Galleries to host receptions Dec. 10
bau Gallery at 506 Main St. is presenting work by Jack Zero in an exhibit titled Wild & Diverse in the main gallery while Pamela Zaremba’s Girls appears in the Beacon Room. Zero’s work includes sculpture, painting and ceramics. Zaremba will be showing photographs of childhood exploring her own memories of growing up, translating that moment when a memory becomes an interpretation of an event. The shows opens Dec. 10 with a reception from 6 to 9 p.m. and will be on view until Jan. 2. The gallery is open Saturday and Sunday from noon to 6 p.m.
The Howland Public Library is opening an exhibit by the Beacon Photography Group, Seeing Music: Photography and the Art of Sound, with a reception from 5 to 7 p.m. The juried show features music-themed and music-inspired images and will be on display in the Community Room until Jan. 7.
Catalyst Gallery at 137 Main St. is opening its fourth annual Small Works Show with a reception from 6 to 9 p.m. The show features works by more than 40 artists in painting, sculpture, photography, prints and mixed media. It will continue through Jan. 8. The gallery is open Saturdays from 1 to 9 p.m and Sundays from 1 to 6 p.m.
The Beacon Institute for Rivers and Estuaries is opening Hudson River Science from 6 to 8 p.m. in its gallery at 199 Main St. The exhibit features digital art by Allison Montroy, a recent Clarkson University graduate student in data analytics, that interprets complex ecosystems. It is designed to be a teaching tool demonstrating the balance of a river and the impact of humans.
The Bannerman Island Gallery opens its Winter Holiday Art Exhibition from 4 to 6 p.m. It features works less than 14 x 14 inches, including framed art, ceramic and glass sculpture. Some of the art depicts local scenes and Bannerman Castle. The exhibit is on view until Jan. 29 and the gallery’s hours are Saturday and Sunday from noon to 5 p.m.