Welcome to the MSA Staff, Nicole!

Earlier this month, Nicole Byrne joined the MSA staff as our Advancement & Communications Manager! Nicole arrived in Maine by way of Kansas, by way of Maine, by way of New Jersey. […]...

We Got It! MSA Receives NEA Grant

Portland, Maine—Mayo Street Arts has been approved for a $10,000 Grants for Arts Projects award to support the creation of a Traditional Arts Network in collaboration with Cultural Resources (ME). […]...

Thank You, Grace Kapinga!

We recently learned that later this month Grace Kapinga, a wonderful Congolese dance artist who has performed and led workshops at MSA with Bana Mboka, is relocating to Georgia for work. Grace […]...

More Big News from MSA!

Dear Friends, As you know, at the end of this month I’m departing from my position at Mayo Street Arts, after a good, long run. I will miss the artists, […]...

Patt Franklin at MSA Pop-Up Gallery April 1-24

MSA is thrilled to announce the third exhibition at the MSA Pop-Up Gallery featuring work by painter Patt Franklin! The show runs April 1 – April 24 with an Opening […]...

MSA Pop-Up Gallery Artist Spotlight: William Manning

We’re thrilled to feature the work of two Maine artists — William Manning and Noriko Sakanishi — at the MSA Pop-Up Gallery through March 20. Both artists have known each other and admired each other’s […]...

Maine Music Project Livestream with Rodney Mashia on 2/25

Tune in on Thursday, February 25, 2021 at 7pm for a livestream performance with soulful singer-songwriter Rodney Mashia to benefit Mayo Street Arts! The show will stream live on the Maine Music Project Facebook page here and […]...