October 17, 2013

Art and Theater Listings

Classical music, theater, museums and galleries

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Pianist Laura Kargul performs “The Beautiful Bs: Bach (pictured), Beethoven and Brahms” on Friday at USM in Gorham.

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A Far Cry, a Boston classical ensemble, will perform Thursday with special guest clarinetist David Krakauer in a Bay Chamber Concerts event at the Rockport Opera House.

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Maine State Museum, Augusta: “Maine Voices from the Civil War,” letters, documents, diaries, sketches, paintings, flags and other objects from the Civil War period, through May 2015. mainestatemuseum.org

Farnsworth Art Museum, Rockland: “The Wonderful World of Oz,” exhibition drawn from the world’s most comprehensive collection of Oz materials, based in Maine, through March; “Every Picture Tells a Story: N.C. Wyeth Illustrations from the Brandywine River Museum,” through Dec. 29; “American Treasures: Small Treasures” and “American Treasures: Maine Voices,” views of Maine through art by N.C. Wyeth, Louise Nevelson, Alex Katz and more, through Dec. 29; “A Wondrous Journey: Jonathan Fisher and the Making of Scripture Animals,” through Jan. 5; “American Treasures: Other Voices,” contemporary art from the museum collection, “American Treasures: Family and Friends,” renderings of artists’ relatives and acquaintances, and “American Treasures: Visions of the Land and Sea,” through Feb. 2. farnsworthmuseum.org

Abbe Museum, Bar Harbor: “N’tolonapemk: Our Relatives’ Place,” archaeological exhibits and stories of the Passamaquoddy, through October; “2013 Waponahki Student Art Show,” art by Passamaquoddy and Penobscot students from early childhood education to high school, through Oct. 31; “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. abbemuseum.org

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.umaine.edu. Through Jan. 4.

• ART GALLERIES

OPENINGS/RECEPTIONS

Perimeter Gallery, Belfast: “Objects in Space,” recent paintings by Jeffrey Whittle, 338-0555. Through Dec. 1. Opening reception, 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday.

Central Maine Medical Center Art Gallery, Lewiston: Paintings and photographs by Irene Rothe and Debbie Angelides, cmmc.org. Through Nov. 7.

Saco River Art League presents “Art is Community IV,” juried regional show of art and fine crafts, The Old White Church, Buxton. 642-4219. 4 to 9 p.m. Friday; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday; 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday.

Icon Contemporary Art, Brunswick: Exhibition of recent tapestries by Morris David Dorenfeld, 725-8157. Opening reception, 4 to 6 p.m. Saturday. Through Nov. 16.

Keag River Gallery, South Thomaston: “Transformations: My Cancer Cells, My Art, Creating a New Perspective and Life,” works by artist Aura Ever, keagrivergallery.com. Opening reception, 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday. Through Nov. 30.

Boothbay Region Art Foundation Gallery, Boothbay Harbor: ARTinME Juried Fine Arts Show, boothbayartists.org. Opening reception, 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday. Through Nov. 3.

CRAFT Gallery, Rockland: New digitally generated works of fine art on archival rag paper by Tim Van Campen, craftonelm.com. Through Nov. 15.

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Maine College of Art, Portland: “Create II,” second annual continuing studies student exhibition. meca.edu. Through Thursday.

Gleason Fine Art, Portland: Henry Isaacs “New Work,” gleasonfineart.com. Through Oct. 26.

Harlow Gallery, Hallowell: “Sit. Stay. Art!” celebration of animals, in partnership with the Kennebec Valley Humane Society; harlowgallery.org. Through Oct. 26.

Gleason Fine Art, Boothbay Harbor: Brad Betts, “Boats and Harbors,” oil paintings. gleason fineart.com. Through Nov. 2.

Harbor Square Gallery, Rockland: Brian Mark, “Haunting of the Harbor,” precious metals bathed in acid. harborsquaregallery.com. Through Oct. 31.

Portland Public Library: Maurice Sendak, “50 Years, 50 Works, 50 Reasons,” original illustrations, drawings and paintings, portlandlibrary.com. Through Oct. 25.

Rose Contemporary, Portland: Jeff Badger, “OK Back OK,” sculptural works, drawings and prints. rosecontemporary.com. Through Oct. 26.

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“Time” and other digitally generated works by Tim Van Campen are on view at CRAFT Gallery in Rockland.

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“Someone Who’ll Watch Over Me,” a play exploring the relationship among three hostages, is presented by the American Irish Repertory Ensemble at the Portland Stage Company Studio Theater through Saturday.

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