Living History Days — A Journey through 1790-1900s at Leonard’s Mill, Route 178, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 5 and 6. Presented by Maine Forest & Logging Museum. Admission, $10 for adults, $5 for children. 947-6278;


“New Artists Exhibit,” a two-person show of new work by Kristin Fitzpatrick and Ellen Roberts, Fridays through Oct. 27, Landing Gallery, 8 Elm St. Opening reception, 5-8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 4, during Rockland’s first Friday art walk. Hours: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Wednesday-Sunday. 594-4544;

Hawk & Handsaw exhibition: Twenty Who Know the Difference presents selected works by 20 contemporary Maine artists who have been featured in Hawk & Handsaw, the journal of creative sustainability published by Unity College since 2007. Artists’ reception, 4-6 p.m. Saturday, Center for Maine Contemporary Art.

Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, 1-5 p.m. Sundays.


Susie O’Keeffe will present “Art of Reciprocity: Rekindling the Exchange of Wild Affection,” 7 p.m., Oct. 2, Unity College Center for the Performing Arts. A multi-media performance that tells the story of O’Keeffe’s month-long contemplative inquiry in the Tongass National Forest in Southeast Alaska in poetry, prose, images and music, and is part of the O’Keeffe’s effort to understand and help end our destructive relationships with the larger life community.



SpinOff on the Circle — an art exhibition at 45 Memorial Circle through Nov. 1. Hours: 9 a.m.-9 p.m. daily; [email protected]


Jacqueline Berry exhibit, through September, SugarWood Gallery, 248 Broadway. Hours: 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday;


“Gift of the Glacier: The Maine Landscape The Summer Exhibition,” L.C. Bates Museum, U.S. Route 201. Hours: 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday; 1-4:30 p.m. Sunday; 238-4250 or [email protected]


Indian art from the United States, Canada and South America, Nowetah’s American Indian Museum, Route 27. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily; 628-4981.


Work by David Estey, Richard Whittier and Mort LaPointe, The Royal Gallery, 52 Main St. For more information, call 737-2257.


Brian Mark’s “Haunting of the Harbor,” through Oct. 31, Harbor Square Gallery 374 Main St. Artist talk, 5:30 p.m., Oct. 4; 594-8700.


Olena Babak, a Plein Air Artist, Central Maine Artists Gallery, through Oct. 25. Hours 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday and 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday; 858-0797.

Rebecca Norling and Sarah Coleman, through September, River Roads Artisans Gallery, 75 Water St. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday and 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday;


Colby College Museum of Art — seven exhibitions will demonstrate the strength of the museum’s collection and offer new perspectives on the Lunder Collection, through June 8, 2014. “Spaces and Places: Chinese Art from the Lunder-Colville Collection and the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston,” through June 8, 2014. “A Thing Alive: Modern Views from the Marin Collections” features work by artist John Marin, a trained architect who expressed the cityscape and landscape through gestural, unrestrained line and color, through Sept. 29. “Nowhere But Here: Art From the Alex Katz Foundation,” through Jan. 5, 2014. “Alex Katz: A Matter of Light,” through Sunday. “American Weathervanes from a Maine Collection” represents some of the finest designs and iconic forms of the late 19th century, through June 8, 2014. “Process & Place: Exploring the Design Evolution of the Alfond-Lunder Family Pavilion,” through Oct. 13. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday;


“A Quiet Reality,” by Jan Roberson, through Sunday, Wild Things Fine Art Gallery, 1 Christmas Tree Lane. Hours:10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sundays, 1-8 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday and by appointment.




“Northeast to Southwest,” Bonnie J. Tucker Gallery, 87 Western Ave.; 623-1751.

Maine State Museum, 83 State House Station. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday; 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday; 1-4 p.m. Sunday; call 287-2301 or visit

Children’s Discovery Museum, 171 Capitol St. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday; 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday;


Spring Gallery and Sculpture Garden, 81 Main St. Hours: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Thursday-Sunday; call 495-3113 or visit


Fairfield Historical Society, 42 High St. Hours: 9 a.m.-noon and 1-4 p.m. Tuesday; 453-2998.


Washburn-Johnson Fine Art Gallery, 155 Front St. Hours: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday; 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday; 860-0258.


Circling the Square Fine Art Press & Gallery, 275 Water St. Hours: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays; visit or call 582-2108.

Monkitree Gallery, 263 Water St. Hours: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesday-Friday; noon-6 p.m. Saturday; call 512-4679 or email [email protected]


The Harlow Gallery, 160 Water St. Hours: noon-6 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday; visit, call 622-3813 or email

[email protected]


Fine Arts Gallery, 245 Main St.; email [email protected] or call 266-4656.

Stadler Gallery, 225 Main St. Hours: noon-4 p.m. daily; 265-5025.

Ski Museum of Maine, 256 Main St. Hours: 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Thursday, 8 a.m.-6 p.m. Friday and Sunday; call 491-5481.


Macartney House Museum, 25 Main St.; call 465-7549.


River Road Artisans Gallery, 75 Water St. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday; 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday; visit

Margaret Chase Smith Library, 56 Norridgewock Ave. Hours: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday; call 474-7133.

Skowhegan History House, 66 Elm St.; 474-6632 or


Center Gallery Unity College Center for the Performing Arts, 42 Depot St.; email or call 568-3147.



Matt Demers, Uncas Farms, 98 Townhouse Road; 215-2392 or email [email protected]

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