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.

Augusta: A 40-piece exhibition featuring contemporary artists and their views of the Katahdin wilderness will be featured through Nov. 1 at the Maine Capital Hall of Flags. Gallery hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Friday. 287-2121

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

Bath: “Scenes From Maine and Away,” featuring the photography of Cathy Newson, will be shown through Sept. 7 at Mae’s Cafe and Bakery, 160 Centre St. 442-8577

Bath:
“Summer Premiere Exhibit” will be featured July 6 through Aug. 2 at the Chocolate Church Arts Center, 798 Washington St. Gallery hours: noon to 3 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. 442-8455

Belgrade Lakes:
“Bronze Sculpture Exhibit” will be featured through Oct. 12 at Spring Gallery and Sculpture Garden, 81 Maine St., Route 27. Gallery hours: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday-Sunday through Labor Day and Saturday and Sunday through Columbus Day or by appointment. 495-3113

Boothbay Harbor: “Mario Francesconi, Tuscany, Italy” and works by Christopher Morse will be shown through July 30 at Gold/Smith Gallery, 41 Commercial St. Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. 633-6252

Boothbay Harbor: Works by Lynne Seitzer will be featured July 4 through Aug. 1 at the Wind Gallery, 34 Atlantic Ave. 633-7025

Bowdoinham:
“Young at Art,” an exhibit of young artists, will be shown through July 12 at Merrymeeting Arts Center Cathance Landing, 9 Maine St. The hours are noon to 3 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. 666-8907

Bridgton: Works by Catherine Worthington will be shown through July 17 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: “The American Scene: Part II” will be shown through Aug. 31; “Beauty and Duty: The Art and Business of Renaissance Marriage” will be shown through July 27; “Andrea Sulzer: After Nature” will be displayed through Aug. 27; “Lewis Desoto’s Paranirvana/Self-Portrait” will be shown through Jan. 26; and “Homer’s Etchings” and “Photo Landscapes” will be featured July 1 through Aug. 31, 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: “Northward Over the Great Ice: Robert E. Peary and the Quest for the North Pole” is continuous at Bowdoin College Peary-MacMillan Arctic Museum. Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday and 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday. Free 725-3416

Brunswick:
“Martha Groome” New Paintings” and David Raymond: New Sculpture” will be featured through July 3 at ICON Contemporary Art, 19 Main St. Gallery hours: 1 to 5 p.m. weekdays and 1 to 4 p.m. Saturdays. 725-8157

Brunswick:
“Recent Work by Gallery Artists,” featuring works by Barbara Applegate, Robert Colburn, Charles Movalli and Paul Stone, will be shown through July 5 at Bayview Gallery, 58 Maine St. 729-5500

Damariscotta:
“Monhegan Perspectives” will be featured through July 31 at Damariscotta River Grill, 155 Main St. 563-2992

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; and “Luminous Maine: Reflections of Coastal Life,” oil paintings by Philip Frey, will be displayed through Sept. 1, all 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

Georgetown: Works by Katharina Keoughan of Friendship will be featured through July 19 at West Island Gallery, Bay Point Road. Gallery hours: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday. 371-9090

Great Diamond Island:
Works by several emerging artists will be featured through July 21 at the Gallery at Diamond Cove. 766-5850

Hallowell:
“Landscapes and Still Lives: A Personal View” by Kate Buehner will be on display through July 5 at Cerulean Fine Art Gallery, 202 Water St. Gallery hours: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday and Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and by appointment. 626-9009

Hinckley: “Some Homes” will be featured through Oct. 15 at L.C. Bates Museum, Route 201. Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday and 1 to 4:30 p.m. Sunday. 238-4250

Kingfield: Works by Shawn O’Connor of Ithaca, N.Y. and Ellen Roberts of Farmington, will be displayed through July 31 at Stadler Gallery, 225 Main St. Gallery hours: noon to 4 p.m. daily or by appointment. 265-5025

Lewiston:
A kimono exhibit will be on display through July 19; “Stairway to Heaven: From Chinese Streets to Monuments and Skyscrapers” will be showcased through Dec. 14; and an exhibition of delicate works on paper and handcrafted document boxes from the 18th and 19th centuries will be featured through Dec. 14, all at Bates College Museum of Art. Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. 786-6329

Lewiston: “Weaving a World: Lewiston’s Millworkers, 1920-2008” will be featured through Aug. 30 at Museum L/A, 35 Canal St. Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday-Saturday. 333-3881

Lewiston:
Works by Grayling Cunningham will be featured through July 17 at Captive Elements Art House, 25 Landry Road. 786-3606

Liberty: An exhibit of Early American hand tools, Native American artifacts and the work of more than 75 contemporary Maine artists and craftspeople is ongoing at the Davistown Museum, 58 Main St. Summer gallery hours, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. 288-5126

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: Florals and landscapes in watercolor, oils and pastels and “Garden Jewelry” sculptures by Jo Northrop Thomas will be displayed July 4 through July 26 at Frost Farm Gallery, 272 Pikes Hill. 743-8041

Norway:
“David Neufeld: Cut Paper Art and Photography” will be featured through July 10 at Matolcsy Arts Center. 480 Main St. 739-6161

