Pam is Represented by Johnathan Frost Gallery in Rockland, Maine.
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BFA, 1975, New York State College of Ceramics, Alfred University Alfred, New York, major in painting .and printmaking

MA, 1978, Art Education, The University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico, graduate work in hand lithography with Garo Antesian.

Work Experience

Faculty, Department of Art Education, University of New Mexico

Faculty, Art and Photography, The Alternative High School, Santa Fe, New Mexico


Faculty, Art and Design, North Shore Day School, Glen Cove, New York

Faculty, Art and Industrial Arts, Oyster Bay Public Schools, Oyster Bay, New York

Owner/ Operator, Forest Galleries, Locust Valley, New York

Designer, Tru-faux Furniture Designs, Locust Valley, New York


Owner/operator, Cabanas Decorative Arts

Headquartered in Bayville, New York, designing and executing custom faux finishes and murals available through interior designers and architects for application in both residential and commercial projects.


Full-time fine artist living in Friendship, Maine

Board of Assessors, Town of Friendship, Friendship, Maine , three terms

The Farnsworth Art Museum, Docent and Tour Guide, The Olson House


Feb. 2015 – Art at Bartlett Woods Retirement Community, Curator and Exhibitor, Rockland , Maine

Sept. 2014 – Solo Exhibition – Richard Boyd Art Gallery, Peaks Island, Portland, Maine

August 2014 – Solo Exhibition, Jonathan Frost Gallery, Main Street, Rockland. Maine

Feb. 2014 – “Black White and Gray” River Arts ,Damariscotta, Maine, Bob Keyes, Juror

August 2013 –Cabanas and Cartwright”, The Ocean View Grange, Port Clyde, Maine

August 2013 – Solo Exhibition, Friends of Maine Shorebird Islands , at the National Wildlife Refuge Center, Rockland , Maine

August 2013 – Solo Offering – Richard Boyd Art Gallery, Peaks Island Maine

2013 and 2014 –Curator and exhibitor, Bartlett Woods Invitational Art Exhibition, Bartlett Woods Retirement Community, Rockland, Maine

April 26 thru June 11, 2012 –The Edge of the Sea, The Chocolate Church Art Gallery, Bath, Maine

June 2012 – Featured Artist, Summer Island Studio, Brunswick , Maine

Summer 2012 – Pam Cabanas , The Ocean House Gallery, Port Clyde, Maine

July 2012 – Solo Exhibition, The Ocean House Gallery Port Clyde, ME

June 2012 – “It’s Not So Black and White” , Richard Boyd Art Gallery, Peaks Island , Maine

May 2012 – Art Collector Maine – The Kennebunk Festival, Kennebunkport , Maine

July 2012 – Art Collector Maine , Maine Homes and Design,Show, Camden ,Maine

July 2013 – Guest Artist, Summer Island Studio, Brunswick, Maine

August 2012 – Our Thomaston Gallery Invitational exhibition, Thomaston, Maine

Sept 2012 – Invitational Exhibition – The Hurricane Gallery, Waldoboro , Maine

Sept 2011 – “Maine Landscape´,River Arts, Damariscotta,Maine Thomas Crotty, Juror

July 2011 – Real Art´ , The Tidemark Gallery, Waldoboro Maine, Ken Greenleaf, Juror

July 2011 – “Skimming the Surface”, Pam Cabañas and Ralph Bush, River Arts Gallery II, Damariscotta, Maine

June 2011 – Solo Exhibition, “Black and White Works” ,The Tidemark Gallery Waldoboro, Maine

January 2011 – “Works on Paper,” juror, Suzette McAvoy, River Arts Gallery, Damariscotta, Maine

Summer 2010 – Featured Artist, The Friendship Museum, Friendship, Maine

June 2010 – “Earth Honoring,” artists Pam Cabanas and Jane Herbert, The Pemaquid Watershed Association benefit exhibition, Damariscotta, ME

March 2010 –“A Gathering of Artists,” The Personal Book Shop, Thomaston, Maine

September 2009 – Celebration of Art, Camden National Bank Thomaston, Maine

August 2009 – Solo Exhibition, The Sea Studio, Tenants Harbor, Maine

August 2009 – “Finding Friendship, The Tidemark Gallery, Waldoboro, Maine, exhibitor and curator

July 2009 – Guest Artist, The Port Clyde Art Gallery, Port Clyde Maine

June 2009 – “ From the Garden,” invitational exhibition, The Gallery on Chase Hill, Kennebunkport, Maine

April 2009 – Flowers” juried exhibition, River Arts, Damariscotta, Maine

February 2009 – “Black and White”, juried exhibition, River Arts, Damariscotta, Maine

July 2008 – Pastel Painters of Maine International Juried Exhibition, The Chocolate Church, Bath, Maine

September 2008 – “Landscapes of the Mind,” a five-artist invitational exhibition, The Maine Art Gallery, Wiscasset, Maine

August 2008 – “Moonwash“ Pam Cabanas and Jane Herbert The Sea Studio Gallery, Tenants Harbor, Maine

June 2008 – “Pecking Order”, solo exhibition,, The Tidemark Gallery, Waldoboro, Maine

May 2008 – “Maine Flora: A Celebration,” invitational exhibition, The Courthouse Gallery, Ellsworth, Maine

May 2008 – Co-curator, “Something Fishy,” The Maine Art Gallery, Wiscasset, Maine

August 2007 – Solo Exhibition, Small Works, The Maine Art Gallery, Wiscasset, Maine

August 2007 – Member’s Show, The Maine Art Gallery, Wiscasset, Maine People’s Choice Award

June 2007 – Annual Juried Exhibition, The Maine Art Gallery, Wiscasset, Maine March

2007 – “Two for Two,” two man show, The Tidemark Gallery, Waldoboro, Maine

July 2006 – Annual Juried Exhibition, The Maine Art Gallery, Wiscasset, Maine Juror’s Choice Award, Juror, Lois Dodd