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Frank Suchomel Memorial Art Center: Local Sculptors (outdoor) and other works collected by the late Frank Suchomel, Ongoing, Meditation Garden and Concert Hall, Haggett Road, Adamant,

AR Market: Matt Larson, through August 19, Walking with Gaia, paintings, ARTE at AR, 159 N. Main St., Barre, 802-479-7069,

Espresso Bueno: Al Salzman, through August 15, figurative ovals and rounds by a Vermont political cartoonist, 248 N. Main St., Barre, 802-479-0896,

Morse Block Deli: Juliana Fechter, through September 10, “Exploring Back Roads,” Morse Block, 260 N. Main St., Barre, 802-479-7069,

Studio Place Arts: That Cat, through August 20, art celebrating cats and our relationships with them, Main Floor Gallery; “Letting Go: A Work in Progress”, mixed media by Michelle Lesnak, Second Floor Gallery; “Brushwork Barre”, Everyday Places and Iconic Structures by Tracey Hambleton, Third Floor Gallery; Paul A. Calter, through August 19, “Mount Mansfield Sketchbook,” Open Air, Quick Change Gallery, SPA, 201 N. Main St., Barre; 802-479-7069, Hours: Wednesday through Friday, 11:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; Saturday 11:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and by appointment. Art Social, 6-7:30 p.m. Thursday, July 21.

Canal Street Gallery: Vermont Summer Group Show, through September 3, fourth annual; Represented Artist Show, through August 12, 23 Canal St., Bellows Falls, 802-289-0104,

Bennington Museum: “Parks & Recreation” through September 5, art honors Vermont’s parks; North Bennington Outdoor Sculpture Show, through November 12; “Perspective: The Story of Bennington Through Maps”; “Across the Street: Historic Bennington,” ongoing; Grandma Moses, ongoing current exhibitions; Bennington Modernism, Ongoing, Current Exhibitions, 75 Main St., Bennington, 802-447-1571,

Brandon Artists Guild: “Vermont: In the Country,” through July 10, second in a series of three shows celebrating all members of our favorite state; Warren Kimble, through July 9, Artful Assemblages, 7 Center St., Brandon, 802-247-4956,

Brattleboro Museum & Art Center: Through October 10: Felt Experience, works by Marjolein Dallinga, Ruth Jeyaveeran, Melissa Joseph, Liam Lee, and Stephanie Metz; “Nebizun: Water Is Life,” an artwork by Abenaki artists from the Champlain Valley and Connecticut River Valley regions; Fluid Boundaries, anthropomorphic forms by New York artist Mie Yim; “Unraveling Oculus,” video installation by Beth Galston and other alumni of MIT’s Center for Advanced Visual Studies (CAVS); “There/There”, abstract landscape frescoes by Frank Jackson; Outdoors: “Roberley Bell: The Landscape Stares Back” and “Oasa DuVerney: Black Power Wave”, Union Station, Main Street (Route 5) and Routes 119 and 142, Brattleboro, 802-257-0124,

Vermont Center for Photography: Mark Shaw, through August 28, “Selections from the Archive,” by Life Magazine Photographer, 49 Flat St., Brattleboro, 802-251-6051,

BCA Center: “More Than an Object: Contemporary Life” through October 8; “Sky Hopinka: Blackouts.” Through October 8, Burlington City Arts, 135 Church St., Burlington, 802-865-7551,

Karma Bird House: “John Douglas: A Life Well-Lived” through August 22, Commemorative Retrospective presented by the Northern New England Museum of Art (NNEMoCA), Gallery, 47 Maple St., Burlington, 802-343-4767,

DaVallia Gallery: Tom Pirozzoli, through July 31, “Grateful for Love,” New Paintings Collection, 39 North St. (Route 103) Chester, (802) 875-8900,

White Water Gallery: “Protest, 1967, 1968, 1969, Washington, DC” through July 17, photos by Ross Connelly, Associate Editor and Editor of The Hardwick Gazette 1986-2017, 5 River St., East Hardwick, 802-563 -2037 or 802-535-8602, Closing Reception, Sunday, July 10, 4-7 p.m.

