“Award Winning Heirloom Vegetables,” laminated collages by Troy Howard Middle School ecology/garden students, Belfast Co-op, 123 High St. Through March 31.

“Changing Seasons 1,” large-scale prints by photographer Paula Cannon, Camden National Bank, 156 Main St. Through March 31.

“Chicken Fried Steak,” watercolor and ink works by Wesley Allen Hartley, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesdays and Thursdays; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, Roots & Tendrils, 2 Cross St. FMI: 338-5225. Through March 31. Live music for Haiti: 8 p.m. March 20, $10.

“Flyby” installation by Freddy Lafage, Perimeter Gallery at Chase’s Daily, 96 Main St. Through April 11 (closed March 23-April 5).

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

“44N 69W: Radius Belfast” group show, noon to 6 p.m. Thursdays through Sundays, show at Åarhus Gallery, 50 Main St. FMI: 338-0001. Through March 28.

“Learning to Grow: In the Garden with Troy Howard Middle School in Belfast, Maine,” documentary photographs by Jennifer Smith-Mayo, in Kramer Gallery of Belfast Free Library, 106 High St. FMI: 338-3884. Through March 31.

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.

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

“RSU 2 — Art Educators,” work by 10 Waldo County art teachers, H. Allen and Sally Fernald Art Gallery at the University of Maine’s Hutchinson Center, Route 3. FMI: 338-8049. Through April 30.

“Taking Wing,” annual Branching Out Mentoring Project collaborations, in Clifford Gallery (through April 23); “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. Experimenatl music: 9 p.m. March 19.

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.

“Impressions,” Midcoast Printmakers group show, Jean Picker Room, Camden Public Library, Atlantic Avenue. Through March 30.

Terra Diddle Collective performance photographs, masks and puppets, Zoot Coffee, 31 Elm St./Route 1. Through March 31. Song repertoire performance: noon March 27.


Art at the Grill series: watercolors by Jan Kilburn and students, Damariscotta Grill, Main Street/Business Route 1. Through April 5.

“Black and white” juried group show, River Arts, 170 Main St./Business Route 1. FMI: 563-1507. Through April 2. Informal talk by Marguerite Robichaux: 3 p.m. March 21, followed by wine and cheese reception; $10.


“Horizons: Views of Penobscot Bay,” work by Brita Holmquist and Herbert Parsons, 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays; 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays; and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sundays, Archipelago Fine Arts, the Island Institute’s art gallery, 386 Main St. FMI: 596-0701. Opens with 5-7 p.m. reception March 19; through June 25.

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. “Elegantly Attired” gallery talk by Julie Stackpole: 2 p.m. March 21, $20/$15 museum members.

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

“Wall Art” by Sandra Clement, Linda Leach and Debra Thuss, Garage Gallery of Eastern Tire & Auto Service, 70 Park St. FMI: 789-5430. Through mid-May.

Watercolors by Deborah Winship, Good Tern Natural Foods Co-Op, 750 Main St. Through March 31.

Work by Nancy Benner and Albie Davis in first-floor hallway of Lincoln Street Center for Arts and Education, 24 Lincoln St.


“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.

Spring Arts and Crafts Show, 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. March 20; 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. March 21, the Farmhouse at Plants Unlimited, Route 1. Free. More than 40 artists and craftspeople.


“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. Through April 9.

Woodworkers group show, Centre Gallery of Unity College Centre for the Performing Arts, 42 Depot St. FMI: 568-3147 or 948-7469. Through March 31.


“A Group of Four,” work in a variety of media by Joe, Mary, Angela and Nina Devenney, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays and by appointment, Tidemark Gallery, 902 Main St./Route 220. Through March 27.


Sixth annual Student Art Show, Gibbs Library, 40 Old Union Road in the village. FMI: 845-2663. Through April 30.

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