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Rochester downtown For "Rochester Creates: Home Sweet Home," hundreds of individual wood panels created by schools, community groups and Art Espirit members will be integrated into a sculpture in Central Square (learn more at artespirit.org)

Thru 10/19
Dover
Adelle's Coffeehouse Artwork of Cassie Brazeau

Thru 7/31
Artstream Studios Layers, a group show featuring work by Alicia Quimby, Chloe Larochelle, Gabriel Goldfarb, Katherine Donovan and Bella Bigos.

Thru 8/15
Gallery 6 at Children's Museum of NH "Enchanting Gardens," an indoor and outdoor group exhibit in a variety of mediums, curated by gallery coordinator and painter Tess Feltes

Thru 8/31
Exeter
Exeter Fine Crafts Vibrant fused glasswork, including platters, coasters and other tableware by Eve Passeltiner

Thru 7/31
Exeter Fine Crafts Don Gorvett of Piscataqua Fine Arts makes reduction woodcut prints that echo the abstract geometric shapes and distant outlines of Northeastern architecture.

8/01–8/31
Exeter Public Library Seacoast Open Studio group show. Seacoast Open Studio is a project of the Exeter Arts Committee that invites everyone interested in art to gather at the Old Town Hall on Friday mornings to creatively engage with others with similar interests.

Thru 8/31
Lamont Gallery "Justice: Faces of the Human Rights Revolution," Mariana Cook photographs and interviews people famous and lesser known, from Johannesburg to Yangon, who risk their livelihoods, even their lives, to pursue human rights

Thru 7/31
Seacoast Artists Association Gallery "How Does Your Garden Grow?," group show

Thru 8/30
Kittery
Just Us Chickens Asian brush paintings by Bruce Iverson

Thru 7/31
Just Us Chickens Kittery resident Bill Moore was a photojournalist who turned his camera toward cars and sports before returning to the Seacoast. Today, he finds inspiration along the Seacoast, from Mother Nature to the demolition of the Memorial Bridge.

8/01–8/31
Kittery Art Association "Reflections," a group show of work by Karen Camlin, Pat Higgins, Rhonda Mann, and Christopher Strickland.

7/31–8/24
Morgan Gallery at Kittery Community Center "Seacoast Moderns"

Thru 8/31
Manchester
Currier Museum of Art "Romare Bearden: A Black Odyssey," Homer's ancient tale in colorful collages and watercolors with imagery rooted in the African-American experience and the theme of personal odyssey

Thru 8/17
Newfields
Main Street Art "Women Artists of the Seacoast," a group show celebrating a multitude of styles and mediums

Thru 8/31
Ogunquit
Barn Gallery "Sea And Sky" group show by members of Ogunquit Art Association. Also, "OAA Expressions" and showcases by painters Elizabeth Kelley and Janet Ledoux. Invited New England sculptors display three-dimensional work in the outdoor Sculpture Court.

8/06–9/06
Ogunquit Museum of American Art Large pastoral works by the museum founder are featured in "Henry Strater: Arizona Winters"

Thru 10/31
Ogunquit Museum of American Art "Tradition and Excellence: The OMAA Permanent Collection" in the Barn Gallery Associates Wing

Thru 10/31
Ogunquit Museum of American Art "Alexandra de Steiguer: Small Island, Big Picture," a collection of photographs documenting the solitude of Star Island at midwinter in her role as the sole caretaker from early November through March

Thru 8/31
Ogunquit Museum of American Art "Richard Brown Lethem: Figure/Abstraction," combining the inner life of the abstractionist with the outer world of figures, and emotional consciousness with the visceral form

Thru 8/31
Ogunquit Museum of American Art "Andrew Wyeth: The Linda L. Bean Collection," showing for the first time

Thru 10/31
Portsmouth
Discover Portsmouth Center "Bold & Brash: The Art of John Haley Bellamy" features his wood carvings, including the collectible American eagle carvings.

Thru 10/03
Drift Gallery at Wentworth-Coolidge Mansion Artists' reception for "Curated Couture" from 5:00 to 8:00pm

8/09 only
Drift Gallery at Wentworth-Coolidge Mansion "Curated Couture," gowns by Project Runway designer Sandro Masmanidi paired with contemporary works of art by Rachel Stern, Sarah Baldwin, Kenneth Joseph Bini, Kate Crowell and more

8/09–9/07
Governor John Langdon House "Drawing Toward Home: Designs for Domestic Architecture" uses original drawings from Historic New England properties to trace the development of the architectural profession as well as styles from Federal to Arts and Crafts to Modern

Thru 10/12
Kennedy Gallery Photographer Norman Desfosses is known for his soft, diffused black and white images in the natural light of New Hampshire and Maine, here printed on plant-fiber paper handmade in Vietnam and printed with black pigment ink.

8/01–8/31
Kennedy Gallery "Passages," a collection of the most recent oil landscapes, dramatic cloudscapes and other vistas by Patricia S. Gordon.

Thru 7/31
Mark Wentworth Home Paintings on canvas and wood by Lee Perrault

Thru 8/17
Mark Wentworth Home Oil paintings by Jeannette and Steve Matatics in the main gallery

Thru 8/24
Nahcotta Reception with artist Teresa McCue from 5 to 8pm, in conjunction with Art 'Round Town.

8/01 only
Nahcotta Teresa McCue, landscapes and beyond.

8/01–8/31
Portsmouth Athenaeum "300th Anniversary of the First Congregational Church of Kittery Point and the Pepperrell Family"

Thru 9/06
Robert Lincoln Levy Gallery / NH Art Association Exhibits include interpretations of the theme "American Icon" and work by painter Michele Fennell

Thru 7/31
Sheafe Warehouse Annual summer Prescott Park Open Juried Exhibition

Thru 8/24
Strawbery Banke Museum "Finding Home: Stories from a Neighborhood of Newcomers" tells the story of 300+ years of American history through the people and places of one waterfront Portsmouth neighborhood.

Thru 10/31
Wentworth-Gardner House "Water, Wood and Wind: Regional Watercraft of the Piscataqua"

Thru 9/07
Rye
Soo Rye Art Gallery "Time to Soar," new abstract paintings of Soo Rye Yoo feature small areas, recycled materials, and objects and subjects that might otherwise be lost

Thru 7/31
South Berwick
Emporium Framing and Art Gallery "Blocks in the Landscape," Suzanne Pretty uses the block as a design element and icon in her works of tapestry, multi-media and sculpture

Thru 9/09
Sarah Orne Jewett House Museum Inspired by a quote from writer Sarah Orne Jewett, "Here by the Sea: Contemporary Art of the Piscataqua" features 29 local artists working in varied media for the inaugural exhibition at the new visitor center

Thru 10/15
York
York Art Association "York Art Association Student Exhibit," by adults who have participated in classes and workshops

Thru 8/02
York Public Library Edward Curtis photogravure prints from "Salish Tribes of the Coast, Vol. 9," created using ink on paper and a sepia tone sulphur bath process, on loan from a private collector

Thru 8/29



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