Visual Arts

The Brattleboro Museum & Art Center (BMAC) presents an online talk by photographer Rachel Portesi, via Zoom and Facebook Live, at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 18, in connection with the exhibit “Rachel Portesi: Hair Portraits.” A link to attend the talk will be available at brattleboromuseum.org

Editor’s note: Please send visual art listings to jim.lowe@timesargus.com or jim.lowe@rutlandherald.com.

All galleries and museums require masks and social distancing unless otherwise indicated.

Exhibit streaming

Vermont Arts Online — www.vermontartonline.org

Barre

AR Market: “ARTE at AR,” through Jan. 16, featuring Vermont painters Juliana Cassino Fechter, Charles Ryerson and Gabriel Tempesta, Alimentari Roscini Market, 159 N. Main St., Barre, 802-479-7069, www.studioplacearts.com

Studio Place Arts: “Celebrate!” through Dec. 29, wide variety of art and craft created by 80 SPA member artists, on all three floors; “Quick Changes at the Quick Change Gallery,” through Nov. 30, interactive installation by Jo John, SPA, 201 N. Main St., Barre, 802-479-7069, www.studioplacearts.com Hours: 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. public hours, 2:30 to 4 p.m. private visits, Tuesday-Friday; noon to 2 p.m. public hours 2:30 to 4 p.m. private visits, Saturday; call to schedule 30 minute private visit.

Bellows Falls

Canal Street Gallery: “A World Suspended in Color,” through Nov. 14, third annual fine art glass show; Seasonal Group Show, Nov. 20-Jan. 23, 154 original artworks from 25 local artists, in 19 distinct mediums, many $2-$100, 23 Canal St., Bellows Falls, 802-289-0104, canalstreetartgallery.com Virtual opening Gallery Night, 6 p.m. Friday, Nov. 20.

Bennington

Bennington Museum: “Our Voices, Our Streets: Photographs by Kevin Bubriski,” through Dec. 31, chronicling events in Bennington 2001-04; Scot Borofsky, through Dec. 31, “Gritty Streets to Green Mountains,” paintings by Brattleboro artist; “(re)Sounding,” through Dec. 31, bringing new life to old instruments; Grandma Moses, ongoing; “Bennington Modernism,” ongoing; “Gilded Age Vermont,” ongoing, wealth and prosperity come to Bennington, 75 Main St., Bennington, 802-447-1571, www.benningtonmuseum.org

Brandon

Brandon Artists Guild: Holiday Gift Show, through Jan. 24, 7 Center St., Brandon, 802-247-4956, www.brandonartistsguild.org Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday-Sunday; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sundays.

Brattleboro

Brattleboro Museum & Art Center: “Figuration Never Died: New York Painterly Painting, 1950-70,” through Feb. 14, New York artists who absorbed the lessons of Abstract Expressionism yet remained dedicated to figurative painting; “Andy Yoder: Overboard,” through March 6, inspired by “The Great Shoe Spill of 1990”; “Rachel Portesi: Hair Portraits,” through Feb. 14, tintype photographs of women; “Ice Shanties: Fishing, People & Culture” through March 6, work of Colombian-born photographer and part-time Vermont resident Federico Pardo; “Erik Hoffner: Ice Visions” through March 6, photographs of ice patterns from holes bored by ice fishermen; “Our Storied Landscape: Revealing the Brattleboro Words Trail,” through Feb. 14, drawings for a map by Cynthia Parker-Houghton, Union Station, Main Street (Route 5) and routes 119 and 142, Brattleboro, 802-257-0124, www.brattleboromuseum.org

Vermont Center for Photography: 2020 Annual Members Exhibition, through Dec. 20, 49 Flat St., Brattleboro, 802-251-6051, www.vcphoto.org Hours: noon to 5 p.m. Wednesday-Sunday.

Burlington

BCA Center: “Unprecedented?” through Jan. 30, explores the cultural impact of 2029 since the pandemic; “Clay Mohrman: Radiant Thought,” through Jan. 30, Vermont artist creates an installation in response to emotional processing and anxiety, Burlington City Arts, 135 Church St., Burlington, 802-865-7551, www.burlingtoncityarts.com

UVM Fleming Museum: “Reckonings: Fleming,” through Nov. 21, staff reflect on the collection and our current moment; “Intervention,” ongoing, toward an anti-racist, anti-imperialist, anti-colonialist African and Ancient Egyptian Gallery, 61 Colchester Ave., Burlington, 802-656-0750 (info: 656-2090), www.flemingmuseum.org

Glens Falls, N.Y.

The Hyde Collection: “Images of the People: Russian Lacquer Paintings,” through Jan. 3; “J.S. Wooley: Adirondack Photographer,” through Jan. 3, 161 Warren St., Glens Falls, N.Y., 518-792-1761, hydecollection.org

Greensboro

Highland Center: “A Critical Balance,” through Nov. 22, eight New England exhibit paintings of a selection of species that are listed as endangered, Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick St., Greensboro, 802-533-9075, highlandartsvt.org

Jeffersonville

Bryan Memorial Gallery: “Watercolors 2020,” ongoing, landscapes, still-lifes, abstracts and more in a range of styles and techniques; “Carnival,” ongoing, showing the festive side of Vermont and the surrounding region; “Legacy 2020,” through Dec. 21, new work by popular 2019 artists, 180 Main St., Jeffersonville, 802-644-5100, www.bryangallery.org

Lebanon, N.H.

