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Art Gallery, University of Saint Joseph

Opening September 25: Pan American Modernism: Avant-Garde Art in Latin America and the United States explores artistic exchanges from 1919-1979 across the Americas. Developed by Lowe Art Museum, University of Miami, with tour organized by International Arts & Artists, Washington, D.C. At USJ it is supported in part by Connecticut Humanities. Opening reception: Thursday, September 24, 5:30–7:30 p.m.

1678 Asylum Ave, West Hartford, CT

(860) 231-5399

usj.edu/artgallery

Tu, W, F, Sa 11–4, Th 11–7, Su 1–4

Bellarmine Museum of Art Fairfield University

Ongoing: Jan Dilenschneider: Dualities. Featuring 20 paintings by Connecticut artist Jan Dilenschneider, who finds much of her inspiration in the wondrous variegation of nature. Influences from Impressionism and Expressionism echo in her rich palette, loose brush strokes, and luminous vistas.

1073 N. Benson Rd., Fairfield, CT

(203) 254-4046

fairfield.edu/museum

July: Tu–Th 11–3, August: by appointment only

Jan Dilenschneider, Silver Birch near the Water I & II, 2015, oil on linen. At the Bellarmine Museum of Art.

Jan Dilenschneider, Silver Birch near the Water I & II, 2015, oil on linen. At the Bellarmine Museum of Art.

Bruce Museum

Through October 18: The Seven Deadly Sins: Pride. Part of a groundbreaking, intriguing collaboration by the Fairfield/Westchester Museum Alliance exploring the Seven Deadly Sins. Through November 8: Madagascar: Ghosts of the Past. A rare look into a little-known world populated by thousands of remarkable species found nowhere else on Earth. Through November 29: Theodore Nierenberg: Photographs from His World Travels. Stunning, vibrant portraits of indigenous peoples from around the world.

1 Museum Dr, Greenwich, CT

(203) 869-0376

http://www.brucemuseum.org

T–Su 10–5

Ethiopia, young girl with can on her head. Photograph, 15½ x 20". Gift of Martha Nierenberg, Bruce Museum Collection, 2014.

Ethiopia, young girl with can on her head. Photograph, 15½ x 20". Gift of Martha Nierenberg, Bruce Museum Collection, 2014.

City Gallery

September 3–27: American Landscapes by Mary Lesser. The work combines digital images with traditional art techniques including painting, drypoint and carborundum printing. Opening reception Saturday, September 12, 2–5 p.m. Artist’s talk and closing reception: Sunday September 27, 2–5 p.m. October 1–25: CWOS@CityGallery: As part of City Wide Open Studios, City Gallery presents 18 artists featuring work in painting, printmaking, sculpture, paper-making, photography and mixed media. Special CWOS Transported Weekend Reception hours: October 17–18, 12–5 p.m.
 

City Gallery
Mary Lesser, Brownhouse, digital and traditional art techniques, 17 x 20". At City Gallery.
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CWOS@CityGallery. At City Gallery.

994 State St., New Haven, CT

(203) 782-2489

city-gallery.org

Th–Su, 12–4 and by appointment. Free.

Florence Griswold Museum

Through September 20: All the Sea Knows: Marine Art from the Museum of the City of New York, honors Connecticut and New York’s historic contributions to maritime travel and trade. Opening October 1: The Artist in the Connecticut Landscape, presenting some of the most renowned depictions of Connecticut (18th to 20th century) from the art collections of ten partner institutions.

96 Lyme St, Old Lyme, CT

(860) 434-5542

florencegriswoldmuseum.org and twitter.com/florencegriswoldmus and facebook.com/florencegriswoldmuseum

See website for hours and admission

Kehler Liddell Gallery

July 9–August 30: Artist as Curator, a two-month exhibition, is comprised of 25 artists invited by each of the members of Kehler Liddell Gallery. Work includes painting, sculpture, photography, drawing, printmaking and mixed media. Represented artists and preview images are on the website. Opening reception: Sunday, July 12, 3–6 p.m. Free and open to the public.

873 Whalley Ave, New Haven, CT

(203) 389-9555

kehlerliddell.com

Gordon Skinner. At Kehler Liddell Gallery.

Gordon Skinner. At Kehler Liddell Gallery.

Mattatuck Museum

Opening September 20: A Very Anxious Feeling: Artwork from the collection of Melva Bucksbaum and Raymond Learsy. This exhibition marks the first time collectors Bucksbaum and Learsy have organized and loaned a complete exhibition from their private collection to a museum. The exhibition of contemporary art seeks to bring further awareness to economic, environmental, political, and social issues that affect us all.
 

144 West Main St, Waterbury, CT

(203) 753-0381

mattatuckmuseum.org

Tu–Sa 10–5, Su 12–5

William N. Copley, Think (Flag), 2012, limited edition print, 57/250. Collection of Melva Bucksbaum and Raymond Learsy. At Mattatuck Museum.

William N. Copley, Think (Flag), 2012, limited edition print, 57/250. Collection of Melva Bucksbaum and Raymond Learsy. At Mattatuck Museum.

Mystic Arts Center

Through September 19: 59th Regional Show, featuring all media work from regional artists, and Cuba! Cuba!, a solo photography exhibition by Karin Forde Whittemore. September 25– November 8: Photo Show 37, a juried photography show open to all artists with an emphasis on original imagery. Reception: Thursday, October 1, 5:30–7 p.m.

9 Water St., Mystic, CT

(860) 536-7601

mysticarts.org

M–Su 11–5

New Britain Museum of American Art

Through September 27: Tom Yost: A Modern Realist. Through November 1: NEW/NOW: Katja Loher. Ongoing. New Media: Julie Orser. Opening October 2: Stone Roberts: Street Scenes, Still Life, and Figures. Opening October 17: Director’s Favorites: 1999–2015. Free Parking, café, museum shop. Open seven days a week.

56 Lexington St., New Britain, CT

(860) 229-0257

nbmaa@nbmaa.org

nbmaa.org

M, Tu, W, F 11–5, Th 11–8, Sa 10–5, Su 12–5

Spectrum Art Gallery and Store

Through September 13: Collage–It’s An Adventure! September 25–November 8: Autumn Arts Exhibit Works by local and regional artists and artisans in the 11th Annual Outdoor Autumn Arts Festival, Saturday and Sunday, October 10–11, on Madison Town Green, CT. Festival is free with live music and food. Reception: Friday, September 25, 6:30–9 p.m. at Gallery. Register for art classes and shop online.

61 Main St., Centerbrook, CT

(860) 767-0742

spectrumartgallery.org

W–F 11–6, Sa 11:30–6, Su 11:30–5

Heidi Lewis Coleman, Ocea, mixed media assemblage on canvas, 30 x 30". At Spectrum Art Gallery and Store.

Heidi Lewis Coleman, Ocea, mixed media assemblage on canvas, 30 x 30". At Spectrum Art Gallery and Store.

The Artists of Gallery One

Opening September 25: Gallery One, an association of mid-career artists working in a wide variety of media and styles from representational to abstract, hangs its exhibitions to highlight dialogue among the works. Opening reception: Thursday, October 1, 5:30–7 p.m. Check website for details of artist talks. Artists: Brown, Carlisle, Christiano, Ellsworth, Fussell, Jacobik, Osborne, Patterson, Raney, Rogers, Silberberg, Sivigny, Vaughn.

at Mystic Arts Center

9 Water Street, Mystic, CT

mysticarts.org

galleryoneCT.com

Daily 11–5

Judith Barbour Osborne, Closer Alignments: Beyond the Dream #1, 2014, etching ink monotype altered with colored pencil, 11 x 14". Image construction. The Artists of Gallery One at Mystic Arts Center.

Judith Barbour Osborne, Closer Alignments: Beyond the Dream #1, 2014, etching ink monotype altered with colored pencil, 11 x 14". Image construction. The Artists of Gallery One at Mystic Arts Center.

W. David Herman Gallery LLC

The Gallery opened last summer to display the latest and most dramatic works in stainless steel by the artist. His unique minimalistic vision provides stunning and powerful imagery while simultaneously affording the viewers the joy and space of personal interpretation and imagination. Opening reception Saturday, July 18, 3–8 p.m. for the unveiling of these new works, along with a wine tasting from Dolly’s Wine Boutique and original music by Michael Shiel.

26 Railroad St, New Milford, CT

(845) 832-7545

wdherman@optonline.net

wdavidherman.com

F 5–8, Sa 12–8, Su 12–5

W. David Herman, Twist, 2009, stainless steel, 70 x 36 x 40".

W. David Herman, Twist, 2009, stainless steel, 70 x 36 x 40".

Yale University Art Gallery

The museum features more than 4,000 artworks, including ancient, American, European, African, Asian, and Indo-Pacific art, as well as photography and modern and contemporary art and design. Ongoing: Donald Blumberg Photographs: Selections from the Master Sets. Opening September 4: The Ceramic Presence in Modern Art: Selections from the Linda Leonard Schlenger Collection and the Yale University Art Gallery. Free and open to the public.

