Vermont Arts Council
Left to right: Rutland's Ethnic Festival, photo by Shawn Pemrick; a Catamount Arts concert in 2019; Vermont Symphony Orchestra at Farmers' Night in the Statehouse; JAG Productions' Theater on the Hill, photo by Lars Blackmore; Festival of Fools in Burlington, photo by Kyle Tansley.

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Header image: (Left to right) Rutland’s Ethnic Festival, photo by Shawn Pemrick; a Catamount Arts concert in 2019; Vermont Symphony Orchestra at Farmers’ Night in the Statehouse; JAG Productions’ Theater on the Hill, photo by Lars Blackmore; Festival of Fools in Burlington, photo by Kyle Tansley.


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Hand in Glove

VTSU Castleton Bank Gallery 104 Merchants Row, Rutland, VT, United States

Join us for the reception of artist and photographer Nick Mango, Nov 11, 5:30-7:00pm. Nick created this exhibit titled Hand in Glove, a series of portraits of Tinmouth community members juxtaposed with the gloves they wear for their work or avocation. “Look at a glove and it speaks volumes. The rips where it caught on […]


Annual Holiday Exhibit and Shoppe Opening Reception

Chaffee Art Center 16 S Main Street, Rutland VT 05701, Rutland, VT, VT, United States

The Chaffee Art Center invites the community to our Annual Holiday Exhibit & Shoppe Opening Reception on Friday, November 17th from 5pm to 7pm. Enjoy holiday music, wine, hot cocoa bar and holiday sweets while you explore the one-of-a-kind handmade treasures that are perfect for gifting this holiday season. Please plan on joining us to […]


NXT Gallery: Sarah H. Paulson: Dragon Land: Opening Reception

Next Stage Arts 15 Kimball Hill Road, Putney, VT, United States

Image: Volcano (#15 of 19), 2023 natural pigment, charcoal, graphite, and pastel on paper 21 x 30 ½ inches / 28 ½ x 30 ¼ inches (framed) The NXT Gallery is pleased to present Dragon Land, an exhibition of paintings by artist Sarah H. Paulson, with an artist reception and opening Sunday, November 19, 4-6 […]

Event Series Dan Gottsegen Open Studio

Dan Gottsegen Open Studio

Dan Gottsegen Studio 81 Garvin Hill Road, Woodstock, United States

We are hosting an Open Studio on Thanksgiving Weekend: Saturday, November 25 and Sunday, November 26, 12:00 – 5:30 PM. This is an opportunity to see new work (and some older work too). We will be showing paintings, works on paper, and giclee prints of some work. For those so inclined, work will be discounted […]


Show 58 and Under $100 Holiday Market, December

The Front 6 Barre St, Montpelier

It is that special time of year again. The Front will open its Group Shows, Show 58 with an Art Walk reception Friday December 1; both shows will continue all December on Fridays from 4-7 and Saturdays /Sundays from 11-5. This collaborative gallery is in downtown Montpelier at 6 Barre Street. There are 23 member […]


AVA Gallery and Art Center, Open House

AVA Gallery and Art Center 11 Bank St, Lebanon, NH, United States

AVA will host an Open House: Saturday, December 2, 11-4 PM and an Artist Reception and Holiday Celebration 5-7 PM. The open house will feature family fun throughout our expansive campus which includes six exhibition spaces, twenty art studios, art classrooms, and our state-of-the-art sculptural studies facility- featuring woodworking, welding, and ceramic studio. Open artist […]

Event Series Dan Welden Solo 100

Dan Welden Solo 100

Mitchell-Giddings Fine Arts 181-183 Main Street, Brattleboro, VT, United States

Mitchell•Giddings Fine Arts, Brattleboro, is honored to present Dan Welden: Solo 100, opening with an artist reception 5 - 7 pm, Sat. Oct 21, and continuing through Jan 14, 2024. An artist talk and demonstration are scheduled for Thursday, Nov. 30, 5 pm. Regular gallery hours: Th - Sat 11 - 5; Sun 12 - […]

Event Series Altered Layers

Altered Layers

Furchgott Sourdiffe Gallery 86 Falls Rd, Shelburne, VT, United States

Altered Layers: The Winter Show featuring Elizabeth Nelson along with Bonnie Acker, Miriam Adams, Elizabeth Allen, Philip Hagopian, Holly Hauser, Kate Longmaid, David Maille, Janet McKenzie, Ken Russack, Jessica Scriver, Carolyn Shattuck, and Barbara Wagner. Exhibit Open December 1, 2023 - January 31, 2024. Reception Friday, December 1, 5-7pm.

Event Series Joan Feierabend: Multitudes

Joan Feierabend: Multitudes

AVA Gallery and Art Center 11 Bank St, Lebanon, NH, United States

Vermont artist, Joan Feierabend: Multitudes, October 6-November 4, 2023 in The Linda Roesch Visual Arts Gallery at AVA Gallery, Lebanon, NH. Opening reception, Friday, October 6, 5-7PM, an informal talk at 6PM. Featuring 365 works, all proceeds will be generously donated to support AVA Gallery. Open Tuesday thru Saturday, 11-5PM.

Event Series Terry Ekasala: Layers of Time

Terry Ekasala: Layers of Time

Burlington City Arts 135 Church St, Burlington, VT, United States

Terry Ekasala’s improvisational paintings explore the threshold between abstraction and representation. Ekasala approaches painting with immediacy and spontaneity, reveling in the interplay of color and texture, gesture and form. Layers of Time features monumental oil paintings and more intimate works on paper, as well as several new large-scale paintings commissioned by BCA. Residing in East […]

Event Series Texture & Response

Texture & Response

Burlington City Arts 135 Church St, Burlington, VT, United States

Texture & Response prompts us to consider our fascination with visual texture. Featuring New England artists Karen Cygnarowicz, Gracia Nash, and Ann Wessmann, the exhibit asserts that in place of touch, our visual perception of surface is just as compelling as its physical sensation. Working in materials traditionally associated with craft including glass, wood, and […]

Event Series Beyond the Curve

Beyond the Curve

Mad River Valley Arts 5031 Main Street, #2 Village Square, Waitsfield, VT, United States

Vermont Abenaki Artist Association presents a special exhibition about the American Abenaki COVID experience. On view at Mad River Valley Arts Oct 21st-Jan 6th Tues-Sat 1-5pm, with a reception and curatorial talk Oct 21st 5-7pm. Sponsored by Sugarbush Resort.