Jonesport Mackeral by Matt Barter
Medium: 2018 oil on linen
Art Information: Part of the “Cantown Company Store” art installation at the Barter Art House, a show dedicated to the hardworking Mainers who toiled in the sardine canning factories.
Artist Information: Matt Barter is an artist living with his family in Brunswick, Maine. He creates paintings and carvings inspired by people’s lives and experiences, most often tied to the Maine coast. His gallery, the Barter Art House, features his work along with those of painter Philip Barter and local potter Tim Fischer. Located at 68 Cumberland street Brunswick, Maine.
Noteworthy: One of Matt's paintings hangs in the office of Angus King in Washington D.C.