In 2017 the Farnsworth is presenting two major exhibitions featuring the work of women who have played important roles in twentieth-century American art, both of whom also had deep connections to Maine: Marguerite Zorach and Louise Nevelson.
This sunny, funny, international smash hit sensation unfolds on a Greek island paradise when on the eve of her wedding, a young woman’s quest to discover the identity of her father brings three men from her mother’s past back to the island they last visited twenty years ago.
Join SailMaine for their 6th Annual Corporate Regatta and get ready to have fun! Enjoy unique team building and networking with business leaders through the power of sailing in beautiful Casco Bay!
Come celebrate Spring on the farm! This year’s Spring Festival will continue the tradition of great fun and learning for the whole family. There will be games, music, demonstrations and learning activities make the Spring Festival unique with its country setting.
Enjoy radiant work from some of the finest makers in the world.
The New England landscape has inspired outstanding sculptors who explore myth and metaphor through material form. They use the region’s materials to create work that is as powerful as the places that inspired them.
The New England landscape has inspired outstanding sculptors who explore myth and metaphor through material form. Sculpture invites us to fully engage with our environment. As we interact with sculpture, our senses are heightened and we become more acutely aware of the intricate beauty of place.
The Trek Across Maine is a 3-day, 180 mile cycling event from the mountains of Sunday River to the sea in Belfast. As the largest fundraising event of its kind in the nation for the American Lung Association, the trek has raised more than $24 million in the past 30+ years. Join more than 2,000 cyclists and 750 volunteers on this one of a kind journey.
The Kittery Block Party is showing all signs of being the best one yet. Come celebrate the finest from the Seacoast, including restaurants, artists, artisans, local farmers, non-profits, bands, entertainers and more!
Marguerite Zorach – An Art-Filled Life is an exhibition that brings together sixty paintings and textiles by Marguerite Thompson Zorach made between 1910 and 1965. In highlighting her contributions as a modernist who helped changed the course of American art, the Farnsworth presents the full range of her skills.