The Hyde Collection: “Transformations: The Art of John Van Alstine” through September 18; “José Guadalupe Posada: Legendary Printmaker of Mexico,” through September 18, 161 Warren St., Glens Falls, NY, 518-792-1761,

Bread & Puppet Museum, until November 1st, fantastic collection of puppets of all sizes, from hand puppets to giant puppets used in parades and circuses, filling the renovated 1860’s barn, 753 Heights Road, Glover, 802-525-3031, www.

Highland Center: “In Motion” through July 24, Lois Eby’s lyrical paintings with Judith Wrend’s colorful kinetic sculpture, Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick St., Greensboro, 802-533-3000,

Hood Museum of Art: This Land: American Engagement with the Natural World through July 23; “Unbroken: Native American Ceramics, Sculpture, and Design” through April 30, 2023; “In the Moment: Recent Work by Louise Hamlin,” through September 3, Dartmouth College, 4 E. Wheelock St., Hanover, NH, 603-646-1110,

Birds of Vermont Museum: “Fine Feathers,” through October 1, bird art by various artists, 900 Sherman Hollow Road, Huntington, 802-434-2167,

Bryan Memorial Gallery: “Parks & Recreation” through September 5, historical and contemporary interpretations of Vermont’s state parks, in association with the Bennington Museum; 2022 Legacy Collection, through December 24, works by 16 distinguished artists, plus works by Alden and Mary Bryan, 180 Main St., Jeffersonville, 802-644-5100,

Vermont Studio Center: Heather Guertin, through August 2, “New Stage for a City”, Forms of theatre, stage and lights collaged with other images of the natural world, Red Mill Gallery, 80 Pearl St., Johnson, 802 -635-2727, Talk and reception at the gallery, Wednesday, July 13, 6:00-7:30 p.m.

AVA Gallery: “10×10=AVA” through August 12 exhibition and fundraising, 1 Bank St., Lebanon, NH, 603-448-3117,

Southern Vermont Arts Center: “Relationships: Hot, Cold, Complicated,” through August 14, with New England Wax Regional Arts Association, Wilson Museum, Wilson Museum, 930 SVAC Drive, Manchester, 802-362-1405, www.svac. org

Edgewater Gallery at the Falls: “Summer Suite” through July 26, group show with Jim Matthews and Katie Runde, 1 Mill St., Middlebury, 802-458-0098,

Edgewater Gallery on the Green: Jim Westphalen, through August 9, “Land & Tide: Scenes from New England,” photography, 6 Merchants Rowe, Middlebury, 802-989-7419,

Middlebury College Museum of Art: “Contemporary to Classical”, through August 7, Highlights from the New Collection Handbook; Into the Screen, through August 7, digital art by teamLab; Permanent Collection Galleries, Ongoing, Mahaney Center for the Arts, South Street (Route 30), Middlebury, 802-443-5007,

Bethany Church: Arthur Zorn, through July 31, “Improvisation,” colorful abstracts by the Barre artist and musician, Chapel, 115 Main St., Montpelier, 802-223-2424, Hours: Sunday 9am-1pm p.m. -Thursday or by appointment.

Susan Calza Gallery: Bubbles and the Big Head, open until July 24, a meditation on plastic and exhibition by Susan Calza, 38 Main St., Montpelier, 802-224-6827,

The Front Gallery: Monica DiGiovanni, through July 31, Ensō painting reflecting artist’s Zen practice, 6 Barre St., Montpelier, 802-552-0877, Poetry Reading and Closing Reception, Friday, July , 6 to 7 p.m. 29; Both in person and via Zoom.

Kellogg-Hubbard Library: The Quarry Project, July, photos by Susan Morse, Kitzmiller Room, 35 Main St., Montpelier, 802-223-3338,

Vermont Arts Council: “Art from Guantánamo Bay” through August 21, VAC Spotlight Gallery, 136 State St., Montpelier, 802-828-3293, Hours: Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m .

