About Maine Media Gallery
Maine Media Gallery showcases photographic and multi-media work of students, alumni, and faculty, as well as innovative media artists pertinent to our community. The gallery offers an outstanding collection of donated faculty work for sale, with proceeds benefiting Maine Media’s scholarship fund. Additionally, the Maine Media Gallery houses Tim Whelan’s bookstore, a nationally recognized bookstore for its impressive collection of fine art photography books.
Maine Media Gallery is located in Rockport Village, a short walk from the Maine Media Workshops + College campus.
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If you are traveling from a distance, please check our website or facebook page to confirm open hours.
YOUNG ARTIST SHOWCASE
September 10-November 5
Gallery Reception: Friday, October 14, 4:30-6:30pm
GARY BRIECHLE DRAWINGS & PHOTOGRAPHS
November 10 - January 28
Opening Reception: Thursday, November 17, 5 - 6:30pm
Gary Briechle was born in Morristown NJ in 1955. He moved to coastal Maine in 2001. His work has been in several issues of the New York Times Magazine and he was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship in 2015. With a few exceptions he draws and photographs daily.
Of photography he has said, "photography has the power to show the broken pieces, made whole again, for a moment."
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The Gallery is situated in the Shepard building in Rockport Village, next to new restaurant 18 Central.
We are always looking for volunteers to help out in the gallery. Interested? Contact the gallery manager, Rachel McDonald at rmcdonald[@]mainemedia.edu
Volunteering is an excellent way to become involved in our creative community and to see some of Maine’s most wonderful artwork! Maine Media Gallery leans on the help of its volunteers to maintain its open hours, interact with gallery visitors, and assist in the general upkeep of the space. The help of our volunteers is incredibly important to the life of our gallery! If you are interested in volunteering please contact the gallery manager, Rachel McDonald, at rmcdonald[at]mainemedia.edu
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PhoPa Gallery (Pho)tographs
PhoPa Gallery is a collaboration among Maine Media Workshops + College, photographer Jon Edwards, and independent curator Bruce Brown. PhoPa exhibits photography and works on paper, with a special focus on emerging Maine artists rarely seen in Portland. The gallery divides its schedule between showcasing work by MMW+C students, alumni, and faculty, and curated exhibitions featuring emerging to established Maine-based artists.