On Exhibit: Opening and upcoming
It’s On Us hosts “The Gallery” exhibit, April 22, 6-10 p.m. Western Connecticut State University Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Ext., Danbury. Gallery of images to raise awareness of sexual assault. Free. Info: email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Spectrum Contemporary Art Show: DITTO, through May 9, The Carriage Barn Arts Center, 681 South Ave., New Canaan. Artwork is for sale and a portion of all sales benefits the Carriage Barn Arts Center. Suggested donation: $10. Info: Carriagebarn.org. Art For Animals community exhibit, June 2-14.
Paper 2019, through May 16, Silvermine Galleries, 1037 Silvermine Rd., New Canaan. Prints, drawings, photographs, artists’ books, handmade paper and three-dimensional works made with paper. Info: silvermineart.org.
Early American Art exhibit, through April 28, Brookfield Craft Center, 286 Whisconier Rd., Brookfield. Western Connecticut State University students curate an exhibition on Early American Decoration. Info: brookfieldcraft.org.
Westport Arts Center, 51 Riverside Ave., Westport. Info: westportartscenter.org.
Ridgefield Guild of Artists, 34 Halpin Ln., Ridgefield. Info: rgoa.org or 203-438-8863.
Darien Arts Center, 2 Renshaw Rd., behind Town Hall in Darien. Info: darienarts.org or 203-655-8683.
Milford Center for the Arts, 40 Railroad Ave., Milford. Info: milfordarts.org. In Living Color, through April 14, MAC’s Firehouse Gallery, 40 Railroad Ave., Milford.
The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, 258 Main St., Ridgefield. How Art Changed the Prison —the Work Of The CPA Prison Arts Program, through May 27. Harmony Hammond: Material Witness - Five Decades Of Art, through Sept. 15. Info: aldrichart.org.
The Bruce Museum, One Museum Dr., Greenwich. Masterpieces from the Museum of Cartoon Art, through April 20. Buried Treasures of the Silk Road, through June 2. Info: brucemuseum.org or 203-869-0376.
The Discovery Museum, 4450 Park Ave., Bridgeport. Info: discoverymuseum.org or 203-372-3521.
Housatonic Museum of Art, 900 Lafayette Blvd., Bridgeport, www2.housatonic.edu/artmuseum, 203-332-5052.
Stepping Stones Museum for Children, 303 West Ave., Norwalk. Info: steppingstonesmuseum.org or 203-899-0606.
EverWonder Children’s Museum, 31 Pecks Ln., Newtown. Info: everwondermuseum.org.
Danbury Railway Museum, 120 White St., Danbury; 203-778-8337; danburyrail.org.
Barnum Museum, 820 Main St., Bridgeport. Info: barnum-museum.org.
Yale Center for British Art, 1080 Chapel St., New Haven. Info: britishart.yale.edu.
Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History, 170 Whitney Ave., New Haven. Info: peabody.yale.edu or 203-432-5050.
Yale Art Gallery, 1111 Chapel St., New Haven. Info: artgallery.yale.edu or 203-432-0600.
The Glass House, 199 Elm St., New Canaan. Info: theglasshouse.org or 866-811-4111.
Gay Gatherings: Philip Johnson, David Whitney and the Modern Arts, May 2-Aug. 19, at two buildings on the Glass House site: Da Monsta and the Painting Gallery, New Canaan.
History Is..., through Sept. 7, 2019, Greenwich Historical Society, 47 Strickland Rd., Greenwich. Info:greenwichhistory.org.
Wilton Schools’ Fine and Performing Arts Exhibition, through April 24, Wilton Library, 137 Old Ridgefield Rd., Wilton. Info: wiltonlibrary.org.
George Bilau exhibit, through April 30, Stratford Library, 2203 Main St., Stratford. Info: stratfordlibrary.org.
Emergence, through May 5, Kershner Gallery in the Fairfield Public Library, 1080 Old Post Rd., Fairfield. Artwork of Ralph Levesque, Kristin Merrill, and William Scully. Info: email@example.com, 203-246-9065.
Illumination to Illustration: Art of the Book, through May 5, Pequot Library, 720 Pequot Ave., Fairfield. Info: pequotlibrary.org, 203-259-0346, ext. 115.
All About Color Art, May 10-31, May 10, Wilton Library, 137 Old Ridgefield Rd., Wilton. Eight area artists will be exhibiting, with a majority of the works available for purchase; portion of the proceeds benefit the library. Opening reception, May 10, 6-7:30 p.m. Info: wiltonlibrary.org.
Weir Farm Artist-in-Residence: Yuki Murata, May 20, 6-7:30 p.m., Wilton Library, 137 Old Ridgefield Rd., Wilton. Free. Register: wiltonlibrary.org.
Watercolor Art Exhibit, Spring into Art and Nature with local artist Noreen Normand, through May 18, Norwalk Public Library, 1 Belden Ave., Norwalk. Info: norwalkpl.org.
Watercolor Paintings by Mary Jane Magoon, through May 5, Ridgefield Library, 472 Main St., Ridgefield. Info: ridgefieldlibrary.org.
Colombia: Light at the Edge of the World with Daryl Hawk, May 22, 7-8 p.m., Wilton Library, 137 Old Ridgefield Rd., Wilton. Documentary photographer and explorer Daryl Hawk gives a photography presentation and lecture based on his recent expedition to Colombia. Free. Register: wiltonlibrary.org.
