Visual Arts

Susan Calza is exhibiting her latest work, “Domestic Disasters,” an installation that recognizes the 340 mass shootings in 2018, at her new gallery, 138 Main St., in Montpelier. The grand opening is 2 to 4:30 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 13 with an artist talk at 3 p.m.

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Morse Block Deli: Mark Heitzman, through March 2, 10 large-scale graphite or charcoal drawings of tools and other objects, including a tire iron, the bottom of an ancient oil can and a drill bit, completed from 2004-15, Morse Block, 260 N. Main St., Barre, 802-479-7069,

Studio Place Arts: “Strictly Sedimentary,” Jan. 22-March 9, group show features layered artwork that defines collage; Second Floor: “Going on 20,” Jeneane Lunn and her students; Third Floor: “Interaction,” Alexandra Turner and Alissa Faber, 201 N. Main St., Barre, 802-479-7069, Hours: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday; noon to 4 p.m. Saturday. Opening reception, 3 to 5 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 26.


Bennington Museum: “Grandma Moses,” ongoing; “Bennington Modernism,” ongoing; “Gilded Age Vermont,” ongoing, wealth and prosperity come to Bennington, 75 Main St., Bennington, 802-447-1571, Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. except Wednesday.


Brandon Artists Guild: “The Art Squared Wall,” January, 10-by-10-inch artworks on the theme of “Brandon Quilt Trail;” Five new juried artists, January, Hallie Monroe, Carrie Pill, Laurie Brooks, Jeannie Podolak and Elaine Ittleman, 7 Center St., Brandon, 802-247-4956, Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday.


Brattleboro Museum & Art Center: “Emily Mason: To Another Place,” through Feb. 10, first museum survey of the work of the acclaimed 86-year-old Brattleboro abstract artist; “Don’t Call Me Princess,” through March 2, Orly Cogan’s painted and embroidered linen pieces; “Heaven, Earth, Home,” through Feb. 10, sculptures and drawings by California-based Elizabeth Turk; “Weighted Tears: Mary Admasian,” ongoing, Union Station, Main Street (Route 5) and Routes 119 and 142, Brattleboro, 802-257-0124, Hours: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, Monday, Wednesday-Saturday; closed Tuesday; $8, $6 for seniors, $4 for students (under 5 free).

Mitchell-Giddings: Winter Group Show, 2019, Jan. 12-Feb. 24, work by Josh Bernbaum, Bruce Campbell, Lyell Castonguay, Liz Chalfin, Jon Gregg, Emily Mason, Petria Mitchell and other gallery artists, 183 Main St., Brattleboro, 802-251-8290, Opening reception, 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 12.

Vermont Center for Photography: Lindsey Beal, through Jan. 27, Providence, Rhode Island artist explores how technology can aid or harm women’s bodies, 49 Flat St., Brattleboro, 802-251-6051, Hours: noon to 5 p.m. Saturday-Sunday.


BCA Center: “Tectonic Industries: Dreams Can Come True,” through Feb. 9; “Pauline Jennings’ Becoming Human,” through Feb. 9, Burlington City Arts, 135 Church St., Burlington, 802-865-7551, Hours: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday; 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday.

Flynn Center: “The Intrepid Couple and the Story of Authentica,” through March 9, multimedia exhibit curated by UVM’s Jackson and Lydia Clemmons, Amy E. Tarrant Gallery, 147 Main St., Burlington, 802-652-4500,

UVM Fleming Museum: Small Worlds: Miniatures in Contemporary Art,” Feb. 13-May 10; “Global Miniatures,” Feb. 13-May 10, 61 Colchester Ave., Burlington, 802-656-0750 (info: 656-2090), Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Tuesday, Thursday and Friday; 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday; noon to 4 p.m. Saturday; $5 admission, $3 for students and seniors.


Chelsea Public Library: Marina Sprague, through Feb. 28, “Aspects of the Universe,” acrylic and watercolor paintings by Chelsea artist, 296 Route 110, Chelsea, 802-685-2188, Artist’s reception, 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Jan. 25.

Essex Junction

Darkroom Gallery: “Surreal,” through Jan. 27, juried group show, 12 Main St., Essex Junction, 801-777-3686 (FOTO),

Glens Falls, N.Y.

The Hyde Collection: “Colorama,” Jan. 13-April 14, 36 reproduced photographic images from the George Eastman Museum depict an idealized past for a new generation; “From the Vault,” Jan. 20-March 31, staff selections from the permanent collection, 161 Warren St., Glens Falls, New York, 518-792-1761, Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, noon to 5 p.m. Sunday; admission is $12, $10 for seniors; free for children, students and active military.


