Shows Events in Middlebury Area with Image | Seven Days | Vermont's Independent Voice

stuff to do

Showing results for:

Start over
  • 11 total results

    'Structures'

    'Structures'

    Tools

    Through Oct. 27

    An exhibition repurposing the museum's historic spaces as settings for contemporary art features work by Meg Walker, Axel Stohlberg, Dennis Versweyveld, Judith Rey, Steve Hadeka, Rob Hitzig and Yoko Ono. An international exhibition of mail art is in the Tourist Cabin. at Rokeby Museum in Ferrisburgh. Middlebury Area (map). $5.

    'Ice Shanties: Fishing, People & Culture'

    'Ice Shanties: Fishing, People & Culture'

    Tools

    Through Aug. 31

    An exhibition of large-format photographs featuring the structures, people and culture of ice fishing by Vermont-based Colombian photographer Federico Pardo. Includes audio reflections from shanty owners drawn from interviews by VFC. at Vermont Folklife Center in Middlebury. Middlebury Area (map).

    Penny Billings

    Penny Billings

    Tools

    Through Aug. 31

    "Light and the Tonalist Landscape," contemporary realist paintings. at Edgewater Gallery at Middlebury Falls in Middlebury. Middlebury Area (map).

    Andrew Marks

    Andrew Marks

    Tools

    Through Aug. 31

    Born in New York City, Andrew Marks graduated from Middlebury College in 1966, but the education didn’t exactly prepare him for a vocation. After running through a series of varied part-time jobs, he met a working artist and it essentially changed his life. Long a pipe aficionado, Marks returned to Vermont and set about carving, from a stash of briar burl, beautiful and sophisticated smoking pipes — for 40 years. His reputation for these carefully crafted items is international. But eventually Marks began to pursue additional artistic outlets; the Henry Sheldon Museum in Middlebury is now exhibiting a selection of his “fantasy creatures.” Also made from burl, and mounted on stone, the small animals were inspired by the fetish carvings of the Zuni tribe, who believe that all things are imbued with spirit. at Henry Sheldon Museum of Vermont History in Middlebury. Middlebury Area (map).

    Rose Umerlik

    Rose Umerlik

    Tools

    Through Aug. 31

    A thought-provoking title on a work of art, or an entire exhibition, may cause viewers to look more closely and think more deeply. That is certainly the case with Rose Umerlik’s solo show of abstract paintings, collectively titled “The Human Experience,” at Northern Daughters in Vergennes. The vaguely organic shapes and flat planes of color, created with graphite and oil on panel, are by no means representational. Only the complex layering and subtle interactions of elements suggest the meaning Umerlik seems to intend. But the artist, who lives in Jeffersonville, gives us satisfying compositions of line and form regardless of connotation. at Northern Daughters in Vergennes. Middlebury Area (map).

    Rory Jackson

    Rory Jackson

    Tools

    Through Aug. 31

    Lots of Vermonters have a summer camp by a lake, and plenty of flatlanders have second homes in Vermont. But local artist Rory Jackson spends his non-Vermont time in a more unexpected locale: Ghana. Specifically, the peninsula known as Cape Three Points. Whether surrounded by Addison County farmland or West African beaches, Jackson feels at home. at Edgewater Gallery on the Green in Middlebury. Middlebury Area (map).

    Brenda Myrick

    Brenda Myrick

    Tools

    Through Aug. 31

    New work in acrylic and oil. at Bristol Cliffs Café in Bristol. Middlebury Area (map).

    'The Landscape Architecture of Dan Kiley'

    'The Landscape Architecture of Dan Kiley'

    Tools

    Through Sept. 1

    A touring retrospective exhibition in celebration of the internationally renowned, Vermont-based landscape architect (1912-2004), featuring four dozen photographs of his designs, biographical information and interpretive analysis. In partnership with the Vermont chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects, the Cultural Landscape Foundation in Washington, D.C., and the Vermont Division for Historic Preservation. at Henry Sheldon Museum of Vermont History in Middlebury. Middlebury Area (map).

    Sally J. Smith

    Sally J. Smith

    Tools

    Through Sept. 1

    "Whimsical Wonders: Fairy Houses From Nature," very tiny dwellings by the New York State artist. at Henry Sheldon Museum of Vermont History in Middlebury. Middlebury Area (map).

    'Before Houdini: The Making of a Graphic Novel'

    'Before Houdini: The Making of a Graphic Novel'

    Tools

    Through Sept. 22

    Images that show the stages of development of the book by author Jeremy Holt and illustrator John Lucas. at Jackson Gallery, Town Hall Theater in Middlebury. Middlebury Area (map).

    'Being Human'

    'Being Human'

    Tools

    Through Sept. 7

    Photographs from around the globe that document the exploration of human emotions, gestures and endeavors. at PhotoPlace Gallery in Middlebury. Middlebury Area (map).
    Showing 1-11 of 11 total results in this search.

    Popular Events

    • Leggy, Greaseface @ Monkey House

      • Sun., Aug. 25, 8 p.m. $7
    • Cycle 4 CMT @ The Old Lantern Inn & Barn

    • Lake Champlain Chamber Music Festival @ Various Chittenden County locations

      • Through Aug. 25 $225 for grand festival pass; prices vary for individual events.
    • 'Arabesque' @ Catamount Arts Center

      • Mon., Aug. 26, 7 p.m. Free.
    • 'Slow Food' @ Dorset Playhouse

      • Thursdays-Saturdays, 7:30 p.m., Sun., Aug. 25, 2 p.m., Fri., Aug. 30, 2 p.m. and Sat., Aug. 31, 2 p.m. Continues through Aug. 31 $48-58.
      • Comments (1)

    Keep up with us Seven Days a week!

    Sign up for our fun and informative
    newsletters:

    All content © 2019 Da Capo Publishing, Inc. 255 So. Champlain St. Ste. 5, Burlington, VT 05401
    Website powered by Foundation