A special thank you to the filmmakers for the enormous amount of time they put into producing these films. The Conservators Filmaker and GRLT artist-in-residence, Michael Sacca, produced this 15-minute documentary to tell the story of the Kohler Foundation art conservators who spent more than 3 years lovingly restoring Blackie’s… Read more
Posts Categorized: Preserves
This 34-acre preserve in Owls Head was originally protected in 1986 through a conservation easement. The landowner decided to donate the property to the Land Trust in 2017 to provide public access to the spectacular views of Penobscot Bay and Ash Island. Students at Outward Bound helped to rejuvenate the… Read more
This gallery of photos highlight the captivating and diverse art and history of Bernard “Blackie” Langlais. Visit the Langlais Sculpture Preserve in Cushing!
The Langlais Sculpture Preserve was the 90-acre homestead of renowned Maine artist, Bernard “Blackie” Langlais and his wife Helen. “Blackie” created more than 3,000 indoor and outdoor works of art during his lifetime that are unique, edgy, very imaginative, and engaging to young and old. The Preserve is located at… Read more