1111 Chapel St, New Haven, CT

(203) 432-0600

artgallery.yale.edu

Tu–F 10–5, Th 10–8, Sa–Su 11–5

Donald Blumberg, Untitled, from the series In Front of Saint Patrick’s Cathedral, 1965–67, gelatin silver print. Yale University Art Gallery, Janet and Simeon Braguin Fund. © Donald Blumberg.

Donald Blumberg, Untitled, from the series In Front of Saint Patrick’s Cathedral, 1965–67, gelatin silver print. Yale University Art Gallery, Janet and Simeon Braguin Fund. © Donald Blumberg.

Massachusetts

12th South Coast Artist Tour

Featuring more than 70 diverse artists working in the coastal communities of Dartmouth and Westport, MA, and Tiverton and Little Compton, RI. This year’s theme is Studio Surf whereby artists are challenged to surf through their imaginations and employ a fresh, new approach to their work. Expect artists to be exhibiting original ideas not previously encountered, challenging one’s perception of art. The South Coast is a free-spirited region that has inspired artists for more than 100 years. The tour is free and designed for the whole family.

P.O. Box N98, Westport, MA

southcoastartists.org.

July 18–19 & August 15–16, 11–5

Adelson Galleries Boston

Opening Friday, October 16, 6-8 p.m: Federico Uribe. Born in Bogota, Colombia in 1962, Federico Uribe currently lives and works in Miami. His artworks emerge from intertwining everyday objects in surprising ways, but maintain a formal reference to art history. Uribe works in a multitude of media; however, all of the pieces in this exhibition are composed of bullet shells. The exhibition precedes his Mass MoCA exhibit in June 2016.

520 Harrison Ave, Boston, MA

(617) 832–0633

info@adelsongalleriesboston.com

adelsongalleriesboston.com

W–Su 12–6

Federico Uribe, Wild Turkey, 2015, bullet shells, 21 x 26 x 34". At Adelson Galleries Boston.

Federico Uribe, Wild Turkey, 2015, bullet shells, 21 x 26 x 34". At Adelson Galleries Boston.

Alternative Art Space

Ongoing: Now on exhibit are the works of artist-in-residence Fernando DeOliveira. These engaging, colorful, abstract expressionist works will be in rotation at the dynamic gallery of Alternative Art Space through the conclusion of summer. First Friday Receptions: July 3 and August 7, 6–9 p.m., light refreshments served.

Suite 309C

450 Harrison Ave., Boston, MA

(774) 242-9567

thealternativeartspace@gmail.com

http://www.alternativeartspace.net

Tu–F 10–5 and by appointment

Fernando DeOliveira , Perfect Love II, 2015, acrylic on canvas, 36 x 48". On view at Alternative Art Space.

Fernando DeOliveira , Perfect Love II, 2015, acrylic on canvas, 36 x 48". On view at Alternative Art Space.

Atlantic Works Gallery

September 5–26: Something Out of Nothing, work by Leigh Hall, Martha McCollough, Michael St. Germain, Audrina Warren. Opening reception: Saturday, September 5, 6–9 p.m., Third Thursday reception: September 17, 6–9 p.m. October 1–24: Procession, sculpture by Rachel Shatil; Evidence, drawings and photographs by Melissa Shook. Opening reception: Thursday, October 1, 6–9 p.m. Third Thursday reception: October 15, 6–9 p.m.

80 Border St. 3rd Floor, East Boston, MA

(857) 302-8363

contact@atlanticworks.org

atlanticworks.org

F–Sa 2–6 or by appointment

Melissa Shook, Daily Self-Portrait, July 2015, (detail) at Atlantic Works Gallery.

Melissa Shook, Daily Self-Portrait, July 2015, (detail) at Atlantic Works Gallery.

Attleboro Arts Museum

Through September 3: 8 Visions—work from eight juried member artists. September 8–October 3: Benefit Art Auction donation collection period. September 18–25: The Balance of Nature, an invitational exhibition inspired by Ursula K. Le Guin’s fantasy novel A Wizard of Earthsea. Opening October 13: Benefit Art Auction Preview Exhibition. Saturday, November 7: Benefit Art Auction at 5:30 p.m.

86 Park St., Attleboro, MA

(508) 222-2644

attleboroartsmuseum.org

Tu–Sa 10–5

Barbara Krakow Gallery

September 12–October 17: Head to Head, featuring work by Diane Arbus, John Baldessari and August Sander.

10 Newbury St, Boston, MA

(617) 262-4490

info@barbarakrakowgallery.com

barbarakrakowgallery.com

Tu–Sa 10–5:30

John Baldessari, Double Bill (Part 2):...and Sander, 2012, lithograph, edition of 34, 239/16 x 18". At Barbara Krakow Gallery.

John Baldessari, Double Bill (Part 2):...and Sander, 2012, lithograph, edition of 34, 239/16 x 18". At Barbara Krakow Gallery.

Berkshire Art Association @ The Lichtenstein Center for the Arts

August 1–30: Comic and Cartoon Art Presents: Reimagined! An International Show of Comic and Cartoon Art. Part of the Comic and Cartoon Art Comes Alive Series, exhibition features international comic book artists and Berkshire artists presenting original comic and cartoon-inspired artworks—sponsored by Canson. Opening costume party with artists, band, Saturday, August 1, 4–7 p.m. Free workshops and programs throughout August.

Lichtenstein Center for the Arts, City of Pittsfield

28 Renne Ave, Pittsfield, MA

(413) 499-9348

berkshireart@gmail.com

berkshireartassociation.org

W–Sa, 11–4

Pete Ware of 17th and Oak, Great Britain, Job for Superman, 2014, digital print, 117/10 x 161/5". At Lichtenstein Center for the Arts.

Pete Ware of 17th and Oak, Great Britain, Job for Superman, 2014, digital print, 117/10 x 161/5". At Lichtenstein Center for the Arts.

Berkshire Museum

Ongoing: Designed to illuminate the rich and diverse legacy of Asian art, Immortal Present: Art and East Asia highlights the Berkshire Museum’s historic collection of art from China, Japan, Korea and Southeast Asia and showcases exciting, ground-breaking works by contemporary artists with ties to Asia. Magnificent historic pieces and compelling modern-day artworks exhibit the distinctive aesthetics, ideas, and traditions embodied by Asian cultures.

39 South St., Pittsfield, MA

(413) 443-7171

info@berkshiremuseum.org

berkshiremuseum.org

M–Sa 10–5, Su 12–5

Wu Jian’an, Man-Deer, 2013, hand-dyed and waxed paper, cut, 47 x 35". Courtesy of the artist and Chambers Fine Art. At Berkshire Museum.

Blue Wave Fine Art Gallery

Specializing in diverse and visionary art, and known for exhibiting noted emerging, local, national and international artists. Opening September 5: Visions of the Uncanny, featuring works of fantasy, sci-fi, lowbrow, surreal, gothic and comic book art by Joe St. Pierre, Gus Fink, Mike Dubisch, Vincent Di Fate and others. Opening reception: Saturday, September 5, 6–9 p.m. See gallery website and Facebook page for further details.

52 Main St, Amesbury, MA

(978) 834-6070

bluewaveartgallery@gmail.com

bluewaveartgallery.com

Th–Sa 11–7, Su 12–5

Boston Athenæum

Opening October 29: Collecting for the Boston Athenaeum in the 21st Century: Maps, Charts & Plans. The Boston Athenaeum will exhibit maps, charts and plans from its cartographic collections. These will range in dates from the seventeenth to the twenty-first centuries. Some of the highlights will include a very scarce chart of Casco Bay by J.F.W. DesBarres, a classic map of the Americas by Petrus Bertius published in the mid-seventeenth century and a beautiful example of one of the earliest charts to focus on the New England coastline by J. van Keulen.

101⁄2 Beacon St., Boston, MA

(617) 720-7604

bostonathenaeum.org

M–Th 9–8, F 9–5:30, Sa 9–4, Su 12–4

Sir Thomas Hyde Page, A Plan of the Action at Bunkers Hill on the 17th of June 1775, London, 1793. At Boston Athenaeum.

Sir Thomas Hyde Page, A Plan of the Action at Bunkers Hill on the 17th of June 1775, London, 1793. At Boston Athenaeum.

Boston Sculptors Gallery

September 2–October 4: Objects by Kalimah Muhammad and Three Sculptures and Two Installations, One with Sound by Andy Zimmermann. Artists’ talk and performance: Sunday, September 13, 3–5 p.m. Opening October 7: Color Constructs by Margaret Swan and Making Tracks by Dan Wills. Reception: Saturday, October 17, 4–6 p.m.

