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Augusta
 
Maine Arts Commission
 
193 State Street
 
Augusta   ME    04333    
 
Phone   207 387-2724
 
Web Site  http://www.mainearts.com/index.shtml
 
E-mail  mailto:MaineArts.info@maine.gov
 
Description  maintains statewide. Searchable directories of museums, galleries,                     organizations, artists & art events
 
Type of Resource   Tourism Information
 
Primary Focus  Arts
 
Kind of Activity   Link List
 
Nature of Group or Site  Web Site
 
New or Updated:   5/6/2004

  ME
  Boothbay Harbor
  Boothbay Region Art Foundation
 
7 Townsend Avenue
  PO Box 124
  Boothbay Harbor  ME  04538   
 
Phone  207 633-2703
  Web Site  BROKEN http://www.boothbayartists.com/
  E-mail  mailto:localart@gwi.net
  Description
 
Type of Resource  Gallery
  Primary Focus  Arts
  New or Updated:  07/26/2003

Maine

  Brunswick

  Bowdoin College Museum of Art

  Walker Art Building

  9400 Colllege Station

  Brunswick   ME   04011    

  Phone  207 725-3275

  Web Site www.bowdoin.edu/artmuseum

  E-mail  mailto:artmuseum@bowdoin.edu 

  Description  American and European, portraits, Gilbert Stuart

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Collection A-F  Decorative Arts

  Collection N-Z  Paintings

  Group Identity  African American

  New or Updated:   5/14/2007

 

  ME

  Damariscotta

  Round Top Center for the Arts

  3 Round Top Lane

  PO Box 1316

  Damariscotta  ME   04543    

  Phone  207 563-1507

  Web Site http://www.roundtoparts.org/

  E-mail  mailto:rtca@lincoln.midcoast.com

  Description  local arts space holds exhibits of local students and others, offers

                    performance, maintains Artlinc, one of the best local directories of

                    artists we've ever seen

  Type of Resource  Gallery

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Kind of Activity  Performance

  New or Updated:   6/1/2007

  ME
 
Gorham
 
USM Art Gallery Gorham
 
37 College Avenue
 
Gorham  ME  04038    
 
Phone  207 780-5008
 
Web Site  http://www.usm.maine.edu/gallery/
 
E-mail  mailto:gallery@usm.maine.edu
 
Description  thematic exhibitions of varied sources
 
Type of Resource  Museum
 
Primary Focus  Arts
 
New or Updated:  10/16/2003

  ME
 
Hallowell
 
Harlow Gallery, Kennebec Valley Art Association
 
160 Water Street
 
Hallowell  ME  04347    
 
Phone  207 662-3813
 
Web Site  http://www.harlowgallery.org/
 
Description  shows and promotes local artists
 
Type of Resource  Gallery
 
Primary Focus  Arts
 
New or Updated:  10/16/2003

 

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Lewiston
 
Franco American Heritage Center at St Mary's
 
Address
 
Lewiston   ME
 
Phone   207 783-1585
 
Alt Phone   207 784-9586
 
Web Site  http://www.francoamericanheritage.org/index.html
 
Description  French-Canadian performing arts, museum & learning center in church closed
                   
 in 2000
 
Type of Resource   Historic Place
 
Primary Focus  Arts
 
Building Type   Church
 
Group Identity   French
 
New or Updated:    7/14/2004

Maine
Lewiston
Bates College Museum of Art
Olin Arts Center
Lewiston ME  04240
Phone 207 786-6158
Web Site www.bates.edu/acad/museum/
Description American and European 20th century works, Marsden Hartley
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Arts
Era 20th

Museum of Art, Ollin Arts Center Bates College
75 Russell Street
Bates College
Lewiston ME 04240
Phone 207 786-6158
Web Site
Description
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Arts

 
 

  ME

  Ogunquit

  Ogunquit Museum of American Art

  543 Shore Road

  Ogunquit  ME   03907     

  Phone 207 646-4909

  Web Site http://www.ogunquitmuseum.org/

  E-mail  mailto:Ogunquitmuseum@aol.com

  Description  American painting and sculpture, much of it outdoors

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Collection N-Z  Sculpture

  Era  20th

  New or Updated:  6/5/2007

 
Maine
Orono
Hudson Museum
5746 Maine Center for the Arts
Orono ME 04469
Phone 207 581-1901
Fax 207 581-1950
Web Site http://www.umaine.edu/hudsonmuseum/default.htm
E-mail mailto:hudsonmuseum@umit.maine.edu
Description over 8000 ethnographic and archaeological objects: Pre-Columbian ceramics, lithics, gold; Native American; Maine Penobscot basketmaking tools, Southwestern
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Arts
Field of Study Science Facility Ethnography
Collection A-F Ceramics
Group Identity Native American
Era 18th-20th

