African art, crafts and clothing, Aina Moja at the Wellness Health Center, 39 Main St. FMI: 930-8012.

Belfast Art Market: juried market of artists and artisans, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Fridays, front lawn of Waterfall Arts, 256 Main St. Rain or shine (some booths move inside in inclement weather); concurrent with Belfast Farmers’ Market. Through August.

“Celeste Roberge: Thinking While Walking Under the Sea” in Clifford Gallery and “Sarah Vosmus: Hover” in Corridor Gallery, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays; select Saturdays; during events; by appointment, Waterfall Arts, 256 High St. FMI: 338-2222. Through Sept. 14.

Contemporary art by 15 artists in a variety of media, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily, Local Color Gallery, 135 High St. FMI: 218-1249.

Grand re-opening show: work by 61 Maine artisans, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sundays, Harbor Artisans, 69 Main St. Through Dec. 29. FMI: 338-2088.

“Gray Scale,” themed group show, The Belfast Framer & Betts Gallery, 96 Main St. FMI: 338-6465. Through Aug. 11.

New work by Jerri Finch plus Vintage Jerri Finch prints and cards; and sculpture in several media by Jay Hoagland, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays (to 7 p.m. Fridays), The Finch Gallery, 16 Main St. FMI: 338-1060.

Photography by Neal Parent and oils by Joanne Parent plus work by Marvin Jacobs, Niky Peak and Dan Bennett, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays; 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sundays, Parent Gallery, 92 Main St. Main St. FMI: 338-1553.

“sun comes up,” framed drawings and installation of large-scale paper forms by Andrea Sulzer, 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays; Sundays from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., Perimeter Gallery at Chase’s Daily, 96 Main St. FMI: 338-0555. Through Aug. 12.

“Summer Stable Show,” work by gallery artists; 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays, Maine Farmland Trust Gallery, 97 Main St. FMI: 338-6575. Through Aug. 31. Open during Fourth Friday Art Walks.


“Camden Classics Plein Air,” recent work by well-known marine artists, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. daily, Camden Falls Gallery, 5 Public Landing. FMI: 470-7027.

"Eating In, Mysteries & The Whale," paintings by Angela Anderson, Picker Room of Camden Public Library, Main Street and Atlantic Avenue. Opens with artist’s reception 4 to 5:45 p.m. Aug. 3; through August.

Recent paintings by Bob Richardson, Zoot Coffee, 31 Elm St./Route 1. Through Aug. 31.


All The Buzz Benefit Art Auction, 6 to 8 p.m. Aug. 8, Langlais Sculpture Preserve, 576 River Road. Features framed work by Gary Akers, David Estey, Kathy Florance, Eric Hopkins, Jill Hoy, Jean Kigel, Greg Mort, Bjorn Runquist and Susan Van Campen. Cost: $75; tickets at or call 594-5166. Proceeds benefit Georges River Land Trust.

Arts in the Barn: Pam Cabañas, paintings and drawings, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. (at least), Aug. 3 through 5, Cushing Historical Society Barn, 17 Hathorne Point Road. FMI: 691-5787. Artist reception: 5 to 8 p.m. Aug. 4.

David Vickery: Annual Open Studio, new paintings from the Midcoast, Cushing and Monhegan, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Aug. 4 and 5, 5 Maloney Lane, off Hathorne Point Road just before the Olson House (signs will be posted).

“Open Studio | New Work 2018,” John Paul Caponigro’s annual open studio, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Aug. 4 and 5, Caponigro Arts, 73 Cross Road. FMI: 354-0578. Artist talk 2 p.m. both days.

Cushing Artists Open Studio Weekend, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.: John Paul Caponigro (see above); David Sears, Hyler Cove, North Cushing; David Vickery (see above); Vic Goldsmith, 34 Pleasant Point Road; Pam Cabanas (see above); and Jody Payne, 30 Davis Point Road. Some open to 5 p.m. Part of Cushing Salt & See, but studio admission is free.

Cushing Salt & Sea, inaugural catered artist’s studio and garden tour on the Cushing peninsula, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 4, to benefit Friends of the Historic South Cushing Church’s maintenance of the 1854 site. Cost: $25. Tickets and map at Langlais Sculpture Preserve, 576 River Road, day of event; or reserve in advance via


Exhibition of work by member artists, Freedom Makers Studio, 25 Main St., in the village. FMI:


Work in various media by Maine artists, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily or by appointment, Lincolnville Fine Art Gallery, 2522 Atlantic Highway/Route 1 at Lincolnville Beach. FMI: 789-5000.


“Joan Harlow: Island Life,” Lupine Gallery’s annual summer exhibit at the Island Inn, adjacent to the wharf. Open daily through Oct. 8. FMI: call Lupine Gallery, 594-8131.

“The Monhegan Museum: Celebrating Fifty Years,” open daily, Monhegan Museum of Art & History in the Monhegan Island Light Station and adjacent keeper’s house. Campus includes Kent/Fitzgerald Home and Studio. FMI: Through Sept. 30.


“David Estey: A Life in Art,” retrospective of the Belfast painter’s work over 68 years, 1 to 5 p.m. Thursdays through Sundays Aug. 9-19, Bayside Community Hall, 813 Shore Road. Opens with 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. reception Aug. 8; artist’s presentation 7:30 p.m. Aug. 16.


Gallery artists Patrick Stone, David Wilson and Eric Hopkins; plus others in rotation, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily, Hopkins Wharf Gallery, 7 Hopkins Wharf. FMI: 867-4444. Through Labor Day.

“Island Photographers: Then and Now,” 9 a.m. to noon Wednesdays and Thursdays; and 1 to 5 p.m. Sundays, North Haven Historical Society, 77 Pulpit Harbor Road. FMI: 867-4752. Through August.

Work by Eric Hopkins, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily, North Haven Gallery, 26 Main St. FMI: 867-4444. Through Aug. 8; reception 4 to 6 p.m. Aug. 6.


“Abstraction,” paintings and sculpture from the second half of the 20th century, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays, Clarke Gallery, 338 Main St. Opens with 5 to 8 p.m. reception Aug. 3; through Labor Day.

"Angelo Ippolito, Color as Light," 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays; noon to 4 p.m. Sundays; by appointment, 464 Main St. (second floor). FMI: 332-4014. Opens with 5 to 8 p.m. reception Aug. 3; through Sept. 16. Conversation between the artist’s son and painter Lois Dodd, who founded a cooperative gallery in New York City in the 1950s with Ippolito and others: 4 p.m. Aug. 5.

August show featuring work by Janalee Welch, John Wood, Mary Beth Morrison and Nancy Davies Tang; plus 13 other member artists, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays; and 1 to 4 p.m. Sundays, Art Space Gallery, 405 Main St. FMI: Opens with 5 to 8 p.m. reception Aug. 3.

“Edges,” paintings by Jill Caldwell; and 3D works and repurposed furniture by Bonnie Farmer, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays; and 7 to 10 p.m. second Wednesdays, Bonnie Farmer Assemblage Art & Gallery, 166 South Main St. Extended through August; First Friday reception Aug. 3.

“Fins, Feathers & Fur” juried art show, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. weekdays, art gallery of Maine Coastal Islands National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center, 9 Water St. FMI: 594-0600, ext. 5. Opens with 4 to 7 p.m. reception and People’s Choice voting Aug. 3.

First Friday Art Walk, 5 to 8 p.m. Aug. 3, downtown galleries and venues. First Fridays through November. FMI: (AIR).

“If Only in a Dream,” photography project by resident artist Karen Olson plus landscapes by Catharine McCann, The Art Loft, 385 Main St., Suite 9 (in lobby of Thorndike Building). FMI: 200-7915. Opens with 5 to 8 p.m. reception Aug. 3.

“John Bisbee: American Steel” (through Oct. 14); “Jocelyn Lee: The Appearance of Things” (through Oct. 14); “Tom Burckhardt: Studio Flood” (through Oct. 9); and Jonathan Borofsky’s “Digital Man” steel sculpture in courtyard, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays; and noon to 5 p.m. Sundays, Center for Maine Contemporary Art, 21 Winter St. Admission $8; $6 older than 65/students with ID; free younger than 18, members; free for all during First Friday Art Walks (through November). FMI: 701-5005. ArtLab Open Studio free with admission; free monthly facilitated ArtLab 2 to 4 p.m. first Saturdays.

Maine Lobster Festival Juried Art Show, inside Camden National Bank, corner of Park and Main. Through Aug. 5.

“Maine: The Farnsworth Collection” (through March 14) in Morehouse Wing and Nevelson galleries; Ai Weiwei’s “Circle of Animals/Zodiac Heads: Gold” (through Dec. 30) in Rothschild Gallery; “Andrew Wyeth: Temperas and Studies from the Wyeth Collection” in Hadlock Gallery (through Oct. 21); “Andrew Wyeth in Rockland” (through Feb. 17) in Wyeth Study Center; “On a Mountain in Maine” in Library Gallery (through Oct. 7); “Stories of the Land and Its People” (through Sept. 9) in the Crosman Gallery; and “N.C. Wyeth: Poems of American Patriotism” (through Oct. 28) in the Wyeth Center, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily, Farnsworth Art Museum, 16 Museum St. Admission $15; $13 senior citizens; $10 students older than 16; free younger than 17, museum members and Rockland residents; free to all 5 to 8 p.m. First Fridays through October and 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesdays through September. FMI: 596-6457. Also tours 11 a.m., 12 and 1 p.m. Thursdays through Sundays at the Farnsworth Homestead on Elm Street (limited to six); and tours on the hour noon to 4 p.m. Wednesdays through Sundays at the Olson House in Cushing. Also The Wyeth Experience tours: 9:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays through September; $50/$35 members; limited to 12.

