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 at 18 Central Street, Rockport, ME 04856 

Gallery Hours

Monday-Friday: 10am-12:30pm, 1:30pm-5pm
Saturday: 10-3pm
Monday and Tuesday evenings: before and after Master Lecture Series in Rockport Opera House

 
Also by appointment.
(Please contact gallery@mainemedia.edu to schedule an appointment.)
 
 

If you are traveling from a distance, please check our website or facebook page to confirm open hours. 


 

CURRENT EXHIBITION
 

CUBAN FOOTSTEPS
August 2 - September 3, 2016

Sam Abell • Fred Blum • Kip Brundage • Reid Callanan • Matt Cronin • Jorge Gavilondo • Rob Gensler • Greg Gorman • Cig Harvey • Alain Jaramillo
David Julian • Skip Klein • Mark Klett • Liudmila & Nelson • Jose Marti • Abelardo Morell • Keron Psillas • Kevin Sweeney • Kari Wehrs 


images (left to right): ©Mark Klett, Kevin Sweeny, Jorge Gavilondo, Abelardo Morell, Kari Wehrs

First Look: August 2, 9pm (after Master Lecture Series), with participating artist David Julian
Presentation: August 16, 7:30pm, Discussion with participating artists Cig Harvey and Reid Callanan
Reception (after Master Lecture Series): August 22, 8:30pm, with participating artist Sam Abell

A group of photographers travel to Cuba just weeks before the historic U.S.-Cuba reconciliation in 2014. Retracing the footsteps of legendary photographer Walker Evans, they reinterpreted and reinvented his iconic 1930s images at a new historical tipping point. This colorful project brings together unique visions of Cuba’s complex and transforming cultural landscape.
 

 

 

UPCOMING EXHIBITION

 

2016 YOUNG ARTIST SHOWCASE

September 10 - August 29, 2016

 

© Arianna Coan-Prichard

Opening Reception: TBD

Maine Media Gallery is pleased to announce our second annual Young Artist Showcase. The exhibition will feature selected work by students (ages 14-18) who have participated in the Young Artist Program at Maine Media Workshops + College.  The program offers students the opportunity to delve into photography through an intensive, creative experience, learning from world-renowned photographers and developing their own artistic voices. Submissions include both analog and digital work, with subjects ranging from portraits to landscapes to still life. The result is an exhibition showcasing the diverse and innovative talent of today’s young artists.

This year's showcase features work by Zoe Morris, Katie Han, Natalie Elliott, Philip Wright, Susannah Benn, Hannah Latham, Arianna Coan-Prichard, Lizzie Bee, Armaan Ahmed, Katie Sprague, Jack Lawrence, Walker Bankson, Evy Dibble, Adriel Soloway, Sam Brill-Weil, Kelcey Logan, Emma Schaale, Ben Lefkowitz, Anna Callahan, Skye Stone, and JoJo Zeitlin.

 


 

 

Gallery News

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Get Involved

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

Check out our Portland gallery! 

PhoPa Gallery (Pho)tographs + Works on (Pa)per
132 Washington Ave | Portland Maine | 04101

PhoPa Gallery is a collaboration among Maine Media Workshops + College, photographer Jon Edwards, and independent curator Bruce Brown. PhoPa exhibits (Pho)tography and works on (Pa)per, with a special focus on emerging Maine artists rarely seen in Portland. 

The gallery divides its schedule between showcasing works by MMW+C students, alumni, and faculty, and exhibits organized by Bruce Brown and Jon Edwards.

For more information,
please visit our 
website at
www.phopagallery.com

 

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Maine Media Gallery Location:
18 Central Street, Rockport, ME 04856 

Directions

The Maine Media Gallery is located at 18 Central Street, in Rockport, Maine, next to Shepherds Pie.

From the North:
Travelling South on Route One, proceed through Camden, and continue past the Hannaford Plaza. Turn left on Main Street in Rockport, just beyond Maine Sport. Proceed straight on Main Street past the police and fire station on your left to the center of Rockport village. After passing Pascal Avenue with its bridge on the right, follow curve to the left onto Central Street, past Union Hall, on your right (the first red brick building), and continue to the second large brick building on your right. The Maine Media Gallery is the far left entrance on the street level of 18 Central Street, in the Shepherd Building.

From the South:
If you are coming from the South, take Interstate 95 north into Maine. Take the South Portland Exit (I-295) and follow I-295 through Portland. Continue on I-295 to the Brunswick Route 1 Exit (Exit 28). Follow Route One through Brunswick, Bath, Woolwich, Wiscasset, Damariscotta and Waldoboro to Warren - about 45 miles, where you'll find Route 90 at a blinking yellow light. Take a left onto Route 90 and follow it 12 miles to the third set of stop lights. The Market Basket, a green barn, will be on your right. Proceed straight through the lights until you reach a "T" intersection. Turn left and proceed on Pascal Avenue toward Rockport village. After crossing the bridge at the head of the harbor, turn right onto Main Street. Follow curve to the left onto Central Street, past Union Hall, on your right (the first red brick building), and continue to the second large brick building on your right. The Maine Media Gallery is the far left entrance on the street level of 18 Central Street, in the Shepherd Building.

 

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