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January 25, 2018

The Portland Museum of Art’s 2018 Biennial presents a collection of artists with connections to Maine For its 2018 Biennial, the Portland Museum of Art has tapped 25 artists, all but one of whom read the article

The Republican Journal
January 23, 2018

PORTLAND — The 2018 PMA Biennial opens Friday, Jan. 26, to run to June 3 at the Portland Museum of Art, 7 Congress Square. Featuring more than 60 works by 25 participating artists, the Biennial read the article

Maine Today
January 22, 2018

Probably more than any other biennial, the 2018 Portland Museum of Art Biennial that opens Friday reflects our times and the chaos of the world.Guest curator Nat May accepted the museum’s read the article

The blog of the Journal of the History of Ideas
January 22, 2018

It can be easy to imagine the early American republic as rushing headlong into the future during its first half-century—westward with the suppression of Indian society, seaborne to new markets read the article

The Boston Globe
January 19, 2018

PORTLAND, Maine — Almost every photograph is about the external world, yet the work of few photographers has helped change that world. Eliot Porter helped alter both the medium and society. The read the article

Elite Daily
January 10, 2018

Chances are this frigid weather has you feeling down. It may be a new year, but work and school probably have you stuck in the same old rut from 2017. It's easy to be unproductive when all you read the article

Inside Philanthropy
January 9, 2018

Scan IP's 2017 coverage in the visual arts space and you'll likely conclude that it was a good year for regional art museums.

Donors remained leery of funding risky capital projects at mega read the article

Down East
January 9, 2018

When former Space Gallery executive director Nat May was tapped to curate this year’s Portland Museum of Art read the article

Portland Press Herald
December 29, 2017

Tim Rollins, an internationally recognized artist who grew up in Maine and whose work was featured last year by read the article

Culture Type
December 27, 2017

The art, exhibitions, and programming featured in museums and cultural institutions is largely shaped, guided and decided upon by curators, an elite group lacking racial and ethnic diversity. A read the article