August 18, 2011

Art and Theater Listings

Classical music, theater, auditions, art museums and galleries

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"Inspirations in Color," an exhibition of still lifes and landscapes by Beth Westra, opens today at the Falmouth Memorial Library. A reception with the artist will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Aug. 31.

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John Vander's "Lady in Satin," mixed media on paper, from his jazz-themed exhibition continuing through Aug. 31 at Gold/Smith Gallery in Boothbay Harbor.

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"Transformations," more than 20 works by men in long-term recovery at the Milestone Foundation of Old Orchard Beach, Merrill Memorial Library, Yarmouth. 847-3001. Through Aug. 27.

"Space Invaders," works of art that confront and challenge the notions of space and all its meanings, Rose Contemporary, Portland. 780-0700. Through Aug. 27.

Sarah Knock: "Water: The Surface and Below," realist paintings, Greenhut Galleries, Portland. 772-2693. Through Aug. 27.

"The Solid Earth! The Actual World!" recent work by Michael Branca, 3Fish Gallery, Portland. 773-4773. Through Aug. 27.

Jeanne O'Toole Hayman, new work, Addison Woolley Gallery, Portland. 450-8499. Through Aug. 27.

Photography by Sam Little, Frost Farm Gallery, Norway. 743-8041. Through Aug. 27.

"Nature's Keep: Artists Responding to Divine Design," seven artists respond to the natural world, Harlow Gallery, Hallowell. Through Aug. 27.

Phoebe Bly, new paintings, Jonathan Frost Gallery, Rockland. 596-0800. Through Aug. 27.

"The Aged and Unknown," works by printmaker R. Keith Rendall, Aarhus Gallery, Belfast. 338-0001. Through Aug. 28.

"Three Views," paintings by Elise Ansel, Kate Emlen and Tom Glover, Thos. Moser Showroom, Freeport. 865-4519. Through Aug. 28.

Barbara Ernst Prey: "Open Spaces," meditations on the environment, Blue Water Fine Arts, Port Clyde. (516) 316-7477. Through Aug. 28.

"The World Around You," open juried annual summer show, York Art Association, York Harbor. 363-4049. Through Aug. 28.

"Across Landscapes," group exhibit by Lyn Asselta, Susan Bailey, Dean Diggins, Leslie Doherty, Ann Gillespie, Suzie Goodwin, Robert Hollingworth, Natalie MacKnight, Anthony Montanino and Gail Sauter; Haley Farm Gallery, Kittery. 439-2669. Through Aug. 31.

"Her Mark," women artists working in a diverse range of media, style and subjects, Bayview Gallery, Brunswick. 729-5500. Through Aug. 31.

"75 Years in the Life of a Collection: Spotlight on Shoes," Brick Store Museum collection ranging from 18th century to today, Kennebunk Free Library. 985-2173. Through Aug. 31.

Kathy Goddu: "East Meets West," Japanese Shibori textile art, Gallery Framing, Brunswick. 729-9108. Through Aug. 31.

"To Hear the Forest Speaking," Heidi Daub paintings based on original prose, Markings Gallery, Bath. 443-1499. Through Aug. 31.

"Creatures and Critters," new work by potter Rick Boyd, Richard Boyd Gallery, Peaks Island. 712-1097. Through Aug. 31.

Juried Art Show, with 2-D, 3-D, photography and artisans' work, Lajos Matolcsy Arts Gallery, Norway. 739-6161. Through Aug. 31.

"French Silk," paintings by Susan M. Wierzba, Harmons & Bartons Gallery, Portland. 774-5948. Through Aug. 31.

"Second Show," featuring the work of 20 member artists, Sebascodegan Artists Cooperative Gallery, Harpswell. 371-2015. Through Aug. 31.

"Jazz," new series by John Vander based on jazz music, Gold/Smith Gallery, Boothbay Harbor. 633-6252. Through Aug. 31.

Gary O'Connor: "Mostly People and Places," original oil and watercolor paintings, Dock Fore, Portland. 772-8619. Through Aug. 31.

Erin Endicott: "Healing Sutras," contemporary embroidery on antique fabric, Chellis Wilson Studio, Portland. 518- 9018. Through Aug. 31.

Russell D'Alessio and Virginia Sarsfield: "Sirens, Nymphs, and Ladies," Handmade Papers Gallery, Brooklin. 359-8345. Through Aug. 31.

Peter Poskas: "Timeless Places," luminous landscape paintings, Haynes Galleries, Thomaston. 354-0605. Through Aug. 31.

Fifth Annual Local Art Exhibit, West Buxton Public Library. 727-5898. Through Aug. 31.

Maine Woodturners Show, Markings Gallery, Bath. 443-1499. Through Aug. 31.

"Taking Shape," artwork inspired by woodshop renovation, Whatnot Gallery, Spindleworks, Brunswick. 725-8820. Through Aug. 31.

"Bon Appetit! The Exhibit," whimsical collection of food and culinary art by YES Art Works artists, The Blue Spoon, Portland. 773-1116. Through Sept. 1.

John Ripton: "Reflections-Urban (Por)traits," photography exhibit, University of New England Campus Center, Biddeford. Through Sept. 2.

Carol Jessen: "Out and About," plus "Put a Smile on Your Face" by William Irvine, Jeff Barrett and David Witbeck, Gleason Fine Arts, Boothbay Harbor. 633-6849. Through Sept. 7.

"New Work By Faculty," Center for Furniture Craftsmanship, Rockport. Through Sept. 9.

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