SEARSPORT — The gallery in Trove will showcase the work of Maine artist Shannon Westphal from Tuesday, July 18 through Sunday, Aug. 7, with a Meet the Artist event Sunday, July 24, from noon to 2 p.m.

Westphal’s work is best described as contemporary minimalism. She uses stripped-down elements to create a cohesive composition, focusing on emotional representation of place.

Trove is located 36 E. Main St. in downtown Searsport. For more information, visit

Contemporary minimalism by artist Shannon Westphal, on exhibit through Aug. 7 at Trove in Searsport. Courtesy of Trove