The Arts

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The Morgan Gallery, at the KCC, is made possible through a generous donation by the Morgan Family of Kittery, ME. The gallery space is prominently located by the STAR THEATRE and provides a new venue for showcasing works by visual artists. The KCC Visual Arts Committee is responsible for curating the programming and schedules an ongoing series of art exhibits to showcase visual artists. Professional artists are encouraged to submit works for review for future exhibits. All works are reviewed and juried by a sub-committee of the Arts and Culture committee.

This gallery is free and open to the public during KCC business hours and also open during performances in the STAR Theatre. The Morgan Gallery is located in the Kittery Community Center at 120 Rogers Road in Kittery, Maine. 

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Current exhibit

seacoast moderns, “seeing and affirming the artist within”

On exhibit from May 11 through August 2021 in the Morgan Gallery at the Kittery Community Center are works by several members of The Seacoast Moderns. The exhibit is titled; “Seeing and Affirming the Artist Within” and the participating artists are Steffanie Antonio, Karen Camlin, Kirk Carter, Jennifer Chamberlain, Serena Hallowell, Maryse Newton, Pat Sevigny-Higgins, Christopher Strickland and Jeff Vinciguerra.

The Seacoast Moderns is a group of local artists who began meeting together in 2010 to support one another’s creativity and artistic expressions. The group includes artists who  hold degrees in art, others are self-taught and several are art educators. The Seacoast Moderns consider themselves to be “regional” artists using contemporary means of expressing their world.  Exhibited works include non-representational pieces, the use of symbolism, graphic elements, expressive use of media and stylized subject matter.

We welcome you to our artist opening reception on Tuesday, July 6 from 5:30pm-7:00pm (Rain Date: July 7) Where: Outside STAR Theatre entrance & inside the Morgan Gallery Cost: Free, Light refreshments will be served.

Deck The Walls

Adorning the first floor hallway walls are pieces of local artwork in a more casual setting than the Morgan Gallery.  This informal showing area will feature children’s artwork, as well as other local artists’ pieces.  These pieces are constantly changing throughout the year.  

On Display Now – KCC SAFE Afterschool Program

VIEW OUR VIRTUAL RECEPTION

call to artists

Local Visual Artists Invited to Submit Proposals