UMVA Holiday Gift Show Opens December 15 Brenda Bonneville, editor December 7, 2018 (Portland, ME) The Union of Maine Visual Artists (UMVA) will host a special holiday gift show at their gallery space located at the Portland Media Center in Portland’s Art District on Saturday, December 15 and Sunday, December 16 from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm. This event is free and open to the public, and refreshments will be served. Featured artists include Andrew Chulyk, Ann Tracy, Anne Strout, Christine Sullivan, Greg Harper, John Ripton, and William Hessian. You’ll find photography, prints, monoprints, original acrylics and paintings plus mixed media and jewelry. About the Union of Maine Visual Artists The Union of Maine Visual Artists is a nonprofit organization created for artists by artists that advocates for its members and provides a structure for artists to create projects, produce exhibitions, initiate affiliations and chapter groups throughout the state. The Union of Maine Visual Artists Gallery is located at 516 Congress Street in Portland (next to MECA). For more information, please call (207) 775-2900 or visit www.umvaonline.org.