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Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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June 2016

Major Donors cocktail soiree

June 25, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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Open to Major Donors ($10,000+) to the Capital Campaign | Reservations required | 207 701 5005 | rsvp@cmcanow.org It's not too late... Contribute to the CMCA Capital Campaign. Reserve a space for your name on the Major Donors wall and attend the soiree. Our thanks to Cold Mountain Builders and Toshiko Mori Architect. Image: Alex Katz,  Flowers I, courtesy Gavin Brown's Enterprise. Major event sponsor: RBC Wealth Management 

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Rollin Leonard: Vernal Pond

June 26, 2016 - October 23, 2016
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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Selected work from the exhibition Vernal Pond will be on extended view through October 23.  The work of Rollin Leonard (b. 1984), a Portland- and Los Angeles-based photographer and video artist, will be featured in the exhibition Vernal Pond. Using arcane and idiosyncratic techniques and materials, Leonard creates offbeat, provocative portraits and images of the human figure that push the boundaries of the photographic medium and engage the viewer in a dialogue about representation, data, and individuality. rollinleonard.com Major exhibition sponsor: Tourmaline…

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21 Winter Street Grand Opening

June 26, 2016 | 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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Opening weekend events Sunday, June 26 Members and Supporters preview reception, 11am-1pm Open to CMCA Members, Business Supporters, and all Donors to the Capital Campaign | Reservations required | RSVP here Ribbon cutting and dedication ceremony, 1-2pm Public opening, 2-5pm Jonathan Borofsky Human Structures | Alex Katz Small Paintings | Rollin Leonard Vernal Pond Free admission Camden National Bank | Public event sponsor Opening weekend celebrations dedicated to the memory of Judith Daniels. There’s never been a better time to…

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July 2016

July First Friday

July 1, 2016 | 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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Join the new CMCA for art and inspiration on First Fridays, 5-8pm, free and open to the public. Prepare to say wow!

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July ArtLab for All Ages

July 2, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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Bobble and Bounce Bouquets, Explore the interplay of bold color, shape, and movement with wire, paper, and other lightweight materials to construct abstract blooms and 3D bouquets that bounce, bobble, and boing.

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ArtCamp Week 1: RE-INVENT YOURSELF

July 11, 2016 | 9:00 am - July 15, 2016 | 12:00 pm
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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$160

Become a printmaker! Create multiple versions of yourself using monotypes, collagraphs, and all kinds of printing techniques. Young artists will use collage materials, color, and imagination to invent their “new looks.” Kids will have fun with shapes, materials, and methods, inspired by Alex Katz’s work, in the process of creating themselves in print. Hurry, Limited spots - Purchase a spot for your child now! July, 11-15, 9am-12pm ArtCamp ($160 per week / $130 CMCA household members) Fees include a $25…

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2016 Artful Living Tour

July 12, 2016
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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Join us for our 7th annual tour of artful homes and artist studios. This year's daylong adventure takes us to inspiring places on the Cushing peninsula—the studios of Andrew Wyeth and Bernard Langlais, art-filled private homes, and luscious gardens.  Tickets $195 ($120 tax-deductible), including transportation and lunch. Limited to 50 persons. Ticket sales open to CMCA members only June 1 through June 15; then to nonmembers on first-come, first-served basis. SOLD OUT | Call 207 701 5005 to be added to the waiting list

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ArtCamp Week 2: BODYSCAPES

July 18, 2016 | 9:00 am - July 22, 2016 | 12:00 pm
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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$160

Imagine your body in motion. Make your moves! Trace yourself. Express yourself. Using multiple mediums, young artists will create a life-size version of the people they are and want to be. Using Jonathan Borofsky’s art as inspiration, kids will be “on the move” making art. (15 Children Maximum) Hurry, Limited spots – Purchase a spot for your child now! July, 18-22, 9am - 12pm ArtCamp ($160 per week / $130 CMCA household members) Fees include a $25 nonrefundable registration fee.…

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ArtCamp Week 3: 3D ARTS!

