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MaineGeneral Medical Center Call for Art Celebrating Health Care Heroes

  • June 11, 2021

The MaineGeneral Medical Center (MGMC) Art Committee invites Maine artists to submit art inspired by the heroic efforts of Maine's frontline health...

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Dana Legaweic Named Executive Director of Arts and Cultural Alliance of Freeport

  • June 10, 2021

Freeport, ME - June 10, 2021 Arts & Cultural Alliance of Freeport (ACAF) has selected Dana Legawiec to be its new Executive Director. Ms....

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Bucksport Arts Festival

  • June 09, 2021

Bucksport's Art Festival is coming back this summer - August 27 & 28! Set up your tent and artwork along the Penobscott waterways in beautiful...

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Jane Herbert a Solo Exhibition of Paintings

  • June 08, 2021

(Portland, ME) Richard Boyd Art Gallery is pleased to announce the opening of a solo exhibition of paintings by noted artist Jane Herbert on August 1...

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National Endowment for the Arts Funds 19 Rural Communities Through Citizens’ Institute on Rural Des

  • June 07, 2021

National Endowment for the Arts Funds 19 Rural Communities Through Citizens' Institute on Rural Design Washington DC—In its ongoing support...

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Biden Administration Proposes Substantial Budget Increase to the NEA

  • June 07, 2021

The Biden Administration submitted its first <a...

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Open Auditions for Frog & Toad - The Grand, Ellsworth

  • June 07, 2021
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Audition Announcement: A Year with Frog and Toad (Musical) Thursday, June 24th, 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm at The Grand Sunday, June 27th, 1:00 pm - 3:00...

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Latest News On Shuttered Venue Operators Grant

  • June 07, 2021

Here is the latest SBA briefing as reported by the Arts Action Fund as of June 3, 2021: More technical snags related to Tax Form 4506-T and the...

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Greenhut Galleries Hiring Art Framer - Full Time Position

  • June 07, 2021
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Greenhut Galleries Hiring Art Framer - Full Time Position Full-time 146 Middle St, Portland, ME...

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Short Story Writing Challenge

  • June 03, 2021

Storytellers of all ages and styles! The Brick Store Museum in Kennebunk has a challenge for you. Write a story that answers the following...

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Celebration Barn Seeks Executive Artistic Director

  • June 03, 2021

Position Announcement: Executive Artistic Director (EAD) Celebration Barn Theater seeks a visionary artistic leader and community builder with...

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Call for Art: objectivity, Gallery 263, Cambridge, MA

  • June 02, 2021

Gallery 263 is thrilled to announce "objectivity," our newest call for art! We invite artists to submit work that engages and subverts the still life...

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Waterfall Arts is Hiring a Program Director

  • June 01, 2021

PROGRAM DIRECTOR STATUS: 40 Hours a week (full-time)REPORTS TO: Executive DirectorLOCATION: Belfast, Maine POSITION SUMMARY:Waterfall Arts seeks a...

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Chapin Opens New Studio/Gallery @ Stoneridge in Bristol, ME

  • May 27, 2021

Press Release Chapin Studio/Gallery @ Stoneridge debut year starts May 21st 2021 inBristol Maine. Having converted a garage into a Studio/Gallery...

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Congressional Art Competition: Lewiston, Portland students take first place

  • May 25, 2021

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 19, 2021 CONTACT: Ryan J. Leighton Marketing Director 207-287-2750 Lewiston, Portland students take first place in...

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2021 Commission Meeting Schedule

  • May 24, 2021

2021 Commission Meeting Schedule Maine Arts Commission meetings are open to the public. Email the agency to request access code. January 19 -...

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Contrasts a Group Exhibit of Visual Art

  • May 19, 2021

If you're in or around Portland, ME in July stop in Richard Boyd Art Gallery to see an exhibit of original works of visual art that offers a study in...

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Call for Artists - Small Works: 43rd Harper College National Juried Exhibition

  • May 18, 2021

Small Works is a national juried show of artwork no more than 24" in its largest dimension (including frame). All media are eligible except jewelry,...

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National Endowment Includes $758,600 for the Maine Arts Commission

  • May 10, 2021

First Phase of American Rescue Plan Funding from the National Endowment Includes $758,600 for the Maine Arts Commission AUGUSTA, MAINE...

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Curbside Theater Comes To Belfast

  • May 05, 2021

William Shakespeare's comedy "AS YOU LIKE IT". This telling of the tale is set in a late &lsquo;60s/early &lsquo;70s of the mind; featuring costumes,...

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Watercolor Painting Basics - Tuesdays or Thursdays starting May 4 and 6

  • April 30, 2021

Watercolor painting is an exciting medium; it flows and moves and does beautiful things. We will do landscapes and seascapes in this 4 week...

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New Study Shares Insights on What Impacts Audience Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

  • April 30, 2021
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New Study Shares Insights on What Impacts Audience Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion As performing arts organizations in the United States emerge...

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Call for Artists - Cape Elizabeth Land Trust Paint for Preservation 2021

  • April 30, 2021

The Cape Elizabeth Land Trust (CELT) is accepting artist submissions for the 14th Annual Paint for Preservation Auction. Artist entrees will be...

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Steampunk Artists Sought!

  • April 30, 2021

It's back for 2021! The Southern Maine Steampunk Fair, now in its 7th year, returns as the Museum's most popular and unique events. The Fair will...

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Maine Arts Commission Accepting Applications for Poet Laureate

  • April 29, 2021

Maine Arts Commission Accepting Applications for Poet Laureate Stuart Kestenbaum finishes five-year term AUGUSTA, ME&mdash;The Maine Arts...

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