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Mellon Foundation Launches New Art Museum Futures Fund to Distribute Tens of Millions to Art Museums

  • September 21, 2020

Mellon Foundation Launches New Art Museum Futures Fund to Distribute Tens of Millions to Art Museums Nationwide As part its emergency grantmaking in...

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Open Call for Writers and Artists

  • September 18, 2020

Open Call for Writers and Artists: Sunspot Literary Journal is now open for the last quarterly edition of 2020. The journal is dedicated to...

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National Endowment for the Arts to Support 20th National Book Festival,

  • September 18, 2020

National Endowment for the Arts to Support 20th National Book Festival, September 25-27, 2020 Washington, DC—As the Library of Congress...

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Serenity-2020 an Annual Exhibit of Paintings

  • September 18, 2020

(Portland, ME) With so much happening this November from planning new ways to celebrate the holidays, voting in presidential and local elections, and...

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Freeport's Meetinghouse Arts Construction to Begin

  • September 14, 2020

Freeport's Meetinghouse Arts Construction to Begin Freeport, September 15, 2020 - The Arts and Cultural Alliance of Freeport (ACAF) has signed a...

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Maine Museum of Photographic Arts: Antidote

  • September 14, 2020

MMPA Antidote The Maine Museum of Photographic Arts' gallery may be closed to the public during the COVID-19 pandemic but the work continues online....

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Maine Audiences Weigh In on Reopening Theaters and Performing Arts Venues

  • September 08, 2020

Maine Arts Commission publishes results of Audience Outlook survey AUGUSTA--The first deployment of Audience Outlook surveys from the Maine...

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Alison Rector painting exhibition at Courthouse Gallery Fine Art

  • September 08, 2020

Courthouse Gallery Fine Art in Ellsworth presents an exhibition of 20 new oil paintings by Alison Rector. Hours of the Day opens on September 9 and...

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Santa Fe Art Institute / Applications Open for 2021 HARPO Emerging Artist Fellowship

  • September 03, 2020

The HARPO Foundation Emerging Artist Fellowship Residency at the Santa Fe Art Institute is a prestigious award established in 2013 to provide an...

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Maine Arts & Culture Sector Can Prepare for the Caronavirus

  • September 01, 2020

MAINE ARTS COVID-19 RESOURCES PAGE *A important VIDEO message for Maine artists and arts organizations amidst the COVID-19 crisis. This video...

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ArtsReady and the Performing Arts Readiness project have released the Pocket Response Resource

  • September 01, 2020
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ArtsReady and the Performing Arts Readiness project have released the Pocket Response Resource ("PRR"). The PRR is a document which prompts...

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Opera House Arts: Searching for an Executive Director

  • September 01, 2020

Opera House Arts (OHA) is seeking a full-time Executive Director to lead a nonprofit, multidisciplinary arts organization which stages Actors...

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UMVA Gallery Call for Exhibit Proposals 2021

  • August 31, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Arthur Nichols UMVA Gallery Manager 207-233-1687/ singingcove@gmail.com UMVA Gallery Issues Call for Exhibit...

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Maine Sculptor Cabot Lyford - Bids Accepted Online Now

  • August 28, 2020

Famous Maine Sculptor Cabot Lyford--Museum Quality This is a lovely Mother Cat and Kitten Sculpture in polished Red Granite. Probably/possibly...

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August 28 virtual Art Walk L-A!

  • August 26, 2020
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August 28 virtual Art Walk L-A! Lewiston, Maine, August 25, 2020 - If we can't safely gather a large crowd in downtown...

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Call for Artists, Materials Hard + Soft International Contemporary Craft Competition and Exhibition

  • August 26, 2020

ABOUT THE EXHIBITION The Greater Denton Arts Council proudly presents the 34th annual Materials: Hard + Soft International Contemporary Craft...

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UMF Emery Community Arts Center features “Farm Tools Project” – a visual exploration of hand tools

  • August 25, 2020

UMF Emery Community Arts Center features "Farm Tools Project" - a visual exploration of hand tools on Maine farms Viewing options include...

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Call for Entry: Paperworks VII

  • August 24, 2020

Paperworks VII November 20, 2020- January 7, 2021 Deadline to enter: October 4, 2020 The Call for Entry: The Foundry Art Centre in Saint...

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Nancy Salmon Elected Board President

  • August 24, 2020

Freeport, August 20, 2020 - The Arts and Cultural Alliance of Freeport (ACAF) has elected Nancy Salmon as Interim President of its Board of...

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Maine Economic Recovery Grants

  • August 21, 2020

Maine Economic Recovery Grants The State of Maine plans to use CARES Act relief funding to help our economy recover from the impacts of the global...

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Maine Arts Teachers Set Resiliency Goals for School Year

  • August 19, 2020
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Maine Arts Teachers Set Resiliency Goals for School Year "The arts are responsible for the well-being of a culture." This is just one of many...

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Call for Artwork: Reflections on Water

  • August 17, 2020

Call for Art: Reflections on Water. Upcoming virtual online show through Maine Farmland Trust Gallery. With evocative multi-media, this exhibit...

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Scenes of Maine an Annual Exhibition of Paintings

  • August 17, 2020

(Portland, ME) Richard Boyd Art Gallery opens an annual group exhibition of visual arts depicting imagery of Maine on October 1st at 10:00 a.m. The...

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National Endowment for the Arts Honors Centennial of Women’s Right to Vote with New Book

  • August 11, 2020

National Endowment for the Arts Honors Centennial of Women's Right to Vote with New Book ...

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