• CLASSICAL MUSIC

THURSDAY

VentiCordi Chamber Music, Concert II: Music for winds and strings, South Congregational Church, Kennebunkport. $20; $15 for seniors; $5 for ages 18 and under. venticordi.com. 7:30 p.m. Through Aug. 15. Bowdoin International Music Festival, Artists of Tomorrow Concert, chamber music of all periods, Bowdoin College (Studzinski Recital Hall), Brunswick. $10. bowdoinfestival.org. 1 and 6:30 p.m. Thursday; 12:30 p.m. Friday.

FRIDAY

2013 Kneisel Hall Chamber Music Festival, Program Seven: Works by Janacek, Bartok and Brahms, Kneisel Hall, Blue Hill. $15 to $30. kneisel.org. 7:30 p.m. Friday; 4 p.m. Sunday. Through Aug. 25.

Bowdoin International Music Festival, Festival Fridays concert, music by Bach, Beethoven and Tchaikovsky, Brunswick High School (Crooker Theatre), Brunswick. $40. bowdoinfestival.org. 7:30 p.m.

VentiCordi Chamber Music, 19th- and 20th-century works, Sanford-Springvale Historical Museum, Sanford. $15; free for ages 21 and under. 324-2797. 7:30 p.m. Through Aug. 15.

SUNDAY

Sebago-Long Lake Music Festival 2013, Kreutzer Sonata, Chebeague United Methodist Church. Free/donation. sebagomusicfestival.org. 7:30 p.m. Sunday and Tuesday. Through Aug. 13.

TUESDAY

Salt Bay Chamberfest, soprano Ilana Davidson sings Schubert’s “Shepherd on the Rock” plus Swedish folk music, Darrows Barn at Round Top Farm, Damariscotta. $30; $5 for students. saltbaychamberfest.org.7:30 p.m. Through Aug. 17.

WEDNESDAY

Maine Pro Musica, works by Copeland, Bach, DeBussy, Ibert and Bartok, Opera House at Boothbay Harbor. $20 in advance; $25 day of show; $10 for those under 18. boothbayoperahouse.com. 7:30 p.m.

AUG. 8

Pollock String Quartet, Camden Amphitheatre. Free. 236-3440. 7 p.m.

• DANCE

Bates Dance Festival, Brigman l Packer Dance: “Voyeur,” inspired by the paintings of Edward Hopper, Bates College (Schaeffer Theatre), Lewiston. $12 to $25. batesdancefestival.org. 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

Bates Dance Festival, “Moving in the Moment,” improvisational dance and music by Nancy Stark Smith and others, Bates College (Alumni Gymnasium), Lewiston. Free. batesdancefestival.org. 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Bates Dance Festival, “Different Voices,” new works by international and emerging choreographers, Bates College (Schaeffer Theatre), Lewiston. $12 to $25. batesdancefestival.org. 7:30 p.m. Aug. 8.

• THEATER

“Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat,” musical by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice starring Clay Aiken, Ogunquit Playhouse. $39 to $78. ogunquitplayhouse.org. 2:30 and 8 p.m. Thursday; 8 p.m. Friday; 3:30 and 8 p.m. Saturday; 2 and 7 p.m. Sunday; 8 p.m. Tuesday; 2:30 and 8 p.m. Wednesday and Aug. 8. Through Aug. 25.

“Gypsy,” musical based on the life of stripper Gypsy Rose Lee presented by Maine State Music Theatre Company, Bowdoin College (Pickard Theater), Brunswick. $36 to $52. msmt.org. 2 and 7:30 p.m. Thursday and Friday; 7:30 p.m. Saturday.

Victor Hugo’s “Les Miserables,” musical spectacle, Hackmatack Playhouse, Berwick. $25; $23 for seniors ($20 on Thursdays); $10 for students under age 20. hackmatack.org. 2 and 8 p.m. Thursday; 8 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Wednesday; 2 and 8 p.m. Aug. 8. Through Aug. 17.

“The Velveteen Rabbit,” family show presented by Theater at Monmouth, Cumston Hall, Monmouth. $15; $10 for students. theaterat monmouth.org. 1 p.m. Thursday, Tuesday and Aug. 8. Through Aug. 15.

