The Portland Art Museum and Portland Art Festival are celebrating their first-ever annual art commissions.

The museum has received more than $2 million in commissions from artists including:Annette Bienstock, a Canadian artist and director of the Portland Art School, is responsible for the new artworks in the museum’s new “Creative and Critical” series, which will feature new art work by the artists featured in the show.

The Portland Art Institute is also celebrating its 100th anniversary, with its “100 Years of Portland” exhibit, which opened earlier this month.