Neely has created paintings that respond to some of the major issues of the day: climate change, environmental water loss, and immigration.
Photographs That Write With Light
Rose Marasco consciously deconstructs the word “photography” in her montages and photos of diaries.
In Maine, a Space to Spur Change in Documentary
The Camden International Film Festival chose “Power and Story” as the theme of its 15th edition.
Maine College of Art is Now Accepting Applications for its MFA in Studio Art Program
Maine College of Art offers Low and Full Residency options giving students the option to base their studio on campus in Portland, Maine or anywhere around the world. The Full Tuition Scholarship application deadline is January 24, 2020.
The Intertwined Lives of Artists in a Community in Rural Maine
The artists in Slab City Rendezvous influenced, nurtured, collaborated with, and painted one another, merging into one big happy family.
An Artist Looks Hard at Painful Images
Diana Cherbuliez’s Trigger Warning looks at our society, where disasters occur on a regular basis and are fodder for our cultural anxieties and voyeurism.
Extraordinary Paintings of Ordinary Birds
Ann Craven’s painted birds, set against a soft-focus background, have a kitsch quality, but with a provocative edge.
An Artist’s Maps of Imperialism and Greed
Dan Mills delves into the devastating numbers of threatened populations around the world and then converts them into chaotically beautiful cartographies.
Portland Museum of Art Wins $4.6 Million Lawsuit Over the Will of a Deceased Donor
The court jury unanimously determined that a caretaker had unlawfully dissuaded a wealthy woman from bequeathing a large donation to the museum after her death.
Explore Graduate Studies at Maine College of Art
MECA offers a Master of Fine Arts in Studio Art, a Master of Arts in Teaching, and a Salt Graduate Certificate in Documentary Studies.
Maine College of Art Presents Making Migration Visible: Traces, Tracks and Pathways
The exhibition challenges the idea that migration is an exception or a crisis, showing viewers that migration is now the norm, inscribed in our landscapes, memories, bodies, and imaginings.
Literary Luminaries Respond to a Painter’s Dark Scenes of Maine
In a new book, fifteen major contemporary authors respond to Linden Frederick’s series of nocturnal paintings of small Maine towns.