Galleries : Art Notes
Published: October 1, 2009
SATURDAY, OCT. 3
Louisa Gould Gallery 5-7 pm, Vineyard Haven. 2nd annual Abstract Art Show, Vineyard Artists' Abstractions: Creating New Perspectives. Runs through Oct. 18. 508-693-7373.
Pequot Hotel 6-8 pm, Oak Bluffs. 10th annual Pequot Hotel Art Exhibition. $5 donation benefits Oak Bluffs Library in memory of Betty Boyd. 508-693-5087.
Alison Shaw Gallery Oak Bluffs. The Structure show. 508-696-7429; alisonshaw.com.
Bank of Martha's Vineyard Chilmark. Time Stands Still, photography by Juleann VanBelle. Runs through Oct. 9. 508-693-6659; 774-563-0666.
Chilmark Library Paintings by Claire Chalfoun and Lyn Hinds. Through Oct. 1.
Davis House Gallery 985 State Rd., West Tisbury. New oil paintings and drawings by Allen Whiting. 508-693-4691.
Debra M. Gaines Fine Art Photography Edgartown. Limited edition photographs, large format seascapes and landscapes. 508-627-9989.
Doug Kent 401 Lamberts Cove Rd., West Tisbury. Paintings. 508-965-2714.
Featherstone Oak Bluffs. Wood furniture. Through Oct. 7. 508-693-1850.
Gossamer Gallery Chilmark. Sandy Turner, paintings; David Smith, wood turned pieces; Shona sculpture from Zimbabwe; Gordon Melbye, paintings; David Geiger, paintings and sculpture; Paul Brissette, mono cast sculpture; Ann Bromberg, weavings. 508-645-7978; gossamergallery.net
Hermine Merel Smith Fine Art Gallery 548 Edgartown-West Tisbury Rd., West Tisbury. Hermine Hull, new paintings; Ruth Kirchmeier, new woodcuts.
NYE Gallery Oak Bluffs. Rez Williams, paintings; Michael Zide, landscape photography; Lucy Mitchell, sculpture; Peigi Cole-Jolliffe, paintings; Anthony Benton Gude, oil paintings; Jon Imber, still lifes; Jill Hoy, paintings. 508-693-9700; nyegallery.com.
PIKNIK Art & Apparel Oak Bluffs. Max Decker's Fusion Show: mix of different styles, mediums. piknikmv.com.
Vineyard Artisans Summer Festival Sundays, 10 am-2 pm, Grange Hall, West Tisbury. 12th Annual show; 60+ artisans; demos, weaving, furniture, pottery, oil paintings, pastels, mixed media, sculpture, jewelry, quilts, clothing, handmade books, and more. 508-693-8989; vineyardartisans.com
West Tisbury Library Betsy Burmeister's Bless the Beasts and the Children. Refreshments. 508-693-3366.
Louisa Gould Gallery held a reception this past Saturday called Sporting Art - Art of the Derby. Featuring works related to fishing and hunting, the exhibit is held annually in conjunction with the Martha's Vineyard Striped Bass and Bluefish Derby. David Kinney was there to sign copies of "The Big One," his recently published non-fiction account of the Derby.
Work on display included mounted game fish by Vineyard Haven taxidermist Janet Messineo, fish prints on rice paper by Steve London of Oak Bluffs, decorated cigar boxes and paintings by Brian Kirkpatrick of Oak Bluffs, Jane Fay Baker's fish-themed woodcuts, and fly fishing paintings by Luther Kelley Hall of Connecticut.