Art Exhibits at the Library

The Library is thrilled to welcome local and regional artists back into our spaces! Please check back here often to find more information as the year progresses!

If you are interested in exhibiting art in the future, please fill out the attached application form here.

The Library is proud to now offer three exhibition locations:

  • The Lecture Hall Gallery
  • The Cyr Gallery (previously the Bangor Room, third floor)
  • The Stairwell Gallery (new grand staircase)

April Exhibitions: Cyr Gallery - Bangor Fine Prints

Michael Hallahan has spent almost his entire adult life with a camera in his hand. Showing talent for visual arts at a young age, he first began with graphite, charcoal, and pastels and was drawn into the darkroom through the print making process.

Michael has been photographing dancers for more than 10 years and working in the Bangor area as a professional photographer for more than 10.

He is for hire for portrait, commercial and editorial photography under the business name FinePrints. He also teaches photography classes locally and offers private lessons.

To learn more about Michael visit his website at, e-mail him at or call at 989-2514



April Exhibitions: Stairwell Gallery - Jon Bryer


Jon is an artist living and working on the mid-coast of Maine.  He creates many types of art, plays a variety of instruments, and records his own music.

He graduated from the Maine College of Art in Portland, Maine.

Jon is inspired by the world's natural beauty.  His art reflects many colors and scenes. The paintings convey fluidity and movement. 

For more information visit his website


April Exhibitions: Lecture Hall Gallery - Citizens of Maine

"The size of your community doesn’t matter as much as the depth of your connection with them.  " - Chris Prillio

About the Art

Each artist has explored personal interests and the expression of emotions through art.  Artists were allowed to use the media of their choosing and work at any size or scale. The work of each artist varies from explorations of color and movement to interest in animals and the environment. This show represents the many diverse voices that make up the charming and exciting culture of Citizens of Maine.

About Citizens of Maine

Citizens of Maine, LLC is committed to providing caring support for adults with intellectual differences, enabling our members to lead enriched lives in the home and the community.

For more information visit