PMA in the News

Portland Press Herald
September 25, 2016

When Jessica May arrived at the Portland Museum of Art as a new curator in 2012, one of the first things she did was seek out the museum’s paintings by Tim Rollins and K.O.S.

She didn’t read the article

The Boston Globe
September 23, 2016

PORTLAND, Maine — “Just for the sheer joy of it. With no agenda.”

Those are the words artist Tim Rollins used to describe the doings of Puck, the mischievous jester of Shakespeare’s “A read the article

Modern Magazine
September 20, 2016

“If we pay attention to the fact that there’s great diversity in the way people learn . . . we will create an opportunity for people to be in museums and feel as though they have a stake in them read the article

Portland Press Herald
September 18, 2016

PORTLAND — Three Portland museums and one in Augusta will receive nearly $400,000 in federal funding for conservation and improvements. The Institute of Museum and Library Services Museums for read the article

USA Today
September 17, 2016

PORTLAND, Maine — Michael Gale and Lynsay Erin arrive here during their road trip through New England in search of the best lobster roll, but immediately decide to abandon their car.

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Portland Press Herald
September 15, 2016

The Portland Museum of Art will introduce a colorful wall-size piece of art when it opens at 11 a.m. Friday. The 13-foot-by-34-foot permanent installation by Maine native Tim Rollins and his read the article

The Boston Globe
September 9, 2016

UNBOUND: TIM ROLLINS AND K.O.S. Works in a variety of media by the collective (short for Kids of Survival) formed by Rollins in the 1980s out of an art education program for at-risk youths. The read the article

Bangor Daily News
September 9, 2016

The Portland Museum of Art is looking to draw people to its collection with the release of a new Pokemon Go themed game, where users collect famous works of art instead of virtual monsters. With read the article

The Boston Globe
September 9, 2016

Organized by the Norton Museum of Art in Florida, this excellent show read the article

Take Magazine
September 6, 2016

To hear Tim Rollins talk about his story, his art and the process of creating is like listening to a preacher for the creative. In the early 80s, the Pittsfield, Maine, native began teaching a read the article