“After the Rain,” works in watercolor/gouache by Anne Kilham, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays (5 to 8 p.m. on Friday Art Walk nights), Maine Farmland Trust Gallery, 97 Main St. FMI: 338-6575. Through Aug. 31.

BelfastArts Friday Art Walk, 5 to 8 p.m. Fridays through Sept. 4, downtown art venues and on the streets.

“Camu-Lot: Curved Light,” collaborative art by Clarity, Belfast Co-op, 123 High St. Through July 30.

ECo-Motion interactive sculptures, downtown sidewalks and corners.

“An Emic Review,” oil paintings by Eric Darling, Roots & Tendrils, 2 Cross St. Through Aug. 1.

“Equine Images for the Soul,” photography by Caroline Samson, Beyond the Sea Gallery-Café, 74 Main St. FMI: 338-2100. Opens with pink champagne reception and book signing 5 to 8 p.m. July 23; through July 29.

“Gearheads,” interactive and moveable work, in Clifford Gallery (through Sept. 17); and “Empty Walls and Windows,” work for purchase organized by Abbie Shahn, in Corridor Gallery (ongoing), 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays and by appointment, Waterfall Arts Belfast, 256 High St. FMI: 338-2222.

“Limb to Limb,” photography by Charles Laurier Dufour, Galerie Dufour, 94 Main St. FMI: 338-6448. Through Aug. 16.

New paintings in Susan Tobey White’s Dancing the Night Away series plus new and in-progress work by White, Sheep Jones and Julie Cyr, High Street Studio & Gallery, 149 High St. FMI: 338-8990.

New works by gallery artists plus woodcuts by Gordon Bok, Parent Gallery, 92 Main St. FMI: 338-1553.

Pastels and paintings by Carolyn Caldwell, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays, Betts Gallery in The Belfast Framer, 96 Main St. FMI: 338-6465. Through July 31.

Photography by Brock Gordon featured 4:30 to 7 p.m. July 23, Out of the Woods, 48 Main St. FMI: 338-2692.

Pottery by guest artist George Pearlman plus gallery artists’ work, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily, Åarhus Gallery, 50 Main St. FMI: 338-0001. Through Aug. 1.

Sculpture, Drawing and Painting Student Exhibition, University of Maine’s Hutchinson Center, Route 3. FMI: 338-8002. Through Aug. 31.

“Shimmer & Shadow,” new oils by Becky Whight, plus work by other gallery artists, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sundays and Mondays; 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesdays; and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays (Fridays to 8 p.m.), First Light Gallery, High Street at Main. FMI: 338-3626. Through July 31..

“13 Stories: A Family Album,” prints by Joan Proudman, Kramer Gallery of Belfast Free Library, 106 High St. FMI: 338-3884, ext. 10. Through July 31.

Work by 24-plus 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.


“Kevin Beers: Summer and Winter on Monhegan Island” and “Anne-Emmanuelle Marpeau: The Seaman’s Secret,” Gleason Fine Arts, 31 Townsend Ave., Boothbay Harbor. FMI: 633-6849. Through Aug. 3.

New paintings by Laura Bianchi, Gold/Smith Gallery, 41 Commercial St., Boothbay Harbor. FMI: 633-6252. Through Aug. 10.

Sculpture exhibit by Carole Hanson, Squidge Liljeblad Davis and Lise Becu, Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens, Barter Island Road. FMI: 633-4333. Through Oct. 11


Art by Maine artists, Saltwater Artists Gallery, Route 130 across from the Bradley Inn. FMI: 677-2490.

Local artists’ paintings, sculpture and furniture, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Sundays, Round Pond Art Gallery, Route 32 at Backshore Road, Round Pond. FMI: 529-5704.

Work by 27 Maine artists, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily, Pemaquid Art Gallery, Lighthouse Park. FMI: 677-2752. Through Oct. 11.


“A Celebration Of Independence,” group show of gallery, returning and new artists, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. (or later) daily, Camden Falls Gallery, 5 Public Landing (also entrance through Maine Gathering, 8 Bay View St.). FMI: 470-7027. Through July 31.