July 25, 2016 | 9:00 am - July 29, 2016 | 12:00 pm
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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$160

build, Build, BUILD..... We will go 3D and use a variety of media (wood, clay, found objects, etc..) to build sculptures from our ideas and the world around us. We will explore local sculptors and sculptors through the ages. If you like to use your hands, this is the place for YOU! (10 Children Maximum) Hurry, Limited spots – Purchase a spot for your child now! July, 25-29, 9am -12pm ArtCamp ($160 per week / $130 CMCA household members) Fees…

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August 2016

August First Friday

August 5, 2016 | 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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Join the new CMCA for art and inspiration on First Fridays, 5-8pm, free and open to the public. Prepare to say wow!

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August ArtLab for All Ages

August 6, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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Bobble and Bounce Bouquets, Explore the interplay of bold color, shape, and movement with wire, paper, and other lightweight materials to construct abstract blooms and 3D bouquets that bounce, bobble, and boing.

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Dance Party with BOOGAT

August 13, 2016 | 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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In Collaboration with Maine Boats, Homes & Harbors, we will dance in the street to contemporary music featuring Boogat; the sound of Latin groove with urban and electronic music. Winter Street will be blocked off for the dance party. Dance Party ticket includes admission to the show on Saturday. All Access Pass includes admission all weekend, plus the dance party. Buy Tickets

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2016 Distinguished Lecturer | Tucker Nichols

August 14, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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Multitalented and many faceted artist Tucker Nichols is one of the most engaging voices in contemporary art today. In the words of art critic Roberta Smith, “he draws, paints, sculpts, has collaborated on two children’s books and also writes quite well.” A lifelong summer resident of North Haven island, Nichols will discuss his time in Maine in relation to other artists who have painted along the Maine coast. Nichols’s work has been featured at the Drawing Center in New York,…

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September 2016

September First Friday

September 2, 2016 | 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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Join the new CMCA for art and inspiration on First Fridays, 5-8pm, free and open to the public. Prepare to say wow!

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September ArtLab for All Ages

September 3, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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Bobble and Bounce Bouquets, Explore the interplay of bold color, shape, and movement with wire, paper, and other lightweight materials to construct abstract blooms and 3D bouquets that bounce, bobble, and boing.

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James Leonard | The Tent of Casually Observed Phenologies

September 17, 2016 | 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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Artist James Leonard is traveling the country with his Tent of Casually Observed Phenologies, making one-day stops to give climate change divinatory readings inside a special, hand-sewn tent. Leonard explains, “A lot of thought has gone into The Tent of Casually Observed Phenologies. I wanted to create a space for contemplation, where participants can slow down, articulate questions and find clarity. Climate change is a universal concern. Art is the perfect place for expressing and evaluating concern.” James Leonard is…

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Artist talk with Halsey Burgund

September 17, 2016 | 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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Halsey Burgund is a musician and sound artist whose installations and musical performances make extensive use of spoken human voice recordings as musical elements, alongside traditional and electronic instruments. Recently, his work has focused on evolving, contributory, location-based audio installations accessible via custom smartphone apps. In this talk, he will discuss his art practice and the technology he uses to implement his installations as well as introduce a Rockland-based demonstration of his Roundware software platform which he has created for Storyforms, the interactive…

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Rockland Kindling Fund Info Session

September 19, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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Info session on The Kindling Fund, hosted in collaboration with SPACE and The Steel House. Artists interested in applying to the Fund are encouraged to attend. The Kindling Fund supports artist-organized, visual arts-based projects that have a strong public component. The most competitive projects will be ones that don’t fit in established institutions or venues, occur in alternative spaces, or use alternative practices. Preference will be given to projects that present work by multiple artists. Geographic range for projects: State of Maine…

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Gallery Talk with Lauren Henkin

September 25, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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Join us for a gallery talk with Lauren Henkin as she discusses her exhibition Second Nature. This event is free and open to all.

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October 2016

October ArtLab for All Ages

October 1, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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Bobble and Bounce Bouquets, Explore the interplay of bold color, shape, and movement with wire, paper, and other lightweight materials to construct abstract blooms and 3D bouquets that bounce, bobble, and boing.

