Director's Circle

Art in Bloom Preview

Director's Cirlce and Contemporaries Council members are invited to a special preview of Art in Bloom 2019. Come be the first to see this year’s pairings of floral arrangements and art in the PMA’s galleries, meet the floral designers and enjoy the company of fellow Director’s Circle and Contemporaries Council members.

Light hors d’oeuvres and complimentary wine and beer will be served.

Please reply to Helena Farrell, Philanthropy Assistant, Stewardship and Events, at (207) 775-6148 ext. 3225 or hfarrell@portlandmuseum.org.

Director's Circle and Contemporaries Council Evening Preview and Opening Reception

This winter, you’re invited to discover a holistic and multifaceted exhibition that repositions the cultures, voices, and artists of the Caribbean islands, providing critical entry points into the ideas and issues that are shaping this vibrant and rapidly changing region. Stylistically diverse and broadly representative, Relational Undercurrents: Contemporary Art of the Caribbean Archipelago introduces new and insightful ways to understand one of the most culturally diverse regions in the world.

Director’s Circle Tour of Americans Abroad, 1860-1915

Director's Circle members are invited to attend a special tour of Americans Aborad, 1860-1915 with Andrew Eschelbacher, Susan Donnell and Harry W. Konkel Associate Curator of European Art.

Registration is required. Please R.S.V.P. to Helena Farrell at (207) 775-6148 ext. 3225 or in the following link:

Director’s Circle and Contemporaries Holiday Party

Ring in the holiday season with fellow Director’s Circle and Contemporaries members at the annual Holiday Party. Enjoy a private viewing of Beyond the Pedestal: Isamu Noguchi and the Borders of Sculpture, indulge in festive food and drinks, and take advantage of a 20% discount and free gift wrapping at the PMA Store.

Beautiful Blackbird Family Brunch

Director's Circle, Contemporaries and Family Level members are invited to join us for brunch from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. followed by a staged production of Ashley Bryan’s beloved children’s book Beautiful Blackbird in the Bernard Osher Foundation Auditorium.

Presented by Theater Ensemble of Color
 and directed by Artistic Director René Goddess Johnson

Co-Produced by Portland Ovations and Portland Museum of Art

Director's Circle and Contemporaries Council Evening Preview and Reception

Director’s Circle and Contemporaries Council members are invited to a special preview of Beyond the Pedestal: Isamu Noguchi and the Borders of Sculpture. Enjoy a cocktail reception with lecture and tour of the exhibition.

Registration is required. Please R.S.V.P. to Helena Farrell at (207) 775-6148 ext. 3225 

 

 

 

2018 Director’s Circle Summer Lawn Party

Director's Circle members are invited to enjoy this lively annual evening cocktail party in the museum’s beautiful David E. Shaw and Family Sculpture Park in the Joan B. Burns Garden and toast to the end of summer and the arts. Remarks are made by Mark Bessire, Judy and Leonard Lauder Director. 

Please  R.S.V.P. to Ashleigh Hill at (207) 494-5346 or ahill@portlandmuseum.org.

Director’s Circle Curator-Led Tour

The PMA invites Director’s Circle members to join Diana Greenwold, Associate Curator of American Art, for an exclusive tour of the captivating work of Clarence H. White as part of this summer's newest exhibition, Clarence H White and His World: The Art and Craft of Photography, 1895–1925.

Exhitbition details available here

Director’s Circle and Contemporaries Council Evening Preview and Opening Reception

Clarence H. White and His World: The Art and Craft of Photography, 1895–1925

Exhibition details available here.

Director’s Circle and Contemporaries Walking Gallery Tour

Take an art-filled night on the town with fellow Director's Circle and Contemporaries members in the special walking tour of local galleries.