WARP AND WEFT

Engine is pleased to support these five young artists from the Salt Institute of Documentary Studies…Penn Chan, Chloé Crettien, Kerry Ensinger, Lauren Lamont, and Thalassa Raasch. Warp and Weft will feature their work started at SALT and continued upon completion of the program. The show will run from May 5 through May

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Announcing Soft Circuit Saturdays

Join maker Angela Sheehan of Soft Circuit Saturdays and learn to sew with LEDs and conductive thread in this introduction to soft circuits. Make a light up embroidery piece or add lights to an existing piece of clothing or textiles. A fabric ‘firefly’ template will be provided to use, but

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LITLAB with JOSHUA BODWELL

The Art of the Short Story, taught by writer and director of the Maine Writers & Publishers Alliance Joshua Bodwell, will be held for four Saturdays in April at Engine. Cost is $120 for 12 hours…a real value for anyone interested in taking their craft to the next level. Read

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Your Brain on Art Opens March 8

“Your Brain on Art” exhibition focuses on raising awareness around brain safety, brain injury and recovery, and chronic pain BIDDEFORD—The Biddeford arts organization Engine, in collaboration with the University of New England’s Center for Excellence in the Neurosciences, will host an opening reception for “Your Brain on Art” on Friday,

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2013 Exhibition Schedule Announced

We are excited to be kicking off our 2013 exhibition schedule tonight with THE RUMPUS! An egalitarian art show. We have some talented Mainers lined up to show their work at Engine this year including Nancy Andrews, Jon Sarkin, Greta Ault Van Campen and her parents, Susan and Tim, Kate

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Engine adds music to the mix…

Engine, in collaboration with promoter Dylan Metrano, is kicking off a music series focusing on indie and folk music at 8pm on Saturday nights and jazz, bluegrass, blues, and orchestral music at 1pm on Sundays for the month of March at Engine’s exhibition space at 265 Main Street in Biddeford.

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POSTPONED: What is FabLab?

Due to the wintry Nemo, “What is FabLab?” will be postponed until next Saturday, February 16, at 2pm, at Engine.

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WHAT IS FABLAB?

SATURDAY FEBRUARY 9 • 2PM @ ENGINE Join the dynamic Sarah Boisvert, founder of FabLab Maine, for a presentation “What is FabLab?” According to MIT’s website for the program, fab labs “have spread from inner-city Boston to rural India, from South Africa to the north of Norway.” Boisvert said fab

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UNE + ENGINE!

Stephen Burt, Associate Professor and Chair of Arts & Commuincations, will be bringing his studio classes to downtown, sharing space with Engine for the spring semester. This is very exciting news as we continue to strengthen our relationship with UNE’s arts program and other departments. We welcome the students to

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ENGINE IS STAYING PUT FOR NOW…

Engine will be staying at 265 Main, in our current location, for the foreseeable future, with our first show THE RUMPUS! opening on Feb. 22. Work is progressing on the Marble Block and we are awaiting construction numbers for Phase I, the main floor, in the next few weeks. We’re

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