“Flora and Fauna,” a juried exhibition of works that portray plants and animals, includes sculpture, photography and painting by more than 40 Maine artists from Belfast to Portland, including a number from the Midcoast.

Juror for the show was artist Henry Isaacs, a Maine painter who makes his home on Little Cranberry Island where he has his studio and also runs the annual Islesford Painting Workshops. An exhibition of his art is on view at Archipelago Fine Art in downtown Rockland.

Midcoast artists whose work was selected for the show include Sandi Cirillo and Betsy Headley of Belfast, Priscilla Cross of Appleton, Laura Freeman and Resa Randolph of Rockport, Lois Hill of Washington, Peter Lehman of Thomaston, Nancy Lovley of Owls Head, Robert Macdonald and Brooke Pacy of Waldoboro, Elaine Niemi of Friendship, Petrea Noyes of Lincolnville, Jeanette Phillipps and Catherine Winslow of Rockland, Joan Siem of Camden and Luise van Keuren of Spruce Head.

“Flora and Fauna” runs through May 31 at the downtown River Arts, 170 Main St./Business Route 1. Gallery hours are Tuesdays through Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sundays from noon to 4 p.m. For more information about River Arts exhibitions, classes, poetry readings and music, visit riverartsme.org.

Courier Publications’ A&E Editor Dagney C. Ernest can be reached at 207-594-4401 or dernest@villagesoup.com.