Wednesday, March 12, 2014
• CLASSICAL MUSIC
Doug Varone and Dancers return to the Bates Dance Festival on Thursday and Saturday.
Photo by Cylla von Tiedemann
“Shrek: The Musical” is on stage at the Arundel Barn Playhouse through Aug. 3.
Dick Morin photo
Bowdoin International Music Festival, artists of Tomorrow Community Concert: Chamber music of all periods, Bowdoin College, Studzinski Recital Hall, Brunswick. $10. bowdoinfestival.org. 7:30 p.m. Thursday.
International Music Arts Institute Presents 2013 Chamber Music Festival, Bion Cram Library, Fryeburg. $15, $10 seniors and students. imaifestival.org. 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Friday and Saturday.
VentiCordi Chamber Music, Concert I: music for winds and strings, $5 for 18 and under, South Congregational Church, Kennebunkport. $20, $15 seniors,. VentiCordi.com. 7:30 p.m. Thursday.
2013 Kneisel Hall Chamber Music Festival, Program Five: Works by Brahms, Martinu and Schubert, Kneisel Hall, Blue Hill. $15 to $30. kneisel.org. 7:30 p.m. Friday, 4 p.m. Sunday. Through Aug. 25.
Bowdoin International Music Festival, Festival Fridays Concert: Music by Dvorak, Brahms and Bax, Brunswick High School, Crooker Theatre, Brunswick, $40. bowdoinfestival.org. 7:30 p.m. Friday.
Bowdoin International Music Festival, artists of Tomorrow Concert: Chamber music of all periods, Bowdoin College, Studzinski Recital Hall, Brunswick, $10. bowdoinfestival.org. 7:30 p.m. Sunday.
Bowdoin International Music Festival, Sebasco Harbor Resort, Phippsburg. Free. bowdoinfestival.org. Bowdoin Festival Extra Concert: Chamber music, 8 p.m. Sunday.
Bowdoin International Music Festival, Monday Sonatas Concert: Music by Brahms, Prokofiev and Sicong, Bowdoin College, Studzinski Recital Hall, Brunswick, $40. bowdoinfestival.org. 7:30 p.m. Monday.
Sebago-Long Lake Music Festival 2013, "Passion Di Italia," Fryeburg Academy, Leura Hill Eastman Performing Arts Center. sebagomusicfestival.org. 7:30 p.m. Monday.
Bowdoin International Music Festival, artists of Tomorrow Concert: Chamber music of all periods, Freeport Community Center. Free. bowdoinfestival.org. 2 p.m. Tuesday.
Bowdoin International Music Festival, artists of Tomorrow Concert: Chamber music of all periods, Bowdoin College, Studzinski Recital Hall, Brunswick. $10. bowdoinfestival.org. 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.
Sebago-Long Lake Music Festival 2013, "Passioni di Italia," Deertrees Theatre, Harrison, $25, 21 and under free. sebagomusicfestival.org. 7:30 p.m. Tuesday. Through Aug. 13.
DaPonte String Quartet, works by Haydn, Adams and Borodin, Centennial Hall, Harpswell, $25. daponte.org. 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.
PORTopera's Production of Giacomo Puccini?"La Boheme," Merrill Auditorium, Portland. $41 to $105. porttix.com. 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.
Bowdoin International Music Festival, Community Concert: Chamber music, Portland Public Library. Free. bowdoinfestival.org. 2 p.m. Wednesday.
Bowdoin International Music Festival, Wednesday Upbeat Concert! Music by Smetana, Bermel, Schoenfield and Suk, Bowdoin College, Studzinski Recital Hall, Brunswick. $40. bowdoinfestival.org. 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.
DaPonte String Quartet, works by Haydn, Adams and Borodin, Union Church, South Bristol. $25. daponte.org. 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.
Bowdoin International Music Festival, Gamper Festival of Contemporary Music concert, Bowdoin College (Studzinski Recital Hall), Brunswick, $10. bowdoinfestival.org. 7:30 p.m. July 25.
Sebago-Long Lake Music Festival 2013, "Stories in Music," Oxford Hills Comprehensive High School Auditorium, South Paris. $4, $2 children. sebagomusicfestival.org. 1 p.m. July 25.
The Midcoast Brass Quintet, Camden Ampitheatre. Free. 236-3440. 7 p.m. July 25.
