Art events around town


D'Edge Art and Unique Treasures, 550 S. Main: "Samplings," through Feb. 21. Opening 6-9 p.m. Friday. A selection of art by featured artists Chris Stamey, Kim Baldock, Rosa Jordan, Heather Prouty, Allison Furr-Lawyer, Philip Eubanks and others. Open 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday, Saturday, Sunday. 901-521-0054.

Gallery 363 (Leadership Memphis), 365 S. Main: Dr. Davis Sloas will have a second opening 6-8:30 p.m. Friday, displaying many new works not shown previously. Viewings after opening should be made by appointment by calling 901-452-8033.

Material, 2553 Broad: "Between Here and There," prints and drawings by Sarah Marshall. Exhibition runs for one night only with an opening reception 6-8 p.m. Friday. Call 901-219-1943

Memphis College of Art's Nesin Graduate School, 477 S. Main: "Singular Masses: An Examination of Racial Identity," through March 9. Reception 6-9 p.m. Friday. Work of seven artists: Yashua Klos, Anthony Lee, Lester Merriweather, Carl E. Moore, Toyin Odutola, Io Palmer and Matthew Thomas. Exhibition is in celebration of Black History Month. Other reception 6-9 p.m. Feb. 22. Gallery hours: 4-9 p.m. Friday; noon-5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Call 901-272-5100.

Pla(i)n(e) Gallery (Arts & Communication Building, Room 100), 3715 Central: "Public Housing," Monday through Feb. 15. Reception 5-7:30 p.m. Feb. 1. Cooperative group exhibition includes painting, drawing, photography, sculpture, film, sound and poetry. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Temple Israel, 1376 E. Massey: "Illuminations: The Art of Samuel Bak," through April 28. Opening reception 3-5 p.m. Sunday. Original paintings by artist and Holocaust survivor. Gallery Talk by Jon Pucker (Director, Pucker Gallery, Boston), 3-4 p.m. Feb. 10; reception sponsored by WRJ-Temple Israel Sisterhood, 4-4:30 p.m. Feb. 10; concert 4:30-5:30 p.m. Feb. 10. Online:

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