Art listings

Coming shows

Boffo, Jan. 23 through March 29, MMAS, Morini Gallery, 377 North Main St., Mansfield. Features artists from Mass Wax and work in encaustic medium. Opening reception Feb. 7, with live demos between 5 and 7 p.m. 508-339-2822, www.mmas.org

Adria Arch-Nancy Hayes-Allison Paschke, Jan. 22 through Feb. 22, Bristol Community College GrimshAw-Gudewicz Art Gallery, 777 Elsbree St., Fall River. 508-678-2811, www.bristolcc.edu

New Works by Roger Tibbetts, Jan. 22 through Feb. 20, Bannister Gallery, Roberts Hall, Rhode Island College, Providence. Artist reception Thursday, Feb. 19, 5 p.m., admission free. www.ric.edu, 401-456-8144

Ethiopian Icons, Jan. 23 through April 18, Museum of Russian Icons, 203 Union St., Clinton. 60 icons and artifacts from European private collection. 978-598-5000, www.museumofrussianicons.org

Three Natures, Jan. 25 through Feb. 13, Maxwell Mays Gallery and Moitie Galleries, Providence Art Club, Thomas Street, Providence. Opening reception 2 to 4 p.m. Jan. 25. Still lifes and landscapes. Free, open to public. www.providenceartclub.org

Variation on a Theme, Water & Sky, Jan. 25 through Feb. 13, Dodge House Gallery, Providence Art Club, Thomas Street, Providence. Opening reception 2 to 4 p.m. Jan. 25. Printmaking and photography by Ruth Clegg and Barnet Fain. Free, open to public.www.providenceartclub.org

Raqs Media Collective, March 17 through May 31, RISD Museum, 224 Benefit St. Providence. 401-454-6500, risdmuseum.org

Golden Glamour, March 13 through July 15, RISD Museum, 224 Benefit St. Providence. 401-454-6500, risdmuseum.org

Early Exposures, March 13 through July 19, RISD Museum, 224 Benefit St. Providence. 401-454-6500, risdmuseum.org

Landscape and Leisure, March 13 through July 19, RISD Museum, 224 Benefit St. Providence. 401-454-6500, risdmuseum.org

Drawing Ambiance, April 24 through Aug. 2, RISD Museum, 224 Benefit St. Providence. 401-454-6500, risdmuseum.org

On exhibit

Morris Nathanson: Poetic Fragments, through Jan. 22, Art League of RI Gallery at the Vets, One Avenue of the Arts, Providence. artleagueri.org

Lyrical Warriors, On Their Own Terms by Monique Rolle Johnson and Simone Spruce Torres, through Jan. 30, Krause Gallery, Moses Brown School, 250 Lloyd Ave., Providence. 401-831-7350,www.mosesbrown.org

Martin Boyce, through Jan. 31, RISD Museum, 224 Benefit St., Providence. risdmuseum.org

Members' Exhibition, through Feb. 6, Attleboro Arts Museum, 86 Park St., Attleboro. Opening awards reception Dec. 6, 2 to 4 p.m., live music from Maria Bedrosian, free, open to all. www.attleboroartsmuseum.org, 508-222-2644

Tracing the Thread and Goya, Finding a Voice out of Silence, through Feb. 13, Beard and Weil Galleries, Watson Fine Arts, Wheaton College, 26 East Main St., Norton. Student curated exhibits. wheatoncollege.edu/arts

Truth and Beauty: Pictorialist Photography, through Feb. 16, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. Featuring 51 works by Pictorialists, photographers who worked around 1900 and were a part of the first international photography movement. www.mfa.org

Benjamin Russell, Whaleman-Artist, Entrepreneur, through February, New Bedford Whaling Museum, 18 Johnny Cake Hill, New Bedford. whalingmuseum.org, 508-717-6839

Ames Family History Gallery, daily, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Borderland State Park Visitor Center, 259 Massapoag Ave., North Easton. Learn about family through parks exhibits. $2 parking fee. 508-238-6566

The Art of Seeing Whales, Highlights from the Elizabeth Schultz Collection, the Melville Society Archive, through mid-January, New Bedford Whaling Museum, 18 Johnny Cake Hill, New Bedford. whalingmuseum.org

Shinique Smith: Bright Matter, through March 1, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. Calligraphic and collaged paintings, large-scale sculptures of recycled garments. mfa.org

Chasing Giants, through March 8, Audubon Environmental Education Center, 1401 Hope St., Bristol, R.I. Audubon, Mystic Seaport, artist Andrew Glass host exhibit focusing on whaling's impact on the marine ecosystem. www.asri.org

