Visual Arts

The Front, 6 Barre St. in Montpelier, is presenting Show 39 Aug. 7, featuring works by all members. A socially distanced opening (only four in the gallery at a time) will be held 4 to 7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 7, as part of Montpelier Art Walk. Pictured is “summertime” by Sandy Mayo.

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BarreStudio Place Arts: Studio Place Arts presents “Futures,” through Aug. 15, science fiction artists imagine the future; Second Floor Gallery: Silent Auction; Third Floor Gallery: “The Edges and Corners of the Day,” recent work by Pamela Wilson, Sarah Burns, Kimberly Hamlin and Alanna Phinney, SPA, 201 N. Main St., Barre, 802-479-7069, Hours (masks required): 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. public hours, 2:30 to 4 p.m. private visits, Tuesday-Friday; noon to 2 p.m. public hours 2:30 to 4 p.m. private visits, Saturday; call to schedule 30 minute private visit.

Bellows FallsCanal Street Gallery: Vermont Summer Group Show, through Sept. 12, 19 regional artists in all mediums — online or in-person by appointment, 23 Canal St., Bellows Falls, 802-289-0104, Hours: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday.

BenningtonBennington Museum: NBOSS at the Museum, through Nov. 1, part of the North Bennington Outdoor Sculpture Show; People’s Choice Exhibit, through Nov. 3, works from the museum’s collection; “Our Voices, Our Streets: Photographs by Kevin Bubriski,” through Dec. 31, chronicling events in Bennington 2001-04; Scot Borofsky, through Dec. 31, “Gritty Streets to Green Mountains,” paintings by Brattleboro artist; “(re)Sounding,” through Dec. 31, bringing new life to old instruments; Grandma Moses, ongoing; “Bennington Modernism,” ongoing; “Gilded Age Vermont,” ongoing, wealth and prosperity come to Bennington, 75 Main St., Bennington, 802-447-1571, Hours (masks and distancing): 1 to 8 p.m. Friday; 1 to 6 p.m. Saturday, Sunday and Monday; $12, $10 for students and seniors, under 18 free.

BrandonBrandon Artists Guild: Member artists, 7 Center St., Brandon, 802-247-4956, Hours (bring your own mask): 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday-Sunday.

BrattleboroBrattleboro Museum & Art Center: “Steven Kinder: 552,830,” through Oct. 12, portraits of people experiencing homelessness; “Coffee & Conversation: Stories of Homelessness,” multimedia by Liz LaVorgna; “Alison Wright: Grit and Grace, Women at Work,” 30 large photographs printed aluminum panels; “Roger Clark Miller: Transmuting the Prosaic,” installation featuring video, sound, and modified vinyl records; “Steven Rose: For/While (2020.01)” an immersive environment; “Postcards to Brattleboro: 40 Years of Mail Art,” postcards, cut-outs, drawings, and poems sent and received by Stuart Copans (“Shmuel”); “John Gibson: Jazz,” through 2021, installation, Union Station, Main Street (Route 5) and Routes 119 and 142, Brattleboro, 802-257-0124, Hours (masks and distancing): 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday; admission is “pay as you wish.”

Vermont Center for Photography: 2020 Open Juried Exhibition, through Aug. 30, work by Bruce Hooke, Bernie Kubiak, Bill Gore, Isabella Dellolio, Evelyn Swett, Peter Crabtree and Kelsey Sucena, 49 Flat St., Brattleboro, 802-251-6051, Admission only by appointment. Hours: noon to 5 p.m. Thursday-Sunday.

FerrisburghRokeby Museum: “Mending Fences: New Works by Carol MacDonald,” through Oct. 25, objects, monotype prints, and site-specific installations that promote both simple and profound acts of repair, 4334 Route 7, Ferrisburgh, 802-877-3406, Hours (masks and distancing): 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily.

Glens Falls, N.Y.The Hyde Collection: “Images of the People: Russian Lacquer Paintings,” Aug. 1-Jan. 3; “J.S. Wooley, Adirondack Photographer,” Aug. 1-Jan. 3, 161 Warren St., Glens Falls, N.Y., 518-792-1761, Hours (by appointment only): 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. (10 a.m. to noon for seniors and high risk only) Tuesday- Sunday; admission is $12, $10 for seniors; free for children, students and active military.

GloverBread & Puppet Museum, through Nov. 1, fantastic collection of Puppets of all sizes, from hand puppets to gigantic puppets used in parades and circuses, that fill renovated 1860s barn, Route 122, Glover, 802-525-3031, Hours (masks and distancing): 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily, and after performances; admission is free (donations welcomed).

GreensboroHighland Center: Cathy Cone, through Sept. 6, “Milking Butterflies,” photographs; The Sheltering in Place Project, through Aug. 9, over 100 artists and poets reflect on their COVID-19 restrictions, Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick St., Greensboro, 802-533-9075, Hours are (masks and distancing required): 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday-Sunday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday. Reservations are required.

