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UMO Theatre and Music Scholarships

  • November 25, 2020

UMO Theatre and Music Scholarships Scholarship Opportunities for U Maine Orono performing arts students Deadline Various (December 1 and February...

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Opportunities

 

Goose River Anthology, 2020 Published

  • November 23, 2020

GOOSE RIVER PRESS is pleased to announce the publication of the 18th annual Goose River Anthology, 2020 featuring over 80 talented writers, from all...

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General

 

New Report from the National Endowment for the Arts Shows the Arts Can Be Significant Tool in Fight

  • November 23, 2020

New Report from the National Endowment for the Arts Shows the Arts Can Be Significant Tool in Fight Against Opioid Abuse Washington, DC—In...

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Residency Open Call, Deadline December 13 – Arquetopia Foundation, Mexico & Peru

  • November 23, 2020
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Arquetopia Foundation & International Artist Residencies Puebla, Mexico - Oaxaca, Mexico - Cusco, Peru All Residency Programs for Artists,...

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Residency/Workshop

 

CMCA Virtual Exhibition | Shelter (Earth, House, Body, Spirit)

  • November 23, 2020
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NEW Virtual Exhibition | Shelter (Earth, House, Body, Spirit) Online November 20, 2020 - February 20, 2021 CMCA is pleased to announce the launch of...

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Maine Arts Blog

 

Pop-up Holiday Art Show

  • November 23, 2020

Meetinghouse Arts Pop-Up Holiday Art Show The Arts and Cultural Alliance of Freeport (ACAF) is presenting a pop-up Holiday Art Show December 11...

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Press Release

 

Jocelyn Lee | Visual Arts Fellow 2021

  • November 17, 2020

Jocelyn Lee | Maine Arts Fellowship - Cape Elizabeth, Maine Bountiful, 2020 Artist Statement I have made portraits of women and girls for over...

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Programs

 

Tim Whitten | Belvedere Craft Fellow 2021

  • November 16, 2020

Tim Whitten | Maine Arts Fellowship - Deer Isle, Maine Statement - Work, Philosophies, Maine Connection I identify my area of work as...

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Maine Arts Commission News Maine Arts Blog Highlights

 

Michael O. | Performing Arts Fellow 2021

  • November 16, 2020

Michael O. | Maine Arts Fellowship - Portland, Maine I am a singer, songwriter, performer and producer who harnesses my personal and cultural...

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Maine Arts Commission News Maine Arts Blog Highlights

 

Alex Marzano-Lesnevich| Literary Arts Fellow 2021

  • November 16, 2020

Alex Marzano-Lesnevich | Maine Arts Fellowship - Portland, Maine Artist Statement: Living in Maine has been transformative for my work. There is...

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Maine Arts Commission News Maine Arts Blog Highlights

 

Gabriel Frey | Traditional Arts Fellow 2021

  • November 16, 2020

Gabriel Frey | Maine Arts Fellowship - Orono, Maine About me and my work: My business name is Gabriel Frey Baskets. And I'm Passamaquoddy from...

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Programs

 

Sarah Haskell | Fine Craft Fellow 2021

  • November 16, 2020

Sarah Haskell | Maine Arts Fellowship - York, Maine Artist Statement The Buddhist concept of impermanence is at the core of my work. Exploring the...

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Programs

 

Julie Richard Resigns as Executive Director of the Maine Arts Commission

  • November 13, 2020
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Julie Richard Resigns as Executive Director of the Maine Arts Commission AUGUSTA, MAINE--The Maine Arts Commission announced today that Julie...

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Maine Arts Commission News Maine Arts Blog Highlights

 

Holiday Offerings- Ringing in the New Year

  • November 09, 2020

(Portland, ME) To help ring in the New Year, Richard Boyd Art Gallery opens an annual exhibition on January 1st at 10:00 a.m. comprised of smaller...

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Press Release

 

Brunswick Maine artists receive award in Philadelphia Museum of Art Craft Show

  • November 06, 2020

44th ANNUAL PHILADELPHIA MUSEUM OF ART CRAFT SHOW 2020 ONLINE CRAFT SHOW AWARDS ANNOUNCEMENT Philadelphia, PA and nationwide — The Craft...

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Maine Arts Blog Highlights

 

Call for Art: STORYLINES

  • November 06, 2020

Gallery 263 invites artists to submit work that tells stories of overlooked narratives to "STORYLINES." This regional exhibition is juried by James...

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Opportunity

 

Open Art Teachers Studio | Every First & Third Wednesday

  • November 04, 2020
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Open Art Teachers Studio This fall, the Maine Arts Leadership Initiative, a program of the Arts Commission, is reigniting the Open Art Teachers...

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Programs

 

Maine Humanities Council hiring Associate Director

  • November 03, 2020
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The Maine Humanities Council is searching for an Associate Director, a new senior leadership position for the Council. The Associate Director will...

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Employment

 

$20,000 Grant Opportunity: NEA Big Read

  • November 03, 2020

Arts Midwest is now accepting applications for the 2021-2022 National Endowment for the Arts Big Read Program, and we'd appreciate your help...

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Opportunities

 

THUMP-THUMP. THUMP-THUMP.

  • October 30, 2020

Husson University's New England School of Communications (NESCom) is celebrating the 11th anniversary of its annual live Halloween radio broadcast...

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Opportunities

 

Goose River Press is pleased to announce the publication of Summons

  • October 30, 2020

Goose River Press is pleased to announce the publication of Summons by Union, ME resident Linda Shepard. The official publication date is set for...

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General

 

CMCA Appoints New Executive Director & Chief Curator

  • October 30, 2020
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CMCA is pleased to announce the appointment of Timothy Peterson as the museum's next Executive Director & Chief Curator, effective January 18,...

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General

 

OBITUARY: Maine poet Lee Sharkey

  • October 29, 2020

Maine poet, activist and mentor Lee Sharkey dies at age 75 She published many books of poetry and was an influential editor and mentor. By Bob...

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Maine Arts Commission News Maine Arts Blog Highlights

 

SERENITY - 2020 Nov. 1-29, 2020

  • October 26, 2020
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With so much happening this November from planning new ways to celebrate the holidays, voting in presidential and local elections, and navigating our...

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Press Release

 
 

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