The public is invited to an opening reception for an exhibition of new paintings by Chris Polson on Friday, July 18 from 5 to 7 p.m. at Twin Brooks Stretchers at 59 Calderwood Lane in Lincolnville. The paintings are from Polson’s past two years of work done in the Baxter Park and midcoast areas of Maine. Two 96-by-96-inch paintings will be featured in the show, one of Roaring Brook in Baxter State Park and one of Sullivan Harbor near Sullivan Falls.
Polson has been painting and showing in Maine more than 20 years. He is the co-owner of Twin Brooks Stretchers, which sells its custom canvas painting stretchers to artists across Maine and throughout the world. The exhibition will run through September 18. Hours are 8 a.m. -1 p.m. Monday to Friday or by appointment: e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call 800-856-1567.