486 Harrison Ave., Boston, MA

(617) 482-7781

bostonsculptors@yahoo.com

bostonsculptors.com

W–Su 12–6, First Fridays 5–8

Brickbottom Gallery

September 10–October 17: ONCE, The Monotype Guild of New England, a juried group exhibition by Scott Schnepf, Professor of Art, University of New Hampshire. Opening reception: Saturday, September 12, 2–4 p.m. mgne.org. Opening October 29: Brickbottom Open Studios Directory Exhibition in conjunction with Brickbottom Open Studios Weekend, November 21 & 22, 12–6 p.m.

1 Fitchburg St., Somerville, MA

(617) 776-3410

brickbottomartist@rcn.com

brickbottom.com

Th–Sa 12–5

Bromfield Gallery

September 2–27: Plus One, gallery artists invite a few of their favorite artists to show with them. Reception: Friday, September 4, 6–8:30 p.m. September 30–November 1: The Sky is Falling by Nancy Diessner. These new prints incorporate photographs of big game trophies. Saturate by Julie Weiman. New work from the desert. Reception: Friday, October 2, 6–8:30 p.m.

450 Harrison Ave., Boston, MA

(617) 451-3605

info@bromfieldgallery.com

bromfieldgallery.com

Cape Ann Museum

The newly renovated Cape Ann Museum celebrates the art, history and culture of Cape Ann—a region with a rich and varied culture of nationally significant historical, industrial and artistic achievement. The Museum’s collections include fine art from the 19th century to the present, artifacts from the fishing & maritime and granite quarrying industries, textiles, furniture, a library/archives, and two historic houses. Opening July 11: John Sloan Gloucester Days.

27 Pleasant Street, Gloucester, MA

(978) 283-0455

info@capeannmuseum.org

capeannmuseum.org

T–Sa 10–5, Su 1–4

Colo Colo Gallery

August 6–26: Water, recent paintings and paperworks by Joan Potkay, featuring a series of works celebrating the turbulence and rippling beauty inherent to water. Utilizing both mark-making and luminous paint layers, Potkay generates texture by employing charcoal, pastels and wax, thus skillfully reflecting the initial aquatic inspiration. Opening reception: Saturday, August 6, 5–8 p.m.

Colo Colo Gallery

101 W Rodney French Blvd., Door 4, New Bedford, MA

(508) 642-6026

jpotkayart@gmail.com

joanpotkay.com

W–Su 2–6 and by appointment

Joan Potkay, Cascade Spring, mixed media painting, 60 x 48". On view at Colo Colo Gallery.

Joan Potkay, Cascade Spring, mixed media painting, 60 x 48". On view at Colo Colo Gallery.

Copley Society of Art

The Copley Society of Art is the oldest non-profit art association in the United States, representing over 400 artist members of various styles from around the globe. September 10–October 4: Nature Present featuring the works of Kate Taylor. September 10–October 28: Focus and Perspective with pieces by Matt McCosco. Lower Gallery:
CoSo Artists’ Small Works: Change Up. October 8–28: A solo exhibit featuring the work of Percy Fortini-Wright.

158 Newbury St, Boston, MA

(617) 536-5049

info@copleysociety.org

copleysociety.org

Tu–Sa 11–6, Su 12–5

Kate Taylor, Summer Rain, 36 x 36". At Copley Society of Art.

Kate Taylor, Summer Rain, 36 x 36". At Copley Society of Art.

Danforth Art, Museum/School

See, learn about, create and be inspired by art. Annual juried exhibitions, through August 2: Off the Wall selected by guest juror Katherine French, and Community of Artists selected by associate curator Jessica Roscio. Art Sale. Picture This! in Children’s Gallery starting June 21. Also on view: Meta Vaux Warrick Fuller and John Wilson, Katsina Dolls, and Northeast Woodlands: Selections from the Arter Collection.

123 Union Ave, Framingham, MA

(508) 620-0050

danforthart.org

W, Th, Su 12–5, F, Sa 10–5

deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum

Ongoing: Architectural Allusions. Explore the presence of architecture in contemporary sculpture in this themed outdoor exhibition. Through September 13: Walking Sculpture: 1967–2015. Sculpture, video, photography and performance converge as contemporary artists consider walking as a form of art. Opening October 3: Drawing Redefined: Roni Horn, Esther Kläs, Joëlle Tuerlinckx, Richard Tuttle and Jorinde Voigt. Five international artists transform the traditional practice of drawing into an experimental exploration of time and space. Forms including photography, painting, and sculpture.

51 Sandy Pond Rd, Lincoln, MA

(781)259-8355

decordova.org

Open daily 10–5

Dedee Shattuck Gallery

September 2–27: Art Jewelry: Strong Voices, 25 contemporary jewelry artists who make works that are beyond decorative, perhaps beyond wearable. Artists’ reception: Saturday, September 5, 5–7 p.m. Opening September 30: Nuanced: open-endedness, capaciousness, and other provocative conditions of making by guest curator Judith Tolnick Champa. Artists’ reception: Saturday, October 3, 5–7 p.m.

1 Partner’s Ln., Westport, MA

(508) 636-4177

dedeeshattuckgallery@gmail.com

dedeeshattuckgallery.com

W–Sa 10–5, Su 12–5

Samantha Nania, Port de Bras Shoulder Brooch, 2013, nickel and stainless steel, 4 x 8¼ x 3¾".

Samantha Nania, Port de Bras Shoulder Brooch, 2013, nickel and stainless steel, 4 x 8¼ x 3¾".

Fitchburg Art Museum

Ongoing: Evoking Eleanor: The art, life, and legacy of FAM Founder Eleanor Norcross.
Recent Acquisitions: Photography; GLOBAL AFRICA: Creativity, Continuity and Change in African Art; Discover Ancient Egypt. Opening September 27: Land Ho! featuring work from Carrie Crane, Sally Curcio, Leila Daw, Warner Friedman, Michele Lauriat, Sandy Litchfield, Shona Macdonald, Sue McNally, and FAM’s permanent collection.

 

185 Elm Street, Fitchburg, MA

(978) 345-4207

fitchburgartmuseum.org

W-F 12-4, Sa & Su 11-5

Evoking Eleanor, installation view. At Fitchburg Art Museum.

Evoking Eleanor, installation view. At Fitchburg Art Museum.

Fort Point Arts Community Gallery

July 9–August 31: Seeking Structure of Comfort by Lydia Harris and Gianna Stewart, navigates sources of comfort: homes, people, objects, materials, and processes. Harris’s postcard series culminate in a book and sculpture, and Stewart’s meditative circles of circles. Opening reception: Thursday, July 9, 5–7 p.m. Ongoing: Atlantic Wharf Gallery, 290 Congress St., Boston, MA: Islands on the Edge, part of The Isles Arts Initiative (IAI) by Flux.Boston, Harbor Islands Alliance, and National Parks Service.

300 Summer St, Boston, MA

(617) 423-4299

info@fortpointarts.org

fortpointarts.org

W–F 10–6 and by appointment

Interior of Fort Point Arts Community Gallery.

Interior of Fort Point Arts Community Gallery.

Fountain Street Fine Art

September 10–October 4: The Poetry of Light, recent work by Roy Perkinson in paintings, watercolors and pastels. Reception: Saturday, September 12, 5–7 p.m. Artist talk and demo: Sunday, September 27, 2 p.m. Opening October 8: All Boundaries Are Imagined, Denise Driscoll and Jeanne Williamson investigate the grid with acrylic and mixed media paintings. Reception: Saturday, October 17, 5–7 p.m. Artist talk: Sunday, October 25, 2 p.m.

59 Fountain St, Framingham, MA

(508) 879-4200

fountainstfineart@gmail.com

fsfaboston.com

Th–Su, 11–5 and by appointment

Jeanne Williamson, Skating Marks on Ice on Fences #1, 2015, mixed media on board, 12 x 9". At Fountain Street Fine Art.

Jeanne Williamson, Skating Marks on Ice on Fences #1, 2015, mixed media on board, 12 x 9". At Fountain Street Fine Art.

Fruitlands Museum

Opening September 19 in the art museum: All Things Considered VIII. The National Basketry Organization presents 55 of the best basketry works, by the most accomplished contemporary basket artists in the country. Also in the art museum, Hidden Hudson—an exhibit of rarely seen selections from Fruitlands’ vast Hudson River School Landscape collection.

102 Prospect Hill Rd, Harvard, MA

(978) 456-3924

fruitlands.org

M–F 10–4, Sa–Su and holidays 10–5

Lynn Francis-Lunn, Three Generations, paper, acrylic paint, waxed linen, 12 x 13 x 10”. At Fruitlands Museum.

