BARRE – And Somewhere Else There’s a Beach. This show by local artist Pria Cambio includes work over her lifetime that shares her connection to the seacoast. Eleven paintings on exhibit from Dec. 1, 2016 – April 8, 2017, at the Morse Block Deli, 260 N. Main St. 100% sales benefit Studio Place Arts programs.
BERLIN – Shedding Light on the Working Forest. Gallery at the Central Vermont Medical Center. This exhibition celebrates the landscape of the working forest and the voices of those who have honed skills into a livelihood there. Shedding Light draws on the artistic friendship of painter Kathleen Kolb and poet Verandah Porche and their commitment to subjects that have been largely overlooked by the arts.
CHELSEA – “Naturescapes” Ń Photographs by Susan Morse, currently on exhibit at the Chelsea Public Library through the end of February.
MONTPELIER – Sculpture Exhibit. Featuring contemporary sculpture created by Vermont artists. Vermont Arts Council Sculpture Garden, ongoing.
– The Vermont Supreme Court Gallery presents works by Lark Upson. 111 State St. Through March 31, 2017.
– The Vermont Governor’s Gallery presents works by Steve Schaub. The exhibit will be up until March 31, 2017.
– Heart of Vermont Quilt Guild Exhibit. T.W. Wood Gallery, 46 Barre St. January 17 through March 3, 2017. Gallery hours are Tuesday-Saturday, noon to 4 p.m. and by appointment. The Heart of Vermont Quilt Guild exhibit includes work of twelve Guild members. Celebratory opening talk by Paula Higgins and a reception to follow on Friday, February 3 from 6-7:30 pm. Refreshments will be served and there is no admission fee.
– The Front Gallery’s 14th Art Show will present the latest works of the collective gallery’s growing membership of local, contemporary artists. The show runs from December 2, 2016-January 28, 2017. Gallery hours are Friday 5-8 p.m., Sat. 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Free and open to the public. Limited edition prints by several of the gallery’s artists will be available for sale. Located at 6 Barre St.
PLAINFIELD – In Praise of Water. Eliot Pratt Art Gallery at Goddard College. Features artwork by Goddard artists, approaching the theme of Water from multiple perspectives Đ aesthetic, ecological, social, political, spiritual, and contemplative.ĘOn display through April 9, 2017. Gallery hours are 9-4, Mon-Fri.
WAITSFIELD – John Dempcy exhibit at Walker Contemporary, 4403 Main St. December 17, 2016 – January 21, 2017. Gallery Hours: Fri & Sat , 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Adding the human hand back into the work, Dempcy reveals the even more subtle energies and interconnectedness of these basic life forms, as if trying to understand the source of the very cellular structures he was before creating, revealing the very complicated nature of life, particularly at its most basic expression.