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Deep River, CT, United States

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Added Jan 6, 2013
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"The View from Blueberry Hill," the 5 x 16" acrylic on Arches cold-pressed paper shown above, was one of six of my paintings on exhibition at Maple & Main Gallery of Fine Art, One Maple Street in Chester, Connecticut. This painting was recently sold. I invite you to stop by Maple & Main to view the Holiday Show, which will be coming down on January 20th. The gallery's hours are Wednesday through Saturday, 11-6; Sunday, 11-5. The opening of the next show will be Friday, January 25th, from 5 to 8 pm. Stop by and say hello, enjoy some refreshments, and see my paintings up close. I hope to see you there!


Added Nov 15, 2012
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"The View from Blueberry Hill," the 5 x 16" acrylic on Arches cold-pressed paper shown above, is one of six of my paintings on exhibition at Maple & Main Gallery of Fine Art, One Maple Street in Chester, Connecticut. If you are in the area, I invite you to stop by Maple & Main to view the Holiday Show. The gallery's hours are Wednesday through Saturday, 11-6; Sunday, 11-5. The opening of the Holiday Show is Friday, November 16, from 5 to 8 pm. I invite you to come and say hello, enjoy some refreshments, and see my paintings up close. I hope to see you there!


Added Oct 5, 2012
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Essex Art Association

10 North Main Street

Friday 29 June 2012
Saturday 21 July 2012

From 198 paintings in this exhibition, Joan Cole was chosen to receive a $200 prize for "Day's End."

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Added Oct 5, 2012
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New Britain Museum of American Art's 43rd Annual Juried Exhibition

56 Lexington Street

Saturday 13 October 2012
Sunday 28 October 2012

t Lake Sunrise" "Crescent Lake Sunrise" is an 8 x 16" acrylic on canvas by Joan Cole. This is a very peaceful scene on a quiet morning in New Hampshire.

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Added Oct 5, 2012
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"When Lilacs...Bloomed," the 10 x 20" acrylic on stretched canvas shown above, is among five of my paintings on exhibition at Maple & Main Gallery of Fine Art, One Maple Street in Chester, Connecticut. If you are in the area, I invite you to stop by Maple & Main to view the Second Anniversary Exhibition. The gallery's hours are Tuesday, Wednesday, and Saturday, 11-6; Thursday and Friday 11-7; and Sunday from 11-5. The town of Chester will be celebrating its annual Halloween Parade on Friday, October 26 from 5 to 8 PM. Along with an assortment of fine art offerings, Maple & Main will be serving treats, not tricks. You are invited to come in costume or not, as you wish. I hope to see you there!


Added Sep 11, 2012
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"When Lilacs...Bloomed," the 10 x 20" acrylic on stretched canvas shown above, is among five of my paintings on exhibition at Maple & Main Gallery of Fine Art, One Maple Street in Chester, Connecticut. If you are in the area, I invite you to stop by Maple & Main to view the Second Anniversary Exhibition. The gallery's hours are Tuesday, Wednesday, and Saturday, 11-6; Thursday and Friday 11-7; and Sunday from 10-5. Friday, September 21 is "Come Back to Chester" Day. The shops and galleries will be open from 5 to 8. Maple & Main will be serving refreshments. Please come join me.


Added Aug 31, 2012
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83rd Annual Open Juried Exhibition of the Connecticut Women Artists

Slater Memorial Museum on the campus of Norwich Free Academy, 305 Broadway

Saturday 1 September 2012
Sunday 30 September 2012

Two of my paintings have been chosen to hang in this exhibition: "The Quiet Place," as well as "Moraine." The opening reception and awards ceremony is on Saturday, September 8, 2012, from 4-7 PM. All are welcome.

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Added Aug 31, 2012
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"When Lilacs...Bloomed," the 10 x 20" acrylic on stretched canvas shown above, is among five of my paintings on exhibition at Maple & Main Gallery of Fine Art, One Maple Street in Chester, Connecticut. The gallery is celebrating its second anniversary with a gala opening Friday, August 30, 2012, from 5-8 PM! If you are in the area, I invite you to stop by Maple & Main to view the Anniversary Exhibition. The gallery's summer hours are Tuesday, Wednesday, and Saturday, 11-6; Thursday and Friday 11-7; and Sunday from 10-5.


