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AR Market: Meryl Lebowitz, until November 30, “A Way from Reality”, abstract paintings, “ARTE at AR”, 159 N. Main St., Barre, 802-479-7069, 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,

Studio Place Arts: “Celebrate! 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, 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: “Boundless”, 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; “Love, Marriage and Divorce,” 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 ,

Brandon Artists Guild: “From Hands to Hearts”, Nov. 12-Jan. 30, new festive collection featuring affordable crafts from member artists, 7 Center St., Brandon, 802-247-4956, 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, “Fenceposts Mark a Path,” 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, Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday to Friday.

Brattleboro Museum & Art Center: “Natalie Frank: Painting with Paper”, until February 13, portraits of imaginary female figures, each accompanied by an animal; “William Ransom: Keep Up / Hold Up”, 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,

Mitchell-Giddings: Chuck Olson, November 6-Dec. 12, “Object and Memory”, paintings and collages, 183 Main St., Brattleboro, 802-251-8290, 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: “Unbound”, 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,

UVM Fleming Museum: “The Fleming Reimagined”, until December 10, exhibitions and programs in four galleries – Storytelling Salon: “Voices Creating Change”; 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, Free entry.

The Hyde Collection: “Georgia O’Keefe: Pattern of Leaves”, until May, 161 Warren St., Glens Falls, NY, 518-792-1761,

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,

Highland Center: “Local Color”, until December 31, presented by Caspian Arts, Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick St., Greensboro, 802-533-3000,

Hood Museum of Art: “Yellow Quick-to-See Smith: Trade Canoe: Forty Days and Forty Nights,” through December 12; “Form and Relation: Contemporary Native Ceramics”, until January 2; “A Legacy for Learning: The Jane and Raphael Bernstein Collection”, until February 6; “Thornton Dial: The Tiger Cat”, until February 27, Dartmouth College, 4 E. Wheelock St., Hanover, NH, 603-646-1110,

Bryan Memorial Gallery: “Earth and Light and Water and Air 2021,” until November 7, traditional New England landscape paintings by over 70 member artists; “Let Us Introduce You,” 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,

AVA Gallery: “8xONE: What You Get is What You See”, 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,

NVU-Lyndon: “Collaborative Textures: A Word-Image Engagement”, until November 18, collaborative work on mixed media by Sara and Michael Chaney, Northern Vermont University-Lyndon, Quimby Gallery, Lyndonville,

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,

Southern Vermont Arts Center: Fall / Winter Membership Exhibit, until November 28, works by over 200 artists; “Our Tangled Choices: Art and the Environment”, until November 14, work by Pat Musick and Michelle Lougee, 930 SVAC Drive, Manchester, 802-362-1405,

Henry Sheldon Museum: “Sightlines: Picturing the Battell Wilderness”, 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,

Galerie Susan Calza: Photographer Gerard Rinaldi, until November 13, “Becoming Nothing: 1980-2015”, a retrospective, 138 Main St., Montpellier, 802-224-6827, Hours: from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday and Sunday and by appointment.

The Front Gallery: PJ Desrochers, until November 28, “To See & Be Seen”, non-binary tarot show, 6 Barre St., Montpellier, 802-552-0877, 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 Café: August Burns, until December, “The Human Connection”, recent paintings, 41 State St., Montpellier, 802-229-5676,

TW Wood Gallery: “The Art of Thomas Waterman Wood”, in progress; “Works Progress Administration Artwork”, in progress, 46 rue Barre, Montpellier, 802-262-6035, 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,

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,

Black Meadow Gallery: “Monsters” 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,

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, Hours: from noon to 4 pm on Saturday, and when the “Open” 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, 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: “Open to Landscape”, until November 15, work by Elizabeth Nelson, Anni Lorenzini, Keith Chamberlin and Terry Ekasala, 39 Eastern Ave., St. Johnsbury, 802-748-2600,

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,

Lemon Fair Sculpture Park: “Find Your Own Space”, until November, site-specific installation by artist Susan Teare of Essex Junction, plus other new sculptures, 4547 Route 74, Shoreham, 802-383-8161 ,

Tunbridge Public Library: Joan Hoffmann, until November 21, “Libraries and Barns: Vermont in the Open Air”, 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, “Compositions in Wood”, 5 Stowe St. Waterbury, 802-244-7801, Hours: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday to Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday.

Waterbury Congregational Church: “Awakenings”, until November 29, photographs by six artists from Vermont, 8 N. Main St., Waterbury, 802-244-6604, Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Tuesday to Friday. Opening, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, November 14.

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