30% commission on all sales.
      • Work must conform to YAA Hanging Guidelines.  Click here.
      • Artists submit artwork at their own risk.  YAA is not able to accept responsibility for loss or damage.
      • Show agreement and label forms can be found on the YAA website (Click on SHOWS then SHOW FORMS). Forms will also be available at the gallery but completing them in advance will save time during intake. Please visit the website for hanging guidelines.
      Note: Volunteers are needed to gallery sit on Thursdays and Fridays. This can be done on Sign up Genius, which will show up on your email, or at time of intake. Without volunteers the gallery cannot open on Thursdays and Fridays.
        • For more information, please contact Show Chair, Annamarie Eggert  at annamarie.eggert@gmail.com or call (207) 363-4679.

        • 12 Sep 2014
        • 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
        • York Art Association

        Landscapes and Seascapes

        September 11 to October 5

        Thurs through Sunday, 12 to 5 pm

        Open, Juried Show


        "Gazing at Nympheas" by Dennis Perrin"


        Show:
         Landscapes and Sea Scapes

        Show Description: York and Beyond - Landscapes and Seascapes with a feeling of fall. Open Juried Show.

        Juror: Dennis Perrin

        Media: All Media Accepted

        Show Dates: September 11 to October 5,  Thurs to  Sun, 12- 5 pm

        Opening Reception: Friday, September 12, from 5-7 pm

        • For more information, please contact Show Chair, Annamarie Eggert  at annamarie.eggert@gmail.com or call (207) 363-4679.

        • 13 Sep 2014
        • 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
        • Moulton Park, across from York Art Association


        20th Annual Fine Arts & Crafts Event

        . OVER SIXTY 12’ x 12’ SPACES AVAILABLE

        (assigned on a first come first serve basis)

        . FINE ART AND FINE CRAFTS

        . FOOD AVAILABLE

        . FREE PARKING

        . FREE ADMISSION

        . PURCHASE PRIZES AND CASH AWARDS

        . WALK TO THE OCEAN AND TO YORK VILLAGE

        EXHIBITION POLICIES:

        All exhibited work must be the original work and design of the artist.  No Imports, dealers, commercial art or objects made from commercial kits are allowed.  Artist reproductions/prints must be signed and numbered by the artist in limited editions and must be labeled as such.

        Download 2014 Application

        For further information, please email: artinthepark@yorkartassociation.com

        • 06 Oct 2014
        • 4:00 PM
        • 08 Oct 2014
        • 6:00 PM
        • York Art Association

        Phantasmagoria

        October 9 to November 2

        Thurs through Sunday, 12 to 5 pm

        Open, Juried Show


        "The Son of Man" by Rene Magritte


        Show:
         Phantasmagoria

        Show Description: Yhantasmagoria: the intersection of fantasy and reality. As Vincent Van Gogh once said: “I dream my painting and I paint my dream.” Works submitted for this show will express the psychological underpinnings of perception and representation.


        Juror: Mary Benton

        Media: All Media Accepted. Maximum perimeter of 200 inches for two dimensional work and not larger than 24 inches length, width or height for 3 dimentional pieces. 

        Show Dates: Oct 9 - Novembe 2,  Thurs to  Sun, 12- 5 pm

        Opening Reception: Friday, October 10, from 5-7 pm

        Show Fees:  $10 for members for 3 pieces. Non-refundable

        Drop Off Dates:  Sunday & Monday, October 6-7, 4 - 6 pm

        Pick up Date (for non-accepted art): Tuesday, Oct 8,  from 4 to 6 pm.

        Pick Up at Closing:  Sunday & Monday, Nov 2-3, 4 - 6 pm

        • Open Show
        • Entry fees are non-refundable - $25 for non-members, $10 for members.
        • Artists may submit up to 3 original pieces. 
        • All works must be for sale and YAA receives a 30% commission on all sales.
        • Work must conform to YAA Hanging Guidelines.  Click here.
        • Artists submit artwork at their own risk.  YAA is not able to accept responsibility for loss or damage.
        • Show agreement and label forms can be found on the YAA website (Click on SHOWS then SHOW FORMS). Forms will also be available at the gallery but completing them in advance will save time during intake. Please visit the website for hanging guidelines.
        Note: Volunteers are needed to gallery sit on Thursdays and Fridays. This can be done on Sign up Genius, which will show up on your email, or at time of intake. Without volunteers the gallery cannot open on Thursdays and Fridays.
          • If you have any questions about this show, please contact Show Chair Ann McKee at amckee@bu.edu.

          • 09 Oct 2014
          • 12:00 PM
          • 02 Nov 2014
          • 5:00 PM
          • York Art Association

          Phantasmagoria

          October 9 to November 2

          Thurs through Sunday, 12 to 5 pm

          Open, Juried Show


          "The Son of Man" by Rene Magritte


          Show:
           Phantasmagoria

          Show Description: Phantasmagoria: the intersection of fantasy and reality. As Vincent Van Gogh once said: “I dream my painting and I paint my dream.” Works submitted for this show will express the psychological underpinnings of perception and representation.

          Juror: Mary Benton

          Show Dates: Oct 9 - Novembe 2,  Thurs to  Sun, 12- 5 pm

          Opening Reception: Friday, October 10, from 5-7 pm

          Pick Up at Closing:  Sunday & Monday, Nov 2-3, 4 - 6 pm

          • If you have any questions about this show, please contact Show Chair Ann McKee at amckee@bu.edu.

