PMA in the News

Wonderland (
September 5, 2018

This fall museums across New England offer Ansel Adams photos, the original sketches for Winnie-the-Pooh, modernist designs by the sculptor Isamu Noguchi, and original artwork for the beloved read the article

Maine Gallery and Studio Guide
September 4, 2018

On August 17, 2018, the Portland Museum of Art (PMA) opens Americans Abroad, 1860-1915, an exhibition of watercolors, prints, and paintings by American artists who travelled to Europe for training read the article

ArtFix Daily
August 16, 2018

In the decades around 1900, American artists went to Europe in droves, seeking training, inspiration, and patronage in the continent’s grand cities and rural enclaves.

Portland Press Herald
August 11, 2018

Ashley Bryan felt grateful to be back on Little Cranberry Island. He had spent a few days in the steamy city for the opening of his new exhibition at the Portland Museum of Art, and made the read the article

Arts Summary
August 7, 2018

“Painter and Poet: the Art of Ashley Bryan is the first major art museum exhibition in Maine for the award-winning 95-year-old artist and Little Cranberry Island resident, a pioneer of African and read the article

March 13, 2018

Starting April 11, the Portland Museum of Art will offer free admission to visitors 21 years and younger. The Portland Museum of Art will begin offering free, unlimited admission to everyone age read the article

The Forecaster
March 13, 2018

PORTLAND — Patrons under 21 will have free, unlimited admission to the Portland Museum of Art starting April 11.

Portland Press Herald
March 12, 2018

Beginning April 11, the Portland Museum of Art will be free for anyone 21 or younger.

Museum administrators announced the new admission policy in an email Monday afternoon, and attributed read the article

Lewiston Sun Journal
February 27, 2018

PORTLAND—The Maine Art Education Association celebrates the nationally recognized "Youth Art Month" in March with student art exhibits statewide.

Two Lewiston Middle School students will read the article

The Republican Journal
February 25, 2018

PORTLAND — Creative works from Maine art students will be on display during the month of March at the Portland Museum of Art, 7 Congress Square. This multi-media exhibition, sponsored by Maine Art read the article