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THIS WEEK: MARCH 8 to 14, 2013
Student Art Exhibition: Mixed Media, with works by more than 40 students including ceramics, paintings, drawings, jewelry and printmaking. Opens Wednesday and follows with a reception 2 to 5 p.m. on March 16. Pauly Friedman Gallery, Insalaco Hall, Misericordia University, 301 Lake St., Dallas. Through March 23: 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.
Drawcorps Dracula. Create a mural inspired by vampires, dress like your favorite creature of the night and enjoy live music and impromptu performances. In conjunction with the exhibit “The Blood Is the Life: Vampires in Art and Nature.” Everhart Museum, 1901 Mulberry St., Scranton. 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday. $10. Reservations: 346-7186.
ONGOING EXHIBITS
The Miracle of the Bells, an exhibit covering the story of the “real” Olga (Trotzski) Treskoff of Glen Lyon who became a successful Broadway producer and was the inspiration for a 1948 movie partially filmed in Glen Lyon. Luzerne County Historical Society, 49 S. Franklin St., Wilkes-Barre. Through March 15: noon to 4 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays. 823-6244.
Soaring Gardens Artists Retreat: The First 10 Years, works by artists who received residencies at the Laceyville retreat, which welcomes visual artists, writers and composers. Hope Horn Gallery, Hyland Hall, Jefferson Avenue and Linden Street, University of Scranton. Through March 15: noon to 4 p.m. Sundays through Fridays; 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesdays. 941-4214.
A Closer Look, photography by Lawrence Lang including landscapes and macros. Widmann Gallery, Sheehy-Farmer Campus Center, King's College, Wilkes-Barre. Meet the artists at a Gallery Talk and reception 6 to 8 p.m. March 15. Through April 5: Hours: 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. 208-5900, ext. 5328.
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. Through March 17: noon to 4:30 p.m. Tuesdays through Sundays. 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. No weekend hours during spring break March 2 to 10. 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.
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.
FUTURE EXHIBITS
Three Artists: Three Years Later, a group show by artist Ryan Hnat, ceramic potter Skip Sensbach and photographer Marguerite Fuller. Opens March 15 with a reception 5 to 8 p.m. 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.
Architectural Gems, pen-and-ink drawings of iconic landmarks of Lackawanna College by Mark Ciocca. Opens March 15 with a reception 5 to 8 p.m. Also: A Gallery Talk by the artist who discusses the architectural 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 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, Covington Township. 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, Covington Township. 9 a.m. to noon March 23. $20 includes materials. Registration: 842-1506.
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.
Gallery Talk and Workshop, with fiber artist 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.
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.
Art of Rich Scott, paintings of local buildings and areas of Wyoming Valley. Through April 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.
Student Exhibition, the 25th annual show 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 photographs. 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.
ANNOUNCEMENTS
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.
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