January 2

Art and Theater Listings

Museums, galleries and theater

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A set of masks of characters from "The Wizard of Oz" is part of an exhibit at the Farnsworth Art Museum in Rockland. "The Wonderful World of Oz" is on display through March 30.

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Amy Stacey Curtis, nine video projections, each an exploration of movement in time and space, via the motif of a walk in the woods. Through Sunday. $10. Portland Museum of Art, 7 Congress Square Plaza, Portland. portlandmuseum.org.

“Redacted,” paintings and drawings by Ahmed Alsoudani, Iraqi artist and MECA graduate. Through Feb. 2. Portland Museum of Art, 7 Congress Square Plaza, Portland. portlandmuseum.org.

“American Treasures: Visions of the Land and Sea,” through Feb. 2. Farnsworth Art Museum, 16 Museum St., Rockland. farnsworthmuseum.org.

“Breakthrough: Work by Contemporary Chinese Artists,” eight pioneering women artists. Through Sunday. Bowdoin College Museum of Art, 9400 College Station, Brunswick. bowdoin.edu/art-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.

“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.

“Underfoot: Footwear, Hooked Rugs, In the Cellar and Below Decks.” Through Feb. 22. Penobscot Marine Museum, 5 Church St., Searsport. penobscotmarinemuseum.org.

“On Finding Home,” figures carved from wood and finished with painted surfaces by Sachiko Akitama. Through Saturday. University of Maine Museum of Art, 40 Harlow St., Bangor. umma.umaine.edu.

“American Vision: Photographs from the Collection of Owen and Anna Wells,” 40 photographs provide an extraordinary survey of 20th-century American photography. Through Feb. 23. Portland Museum of Art, 7 Congress Square Plaza, Portland. portlandmuseum.org.

“Regarding the Forces of Nature: From Alma Thomas to Yayoi Kusama,” selection of works by distinguished women artists includes paintings by Kusama and Thomas. Through March 9. Bowdoin College Museum of Art, 9400 College Station, Brunswick. bowdoin.edu/art-museum.

“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.

“Nowhere But Here,” works by Marsden Hartley, Arthur Dove, Elizabeth Murray, Ben Pier and others. Through Sunday. Colby College Museum of Art, 5600 Mayflower Hill Drive, Waterville. colby.edu/museum.

“On Finding Home,” figures carved from wood and finished with painted surfaces by Sachiko Akitama. Through Saturday. University of Maine Museum of Art, 40 Harlow St., Bangor. umma.umaine.edu.

“The Collector’s Choice,” photographs, lithographs, paintings and more by several artists. Through Friday. York Public Library, 15 Long Sands Road, York. york.lib.me.us.

First Anniversary Show, paintings and photography by established local and emerging artists. Through Jan. 9. The DaVinci Experience Art Gallery, 267 Falmouth Road, Falmouth. davinciexperience.com.

Joe Guertin: “A Graphic Designer Remembered,” Through Jan. 26. Art Gallery, University of New England, 716 Stevens Ave., Portland. une.edu/artgallery.

New sculptures by Jeff Barrett, through Saturday. Gleason Fine Art, Boothbay Harbor, 7 Oak St., Boothbay Harbor. gleasonfineart.com.

“Just What You’ve Always Wanted,” paintings, photographs, mixed media and more; “Something for Everyone,” paintings. Through Jan. 12. Elizabeth Moss Galleries, 251 U.S. Route 1, Falmouth.

Southern Maine Community College Student Exhibition, self-portraits in charcoal. Through Jan. 31. Portland Public Library, Main Branch, 5 Monument Square, Portland. portlandlibrary.com.

Michael Vickery, “Progressions in Time and Space: Traditional and 3D-printed Media,” through Jan. 15. University of New England Campus Center, Biddeford.

Portraits of Recently Extinct Birds of the Eastern United States by Jada Fitch, through Feb. 4. The Green Hand Bookshop, 661 Congress St., Portland. greenhandbooks.blogspot.com.

“Art in the Square,” 12 x 12-inch original artwork on canvas by local artists, proceeds benefit the student and scholarship fund. Through Sunday. Boothbay Region Art Foundation Gallery, 1 Townsend Ave., Boothbay Harbor.

Viola Glendinning, vistas in oil. Through Tuesday. Savory Maine, 11 Water St., Damariscotta. savorymainedining.com.

Small Works Holiday Show, art by more than 60 artists. Through Jan. 31. Yarmouth Frame and Gallery, 336 Main St., Yarmouth. yarmouthframeandgallery.com.

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