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Art In The Capitol Presents: The Laws of Nature

  • May 06, 2019
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Maine Arts Commission presents watercolor series by artist Katharine Cartwright Eighteen watercolors on display at the Maine State House through...

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Maine celebrates Arts + Culture Day

  • April 30, 2019
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AUGUSTA, MAINE--The Maine Arts Commission celebrated Arts + Culture Day at the Maine State House, April 22, 2019. Artists, arts organizations,...

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"One Journey, Many Roads," a Portland concert and Pihcintu CD release celebration

  • April 29, 2019
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The Pihcintu Multi-national Chorus & Chicago Children's Choir in collaboration with Creative Portland & the City of Portland are proud to...

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Call for Entries Small Works: 42nd Harper College National Juried Exhibition

  • April 26, 2019

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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Seeking Artists for Pumpkinfest T-Shirt Design Contest

  • April 26, 2019

Damariscotta Pumpkinfest & Regatta 2019 T-Shirt Artist Competition Offers $500 Prize (Apr. 12, 2019 - Damariscotta, Maine) The Damariscotta...

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Maine Arts + Culture Day | April 22, 2019

  • April 23, 2019
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Celebrate Arts + Culture Day April 22, 2019 - Maine State House Hall of Flags AUGUSTA, MAINE--The Maine Arts Commission is excited to announce Arts...

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Call for Art: Misunderstood Animals

  • April 19, 2019

Spindleworks is hosting an open call exhibit to benefit the Brunswick Topsham Land Trust. The exhibit "Misunderstood Animals" will run at Frontier...

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Innovative Techniques

  • April 19, 2019

Maine Jewish Museum 267 Congress Street, Portland, Maine 04101 Opening Reception: Thursday May 16 5pm—7pm Exhibition: May 16, 2019 to July 5,...

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Learn to Paint with Acrylics

  • April 10, 2019

Art Instructions You are invited to visit the class before you sign up! Learn how to paint with acrylics. Instructor: Anita F. Poulin - award...

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Call to Maine Artists

  • April 10, 2019

GreenWood Gallery of Maine Invites Maine Artists If you are a Maine artists and would like to have your art shown at this years Open House please...

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Get to Know...Wyatt Bates

  • April 05, 2019

Poetry Out Loud Finalist Wyatt Bates, Grade 12, Yarmouth High School Wyatt is a member of the In door and Outdoor Track Team. He also sings...

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Call for More Artists with Moxie

  • April 04, 2019
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LISBON— This year, the 37th Moxie Festival "Goes Artsy" and will once again be hosting a juried art show. The art show returns after a...

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International sensation Black Violin brings fusion of classical music and modern hip-hop to Maine

  • March 29, 2019

Amazing Duo to Share Groundbreaking Music at the Gracie Theatre International sensation Black Violin brings fusion of classical music and modern...

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Call for Artists & Scientists - The Oak Spring Garden Foundation

  • March 27, 2019
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CALL FOR ARTISTS & SCIENTISTS Oak Spring Garden Foundation is now accepting Letters of Intent to for a 2020 place-based project in the Virginia...

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Get to Know....Allan Monga

  • March 26, 2019

Poetry Out Loud Finalist Allan Monga - Grade 12, Deering High School Allan's interests are diverse. He enjoys acting, advocacy, and cooking. He is...

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Get to Know...Emily Campbell

  • March 26, 2019

Poetry Out Loud Finalist Emily Campbell, Grade 9, Waterville High School Emily is the youngest of four children who enjoys participating in...

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Get to Know...Delaney Ziegman

  • March 26, 2019

Poetry Out Loud Finalist Delaney Ziegman, Grade 12, Thornton Academy Delaney is interested in dramatic writing for stage or film. Delaney...

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Get to Know....Hanna Lavenson

  • March 26, 2019

Poetry Out Loud Finalist Hanna Lavenson, Grade 11, Messalonskee High School Hanna aspires to learn as many languages as possible. Currently she...

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Get to Know....Aaliyah Biamby

  • March 26, 2019

Poetry Out Loud Finalist Aaliyah Biamby Grade 12, Gorham High School Aaliyah would like to major in forensic accounting. She is also interested...

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Get to Know... Joao Victor

  • March 26, 2019

Poetry Out Loud Finalist Joao Victor, Lewiston High School Joao is interested in engineering and technology. He hopes to go to college and...

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Get to Know... Shaphnah McKenzie

  • March 26, 2019

Poetry Out Loud Finalist Shaphnah McKenzie - Grade 12, Bangor High School Shaphnah is originally from Jamaica and moved to the US in 2016. She...

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Get to Know...Magnolia Vandiver

  • March 26, 2019

Poetry Out Loud Finalist Magnolia Vandiver - Grade 10, George Stevens Academy Magnolia loves anything creative! Her unusual pursuits include...

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Get to Know....Emma Jacot-Descombes

  • March 26, 2019

Poetry Out Loud Finalist Emma Jacot-Descombes, Grade 10, Rangeley Lakes Regional Schools Emma is very "into" music and has a passion for severe...

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Joao Victor named Poetry Out Loud State Champion

  • March 26, 2019

Lewiston High School Senior Joao Victor named Poetry Out Loud State Champion Allan Monga, a senior at Deering High School, is runner up AUGUSTA,...

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Call for Entry: Architectonic

  • March 25, 2019

The Foundry Art Centre is seeking submissions for "Architectonic", an all-media exhibition highlighting works that are inspired by architecture or...

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