Say wow to the new CMCA
Experience the art of this generation and the next. CMCA’s exhibitions and educational programs are made to inspire and attract visitors of all ages and backgrounds.
With its iconic sawtooth roofline, CMCA’s striking new building—designed by architect Toshiko Mori—provides exceptional exhibition space for presentation of work by contemporary artists. The complex also includes a gift shop, an ArtLab classroom, and a courtyard open to the public.
Located in the heart of Rockland’s downtown arts district, CMCA is in walking distance of the Farnsworth Art Museum and Wyeth Center, the Strand Theatre, and dozens of art galleries, restaurants, and hotels. Be ready to say wow!
Center for Maine Contemporary Art
21 Winter Street
Hours & Admission
Winter hours November – May
Closed Federal holidays
|Group admission (20+)||$5|
|18 and under||Free|
|First Fridays (June – October) 5-8pm||Free|
Members receive free admission and invitations to exclusive events.
Membership at CMCA is about seeing it first—whether that means moving to the front of the line or being among the first to preview what’s new in contemporary art.
“Religion and ritual and the mythic are concerns I have always nurtured in my art.” – David Dr...February 11 - June 4
“The world is emblematic. Parts of speech are metaphors, because the whole of nature is a metaphor...February 18 - June 11
Questioning when a work is finished, Loretta Park’s animated pieces reside in a constant state o...January 24 - June 12
Temporality 1) relating to worldly as opposed to spiritual affairs 2) of or relating to time. synon...May 20 - August 13
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