Welcome to Biddeford+Saco ArtWalk
Visit various venues to see original visual art, handmade craft, and performances. Stop in to retail locations that are staying open late for this event. Enjoy a beverage or a bite at one of our many eateries, breweries, or night spots.
DIRIGO BREWING @ 28 Pearl Street: Pop-up art show with various artists.
YETO’S @ 299 Main Street: Local art and birds of maine photography
ELEMENTS @ 265 Main: Rebecca DiSimone shares her complexly visceral, abstract paintings of acrylic, oil and water on canvas.
TRILLIUM @ 238 Main: Featuring the work of Emmaline Birtolo, renaissance woman and artist extraordinaire.
FURMAN GREGORY DEPTULA @ 116 Main: Artist Sarah Gorham
HEART OF BIDDEFORD @ 205 Main: Bob Simkowitz, from Creative Work Systems. Bob does acrylic on canvas paintings and his style closely resembles comic book/cartoon characters. The artist typically includes word bubbles to create a scene or story.
CITY THEATER @ 205 Main: Swingtime Canteen shows at 7:30pm.
JOSEPH WEBSTER GLASS @ 10 Westpoint Lane Suite 201 (From Main Street, go north from 3D’s to York Street to Westpoint Lane): Live glass blowing demonstrations and handmade glass art for sale.
FLOURISH @ 140 Main Street: Multiple artists including Kairos, 3D Woodblock, and Peter Raymond Images. Live music. Meet & greet upcoming workshop & happenings presenters.
ENGINE @ 128 Main: Drawing I: The Everyday curated by Deb Whitney. Drawing I: The Every Day will feature works by Terrence Brett, Sabrina Small, Brian Lynch, Paul Ridyard, Alex Sax, Nicola Saunderson, Tanja Kunz, Melinda Barnes, Judith Allen-Efstathiou, and Deborah Whitney.
PEPPERELL MILL EVENT CENTER @ 40 MAIN ST:
B.R.A.C.E. performance at 6:00pm.
Dance House Productions Performance at 7:00pm. (right in front of the Think Tank)
Autus Collective presents INFLUX 2018, an experimental art installation at the Pepperell Mill Campus, a former textile mill in Biddeford, Maine. Installations by Hilary Irons, Michael Evans, Adriane Herman, Marques Bostic, Ann Thompson, Julie K. Gray, Jarid del Deo, Toni Jo Coppa, Laura Dunn, Tina Johnson, Sarah Baldwin, Patricia Brace, Timothy Fife, Lucky Bistoury, Artist Team: Anita Clearfield & Geoffrey Leighton will be placed or performed throughout the campus inviting the public to explore the Mills.
NORTH DAM MILL @ 2 MAIN ST:
THE ART CERTIFICATE PROGRAM @ Suite 215: TBD
STEPPING STONES TO WELLBEING @ 18-122: Marie Laverriere will show calligraphy, photography and angel art as well as custom blends of essential oils and some jewelry. A guest Psychic/Medium Liz will be available to do readings and Marie will offer 10 minute energy healing sessions both for a fee.
SACO RIVER OVERLOOK on RiverWalk: Ann Thompson, INFLUX Installation artist, will have participatory activities related to history and bicycle parts!
SACO ISLAND AND DOWNTOWN SACO:
dbp GALLERY @ 110 Main Street #1105: dbp gallery is featuring acrylic works from Mandy Cyr, Kate Banks, Kevin Kingdon and Larry Plass. Please be sure to check out the beautiful swirling metal sculptures on exhibit from Andrea Waxman Mulcahy. And always photography from around the world by David Bates.
SACO MUSEUM @ 371 Main Street: The Saco Museum’s summer exhibit is inspired and informed by Leslie Rounds and Emory Rounds new book Laurel Hill Cemetery of Saco, Maine. Buried in Time will feature portraits, photographs, documents, and other personal objects associated with a variety Saco residents, from all walks of life, who are buried in the cemetery.
EATING, DRINKING AFTER HOURS
SWEETCREAM @ 40 Main Street: Delightful hand-made ice cream to accompany you on your ArtWalk.
DIRIGO BREWING @ 28 Pearl Street: Chez JJ’s Belgian Fries food truck will be up on the patio, serving up authentic meatballs, chicken and frites. Come on down to Dirigo and enjoy six fresh Lagers on tap with a breathtaking view of the waterfall. Prost!
BANDED HORN BREWING COMPANY @ 32 Main Street: Craft beer and corn hole. And a deck to relax on post-ArtWalk.
NUTS & BOLTS BREWING @ 10 Westpoint Lane
ROUND TURN DISTILLING @ 32 Main Street: Happy Hour TBA. Enjoy a post-artwalk, locally-distilled gin cocktail and some chill music.
COWBELL BURGER BAR 140 Main Street: Live music at 7:30pm.
ELEMENTS BOOKS COFFEE BEER @ 265 Main Street: Check live music schedule.
YETOS @ 299 Main Street: $4 draft Rosé wine special during the ArtWalk or stop by after for dinner and drinks.
RUN OF THE MILL @ 100 Main Street Saco
For more information on the Biddeford+Saco ArtWalk, contact coordinator ENGINE at either email@example.com or 207-370-9130.