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Monday, July 31, 2017

Jul 24 to Aug 12

Mystify Your Senses

Annual Art Sale at Maine Media Gallery



Maine Media invites you to "Mystify your senses" with captivating displays of visual arts, July 24 through August 12 at Maine Media Workshops + College's Rockport gallery. The gallery opening reception will take place on Tuesday, August 1. The general public is invited to join Maine Media staff and some of the contributing artists from 5:30 - 6:30 p.m. Light refreshments will be served.

The art sale, an extension of the annual art sale fundraiser, includes prints and books by more than 25 artists. Proceeds from the art sale will support programming and student scholarships at Maine Media. Artists who have donated prints to the art sale include Arthur Meyerson, Peter Ralston, Elizabeth Greenberg, Jim Nickelson, Jacob Hessler, and many other talented photographers. 


EXHIBITION ON VIEW: July 24 - August 12

OPENING RECEPTION: Tuesday, August 1, 5:30 - 6:30pm


Jul 31

Join us for a talk with photographers Ashley Kauschinger and Harold David at The Rockport Opera House –– Monday, July 31, 7:30PM.

Ashley Kauschinger is an artist and educator living in Columbia, SC where she is a professor at the University of South Carolina. She received her BFA from Savannah College of Art and Design and her MFA from Texas Woman's University. Her photographs have been exhibited nationally in venues such as the Light Factory and the Griffin Museum of Photography. She has been published in the PDN Photo Annual, the South Atlantic Review, and Lenscratch, among others. Her work is in the collections of Vanderbilt University and the Sir Elton John Collection. Ashley is also the Founding Editor of Light Leaked, an online photography magazine that creates dialogue and community.



Harold Davis is an internationally-known digital artist and award-winning professional photographer. He is the author of many bestselling photography books including The Way of the Digital Photographer (Peachpit Press, awarded as a Top 10 Best 2013 Photography Book of the Year by and Creating HDR Photos (Amphoto). His Photographing Flowers (Focal Press) is a noted photography “classic,” and is rated the Best Guide to Flower Photography by Digital Photographer Magazine.

In addition to his activity as a bestselling book author, Harold Davis is an Adobe Influencer, a Moab Master printmaker and a Zeiss Lens Ambassador. Harold Davis’s work is in collections around the world. It is licensed by art publishers and others and has appeared in numerous magazines and other publications.

Harold’s black and white prints have been described as “hauntingly beautiful” by Fine Art Printer Magazine, and his floral prints have been called “ethereal,” with “a purity and translucence that borders on spiritual” by Popular Photography.

Recently Harold Davis’s work has been exhibited in venues including Photokina in Cologne, Germany, PhotoPlus Expo in New York, the Gallery Photo in Oakland, California, the Arts & Friends Gallery in Heidelberg, Germany, and the Awagami Gallery in Japan.

Harold Davis has led destination photography workshops to many locations including Paris, France; Spain and Morocco; and the ancient Bristlecone Pines of the eastern Sierra Nevada Mountains in California.

Harold’s popular online course on, Photographing Flowers, has thousands of students. His ongoing photography workshops in partnership with institutions such as Point Reyes Field Seminars, the Center for Photographic Art in Carmel, California, and the Heidelberg Summer School of Photography are continually in demand and popular.

According to Rangefinder Magazine, Harold Davis is "a man of astonishing eclectic skills and accomplishments." You can learn more about Harold and his work at his website,