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THIS WEEK: April 4 to 10, 2014


Crossing Disciplines: Text and Image in the Work of J.M. Dunn, works by the art history professor exploring the intersection between visual images and written words. Included: abstractions based on works by Dante, Cervantes and El Greco. Through April 11 with an exhibit lecture by the artist at 5 tonight in Brennan Hall, followed by a gallery reception at 6. Hope Horn Gallery, Hyland Hall, Jefferson Avenue and Linden Street, University of Scranton.


Sense of Place, photographs by Mikhael Antone including old mills, churches, empty fields and forgotten landfills. Opens tonight with a reception 6 to 8:15. CameraWork Gallery, 515 Center St., Scranton. Through April 29: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays. 570-510-5028.


Ecce: Behold, Observe, Look, a group show by 23 Keystone College seniors including sculpture, graphic design, drawing, painting, ceramics, photography, printmaking, glass and more. Opens tonight with a reception 6 to 9 at both Artists for Art, 514 Lackawanna Ave., Scranton, and Art Works Gallery & Studio, 503 Lackawanna Ave., Scranton. Through April 26: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays. 570-969-1040 or 570-207-1815.


Nature’s Treasures, watercolors and mixed media of the natural world by Linda Kreckel, Joan Rohn and Joan Sayer. Opens Saturday with a reception 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Monroe County Environmental Education Center, 8050 Running Valley Road, Stroudsburg. Through April 30: 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Mondays through Fridays; 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. most Saturdays. Closed April 18 and 19. 570-629-3061.


ONGOING EXHIBITS

Photography by Jones & Jones, works by the husband-and-wife team of Ken and Carol Jones. Vintage Theater, 326 Spruce St., Scranton. Through Saturday: noon to 6 p.m. 570-507-9671.


Courtroom Illustrations from the trial of judges Mark Ciavarella and Michael Conahan during the “Kids for Cash” scandal. Through Thursday at the Dietrich Theater, 60 E. Tioga St., Tunkhannock. Open during movie screenings. 570-996-1500.


Shadow Galaxy, an exhibit by artist Tom Sorresso, who uses enamel spray paint “to create unexplored worlds and delve into the human imagination.” Widmann Gallery, Sheehy-Farmer Campus Center, King’s College, Wilkes-Barre. Through April 14: 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. 570-208-5900, ext. 5328.


Thomas Dougherty: Landscape and Figure Paintings, works in oil by the Dallas artist along with recent watercolors by Nanticoke artist John Clark. Pauly Friedman Art Gallery, Misericordia University, 301 Lake St., Dallas. Through April 15: 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. 570-674-6250.


Exceptional Art — Exceptional Artists, works by artists from Verve Vertu Center of the Deutsch Institute. Speech-Language Pathology Department, Misericordia University, 301 Lake St., Dallas. On display through April 30: 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. 570-674-8255.


R & R + H: Image/Word, works by fiber artist Rose M. Wright along with illustrations by Hannah Rawe from the book “The Cat, the Sun and the Mirror” by Robert Anderson. Dietrich Theater, 60 E. Tioga St., Tunkhannock. Through April 30: open during movie screenings. 570-996-1500.


Studio Views, works by Georgiana Cray Bart and her students including Betsy Johnson, Diane Grant Czajkowski, Sharon Cox, Joan Chisarick, Ellen Zemler, Birute Williams, Julia Priest and many more. Through May 3: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays. 570-823-0518.


Ever-Changing Light, recent landscape paintings by Collier B. Parker including pieces painted along the Lackawanna River and in Tuscany, Italy. Suraci Gallery, Marywood University, 2300 Adams Ave., Scranton. Through May 3: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays, Thursdays and Fridays; 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays; 1 to 4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. 570-348-6207.


A World Apart: The Legacy of George Gabin, paintings by the late artist, whose works have been described as “meticulous representation.” Sordoni Art Gallery, Stark Learning Center, 150 S. River St., Wilkes University, Wilkes-Barre. Through May 11: noon to 4:30 p.m. Tuesdays through Sundays. 570-408-4325.


Art Display by Denise Tomasura, Mike Silver and Cindy Dozpat, members of the North Mountain Art League. Through May 30 at MultiCounty Land Abstract Company, 21 E. Main St., Bloomsburg. 570-784-4880.


D-Day 1944: Accept Nothing Less Than Full Victory, an exhibit on the planning, execution and aftermath of the Allied invasion of Normandy in June 1944 with historic photographs and artifacts to commemorate the 70th anniversary of D-Day. Also: “WWII on the Homefront,” a community art exhibit with new works created by members of local historical societies, veterans associations and regional schools representing elements of life on the homefront. Everhart Museum, 1901 Mulberry St., Scranton. Through June 16: noon to 4 p.m. Mondays, Thursdays and Fridays; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays; noon to 5 p.m. Sundays. 570-346-7186.


She Rolled Up Her Sleeves: Luzerne County’s Women at Work, a tribute to working women with photographs, ephemera, machines, uniforms and 20 quilts from the museum’s collection. Luzerne County Historical Society Museum, 69 S. Franklin St., Wilkes-Barre. Through Aug. 30: noon to 2 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays; noon to 4 p.m. Saturdays. 570-823-6244.


