Calendar: Art and history exhibits around Fairfield County
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic please contact the venue to ensure the event hasn’t been cancelled.
Carriage Barn Arts Center, 681 South Ave., New Canaan. Info: carriagebarn.org.
Silvermine Art Center, 1037 Silvermine Rd., New Canaan. It is recommended that visitors to the galleries make an appointment by calling 203-966-9700, ext. 3, or emailing email@example.com. Info: silvermineart.org.
Westport Arts Center, 51 Riverside Ave., Westport. Info: westportartscenter.org.
Darien Arts Center, 2 Renshaw Rd., behind Town Hall in Darien. All programs cancelled until March 26. Info: darienarts.org or 203-655-8683.
The Brookfield Craft Center, 286 Whisconier Rd., Brookfield. Info: brookfieldcraft.org.
Rowayton Arts Center’s Autumn Juried Show, through Nov. 14. RAC, 145 Rowayton Ave., Rowayton. Info: rowaytonarts.org.
The Story of Women Exhibition, through Nov. 19, MAC, 40 Railroad Ave., Milford. Features artwork inspired by WOMEN: their stories, their role in society, their duality, their struggles, their successes, their journey, and their future. Also accessible in virtual format. Info: milfordarts.org.
Brookfield Craft Center, Lynn Tendler Bignell Gallery, 286 Whisconier Rd., Brookfield. Info: brookfieldcraft.org.
Danbury Railway Museum, 120 White St., Danbury. Info: 203-778-8337, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, 258 Main St., Ridgefield. Info: aldrichart.org. Rudy Shepherd: Somebody’s Child, through Nov. 29. Twenty Twenty Exhibition, through March 14. Frank Stella’s Stars, A Survey through May 9. Genesis Belanger: Through the Eye of a Needle through May 9. Info: aldrichart.org.
Floating Beauty: Women in the Art of Ukiyo-e, through Nov. 1, Bruce Museum, 1 Museum Dr., Greenwich. Exhibit examines historical perspectives on women and their depiction in art in Edo Period Japan (1615-1858). Advance registration required: brucemuseum.org.
Howard Skrill: Monumental Follies, virtual art exhibition explores the impact of public monuments, as well as their removal, and their absence. Created using Kunstmatrix, a unique tool that helps to create virtual 3-D exhibitions for the digital presentation of artworks. Runs through 2021. Info: https://www.fairfield.edu/museum/exhibitions/current-exhbitions/index.html.
The Discovery Museum, 4450 Park Ave., Bridgeport. Info: discoverymuseum.org or 203-372-3521.
The Osborne Homestead Museum, 500 Hawthorne Ave., Derby. Info: 203-734-2513.
Housatonic Museum of Art, 900 Lafayette Blvd., Bridgeport, www2.housatonic.edu/artmuseum, 203-332-5052.
Stepping Stones Museum for Children, 303 West Ave., Norwalk. Info: steppingstonesmuseum.org or 203-899-0606.
EverWonder Children’s Museum, 31 Pecks Ln., Newtown. Info: everwondermuseum.org.
Barnum Museum, 820 Main St., Bridgeport. Info: barnum-museum.org.
Yale Center for British Art, 1080 Chapel St., New Haven. Info: britishart.yale.edu.
Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History, 170 Whitney Ave., New Haven. Info: peabody.yale.edu or 203-432-5050.
Yale Art Gallery, 1111 Chapel St., New Haven. Info: artgallery.yale.edu or 203-432-0600.
Greenwich Historical Society, 47 Strickland Rd., Greenwich. Info:greenwichhistory.org.
Christmas Playtime at the Mansion, Nov. 11-Jan. 3, The Lockwood-Mathews Mansion Museum, 295 West Ave., Norwalk. The Museum will offer tours of the new exhibit on a limited basis. Info: www.lockwoodmathewsmansion.com/programs.
The New Haven Museum, 114 Whitney Ave., New Haven. Info: newhavenmuseum.org.
Stratford Library, 2203 Main St., Stratford. Info: stratfordlibrary.org.
Pequot Library, 720 Pequot Ave., Southport. Info: pequotlibrary.org, 203-259-0346, ext. 115.
Wilton Library, 137 Old Ridgefield Rd., Wilton. Info: wiltonlibrary.org; 203-762-6334.
Ridgefield Library, 472 Main St., Ridgefield. Info/Registration: ridgefieldlibrary.org.
Darien Library, 1441 Post Rd., Darien. Info: darienlibrary.org.
New Canaan Library, 151 Main St., New Canaan. Info: newcanaanlibrary.org.
Kershner Gallery, Fairfield Public Library, 1080 Old Post Rd., Fairfield. Info: fairfieldpubliclibrary.org.
Westport Historical Society, 25 Avery Pl., Westport. Info: westporthistory.org.
The New Canaan Museum and Historical Society, 13 Oenoke Ridge, New Canaan. Info: www.nchistory.org.
35th Annual American Artisan Show to Benefit Wilton Historical Society, Online, Nov. 5-Dec. 5, www.wiltonhistorical.org. The Silent Auction will run at the same time as the American Artisan Show, Nov. 5-Dec. 5.
Keeler Tavern Museum and History Center, 152 Main St., Ridgefield; 203-438-5485 or keelertavernmuseum.org.
Norwalk Historical Society Museum, 141 East Ave., Norwalk. Info: norwalkhistoricalsociety.org or 203-846-0525.
Darien Historical Society, 45 Old Kings Highway North, Darien. Info: 203-655-9233 or darienhistorical.org.
Greenwich Historical Society, Bush-Holley Historic Site, 39 Strickland Rd., Greenwich. Info: 203-869-6899, ext. 10 or greenwichhistory.org.
Weir Farm National Historic Site, 735 Nod Hill Rd., Wilton. Info: 203-834-1896 or www.nps.gov/wefa.
Danbury Museum & Historical Society, 43 Main St., Danbury. Info: 203-743-5200 or danburymuseum.org.
Ridgefield Historical Society, 4 Sunset Ln., