African art, crafts and clothing, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays, Aina Moja at the Wellness Health Center, 39 Main St. FMI: 930-8012.

“Antique Seed Packets,” art show from the Troy Howard Middle School Garden Project, Belfast Co-op Café gallery, 123 High St. FMI: 338-2532. Through May 31. Art opening and wine tasting: 7 to 9 p.m. May 4.

“Corrugation Nation,” open-call cardboard show, in Clifford Gallery and throughout the building, Waterfall Arts, 256 High St. FMI: 338-2222. Through May 18.

Drawings by Andrea Sulzer, 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays; 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sundays, Perimeter Gallery at Chase’s Daily, 96 Main St. Through June 3.

“A Murder of Crows” group show, 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Thursdays through Sundays, Åarhus Gallery, 50 Main St. FMI: 338-0001. Through May 27. Reception: 5 to 8 p.m. May 4.

Photographs of China by Betsy Headley, Camden National Bank, Main Street. Through May 31.

“Primavera: The Maine Fine Art Figure Exhibition,” juried photography and painting show, Galerie Dufour, 94 Main St. Through May 31; call 338-6448 for hours. Reception: 5 to 8 p.m. May 5, awards 6:30 p.m.

“Rural Harvest,” photographs by Lottie Hedley paired with poems by Bob MacLaughlin, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays, Maine Farmland Trust Gallery, 97 Main St. Through May 30.

Season-opener show featuring Susan Tobey White’s Delectable Food series and new work by Sheep Jones and Julie Cyr, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays, High Street Studio & Gallery, 149 High St. FMI: 338-8990. Opens with 5 to 8 p.m. reception May 4.

Work by local artists at second-floor Working Art Gallery; Maine art and antiques at first-floor The Raven’s Nest, 65 Main St. Winter hours 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays. FMI: 505-2659.


“Culture on Cloth,” tapestries by Inuit women of Baker Lake in the Nunavut Territory in the Canadian Arctic, Picker Room of Camden Public Library, Atlantic Avenue. Through May 31. Reception with illustrated talk by Judith Burch: 2 p.m. May 12.


Collage art by Robin Yale Brawn, Sunday mornings or by arrangement, Parish Hall of the United Christian Church, 18 Searsmont Road/Route 173, Lincolnville Center. Through mid-May. FMI: 763-4526.


“Feeling the Love,” watercolors by Ted Keller, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesdays and Thursdays; 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays (10 a.m. to 8 p.m. First Fridays), Carver Hill Gallery, 338 Main St. FMI: 594-7745. May 4 through 29. Reception: 5 to 8 p.m. May 5.

“Flower Show,” work by the Lively Ladies, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays, Garage Gallery of Eastern Tire Service, 70 Park St. To mid-July.

“The Homestead Project — a Residence Reimagined,” an exhibition of architectural designs of principals of 10 architectural firms, in Crosman Gallery (through Sept. 23); “Andrew Wyeth: Summers in Port Clyde – Watercolors from the 1930s and early 1940s” in Hadlock and Wyeth Study Center galleries (through Nov. 4); “Louise Nevelson” in Morehouse Wing (ongoing); “Maine in America: Selections from the Permanent Collection” in Rothschild and Nevelson/Berliawsky galleries (ongoing); and “The Art of the Book” in Craig Gallery (through May 20), 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays 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.

“The Laws of Nature,” watercolors by Katharine Cartwright, NWS, noon to 5 p.m. Fridays and noon to 3 p.m. Saturdays (call 596-7979 for other hours), Rougette Gallery, second floor of 340 Main St. Opens with 5 to 8 p.m. reception May 4; through May 25.

“Lessons from an Island,” painting by Henry Isaacs, 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. weekdays; 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays; and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sundays, Archipelago Fine Arts, 386 Main St. FMI: 596-0701. Through June 22.

Natural world theme show of work in various media by Diane Green Hebert, Shelley Johnson and Antje Roitzsch, Center for Health and Healing, 17 Masonic St.

Photography by Charles Adams and sculptural works by Vic Goldsmith, Asymmetrick Arts, 405 Main St.; call 594-2020 for hours. Opens with 5:30 to 8 p.m. reception May 4; through May 25.

Rodney Hunt: miniature antique chairs, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays, Dowling Walsh Gallery, 357 Main St. FMI: 596-0084. Opens with 5 to 8 p.m. May 4; through end of the month.

Season-opening show of work by 19 member artists, Art Space Gallery, 342 Main St. Opens with 5 to 8 p.m. reception May 4. Through May 31.

“2012 Invitational,” new works by gallery artists, Landing Gallery, 8 Elm St. FMI: 594-4544. Opens with 5 to 8 p.m. reception May 4.


Annual Art Show by teachers and students of Five Town CSD Adult and Community Education, 6 to 8 p.m. May 8, Wave Café of Camden Hills Regional High School, Route 90. Free; refreshments. FMI: 236-7800, option 5.

Camden-Rockport Student and Teacher Art Show, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays; 1 to 5 p.m. Sundays, Center for Maine Contemporary Art, 162 Russell Ave. Donations. Through May 6. Free ArtLab: 2 to 4 p.m. May 5.

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.

“Current Student Work,” 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays, Messler Gallery of the Center for Furniture Craftsmanship, Route 90 at Mill Street. FMI: 594-5611. Through May 30.


Mother/daughter art exhibit by Leah and Willa Rainy, Searsmont Town Library, Searsmont Community Center, intersection of routes 131 and 173. FMI: 342-5549. Through June 30. Children’s Tea Party with the artists: 1 to 2 p.m. May 12.


Oil paintings by Janet C. Manyan and Sharon Yates, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Thursdays; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, Frost Gully Gallery, 150 Main St./Route 1. Through May 19.

Paul Caponigro: 20 original silver prints, Thomaston Café, 154 Main St./Route 1. Through June 30.


“Beltane,” annual group show, Badger Café & Pub, on the Common. Through May 31.


Family artworks by Pam Gallik and her children, Centre Gallery of Unity College Centre for the Performing Arts, 42 Depot St. Opens May 5; reception 6:30 p.m. May 10. Open during performances and by appointment; call 568-3147.


“Outdoors/Indoors,” sculptures by Gary Anderson, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays, Tidemark Gallery, 902 Main St./Route 220. FMI: 832-5109. FMI: 832-5109. Through May 5.


Paula Green retrospective, Gibbs Library, 40 Old Union Road. FMI: 845-2663. Through July 10. Reception: 5 to 7 p.m. May 18.

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