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Artist Daniel Minter Gives TEDx Talk

Date: 01/25/2013

Daniel Minter, on Art At Work's team of artists since 2007, was invited to give a TEDx talk, "Fish and Brooms: Art, Personal Icons and Human Connection". Check it out here....

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Thank You Elmina B. Sewall Foundation

Date: 06/06/2012

Three Cheers and lasting thanks to Elmina B. Sewall Foundation for their continued support of Portland Works, Art At Works city and community arts project....

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Sign up for Meeting Place

Date: 10/18/2011

Sign up here. If you live or work in Libbytown, East Bayside, Bayside, or the West End and would like to participate in your neighborhood's Meeting Place project, sign up or contact Belinda Ray (207)...

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Necessary Works

Date: 09/29/2011

Exhibition opens at City Hall. On show now through the end of March. The openning had performances by Public services, Police, and other community members...

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AAW Press Conference on YouTube

Date: 08/01/2011

Portland's Police Chief Mike Sauschuck on ART AT WORK, a national init... Read More

Art At Work receives Our Town Grant from NEA

Date: 07/12/2011

Meeting Place project, by Art At Work Initiative, is among 51 grants n... Read More

Forest City Times

Date: 12/05/2010

Ready Set....   We're just about to have our last rehearsal for Fore... Read More

Planes, Trains, Automobiles and Bikes

Date: 10/12/2010

Partner City Update - Chicago: after all the positive meetings in Augu... Read More


Date: 10/05/2010

First off - a warm welcome to Nathan Cummings Foundation's new Directo... Read More

Art At Work at Haystack for Maine\'s first Cultural Summit

Date: 10/05/2010

Art At Work at Haystack for Maine's first Cultural Summit Marty and J... Read More

Art At Work at the Post Sudan Referendum Conference

Date: 09/28/2010

Hosted by the Maine Sudanese Community Saturday, September 25th, 2010... Read More

Art At Work on the Road : Washington DC

Date: 09/13/2010

Washington DC. Sunny day and blue sky at NEA's Old Post Office buildin... Read More

Poetry Workshop at University of Southern Maine

Date: 09/11/2010

Art At Work teamed up with Jan Piribeck, Chair of USM's Art Department... Read More

Art At Work on the Road : Providence, RI

Date: 09/01/2010

Two days exploring plans and possibilities with Stephanie Fortunato, C... Read More

Ties That Bind, Elizabeth Jabar

Date: 08/25/2010

Several prints by Elizabeth Jabar, Chair of Maine College of Art's Pri... Read More

East Bayside Trail Opening

Date: 08/24/2010

Arts Evaluation Author and Expert Suzanne Callahan visits Art At Work ... Read More

East Bayside Trail | Public Works Site

Date: 08/24/2010

Jan Piribeck, Art At Work supporter and Chair of USM's Art Department ... Read More

The Poetry Foundation, Program Director Stephen Young

Date: 08/24/2010

Enjoyable meeting with Stephen Young where I remembered to tell him ab... Read More

Talk at Columbia College, Chicago

Date: 07/25/2010

Jenea Taylor, Lott Hill, Bau Graves, former Artistic Director of Cente... Read More

2010 Police Poetry Calendar User Survey

Date: 03/02/2010

Hope you've enjoyed using the 2010 Police Poetry Calendar so far! Ple... Read More

February Web Update

Date: 02/24/2010

AAW'ers Edwige Charlot and Lauren Pongan work on Art At Work's new web... Read More

Welcome our NEW project coordinator

Date: 02/12/2010

Terra Moto welcome our new project coordinator, Lauren Pongan. A recen... Read More

Warrior Poets

Date: 02/12/2010

PPD's Senior Lead Officer Gayle Petty gives a 2009 and 2010 Polic... Read More

Police Poetry Reading January 25, 2010

Date: 01/15/2010

Southern Maine Community College's Criminal Justice Department is host... Read More

2010 Police Poetry Calendars now on Sale

Date: 01/15/2010

The 2010 Police Poetry Calendar is being sold at North Star Cafe, Long... Read More

Art project helps reveal unseen side of officers

Date: 01/14/2010

The Portland Press Herald covers the release of the Police Poetry Cale... Read More

Americans Reinvestment Recovery Act Award

Date: 01/14/2010

Terra Moto Inc. is pleased to announce that they were awarded $10,000 ... Read More

Award for Heroism

Date: 01/13/2010

Portland Police Department presented AEI Director Marty Pottenger with... Read More

Police Poetry Calendar the Arts & Equity Initative

Date: 01/13/2010

The Maine Public Broadcasting Network story on the Police Poetry Calen... Read More

City workers explore diversity through art

Date: 01/13/2010

The effort is part of a larger project that will eventually involve ci... Read More

Cop Couplets: Police in Maine make poetry calendar

Date: 01/31/2009

Ode to a Glock: One officer writes about her gun, knife and bullets u... Read More