Upcoming Events

E.g., 2017/03/26
E.g., 2017/03/26

Music: Falls of Rauros with Obsidian Tongue, Ada, Forêt Endormie Album release and tour kick-off

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Thursday04.13.2017
8:30 PM
$8 advance, $10 day of show

Film: KIKI Presented with Portland Outright

25 years after Paris Is Burning introduced the art of voguing to the world, KIKI revisits New York City’s thriving underground ballroom scene. It’s a larger-than-life world in which LGBTQ youths of color are empowered by staging elaborate dance competitions that showcase their dynamic choreography, fabulous costumes, and fierce attitude. It’s also a safe haven for struggling, at-risk teens who... MORE
Friday04.14.2017
7:00 PM
$8
$6 For SPACE Members and Students w/ ID

Music: Lakou Mizik The 9-piece intergenerational Haitian music collective makes their Maine debut!

Lakou Mizik is a multigenerational collective of Haitian musicians formed in the aftermath of the devastating 2010 earthquake. The group includes elder legends and rising young talents, united in a mission to honor the healing spirit of their collective culture and communicate a message of pride, strength and hope to their countrymen and the world.   Music is at the core of Haiti’s... MORE
Saturday04.15.2017
8:30 PM
$12 advance, $15 day of show

Workshop: Get Ready Weekly April 17th Make Visuals for the March for Science

SPACE Gallery presents GET READY WEEKLY, a month-long series of visual resistance workshops. In collaboration with local activist groups and non-profits, GRW will host thematic sign, prop, and banner-making workshops geared toward artists and non-artists alike. Workshops are free and snacks will be provided.  The workshop on April 17th will focus on making visuals on occasion of the... MORE
Monday04.17.2017
5:30 PM

Community event: I Know You Are Reading This Poems of Compassion

In a time of political turmoil, when the nature of facts and truth are called into question, we need the kind of attention that poetry asks of us—attention to each other and to the world. Please join Maine Poet Laureate Stuart Kestenbaum and Portland Poet Laureate Gibson Fay-LeBlanc for an evening of poems that remind us how to see each other. Readers and performers include Hanen Mohammad, a... MORE
Tuesday04.18.2017
7:00 PM
$5 Suggested Donation

Music: Wolf Eyes with Wei Zhongle & Lingua Ignota The experimental music legends return to SPACE after a decade!

Wolf Eyes are the rabid beasts of Trip Metal & have been plowing thru new tunnels of the underworld since 1997. Born in the dead, dread-filled haunted hills of Michigan, Nate Young, John Olson, and James Baljo temper pure soundwaves, homemade post-nuclear terror, and claustrophobic atmospheres to produce a shattered, confusing, and sometimes shockingly transcendent horrorvision. Wolf... MORE
Thursday04.20.2017
8:30 PM
$10 advance, $12 at the door

Performance: KESHO WAZO SHOWCASE

Join Kesho Wazo as they bring a new sense of urban youth culture to the city of Portland by showcasing their vibrant talents, through performance arts, fashion, a pop-up shop, short films and the release of their ‘idea chart’ which outlines their plans and summer schedule. Featuring a heavy wave of new sound from local artists, performances by Zaya, Julian Abbott, Griot, and local female... MORE
Saturday04.22.2017
8:00 PM
$10
$8 For SPACE Members and Students w/ ID

Film: CONTEMPORARY COLOR

In the summer of 2015, legendary musician David Byrne staged an event at Brooklyn's Barclays Center to celebrate the art of Color Guard: synchronized dance routines involving flags, rifles, and sabers. Recruiting performers that include the likes of Saint Vincent, Nelly Furtado, Ad-Rock, and Ira Glass to collaborate on original pieces with 10 color guard teams from across the US and Canada,... MORE
Sunday04.23.2017
7:00 PM
$8
$6 For SPACE Members and Students w/ ID

Workshop: Get Ready Weekly April 24th Make Visuals for the People's Climate march in Augusta, ME

SPACE Gallery presents GET READY WEEKLY, a month-long series of visual resistance workshops. In collaboration with local activist groups and non-profits, GRW will host thematic sign, prop, and banner-making workshops geared toward artists and non-artists alike. Workshops are free and snacks will be provided.  The workshop on April 24th will focus on making visuals for the People's Climate... MORE
Monday04.24.2017
5:30 PM

Music: BARISHI with Sunrunner, HOLY FILTH, and Megog Vermont's metal visionaries make their Portland debut

In a scene that has become largely repetitive, nostalgia driven, and prone to navel gazing, few bands stand out as truly breaking new ground. With their sophomore full-length Blood from the Lion's Mouth on Season of Mist, BARISHI challenge the established formulas of the metal genre by recombining its core DNA. There is an undeniable progressive undertone in their modern and gritty approach to... MORE
Friday04.28.2017
8:30 PM
$8