“Flyby” installation by Freddy Lafage, Perimeter Gallery at Chase’s Daily, 96 Main St. Through April 11.

“Food for Thought 2,” group show, Maine Farmland Trust Gallery, 97 Main St. Through April 16.

“Grid Works” group show, noon to 6 p.m. Thursdays through Sundays and by chance or appointment, Åarhus Gallery, 50 Main St. FMI: 338-0001. Through May 1.

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.

Open Studio for Randy Fein’s “Above and Beyond” clay relief mural, 4 to 7 p.m. April 9, Room 428, The Belfast Center, High and Field streets. Celebratory refreshments will be served.

“The Other Side of the World — Images of China and Japan,” photographs by Betsy Headley, in Kramer Gallery of Belfast Free Library, 106 High St. FMI: 338-3884. Through April 30.

“Recycling Abstract,” new work by Eric Leppanen, Revival Salon, 33 Main St. FMI: 338-4995. Through April 30.

“Roadside 2010,” new paintings by Eric Leppanen, Belfast Co-op, 123 High St. Through April 29. Reception/wine tasting: 7-9 p.m. April 9.

“RSU 2 — Art Educators,” work by 10 Waldo County art teachers, H. Allen and Sally Fernald Art Gallery at the University of Maine’s Hutchinson Center, Route 3. FMI: 338-8049. Through April 30.

“Taking Wing,” annual Branching Out Mentoring Project collaborations, in Clifford Gallery (through April 23); “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.

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.


Waterfront images from the 1920s, ’30s, and ’40s by Elmer Montgomery, Jean Picker Room, Camden Public Library, Atlantic Avenue. Through April 30. Part of library’s Maritime Month.


Art at the Grill: “Painting in Community” four-woman show, Damariscotta Grill, Main Street/Business Route 1. Through May 17.

Masters’ class work and ceramics by Lincoln Academy art students, River Arts, 170 Main St./Business Route 1. FMI: 563-1507. Opens with 5-7 p.m. reception April 9; through April 23.

“Spring Sampler,” work from the art committee, gallery near main entrance of Miles Memorial Hospital, River Road. FMI: 563-5780. Through May 7.


“Horizons: Views of Penobscot Bay,” work by Brita Holmquist and Herbert Parsons, 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays; 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays; and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sundays, Archipelago Fine Arts, the Island Institute’s art gallery, 386 Main St. FMI: 596-0701. Through June 25.

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 30.

Pillow Tree rag dolls by Jessica Funston, Good Tern Natural Foods Co-Op, 750 Main St. Through April 30.

“Real and Abstract: Contemporary Art from the Farnsworth” in Morehouse Wing (through 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); “Arnold Newman” photography in Craig Gallery (through Aug. 8); 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.

“Wall Art” by Sandra Clement, Linda Leach and Debra Thuss, Garage Gallery of Eastern Tire & Auto Service, 70 Park St. FMI: 789-5430. Through mid-May.

Work by Nancy Benner and Albie Davis in first-floor hallway of Lincoln Street Center for Arts and Education, 24 Lincoln St.


“A Gathering of Artists” small group show, The Personal Bookshop, 144 Main St./Route 1. FMI: 354-8058. Through April 30.

Recent paintings by Muriel Digirolamo, Thomaston Café, 154 Main St. Through May 31.


“The Blink of an Eye: Drawings and Other 2-Dimensional Experimentations” by Mark Kelly, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. weekdays and 1 to 5 p.m. Saturdays, Leonard R. Craig Gallery at Unity College, 90 Quaker Hill Road. FMI: 748-3131, ext. 239. Through April 9.


“Conversations with the Moon,” recent work by Jane Herbert, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays and by appointment, Tidemark Gallery, 902 Main St./Route 220. Through April 30.


Sixth annual Student Art Show, Gibbs Library, 40 Old Union Road in the village. FMI: 845-2663. Through April 30.

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