About

b. 1959  Providence, Rhode Island

home: Lincolnville, Maine

education: BS Forestry

University of Michigan

co-owner: Twin Brooks Stretchers   Lincolnville, Maine

Press

Zasada, John
“Aspen and Art – The Fine Connections”, 2 images, text, and back cover photo. Better Forests Magazine, Summer 2017.

Little, David
“Art of Katahdin”, 2 images and text, Down East Books, 2013.

Costigan, Lori
“Polson paints Maine’s woods, streams & lakes” The VillageSoup Citizen, June 30, 2004, pp. B-1, B-9.

Gold, Donna
Review, Art New England, August – September 1997, p. 36.

Thompson, Chris
“Closing the Circle” The Camden Herald, March 13, 1997, pp. B-1, B-8.

Exhibitions

2017
“Chris Polson – An Exhibition of New Paintings” Twin Brooks Stretchers, Lincolnville, Maine.

2014
“Chris Polson – An Exhibition of New Paintings” Twin Brooks Stretchers, Lincolnville, Maine.

2013
“Selfies” Group show, Wallworks Gallery, Rockport, Maine.

2013
“A Mountain Rises: The Art of Katahdin” Group show, University of New England Art Gallery, Portland, Maine.

2012
“Chris Polson – A Show of New Large Paintings” Twin Brooks Stretchers, Lincolnville, Maine.

2009
“Chris Polson – A Show of New Large Paintings” Twin Brooks Stretchers, Lincolnville, Maine.

2009
“Small Works – Paintings by Chris Polson” Searsmont Town Library, Searsmont, Maine.

2008
“Chris Polson – Landscapes”. The Belfast Framer & Gallery, Belfast, Maine.

2008
“Katahdin: The Lake and Her Artists” Group show, The Jameson Art Group, Portland, Maine.

2008
“Taking Different Trails: The Artists journey to Katahdin Lake” Group show, Bates College Museum of Art, Lewiston, Maine.

2007
Group shows – North Light Gallery, Millinocket, Maine.

2007
“Harvest 6” Group show – Water Street Artists at the Stable Gallery, Damariscotta, Maine.

2007
“Chris Polson” A show of new paintings. Twin Brooks Stretchers, Lincolnville, Maine.

2006
Katahdin Lake Purchase Exhibition with The Trust for Public Lands – Portland, Maine.

2006
Group shows – North Light Gallery, Millinocket, Maine.

2005
Grand Opening Group Show – North Light Gallery, Millinocket, Maine.

2005
“Chris Polson” A show of new paintings. Twin Brooks Stretchers, Lincolnville, Maine.

2004
“Chris Polson – Paintings at The Unity Centre for the Performing Arts” Unity, Maine.

2003
“Chris Polson – Still Places” A show of new paintings. Twin Brooks Stretchers, Lincolnville, Maine.

2002
“Chris Polson – Paintings of Lincolnville and Beyond” A special show of paintings in honor of the Lincolnville Bicentennial. Twin Brooks Stretchers Shop, Lincolnville, Maine.

2001
Group Show. Christopher David Gallery, West Palm Beach, Florida.

1999
Two group shows. Between the Muse Gallery, Rockland, Maine.

1998
“After Dark” Group show. Maine Coast Artists, Rockport, Maine.

1998
Group show. Between the Muse Gallery, Rockland, Maine.

1997
“Studio Work – A group show of emerging artists” Between the Muse Gallery, Rockland, Maine.

1997
“North Country Visions” College of the Atlantic, Bar Harbor, Maine.

1996
Maine’s Massachusetts House Galleries, Lincolnville, Maine.