In the Galleries

Barnet Scholar's Weekend with 2018 PMA Biennial artist David Driskell

Part of Barnet' Scholars Weekend
Free for members

Please join artist and scholar David Driskell for a gallery talk featuring his works in the 2018 PMA Biennial. 

Director’s Circle Tour of the 2018 PMA Biennial

Director's Circle members are invited to join Mark Bessire, Judy and Leonard Lauder Director, for a tour of the 2018 Portland Museum of Art Biennial. 

Space is limited. Reservations are required.
R.S.V.P. by Friday, March 30 to Ashleigh Hill at (207) 494-5346 or ahill@portlandmuseum.org.

 

Artist Talk with Elizabeth Atterbury: The 2018 Portland Museum of Art Biennial

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 2018 PMA Biennial artist Elizabeth Atterbury for a discussion in the galleries.

Free with museum admission.

 

Mindfulness and Art: A Practice in the Galleries

Quiet your mind, relieve stress, and get into the contemplative mood with this 30-minute facilitated mindfulness session.

Free with museum admission.

Noontime Talk: "The Robbers: German Art in a Time of Crisis"

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.

Mindfulness and Art: A Practice in the Galleries

Quiet your mind, relieve stress, and get into the contemplative mood with this 30-minute facilitated mindfulness session.

Free with museum admission.

Noontime Talk: "Under Pressure: Art in the 1980s"

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, explore the diverse artistic strategies that developed amid the rapid cultural transformations and tensions of the 1980s, with a spotlight on Allan McCollum’s Over One Thousand Individual Works. With Andrew Eschelbacher, Susan Donnell and Harry W. Konkel Associate Curator of European Art.

Free with museum admission.

Noontime Talk: "Eliot Porter's Nature"

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.

2018 PMA Biennial Performance: Gina Adams' "Its Honor is Here Pledged: Broken Treaty Quilts"

Gina Adams’ "Its Honor is Here Pledged: Broken Treaty Quilts" examines historical occassions when the United States government broke its promises to Native Americans. As a part of her installation in the 2018 PMA Biennial, Adams reads the Fort Laramie 1868 broken treaty between the Standing Rock Sioux tribe and the United States government. 

Free with admission.

Additional readings take place noon and 5:30 p.m. on Friday, May 11, and noon and 3 p.m. on Saturday, May 12.

2018 PMA Biennial Performance: Gina Adams' "Its Honor is Here Pledged: Broken Treaty Quilts"

Gina Adams’ "Its Honor is Here Pledged: Broken Treaty Quilts" examines historical occassions when the United States government broke its promises to Native Americans. As a part of her installation in the 2018 PMA Biennial, Adams reads the Fort Laramie 1868 broken treaty between the Standing Rock Sioux tribe and the United States government.

Free

Additional readings take place noon and 5:30 p.m. on Friday, May 11, and noon and 3 p.m. on Saturday, May 12.