The State of Photography, through March 15, Pawtucket Arts Collaborative Gallery, 560 Mineral Spring Ave., Pawtucket. pawtucketartscollaborative.org

Visiting Masterpiece, Gustav Klimt's Adam and Eve, through April 27, Museum of Fine Arts, 465 Huntington Ave., Boston. 617-369-3447, mfa.org

The Social Medium, through April 19, deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum, 51 Sandy Pond Road, Lincoln, Mass. Examines history of social photography, inspired by recent gift of Andy Warhol color Polaroids. (decordova.org, 781-259-3616)

Children of Hangzhou, Connecting with China, through April 26, Boston Children's Museum, 308 Congress St., Boston. www.BostonChildrensMuseum.org

Walden Revisited, through April 26, DeCordova Sculpture Park and Musuem, 51 Sandy Pond Road, Lincoln, Mass. decordova.org, 401-861-4445

High School Student Art Exhibit, through May 3, Artist's Studio & Gallery, Patriot Place, Foxboro. Featuring work from 10 area high schools, including Mansfield, March 6-8; Norton, March 13-15; Foxboro, May 1-3. www.patriot-place.com/artgallery

Planes Trains and Automobiles, Selections from the Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection, through May 10, Museum of Fine Arts, 465 Huntington Ave., Boston. mfa.org

Gold and the Gods, Jewels of Ancient Nubia, through May 14, 2017, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. mfa.org

Posters from WWI, through May 25, 2015, Museum of Fine Arts, 465 Huntington Ave., Boston. mfa.org

Court Ladies or Pin-Up Girls?, Chinese Paintings from the MFA, through July 19, Museum of Fine Arts, 465 Huntington Ave., Boston. mfa.org

Gordon Parks: Back to Fort Scott, through Sept. 13, Museum of Fine Arts, 465 Huntington Ave., Boston. 617-369-3447, mfa.org.

Nature Sculpture Abstraction and Clay, 100 Years of American Ceramics, through Jan. 17, 2016, Museum of Fine Arts, 465 Huntington Ave., Boston. 617-369-3447, mfa.org

Special events

The Unknown Rockwell, A Portrait of Two American Families, Jan. 24, 2 to 4 p.m., Attleboro Arts Museum, 86 Park St., Attleboro. Guest speaker Mary Lou Hannon of ArtMatters will present on life and art of Norman Rockwell. Free, open to public. Reservations requested, but not required, by Jan. 23. 508-222-2644 x10 or office@attleboroartsmuseum.org

Flora in Winter, Jan. 29 to Feb. 1, Worcester Art Museum. 55 Salisbury St., Worcester. 508-793-4450, www.worcesterart.org

Cupcakes and Cabernet, creative Painting Night, Feb. 26, 7 to 9 p.m., Attleboro Arts Museum, 86 Park St., Attleboro. Artist instructor will guide through all steps. $38 members, $42 nonmembers (includes painting materials, wine, cupcakes). 21+. To register call 508-222-2644 x10. www.attleboroartsmuseum.org

Craft Bash, last Saturday of each month, through Feb. 28, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Artists' Exchange, 50 Rolfe Sq., Cranston, R.I. artists-exchange.org

Art in Bloom preview event, April 24, 6:30-9:30. Museum of Fine Arts, 465 Huntington Avenue, Boston. $30 members, $50 non-members. mfa.org

Museums

Attleboro Arts Museum, 86 Park St., Attleboro. Tues. through Sat. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. attleboroartsmuseum.org or 508-222-2644.

Attleboro Area Industrial Museum, 42 Union St., Attleboro. Open 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thurs. and Fri. 508-222-3918, industrialmuseum.com.

RISD Museum, 224 Benefit St., Providence. Tues. through Sun., 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. $10 adults, $7 seniors, $3 ages 5-18, college students with valid ID, members and children under. 5 free. 401-454-6500 or risd.org.

Museum of Fine Arts, Huntington Ave., Boston. Sat. to Tues. 10 a.m. to 4:45 p.m., Wed. to Fri. 10 a.m. to 9:45 p.m. $20 adults; $18 seniors, students; and children under 17 and members free. 617-369-3447 or mfa.org.

Mashantucket Pequot Museum, Foxwoods Casino, Conn. Daily hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., last admission at 4 p.m. pequotmuseum.org.

Museum of Natural History and Planetarium, Roger Williams Park, Providence. 401-785-9457, providenceri.com/museum

Museum of Work and Culture, 42 South Main St., Woonsocket, RI. Tues. through Fri. 9:30 a.m to 4 p.m., Sat. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Sun. 1 to 4 p.m. rihs.org, 401-769-9675.

