Event

Curator Talk with Mark Bessire

Join PMA Director Mark Bessire for a curator talk on the major exhibition Directors' Cut: Selections from the Maine Art Museum Trail.

This exhibition features special highlights from the eight museums of the Maine Art Museum Trail—all hand-chosen by the museum directors, so expect the PMA Director to have some unique insight. This is going to be a must-see talk for one of Maine's biggest art exhibitions ever, and it's open to the public.

Members Open House for "Director's Cut: Selections from the Maine Art Museum Trail"

Members are invited to attend an exclusive open-house viewing of Directors' Cut: Selections from the Maine Art Museum Trail. Come see the exhibition before the general public!

Mornings at the Museum for "Directors' Cut: Selections from the Maine Art Museum Trail"

Leaders in Maine’s business and foundation community are invited to Mornings at the Museum and a private viewing of Directors’ Cut: Selections from the Maine Art Museum Trail. Each of the directors of the Maine Art Museum Trail hand-selected work from his or her respective museum’s collection, and for the first time ever, it will all be under one roof. Enjoy breakfast at the PMA, network, and take in the very best that Maine’s art institutions have to offer.

Director's Circle Opening and Reception for "Directors' Cut: Selections from the Maine Art Museum Trail"

For the first time ever, the best art that the museums of Maine have to offer will be under one roof, and Director’s Circle members can be among the very first people to experience it. Directors' Cut: Selections from the Maine Art Museum Trail contains selections from each of the eight museums on the Maine Art Museum Trail, hand-chosen by their respective directors to present a grand overview of the state’s artistic legacy.

Member Extra Guest Weekend

Your membership value just went up! Members may now bring up to two guests for free during certain days throughout the year. Please join us and share the PMA with friends and family during our first Member Extra Guest Weekend from April 17 through April 19.

Member Extra Guest Weekend

Your membership value just went up! Members may now bring up to two guests for free during certain days throughout the year. Please join us and share the PMA with friends and family during our first Member Extra Guest Weekend from April 17 through April 19.

Member Extra Guest Weekend

Your membership value just went up! Members may now bring up to two guests for free during certain days throughout the year. Please join us and share the PMA with friends and family during our first Member Extra Guest Weekend from April 17 through April 19.

Artist Interventions with Shoshannah White

Shoshannah White's work reveals the both the details and the enormity of the natural world through images that are haunting and beautiful at the same time. Following a three-month residency at the Swallowtail Lighthouse on Grand Manan Island in the Bay of Fundy in 2012, White has turned her attention to the sea.

Art in Process exhibition reception

Please join the PMA for a public reception for its annual Art in Process student-art exhibition.

The Art in Process program connects the art of Winslow Homer to high school classrooms across the state. Students and teachers visit the Winslow Homer Studio at Prouts Neck and receive a guided tour of Homer’s paintings at the PMA. Through this process, they develop concepts of place and climate with regards to art and the artistic process.

This exhibition shares the work of art and science students from the following schools: