Augusta: Exhibits of Maine’s natural environment, prehistory, social history and manufacturing heritage are featured year-round; “Cabinet of Curiosities, the Museum Science Collections and You” continues at the Maine State Museum, State House Complex. Gallery hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday. Closed all state holidays. 287-2301

Augusta: Works by Marcia Baker and Vi Eastman will be featured through March 15 at Finance Authority of Maine, 5 Community Drive. Gallery hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Friday. 1-800-228-3734

Augusta: Student art from the Maine Youth Excellence in Art program will be featured through March 30 at the Augusta Capitol complex. 287-6571

Bath: Ongoing exhibits “A Maritime History of Maine,” “Lobstering and the Maine Coast” and “Percy and Small Shipyard” at Maine Maritime Museum, 243 Washington St. Gallery hours: 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. daily except major holidays. 443-1316

Bath: “Paintings and Mixed Media by Margaret Leonard” will be featured through May 4 at Mae’s Cafe and Bakery, 160 Centre St. 442-8577

Biddeford: Works by Charles Thompson and Deborah Randall will be featured through March 3 at UNE Biddeford Campus. Gallery hours: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily. 284-6394

Bowdoinham: “Here’s Looking at You: A Portrait Exhibit” will be featured through April 12 at Merrymeeting Arts Center Cathance Landing, 9 Maine St. 666-8907

Bridgton: The fifth annual student show will be featured through March 28 at Gallery 302, 38 Main St. 647-2787

Brunswick: “Pejepscot Past Times: Objects from the Original Collection” is ongoing at Pejepscot Historical Society, 159 Park Row. Gallery hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and until 8 p.m. Thursday. 729-6606

Brunswick: “Patty Chang: For Abramovic, Love Cocteau” will be featured through April 13; “Lawn Boy Meets Valley Girl: Gender in the Suburbs” will be up through March 2; “Being: A Selection of Photographic Portraits” will be shown through March 6; “The American Scene: Part II” will be featured through Aug. 31; and “Great Graphics II: Prints 1970-Present” will be up through May 28, all at Bowdoin College Museum of Art. Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, 5 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday and 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday. 725-3275

Brunswick: “Constructions of the Body” will be featured March 4 through April 27 at Bowdoin College Becker Gallery. Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, 5 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday and 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday. 725-3275

Farmington: “Leading,” featuring works by Joel Seah, USM assistant professor of printmaking, will be up through March 14 at UMF Art Gallery, 246 Main St. Gallery hours: 2 to 4 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday. 778-7072

Farmington: Works by Don Waterhouse will be featured through March 31 at Heirlooms of Tomorrow, 710 Wilton Road. Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Thursday and Friday and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. 778-5315

Freeport: Maine landscapes and seascapes, paintings and limited-edition prints by Maine artists Eric Hopkins, Neil Welliver, Connie Hayes, Tom Curry, David Little, Wendy Turner, and Jeff Colquhoun are featured continuously at Thos. Moser Cabinetmakers, 149 Main St. Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday-Saturday and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. 865-4519

Freeport: Works by the Freeport Art Club will be featured through Feb. 29 at Freeport Community Library, 10 Library Drive.865-3307

Gorham: “Analog,” featuring works by Gideon Bok, will be shown through April 6 at USM Art Gallery. Gallery hours: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday-Friday and 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. 780-5008

Hinckley: “Gerd H. Heinrich: a 20th Century Biologist and Museum Collector” will be featured through April 15 at L.C. Bates Museum, Route 201. Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday and 1 to 4:30 p.m. Sunday. $2.50/$1 238-4250

Lewiston: “Portraits and Voices: Workers of Seven Mills” will be featured through March 31 at Museum L-A, 35 Canal St. 333-3881

Lewiston: “Taking Different Trails: The Artists’ Journey to Katahdin Lake” will be featured through May 24; and “Wildness Within, Wildness Without: Exploring Maine’s Thoreau-Wabanaki Trail” will be featured through March 4, both at Bates College Museum of Art. Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. 786-6329

Lewiston: “Educate and Create: Maine Art Education Association Members’ Exhibition” will be featured through April 5 at L-A College, 51 Westminster St. Gallery hours: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. 753-6500

Lewiston: “GPS” will be featured through March 8 at L/A Arts Gallery 5, 49 Lisbon St. Gallery hours: 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday 576-4805

Lewiston: “Fastened,” featuring works by Andrew Coffin, will be shown through Feb. 29 at She Doesn’t Like Guthries, 115 Middle St.

Lewiston: Works by Kendra Biddle and Melanie Therrien will be featured through Feb. 29 at Central Maine Medical Center Rotating Art Gallery, 300 Main St. 795-2295

Litchfield: An ongoing, changing art exhibit by Aleta Manchester of New England landscapes is featured at the Country Café, Route. 126. The café is open seven days a week. 268-4003

New Harbor: “Guns, Politics and Furs: Pemaquid and the Defense of the Eastern Frontier 1667-1761” will be featured continuously at Colonial Pemaquid State Historic Site, Pemaquid Point. 677-2752

Norway: The Child Health Center exhibit will be featured through March 10 at Lajos Matolcsy Arts Center, 480 Main St. 739-6161

Norway: Works by oil painter Emmy Andersson will be featured through March 31 at Cafe Nomad Community Gallery. 739-6161