DaPonte String Quartet, works by Haydn, Adams and Borodin, St. Columba's Episcopal Church, Boothbay Harbor. $25. daponte.org. 7:30 p.m. July 25.
Bates Dance Festival, Doug Varone and Dancers: new and revived masterworks, Bates College, Schaeffer Theatre, Lewiston. $12 to $25. batesdancefestival.org. 7:30 p.m. Thursday and Saturday.
Folk Dance Brunswick, world music and dance from the Balkans, Israel, northern Europe and around the globe, many dances taught, no partner needed, People Plus, Brunswick. $8, $5 students and seniors. 200-7577. 6:30 to 9 p.m. Friday.
Bowdoinham Dance Series Contradance, music by Jessie & Greg Boardman, Bowdoinham Town Hall, Bowdoinham, $9. 666-3090. Beginners workshop at 7:30 p.m. dance at 8 p.m. Saturday.
Bates Dance Festival, "Show and Tell:" Bebe Miller Company, Bates College, Schaeffer Theatre, Lewiston. Free. batesdancefestival.org. 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.
"Young Frankenstein," musical comedy based on classic Mel Brooks film, Ogunquit Playhouse. $39 to $78. ogunquitplayhouse.org. 8 p.m. Thursday and Friday, 8:30 p.m. Saturday 2 p.m. Sunday, 8 p.m. Tuesday, 2:30 and 8 p.m. Wednesday and July 25. Through July 27.
"The Sound of Music," classic musical, Hackmatack Playhouse, Berwick. $25; $23 for seniors ($20 on Thursdays); $10 for students under age 20. hackmatack.org. 2 and 8 p.m. Thursday, 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 8 p.m. July 25.
"The 39 Steps," fast-paced comedic sendup and homage to thrillers and film noire, based on the classic Hitchcock film, Freeport Performing Arts Center. $10 advance-$15 day of show. fcponline.org. 7:30 p.m. Thursda.
"The Music Man," musical, Schoolhouse Arts Center, Standish, $18, $16 seniors and students. schoolhousearts.org. 7:30 p.m. Thursday, 7:30 p.m. Friday, and Saturday, 5 p.m. Sunday,, 7:30 p.m. July 25. Through Aug. 4.
The Originals Present "Adrift in Macao," parody of film noir movies, Saco River Theatre, Buxton. $22, $20 seniors and students, Thursdays are pay-what-you-can. sacorivertheatre.org. 7:30 p.m. Thursday.
Fenix Theatre Co. Presents Shakespeare's "Romeo and Juliet," Deering Oaks, Portland. Free. fenixtheatre.com. 6:30 p.m. Thursday, 6:30 p.m. Friday, Saturday and July 25. Through Aug. 10.
"Gypsy," musical, Maine State Music Theatre, Brunswick. $43 to $51. msmt.org. 7:30 p.m. Thursday, 2 and 7:30 p.m. Friday, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, 2 and 7:30 p.m. Sunday and Tuesday, 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, 2 and 7:30 p.m. July 25. Through Aug. 3.
"Shrek: The Musical," New England premiere of comedy based on animated film, Arundel Barn Playhouse. $32 to $39. arundelbarnplayhouse.com. 8 p.m. Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Tuesday, 2 and 8 p.m. Wednesday, 8 p.m. July 25. Through Aug. 3.
Theater at Monmouth Presents Thornton Wilder's "Our Town," Pulitzer Prize-winning drama, Cumston Hall, Monmouth, $10 to $30. theateratmonmouth.org. 7:30 p.m. Thursday, 7:30 p.m. Friday, 1 p.m. Sunday, 7:30 p.m. Wednesday. Through Aug. 17.
"The 39 Steps," fast-paced comedic sendup and homage to thrillers and film noire, based on the classic Hitchcock film, Freeport Performing Arts Center. $10 advance; $15 day of show. fcponline.org. 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday. Through Aug. 4.
Patrick Dorow Productions Presents "The Rocky Horror Show," campy musical, Maine Street, Ogunquit. $25, 21-plus. patrickdorowproductions.com. 11:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Through Aug. 23.
"Spitfire Grill," musical drama, Northport Music Theater, Northport. $20 to $25. northportmusictheater.com. 7:30 p.m. Friday.
