Past Events

E.g., 2019/06/26
E.g., 2019/06/26

Workshop: Animation Tutorial with Andrew Elijah Edwards

Calling all animators and makers! Fellow tinkerer and SPACE exhibiting artist, Andrew Elijah Edwards will lead an artist talk and animation workshop during this two-hour event. Edwards' talk will explore his perspectives on the history and future relationship between artists and technology. He will then give a breif introduction and demonstration on 3D modeling and animation in the open source... MORE

Music: Slanted: How an Asian American Troublemaker Took On the Supreme Court Presented by the Chinese & American Friendship Association of Maine

SPACE and CAFAM presents: A performance by The Slants and a discussion with Simon Tam. Simon Tam is founder and bassist of The Slants, often credited as the world's first and only all-Asian American dance rock band but he's probably best known for winning a landmark civil rights case. The US Patent & Trademark office had originally barred the band from registering what it noted was a... MORE

Performance: Moving in SPACE III Works in Progress Performance Incubator

The third iteration of our contemporary works in progress performance series features artists Seraah, Meghan Frederick, and Tyler Rai. This trio presents diverse approaches to performance with new works exploring the embodied human experience. Seraah inquires about mortality through kinesthesia, Frederick investigates dancing through pregnancy and motherhood, and Rai seeks to channel ancestral... MORE

Film: The Andre Trilogy with James N. Kienitz Wilkins in conversation

The second of four programs celebrating one of the most exciting and unpredictable experimental filmmakers working today, James N. Kienitz Wilkins. SPACE and Points North Institute are partnering to present a retrospective of works by James N. Kienitz Wilkins, the first one of its kind the US, including both feature and short works from Wilkins created between 2013 and 2018, all of... MORE

Music: Ceschi and Factor Chandelier (w/live band) with Sole, BRZOWSKI, Pink Navel, (aka Safari Al) Seasoned indie rap, folk-punk veteran returns with new album and a deep supporting cast. Co-presented by Monday of the Minds

On Sad, Fat Luck, their second collaborative full-length, rapper/singer Ceschi Ramos and producer Factor Chandelier have condensed three years of heavy touring, profound loss, and late stage capitalism polemics into a 13-track album.   While driving on the autobahn manically throttled on espresso during a tour with cult rapper Serengeti, Ceschi put on a beat that Factor had sent him... MORE

Film: Kinonoir: Out of the Past PRESENTED ON 16MM

dir. Jacques Tourneur | 97 min. | 1947 | followed by a Q&A A former private eye makes a rendezvous with his past when he becomes enthralled by a mysterious, danger-courting woman. Robert Mitchum, Kirk Douglas, Jane Greer, and Rhonda Fleming star in this beguiling voyage into pulp fiction, with a film that defined the midcentury “femme fatale” archetype.   About KinoNoir The winter/... MORE

Music: Leslie Ross and N.B. Aldrich Experimental works for multi-mic'd bassoon and computer in a quadraphonic environment

Aldrich and Ross are prominent members of the Maine contemporary music community with over 60 years of composing and performing between them. This concert will include structured and improvised pieces both as solos and duets. Ross is known for her use of multiphonic techniques and digital processing that explores the relationship between timbre and pitch. Aldrich primarily... MORE

Community event: VARIETY SHOW A MULTI-MEDIA EXTRAVAGANZA - Wednesday SOLD OUT, Thursday limited tickets available!

A multi-media extravaganza featuring people of all ability levels!  Both nights of Variety Show will feature fabulous hosts, short films by directors of all abilities, and a variety of incredible live acts - all in the style of a 1960s television spectacular! Due to its overwhelming popularity, Variety Show will run for TWO NIGHTS this year! Though... MORE

Film: Common Carrier A survey of works by James N. Kienitz Wilkins

SPACE and Points North Institute are partnering to present a retrospective of works by James N. Kienitz Wilkins, the first one of its kind the US, including both feature and short works from Wilkins created between 2013 and 2018, all of which have screened widely at prestigious festivals and museums across the world. Straddling the worlds of film and art, Wilkins writing and directing... MORE