37 David Driskell: Portrait of the Artist:
Maine’s celebrated artist and scholar takes us into his new work.
By Daniel Kany
47 Bright Spark
Anita Shreve lights up our bookshelves with her latest literary
offering, inspired by the deadly Fire of 1947 that ravaged Maine.
Interview by Sarah Moore
8 From the Editor
59 L’Esprit de l’Escalier “Germinal”
An apple trees spreads its branches across the generations.
By Rhea Côté Robbins
65 Around the World in Maine
Habalyo! What happens when couples blend cultures and traditions on their big day?
By Olivia Gunn
Food & Drink
51 Hungry Eye
We check in with chefs who dance to more than one muse.
By Claire Z. Cramer
57 Everyday Sommelier
“Effervescence” Sparkling wines to awaken your taste buds.
By Ralph Hersom
60 Dining Guide
61 Restaurant Review
Washington Avenue’s new-kid-on-the-block, Izakaya Minato delights and surprises with casual Japanese fare.
By Diane Hudson
Shelter & Design
43 Us Versus The Property Market
Hacking the market: How can Maine’s hopeful home buyers avoid getting left out in the cold?
By Olivia Gunn
99 House of the Month
Millstone Manor, on the Atlantic’s edge, can be your family’s idyll in the Ogunquit Art Colony.
By Colin W. Sargent
102 New England
Home & Living
64 Maine Life
13 Maine Classics
25 Portland After Dark
“The Curtain Call”
Delicious destinations for apres-performance indulgence. Or, if you’re daring and deft at parking, avant-performance treats!
By Karen Hofreiter
28 Great Escapes Maine
Escape into daydreams with eight soul-expanding summer vacations.
From Staff & Wire Reports
By William Hall