          • 10 Oct 2014
          • 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
          • York Art Association

          Phantasmagoria

          October 9 to November 2

          Thurs through Sunday, 12 to 5 pm

          Open, Juried Show


          "The Son of Man" by Rene Magritte


          Show:
           Phantasmagoria

          Show Description: Phantasmagoria: the intersection of fantasy and reality. As Vincent Van Gogh once said: “I dream my painting and I paint my dream.” Works submitted for this show will express the psychological underpinnings of perception and representation.

          Juror: Mary Benton

          Show Dates: Oct 9 - Novembe 2,  Thurs to  Sun, 12- 5 pm

          Opening Reception: Friday, October 10, from 5-7 pm

          Pick Up at Closing:  Sunday & Monday, Nov 2-3, 4 - 6 pm

          • If you have any questions about this show, please contact Show Chair Ann McKee at amckee@bu.edu.

          • 02 Nov 2014
          • 4:00 PM
          • 03 Nov 2014
          • 6:00 PM
          • York Art Association

          The Great (Conserved) Outdoors

          Photography Show

          November 6 - 30

          Thurs through Sunday, 12 to 5 pm

          Open, Juried Show


          "First Tracks" by Tom Gilmore


          Show:
           The Great (Conserved) Outdoors

          Show Description: 

          The Fall Photo Show is designed to encourage entrants for this show to get outside and explore the many land trusts and conservation areas around Southern Maine and bring back photos of the land, the shore, the wildlife, or their family enjoying these spaces. Photographs taken from any National/State Park or other natural and unspoiled area are also acceptable.


          Juror: Tim Gaudreau

          Media: Photography Only

          Show Dates: November 6 - 30,  Thurs to  Sun, 12- 5 pm

          Opening Reception: Friday, November 7, from 5-7 pm

          Show Fees:  $10 for members for 3 pieces. Non-refundable

          Drop Off Dates:  Sunday & Monday, Nov 2 - 3 from 4 - 6 pm

          Pick up Date (for non-accepted art): Tuesday, Nov 4,  from 4 to 6 pm.

          Pick Up at Closing:  Sunday & Monday, November 30 & December 1 from 4 - 6 pm

          • Open to Members and Non-Members
          • Entry fees are non-refundable - $25 for non-members, $10 for members.
          • Artists may submit up to 3 original pieces. 
          • All works must be for sale and YAA receives a 30% commission on all sales.
          • Work must conform to YAA Hanging Guidelines.  Click here.
          • Artists submit artwork at their own risk.  YAA is not able to accept responsibility for loss or damage.
          • Show agreement and label forms can be found on the YAA website (Click on SHOWS then SHOW FORMS). Forms will also be available at the gallery but completing them in advance will save time during intake. Please visit the website for hanging guidelines.
          Note: Volunteers are needed to gallery sit on Thursdays and Fridays. This can be done on Sign up Genius, which will show up on your email, or at time of intake. Without volunteers the gallery cannot open on Thursdays and Fridays.
            • If you have any questions about this show, please contact Tom Gilmore at Tom Gilmore at tgilmore001@maine.rr.com

            • 06 Nov 2014
            • 12:00 PM
            • 30 Nov 2014
            • 5:00 PM
            • York Art Association

            The Great (Conserved) Outdoors

            Photography Show

            November 6 - 30

            Thurs through Sunday, 12 to 5 pm

            Open, Juried Show


            "First Tracks" by Tom Gilmore


            Show:
             The Great (Conserved) Outdoors

            Show Description:  

            The Fall Photo Show is designed to encourage entrants for this show to get outside and explore the many land trusts and conservation areas around Southern Maine and bring back photos of the land, the shore, the wildlife, or their family enjoying these spaces. Photographs taken from any National/State Park or other natural and unspoiled area are also acceptable.

            Juror: Tim Gaudreau

            Media: Photography Only

            Show Dates: November 6 - 30,  Thurs to  Sun, 12- 5 pm

            Opening Reception: Friday, November 7, from 5-7 pm

            Pick Up at Closing:  Sunday & Monday, November 30 & December 1 from 4 - 6 pm

              • If you have any questions about this show, please contact Tom Gilmore at Tom Gilmore at tgilmore001@maine.rr.com

              • 07 Nov 2014
              • 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
              • York Art Association

              The Great (Conserved) Outdoors

              Photography Show

              November 6 - 30

              Thurs through Sunday, 12 to 5 pm

              Open, Juried Show


              "First Tracks" by Tom Gilmore


              Show:
               The Great (Conserved) Outdoors

              Show Description:  

              The Fall Photo Show is designed to encourage entrants for this show to get outside and explore the many land trusts and conservation areas around Southern Maine and bring back photos of the land, the shore, the wildlife, or their family enjoying these spaces. Photographs taken from any National/State Park or other natural and unspoiled area are also acceptable.

              Juror: Tim Gaudreau

              Media: Photography Only

              Show Dates: November 6 - 30,  Thurs to  Sun, 12- 5 pm

              Opening Reception: Friday, November 7, from 5-7 pm

              Pick Up at Closing:  Sunday & Monday, November 30 & December 1 from 4 - 6 pm

                • If you have any questions about this show, please contact Tom Gilmore at Tom Gilmore at tgilmore001@maine.rr.com


              © 2013 York Art Association

              Powered by Wild Apricot Membership Software