THIS WEEK: July 19 to 25, 2013
Fine Art, Illustration and Everything in Between, works by Gerry Stankiewicz focusing on character-driven nostalgic digital illustrations and traditional drawings from the model. Opens tonight with a reception 5 to 8. Wyoming Valley Art League, 130 S. Franklin St., Wilkes-Barre. Through Aug. 12 with hours by appointment. 822-2010.
Art Exhibit, oil paintings by Thomas Stapleton, ceramics by Barbara Shaffer and photography by Charles Shaffer. Opens tonight with a reception 5 to 8. Marquis Art and Frame, 122 S. Main St., Wilkes-Barre. Through Sept. 7: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays. 823-0518.
Third Friday Art Walk, with exhibits at 16 downtown venues including Art Seen Gallery, Barnes & Noble Wilkes-King’s Bookstore, Wyoming Valley Art League, Marquis Art and Frame, Outrageous, Shambala, the Osterhout Free Library, King’s College, F.M. Kirby Center, Downtown Arts, Frank Clark Jewelers and more. 5 to 8 tonight. Details at thirdfridaywb.com.
Art Exhibit, with paintings by Travis Prince, Joanne Benson, Lisa Cunningham and Chris Lathrop; photography by Joe Statuto and steel sculpture by Basil Kutch. Opens tonight with a reception 5 to 7 at B & B Art Gallery, 222 Northern Blvd., Clarks Summit. Through Aug. 9: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Sundays. 585-2525.
Three Female Artists, exploring the mysteries of life and time through collage, printmaking, clay and found objects with works by Kathleen Hayeck, Ellen Jamiolkowski and Mary Grace Yanashot. ArtWorks Gallery and Studio, 503 Lackawanna Ave., Scranton. Through July 25: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays; 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays. 207-1815.
Parallel Practices, paintings by California artist Laura Borneman including abstract East and West coast landscapes and citiscapes. Artists for Art Gallery, 514 Lackawanna Ave., Scranton. Through July 26: noon to 5 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays. 969-1040.
Serenity in Print, photographs on canvas by Michael Pyle. Camerawork Gallery, 515 Center St., Scranton. Through July 30: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays. 510-5028.
Flora, Fauna, Feathers and Fun, paintings from the world of nature by nonagenarian Marion Meyer. Monroe County Environmental Education Center, 8050 Running Valley Road, Stroudsburg. Through July 30: 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Mondays through Fridays; 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. most Saturdays. 629-3061.
Marylou Chibirka: Portraits, Landscapes and Florals, works by the Dalton artist at the Pauly Friedman Art Gallery along with “Todd Jeffreys: Wheel Thrown Clay Works” and “Tim Weaver: Recent Watercolors” in the adjacent MacDonald Art Gallery. Misericordia University, 301 Lake St., Dallas. Through July 31: 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.
Art of Lavona Daniels and Christine Sheffler. Wyoming County Courthouse Gallery, 1 Courthouse Square, Tunkhannock. Through July 31: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. 836-3200.
Civil War Remembered: Our Service, Our History, local treasures and memorabilia including a diorama of the Battle of Gettysburg, uniforms, post-war photos of local soldiers, ammunition, coins and letters. Dietrich Theater, 60 E. Tioga St., Tunkhannock. Through July 31. Open during movie screenings. 996-1500.
Something from Nothing, sculptures, paintings and pen-and-ink drawings by the Jim Thorpe reclamation artist. Marquis Art and Frame, 515 Center St., Scranton. Through July 31: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays through Fridays; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays. 344-3313.
Art of Danielle Patterson, works in colored pencil, charcoal, watercolor and pastels by the Kutztown University sophomore. Citizens Bank, Welles Street and Wyoming Avenue, Forty Fort. Through July 31: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays; 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Fridays; 9 a.m. to noon Saturdays. 675-5094.
A Few of My Favorite Things, 50 color and black-and-white photographs by Michelle Leonard of Pikes Creek ranging from flowers and architecture to motorcycles and people. Widmann Gallery, Sheehy-Farmer Campus Center, King’s College, Wilkes-Barre. Through Aug. 2: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. 208-5900, ext. 5328.
Our People, Our Land, Our Images, 51 works of photography of indigenous people taken by three generations of indigenous photographers from North and South America, the Middle East and New Zealand. Through Aug. 11 at the Sordoni Art Gallery, Stark Learning Center, 150 S. River St., Wilkes University, Wilkes-Barre. Noon to 4 p.m. Thursdays through Sundays. 408-4325.
Frank Wyso: Coal Country, an exhibit focusing on the anthracite coal region by regional outsider artist Frank Wysochansky. Eckley Miners Village, Highland Road, off Route 940, Eckley. Through Aug. 31: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays; noon to 5 p.m. Sundays. 636-2070.
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 Museum, 69 S. Franklin St., Wilkes-Barre. Through Aug. 31: noon to 2 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays; noon to 4 p.m. Saturdays. 823-6244.
Toulouse-Lautrec and His World, the art and life of the French impressionist who painted during the Belle Epoque Era, capturing its famous singers, actors and other characters of the cabarets and cafes. Included: 150 works on paper accompanied by passages from French literature, photographs and other objects. Allentown Art Museum, 31 N. Fifth St. Through Sept. 1: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays; noon to 4 p.m. Sundays. 610-432-4333.
Luzerne County in the Civil War. Luzerne County Historical Society Museum, 69 S. Franklin St., Wilkes-Barre. Through Dec. 21: noon to 2 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays; noon to 4 p.m. Saturdays. 823-6244.
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 2014: 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. 674-8255.
A Vision of Three, art work by Rob Hay, Ryan Ward and Mark Webber. Opens July 26 with a reception 6 to 8 p.m. at the Schulman Gallery, Luzerne County Community College, 1333 S. Prospect St., Nanticoke. Through Aug. 8: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. 740-0732.
Phone-tography Exhibit, photographs taken with cell phones. Schulman Gallery, Luzerne County Community College, 1333 S. Prospect St., Nanticoke. Aug. 16 to Sept. 5. Open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. 740-0732.
Northeastern Biennial Twenty Thirteen, the 7th juried exhibition of works by area artists shown in four Lackawanna County venues. Oct. 19 to Nov. 13 at the Mahady Gallery of Marywood University, the Hope Horn Gallery of the University of Scranton, the AFA Gallery and ArtWorks Gallery, both in downtown Scranton. 348-6211.