Mornings at the Museum

Mornings at the Museum

William Shevis (United States, born Ireland, 1914-2010), Foggy Day Along the Shore (detail), 1950s, Four-color woodcut, 91⁄2 × 1215⁄16 inches. Collection of Leonard and Liane Shevis Giambalvo.

Discover how an experimental school in rural Maine transformed art, craft, and design in the 20th century and helped define the aesthetics of the nation’s counterculture. Business Partners are invited an opening preview and breakfast for In the Vanguard: Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, 1950-1969

Thursday, May 23, 2019 8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. 

Featuring 8:30 a.m. Welcome remarks by Mark Bessire, Judy and Leonard Lauder Director

Followed by a gallery tour of In the Vanguard: Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, 1950-1969 with Diana Greenwold, Ph.D., Associate Curator of American Art and Rachael Arauz, Ph.D., Independent Curator

Limit two representatives per institution.
Reservations are required.

Registration is required.
R.S.V.P. to Kate Burch, Institutional Giving Manager, at (207) 699-4889, or by email


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The PMA is committed to partnering with businesses to enrich the lives of all Mainers. Business Partners enjoy visiting the galleries with colleagues and clients, utilizing the PMA Café as a meeting place, scheduling interactive tours for employees, hosting unforgettable parties in our beautiful spaces and much, much more. Interested? Click here to learn more.