Wednesday, December 4, 2013
Singer-songwriter Sam Amidon is at the Olin Arts Center on the Bates College campus in Lewiston on Tuesday.
Funk and reggae artist Michael Franti is at the State Theatre in Portland on Friday.
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Alix Bacon, George Bayliss and Laura Hart, 31st annual showing of artist-made prints, Turtle Gallery, Deer Isle. turtlegallery.com. Through Oct. 15.
Jane Dahmen, "Through the Trees," Gleason Fine Art, Portland. gleasonfineart.com. Through Sept. 28.
"Wood, Water, Stone and Seed," oil on panel still lifes and landscapes by Sean Beavers, Gleason Fine Art, Boothbay Harbor. gleasonfineart.com. Through Saturday.
"Unplugged," Chris Cart, Harlow Gallery, Hallowell. harlowgallery.org. Through Sept. 28.
"Redacted," paintings and drawings by Ahmed Alsoudani, Iraqi artist and MECA grad, through Dec. 8; "Winslow Homer's Civil War," wood engravings and prints, through Dec. 8; "A Taste for Modernism," 62 works from the William S. Paley Collection at the Museum of Modern Art in New York, through Sunday, Portland Museum of Art. portlandmuseum.org
"Haunting of the Harbor," precious metals bathed in acid by Brian Mark, Harbor Square Gallery, Rockland. harborsquaregallery.com. Friday through Oct. 31.
"Tell Me a Story: About Maine," works by 14 artists who have illustrated children's books about Maine, University of Southern Maine (Atrium Art Gallery), Lewiston. usm.maine.edu/atriumgallery. Through Nov. 23.
"The Lunder Collection," 19th- and 20th-century art; "Spaces and Places," Chinese art; and "American Weathervanes," weathervanes from the late 19th century, through June 8; "A Thing Alive: Modern Views from the Marin Collections," and works by John Marin, Berenice Abbott, Eugene Atget, Alfred Stieglitz and others, through Tuesday; "Nowhere But Here: Art from the Alex Katz Foundation," works by Marsden Hartley, Arthur Dove, Elizabeth Murray, Ben Pier and others, through Jan. 5; "Alex Katz: "A Matter of Light," 48 prints, drawings and paintings, through Sept. 15; and "Process & Place," exploring the design evolution of the Alfond-Lunder Family Pavilion, through Oct. 13, Colby College Museum of Art, Waterville. colby.edu/museum
"A Mountain Rises: The Art of Katahdin," 80 historic and contemporary works that represent Mount Katahdin and the surrounding region, through Oct. 27; and Annual Sculpture Garden Invitational, works by 10 artists, through Oct. 31, University of New England Art Gallery, Portland. une.edu/artgallery
"Maine Voices from the Civil War," letters, documents, diaries, sketches, paintings, flags and other objects from the period, Maine State Museum, Augusta. mainestatemuseum.org. Through May 2015.
"A Journey Inside Vietnam," photographs by Bruce Brown, Art House Picture Frames, Portland. 221-3443. Through Sept. 30.
"Through the Years: 1964-1999," photographs of children by Olive Pierce, PhoPa Gallery, Portland. 517-0200. Through Sept. 28.
"Late Summer Rhythms," works by KDB, Suzanne deLesseps, Diana Johnson, Elizabeth Newman and Lois Strickland, Yarmouth Frame Shop and Gallery. yarmouthframeand gallery.com. Through Sept. 30.
"Decorating the Everyday: Popular Art from the Farnsworth," furniture, paintings and textiles, through Sept. 22; "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; "American Treasures: Small Treasures," through Dec. 29; "American Treasures: Other Voices," through Feb. 2; "American Treasures: Visions of the Land and Sea," through Feb. 2, Farnsworth Art Museum, Rockland. farnsworthmuseum.org
"Garde Addendum," paintings and prints by Harold Garde, Maine Jewish Museum, Portland. mainejewishmuseum.org. Through Oct. 25.
"What's in a Name?", Marsha Proud Coelho and Peggy Cope, Monkitree, Gardiner. monkitree.com. Through Saturday.
"Mentor: 40 Photographers/40 Years," works of some of Maine Media's master teachers alongside works of their students; "Caleb Charland: From the Basement to the Backyard," photography, Center for Maine Contemporary Art, Rockport. cmcanow.org. Through Sept. 22.
"Classic Yachts," photographs by John Snyder, Keag River Gallery, South Thomaston. keagrivergallery.com. Through Sept. 30.
"Summer on Silk," large-scale textile paintings by Gigi Aea, PicassoWhat, Rockland. 593-8109. Through Sunday.
"Maine Impressions," recent works by plein air painter Roger Dale Brown, Haynes Galleries, Thomaston. haynesgalleries.com. Through Sept. 28.
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