ArtWaves serves as a center of learning, engagement and community for individuals at every skill level to experience and create art.
Your donation helps support our nonprofit 501 (c) (3) organization and its mission to make art accessible to the Mount Desert Island and surrounding communities.
ArtWaves Board

President: Christine Swersey

Vice President:  Vacant

Secretary: Liz Cutler

Treasurer: John Hewlett


Members at Large:

Margaret Beaulieu

Raney Bench

Phillp Dvorak

Rob Pollien

Deirdre Swords


Our Staff

Eileen Mielenhausen

Program Manager

Dani Robbins

Dance & Wellness Coordinator

Administrative Assistant



Have some free time? We are always looking for helpers to assist with setting up exhibits, monitoring our studio space, contributing to a team or committee, putting up program flyers, and keeping our 3 studios neat and clean, among other tasks.


To volunteer, contact us at

Or contact Liz Cutler at 266-0010 or


1345-A State Highway 102

Bar Harbor, ME 04609

Located Behind the Town Hill Market in Town Hill

ArtWaves is YOUR 501(c)3 Community Arts Center.  Your donations and membership are tax-deductible and makes our programming possible.  Join us today and rate us on Trip Advisor to help others find us.