Added Jul 4, 2012
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Lyme Art Association's Annual Summer Painting and Sculpture Exhibition

90 Lyme Street

Friday 15 June 2012
Sunday 29 July 2012

"Moraine" is an original 24 x 12" acrylic painting on canvas of a glacial moraine in Chatfield Hollow, which is part of the Cockaponsett State Forest near my home.

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Added Jul 3, 2012
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"Spring Morning," the 12 x 9" acrylic on linen painting shown above, was among eight of my paintings on exhibition at Maple & Main Gallery of Fine Art, One Maple Street in Chester, Connecticut. "Spring Morning" was sold at the opening on April 20! If you are in the area, I invite you to stop by Maple & Main to view the summer exhibition. The gallery's summer hours are Tuesday, Wednesday, and Saturday, 11-6; Thursday and Friday 11-7; and Sunday from 11-5.


Added Apr 24, 2012
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"Spring Morning," the 12 x 9" acrylic on linen painting shown above, was among eight of my paintings on exhibition at Maple & Main Gallery of Fine Art, One Maple Street in Chester, Connecticut. "Spring Morning" was sold at the opening on April 20! If you are in the area, I invite you to stop by Maple & Main to view the seven remaining works that are still available there. The gallery is open Tuesday through Saturday from 11-6, and Sunday from 11-5.


Added Apr 17, 2012
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Three of my newest paintings are on exhibition at Maple & Main Gallery of Fine Art at one Maple Street in Chester, Connecticut: "Spring Morning," "Moraine," and "Laurel at Last." The opening of the spring show at the gallery is Friday, April 20, 2012, from 5 to 8 PM. If you are in the area, I invite you to stop by to view my works up close. Maple & Main is open Tuesday through Saturday from 11-6, and Sunday from 11-5.


Added Mar 8, 2012
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The Slater Memorial Museum's 68th Annual Connecticut Artist Exhibition

Slater Memorial Museum on the campus of Norwich Free Academy

Sunday 19 February 2012
Friday 30 March 2012

Juror Jeffrey Andersen, the Director of the Florence Griswold Museum, Old Lyme, CT, wrote:
"....My assignment as Juror was to select approximately 120 works out of the nearly 400 submitted. I was pleased to see such diversity of approaches across all media. In the end, I tried to reflect that diversity with a representative selection of works marked by creative expression and proficiencies of execution. I also found works with a "spark" of originality...."


Added Mar 8, 2012
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I am pleased to announce that "Day's End" was juried into the Slater Museum's [Norwich, CT] 68th Annual Connecticut Artists' Exhibition by Jeffrey Andersen, Director of the Florence Griswold Museum in Old Lyme, Connecticut. The exhibition continues until March 30.


I have also been juried into the New Haven [Connecticut] Paint and Clay's 111th Annual Juried Art Exhibition of work by artists of New England and New York. I invite you to join me at the opening on Sunday, March 11 from 2 to 5 PM.




Several of my paintings are available at Maple & Main Gallery of Fine Art at one Maple Street in Chester, Connecticut. Maple & Main is open Tuesday through Saturday from 11-6, and Sunday from 11-5.


Added Mar 7, 2012
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New Haven Paint & Clay Club's 111th Annual Juried Art Exhibition of Work by Artists of New England and New York

The John Slade Ely House, 51 Trumbull Street

Sunday 11 March 2012
Sunday 1 April 2012

Works in sculpture, oil, acrylic, watercolor, grapics, and mixed media will be on exhibition till April 1. The opening reception is Sunday, March 11 from 2 to 5 PM. If you are in the area, please come enjoy the show.


Added Dec 23, 2011
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First Niagara Bank

Route 148

Thursday 1 December 2011
Sunday 15 January 2012

This is a one-woman show that lasts until January. If you are nearby, I hope you'll stop and enjoy viewing these paintings.


Added Dec 23, 2011
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Several of my paintings are available at Maple & Main Gallery of Fine Art at one Maple Street in Chester, Connecticut. Maple & Main is open Tuesday through Saturday from 11-6, and Sunday from 11-5.


Added Nov 11, 2011
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Several of my paintings are available at Maple & Main Gallery of Fine Art in Chester, Connecticut. M&M is open Tuesday through Saturday from 11-6, and Sunday from 11-5.