New Bedford Whaling Museum, 18 Johnny Cake Hill, New Bedford. Open daily from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday. whalingmuseum.org, 508-997-0046.

New Bedford Art Museum, 608 Pleasant St., New Bedford. Tues. to Sun. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. $5 adults, $3 students and seniors, under 18 free. newbedfordartmuseum.org, 508-961-3072.

Decordova Art Museum, 51 Sandy Point Rd., Lincoln. Tues. to Sun. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. $14 adults, $12 seniors, $10 students ages 13 and up, free for children 12 and under. Free admission first Wednesday of each month, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. decordova.org, 781-259-8355.

Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, 280 The Fenway, Boston. Wed. to Mon., 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., open late on Thurs. to 9 p.m. Admission: $15 adults, $12 seniors, $5 students. gardnermuseum.org, 617-278-5156.

New England Quilt Museum, 18 Shattuck St., Lowell. Tues. through Sat. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. , Sun. noon to 4 p.m. $5 adults, $4 students, seniors, members are free. nequiltmuseum.org, 978-452-4207.

Peabody Essex Museum, 161 Essex St., Salem. Open Tues. through Sun., Mon. holidays from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. $15 adults, $13 seniors, $11 students, free youth under 16. pem.org, 866-745-1876.

Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology, 11 Divinity Ave., Cambridge. peabody.harvard.edu, 617-496-1027.

Worcester Art Museum, 55 Salisbury St., Worcester. Open Wed. to Fri., Sun. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., Sat. 10 a.m .to 5 p.m. $14 adults, $12 seniors, college students with ID, free for kids 17 and under, Sat. mornings. worcesterart.org, 508-799-4406.

Heritage Museum and Gardens, 67 Grove St., Sandwich. $15 adults, $12 seniors 65+, $11 guest of member, $7 children 4-16, free children under 3 and members. heritagemuseumsandgardens.org, 508-888-3300.

Fruitlands Museum, 102 Propsect Hill Rd., Harvard. Hours: 10 a.m .to 4 p.m. Mon to Fri., 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekends and holidays. $12 adults, $10 seniors and college students, $5 children 5-13, free for kids under 5. Trails only: $6 adults, $3 children. fruitlands.org, 978-456-3924.

Rose Art Museum, Brandeis University, 415 South St., Waltham. 781-736-3434, brandeis.edu/rose.

Rotch-Jones-Duff Garden Museum, 396 County St., New Bedford. 508-997-1401, rjdmuseum.org.

Galleries

Beard & Weil Galleries, Watson Fine Arts, Wheaton College, Norton. Gallery hours Mon. through Sat. 12:30 to 4:30 p.m. wheatoncollege.edu/arts.

MMAS Morini Art Gallery, 377 North Main St., Mansfield. Tues. through Fri, 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Appointments recommended for evening, weekend hours. mmas.org, 508-339-2822.

Next Door Gallery, 250 North Main St., Mansfield. Hours: Mon. through Fri., 10 to 5 p.m., Sat. 10 to 3 p.m. 508-339-1234.

Artist's Studio and Gallery, Store #217, Patriot Place, Foxboro. Hours: Fridays, 5 to 9 p.m.; Saturdays, 1 to 9 p.m.; and Sundays, 11 a.m to 6 p.m. artgalleryatpatriotplace.blogspot.com.

The Preservation Framer, 16 North Washington St., North Attleboro. preservationframer.com, 508-809-3224.

Hunakai Studio, Gallery of Fine Arts at Chestnut Green, 16 Chestnut St., Suite 410, Foxboro. hunakaistudio.org, 508-543-5665.

Blackstone River Theatre Art Gallery, 549 Broad St., Cumberland, RI. Open two hours before and during scheduled events. 401-725-9272.

PAC Gallery, Blackstone Valley Visitor Center, 175 Main St., Pawtucket, RI. Open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Mon. through Sat. pawtucketartscollaborative.org, 401-724-2200.

The Mill Gallery, Lorraine Mill, 560 Mineral Spring Ave., Pawtucket, RI. themillgallery.com.

Second Stage Studio, One Angell Road, Cumberland, R.I., 401-334-4800, secondstagestudio.com.

Cushing-Martin Gallery, Stonehill College, 320 Washington St., Easton. Gallery hours: Mon. through Fri. 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. stonehill.edu, 508-565-1897.

Old Colony Historical Society, 66 Church Green, Taunton. Tues. through Sat. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., $4 adults, $2 seniors, children 12-17, free for children under 12. oldcolonyhistoricalsociety.org, 508-822-1622.