Lynn Francis-Lunn, Three Generations, paper, acrylic paint, waxed linen, 12 x 13 x 10”. At Fruitlands Museum.

Fuller Craft Museum

New England’s home for contemporary craft. Opening September 12: Grethe Wittrock: Nordic Currents. Opening October 3: Paul J. Smith Portraits: A Photographic Journal of the Studio Craft Community; and Art as Quilt: Transitions in Contemporary Textile Media, Studio Art Quilt Association. Through November 1: Haystack Components: Metals and Jewelry. Ongoing: Mark Davis: Icarus; Traditions and Innovations: Fuller Craft Collects (permanent collection); Little Dreams in Glass and Metal: Selections from the Enamel Arts Foundation.

MBTA Commuter Rail to Brockton station, then take Bus 4A

455 Oak St, Brockton, MA

(508) 588-6000

fullercraft.org

T–Su 10–5, Th 10–9

Galatea Fine Art

September 2–27: Gregory Wright: Essence of Reaction, encaustic paintings. Joe Caruso: Out of the Earth, mixed media. Lisa Jeanne Graf: Unexpected Wonders, paintings in tempera. Receptions: Friday, September 4 and Friday, September 11, 6–8 p.m. October 1–29: Eleanor Steinadler: about construction, photography. Marjorie Kaye: Firmament, sculptures in wood. Kirstin Ilse: Fire, paintings on silk. Reception: Friday, October 2, 6–8 p.m.

460B Harrison Ave., #B-6, Boston, MA

(617) 542-1500

galateafinearts@yahoo.com

galateafineart.com

W–F 12–6, Sa–Su 12–5

Gallery 344

Through October 30: Laura Evans: Conductivity. Evans will exhibit sculptures at 334 Gallery that introduce viewers to her eclectic materials and varied studio practices. In 2006 Evans created two art benches for CAC in Greene-Rose Park called “Conductivity,” combining elements of the natural and built environments. This exhibition revisits that project and includes subsequent sculptural work using media ranging from bronze, wood and fabric to clay, cardboard tubes and wire. Gallery 344 is free and open to the public.

Cambridge Arts Council

344 Broadway, 2nd Floor, Cambridge, MA

(617) 349-4380

cambridgeartscouncil.org

Gallery NAGA

September 8–October 3: Pata Pata by Sophia Ainslie. Form is Function by John Eric Byers. Opening reception: Friday, September 11, 6–8 p.m. Sophia Ainslie creates graphic, collage-like paintings and John Eric Byers creates geometric studio furniture with tooled surfaces. Opening October 9: New Paintings by Peter Brooke. Opening reception: Friday, October 9, 6–8 p.m. Peter Brooke will exhibit his newest memory-based, realistic paintings of scenic imaginations.

67 Newbury St, Boston, MA

(617) 267-9060

mail@gallerynaga.com

gallerynaga.com

Tu–Sa 10–5

Gallery Seven

Opening October 6: New England Wax at Gallery Seven (A Juried Exhibition): Jeanne Borofsky, Pamela Crabb, Angel Dean, Pamela Dorris DeJong, Dona Mara Friedman, Patricia M. Gerkin, Jeanne Griffin, Kay Hartung, Sue Katz, Donna Hamil Talman, Catherine M. Weber, Kellie Weeks, Lelia Stokes Weinstein and Charyl Weissbach. Artists’ reception: Saturday, October 17, 7–9 p.m. Free and wheelchair accessible.
 

7 Nason St., Maynard, MA

(978) 897-9777

gallerysevenmaynard.com

Tu–F 10–6, Sa 10–5

Patricia M. Gerkin, Turn of Phrase (front), mixed media: encaustic, ink, rice paper, oil, and dye on wood. At Gallery Seven.

Patricia M. Gerkin, Turn of Phrase (front), mixed media: encaustic, ink, rice paper, oil, and dye on wood. At Gallery Seven.

Griffin Museum of Photography

September 10–28: Atelier 22, A Group Show. Opening October 8: Desire for Magic by Patrick Nagatani at the Stoneham Theatre, 395 Main Street, Stoneham, MA. Ongoing: Layers of Illusion by Carol Isaak at DSI, 9 Brighton Street, Belmont, MA. Through September 11: Seas Without a Shore by Chris Anthony.

67 Shore Rd., Winchester, MA

(781) 729-1158

griffinmuseum.org

Tu–Su 12–4

Hancock Shaker Village

This history museum features 22,000 artifacts (furniture, Shaker gift drawing, and other items), a working farm with heritage breed animals, extensive gardens and 20 authentic buildings in a preserved village setting. Ongoing: Modern Wing & Shaker Roots, contemporary sculpture by four artists exploring Shaker values and aesthetics. Ongoing: Heaven on Earth, a Shaker Introduction.

1843 West Housatonic St, Pittsfield, MA

(413) 443-0188

info@hancockshakervillage.org

hancockshakervillage.org

Open daily, 10 to 5 pm, through Nov 1

Fritz Horstman, Eight Into Fourteen, 2015, re-purposed concrete form. Photo courtesy of Hancock Shaker Village.

Fritz Horstman, Eight Into Fourteen, 2015, re-purposed concrete form. Photo courtesy of Hancock Shaker Village.

Highfield Hall & Gardens

September 10–October 31: Common Threads: Art and Poetry, featuring the art work by Old Schoolhouse Artists: Melanie Chartier, John Cira, Caitlin Greer, Jackie Reeves, Mellissa Morris, Mary Moquin, Richard Neal and James Wolf. Through October 31: War and Peace Project. September 10–October 31: Ukiyo-e Prints. Artist reception for all exhibitions: Sunday, September 20, 1–2:30 p.m.

56 Highfield Dr, Falmouth, MA

(508) 495-1878

info@highfieldhall.org

highfieldhall.org

M–F 10–4, Sa–Su 10–2 (April–October) Gardens and grounds open daylight hours

Kitagawa Utamaro, Woman Playing a Poppin. At Highfield Hall.

Kitagawa Utamaro, Woman Playing a Poppin. At Highfield Hall.

Kingston Gallery

September 2–27: Al Miner Selects, conceptualized by Al Miner, assistant curator of Contemporary Art, MFA, Boston. Featuring Kingston artists Kathleen Gerdon Archer, Mary Lang, Greg Lookerse and Christina Pitsch. First Friday opening reception: September 4, 5:30–8:30 p.m. Opening September 30: Ilona Anderson: Arcology, bright, lyrical vignettes merge detailed drawing and large-scale installation in Anderson’s newest work. Members’ Gallery: Lynda Schlosberg: Compression. First Friday opening reception: October 2, 5:30–8 p.m.

450 Harrison Ave., No. 43, Boston, MA

(617) 423-4113

kingstongallery.com

W–Su 12–5 and by appointment: (978) 998-2443

Kniznick Gallery, Brandeis University

Through October 27: Reconnaissance by Linda Bond. Pausing to examine the details of violent events as they unfold in The Middle East and South Asia, Bond’s work is a personal attempt to humanize these tragedies and combat the numbing effects of a media-saturated culture. Wall installations, woven floor mats, and text based drawings integrate the actual words and images that inspire the work. Reception: Thursday, September 17, 5–8 p.m.

515 South St., Waltham, MA

(781) 736-8102

brandeis.edu/wsrc/arts

M–F 9–5

Shadow War #192, 2015, archival ink and gouache on paper, 12 x 16". At Kniznick Gallery, Brandeis Gallery.

Shadow War #192, 2015, archival ink and gouache on paper, 12 x 16". At Kniznick Gallery, Brandeis Gallery.

Lexington Arts and Crafts Society

September 12–27: Lexington Arts and Crafts Society Instructors Show. October 3–17: Korean Cultural Council Exhibit. October 23–25: Annual Fall Fair, Creations by their 9 Guilds. Opening October 31: Regional High School Artists. Now registering fall classes and workshops for adults and teens, please see website for additional information.

130 Waltham Street, Lexington, MA

(781) 862-9696

lacsma.org

September 12–October 17: Tu–Su 12–4, Sa 10–4 October23–25: F–Sa 10–5, Su 12–5

MIT List Visual Arts Center

September 1-13: Student Loan Art Program Exhibition: Through this annual loan program, individual students and student groups may borrow original works of art from the List Center’s Student Loan Art collection for their private rooms and communal spaces. A highlight of this year’s exhibition is the addition of MIT List Center’s 30th Anniversary Print Portfolio. Opening October 23: The Color Out of Space by Rosa Barba. Barba’s works encompassing sculptures, installations, text pieces, and publications are grounded in the material qualities of cinema. Her film sculptures examine the physical properties of the projector, celluloid, and projected light. On view through October 25: List projects: Lina Viste Grønli. On view through November 2015: Pavilion of the United States 56th International Art Exhibition: La Biennale Di Venezia Joan Jonas’s They Come to Us Without a Word. Presented by the MIT List Visual Arts center. Commissioner and co-curator: Paula C. Ha, director of the MIT List Visual Arts Center. Co-curator: Ute Meta Bauer, director of the NTU Centre for Contemporary Art Singapore, Nanyang Technological University.

