AUGUSTA: “Cabinet of Curiosities, the Museum Science Collections and You” continues; and 60 photographs that depict Mainers playing and having fun at state fairs and festivals will be featured through Dec. 31, both at the Maine State Museum, State House Complex. Gallery hours: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. 287-2301
BANGOR: “Highway of Thought: Photographs by David Hilliard,” “Elegant Darkness: Photographs by Connie Imboden” and “Recent Sculptures: Christopher Frost” will be featured through Sept. 19 at the University of Maine Museum of Art, 40 Harlow St. Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Saturday. 561-3350
BATH: Ongoing exhibits “A Maritime History of Maine,” “Lobstering and the Maine Coast” and “Percy and Small Shipyard” are continuous; and “NetWorth: The Rise and Fall of Maine’s Fin Fisheries” will be featured through Nov. 29, all at Maine Maritime Museum, 243 Washington St. Gallery hours: 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. daily except major holidays. 443-1316
BRIDGTON: Works by Sandy Crabtree will be featured through Sept. 4 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: “Northward Over the Great Ice: Robert E. Peary and the Quest for the North Pole” is continuous through April 30, 2011 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: “James Bowdoin III: Pursuing Style in the Age of Independence” will be featured through Aug. 16 at Bowdoin College Shaw Ruddock Gallery. 725-3275
BRUNSWICK: “Selected Paintings by Barbara Cooney” will be featured through Sept. 13; “Drawn to Illustration” will be shown through Aug. 30; “Winslow Homer: At the Water’s Edge” will be viewed through Sept. 13; and “Old Master Drawings and Prints” will be displayed through Sept. 20, 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: “Face Forward: Portraits From the American Collection” will be featured through Sept. 13 at Bowdoin College Bernard and Barbra Osher Gallery. 725-3275
BRUNSWICK: “Bridget Besaw: Maine Farms at Work,” a photograph exhibit, will be featured through Aug. 8 at Frontier Cafe, Cinema and Gallery, 14 Maine St. 725-5222
BRUNSWICK: “4 X 6,” a group exhibition of sculpture, painting and drawing, will be featured through Aug. 29 at ICON Contemporary Art, 19 Mason St. Gallery hours: 1 to 5 p.m. weekdays and 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday. 725-8157
BRUNSWICK: “Her Mark: Paintings by Our Women Artists” will be featured Aug;. 14 through Sept. 5 at Bayview Gallery, 58 Maine St. 729-5500
DENMARK: Paintings by Carrie Jacobson will be featured through Aug. 31 at Denmark Arts Center, 50 West Main St. 452-2412
FARMINGTON: Works by Colleen Park will be displayed through Aug. 31 at SugarWood Gallery, 248 Broadway. Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday-Friday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. 491-8635
FREEPORT: “From Rebel to de Rigueur – the 40-year History of the T-Shirt” will be featured through Sept. 7 at Harrington House, 45 Main St. 865-3170
FREEPORT: “Selections From the Artist’s Studio,” paintings by Judy Taylor, along with works by Eric Hopkins, Tom Curry and Jill Hoy, will be featured through Sept. 7 at Thos. Moser Showroom, 149 Main St. Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday-Saturday and 11 am. to 5 p.m. Sunday. 865-4519
FREEPORT: The Rowan 30th anniversary exhibition will be featured through Aug. 16 at Grace Robinson and Company, 208 U.S. Route 1. 865-6110
HARPSWELL: The mid-summer exhibition “Back to Back, Kuhl and Kuhl” will be displayed through Sept. 20 at Gallery at Widgeon Cove, 31 Widgeon Cove Lane, Route 123. Gallery hours: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday-Saturday. 833-6081
KINGFIELD: Works by Mary Allen Chaisson and Christine Higgins will be displayed through Aug. 7 at Stadler Gallery, 225 Main St. Gallery hours: noon to 4 p.m. daily and by appointment. 265-5025
LEWISTON: “Medium and Abstraction” by Bernard Langlais and “Our Positive Bodies: Mapping Our Treatment, Sharing our Choices” by Marsden Hartley, will be featured through Oct. 3; and “Our Positive Bodies: Mapping our Treatment, Sharing Our Choices” will be shown through Dec. 11, both at Bates College Museum of Art, 75 Russell St. 786-6158
LEWISTON: Works by 40 photographers will be featured through Aug. 15 at Gallery 5, 49 Lisbon St. Gallery hours: 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday-Saturday and by appointment. 576-4805
LEWISTON: “Portraits and Voices: Brickyard Roads,” featuring the histories of workers in Lewiston-Auburn’s textile, brick and shoe-making industries, will be displayed through Aug. 1, 2010 at Museum L-A, 35 Canal St. Gallery hours 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday-Saturday. 333-3881
