Event

Noontime Talk: Mindfulness And Art: A Practice in the Galleries.

Each Friday at noon, join a curator, educator, scholar, or artist in the galleries for a thought-provoking discussion that enhances the PMA experience and ends your week with a bracing art talk. Free with museum admission.

This week join us and quiet your mind, relieve stress, and look closely with this 30-minute facilitated mindfulness session.

 

 

Member Appreciation Weekend

Members are invited to join us for a series of docent tours and family-friendly events, and daily giveaways, plus take part in PMA store discounts and enjoy one free coffee or pastry in the café.

Members should register in advance by calling (207) 775-6148
Or
click here to register by email

Sunday, September 16

Member Appreciation Weekend

Members are invited to join us for a series of docent tours and family-friendly events, and daily giveaways, plus take part in PMA store discounts and enjoy one free coffee or pastry in the café.

Noontime Talk: Painter and Poet: The Art of Ashley Bryan

Each Friday at noon, join a curator, educator, scholar, or artist in the galleries for a thought-provoking discussion that enhances the PMA experience and ends your week with a bracing art talk. Free with museum admission.

This week join us to discuss the masterful artwork of Ashley Bryan as a part of the PMA's new exhibition Painter and Poet: The Art of Ashley Bryan, on view through November 25, 2108. This talk celebrates the long and prolific creative career of one of Maine's most loved living artists.

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.

Contemporaries Art After Hours

Join fellow Contemporaries members and Jaime DeSimone, Associate Curator of Contemporary Art for a tour of Beyond the Pedestal: Isamu Noguchi and the Borders of Sculpture in the Albert Brenner Glickman Gallery.

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

Barnet Scholar's Coffee and Culture

As a PMA member, you get access to artwork and conversations that can enrich your life. In the latest Barnet Scholar's Coffee and Culture, explore the vibrant regional modernism formulated in the American Midwest during the 1930s and 1940s.

Member Open House and Evening Preview

Join us for a special viewing of Beyond the Pedestal: Isamu Noguchi and the Borders of Sculpture before it opens to the public on October 5. In addition to the preview, enjoy lectures as well as a reception with coffee and desserts. The lectures are free for members but will sell out; advance reservations are highly recommended.

Mornings at the Museum

Leaders of the business community and special guests are invited to breakfast and a private viewing of Beyond the Pedestal: Isamu Noguchi and the Borders of Sculpture. Enjoy remarks by Judy and Leonard Lauder Director Mark Bessire and a tour given by Susan Donnell and Harry W. Konkel Associate Curator of European Art Andrew Eschelbacher.