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ArtVan Youth Artist Show

ArtVan Youth Artist Show

Come meet the artists! Wednesday, April 17 2019 4-5 PM @ the Little Dog Coffee Shop (87 Maine Street, Brunswick)

Here’s Our Fall 2018 Schedule

Here’s Our Fall 2018 Schedule

Here’s our program schedule for Fall 2018:

Artful Autumn Sensation

Artful Autumn Sensation

Come celebrate ArtVan’s 14 years of service to our communities and help support our efforts to “keep the arts rolling!” click here for details and to purchase tickets! Thank you to our sponsors for this event:

Click Here to See Our 2018 Summer Schedule

Click Here to See Our 2018 Summer Schedule

2018 ArtVan Summer Schedule

ArtVan Presentation at University of Maine Brunswick

ArtVan Presentation at University of Maine Brunswick

We had the pleasure of joining Patricia Clark, Director of Early Childhood Studies at University of Maine, for a talk about art therapy with youth. Presenters were Jamie, the founder and director of ArtVan, Carmine, an art therapist in training, and Jalin, a youth artist who has worked with ArtVan for four years. We presented…

Support ArtVan’s mission with an end of year contribution

Support ArtVan’s mission with an end of year contribution

Dear Friend of ArtVan, What an amazing, transformative year ArtVan has had! Over this past year, ArtVan has honed its operating model to be as lean as possible, while continuing to deliver quality programming through our Neighborhood Program and our Community Partnership Program. Not only did our work hum along, but we were also able…

May 2018 Newsletter

May 2018 Newsletter

Take a look at our incredible upcoming events, programs, and cool photos from our artists! May 2018 Newsletter!  

Summer Gift Matching

Summer Gift Matching

Help keep the arts rolling this summer by having your gift matched through August 1st!     Summer can be a challenging time for youth living in our under-resourced communities. ArtVan is gearing up for a very busy season and we need your support. We are fortunate to have a donor who has generously offered…

Summer Solstice Art Bar: Celebrate the Sun

Summer Solstice Art Bar: Celebrate the Sun

June 22, 6:30- 8:30 PM, The Brunswick Inn (165 Park Row, Brunswick) – Please join ArtVan for a fun night of painting with the theme: celebrate the sun. All materials will be provided, and no experience is necessary. You need only bring a willingness to play with paint and share some laughter with friends.

Altered Couture Fashion Contest

Altered Couture Fashion Contest

May 25, 6-8 PM, Fort Andross, Brunswick – The 7th Annual Mid-Coast Altered Couture Contest will be held on Thursday, May 25th, from 6-9 PM at Fort Andross in Brunswick. This is a unique creative fashion show event that celebrates local community and its vast and varied talents. Designers create a one-of-a-kind design using recycled/upcycled…