HuntingtonBirds of Vermont Museum: “Borders: Illusions that Constrain Us,” through Oct. 31, 33 artists, photographers and poets speak to: “What borders do birds encounter?” 900 Sherman Hollow Road, Huntington, 802-434-2167,

JeffersonvilleBryan Memorial Gallery: “Watercolors 2020,” ongoing, landscapes, still-lifes, abstracts and more displaying a range of styles and techniques; “Carnival,” ongoing, showing the festive side of Vermont and the surrounding region; “Legacy 2020,” through Dec. 21, new work by popular 2019 artists, 180 Main St., Jeffersonville, 802-644-5100, Hours (masks and social distancing required) June 29-Sept. 7: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily, and by appointment.

JohnsonVermont Studio Center: Martin Bromirski, through July 29, paintings by Vermont artist, 80 Pearl St., Johnson, 802-635-2727, To schedule a viewing, email

ManchesterEllenbogen Galley: Katrin Waite, through Aug. 29,“What Remains: Scattered Memories,” paintings created from 2014 to present by German-born artist, Manchester Shopping Center, 263 Depot. St., Manchester, 802-768-8498, Hours (call ahead): 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday.

Southern Vermont Arts Center: Yesterhouse Solo Exhibitions, through Aug. 16, Linde Caughey, Greg Cuda, Maria French, Robert Lafond, Stanton Sears, Michelle Vara, Susan Whiteman and Ken Young; Women Take Wilson Exhibition Series, through Aug. 30, “Monumental: Misoo Bang and Sarah Tortora” and “Happy: Lauren Booth,” 930 SVAC Drive, Manchester, 802-362-1405, Hours (masks and social distancing): 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, noon to 5 p.m. Sunday; admission: $10, $5 for students and seniors, free for 10 and younger.

MiddleburyEdgewater Gallery at the Falls: Summer Solos, through July 31, Hannah Bureau, Sara Katz and Jill Matthews; Betsy Silverman, August-September, latest work by Boston collage artist, 1 Mill St., Middlebury, 802-458-0098, Opening reception, 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 7.

MontpelierThe Front Gallery: Show 39, Aug. 7-31, new work by members, 6 Barre St., Montpelier, 802-552-0877, Hours: by appointment. Opening reception, 4 to 7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 7 (only four people in the gallery at one time, masks and social distancing).

MorrisvilleRiver Arts: Seb Sweatman, Aug. 2-Oct. 31, solo show of large abstract paintings, The Gallery at River Arts, 74 Pleasant St., Morrisville, 802-888-1261, Hours: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday-Friday.

PoultneyStone Valley Arts: “Glorious Mutualism,” through Aug. 9, B. Amore, Todd Bartel, Jill Burks, Janie Cohen, Joan Curtis, Ruth Hamilton, Dale Lott, W. David Powell, Darlene Pyle, Liz Schafer, Eva Schmidt and Erika Schmidt explore the world of regenerative biodiversity. Stone Valley Arts at Fox Hill, 145 E. Main St., Poultney, 802-287-8197, Hours: 1 to 4 p.m. Sundays; by appointment or online.

RandolphChandler Gallery: Photographer Jon Gilbert Fox, through Aug. 2, “At the Right Place at the Right Time,” 50 photos taken over five decades in the career of Hanover, New Hampshire resident, 73 Main St., Randolph, 802-728-9878, Hours: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays, 1 to 4 p.m. weekends; available online.

RutlandChaffee Art Center: Annual Student Exhibit, through Sept. 4, art illustrating “The Arts Light Up the World”; Annual Amateur Photo Contest, July 31-Sept. 4, with the theme “Light Up the World,” 16 S. Main St., Rutland, 802-775-0356, Hours (masks and social distancing): noon to 4 p.m. Thursday and Friday.

St. JohnsburyNortheastern Vermont Regional Hospital: Larry Golden, through Sept. 10, “Kingdom Landscapes and Such,” landscapes by Vermont artist, Gray Gallery, 1315 Hospital Drive, St. Johnsbury, 802-748-8141, Hours: only with a medical appointment, or online at

Northeast Kingdom Artisans Guild: Julia Zanes, Aug. 7-Sept. 26, “Magic & Mysteries: Paintings & Puppets,” Back Room Gallery, 430 Railroad St., St. Johnsbury, 802-748-0158, Hours (COVID-19 precautions): 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday.

ShelburneShelburne Museum: “Creature Comfort: Animals in the House,” through Oct. 11, Pizzagalli Center for Art and Education; “At Scale,” outdoor sculpture by Peter Kirkiles, Route 7, Shelburne, 802-985-3346, Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday-Sunday; free admission through Sept. 6; Sept. 10-Oct. 11: $10, $5 ages 5-17, under 5 and active military free.

SpringfieldThe Vault: “Fabulous Favorites,” through Aug. 5, favorite works work by 12 area artists, Vermont State Craft Center, 68 Main St., Springfield, 802-885-7111, Hours (temporary): 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday and Saturday.

WoodstockBillings Farm & Museum: 34th Annual Quilt Exhibition, through Aug. 23, work by Windsor County Quilters, Woodstock, 802-457-2355, Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday-Monday.

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