"9 to 5: The Musical," musical comedy based on the classic hit movie, City Theater, Biddeford. $20. citytheater.org. 8 p.m. Friday, 8 p.m. Saturday. Through Aug. 4.
The Originals Present "Adrift in Macao," parody of film noir movies, Saco River Theatre, Buxton, $22, $20 seniors and students, Thursdays are pay-what-you-can. sacorivertheatre.org. 7:30 p.m. Frida and Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday, 7:30 p.m. July 25. Through July 27.
Heartwood Theater Presents "The Legend of Jim Cullen," original production with music based on a legend from Northern Maine, set in 1873, Lincoln Academy, Parker B. Poe Theater, Newcastle. $20, $12 students. heartwoodtheater.org. 7:30 p.m. Friday, 7:30 p.m. Saturday. Through Aug. 3.
Theater at Monmouth Presents "The Velveteen Rabbit," family show, Cumston Hall, Monmouth. $15, $10 students. theateratmonmouth.org. 1 p.m. Saturday. Through Aug. 15.
Theater at Monmouth Presents "The Knight of the Burning Pestle," comedy, Cumston Hall, Monmouth, $10 to $30, $25 seniors, $20 students. theateratmonmouth.org. 7:30 p.m. Saturday. Through Aug. 16.
"The Spitfire Grill," musical drama, Northport Music Theater. $20 to $25. northportmusictheater.com. 7:30 p.m. Saturday, 3:30 p.m. Sunday. Through July 28.
Shakespeare Festival Presents "Twelfth Night," Bath Library Park. $15, $10 seniors and students, $5 for kids under 12. bathshakespeare.org. 7 p.m. Saturday, 7 p.m. Sunday, July 21. Through Aug. 4.
Theater at Monmouth Presents "The Taming of the Shrew," Shakespeare comedy, Cumston Hall, Monmouth, $28 to $30, $25 seniors, $20 students. theateratmonmouth.org. 7 p.m. Sunday. Through Aug. 18.
"Who?" one-man murder mystery; suspense, drama and comedic improv, Clay Hill Farm Restaurant, Cape Neddick. $15, with an a la carte menu. clayhillfarm.com. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Monday, Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday. Through Aug. 28.
The Naked Shakespeare Company Presents "Midsummer Merriment: A Sumputous Feast of Verse," performances comprised of comic scenes and speeches from Shakespeare's plays, Thomas Memorial Library, Cape Elizabeth. Free. thomasmemoriallibrary.org. 7 p.m. Tuesday. Through Aug. 20.
"Once On This Island," Caribbean celebration of music and dance with tale of love, loss and redemption, Boothbay Playhouse. $23, $19 for 17 and under. 633-3379. 8 p.m. Thursday.
Sanford Maine Stage Theatre Company Presents "Ancestral Voices," 1 woman, 1 man, 1 young man and 1 young boy needed, show dates in August, Gowen Park, Sanford. 324-8227. 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Thursday.
• ART MUSEUMS
Portland Museum of Art: "Shangaa: Art of Tanzania," first major exhibition in the U.S. to focus on the traditional arts of Tanzania, through Aug. 25; "A Taste of Modernism," 62 works from the William S. Paley Collection at the Museum of Modern Art in New York, through Sept. 8. portlandmuseum.org
Maine Historical Society/Longfellow House, Portland: "Patriotic Imagery," Union patriotic imagery from the Civil War, through Aug. 26; "This Rebellion: Maine and the Civil War," photographs, letters, maps, artifacts and memorabilia, through May 26, 2014. mainehistory.org
Maine Jewish Museum, Portland: Asherah Cinnamon, "Celebration, Tradition and Change," through Aug. 29. treeoflifemuseum.org
Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Brunswick: Per Kirkeby, career retrospective (paintings and sculpture), through Sunday; Katherine Bradford, "AUGUST," recent paintings with an ocean theme, through Sept. 1; "Maurice Prendergast: By the Sea," seaside work in Maine and elsewhere by Post-Impressionist painter, through Oct. 13. bowdoin.edu/art-museum.
