Speak and See Listings: July 27 to Aug. 2, 2016

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Photographs by Darren Elias accompany paintings by his mother Lorraine Petyo Elias in the exhibit ‘Brush & Lens: A Mother and Son Exhibit,’ running through Sept. 2 at Marquis Art and Frame, 122 S. Main St., Wilkes-Barre. Hours: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays. 570-823-0518.

ONGOING EXHIBITS

Nature’s Lens, macro photography of “moments in nature” by Andrea Henley. Through Aug. 2 at the Kettle Creek Environmental Education Center, 8050 Running Valley Road, Stroudsburg. Hours: 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. 570-629-3060.

The Light in the Forest, art work by Sue Hand, crafted with palette knife oil depicting the serenity of forests and wildlife on triptychs. Through Aug. 12 at the 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.

Upstream & Down: The Susquehanna, a group exhibit of contemporary artists who have painted the Susquehanna River in all its many moods and seasons. Through Aug. 13 at the Sordoni Art Gallery, Stark Learning Center, 150 S. River St., Wilkes University, Wilkes-Barre. Hours: noon to 4 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays. 570-408-4325.

Historic Downtown Tunkhannock, vintage photos and memorabilia highlighting historic homes, the Triton Hose Company, the Wyoming County Courthouse and the Tunkhannock United Methodist Church. Through Aug. 15 at the Dietrich Theater, 60 E. Tioga St., Tunkhannock. Open during movie screenings. 570-996-1500.

Brush & Lens: A Mother and Son Exhibit, paintings by Lorraine Petyo Elias and photography by her son Darren Elias. Through Sept. 2 at Marquis Art and Frame, 122 S. Main St., Wilkes-Barre. Hours: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays. 570-823-0518.

The Roaring ’20s, an exhibit covering major trends of the age including art, entertainment, Prohibition and bootlegging, criminals, music and dances as well as 30 dresses representing the fashion of the era. Through September 3 at the Luzerne County Historical Society Museum, 69 S. Franklin St., Wilkes-Barre. Hours: noon to 4 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays. 570-823-6244.

Ansel Adams: Masterworks, 47 works by legendary photographer Ansel Adams depicting elegant details of nature, architectural studies, portraits and breathtaking landscapes. A lecture on the exhibit will take place Sept. 19 by associate professor of history and government Dr. Brian Caruso in Walsh Hall at 2 and 5 p.m. The exhibit continues through Sept. 30 at the Pauly Friedman and Marquis George MacDonald Art Galleries, Misericordia University, 301 Lake St., Dallas. Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesdays through Thursdays; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Fridays; 1 to 5 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. 570-674-6250.

Phonetography II, photographs taken exclusively by cell-phone cameras. Through Sept. 21 at the Schulman Gallery, Luzerne County Community College, 1333 S. Prospect St., Nanticoke. Hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. 570-740-0727.

Some Enchanted Land: The Paintings of John Willard Raught, local landscapes by the Dunmore native who received international recognition for his works. Through Dec. 31 at the Everhart Museum, 1901 Mulberry St., Scranton. Open 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.

Wolves, Magic Mirrors & Spinning Wheels: The Anatomy of Fairy Tales, a multi-disciplinary exhibit highlighting the museum’s collection of contemporary art to illustrate how fairy and folk tales are archetypal stories inspiring and interpreting popular culture. Through Dec. 31 at the Everhart Museum, 1901 Mulberry St., Scranton. Open noon to 4 p.m. Mondays, Thursdays and Fridays; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays; noon to 5 p.m. Sundays. Closed Christmas Day. 570-346-7186.

FUTURE

Arrangements on Paper, image collages and abstract works by Al Pierce and Sarah Proctor Perdew. Artists for Art Gallery, 514 Lackawanna Ave., Scranton. Aug. 4 to 26 with a reception 6 to 9 p.m. Aug. 5. Hours: noon to 5 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays. 570-969-1040.

From Near to Far, works by local and international apprentices, alumni, teachers and associates of the Ani Art Academies, an international non-profit art school. Artists for Art Gallery, 514 Lackawanna Ave., Scranton. Aug. 4 to 26 with a reception 6 to 9 p.m. Aug. 5. Also: a presentation by representatives of the Ani Art Academies 1 p.m. Aug. 13. Hours: noon to 5 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays. 570-969-1040.

TRIO, photographs from the gallery curators Lori Ryan, Bernie Andrioli and Rolfe Ross. Opens Aug. 5 with a reception 6 to 8:15 p.m. Continues through Aug. 27 at Camerawork Gallery, 515 Center St., Scranton. Hours: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. 570-344-3313.

Dancing Vulture Designs, miniature likenesses of creatures great and small made of mixed media including needle-felting, shadow boxes, wood-burnings and more. Kettle Creek Environmental Education Center, 8050 Running Valley Road, Stroudsburg. Opening reception 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 6. Runs through August with hours 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. 570-629-3060.

Third Friday Art Walk, with exhibits at several downtown venues along with entertainment, crafters and more. Downtown Wilkes-Barre. 5 to 8 p.m. Aug. 19. and Sept. 16.

Persistence: The Continuing Influence of Classical Myths, a group exhibit of works by contemporary artists who find inspiration in Greek and Roman mythology. Aug. 30 to Oct. 12 at the Sordoni Art Gallery, Stark Learning Center, 150 S. River St., Wilkes University, Wilkes-Barre. Hours: noon to 4 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays. 570-408-4325.

Second Friday Art Walk, with exhibits, crafters, street performers, live music and a Kids Zone with interactive art and free face painting. Main Street in Pittston. 5 to 9 p.m. Sept. 9. 570-654-0513.

Ying Li, works by the Beijing-born artist. Oct. 25 to Dec. 18 at the Sordoni Art Gallery, Stark Learning Center, 150 S. River St., Wilkes University, Wilkes-Barre. Hours: noon to 4 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays. 570-408-4325.

Photographs by Darren Elias accompany paintings by his mother Lorraine Petyo Elias in the exhibit ‘Brush & Lens: A Mother and Son Exhibit,’ running through Sept. 2 at Marquis Art and Frame, 122 S. Main St., Wilkes-Barre. Hours: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays. 570-823-0518.
http://theweekender.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/web1_7.29-exhibits-elias-Harveys-Lake-VII-1.jpgPhotographs by Darren Elias accompany paintings by his mother Lorraine Petyo Elias in the exhibit ‘Brush & Lens: A Mother and Son Exhibit,’ running through Sept. 2 at Marquis Art and Frame, 122 S. Main St., Wilkes-Barre. Hours: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays. 570-823-0518.