Paris: The Western Maine Art Group will hold its mid-winter art sale through March 31 at McLaughlin Garden Center, 97 Main St. 739-6161

Portland: “Masterpieces From the Currier Museum of Art” and “Selected N.C. Wyeth Masterworks” are ongoing; photography works by Lola Alvarez Bravo will be featured through March 16; “Bright Common Spikes: The Sculpture of John Bisbee” will be featured through March 23; works by LHS student Linda Rand will be up through March 30; and “New Natural History” will be shown through May 11, all at Portland Museum of Art, Seven Congress Square. Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday and 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday and Friday. 775-6148

Portland: “We Are Maine,” a multicultural exhibit and a fire truck exhibit, is ongoing at the Children’s Museum of Maine, 142 Free St. Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday and after Memorial Day, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Saturday. $6 828-1234

Portland: “Katahdin: The Lake and Her Artists” will be featured through Feb. 29 at Jameson Gallery, 305 Commercial St. Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday-Saturday and by appointment. 772-5522

Portland: “The Urban Landscape,” featuring works by Richard Estes, Richard Haas, David Kapp, Todd Watts, Rackstraw Downes, Yvonne Jacquette, Christina Goodwin, Robert Solotaire, Bruce Muirhead, Jeff Loxterkamp and Rush Brown, will be shown through Feb. 29; “Paintings: Gallery Artists” will be featured March 7 through April 30, both at Susan Maasch Fine Arts, 29 Forest Ave. Gallery hours: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday and 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. 699-2966

Portland: “Michael G. Moore: Drawing Drawings” will be featured through Feb. 29 at USM Woodbury Campus Center. Gallery hours: 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. Friday. 780-5008

Portland: “Revisioning Portland” will be featured through March 16 at Institute of Contemporary Art Evans Hunt Gallery. 775-5098

Portland: “Arthur Ganson: Machines Contemplating Time” will be featured through March 16 at Institute of Contemporary Art Lunder Gallery. 775-5098

Portland: “Lisa Young: Transcendence and Temporality” will be featured through March 15 at Institute of Contemporary Art William Sloane Jelin Gallery. 775-5098

Portland: “Only Connect: Richard Van Buren and David Moses Bridges” will be featured through March 1; “Bernard Langlais, 1921-1977: Abstractions and Reliefs” will be up through March 22; and recent works by gallery artists will be shown March 5 through March 31, all at Aucocisco Galleries, 613 Congress St. Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. 775-2222

Portland: “Change of View: Drawings by Kate Sullivan will be featured through Feb. 29; “Three Monumental Woodcuts” by Leonard Baskin, “Color Lithographs” by Francisco Zuniga and “Woodcuts” by Antonio Frasconi will be shown through April 30, all at Edward T. Pollack Fine Arts, 25 Forest Ave. 699-2919

Portland: “Fine Art Portraits,” with works by Richard Sandifer, will be featured through Feb. 28 at Portland Public Library, 5 Monument Square. 871-1710

Portland: “Wall Envy,” featuring collections by two collectors in Maine, Gary D. Astrachan and John M. Day, will be featured through March 30 at UNE Westbrook College Campus, 716 Stevens Ave. Gallery hours: 1 to 4 p.m. Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday and 1 to 7 p.m. Thursday. 221-4499

Portland: Works by Geoffrey Drew will be featured March 6 through March 29 at Cooper Jackson Gallery, 70 Indian St. Gallery hours: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday and by chance and appointment. 772-2108

Portland: “Paul Heroux: Ceramics” will be featured March 5 through March 29 at June Fitzpatrick Gallery, 522 Congress St. 879-5742

Pownal: “Sculpture in the Snow” by June LaCombe will be featured through March 21 at June LaCombe Sculpture, Hawk Ridge Farm. By appointment only. 688-4468

Richmond: The second annual “What’s Nude in Richmond” exhibit will be featured through March 4 at Royall Gallery, 52 Main St. 522-9501

Scarborough: “Spirit of Ireland,” a photography exhibit, will be featured through March 31 at Biddeford Savings Bank, 350 U.S. Route 1. Gallery hours: 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday-Friday and 8:30 a.m. to noon Saturday. 766-1313

Topsham: A student art show will be featured through April 15 at Topsham Adult Education Center, behind Mt. Ararat High School. 729-7323

Turner: The 25th juried art exhibition will be featured through March 8 at Turner Center for the Arts, 98 Matthews Way. Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday or by appointment. 225-3115

Unity: “Karen Gelardi: Components and Assemblies” will be featured through April 4 at Unity College Leonard R. Craig Art Gallery. Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday-Friday and 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday. 948-3131

Waterville: “The Works of Alex Katz” “Ancient Art” and “Whistler’s Etchings and Lithotints, 1858-1896” are ongoing; “Highlights From the Lunder Collection” will be featured through June 15; “Currents: Amy Stacey Curtis” will be shown through April 13; “Gary Green: The History of Nature (Part I)” will be up through March 23; “Adoph Gottlieb: Paintings and Early Prints” will be featured through April 13; and “Joan Whitney Payson Collection” will be shown through June 1, all at Colby College Museum of Art. Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday and noon to 4:30 p.m. Sunday. 872-3549

Yarmouth: “Yarmouth at the Turn of the Century” is ongoing at Yarmouth Historical Society, Main Street. Gallery hours: 1 to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday. 846-6259


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