Barre– Notable Sculptors of Barre Gray Granite August 17 to October 31, 2021 (Tuesday through Saturday 10am to 4pm). At the Vermont Granite Museum. The Vermont Granite Museum is excited to be hosting a photography exhibit entitled “Notable sculptors of Barre Gray Granite” by Nan Carle Beauregard of Morrisville, Vermont. The exhibit focuses on six Vermont sculptors. For information: Scott A. McLaughlin, Executive Director 802-476-4605, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Art Rocks! August 17 to October 31, 2021 (Tuesday through Saturday 10am to 4pm). At the Vermont Granite Museum. The Vermont Granite Museum is excited to be hosting a paintings and photography exhibit entitled “Art Rocks” by 15 members of The Paletteers of Vermont. For information: Scott A. McLaughlin, Executive Director 802-476-4605, email@example.com.
Studio Place Arts Presents Four Art Installations. Rock Solid XXI, Moves by Austin Furtak-Cole, Crafted Narratives by Rob Millard-Mendez and In the Current by Gail Skudera. 201 N Main St. For more info, visit: www.studioplacearts.com. Sept. 15 – Oct. 30 with an art social Sept. 23 5-6:30PM.
Calais– 20/20 Hindsight September 10 – October 10, visitors can safely view works on the grounds of the Kents’ Corner State Historic Site at 7 Old West Church Road. We invite you to enjoy original sculpture, installations, assemblages and the written word by a group of contemporary Vermont artists who explore historic trades and technology in new and surprising ways. Check kentscorner.org for updated information or contact firstname.lastname@example.org. Opening celebration Sept. 11, 3-5PM.
Greensboro– Still Life – Life, Still – Through October 15 at the Gallery at the Highland Center for the Arts. Wednesday – Sunday, noon to 4pm. Look closely at how five artists look closely. During Covid, photographer Mary Ellen Bartley, and painters Kate Emlen, Tucker Nichols, Jon Redmond and Margaret Sparrow, slow down, take notice, and skillfully, beautifully, capture the moment. For information: highlandartsvt.org.
Hardwick– 1111 Copper Nails: Bread & Puppet Calendar Prints – A 36-Year Retrospective Dual Location Exhibition in Hardwick, Vermont. When: April – summer 2021. Where: exhibition in 2 fully accessible & covid-safe mask-required locations (also by appointment). (1) The Hardwick Inn, 4 S Main Street, exhibit on all 3 Floors, 8-6, Mon-Sat. (2) Front Seat Coffee, 101 S Main Street, B&P Calendars & Art for Sale, 8-2, Mon-Fri.
Manchester– What Remains | Scattered Memories German-born, Shushan NY-based artist Katrin Waite is the next artist to be featured in a solo show at Ellenbogen Gallery. Presenting paintings created over six years, from 2014 to present, will open to the public on Saturday, July 25th at 11:00 AM. On Friday, July 24th at 4:00 PM, “Eg. Live: Virtual Vernissage” on Facebook will feature host Elizabeth Spadea in discussion with the artist and doscent-tour of the exhibition. Info: email at email@example.com or by calling (802) 768-8498.
Middlebury– Pride 1983 The Vermont Folklife Center and the Pride Center of Vermont announce the opening of our new exhibit, Pride 1983, at the Vermont Folklife Center’s Vision & Voice Gallery, 88 Main Street, Middlebury, VT. The exhibit will run from September 8, 2021 through March 25, 2022. Gallery hours are Wednesday-Friday from 11am-4pm. Through interviews with organizers, photographs and scanned images of historic documents Pride 1983 explores the origins and lasting legacies of Vermont’s first Pride March on June 25, 1983 in Burlington.
MONTPELIER– Fragmented Glances; A Retrospective by Delia Robinson One body of work has never been exhibited in Delia Robinson’s long art career A painter, clay whistle maker and Crankie Theater performer of old ballads, Robinson has painted occasional “Retrospective Paintings” over thirty years, creating a sort of visual summary of where one stands at a given time in life. Eight of these works will be on display through September. City Hall is open weekdays from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm.
