Month: March 2016

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LEAPS // Mentors, Materials, and Mixing it up

  31.03.2016   CMCA   Uncategorized   No comments

"You know, you do need mentors, but in the end, you really just need to believe in yourself." ~ Diana Ross Dear Friends and Families, Second graders were moved when


  30.03.2016   CMCA   Uncategorized   No comments

“Together we can face any challenges, as deep as the ocean and as high as the sky.” ~ Sonia Gandhi Dear Friends and Families, Facing a challenge together leads to rich

LEAPS // LOVE the MOMENT: Young Artists in the LIMELIGHT

  28.03.2016   CMCA   Uncategorized   No comments

“Love the moment, and the energy of that moment will spread beyond all boundaries.” ~ Corita Kent Dear Friends and Families, There was joy in the air as second graders

April 2 – ArtLab for All Ages: For the Love of Beasts

Rockland, Maine, March 23, 2016 —The Center for Maine Contemporary Art (CMCA) invites artists of all ages to investigate animal portraiture! Join the fun on Saturday, April 2 from 2-4pm

Deadline Approaching to Submit to the CMCA 2016 Biennial

Rockland, Maine, March 18, 2016 – The Center for Maine Contemporary Art (CMCA) will continue to accept online submissions for the 2016 CMCA Biennial Exhibition until midnight, April 4, 2016, through the CMCA website. The

LEAPS // Energy of the Mind

  10.03.2016   CMCA   Uncategorized   No comments

“The energy of the mind is the essence of life.” ~ Aristotle Dear Friends and Families, When we are happy our brains do better work. LEAPS has brought joy to

LEAPS // Going Far Together

  9.03.2016   CMCA   Uncategorized   No comments

“If you want to go fast, go it alone. If you want to go far, go together.” ~ African proverb Dear Friends and Families, Second graders are learning a lot

LEAPS // Feats of Concentration

  7.03.2016   CMCA   Uncategorized   No comments

"Works of art are feats of concentration. Imagination is the instrument of concentration." ~ Sven Birkerts, Changing the Subject Dear Families and Friends, There's so much in print these days

Julia M. Doughty, Deborah Ellis, Claire Seidl

  7.03.2016   CMCA   Open Studio   No comments

Julia M. Doughty After reading The Artist’s Way, by Julia Cameron, I realized that what was “missing” and blocking me from my artistic journey was a place to call my

LEAPS // Collaborating for the Fun of it

  3.03.2016   CMCA   Uncategorized   No comments

"The most beautiful experience we can have is the mysterious—the fundamental emotion which stands at the cradle of true art and true science." ~ Albert Einstein Dear Families and Friends,


  2.03.2016   CMCA   Uncategorized   No comments

“How it is that animals understand things, I do not know, but it is certain that they do understand. Perhaps there is a language which is not made of words

Ready to Say “Wow!”, Biennial deadline, ArtLab, Leaps, and More!

Ready to Say “Wow!” To date, CMCA has raised nearly $4 million toward its $5 million goal. Now in the home stretch, we are reaching out to all of our