“The Knight of the Burning Pestle,” comedy presented by Theater at Monmouth, Cumston Hall, Monmouth. $10 to $30; $25 for seniors; $20 for students. theateratmonmouth.org. 7 p.m. Thursday and Saturday. In repertory through Aug. 16.

“Once on this Island,” Caribbean celebration of music and dance, Boothbay Playhouse. $23; $19 for ages 17 and under. 633-3379. 8 p.m. Thursday to Saturday and Aug. 8. Through Aug. 10.

“The Music Man,” classic musical, Schoolhouse Arts Center, Standish. $18; $16 for seniors and students. schoolhousearts.org. 7:30 p.m. Thursday to Saturday and Aug. 1; 5 p.m. Sunday.

“The Legend of Jim Cullen,” original production by Heartwood Theater based on a legend from northern Maine set in 1873, Lincoln Academy (Parker B. Poe Theater), Newcastle. $20; $12 for students. heartwoodtheater.org. 7:30 p.m. Thursday to Saturday. Shakespeare’s

“Romeo and Juliet,” Shakespeare in the Park presented by Fenix Theatre Co., Deering Oaks, Portland. Free. fenixtheatre.com. 6:30 p.m. Thursday to Saturday and Aug. 8. Through Aug. 10.

“Shrek the Musical,” based on the hit animated movie, Arundel Barn Playhouse. $32, $39. arundelbarnplayhouse.com. 8 p.m. Thursday and Friday; 2 and 8 p.m. Saturday.

“Salamanticus,” fantasy set in a strange realm of corrupt empires, giant insects, amazing contraptions and living statues presented by Ziggurat Theatre Ensemble, Bowdoinham Town Hall. $20; $15 for seniors and students; $10 for ages 12 and under. ziggurattheatre.org. 7:30 p.m. Thursday and Friday; 1 p.m. Sunday; 7:30 p.m. Aug. 8. Through Aug. 11.

“The Taming of the Shrew,” Shakespeare comedy presented by Theater at Monmouth, Cumston Hall, Monmouth. $28 to $30; $25 for seniors; $20 for students. theateratmonmouth.org. 7:30 p.m. Friday and Tuesday; 1 p.m. Saturday and Wednesday. In repertory through Aug. 18.

“The 39 Steps,” fast-paced comedic send-up and homage to thrillers and film noir, Freeport Performing Arts Center. $10 in advance; $15 day of show. fcponline.org. 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday.

“The Rocky Horror Show,” campy musical, MaineStreet, Ogunquit. $25; 21-plus. patrick dorowproductions.com. 11:30 p.m. Friday. Through Aug. 23.

“9 to 5: The Musical,” comedy based on 1980 movie, City Theater, Biddeford. $20. citytheater.org. 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday.

“Legally Blonde the Musical,” comedy based on movie, Windham Center Stage Theatre. $12; $10 for seniors and students. windhamtheater.org. 7:30 p.m. Friday; 4 p.m. Sunday.

“A Midsummer Night’s Dream,” presented by Harborside Shakespeare Company, Mayo Street Arts, Portland. $12; $10 for seniors and students; $8 for ages 18 and under. mayostreetarts.org. 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

“Miss Twiddle Meets an Angel” and “Not My Cup of Tea,” comedies presented Harpswell Community Theater, Centennial Hall, Harpswell. $5. 833-6260. 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday.

Portland Playback Improv Theater, audience members give scenarios, theme is “Differences,” Community Television Network (CTN), Portland. $7/donation. portlandplayback.com. 7:30 Friday.

“Twelfth Night,” presented by Bath Shakespeare Festival, Bath Library Park. $15; $10 for seniors and students; $5 for children under 12. bathshakespeare.org. 7 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

Thornton Wilder’s “Our Town,” Pulitzer Prize-winning drama presented by Theater at Monmouth, Cumston Hall, Monmouth. $10 to $30. theateratmonmouth.org. 7 p.m. Sunday; 7:30 p.m. Wednesday. In repertory through Aug. 17.

“Year of Magical Thinking,” one-woman show presented by Theater at Monmouth, Cumston Hall, Monmouth. $20 to $30. theateratmonmouth.org. 1 p.m. Sunday. In repertory through Aug. 17.