“Nuance of Color,” annual solo show of new paintings by Irma Cerese, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays; noon to 5 p.m. Sundays, Landing Gallery, 409 Main St. FMI: 239-1223. Opens with 5 to 8 p.m. reception Aug. 3; through Sept. 15.

Photography by siblings Andrew and Neil Reichline; and Rhonda Reichline Dubin, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays or by appointment, The Fischer Gallery, second floor of 340 Main St. FMI: 542-6791.

“Rachel Lee Zheng: #ffffff,” site-specific sculptural installation of transparent filament, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays and by appointment, gallery at Steel House South, 639 Main St. FMI: Opens with 5 to 7 p.m. reception Aug. 4; through Aug. 25.

Solo shows: Cig Harvey (“A Measure of Air”), 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays; by appointment Sundays and Mondays, Dowling Walsh Gallery, 365 Main St. FMI: 596-0084. Open with 5 to 8 p.m. reception Aug. 3; through the month.

Solo shows: Kayla Mohammadi, Barbara and Jill Madden, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays; 1 to 4 p.m. Sundays, Caldbeck Gallery, 12 Elm St. FMI: 594-5935. Through Aug. 11.

Stained glass and wood sculpture, furniture and miniatures by Geoffrey Vollers; and paintings by Marti Reed, Geoffrey Vollers Studio, 112 South Main St./Route 73. Open by chance or appointment; call 691-4025.

"Summer Salon, 2018,” art and graphic design by Orlando Johnson and more, Black Hole Gallery, 403 Main St. Also open during First Friday Art Walks.

“Teapots: Real and Imagined,” eight-person themed show, plus fine craft, CRAFT Gallery, brick courtyard at 12 Elm St. FMI: 594-0167. Through August; live music in courtyard during First Friday Art Walks.

"Three Photographers: Richard Barnett, Andrew Crane and Tillman Crane," 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays, Jonathan Frost Gallery, corner of Main Street and Park Drive (entrance). FMI: 596-0800. Opens with 5:30 to 8 p.m. Aug. 3; through Aug. 31.

“Turning Away from the Sun,” group show of varied media featuring watercolors by Abe Goodale, 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. weekdays; 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays; and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sundays, Archipelago gallery and Island Institute store, 386 Main St. FMI: 596-0701. Aug. 3 through Oct. 28; artists reception 5 to 8 p.m. Aug. 3.

"Two Muses,” painting/poetry pairings by The Lively Ladies, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays (closed holidays), Garage Gallery at Eastern Tire & Auto Service, 70 Park St.

“Wild Grace,” photographs by Gail Karlsson; and “Gifts from the Atlantic,” paper collage paintings by Adele H. Rahte, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays through Sundays; 12:30 to 4:30 p.m. Thursdays, Gallery 440, 440 Main St. FMI: 670-8499. Opens with First Friday reception 5 to 8 p.m. Aug. 3.

Work by gallery roster including new work from Joanne Willams, Avis Turner, John Bisbee and Michael Waterman, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays, Harbor Square Gallery, 374 Main St. FMI: 594-8700. Open late for First Friday Art Walks.


“Cedar & Sand,” work by Tom Hardy, 11 a.m. Wednesdays through Sundays and by appointment, Pascal Hall, 86 Pascal Ave. FMI: Through Aug. 3.

Jewelry, pottery, wood, handbags, baskets, sculpture, accessories, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays, Michael Good Gallery, 325 Commercial St./Route 1. FMI: 236-9623.

Maine-made artwork and craft in pop-up market, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays, Down East Magazine office, 680 Commercial St./Route 1. Through Aug. 17. Also noon to 8 p.m. Food Truck Fridays outside (cash bar opens 4 p.m., live entertainment starts 6 p.m.).

“New Work by Faculty,” 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays, Messler Gallery of the Center for Furniture Craftsmanship, intersection of Mill Street and Route 90. FMI: 594-5955. Through Sept. 12.


“Barbara Ernst Prey: Earth, Sea, Sky (South)” 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily and by appointment, Barbara Prey Projects, 855 Port Clyde Road/Route 131, Port Clyde. FMI: 372-8087. Through Labor Day. Gallery talk: 4 p.m. Aug. 8.

