Visual Arts

The Carving Studio and Sculpture Center in West Rutland presents a gallery exhibition of works from the “Core” series by Tsuneo Narumi through April. The elegantly balanced kinetic sculptures were each carved from a single piece of wood. Pictured is “Love Triangle,” carved wood.

Editor’s note: Please send visual art listings to jim.lowe@timesargus.com or jim.lowe@rutlandherald.com.

All galleries and museums require masks and social distancing unless otherwise indicated. Virtual exhibits are not listed, but they can be found at Vermont Arts Online.

Exhibit streaming

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Barre

AR Market: “Getting There from Here,” through May 15, artwork by James Vogler and Ann Young, “ARTE at AR,” 159 N. Main St., Barre, 802-479-7069, www.studioplacearts.com Hours: 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday.

Studio Place Arts: “Up & Away,” through May 1, group exhibit about flight; “In the Place of Absence,” through May 1, woven mixed media by Gail Skudera, Second Floor Gallery; “De-Functioning the Functional,” through May 1, Karen Cygnarowicz, Chiyomi McKibbin, Hannah Morris, Angela Paladino and Laura Young explore waste, grief, desire, narrative, and communication, Third Floor Gallery; “Menagerie,” through May 22, collection of wild animals kept in captivity for exhibition by Anne Davis, Quick Change Gallery, SPA, 201 N. Main St., Barre; 802-479-7069, www.studioplacearts.com Hours: 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday; private hours available starting at 3:30 p.m. (call to schedule).

Bellows Falls

Canal Street Gallery: Martha Nichols, through May 8, “Mountain Sea and Sky,” oils by Andover artist, 23 Canal St., Bellows Falls, 802-289-0104, canalstreetartgallery.com Hours: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday.

Bennington

Bennington Museum: “Robert Frost: At Present in Vermont,” through Nov. 7, Frost’s life and work as a poet and farmer in Bennington County 1920-1938; “Love, Marriage and Divorce,” through Dec. 31, highs and lows of love and heartache, from Victorian wedding gowns to scandalous tales of sexual harassment; Teachers’ Art Show, through June 18, teachers at area towns’ schools contribute work of their own; “Neveruses: Beyonder,” through Sept. 6, J. Stoner Blackwell repurposes existing plastic bags as artworks; “Performative Acts,” through Aug. 15, photographs by Dona Ann McAdams, 75 Main St., Bennington, 802-447-1571, www.benningtonmuseum.org

Brandon

Brandon Artists Guild: “Pet Project,” through May 2, all-member animal-themed exhibit that celebrates all creatures great and small, 7 Center St., Brandon, 802-247-4956, www.brandonartistsguild.org Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday. Free closing reception, 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, April 23.

Brattleboro

Brattleboro Museum & Art Center: “All Flowers Keep the Light,” through June 13, an exploration of flowers as a way to mark loss by Miles Chapin, Clare Elliott, Anna Schuleit Haber, Amy Jenkins, Colleen Kiely, Cathy Osman and John Willis; “Children of the Sun,” Jennifer Mack-Watkins incorporates images and narratives from Vermont storyteller, poet, and activist Daisy Turner (1883-1988); “Adria Arch: On Reflection,” a kinetic sculpture installation; “Palm Oil, Rum, Honey, Yellow Flowers” Kenny Rivero’s drawings with themes that include masculinity; “Glasstastic,” works of art by children and turned into three-dimensional sculptures by glass artists, Union Station, Main Street (Route 5) and Routes 119 and 142, Brattleboro, 802-257-0124, www.brattleboromuseum.org

Burlington

BCA Center: “Meg Lipke: In the Making, through May 15, New York artist’s colorful, shaped paintings that push the boundaries of contemporary abstraction; “Pivotal Moments: Select Works by Diane Gabriel,” through May 15, expressive imagery of one of Vermont’s most celebrated artists and educators, Diane Gabriel (1947-2017), Burlington City Arts, 135 Church St., Burlington, 802-865-7551, www.burlingtoncityarts.com Hours: noon to 5 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday. Private tours for families/households are offered at 9:30 and 10:30 a.m. and for individual adults at 11:30 a.m. Tuesdays April 20, 27 and May 4 and 11.

UVM Fleming Museum: Closed due to COVID-19, 802-656-0750 (info: 656-2090), www.flemingmuseum.org

Ferrisburgh

Rokeby Museum: Reopening to the public May 9, Ferrisburgh, 802-877-3406, rokeby.org

Glens Falls, N.Y.

The Hyde Collection: Collection closed through May 1, 518-792-1761, hydecollection.org

Greensboro

Highland Center: Closed through April 30, Greensboro, 802-533-9075, highlandartsvt.org

Hanover, N.H.

Hood Museum of Art: Closed, virtual programming available, Dartmouth College, 603-646-1110, hoodmuseum.dartmouth.edu

Jeffersonville

Bryan Memorial Gallery: “The Legacy Collection,” through May 2, work by member artists, 180 Main St., Jeffersonville, 802-644-5100, www.bryangallery.org

Lebanon, N.H.