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October First Friday

October 7, 2016 | 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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Stop by our courtyard for SURPRISE and ArtLab Open Studio with materials for a hands-on project inspired by Don Voisine's paintings currently on view, also a raffle for two CMCA florescent orange WOW hats, just in time for hunting season! Friday, 5-8pm, free and open to the public.

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Gallery Talk with Don Voisine + Mark Wethli

October 9, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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Join us for a gallery talk with Don Voisine and Mark Wethli in conjunction with Voisine's exhibition, X/V. This event is free with admission.

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November 2016

Biennial Opening Reception

November 4, 2016 | 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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OPENING RECEPTION: NOVEMBER 4, 2016; 5-8PM Taking place in the fall of even-numbered years, the CMCA Biennial is an open, statewide juried exhibition featuring work in all mediums produced by the selected artists in the past two years. A snapshot of Maine’s vibrant contemporary art scene, the CMCA Biennial dates back to 1978 and is the longest-running juried competition in the state. Jurors for 2016 are Christine Berry, director of Berry Campbell Gallery, New York City, and John Yau, noted…

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2016 Biennial

November 5, 2016 - February 5, 2017
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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Taking place in the fall of even-numbered years, the CMCA Biennial is an open, statewide juried exhibition featuring work in all mediums produced by the selected artists in the past two years. A snapshot of Maine’s vibrant contemporary art scene, the CMCA Biennial dates back to 1978 and is the longest-running juried competition in the state. Jurors for 2016 are Christine Berry, director of Berry Campbell Gallery, New York City, and John Yau, noted writer, poet, and art critic for Hyperallergic.…

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November ArtLab for All Ages

November 5, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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Bobble and Bounce Bouquets, Explore the interplay of bold color, shape, and movement with wire, paper, and other lightweight materials to construct abstract blooms and 3D bouquets that bounce, bobble, and boing.

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Who Do You Love?

November 20, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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Join us for the first of our Who do you love? gallery talk series by our Biennial artists! On November 20th, we will be hearing from: Phoebe Adams, Phippsburg Lynn Duryea, Deer Isle and South Portland Kayla Mohammadi, Walpole Kate Russo, Portland View the slide show

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Thank You Rockland

November 27, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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CMCA THANKS ROCKLAND During this season of thanks, CMCA would like to say a BIG thank you to Rockland for welcoming us to our new home. Please join us Sunday, November 27th for FREE Admission, raffles, refreshments, and 10% off items in the CMCA Shop.

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January 2017

YOGA with Rachel Nixon

January 12, 2017 | 8:30 am - 9:45 am
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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We invite you to join us for a six-week yoga series at the Center for Maine Contemporary Art! Each Thursday morning, start your day with breathwork, flowing yoga sequences, and an overall good stretch for the body, mind and spirit.

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YOGA with Rachel Nixon

January 19, 2017 | 8:30 am - 9:45 am
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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We invite you to join us for a six-week yoga series at the Center for Maine Contemporary Art! Each Thursday morning, start your day with breathwork, flowing yoga sequences, and an overall good stretch for the body, mind and spirit.

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Who Do You Love?

January 22, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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Join us for our Who do you love? gallery talk series by our Biennial artists!

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Screen | Loretta Park

January 24, 2017 - June 18, 2017
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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Questioning when a work is finished, Loretta Park’s animated pieces reside in a  constant state of flux, made of various lines, shapes, and lengths. Although the forms do not depict any specific ideas or items, the work is embedded with a sense of figure and passage of time. Moving drawings are created by combining photographic images, marks, and colors--the small visual elements accumulate and turn into complex, animated structures. These densely detailed structures move continuously at varying speeds, becoming both…

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YOGA with Rachel Nixon

January 26, 2017 | 8:30 am - 9:45 am
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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We invite you to join us for a six-week yoga series at the Center for Maine Contemporary Art! Each Thursday morning, start your day with breathwork, flowing yoga sequences, and an overall good stretch for the body, mind and spirit.

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Pies on Parade

January 28, 2017 | 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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Pies on Parade Kick-off event, Saturday, January 28, 1:30-3:30pm Rockland's unique community-wide event kicks off with an exclusive pie-themed tour at CMCA, with pies pairs to works of art in the 2016 Biennial. Hosted by Historic Inns of Rockland; more information http://historicinnsofrockland.com/pies-on-parade.

