On Thursday, Aug. 2, Perimeter Gallery will open “This Field,” an exhibit of paintings by Belfast artist Megan Chase. The public is invited to a reception that evening from 6 to 8 p.m.

Chase’s oil paintings, done in the last four years, are driven by both image and color with subjects that range from landscape to still life, handled through abstraction. Her work has been exhibited at the University of Maine Museum of Art and the Center for Maine Contemporary Art, as well as at Perimeter and in Philadelphia and New York City.

“This Field” will run through Sept. 23. Perimeter Gallery is located in Chase’s Daily, 96 Main St. Gallery hours are Tuesdays through Saturdays from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. ands Sundays from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. For more information, call 338-0555.

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