History art

“Passing the Time: Artwork by World War II German Prisoners of War in Aroostook County,” is being shown at Maine Historical Society, 489 Congress St., Portland, through Dec. 31. Shown here, German POW Franz Bacher painted this scene of Mont Saint-Michel, an island town in Normandy, France, for the commander of Camp Houlton during Bacher’s internment there. Contributed / Aroostook County Historical and Art Museum

Exhibits/Galleries

“365 Days: A Catalogue of Tears” photographic series, Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Brunswick.

“Alison Goodwin: Tradition and Generation,” Sept. 2 to Oct. 2, Greenhut Galleries, 146 Middle St, Portland. greenhutgalleries.com.

Chocolate Church Arts Center, 804 Washington St., Bath, eight works of 8-by-8-inch art by eight artists, to Sept. 29.

“From a Woman’s Perspective,” Richard Boyd Art Gallery, 15 Epps St., Portland, through September, richardboydpottery.com.

Maine Art Collective, multimedia experience run by 14 Maine artists using media ranging from

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From far away

“A Message From Far Away,” a public art celebration hosted in part by Portland Ovations, will be held Aug. 4 and 5. Contributed / Portland Ovations

Exhibits/Galleries

“365 Days: A Catalogue of Tears” photographic series, Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Brunswick.

“A Community of Artists,” Arts & Cultural Alliance of Freeport, 40 Main St., fine art, photography and sculpture, through Aug. 15.

Colin Page Solo Exhibition, Maret Hensick in the Side Gallery, Greenhut Galleries, 146 Middle St, Portland. greenhutgalleries.com.

“Maine Masters of Modernism,” Elizabeth Moss Galleries, 251 U.S. Route 1 in the Falmouth Shopping Center. Featured artists include Will Barnet, Dahlov Ipcar, Lynne Drexler, Rockwell Kent.

“Slack Tide: a moment of calm between tides,” Chocolate Church Arts Center Gallery in Bath, featuring Caroline and John Rufo through Aug. 7.

Thursday 7/29

Mary Armstrong, Leap of Faith opening reception, 5-7 p.m., Cove Street Arts, 71 Cove St.,

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Award-winning Australian blues/roots musician Harper and his band Midwest Kind will be performing at 2 p.m. Sunday, July 25, at the Brickhouse in Scarborough. Contributed / Harper and Midwest Kind

Exhibits/Galleries

“A Community of Artists,” Arts & Cultural Alliance of Freeport, 40 Main St., fine art, photography and sculpture, through Aug. 15.

Colin Page Solo Exhibition, Maret Hensick in the Side Gallery, Greenhut Galleries, 146 Middle St, Portland. greenhutgalleries.com.

“Contrasts,” Richard Boyd Art Gallery, 15 Epps St., Portland., 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily in July. Original works that offer a study in contrasting styles from impressionism to realism, richardboydartgallery.com.

“Maine Masters of Modernism,” Elizabeth Moss Galleries, 251 U.S. Route 1 in the Falmouth Shopping Center. Featured artists include Will Barnet, Dahlov Ipcar, Lynne Drexler, Rockwell Kent.

“Slack Tide: a moment of calm between tides,” Chocolate Church Arts Center Gallery in Bath, featuring Caroline and John Rufo. On

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Runnin’ Down A Dream

Runnin’ Down A Dream, a Tom Petty tribute band, will be playing at 6 p.m. Saturday, July 17, in the free weekly performance series Kennebec Concerts in Waterfront Park in Bath. Contributed / Chocolate Church Arts Center

Exhibits/Galleries

“A Community of Artists,” Arts & Cultural Alliance of Freeport, 40 Main St., fine art, photography and sculpture, through Aug. 15.

Art at the Galleria: Mark Royall, Debbie Stubs, Wayne Fournier and Nancy Lakin, Broadway Deli, 142 Maine St., Brunswick.

Colin Page Solo Exhibition, Maret Hensick in the Side Gallery, Greenhut Galleries, 146 Middle St, Portland. greenhutgalleries.com.

“Contrasts,” Richard Boyd Art Gallery, 15 Epps St., Portland., 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily in July. Original works that offer a study in contrasting styles from impressionism to realism, richardboydartgallery.com.

Maine Media Workshops + College is accepting submissions for the 2021 The Arnold Newman Prize for New

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