Visual Arts

Pictured is “Funboy,” oil on canvas, one of the works by North Adams, Massachusetts painter Danielle Klebes that will be on display at Rutland’s 77 Gallery through Jan. 11

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Studio Place Arts: “Celebrate 3X,” Nov. 13-Dec. 27, fine art and craft extravaganza created by SPA member artists, 201 N. Main St., Barre, 802-479-7069, Hours: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday; noon to 4 p.m. Saturday. Opening reception, 4 to 6 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 17.


Bennington College: Torkwase Dyson, through Dec. 15, “Scalar,” new paintings, drawings and sculptures, Usdan Gallery, Bennington, 802-440-4347, Hours: 1 to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday.

Bennington Museum: “Ground: A Reprise of Photographs from the FSA by Bill McDowell,” through Nov. 13; “Where Do You Come From Anyway?” through Dec. 30; “Bennington and the Great War,” through Dec. 30; “Grandma Moses,” ongoing, 75 Main St., Bennington, 802-447-1571, Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. except Wednesday.


Central Vermont Medical Center: Anne Davis, through Jan. 5, “A Peaceable Kingdom,” new paintings, CVMC Gallery, 130 Fisher Road, Berlin, 802-371-4100.


Brattleboro Museum & Art Center: “Emily Mason: To Another Place,” through Feb. 10, first museum survey of the work of the acclaimed 86-year-old Brattleboro abstract artist; “If she has a pulse, she has a chance,” through Jan. 7, Michael Poster’s 32 photographic portraits of people in recovery from addiction; “Don’t Call Me Princess,” through March 2, Orly Cogan’s painted and embroidered linen pieces; “Every Day,” through Jan. 7, Robert Perkins sheds light on the theme of transcendence; “Heaven, Earth, Home,” through Feb. 10, sculptures and drawings by California-based Elizabeth Turk; “Weighted Tears: Mary Admasian,” ongoing, Union Station, Main Street (Route 5) and Routes 119 and 142, Brattleboro, 802-257-0124, Hours: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, Monday, Wednesday-Saturday; closed Tuesday; $8, $6 for seniors, $4 for students (under 5 free).

Mitchell-Giddings: Deidre Scherer, through Nov. 18, “Human Textures,” plus collaborations with Jackie Abrams, 183 Main St., Brattleboro, 802-251-8290,


Flynndog: “th!NK,” November-December, installation by John Brodowski and company’s collaborative drawing project created by the community encompassing and surrounding the Rutland Northeast Supervisory Union, Flynndog Gallery, 208 Flynn Ave., Burlington, 802-652-9985,

UVM Fleming Museum: “The Impossible Ideal: Victorian Fashion and Femininity,” through Dec. 14; “House to Home,” through Dec. 14, cultural, ethnographic and decorative art objects from Africa, Asia, Europe, the Americas and Oceania; New England Gallery, Fall 2018, work of current Vermont artists within the historical context of their predecessors, 61 Colchester Ave., Burlington, 802-656-0750 (info: 656-2090), Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday; 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday; noon to 4 p.m. Saturday; $5 admission, $3 for students and seniors.


Castleton University: High School Art Exhibition, through Dec. 21, artwork by students from surrounding high schools, Christine Price Gallery, Fine Arts Center, 45 Alumni Drive, Castleton, 802-468-1119, Hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Friday.


Chelsea Public Library: Julia M. Pavone, through Dec. 31, “Mixing It Up: Encaustic Cold Wax and Found Object Paintings,” 296 Route 110, Chelsea, 802-685-2188,

Glens Falls, N.Y.

The Hyde Collection: “Ukiyo-e to Shin Hanga,” through Dec. 30, Japanese woodcuts from the Syracuse University Art Collection; “Making History: The Nuremberg and Augsburg Chronicles,” Nov. 10-Dec. 30, 161 Warren St., Glens Falls, New York, 518-792-1761, Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, noon to 5 p.m. Sunday; admission is $12, $10 for seniors; free for children, students and active military.


Highland Center: Elaine Cole Kerr, through Dec. 10, Westmore artist’s paintings portray the beauty of landscapes and sights familiar to residents of the Northeast Kingdom (Café); Ethan Hubbard, through Dec. 2, “Driving the Back Roads: In Search of Old-Time Vermonters,” photographs and stories by Vermont artist and writer, Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick St., Greensboro, 802-533-9075, Hours: 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday.


Bryan Memorial Gallery: “Gems and Giants,” through Dec. 23, Sale and exhibits of small-format artworks juxtaposed with large-format works by member artists, 180 Main St., Jeffersonville, 802-644-5100, Hours: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday-Sunday, and by appointment. Artists’ reception, 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 11; artists’ roundtable at 1 p.m.


