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    'Exposed!'

    'Exposed!'

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    Through Oct. 19

    Like seemingly every Vermont town this summer, Stowe is under construction. That work has precluded the 28th annual outdoor sculpture exhibit “Exposed.” from siting works downtown and along the bike path, as in previous years. Helen Day Art Center has scaled back, hosting just two sculptors on the gallery’s grounds, but that doesn’t mean the exhibition is minuscule. David Stromeyer, who lives in Vermont and Austin, and Brooklyn-based Tom Fruin both think big. Stromeyer and his wife established Cold Hollow Sculpture Park in Enosburg Falls in 2014, siting numerous large-scale, abstract metal works on its 200 acres. Fruin uses steel and Plexiglas to create outsize sculptures that reference buildings. As always, self-guided cellphone audio tours of the works enhance visitors’ appreciation. at Helen Day Art Center in Stowe. Stowe/Smuggs (map).

    'William Wegman: Outside In'

    'William Wegman: Outside In'

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    Through Oct. 20

    More than 60 works from the renowned artist's collection, including Polaroid photos of his Weimeraners, pages from his handmade book Field Guide to North America and to Other Regions, drawing and postcard paintings. at Pizzagalli Center for Art and Education, Shelburne Museum in Shelburne. Chittenden County (map). $15 general admission; $12 museum members and seniors; $5 students.

    'Contemporary American Regionalism: Vermont Perspectives'

    'Contemporary American Regionalism: Vermont Perspectives'

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    Through Oct. 20

    Using works from the center's permanent collection, the exhibition invites viewers to consider the framework of regionalism and the role art plays in society; guest-curated by Ric Kasini Kadour. at Southern Vermont Arts Center in Manchester. Manchester/Bennington (map).

    'Structures'

    'Structures'

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    Through Oct. 27

    The Rokeby Museum embarked earlier this year on a project, curated by Ric Kasini Kadour, to utilize the historic buildings and grounds as a platform for contemporary art. “Structures” is the second of two such exhibitions this year. Building-related artworks by Meg Walker, Axel Stohlberg, Denis Versweyveld, Judith Rey, Rob Hitzig, Steve Hadeka, Yoko Ono and the late Beverly Buchanan reflect on, respond to or contrast with 11 existing locations while giving them new purpose. at Rokeby Museum in Ferrisburgh. Middlebury Area (map). $5.

    'In Their Element'

    'In Their Element'

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    Through Oct. 31

    An installation of sculptures on the museum grounds by contemporary artists Rodrigo Nava, Jonathan D. Ebinger and Dan Snow. Curated by Carolyn Bauer. at Shelburne Museum in Shelburne. Chittenden County (map).

    22nd Annual North Bennington Outdoor Sculpture Show

    22nd Annual North Bennington Outdoor Sculpture Show

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    Through Nov. 3

    Outdoor sculptures and gallery exhibits featuring 41 artists throughout the historic village. at Various locations around North Bennington in North Bennington. Manchester/Bennington (map).

    Malcolm Morley

    Malcolm Morley

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    Through Dec. 1

    Approximately 40 paintings, sculptures and works on paper created between 1964 and 2016 by the British-born American artist and founder of super-realism. Open for tours 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. at Hall Art Foundation in Reading. Brattleboro/Okemo Valley (map). $10.

    Richard Artschwager

    Richard Artschwager

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    Through Dec. 1

    Some 40 paintings, sculptures and works on paper that reference everyday objects, symbols, people and places, often made from unconventional and industrial materials. The American painter, sculptor and draftsman died in 2011. Open for tours 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. at Hall Art Foundation in Reading. Brattleboro/Okemo Valley (map). $10.

    'From Granite to Gold'

    'From Granite to Gold'

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    Through Oct. 17

    Jonah Mathison-Regan, a student at the University of Vermont, had a most unusual summer internship: creating an exhibition for the Hardwick Historical Society about Burdean Sebert. You might be thinking, Who? Sebert (1900-95) was something of a local celebrity back in the day. The daughter of a local granite cutter, she left home to attend a conservatory in Boston and then perform in a touring entertainment company; she went on to earn an Emmy for her role on a public access television show in Ohio, and eventually returned to Vermont to teach drama and public speaking. “I felt that [Sebert’s] story spoke to the idea that even people from modest origins can go on to do great things,” Mathison-Regan writes, “while at the same time showing the importance of continuing to stay connected to one’s home community.” Now a junior in UVM’s Honors College, he is pursuing a self-designed major combining literature, philosophy and political history. at Hardwick Historical Society in Hardwick. Northeast Kingdom (map).

    'The War of Ideas'

    'The War of Ideas'

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    Through Oct. 25

    Propaganda posters from the collections, spanning the Civil War to World War II and illustrating everything from recruitment to support on the homefront. at Vermont History Center in Barre. Barre/Montpelier (map).

    '200 Years—200 Objects'

    '200 Years—200 Objects'

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    Through Dec. 21

    In the final celebratory year of the university’s bicentennial, the museum exhibits a curated selection of artifacts, documents and images from the school's collections. at Sullivan Museum & History Center, Norwich University in Northfield. Barre/Montpelier (map).

    'Made in Vermont'

    'Made in Vermont'

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    Through Dec. 1

    A group exhibition of new and recently completed work by Vermont artists, including paintings, works on paper and sculpture by Arista Alanis, Steve Budington, Clark Derbes, Jason Galligan-Baldwin and Sarah Letteney. Appointments available 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. at Hall Art Foundation in Reading. Brattleboro/Okemo Valley (map). $10.

    Call to Artists: Botanical Blitz

    Call to Artists: Botanical Blitz

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    Through Nov. 15

    During the coldest months of winter, the gallery will turn into a botanical refuge with paintings and drawings, sculptural works and installations that depict the plant, insect and animal worlds. We are looking for new work, in traditional and nontraditional media, for an exhibition January 21 to March 7, 2020. Deadline: November 15. For details, visit studioplacearts.com. at Studio Place Arts in Barre. Barre/Montpelier (map). $10 / free for SPA members.
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