LEWISTON: The photographic work of Alan Holbrook will be featured through Aug. 14 at St. Mary’s Regional Medical Center Beeaker Gallery, Campus Avenue. 755-3002
PARIS: Works by Mary Isham will be displayed through Aug. 31 at McLaughlin Garden Center, 97 Main St. 743-8820
PORT CLYDE: “Barbara Ernst Prey: Earth, Sea, Sky,” 25 years exhibiting in Maine, will be featured through Aug. 16 at Blue Water Fine Arts, Main Street. Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. 372-8087
PORTLAND: “Call of the Coast: Art Colonies of New England” will be featured through Oct. 12; “For My Beloved Sister Mia: An Album of Photographs by Julia Margaret Cameron” will be displayed through Sept. 7; and “Joyce Tenneson Photographs will be shown through Oct. 4, all at Portland Museum of Art, Seven Congress Square. Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday and 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday and Friday through Columbus Day. 775-6148
PORTLAND: The eighth annual “Sculpture Garden Invitational” will be displayed through Oct. 31; and “The Business of Art” will be featured through Sept. 2, both at UNE Portland 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 visiting faculty members of the Master of Fine Arts in Studio Arts Program at MECA, will be featured through Aug. 16 at Maine College of Art, 522 Congress St. 775-3052
PORTLAND: “Re/Collected: Great Works and New Discoveries From the Brown Library” will be featured through May 30, 2010 at Maine Historical Society, 489 Congress St. 774-1822
PORTLAND: “Rebecca Fitzpatrick: Thread” and “Owen F. Smith: Multiples” will be displayed through Aug. 29 at Whitney Art Works, 492 Congress St. Gallery hours: noon to 6 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday or by appointment. 780-0700
PORTLAND: “Summertime,” featuring works by gallery and other artists, will be featured through Aug. 29 at A Fine Thing: Edward T. Pollack Fine Arts, 29 Forest Ave. 699-2919
PORTLAND: “Lust and Desire,” featuring work by Robert Maplethorpe, Jack Montgomery, Rush Brown, Pablo Picasso and others, will be displayed through Sept. 18 at Susan Maasch Fine Art, 567 Congress St. Gallery hours: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. 699-2966
PORTLAND: Works by Maurice Freedman will be featured through Aug. 29 at Greenhut Galleries, 146 Middle St. Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday-Friday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday. 772-2693
ROCKLAND: “Jamie Wyeth-Seven Deadly Sins” will be shown through Aug. 30; the summer teen art show “You Know What I’m Saying?” will be displayed through Aug. 31; and “Robert Indiana and the Star of Hope” will be viewed through Oct. 25, all at Farnsworth Art Museum, 352 Main St. Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday. $8/$5 596-6457
ROCKPORT: “Brenda Bettinson: Arcadia and Archetype” will be shown through Sept. 12; “Just Look at Yourself,” a self-portraiture exhibit, will be featured Aug. 8 through Oct. 3; and “Karen Lewis: Wozzeck – My Beautiful Obsession, will be displayed Aug. 8 through Oct. 3, all at Center for Maine Contemporary Art, 162 Russell Ave. Gallery hours: 10 am. to 5 p.m. Thursday-Saturday and 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday. 236-2875
RUMFORD: Artists from Pennacook Art Center will feature their works through Aug. 31 at the center, 94 River St. 364-7243
SACO, “Painting Along the Saco” will be shown through Sept. 27; and “A Treasured Ten: A Decade of Collecting at the Saco Museum” will be featured through Nov. 15 at Saco Museum, , 371 Main St. Gallery hours: noon to 4 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, noon to 8 p.m. Friday and noon to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. 283-3861
SCARBOROUGH: Paintings by Melinda Campbell will be featured through Sept. 26 at Biddeford Savings Bank, 360 U.S. Route 1. Gallery hours: 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and 8:30 a.m. to noon Saturday. 883-3004
STONINGTON: Works by visual artists who have been inspired by productions at the Opera House over its ten years, will be featured through Aug. 20 at Stonington Opera House. 367-2788
WALDOBORO: An exhibition celebrating the life, art and work of the great POGO comic strip artist, Walt Kelly, will be featured through Sept. 7 at Fawcett’s Maine Antique Toy and Art Museum, Route 1. 832-7398
YARMOUTH, Vintage horse-drawn carriages and sleighs will be featured through Aug. 23 at Skyline Farm Carriage Museum, 95 The Lane. 798-7614


Only subscribers are eligible to post comments. Please subscribe or to participate in the conversation. Here’s why.

Use the form below to reset your password. When you've submitted your account email, we will send an email with a reset code.