Collect: Summer Art Sale - Maine College of Art

MECA’s COLLECT Summer Art Sale raises money for MECA’s student scholarships as well as benefiting the participating artists.

Featuring the original works of students, faculty, staff, alumni, and friends, proceeds benefit MECA’s Student Scholarship Fund to enable the next generation of artists to pursue their talents.

Thursday, June 27–Saturday, June 29, 2019

For sponsorship information or questions, contact Abby Peck, Director of Institutional Giving & Special Events at or 207.699.5012.

2018 COLLECT Information

Maine College of Art presents Collect: MECA’s Summer Art Sale 2018 (June 28–30) a fundraiser in support of MECA’s Student Scholarship Fund. This three-day, salon-style extravaganza is a great opportunity to discover emerging artists, view new work by established artists, and build or add to an art collection. The art sale features a unique, diverse and unexpected array of original work in a variety of genres with a range of sizes, prices, and media, including furniture, sculpture, jewelry, paintings, prints, photography, textiles, drawings, and more. One to five works are priced by the artists and sold to benefit MECA, with commission or full donation options.

The Art Sale is held in MECA’s ICA within the Porteous Building, 522 Congress St, Portland, Maine.

COLLECT Public Events

  • Thursday, June 28, 10am-6pm
  • Friday, June 29, 10am-6pm
  • Saturday, June 30, 10am-6pm

For more information or to become a sponsor, email

Slide Show of Selected Works by Participating Artists:

List of Participating Artists

Angela Adams, Friend,
Melinda Aste ’17, Alumni,
Marian Baker, Faculty,
Tabitha Barnard ’16, Alumni,
Cat Bates ’09, Alumni,
Christine Beneman, Friend,
Don Best’79, Alumni,
John Bisbee, Friend,
Matt Blackwell ’77, Alumni,
Paul Bonneau, Friend,
Kathy Bradford, Visiting Artist,
Lucy Breslin, Faculty,
Nik Bsullak ’99, Alumni,
Nara Burgess ’17, Alumni,
Chaya Caron ’99, Alumni,
Christine Colatosti ’17, Alumni,
Kimberly Convery ’05, Alumni,
Julie Crane ’86, Alumni,
Julie Cunningham ’00, Alumni,
Hailey Dahlberg ’18, Alumni,
Diane Dahlke, CS Faculty,
Addison de Lisle ’11, Alumni,
Anna Dibble, Friend,
Elijah River Dion ’19, BFA Student,
Nicholas Downing, Staff,
Michel Droge MFA ’10, Alumni,
Julia Durgee, Friend,
Shawna Duval ’18, Alumni,
John Eide, Faculty,
Betsy Elliman, Friend
Joshua Ferry ’94, Alumni,
Emmett Freeman ’17, Alumni,
Kathleen Galligan, Friend,
Kate Gardiner ’20, BFA Student,
Lisa Gent, Friend,
Kate Greene, Faculty,
Amalia Guettinger ’12,
Meg Hahn ’17, Alumni,
Lindsay Hancock, Friend,
Sean Alonzo Harris, Friend,
Jo Hatlevig ’17, Alumni,
Andrew Haviland ’12, Alumni,
Connie Hayes ’80, Alumni,
Adriane Herman, Faculty,
Alison Hildreth ’76, Alumni,
Jamie Hogan, Faculty,
Ayumi Horie, Friend,
Lissa Hunter, Friend,
Matt Hutton, Faculty,
Anne Ireland ’94, Alumni,
Rae Jett ’18, Alumni
Mark Johnson, Faculty,
Kate Katomski MFA ’02, Alumni,
Rachel Katz MFA ’00, Alumni,
Richard Keen, Friend,
Stuart Kestenbaum and Susan Webster, Friends, //
Heather Kouri ’18, Alumni,
Alysha Kupferer, Faculty,
Judy LaBrasca, CS Faculty
Julien Langevin ’18, Alumni,
Marguerite Lawler, CS Faculty,
Margaret Lawrence ’93, Alumni,
Jocelyn Lee, Friend,
Rob Licht ’84, Alumni,
Mary Anne Lloyd, Faculty,
Elizabeth Long ’14, MAT ’17, Alumni,
Honour Mack, Faculty,
Arnela Mahmutovic ’17, Alumni,
Mark Marchesi ’99, Alumni,
George Mason, Friend,
Tracy S. Mastro ’91, Alumni,
Kelly McConnell, Faculty,
Naomi McNeill ’08, Alumni,
Larinda Meade, Friend,
Caren-Marie Michel ’78, Alumni,
Leeanna Morris MFA ’14, Alumni,
Sam Myrdek ’19, BFA Student,
Pilar Nadal MFA’13, Alumni,
Munira Naqui, Friend,
Isabelle O’Donnell ’17, Alumni,
Tessa O’Brien MFA ’16, Alumni,
Kyle Patnaude, Faculty,
Kincaid Pearson ’19, BFA Student,
Emily Percival ’06, Alumni,
Sharon Portelance, Faculty,
Kari Radasch ’97, Alumni,
Nikki Rayburn ’11, Alumni,
Holly Ready ’94, Alumni,
Natalie Reed ’13, Alumni,
Joshua Reiman, Faculty,
Celeste Roberge ’79, Alumni,
Emily Rogstad ’13, Alumni,
Hannah Rosengren ’13, Alumni,
Lewis Rossignol ’17, Alumni,
Emma Sampson ’11, Alumni,
Sarah Sawtelle’19, BFA Student,
Jenny Scheu, Friend,
Judith Schneider MFA ’14, Alumni,
Francine Schrock ’91, Alumni,
Carter Shappy ’15, Alumni,
Brendan Shea ’18, Alumni,
Maia Snow ’13, Alumni,
Gail Spaien, Faculty,
Alice Spencer, Friend,
Emily Stark-Menneg, Friend,
Phil Stevens ’91, Alumni,
Susan Tureen ’96, Alumni,
Dietlind Vander Schaaf, Staff,
Michael E. Vermette ’80, Alumni,
Kathy Wagner, Friend,
Diana Washburn, Friend
Abigail Weiner ’20, BFA Student
Shoshannah White, Friend,
Sarah Camille Wilson’07, Alumni,
Henry Wolyniec, CS Faculty,

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