“Body Songs,” art by Kathleen Fox; and ekphrastic poetry by Sherry Barker Abaldo, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Aug. 3 and 4; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Aug. 5 through 8, Granite Gallery, 68 Main St./Route 131. FMI: 372-8863. Wine, hors d’oeuvres and dessert receptions: 5 p.m. Aug. 3 and 4 (latter includes poetry reading).

“Jon Mort: every story,” solo open studio, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Aug. 4 and 5, Fieldstone Castle, 129 Marshall Point Road, Port Clyde. FMI: 372-8658. Artist tour/talk 1 p.m. Aug. 4.

“MidCoast Images: People, Places and Things,” paintings by Pamela Grumbach, noon to 6 p.m. Wednesdays through Mondays, Port Clyde Art Gallery, 5 Cold Storage Road, Port Clyde. Opens with 5 to 7 p.m. reception Aug. 3; through Aug. 20.

"Thanks for the Memories" memorial show in new wing; and "Anything Goes" evolving group show of art and more, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesdays through Sundays or by appointment, Mars Hall Gallery, 621 Port Clyde Road/Route 131, Martinsville. FMI: 372-9996. "Framed, Frames & Unframed" in New Wing; and "Anything Goes II" in Main Gallery open Aug. 8.

Veterans art show: work by Debe Loughlin, Wimberley Burton, Allen Foley, Jim Decker and Angie Blevins, Jackson Memorial Library, 71 Main St./Route 131, Tenants Harbor. Through Aug. 24. Reception: 6 to 8 p.m. Aug. 2.


Local Color Gallery artists’ work, Searsmont Town Library, 47 Main St./Route 131. For hours, call 342-5549. Aug. 2 through Sept. 8.


“Kosti Comes Home,” “Sailing Small: Small Boats, Big Ideas” and much more, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays; noon to 5 p.m. Sundays, Penobscot Marine Museum, Main St./Route 1. Multi-building downtown campus; admissions at Main Street Gallery and Visitors Center, 2 Church St. Cost: $15; $12 older than 64/students older than 17 (with student ID); $10 age 8-15; free younger than 8, members and Searsport residents; group rates available. FMI: 548-0334 or 548-2529. Through Oct. 21.


“3 Generations Of Akers: A Family Of Art,” work by egg tempera artist Gary Akers, oil artist Lynn Rita, watercolor artist Ashley Akers and young tempera artist Acelyn Grey, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily, The Green Schoolhouse Studio, 414 St. George Road/Route 131. FMI: (859) 250-0278. Opens with 5 to 7 p.m. reception Aug. 4; through Sept. 15. Note: Gary Akers annual exhibition of recent paintings runs through Aug. 3.


"Mobility: Art with a Mission," benefit show of paintings by William Landmesser, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays; 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays; 3 to 5 p.m. Sundays (best to call ahead), Narrows Art Gallery, 34 Meadow Road (off Route 1). FMI: 567-4302. Portion of sales go to Free Wheelchair Mission.


“BOOM! Artillery in the American Revolution” Society of the Cincinnati exhibition; Knox Collections Room, Thomaston Room and War Room; and more, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays; 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays, Knox Museum’s Montpelier, 30 High St. at the Route 131 turn to St. George. FMI: 354-8062. Cost: $10; $8 senior citizens, AAA members.


“Late Summer,” work in varied media by Peter Bodnar III, François Deschamps and Alison Hildreth in main gallery; and installation of work by Kitty Wales in Windy Way Barn, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays; 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sundays, New Era Gallery, 60 Main St. Opens Aug. 4 with 4:30 p.m. artists talk followed by 5 to 7 p.m. reception; through Aug. 29.

“Swedes, Norwegians and Finns Work and Settle on Vinalhaven 1850-1940,” 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays, Vinalhaven Historical Society, 41 High St. FMI: 863-4410. Related events all season.


“In Sync With Nature,” works by Philippe Guillerm, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays, Philippe Guillerm Gallery, 882 Main St. in the village.

Local artworks and artifacts, noon to 3 p.m. Wednesdays through Mondays, Waldoborough Historical Society Museum, 1164 Main St./Route 220. Through Labor Day; open to 6 p.m. during ArtWalk Waldoboro.

Seafaring scenes and more by Wolfgang Busse, Polly McGrory and guest artists, noon to 4 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays, McGrory & Wolf Gallery, 9 Friendship Road/Route 220. FMI: 790-1427.


Studio JBONE open studio: sculptures by Jay Sawyer in pine grove with small pond, lawn and paths, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Aug. 4, 131 Camden Road/Route 90 (.25 mile from Route 1). FMI: 273-3948.


“Closest Kin,” selections from ongoing series by photographer Kristin Dillon, Gibbs Library, 40 Old Union Road in the village. Through Sept. 4.

Cynthia White memorial retrospective, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Fridays through Sundays, Corner Gallery, Mason’s Corner Building in the village. Aug. 3 through 5.