NVU-Johnson: Kathie Lovett, through Nov. 16, “Nourish: Soil & Soul,” paintings, sculpture and installation art by MFA student, Julian Scott Memorial Gallery, Dibden Center for the Arts, Northern Vermont University-Johnson, 337 College Hill, Johnson, 802-635-1481, Hours: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday-Friday; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday.


NVU-Lyndon: Matthew Sylvester, through Nov. 23, art by East Calais painter and illustrator who used to specialize in comics, Northern Vermont University-Lyndon, Quimby Gallery, Lyndonville, Hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Friday.


Southern Vermont Arts Center: “Inside Out,” through Nov. 18, fall member show, West Road, Manchester, 802-362-1405, Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, noon to 5 p.m. Sunday.

stART Space: Autumn Show, through Dec. 1, new artworks that include paintings, photography and mixed-media sculpture, Manchester Shopping Center, 263 Depot St., Manchester, 802-768-8498, Hours: 1 to 5 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday.


Jaquith Library: Twinfield Student Photography Show, through Jan. 5, 122 School St., Marshfield, 802-426-3581, Hours: 9 a.m. to noon and 3 to 7 p.m. Monday, Wednesday and Friday; 3 to 6 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday; and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday.


Middlebury College Museum of Art: “Wondrous Worlds: Art and Islam through Time and Place,” through Dec. 2, more than 100 outstanding works of art from the Newark Museum’s collections; Ancient Mediterranean and Early European Art, ongoing; European and American Art, ongoing, Cerf Gallery; Robert F. Reiff Gallery of Asian Art, ongoing, Middlebury College, Mahaney Center for the Arts, South Street (Route 30), Middlebury, 802-443-5007, Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, noon to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

Town Hall Theater: Holiday Show, Nov. 16-Dec. 31, 11th annual show and sale by local artists, Jackson Gallery, 68 S. Pleasant St., Middlebury, 802-388-1436, Hours: noon to 5 p.m., and one hour before events. Opening reception, 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 16.


Center for Arts and Learning: Liz Le Serviget, through Nov. 30, “Places I Love ... a memoir shared with painting and photography,” 46 Barre St., Montpelier, 802-595-5252,

The Front Gallery: Show 28, through Dec. 2, recent work of the gallery’s membership of Vermont contemporary artists, including most recent additions, 6 Barre St., Montpelier, 802-552-0877, Hours: 4 to 7 p.m. Friday; 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, or by appointment.

Kellogg-Hubbard Library: “Water Landings,” through Dec. 31, photography by Linda Hogan and Rachel Senechal, 35 Main St., Montpelier, 802-223-3338,

Sweet Melissa’s: Nancy Smith, through Nov. 30, colored abstract pencil drawings by Montpelier artist, 4 Langdon St., Montpelier, 802-225-6012.

Vermont Arts Council: “7 Women 7 Walls,” through Dec. 28, work by seven Vermont artists whose techniques range from fiber art and collage to encaustic and frottage; “SiteTime,” through 2019, artists Erika Senft Miller, Nancy Winship Milliken and Michael Zebrowski explore wood as an art form in this evolving exhibit, 136 State St., Montpelier, 802-828-3293, Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday.

Vermont Supreme Court: Diane Fitch, through Dec. 21, “Interior/Exterior” explores a lifetime of drawing and painting, 111 State St., Montpelier, 802-828-0749, Hours: 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday.

Wood Art Gallery: Mary McKay Lower, through Jan. 4, landscapes, figures and still-lifes, all with an abstract point of view; Elizabeth Nelson, through Jan. 4, works from her travels to Iceland; works from the Federal Art Collection and the T.W. Wood permanent collection, ongoing, Center for Arts and Learning, 46 Barre St., Montpelier, 802-262-6035, Hours: noon to 4 p.m. Tuesday- Saturday; or by appointment.


River Arts: “Remembrance,” through Jan. 9, work by photographer Athena Petra Tasiopoulos and artist Nina Dubois; Judy B. Dales, through Jan. 9, Colorful & Curvaceous: Captivating Quilt Art, The Gallery at River Arts, 74 Pleasant St., Morrisville, 802-888-1261, Hours: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday-Friday, and first and third Sundays.


Stone Valley Arts: “I Know What I Saw,” through Dec. 9, paintings of Rita Fuchsberg and digital photography of Irene Minkoff (sisters), Stone Valley Arts at Fox Hill, 145 E. Main St., Poultney, 802-287-8197, Hours: 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, and during events.


Hall Art Foundation: “Made in Vermont,” through Nov. 25, group exhibition of new and recently completed work by Vermont artists; “The Solace of Amnesia,” through Nov. 25, over 30 paintings, photographs, works on paper and sculptures by some 25 artists; “Hope and Hazard: A Comedy of Eros,” through Nov. 26, over 80 paintings, photographs, works on paper and sculptures illustrating the extremes associated with romantic and sexual love, selected by American artist Eric Fischl from the Hall Art Foundation collections, 551 Vermont Route 106, Reading, 802-952-1056, Open Wednesdays and weekends by appointment.


The BigTown Gallery: Erika Schmidt, through Dec. 8, “Infinity of Worlds,” new collage and monotypes; Ben Frank Moss, through Dec. 8, “Landscape Mysteries,” 40-year survey of landscape painting, 99 N. Main St. (Route 100), Rochester, 802-767-9670, Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday-Friday, noon to 5 p.m. Saturday.


77 Gallery: Danielle Klebes, through Jan. 11, “Aimless Pilgrimage,” solo show by Massachusetts painter, 77Art, CVPS Building, 77 Grove St., Rutland, 802-299-7511, Hours: noon to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday. Opening reception, 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 11.

Alley Gallery: “Figuration,” through Nov. 17, figure drawing exhibition including work by Jerry Ralya, Bonnie Baird and Kate Gridley, Center Street Alley, Rutland, 802-299-7511, email, Hours: noon to 5 p.m. Thursday-Friday, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday.

Castleton Bank Gallery: “Ewing the Stark Fisher,” through Dec. 1, work by area artists Mindy Fisher, Roscoe Tyler Stark and J.R. Ewing, 104 Merchants Row, Rutland, 802-282-2396, Hours: noon to 6 p.m. Thursday-Saturday.

Rutland Free Library: Alan Shelvey, through Jan. 1, “Intarsia,” wood sculptures, 10 Court St., 802-773-1860,

RUVT Gallery: “The Rutland ‘Ideal City’ Drawing,” ongoing installation by Bill Ramage, Rutland Opera House, 59-67 Merchants Row, Rutland, 802-468-1266,

St. Johnsbury

Northeast Kingdom Artisans Guild: Rodney Reis, through Nov. 17, “Landscapes in Classical Realism,” oil paintings by St. Johnsbury Academy instructor, Back Room Gallery, 430 Railroad St., St. Johnsbury, 802-748-0158, Hours: 10:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday-Saturday.


Furchgott-Sourdiffe: “Listening to Rocks,” through Nov. 20, work by Montpelier photographer John Snell and Jericho fabric collage artist Dianne Schullenberger, 86 Falls Road, Shelburne, 802-985-3848,

Shelburne Museum: “New England Now,” through Jan. 13, various large-scale works considering the region’s evolving landscape, Route 7, Shelburne, 802-985-3346, Hours (through April 30): 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily; admission: $10, $5 ages 5-17, under 5 and active military free.

South Royalton

White River Gallery: Gerald Auten, through Dec. 16, “Graphite Insomnia,” works using graphite by director of Dartmouth’s Studio Art Exhibition Program, BALE Building, 35 S. Windsor St., South Royalton, 802-498-8438, Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday-Friday.


The Great Hall: “Healing: The Transformative Imagery of Art,” through March 30, featuring renowned New England artists honoring Springfield Hospital’s 105th anniversary, 100 River St., Springfield, 802-885-3061,

The Vault: “Shadows and Light,” through Dec. 28, “Open Wall” show features local artists in various media, Vermont State Craft Center, 68 Main St., Springfield, 802-885-7111, Hours: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. Summer hours: 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Monday; 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday.


Stowe Performing Arts Center: Altered Spaces Group Exhibition, through Jan. 7, work by Paul Gruhler, Dana Heffern, Ric Kasini Kadour, Lydia Kern, Erika Senft Miller, John M. Miller and Kathryn Lipke Vigesaa, Altered Spaces Gallery, 122 Hourglass Drive, Stowe, 802-760-4634, Hours: noon to 6 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday, and prior to performances and events.

West Branch Gallery: Krista Harris, through Nov. 20, “Moving Pictures,” new abstract works; Susan Wilson, through Nov. 20, sculpture by Putney ceramic artist, 17 Towne Farm Lane, Stowe, 802-253-8943, Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday.


Tunbridge Public Library: Photographer Marianne Benoir, through Jan. 7, “A Retrospective: Then Through Now,” images of flora, fauna, places, things and people by South Royalton artist, 289 Route 110, Tunbridge, 802-889-9404. Opening reception, 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 11.

White River Junction

Main Street Museum: Photographer Jack Rowell, through April 1, “Cultural Documentarian: Portraits of Vermont People and Other Wildlife,” by Braintree artist, 58 Bridge St., White River Junction,

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