Added Feb 1, 2009
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The opening of the latest Madison Art Society show is Friday, February 6, from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Scranton Memorial Library in Madison, Connecticut. If you miss the opening, the show runs until February 26.


Added May 14, 2008
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Many of my paintings are on display at the Pizza Palace, 944 Poquonnock Road in Groton, Connecticut. If you live in the Northeast, why not stop in for some great food and a close-up view of my work. Enjoy! ~Joan

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Tidal Falls, Frenchman's Bay Conservancy - Painting, 12x24 in ©2012 by Joan Cole - Original acrylic on stretched canvas of the tidal falls at the Frenchman's Bay Nature Conservancy in Sullivan, Maine.

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Tidal Falls, Frenchman's Bay Conservancy - Painting, 12x24 in ©2012 by Joan Cole - Original acrylic on stretched canvas of the tidal falls at the Frenchman's Bay Nature Conservancy in Sullivan, Maine.

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Cathedral Woods Revisited - Painting, 3.9x3.2 in ©2012 by Joan Cole - Original acrylic on linen board of Cathedral Woods on Monhegan Island, Maine.

What a wonderful forest ... I so much feel like being there ... the way you painted it is so beautiful ...


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Cadillac Mountain from Schoodic Point - Painting, 3.2x3.9 in ©2013 by Joan Cole - Figurative, figurative-594, Original acrylic on birch panel of a view of Cadillac Mountain in Acadia National Park seen from the top of Schoodic Point, Maine.

Gracias!


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Road to the Farm - Painting, 16x20 in ©2011 by Joan Cole - Figurative, figurative-594, Acrylic on linen landscape of a rural Massachusetts farm road on a foggy day.

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10x20 in ©2012 by Joan Cole
The Meadow - Painting, 10x20 in ©2012 by Joan Cole - Figurative, figurative-594, Original acrylic on stretched canvas of the meadow on Monhegan Island, Maine.

Gracias, Bruno, por sus elogios.


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Day's End - Painting, 24x12 in ©2012 by Joan Cole - Figurative, figurative-594, Original acrylic on canvas painting of sunset over water.

Thank you so much for your kind words, Muriel. ~Joan


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Merci beau coup, Muriel!


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Moraine - Painting, 24x12 in ©2012 by Joan Cole - Figurative, figurative-594, Original acrylic on canvas painting of lichen-covered boulders tumbling downhill to a pool of water.

Merci, Muriel.


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Spring Morning - Painting, 12x9 in ©2012 by Joan Cole - Figurative, figurative-594, Original acrylic on canvas painting of yellow irises blooming in Pratt Cove in Deep River, CT, in springtime.

Thank you so much for your kind words, Albert.


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10x20 in ©2012 by Joan Cole
The Meadow - Painting, 10x20 in ©2012 by Joan Cole - Figurative, figurative-594, Original acrylic on stretched canvas of the meadow on Monhegan Island, Maine.

questo paesaggio raffigura una quiete dimenticata,bravissima bruno


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16x20 in ©2011 by Joan Cole
Road to the Farm - Painting, 16x20 in ©2011 by Joan Cole - Figurative, figurative-594, Acrylic on linen landscape of a rural Massachusetts farm road on a foggy day.

brava, brava,brava bruno


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3.2x3.9 in ©2013 by Joan Cole
Cadillac Mountain from Schoodic Point - Painting, 3.2x3.9 in ©2013 by Joan Cole - Figurative, figurative-594, Original acrylic on birch panel of a view of Cadillac Mountain in Acadia National Park seen from the top of Schoodic Point, Maine.

complimenti, nie tuoi quadri la pace interiore ciao e buon lavoro


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24x12 in ©2012 by Joan Cole
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The Meadow
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Cathedral Woods Revisited
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Tidal Falls, Frenchman's Bay Conservancy
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Cadillac Mountain from Schoodic Point
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Sea and Fog
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Blue Dory
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Corea View
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The Road to Maine
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The View from Blueberry Hill
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Quiet Cove
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Chatham Harbor
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The Quiet Place
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New Dawn
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Spring Morning
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Laurel at Last
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Moraine
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Day's End
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Christmas Cove, Monhegan Island, Maine
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