Colby College Museum of Art: Waterville: "The Lunder Collection," "Spaces and Places" and "American Weathervanes," through June 8, 2014; 19th and 20th century art, Chinese Art and weathervanes from the late 19th century, through Sept. 10; "A Thing Alive: Modern Views from the Marin Collections," features work by John Marin, Berenice Abbott, Eugene Atget, Alfred Stieglitz and others, through September 29; "Nowhere But Here," art from the Alex Katz Foundation, works by Marsden Hartley, Arthur Dove, Eizabeth Murray, Ben Pier and several others through Jan. 5, 2014; Alex Katz: "A Matter of Light," 48 prints, drawings and paintings through Sept. 15; "Process & Place," exploring the design evolution of the Alfond-Lunder Family Pavilion, through Oct. 13. colby.edu/museum
Peary-MacMillan Arctic Museum, Bowdoin College, Brunswick: "Robert E. Peary and His Northern World," through Dec. 31; "Animal Allies: Inuit Views of the Northern World," through Jan. 6; "Spirits of Land, Air, and Water: Antler Carvings from the Robert and Judith Toll Collection," through Feb. 23. bowdoin.edu/arctic-museum
Maine Maritime Museum, Bath: "Beyond the Breakers: Lighthouses, Life-Saving and the U.S. Coast Guard," rarely seen artifacts, through Oct. 15; "That Flaunting Rag! Maine's Maritime War Against the Confederacy," through Dec. 1. mainemaritimemuseum.org
Saco Museum: "John Haley's Civil War," artifacts related to the Civil War including prints by Winslow Homer, decorative arts, weaponry, uniforms and more, through Nov. 10. dyerlibrarysacomuseum.org
Museums of Old York, York: "The Barrell Family Collection: A Return to York," highlights one of York's most distinguished early families, through Oct. 19. oldyork.org
Brick Store Museum, Kennebunk: "To Sea: The Maritime Heritage of the Kennebunks," marine art, artifacts and archival materials; and "The Tourist of 1913," costumes, artifacts and more, through Sept. 14. brickstoremuseum.org
Ogunquit Museum of American Art: "Sixty Works -- 60 Years," 60 of the most important works from the permanent collection; and "Henry Strater: A Life in Art," family photos and artwork, through Oct. 31; "Andy Warhol: American Icon" 50-60 photographic images, never before shown in public, and original works of art by Warhol borrowed from other Museums and the Hackett collection, through Sept. 1. ogunquitmuseum.org
Farnsworth Art Museum, Rockland: "Stories of the Land and Its People," the history of midcoast communities through art, through Sept. 1; "Decorating the Everyday: Popular Art from the Farnsworth," items reflecting mainly 19th- and early 20th-century regional life in Maine and New England, through Sept. 22; Andrew Wyeth, "Her Room," 1963 tempera painting accompanied by pencil and watercolor studies, through Nov. 17; "Every Picture Tells a Story: N.C. Wyeth illustrations from the Brandywine River Museum," "American Treasures: Small Treasures," small-scale work from the museum collection, 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," paintings of Maine ocean scenes and coastlines, through Feb. 2. farnsworthmuseum.org
Abbe Museum, Bar Harbor: "InDivisible: African-Native American Lives in the Americas," Smithsonian exhibition exploring race, culture and integration into American society, through Aug. 4; "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
Penobscot Marine Museum, Searsport: "For Those in Peril: Shipwrecks, Memorials, and Rescues," interactive exhibits, marine art, portraits, photographs and models, through Oct. 20. penobscot marinemuseum.org
L.C. Bates Museum, Hinckley: "Gift of Glacier: The Maine Landscape," paintings by 23 Maine artists, through Oct. 15. gwh.org/lcbates
University of Maine Museum of Art, Bangor: Emily Trenholm, "Monhegan: A New Perspective"; Joanne Freeman, "Three Chords"; Rachelle Agundes & Sean Downey, "Travel in My Borrowed Lives"; and young curators, "Lightscapes"; through Sept. 21. umma.umaine.edu Cramer Museum, Rockport: Edna St. Millay Exhibit, photographs, letters and Millay family mementos, through Aug. 31. 236-2257.
• ART GALLERIES
Jane Dahmen "Through the Trees," Gleason Fine Art, Boothbay Harbor. gleasonfineart.com. Opening Reception, 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday
Carole Hanson: Small Kingdom, Gleason Fine Art, Boothbay Harbor. gleasonfineart.com. Opening Reception, 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday.
