November 21, 2013

Art and Theater Listings

Classical music, theater, dance, museums and art galleries

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“Yin Xiuzhen,” set of 10 color photographs on paper by Yin Xiuzhen, 1998, at the Bowdoin College Museum of Art in Brunswick. Courtesy of the artist and Chambers Fine Art.

Courtesy of Bowdoin College Museum of Art

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"Pemaquid Point," oil on panel by Margaret Gerding, from her exhibition continuing through November at Greenhut Galleries in Portland.

Courtesy of Greenhut Galleries

Abbe Museum, Bar Harbor: “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.

University of Maine Museum of Art, Bangor: Sachiko Akitama, “On Finding Home,” figures carved from wood and finished with painted surfaces; “From the Shadows,” black and white photographs by Susan Burnstine and Lynn Saville. umma Through Jan. 4.

Brick Store Museum, Kennebunk: “The Art of the Barn,” presented by Heartwood College of Art, artists’ interpretations of local barns, through Jan. 31.



Rose Contemporary, Portland: “Moonlit,” photographs by Luc Demers. Artist reception, 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday. Through Dec. 31.

Studio 53 Fine Art Gallery, Boothbay Harbor: “Gifts for Giving ’13,” showcase of original works of fine art, sculpture and fine crafts. 380-7554. Reception, 5 to 8 p.m. Friday. Through Dec. 18.

Santora Fine Art Gallery, Kennebunk: 3rd annual Multi-Artisan Holiday Open House, with works for sale by Carol Santora, Barbara Bill, Liz Blackman and Kathy Polletto, 985-2830. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday.

Harlow Gallery, Hallowell: Cheryl Miller’s “46 Million Turkeys,” 15 years of turkey portraits and invitation to public to contribute turkey art, Monday through Nov. 30.


Savory Maine, Damariscotta: Franciska Needham, oil paintings and sculpture graphics. savorymaine Ends Thursday.

Saco River Art League, the Old White Church, Buxton: “Art Is Community IV,” juried regional show of fine crafts and art from southern Maine. 642-4219. Through Friday.

Gleason Fine Art, Portland: Henry Isaacs, “New Work,” paintings, through Nov. 30; “Eye Catchers,” annual holiday show featuring folk artist Jeff Barrett, through Dec. 28.

Harlow Gallery, Hallowell: Kennebec Valley Art Association Members Holiday Art Show & Sale. harlow Through Saturday.

Monkitree, Gardiner: “Is This My Milk?” works of three artists who have recently experienced caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s, Through Saturday.

Art House Picture Frames, Portland: Jeff Epstein, paintings exploring the intersection of the natural and man-made worlds. arthousepicture Through Nov. 30.

Glickman Library, University of Southern Maine, Portland: Elke Morris, “Waterfront Properties,” archival inkjet prints. Through Dec. 27.

Center for Maine Contemporary Art, Rockport: “Hawk & Handsaw: Twenty Who Know the Difference,” works by 20 Maine artists who have been featured in Hawk & Handsaw, the journal of creative sustainability published by Unity College. cmca Through Dec. 1.

Osher Map Library, Portland: “To the Ends of the Earth and Back,” historical overview of polar exploration and the process of globalization as depicted in maps, charts, books and artifacts, University of Southern Maine, Portland. 780-4850. Through Feb. 27.

Richard Boyd Gallery, Peaks Island: “Serenity,” paintings and sculpture that reflect the artists’ interpretation of serenity. richardboydartgallery .com. Through Nov. 30.

Keag River Gallery, South Thomaston: “Transformations: My Cancer Cells, My Art, Creating a New Perspective and Life,” works by artist Aura Ever, Through Nov. 30.

Portland Public Library Lewis Gallery, Portland: “Material Matters,” New England artists’ encaustic works. Friday through Nov. 30.

Fryeburg Academy, Pace Galleries of Art, “Fryeburg Fair Portraits-Ambrotypes” by David Puntel, also includes portraits by Rachel Andrews Damon and vintage portraits from O.B. Denison. Through Dec. 20.

Perimeter Gallery, Belfast: “Objects in Space,” recent paintings by Jeffrey Whittle, 338-0555. Through Dec. 1.

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