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AR Market: Meryl Lebowitz, until November 30, âA Way from Realityâ, abstract paintings, âARTE at ARâ, 159 N. Main St., Barre, 802-479-7069, www.studioplacearts.com Hours: 11 am to 7 pm Wednesday to Saturday.
Morse Block Deli: Robert W. Brunelle Jr., until January 14, “Time to Go”, acrylic paintings chronicling Brunelle’s travels and adventures to school and home during her childhood, Morse Block , 260 N. Main St., Barre, 802-479-7069, www.studioplacearts.com
Studio Place Arts: âCelebrate! 10 Nov-Dec 29, annual celebration of local arts featuring a wide variety of arts and crafts created by more than 60 artist members of SPA, SPA, 201 N. Main St., Barre; 802-479-7069, www.studioplacearts.com Hours: 11:30 am to 5:00 pm Wednesday to Thursday; From 11:30 am to 6 pm from Friday to Saturday and by appointment. Social art, 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, November 13 (masks required).
Bennington Museum: âBoundlessâ, until December 31, new paintings and mixed media by Dusty Boynton; “Robert Frost: At Present in Vermont”, through November 7, Frost’s life and work as a poet and farmer in Bennington County 1920-1938; âLove, Marriage and Divorce,â through December 31, from the ups and downs of love and heartbreak, from Victorian wedding dresses to outrageous stories of sexual harassment, 75 Main St., Bennington, 802-447-1571 , www.benningtonmuseum.org
Brandon Artists Guild: âFrom Hands to Heartsâ, Nov. 12-Jan. 30, new festive collection featuring affordable crafts from member artists, 7 Center St., Brandon, 802-247-4956, www.brandonartistsguild.org Hours: 10 am to 5 pm Tuesday to Saturday; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday. Opening, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, November 12.
Compass Music and Arts Center: Laura King, until November 24, âFenceposts Mark a Path,â over 100 works representing a journey of discovery and reflection during the winter 2021 pandemic by artist and educator, 333 Jones Drive, Brandon, 802-247-4295, www.cmacvt.org Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday to Friday.
Brattleboro Museum & Art Center: âNatalie Frank: Painting with Paperâ, until February 13, portraits of imaginary female figures, each accompanied by an animal; âWilliam Ransom: Keep Up / Hold Upâ, through March 5, the sculptural installation reflects the artist’s experiences as a black man in America; “B. Lynch: Pull Back the Curtain,” until February 13, a multimedia installation examines the corrosive effect of income disparity on society; “Michael Abrams: Arcadia Rediscovered,” until March 5, an installation of Immersive Painting revisits 19th-century Arcadian landscape painting; “Evolving Traditions”, through February 13, pieces from the Guild of Vermont Furniture Makers; “Inspired by the Past”, through March 5, featuring members of the Vermont Glass Guild, Union Station, Main Street (Route 5) and routes 119 and 142, Brattleboro, 802-257-0124, www.brattleboromuseum.org
Mitchell-Giddings: Chuck Olson, November 6-Dec. 12, âObject and Memoryâ, paintings and collages, 183 Main St., Brattleboro, 802-251-8290, www.mitchellgiddingsfinearts.com Opening of the artists’ reception, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Saturday, November 6; artist conference, 5 p.m. Sunday, November 7.
BCA Center: âUnboundâ, until February 5, work by Rachel Gross, Rob Hitzig and Kirsten Reynolds, New England artists who explore contemporary approaches to abstraction; Bradley Borthwick, until February 5, “Objects of Empire”, a sculptural installation resulting from his research into the Dorset Vermont marble quarry and the ancient Roman warehouses, Burlington City Arts, 135 Church St., Burlington, 802-865- 7551, www.burlingtoncityarts.com
UVM Fleming Museum: âThe Fleming Reimaginedâ, until December 10, exhibitions and programs in four galleries – Storytelling Salon: âVoices Creating Changeâ; Learning Studio: “Creating Conversations with Art”, “Absence: Seeing and Unseeing the Fleming Collection” and “Abstracts: Opening Space for Imagination”, 61 Colchester Ave., Burlington, 802-656-0750, www.flemingmuseum.org Free entry.
