Press Room

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

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On View Now
October 4, 2019 to January 12, 2020

Discover the N. C. Wyeth you only thought you knew in the first major retrospective of his work in nearly 50 years, which explores the complex nature of his artistry, repositions him in the context of American art history, and provides new entry points into his life and work.

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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

In the News

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

5:30 pm
Don’t miss your chance to visit one of the city’s most exciting new arts spaces, speak with the Minters, and meet Indigo’s newest artists-...
10:00 am
PMA staff members have chosen eight works of art to cover. When you visit the galleries you will see personal reflections accompanying each...
10:00 am
Just in time for the holiday season all members receive special discounts at the PMA Store and PMA Cafe.