Vermont History Museum: “A New American Globe: James Wilson of Vermont” until July 2023, Exhibit about the Vermont cartographer James Wilson, 109 State St., Montpelier, 802-828-2291,

Vermont Supreme Court: Alisa Dworsky, through September 29, “The Folded Line,” Drawings by the Montpelier Artist, 111 State St., Montpelier, 802-828-0749, Montpelier Art Walk, 4:30 to 7 p.m. Friday, August 15.

Green TARA Space: Sally Linder, through July 27, “Love Is,” new work, 3275 US Route 2 (Center Village), North Hero, 802-355-2150, Artist Panel Discussion, 4:30-5: 30 p.m. Saturday, July 16.

Stone Valley Arts: An Exhibition of Women Painters: Courageous Dialogue, through July 31, art by Fran Bull, Irene Cole, Joan Curtis, Rita Fuchsberg, Ruth Hamilton, Sandy Mayo, Mareva Millarc, Carolyn Shattuck, and Dublin Durlier-Wilson , Stone Valley Arts at Fox Hill, 145 E. Main St., Poultney, 802-287-8197,

NXT Gallery: Nathan Shepard, through August 12, “Oils and Gouaches,” featuring poetry by Megan Buchanan, Next Stage Arts, 15 Kimball Hill, 802-387-0102,

Castleton U. Bank Gallery: Castleton University Students, through July 23, Leon Bates, Chrystal Bean, Lily Crowley, Jasmine Gomez, Jasper Lynch, Eileen Rounds, Yuto Sesekura, Jade McQuilkin and Jonah Siegel, 104 Merchants Row, Rutland, 802 – 282-2396, Hours: Thursday to Saturday 12pm to 6pm.

Chaffee Art Center: Vermont Pastel Society, through July 22, Members Exhibit, 16 S. Main St., Rutland, 802-775-0356, Hours: 12pm-4pm Wednesday-Friday; 10am to 2pm Saturday; and by appointment. Craft market, Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Catamount Arts: “Art from Guantánamo Bay” through August 21, artworks by six men incarcerated in the US military prison, Fried Family Gallery, 39 Eastern Ave., St. Johnsbury, 802-748-2600, www.catamountarts .org

Northeast Kingdom Artisans Guild: “Paint, Feathers & Bones: The Art of Cynthia Steil” through July 16, A Ryegate Artist Retrospective, Back Room Gallery, 430 Railroad St., St. Johnsbury, 802-748-0158 www.

Shelburne Museum: “Eyesight and Insight: Lens on American Art through October 16 explores the history of creative response to the perception of sight; Luigi Lucioni: Modern Light explores the career, influences and techniques of the Italian-American artist, 6000 Shelburne Road (Route 7), Shelburne, 802-985-3346, through October 16

The Vault: Of Uncommon Beauty: Floral Impressions, through July 27, by Vaults Fine Artists Group; Just for the Fun of It, through July 13, Open Wall Show, 68 Main St., Springfield, 802-885-7111,

Art Barn: Photographer’s Study, July 9-Aug. 14, Annual Summer Exhibit by Area Artist Collective, 2313 West Hill Road, Stowe, Opening Reception, Saturday, July 9, 4-6pm.

The Current: Members’ Art Show & Sale, through July 23, (formerly Helen Day Art Center) 90 Pond Street, Stowe, 802-253-8358,

Spruce Peak Performing Arts Center: “Alternative Takes (on Human Impact)”, through October 31, Three Very Different Perspectives on the World in Color, Collage and Graphite, by Misoo Bang, Richard Britell and Mary Reilly, Altered Spaces Gallery, 122 Hourglass Drive, Stowe, 802-760-4634,

Tunbridge Public Library: John Douglas, through September 30, “Anywhere but Here,” photographs by the Vershire artist, 289 Route 110, Tunbridge, 802-889-9404. Artist reception, Sunday, July 10, 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Axel’s Frame Shop & Gallery: “Elemental Reduction: Shape/Color” through July 17, Jim Bruce, Tally Groves, Maurizio Molin, and Michael Montanaro, 5 Stowe St. Waterbury, 802-244-7801, AxelsFrameShopGallery/

Carving Studio & Sculpture Center: 35th Anniversary Members Exhibition, through July 10, 636 Marble St., West Rutland, 802-438-2097,

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