MECA’s 2021 COLLECT Summer Art Sale will take place online at, with the hybrid option to schedule small gallery tours in the Institute of Contemporary Art at MECA to view work for sale in-person if desired, in accordance with Maine CDC guidelines.

2021 MECA COLLECT Art Sale Dates:
Thursday, June 17 – Sunday, June 20: Schedule small group appointments for in-person tours of the COLLECT Summer Art Sale 2021 work for sale at the Institute of Contemporary Art at MECA
Thursday, June 17 – Thursday, June 24: Enjoy an online preview of all work for sale at
Thursday, June 24: Join us for the Virtual Opening Cocktail Reception, Connect@COLLECT via Zoom (go to for Zoom information closer to event)
Thursday, June 24 – Sunday, June 27: Online sale opens for purchases at!


Maine College of Art and DECOR Maine Panel

A virtual panel featuring design, framing and art experts as part of the COLLECT event programming, the panel was co-moderated by Susan Grisanti, Publisher & Editor-in-Chief of DECOR Maine magazine, and Isabelle Maschal O’Donnell, Alumni Relations & Events Coordinator at MECA.

Learn tips on how to transform a living space with art. Selecting art for your home can be an overwhelming process, and this panel will help to offer some guidance on how to select a wall space, how to budget and also how to select work for your tastes!

Panelists include:
Erin Hutton ‘98, Art Advisor, Curator and Founder of Erin Hutton Projects
Abby Johnston ‘00 of ARTA Custom Framing
Donna McNeil, Independent Curator and Founding Executive Director, Ellis-Beauregard Foundation
Elizabeth Moss, Owner/Director, Elizabeth Moss Galleries, Falmouth
Nikki Rayburn ‘11, Assistant Director of Exhibitions at MECA

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