MASTER SERIES: OLENA BABAK

Olena Babak: Portrait Drawing in Pencil & Charcoal A 4-Day Intensive Workshop April 18-19 & 25-26 9:30am-4:00pm Cost: $350 non-members / $320 Engine members Engine is launching a Master Series of intensive workshops that are intended for artists who are looking to advance their skills or lay a solid foundation working

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AUTUS Q&A and Portfolio Review

AUTUS is seeking new members. Join the founding members of the collective AUTUS–Sarah Baldwin, Julie K. Gray, Tina Guay, and Keiren Valentine–for a Q&A about their work and whom they hope to join their collective. The collective is interested in mid-career and emerging musicians, poets, visual artists, curators, designers. Bring a portfolio or

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New Art Collective Debuts in Biddeford

BIDDEFORD — They could have named their art collective anything. That they settled on Autus says something about their hopes for their new collective and for the contemporary art scene in the hippest, happeningest Maine city south of Portland…READ THE STORY

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April Vacation Makers Camp

Play, Explore and Create with Amanda Hawkins Monday April 20 – Friday April 24 9am-4:30pm $250 Full week // $65 per day Discounts available for members and additional family members. Ages 7-11 MORE INFO & REGISTRATION AVAILABLE HERE   

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Call for Art: The Rumpus Revival

Engine is calling for work for the annual Rumpus, entitled Revival, an egalitarian art show. Anyone can participate, professional artist or not, young or old. The Rumpus Revival will open from 5-8pm on March 27 at Engine, 265 Main Street across from McArthur Library. Engine executive director Tammy Ackerman says,

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CALL FOR WORK: WINTER WONDERLAND 2015

Engine, in collaboration with the Mayor Alan Casavant’s office, is soliciting work for “Winter Wonderland” an exhibition in the Biddeford City Hall Gallery. The work will be on display in the Hallway showing from February 6 through April 18, 2015. An opening reception will be held during WinterFest, February 6,

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PECHAKUCHA NIGHT BIDDEFORD JANUARY 21

Join us for a lively, fun, entertaining night of community. Guest curator Joshua Bodwell has put together seven speakers from our own community and beyond. Presenters include: Seth Harkness, Steve Kelly, Bob Keyes, Sarah Baldwin, Holly Culloton, Hunter Wahl + A Very Special Guest! $5 at the doors. Thank you

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FEBRUARY VACATION MAKERS CAMP

Discover and Create with Amanda Hawkins Monday February 16 – Friday February 20 9am-4:30pm $250 Full week // $65 per day Discounts available for members and additional family members. Ages 7-13 Engine’s Makers Camp invites curious, aspiring young artists, designers, engineers, and scientists ages 7-13 to think, explore, and create outside

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AUTUS // PRIMUM EXHIBITION

NEW ARTIST COLLECTIVE IN BIDDEFORD LAUNCHES FIRST EXHIBITION Opening Friday, February 6 from 5-8pm Engine announces the exhibition Primum by a newly-formed artist collective called Autus opening Friday, January 30, from 5-8pm at Engine, 265 Main Street in Biddeford. Snow date February 6. The exhibition will run through March 21.

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Donate to the Annual Fund

Dear Friends of Engine: As Engine turns four years old, we’re feeling extremely grateful. We want to thank you, our members, volunteers, donors, and attendees for helping our efforts to promote the arts and creative economy in downtown Biddeford. We are asking for your support to help us continue to

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