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Main Gallery

Saturday 03.14.2015 through Wednesday 12.17.2014
Soon This Will Not Matter comprises of three large, site-specific wall drawings in SPACE's main gallery by New Orleans artist, Kyle Bravo.

Annex

Artist Talk

Wednesday 03.04.2015
Insight members are invited to a pre-opening launch of the Reanimation Library Congress Stree

Film

Tuesday 03.03.2015
On March 8th, 1971, eight ordinary citizens broke into an FBI office in Media, PA.
Friday 03.06.2015
In the northern reaches of Maine, a local school bus driver becomes distracted during her end-of-day inspection, and fails to notice a sleeping boy in the back of the bus.
Sunday 03.08.2015
In the northern reaches of Maine, a local school bus driver becomes distracted during her end-of-day inspection, and fails to notice a sleeping boy in the back of the bus.
Sunday 03.08.2015
Fed up with her abusive family situation, lack of school prospects and the “boys’ law” in the neighborhood, Marieme starts a new life after meeting a group of three free-spirited girls.

Music

Tuesday 03.10.2015
Jenny Hval has in recent years made a name for herself as an artist, musician and writer both in Norway and abroad.
Tuesday 03.17.2015
Venice, Italy's Father Murphy makes their 3rd visit to SPACE with their 
Friday 03.20.2015
Local boys Mouth Washington are equally at home wading through the waters of alt-Americana with giants like Jason Molina and Buil
Friday 03.27.2015
Montreal's No Joy makes amorphous noise-addled melodies that have earned them comparisons to rock iconoclasts like My Bloo

More

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Annex

Reanimation Library Congress Street Branch

Thursday, March 5, 2015 to Friday, May 1, 2015
Window

View of a Song

Thursday, March 5, 2015 to Saturday, April 25, 2015
Film
7:30
Film

1971

Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 7:30pm
Doors at: 

Doors at 7:00pm

12:00–1:00
Artist Talk

INSIGHT: Brown Bag Lunch with Reanimation Library Creator Andrew Beccone

Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
5:00–7:00
Exhibition opening

Reanimation Library Congress Street Branch

Thursday, March 5, 2015 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
6:30
Film

BLUEBIRD

Friday, March 6, 2015 - 6:30pm
Sunday, March 8, 2015 - 2:00pm
2:00
Workshop

BLUEBIRD FILMMAKERS WORKSHOP

Saturday, March 7, 2015 - 2:00pm
7:30
Film

Girlhood

Sunday, March 8, 2015 - 7:30pm
Doors at: 

7:00

8:00
Music

Jenny Hval with Nat Baldwin

Tuesday, March 10, 2015 - 8:00pm
Doors at: 

doors at 7:30pm

2:00
Film

BLUEBIRD

Friday, March 6, 2015 - 6:30pm
Sunday, March 8, 2015 - 2:00pm

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
Nov 22, 2014
Dec 20, 2014
Jan 10, 2015

SPACE'S WINTER BREAK FAMILY FILM SERIES

We picked some of our favorite classic family-friendly films for our Winter Break Family Fim Series. Sponsored by The Horizon Foundation. Friday, December 26th - Monday, December 29th. Doors open at 1:30pm.  Films start at 2:00pm.
Dec 28, 2014
Dec 27, 2014
Film: CORALINE
Dec 29, 2014

2015 OSCAR NOMINATED SHORT FILMS

SPACE Gallery and Shorts International present the 2015 Oscar-Nominated Short Films. The Animated Program runs on Thursday, January 29th at 7:30pm and Friday, January 30th at 7:30pm. The Live Action Program runs On Saturday, January 31st at 4:00pm and 7:30pm. Nominations are announced on Jan. 16th. The Academy Awards ceremony is on Sunday, Feb. 22nd.
Jan 29, 2015, Jan 30, 2015
Jan 31, 2015, Jan 31, 2015

Upcoming Events

  • Film: Tuesday, Mar 3, 2015   |   7:30 PM
    1971
  • Artist Talk: Wednesday, Mar 4, 2015   |   12:00 PM
    INSIGHT: Brown Bag Lunch with Reanimation Library Creator Andrew Beccone
  • Exhibition opening: Thursday, Mar 5, 2015   |   5:00 PM
    Reanimation Library Congress Street Branch
  • Film: Friday, Mar 6, 2015   |   6:30 PM
    BLUEBIRD
  • Workshop: Saturday, Mar 7, 2015   |   2:00 PM
    BLUEBIRD FILMMAKERS WORKSHOP
  • Film: Sunday, Mar 8, 2015   |   2:00 PM
    BLUEBIRD
  • Film: Sunday, Mar 8, 2015   |   7:30 PM
    Girlhood
  • Music: Tuesday, Mar 10, 2015   |   8:00 PM
    Jenny Hval with Nat Baldwin
  • Theater: Thursday, Mar 12, 2015   |   6:30 PM
    The Poets and the Assassin
  • Performance: Monday, Mar 16, 2015   |   8:00 PM
    The Speakeasy
  • Music: Tuesday, Mar 17, 2015   |   8:00 PM
    Father Murphy, Falls of Rauros, and AFRAID
  • Community event: Wednesday, Mar 18, 2015   |   6:30 PM
    Think & Drink: Disruption

Current Exhibitions

  • Main Gallery   |   12.17 - 3.14
    SOON THIS WILL NOT MATTER

SpaceGalleryBlog

February 12, 2015 | By Rachel R
Valentine’s Day: A day to celebrate love or A day to loathe the romance-industrial complex? Your call. SPACE has got you covered either way.    Compiling the songs, sounds, and voices you’ll hear at SPACE in the Winter/Spring months of 2k15, along with a few other...

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