University Art Gallery at UMass Dartmouth, Star Store Campus, 715 Purchase St., downtown New Bedford. Open daily from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. 508-999-8555.

Wallace L. Anderson Gallery, Art Center, Bridgewater State University, 40 School St., Bridgewater. Mon.-Fri., 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. bridgew.edu/art/gallery, 508-531-1359

CVPA Campus Gallery, 285 Old Westport Rd., North Dartmouth. Mon. through Sat. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. or by appointment. Use parking lot 7A. 508-999-8010.

David Winton Bell Gallery, List Arts Center, Brown University, 64 Cottage St., Providence. Mon. to Fri. 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sat., Sun. 1 to 4 p.m. brown.edu/Facilities/David_Winton_Bell_Gallery, 401-863-2932.

Jane's Frames, 11 East Central St., Franklin. Open Tues. to Fri., 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., except Thurs., 9:30 a.m. to 7 p.m., Sat., 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Closed Sunday except by appointment. 508-528-3256.

Mass Audubon Visual Arts Center, 963 Washington St., Canton. Hours: Fri.-Sun., 1-5 p.m.; Sun., 9 a.m.-5 p.m. $4/non-member adults, $3/non-member children and seniors. 781-784-5691 or massaudubon.org/visualarts.

Moose Hill Gallery, Nature Center, 293 Moose Hill St., Sharon. Open daily 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Also 25 miles of hiking trails on 2,000 acres of diverse habitat. massaudubon.org/Nature_Connection/Sanctuaries/Moose_Hill/index.php, 781-784-5691.

Narrows Center for the Arts, 16 Anawan St., Fall River. Wed. through Sat., noon to 5 p.m. and by appointment. ncfta.org, 508-324-1926.

Royal Gallery, 298 Atwells Ave., Providence. 401-831-8831, RoyalGalleryRI.com.

Gallery 17 Peck, 303 Atwells Ave., Providence. 888-513-8385, 17peck.com.

Artists' Exchange, 50 Rolfe Square, Cranston, R.I. 401-490-9475, artists-exchange.org. Free.

Rhode Island Watercolor Society, J. C. Potter Casino (Boat House), Slater Memorial Park, Armistice Boulevard, Pawtucket. Tues. through Sat. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sun. 1 to 4 p.m. Free and open to the public. riws.org, 401-726-1876.

Bannister Gallery, Rhode Island College, 600 Mt. Pleasant St., Providence. Hours: Tues.-Fri., noon to 8 p.m., or by appointment. 401-456-9765, ric.edu/bannister.

Boston Athenæum Gallery, 10 1/2 Beacon Street on Beacon Hill near the State House, Boston. Hours: Mon. 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., Tues.-Fri. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. bostonathenaeum.org, 617-227-0270.

The Camera Werks, 766 Hope St., Providence. Mon.-Fri. 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Sat. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. thecamerawerks.com, 401-273-5369.

Grimshaw-Gudewicz Gallery, Jackson Arts Center, Bristol Community College, 777 Elsbree St., Fall River. Hours are Mon., Wed., and Sat., from 1 to 4 p.m., Tues., Thurs., and Fri., 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. bristolcc.edu/gallery, 508-678-2811 x 2631.

Hope Gallery, 435 Hope St., Bristol, RI. Open Thurs. through Sat. noon to 5 p.m., Mon. through Wed. by appointment. hopegalleryfineartfinecraft.com, 401-396-9117.

Maxwell Mays Gallery, Providence Art Club, 11 Thomas St., Providence. Mon. through Fri., noon to 4 p.m., Sat. and Sun. 2 to 4 p.m.

Bert Gallery, 540 S. Water St., Providence. Wed. to Fri. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., Sat. noon to 4 p.m. Closed Sun. By appointment Mon., Tues. bertgallert.com, 401-751-2628.

Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Art gallery, Holy Cross, 1 College St., Worcester. Mon. to Fri. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Sat. 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. holycross.edu/cantorartgallery, 508-793-3356.

MIT Visual Arts Center, 20 Ames St., Weisner Building E15, Cambridge. listart.mit.edu, 617-253-4400.

Society of Arts and Crafts, 175 Newbury St., Boston. Tues. to Sat. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Closed Sun. Monday by appointment only. societyofcrafts.org, 617-266-1810.

Grand Circle Gallery, 347 Congress St., Boston. In Boston's Fort Point Channel District. Vintage trAve.l posters, photography and trAve.l-related artifacts. Gallery hours are Wed. and Fri., 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.; Thurs., 11 a.m. to 7 p.m and Sat., 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Free. grandcircle.org, 617-346-6294.