Artists Wielding Words and Images is a collaborative project of Maine Media Workshops + College, USM’s Stonecoast MFA, and Your Write Mind that addresses the role of art as an agent of social agent. This kickoff event begins with a panel of artists who will share the challenges they faced when seeking to communicate social… continue reading »

Abbe Museum                                         FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 29, 2016 26 Mount Desert Street Bar Harbor, ME 04609 Heather Anderson 207-288-3519 or heather@abbemuseum.org Wabanaki Artists from Maine Take Top Spots at Heard Museum Guild Indian Fair & Market PHOENIX, Ariz—Sarah Sockbeson, Penobscot, won Best of Division in Traditional Baskets and Best of Class in Baskets… continue reading »

Source: American Indian and Alaska Native Public and Outside Witness Hearing | Committee on Appropriations, U.S. House of Representatives Chief Kirk Francis of the Penobscot Nation testifies in front of Committee and talks about the relationship between the Tribes and the State of Maine. Chief Francis speaks 54 minutes into the panel discussion. Maine Congress… continue reading »