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February 2017

YOGA with Rachel Nixon

February 2, 2017 | 8:30 am - 9:45 am
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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We invite you to join us for a six-week yoga series at the Center for Maine Contemporary Art! Each Thursday morning, start your day with breathwork, flowing yoga sequences, and an overall good stretch for the body, mind and spirit.

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YOGA with Rachel Nixon

February 9, 2017 | 8:30 am - 9:45 am
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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We invite you to join us for a six-week yoga series at the Center for Maine Contemporary Art! Each Thursday morning, start your day with breathwork, flowing yoga sequences, and an overall good stretch for the body, mind and spirit.

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YOGA with Rachel Nixon

February 16, 2017 | 8:30 am - 9:45 am
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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We invite you to join us for a six-week yoga series at the Center for Maine Contemporary Art! Each Thursday morning, start your day with breathwork, flowing yoga sequences, and an overall good stretch for the body, mind and spirit.

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Opening Reception | Wethli, Driskell, Cady

February 18, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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Join us February 18 from 4 - 7pm.

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March 2017

Sunday Salon | Sam Cady + Roger Dell

March 19, 2017 | 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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Join us for the first edition of our Sunday Salon artist talks, featuring artist Sam Cady in conversation with former Education Director of the Farnsworth Art Museum, Roger Dell, on Cady's current exhibition Parts of the Whole in our Main Gallery!

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April 2017

Sunday Salon | Sam Cady + David Raymond | Is Art Magic?

April 9, 2017 | 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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Join us for our Sunday Salon artist talk, featuring artist Sam Cady in conversation with David Raymond, the director of the McCoy Gallery at Merrimack College, on the topic "Is Art Magic?"

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YOGA with Rachel Nixon

April 13, 2017 | 8:30 am - 9:45 am
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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We invite you to join us for a six-week yoga series at the Center for Maine Contemporary Art! Each Thursday morning, start your day with breathwork, flowing yoga sequences, and an overall good stretch for the body, mind and spirit.

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YOGA with Rachel Nixon

April 20, 2017 | 8:30 am - 9:45 am
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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We invite you to join us for a six-week yoga series at the Center for Maine Contemporary Art! Each Thursday morning, start your day with breathwork, flowing yoga sequences, and an overall good stretch for the body, mind and spirit.

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YOGA with Rachel Nixon

April 27, 2017 | 8:30 am - 9:45 am
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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We invite you to join us for a six-week yoga series at the Center for Maine Contemporary Art! Each Thursday morning, start your day with breathwork, flowing yoga sequences, and an overall good stretch for the body, mind and spirit.

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May 2017

YOGA with Rachel Nixon

May 4, 2017 | 8:30 am - 9:45 am
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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We invite you to join us for a six-week yoga series at the Center for Maine Contemporary Art! Each Thursday morning, start your day with breathwork, flowing yoga sequences, and an overall good stretch for the body, mind and spirit.

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May First Friday

May 5, 2017 | 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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May 5, 5-8pm Free and open to the public Stop by our courtyard for a SURPRISE and ArtLab OpenStudio for a free, hands-on project inspired by Sam Cady's paintings on view in our main gallery!

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Sunday Salon | David Driskell | Renewal and Form

May 7, 2017 | 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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Free

Sunday, May 7, 3-5pm Free with admission Join us for a Sunday Salon featuring artist David Driskell, speaking on his work in the current exhibition Renewal and Form | Selected Recent Prints. Seating is limited; in order to help us accommodate this popular event, please RSVP below.

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YOGA with Rachel Nixon

May 11, 2017 | 8:30 am - 9:45 am
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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We invite you to join us for a six-week yoga series at the Center for Maine Contemporary Art! Each Thursday morning, start your day with breathwork, flowing yoga sequences, and an overall good stretch for the body, mind and spirit.

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Sunday Salon | Mark Wethli | Father, Son + Piper Cub

May 14, 2017 | 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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Join us for our Sunday Salon artist talk, featuring artist Mark Wethli and his father Ralph on his current exhibition Piper Cub.

