More MSA from Home

Below is a sample of art, performance, and activities from members of our community you can enjoy safely from your own home. Online Drumming & Dance Classes Join Embody the Rhythm online for Guinea style West African Dance, honoring the source and original teachers of this form, and sharing from Wabanaki territory, known under colonized […]

Share Your Ideas for MSA’s Mural

BIG NEWS! MSA is midway through the process of planning a mural for the exterior of our building! We are working with artist Alexis Iammarino, who specializes in making public art through collaboration and has created several community-based murals with youth and adults in Midcoast Maine.  Last summer, as several of you know, Alexis held a Listening Session […]

MSA from Home

Signs of spring are popping up on Mayo Street and around the city. We hope these days find you safe and healthy as we ride this out together! Below is a sample of art, performance, and activities from members of our community you can enjoy safely from your own home. Online Flamenco Classes with Lindsey […]

MSA’s Virtual Gallery is LIVE!

Mayo Street Arts’ Online Gallery featuring the work of painter Paul Brahms is now live through May 3, 2020! Paintings are specially priced from $125 and up and can purchased directly through our site. 10% of art sales will go to the Portland Artist Relief Fund. View the online gallery here through May 3:

Virtual Gallery Opening with Paul Brahms on 4/23!

We’re thrilled to be launching a new virtual art gallery on Mayo Street Arts’ website next week! Our first show will feature painter Paul Brahms’ original artwork at special prices through May 3, 2020. We are celebrating this inaugural exhibit with a Virtual Opening Reception with the artist on 4/23. Mix up a homemade cocktail, dress in something stay-at-home chic, […]

Support Mayo Street Arts

Dear Friends, We miss you! We wish we could bring you the many puppet shows, live music, dance, films, and poetry that we had scheduled this spring. We miss packing the house with smiling faces, giggling kids, and awestruck audiences. While we can’t see you in person right now, we still aim to keep you […]

Website Construction

You may have noticed that some parts of our website are under construction. We are taking this time to reconfigure and improve MSA’s online presence. In the meantime, if you are having trouble finding something you need, please email us at and we will be happy to help. Thanks for your patience!

COVID-19 Update

3/19/20 Dear Friends, For the safety and health of all, we’re following the CDC recommendations of cancelling all gatherings of 50 or more for at least eight weeks. In this light, we’ve canceled all public programs, rehearsals, and gatherings at Mayo Street Arts until further notice. If you’ve purchased a ticket for an event at […]

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