“A-crow-pella,” whimsical watercolor paintings by Glenn Felch, in Kramer Gallery of Belfast Free Library, 106 High St. FMI: 338-3884. Through Feb. 28.

“Cast and Found: the Art of Wooden Foundry Patterns, circa 1900″ exhibit of industrial design, in Clifford Gallery (through Feb. 26); “Empty Walls and Windows,” work for purchase organized by Abbie Shahn, in Corridor Gallery (ongoing), 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesdays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesdays through Fridays and by appointment, Waterfall Arts Belfast, 256 High St. FMI: 338-2222. “Cast & Found” proceeds benefit Waterfall Arts and Belfast Maskers. “Eco-Motion” information meeting: 10 a.m.-noon Feb. 20. Artist Lecture by Kenny Cole: 7 p.m. Feb. 22, $7/free for students.

“Flyby” installation by Freddy Lafage, Perimeter Gallery at Chase’s Daily, 96 Main St. Opens with 6-8 p.m. reception Feb. 38. Through April 11 (closed March 23-April 5).

“Food for Thought 2,” group show, Maine Farmland Trust Gallery, 97 Main St. Through April.

New work by Keith Maynard, David Johnson, Peg Worth, Ben Hall and Joanne Parent, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily, Parent Gallery, 92 Main St.

Photography exhibit focused on the Sheepscot River Headwaters in Montville, H. Allen and Sally Fernald Art Gallery at the University of Maine’s Hutchinson Center, Route 3. FMI: 338-8049. Through Feb. 28. Reception: for Janet Readfield: 3:30 p.m. Feb. 18.

Work by 20 Maine artists plus Aina Moja Shop of African art, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays, Working Art Gallery, 65 Main St. FMI: 338-4820.


“Art, Nature & Design,” nature-inspired sculptures by Antje Roitzsch, exhibition gardens of Merryspring Nature Center, Conway Road. FMI: 236-2239. Through the winter.

“Boats On Ice,” recent ice boating photos from local ponds and lakes, Bagel Café, 26 Mechanic St. Through March 31.

“Light and Ice, 2010,” ice sculpture photographs by Allison Lakin, Bagel Café, 26 Mechanic St., Camden. FMI: 236-2661. Through Feb. 27.

“Shadows & Reflection,” photography by Aquelidio Manuel Rodrigues, Jean Picker Room, Camden Public Library, Atlantic Avenue. Through Feb. 28.


Art at the Grill series: watercolors by Jan Kilburn and students, Damariscotta Grill, Main Street/Business Route 1. Feb. 23-April 5. Reception: 4-6 p.m. Feb. 25.

Bertil Whyman talk and discussion “Painting within your Comfort Zone” 3 p.m. Feb. 21, River Arts, 170 Main St./Business Route 1. FMI: 563-1507. Wine and cheese reception follows at 4 p.m.

Maine Art Gallery members show, first-floor lobby of First Bancorp, 223 Main St./Business Route 1. Through Feb. 27.

Oil and acrylic paintings by Denise Rankin, Bath Savings Institution, 8 Church St. FMI: 563-3116. Through Feb. 28.


“Cow-themed Catharsis,” photography by Kate Hassett, Good Tern Natural Foods Co-Op, 750 Main St. Through Feb. 28.

“Midcoast Maine — More than Meets the Eye,” photography from Photo Treks program, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, Julia’s Gallery for Young Artists at the Farnsworth Art Museum, corner of Elm and Union streets. FMI: 596-6457, ext. 146. Though March 7. Gallery talk: 3 p.m. Feb. 24.

Mid-winter opening, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays, Art Space Gallery, 342 Main St. Through Feb. 20.

Nine by Nine,” small-scale recent works by the Lively Ladies, Garage Gallery of Eastern Tire & Auto Service, 70 Park St. FMI: 789-5430. Through spring.

Oil paintings by Albie Davis, Rock City Books & Coffee, 328 Main St. FMI: 594-4123.

Photographs and hanging sculptures by Antje Roitzsch, Center for Health and Healing, 17 Masonic St. Through April.

“Real and Abstract: Contemporary Art from the Farnsworth” in Morehouse Wing (Feb. 20-May 16; “The State of Printmaking since 1940” in Crosman Gallery (through April 18); “Elegantly Attired: Victorian Apparel and Accessories in Coastal Maine” in Nevelson-Berliawsky Gallery (through April 18); “Andrew Wyeth Selections” in Hadlock and Wyeth Study Center galleries (through May 31); “Louise Nevelson” in Craig Gallery (through Dec. 31); and “Alex Katz – Early Paintings” in Library Gallery (through May 2), 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesdays through Sundays, Farnsworth Art Museum, 16 Museum St. Admission $12; $10 senior citizens or students older than 16; free younger than 17, museum members and all Rockland residents. FMI: 596-6457.

Recent aquatints by Bill Ronalds, Rock City Coffee Roasters, 254 Main St. FMI: 594-5688.

“What Does It Take to Heal?” group show, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. weekdays and by appointment, Jean B. Chalmers Art Gallery, second floor of Lincoln Street Center for Arts and Education, 24 Lincoln St. Opens with 4-7 p.m. reception Feb. 19; through Feb. 28.


“Celebrating the Studio Fellowship,” 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays, Messler Gallery of Center for Furniture Craftsmanship, Route et. FMI: 594-5611. Opens with 5-7 p.m. reception Feb. 19; through April 2.


“Watercolors & Metalwork by Maryfaith Morison,” Searsmont Town Library in the Searsmont Community Center, intersection of routes 131 and 173. Through March 5.


Comic book art, illustration and colorful Alternative Realism by D.C. McQueen, Josh Roberts and Jaime Marie D’Errico, Unity College Centre for the Performing Arts, 42 Depot St. FMI: 568-3147 or 948-7469. Through Feb. 28.


“Ralph Bush and Daniel Corey Paint Monhegan,” 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays and by appointment, Tidemark Gallery, 902 Main St. FMI: 832-5109. Through Feb. 27.

VillageSoup Art/Entertainment Editor Dagney Ernest can be reached at 207-594-4401 or by e-mail to