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YOGA with Rachel Nixon

May 18, 2017 | 8:30 am - 9:45 am
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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We invite you to join us for a six-week yoga series at the Center for Maine Contemporary Art! Each Thursday morning, start your day with breathwork, flowing yoga sequences, and an overall good stretch for the body, mind and spirit.

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June 2017

June First Friday

June 2, 2017 | 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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June 2, 5-8pm Free and open to the public Stop by for free admission, courtyard lounging, special guests Rock Coast Rollers, and ArtLab OpenStudio for a free, hands-on project!

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Sunday Salon | Jenny Brillhart + Sara Stites

June 4, 2017 | 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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Join us for our Sunday Salon artist talk, featuring artists Jenny Brillhart + Sara Stites in conversation with CMCA Director Suzette McAvoy on their recently opened Counterpoint exhibition Temporality. Stay after the talk for refreshments and conversation.

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Screen | Pop Killed Culture

June 19, 2017 - September 24, 2017
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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The second iteration of our Screen series, focusing on video works, will feature the work My Body is Your Body is Everybody is Nobody by Pop Killed Culture. My Body is Your Body is Everybody is Nobody are a series of videos in which participants are encouraged to mark the performer with charcoal for three minutes, leaving evidence of the interaction on the performer’s skin. The videos are silent, shot in black and white and cropped in portrait style to capture…

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Summer Exhibitions Opening Reception

June 24, 2017 | 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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Saturday, June 24, 5-8pm Free and open to the public We're celebrating the public opening of our summer exhibitions and our one-year anniversary in our Toshiko Mori building! View the new exhibitions showcasing the work of artists John Walker, William Wegman, Jenny Brillhart and Sara Stites, and help celebrate CMCA's first birthday with cake, balloons, and refreshments in our courtyard.

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July 2017

Thursday Yoga Flow with Lucy Spalding

July 6, 2017 | 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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Thursdays, 5:30-6:30pm All levels welcome, by donation End your busy summer Thursdays with a fun, dynamic practice surrounded by beautiful and inspiring art! This vinyasa-style class will begin with a few rounds of flowing movement to warm up the body and connect you to your breath, and finish with longer holds and stretches to relax and rejuvenate the senses. Everyone is welcome! Note: Please bring a yoga mat if you have one and wear comfortable layers to move in. Lucy’s…

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Open Late with Cafe Miranda

July 7, 2017 | 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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July 7, 4:30-6pm Cash bar and 21+ only End your week with friends, music, and a courtyard cash bar by Cafe Miranda on Friday nights!

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July First Friday

July 7, 2017 | 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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July 7, 5-8pm Free and open to the public Stop by our courtyard for a SURPRISE and ArtLab OpenStudio for a free, hands-on project!

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2017 Artful Living Tour

July 11, 2017 | 9:00 am - 5:15 pm
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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$195

Tuesday, July 11, 9am-5:15pm CMCA members | $175 (ARTFUL17 discount code at checkout for reduced price) Non-members | $195 Join us for a daylong adventure in mid-coast Maine, filled with unique homes, studios, and scenery. We’ll begin with a visit to an artist’s charming home and studio, recently renovated from top-to-bottom by the celebrated home designers Jersey Ice Cream Co. Then we head up the coast to a shorefront family compound, resplendent with art, collections, and magnificent views and grounds. Lunch will…

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Thursday Yoga Flow with Lucy Spalding

July 13, 2017 | 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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Thursdays, 5:30-6:30pm All levels welcome, by donation End your busy summer Thursdays with a fun, dynamic practice surrounded by beautiful and inspiring art! This vinyasa-style class will begin with a few rounds of flowing movement to warm up the body and connect you to your breath, and finish with longer holds and stretches to relax and rejuvenate the senses. Everyone is welcome! Note: Please bring a yoga mat if you have one and wear comfortable layers to move in. Lucy’s…

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Open Late with Cafe Miranda

July 14, 2017 | 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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July 14, 4:30-6pm Cash bar and 21+ only End your week with friends, music, and a courtyard cash bar by Cafe Miranda on Friday nights!

