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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-Saturday.

Espresso Bueno: Judy Greenwald, until December 29, vivid pastels and engravings at sale price, 248 N. Main St., Barre, 802-479-0896, Hours: 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Monday to Friday; From 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. from Saturday to Sunday.

Morse Block Deli: Robert W. Brunelle Jr., until January 14, “Time to Go”, acrylic paintings chronicling Brunelle’s travels and adventures on foot to school and home during her childhood, Morse Block, 260 N. Main St., Barre, 802-479-7069,

Studio Place Arts: “Celebrate! through December 29, annual celebration of local arts featuring a wide variety of arts and crafts created by over 60 artists who are members of SPA, SPA, 201 N. Main St., Barre; 802-479-7069, Hours: 11:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday to Thursday; From 11:30 am to 6 pm from Friday to Saturday and by appointment. The SPA is closed on November 25, December 2 and 25.

Canal Street Gallery: “Art for everyone” until January 15, “Seasonal Group Show”, 23 Canal St., Bellows Falls, 802-289-0104, Hours: 11 am to 5 pm Wednesday Saturday.

Bennington Museum: “Boundless”, until December 31, new paintings and mixed media by Dusty Boynton; “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,” until January 30, new festive collection featuring affordable crafts from member artists, 7 Center St., Brandon, 802-247-4956, Hours: 10 Tuesday to Saturday at 5 p.m. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday.

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, until December 12, “Object and Memory,” paintings and collages, 183 Main St., Brattleboro, 802-251-8290,

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 Vermont Dorset marble quarry and 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, Admission is free.

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

Museum of Daily Life: “Life in Lists and Notes, through May 22, celebrating the poetic, mnemonic, narrative and enumerative qualities of Lists and Notes, and exploring their myriads of creative, professional, bureaucratic uses.” , institutional, domestic and personal throughout 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 relationship: contemporary indigenous 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: “Gems & Giants 2021”, until December 19, annual exhibition of large and small paintings by gallery members, 180 Main St., Jeffersonville, 802-644-5100,

AVA Gallery: “A Wintry Mix” until December 30, AVA Holiday Exhibition and Sale, 1 Bank Street, Lebanon, NH, 603-448-3117, Artist Demonstrations, 13 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday December 18.

Satellite Gallery: “Piecing Together Art”, November, a wide range of works of art made from fragments of all kinds and sizes, Satellite Gallery & Community Space, 71 Depot St., Lyndonville, thesatellitegalleryvt.weebly. com

Southern Vermont Arts Center: “Hiroshige and the Changing Japanese Landscape,” until February 27, Japanese woodcuts by Utagawa Hiroshige (1797-1858) illustrating how the political climate of 19th century Japan influenced his art, Elizabeth de C. Wilson Museum; Fall / Winter Membership Exhibition, until November 28, works by over 200 artists, Yester House, 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,

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.

North Branch Café: August Burns, until December, “The Human Connection”, recent paintings, 41 State St., Montpellier, 802-229-5676,

North Branch Nature Center: Susan Bull Riley, until December 31, inspiring watercolors and oil paintings, Galerie, 713 Main St., Montpellier, 802-229-6206,

TW Wood Gallery: “The Art of Stories: A Vermont Picture Book Exhibition”, through December 22; “The Art of Thomas Waterman Wood”, in progress; “Works Progress Administration Artwork”, in progress, 46, rue Barre, Montpellier, 802-262-6035, Hours: noon to 4 pm, 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, stonevalleyarts .org

NXT Gallery: Susan Brearey, December 3-31, Paintings by Putney School Art Teacher, Next Stage Arts, 15 Kimball Hill, 802-387-0102, Opening Reception, 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. h Friday, December 3.

Chandler Gallery: Artisan Holiday Market, until December 24, go online for special holiday hours, 73 Main St., Randolph, 802-728-9878,

Chaffee Art Center: annual members’ exhibition, until January 7; Holiday Shoppe with Gingerbread Contest, until January 7, 16 S. Main St. in Rutland, 802-775-0356, Hours: noon to 4 pm, Wednesday to Friday; 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday; and by appointment.

Northeast Kingdom Artisans Guild: Annual Holiday Show, until January 8, members showcase a range of special handmade items, Back Room Gallery, 430 Railroad St., St. Johnsbury, 802-748-0158, www.

Shelburne Museum: “Winter Lights” through January 1, Outdoor Museum Lighting Extravaganza, 6000 Shelburne Road (Route 7), Shelburne, 802-985-3346, Hours: 5 to 8 pm h (check website for exact dates). Admission is $ 15, $ 10 for ages 3-17.

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 ,

The Vault: “Let There Be Light,” through December 29, the Open Wall Jury Show features artwork in various media from local artists, Vermont State Craft Center, 68 Main St., Springfield, 802 -885-7111, www.galleryvault. organization

The Current: 2021 Members’ Art Show & Sale, December 3-31, (formerly Helen Day Art Center) 90 Pond Street, Stowe, 802-253-8358, Opening reception, 5 to 7 p.m. on Friday, December 3.

Waterbury Congregational Church: “f / 7 Awakenings”, until November 29, photographs by six artists from Vermont, 8 N. Main St., Waterbury, 802-244-6604, Hours: 8:30 am at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday to Friday.


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