July 24, 2013

Art and Theater Listings

Classical music, dance, theater, art museums and galleries

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Charis Leos plays Mama Rose in “Gypsy” at the Maine State Music Theatre in Brunswick.

Audra Hatch photo

Maine State Museum, Augusta: "Maine Voices from the Civil War," letters, documents, diaries, sketches, paintings, flags and other objects from the Civil War period, through May 2015. mainestatemuseum.org

Cramer Museum, Rockport: Edna St. Millay exhibit, photographs, letters and Millay family mementos, through Aug. 31. 236-2257.

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. penobscotmarinemuseum.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 and Sean Downey, "Travel in My Borrowed Lives"; and young curators, "Lightscapes"; through Sept. 21. umma.umaine.edu

• ART GALLERIES

OPENINGS/RECEPTIONS

Marcia Annenberg: "News/Not News," Maine Art Gallery, Wiscasset. maineartgallery.org. Reception, 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday. Through Aug. 23.

"Four in Progress," works by Brian Braley, Jamie Ribisi-Braley, Bob Matus and Nancy Keenan Barron, Cushing Historical Society. 588-6150. Friday to Sunday.

"Art Without Borders," painting, photography, digital art, printmaking, collage and assemblage, Constellation Gallery, Portland. constellationart.com. Opens Friday. Through Aug. 16.

Sallie Findlay, Karen Munson and Debra Spaulding: "Hidden Histories," abstract, naturally dyed and stitched figures plus textile works, Maine Fiberarts, Topsham. mainefiberarts.org. Opening reception, 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday. Through Aug. 29.

Patricia Wheeler, mixed-media paintings, Aarhus Gallery, Belfast. aarhusgallery.com. Opens Tuesday. Through Sept. 1.

"A Mountain Rises: The Art of Katahdin," historic and contemporary works of art that represent Mount Katahdin and the surrounding region, University of New England Art Gallery, Portland. une.edu/artgallery. Opening reception, 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday. Through Oct. 27.

David Driskell: "Reflections Within Form," Greenhut Galleries, Portland. greenhutgalleries.com. Opening reception, 5 to 7 p.m. Aug. 1. Through Aug. 31.

Maurice Freedman, recently required work, Greenhut Galleries, Portland. greenhutgalleries.com. Opens Aug. 1. Through Aug. 31.

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