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Saturday 10.25.2014 through Wednesday 09.17.2014
"Mountains + Valleys (Grand Canyon)" consists of 9 individually framed photographs arranged in a grid and exhibited in SPACE's storefront window.

Main Gallery

Annex

Artist Talk

Monday 09.22.2014
A celebration of America’s apple renaissance by a James Beard Award–winning author.
Saturday 10.04.2014
Join artist Jesse Sugarmann

Film

Monday 09.22.2014
One in four women experience violence in their homes.
Monday 09.29.2014
Dock Ellis pitched a no-hitter on LSD, then worked for decades counseling drug abusers.
Tuesday 09.30.2014
TV SHOW is a collaboration between The Art Department (Creative Trails
Tuesday 10.07.2014
Rahsaan Roland Kirk was a one of a kind musician, personality, satirist and windmill-slayer who despite being blind, becoming paralyzed, and facing America’s racial injustices – did not

Music

Sunday 09.21.2014
Ava Luna are a Brooklyn five-piece that dance the line between noise and pop, and punk and soul.
Thursday 09.25.2014
Listenable and insane.
Thursday 10.02.2014
Since its days dressed up in white lab coats in university basements, electronic music has been a largely male-dominated field.
Om
Saturday 10.04.2014
Formed from the ashes of doom metal legends, Sleep, Om has continuously reinvented itself for a decade.

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Window

Mountains + Valleys

Wednesday, September 17, 2014 to Saturday, October 25, 2014
7:00
Performance

Literary Death Match

Friday, September 19, 2014 - 7:00pm
Doors at: 

Doors open at 7:00, show at 7:30.

Community event
12:00–8:00
Community event

citydrift/Portland

Friday, September 19, 2014 - 12:00pm to 7:00pm
Saturday, September 20, 2014 - 12:00pm to 8:00pm
Sunday, September 21, 2014 - 12:00pm to 6:00pm
8:30
Music

Ava Luna, Celestial Shore & Forget, Forget

Sunday, September 21, 2014 - 8:30pm
Doors at: 

doors at 8pm

Community event
6:00
Community event

Rowan Jacobsen

Monday, September 22, 2014 - 6:00pm
6:00–7:00
Community event

The Kindling Fund information session

Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
8:30
Music

Dawn of Midi

Thursday, September 25, 2014 - 8:30pm
Doors at: 

Doors at 8:00p.m.

Community event
12:00–7:00
Community event

citydrift/Portland

Friday, September 19, 2014 - 12:00pm to 7:00pm
Saturday, September 20, 2014 - 12:00pm to 8:00pm
Sunday, September 21, 2014 - 12:00pm to 6:00pm
Community event
12:00–6:00
Community event

citydrift/Portland

Friday, September 19, 2014 - 12:00pm to 7:00pm
Saturday, September 20, 2014 - 12:00pm to 8:00pm
Sunday, September 21, 2014 - 12:00pm to 6:00pm
6:00–9:00
Film

PRIVATE VIOLENCE

Monday, September 22, 2014 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Doors at: 

Reception 6-7pm.

Film at 7pm - followed by Q&A.

Health/Care Film Series

American healthcare has emerged in recent years as a hot-button issue, generating vigorous debates over a system that many agree to be at best, fairly inefficient and at worse, in need of serious overhaul. In fulfilling the “Ideas” element of SPACE Gallery’s “Arts, Artists, Ideas” directive we present our Health/Care Film Series in January and February 2013. Three films, paired with discussions,... MORE
Feb 13, 2013
Film: Escape Fire
Jan 9, 2013
Jan 18, 2013, Jan 19, 2013, Jan 20, 2013

Summer Music Film Series

Music films are a natural fit at SPACE since they bridge two of the programming worlds we curate year-round. We’ve put together a diverse lineup of films about music and musicians to help fill the summer months. Take a look. There should be something for just about any taste. 
Jul 25, 2013
Aug 6, 2013
Aug 15, 2013

Maine College of Art Illustrators' Film Series

SPACE Gallery and the Maine College of Art Illustration Department have teamed up to curate a small series of films about cartoonists and illustrators.
Sep 24, 2013
Dec 3, 2013
Jan 14, 2014
Feb 25, 2014

Think and Drink

We’ve all had deep discussions with our friends while we’re out at night—why not add a couple of experts to the mix and really take it up a notch? That’s the idea behind Think & Drink, a happy-hour series in Portland that sparks provocative conversations about big ideas. The series invites you to participate in a facilitated public conversation with two panelists who have expertise in the... MORE
Community event: Think & Drink
Feb 5, 2014
Community event: Think and Drink
Mar 5, 2014
Community event: Think and Drink
Apr 2, 2014
Community event: Think and Drink
May 7, 2014

Iceland Cometh!

Iceland Cometh! is our first weekend celebrating our Nordic neighbors as innovative cultural leaders. We're proud to offer a free concert, free film screening, and free hot dogs to bring our community together in a triumphant exaltation of all things Iceland.
Mar 15, 2014
Mar 14, 2014

INSIGHT Events

SPACE Gallery’s curiosity is the foundation of our programming. Manifest as art, design, innovation, writing, critical thinking, or by other means, ideas stick in our minds, create discussion and raise questions about our perceptions of the world. INSIGHT is a program for our lead donors who give $250 or more each year. We invite you to explore with us, seeking insight into the... MORE
Dec 17, 2012
Jan 22, 2013
May 18, 2013
Oct 7, 2013
Jun 18, 2014

FALL MUSIC FILM SERIES

We're excited to team up with The State Theatre to bring you a heavy handful of films revolving around musicians and their music-making.
Film: FINDING FELA
Sep 2, 2014
Sep 16, 2014
Oct 21, 2014
Nov 6, 2014

Family-Friendly Concert Series

SPACE presents a new monthly series of daytime concerts open to music-lovers of all ages.
Oct 19, 2014

Upcoming Events

  • Community event: Friday, Sep 19, 2014   |   12:00 PM
    citydrift/Portland
  • Performance: Friday, Sep 19, 2014   |   7:00 PM
    Literary Death Match
  • Community event: Saturday, Sep 20, 2014   |   12:00 PM
    citydrift/Portland
  • Community event: Sunday, Sep 21, 2014   |   12:00 PM
    citydrift/Portland
  • Music: Sunday, Sep 21, 2014   |   8:30 PM
    Ava Luna, Celestial Shore & Forget, Forget
  • Film: Monday, Sep 22, 2014   |   6:00 PM
    PRIVATE VIOLENCE
  • Community event: Monday, Sep 22, 2014   |   6:00 PM
    Rowan Jacobsen
  • Community event: Wednesday, Sep 24, 2014   |   6:00 PM
    The Kindling Fund information session
  • Music: Thursday, Sep 25, 2014   |   8:30 PM
    Dawn of Midi
  • Film: Monday, Sep 29, 2014   |   7:30 PM
    NO NO: A DOCKUMENTARY
  • Film: Tuesday, Sep 30, 2014   |   7:00 PM
    TV SHOW: EPISODE 8
  • Music: Thursday, Oct 2, 2014   |   8:30 PM
    EDH, Camilla Sparksss, Alex June and Babe

Current Exhibitions

  • Window   |   9.17 - 10.25
    Mountains + Valleys

SpaceGalleryBlog

July 10, 2014 | By anne
Artist Adam John Manley has been toiling away in our annex this week installing his show, Staying Put, which opens tomorrow. The exhibition revolves around a floating sculpture, a four-piece dining set that is attached to an articulating float and has...

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