CELESTE ROBERGE: THINKING WHILE WALKING UNDER THE SEA
July 27 – September 14
in the Clifford Gallery
Opening Reception: Friday, July 27 from 5:30-8:00PM
Artist Talk: Wednesday, August 15 at 7:00PM
Nationally-known artist Celeste Roberge has returned home to Maine, exhibiting her exquisite two-dimensional and sculptural work that examines and utilizes marine life metaphorically and physically, suggesting the tangible and ephemeral, memory and invention all at the same time.
Celeste Roberge was born in Maine and received her art education at the Maine College of Art, the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design, and the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture. She is Professor Emerita, after twenty-two years as Head of Sculpture, at the School of Art + Art History, College of the Arts, University of Florida. She maintains a studio in South Portland, Maine.