Children’s Book Illustrator Art Show: third annual features work by Wade Zahares and Chris Van Dusen, Jean Picker Room of Camden Public Library, Atlantic Avenue. Through July 31.

“Iconic Maine,” works by Carol Rowan, 10 High Street, Route 1. Through Aug. 7.


Art at the Grill: “Painting Maine” group show, Damariscotta Grill, Main Street/Business Route 1. Through Aug. 8.

“Distinctive Views,” photographs from land and air by Lawreston Crute, Schooner Landing Restaurant & Marina, Main Street/Business Route 1 (on the waterfront). Through Columbus Day.

Inaugural benefit Azula International Jewelry show and sale, 5 to 7 p.m. July 22; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. July 23; and 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. July 24, atrium of Skidompha Library, Main Street/Business Route 1.

Members show, work by 105 Maine artists, River Arts, 170 Main St. FMI: 563-1507. Through July 23.

“Of Earth and Sky,” large oil paintings by Belva Ann Prycel, 2 to 5 p.m. daily, Damariscotta River Association’s Round Top Art Center,  Business Route 1. Through July 25.


“Recollections,” watercolors by Doreen Brown Cabot,” Waterman’s Community Center, Main Street. Through July 30.


“Alex Katz: New Work” (through Jan. 2) in Morehouse Wing; “Four in Maine: Site Specific” in- and outside (through Dec. 31); “Rug Hooking in Maine and Beyond” in Crosman Gallery (through Dec. 31); “Andrew Wyeth Summer Exhibition” in Hadlock and Wyeth Study Center galleries (through Oct. 31); “Arnold Newman” photography in Craig Gallery (through Dec. 31); “Louise Nevelson” (through Dec. 31) in James Gallery (Morehouse Wing); “Homer to Hopper: American Watercolors from the Farnsworth” (through Sept. 12) in Library Gallery; and “N.C. Wyeth: Poems of American Patriotism” (through Sept. 26) and “The Wyeths’ Wyeths” (through Dec. 31) in the Wyeth Center (Union Street), 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; free to all 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesdays and first Fridays through Oct. 1. FMI: 596-6457.

Birdhouse Bonanza artists reception and live auction, 6 to 9 p.m. July 24, second-floor Jean B. Chalmers Art Gallery of Lincoln Street Center for Arts and Education, 24 Lincoln St. Donations/proceeds go to Rockland Kiwanis and Lincoln Street Center children’s programs. FMI: Preceded by center artists open studios 5 p.m.

“A Bird’s Eye View: Journeying through 21st Century Climate Change,” multimedia collaboration of students from Matinicus Island School, Julia’s Gallery for Young Artists and Unity College, noon 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. Through Aug. 29.

Collaborative paintings by Clarity (Robert and Su.Sane Hake), noon to 5 p.m. Fridays and by appointment, Rougette Gallery, second floor of 340 Main St. FMI: 596-7979. Through July 23.

“Down By the River,” Lively Ladies benefit show for Georges River Land Trust, Garage Gallery of Eastern Tire & Auto Service, 70 Park St. FMI: 789-5430.

“Elemental & Bronze,” paintings by Mimo Gordon Riley and sculpture by Peter de Camp Haines, noon to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays and by appointment, Mulford Collectors Gallery, 313 Main St. FMI: 594-4775. Through July 29.

Featured artists’ work in Front Room plus work by 16 other member artists, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays, Art Space Gallery, 342 Main St. FMI: 594-8784. Through July 31.

“407 Runway” creative collaboration of designer Gianna Ida Short and photographer Nicole Marie Fuller, 5 to 9 p.m. July 24. Behind the Scenes Affair at 407 Studios and live models in windows of Asymmetrick Arts, 405 Main St., 5 to 7 p.m.; runway show at Asymmetrick Arts 7 to 8 p.m., followed by open studio at Nicole Marie Images, 407 Studios. Cost: $10 advance for all; $3 fashion show only; $5 at door fashion show only. FMI: (646) 807-8599. Advance tickets at 407 Studios, RHEAL Day Spa or

Grand opening collection of fine contemporary craft, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays; 1 to 5 p.m. Sundays; and by appointment, CRAFT, 12 Elm St. FMI: 594-0167.