Tales of a Forgotten Day: Myth and Memory at Lover’s Leap, runs through July 31, Institute for American Indian Studies, 38 Curtis Rd., Washington. Learn about the history of Lover's Leap State Park in New Milford. Info: iaismuseum.org, 860-868-0518.
Westport Historical Society, 25 Avery Pl. Westport. Info: westporthistory.org. The History of Westport in 100 Objects, through April 2019, a year-long exhibit showcasing the history of the town over a few hundred years from first settlement to the present. Remembered: The History of African Americans in Westport exhibit, through June 2019. Share Your Immigration Story, through June 30. Liberty To Set Down: Migrants & Immigrants in Westport Connecticut, through July 31.
The New Canaan Historical Society, 13 Oenoke Ridge, New Canaan. Info: nchistory.org.
Bullets, Bonds, and Butter: Wilton Responds to War, 1776 -2006, through Sept. 14, Wilton Historical Society, 224 Danbury Rd., Wilton. Info: wiltonhistorical.org.
Keeler Tavern Museum, 132 Main St., Ridgefield; 203-438-5485 or keelertavernmuseum.org.
Norwalk Historical Society Museum, 141 East Ave., Norwalk. Info: norwalkhistoricalsociety.org or 203-846-0525.
Darien Historical Society, 45 Old Kings Highway North, Darien. Info: 203-655-9233 or darienhistorical.org.
Greenwich Historical Society, Bush-Holley Historic Site, 39 Strickland Rd., Greenwich. Info: 203-869-6899, ext. 10 or greenwichhistory.org.
Weir Farm National Historic Site, 735 Nod Hill Rd., Wilton. Info: 203-834-1896 or www.nps.gov/wefa.
Danbury Museum & Historical Society, 43 Main St., Danbury. Info: 203-743-5200 or danburymuseum.org.
Ridgefield Historical Society, 4 Sunset Ln., Ridgefield. Info: ridgefieldhistoricalsociety.org.
The Maritime Aquarium, 10 North Water St., Norwalk. Info: 203-852-0700 or maritimeaquarium.org.
New Pond Farm Education Center, 101 Marchant Rd., West Redding. Info: 203-938-2117 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Bartlett Arboretum & Gardens, 151 Brookdale Rd., Stamford. Info: 203-322-6971 or bartlettarboretum.org.
Earthplace, The Nature Discovery Center, 10 Woodside Ln., Westport. Info: 203-227-7253 or earthplace.org.
Audubon Greenwich, 613 Riversville Rd. Greenwich. Info: greenwich.audubon.org or 203-869-5272.
New Canaan Nature Center, 144 Oenoke Ridge, New Canaan. Info: 203-966-9577.
Connecticut Audubon Society Center at Fairfield, 2325 Burr St., Fairfield. Info: 203-259-6305 x109 or ctaudubon.org.
Kellogg Environmental Center, 500 Hawthorne Ave., Derby. Info: ct.gov/deep/kellogg.
Art + Identity, April 28 through May 5, browngrotta arts, 276 Ridgefield Rd. Wilton. Opening reception, April 27, 1-6 p.m. Info: browngrotta.com.
Freed Formats: The Book Reconsidered book arts exhibition, through April 28, Ridgefield Guild of Artists, 34 Halpin Ln., Ridgefield and Mark Twain Library, 439 Redding Rd., West Redding. Info: rgoa.org/freed-formats/.
Squeegeed, Poured and More, May 1-June 28, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., 888 Washington Blvd., Stamford. Reception: May 2, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Featuring work by Nat Connacher, Lisa Cuscuna and Lisa Hillman. Info: 203 858 3082.
Patrick Bidaux Exhibit, through May 27, Isabella Garrucho Fine Art, 40 West Putnam Ave., Greenwich. Info: igifineart.com.
Artists Invite Artists, Part II, through April 28, Art/Place Gallery, 70 Sanford St., Fairfield. Info: artplacegallery.org.
Artful Visage, through June 1, Rockwell Gallery, Old Ridgefield Rd., Wilton Center. Art by Bobbi Eike Mullen. Info: 203-762-8311.
Migrating Colors exhibit, through May 10, Maritime Garage Gallery, 11 North Water St., Norwalk. Info: 203-831-9063, norwalkpark.org/public-art.
IMAGES 2019 Juried Photography Show, through April 28, Fairfield Museum & History Center, 370 Beach Rd., Fairfield. Info: Fairfieldhistory.org.
Collective Action Archive: Redux exhibition, through Sept. 8, Franklin Street Works, 41 Franklin St., Stamford. Info: franklinstreetworks.org.
Kershner Gallery, Fairfield Library, 1080 Old Post Rd., Fairfield. Info: call 203-246-9065.
Prints and Photographs of Margot Bittenbender, through April 30, Government Center, 888 Washington Blvd., Stamford. Info: margotbittenbenderprints.com.
Ann Conrad Stewart: Exhibition of Paintings, through Aug. 30, Greenwich Hospital Garden Café, 5 Perryridge Rd., Greenwich. Presented by The Greenwich Art Society. Info: greenwichartsociety.org.