Wednesday, December 11, 2013
The Paul McKenna Band plays Celtic and Scottish music Sunday at the Saltwater Celtic Music Festival in Brunswick, and Monday at the Lakeside Theater in Rangeley, Tuesday at the St. Lawrence Arts Center in Portland, Wednesday at the Skye Theatre Performing Arts Center in South Carthage and Thursday at the Deertrees Theatre in Harrison.
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"Dirigo," third "Women Pioneers" exhibition, 18 artists who embody Maine's motto, "I Lead," University of New England, Art Gallery, Portland. une.edu/artgallery. Through Sunday.
"Surface, Light and Structure," Frances Hynes, Richard Keen and Lyle Salmi, Elizabeth Moss Gallery, Falmouth. elizabethmossgalleries.com. Through Sunday.
"Praxis," new work by Jesse Gillespie, Pascal Hall, Rockport. 236-4272. Through Sunday.
"Roads and Paths," realistic interpretations of "the journey" by Maine artists, Maine Art Gallery, Wiscasset. maineartgallery.org. Through Sunday.
"Studies of Portland," Constellation Gallery, Portland. constellationart.com. Works by Maine Artists Collective artists. Sunday and Monday.
Hannah Ineson, paintings, Savory Maine, Damariscotta. savorymainedining.com. Through Tuesday.
"Shake That Bird," video projections by Emilie Stark-Menneg, Coleman Burke Gallery (Fort Andross), Brunswick. colemanburke.com. Through Friday.
"Afterlife," works by Eric Leppanen using found and reclaimed paint, Asymmetrick Arts, Rockland. 594-2020. Through Friday.
"Four in Progress," works by Brian Braley, Jamie Ribisi-Braley, Bob Matus and Nancy Keenan Barron, Cushing Historical Society, Cushing. 588-6150. Friday to July 28.
"Monhegan Island" by Kevin Beers, Gleason Fine Art, Boothbay Harbor. gleasonfineart.com. Through Saturday.
"Explorations," paintings by Anne Richter and sculptural ceramics by Dan Greenfeld, Frost Farm Gallery, Norway. frostfarmgallery.com. Through Saturday.
"Having Said That," three-dimensional pieces by Robert Saunders, 3Fish Gallery, Portland. 3fishgallery.com. Through Saturday.
"Animal Dreams," group show explores relationships between humans and animals, featuring Susan Drucker, Meghan Howland, Martha Miller, Susan Mills, Arlene Morris, Stephen Petroff and Robert Shetterly, Portland Public Library, Lewis Gallery. portlandlibrary.com. Through Saturday.
"Kate Carter: A Woman Observed," photographs, remembrances and writings about and by Kate Carter, Maine Media Gallery, Rockport. Through Saturday.
"I Quit," by Jim Condron, Yvette Torres Fine Art, Rockland. yvettetorresfineart.com. Through July 28.
"The Thread That Connects," fiber-themed group show, Sunnyfield Studio Gallery, West Newfield. sunnyfieldstudio.com. Through July 28.
Jaap Eduard Helder and Jody Johnstone, paintings and pottery, Aarhus Gallery, Belfast. aarhusgallery.com. Tuesday through July 28.
"Views of the Maine Coast," watercolors and acrylics by Jean Kigel, Archipelago, Rockland. 596-0701. Through July 31.
"Through the Trees," paintings by Jane Dahmen; "Small Kingdom," small-scale sculptures of animals by Carole Hanson, Gleason Fine Art, Boothbay Harbor. gleasonfineart.com. Through Aug. 17.
"Drawing on Porcelain," by Tim Christensen, sgraffito images from nature on porcelain, Gleason Fine Art, Portland. gleasonfineart.com. Through Aug. 17.
"Out of Africa," paintings by Kenyan artist Timothy Brooke, Gleason Fine Art, Portland. gleasonfineart.com. Friday through Aug. 17.
Kennebec Valley Art Association presents "The Vaughan Legacy," special exhibition celebrating the Vaughan family, Harlow Gallery, Hallowell. harlowgallery.org. Through Saturday.
"Truth and Beauty," still lifes, landscapes and genre paintings by Vincent Giarrano; and "Untold Stories," scenes of small-town America by Linden Frederick, Haynes Galleries, Thomaston. haynesgalleries.com. Through Saturday.
"You Might As Well Fly," modernist paintings by Robert Hamilton, Greenhut Galleries, Portland. greenhutgalleries.com. Through Saturday.
"Regional Artists," open juried show featuring Michael Culver, Michael Palmer and Lindley Briggs, Barn Gallery, Ogunquit. barngallery.org. Through Saturday.
"Roses, Romance and Roller Derby," solo exhibition by gallery owner Jonathan Frost of large roller derby paintings, Jonathan Frost Gallery, Rockland. jonathanfrostgallery.com. Through July 31.
"Summer Light," landscapes and seascapes by John Bowdren, William Hallett, Bobbi Heath, Sandi Ste. George and Neil Wyrick, Yarmouth Frame Shop and Gallery. yarmouthframeandgallery.com. Through July 31.
"A Taste of Modernism -- The William S. Paley Collection," 62 works from the Paley Collection at the Museum of Modern Art in New York, through Sept. 8; "Shangaa: Art of Tanzania," first major exhibition in the United States to focus on the traditional arts of Tanzania, through Aug. 25, Portland Museum of Art. portlandmuseum.org.
"Decorating the Everyday: Popular Art from the Farnsworth," furniture, paintings and textiles, through Sept. 22; "Stories of the Land and Its People," student collaborative exhibition, through Sept. 1; "Every Picture Tells a Story," N.C. Wyeth illustrations from the Brandywine River Museum, through Dec. 29; "A Wondrous Journey: Jonathan Fisher and the Making of Scripture Animals," through Jan. 5, Farnsworth Art Museum, Rockland.
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