UPCOMING ARTWALK

NEXT EVENT: SATURDAY OCTOBER 2, 1:00-4:00PM for MAINE CRAFT WEEKEND

Thanks to Wizardly Media for the coverage of 2021’s ArtWalk events!

DAY: The Third Friday of the month! Or, Fird Friday, if you must have alliteration.

TIME 5:30PM-7:30PM:* Plenty of time to hit the restaurants and bars after art walking with plenty of time to get in dinner. Many downtown restaurants are open with outdoor seating and takeout options. There is a list of food and beverage locations marked on the ArtWalk Google Map. For August, ArtWalk will extend from 5-8PM.

FOOD & BEVERAGE: We have a limited listing of the vibrant food and beverage spots in Downtown Biddeford on our ArtWalk Map. Heart of Biddeford’s places directory is the perfect place to find a bite to eat or a drink before or after ArtWalk festivities.

2021 DATES: June 18, July 16, August 20* (Fringe Fest!), September 17.

COVID-19: We are asking all ArtWalk participants to adhere to participating venue protocols when visiting. Some venues require masks when indoors no matter your vaccination status.

PARTICIPATING ARTISTS & VENUES

COMMON ROOTS STUDIO @ WASHINGTON STREET: INSTAGRAM Artist collective featuring work by local artist as well as handmade goods.

ARTISTS ALONG WASHINGTON STREET:
Christina Pakus Art – Acrylic and resin wall art and lifestyle goods.
Kyle Binette – Acrylic paintings on canvas.

NIBBLESFORD @ 5 WASHINGTON: FACEBOOK | INSTAGRAM | WEBSITE Check out Biddeford’s new cheese shop next door to Engine and across from Common Roots. We are excited they will be hosting an artist for their first ArtWalk!

ENGINE @ 163 MAIN STREET: FACEBOOK | INSTAGRAM | WEBSITE Please join us for GESTALT: A Film Photography Exhibition and a number of local artists exhibiting their work including Alcove Jewelry, Screwloose Arts, Connolly Woodcraft

PUBLIC ART: Public art continues to grow in Biddeford with new works to come this summer spearheaded by Engine. Learn more about the work you’ll find listed on our ArtWalk Map at Pizza by Alex, Lorne Wine, The Marble Block, New Mornings Natural Food Store, Elements Books Coffee Beer and more.

BIKE PART ART @ ENGINE: WEBSITE | INSTAGRAM | FACEBOOK “Hands on” inter-generational art making and bike part art.

BIDDEFORD MILLS MUSEUM @ 2 MAIN STREET: FACEBOOK | WEBSITE David Bishop has been a photographer for 50 plus years and has been involved with the Biddeford Mills Museum for the past 8 years. A small presentation of his mill photos will be displayed at the museum for the ArtWalk. Here is a link to David Bishop’s website.

BANDED BREWING @ 32 MAIN ST., BLDG. 13-W: INSTAGRAM | FACEBOOK | WEBSITE

HILLS & TRAILS @ 140 MAIN STREET: FACEBOOK | INSTAGRAM | WEBSITE features a number of Maine based craft artist work.

FLOURISH-ARTS AS SACRED HEALING @ 140 MAIN STREET: FACEBOOK A variety of visual and performing arts and crafts.

SUGER @ 17 ALFRED STREET & SUGER BOLE @ 5 WASHINGTON STREET #3: WEB ANGELROX, SUGER | FACEBOOK | INSTAGRAM: @angelrox.purejoy @suger.maine @sugerbole @roxisuger sustainable plant based convertible fashion designs and versatile accessories.

GYPSY SOIL BOUTIQUE @ 20 ALFRED STREET: INSTAGRAM | WEBSITE Curated plant and lifestyle boutique.

GLOSS HAIR PARLOR @ 148 MAIN STREET: FACEBOOK | INSTAGRAM Showing work by artist Robin Towle.

WOOVEN @ 160 MAIN STREET: FACEBOOK | INSTAGRAM Shibori textile display.

TRILLIUM @ 238 MAIN STREET: FACEBOOK | INSTAGRAM | WEBSITE In celebration of Maine’s Craft Week, Trillium will be offering an opportunity to learn the Craft of Fluid Painting. We will have 4 half hour classes this Saturday from 2-4 pm. The cost to participate is $20 (refreshments included), and we highly encourage you to register now for your spot. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER In addition to this workshop we will be offering 10% off everything in our shop from 2-4. Select summer clothing will be 50% off!!


For more information on the Biddeford ArtWalk, contact coordinator ENGINE at either director@feedtheengine.org or 207-494-7125.