Bldg. E15

20 Ames St., Cambridge, MA

Tu-W 12-6, Th 12-8, Fr-Su 12-6

Rosa Barba, The Color Out of Space, 2015. At MIT List Visual Arts Center.

Rosa Barba, The Color Out of Space, 2015. At MIT List Visual Arts Center.

MIT Museum

The MIT Museum presents temporary and permanent exhibitions at the nexus of art, science, and technology. Opening September 3: Public and Private: East Germany in Photographs by Ulrich Wüst. Ongoing: Images of Discovery: Communicating Science through Photography. Ongoing events, public programs and demonstrations. Check website for updates and more information about exhibitions and displays.

265 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA

(617) 253-5927

mit.edu/museum

M–Su 10–5, closed major holidays

Montserrat College of Art Galleries

Through September 26: Montserrat Gallery: Lost Cities by Heidi Whitman. Opening October 5: WOOD. Through September 20: Carol Schlosberg Alumni Gallery: Mapping by Dan Mills. September 23–October 17: Proximities by Yu-Wen Wu. Opening October 21: Eben Kling ’09. September 3–October 3: 301 Gallery: COUNTER MEASURES by Rachel Mica-Weiss.

301 Gallery
301 Cabot St., Beverly, MA
M–W, F 10–5, Th 10–8, Sa 12–5
 

Carol Schlosberg Alumni Gallery

23 Essex St, Beverly, MA

(978) 921-4242

gallery@montserrat.edu

montserrat.edu/galleries

M–W, F 10–5, Th 10–8, Sa 12–5

Museum of Russian Icons

Ongoing: Byzantium to Russia: Origins and Development of Russian Icons, 1200 to 1900. This exceptional, compelling selection of 42 rare icons and extraordinary artifacts from the British Museum traces the stylistic development of sacred art from ancient Byzantium to the introduction of Christianity to Russia. The exhibition of rare icons will also include Byzantine cast metal objects, ivories and engraved gems. This is the first time the renowned British Museum in London has lent Saint John the Baptist (Constantinople c. 1300) and the famous Saint George and the Dragon (Pskov, late 14th century) to a museum in the U.S.A.

203 Union St, Clinton, MA

(978) 598-5000

museumofrussianicons.org

Tu–F 11–3, Sa 9–3

Pskov, late 14th century. At the Museum of Russian Icons.

Pskov, late 14th century. At the Museum of Russian Icons.

Newton Free Library

September 2–29: Gallery, Main Hall & Display Cases: Newton Art Association’s Annual Awards Show, works in various media. Reception: Wednesday, September 9, 7 p.m. October 2–29: Gallery: Free Range ABC’s by Diana Lisanto, 26 flavors of artworks. Reception: Thursday, October 1, 7 p.m. October 2–29: Main Hall: Paper Dolls & Imaginary Places by Leslie Fahn Rosenberg, gifts from the artist’s grandparents.

330 Homer St, Newton, MA

(671) 796-1360

emeyers@minlib.net

newtonfreelibrary.net

M–Th 9–9, F 9–6, Sa 9–5, Su 1–5

Norman Rockwell Museum

This summer, Norman Rockwell Museum pays tribute to Roz Chast through an engaging installation. Roz Chast: Cartoon Memoirs will feature the full range of the award-winning artist’s work from her timelessly funny cartoons for The New Yorker and children’s books, to her intricately-painted pysanka eggs and hand-made textiles. Original art from Can’t We Talk About Something More Pleasant? illustrates universal themes and a personal narrative rife with tears and laughter.

9 Route 183, Stockbridge, MA

(413) 298-4100

questions@nrm.org

nrm.org

Daily 10–5

Roz Chast at Norman Rockwell Museum.

Roz Chast at Norman Rockwell Museum.

Oxbow Gallery

September 3–October 2: Front Room: Kamini Avril oil paintings and frescos from Ellora and Ajanta Caves, India. Back Room: Marlene Rye’s landscapes. Reception: Friday September 11, 5–8 p.m. October 6–30: Front Room: Nancy Campbell weaves disparate ideas in prints/assemblages. Carl Caivano‘s painting combines elements of astronomy, subatomic particles, geologic references and cellular/mineral patterns. Back Room: Anneke Corbette’s quilts, Impressions of Nature. Reception: Friday October 9, 5–8 p.m.

275 Pleasant St, Northampton, MA

(413) 586-6300

oxbowgallery.org

Th–Su 12–5

Nancy Campbell, Okashi, 2015, screenprint, 8 x 12". At Oxbow Gallery.

Nancy Campbell, Okashi, 2015, screenprint, 8 x 12". At Oxbow Gallery.

Salmon Falls Gallery

September 4–November 1: Pioneer Valley Photographic Artists: Group Exhibit, includes the works of 26 of their 50 fine art photography members. The PVPA was founded in 1997 and is dedicated to expanding the appreciation of photography in the region and to offer educational programs for high school students in Springfield, MA as well as individuals with disabilities at Riverside Industries in Easthampton, MA. Reception and Art Walk: Saturday, September 12, 5–7 p.m.

1 Ashfield St., Shelburne Falls, MA

(413) 625-9833

salmonfalls@megaplanet.com

salmonfallsgallery.com

Open daily 10–5

Bill Rowley, Rainbow Lagoon, digital photograph, 2015. At Salmon Falls Gallery.

Bill Rowley, Rainbow Lagoon, digital photograph, 2015. At Salmon Falls Gallery.

Samsøn

September 11–October 24: Solo Exhibition by Todd Pavlisko. SubSamsøñ: September 11–October 3: Lighting Rod by Alyse Stuck, curated by Silvi Naci Assistant Director at Samsøñ.

450 Harrison Ave #29, Boston, MA

(617) 357-7177

samson@samsonprojects.com

samsonprojects.com

Th–Sa 11–6, Su 12–4 and by appointment

School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

September 17–October 17: Luminous Will. New Delhi-based Raqs Media Collective comes to Boston for an exhibition of focused meditation on what the cycles of life and death can mean in the context of the passage of time. Through their works, the artists articulate rarely asked questions, consider infinity, and re-animate historical memory. Reception: Tuesday, September 15, 5–7 p.m. smfa.edu/exhibitions.

230 The Fenway, Boston, MA

(617) 369-3656

smfa.edu/exhibitions

M–Sa 10–5, Th 10–8

SculptureNow at The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Home

Ongoing: 28x26x50, SculptureNow and The Mount present a new, juried exhibition featuring 28 large, outdoor sculptures by 26 artists placed throughout The Mount’s 50 acres. The show features regionally and nationally recognized artists offering a wide variety of ideas, styles and media, and is included with admission to The Mount. Free, guided tours by exhibiting artists are scheduled for July 12 and August 16 at 11:30 a.m.

2 Plunkett St, Lenox, MA

Lenox

sculpturenow.org or edithwharton.org

(413) 551-5111

Bernard Klevickas, untitled (red assembly). At the Mount..

Bernard Klevickas, untitled (red assembly). At the Mount.

Smith College Museum of Art

Opening September 11: Women’s Work: Feminist Art from the Collection. Opening October 9: Dislocation/Urban Experience: Contemporary Photographs from East Asia. Fall 2015 marks the completion of the Museum’s two-year Gallery Redesign Project during which all four floors of galleries were renovated and reinstalled. New highlights include galleries for Asian art and digital media, and the “Talk Back” learning space.

Elm Street at Bedford Ter., Northampton, MA

(413) 585-2760

smith.edu/artmuseum

Tu–Sa 10–4, Su 12–4

Chen Qiulin, Untitled from the Twilight Series, 2009, inkjet print. Private collection. © 2015 Chen Qiulin.

Chen Qiulin, Untitled from the Twilight Series, 2009, inkjet print. Private collection. © 2015 Chen Qiulin.

Sohn Fine Art Gallery

Through July 27: Portrait of Africa by Anton Lyalin. Artist talk, book signing and reception: Saturday, July 11, 3–7 p.m. Please RSVP for artist talk, 3–4 p.m. July 10–27: Escape Artist by Fran Forman. Reception and book signing: Sunday, July 26, 2–5 p.m. Opening July 30: Abstract by John Atchley, Peggy Braun, Denise B. Chandler, Seth Resnick and Cassandra Sohn. Reception: Saturday, August 15, 4–7 p.m.

