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In Rockland, contemporary art takes shape with works by Wethli, Cady and Driskell-Portland Press Herald

Mark Wethli’s “Piper Cub.” Photo by Daniel Kany The Center for Maine Contemporary Art has taken another step forward with a new set of shows. Sam Cady’s shaped-canvas paintings assert

March 4 – ArtLab for All Ages | Color Combo Craze

Rockland, Maine, February 24, 2017 —The Center for Maine Contemporary Art (CMCA) invites artists of all ages to dive into color during March’s ArtLab for All Ages on Saturday, March 4, from 2 to

On view in Rockland: A plane, boats, and beautiful woodcut prints-MaineToday

“Construction Trailer,” by Sam Cady. Photos courtesy of Center for Maine Contemporary Art A trio of newly opened exhibitions at the Center for Maine Contemporary Art demonstrate the building’s capacity

Mark Wethli: Piper Cub; Sam Cady: Parts of the Whole-Art New England

Mark Wethli: Piper Cub; Sam Cady: Parts of the Whole Center for Maine Contemporary Art • Rockland, ME • • Through May 14, 2017 and May 21, 2017 By:

February Vacation ArtLabs at CMCA

Rockland, ME, February 10, 2017 — The Center for Maine Contemporary Art (CMCA) invites participants of all ages to take part in ArtLab workshops during the upcoming school vacation week.

CMCA’s Spring Exhibitions: Sam Cady, David Driskell, Mark Wethli

Rockland, Maine, February 1, 2017 – The Center for Maine Contemporary Art (CMCA) is excited to announce its 2017 spring exhibition schedule at its new location at 21 Winter Street, Rockland,

Pictures, Politics, and Post-Truths: The CMCA Biennial-Big Red & Shiny

“For local control all you need is a place, political say and a way to make a living; it’s a practical matter. For local art you need a whole culture.”

February News + Events

New Exhibitions - Cady, Driskell, Wethli; Vacation Week ArtLab, Yoga, and more! Read Newsletter

9 Reasons Why The Off-Season Is The Best Time To Visit Maine-Town&Country

There’s no denying that summer in Maine is pretty idyllic. The average temperature in July and August hovers around 70 degrees, which is pretty much perfect weather for a lobster

An Outpost of the Louvre and 2 Saint Laurent Shrines-New York Times

There is the art of travel, and then there is traveling for art. In 2017, art lovers can expect splashy new museums in both well-known and surprising locales, noteworthy exhibits

January News + Events

Biennial final month, ArtLab, Yoga, Pies on Parade, Art to Collect, Who Do You Love? Read Newsletter


There’s no question that Portland, in particular, and Maine as a whole are getting hipper all the time, but how exactly? With 2016 coming to a close, we decided to