Articles by Nancy Walker

 
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MECAmorphosis, MECA’s Spring Gala

By Nancy Walker on Feb. 26, 2015, at 4:15 p.m.
Friday, May 1, 2015 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. Location: Maine College of Art, 522 Congress St., Portalnd, Maine For more information: 207-699-5012; meca.edu/mecamorphosis MECAmorphosis celebrates the 2015 Thesis Exhibition and introduces over 80 emerging artists graduating from Maine College of Art in the BFA program, as well as raises …
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Multiplicity

By Nancy Walker on Feb. 25, 2015, at 12:34 p.m.
Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.Friday, Feb. 27, 2015 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.Monday, March 2, 2015 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.Tuesday, March 3, 2015 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.Wednesday, March 4, 2015 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.Thursday, March …
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Booksigning with Maine College of Art alum Jada Fitch

By Nancy Walker on Feb. 25, 2015, at 11:57 a.m.
Friday, March 6, 2015 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Location: Maine College of Art, Artists at Work Space, 522 Congress Street, Portland, Maine For more information: 207-775-3052; meca.edu MECA illustration alum Jada Fitch and author Melissa Kim will do a book signing for Islandport publication “A Snowy Owl Story”. This …
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Visiting Artist Lecture: J. Pascoe

By Nancy Walker on Feb. 25, 2015, at 11:51 a.m.
Tuesday, March 3, 2015 12 p.m. to 1:15 p.m. Location: Maine College of Art, Osher Hall, 522 Congress Street, Portland, Maine For more information: 207-775-3052; meca.edu J. Pascoe is an artist living and working in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Pascoe received her BFA in Intermedia from Pacific Northwest College of Art, Portland, …
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Mundanity and Mysticism: Drawing out the Self

By Nancy Walker on Feb. 25, 2015, at 11:39 a.m.
Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.Friday, Feb. 27, 2015 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.Monday, March 2, 2015 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.Tuesday, March 3, 2015 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.Wednesday, March 4, 2015 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.Thursday, March …
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FORAGED: Films About Food and You: In Organic We Trust

By Nancy Walker on Feb. 20, 2015, at 4:55 p.m.
Sunday, May 3, 2015 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Location: Maine College of Art, Osher Hall, 522 Congress Street, Portland, Maine For more information: 207-775-3052; meca.edu Continuing Studies at Maine College of Art, in partnership with Rosemont Market & Bakery and Cultivating Community, presents a film series exploring the origins, …
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FORAGED: Films About Food and You: The Real Dirt on Farmer John

By Nancy Walker on Feb. 20, 2015, at 4:48 p.m.
Sunday, March 29, 2015 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Location: Maine College of Art, Osher Hall, 522 Congress St, Portland, Maine For more information: 207-775-3052; meca.edu Continuing Studies at Maine College of Art, in partnership with Rosemont Market & Bakery and Cultivating Community, presents a film series exploring the origins, …
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FORAGED: Films About Food and You: My Father’s Garden

By Nancy Walker on Feb. 20, 2015, at 4:13 p.m.
Sunday, March 1, 2015 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Location: Maine College of Art, Osher Hall, 522 Congress St, Portland, Maine For more information: 207-775-3052; meca.edu Continuing Studies at Maine College of Art, in partnership with Rosemont Market & Bakery and Cultivating Community, presents a film series exploring the origins, …
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Visiting Artist: Melissa Ragona

By Nancy Walker on Feb. 17, 2015, at 4:35 p.m.
Thursday, April 9, 2015 12:15 p.m. to 1:15 p.m. Location: Maine College of Art, Osher Hall, 522 Congress St., Portland, Maine For more information: 207-775-3052; meca.edu Visiting Artist: Melissa Ragona, Scholar and lecturer on sound design, film theory and new media Tenured Faculty at Carnegie Mellon University Melissa Ragona’s critical …
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Visiting Artists: Beehive Collective, Activist Arts Collective

By Nancy Walker on Feb. 17, 2015, at 4:25 p.m.
Thursday, March 5, 2015 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Location: Maine College of Art, Artists at Work Space, 522 Congress St, Portland, Maine For more information: 207-775-3052; meca.edu The Beehive Design Collective is a wildly motivated, all-volunteer, activist arts collective dedicated to “cross-pollinating the grassroots” by creating collaborative, anti-copyright images …
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Maine College of Art Admissions Open House

