PORTLAND MUSEUM OF ART
“Making Faces: Photographic Portraits of Actors and Artists” now-April 8: 35 works that examine the way appearance, poses and props help define public perceptions of art. “Edgar Degas: The Private Impressionist” now-May 28: More than 70 drawings, prints, pastels and photographs that explore the works of Degas, Mary Cassatt, Paul Cezanne, Jean-Auguste Ingres, and Henri Toulouse-Latrec. “From Portland to Paris: Mildred Burrage’s Years in France” April 21-July 15: More than 70 works of art from the Maine artist’s European travels in the early 1900s.
FARNSWORTH ART MUSEUM
“The Art of the Book” now-April 1: An exploration of the museum’s eclectic collection of rare, first-edition and out-of-print books, primarily from the 19th and 20th centuries.
THE MESSLER GALLERY
“Current Student Work” April 13-May 30: Work by nine-month students.