Highland Center: Louis Fried, through Jan. 27, paintings by Russian-born Northeast Kingdom artist, Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick St., Greensboro, 802-533-9075, Hours: 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday. Closing reception, 5 p.m. Friday, Jan. 25.

Hanover, N.H.

Hood Museum of Art: Grand reopening Jan. 26, Dartmouth College, 4 E. Wheelock St., Hanover, New Hampshire, 603-646-1110,


Killington Arts Guild: Deborah Terenzio, ongoing, abstract landscapes by Connecticut-Vermont artist, Base Camp Outfitters, 2363 Route 4, Killington, 802-775-0166,

Lebanon, N.H.

AVA Gallery: Luciana Frigerio, through Feb. 1, “Paperworks,” building paper works; Cindy Blakeslee, through Feb. 1, “Leavings,” assemblage sculptures; Rich Perry, through Feb. 1, “Route 66: A Defining Piece of American History,” photographs inspired by Steinbeck’s “The Grapes of Wrath,” Michael St. Germain, through Feb. 1, “as is,” sculpture, 1 Bank St., Lebanon, New Hampshire, 603-448-3117, Hours: 11 to 5 Tuesday-Saturday; free. Artist’s talk (Blakeslee), 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 17; artist’s talk (Perry), 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 24.


Southern Vermont Arts Center: Galleries closed for winter season, West Road, Manchester, 802-362-1405, Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, noon to 5 p.m. Sunday.


Jaquith Library: Invitational Group Art Show, through Feb. 27, annual exhibit by well-known area artists: Douglas Aja, Jennifer Barlow, Chuck Bohn, Jane English, Juliane Fechter, Stanley Folsom, Marcie Frink, Annie Geiger, Tracey Hambleton, Jeneane Lunn, Viiu Niiler, Marj Pulaski, Helen Rabin, Frederick Rudi, Michael Schumacher, Sylvia Walker and Janet Wormser, 122 School St., Marshfield, 802-426-3581, Hours: 9 a.m. to noon and 3 to 7 p.m. Monday, Wednesday and Friday; 3 to 6 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday; and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday.


Middlebury College Museum of Art: Modern and Contemporary Works from the Permanent Collection, through April 28; “50/50,” Jan. 25-Aug. 11, 50 years of collecting for Middlebury; Ancient Mediterranean and Early European Art, ongoing; European and American Art, ongoing, Cerf Gallery; Robert F. Reiff Gallery of Asian Art, ongoing, Middlebury College, Mahaney Center for the Arts, South Street (Route 30), Middlebury, 802-443-5007, Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, noon to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.


Susan Calza: “Domestic Disasters,” through Feb. 10, Calza’s installation recognizes the 340 mass shootings in 2018, a fundraiser in support of gun control and victims and families of gun violence, 138 Main St., 802-224-6827, Grand opening, 2 to 4:30 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 13; artist talk at 3 p.m.

Center for Arts and Learning: “James Secor: As Not Seen,” through Jan. 26, first floor gallery; “Through My Eyes,” through Jan. 26, digital photography from the Montpelier Senior Center, second floor gallery, 46 Barre St., Montpelier, 802-595-5252,

The Front Gallery: Show 29, through Jan. 20, recent work of the gallery’s membership of Vermont contemporary artists, including most recent additions, 6 Barre St., Montpelier, 802-552-0877, Hours: 4 to 7 p.m. Friday; 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, or by appointment.

North Branch Nature Center: Dianne Schullenberger and John Snell, ongoing, fabric art and photography by renowned local artists reflect on the art in rocks, Gallery, 713 Main St., 802-229-6206,

Vermont Arts Council: “SiteTime,” through 2019, artists Erika Senft Miller, Nancy Winship Milliken and Michael Zebrowski explore wood as an art form in this evolving exhibit, 136 State St., Montpelier, 802-828-3293, Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday.

Vermont State House: Tim Brookes, through Feb. 1, “Endangered Alphabets,” crafted carvings of Vermont artist, Cafeteria, State Street, Montpelier, 802-828-0749, Hours: 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday.

Vermont Supreme Court: Ann Young, through March 28, “Fellow Travelers,” large-scale oil paintings, 111 State St., Montpelier, 802-828-0749, Hours: 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday. Montpelier Art Walk Reception, 4 to 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 1.

Wood Art Gallery: Winter Juried Exhibit, through March 1, eclectic work by 26 local artists; “Something Dear,” through Feb. 15, work from Photographer’s Workroom, works from the Federal Art Collection and the T.W. Wood permanent collection, ongoing, Center for Arts and Learning, 46 Barre St., Montpelier, 802-262-6035, Hours: noon to 4 p.m. Tuesday- Saturday; or by appointment.


