PMA in the News

Art New England
July 1, 2015

Spread across Portland Museum of Art’s first-floor galleries are more than 100 works of art—all carefully selected by directors of the eight institutions along the Maine Art Museum Trail ( read the article
June 16, 2015

Rose Marasco is a composer of images, and every photograph in the retrospective now up at the Portland Museum of Art bears her distinctive mark. Whether in her deliberate choice of subject, a read the article

Portland Press Herald
June 3, 2015

The story of Maine spills out on the painted canvases and photographic prints that hang in the galleries of the Portland Museum of Art this summer. There are golden Monhegan sunsets, lonely paeans read the article

The Boston Globe
May 28, 2015

PORTLAND, Maine — As a title, “Rose Marasco: Index” does double duty. The show runs through Dec. 6 at the Portland Museum of Art.

On one level, the title aptly describes the retrospective. read the article

Art Daily
May 26, 2015

Directors’ Cut: Selections from the Maine Art Museum Trail presents art from Maine’s most-renowned museums—bringing the best art Maine has to offer together for the first time.

Portland Press Herald
May 24, 2015

The photographer Rose Marasco has learned to be kind to her maker self.

She pursues her work with purpose, but not intent. She likes to experiment, but doesn’t worry if her experiments fail read the article

Maine Today
May 22, 2015

“Directors’ Cut” at the Portland Museum of Art will look familiar, but it’s a different kind of show. It features art from museums across Maine and by many of the most widely recognized names in read the article

Maine Today
May 21, 2015

Heading east down Congress Street, we come to the Portland Museum of Art and Robert Indiana’s newly installed “Seven.” It is what the name implies: a fabricated steel numeral 7, which Indiana read the article

The Portland Phoenix
April 29, 2015

Being given a retrospective, one year after retirement from a long teaching career, could be perceived as slightly morbid or as auspicious. Does it mark an end or a new beginning? I am convinced read the article

April 28, 2015

PORTLAND, ME.- The Portland Museum of Art presents Rose Marasco: index, the latest exhibition in the PMA’s Circa series. The exhibition is the photographer’s first-ever retrospective, and the PMA read the article