“Archetype V (will to meaning),” an art show of paintings, drawings, photography and optional accompanying poetry, will open with a public reception Saturday, Aug. 20 from 3 to 6 p.m. in Jean Chalmers Art Gallery of Lincoln Street Center for Arts and Education, 24 Lincoln St.

Participating artists are Lois Anne, Michele LeGris and Gwen Sylvester of Rockland; Chris Barstow of Rockport; Naya Blue of Unity; Clarity (Robert and Su.Sane Hake) of Rockland and Warren; Janelle Delicata of Prospect ; Charles Laurier Dufour, Betsy Headley, Eric A. Leppanen and Lucinda Talbot of Belfast; Asha Fenn of Sandy Point; Lis Janes of Portland; Judith Mitchell of Waldoboro; ED Moffitt of Belfast and Sandy Point; Nancy Kahler of Addison; Kathy Pollard of Orono; Laurie Proctor-LeFebvre of Fairfield; Suzanne Southworth of Camden; Kay Sullivan of Palermo; and Kari Van Tine of Orland.

The gallery is open during the center’s open hours, weekdays from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., and by appointment. For more information, send email to moffitt@yahoo.com. The gallery is on the second floor, and parking/entrance is in rear of the former school building.

VillageSoup Art/Entertainment Editor Dagney Ernest can be reached at 207-594-4401 or by email to dernest@villagesoup.com.