THIS WEEK: MARCH 15 to 21, 2013
Three Artists: Three Years Later, a group show by artist Ryan Hnat, ceramic potter Skip Sensbach and photographer Marguerite Fuller. Opens tonight with a reception 5 to 8. Marquis Art & Frame, 122 S. Main St., Wilkes-Barre. Through April 27: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays through Fridays; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays. 823-0518.
Wyoming Valley Art League Exhibit, with a reception 5 to 8 tonight. Rear 130 S. Franklin St., Wilkes-Barre. 288-1020.
Architectural Gems, pen-and-ink drawings of iconic landmarks of Lackawanna College by Mark Ciocca. Opens tonight with a reception 5 to 8. Also: A Gallery Talk by the artist who discusses the architecture of the buildings 2 p.m. March 24. B&B Art Gallery, 222 Northern Blvd., South Abington Township. Through April 12: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays; 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays; noon to 5 p.m. Sundays. 585-2525.
A Closer Look, photography by Lawrence Lang including landscapes and macros. Widmann Gallery, Sheehy-Farmer Campus Center, King’s College, Wilkes-Barre. Meet the artist at a Gallery Talk and reception 6 to 8 tonight. Through April 5: Hours: 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. 208-5900, ext. 5328.
Student Art Exhibition: Mixed Media, with works by more than 40 students including ceramics, paintings, drawings, jewelry and printmaking. Through March 23 with a reception 2 to 5 p.m. on Saturday. Pauly Friedman Art Gallery, Insalaco Hall, Misericordia University, 301 Lake St., Dallas. 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesdays through Thursdays; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Fridays; and 1 to 5 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. 674-6250.
Flow, an exhibit organized into three themes of “Water as Power, Life Source and Environmental Concern” with 29 works from the Sheldon Museum of Art by artists including Wayne Thiebaud, William Theophilus Brown, Harry Callahan and others. Sordoni Art Gallery, Stark Learning Center, 150 S. River St., Wilkes University, Wilkes-Barre. Noon to 4:30 p.m. today through Sunday. 408-4325.
Prints in a Series, with works by Jasper Johns, Andy Warhol, Frank Stella, James Rosenquist, Sherry Levine and others from the Maslow Collection. Mahady Gallery, Marywood University, 2300 Adams Ave., Scranton. Through March 24: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays; 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays; 1 to 4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. 348-6278.
Suzanne Maria Rossetti Memorial Juried Art Exhibit, the 32nd annual contest for students in grades seven to 12. Schulman Gallery, Luzerne County Community College, 1333 S. Prospect St., Nanticoke. Through March 26: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. 740-0727.
Art of Alyssa Amori, more than 60 pieces depicting animals, flowers, foliage and local scenes. Through March 29 at the Glenburn Township Municipal Building, 54 Waterford Road, Dalton. 969-6029.
Not Your Average Art, with paintings and collages by Brendan Howells, Misha Howell, Allison LaRussa and Sean McHale. New Visions Studio & Gallery, 201 Vine St., Scranton. Through March 29: noon to 6 p.m. Tuesdays through Sundays. 878-3970.
Illuminations, paintings by Kingston artist Nina Davidowitz. ArtWorks Gallery & Studio, 503 Lackawanna Ave., Scranton. Through March 30: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays; 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays. 207-1815.
Visions of Music, photographs by Allison Murphy and Dino Perrucci. Also: “The Ballinglen Suite Prints” by Donald Forsythe and sculpture by David Green. Through March 30 at Artists for Art Gallery, 514 Lackawanna Ave., Scranton. Open noon to 5 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays. 969-1040.
Painterly Pursuits, landscapes and figure paintings by Wyalusing artist Brian Keeler. Rodger Lapelle Gallery, 122 N. Third St., Philadelphia. Through March 31: noon to 6 p.m. Tuesdays through Sundays. 215-592-0232.
Cohabitation, photographs by Julie Barnofski. Through April 2 at CameraWork Gallery, 515 Center St., Scranton. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays. 510-5028.
Halena, oil paintings along with old-world inspired works of art by Helen Warenda. The Fly on the Wall Gallery, Dragonfly Café, 9 E. Broad St., Hazleton. Through April 11: 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Mondays and Tuesdays; 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesdays through Fridays; 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays. 454-1214.
Penmen, Artists and Educators: 125 Years of the Zaner-Blower Penmanship Company, American ornamental penmanship from the late 19th and early 20th centuries focusing on the company’s educational work in the classroom. Through April 14 in the Heritage Room, fifth floor of the Weinberg Memorial Library, 900 Mulberry St., University of Scranton. 8 a.m. to 11:30 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays; 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. Fridays; noon to 8 p.m. Saturdays; noon to 11:30 p.m. Sundays. Limited hours for spring break March 22 to April 1. 941-4000.
Within, art work by Lisa Wray. Through April 25 at the Wyoming County Courthouse Gallery, 1 Courthouse Square, Tunkhannock. 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. 836-3200.
