“Redacted,” paintings and drawings by Ahmed Alsoudani, Iraqi artist and MECA graduate, through Feb. 2; “American Vision: Photographs from the Collection of Owen and Anna Wells,” 40 photographs provide an extraordinary survey of 20th-century American photography, through Feb. 23. Portland Museum of Art, 7 Congress Square Plaza. portlandmuseum.org.

“The Wonderful World of Oz,” exhibition drawn from the world’s most comprehensive collection of Oz materials, based in Maine, through March 30; “American Treasures: Visions of the Land and Sea,” through Feb. 2. Farnsworth Art Museum, 16 Museum St., Rockland. farnsworthmuseum.org.

“The Lunder Collection,” works by Whistler, Homer, O’Keefe and many more American masters, plus “Spaces and Places” and “American Weathervanes.” Colby College Museum of Art, 5600 Mayflower Hill Drive, Waterville. Through June 8. colby.edu/museum.

“Regarding the Forces of Nature: From Alma Thomas to Yayoi Kusama,” selection of works by distinguished women artists, through March 9; “A World of Objects,” small and rarely seen objects from diverse collections, through June 8. Bowdoin College Museum of Art, 9400 College Station, Brunswick. bowdoin.edu/art-museum.

Deborah Klotz, “Traces,” prints and sculptures, Maine Jewish Museum, 267 Congress St., Portland. mainejewishmuseum.org. Through Feb. 21.


“Underfoot: Footwear, Hooked Rugs, In the Cellar and Below Decks,” Penobscot Marine Museum, 5 Church St., Searsport. Through Feb. 22. penobscotmarinemuseum.org.

“Just What You’ve Always Wanted,” paintings, photographs, mixed media and more. Elizabeth Moss Galleries, 251 U.S. Route 1, Falmouth. Through Sunday.

“Americans Who Tell the Truth,” portraits by Robert Shetterly, York Public Library, 15 Long Sands Road. Through Feb. 28. york.lib.me.us.

Michael Vickery, “Progressions in Time and Space: Traditional and 3D-printed Media,” University of New England Campus Center, Biddeford. Through Wednesday.

First Anniversary Show, paintings and photography by established local and emerging artists. The DaVinci Experience Art Gallery, 267 Falmouth Road, Falmouth. davinciexperience.com. Ends Thursday.

Joe Guertin: “A Graphic Designer Remembered,” Art Gallery, University of New England, 716 Stevens Ave., Portland. une.edu/artgallery. Through Jan. 26.


Southern Maine Community College Student Exhibition, self-portraits in charcoal. Portland Public Library, Main Branch, 5 Monument Square. portlandlibrary.com. Through Jan. 31.

Portraits of Recently Extinct Birds of the Eastern United States by Jada Fitch, The Green Hand Bookshop, 661 Congress St., Portland. greenhandbooks.blogspot.com. Through Feb. 4.

Small Works Holiday Show, art by more than 60 artists. Yarmouth Frame and Gallery, 336 Main St., Yarmouth. yarmouthframeandgallery.com. Through Jan. 31.

“Our Beautiful Planet,” photography by George Petkov. Grapheteria Gallery, 143 Kennebec St., Portland. thegrapheteria.com. Through Jan. 31.

“Revision,” Matthew Demers and Allison McKeen. Monkitree, 263 Water St., Gardiner. monkitree.com. Through Feb. 1.

James Seavey: “Water, Metal, Image,” free spun aluminum vessels, watercolors and photographs. Daunis Fine Jewelry, 616 Congress St., Portland. daunis.com. Through Feb. 28.


Betty Lathrop, silk artist. Just Us Chickens Gallery, 16A Shapleigh Road (Route 236), Kittery. justuschickens.net. Through Jan. 31.

Photography by David Sullivan, Wells Public Library, 1434 Post Road. wells.lib.me.us/wells.

Student Exhibition, Kate Cheney Chappell ’83 Center for Book Arts, Pope-Cheney Art Studio at The Wishcamper Center, University of Southern Maine, 34 Bedford St., Portland. usm.maine.edu/bookarts. Through February.

John Goodman’s “Black White + Blue,” photographs of boxers, Boston Ballet dancers backstage and the streets of Havana. PhoPa Gallery. Through Feb. 22.

Kelly Ufkin, paintings, Mainely Frames and Gallery, 541 Congress St., Portland. Through Jan. 31.



“Rumpelstiltskin,” seeking actors ages 8 to 17 for an original musical adaptation for young audiences. Children’s Museum and Theater of Maine, 142 Free St., Portland. kitetails.org. 3 to 5 p.m. Thursday.


Portland Rossini Club concert, club members will play Beethoven’s Sonata for Piano and Cello, Op. 69; Mozart’s Four-Hand Sonata in F; Schubert’s Divertissement a la Hongroise; Haydn’s String Quartet in F Minor, Op. 20; and Chopin’s Fantasy in F Minor. $10, $5 seniors, students free. Cathedral Church of St. Luke, 143 State St., Portland. rossiniclub.org. 3 p.m. Sunday.

“Carols in the Round,” performed by the Mount View High School Chamber Singers, free will donation, United Christian Church, 30 Searsmont Road, Lincolnville Center. 4 p.m. Sunday.


“Rhapsody in Blue,” presented by Mahoosuc Arts Council, new choreography by Art Moves for a multimedia project inspired by Gershwin; show includes the work of visual artist Nikki Millonzi and area students. $15; students free. Gould Academy (Bingham Auditorium), 45 Church St., Bethel. mahoosucarts.org. 7 p.m. Tuesday.


AudioBody, featuring an explosive mix of sibling rivalry, technological mishaps, relentless comedy, full-body contortion, juggling, LED light shows and upbeat music by The Tardy Brothers. $20; $12 for 12 and under. The Freeport Theater of Awesome, 5 Depot St. theaterofawesome.com. 7:30 p.m. Friday, 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Saturday.

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