“Who?” one-man murder mystery, Clay Hill Farm Restaurant, Cape Neddick. $15 with a la carte menu. clayhillfarm.com. Doors at 5:30 p.m. Monday; 6:30 p.m. Wednesday. Through Aug. 28.

“All Shook Up,” high-energy jukebox musical with many Elvis Presley favorites, Arundel Barn Playhouse. $32, $39. arundelbarnplayhouse .com. 8 p.m. Tuesday and Aug. 8; 2 and 8 p.m. Wednesday. Through Aug. 17.

“Mary Poppins,” Maine State Music Theatre musical based on classic Disney film, Bowdoin College (Pickard Theater), Brunswick. $36 to $52. msmt.org. 2 and 7:30 p.m. Wednesday; 7:30 p.m. Aug. 8. Through Aug. 24.

“The Little Mermaid Jr.,” presented by Midcoast Youth Theater, Orion Performing Arts Center, Topsham, $10; $8 for seniors and students. youth-theater.org. 7 p.m. Aug. 8. Through Aug. 10.

• ART MUSEUMS

OPENINGS/RECEPTIONS

“This Mighty Scourge of War,” art of the Civil War, Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Brunswick. bowdoin.edu/art-museum. Opens Aug. 8. Through Jan. 5.

CONTINUING

Portland Museum of Art: “Shangaa: Art of Tanzania,” first major exhibition in the U.S. to focus on the traditional arts of Tanzania, through Aug. 25; “A Taste of Modernism,” 62 works from the William S. Paley Collection at the Museum of Modern Art in New York, through Sept. 8. portlandmuseum.org

Maine Historical Society/Longfellow House, Portland: “Patriotic Imagery,” Union patriotic imagery from the Civil War, through Aug. 26; “This Rebellion: Maine and the Civil War,” photographs, letters, maps, artifacts and memorabilia, through May 26, 2014. mainehistory.org

Maine Jewish Museum, Portland: Asherah Cinnamon, “Celebration, Tradition and Change,” through Aug. 29. treeoflifemuseum.org

Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Brunswick: Katherine Bradford, “AUGUST,” recent paintings with an ocean theme, through Sept. 1; “Perspectives on Modern and Contemporary Art,” paintings by Rackstraw Downes and others, through Sept. 15; “Maurice Prendergast: By the Sea,” seaside work in Maine and elsewhere by Post-Impressionist painter, through Oct. 13. bowdoin.edu/art-museum

Peary-MacMillan Arctic Museum, Bowdoin College, Brunswick: “Robert E. Peary and His Northern World,” through Dec. 31; “Animal Allies: Inuit Views of the Northern World,” through Jan. 6; “Spirits of Land, Air, and Water: Antler Carvings from the Robert and Judith Toll Collection,” through Feb. 23. bowdoin.edu/arctic-museum

Maine Maritime Museum, Bath: “Beyond the Breakers: Lighthouses, Life-Saving and the U.S. Coast Guard,” rarely seen artifacts, through Oct. 15; “That Flaunting Rag! Maine’s Maritime War Against the Confederacy,” through Dec. 1. mainemaritimemuseum.org

Saco Museum: “John Haley’s Civil War,” artifacts related to the Civil War including prints by Winslow Homer, decorative arts, weaponry, uniforms and more, through Nov. 10. dyerlibrarysacomuseum.org

Museums of Old York, York: “The Barrell Family Collection: A Return to York,” highlights one of York’s most distinguished early families, through Oct. 19. oldyork.org

Brick Store Museum, Kennebunk: “To Sea: The Maritime Heritage of the Kennebunks,” marine art, artifacts and archival materials; and “The Tourist of 1913,” costumes, artifacts and more, through Sept. 14. brickstoremuseum.org

Ogunquit Museum of American Art: “Andy Warhol: American Icon,” photographic images never shown in public and original works of art by Warhol on loan, through Sept. 1; “Sixty Works — 60 Years,” 60 of the most important works from the permanent collection; and “Henry Strater: A Life in Art,” family photos and artwork, through Oct. 31. ogunquitmuseum.org

