Kara Taylor Fine Art reception is July 1
Vineyard Haven artist Kara Taylor will host a summer reception, featuring her new work, at her gallery on Main Street in Vineyard Haven on July 1, 5-8 pm, with catering by Sidecar Bistro. Contact 508-693-7799 or karataylorart.com.
Nan Hass Feldman shows at Dragonfly Gallery
Gail Rodney opens at Old Sculpin
In conjunction with the launch of “The Chappy Ferry Book,” Gail Rodney’s “New Work in Pastel and Oil” opens at Old Sculpin Gallery June 30. There will be a reception July 1, 6-8 pm. The show runs through July 6. 508-627-4881; www.oldsculpingallery.org.
Shaw Cramer Gallery to hold book signing
Illustrated by J. Ann Eldridge, Laura Wainwright’s new book, “Home Bird,” will be available for signing by the author at Shaw Cramer Gallery on Saturday, June 30, 5-7 pm. Ms. Eldridge will attend. Exhibits with Marie-Louise Rouff, Kari Lonning and Gary Mirando start July 1, 2, and 3. An artist talk with Ms. Rouff, Rose Abrahamson, and Leslie Baker takes place July 3 at 6 pm. Contact 696-7373 or www.shawcramergallery.com.
Louisa Gould Gallery opens “A Sense of Place”
A show of paintings and photographs by Carol Rowan, Robert Jewett, Maya Farbe, and Tim Coy opens June 28 at Louisa Gould Gallery. The focus is on landscape and seascape in realist and photo-realist styles. The show runs until July 17 with a reception and two artist talks after July 4. 508-693-7373; Louisagould.com.
Lisa Vanderhoop displays work in Chilmark
A panoramic view of the Gay Head cliffs by Lisa Vanderhoop is one of a group of paintings and photographs on exhibit by the artist at Chilmark’s Sovereign Bank June 29-July 6. Included are paintings and drawings by Ms. Vanderhoop’s niece Ella Mahoney.
Domingo Pagan plans open studio
“Eclecticism: The Image Is the Message” is the title for traditional and digital media artist Domingo Pagan’s open house on June 30 at 121 Waldron Bottom Rd. in West Tisbury. It runs from 2 to 6 pm. 508-693-7730; visualphysicalarts.com.
Former Travis Tuck apprentice visits Ledesma
Metalsmith Marla Stelk will join forces with ceramicist Washington Ledesma at the Oak Bluffs Lesdesma Gallery for a special opening on June 29, 5-8 pm. Ms. Stelk apprenticed with the late Travis Tuck and now lives in Maine. Art lovers may remember seeng her work at the Artisans festivals. 508-693-1823, washingtonledesma.com.