"News/Not News" Marcia Annenberg, Maine Art Gallery, Wiscasset. maineartgallery.org. Opening Reception, 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday.
Window Waterhouse Paint, Rae Ingwerson, Julia Einstein, G Bud Swenson and Tim Dowling, The Hive, Kennebunk. thehivekennebunk.com. Opening Reception, 5 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday.
Pascal Hall, Rockport: "Praxis" New Work by Jesse Gillespie. 236-4272. Thursday.
"Archive Fever," retrospective exhibit celebrating the acts of making and collecting Whatnot Gallery, Spindleworks, Brunswick. spindleworks.org. Opens Thursday, through Aug. 2.
"Surf & Turf," seascapes, landscapes, sculpture, jewelry and more created on the coast of Maine, Irvine Gallery at River Tree Arts, Kennebunk. rivertreearts.org. Opening Reception, 5 to 7 p.m. Friday.
University of Southern Maine (Osher Map Library), Portland: "Torn in Two: 150th Anniversary of the Civil War," traveling exhibition, through Aug. 22. usm.maine.edu/maps
Harmon's & Barton's Gallery, Portland: "Two If By Sea...", water views and transportation unique to coastal Maine, through July 31. harmonsbartons.com
PhoPa Gallery, Portland: Barbara Putman, "Printmakers in Conversation," woodcuts, through Aug. 10. phopagallery.com
Space Gallery, Portland: Natalie Lanese, "Popscapes," collage and pop patterns, through Aug. 16. space538.org
Rose Contemporary, Portland: Adriane Herman, "Finish Lines," clay-burning art, through Aug. 10. rosecontemporary.com
University of New England (Art Gallery), Portland: annual sculpture garden invitational with 10 artists, through Oct. 31. une.edu/artgallery
Fogg Lighting, Portland: Emily Trenholm, "Light Moves," through Aug. 6; "Dirigo," Third Women Pioneers Exhibition, works of 18 artists who embody Maine's motto "I Lead," through Sunday.. 797-7568.
Gleason Fine Art, Portland: Tim Christensen, "Drawing on Porcelain" and Kevin Beers, "Monhegan Island," through July 27; Timothy Brooke, "Out of Africa," through Aug. 17. 699-5599.
Portland Public Library (Lewis Gallery): "Animal Dreams," group exhibition exploring the relationships between humans and animals, through July 27. portlandlibrary.com
Constellation Gallery, Portland: "Studies of Portland," work by Maine Artists Collective artists, through Monday; Ann Tracy: "Figuratively Speaking," featuring both male and female photographic figure studies and dance photographs through Aug. 3. constellationart.com
Daunis Fine Jewelry, Portland: "LOVE of ME," photographs that capture the beauty of Maine, through Aug. 31. daunis.com
Mayo Street Arts, Portland: Kimberly Convery, "Pity the Clouds," fine art drawings, through Aug. 31.
Green Hand Bookshop, Portland: "Fuzzy Allotropes 3: A Face is a Place," original pen and ink by Michael Connor, through July 31. 253-6808.
3Fish Gallery, Portland: Robert Saunders, "Having Said That," 3D pieces, through July 27. 3fishgallery.com
Greenhut Galleries, Portland: Robert Hamilton "You Might As Well Fly," modernist painter, through July 27. greenhutgalleries.com
Macpage LLC, South Portland: "Still-Life and Objects," more than 50 paintings, photographs and sculptures by Maine artists, through Aug. 30. 523-3381.
Richard Boyd Gallery, Peaks Island: Jeanne O'Toole Hayman, "Spectrum," oil paintings, through July 30. richardboydpottery.com
Elizabeth Moss Galleries, Falmouth: Rick Green, "Topographical Landscapes," encaustic paintings, through Thursday; "Surface, Light and Structure," work by Frances Hynes, Richard Keen and Lyle Salmi, through July 21. elizabethmossgalleries.com
Yarmouth Frame Shop and Gallery: "Summer Light," landscapes and seascapes by John Bowdren, William Hallett, Bobbi Heath, Sandi Ste. George and Neil Wyrick, through July 31. 846-7777.
