General

 

On the first Friday of each month, from June through October, the Farnsworth Art Museum will be open from 5 to 8 p.m. as part of First Fridays at the Farnsworth proudly sponsored by The First

Again in 2014, the museum will be accessible on First Fridays through the Main Street doors leading directly into the galleries. 

First Fridays at the Farnsworth is part of the Arts in Rockland First Fridays, during which all 21 member-galleries of Arts in Rockland stage an Arts Walk from 5 to 8 p.m.

Join us for a book signing with Marianne Cushing, author of the new novel Mahalas Lane
The event will feature a reading, followed by a Q & A.
The Farnsworth Art Museum is featured in this novel.
 
Aspiring NYC creative director, Madi Lyons, arrives on the rocky shores of Owls Head, Maine, hoping for a relaxing respite from Madison Avenue. Shortly after settling in at the quaint rental cottage, she is awoken by the local sheriff with startling news: A woman has been murdered on her private beach. A violent encounter next door and an elusive stranger draw Madi deeper into Mahalas Lane’s mysterious past, while a magnetic attraction propels her into the sheriff’s welcoming arms. 
The Farnsworth Art Museum, in partnership with Bay Chamber Concerts, is pleased to present our second winter season of intimate Music at Noon lunchtime concerts. Each concert takes place on the second Wednesday of the month during January, February, March, and April.
Join us for a concert featuring the DaPonte String Quartet.
 
 
On Friday, July 11, The Farnsworth will hold its 9th annual summer gala in downtown Rockland. The event begins at 5:30 p.m. at The Strand Theatre, and continues throughout the museum itself, with guests entering through our Main Street doors. The event's creative team has been diligently at work and the evening is shaping up to be spectacular, featuring fun and fabulous décor and a delightful dinner, provided by Swan’s Way Catering.
 
This year’s event will include a special presentation of the Farnsworth Art Museum’s prestigious Maine in America Award to the Shakers of Sabbathday Lake, Maine for their important contributions to Maine's role in American art.
The Farnsworth Art Museum, in partnership with Bay Chamber Concerts, is pleased to present our second winter season of intimate Music at Noon lunchtime concerts. Each concert takes place on the second Wednesday of the month during January, February, March, and April.
 
Join us for a concert with USM Faculty concert; Wren Saunders, bassoon; Robert Lehmann, violin; George Lopez, piano 
 
 
 
USM Faculty concert; Wren Saunders, bassoon; Robert Lehmann, violin; George Lopez, piano
The Farnsworth Art Museum, in partnership with Bay Chamber Concerts, is pleased to present our second winter season of intimate Music at Noon lunchtime concerts. Each concert takes place on the second Wednesday of the month during January, February, March, and April.
 
Join us for a special Wizard of OZ themed MUSIC AT NOON concert with University of Southern Maine’s Ed Reichert and his students Carolyn Glaude, Eileen Hanley, Danielle Lane, Matthew West. Repertoire will be announced from the stage.
 
The Farnsworth Art Museum invites everyone to join us on Saturday, February 15 from 4-7 p.m. to honor Celebrating Love!, the museum's special Robert Indiana exhibition on display only from February 14 through March 16. Together we will celebrate fifty years of this iconic image... as well as midcoast Maine's creative community. 
 
This event is free to all. Reservations are appreciated. Please call membership at 207-596-6256 or email membership@farnsworthmuseum.org
 
The Farnsworth Art Museum, in partnership with Bay Chamber Concerts, is pleased to present our second winter season of intimate Music at Noon lunchtime concerts. Each concert takes place on the second Wednesday of the month during January, February, March, and April.
 
Spend your lunch hour in downtown Rockland enjoying a simple, tasty warm lunch from Atlantic Baking Company while surrounded by art and music in the beautiful environs of the Farnsworth Art Museum’s Library. These four diverse, fifty minute performances are a perfect way to unplug from the workday and relax with a community of fellow music and art lovers.

The Collective presents a Wizard of Oz Trivia Night at the Fog Bar on Main Street in Rockland.