WYSO: The Coal Connection, the art of Frank Wysochansky, whose paintings and sculptures document the life and work of anthracite coal miners and their families in the 20th century. Anthracite Heritage Museum, 22 Bald Mountain Road, McDade Park, Scranton. Through Oct. 31: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays; noon to 5 p.m. Sundays. 570-963-4804.


FUTURE


ArtCycled: A Recycled Art Exhibit, artwork made from traditional art supplies, recyclables and trash. Opens April 11 with a reception 6 to 8 p.m. Schulman Gallery, Luzerne County Community College, 1333 S. Prospect St., Nanticoke. Through April 22: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. 570-740-0732.


Artist Celebration, art work by the top 10 visual artists from WVIA-TV’s 2013-14 Artist of the Week program and participants in the 2014 Congressional Arts Competition. Opens April 11 with a reception 6 to 9 p.m. at Mainstreet Galleries, 370 Pierce St., Kingston. Through May 3: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays through Fridays; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays. 570-287-5589.


Senior Art Exhibition, works by more than 60 undergraduate art students. Opens April 12 with a reception 2 to 4 p.m. Mahady Gallery, Marywood University, 2300 Adams Ave., Scranton. Through April 27: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays, Thursdays and Fridays; 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays; 1 to 4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. 570-348-6207.


Student Exhibition, works by students in mass communication, sculpture and drawing classes. Opens April 18 with a reception scheduled 2 to 4 p.m. April 30. Widmann Gallery, Sheehy-Farmer Campus Center, King’s College, Wilkes-Barre. Through May 23: 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. 570-208-5900, ext. 5328.


Mary Bove: Recent Works, a solo photography exhibit by the Wapwallopen artist. April 21 to 29 at the MacDonald Art Gallery, Misericordia University, 301 Lake St., Dallas. Hours: 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. 570-674-6250.


Earth Day Exhibit, eco-friendly art works made from recycled materials. Opens April 22 and runs through May 5 with a First Friday reception May 2. Vintage Theater, 326 Spruce St., Scranton. Noon to 6 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays. 570-507-9671.


Student Exhibition, including three-dimensional designs, drawings and paintings. April 27 to May 9 with a reception 6 to 8 p.m. on May 2. Hope Horn Gallery, Hyland Hall, Jefferson Avenue and Linden Street, University of Scranton. Hours: noon to 4 p.m. Sundays through Fridays; 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesdays. 570-941-4214.


Backyard Pocono Wildlife, photography of the natural world by Nancy Hopping including eagles, foxes, bobcats, bears and wildflowers. Opens May 3 with a reception 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Monroe County Environmental Education Center, 8050 Running Valley Road, Stroudsburg. Through June 2: 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Mondays through Fridays; 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. most Saturdays. Closed May 24 and 26. 570-629-3061.


Graduate Exhibition, a group show by Master of Arts candidates Ahdab Bazerbay (painting) and Justin Hayden and Danielle M. Zito (art education). Opens May 3 with a reception 5 to 7 p.m. Mahady Gallery, Marywood University, 2300 Adams Ave., Scranton. Through June 13: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays, Thursdays and Fridays; 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays; 1 to 4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. 570-348-6207.


Lillian Ventrelli: Watercolors and Acrylics, works depicting the natural world of the Pocono Mountains. Opens June 7 with a reception 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Monroe County Environmental Education Center, 8050 Running Valley Road, Stroudsburg. Through June 30: 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Mondays through Fridays; 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. most Saturdays. Closed June 13. 570-629-3061.


Sharks! A multidisciplinary exhibit highlighting the power of sharks in nature and popular conception including photography of South Africa’s great white sharks, shark-related artworks and cultural artifacts. Everhart Museum, 1901 Mulberry St., Scranton. July 5 to Sept. 8: noon to 4 p.m. Mondays, Thursdays and Fridays; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays; noon to 5 p.m. Sundays. 570-346-7186.


Sacred Symbols in Sequins, works by skilled Haitian flag makers that form mosaics of religious imagery of Europe and America as well as symbols brought from Africa centuries ago by captive slaves. Everhart Museum, 1901 Mulberry St., Scranton. Sept. 26 to Dec. 29: noon to 4 p.m. Mondays, Thursdays and Fridays; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays; noon to 5 p.m. Sundays. 570-346-7186.


ANNOUNCEMENTS


Fine Arts Fiesta Art Submissions for the adult and student juried exhibits will be accepted 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. April 12 at Fiesta Central, 10-14 S. Main St., Wilkes-Barre. $9 first entry; $6 each additional. Applications can be downloaded at fineartsfiesta.org.


Eco-Friendly Art Works, made from recycled materials, are being sought for an art exhibit opening on Earth Day at the Vintage Theater, 326 Spruce St., Scranton. Submit entries digitally to info@scrantonsvintagetheater.com by April 15. 570-507-9671.

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