Colby College Museum of Art, Waterville: Alex Katz, “A Matter of Light,” 48 prints, drawings and paintings, through Sept. 15; “A Thing Alive: Modern Views from the Marin Collections,” work by John Marin, Berenice Abbott, Eugene Atget, Alfred Stieglitz and others, through Sept. 29; “Process & Place,” exploring the design evolution of the Alfond-Lunder Family Pavilion, through Oct. 13; “Nowhere But Here,” works by Marsden Hartley, Arthur Dove, Eizabeth Murray, Ben Pier and others, through Jan. 5; “The Lunder Collection,” works by Whistler, Homer, O’Keefe and many more American masters, plus “Spaces and Places” and “American Weathervanes,” through June 8, 2014. colby.edu/museum

Maine State Museum, Augusta: “Maine Voices from the Civil War,” letters, documents, diaries, sketches, paintings, flags and other objects from the Civil War period, through May 2015. mainestatemuseum.org

Cramer Museum, Rockport: Edna St. Millay exhibit, photographs, letters and Millay family mementos, through Aug. 31. 236-2257.

Farnsworth Art Museum, Rockland: “Stories of the Land and Its People,” the history of midcoast communities through art, through Sept. 1; “Decorating the Everyday: Popular Art from the Farnsworth,” items reflecting mainly 19th- and early 20th-century regional life in Maine and New England, through Sept. 22; Andrew Wyeth, “Her Room,” 1963 tempera painting accompanied by pencil and watercolor studies, through Nov. 17; “Every Picture Tells a Story: N.C. Wyeth illustrations from the Brandywine River Museum,” “American Treasures: Small Treasures,” small-scale work from the museum collection, and “American Treasures: Maine Voices,” views of Maine through art by N.C. Wyeth, Louise Nevelson, Alex Katz and more, through Dec. 29; “A Wondrous Journey: Jonathan Fisher and the Making of Scripture Animals,” through Jan. 5; “American Treasures: Other Voices,” contemporary art from the museum collection, “American Treasures: Family and Friends,” renderings of artists’ relatives and acquaintances, and “American Treasures: Visions of the Land and Sea,” paintings of Maine ocean scenes and coastlines, through Feb. 2. farnsworthmuseum.org

Abbe Museum, Bar Harbor: “InDivisible: African-Native American Lives in the Americas,” Smithsonian exhibition exploring race, culture and integration into American society, through Sunday; “N’tolonapemk: Our Relatives’ Place,” archaeological exhibits and stories of the Passamaquoddy, through October; “2013 Waponahki Student Art Show,” art by Passamaquoddy and Penobscot students from early childhood education to high school, through Oct. 31; “Wabanaki Guides,” the legacy of Wabanaki people serving as guides for European and American explorers, cartographers, tourists and artists from the 1600s to present, through December. abbemuseum.org

Penobscot Marine Museum, Searsport: “For Those in Peril: Shipwrecks, Memorials, and Rescues,” interactive exhibits, marine art, portraits, photographs and models, through Oct. 20. penobscotmarinemuseum.org L.C.

Bates Museum, Hinckley: “Gift of Glacier: The Maine Landscape,” paintings by 23 Maine artists, through Oct. 15. gwh.org/lcbates

University of Maine Museum of Art, Bangor: Emily Trenholm, “Monhegan: A New Perspective”; Joanne Freeman, “Three Chords”; Rachelle Agundes and Sean Downey, “Travel in My Borrowed Lives”; and young curators, “Lightscapes”; through Sept. 21. umma.umaine.edu

• ART GALLERIES

OPENINGS/RECEPTIONS

WBLM Rock Art Show and Sale, artwork created by rock stars, famous rock photographs, album artwork, gold records, concert posters, animation art and more, Asylum, Portland. portlandasylum.com. Noon to 8 p.m. Thursday and Friday; 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday.

Annual Popham Art Show, work by local fine art painters and photographers with woodcuts and fine crafts, Popham Chapel House, Phippsburg. 671-7237. 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday.

David Driskell: “Reflections Within Form,” Greenhut Galleries, Portland. greenhutgalleries.com. Opening reception, 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday. Through Aug. 31.

Maurice Freedman, recently acquired work, Greenhut Galleries, Portland. greenhutgalleries. com. Opens Thursday. Through Aug. 31.

