The MC, producer, label head (ruby yacht) and Biddeford record-shop guru R.A.P. Ferreira unspools his unconventional hip hop at SPACE Gallery (538 Congress St., Portland) after genre-pushing rapper/producer Kaila Chare opens at 8:30 p.m. Tix: $14-$16 (all ages). 828-5600. space538.org. And over at Port City Music Hall (504 Congress St.), Las Cafeteras plays an East L.A. mix of traditional Mexican music, rock, hip hop and Afrobeat at 7:30 p.m. Tix: $25-$45 (all ages). 800-745-3000. portcitymusichall.com.
Through May 16
The Maine Museum of Photographic Arts is celebrating its first 10 years with a huge show of work from 100 Maine photo collectors. Still life, portraiture, abstraction, photojournalism — it’s all on view through May 16 at their gallery space in the Glickman Library on USM’s Portland campus; open Mon.-Thurs. 7:45 a.m. to 11 p.m., Fri. 7:45 a.m. to 11 p.m., Sat. 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Sun. 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. 331-6622. mainemuseumofphotographicarts.org.
Through June 14
For The House of the Soul, curator Hilary Irons assembled work by 10 artists, ranging from anatomical illustration to sculptural conceptualism, that sheds new light on how we see and understand the human body. It opened last month at the UNE Art Gallery (716 Stevens Ave., Portland) and continues through June 14. Open daily from noon to 10 p.m. Free. 602-3000. une.edu.