Amy E. Tarrant Gallery | Downtown Burlington | December 2011

Molly Davies Swimming (still) (1999) at Amy E. Tarrant Gallery

Through December 31: A 3-Part Retrospective of Video Installation Works by film and video artist Molly Davies Noted for her richly textured work Ms. Davies frequently uses multi-channel video, monitors and projections to immerse the audience in a meditative encounter with the subject. This exhibition includes three underwater film and video works from three different decades. Sea

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Vintage Jewelers | Downtown Burlington | December 2011

Dana Dale Lee Kraken (2011) at Vintage Jewelers

Through January: “Loonatic Tales and Other Happy Omens”–Jolene Garanzha, Prints and Dana Dale Lee, Paintings About Jolene Garanzha: Jolene received an MA and MFA in Painting from the University of Iowa. Jolene has exhibited her work locally and regionally.  She teaches Art at the Community College of Vermont. About Dana Dale Lee: Dana has had several exhibitions in New York

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Frog Hollow Vermont State Craft Center | Downtown Burlington | December 2011

Julia Emilo gourd ornaments at Frog Hollow

November and December are the months for Frog Hollow’s Annual Holiday Group Exhibit featuring a collection of Frog Hollow juried artisans’ Holiday-themed creations. With over 200 artisans items to choose from, the two-month-long, constantly evolving display highlights the best Vermont has to offer in handcrafted items. Reception during December’s First Friday Art Walk, 5-8PM. The events are

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Robert Hull Fleming Museum | University | December 2011

Andrew Raftery Open House: Scene Five (detail) (30"x22", engraving, 2003, courtesy of the artist) at Robert Hull Fleming Museum

Through December 16: “Andrew Raftery: Open House” This exhibition presents a five-part print series by New England-based contemporary printmaker, Andrew Raftery. Accompanying the series are architectural models, figure models, and over fifty working drawings that reflect the artist’s exhaustive preparatory process. Raftery uses the age-old technique of copper-plate engraving to explore the commonplace activity of shopping

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Burlington International Airport | South Burlington | December 2011

Skygates by John Anderson

Burlington City Arts curates the display of artwork in passenger areas of the airport. Through December: Gates 1-8–Wendy James, oil paintings; Skyway–Lynn Rupe, acrylic paintings from the “Disaster Detritus” series; Escalator–Carolyn Enz Hack, Flight Simulator (paper and mixed media). Gates 1-8: BCA Firehouse Education Summer Camp Murals, located at the security checkpoints. The murals change annually as new camps make new ones.

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Daily Planet | Downtown Burlington | December 2011

Paige Hasley Warren

At the Daily Planet this month:  In the Dining Room, paintings by Longina Smolinski; in the Green House, paintings by Paige Hasley Warren; and in the Bar, paintings by Chad Fay. The Daily Planet restaurant has been displaying established and up coming local artists for about 20 years. Daily Planet 15 Center Street (802) 862-9647 ARTMAP #5

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Davis Studio Gallery | South End | December 2011

Nicholas Heilig Moose at Davis Studio Gallery

“Bottled Up” : Oil Paintings by Lydia Littwin Reception, digestion and translation of emotion take place minute to minute every day. Sometimes it’s done more gracefully than others. A small gesture is capable of conveying more than a whole conversation. Often a desired feeling is misunderstood or assumed. In this collection, Lydia uses oil paints to explore

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North End Studio A | Old North End | December 2011

Dan Flanders OGDragon at North End Studio A

Nicole Ainslee Bregant creates her work with inspiration from simple joys and silly ideas.  Her cut paper work meshes the basic crafting love of paper, scissors and glue with the complexity of design and tediousness of detail.  Every piece is mapped out to the fullest before any paper is hand cut for the final work. 

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Dostie Bros. Frame Shop | South End | December 2011

Dostie The Winter Painting (58"x65.5", acrylic on canvas, 1998/2004/2010) at Dostie Bros. Frame Shop

“The Decembering Tide” is drawings and paintings of December by Franglais. The gallery will be open on December’s First Friday Art Walk, 10AM-8PM. Opening Reception happens 5-8PM with hot cider and cookies. Open Monday-Friday, 10AM-6PM Dostie Bros. Frame Shop 308 Pine Street, Suite 101 (Kilburn & Gates Building) (802) 660-9005 www.dostiebrosframeshop.com ARTMAP #56

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