U of Maine Museum of Art
5712 Carnegie Hall
Orono ME 04469
Phone 207 581-3255
Fax 207 581-3083
Web Site http://umma.umecah.maine.edu/index2.html
E-mail mailto:%20umma@umit.maine.edu
Description 5700 works, contemporary, Maine art & artists, extensive traveling campus display programs
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Arts

 
    ME
 
Portland
 
Institute of Contemporary Art  Maine College of Art
 
522 Congress Street
 
Portland  ME  04101    
 
Phone  207 879-5742
 
Web Site  http://www.meca.edu/
 
E-mail  mailto:info@meca.edu
 
Description  featuring mostly local artists
 
Type of Resource  Gallery
 
Primary Focus  Arts
 
New or Updated:  09/20/2003

 

  Portland

  Portland Museum of Art

  7 Congress Square

  Portland   ME   04101    

  Phone  207 775-6148

  Web Site www.portlandmuseum.org

  Toll Free 800 639-4067

  Description  American and European works of the last two centuries

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Collection A-F  Decorative Arts

  Collection N-Z  Painting

  Era  19th-20th

  New or Updated:  6/8/2007

  ME
 
Portland
 
USM Area Gallery - Portland
 
Woodbury Campus Center
 
Bedford Street
 
Portland  ME
 
Phone  208 780-5008
 
Web Site  http://www.usm.maine.edu/gallery/ms.htm
 
Description  promotes campus and local artists
 
Type of Resource  Gallery
 
Primary Focus  Arts
 
New or Updated:  10/16/2003

 
  Maine

  Rockland

  William A Farnsworth Art Museum

  352 Main Street, Box 466

  Rockland  ME    04841    

  Phone   207 596-6457

  Web Site http://www.farnsworthmuseum.org/

  E-mail  mailto:farnsworth@midcoast.com

  Alt Web http://www.tfaoi.com/newsmu/nmus36p.htm

  Description  18th & 19th century American art, particularly related to Maine, new

                    Wyeth Center, devoted to artist family,  4 galleries of contemporary art,

                     two historic houses and library on campus

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Research   Library

  New or Updated:  9/4/2007

 

  Rockport

  Center for Maine Contemporary Art

  162 Russell Avenue

  MAIL PO Box 147

  Rockport  ME   04856    

  Phone  207 236-2875

  Web Site http://www.artsmaine.org/

  Description  3 floors of gallery space for local artists, by 50 year old arts center

  Type of Resource   Gallery

  Primary Focus  Arts

  New or Updated:   6/21/2007

 
  Maine
Rockport
Maine Coast Artists Gallery
162 Russell Avenue
Rockport ME 04856
Phone 207 236-2875
Web Site http://www.artsmaine.org/
Description 3 floors of gallery space for local artists, by 50 year old arts center
Type of Resource Gallery
Primary Focus: Arts

  ME
 
Saco
 
Saco Museum
 
371 Main Street
 
Saco  ME  04072 
 
Phone  207 282-3031
 
Web Site  http://www.sacomaine.org/historyculture/museum/museum.shtml
 
Description  10,000 artifacts with emphasis on local paintings and portraits
 
Type of Resource  Museum
 
Primary Focus  Arts
 
Collection A-F  Decorative Arts
 
Collection N-Z  Portraits
 
New or Updated:  09/25/2003

Maine

  Sebago

  Jones Museum of Glass and Ceramics

  Douglas Mountain Road

  Sebago  ME   04029    

  Phone   207 787-3370

  Web Site *****

  Alt Web http://www.lakesregionofmaine.gen.me.us/richardbuck/see&do/jonesmuseu

  Description  glass from B.C. to the present

  Type of Resource  Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Collection G-M  Glass

  New or Updated:  9/5/2007

 

  ME

  Waterville

  Colby College Museum of Art

  5600 Mayflower Hill Dr

  Waterville          ME           04901    

  Phone   207 872-3228

  Web Site  www.colby.edu/museum

  E-mail  mailto:museum@colby.edu

  Alt Web

  Description  campus museum features American art, works donated by Louise Nevelson,18th-20th  century American

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Collection N-Z  Sculpture

  Owner/Operator:  Colby College

  New or Updated:             1/13/2006

 
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