Montreal Museum of Fine Arts: “Alexander Calder: Radical Inventor,” through Feb. 24, first major retrospective of American artist (1898-1976) “who made sculpture move,” 1339 Sherbrooke St. West, Montreal, Quebec, 514-285-2000, Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday; 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesday; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday-Sunday; $23 Canadian, $15 for ages 13-30, 12 and younger free.


River Arts: Ryan Geary, Jan. 21-March 28, “Ascent (Part One: Eulogy),” a collection of 2-D and 3-D collages attempt to deconstruct the artist’s America; Thom Egan, Jan. 21-April 19, “On Making Pictures,” wood block prints, lithographs and colored low reliefs, The Gallery at River Arts, 74 Pleasant St., Morrisville, 802-888-1261, Hours: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday-Friday, and first and third Sundays.


Norwich University: “Explorers of Norwich,” ongoing, Norwich University alumni whose lives shaped and changed our nation during the mid-19th and early 20th centuries, Sullivan Museum and History Center, Northfield, 802-485-2620,

O’Maddi’s Delaurant: Kathrena Ravenhorst-Adams, January, watercolors, pastels and oils by Northfield artist, O’Maddi’s Delaurant and Depot Square Pizzeria, 40 Depot Square, Northfield, 802-485-4700,


The BigTown Gallery: Verujan Boghosian, through Jan. 26, “Late Work,” construction and collage; Erick Hufschmid, through Jan. 26, “A Muse: A Visit to the Studio of Verujan Boghosian,” 99 N. Main St. (Route 100), Rochester, 802-767-9670, Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday-Friday, noon to 5 p.m. Saturday.


Castleton Bank Gallery: Reid Brechner, through Jan. 16, “Sorry, but Hello,” works by Rutland painter and ceramic artist, 104 Merchants Row, Rutland, 802-282-2396, Hours: noon to 6 p.m. Thursday-Saturday.

RUVT Gallery: Bill Ramage, ongoing, “The Rutland ‘Ideal City’ Drawing,” installation, Rutland Opera House, 59-67 Merchants Row, Rutland, 802-468-1266, Hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Saturday.

St. Johnsbury

Northeast Kingdom Artisans Guild: Annual Holiday Show, through Jan. 25, paintings to pottery, jewelry, hats, mittens and scarves, woodworks from furniture to kitchenware, sculptures large and small, and glass, Back Room Gallery, 430 Railroad St., St. Johnsbury, 802-748-0158, Hours: 10:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday-Saturday.


Furchgott-Sourdiffe: Winter Group Show, through Jan. 31, featuring Sam Colt, 86 Falls Road, Shelburne, 802-985-3848,

Shelburne Museum: “Mapping an Uneven Country: Birds Eye Views of Vermont,” through March 3, drawn, painted and printed views of the Green Mountain State; “New England Now,” through Jan. 13, various large-scale works considering the region’s evolving landscape, Route 7, Shelburne, 802-985-3346, Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday-Sunday; admission: $10, $5 ages 5-17, under 5 and active military free.


The Great Hall: “Healing: The Transformative Imagery of Art,” through March 30, featuring renowned New England artists honoring Springfield Hospital’s 105th anniversary, 100 River St., Springfield, 802-885-3061,


Stowe Performing Arts Center: “Elevation 4393,” Jan. 12-March 31, featuring works by Trevor Corp, Daniel Schechner and Jackson Tupper, Altered Spaces Gallery, 122 Hourglass Drive, Stowe, 802-760-4634, Hours: noon to 6 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday, and prior to performances and events. Opening reception, 5 to 6:45 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 19.


Tunbridge Public Library: Anna Ross, through Feb. 25, “Coming into the Light,” paintings by Tunbridge artist, 289 Route 110, Tunbridge, 802-889-9404. Opening reception, 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 13.


Valley Arts Festival Gallery: August Burns, through March 2, “The Art of the Portrait,” by central Vermont artist, Vermont Festival of the Arts Gallery, 5031 Main St., Waitsfield, 802-496-6682, Hours: 1 to 5 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday.


Axel’s Frame Shop & Gallery: “The Way We See It: Social (In)Justice,” through Feb. 23, work by Kate Longmaid, Ann Young, Michelle Saffran and Jerry Ralya, 5 Stowe St., Waterbury, 802-244-7801, Hours: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday-Friday; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday.

White River Junction

Main Street Museum: Photographer Jack Rowell, through April 1, “Cultural Documentarian: Portraits of Vermont People and Other Wildlife,” by Braintree artist, 58 Bridge St., White River Junction,

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