By Nancy Walker on Feb. 17, 2015, at 12:51 p.m.
Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Location: Maine College of Art, 522 Congress Street, Portland, Maine For more information: 207-775-3052; meca.edu Please join us for tours of facilities and residence halls, information sessions, portfolio reviews and much more. To pre-register please contact us at: admissions@meca.edu or (800) …
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Visiting Artist: Steve Locke, Painter

By Nancy Walker on Feb. 17, 2015, at 12:35 p.m.
Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015 12:15 p.m. to 1:15 p.m. Location: Maine College of Art, Osher Hall, 522 Congress St, Portland, Maine For more information: 207-775-3052; meca.edu Steve Locke makes paintings, drawings, and installations that address the construction and contestation of a masculine identity. By using the tools of painting, specifically …
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You're Grate by Taylor Mirabito

Sweet Art at the PMA!

By Nancy Walker on Feb. 06, 2015, at 11:18 a.m.
Friday, Feb. 6, 2015 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.Saturday, Feb. 7, 2015 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.Sunday, Feb. 8, 2015 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2015 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.Thursday, Feb. 12, 2015 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.Friday, Feb. …
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Films About Food and You: My Father’s Garden

By Nancy Walker on Feb. 05, 2015, at 12:51 p.m.
Sunday, March 1, 2015 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Location: Maine College of Art, Osher Hall, 522 Congress St., Portland, Maine For more information: 207-775-3052; meca.edu FORAGED: Films About Food and You Continuing Studies at MECA, in partnership with Rosemont Market & Bakery and Cultivating Community, is proud to announce… …
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Maine Regional Scholastic Art Awards

By Nancy Walker on Feb. 05, 2015, at 12:20 p.m.
Thursday, Feb. 5, 2015 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.Friday, Feb. 6, 2015 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.Monday, Feb. 9, 2015 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2015 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.Thursday, Feb. 12, 2015 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.Friday, Feb. …
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Love Portland? Write a letter

By Nancy Walker on Feb. 03, 2015, at 3:19 p.m.
Friday, Feb. 6, 2015 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Location: Maine College of Art, Artists at Work Space, 522 Congress St, Portland, Maine For more information: 207-775-3052; meca.edu Maine College of Art, Artists at Work, 522 Congress Street February 6, 5-8PM In partnership with the Press Hotel, please join us …
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The Other Side of Shade II, Reception and Exhibition

By Nancy Walker on Feb. 03, 2015, at 3:15 p.m.
Friday, Feb. 6, 2015 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.Saturday, Feb. 7, 2015 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.Sunday, Feb. 8, 2015 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.Monday, Feb. 9, 2015 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2015 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.Thursday, Feb. …
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Installation view of sunlight exposure modules in process for “I Want the One I Can’t Have”

Visiting Artist: Scott Patrick Wiener, Photographer

By Nancy Walker on Feb. 03, 2015, at 3:05 p.m.
Thursday, Feb. 5, 2015 12:15 p.m. to 1:15 p.m. Location: Maine College of Art, Osher Hall, 522 Congress Street, Portland, Maine For more information: 207-775-3052; meca.edu/visiting-artists-lecture-series-2015 Wiener spent his early life traveling from one military base to another, never spending more than four years in one place at a time. …
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Public Engagements BIG THINK Dialog Series with Don Sawyer Ph.D

By Nancy Walker on Feb. 03, 2015, at 2:56 p.m.
Thursday, Feb. 5, 2015 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Location: Maine College of Art, Artists at Work Space, 522 Congress St, Portland, Maine For more information: 207-775-3052; meca.edu/visiting-artists-lecture-series-2015 Art and Activism: Creating Change with a Beat and a Rhyme Thursday, February 5, 5:30pm Artists at Work space The Big Think …
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PRINTS OF LOVE: A Printmaking Pop-up Shop

By Nancy Walker on Jan. 22, 2015, at 2:43 p.m.
Friday, Feb. 6, 2015 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.Saturday, Feb. 7, 2015 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.Monday, Feb. 9, 2015 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2015 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.Thursday, Feb. 12, 2015 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.Friday, Feb. …
 
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