January 2, 2013

Art and Theater Listings

Classical music, dance, theater, auditions, art museums and galleries

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An exhibit of Dahlov Ipcar’s recent work is on display at the Maine Jewish Museum in Portland through Friday.

Maine Jewish Museum, Portland: Dahlov Ipcar, recent paintings, prints, giclee and books, through Friday. treeoflifemuseum.org

Museum of African Culture, Portland: "The Incarnation of Earthly Creations," Haitian art, through Jan. 30. museumafricanculture.org

Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Brunswick: "Fantastic Stories: The Supernatural in Nineteenth-Century Japanese Prints," through March 3; "In Printmaking ABC," master prints in memoriam of Bowdoin alumnus David P. Becker, through March 10. bowdoin.edu/art-museum

Maine Maritime Museum, Bath: "Ahead Full at Fifty: 50 Years of Collecting at Maine Maritime Museum," through May 26. mainemaritimemuseum.org

Colby College Museum of Art, Waterville: "Rediscoveries 4: Comedy, Seriously," art that engages comedy and seriousness at once, through March 30. colby.edu

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

Farnsworth Art Museum, Rockland: "Recent Acquisitions," newly acquired work by Georgia O'Keeffe, Arthur Dove, Rockwell Kent, Marguerite and William Zorach, Elaine de Kooning, Andrew and N.C. Wyeth, and more, through March 10; "Andrew Wyeth: Pencil Drawings and Watercolor Sketches," through April 7; "Decorating the Everyday: Popular Art from the Farnsworth," furniture, paintings, textiles and toys reflecting mainly 19th- and early 20th-century regional life in Maine and New England, through Sept. 22. farnsworthmuseum.org

Abbe Museum, Bar Harbor: "N'tolonapemk: Our Relatives' Place," archeological exhibits and stories of the Passamaquoddy, through October. abbemuseum.org

Penobscot Marine Museum, Searsport: "Keeping Warm," 19th-century quilts and 19th- and early 20th-century winter clothing, toys, sports equipment and historic photos of Maine in winter, through Feb. 24. 548-2529.

University of Maine (Museum of Art), Bangor: Alan Bray, "At the Edges," paintings; Mayumi Sarai, "Ring Cycle," carved wooden sculptures; and Susan Jane Belton, "What's Yours," oil on panel portraits; through Saturday. umma.umaine.edu

• ART GALLERIES

OPENINGS/RECEPTIONS

First Friday Art Walk, galleries and museums open for free, downtown Portland. 5 to 8 p.m. Friday.

Diane Hudson: "Travels with Eddie and Other Surprises," plus "Visual Whispers" by Dan Dow, Addison Woolley Gallery, Portland. addisonwoolley.com. Opening reception, 5 to 8 p.m. Friday. Through Jan. 26.

"Still Dancing with Dance," dance photography by Arthur Fink with live dancers, Arthur Fink Studio, Portland. 615-5722. 5 to 8 p.m. Friday.

Michael Heiko: "Why I Moved to Maine," Harmon's & Barton's Gallery, Portland. harmonsbartons.com. Opening reception, 5 to 8 p.m. Friday. Through Jan. 31.

"Prints: Breaking Boundaries," work of 35 Maine artists who use new techniques and materials, presented by Center for Maine Contemporary Art, Portland Public Library (Lewis Gallery). cmcanow.org. Artists' reception, 5 to 8 p.m. Friday. Through Feb. 23.

"Emergent," installation by Rebecca FitzPatrick and Petra Simmons, Rose Contemporary, Portland. rosecontemporary.com. Opens Friday. Through Jan. 26.

"New Year: Works by Gallery Artists," Richard Boyd Gallery, Peaks Island. richardboydpottery.com. Opening reception, 5 to 8 p.m. Friday. Through Feb. 17.

Florence Nellie Holland: "Honest and Catkins: A Life's Work of Beauty," Kennebunk Free Library. kennebunklibrary.org. Opening reception, 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. Saturday. Through Jan. 31.

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Portland Public Library: "The Sea Within Us: Iconically Maritime in Fashion and Design," presented by Maine Maritime Museum, through June 14. portlandlibrary.com

University of Southern Maine Osher Map Library, Portland: "Iconic America: The U.S. Outline as National Symbol," through Feb. 28. usm.maine.edu/maps

Coleman Burke Gallery at Port City Music Hall, Portland: Zachary Field, "Elemental Equanimity," art installation, through Friday. colemanburke.com

Constellation Gallery, Portland: "The Art for the Holidays: Gifts that Give Forever," through Jan. 16. constellationart.com

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