Open Call for 2017 Programming Ideas!

Posted: December 30, 2016 | Category

***The submissions period for 2017 is now closed. Thank you to all who applied!*** We’re excited to announce that our open call for In the... Read More

Additional Public Redesign Meetings Scheduled in January

Posted: December 29, 2016 | Category

Did you miss the December 15th redesign meeting? Not to worry! Portland's Urban Designer and CS Redesign Project Manager, Caitlin Cameron, will be... Read More

Concept Design Meeting & Request for Feedback

Posted: December 17, 2016 | Category

Over 100 people attended the latest public meeting of the Congress Square Redesign and Public Art Commission project held on December 15th at the... Read More

How did we do? Take our quick event survey.

Posted: November 29, 2016 | Category

From May through October 2016, FoCSP presented 162 free arts events & activities, featuring 415 artists and performers, and drawing an estimated... Read More

The Gardening Team!

Posted: November 28, 2016 | Category

We’ve learned a lot over the past couple of seasons about the gardens at Congress Square Park - what works, what doesn’t - and want to give a... Read More

Redesign Public Open Houses

Posted: September 29, 2016 | Category

Help us shape the future design of this important public space at the heart of Portland! The design team WRT and artist Sarah Sze will be in Portland... Read More

Storefront Design Charrette!

Posted: September 2, 2016 | Category

Save The Date!  The design firm WRT and artist Sarah Sze will be holding a 3-day design charrette from October 4th-6th in a storefront in the... Read More

Sarah Sze selected as Congress Square Public Artist!

Posted: September 1, 2016 | Category

The Portland Public Art Committee announced the artist Sarah Sze was selected for the Congress Square Public Art Commission. Ms. Sze,... Read More

ICELANDx207: Container comes to the Square!

Posted: September 1, 2016 | Category

The FoCSP are pleased to host ICELANDx207: Container a multimedia installation by Portland Photographer Justin Levesque.  ICELANDx207: Container... Read More

September Events & Activities Calendar

Posted: September 1, 2016 | Category

Download the full calendar here. We love September in Maine! To add to its splendor, FoCSP has another full month of fantastic Wednesday and... Read More

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