AVA Gallery: Charles A. Platt, through Nov. 27, “A Commemorative Retrospective,” work by member of the Cornish Art Colony; “Derek Bell: Perfect Poultry, through Nov. 6; “Another Chance, Fresh Start,” through Nov. 20, quilt celebrating Hartford Dismas House, Lobby Gallery, AVA, 1 Bank St., Lebanon, N.H., 603-448-3117, www.avagallery.org

Manchester

Southern Vermont Arts Center: “Women Take Wilson,” extended trough Nov. 29, work by Adrien Broom, Patty Hudak and Chalice Mitchell, Wilson Museum; 2020 All Member Exhibition, through Jan. 31, art reflecting the theme of hope, Yester House, 930 SVAC Drive, Manchester, 802-362-1405, www.svac.org

Middlebury

Henry Sheldon Museum: “Sculpture Haven,” ongoing, new sculpture by Vermont artists Kat Clear, John Matuzs and Kate Pond, and more, Sheldon Museum Garden, 1 Park St., Middlebury, 802 388-2117, www.henrysheldonmuseum.org Hours: daylight.

Montpelier

The Front Gallery: “Alice Dodge: Wallflowers,” through Nov. 29, work counter-poses notions of craft with high culture, mass production with creative originality, and pattern with chaos, 6 Barre St., Montpelier, 802-552-0877, www.thefrontvt.com Hours (limited occupancy): 4 to 7 p.m. Friday, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, or by appointment. Reception, 4 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 29.

Kellogg-Hubbard Library: “The Preparatory Sketches of Thomas Waterman Wood,” through Dec. 24, some of the finest oil studies in the T.W. Wood Gallery’s collection, 35 Main St., Montpelier, 802-223-3338, www.kellogghubbard.org Call for viewing information.

Montpelier City Hall: “Thomas Waterman Wood: A Master Printmaker,” through Dec. 24, etchings from the T.W. Wood Gallery, City Hall Showcases, 39 Main St., Montpelier, 802-223-9502, www.montpelier-vt.org

Vermont History Museum: “WPA Prints from the T.W. Wood Gallery,” through Jan. 9, 37 prints by early and mid-20th century artists including Hazel Jackson, Vermont artist Ronald Slayton, and Raphael Soyer, Vermont Historical Society, 109 State St., Montpelier, 802-828-2291, vermonthistory.org

T.W. Wood Gallery: 125th Anniversary Celebration, through Dec. 24, “Thomas Waterman Wood and the Landscape,” Nuquist Gallery; “Realism and Narrative: The Paintings of Thomas Waterman Wood,” Wood Room; “Social Realism to Abstraction: Paintings of the WPA Collection,” 46 Barre St., Montpelier, 802-262-6035, www.twwoodgallery.org Hours: free but by appointment only. Curator Phillip Robertson is offering guided tours. Reserve your spot online for: Nov. 14 (11 a.m. and 2 p.m.) and Dec. 12 (11 a.m. and 2 p.m.). Limit of eight guests per gallery tour.

Poultney

Stone Valley Arts: “Painters Choose Painters,” through Nov. 22, work by Joan Curtis, Ruth Hamilton, Gabi Moore, Joan Harris, Chris Medina and Phil Whitman, Stone Valley Arts at Fox Hill, 145 E. Main St., Poultney, 802-287-8197, stonevalleyarts.org

Rutland

Chaffee Art Center: Annual Member Exhibit and Holiday Shoppe, through Jan. 8, 16 S. Main St., Rutland, 802-775-0356, www.chaffeeartcenter.org Hours: noon to 4 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, and by appointment.

St. Johnsbury

Northeast Kingdom Artisans Guild: Sharon Kenney Biddle, through Nov. 21, “About What Remains,” paintings, assemblage and handmade books by Danville art teacher, Back Room Gallery, 430 Railroad St., St. Johnsbury, 802-748-0158, www.nekartisansguild.com

Shelburne

Furchgott-Sourdiffe: Beth Pearson, through Nov. 28, “Missing Touch,” work by former Vermont abstract artist; work by Annelein Beukenkamp, Leslie Fry and Betsey Garand, 86 Falls Road, Shelburne, 802-985-3848, fsgallery.com

Stowe

Helen Day Art Center: “Donna Ann McAdams: Performative Acts,” through Dec. 31, 45 photographs over the last 40 years documenting the avant-garde performance and queer liberation scenes in New York in the ’80s and ’90s, 90 Pond St., Stowe, 802-253-8358, www.helenday.com

Spruce Peak Performing Arts Center: “Looking Outward,” through Feb. 28, includes outdoor sculpture and banners as well as two video installations and poetry viewable from the outdoors, Altered Spaces Gallery, 122 Hourglass Drive, Stowe, 802-760-4634, www.sprucepeakarts.org Indoor hours by appointment.

White River Junction

Scavenger Gallery: Richard Gombar, November, captures nature with pastels, charcoal and painting on gesso board, 41 Main St., White River Junction, 802-295-0808, email scavenger.gallery@gmail.com.

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