Winter Nature Series: work by Lisa Mossel-Vietze, foyer of Appleton Library, 2916 Sennebec Road, across from the fire station. FMI: 785-5656.


“44.4,” large map installation by Margot Carpenter, Perimeter Gallery in Chase’s Daily, 96 Main St. Through March 11.

“Maine Agriculture: Views From the Past,” images from Penobscot Marine Museum’s Eastern Illustrating & Publishing Company collection, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays, Maine Farmland Trust Gallery, 97 Main St. FMI: 338-6575. Through March 21.

Paintings by Susan Tobey White plus work by gallery artists, High Street Studio & Gallery, 149 High St. FMI: 338-8990. By appointment through February.

“Waldo County through Eastern’s Eye,” early photography from the Penobscot Marine Museum’s Eastern Illustrating and Publishing Company glass plate negative archive, Allen & Sally Fernald Gallery at University of Maine’s Hutchinson Center, Route 3. FMI: 338-8000. Through April 30.

“White,” group show, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursdays through Sundays, Åarhus Gallery, 50 Main St. FMI: 338-0001. Through Feb. 27. Reception: 5 to 8 p.m. Feb. 4.


“Toscana in Inverno,” paintings by John Vander, Gold/Smith Gallery, Commercial St. Through March. Open by appointment only; call 380-7647.


Mixed media paintings on wood by Kathryn Oliver; and oil paintings and hooked rugs by Rain Desjardins of All Star Hoops and Sticks, Zoot Coffee, 31 Elm St., Camden. FMI: 593-2677. Opens with 1 to 4 p.m. reception Feb. 5; through Feb. 28.

Photographs by Nathan Williams, Bagel Café, 26 Mechanic St. Through Feb. 28.


Arts In Rockland First Friday art walk, 5 to 8 p.m. Feb. 5, downtown Rockland. FMI:

Celebration Books by Diane Hebert, Rougette Gallery, 340 Main St., second floor. Call 596-7979 for open times.

Featured artists Clara Cohan, Sally Ladd Cole and Mario Messina, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays, Harbor Square Gallery, 374 Main St. FMI: 594-8700. Art walk reception: 5 to 8 p.m. Feb. 4.

“Mind to Hand: Drawings from the Farnsworth” (through April 3) in Crosman Gallery; “Contemporary Works from the Collection” (through April 3) in Morehouse Wing; “Louise Nevelson” (ongoing) in Morehouse Wing; Andrew Wyeth Winter Exhibition in Hadlock and Wyeth Study Center galleries (through April 3); and “James Fitzgerald and the Elizabeth Howard” in the Craig Gallery (through June 26), 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. Museum Store open daily. FMI: 596-6457.

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

Photography by Shlomit Auciello, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays, Café Gallery of Good Tern Natural Foods Co-Op, 750 Main St. Through Feb. 7.

“Through their own eyes,” photographs, paintings, drawings and poems by military service members from Maine, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays, Jean B. Chalmers Art Gallery of Lincoln Street Center for Arts and Education, 24 Lincoln St. Through Feb. 4.

Winter art show by Nancy Benner, Rheal Day Spa, 453 Main St. Through March 31.


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.

“Contemporary Maine Wood Sculpture,” 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 90 at Mill Street. FMI: 594-5611. Through Feb. 4.

“Embellished Crayon Papers,” mixed media work by Robinsunne, Rockport Public Library, 1 Limerock St. Through Feb. 28.


Amaryllis paintings and seasonal pastels by Cynthia Hyde and more, The Drawing Room, 864 River/Route 131. By appointment all winter; call 372-6242.


Paper sculptures by Diane Green Hebert, display case and lower-level walls of Thomaston Public Library, Thomaston Academy building, Main Street/Route 1. Through Feb. 12. FMI: 354-2453.

Recent watercolors by Marcia Andersen, Thomaston Café, 154 Main St./Route 1. through Feb. 15.


“Brrr! It’s Cold Outside,” work by local knitters, weavers, spinners, rug hookers, quilters and fiber producers, Centre Gallery of Unity College Centre for the Performing Arts, 42 Depot St. FMI: 568-3147 or Through Feb. 28.


“Washington: Then and Now,” photography show, Gibbs Library, 40 Old Union Road. FMI: 845-2663. Through Feb. 28.

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