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ArtLab Intensive | 3D Conversation w/ Tara Morin

January 24 | 3:30 pm - January 28 | 5:00 pm

January 24 – 28 | Monday – Friday | 3:30 – 5:00pm CMCA ArtLab $85 registration fee includes +1 free registration to attend with a friend In this weeklong workshop, artists will create free-standing sculptures made from unconventional and recycled materials that will become part of a collective work. Inspired by the dialogue and interplay between works that were featured in the Spatial Relations exhibit. Artists will work both independently and collaboratively to create three-dimensional artworks that have their own unique…

Chris Doyle | The Fabricators

January 29 - May 8

Chris Doyle’s exhibition will premier an installation of his 2021 digital animation, The Fabricators, featuring a 48-foot-long video projection on an artist designed screen. The exhibition will be accompanied by two preparatory drawings for the animation. The Fabricators features a group of related machines locked in loops of perpetual labor. Products, by-products, and waste are transported through conduits that weave through the space of the animation. Because the figures and gestures of the system appear anthropomorphic, one can’t help but…

Nicola López | Visions, Phantoms, and Apparitions

January 29 - May 8

Nicola López’s solo exhibition will feature a monumental mixed media installation accompanied by three related bodies of work that collective three timeframes – past, present and future – as reflected through the lens of climate change and the built world. López’s works for the exhibition exist somewhere between hopes and apprehensions, depicting human-built structures that are strange, beautiful, ominous, and even impossible. The artist's installation work, Barren Lands Breed Strange Visions, is composed of woodcut, monotype and silkscreen on mylar and…

Walk the Line

January 29 - May 8

Walk the Line features an exceptionally diverse range of works by eight Maine and Maine-connected artists who share a central use of linear or geometric forms in their compositions. Seen together, these artists underscore the expressive power of the line through works that span assemblage, photography, textile, painting, printmaking, sculpture, and artist books. Artists featured in the exhibition include Paolo Arao, Grace DeGennaro, Clint Fulkerson, John Houck, Jennie C. Jones, Jeff Kellar, Paula McCartney, and Will Sears. Walk the Line…

Young Sun Han | Passages from a Memoir + Tourist in the Dark

January 29 - May 8

Arising out of research into family narratives and grassroots peace movements on Jeju Island, Young Sun Han will present text and photo-based installations that respond to consequences of war and migration in North and South Korea. Through research and travel - mining memoir, oral histories, articles, travel brochures, and forbidden photographs - Han’s installation examines stories of the Korean diaspora. Young Sun Han has exhibited internationally at venues including David Zwirner and Printed Matter (New York), Sanderson Contemporary Art (Auckland,…

Protected: 2022 Spring Exhibitions | Education

CHRIS DOYLE | THE FABRICATORS Chris Doyle’s exhibition will premier an installation of his 2021 digital animation, The Fabricators, featuring a 48-foot-long video projection on an artist designed screen in CMCA’s Bruce Brown Gallery. The Fabricators features a group of related machines locked in loops of perpetual labor. Products, by-products, and waste are transported through conduits that weave through the space of the animation. Because the figures and gestures of the system appear anthropomorphic, one can’t help but look at…

ArtLab for All Ages | February Live Stream

February 5 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Saturday, February 5 | 2:00–4:00pm Facebook Live Stream Join Alexis Iammarino for our February ArtLab for All online.  Taking inspiration from works by painter, Will Sears and textile artist, Paolo Arao, on view in our Walk the Line exhibit, participants will create both large and tiny geometric works on paper using a variety of drawing media and pre-sized colored papers that explore the expressive possibilities of line, color and pattern. Pick up a free art kit with supplies during open…

ArtLab | Every Tree Tells A Story

February 12 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Saturday, February 12 | 2:00 - 4:00 All Ages | In-person CMCA ArtLab Free to the public | RSVP Required Every Tree Tells A Story ArtLab is collaborating with environmental artist Pamela Moulton to create elements for her upcoming public art project Every Tree Tells A Story, which will be presented at a TBA venue in Portland, Maine later this year. Join us to create work for Moulton's installation, including painting buoys, weaving orange, peach, and pink materials into netting, unraveling floating rope and…

Third Sunday | Tours at 10

February 13 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Sunday, February 13| 10am | Farnsworth Art Museum + CMCA Free for Members + Rockland Residents Join educators, Mia Bogyo of Center for Maine Contemporary Art and Jude Valentine of Farnsworth Art Museum to compare and contrast artworks from Betsy's Gift: The Works of N.C Wyeth, Andrew, and Jamie Wyeth and Young Sun Han | Passages from a Memoir + Tourists in the Dark . Participants will travel to both art institutions to view works in person, learn about varied…

ArtLab | February Vacation Week | Video Series

February 21 - February 24

ArtLab Vacation Week Video Series Monday - Thursday, February 21-24 Free and open to all Tune in for our online February Vacation Video Series with ArtLab educators Alexis Iammarino, Mia Bogyo and guest artist Rachel Alexandrou. Inspired by the exhibitions on view To spark your imaginations and get you started each day!  Video activities with instructional prompts will be posted to this page and facebook.com/cmcanow by 10:30 am daily.   For local participants, complimentary ArtKits are available for pick up…

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