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The PMA welcomes members of the press to explore the museum further.

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October 5, 2018 to January 6, 2019

A rare Maine retrospective of Isamu Noguchi (1904-1988), the Japanese-American artist who became a central figure in the development of 20th-century American modernism

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June 7, 2019 to October 20, 2019
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October 4, 2019 to January 12, 2020
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November 2, 2019 to March 1, 2020
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February 7, 2020 to June 7, 2020
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March 28, 2020 to October 25, 2020
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July 1, 2020 to September 27, 2020
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PMA News & Events

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Maine Public is a media sponsor of In the Vanguard: Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, 1950 to 1969, on exhibit through September 8th at the Portland Museum of Art. The show explores how an read the article

Media Inquiries

If you are a member of the press and would like more information please contact Graeme Kennedy, Director of Communications, via email or at (207) 699-4887.

More about the PMA

Portland Museum of Art creates outstanding exhibitions and educational programs that inspire audiences. Located along Maine's renown coast, in the cultural heart of Portland, the PMA strives to enrich the lives of people through the acquisition, preservation, and interpretation of the visual arts.

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The Collections

The PMA boasts a collection containing more than 18,000 works of art. The collection is comprised of three distinct areas of focus: American, European, and Contemporary and Modern. Naturally, the collection offers particular depth in artwork that relates to the history of artistic practice in Maine and New England. Throughout the PMA’s collection and galleries, visitors can engage in the far-ranging story about art and culture in the United States, Europe, and the creative legacy of the region.

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Winslow Homer Studio

Purchased by the PMA in 2006, the Winslow Homer Studio is one of the most significant locations in the history of American art. Located along the rugged coast of Prout's Neck, Maine, the Studio is where great American artist Winslow Homer (1836-1910) lived and painted many of his masterpieces from 1883 until his death. Now, fully renovated and restored, the Studio is open for guided tours through the PMA.

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PMA Buildings

The Museum's facilities include several architecturally significant buildings, from the modern Charles Shipman Payson building, to the recently restored and impeccable Winslow Homer Studio in Prout's Neck. The Museum's collection is displayed and presented throughout its many buildings, galleries, and gardens, in over 27,000 square feet of exhibition space.

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Upcoming Events

4:30 pm
On the autumn equinox, day and night are of equal length, marking the need to balance the light and darkness within ourselves. We are also...
12:00 pm
Hear from Passamaquoddy basketweaver Jeremy Frey about his art-making practice on display in Basket, featured in Open-Ended: New...
4:00 pm
Contemporaries members are invited to Bissell Brothers brewery to meet the artists behind Bissell Brothers Brewing's cans, and tasting...