Peninsular hub, Portland, easily bridges the gap between historic port and modern city, home to a range of cultural sight, bordered by sandy beaches and within easy reach of a variety of water-based activities.
Over 14,500 works of art, from prints to paintings and photography, form the core of Bowdoin College Museum of Art's permanent collection. In addition to a selection of pieces by American talents, including paintings and drawings by African American artists and decorative arts from early American history, this museum also boasts a number of paintings and sculptures by Europeans and Non-western nations. There are also a handful of fine art works from the 19th and 20th centuries, from drawings by Arshile Gorky to sketches by Winslow Homer. Changing exhibits showcase a variety of mediums and disciplines, check the calendar for the latest offering.
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