What’s in the Cloud? Bats on the Atlantic Coast, photographs and current research on bats in Pennsylvania and the Caribbean. Everhart Museum, 1901 Mulberry St., Scranton. Through July 1: noon to 4 p.m. Mondays, Thursdays and Fridays; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays; noon to 5 p.m. Sundays. $5. 346-7186.
The Blood Is the Life: Vampires in Art & Nature, a multidisciplinary exploration of vampires in fact and fiction along with bloodsucking creatures in nature, literature, film and contemporary art. Everhart Museum, 1901 Mulberry St., Scranton. Through July 2: noon to 4 p.m. Mondays, Thursdays and Fridays; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays; noon to 5 p.m. Sundays. $5. 346-7186.
A Walk Through Nature’s Glory, landscapes and scenes from nature by artist Diane Tice. Opens March 22 with a reception 5 to 7 p.m. Lackawanna Environmental Institute, 10 Moffat Drive, Moscow. Through April 19: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. 842-1506.
Art in Nature, making spring decorations with artist Salley Robertson. Bring a glass jar. Lackawanna Environmental Institute, 10 Moffat Drive, Moscow. 9 a.m. to noon March 23. $20 includes materials. Registration: 842-1506.
Art of Rich Scott, paintings of local buildings and areas of Wyoming Valley. April 1 to 30 at Fidelity Bank, 247 Wyoming Ave., Kingston. A percentage of sales will be donated to Making a Difference Ministries. 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays; 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Fridays; 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays. 899-2264.
Gallery Talk and Workshop, with fiber artist and photographer Claire Marcus, who discusses the techniques behind her “Railroad Perspectives” series based on photographs taken at Steamtown National Historic Site. Followed by a printmaking workshop. Catlin House, Lackawanna Historical Society, 232 Monroe Ave., Scranton. 2 p.m. April 6. 344-3841.
Pennsylvania from Above, unique aerial photography by Peter Stern including farms, towns, bodies of water, quarries and coal mining areas across the state. Opens April 6 with a reception 5 to 8 p.m. Also: Artist Lectures at 2:30 and 6:30 p.m. April 11 in Huntzinger Room 218 of Insalaco Hall. Through June 2 at the Pauly Friedman Art Gallery, Insalaco Hall, Misericordia University, 301 Lake St., Dallas. 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesdays through Thursdays; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Fridays; 1 to 5 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. 674-6250.
Recent Landscapes, 21 paintings in a style “somewhere between realism and impressionism” by Mountain Top artist Thomas Stapleton. Opens April 6 with a reception 5 to 8 p.m. at the MacDonald Room of the Pauly Friedman Art Gallery, Insalaco Hall, Misericordia University, 301 Lake St., Dallas. Through June 7: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesdays through Thursdays; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Fridays; 1 to 5 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. 674-6250.
Our People, Our Land, Our Images, a program of Exhibits USA, a national division of Mid-America Arts Alliance and the National Endowment for the Arts. April 9 to May 19 at the Sordoni Art Gallery, Stark Learning Center, 150 S. River St., Wilkes University, Wilkes-Barre. Noon to 4:30 p.m. Tuesdays through Sundays. 408-4325.
Children’s Art Exhibition, with juried works by local students from kindergarten through twelfth grade. T.W. Shoemaker Art Gallery, 312 Wyoming Ave., Wyoming. 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 13, 14 and 20. Also: An Awards Presentation and Alice in Wonderland & Friends Tea Reception 2 to 4 p.m. April 20. 392-3103.
Student Exhibition, the 25th annual event showcasing works by students in mass communication, sculpture and drawing classes. Widmann Gallery, Sheehy-Farmer Campus Center, King’s College, Wilkes-Barre. April 15 to May 4 with a reception 6 to 8 p.m. on April 17. 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. 208-5900.
Three Artists from Elmhurst,works by Maron Craig Bielovitz, Madge Austin and Judith Youshock in a variety of media including watercolors, oils and photography. Opens April 26 with a reception 5 to 7 p.m. Lackawanna Environmental Institute, 10 Moffat Drive, Moscow. Through June 3: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. 842-1506.
Call for Entries, for the Juried Children’s Art Exhibition sponsored by the Wyoming Free Library in April. Open to artists in kindergarten through twelfth grade. $5 per entry. Drop off artwork at the T.W. Shoemaker Art Gallery, 312 Wyoming Ave., Wyoming between 2 and 5 p.m. on March 25, 27 or 29. 693-1364.
Bus Trip, to view the exhibits of the Barnes Foundation in Philadelphia at its new location, which includes some of the greatest European and American masters of impressionism and early modern art. Leaves from the Dietrich Theater, 60 E. Tioga St., Tunkhannock, 7 a.m. April 11 and returns approximately 10 p.m. $135 includes transportation and guided tour of the museum. Reservations: 996-1500.