PMA Members

Friends of the Collection Benefit

Established in 1983, the Friends of the Collection comprises individuals whose generosity directly supports the acquisition, conservation, and care for the collection as well as related programming. The collection of more than 18,000 works of art is the heart of the institution, and the Friends of the Collection is instrumental in shaping and maintaining it. 

Members-Only Lecture for Hans Hofmann: Works on Paper

Bernard Osher Foundation Auditorium
Space is limited. Reservations are required. Member exhibition access begins at 5 p.m. R.S.V.P. by Tuesday, June 6 to (207) 775-6148 or

American Sculpture at a Crossroads, 1914-1945

Bernard Osher Foundation Auditorium

In Conversation with Collector Scott Black

Financial Manager Scott Black grew from a Deering High School graduate to owner of one of the most renowned private collections of European modernism in the world. What drives his passion for art? What does a collector see when he or she looks at a work?

Members Open House and Evening Reception

A New American Sculpture, 1914-1945: Lachaise, Laurent, Nadelman, and Zorach
Wednesday, May 24
Open House: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Evening Reception: 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Free for PMA members

Members are invited to attend a private viewing of A New American Sculpture, 1914-1945: Lachaise, Laurent, Nadelman, and Zorach. Lectures will accompany both the Open House and Evening Reception.

Day Trip to the Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston and the Rose Kennedy Greenway

Visit the ICA Boston and the Rose Kennedy Greenway with Judy and Leonard Lauder Director Mark Bessire and Deputy Director and Robert and Elizabeth Nanovic Chief Curator Jessica May. Members will have the opportunity to participate in self-guided and curator-led tours.

Lunch and private transportation will be provided. $70 per person. Space is limited. Reservations are required. For a full itinerary, click here.

Members-Only Coffee and Culture

Saturday, April 15
9 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Part of Barnet Scholar's Weekend
Free for members. Space is limited. R.S.V.P. by Saturday, April 8 to (207) 775-6148 or

"Slavery, Liberation, and Canonization: Harriet Tubman and Public Memory"

PMA 360 presents: Photography Night

During Free Friday, explore the exhibitions The Thrill of the Chase: The Wagstaff Collection of Photographs at the J. Paul Getty Museum and Artist's Choice: Photographs from the Judy Glickman Lauder Collection. Enjoy "Community Voices: Photographers on Photography," and hear local photographers discuss our photography exhibitions and reflect on their own work. Make a photo collage with vintage and contemporary images.