Skyline Farm Carriage Museum, North Yarmouth: "100 Years of Acadia National Park's Carriage Roads," through Aug. 18. skylinefarm.org
Frost Gully Gallery, Freeport: Tom Glover, paintings, through Aug. 25. frostgullygallery.com
Coleman Burke Gallery (Fort Andross), Brunswick: Emilie Stark-Menneg, "Shake that Bird," through July 26. colemanburke.com
ICON Contemporary Art, Brunswick: Tom Chapin, sculpture; Kate Beck, graphite drawings; and Ellen Golden, ink drawings, through Aug. 3. 725-8157.
Centre St. Art Gallery, Bath: Watercolors by Evelyn Dunphy, through Monday; "Puffin Dialogues," oil paintings by Lea Peterson, through Aug. 24. 442-0300.
Old Post Office Gallery, Georgetown: "The Good Life in Maine", artists Barbara Bean, Cory Hart, Letty Husson, Lea Peterson and Sue Zimmerman and guest artists Denise Rankin and Annie Merrill, through Sept. 2.
Gleason Fine Art, Boothbay Harbor: Tim Christensen "Drawing on Porcelain," graffito images from nature on porcelain, through Aug. 17; Kevin Beers "Monhegan Island," through July 27; Jane Dahmen "Through the Trees," through Aug. 17; Timothy Brooke: "Out of Africa," oils of Kenya and its animal by Kenyan artist through Aug. 17; Carole Hanson: Small Kingdom, small-scale sculptures of animals, through Aug. 17. gleasonfineart.com
University of New England (Campus Center), Biddeford: "Now You See It, Now You Don't," provocative oil paintings by Anita Clearfield, through Aug. 5. 284-6394.
Engine, Biddeford Arts, Biddeford: "Three Point Perspective: The Van Campens of Maine," through July 20. feedtheengine.org
Wells Public Library: Summer group show, through July 31. 646-8181.
Fryeburg Academy (Palmina F. and Stephen S. Pace Galleries of Art): "The Harry Nadler Collection," 37 paintings by American modernist, through Sept. 2. fryeburgacademy.org
Harlow Gallery, Hallowell: Kennebec Valley Art Association, "The Vaughan Legacy," special exhibition celebrating the Vaughan family legacy in Hallowell, through July 27. harlowgallery.org
Barn Gallery, Ogunquit: "Regional Artists: An Open, Juried Show," featuring Michael Culver and Michael Palmer, through July 27. barngallery.org
The Hive, Kennebunk: "Window Waterhouse Paint," Rae Ingwerson, Julia Einstein, G Bud Swenson and Tim Dowling, through Aug. 18. thehivekennebunk.com
Kennebunk Free Library: Donald LaRochelle, "Coastal Maine & Inland New Hampshire by a Retired Engineer," through July 31. kennebunklibrary.com
Vance and Anne Morgan Gallery, Kittery: "One Community -- One Future," group exhibit, through Aug. 31. kitterycommunitycenter.org
Just Us Chickens Gallery, Kittery: Stephen Delaney, photography, through July 31. justuschickens.net
Aarhus Gallery, Belfast: Jaap Eduard Helder and Jody Johnstone, paintings and pottery, through July 28. aarhusgallery.com
Waterfall Arts, Belfast: "Richard Norton Belfast: 1978-1988 and Invitational," more than 100 of Norton's hand-printed, black-and-white photo-journalistic images of Belfast and Waldo County, through Aug. 23. waterfallarts.org
Savory Maine, Damariscotta: Hannah Ineson, representational paintings, through July 23. savorymainedining.com
Lyceum Gallery, Lewiston: "Through the Lens," photography exhibit and competition, through Aug. 2. lyceumgallery.com
L/A Arts Community Gallery, Lewiston: "First Slice of Cake: The Early Works of Dan Cake," through July 19. laarts.org
Harlow on the Circle Lobby Gallery, Augusta: Tom Ferrero, "Layers of Maine," through Aug. 23. harlowgallery.org
Wiscasset Bay Gallery: "Maine and America in the 20th Century," recent acquisitions of 20th-century American paintings and new works by contemporary New England artists, through Aug. 9. wiscassetbaygallery.com
Maine Art Gallery, Wiscasset: "Roads and Paths," realistic interpretations by Maine artists, through Sunday; "News/Not News" Marcia Annenberg, opens Tuesday, through Aug. 23; "Coastal Spirits," opens Tuesday, through Aug. 25. maineartgallery.org
Maine Media Gallery, Rockport: Kate Carter, "A Woman Observed," photographs, remembrances and writings about and by Carter, through July 27. mainemedia.edu/gallery
Haynes Galleries, Thomaston: Vincent Giarrano, "Truth and Beauty," and Linden Frederick, "Untold Stories," through July 27. haynesgalleries.com
PicassoWhat, Rockland: "Artistic Differences," group show, through July 31. 593-8109.
