The eighth annual Lincoln Academy Student Art Exhibition will open at River Arts, 241 Route 1 North in Damariscotta, with a public reception on Thursday, April 13, from 5 to 7 p.m.; refreshments will be available. The exhibit will showcase ceramics, sculpture, drawing, painting, photography, collage and mixed media work by over 60 Lincoln Academy art students, many of whom will be on hand at the reception. For the show, the students do all of their own matting and framing and provide artist statements to explain their process. The exhibit will continue through April 27. For more information, visit or call 563-1507.