On exhibit in RI art galleries and museums, March 16 weekend

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"Roses," an oil painting by Emma Swan, is part of the exhibit "Making Her Mark" at the Providence Art Club.

EVENTS

Gallery Night Providence: Thu 5-9 p.m. 490-2042. Buses travel the neighborhoods of Providence bringing people to galleries, museums and historic sites. For more information, visit gallerynight.info.


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EXHIBITS

Greater Providence

ArtProv Gallery: 150 Chestnut St., third floor, Providence. 641-5182, artprovidence.com. “Henry’s Kids,” works by former students of Enrico “Henry” Pinardi, who taught at Rhode Island College from 1976-1995. Closes Sat. Wed-Fri 11 a.m.-2 p.m. and by appt.

AS220 Project Space: 93 Mathewson St., Providence. “Please Touch,” four interactive installation pieces by Allison Paschke, and “Textures of Time,” an installation by Liliana Fijman (Reading Room). Close March 25. Wed-Fri 1-6 p.m., Sat noon-4 p.m. and by appointment.

AS220 Main Gallery: 115 Empire St., Providence. 831-9327, as220.org. “NOT Compatible,” new work by John Paul McCaughey; “Two Weeks of Sunday,” new work by Douglas Breault; and (Open Window) “Happiness from a Distance Resembles Terror,” drawings by Dennis Wagle. Close March 25. Wed-Fri 1-6 p.m., Sat noon-4 p.m. and by appointment.

AS220 Resident Gallery: 131 Washington St., Providence. “Can We Talk About It,” works by AS220 residents responding to current political events. Closes March 25. Wed-Fri 1-6 p.m., Sat noon-4 p.m. and by appt.

Atrium Gallery: William Powers Administration Building, 1 Capitol Hill, Providence. 5th Annual Paul V. Sherlock Memorial Art Show, works by VSA Arts of R.I. artists with disabilities. Artist reception Thu from 1-2:30 p.m. Closes March 27. Mon-Fri 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

BankRI Pitman Street Gallery: 137 Pitman St., Providence. 574-1330. The Italian Landscape: Watercolors by Patricia Almonte. Closes April 5. Mon-Thu 9 a.m.-6 p.m., Fri 9 a.m.-7 p.m. and Sat 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Bannister Gallery: Roberts Hall, Rhode Island College, 600 Mt. Pleasant Ave., Providence. 456-9765, ric.edu/bannister. Qigu “Sy” Jiang, paintings offering a unique vision of the meeting of Chinese and American cultures. Closes March 24. Tue-Fri noon-8 p.m.

Blackstone River Theatre Art Gallery: 549 Broad St., Cumberland. 474-0332. “The Abstract Art of Duke Robillard” can be viewed two hours before and during scheduled theater events. Closes April 8.

Blackstone Valley Visitors Center: 175 Main St., Pawtucket. 724-2200, centerbytheblackstone.com. “Remembrance: Art as Memory Keeper,” exhibition of Jonathan Sharlin, photographs of Rhode Island survivors of the Holocaust during World War II in Europe. Closes April 30. Mon-Fri 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

"It says we're not real", photographs by Victoria Crayhon at Cade Tompkins Projects
“It says we’re not real”, photographs by Victoria Crayhon at Cade Tompkins Projects

Cade Tompkins Projects: 198 Hope St., Providence. 751-4888, cadetompkins.com. “It Says We’re Not Real,” photographs by Victoria Crayhon. Closes April 8. Weekdays by appt; Sat 10 a.m.-6 p.m.

Cohen Gallery: Granoff Center, 154 Angell St., Providence. “Message from the Gyre,” works by photographer Chris Jordan. Opening reception Fri from 6-7:30 p.m. Closes March 24. Mon-Fri 8:30 a.m.-10 p.m., Sat-Sun noon-6 p.m.

David Winton Bell Gallery: List Art Center, Brown University, 64 College St., Providence. 863-2932, brown.edu/campus-life/arts/bell-gallery/. Pierre Huyghe’s “Untited (Human Mask)” and Gabriel Martinez’ “Mountain War Time,” begin Fri with opening receptions at 5:30 p.m. Closes May 28. Mon-Wed, Fri 11 a.m.-4 p.m.; Thu 1-9 p.m.; Sat-Sun 1-4 p.m.