69 Church St, Lenox, MA

(413) 551-7353

sohnfineart.com

Open daily 10–5

South Shore Art Center

Opening September 18: Walter and Me: Walter Pashko and Bill Flynn. Drawings and paintings by former School of the Museum of Fine Arts professors. Opening reception: Friday, September 18, 6–8 p.m. Dillon Gallery: Elements of Fall: Michael Domina, Laurinda O’Connor, Sally McCarthy and Betty Rogers. Faculty feature: Stephen Sheffield.

119 Ripley Rd., Cohasset, MA

(781) 383-2787

ssac.org

Springfield Museums

Through October 25: Michele & Donald D’Amour Museum of Fine Arts: American Impressionism: The Lure of the Artists’ Colony, over 100 works by Hassam, Cassatt, Sargent and others that exemplify the art colony movement. Through September 27: American Master: Winslow Homer, featuring The New Novel and engravings. Ongoing: Woodblock Prints from the Provincetown Artist Colony. Ongoing: George Walter Vincent Smith Art Museum: Cabinet of Curiosities, exploring typical themes used in Wunderkammer that became popular during the 17th and 18th centuries.

21 Edwards St, Springfield, MA

(800) 625-7738

springfieldmuseums.org

Tu–Sa 10–5, Su 11–5

The Art Complex Museum

Through September 6: Look Again, the ACM Collection inspires the Boston Printmakers. Through November 8: Sailing, with works by Michael Eudenbach, Michael Kahn and Onne van der Wal, three of today’s most well-respected marine photographers. Opening September 20: Cannot Be Described in Words: Drawing/Daring, ten artists exploring new approaches, scale and mediums that expand the definition of drawing. Ongoing: Rotations, Objects from the Permanent Collection.

189 Alden St, Duxbury, MA

(781) 934-6634

artcomplex.org

W–Su 1–4

The Loading Dock Gallery

Through September 27: Form & Color/Felt Paint Stitch, art for the body and the rooms we live in by felter Susan Garry, painter Maureen Baker and fiber artist Ann Lee. Opening September 30: Harvest/Reaping the Bounty of Creativity, annual members show with 50+ artists displaying an array of artwork. Opening receptions: Saturdays, September 12, 4–6 p.m. and October 3, 5–7 p.m.

Western Avenue Studios

122 Western Ave, Lowell, MA

(978) 656-1687

theloadingdockgallery.com

W–Sa 12–5:30, Su 12–4

Trident Gallery

Through September 13: Beyond Real: Contemporary Landscapes. Zygmund Jankowski, Nell Blaine, Albert Alcalay, Roger Martin, Ruth Mordecai, Eileen Mueller, Susan Erony, Gabrielle Barzaghi, Pamela Ellis Hawkes, and others. September 18–October 18: Ed Touchette: Lessons, Barns, and Other Structures. Reception: Saturday, September 26, 5–7 p.m. Presentation: Sunday, October 4, 5 p.m. Opening Saturday, October 24 (reception
5–7 p.m): Patti Sullivan: New Paintings.

189 Main St., Gloucester, MA

(978) 491-7785

director@tridentgallery.com

tridentgallery.com

Open daily 10–5, Sa 10–7 (see website for exceptions)

Ed Touchette, Design Lesson A, acrylic and walnut ink on paper, 12 x 18". At Trident Gallery.

Ed Touchette, Design Lesson A, acrylic and walnut ink on paper, 12 x 18". At Trident Gallery.

Tufts University Art Gallery

Opening September 10: Shahzia Sikander: Parallax, artist Shahzia Sikander presents her first immersive animation Parallax, with music by composer Du Yun. Last Folio, photographer Yuri Dojc charts this personal journey in cultural memory and the universal losses of the Holocaust. Sophia Ainslie: In Person – 574, four original paintings by artist Sophia Ainslie, created for the central stairwell of 574 Boston Avenue.

Aidekman Arts Center

40 Talbot Ave., Medford, MA

(617) 627-3518

artgallery@tufts.edu

Tu–Su 11–5, Th 11–8

Worcester Art Museum

Opening September 23: Veiled Aleppo, images of Syria’s civil war by photojournalist Franco Pagetti. Through September 27: The Small Cowper Madonna by Raphael, on loan from the National Gallery of Art. Ongoing: American Folk Art, Lovingly Collected, important private collection of 19th-century portraits and decorative objects with unusual focus on Central Massachusetts.

55 Salisbury St, Worcester, MA

(508) 799-4406

worcesterart.org

W–F, Su 11–5, Sa 10–5, Third Thursdays 11–8

Veiled Aleppo. © Franco Pagetti. At Worcester Art Museum.

Veiled Aleppo. © Franco Pagetti. At Worcester Art Museum.

Maine

Barn Gallery

Ongoing: theme shows include Heads and Tails, Black and White, and OAA Photographers. Art auction: Saturday, August 1, doors open 6 p.m. Auction preview starts July 28. Showcased artists feature: Dustan Knight, Lou Kohl Morgan, Jayne Adams, Rosalind Fedeli, Don Gorvett, Norman West, Diane Boyce and Fran Scully. Workshops, figure drawing classes, art movie nights and lectures.

Ogunquit Art Association

1 Bourne Lane at Shore Rd, Ogunquit, ME

(207) 646-8400

barngallery.com

M−Sa 11−5, Su 1−5

Don Gorvett, Harbor Ballad, reduction woodblock. At Barn Gallery.

Don Gorvett, Harbor Ballad, reduction woodblock. At Barn Gallery.

Colby College Museum of Art

Through October 18: Brand-New & Terrific: Alex Katz in the 1950s. Opening September 17: Aesthetic Harmonies: Whistler in Context and From the Studio: New Work by Faculty Artists. 
Opening September 24: Whistler and the World: The Lunder Collection of James McNeill Whistler and Peter Soriano: Permanent Maintenance.

5600 Mayflower Hill Dr, Waterville, ME

(207) 859-5600

www.colby.edu/museum

Tu–Sa 10–5, Su 12–5

At Colby College Museum of Art.

At Colby College Museum of Art.

Corey Daniels Gallery

July 25–August 30: Steve Bartlett, minimal abstracted forms beautifully crafted in ash or oak. Sarah Bouchard, clustered sculptural orbs in layered translucent paper. Tim Wilson, deconstructed landscapes and figures in oil on canvas. Joshua Yurges, flat geometric panels conveying the illusion of dimension in wood. William Zengaro, abstract sculpted landscapes and geometric forms in welded steel and aluminum.

2208 Post Rd., Rt. 1, Wells, ME

(207) 646-5301

coreydanielsgallery.com

Portland Museum of Art

Opening October 8: You Can’t Get There From Here: The 2015 PMA Biennial. You Can’t Get There From Here: The 2015 PMA Biennial highlights Maine’s artistic legacies in the making, presenting a comprehensive and cohesive narrative about the state and the artists connected to it.

7 Congress Sq., Portland, ME

(207) 775-6148

info@portlandmuseum.org

portlandmuseum.org

M–Th 10–5, F 10–9, Sa–Su 10–5

The Ogunquit Museum of American Art

Perched on a cliff overlooking the Atlantic Ocean and scenic Narrow Cove, surrounded by landscaped gardens, the museum houses a collection of over 2,000 works of art. Highlighting American Modernism, the collection features work by internationally known artists such as Marsden Hartley, Rockwell Kent, Walt Kuhn and Mark Tobey. Through October 31: Winslow Homer’s Civil War. September 3–October 31: The Magnificent Landscape: Works from the Permanent Collection. October 2–31: Michael Alpert: Architectonica chipolana. Through October: Henry Strater: Still Life and the Permanent Collection.

543 Shore Rd., Ogunquit, ME

(207) 646-4909

ogunquitmuseum.org

Open daily, 10–5

New Hampshire

Aidron Duckworth Art Museum

September 19–November 1: Joe Saginor, Oil on Canvas. Opening reception: Saturday, September 19, 3–6 p.m., Artist’s talk: 4 p.m. In Gallery I through November 1: Exhibition XXVI –Aqueduct Series & Drawings & Paintings from Life, by Aidron Duckworth. In Gallery II through September 13: Rachel Gross, Shaped Panels & Works on Paper. Sculpture on the Grounds through November 1: Jay Mead, Painted Saplings.

21 Bean Rd., Meriden, NH

(603) 469-3444

info@aidronduckworthmuseum.org

aidronduckworthmuseum.org

F–Su 10–5

Aidron Duckworth, SP #19, 1985, acrylic, 
25 x 32".

Aidron Duckworth, SP #19, 1985, acrylic, 25 x 32

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College

Through December 6: Collecting and Sharing: Trevor Fairbrother, John T. Kirk, and the Hood Museum of Art. Thematically organized installation of the accomplished collection of Hood gifts and loans from an independent curator and a scholar of early American decorative arts.