William Irvine: “New Work,” and David Peterson: “Boats,” Gleason Fine Art, Boothbay Harbor. gleasonfineart.com. Opens Thursday; reception, 5 to 8 p.m. Friday. Through Aug. 31.

“In the Mountains of Western Maine,” realist and abstract watercolor views of mountains by John Carnes, Harmon’s & Barton’s Gallery, Portland. harmonsbartons.com. Opens Thursday; reception, 5 to 8 p.m. Friday. Through Aug. 31.

Mitchell Rasor: “Bathymetries: Fluxscapes,” Merrill Memorial Library, Yarmouth. yarmouthlibrary.org. Opening reception, 6 p.m. Thursday. Through Sept. 1.

Peter Patenaude and Victoria Hatzelis: “Boot & Canoe,” photographs, Kennebunk Free Library. kennebunklibrary.org. Opens Thursday. Through Aug. 23.

“Mentor: 40 Photographers/40 Years,” work of some of Maine Media’s best-known master teachers alongside the work of their students; and “Caleb Charland: From the Basement to the Backyard,” photographs, Center for Maine Contemporary Art, Rockport. cmcanow.org. Opens Thursday. Through Sept. 22.

Lynne Seitzer: “Moments in Time Urban Landscapes,” paintings that reflect the vitality of life in the crowded city streets, plus Don Josephson’s selected works and work by the Artist Collective, Studio 53 Fine Art Gallery, Boothbay Harbor. 633-2755. Opens Thursday. Through Aug. 25.

Pam Cabanas, pastel and ink wash, Richard Boyd Gallery, Peaks Island. richardboydartgallery.com. Opens Thursday. Through Aug. 31.

“A Matter of Nature: Stammen, Warner, Williams,” recent work by three artists, Pascal Hall, Rockport. pascalhall.com. Opening reception, 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday. Through Sept. 2.

First Friday Art Walk, galleries and museums open for free, street performers, demonstrations and more, downtown Portland. firstfridayartwalk.com. 5 to 8 p.m. Friday.

“Some Burdensome: Big Ships, Big Cargoes,” Maine Maritime Museum exhibit pays homage to large ships past and present, Portland Public Library. portlandlibrary.com. Opens Friday. Through Aug. 31.

Bruce Brown: “A Journey Inside Vietnam,” photographs, Art House Picture Frames, Portland. 221-3443. Opening reception, 5 to 8 p.m. Friday. Through Sept. 30.

The Hidden Ladder Collective Art Marathon, The Meg Perry Center, Portland. megperrycenter.org. Artists start creating at 7 a.m. and display their work during First Friday Art Walk, 5 to 8 p.m. Friday.

Group Exhibit, 13 artists from Addison Woolley Gallery, 3Fish Gallery, Portland. addisonwoolley.com. Opening reception, 5 to 8 p.m. Friday. Through Aug. 31.

Micah Webbert and Allen Ponziani, drawings, paintings and sculpture, Harlow Gallery, Hallowell. harlowgallery.org. Opening reception, 5 to 8 p.m. Friday. Through Aug. 24.

Patricia Wheeler, mixed-media paintings, Aarhus Gallery, Belfast. aarhusgallery.com. Reception, 5 to 8 p.m. Friday. Through Sept. 1.

Todd McKie: “Life is Funny Art is Serious,” epigrammatic paintings, Carver Hill Gallery, Rockland. carverhillgallery.com. Opening reception, 5 to 8 p.m. Friday. Through Aug. 27.

Charles DuBack: “Then & Now II,” Yvette Torres Fine Art, Rockland. yvettetorresfineart.com. Opening reception, 5 to 8 p.m. Friday. Through Sept. 1.

David Allen: “The New Machine,” Asymmetrick Arts, Rockland. 594-2020. Opening reception, 5 to 8 p.m. Friday. Through Aug. 23.

First Friday Open Galleries Night, Stonington Galleries & Studios. stoningtongalleries.com. 4 to 7 p.m. Friday.

“20 Artists Paint Maine,” Sebascodegan Artists Cooperative Gallery, Harpswell. sebascodeganartists.com. Opening reception, 5 to 7 p.m. Friday.

