This Week, Aug. 2 to 8
Evolution, featuring work by Mitchell Lewis, Jules Perlmutter and Jackie Thomas. First Floor Gallery of AFA, 514 Lackawanna Ave., Scranton. Aug. 3 to 25. An opening reception will take place 6 p.m. to 9p.m. Aug. 5. The gallery is open Wednesday through Saturday, noon to 5 p.m. 570-969-1040.
Mark Boyer Dryfoos and Rhonda Morrison, two dimensional work by the two artists featuring paintings and mixed media on the Second Floor Gallery of AFA, 514 Lackawanna Ave., Scranton, Aug. 3 through 25. There will be an opening reception on First Friday from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. The gallery is open Wednesday through Saturday, noon to 5 p.m. 570-969-1040.
Lori Ryan Travels West, a black-and-white photography exhibit featuring canyons, monuments and more. Hosted by the Bog, 341 Adams Ave., Scranton Aug. 4 to 26, opening with a reception from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. 570-341-6761.
“Expressions of Nature,” by Terry Kloiber. At Kettle Creek Environmental Education Center, 8050 Running Valley Rd., Stroudsburg. This exhibit will open with a reception 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 5 and will run through Aug. 31. 570-629-3061.
It’s Been a Bit, an exhibit featuring work by Tyler Coey after a two year hiatus from art. Converge Gallery, 140 W Fourth St., Williamsport. This exhibit will run through Aug. 26. 570-417-6737.
Capturing Realism 2017, featuring 50 international artists of the Ani Art Academics. The Pauly Friedman Art Gallery on Misericordia University’s campus, 301 Lake St., Dallas Township. Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday until August 26. 570-674-6250.
The Melting Pot, an open-call, juried show with cash prizes for best pieces. Runs through Aug. 18 at the Exchange Gallery, 24 E Main St., Bloomsburg. ExchangeArts.org.
6 Girls and Their Art, a collaborative showcase of the work of local high school students at the Widman Gallery at King’s College, 133 N River St., Wilkes-Barre through Aug. 25. 570-208-5900.
The Best of the Susquehanna Women’s Imaging Society, featuring a diverse group of women from the Susquehanna River Valley collaboratively showing their finest work. Luzerne County Community College Shulman Gallery, 1333 S Prospect St., Nanticoke. Open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, through Sept. 26. Free and open to the public. 570-740-0727.
Retrospective art exhibit, featuring forty years of photography by Bloomsburg University professor Vera Viditz-Ward. Through Sept. 21 at the Haas Gallery of Art at the University, 400 E Second St., Bloomsburg. Free and open to the public. 570-389-5134.
Wyoming County’s Industrial Past Exhibit, photos and artifacts evoke the memory of newspapers, sawmills, grist mills, feed mills, woolen mills, shoe and dress factories and many other businesses. On display at Dietrich Theater, 60 E. Tioga St., Tunkhannock, through Aug. 31. Exhibit can be viewed during movie showings and by appointment, 570-996-1500.
Call for Artists at Fall Art Expo, for the annual juried expo, coming Oct. 14-15 at the Forksville Fairgrounds, Rt. 154, Forksville. Artists can send photos of their work by mail or email. There is no fee for jurying, but there will be a $20 entry fee for up to three pieces upon acceptance. At least $1200 in cash prizes will be awarded. Major categories are 2-D, photography, 3-D, but anything an artist can produce is accepted. email email@example.com or call 570-928-8927 for an application.