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Downtown Bangor Sidewalk Art Festival Seeking Vendors

  • March 19, 2019

Now accepting submissions and partnerships The Downtown Bangor Partnership (DBP) is pleased to announce the Downtown Bangor Sidewalk Art Festival....

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Call for Nominations: Maine Arts Awards

  • March 19, 2019

Maine Arts Awards: Call for Nominations Deadline April 1, 2019 AUGUSTA, ME—The Maine Arts Commission seeks nominations for the Maine Arts...

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Seaglass concert

  • March 18, 2019

Seaglass Performing Arts Chorale, conducted by Artistic Director and Founder Jean Strazdes, will be performing Carl Orff's Carmina Burana at the new...

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The Barr Foundation seeking Senior Program Officer, Arts & Creativity Opportunity (Boston, MA)

  • March 15, 2019

The Opportunity: The Senior Program Officer will play a significant role during an exciting time of growth for the Arts & Creativity Program....

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Call for Artists: Paint for Preservation 2019

  • March 15, 2019

CAPE ELIZABETH, MAINE - The Cape Elizabeth Land Trust (CELT) announced that it is accepting artist submissions for Paint for Preservation 2019, the...

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Martin Henry Freeman Memorial Sculpture

  • March 15, 2019

WEST RUTLAND, VT- The Carving Studio and Sculpture Center seeks artists to design a large-scale portrait bust of Martin Henry Freeman, first African...

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Opportunities for Authors

  • March 15, 2019

A Single Word Writing Contest Contest focused on a single incendiary word offering publication and cash prize. All categories of fiction and...

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Franconia ArtWalk Public Information Session

  • March 15, 2019
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Franconia ArtWalk Public Information Session The Franconia ArtWalk Association continues to work on the creation of the...

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Highlights

 

Rural Prosperity Through the Arts and Creative Sector: A Rural Action Guide for Governors and States

  • March 15, 2019
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National Governors Association publishes: Rural Prosperity Through the Arts and Creative Sector: A Rural Action Guide for Governors and...

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Job Posting - Executive Director: Kennebec Valley Art Association

  • March 15, 2019

POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT: Executive Director The Harlow (Kennebec Valley Art Association) is seeking an independent and creative chief executive to...

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Joao Victor named Poetry Out Loud State Champion

  • March 14, 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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Maine Arts Iditarod - Town Hall Notes

  • March 12, 2019

What is working for you? What are you doing that you are most excited about? Damariscotta/ River Arts Baby boomers moving to Maine...

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Services

 

Familiar favorites, fresh faces and a full-tilt format: It's the 2019 Bates Dance Festival

  • March 11, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMarch 6, 2019Contact: Shoshona Currier, festival director207-786-6381 |...

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Maine Arts Commission Announces Poetry Out Loud Finalists

  • March 06, 2019

Announcing: Maine's Poetry Out Loud Finalists State Final, Free and Open to Public, at Waterville Opera House March 11 AUGUSTA, ME--The art of...

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Get to Know....Emma Jacot-Descombes

  • March 06, 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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Get to Know... Shaphnah McKenzie

  • February 27, 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

  • February 27, 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....Aaliyah Biamby

  • February 27, 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

  • February 27, 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....Hanna Lavenson

  • February 27, 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...Delaney Ziegman

  • February 27, 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...Emily Campbell

  • February 27, 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...Wyatt Bates

  • February 27, 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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Get to Know....Allan Monga

  • February 27, 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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Franconia ArtWalk Call-To-Artists

  • February 25, 2019
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Town of Franconia NH Call to Artists to exhibit their work(s) on the Franconia ArtWalk Request for Applicants: See information and application...

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