Wednesday, December 11, 2013
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“Night Sky Loft,” 1972-73 oil on linen by Lois Dodd, from “Catching the Light,” the exhibition of her work continuing through April 7 at the Portland Museum of Art.
D. James Dee photo courtesy of Portland Museum of Art
Saco Museum: "I My Needle Ply with Skill: Maine Schoolgirl Needlework of the Federal Era," needlework of the 18th and 19th centuries, through Saturday. dyerlibrarysacomuseum.org
Brick Store Museum, Kennebunk: "47 Years at the Super Bowl: What It Means to Be in the 'Never Miss a Super Bowl Club,' " objects from the personal collection of Don Crisman, through March 30. brickstoremuseum.org
Bates College Museum of Art, Lewiston: Robert S. Neuman's "Ship to Paradise," depictions by a Mount Desert Island artist of humankind's vices and worldly conceits; "Intermezzi: Opus IV," prints by German artist Max Klinger; and "Color at the Center," textile installations by Fransje Killaars (also at Museum L-A/Bates Mill #1), through March 22. bates.edu/museum/exhibitions
Colby College Museum of Art, Waterville: "Rediscoveries 4: Comedy, Seriously," art that engages comedy and seriousness at once, and Alex Katz, "A Matter of Light," prints, drawings and paintings from the permanent collection, 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; "American Treasures: Small Treasures," small-scale work from the museum collection, through Dec. 29. farnsworthmuseum.org
Abbe Museum, Bar Harbor: "N'tolonapemk: Our Relatives' Place," archeological exhibits and stories of the Passamaquoddy, through October; "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: Michael Crouser, "Dog Run," gelatin silver prints; Robert Rivers, "The Promised Land," drawings; Candice Ivy, "Honey From the Belly of the Lion," site-specific installation with video and sculptural elements; and "Steve's Picks," favorite works by retiring museum registrar Stephen Ringle, through March 21. umma.umaine.edu
• ART GALLERIES
First Friday Art Walk, galleries and museums open for free, downtown Portland. creativeportland.com/arts/walk. 5 to 8 p.m. Friday.
"Constellation Vacation," multimedia by various artists, Constellation Gallery, Portland. constellationart.com. Opening reception, 5 to 8 p.m. Friday. Through March 26.
Lisa Dombek: Mixed Media/White Series, Katie Made Bakery, Portland. 771-0994. Opening reception, 5 to 8 p.m. Friday. Through March 30.
"Spring!", art by Henry Isaacs, Anne Ireland, Andrea Peters, Karen Tusinski and Carole Hanson, Gleason Fine Art, Portland. gleasonfineart.com. Opening reception, 5 to 8 p.m. Friday. Through April 26.
"A Stitch in Time," drawings by Gergana Rupchina, Harmon's & Barton's Gallery, Portland. harmonsbartons.com. Opening reception, 5 to 8 p.m. Friday. Through March 30.
"Made at Mayo," art by Leslie Anderson, Alex Bettigole, Ryan Fitzgerald, Martha Fournier and Amalia Guettinger, Mayo Street Arts, Portland. mayostreetarts.org. Opening reception with music by Gin Mill Julep, 5 to 8 p.m. Friday.
Anne Buckwalter: "Gone Along are the Animals," circus-inspired gouache paintings, plus "Moon Moves (So Slowly)," multi-media installation by Friendly Falcons, and "X-ray (SPACE)", window exhibition by Carly Glovinksi, Space Gallery, Portland. space538.org. First Friday reception, 5 to 8 p.m. Friday. Through March 29.
"Healing Works," art as therapy works by Toni Jo Coppa and Karen Merritt, Planned Parenthood of New England gallery, Portland. First Friday Art Walk reception, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Friday. Through March 31.
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