February 13

Art and Theater Listings

Museums, galleries, classical music and theater


click image to enlarge

The Portland Symphony Orchestra will accompany the 1920 silent film “The Mark of Zorro” in a Pops! concert on Saturday and Sunday at Merrill Auditorium.

Courtesy photo

The Sweet Art Pop-Up Shop, art Valentines for sale by MECA illustration students. 1 Union St., second floor, Portland. meca.edu. 10 a.m. Thursday and Friday.

“Joy of Art,” juried art exhibit by year-round Maine residents. Through Sunday. Topsham Public Library, Crooker Gallery. topshamlibrary.org.

Deborah Klotz, “Traces,” prints and sculptures. Through Feb. 21. Maine Jewish Museum, 267 Congress St., Portland. mainejewishmuseum.org.

The Spirit of the Grassland, exhibit explores the senses of identity and differences within 30 kingdoms of the grassland of Cameroon. Museum of African Culture, 13 Brown St., Portland. www.museumafricanculture.org

“Fine Lines: American Drawings from the Brooklyn Museum.” Through April 27. Over 100 drawings and sketchbooks from the Brooklyn Museum’s world-renowned collection, from late-18th through the mid-20th century. Portland Museum of Art, 7 Congress Square Plaza. portlandmuseum.org.

USM Faculty Show, new work by USM Art faculty in a wide array of media and approaches. Art Gallery at USM, 37 College Ave., Gorham. usm.maine.edu/gallery.

“After Hours: Work by Maine Art Teachers.” Through March 1. Saco Museum, 371 Main St. sacomuseum.org.

“How to Make the Universe Right: The Art of the Shaman in Vietnam and Southern China,” Through March 21. Painted scrolls, masks and other objects used in shamanist ceremonies of five ethnic minorities in northern Vietnam. Bates College Museum of Art, 75 Russell St., Lewiston. bates.edu.

“Remix: Selections from the International Collage Center,” survey of collages in diverse media. Through March 21. Bates College Museum of Art, 75 Russell St., Lewiston. bates.edu/museum.

“The Lunder Collection,” works by Whistler, Homer, O’Keefe and many more American masters, plus “Spaces and Places” and “American Weathervanes.” Through June 8. Colby College Museum of Art, 5600 Mayflower Hill Drive, Waterville. colby.edu/museum.

“The Object Show,” small and rarely seen objects from diverse collections. Through June 8. Bowdoin College Museum of Art, 9400 College Station, Brunswick. bowdoin.edu/art-museum.

Robert Indiana, “Celebrating LOVE,” explores the artist’s “LOVE” imagery. Farnsworth Art Museum, 16 Museum St., Rockland. farnsworthmuseum.org.

Andrew Wyeth: “Temperas and Watercolors.” Through April 30. Farnsworth Art Museum, 16 Museum St., Rockland. farnsworthmuseum.org.

“The Wonderful World of Oz,” exhibition drawn from the world’s most comprehensive collection of Oz materials, based in Maine. Through March 30. Farnsworth Art Museum, 16 Museum St., Rockland. farnsworthmuseum.org.

Linda Murray solo art show, through March 29, Centre St. Art Gallery, 11 Centre St., Bath. www.centrestartsgallery.blogspot.com.

“Imaginary Journeys” juried group exhibition. Through March 8. Common Street Arts, 16 Common St., Waterville. www.common streetarts.org.

“In the Sound Art Closet,” Robert Beatty: Soundtracks for Takeshi Murata, through April 6. Collects compositions for digital video glitch pioneer. Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA), Maine College of Art, 522 Congress St., Portland. www.meca.edu/ica.

“Intersections,” a solo exhibition of contemporary watercolor paintings by Katharine Cartwright. Through March 31. Richard Boyd Gallery, 15 Epps St., Peaks Island. www.richardboydpottery.com.

“Winter Meander,” a salon exhibition of more than 40 gallery artists. Greenhut Galleries, 146 Middle St., Portland. greenhutgalleries.com.

Lori Austill: “Dancers, Birds, Abstracts and More,” through Feb. 28. Thomas Memorial Library, 6 Scott Dyer Road, Cape Elizabeth. www.thomasmemoriallibrary.org.

Annette Kearney, “Let There Be Light,” featured pieces include fused glass freestanding sculptures and 3D collaged paintings. Through March 31. Markings Gallery, 50 Front St., Bath. markingsgallery.com.

USM’s Kate Cheney Chappell ’83 Center for Book Arts presents “Al-Mutanabbi Street Starts Here,” part of a traveling exhibition of more than 100 artist books by artists from 24 countries. Unum Great Reading Room, Glickman Library, 314 Forest Ave., seventh floor, Portland. usm.maine.edu/bookarts.

(Continued on page 2)

Were you interviewed for this story? If so, please fill out our accuracy form

Send question/comment to the editors

Further Discussion

Here at PressHerald.com we value our readers and are committed to growing our community by encouraging you to add to the discussion. To ensure conscientious dialogue we have implemented a strict no-bullying policy. To participate, you must follow our Terms of Use.

Questions about the article? Add them below and we’ll try to answer them or do a follow-up post as soon as we can. Technical problems? Email them to us with an exact description of the problem. Make sure to include:
  • Type of computer or mobile device your are using
  • Exact operating system and browser you are viewing the site on (TIP: You can easily determine your operating system here.)


More PPH Blogs

Get the GO RSS!