Paris:
“Imagine 3D” featuring local artists Robert Parker, Michael Sauro and Steve Willette and guest artist Katherine Rohnert will be shown July 4 through Oct. 31 at the Painted Mermaid Gallery, 6 Briggs Ave. 743-7312

Port Clyde:
“Barbara Ernst Prey: The Print Show at Blue Water Fine Arts” will be featured July 3-6 at Blue Water Fine Arts, Main Street. Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 372-8087

Portland: “Masterpieces From the Currier Museum of Art” and “Selected N.C. Wyeth Masterworks” are ongoing; “Urban Seen” will be shown through Aug. 17; “Contemporary Collaborations: Artist and Master Printer” is displayed through Aug. 10; and “Georgia O’Keeffe and the Camera: The Art of Identity” will be featured through Sept. 7, 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: “Lost and Found: Mildred Johnson and others” will be displayed through July 5 at June Fitzpatrick Gallery, 522 Congress St. 879-5742

Portland: “Four Stories: Inside the Portland Harbor Museum Collection” will be featured through Nov. 30 at Portland Harbor Museum on the waterfront. Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Sunday. $4 799-6337

Portland:
“The Art of Message: Posters New and Old” will be featured through July 6; “Seventh Annual Sculpture Garden Invitational” will be shown through Oct. 31; and “William Manning – Then and Now” will be displayed July 10 through Sept. 7, all at UNE Westbrook College, 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:
“Seeking Soul,” featuring works by Charles DuBack, will be shown through July 26 at Jameson Art Group, 305 Commercial St. Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday-Saturday and by appointment. 772-5522

Portland:
“Send: Conversations in Evolving Media” will be featured through Aug. 10 at Maine College of Art, 522 Congress St. Gallery hours: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday-Sunday and 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday. Free 775-5098

Portland:
“William Bailey: Still Life/Figure” and Walter Horak: Bronze Sculpture” will be featured through July 31 at Susan Maasch Fine Art, 29 Forest Ave. Gallery hours: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. 699-2966

Portland:
“Carl Klimt: Dear Love and Dreams” will be featured through July 5 at June Fitzpatrick Gallery, 112 High St. 772-1961.

Portland:
“Impact: The Art of the Poster,” featuring the works of Ben Shahn, Egon Schiele, Oscar Kokoschka, Alphonse Mucha, Ludwig Hohlwein, Misti and others, will be shown July 10 through Aug. 30 at A Fine Thing: Edward T. Pollack Fine Arts, 25 Forest Ave. Gallery hours: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday or by appointment. 699-2919

Portland:
“Sing the Body Eclectic,” photographs, sketches, drawings and prints, will be featured through July 26 at Addison Woolley Gallery and Center for Photographic Inquiry, 87 Market St. Gallery hours: 11:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday and 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. 775-0678

Pownal:
“Water and Gravity” by June LaCombe will be featured through July 20; and “Wind and Light,” kinetic sculpture by George Sherwood, will be displayed through July 27, both at June LaCombe Sculpture, 90 Minot Road. 688-4468

Rockland: “The Wyeth Collection” and “Alex Katz: Early Paintings” are featured continuously; “Uncommon Treasures: Folk Art From the Farnsworth” will be shown through Nov. 30; and “From Impressionism to Modernism: American Paintings From the Farnsworth Art Museum, 1885-1935” will be on display through Feb. 1, all at Farnsworth Art Museum, 352 Main St. Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday. $8/$5 596-6457

Rockport: “Lois Dodd: Directly Considered” will be on display through July 19; “The Gleaners” will be featured through July 19; and works by well-known photographer William Wegman will be shown through Sept. 13, all at Center for Maine Contemporary Art, 162 Russell Ave. Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday-Saturday and 1 to 5 p.m. $5 Sunday. 236-2875

Waterville: “The Works of Alex Katz” and “Ancient Art” are ongoing; “Chuck Close: Self Portrait – Scribble, Etching, Portfolio, 2000” will be shown through Sept. 21; “Joe Brainard: If Nancy Was” will be displayed through Aug. 17; “Masterpieces of American Folk Art” will be featured through Oct. 19; and “Whistler’s Waterscapes” will be shown through Oct. 26, 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

Waterville: Works by Mary Beth Morrison will be featured through July 31 at Thomas College Art Gallery, 180 West River Road. Gallery hours: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday-Friday. 859-1318

Wiscasset:
The 50th Juried Exhibit will be featured through July 7; and a “Member Juried Exhibition” will be shown July 10 through Aug. 10, both at Maine Art Gallery, Warren Street. Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday. 882-7511

Wiscasset:
“Michael McCollum: On and Off the Wall” will be featured through July 6 at James Patrick Gallery, 25 Fort Hill St. Gallery hours: noon to 5 p.m. daily. 882-9951

Wiscasset:
“American Style: Greek Revival Architecture and Lincoln County 1820-1860” will be featured through Oct. 12 at the Lincoln County Museum and Old Jail, 133 Federal St. Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and noon to 4 p.m. Sunday in June and September, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday and noon to 4 p.m. July and August. 882-6817

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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