“A-crow-pella,” whimsical watercolor paintings by Glenn Felch, in Kramer Gallery of Belfast Free Library, 106 High St. FMI: 338-3884. Through Feb. 28. March 1-31: “Learning to Grow: In the Garden with Troy Howard Middle School in Belfast, Maine,” documentary photographs by Jennifer Smith-Mayo.

“Cast and Found: the Art of Wooden Foundry Patterns, circa 1900” exhibit of industrial design, in Clifford Gallery (through Feb. 26); “Empty Walls and Windows,” work for purchase organized by Abbie Shahn, in Corridor Gallery (ongoing), 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesdays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesdays through Fridays and by appointment, Waterfall Arts Belfast, 256 High St. FMI: 338-2222. “Cast & Found” proceeds benefit Waterfall Arts and Belfast Maskers.

“Flyby” installation by Freddy Lafage, Perimeter Gallery at Chase’s Daily, 96 Main St. Through April 11 (closed March 23-April 5). Pastabilities 2.0 dinner and silent auction to benefit Waterfall Arts: 5:30-7 p.m. March 1.

“Food for Thought 2,” group show, Maine Farmland Trust Gallery, 97 Main St. Through April.

New work by Keith Maynard, David Johnson, Peg Worth, Ben Hall and Joanne Parent, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily, Parent Gallery, 92 Main St.

Photography exhibit focused on the Sheepscot River Headwaters in Montville, H. Allen and Sally Fernald Art Gallery at the University of Maine’s Hutchinson Center, Route 3. FMI: 338-8049. Through Feb. 28.

“Recycling Abstract,” new work by Eric Leppanen, Revival Salon, 33 Main St. FMI: 338-4995. Through April 30.

Work by 20 Maine artists plus Aina Moja Shop of African art, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays, Working Art Gallery, 65 Main St. FMI: 338-4820.


“Art, Nature & Design,” nature-inspired sculptures by Antje Roitzsch, exhibition gardens of Merryspring Nature Center, Conway Road. FMI: 236-2239. Through the winter.

“Boats On Ice,” recent ice boating photos from local ponds and lakes, Bagel Café, 26 Mechanic St. Through March 31.

“Light and Ice, 2010,” ice sculpture photographs by Allison Lakin, Bagel Café, 26 Mechanic St., Camden. FMI: 236-2661. Through Feb. 27.

“Shadows & Reflection,” photography by Aquelidio Manuel Rodrigues, Jean Picker Room, Camden Public Library, Atlantic Avenue. Through Feb. 28. March 2-30: “Impressions,” Midcoast Printmakers group show; reception 3-5 p.m. March 6.


Art at the Grill series: watercolors by Jan Kilburn and students, Damariscotta Grill, Main Street/Business Route 1. Through April 5. Reception: 4-6 p.m. Feb. 25.

“Black and white” juried group show, River Arts, 170 Main St./Business Route 1. FMI: 563-1507. Opens with 5-7 p.m. reception Feb. 26; through April 2.

Maine Art Gallery members show, first-floor lobby of First Bancorp, 223 Main St./Business Route 1. Through Feb. 27.

Oil and acrylic paintings by Denise Rankin, Bath Savings Institution, 8 Church St. FMI: 563-3116. Through Feb. 28.


New pastels and watercolors by Elizabeth Scott O’Haverty, Hope General Store, intersection of routes 105 and 235. Through March 7. Reception: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Feb. 28.


“Cow-themed Catharsis,” photography by Kate Hassett, Good Tern Natural Foods Co-Op, 750 Main St. Through Feb. 28. March 1-31: watercolors by Deborah Winship.

“Midcoast Maine — More than Meets the Eye,” photography from Photo Treks program, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, Julia’s Gallery for Young Artists at the Farnsworth Art Museum, corner of Elm and Union streets. FMI: 596-6457, ext. 146. Though March 7.

“Nine by Nine,” small-scale recent works by the Lively Ladies, Garage Gallery of Eastern Tire & Auto Service, 70 Park St. FMI: 789-5430. Through March 3.

Oil paintings by Albie Davis, Rock City Books & Coffee, 328 Main St. FMI: 594-4123.

Photographs and hanging sculptures by Antje Roitzsch, Center for Health and Healing, 17 Masonic St. Through April.

“Real and Abstract: Contemporary Art from the Farnsworth” in Morehouse Wing (through May 16; “The State of Printmaking since 1940” in Crosman Gallery (through April 18); “Elegantly Attired: Victorian Apparel and Accessories in Coastal Maine” in Nevelson-Berliawsky Gallery (through April 18); “Andrew Wyeth Selections” in Hadlock and Wyeth Study Center galleries (through May 31); “Louise Nevelson” in Craig Gallery (through Dec. 31); and “Alex Katz – Early Paintings” in Library Gallery (through May 2), 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesdays through Sundays, Farnsworth Art Museum, 16 Museum St. Admission $12; $10 senior citizens or students older than 16; free younger than 17, museum members and all Rockland residents. FMI: 596-6457. Art Lecture Redux, David McCullough Forum: 3 p.m. Feb. 28 ($7; $5 museum members).

Recent aquatints by Bill Ronalds, Rock City Coffee Roasters, 254 Main St. FMI: 594-5688.

“What Does It Take to Heal?” group show, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. weekdays and by appointment, Jean B. Chalmers Art Gallery, second floor of Lincoln Street Center for Arts and Education, 24 Lincoln St. Through Feb. 28. Also work by Nancy Benner and Albie Davis in first-floor hallway.


“Celebrating the Studio Fellowship,” 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays, Messler Gallery of Center for Furniture Craftsmanship, Route et. FMI: 594-5611. Through April 2.


“Watercolors & Metalwork by Maryfaith Morison,” Searsmont Town Library in the Searsmont Community Center, intersection of routes 131 and 173. Through March 5.


“The Blink of an Eye: Drawings and Other 2-Dimensional Experimentations” by Mark Kelly, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. weekdays and 1 to 5 p.m. Saturdays, Leonard R. Craig Gallery at Unity College, 90 Quaker Hill Road. FMI: 748-3131, ext. 239. Opens with 4-5:30 p.m. March 3. Through April 9 (appointment only March 8-15).

Comic book art, illustration and colorful Alternative Realism by D.C. McQueen, Josh Roberts and Jaime Marie D’Errico, Unity College Centre for the Performing Arts, 42 Depot St. FMI: 568-3147 or 948-7469. Through Feb. 28. March 1-31: woodworkers group show, reception 6-8 p.m. March 6.


“Ralph Bush and Daniel Corey Paint Monhegan,” 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays and by appointment, Tidemark Gallery, 902 Main St. FMI: 832-5109. Through Feb. 27. March 3-27: “A Group of Four,” work in a variety of media by Joe, Mary, Angela and Nina Devenney.

VillageSoup Art/Entertainment Editor Dagney Ernest can be reached at 207-594-4401 or by e-mail to