Gordon Bok’s carvings to be shown in Belfast

Posted Aug. 16, 2010, at 6:32 p.m.

BELFAST, Maine — Folk musician Gordon Bok of Camden will appear at his woodcarving exhibition debut at the Parent Gallery, 92 Main St., Belfast, during a reception for several artists at 5 p.m. Friday, Aug. 20.

Bok’s bas-relief woodcarvings capture the life of the working men and the fishermen of Maine.

Other artists attending the reception and exhibiting their work are gallery owner Neal Parent, black-and-white photographs; his daughter Joanne Parent, pastel and oil paintings; Georges Nashan, digital photographs; David Johnson, pen-and-ink landscapes; Peg Worth, oil paintings; Ben Hall, watercolor paintings; and Keith Maynard, metal sculptures.

The reception is a part of the Belfast Friday Night Art Walk. All Belfast galleries will be open until 9 p.m. The event is free, and refreshments will be provided.

For information, call 338-1553. The gallery is open 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday.