Art events around town

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ANF Architects, 1500 Union: Memphis Camera Club: “Memphis Architecture: A Walk Through History,” through Sept. 27. Opening reception 5:30-7:30 p.m. Friday. A collection of photographs of Memphis landmarks based on the National Register of Historic Places. Call 901-278-6868.

Dixon Gallery & Gardens, 4339 Park: “Made in Dixon” returns Sunday through Oct. 20 to the Mallory and Wurtzburger galleries. With over 200 works of art and more than 300 participants, “Made in Dixon” showcases all of the art created by participants in the Dixon’s 14 educational programs in the past year. Call 901-761-5250.

Gallery Fifty Six, 2256 Central: Niles Wallace: “Rug Burns,” through Sept. 28. Artist’s reception, 5-8 p.m. Friday. Open noon-4 p.m. Wednesday, Thursday, Friday; 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, and by appointment. Call 901-276-1251.

Gasoline (Art Gallery), 2493 Broad: Jean Umbreit: “Animalia” opening 6-9 p.m. Friday. Ninth of 16-installment exhibition series “Circuitous Succession,” curated by Jason Miller. 901-229-1041.

Stark Pottery, 12675 Donelson, Arlington: Agnes Stark’s 2013 Summer Kiln opening reception 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday. Also, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday and noon-5 p.m. Sunday. Free and open to the public. 901-458-2354 or 901-867-9240.The Yellow House On Union, 1981 Union: “Transitions: An Artist’s Link Group Exhibition,” through Nov. 2. Open 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Wednesday through Friday; 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday. 901-272-9222.


Artreach Gallery, 2075 Exeter, Suite 40 (Exeter Village), Germantown: John Sadowski: “Abstract Paintings,” through Sept. 27. Open 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and by appointment. Call 901-759-9119.

Christian Brothers University Gallery (Beverly & Sam Ross Gallery), 650 East (CQ) Parkway S.: Phyllis Boger and Constance Grayson: “Fabricated Fiori,” through Oct. 10. Fabric paintings, collages. Call 901-321-3432.

Clough-Hanson Gallery (Rhodes College), 2000 North Parkway: Tom Lee: “Sheer Delight,” through Oct. 11. Hours: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. 901-843-3442.

D’Edge Art & Unique Treasures, 550 S. Main: New work by Debra Edge, through Sept. 26. Hours: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays, Saturday; noon-4 p.m. Sunday; closed Tuesday. Call 901-521-0054. or

Dixon Gallery & Gardens, 4339 Park: “Picturing America: Signature Works from the Westmoreland Museum of American Art,” through Oct. 6. More than 200 years of American art through portraiture, still life, landscape, narrative painting and sculpture. 901-761-5250.

Eclectic Eye, 242 S. Cooper: Joseph Arthur: “Musings of an Unconscious Mind,” through Sept. 26. 901-276-3937.

Leadership Memphis Gallery 363, 363 S. Main: Catherine Erb: “Photography,” through Sept. 23. Viewings by appointment. Call 901-452-8033 or 917-202-3206.

David Lusk Gallery, 4540 Poplar in Laurelwood: Wayne Edge: “River of Stars” and Leslie Holt: “Help Yourself,” through Oct. 12. Hours: 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday. 901-767-3800.

Memphis College of Art, 1930 Poplar (Overton Park): Chloe York: “Decorators,” through Sept. 27 in Alumni Gallery of Rust Hall. Artworks deal with issues of camouflage, defense and exploration of beauty.Hours: 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays; 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday; noon-4 p.m. Sunday. Call 901-272-5100.

Memphis College of Art, 1930 Poplar (Overton Park): 29th annual Horn Island Exhibition, through Sept. 27 in Rust Hall Main Gallery. Artwork inspired by the nature of Horn Island, Miss. Open 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays; 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday; noon-4 p.m. Sunday. Call 901-272-5100.

Memphis College of Art’s Nesin Graduate School, 477 S. Main: “Blurring Dimensions,” through Sept. 20 in Hyde Gallery. Featured artists: Jonathan Auger, Gregory Euclide, Adam Farmer, Rebekah Laurenzi, Cedar Lorca Nordbye, Claudia Santillan, Amanda Sparks, and Travis Townsend. Hours: noon-5 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday; 6-9 p.m. during South Main Trolley Night. Call 901-272-5100.

L Ross Gallery, 5040 Sanderlin, Suite 104: Jeri Ledbetter: “Ricordando” (abstract paintings) and Fletcher Golden: “A Gathering of Horses” (sculpture created from found wood and metals) duo exhibition runs through Sept. 30. Open 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday; 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday. Call 901-767-2200.

RS Antiques and Art, 700 S. Mendenhall (next to Half Shell): Debbie Likley Pacheco: “Disconnected,” through Sept. 30. Open 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday through Saturday, and by appointment. 901-417-8315.

Shainberg Gallery (Memphis Jewish Community Center), 6560 Poplar: Memphis artist Adam Benet Shaw exhibition of work, through Sept. 29. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday-Thursday. Call 901-761-0810.

Southside Gallery, 150 Courthouse Square, Oxford, Miss.: Kate Roebuck: “Shape and Form,” through Sept. 28. New works on paper. Artist’s reception 6:30-8:30 p.m. Sept. 27. Call 662-234-9090.

Tops Gallery, 400 S. Front: Sarah Jones: “As Tiny or Important As You Like,” through Sept. 22. Call 901-340-0134.

Other exhibitions

Germantown Performing Arts Centre (lobby), 1801 Exeter, Germantown: Visual Arts Exhibition featuring works by Yancy Villa-Calvo, through Sept. 26. Free and open to the public. No tickets required.

Memphis Botanic Garden, 750 Cherry (Audubon Park): Chantel Barber: “Nature’s Portraits,” through Sept. 30. Visitors Center Gallery. Open 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday through Saturday. Call 901-636-4100.

Memphis Botanic Garden, 750 Cherry (Audubon Park): Mark Kalagias: “Art Photography Exhibit,” through Oct. 14 in Water Garden Gallery. Hours: 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday through Saturday. 901-636-4100.

Playhouse on the Square, 66 S. Cooper: Katie McWeeney: “What If … Explorations of Possibility and Connection,” ends Sunday Sept. 15. Playhouse’s MCA Gallery open 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday through Saturday, 1-5 p.m. Sunday, and on show nights.

Playhouse on the Square, 66 S. Cooper: “Indianola Nights,” recent paintings by Janice Nabors Raiteri, ends Sunday. Open 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday.

St. George’s Episcopal Church Art Gallery, 2425 S. Germantown Road, Germantown: Memphis Area Cotton Patcher’s Quilt Guild’s colorful display of approximately 15 quilts — ranging from traditional quilts to nontraditional art quilts (wall hangings) and whimsical children’s quilts — ends Sunday. Gallery hours: 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m. weekdays and 9 a.m.-noon Sundays. Call 901-754-7282.

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