Maine Women Pioneers III – Dirigo
May 22 – July 21, 2013
UNE Art Gallery, Portland, Maine
Opening Reception: May 22, 5:00 – 7:00 pm.
Dirigo is the fourth and final exhibition of the Maine Women Pioneers III series, at the University of New England Art Gallery, offering the works of 18 artists who embody Maine’s motto, I lead. These works demonstrate iconoclastic individualism and
break with preconceived norms and traditions, to expand into pioneering terrains.
Artists include: Peregrine Press member Susan Amons (who’s image, Red Tailed Hawks II is above) as well as Keliy Anderson-Staley, Josephina Auslender, Dozier Bell, Melonie Bennett, Katherine Bradford,
Allison Cooke Brown, Katharine Cobey, Grace DeGennaro, Denise Froehlich, Meggan Gould, Mary Hart, Janice Kasper,
Elizabeth Cashin McMillen, Celeste Roberge, Noriko Sakanishi, Barbara Sullivan and Diane Bowie Zaitlin.