The Farnsworth Art Museum will present a series of exhibitions to mark the centennial of Andrew Wyeth’s birth that will include over 100 of the artist’s works. Andrew Wyeth at 100 will feature a major retrospective exhibition of the American master’s Maine watercolors. Four other shows will explore his temperas and drawings while a photography exhibition will focus on the Olson House, a major inspiration to the artist for three decades. This year-long celebration will be on display throughout the museum’s Wyeth Center, as well as its Hadlock and Wyeth Study Center galleries.
The Lead Exhibition Sponsors for Andrew Wyeth at 100 are Camden National Bank, Mrs. F. Eugene Dixon and Down East magazine. Other sponsors include Mr. and Mrs. George Twigg III, The Grasshopper Shop of Rockland; Hampton Inn and Suites,Rockland/Thomaston; Lie Nielsen Toolworks, Inc.;and Monhegan Boat Line.