“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.
This exhibition of birds and wildlife, featuring 25 artists/photographers including the Young Birders Club of NY State, opens at the Catskill Art Society (CAS). Artist talk 2pm, reception 3pm. Start the day with a bird walk at Morgan Outdoors at 10:30am with photographer Lance Verderame. On display until 8/23.
Art After Dark reception at The Artery Gallery, 6-9pm. August Exhibit entitled "Into..." features the ceramic art of David Greenbaum and mixed media printmaking of Carol M. Mainardi. On display until September 7.
Pike County Arts and Crafts holds First Sunday Artist Demo with printmaker Carol Mainardi in the Foundation Room at the Columns Museum, 608 Broad St., 1:30pm. The public is invited to this free event and refreshments will be provided by the membership.