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Tuesday Talk | John Walker + Christopher Crosman

July 18, 2017 | 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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Tuesday, July 18, 5:30-6:30pm Free with admission Join us for a Tuesday Talk featuring artist John Walker in conversation with Christopher Crosman, former director, Farnsworth Art Museum and founding chief curator, Crystal Bridges Museum of Art. Stay after the talk for refreshments and further conversation. Writing about Walker’s work for a 2014 exhibition at Alexandre Gallery, Crosman describes the artist’s Seal Point paintings as “…primordially tidal, literally marked with and by wind-driven currents and light dissecting the water. Here and…

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Open Late with Cafe Miranda

July 21, 2017 | 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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July 21, 4:30-6pm Cash bar and 21+ only End your week with friends, music, and a courtyard cash bar by Cafe Miranda on Friday nights!

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Thursday Yoga Flow with Lucy Spalding

July 27, 2017 | 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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Thursdays, 5:30-6:30pm All levels welcome, by donation End your busy summer Thursdays with a fun, dynamic practice surrounded by beautiful and inspiring art! This vinyasa-style class will begin with a few rounds of flowing movement to warm up the body and connect you to your breath, and finish with longer holds and stretches to relax and rejuvenate the senses. Everyone is welcome! Note: Please bring a yoga mat if you have one and wear comfortable layers to move in. Lucy’s…

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August 2017

Thursday Yoga Flow with Lucy Spalding

August 3, 2017 | 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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Thursdays, 5:30-6:30pm All levels welcome, by donation End your busy summer Thursdays with a fun, dynamic practice surrounded by beautiful and inspiring art! This vinyasa-style class will begin with a few rounds of flowing movement to warm up the body and connect you to your breath, and finish with longer holds and stretches to relax and rejuvenate the senses. Everyone is welcome! Note: Please bring a yoga mat if you have one and wear comfortable layers to move in. Lucy’s…

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Open Late with Cafe Miranda

August 4, 2017 | 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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August 4, 4:30-6pm Cash bar and 21+ only End your week with friends, music, and a courtyard cash bar by Cafe Miranda on Friday nights!

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August First Friday

August 4, 2017 | 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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August 4, 5-8pm Free and open to the public Stop by our courtyard for a SURPRISE and ArtLab OpenStudio for a free, hands-on project!

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Guest Artist Talk | Matt Wedel

August 10, 2017 | 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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August 10, 5:30pm Free CMCA is partnering with Watershed Center for the Ceramic Arts to offer a public talk by Watershed Summer Residency guest artist Matt Wedel.  Join us to hear Wedel speak about his work and view the CMCA summer exhibitions. Matt Wedel (b. 1984) is a ceramic artist living and working in rural southeastern Ohio. His surroundings provide him with the flexibility to create without restriction and to work in a scale that dwarfs his own body. Enveloped…

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Thursday Yoga Flow with Lucy Spalding

August 17, 2017 | 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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Thursdays, 5:30-6:30pm All levels welcome, by donation End your busy summer Thursdays with a fun, dynamic practice surrounded by beautiful and inspiring art! This vinyasa-style class will begin with a few rounds of flowing movement to warm up the body and connect you to your breath, and finish with longer holds and stretches to relax and rejuvenate the senses. Everyone is welcome! Note: Please bring a yoga mat if you have one and wear comfortable layers to move in. Lucy’s…

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Night Stories | Summer Gala

August 18, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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$225 – $297.48

Friday, August 18, 6:30-11pm $225 | CMCA members $250 | Non-members Join us for a festive summer night celebrating CMCA's First Anniversary in its Toshiko Mori Architect building and the opening of the exhibition Linden Frederick | Night Stories, a collaboration between the artist and 15 award-winning authors. Our most important fundraising event of the year, the CMCA Summer Gala offers an extraordinary evening of food, drinks, fun, and art. 6:30–9pm Cocktails, Oyster Bar, Moveable Feast, Silent Auction Trillium Caterers |…

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Night Stories | Silent Auction