“Inspiring Downeast,” photographs by Michael Kahn, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays (to 8 p.m. Fridays) and noon to 5 p.m. Sundays, Landing Gallery, 8 Elm St. FMI: 594-4544. Through Aug. 3.

“Old Friends,” new work by Gordon Bok, Imero Gobbato and Thomas O’Donovan, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays, Harbor Square Gallery Winter Street, 21 Winter St.; and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays, Harbor Square Gallery & The Muir Garden For Contemporary Sculpture, 374 Main St. FMI: 594-8700. Through Aug. 4.

Paintings by ChenSun Campbell and work in various media by Antje Roitzsch, Center for Health and Healing, 17 Masonic St.

Paintings by the late Lina Burley, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesdays through Sundays, Yvette Torres Fine Art, second floor at 313 Main St. FMI: 888-777-1077. Through Aug. 1.

“Project Tandem: two photographers, two bicycles, one 11,000 ride to document how Americans feel about the environment,” Asymmetrick Arts, 405 Main St. FMI: 594-2020. Through July 23.

Seabird art show, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily (to 7 p.m. Wednesdays, Project Puffin Visitor Center, 311 Main St. Through Columbus Day.

“Singing With Truth,” work by Ashley Bryan, 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 Sept. 19. Acrylic paintings by Carol Latta featured in shop through July 31.

Solo shows by David Dewey, Jeff Epstein and Tim Van Campen, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays and 1 to 5 p.m. Sundays, Caldbeck Gallery, 12 Elm St. FMI: 594-5935. Through Aug. 14.

Solo shows by Scott Kelley and Bo Bartlett, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays; Sundays and Mondays by appointment, Dowling Walsh Gallery, 537 Main St. FMI: 596-0084. Through July 31. Bartlett talk: 4 p.m. July 31.

“New by Two,” work by Anne McMath and Kathy Lane, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays, Winding Way Watercolors Art Gallery, 6 North Main St. July 23 through Aug. 30.


“Amazing Maine” images by Carol Latta, Rockport Corner Shop, Main and Central streets.

Cat portraits by Lincolnville artist Lauralee Clayton, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesdays through Sundays, Camden-Rockport Animal Rescue League shelter, 146 Camden St./Route 1.

“Four Visions in Different Light: Susan Bloom, Jill Enfield, Elizabeth Opalenik and Theresa Airey,” Maine Media Gallery, 18 Central St. (Shepherd Building) in the village. FMI: 236-8581. Through July 25.

“New Work by Faculty,” 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, Messler Gallery of Center for Furniture Craftsmanship, Route 90 at Mill Street. FMI: 594-5611. Through Sept. 10.

Photography by Jan Gilley, Country Inn, Route 1. Through Aug. 31. Reception: 4 to 7 p.m. July 23.

“Rhapsody in Hue” group show, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays, Carver Hill Gallery, 264 Meadow St., Rockport. FMI: 236-0745. Through Aug. 2. Also art at 338 Main St., Rockland (open daily); call 594-7745.

Annual Benefit Auction Preview, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays and 1 to 5 p.m. Sundays, Center for Maine Contemporary Art, 162 Russell Ave. FMI: 236-2875. Free/donations. Through July 31. Auction/dinner Aug. 1 at Owls Head Transportation Museum.

Wood carvings, fine art and photography by Robert Jones, noon to 6 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, Renaissance RV Gallery, Route 1 oceanside on Powerhouse Hill, Glen Cove.


Annual Keag River Pottery show, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. July 24 and 25, Ocean View Grange, Route 131, Martinsville.

“Artists of St. George” group show, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays and by appointment, Odd Fellows Hall, Watts Avenue, Tenants Harbor. FMI: 372-6501. Through Aug. 1.