“New Works: New Directions,” selection of work from gallery’s newest artists, Haynes Galleries, Thomaston. haynesgalleries.com. Opening reception, 6 to 8 p.m. Friday. Through Aug. 31.

Marsha Proud Coelho and Peggy Cope Mascher: “What’s In a Name?”, Monkitree, Gardiner. monkitree.com. Opening reception, 5:30 to 8 p.m. Friday. Through Sept. 14.

Jean Kigel: 15th Annual “Eastern Views,” recent Asian brush and watercolor, River Arts Gallery, Damariscotta. riverartsme.org. Opening reception, 5 to 7 p.m. Friday. Through Aug. 14.

Mat O’Donnell: “Little Mysteries,” paintings, Curtis Memorial Library, Brunswick. 725-5242. Opens Friday. Through Aug. 30.

“Late Summer Rhythms,” work by KDB, Suzanne deLesseps, Diana Johnson, Elizabeth Newman and Lois Strickland, Yarmouth Frame Shop and Gallery. yarmouthframeandgallery.com. Opening reception, 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday. Through Sept. 30.

“Simple Pleasures 2013: Three Women’s Views,” LaMarche Gallery, Smith Union, Brunswick. 725-3902. Opening reception, 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday. Through Aug. 30.

Group Show, with Mary Barnes, Elena Kuble, Margaret Rizzio, Thorsten Dennerline and Sarah Pike, Turtle Gallery, Deer Isle. turtlegallery.com. Opening reception, 2 to 6 p.m. Sunday. Through Aug. 24.

CONTINUING

University of Southern Maine (Osher Map Library), Portland: “Torn in Two: 150th Anniversary of the Civil War,” traveling exhibition, through Aug. 22. usm.maine.edu/maps

Fogg Lighting, Portland: Emily Trenholm, “Light Moves,” paintings, through Aug. 31. 797-7568.

PhoPa Gallery, Portland: Barbara Putman, “Printmakers in Conversation,” woodcuts, through Aug. 10. phopagallery.com

Space Gallery, Portland: Natalie Lanese, “Popscapes,” collage and pop patterns, through Aug. 16. space538.org

Rose Contemporary, Portland: Adriane Herman, “Finish Lines,” clay-burning art, through Aug. 10. rosecontemporary.com

University of New England (Art Gallery), Portland: “A Mountain Rises: The Art of Katahdin,” historic and contemporary works of art that represent Mount Katahdin and the surrounding region, through Oct. 27; annual sculpture garden invitational with 10 artists, through Oct. 31. une.edu/artgallery

Gleason Fine Art, Portland: Tim Christensen, “Drawing on Porcelain,” and Kevin Beers, “Monhegan Island,” through Saturday; Timothy Brooke, “Out of Africa,” through Aug. 17. 699-5599.

Constellation Gallery, Portland: Ann Tracy, “Figuratively Speaking,” male and female photographic figure studies and dance photographs, through Saturday; “Art Without Borders,” painting, photography, digital art, printmaking, collage and assemblage, through Aug. 16. constellationart.com

Daunis Fine Jewelry, Portland: “LOVE of ME,” photographs that capture the beauty of Maine, through Aug. 31. daunis.com

Mayo Street Arts, Portland: Kimberly Convery, “Pity the Clouds,” fine art drawings, through Aug. 31. mayostreetarts.org

Macpage LLC, South Portland: “Still-Life and Objects,” more than 50 paintings, photographs and sculptures by Maine artists, through Aug. 30. 523-3381.

Elizabeth Moss Gallery, Falmouth: Lori Ingraham, “A Day at the Beach,” and Robert Wieferich, “Images of Portland, Maine,” through Sept. 7. elizabethmossgalleries.com

Frost Gully Gallery, Freeport: Tom Glover, paintings, through Aug. 25. frostgullygallery.com

Spindleworks, Brunswick: “Archive Fever,” retrospective exhibit celebrating the acts of making and collecting, through Friday. spindleworks.org

ICON Contemporary Art, Brunswick: Tom Chapin, sculpture; Kate Beck, graphite drawings; and Ellen Golden, ink drawings, through Saturday. 725-8157.

Centre St. Art Gallery, Bath: “Puffin Dialogues,” oil paintings by Lea Peterson, through Aug. 24. 442-0300.