August 18, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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Friday, August 18, 6:30-8pm Open bidding at CMCA Summer Gala; absentee bids accepted until noon on August 18. Contact jthompson@cmcanow.org or call (207) 701-5005 to place absentee bid(s). Auction Items Lot 1 Exclusive to CMCA | Sam Cady, gull view, sand and little sand, low tide, morning, 2017 Born in 1943 in Boothbay Harbor, Maine, Sam Cady has been sailing and exploring the coast of Maine his entire life and the imprint of the state’s rugged topography, numerous offshore islands, and…

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Night Stories | After Party

August 18, 2017 | 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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$12

Friday, August 18, 9-11pm $10 CMCA Members (enter discount code AFTERPARTY17 at checkout), $12 Non-members; 21+ only Purchase tickets below, at Curator, Main St., Rockland, or night of event. Following CMCA's annual Summer Gala, dance the night away in our courtyard with DJ Owen Cartwright. Cash bar, ice cream truck, fire pit + sparklers! Music | DJ Owen Cartwright Cash Bar | Trillium Caterers Ice Cream Truck | Stone Fox Farm Creamery

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Thursday Yoga Flow with Lucy Spalding

August 24, 2017 | 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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Thursdays, 5:30-6:30pm All levels welcome, by donation End your busy summer Thursdays with a fun, dynamic practice surrounded by beautiful and inspiring art! This vinyasa-style class will begin with a few rounds of flowing movement to warm up the body and connect you to your breath, and finish with longer holds and stretches to relax and rejuvenate the senses. Everyone is welcome! Note: Please bring a yoga mat if you have one and wear comfortable layers to move in. Lucy’s…

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Linden Frederick | Night Stories Artist Reception

August 25, 2017 | 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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Friday, August 25, 5-7pm Free and open to the public We’re celebrating the public opening of our newest summer exhibition Linden Frederick | Night Stories! View the exhibition, meet the artist, and enjoy refreshments in our courtyard.

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Tuesday Talk | Linden Frederick

August 29, 2017 | 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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Tuesday, August 29, 5:30pm Free to CMCA members; others with admission + Sold Out! If interested, RSVP for September 26 event here  Join us for a Tuesday Talk with artist Linden Frederick discussing his current exhibition Night Stories , a collaboration with 15 noted authors. Stay after the talk for refreshments and further conversation. The exhibition, Night Stories, and the accompanying book, have been eight years in the making. When artist Linden Frederick (b. 1953) realized a growing number of his collectors are novelists…

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Thursday Yoga Flow with Lucy Spalding

August 31, 2017 | 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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Thursdays, 5:30-6:30pm All levels welcome, by donation End your busy summer Thursdays with a fun, dynamic practice surrounded by beautiful and inspiring art! This vinyasa-style class will begin with a few rounds of flowing movement to warm up the body and connect you to your breath, and finish with longer holds and stretches to relax and rejuvenate the senses. Everyone is welcome! Note: Please bring a yoga mat if you have one and wear comfortable layers to move in. Lucy’s…

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September 2017

Open Late with Cafe Miranda

September 1, 2017 | 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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September 1, 4:30-6pm Cash bar and 21+ only End your week with friends, music, and a courtyard cash bar by Cafe Miranda on Friday nights!

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The Smallest House in the World

September 14, 2017 - September 17, 2017
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States

CMCA is presenting The Smallest House in the World, an art installation by sculptor Jeff Smith in its courtyard at from September 14 to 17, 2017. Presented concurrently with the Camden International Film Festival, The Smallest House in the World includes a short documentary video about the project screened in its interior. Part sculpture, part experimental living project, at 25 square feet, this pad on wheels challenges even the most open-minded small-home dweller. And that’s kind of the point. “When I looked at…

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Artist Talk | Jeff Smith | The Smallest House in the World

September 15, 2017 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
CMCA, 21 Winter Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States

Free with admission Join artist Jeff Smith for a talk on his art installation, The Smallest House in the World. Presented in CMCA’s courtyard, concurrently with the Camden International Film Festival, The Smallest House in the World includes a short documentary video about the project screened in its interior. Part sculpture, part experimental living project, at 25 square feet, this pad on wheels challenges even the most open-minded small-home dweller. And that’s kind of the point. Stop in to find out more about this intriguing…

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