BARRE – Vera Van Stone Fogg: A Lifetime Retrospective. A lifetime retrospective exhibit for Vera Van Stone Fogg will take place in the main floor gallery at Studio Place Arts (SPA) from Jan. 5-10, 2015. Vera, who turns 102 years old in March, has been a painter since she was 5 years old. Her exhibit will include watercolor paintings, pastels, pencil drawings and wood cuts.
Studio Place Arts announces Three New Shows at SPA. Jan. 20 – Feb. 21, 2015. In the Main Floor Gallery: Amore – More than 20 local artists explore love and passion through their paintings, sculptures, prints, and assemblages. In the Second Floor Gallery: How Am I Feeling Today? by Cecelia Kane, portraits on vintage hankies. In the Third Floor Gallery: Autumn Pond Abstract by Ann Young, paintings. Opening Reception: Sat., January 24, 3:30-5:30 p.m. Special Event: AMORE! Thurs., Feb. 12, 7-8:30 p.m. Love & art benefit SPA programs. Enjoy chocolate, art and some the greatest love songs of all times presented by DJ Fred Wilber of Buch Spieler Music. Tickets: $15 advance/$25 day of. SPA Gallery Hours: Tues – Fri (11-5) Sat (12-4).
MARSHFIELD – Art Opening: W. Ward’s “Tiny Mighty” at Jaquith Public Library. Ink, watercolor, mixed media with a focus on folklore with futurism. The art show will be at the library from Jan. 26 to March 21.
MONTPELIER- Green Mountain Graveyards. Vermont cemetery artwork and the search for meaning in death. Featuring artists Dan Barlow and Scott Baer. Vermont History Museum, through 4/30/15.
— Sculpture Exhibit. Featuring contemporary sculpture created by Vermont artists. Vermont Arts Council Sculpture Garden, ongoing.
— THE EYES HAVE IT: Portraits and Figures by August Burns, opening at the Vermont Supreme Court on January 12th, is an expressive collection of paintings and drawings of men and women by one of the area’s most accomplished portraitists. The show will continue in the gallery space until March 31st, Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. An artist’s reception on Thursday, January 15th from 5 to 7 p.m. will feature August Burns, food, drink and music by cellist Bob Blais.