MECA’s COLLECT Summer Art Sale raises money for MECA’s student scholarships while also benefiting 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.

June 28–30, 2018

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

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.

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

Special thanks to our generous supporters

2018 Sponsors



Media Sponsors

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Additional Support

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Special Thanks

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