The Catskill Art Society and Jeff Bank unveil the 2016 Photo Calendar, recognizing local photographers with a free reception with refreshments. The new Jeff Bank Calendars will be available for a suggested $5 donation to CAS.
Joanne Reiser, award-winning quilt artist, will be at the Sunshine Hall Library, 2pm.
Opening reception for "Outside the Box" at the Wurtsboro Art Alliance Gallery, 2-4pm. Free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served. On display until Sept. 27. www.waagallery.org.
“The Otherworldliness of the Real” paintings and collages by Linda Sokolowski opening reception at the Alliance Gallery, Delaware Arts Center, 37 Main St., 7-9pm. Free and open to the public. 845/252-7576.
Plein air artists from the Come Paint With Me © program will display their work at the September/October Plein Air 2015 Show Reception at The Gallery at Chant Realtors LV, 631 Rte 739, 5-7pm. 570/775-7337.
Free exhibit opening at the Erpf Center, 2-4pm. "Catskill Paintings" by Michael Herstand and Kamilla Talbot. Exhibit open until October 16. Gallery hours: M-F 8:30am-4:30pm. Weekends by appointment by calling 845/586-2611. www.catskillcenter.org.
Joerg Madlener invites you to attend a “Live painting performances” with Q&A at the ICCC, 2299 Ulster Heights Rd., 10am-4pm. During three days he will realize some work in order to emphasize the importance of painting as work in progress.
A new series of summer “Talks at The House,” set for every Wednesday evening in August, presents local area experts at The Old Stone House of Hasbrouck, 7pm. Begins with presentation followed by a question and answer session. Refreshments served. www.TheOldStoneHouseOfHasbrouck.org.
UpFront Exhibition Space will hold its Mid-Summer Artist’s Reception, 6-9pm. Live music by In Spite of Ourselves, complimentary food by the Forklift Cafe. On display until Sept. 25. 845/754-5000.
“Clownz: Comic Horror” curated by Elizabeth Ennis & Joanna Hartell opening reception at the Loft Gallery, Delaware Arts Center, 37 Main St., 7–9pm. Group show features 13 artists from the Catskills region, and a few guests, who created art featuring clowns and clowning activities. 845/252-7576.