May 23, 2012

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“Untitled” by Rockwell Kent, from “Jamie Wyeth, Rockwell Kent and Monhegan,” at the Farnsworth Art Museum in Rockland.

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“Sea Geometry 155” by Richard Keen, from “Sea Algorithms” at Elizabeth Moss Gallery in Falmouth.

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Maine Jewish Museum, Portland: "Pathways to Contemporary Art: Paintings from Temple Beth-El Art Exhibitions 1962-1973," through June 30.

Farnsworth Art Museum, Rockland: "The Homestead Project: A Residence Reimagined," architectural designs, through Sept. 23; Andrew Wyeth: "Summers in Port Clyde," watercolors from 1930s and '40s, through Nov. 4; "Jamie Wyeth, Rockwell Kent and Monhegan," paintings, through Dec. 30.

Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Brunswick: "Motion and Emotion: Contemporary Art from Gerhard Richter to Chakaia Booker," through June 3; "Building a College Collection: Select Recent Acquisitions" and "Telephones," seven-minute compilation of Hollywood film clips, through June 24; Lesley Vance, paintings, and Marvin Bileck and Emily Nelligan: "On Great Cranberry Island," charcoal drawings and etchings, through July 1.

Bowdoin College (Peary-MacMillan Arctic Museum), Brunswick: "Animal Allies: Inuit Views of the Natural World," Inuit artifacts, through June 1.

Bates College (Olin Arts Center), Lewiston: "Senior Exhibition 2012," multimedia, through Saturday.

Dyer Library/Saco Museum: Judy May, oils, watercolors, pastels and charcoal of mostly Maine subjects, through May 31; "The 2012 Mill-Ennial: Celebrating the Art and the Artists of the Cities on the Saco," shared exhibit with Engine in Biddeford, through June 10.

Ogunquit Museum of American Art: "Light, Motion, Sound 2012," collaborative exhibition with the Maine Museum of Photographic Arts, through June 17; "Building an American Modernist Collection," highlights from the permanent collection, and Henry Strater: "Art of the Portrait," collection of portraits, through Oct. 31.

Brick Store Museum, Kennebunk: "Design and Function: Furnishings, Portraits, and Art 1685-1840," historic furniture and artwork, through Friday; "Impressions of a World Traveler: 20th Century Travel Through the Eyes of Edith Barry," photos, writings and souvenirs, through Tuesday; "Glimpses of Global Color," travel photography showcase, through May 31, "Barry: The Art Exhibition," paintings, drawings and sculptures by Edith Barry, through Sept. 15. 985-4802.

Maine State Museum, Augusta: "Malaga Island, Fragmented Lives," historic photographs, documents, artifacts and first-person accounts, through May 2013.

University of Maine Museum of Art, Bangor: John Goodman: "Moments Abstracted," photography; Ruth Marshall: "Vanished into Sticks," animal pelts made from felt; and Jemma Gascione: "Slab Waltz," sculpture and ceramics; through June 9.

Abbe Museum, Bar Harbor: "Twisted Path II: Contemporary American Art Informed by Tradition," contemporary art show featuring native artists from the Northeast, through May 31; 2012 Waponahki Student Art Show, through Oct. 22; "Indians and Rusticators," through Dec. 29.



Biddeford Art Walk, various venues throughout downtown and in the mills, Biddeford. 5 to 8 p.m. Friday.

Dudley Zopp: "Warp Weights," watercolors and pencil drawings, CRAFT Gallery, Rockland. Opening reception, 5 to 8 p.m. Friday. Through July 5.

"Spring Group Show," multiple artists, Caldbeck Gallery, Rockland. Opening reception, 5 to 8 p.m. Friday. Through June 16.

"Passages," the art of Winslow Myers, Yvette Torres Fine Art, Rockland. 332-4014. Opens Friday. Through June 24.

Karen Tuskinski: New Paintings, Gleason Fine Arts, Boothbay Harbor. 633-6849. Opening reception, 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday. Through June 23.

Matt Barter and Mike Stiler: "Jonesport to Monhegan," Littlefield Gallery, Winter Harbor. Reception, 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday. Through June 30.

"Coast and Country," works by five local artists, Old Post Office Gallery, Georgetown. 371-2015. Opening reception, 4 to 6 p.m. Saturday. Through Sept. 3.

"Fine Art Furniture," work by Paul Leddy, Karole Moe and Francine Schrock; Sharpe Gallery, Kennebunk. Opening reception, 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday.

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