Somesville writer Carl Little will present a slide talk, “The Art of Maine in Winter”. This talk will highlight the work of artists who have been inspired by winter, ranging from Winslow Homer and Rockwell Kent to a host of contemporary painters, with a special focus on the greater Mount Desert Island region.
Carl Little is the author of The art of Maine in Winter, Edward Hopper’s New England, The Watercolors of John Singer Sargent and many other books. His 2012 book Eric Hopkins: Above and Beyond won the first John N. Cole Award from the Maine Writers and Publishers Alliance. He edited his brother David’s book, Art of Katahdin. They are working on a new book, Art of Acadia, due out in 2016.
Winter, Little Long Pond, 2015
Oil on panel, 24 x 36 inches
This slide presentation is free and open to the public.