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Maine Expansion Arts Fund Awards $59,000 in Grants to Expand Access to the Arts

  • December 03, 2020
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Maine Expansion Arts Fund Awards $59,000 in Grants to Expand Access to the Arts ELLSWORTH & PORTLAND — The Maine Community Foundation's...

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Dianne Ballon | Media Arts Fellow 2021

  • December 01, 2020

Dianne Ballon | Maine Arts Fellowship - Portland, Maine Artist's Statement I am a sound artist. I have been living in Maine and working in sound...

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Maine Arts Commission Announces 2021 Fellowship Awards

  • December 01, 2020

Maine Arts Commission Announces 2021 Fellowship Awards Seven Maine artists honored AUGUSTA, MAINE - Exemplifying artistic excellence, the Maine...

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2021 Maine Arts Commission Meetings

  • November 25, 2020

Tuesday, January 19, 1-4 p.m. Tuesday, March 9, 1-4 p.m. Tuesday, May 11, 1-4 p.m. Tuesday, July 13, 1-4 p.m. Tuesday, September 14, 1-4 p.m....

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Maine Theater Fund Awards $76,000 in Grants to Support Community and Professional Theater

  • November 25, 2020
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Maine Theater Fund Awards $76,000 in Grants to Support Community and Professional Theater PORTLAND & ELLSWORTH—The Maine Theater Fund of...

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Highlights

 

The Crew Foundation Grants for Maine's LGBTQ Communities

  • November 25, 2020

The Crewe Foundation Grants Deadline 12-31-2020 The Crewe Foundation proudly holds a unique focus on the state of Maine and it's incredible arts...

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Grant

 

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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