Cheryl Betz: On the Periphery Through the month of September, Front member Cheryl Betz will exhibit mixed-media paintings from five different series begun during the pandemic. Betz’s work reflects her interest in the shifting, impermanent nature of form, perception, and thought, and in all that lies on the periphery of our understanding. The opening reception will be Friday, September 3rd, 4-7pm. The gallery is open every Friday 4-7 and Saturday and Sunday 11-5. The Front firstname.lastname@example.org, 802.552.0877, 6 Barre Street. Runs through September 26.
The Front presents Daryl Burtnett: Respite a solo show of recent work by the Front member artist. Burtnett’s mixed media works on paper and canvas draw inspiration from the marks, textures and imprints time leaves on things and on us. Respite brings together work from the past several months, sharing works that have brought solace in these fraught times. Daryl Burtnett: Respite runs March 5th through November 29th 2021. The Front is open Saturdays and Sundays 11-2, and Daryl welcomes showings by appointment. Join us for Daryl’s artist talk via zoom on March 18th at 7:00pm; email email@example.com to rsvp.
Northfield– Liquid Mind: Abstractions by Jennifer Bryan, an exhibition featuring a colorful selection of abstract paintings by Norwich alumna Jennifer Bryan ’05, with an opening reception from 5 to 7 p.m. on Friday, June 4.
The Colors of September presented by ART, etc., featuring neon abstract paintings of Rachi Farrow and wearable art creations by Judie Desrochers. This exhibit is timely, highlighting climate crisis issues, global warming and clothing to welcome the cooler months. The Colors of September will be on view for the month of September.
Stowe– Meleko Mokgosi: Scripto-Visual June 17 – November 13, 2021. Meleko Mokgosi’s large-scale, figurative, and often text-based works engage history painting and cinematic tropes to uncover notions of colonialism, democracy, and liberation across African history. Join us for the opening with an artist talk and Q&A at 5pm on Thursday, June 17. Open to the public; masks are required.
Landscapes & Inscapes: the work of Adolf & Virginia Dehn Adolf Dehn Adolf & Virgina Dehn were a vital part of the vibrant arts community in post-war New York. Adolf’s figurative landscapes in watercolor from the 30s, 40s, and 50s evoke times gone by. Opening reception, June 25th, 5-7. June 19 through October 10, hours by appointment-only anytime, text 802-777-2713.
Exposed 2021 will highlight artists who focus on current political and social constructs/issues/systems through the relationship of language, sculpture, and installation; language as culturally specific, ideological, controversial, challenging, identifying, uniting, and separating. The works question or identify the disparate ways of communication. July 10 – October 23, 2021. At the Current, 90 Pond Street.
Waitsfield– The Bill Brauer Retrospective celebrates the career of this nationally recognized Vermont artist with an exhibition of drawing, paintings and etchings not publicly shown before. A native New Yorker, Bill Brauer has lived and worked in Vermont for the past 40 years. Brauer received an individual grant from The Vermont Arts Council in 1976 and it was shortly thereafter that he switched his focus from printmaking to painting. Brauer’s painting has gone through many changes over the years. Always figurative, always evocative and frequently sensual, he strove to be a Renaissance painter while employing contemporary design and color concepts. At the Festival Gallery, 5031 Main St. August 13 to October 11, 2021.
31st annual Green Mountain Photo Show presented by Mad River Valley Arts. Exhibition of outstanding photographs by amateur and professional photographers. Showcasing traditional to abstract, black and white to color photographs, the show fills the Red Barn Galleries at Lareau Farm. The show also illustrates the various approaches to the photographic image made possible by recent technical advances in creating the photo image and in the printing processes. Large scale, wall-size images are also on display. The Green Mountain Photo Show has images to please even the most discriminating viewer. Hours for viewing are Thursday and Friday from 4:00 to 9:00 pm and Saturday and Sunday from noon to 9:00 pm. The show is a free event with children welcome. Sept 11 to Oct 12, 2021.