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Writer, filmmaker Peter Davis reads from first novel in Castine Aug. 6

CASTINE — Maine Maritime Academy’s Department of Arts and Sciences will host writer, filmmaker and Castine resident Peter Davis reading from his new novel Girl of My Dreams at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 6 at BIW Auditorium on the college campus. The novel follows the adventures and misadventures of a young screenwriter who comes of age… SEE MORE

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‘Luminous Maine’: The photographs of Louis Cabot

Photographer Louis W. Cabot is exhibiting canvas prints of his photographs of the Maine coast at Archipelago Fine Arts Gallery from Aug. 15 through Sept. 7, with an opening reception with the photographer on Aug. 15, 5-7 p.m. Archipelago and the Island Institute invite the public to join them for an evening of great food, wine… SEE MORE
This untitled photograph by Kosti Ruohomaa shows Andrew Wyeth and Alvaro Olson at a hayrack.

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Andy and Kosti meet again

  By Carl Little The Andy in the title of the exhibition "Andy and Kosti" at the Farnsworth Art Museum (through Nov. 1) is Andrew Wyeth (1917-2009), one of America's foremost realist painters who found his muse along Maine's Midcoast. Kosti is Kosti Ruohomaa (1913-1961), the photojournalist who gained renown… SEE MORE
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The faces of My Island tell their stories

Patrisha McLean's My Island is a celebration of summer and year-round Maine island children, with more than 100 duotone portraits. The 160-page book—five years and countless ferry rides in the making, she says—is distributed by Islandport Press and is a follow-up to Maine Street, the award-winning 2010 book celebrating the… SEE MORE