Events

Thursday
March 23, 2017
1:00 pm
An inventively curated collection of documentary, fiction and short films with speakers and special events to enrich, educate and entertain you about the global Jewish experience.
Thursday
March 23, 2017
3:30 pm
Teachers are our best allies when it comes to sharing the PMA collection with Maine youth and this free Open House shows our appreciation. Teachers in any subject, pre-K to high school, as well as homeschoolers are invited to visit the new PMA.
Friday
March 24, 2017
12:00 pm
End your week with art! Each Friday at noon, join a curator, educator, scholar, or artist in the galleries. This week, join Diana Greenwold, Assistant Curator of American Art, for a talk on the special exhibition The Thrill of the Chase: The Wagstaff Collection of Photographs at the J. Paul Getty Museum.
Friday
March 24, 2017
1:00 pm
An inventively curated collection of documentary, fiction and short films with speakers and special events to enrich, educate and entertain you about the global Jewish experience.
Saturday
March 25, 2017
12:00 pm
An inventively curated collection of documentary, fiction and short films with speakers and special events to enrich, educate and entertain you about the global Jewish experience.
Tuesday
March 28, 2017
10:00 am
Director's Circle members are invited to a tour of Artist's Choice: Photographs from the Judy Glickman Lauder Collection with Deputy Director and Chief Curator Jessica May.
Tuesday
March 28, 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
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.
Friday
March 31, 2017
12:00 pm
End your week with art! Each Friday at noon, join a curator, educator, scholar, or artist in the galleries. During this facilitated session, take 30 minutes to slow down, relax, and take in the moment-by-moment process of actively and openly observing.
Friday
March 31, 2017
2:00 pm

2017 Oscar Winner: Best Foreign Language Film and 2017 Academy Award winner for best foreign film

After their old flat becomes damaged, Emad (Shahab Hosseini) and Rana (Taraneh Alidoosti), a young couple living in Tehran, are forced to move into a new apartment. However, once relocated, a sudden eruption of violence linked to the previous tenant of their new home dramatically changes the couple’s life, creating a simmering tension between husband and wife.

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