AVA Gallery: “Tethered by Light,” April 23-June 4, group exhibition inspired by National Mental Health Awareness Month, 1 Bank St., Lebanon, N.H., 603-448-3117, www.avagallery.org

Manchester

Ellenbogen Galley: Mary Fran Lloyd, through April, “Life in the Abstract,” paintings by Rutland abstract artist, Manchester Shopping Center, 263 Depot. St., Manchester, 802-768-8498, ellenbogengallery.art

Southern Vermont Arts Center: “Art from the Schools,” through April 22, student art from Manchester and the surrounding community, 930 SVAC Drive, Manchester, 802-362-1405, www.svac.org

Middlebury

Middlebury College Museum of Art: Closed until further notice, but open virtually, 802-443-5007, museum.middlebury.edu

Henry Sheldon Museum: “Sculpture Haven,” ongoing, sculpture by Vermont artists Kat Clear, John Matuzs Martin McGowan and Warren Rinehart, Sheldon Museum Garden, 1 Park St., Middlebury, 802 388-2117, www.henrysheldonmuseum.org Hours: daylight.

Montpelier

Althea’s Attic Boutique: Anni Stafford, through April 30, watercolors aspire to describe the raw beauty of the Northeast Kingdom, 50 State St., Montpelier, 802-223-4300.

Artisans’ Hand: Randy Allen, through mid-May, abstracted scenes recalled from memory, City Center, 89 Main St., Montpelier, 802-229-9492, www.artisanshand.com

Susan Calza Gallery: “Barely Touching,” through May 8, collaborative video project by Kelly Holt and Susan Calza, 138 Main St., Montpelier, 802-224-6827, www.susancalza.com Hours: by appointment only.

The Front Gallery: Group Show 42, through April, artist-owned cooperative, 6 Barre St., Montpelier, 802-552-0877, www.thefrontvt.com Hours (limited occupancy): 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, or by appointment.

T.W. Wood Gallery: Thomas Waterman Wood 125th Anniversary Exhibits: “Realism and Narrative: The Paintings of Thomas Waterman Wood,” through April, Wood Room; “Social Realism to Abstraction: Paintings of the WPA Collection,” 46 Barre St., Montpelier, 802-262-6035, www.twwoodgallery.org Hours: free but by appointment only. Self-guided tours (reservations required): 10-11 a.m., 11 a.m. to noon, noon to 1 p.m. Thursdays. Guided tours with curator Phillip Robertson (reservation required): 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. April 17.

Morrisville

River Arts: “New Beginnings,” through July 13, Vermont Watercolor Society Group Exhibition, Foley All Gallery and Copley Common Room Gallery, 74 Pleasant St., Morrisville, 802-888-1261, www.riverartsvt.org

Randolph

Chandler Gallery: “I Am Here,” through April 25, 2021 Student Art Exhibit, 73 Main St., Randolph, 802-728-9878, www.chandler-arts.org

Rutland

Chaffee Art Center: Annual Amateur Photo Contest, April 23-June 4; “Expressions of Me,” April 23-June 4, annual student exhibit and digital expression, 16 S. Main St. in Rutland, 802-775-0356, www.chaffeeartcenter.org Hours: noon to 4 p.m. Thursday and Friday; 10 a.m. to 2 pm. Saturday; and by appointment.

St. Johnsbury

StJ Art on the Street: “Evoking Spring,” through May 8, showcasing the work of Northeast Kingdom artists who exhibit both locally and worldwide, downtown storefronts and windows on Railroad Street and Eastern Avenue, Catamount Arts, St. Johnsbury, 802-748-2600, www.catamountarts.org

Northeast Kingdom Artisans Guild: Alice Kitchel, through April 24, “Poems in Patter, Light & Color,” Back Room Gallery, 430 Railroad St., St. Johnsbury, 802-748-0158, www.nekartisansguild.com

Shelburne

Shelburne Museum: Reopens June 2 through Oct. 17, Route 7, Shelburne, 802-985-3346, shelburnemuseum.org

Springfield

The Vault: “Resilience,” through July 25, Open Wall non-juried show for any artists living in a 30 mile radius of Springfield, Vermont State Craft Center, 68 Main St., Springfield, 802-885-7111, www.galleryvault.org

Waterbury

Axel’s Frame Shop & Gallery: “In the Gallery: Recent Work by Axel Stohlberg,” through May 15, small works at even smaller prices,” 5 Stowe St. Waterbury, 802-244-7801, www.axelsgallery.com Schedule your visit: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday.

Waitsfield

Mad River Valley Arts: “Art Forms,” through May 20, highlights the multiple approaches artists have adopted to convey their ideas, bringing together both fine arts and quality crafts, The Gallery at Mad River Valley Arts, 5031 Main St., Waitsfield, 802-496-6682, madrivervalleyarts.org Hours: 1 to 5 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday.

West Rutland

Carving Studio & Sculpture Center: Tsuneo Narumi, through April, kinetic sculptures, part of “Core” series, works from the collection, ongoing, 636 Marble St., West Rutland, 802-438-2097, www.carvingstudio.org Gallery hours (COVID precautions): 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Friday, or by appointment.

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