Founder and Director:
Mayo Street Arts founder and director Blainor McGough is a Portland native and longtime contributor to the local arts scene. An artist, designer, and arts educator, Blainor’s past projects include work with The Children’s Museum and Theater of Maine, Shoestring Theater, the Boys and Girls Club of Portland, and WMPG Community Radio. Since Mayo Street Arts opened in December 2009 , it has welcomed thousands of artists, community members, and other visitors to exhibits, concerts, and events that celebrate Portland’s diversity and build community through the arts.
Brian Arlet is a musician and handy-man extraordinaire who handles lighting, sound, and building operations for MSA.