Avon Street Gallery shows the works of Krisanne Baker, Maia Snow, and Victoria Statsenko

PORTLAND, ME -- Three Monhegan Artists' Residency alumni - Krisanne Baker, Maia Snow, and Victoria Statsenko - recently opened a show of their paintings at the Avon Street Gallery in Portland on Saturday, November 18.

The artists have all previously participated in the Monhegan Artists' Residency. Each spent a month on Monhegan Island where they were given an apartment and studio, a stipend, and the freedom to work as they wished. The residency is awarded annually to artists who are selected by a rotating jury.

Susan Danly, president of the nonprofit Monhegan Artists' Residency, attended and spoke at the opening on November 18. The show runs through December 16. Avon Street Gallery is located at 11 Avon Street in Portland, Maine.

For further information, please contact Jan ter Weele of Avon Street gallery at 207-536-4979 or jtwpaintings@msn.com.

 At the opening on November 18

At the opening on November 18

 Artist Victoria Statsenko (left) and Monhegan Artists' Residency board president Susan Danly (right)

Artist Victoria Statsenko (left) and Monhegan Artists' Residency board president Susan Danly (right)