The Hyde Collection: “Georgia O’Keefe: Pattern of Leaves”, until May, 161 Warren St., Glens Falls, NY, 518-792-1761, hydecollection.org
Museum of Daily Life: “Life in Lists and Notes, until May 22 (2022), celebrating the poetic, mnemonic, narrative and enumerative qualities of Lists and Notes, and explore their myriad of creations, professional, bureaucratic, institutional, domestic and personal uses through the ages, 3482 Dry Pond Road (Route 16), Glover, www.museumofeverydaylife.org
Highland Center: “Local Color”, until December 31, presented by Caspian Arts, Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick St., Greensboro, 802-533-3000, highlandartsvt.org
Hood Museum of Art: âYellow Quick-to-See Smith: Trade Canoe: Forty Days and Forty Nights,â through December 12; âForm and Relation: Contemporary Native Ceramicsâ, until January 2; âA Legacy for Learning: The Jane and Raphael Bernstein Collectionâ, until February 6; “Thornton Dial: The Tiger Cat”, until February 27, Dartmouth College, 4 E. Wheelock St., Hanover, NH, 603-646-1110, hoodmuseum.dartmouth.edu
Bryan Memorial Gallery: âEarth and Light and Water and Air 2021,â until November 7, traditional New England landscape paintings by over 70 member artists; âLet Us Introduce You,â until November 7, is the work of established artists Jane Ashley, Amy Hook-Therrien, Lisa Miceli, Jen Violette and Liane Whittum, 180 Main St., Jeffersonville, 802-644-5100, www.bryangallery.org
AVA Gallery: â8xONE: What You Get is What You Seeâ, through November 12, painters Kate Cone, Charles DePuy, David Fisk, Jim Jordan, Rachel Jordan, Anne Cogbill Rose, Jonathan Rose and Joseph Saginor; “Calling from the Moonlight”, until November 12, group show, 1 Bank St., Lebanon, NH, 603-448-3117, www.avagallery.org
NVU-Lyndon: âCollaborative Textures: A Word-Image Engagementâ, until November 18, collaborative work on mixed media by Sara and Michael Chaney, Northern Vermont University-Lyndon, Quimby Gallery, Lyndonville, nordvermont.edu
Satellite Gallery: “Piecing Together Art”, November, a wide range of works of art made from all kinds and sizes of fragments, Satellite Gallery & Community Space, 71 Depot St., Lyndonville, thesatellitegalleryvt.weebly.com
Southern Vermont Arts Center: Fall / Winter Membership Exhibit, until November 28, works by over 200 artists; âOur Tangled Choices: Art and the Environmentâ, until November 14, work by Pat Musick and Michelle Lougee, 930 SVAC Drive, Manchester, 802-362-1405, www.svac.org
Henry Sheldon Museum: âSightlines: Picturing the Battell Wildernessâ, until December 31, oil and gouache paintings on linen by Jill Madden and photographs by Caleb Kenna; “Henry at 22: Collector. Museum Founder & More”, until December 31, artefacts, 1 Park St., Middlebury, 802 388-2117, www.henrysheldonmuseum.org
Galerie Susan Calza: Photographer Gerard Rinaldi, until November 13, âBecoming Nothing: 1980-2015â, a retrospective, 138 Main St., Montpellier, 802-224-6827, www.susancalza.com Hours: from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday and Sunday and by appointment.
The Front Gallery: PJ Desrochers, until November 28, âTo See & Be Seenâ, non-binary tarot show, 6 Barre St., Montpellier, 802-552-0877, www.thefrontvt.com Hours (limited occupancy): 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, or by appointment. Artist talk on Zoom, 7 p.m. Thursday, November 18.
North Branch CafÃ©: August Burns, until December, “The Human Connection”, recent paintings, 41 State St., Montpellier, 802-229-5676, thenorth-branch.com
TW Wood Gallery: âThe Art of Thomas Waterman Woodâ, in progress; âWorks Progress Administration Artworkâ, in progress, 46 rue Barre, Montpellier, 802-262-6035, www.twwoodgallery.org Hours: from noon to 4 p.m. from Thursday to Saturday or by appointment.
University of Norwich: Jennifer Bryan, until December 10, “Liquid Mind: Abstractions”, work intended to convey current states of mind, visually encapsulating the ebb and flow of manic depression, Sullivan Museum and History Center, Northfield, 802-485-2183, norwich.edu/museum
Stone Valley Arts: Member Artists Show, through December 5, featuring 17 leading regional artists working in painting, drawing and mixed media, Stone Valley Arts in Fox Hill, 145 E. Main St., Poultney , 802-287-8197, stonevalleyarts.org
Black Meadow Gallery: âMonstersâ until November 18; artists have helped explore what exactly this word means to them, including infuriating monochrome collages, spindly illustrations, bright abstract paintings, sculptures and more, 18 Merchants Row, Randolph, www.blackmeadowvt.com
Chandler Gallery: “Changing Seasons: Innovations after 70”, through November 6, featuring artists who have worked for seven decades or more, 73 Main St., Randolph, 802-728-9878, www.chandler-arts.org Hours: from noon to 4 pm on Saturday, and when the âOpenâ flag is hoisted.
Chaffee Art Center: Annual members’ exhibit, November 12 to January 12. 7; Holiday Shoppe Contest with Gingerbread, Nov 12 – Jan 7, 16 S. Main St. in Rutland, 802-775-0356, www.chaffeeartcenter.org Hours: noon to 4 p.m. Wednesday to Friday; 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday; and by appointment. Opening, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, November 12.
Catamount Arts: âOpen to Landscapeâ, until November 15, work by Elizabeth Nelson, Anni Lorenzini, Keith Chamberlin and Terry Ekasala, 39 Eastern Ave., St. Johnsbury, 802-748-2600, www.catamountarts.org
Northeast Kingdom Artisans Guild: “Isolating Together in Wood and Wool”, until November 13, the arts of Melinda and Ford Evans, Back Room Gallery, 430 Railroad St., St. Johnsbury, 802-748-0158, www.nekartisansguild.com
Lemon Fair Sculpture Park: âFind Your Own Spaceâ, until November, site-specific installation by artist Susan Teare of Essex Junction, plus other new sculptures, 4547 Route 74, Shoreham, 802-383-8161 , www.lemonfairsculpturepark.com
Tunbridge Public Library: Joan Hoffmann, until November 21, âLibraries and Barns: Vermont in the Open Airâ, acrylic paintings and watercolors by the artist from South Royalton, 289 Route 110, Tunbridge, 802-889-9404.
Axel’s Frame Shop & Gallery: Philip Herbison, until November 6, âCompositions in Woodâ, 5 Stowe St. Waterbury, 802-244-7801, www.facebook.com/AxelsFrameShopGallery/ Hours: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday to Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday.
Waterbury Congregational Church: âAwakeningsâ, until November 29, photographs by six artists from Vermont, 8 N. Main St., Waterbury, 802-244-6604, www.waterburyucc.com Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Tuesday to Friday. Opening, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, November 14.