Upcoming Events

E.g., 2019/09/18
E.g., 2019/09/18

Music: Jaw Gems and Guerilla Toss with Contrapposto heroes of hard-hitting beat-music, angular dance pop, and twisted art-punk

JAW GEMS, an electronic outfit from Portland, Maine, is a collective of experimental producers bringing beat-music – traditionally programmed and played on samplers – to a live band setting. Combine legendary beat-makers like Tokimonsta, Flying Lotus, and Dilla, with the deep gritty grooves of Thundercat, and Toro y Moi’s chillwave synth-pop, and you begin to approach the sound Jaw Gems creates.... MORE
Thursday09.19.2019
8:30 PM
$12 advance, $15 day of show
$2 off for members

Music: Moor Mother with Achene the radical hip-hop and experimental music-weaving poet-musician-visual artist makes her Maine debut!

Moor Mother is the viscerally charged output of Philadelphia based interdisciplinary artist, Camae Ayewa.  Camae Ayewa (Moor Mother) is a musician, poet, visual artist, and workshop facilitator, and has performed at numerous festivals, colleges, g​alleries, and museums around the world, sharing the stage with King Britt, Roscoe Mitchell, Claudia Rankine, Bell Hooks, and more. In... MORE
Tuesday09.24.2019
8:00 PM
$14 advance, $16 day of show
$2 off for members

Artist Talk: Leah Triplett Harrington Part of The Chart's 2019 Visiting Critic Lecture Series

The Chart and SPACE are pleased to present a free, public lecture by arts writer and curator Leah Triplett Harrington on Thursday, September 26. Harrington's talk will be held at SPACE at 6pm as part of The Chart‘s 2019 Visiting Critic Lecture Series. Leah Triplett Harrington is a curator, editor, and writer. She is the founding editor of The Rib, a publication dedicated to contemporary art and... MORE
Thursday09.26.2019
6:00 PM
Free!

Music: Xiu Xiu with Million Brazilians new trio line-up featuring Thor Harris and Christopher Pravdica of Swans

Xiu Xiu is the ever-changing experimental art-music-performance project and most of all, band led by Los Angeles-based multi-instrumentalist-composer-songwriter Jamie Stewart. Over 17 years, more than a dozen band members, 14 full-length records, and countless EPs, splits, and one-off collaborations, Xiu Xiu has blazed a path through uncompromising pop, rock, punk, noise, dance music, and the... MORE
Saturday09.28.2019
8:30 PM
$15 advance, $18 day of show
$2 off for SPACE members

Workshop: Kindling Fund Grant Workshop at Waterfall Arts

Please join us for a Kindling Fund grant workshop hosted by SPACE's Visual Arts Programmer, Elizabeth Spavento. The workshop will run for about an hour with time for questions at the end. Elizabeth will present a brief overview of the program and will coach audiences on how to create a competitive application. The Kindling Fund supports artist-organized projects that engage audiences and... MORE
Tuesday10.01.2019
6:00 PM

Workshop: Kindling Fund Information Session at The Center for Maine Contemporary Art

Please join us for a Kindling Fund grant workshop hosted by SPACE's Visual Arts Programmer, Elizabeth Spavento. The workshop will run for about an hour with time for questions at the end. Elizabeth will present a brief overview of the program and will coach audiences on how to create a competitive application. The Kindling Fund supports artist-organized projects that engage audiences and... MORE
Wednesday10.02.2019
6:00 PM

Performance: Sara Juli's Burnt-Out Wife

Sara Juli named a 2019 National Dance Project Production Grant Finalist  A world premiere of Maine based artist Sara Juli’s latest feminist solo, Burnt­-Out Wife. Taking on topics such as monogamy, intimacy, loneliness, and other marital taboos, Juli employs her physical and comedic talents to explore autobiographical issues of importance to all women. This full length, multimedia work... MORE
Thursday10.17.2019
7:00 PM
$30 general admission
$27 SPACE and Ovations members - SPACE Members please contact us for ticket code

Performance: Sara Juli's Burnt-Out Wife

Sara Juli named a 2019 National Dance Project Production Grant Finalist  A world premiere of Maine based artist Sara Juli’s latest feminist solo, Burnt­-Out Wife. Taking on topics such as monogamy, intimacy, loneliness, and other marital taboos, Juli employs her physical and comedic talents to explore autobiographical issues of importance to all women. This full length, multimedia work... MORE
Friday10.18.2019
7:00 PM
$30 general admission
$27 SPACE and Ovations members - SPACE Members please contact us for ticket code

Performance: Sara Juli's Burnt-Out Wife

Sara Juli named a 2019 National Dance Project Production Grant Finalist  A world premiere of Maine based artist Sara Juli’s latest feminist solo, Burnt­-Out Wife. Taking on topics such as monogamy, intimacy, loneliness, and other marital taboos, Juli employs her physical and comedic talents to explore autobiographical issues of importance to all women. This full length, multimedia work... MORE
Saturday10.19.2019
7:00 PM
$30 general admission
$27 SPACE and Ovations members - SPACE Members please contact us for ticket code

Performance: Sara Juli's Burnt-Out Wife

Sara Juli named a 2019 National Dance Project Production Grant Finalist  A world premiere of Maine based artist Sara Juli’s latest feminist solo, Burnt­-Out Wife. Taking on topics such as monogamy, intimacy, loneliness, and other marital taboos, Juli employs her physical and comedic talents to explore autobiographical issues of importance to all women. This full length, multimedia work... MORE
Saturday10.19.2019
9:00 PM
$30 general admission
$27 SPACE and Ovations members - SPACE Members please contact us for ticket code

Featured Upcoming Events

  • Music: Thursday, Sep 19, 2019   |   8:30 PM
    Jaw Gems and Guerilla Toss with Contrapposto
  • Music: Tuesday, Sep 24, 2019   |   8:00 PM
    Moor Mother with Achene
  • Artist Talk: Thursday, Sep 26, 2019   |   6:00 PM
    Leah Triplett Harrington
  • Music: Saturday, Sep 28, 2019   |   8:30 PM
    Xiu Xiu with Million Brazilians
  • Workshop: Tuesday, Oct 1, 2019   |   6:00 PM
    Kindling Fund Grant Workshop at Waterfall Arts
  • Workshop: Wednesday, Oct 2, 2019   |   6:00 PM
    Kindling Fund Information Session at The Center for Maine Contemporary Art
  • Performance: Thursday, Oct 17, 2019   |   7:00 PM
    Sara Juli's Burnt-Out Wife

Past Events

  • Music: Friday, Sep 13, 2019
    Mega Bog with Colby Nathan and Sierra D'Amours
  • Workshop: Friday, Sep 6, 2019
    Kindling Fund Grant Workshop at The Haystack Mountain School of Crafts
  • Film: Monday, Aug 26, 2019
    [CENSORED}
  • Music: Thursday, Aug 22, 2019
    The Garifuna Collective with Angelikah Fahray
  • Community event: Tuesday, Aug 20, 2019
    The Telling Room's Young Emerging Authors Book Release
  • Workshop: Monday, Aug 19, 2019
    Arts Writing Workshop with Jacquelyn Gleisner
  • Workshop: Saturday, Aug 17, 2019
    Kindling Fund Grant Workshop at Monson Arts
  • Music: Friday, Aug 16, 2019
    What Cheer? Brigade with Pink Navel and The Veazies
  • Workshop: Friday, Aug 16, 2019
    Kindling Fund Grant Workshop at The Harlow
  • Workshop: Thursday, Aug 15, 2019
    Call for performers: class and audition