Dryden Gallery at Providence Picture Frame: 27 Dryden Lane, Providence. 421-6196, ProvidencePictureFrame.com. Photographs by Life magazine photographer Ed Clark (1911-2000). Closes June 3. Paintings by Mike Bryce. Closes April 29. Mon-Sat 8:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m.

Gallery 175: 175 Main St., Pawtucket, gallery175.com. “Arena — Passions of the Electorate,” photographs by Gary Duehr that capture a wide array of emotional responses to the current political environment. Closes May 5. Daily 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Gallery Z
Gallery Z

Gallery Z: 259 Atwells Ave., Providence. 454-8844, galleryzprov.com. “Drawings & Studies,” works by Harut Aghajanian, Kevork Mourad, Judith Ferrara, Robert Elibekian, Julian Penrose, Karnig Nalbandian, Erin Starr, Ben Weiss, Lazar Artazian, Brian MacNeil, Hriar Aprahamian, Richard Carlson, Emily J. Parks, William Fowler and Reuben Nakian. Opening reception Thu 5-9 p.m. Closes April 2. Wed, Sun, noon-6 p.m., Thu-Sat noon-8 p.m. and by appointment.

Haffenreffer Museum of Anthropology: Manning Hall, 21 Prospect St., Providence, 863-2065, brown.edu/Facilities/Haffenreffer/. “Northern Horizons, Global Visions: J. Louis Giddings and the Invention of the Haffenreffer Museum of Anthropology” and “Brewed for Thought: A Cross-Cultural Exploration of Beer and Brewing.” Tue-Sun 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

John Hay Library: Brown University, 20 Prospect St., Providence. “Bamoula! Black Music Before the Blues,” an exhibition of printed artifacts of the shared African- and European-based musical tradition established in Colonial America. Closes May 5. Mon-Thu 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Sun noon-110 p.m.

Museum of Work & Culture: 42 South Main St., Woonsocket. 769-9695, rihs.org. Rhode Island Consortium for Autism Research exhibit, “Through Our Eyes,” works created by artists on the autism spectrum, begins Sat with an opening reception from 1-3 p.m. Closes April 30. Tue-Fri 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m., Sat 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Sun 1-4 p.m.

Providence Art Club: 11 Thomas St., Providence. 331-1114, providenceartclub.org. “Making Her Mark: The Women Artists of the Providence Art Club 1880” (Maxwell Mays Gallery) and “The Archives: The Founding Story and Highlights of the Providence Art Club,” (Dodge House Gallery). Close March 31. Mon-Fri noon-4 p.m., Sat-Sun 2

Reliable Gold Jewelers: 9 Wayland Square, Providence. 861-1414. Oil paintings by Vincent Castaldi. Closes March 31. Tue-Fri 9:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Sat 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m.

RISD Museum: 224 Benefit St., Providence, 454-6500, risdmuseum.org. “Inventing Impressionism.” Closes June 11. Tue-Sun 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

URI Feinstein Providence Campus: 80 Washington St., Providence. 277-5206, uri.edu/prov/arts. 30 Years of Women’s History exhibit (first- and second-floor lobby galleries). Closes March 31. Mon-Thu, 9 a.m.-9 p.m., Fri, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

Woonsocket Public Library: 303 Clinton St. 769-9044. PACE Organization of Rhode Island’s “With These Hands,” a living-history art collection of works by older adults from the Woonsocket and surrounding communities. Closes March 31. Mon, Wed, Thu 9 a.m.-9 p.m., Tue, Fri, Sat 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Yellow Peril Gallery: 60 Valley St., No. 5 (at The Plant), Providence. 861-1535, yellowperilgallery.com. “Take Only What You Can Carry With You,” works by Lauren Fejarang, Andrea Frank, Daniel Giordano, Kathy Goodell, Matt Harle, Matt Mahoney and Martin Smick. Closes April 8. Sat noon-5 p.m. and by appt.

