Events

Thursday
March 30, 2017
4:00 pm
Join us for live stories from The Telling Room's Young Writers & Leaders, an afterschool writing program that recently won a National Arts and Humanities Youth Program Award from the White House for exemplary arts education programming. For eight weeks, these international high-school students from Portland and South Portland have been working one-on-one with Telling Room writing mentors to create compelling personal narratives.
Thursday
April 6, 2017
6:00 pm
The mission of Architalx is to broaden awareness and understanding of architecture, landscape architecture and design by sponsoring lectures that foster evocative and creative dialogue within the design community and with the general public. Our goal is to enrich our community by gathering speakers from across the globe to bring world-class ideas and design to Maine.
Saturday
April 8, 2017
11:00 am
Join us for the eighth annual Slow Art Day, an international event where museums invite visitors to slow down, look closely, and spend time with individual works of art.
Wednesday
April 12, 2017
5:00 pm
The Director's Circle Steering Committee welcomes new members at this intimate after-hours event featuring a reception with the Judy and Leonard Lauder Director and an exclusive tour of the major exhibition. Mingle with fellow members and enjoy a private viewing of the exhibition that highlights both masterpieces and lesser known works from Samuel Wagstaff, Jr.'s extraordinary collection.
Thursday
April 13, 2017
6:00 pm
The mission of Architalx is to broaden awareness and understanding of architecture, landscape architecture and design by sponsoring lectures that foster evocative and creative dialogue within the design community and with the general public. Our goal is to enrich our community by gathering speakers from across the globe to bring world-class ideas and design to Maine.
Friday
April 14, 2017
5:00 pm
Join us on a tour of the galleries as poet-participants in the ArtWord project read their poems alongside the artwork that inspired them. Be on the lookout for on-the-spot poetry writing curated by Portland Poet Laureate Gibson Fay-LeBlanc, enjoy a performance by the Boston Typewriter Orchestra, and create your own erasure poetry using PMA gallery labels.
Saturday
April 15, 2017
9:00 am
The PMA welcomes Renée Ater, Associate Professor of American Art at the University of Maryland, College Park, as our visiting scholar for the Barnet Scholar's Weekend in April. Members are invited to enjoy coffee and pastries followed by a presentation.
Wednesday
April 19, 2017
11:00 am
Art inspires poetry and poetry inspires artists. This PMA Family Day is about the intersection of poetry and visual art. Local poets from The Telling Room will visit to share their art. They will lead you through poetry-related games and activities in the galleries.
Thursday
April 20, 2017
11:00 am
Art inspires poetry and poetry insires artists. This PMA Family Day is about the intersection of poetry and visual art. Local poets from The Telling Room will visit to share their art. They will lead you through poetry-related games and activities in the galleries.
Thursday
April 20, 2017
6:00 pm
The mission of Architalx is to broaden awareness and understanding of architecture, landscape architecture and design by sponsoring lectures that foster evocative and creative dialogue within the design community and with the general public. Our goal is to enrich our community by gathering speakers from across the globe to bring world-class ideas and design to Maine.
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