The Craignair Gallery is a beautiful showcase of our commitment to supporting our community. This unique Maine art gallery and dining experience offers guests a chance to enjoy the talents of local artists in an intimate and welcoming setting at our MidCoast Maine bed and breakfast.

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Local Art & Food

Enjoy Dining in Our Charming Boutique Gallery

The Craignair Gallery will feature rotating monthly solo exhibitions by Maine artists, with mediums including oil and watercolor paintings, ceramics, glass, and more. The Gallery will be open for public viewing daily throughout the year for art patrons. In the evenings, the space transforms into a unique dining venue for The Causeway restaurant with exclusive menu items, making it perfect for a special occasion or celebration.

The essence of all beautiful art, all great art, is gratitude.
—Friedrich Nietzsche

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Upcoming Exhibits

Join us at our Maine art gallery for our opening night party for new exhibits and meet the artists on the opening date of their exhibits. Artist’s openings will serve complimentary snacks and beverages.

Jan. 10 – Feb 28

2024 Winter Featured Artist Group Exhibition: featuring
Susan Baines, Nancy Baker, Katharine Cartwright, Jean Kigel, and Gwen Sylvester

Artist’s Opening on January 10th 4-7

Feb. 28 – April 29

Katherine Ashby

Artist’s Opening February 28th 4-7

April 29 – May 28

Nancy Baker

Artist’s Opening May 1st 4-7

May 28 – June 25

Ken Schweizer

Artist’s Opening May 29th 4-7

June 25 – July 30

Lydia Kaeyer

Artist’s Opening June 26th 4-7

July 30 – August 27

John Bisignano

Artist’s Opening July 31st 4-7

Aug 27 – Sept 24

Jean Kigel

Artist’s Opening August 28th 4-7

September 24 – October 29

Susan Tobey White

Artist’s Opening September 25th 4-7

October 29 – November 26

Karen Pettengill

Artist’s Opening October 20th 4-7

November 27 – January 3

Susan Bartlett Rice

Artist’s Opening November 27th 4-7

Craignair Inn Gallery

Artisans Corner

Featured Pieces from Local Artists

Display artists are all local to the Clark Island neighborhood and will be updating their work regularly.

Current featured artists include:
Gayle Bedigian
Pottery & Ceramics

SeaSmoke Ceramics
Pottery

Susan Lewis Baines
Small Form

Jim Vander Noot
Miniature Art Quilts

Linden O’Ryan
Art note cards

Kharris Brill
Assemblage art sculptures

Pam Pardon
Scallop shell scrimshaw and whale driftwood art

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Visit Craignair Gallery

Immerse Yourself in Midcoast Maine Artist Culture

The Gallery is located inside The Craignair Inn by the Sea, located at 5 3rd Street in Spruce Head, Maine. The public is welcome to view our rotating monthly exhibits at The Craignair Gallery during the day. Starting at 5pm, the space is reserved as an exclusive dining experience for The Causeway Restaurant. Interested in hosting a special event in this venue? Reach out to us at innkeeper@craignair.com