Document Type

Grant Application


Museum of Art


see attached



Project Period

FY 2002-2003

Event Sponsor

Cultural Affairs and Distinguished Lecture Series

Project Abstract/ Summary

lmplementation: The Joel Meyerowitz Exhibit will be a premier event of the Museum of Art opening at Norumbega Hall in downtown Bangor. Exhibitions, tours and related programs will be available at a minimal admission fee to the general public, free to University of Maine students. Press releases are sent to local, state and regional media, local schools, arts-related and art-specific publications. Exhibition announcements reach a current mailing list of 3,700, Educational outreach will consist of a gallery talk the night of the opening reception as well as directed tours for student, civic and senior citizen groups. The exhibition will include extensive didactic labeling, a gallery guide and explanatory wall panels when relevant. Public presentations by the Museum staff will further enhance the educational mission of the Museum during this project.