Asymmetrick Arts, Rockland: Eric Leppanen, "Afterlife," use of found and reclaimed paint to create pattern based-works, through July 26. 594-2020.
Caldbeck Gallery, Rockland: John Goodman, "Black White + Blue," photographs, through Aug. 10. caldbeck.com
Yvette Torres Fine Art, Rockland: Jim Condron, "I Quit," through July 28. yvettetorresfineart.com
Blue Water Fine Arts, Port Clyde: Barbara Ernst Prey: "The Print Show," Thursday. bluewaterfinearts.com
Sunnyfield Studio Gallery, West Newfield: "The Thread That Connects," fiber-themed group show, through July 28. sunnyfieldstudio.com
Frost Farm Gallery, Norway: "Explorations: A Duet Exhibition," paintings by Anne Richter and sculptural ceramics by Dan Greenfeld, through July 27. frostfarmgallery.com
Rangeley Outdoor Sporting Heritage Museum, Oquossoc: "Birds of Maine," paintings by Father Paul Plante, through July 30. 864-3091.
Fogg Lighting, Portland: Emily Trenholm: "Light Moves," paintings, through August 31. 797-7568.
Harmons & Bartons Gallery, Portland: "Two If By Sea...," water views and transportation unique to coastal Maine by Maine Artists Rivoli and Schrock and Friends, through July 31. harmonsbartons.com.
Gallery at Widgeon Cove, Harpswell: "Celebrating 25 Years, Past and Present," paintings, sculpture, jewelry and handmade paper, through Aug. 29. widgeoncove.com.
College of the Atlantic (Ethel H. Blum Gallery), Bar Harbor: Paintings by David Vickery and Sculpture by Blakeney Sanford, through Aug. 23. coa.edu.
Littlefield Gallery, Winter Harbor: "Nature and Nurture;" Kathleen Galligan and Russell Wray, through Aug. 6. littlefieldgallery.com.
Turtle Gallery, Deer Isle: Peter Kemble, Rebecca Goodale, James Wolfe and Stephen Yusko, graphic works, book arts, steel sculpture and fabricated metalwork, through Aug. 3. turtlegallery.com.
The Green Hand Bookshop, Portland: Fuzzy Allotropes 3: "A Face is a Place," original pen and ink pages of the new Asmwe comic, by Michael Connor, through July 31. 253-6808.
York Public Library, York: Judy Sowa "Fun With the Dutch," paintings, through Aug. 31. www.york.lib.me.us.
Harbor Square Gallery, Rockland: "Improvisations" An Exhibition of Paintings by William Crosby, through July 31. harborsquaregallery.com.
CRAFT Gallery, Rockland: "Birds, Bugs and Butterflies," featuring works from five Maine artists, through Aug. 10. craftonelm.com Perimeter Gallery, Belfast: Meghan Brady "Suitcase in My Hand," abstract paintings, through Aug. 25. 338-0555.
Carver Hill Gallery, Rockland: "Il Mio Mondo," paintings by Robert Boiardi, Giggi Gatti and Laura Balombini, through July 31. carverhillgallery.com.
Gold/Smith Gallery, Boothbay Harbor: Diana Young, retrospective of gouache and egg tempura paintings from the past 20 years, through July 31. 633-6252.
Goobies, Boothbay Harbor: Laura Bianchi, paintings; oil, tempera and acrylic, through Sept. 1. 633-7001.
Archipelago, Rockland: Jean Kigel "Views of the Maine Coast," watercolors and acrylics, through July 31. 596-0701.
Markings Gallery, Bath: "Creativity Galore," work by over 35 Maine artists in metal, clay, fiber, mixed media, glass and more, through Aug. 31. markingsgallery.com.
Irvine Gallery at River Tree Arts, Kennebunk: "Surf & Turf," seascapes, landscapes, sculpture, jewelry and more created on the coast of Maine, through Aug. 17. rivertreearts.org.