6 East Wheelock St., Hanover, NH

(603) 646-2808

hood.museum@dartmouth.edu

hoodmuseum.dartmouth.edu

Tu–Sa 10–5, W 10–9, Su 12–5

McDermott & McGough, Keyhole, 1988, oil on linen. Lent by Trevor Fairbrother and John T. Kirk. At the Hood Museum of Art.

McDermott & McGough, Keyhole, 1988, oil on linen. Lent by Trevor Fairbrother and John T. Kirk. At the Hood Museum of Art.

Karl Drerup Art Gallery at Plymouth State University

July 6–August 14: Force of Nature: Exploring the Power of the Feminine. U.S. artists explore concepts of feminine power and energy in two venues on the PSU campus. National juried exhibit sponsored by Women’s Caucus for Art/NH chapter. Artist’s reception: Saturday, July 18, 5–7 p.m. Juror Judith Brodsky will speak. See blog for partnerships, sponsors and associated events.

150 Main St, Plymouth, NH

(603) 535-2614

kdag.art@mail.plymouth.edu

forceofnaturewcanh.wordpress.com

Th 1–8, F–Su 1–4

Karl Drerup

The Currier Museum of Art

Opening September 11: James Nachtwey: Witness to History—Afghanistan, Ground Zero, Iraq. Award-winning photojournalist James Nachtwey’s stirring images of war and its aftermath have appeared in major publications such as Time and National Geographic. View these photographs printed in large format, along with his monumental photo collage, The Sacrifice.

150 Ash Street, Manchester, NH

(603) 669-6144

visitor@currier.org

currier.org

Su, M, W–F 11–5, Sa 10–5

James Nachtwey, Collapse of the South Tower, Church of St. Peter on Church St. and Barclay, 2001 (printed 2014), digital chromogenic print. Currier Museum of Art, Manchester, NH. Museum purchase: The Henry Melville Fuller Acquisition Fund, 2014.22.3. James Nachtwey.

James Nachtwey, Collapse of the South Tower, Church of St. Peter on Church St. and Barclay, 2001 (printed 2014), digital chromogenic print. Currier Museum of Art, Manchester, NH. Museum purchase: The Henry Melville Fuller Acquisition Fund, 2014.22.3. James Nachtwey.

Thorne-Sagendorph Art Gallery

For 50 years, the gallery has been an important center for the enjoyment, debate, study and discovery of the visual arts. Its collections and exhibitions address the legacy of the region’s art colonies, examine the history of art and culture from Africa, Asia, Oceana, Europe and the Americas, and foster conversations about contemporary works and ideas that resonate across the Monadnock region and beyond. Opening September 4: Jules Olitski: Lakes, Mountains, Seas. Opening September 19: Angus McCullough: Float. September 19–October 21:
ReTooled: Highlights from the Hechinger Collection. Free and open to the public.

Keene State College

229 Main St., Keene, NH

(603) 358-2720

thorne@keene.edu

keene.edu/tsag

Su–W 12–5, Th–F 12–7, Sa 12–8

Jules Olitski, Sea of Paradise, 1998, WB Acrylic on canvas. At Thorne-Sagendorph Art Gallery.

Jules Olitski, Sea of Paradise, 1998, WB Acrylic on canvas. At Thorne-Sagendorph Art Gallery.

Rhode Island

ArtProv Gallery

Through July 24: Fine artists of the Jewelry District featuring the work of the late Alfred DeCredico, Cesare DeCredico, Ira Garber, Patricia Hansen, Bunny Harvey, Nick Paciorek, Allison Paschke, Dana Simmons and more. Gallery Night Providence: Thursday, July 16, 5–9 p.m. Opening August 12: Clothing Optional, figurative show, featuring the work of Eleanor Rahim, Jeff Schneider, Jeff Hall, Azamat Kuliev, David Witbeck and more. Opening reception: Thursday, August 20, 5–9 p.m.

150 Chestnut St, Providence, RI

(401) 641-5182

artprovidence.com

W–F 11–2

Bristol Art Museum

Opening July 24: Island Time. The exhibit highlights New England artists’ perceptions of summer scenes: photography of open fields in Nantucket by Michael Gaillard; watercolors of craggy shore lands of Block Island by Peter Michael Gish; oil paintings of pebble beaches by Teri Malo; oil paintings by Elizabeth Zimmermann and artwork by Susan Schultz and Karen Iglehart. Opening reception: Friday, July 24, 7–9 p.m.

10 Wardwell St., Bristol, RI

(401) 253-4400

info@bristolartmuseum.org

www.bristolartmuseum.org

Th–Su 1–4

Charlestown Gallery

Through July 13: Annual Summer Group Show. 100 New Works / 25 Regional Artists. Paintings, photography, sculpture and prints by David K. Anderson, Peter Batchelder, Steven Easton, Mark Freedman, Ethan French, Amy Goodwin, Willy Heeks, Marshall Henrichs, Larry Horowitz, Kate Huntington, Richard Jaworowski, Shawn Kenney, Jennifer Knaus, and more. July 18–August 5: Antonia Tyz Peeples/Endless Summer. Colorful and energetic, large wave paintings by nationally acclaimed artist. Opening reception: Saturday,
July 18, 5:30–8 p.m.

5000 South County Trail, Charlestown, RI

(401) 364-0120

charlestowngallery@cox.net

charlestowngalleryri.com

Open daily 10–5:30

Antonia Tyz Peeples, Endless Summer, 36 x 48"

Antonia Tyz Peeples, Endless Summer, 36 x 48"

David Winton Bell Gallery

Through October 25: Hank Willis Thomas: Primary Sources, presenting a five-channel video installation alongside sculptures and prints by the conceptual photographer. Opening reception and artist talk: Friday, September 11, 5:30–7:30 p.m. Secret Birds and Other Works: Tony Fitzpatrick, an exhibition of collages and etchings by the Chicago-based artist, playwright and actor. Performance of Fitzpatrick’s Stations Lost: Friday, October 9. See website for further information.

Brown University, List Art Center

64 College St., Providence, RI

(401) 863-2932

brown.edu/bellgallery

M–F 11–4, Sa–Su 1–4

DeBlois Gallery

September 5–27: The Silver Circle Photography Group, new work from nine members of this local award-winning group of photo-artists. Also DeBlois 3-D works. Reception: Saturday, September 5, 4–7. Gallery night: Thursday, September 10, 5–8 p.m. October 3–November 1: Broken Ice/Connected Life, oil on canvas by Katy Hodge and 3-D work by Rosemary Day. Reception: Saturday, October 3, 4–7 p.m. Gallery night: Thursday, October 8, 5–8 p.m.

134 Aquidneck Ave, Middletown, RI

(401) 847-9977

debloisgallery@gmail.com

debloisgallery.com

W–Su 1–5

Iceberg, 2015, oil on linen, 18 x 24". At DeBlois Gallery.

Iceberg, 2015, oil on linen, 18 x 24". At DeBlois Gallery.

Gallery Night Providence

September 17 and October 15: Free, fun filled introduction to Providence’s exciting art scene. Twenty-two galleries and museums open their doors inviting you to a visual arts party. Visit galleries on your own or take an Art Celebrity guided tour leaving from One Regency Plaza (Art New England magazine available on the ArtBus). Check website for individual and tour information. Free parking.

One Regency Plaza, Providence, RI

(401) 490-2042

gallerynight.info

Th 5–9

Krause Gallery

Located on the campus of Moses Brown School on Providence’s East Side, The Krause Gallery is dedicated to exhibiting a diverse selection of work from local and national artists. Krause will be closed for the 2015-2016 season for renovation. Like them on Facebook at The Krause Gallery. They will keep you posted and look forward to opening their doors to the public again in Fall 2016.
 

Moses Brown School

250 Lloyd Ave, Providence, RI

(401) 831-7350

mosesbrown.org

M–F 8–4 or by appointment

Krause

Main Gallery, University of Rhode Island

September 8–October 2: URI Art Faculty Biennial 2015 highlights new work by the extraordinary artists and designers who teach at the URI Department of Art and Art History. The works are varied—ranging from digital media, painting, printmaking, ceramics, sculpture, photography, video, performance, film, animation, and more.

105 Upper College Rd, Kingston, RI

(401) 874-5821

web.uri.edu/maingallery

M–F 12–4

URI Art Faculty Biennial 2015.

URI Art Faculty Biennial 2015.

Newport Art Museum

Opening September 26: Reviving Durr Freedley: Newport’s Forgotten Artist. Photographers Guild Members’ Exhibition. Opening September 5: Art League of Rhode Island Members’ Exhibition. A Series of Minor Miracles with Elizabeth Duffy and Brian Miller.

