UPDATE: Unfortunately the vaccinator for the #MaineReunited Community Art Event will not be in attendance. CALL 1-888-445-4111 TO SCHEDULE YOUR VACCINE
Lights Out presents a county-wide community art contest. We are seeking original work from artists addressing community themes. This contest is an opportunity for people to represent themselves, their experience, and community. We're awarding $1000 each to our People’s Choice Award, Youth Award, and Adult Award winners. The Oxford County contest winner's have been awarded, the Aroostook County contest is currently happening, and the Waldo county contest will launch this Spring.
We're happy to announce the Youth, Adult, and People's Choice Award winners for Aroostook County, Maine. Click on each work below to learn more.
THE REED GALLERY
at University of Maine at Presque Isle
181 Main Street, Presque Isle, Maine
APRIL 16 12 – 4PM
The #MaineReunited Community Art Contest held in Oxford County this past November was a huge success, receiving approx. 70 submissions from 17 towns and over 1000 votes for our People's Choice award. Read more about the contest in the press and see our winners and honorable mentions below: "Two of the three winners of the community art contest called #MaineReunited were based in Bethel and shed light on hopeful times and how pandemic united everyone. The contest was held by Lights Out Art Consulting."
– Miera Bienstock, The Bethel Citizen