Markings Gallery, Bath: “Creativity Galore,” work by more than 35 Maine artists in metal, clay, fiber, mixed media, glass and more, through Aug. 31. markingsgallery.com

Maine Fiberarts, Topsham: Sallie Findlay, Karen Munson and Debra Spaulding, “Hidden Histories,” abstract, naturally dyed and stitched figures plus textile works, through Aug. 29. mainefiberarts.org

Old Post Office Gallery, Georgetown: “The Good Life in Maine,” group show, through Sept. 2. 594-9396.

Gleason Fine Art, Boothbay Harbor: Jane Dahmen, “Through the Trees,” and Carole Hanson, “Small Kingdom,” through Aug. 17. gleasonfineart.com

Goobies, Boothbay Harbor: Laura Bianchi, paintings, through Sept. 1. 633-7001.

University of New England (Campus Center), Biddeford: “Now You See It, Now You Don’t,” provocative oil paintings by Anita Clearfield, through Monday. 284-6394.

Engine, Biddeford Arts, Biddeford: Photographer Winky Lewis and ceramic artist Miles Spadone, through Aug. 24. feedtheengine.org

York Public Library: Judy Sowa, “Fun with the Dutch,” paintings, through Aug. 31. www.york.lib.me.us

The Hive, Kennebunk: “Window Waterhouse Paint,” work by Rae Ingwerson, Julia Einstein, G Bud Swenson and Tim Dowling, through Aug. 18. thehivekennebunk.com

Irvine Gallery at River Tree Arts, Kennebunk: “Surf & Turf,” seascapes, landscapes, sculpture, jewelry and more created on the coast of Maine, through Aug. 17. rivertreearts.org

Vance and Anne Morgan Gallery, Kittery: “One Community — One Future,” group exhibit, through Aug. 31. kitterycommunitycenter.org

Waterfall Arts, Belfast: “Richard Norton Belfast: 1978-1988 and Invitational,” more than 100 of Norton’s hand-printed, black-and-white photo-journalistic images of Belfast and Waldo County, through Aug. 23. waterfallarts.org

Perimeter Gallery, Belfast: Meghan Brady, “Suitcase in My Hand,” abstract paintings, through Aug. 25. 338-0555.

Fryeburg Academy (Palmina F. and Stephen S. Pace Galleries of Art): “The Harry Nadler Collection,” 37 paintings by American modernist, through Sept. 2. fryeburgacademy.org

Lyceum Gallery, Lewiston: “Through the Lens,” photography exhibit and competition, through Friday. lyceumgallery.com

Harlow on the Circle Lobby Gallery, Augusta: Tom Ferrero, “Layers of Maine,” through Aug. 23. harlowgallery.org

Wiscasset Bay Gallery: “Maine and America in the 20th Century,” recent acquisitions of 20th-century American paintings and new works by contemporary New England artists, through Aug. 9. wiscassetbaygallery.com

Maine Art Gallery, Wiscasset: Marcia Annenberg, “News/Not News,” through Aug. 23; “Coastal Spirits,” through Aug. 25. maineartgallery.org

Caldbeck Gallery, Rockland: “Selected Works,” works by eight area artists, through Aug. 9; John Goodman, “Black White + Blue,” photographs, through Aug. 10. caldbeck.com

CRAFT Gallery, Rockland: “Birds, Bugs and Butterflies,” featuring works from five Maine artists, through Aug. 10. craftonelm.com

Gallery at Widgeon Cove, Harpswell: “Celebrating 25 Years, Past and Present,” paintings, sculpture, jewelry and handmade paper, through Aug. 29. widgeoncove.com

College of the Atlantic (Ethel H. Blum Gallery), Bar Harbor: Paintings by David Vickery and sculpture by Blakeney Sanford, through Aug. 23. coa.edu

Littlefield Gallery, Winter Harbor: Kathleen Galligan and Russell Wray, “Nature and Nurture,” through Tuesday. littlefieldgallery.com.

Turtle Gallery, Deer Isle: Peter Kemble, Rebecca Goodale, James Wolfe and Stephen Yusko, graphic works, book arts, steel sculpture and fabricated metalwork, through Saturday. turtlegallery.com