76 Bellevue Ave, Newport, RI

(401) 848-8200

newportartmuseum.org

Tu–Sa 10–4, Su 12–4

Elizabeth Duffy / Brian Miller, Flint Blade, 2008, pigment print, dimensions variable. At Newport Art Museum.

Elizabeth Duffy / Brian Miller, Flint Blade, 2008, pigment print, dimensions variable. At Newport Art Museum.

Three Wheel Studio

October 15–November 15: Teapots: Annual Three Wheel Studio Ceramic Show. The show will feature sculptural and functional teapots by well known and emerging artists. Opening reception: Thursday, October 15, 5–8 p.m. The show will also be featured online at threewheelstudio.com/teapots.

436 Wickenden St, Providence, RI

(401) 451-2350

info@threewheelstudio.com

threewheelstudio.com

Marion Angelica, Shoulder Teapot, porcelain. At Three Wheel Studio.

Marion Angelica, Shoulder Teapot, porcelain. At Three Wheel Studio.

Vermont

BCA Center

Opening September 15: Of Land and Local. An annual, multidisciplinary, statewide exhibition designed to initiate a dialog about issues surrounding art and the environment relative to the Vermont landscape. Exhibition at BCA Center and Shelburne Farms Coach Barn. See oflandandlocalvt.org for more information.

135 Church St, Burlington, VT

(802) 865-7166

bca@burlingtoncityarts.org

bcacentervt.org

Tu–Th 11–5, F–Sa 11–8, Su 11–5

Lyal Michel. At Shelburn Farms / BCA Center.

Lyal Michel. At Shelburn Farms / BCA Center.

Bennington Museum

Recognized by Yankee Magazine Best of New England 2015, Editor’s Choice for Best Museum Makeover. On view through November 1: Inward Adorings of the Mind: Grassroots Art, outsider, visionary and folk art by individuals with little or no formal training in art. Works by Howard, Tolliver, Walker and Yoakum. Ongoing: People/Place: American Social Landscape Photography, 1950-1980. Through October 18: 7 COLLABORATIVE PRINTS: Jennifer Koch and Gregg Blasdel.

75 Main St, Bennington, VT

(802) 447-1571

benningtonmuseum.org

Open daily 10–5

BigTown Gallery

Opening July 15: James McGarrell-Mark Goodwin, painting, drawing, collage and printmaking. Opening reception: Saturday, July 18, 5–7 p.m.
The Joan Hutton Landis Summer Reading Series: July 12, reading by William Craig in conjunction with the exhibition ¡Viva Cuba!. July 27: Ann McGarrell and Patricia Brody. August 16: performance by Woon-Ping-Li. August 23: Alice Kim. August 31: Deirdre Heekin and Caleb Barber, food and book signing.

99 North Main St, Rochester, VT

(802) 767-9670

bigtowngallery.com

W–F 10–5, Sa 12–5, Su–Tu by appointment

James McGarrell, The Divers and Bedroom, diptych. At BigTown Gallery.

James McGarrell, The Divers and Bedroom, diptych. At BigTown Gallery.

Brattleboro Museum & Art Center

Through October 25: Jim Dine: People, Places, Things, paintings, prints, drawings and sculpture by the celebrated American artist, who lived and worked in southern Vermont from 1971 to 1985. Close to Home: New Pastels by Ray Ruseckas; Expanded Forms: Rodrigo Nava; Threaded Dances: Debra Bermingham. Opening October 2: Shedding Light on the Working Forest, paintings by Kathleen Kolb accompanied by text by poet Verandah Porche.

10 Vernon St., Brattleboro, VT

(802) 257-0124

info@brattleboromuseum.org

brattleboromuseum.org

Su–M, W–Sa 11–5, closed Tu

Jim Dine, Pinocchio Turns Away, 2007, charcoal, oil aluminum paint, acrylic and pastel on paper, 60 x 36". Image courtesy of Pace Gallery. At Brattleboro Museum & Art Center.

Jim Dine, Pinocchio Turns Away, 2007, charcoal, oil aluminum paint, acrylic and pastel on paper, 60 x 36

Helen Day Art Center

Opening September 11: Fractured: Works on Paper. This group exhibition looks at fractured space through the lens of narrative, structure and optics. Artists include Olafur Eliasson, Kiki Smith, Leonardo Drew, Jane South, Dawn Clements, Beka Goedde, Peter Fried, Kazue Taguchi, Etty Yaniv among others. Through October 14: Exposed, the 24th annual outdoor sculpture exhibition throughout Stowe, Vermont. Sculpture from 13 sculptors and poetry on storefront windows by former Vermont Poet Laureate, Ruth Stone.

90 Pond St., Stowe, VT

(802) 253-8358

helenday.com

W–Su 12–5

Leonardo Drew, Number 134D, 2012, wood, paint chips, acrylic and graphite on paper in Plexiglas box, 37¾ x 37¾ x 137/8         At Helen Day Art Center.

Leonardo Drew, Number 134D, 2012, wood, paint chips, acrylic and graphite on paper in Plexiglas box, 37¾ x 37¾ x 137/8 At Helen Day Art Center.

Miller’s Thumb Gallery

June 27–August 30: A retrospective of the work of famed weaver Virginia West. Eight of her groundbreaking sculptural weavings (from 1970–2000) will be on display. West taught and lectured throughout the world and authored several books on hand-weaving techniques. Reception: Saturday, June 27, 5–7 p.m. Ongoing: A stunning collection of fine art, fashion, jewelry and contemporary craft. Set in a historic grist mill near Caspian Lake, Miller’s Thumb Gallery features works by more than 100 Vermont artists.

14 Breezy Ave, Greensboro, VT

(802) 533-2045

vanessa@millersthumbgallery.com

millersthumbgallery.com

M–Su 10–6

Virginia West at her loom. At Miller’s Thumb Gallery.

Virginia West at her loom. At Miller’s Thumb Gallery.

Mitchell • Giddings Fine Arts

Through September 27: Group Exhibit. Malcolm Wright, ceramic and bronze sculpture; Shaun Wright, photography; Petria Mitchell oil landscapes. Opening October 1: Photographer Christine Triebert’s portrait series, Though a Glass Dimly.
Mitchell • Giddings Fine Arts is located in Brattleboro, Vermont, in the heart of the Connecticut River Valley. MGFA specializes in contemporary fine arts and craft in a variety of media by regionally and nationally recognized artists.

183 Main St, Brattleboro, VT

(802) 251-8290

info@mitchellgiddingsfinearts.com

mitchellgiddingsfinearts.com

W–Su 11–5

Malcolm Wright, Two Figures, 26 x 12½ x 7". Bronze cast by Jay Lindsay. Photo: John Polak. At Mitchell Giddings Gallery.

Malcolm Wright, Two Figures, 26 x 12½ x 7". Bronze cast by Jay Lindsay. Photo: John Polak. At Mitchell Giddings Gallery.

Southern Vermont Arts Center

SVAC will be hosting two exciting exhibitions this summer. Through August 2: Summer Solos. Opening August 8: Annual Summer Members featuring two special solo exhibitions by George Van Hook and Christopher Pierce. Opening reception: Saturday, August 8, 2–4 pm.

930 Southern Vermont Arts Center Dr, Manchester, VT

(802) 362-1405

contact@svac.org

Tu–Sa 10–5, Su 12–5

Robert Lafond, Sloan Road Spring. At Southern Vermont Arts Center.

Robert Lafond, Sloan Road Spring. At Southern Vermont Arts Center.

Vermont Metro Gallery

Opening September 15: Jim Westphalen: Vanish. Of Land and Local continues in the Vermont Metro Gallery with a series of photographs—an ongoing narrative that speaks to the decay of the built landscape in rural America.

135 Church St , Burlington, VT

(802) 865-7166

kmacon@burlingtoncityarts.org

vtmetrogallery.org

Tu–Th 11–5, F–Sa 11–8, Su 11–5

Jim Westphalen. At Vermont Metro Gallery.

Jim Westphalen. At Vermont Metro Gallery.

West Branch Gallery & Sculpture Park

Through September 30: Clark Derbes: Family, reality-altering geometric “sculptures of paintings of sculptures.” Through October 5: Val Rossman: Hues and Gestures, vibrant abstractions in pastel on paper and acrylic on aluminum. Through October 31: Stephanie Bush: 20 Years, An Artist’s Evolution, an exploration in oils of cultural diversity, color and artistic traditions. Sculpture Park: Exhibiting works by David Stromeyer, Kim Radochia, Chris Miller, Bruce White and Chris Curtis.

17 Towne Farm Lane, Stowe, VT

(802) 253-8943

art@westbranchgallery.com

westbranchgallery.com

Stephanie Bush, Metro #2, oil on canvas, 28 x 42”. At West Branch Gallery.

Stephanie Bush, Metro #2, oil on canvas, 28 x 42”. At West Branch Gallery.



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