In The Making is an exhibit that includes nine woman from Maine with diverse backgrounds and outlooks who work in a great variety of media. The collection of work in this exhibition creates a conversation about their different experiences and amplifies their voices. The exhibit runs from June 2nd to June 29th 2023 at the UMVA Portland Gallery, inside the Portland Media Center, 516 Congress St., Portland. An artist’s reception is set for Friday, June 2nd from 5 to 8 pm at the gallery. It is free and open to the public.
Artists in the show are Cynthia Ahlstrin, Kimberly Bentley, Kaela Brennan, Kimberly Crichton, Lesley MacVane, Anne Strout, Christine Sullivan, Ann Tracy and Joyce Ellen Weinstein. An artists’ talk roundtable is scheduled for Saturday, June 10th at 2:30 pm. Gallery hours with artist docents are scheduled for Fridays from 5 to 8 pm and Saturdays from 1 to 4 pm.