“Barbara Ernst Prey: Soliloquy, Meditations on the Environment,” 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily, Blue Water Fine Arts, Main Street/Route 131, Port Clyde. FMI: 372-8087. July 23 through Aug. 15. Reception: 6 to 8 p.m. July 30.

“Paintings from the Peninsula,” landscapes by Nancy Thomas Baker, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesdays through Mondays, Port Clyde Art Gallery, barn next to Seaside Inn (across from General Store). Through Aug. 2.

“Sense & Sensibility,” works by Carl Sublett and Russell Smith (through Aug. 8); and “Contagious Color” group show (through Aug. 15, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesdays through Sundays, Mars Hall Gallery, 621 Port Clyde Road/Route 131, Martinsville. FMI: 372-9996. Reception: 6 to 8 p.m. July 24.


“Earning Their Keep: Maine’s Windjammers” featuring photography by Benjamin Mendlowitz (through Aug. 3); “Inside the Box – the Art of Anne-Emmanuelle Marpeau” (through Sept. 10 in Jeremiah Merithew House) and much more, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays; noon to 5 p.m. Sundays, Penobscot Marine Museum, Main Street/Route 1 campus. Cost: $8; $3 age 7-15; free younger, museum members, Searsport residents; $5 each groups larger than 10. FMI: 548-2529. Through Oct. 11. Penobscot Bay Day: July 24, free activities all day.

New oil paintings by Rainy Brooks, Coastal Coffee House, 25 E. Main St./Route 1. Through July 31.


“Four is more,” work by Britta Von Saltza Bruce, Jane Herbert, Louise King and Mary Faith Morison, The Personal Book Shop and Gallery, 144 Main St./Route 1. FMI: 354-8058. Through July 31.

Oils and watercolors by Jill Marie Langdon on “art wall,” lower level of Thomaston Public Library in Thomaston Academy building, Main Street/Route 1. Through Aug. 31. Also in Camden National Bank branch in town.

Opening Exhibition featuring American Realism, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays, Haynes Galleries, 91 Main St. FMI: Through July 29.


Fiber art by Deborah Diemer and Julianna Wood, Centre Gallery at the Unity College Centre for the Performing Arts, 42 Depot St. FMI: 568-3147 or 948-7469. Through July 31.


Midsummer small group show, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays and 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sundays, New Era Gallery, 60 Main St. FMI: 863-8651. Through Aug. 4.


Artist of the Month: Diane Walsh, Waldoboro Public Library, 958 Main St. Through July 31.

“Catching Up,” recent oils and watercolors by Ian Bruce, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays and by appointment, Tidemark Gallery, 902 Main St./Route 220. FMI: 832-5109. Through July 31.

Hand-woven rugs and wall hangings by Sara Hotchkiss, noon to 5 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays or by appointment, Old Point Comfort Gallery & Showroom, 28 Pitcher Road. FMI: 832-8133.


Outdoor sculptural work by Jay Sawyer, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays, Stemwinder Sculpture Works & Gardens, 131 Camden Road/Route 90 (look for painted pickup). FMI: 273-3948.


“How’s the Water?” three-woman show plus work by the late Paula Brown, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Fridays through Sundays plus holidays, Downtown Gallery, 2 Old Union Road/Route 220 in the village. FMI: 542-6492. Through Aug. 1.

Recent paintings in various media by Bob Richardson, Gibbs Library, 40 Old Union Road. FMI: 845-2663. Through Sept. 1.


Annual Juried Exhibit, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sundays; 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sundays, Maine Art Gallery, 15 Warren St. (old academy building). FMI: 882-7511. Opens with 5 to 7 p.m. reception July 22; through Aug. 21.

“Musings in Maine Woods and Fields,” photography by Christine Brooks Cote, in learning center; and tapestries and fiber works by Patricia Rogers in store, Morris Farm, sunrise to sunset daily, 156 Gardiner Road/Route 27. FMI: 882-4080. Through Aug. 31. Artists reception: 1 to 4 p.m. July 25, Open Farm Day.

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