On the Main Level:
Carroll Thayer Berry
Works by Carroll Thayer Berry (1886-1978), Maine painter, printmaker and photographer will be on exhibit on the main level of the Library May 1 — June 30. An opening reception will be held fireside on Wednesday, May 2 from 5:00 – 6:45 PM. The works on exhibit are from the collections of Robert Chase and Richard Candee.
Carroll Thayer Berry, White and Weatherworn, Maine Coast, 1960
In the Kennebunk Room:
Maine artist, Gloria Gustafson has been painting most of her life. She studied with many well-known artists and spent 3 years in a masters art program at Brevard College. Affiliated with several galleries in New England, Gloria has won numerous awards and is recognized as one of Maine’s prominent watercolorists. She also works with oil, acrylic and mixed media. She is the subject of a book titled “Gloria Gustafson, Maine Artist: Sunrise to Sunset” by Rose Safran.
Double Tulip by Gloria Gustafson
In the Display Cases Upstairs:
Stories in Miniature: Seacoast resident Cheryl Frye’s collection of dioramas of nursery rhymes. Cheryl develops these delightful scenes with her grandchildren. Her work has been exhibited in a number of Seacoast Libraries, including Rye and Portsmouth.
Museums of Old York Display Case on the Lower Level:
The musical instruments displayed in this exhibit were all made or used here in York Maine.