Rockland, ME, January 3, 2020 —The Center for Maine Contemporary Art (CMCA) invites the public to attend a panel discussion in partnership with Midcoast Women’s Collective Voices on Tuesday, January 14 at 6:30 pm. The event is free and open to all.

Art has the power to lift individuals, institutions and communities. Join women leaders in the Maine arts community for an inspiring discussion on how their careers in the arts has led to mentorship and community building. The panel will be moderated by Vas Prabhu, Director of Education at Farnsworth Art Museum and includes Susan Danly, former Senior Curator at the Portland Museum of Art; Suzette McAvoy, CMCA Executive Director and Chief Curator; and Donna McNeil, Director of the Ellis-Beauregard Foundation and former Director of the Maine Arts Commission.

Participants are invited to stay for refreshments and further conversation following the presentation. This program is a part of MidCoast Women’s Collective Voices series. For more information, please visit

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CMCA is a contemporary arts institution presenting year-round exhibitions, engaging events, and educational programs for all ages.

Location: 21 Winter Street, Rockland, MaineHours: November through May, Wednesday – Saturday, 10am to 5pm; Sunday, 12 to 5pm; June through October, Monday – Saturday, 10am to 5pm, Sunday, 12 to 5pm. Closed Federal holidays. Admission: $8; Seniors (65+) and students with ID $6; children under 18 free; CMCA members free.

Image: Art Lifts All at CMCA