The 10th annual ARTinME exhibition opens Saturday, Oct. 19. A reception will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. at Boothbay Region Art Foundation, 1 Townsend Ave., Boothbay Harbor.
Roy Germon, the manager of Greenhut Gallery in Portland, served as the juror and select 70 pieces from 59 artists throughout the state. The show includes drawing, painting, printmaking, sculpture and assemblage.
The awards ceremony will begin at 5:30 p.m. with over $1,500 in prize money, including $500 for Best in Show, a $300 Second Prize and $500 for the People’s Choice award. The People’s Choice winner will be announced at the opening reception for ART in the Square during the Harbor Lights Festival on Saturday, Dec. 7.
Last year’s award recipients were: Mark Coates of Boothbay Harbor, Best in Show; Maxwell Nolan of Belfast, Second Place; and Franciska Needham of Damariscotta, Third Place.
For more information, call the gallery at 633-2703 or visit https://boothbayartists.org