USM Art Galleries Gorham and Portland

The USM Art Gallery, part of the Art Department, is located in the relaxed setting of the Gorham campus.
USM Art Gallery
The Area Gallery is located in the nexus of academic and student life in the Woodbury Campus Center near Portland's vibrant downtown.
Area Gallery, Portland
Participate in free public contemporary art forums, gallery talks, and school tours held at the USM Art Galleries.
Opening Reception and Artist Talk
The USM Art Galleries facilitate experimental installations by Artists-in-Residence.

The University of Southern Maine Art Galleries are a vital educational and cultural resource serving the Art Department, the University, Southern Maine, and the Northeast. The USM Art Galleries present a diverse range of exhibitions, public programs and professional publications.

News & Events

2014 BFA and BA Exhibition
Nine students who are obtaining a Bachelor of Fine Art or Bachelor of Art degree will display work including ceramics, digital art, drawing, painting, printmaking, photography and sculpture.
Student Juried Exhibition
Thank you to all students who submitted artworks for consideration in the USM Student Juried Exhibition!
Shawn O'Connor
O’Connor will present a lecture about his past and current work, which includes a focus on wheel throwing, 12 p.m., Wednesday, March 5 in Kidder Lounge, Robie Andrews Hall on the USM Gorham campus. Following his lecture, which is free and open to the public, O’Connor will invite attendees to view the paper kiln.
September 23, 2014 to December 10, 2014
12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Art Gallery, Gorham Campus and AREA Gallery, Portland Campus
October 9, 2014
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Art Gallery, Gorham Campus
October 10, 2014
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Burnham Lounge, Robie Andrews Hall, Gorham