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This World-Class Sculpture Park Might Be The Best Place to Go For A Picnic in Portland, Maine
This World-Class Sculpture Park Might Be The Best Place to Go For A Picnic in Portland, Maine
Our lovely Maine weather is returning, and that means Picnic Season! We found a great FREE place for you to have a special downtown Portland hangout. It's the David E Shaw and Family Sculpture Park at the distinguished Portland Museum of Art. You can gain entrance on High Street, around the corner from the museum's main entrance. How cool would it be to meet up with your friends amongst some of the most beautiful public art in Maine?
This Banner Is How We Do Social Distancing – Portland, Maine Style!
This Banner Is How We Do Social Distancing – Portland, Maine Style!
STAY WICKED FAH APAHT. Only Portland, Maine could have a banner like this hanging in the city during a global pandemic. These wicked cool Social Distance and Mask Up art are all over Portland these days. It's all pretty incredible and it's all created by local artists. This fantastic public health art initiative is the brainchild of the fine folks at Creative Portland, the official arts agency for the City of Portland
The New Bus Stop Shelter Art in Portland is Amazing
The New Bus Stop Shelter Art in Portland is Amazing
Reason #4298 that we love Portland? Amazing public art. And we can thank the folks at Creative Portland for a new public art initiative for three Bus Stop Shelters. The art celebrates Portland's racially diverse community and two of the three shelters are done by immigrant artists. The bus shelter art installation is funded in part by a $25,000 matching grant from the National Endowment for the Arts as part of the NEA’s "Our Town" initiative.
Creative Portland’s Virtual Art Show “2020 Vision” Is A Must See
Creative Portland’s Virtual Art Show “2020 Vision” Is A Must See
It's more than just concerts and business meetings that have gone virtual with the pandemic. Art exhibits have also gone virtual too! Sure, you can check out a virtual exhibit at the Lourve in Paris but we found a great one that has just started right here in Maine and is being put on by Creative Portland under the leadership of Dinah Minot. It's called "2020 Vision: Past, Present & Future" and it's very Maine and very cool

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