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First Annual National Juried Exhibition 2017

  • August 16, 2017

The Wausau Museum of Contemporary Art has extended the deadline for entry into the First Annual National Juried Exhbition 2017, to Midnight September...

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In Plain Sight: Rural Maine

  • August 15, 2017

Maine is huge. Zoom out on a map of New England and you'll see that it's pretty much the size of Vermont, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Connecticut...

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Maine Arts Blog

 

Maine Arts Monthly August 15-31

  • August 07, 2017

For the second half of August, our Partnership Grant program recipients are producing a number of impressive performances from Penobscot Theatre to...

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Highlights

 

2nd Annual Sound Installation Festival, August 26 – October 15

  • August 14, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Issued Aug 14, 2017 Contact: Leslie Ross, (207)...

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Press Release

 

Call for Art: 2017 Veteran's Show - Art in the Capitol

  • August 14, 2017

The Maine Arts Commission is partnering with VA Maine Healthcare System to present the Veteran's Show at the Maine State Capitol Complex, September...

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Local Artists Open Call - Creative Portland

  • August 14, 2017
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Printmakers, multi-media, painters, photographers, draftsman - one and all! Creative Portland Gallery is planning a new exhibit in October. Please...

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Call for Art – Online Solo Art Exhibition Opportunity

  • August 11, 2017

Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery announces their seventh "Solo Art Series" Online Art Competition. This competition will result in an award...

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Call for Art – “Open” (No Theme) Online Art Competition

  • August 11, 2017

Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery announces a call for art for the gallery's 7 Annual "Open" (No Theme) Online Juried Art Competition for the...

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1st Annual Members Call for Entry with Juror Brian Paul Clamp

  • August 08, 2017

1st Annual Members Exhibition and Toast Award 
Current and new members are welcome to submit for the upcoming members exhibition at The Center for...

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Maine Arts Monthly August 1-15

  • July 31, 2017
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This August edition of Maine Arts Monthly continues to spotlight the work of our Partnership Grant program. For August, we've highlighted a number of...

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Front Page

 

Announcing the 2017 Creative Economy innOVATION Grant Awards

  • August 04, 2017
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The Ovation Foundation is pleased to present the 2017 Creative Economy innOVATION Grant Awards, recognizing model nonprofits working to grow and...

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"Maine's Carnegie Libraries", a Tuesday Talk at Ogunquit Museum of American Art

  • August 02, 2017

Totally Tuesday Talks at Ogunquit Museum of American Art, 6pm on Tuesday August 22, 2017 "Maine's Carnegie's Libraries" Presenters: Earle G....

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Press Release

 

3rd Annual Sound and Music Improv Festival

  • August 03, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Issued July 28, 2017 Contact: Leslie Ross, (207)...

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In Plain Sight: Penobscot County

  • July 13, 2017
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Hi. My name's Alex and I'll be writing about my many adventures photographing public art around Maine for the rest of the summer. The Maine Arts...

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Maine Arts Blog

 

"The Value of Thought", an exhibit of paintings by Alison Rector at Ogunquit Museum of American Art

  • August 02, 2017

"The Value of Thought", an exhibit of paintings by Alison Rector At the Ogunquit Museum of American Art, September 1 to October 31, 2017 Alison...

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Press Release

 

In Plain Sight: The Future!

  • August 02, 2017
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Hi. My name's Alex and I'll be writing about my many adventures photographing public art around Maine for the rest of the summer. The Maine Arts...

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Maine Arts Blog

 

"How the Light Gets In" exhibit at Courthouse Galleries Fine Art in Ellsworth

  • August 02, 2017

"How The Light Gets In", an exhibit of paintings by Alison Rector and Janice Anthony Courthouse Gallery Fine Art in Ellsworth Maine will feature the...

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Press Release

 

Call for Art for the Lewiston Auburn Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce

  • July 28, 2017

CALL FOR ARTISTS The Lewiston Auburn Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce (Chamber) invites Maine artists to submit an original two-dimensional...

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Press Release Opportunity

 

Seeking Part Time Office Manager - Holocaust and Human Rights Center of Maine

  • July 28, 2017
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Holocaust and Human Rights Center of Maine Seeking Part Time (30 hours per week) Office Manager The Holocaust and Human Rights Center of Maine,...

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Employment

 

Arts Commission Announces New Teaching Artist Leader Positions

  • July 25, 2017
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The Maine Arts Commission is pleased to announce five new Teaching Artist Leaders to participate in the 2017-18 Maine Arts Leadership Initiative for...

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Maine Arts Commission News

 

THE ACADIA SERIES: 2014-2017 EXHIBITION BY CHRISTOPHER S. TIETJEN AT SCHOODIC INSTITUTE

  • July 27, 2017

THE ACADIA SERIES: 2014-2017 EXHIBITION BY CHRISTOPHER S. TIETJEN AT SCHOODIC INSTITUTE. Opening Night Artist's Recption on Friday, August 4th,...

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Press Release

 

Producers & Presenters - Maine Performing Arts Forum

  • July 27, 2017
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Producers!* Presenters!** The Maine Arts Commission is hosting two sessions targeted for your needs as part of a Performing Arts Forum on September...

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Erika Wade at the Edge of Maine Art Gallery

  • July 27, 2017

ERIKA WADE First Friday, August 4th Gallery Opening- 4-8 Paintings of Maine Idylls of the Beautiful. EDGE OF MAINE FRAME SHOP AND ART...

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Press Release

 

Maine Arts Monthly - July 15- 30, 2017

  • July 13, 2017
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When it comes to Maine, we've got more arts and cultural events than any old timer can shake a stick at! As a new service to our constituents, the...

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Maine Arts Blog

 

Seeking Vendors for Paris Music Festival

  • July 26, 2017

The Paris Hill Music Festival will be August 10-13. Featured performers are Schooner Fare, the DaPonte String Quartet, Noel Paul Stookey, and the...

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