BARRE – Studio Place Arts. Main floor gallery: Rock Solid for Fifteen Years. This outstanding annual exhibit since 2000 showcases stone sculptures and assemblages by area artists. In addition, take the Art Stroll around downtown, historic Barre and view a variety of sculptures created from granite. Second floor gallery: Tarpentry – A visual narrative of landscape and culture by Linda Bryan. Third floor gallery: Pattern & Signal – Paintings and ceramic sculptures by Alex Constantino. Exhibit Dates: September 15 – October. 30, 2015. Reception: Thurs., Sept. 17, 5:30-7:30 p.m. SPA Gallery Hours: Tues-Fri: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sat: Noon-4 p.m. 201 N Main St. (802) 479-7069, www.studioplacearts.com
Building Blocks at the Morse Block Deli. A group of 14 vibrant, blocky abstract artworks by Montpelier artist Mark Lorah is on view at the Morse Block Deli on Main Street in historic downtown Barre. This new exhibit, called “Building Blocks,” will be on view from August 28 – November 30, 2015. Lorah is a studio artist at Studio Place Arts. Morse Block Deli Hours: Mon-Fri: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sat: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
BERLIN – Precious Guru: An Artistic Search for the Second Buddha. UVM Health Network – Central Vermont Medical Center Gallery. August 31 – October 30, 2015
MONTPELIER – Sculpture Exhibit. Featuring contemporary sculpture created by Vermont artists. Vermont Arts Council Sculpture Garden, ongoing.
– Works of Robert Waldo Brunelle Jr. and Edward Kadunc at T.W. Wood Gallery, 46 Barre St. Sept. 22-Nov. 13 with reception on Friday, Sept. 25 from 5-7:30 p.m.
RANDOLPH – Gifford Medical Center Gallery. Art by Williamstown, VT artist Jan Rogers will be on display in the Gifford Gallery through October 28, 2015. Gifford Medical Center, 44 S. Main St., (802) 728-7000. This exhibit is free and open to the public.
SOUTH ROYALTON – “Gleaned Near South Royalton,” an exhibit of ceramics by Monique van de Ven, is displayed Sept. 29-Dec. 5 at the Royalton Memorial Library, 23 Alexander Place, in South Royalton, Vt. A reception for the artist is Oct. 23, from 5-7 p.m., at the library. The exhibit and reception are free and open to the public. “Gleaned Near South Royalton” can be viewed Tuesday-Friday, from noon-6 p.m., and Saturday, from 10 a.m.-1 p.m.