Upcoming Events

E.g., 2018/08/21
E.g., 2018/08/21

Community event: Kindling Fund Info Session at Buoy

The Kindling Fund supports artist-organized projects that engage audiences and incorporate the visual arts in meaningful ways. With a focus on experimentation, the Fund distributes grants to Maine artists ranging from $1,500 - $5,000. Successful applications value unconventional engagement, critical dialogue, collaboration, and create new models for presenting artists' work. This event is one of... MORE
Sunday09.09.2018
12:00 PM

Community event: Kindling Fund Info Session at Joseph A. Fiore Art Center, Maine Farmland Trust

The Kindling Fund supports artist-organized projects that engage audiences and incorporate the visual arts in meaningful ways. With a focus on experimentation, the Fund distributes grants to Maine artists ranging from $1,500 - $5,000. Successful applications value unconventional engagement, critical dialogue, collaboration, and create new models for presenting artists' work. This event is one of... MORE
Monday09.10.2018
6:00 PM

Artist Talk: sair goetz

In this artist talk, goetz will host a participatory event in which visitors will engage in a conversation with the artist and one another using a set of speaking constraints. In addition to outlining aspects of goetz's practice, the event seeks to build empathetic relationships. goetz is a queer time-based artist building instructions for breaking down binaries. Supported by the 2017-... MORE
Tuesday09.11.2018
6:00 PM

Film: MADELINE'S MADELINE + video chat with filmmaker Josephine Decker

Madeline got the part! She’s going to play the lead in a theater piece! Except the lead wears sweatpants like Madeline’s. And has a cat like Madeline’s. And is holding a steaming hot iron next to her mother’s face – like Madeline is. Madeline (newcomer Helena Howard) has become an integral part of a prestigious physical theater troupe. When the workshop's ambitious director (Molly Parker) pushes... MORE
Wednesday09.12.2018
7:00 PM
$8
$6 for SPACE Members and Students w/ ID

Performance: Nat Evans - Flyover Country

Flyover Country is the newest work by sound artist Nat Evans. This multi-layered composition picks apart the nation's colonialist history from 1710 - 1940 and its impact on grasslands ecology, indigenous communities, and extraction industries through the lens of the artist's family archive. Music, video, electronics, and the artist's own storytelling are woven together in a performance that... MORE
Friday09.14.2018
8:00 PM
$15 advance tickets $18 day of
$10 SPACE & PMA members

Community event: Kindling Fund Info Session at Camden International Film Festival

The Kindling Fund supports artist-organized projects that engage audiences and incorporate the visual arts in meaningful ways. With a focus on experimentation, the Fund distributes grants to Maine artists ranging from $1,500 - $5,000. Successful applications value unconventional engagement, critical dialogue, collaboration, and create new models for presenting artists' work. This event is one of... MORE
Sunday09.16.2018
12:00 PM

Film: BLACK MOTHER With Khalik Allah

Part film, part baptism, in BLACK MOTHER director Khalik Allah brings us on a spiritual exploration through Jamaica. Soaking up its bustling metropolises and tranquil countryside, Allah introduces us to a succession of vividly rendered souls who call this island home. Their candid testimonies create a polyphonic symphony, set against a visual prayer of indelible portraiture. Immersed into the... MORE
Sunday09.16.2018
7:00 PM
$8
$6 for SPACE Members and Students w/ ID

Music: Algiers The Atlanta ‘dystopian soul’ band makes their Portland debut

In the dark times, Will there be singing? Yes, there will be singing, About the dark times.  -- Bertolt Brecht We won't be led to slaughter. This is self-genocide. It's the hand of the people that's getting tenser now, And when we rise up... -- Algiers This is the musical response that dark times demand, one that not only shakes its fist but deploys it. Locally-informed global... MORE
Thursday09.20.2018
8:30 PM
$10 advance, $12 day of show

Music: Waking Windows 100+ bands, writers, artists, comedians, thinkers, and much more over 2 days & 17 venues

Waking Windows is back! Bigger, better, one year older, and one year wiser...  The 2017 festival featured 100+ bands, authors, artists, comedians, thinkers, and a diverse mix of special programs across two nights and over a dozen venues througout Bayside and Congress St. The team's been deep in the throes of planning a 2018 festival that will be just as grand, intense,... MORE
Friday09.21.2018
4:00 PM
$25 early bird weekend pass

Music: Waking Windows 100+ bands, writers, artists, comedians, thinkers, and much more over 2 days & 17 venues

Waking Windows is back! Bigger, better, one year older, and one year wiser...  The 2017 festival featured 100+ bands, authors, artists, comedians, thinkers, and a diverse mix of special programs across two nights and over a dozen venues througout Bayside and Congress St. The team's been deep in the throes of planning a 2018 festival that will be just as grand, intense,... MORE
Saturday09.22.2018
11:00 AM
$25 early bird weekend pass

Featured Upcoming Events

  • Film: Wednesday, Aug 22, 2018   |   7:30 PM
    BLACK PANTHER
  • Performance: Thursday, Aug 23, 2018   |   8:00 PM
    MCQUEEN - BLACK CAT
  • Performance: Friday, Aug 24, 2018   |   8:00 PM
    Olivia Gatwood with Joaquina Mertz and Angelica Maria Aguilera
  • Music: Saturday, Aug 25, 2018   |   8:30 PM
    JOBS, Wizard Party, Stice, and Beige
  • Community event: Sunday, Aug 26, 2018   |   12:00 PM
    Kindling Fund Info Session at The Apohadion Theater
  • Film: Wednesday, Aug 29, 2018   |   7:30 PM
    SHUT UP AND PLAY THE HITS
  • Film: Tuesday, Sep 4, 2018   |   8:00 PM
    STEP

Past Events

  • Artist Talk: Friday, Aug 17, 2018
    Artist-in-Residence Mitch McCabe
  • Community event: Thursday, Aug 16, 2018
    YOUNG EMERGING AUTHORS BOOK RELEASE
  • Film: Wednesday, Aug 15, 2018
    THE FLORIDA PROJECT
  • Music: Tuesday, Aug 14, 2018
    Mitski with Sidney Gish
  • Community event: Sunday, Aug 12, 2018
    The Reluctant Radical and The Accidental Environmentalist
  • Community event: Sunday, Aug 12, 2018
    Albatross & The Refuge
  • Music: Saturday, Aug 11, 2018
    POSTPONED: New York Night Train Soul Clap & Dance-Off
  • Community event: Friday, Aug 10, 2018
    SEED: The Untold Story
  • Community event: Thursday, Aug 9, 2018
    Maine Inside Out Community Concert
  • Film: Wednesday, Aug 8, 2018
    IT