Harbor Gallery Artwork on Display

OPEN HOUSE at Estia’s Cafe on Sunday, December 10 from 3-5pm Harbor Gallery located at 151 Rowayton Avenue, was established in 2003 by David Wenger and has presented Rowayton and surrounding towns with fine marine art for 17 years. With the addition of Elizabeth Bertang, Gallery Director, and Karen Dodge, Gallerist and Curator, Harbor Gallery […]

Doug Roedel on Exhibit @ the Cafe!

Reception: Sunday, Nov 5, 3-5 pm The Exhibit is on display now until December 5th, 2017 Biography: CSALT.WORKS = Doug Roedel WITH A BACKGROUND OF 20+ YEARS IN RETAIL MARKETING AND CREATIVE DEVELOPMENT INCLUDING BRANDS SUCH AS TOMMY HILFIGER, JACK WILLS, AEROPOSTALE AND RECENTLY JOHNNIE-O, THIS ONE TIME PAINTING HOBBY HAS EVOLVED INTO A BRAND […]

Darien Best Bartender 2017

Organization: New Canaan-Darien Magazine/Moffly Media Location: Darien, CT Date: September 20, 2017 Photographer: Bob Capazzo Colin Ambrose, Sergio Rincon, Yuri Rincon

Vicki French Smith @ Estia’s Cafe

The show is on display from September 4 through October. Artist’s Statement: Creating movement and texture in my paintings take me to places I like to be. Water and skies have been my passion. I seek to create dramatic emotion by using techniques of complimentary colors, soft and hard edges, a variety of brushes, palette […]

Britt Bair @ Estia’s Back Porch Cafe

Reception Sunday, June 4 from 3pm to 5:30pm   Artist Statement I am actually a plein air painter at heart but when I started to travel the midwest and New England I developed a passion for painting cows. I started with photographs and as soon as I painted them they transformed into colorful works of […]

Lori Glavin Art @ the Back Porch Cafe

New art on display starting Thursday March 2nd, 2017 ! Come on in and enjoy. STATEMENT My work is inspired by the visual clatter of the mundane places I know best, the domestic environment, or the tilted landscape of my weekend garden. The paintings are spontaneous and intuitive; I work without a plan and embrace the […]

Paintings by Helen Robinson

New Art Show at Estia’s Cafe, October 4th, from 4-6pm

Darien invited to the ‘back porch’

Original Article Estia’s American is now Estia’s Back Porch Cafe. The restaurant has “reformatted” to take advantage of its backyard atmosphere at the rear of 1020 Boston Post Road. The restaurant’s back porch now sits under a new pergola, dressed with flower boxes. Colin Ambrose opened Estia’s in Darien three years ago. The restaurateur is […]

Barbara Thomas SEASONS AND PLACES

Art Opening Saturday July 18, 2015 4-6pm Please join us for a glass of wine, fine food & delicious art! Show will be open from July 18 through September 14, 2015 at Estia’s Back Porch Cafe 1020 Post Road, Darien, CT. For more information about Barbara Thomas visit her website at www.barbarathomasart.com. All of Barbara’s paintings are […]

Visiting Grazin’ Angus Acres

I am a big fan of the NPR food radio series Stirring the Pot by Stefanie Sacks. On a recent trip, returning to Estia’s Little Kitchen from my Estia’s Back Porch location in Darien, CT, I happened to catch Stefanie’s show featuring her friend Dan Gibson and his Grazin’ Angus Acres farm. Yesterday, with Stefanie’s introduction, I was […]