50 Years Strong. Respected Worldwide.

For five decades, Maine Media Workshops has enjoyed an unparalleled reputation as one of the most inspiring places in the world to learn the art and craft of visual storytelling. Maine Media students represent 44 countries and our alumni have gone on to establish significant careers in the media arts. Maine Media students and alumni range in age from 14 in our Young Artist program, to artists in the prime of their careers, and those in their 70’s, 80’s and 90’s who continue to find inspiration here each year.

Our campus is located in the town of Rockport, on the beautiful Maine Coast.

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Maine Media Workshops + College is incorporated as a tax-exempt, non-profit 501(c)(3) organization. All donations are tax-deductible.

The annual Form 990 is a public disclosure of a tax exempt organization's finances and activities. This document helps the IRS and state charity regulators to ensure that organizations remain true to their charitable purposes. It is useful to the public to understand an organization's mission, programs, and finances. The MMC Form 990 is available upon request from the Director of Finance.

About Our Students (Retention, Statistics & Surveys)

Maine Media Workshops + College alumni have forged careers as fine artists, photojournalists, filmmakers, teachers, and more. Maine Media alumni are among the recipients of Oscars for Best Picture, Best Director, Best Screenplay, and Best Documentary Feature. View information on student success, retention rates, and graduation rates, here.

Annual Report

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Strategic Plan 2023

As we look forward to our 50th Anniversary in 2023, we envision a vibrant center of lifelong learning that is a model of innovation and inspiration in the education of visual artists and storytellers. We are connected to the growing community of storytellers around the globe who change the way we see the world and deepen our understanding of the human experience. We live at the forefront of innovative, alternative, experiential education in the arts. This vibrant mix of creativity, craft, and community is the essence of the Maine Media experience.