THIS WEEK: June 1 to 7, 2016
Tapestry of Dreams, photographs “that illustrate stories without words” by Chala Janpraphasakul. June 2 to 24 with a First Friday reception 6 to 9 p.m. June 3. Artists for Art Gallery, 514 Lackawanna St., Scranton. Hours: noon to 5 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays. 570-969-1040.
Flare: Iron Through the Lens, juried photographs by a group of artists illustrating its relation to iron and the process of casting. June 2 to 24 with a First Friday reception 6 to 9 p.m. June 3 at the Fire at the Furnace event, Scranton Iron Furnaces, 159 Cedar Ave. Artists for Art Gallery, 514 Lackawanna St., Scranton. Hours: noon to 5 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays. 570-969-1040.
St. Stephen’s Book Club, a discussion of “Funny Boy” by Shyan Selvadurai. St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, 35 S. Franklin St., Wilkes-Barre. 1 p.m. June 4. Open to all. 570-825-6653.
Summart Exhibition, 22 works showing the various styles of 12 Turkish artists. Also: works by local artist Leigh Pawling. Linde Corporation, 118 Armstrong Road, Pittston. 2 to 5 p.m. June 5. Hors d’oeuvres by the Woodlands Resort. Info at summart.org.
The Light in the Forest, art work by Sue Hand, crafted with palette knife oil depicting the serenity of forests and wildlife on triptychs. June 6 to Aug. 12 with a Meet-the-Artist reception 6 to 8 p.m. July 15. Widmann Gallery, Sheehy-Farmer Campus Center, North Main and West Jackson streets, Wilkes-Barre. Hours: 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. 570-208-5900, ext. 5328.
Melange, works by Master of Fine Arts students Annmarie E. Holler (painting) and Eva Polizzi (clay). Through June 3 at the Mahady Gallery, Shields Center for the Arts, Marywood University, 2300 Adams Ave., Scranton. Hours: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. 570-348-6278.
Let Me Introduce Myself, a series of personal postcards designed by artists to share their individual personalities, inspired by the “Griffin and Sabine” books. Through June 4 with a closing reception 6 to 8 p.m. The Exchange Gallery, 24 E. Main St., Bloomsburg. Hours vary; see mooseexchange.org for details or call 570-317-2596.
#EverhartSnaps: Community Art at the Everhart, photos taken by community members throughout the years at the Everhart Museum, 1901 Mulberry St., Scranton. Through June 6 with hours noon to 4 p.m. Mondays, Thursdays and Fridays; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays; noon to 5 p.m. Sundays. 570-346-7186.
Between the Covers: Altered Books in Contemporary Art, found and mass-produced books transformed into sculptures and installations of all shapes and sizes. Everhart Museum, 1901 Mulberry St., Scranton. Through June 6 with hours noon to 4 p.m. Mondays, Thursdays and Fridays; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays; noon to 5 p.m. Sundays. 570-346-7186.
‘Flare: Iron Through the Lens,’ a juried exhibit of photographs illustrating the process of casting iron opens June 2 at Artists for Art Gallery in Scranton. Pictured is a photograph by Alex Seeley.
‘Acadian Glen,’ the center portion of an oil triptych by local artist Sue Hand will be on display in the Widmann Gallery of King’s College in Wilkes-Barre from June 6 through Aug. 12.