East Bay/Newport

Coleman Center for Creative Studies: 26 Liberty St., Newport. 848-2787. 2017 Regional K-8 Youth Art Month Exhibit. Closes March 31. Mon-Fri 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Sat 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

DeBlois Gallery: 134 Aquidneck Ave., Middletown. 847-9977, debloisgallery.com. “What Scares Me the Most? (or) “What Gives Me Hope?,” interpretations of two themes in various media. Closes March 26. Wed-Sun noon-5 p.m.

Grimshaw Gudewicz Art Gallery: Bristol Community College, 777 Elsbree St., Fall River. (508) 678-2631, bristolcc.edu/gallery. “Figuratiavely Speaking,” works by Deborah Baldizar, Pamela Hoss, Judy Volkmann and V.F. Wolf. Closes April 7. Mon-Fri 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Sat 1-4 p.m.

imagoAlexandra Broches -- Fritz always had a worried look, color photograph, archival pigment, print, 29"x 24"
At Imago – Alexandra Broches — “Fritz always had a worried look”, color photograph, archival pigment, print, 29″x 24″

Imago Gallery: 36 Market St., Warren. 245-3348, imagofoundation4art.org. 2017 R.I. State Council on the Arts Fellowship Exhibition. Closes April 2. Thu 4-8 p.m.; Fri-Sat noon-8 p.m., Sun 11 a.m.-3 p.m.

National Museum of American Illustration: Vernon Court, 492 Bellevue Ave., Newport. 851-8949, ext. 18, americanillustration.org. “Secrets Behind the Wall: The Don Trachte Replicas”; “Norman Rockwell and His Contemporaries”; “John Rogers: The Norman Rockwell of Statuary”; “The American Muse”; and “Advertising as Art.” Fri 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Public guided tour Fri 3 p.m. $18; $16 seniors/military; $12 students with ID; $8 children 5-12 (children under 5 not admitted).

Newport Art Museum: 76 Bellevue Ave., Newport. 848-8200, newportartmuseum.org. “Looking Closely at What Is Not There,” works by Kate Blacklock. Closes May 7. “New Light Through Old Windows,” works by Lindsey Beal and Ron Cowie. Closes April 16. “Looking Forward, Looking Back,” works by Jay Lacouture. Closes May 14. Recent Acquisitions. Close May 7. Newport Annual Members’ Juried Exhibition begins Sat. Closes May 21. Tue-Sat 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Sun noon-4 p.m.

Rogers Free Library: 525 Hope St., Bristol. “Reflections” closes April 5. Mon-Thu 9 a.m.-8 p.m., Fri-Sat 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

West Bay/South County

"Dana" by Lois Lawrence at the Artist Cooperative Gallery of Westerly.
“Dana” by Lois Lawrence at the Artist Cooperative Gallery of Westerly.

Artists’ Cooperative Gallery of Westerly: 7 Canal St., Westerly. 596-2221, westerlyarts.com. “Alchemy — the Magic of Transformation,” works by Lois Lawrence and Carol Schmedinghoff. Closes April 2. Wed-Sat 11 a.m.-7 p.m., Sun 1-5 p.m.

East Greenwich Free Library: 82 Pierce St., East Greenwich. 884-9510, eastgreenwichartclub.org. “Spring Fling,” works by members of the East Greenwich Art Club. Closes March 31. Mon-Thu 10 a.m.-8 p.m., Fri-Sat 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Kettle Pond Visitors Center: 50 Bend Rd., Charlestown. 364-9124. Nature-inspired works by residents of Brightview Commons Senior Living in South Kingstown. Closes March 31. Daily 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

La Galeria del Pueblo/The Village Gallery: 2154 Broad St., Cranston. 486-9095, lagaleriadelpueblori.org. “La Naturaleza — Nature,” paintings by Argelis Almonte and photographs by José Ramirez. Closes March 31. Thu 3-5 p.m., Fri 3-6 p.m., Sat 11 a.m.-4 p.m. and by appt.

Warwick Center for the Arts: 3259 Post Rd., Warwick. 737-0010, warwickcfa.org. “Journeys: A Travelers Perspective,” works by Irish painter Yvonne King and local artists. Closes March 31. Wed, Fri 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Thu 1-6 p.m., Sat noon-3 p.m.