Fukurou’s book writing/art contest exhibit Sept 14 in Rockland

The front cover of Coastal Maine in Words and Art – Photo titled Vanishing Point by Yohaku Yorozuya. And the back cover – Moonstruck by Ramona du Houx – the other the artist in the book/exhibit. From Maine Insights News: Winners of Maine’s Solon Center for Research and Publishing’s first book writing/art contest announced — Exhibit opening September 14thContinue reading “Fukurou’s book writing/art contest exhibit Sept 14 in Rockland”

Book writing/art contest exhibit opening September 14th at Fukurou Gallery in Rockland

From Maine Insights News: Winners of Maine’s Solon Center for Research and Publishing’s first book writing/art contest announced — Exhibit opening September 14th at Fukurou Gallery in Rockland See the article HERE. The front cover of Coastal Maine in Words and Art – Photo titled Vanishing Point by Yohaku Yorozuya. And the back cover – Moonstruck by Ramona duContinue reading “Book writing/art contest exhibit opening September 14th at Fukurou Gallery in Rockland”

Climate Change Causes Conflicts-Documentary Project to Bring Change

A short clip to help raise funds for the initiative from its director, Alexander Cornell du Houx: The Solon Center for Research and Publishing has agreed to publish books based upon this documentary project which highlights conflicts around the globe that are a direct result of climate change and how community solutions, already available, couldContinue reading “Climate Change Causes Conflicts-Documentary Project to Bring Change”

Maine’s mystical ships by Ramona du Houx – May 2016 exhibit

  Seascapes “Our bodies consist of the same proportion of water as the earth. We are creatures of the sea. The draw of the ocean has been written about time and again. There is something more vast and more mysterious about the sea than anything else on earth. It’s something similar to the vastness andContinue reading “Maine’s mystical ships by Ramona du Houx – May 2016 exhibit”

Non-profit Waterville Creates! awarded $1.5 million Alfond grant

By Ramona du Houx in Maine Insights Waterville Creates! has been awarded $1.5 million in grants from the Harold Alfond Foundation that will “help establish Waterville Creates! and support work of Waterville Creates! partners,” increasing arts and culture programming in the city. “Waterville Creates! has brought together Waterville’s major arts organizations,” said Greg Powell, chairmanContinue reading “Non-profit Waterville Creates! awarded $1.5 million Alfond grant”

Handmade pottery is the trend and Maine leads

  By Ramona du Houx Handmade pottery has become desirable to collect across America. Maine has been leading the way with small pottery workshops and dedicated potters for years. Portland, Maine has one of the oldest pottery stores in the Old Port. The Maine Potters Market has been supplying artisan’s wares since 1978 and galleryContinue reading “Handmade pottery is the trend and Maine leads”

Bowdoin College put on Sondheim on Sondheim which could have been on Broadway

Article and photos by Ramona du Houx On Nov 12-14, 2015 Bowdoin College put on a musical that could have been on Broadway. Sondheim on Sondheim is an intimate portrait of the famed songwriter in his own words and music which was taken from nineteen Sondheim shows produced over a 62 year period. The voicesContinue reading “Bowdoin College put on Sondheim on Sondheim which could have been on Broadway”

Maine Landscape Art of Ramona du Houx – November 2015 exhibit

Ramona du Houx uses the camera with a painter’s eye. The technique she discovered back in 1979, in New York, uses movement to create a sense of wonder through colors, textures, memories, and the seasons. Everything within the photographic viewfinder becomes visibly interconnected when objects merge with the motion of the camera as the image,Continue reading “Maine Landscape Art of Ramona du Houx – November 2015 exhibit”