July 8, 2012

Audience Calendar

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REO Speedwagon performs today with Styx and Ted Nugent at the Bangor Waterfront Pavilion.

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“An Evening with Duke Ellington,” a slide show with recorded music about the 20th-century band leader and composer, will be presented Saturday and July 15 at the St. Lawrence Arts Center in Portland.

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July Bonanza Art Explosion, Just us Chickens Gallery, Kittery. justuschickens.net. Through July 31.

"Size Matters," Francine Schrock and Caren-Marie Michel, paintings, Harmon's & Barton's Gallery, Portland. harmonsbartons.com. Through July.

"Painters, Players and Poets," multi-media exhibit of Maine-based artists, writers, composers and furniture makers, River Tree Arts, Kennebunk, $5. rivertreearts.org. Through Aug. 4.

Bates Dance Festival Dance Photo Exhibit, Bates College (Chase Hall), Lewiston. batesdancefestival.org. Through Aug. 11.

"Secret Garden," garden-inspired art, Haley Farm Gallery, Kittery. 439-7612. Saturday and July 15. Through Aug. 30.

"On the Wing," sculpture exhibition and sale, inspired by birds, curated by June LaCombe Sculpture, Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens, Boothbay. mainegardens.org; junelacombesculpture.com. Also at Maine Audubon, Falmouth. Through Sept. 30.

The Artisans Collective, encaustics, acrylics, oils, pastels, photography, digital art, floor cloths and ceramics, The Royal Bean, Yarmouth. 846-1009. Through Aug. 23.

"Expanding Horizons in 20th Century Maine Art," 20th-century American paintings and new works by New England artists, Wiscasset Bay Gallery, Wiscasset. 882-7682. Through Aug. 8.

"Cats vs. Dogs," themed free-for-all show, Pinecone + Chickadee, Portland. 772-9280. Through Friday.

"Beasts and Botany," art by Elise Smorczewski, The Green Hand Bookshop, Portland. 253-6808. Through July 30.

Sarah Bouchard, Clint Fulkerson and David Raymond, sculpture, drawings, lambda prints and block prints and more, Corey Daniels Gallery, Wells. Through Aug. 4.

"Mythologies," Lucinda Bliss, Stephen Burt, Rebecca Fitzpatrick, Carrie Scanga, Todd Watts and Timothy Wilson, Rose Contemporary, Portland. 780-0700. Through Aug. 25.

"The Life of a Collection: Spotlight on Hats," Kennebunk Free Library. kennebunklibrary.org. Through Tuesday.

"Ikebana in Maine," Ikebana flower arrangements, Glickman Library, USM Portland Campus, Portland. usm.maine.edu/library/ikebana-japanese-traditional-art-flower-arrangement-exhibit. Through July 31.

"Legends" of Watershed Center for Ceramic Arts, works in clay, River Arts, Damariscotta. riverartsme.org. Through July 27.

"Fresh Sparks," student ceramic art from six regional high schools, Farmhouse Gallery, Damariscotta. watershedexhibits.org. Through July 15.

"Salad Days Artists: Then and Now," orignal ceramic plates made from local clay during artists' Salad Days residencies, Farmhouse Gallery, Damariscotta. watershedexhibits.org. Through July 15.

Maine Ceramics Artists, works of eight Maine artists, curated by George Pearlman, Farmhouse Gallery, Damariscotta. watershedexhibits.org. Through July 15.

Founders 25th Anniversary Exhibition, George Mason Gallery, Nobleboro. watershedexhibits.org. Through July 27.

25th Anniversary Invitational Pottery Sale, 25 works from 25 artists, Watershed Center for Ceramic Arts, Newcastle. watershedexhibits.org. Friday and Saturday.

25th Anniversary Ceramic Art Auction, live auction of works by leading ceramic artists, to support Watershed's residency programs, Watershed Center for Ceramic Arts, Newcastle. watershedexhibits.org. 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday. 

Art Openings

Sukanya Rahman, Recent Works on Paper, Gun Point Cove Gallery, Orr's Island. gunpointcovegallery.com. Through July 15. 1 to 5 p.m. today.

Judy O'Donnell, painting and bronze sculpture, Heron Point Gallery, Portland. 773-0822. Today through July 28.

Tim Beavis Retrospective, paintings, York Public Library. york.lib.me.us. Through Aug. 28. Opening reception, 5 p.m. Tuesday.

Watershed Center for the Ceramic Arts Exhibition, Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens, Boothbay, $12, $6 children. mainegardens.org. Tuesday through Aug. 31. Opening reception, 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday.

Ellie and Will Barnet, paintings, Aucocisco Galleries, Portland. 775-2222. Through Aug. 3. Opening reception, 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Arthur Thompson and Dan Miller, "Fine Lines, Bold Shapes," Littlefield Gallery, Winter Harbor. littlefieldgallery.com. Through July 21. Artist reception, 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday.

"Alex Katz: Maine/New York," paintings and one multi-part sculpture, Colby College Museum of Art, Waterville. 859-5609. Saturday through Dec. 30.

"Currents: Celebrating the Working Waterfront," paintings, sculptures, photography and mixed media, George Marshall Store Gallery, York. 351-1083. Saturday through Aug. 19. Opening reception, 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday.

"Continuing Connections: Craft Media," Ingrid Merken, Chris Joyce, Robin Cust, Jeffrey Becton and Sequoia Miller, Turtle Gallery, Deer Isle. turtlegallery.com. Through Aug. 4. Opening reception, p.m. July 15. 

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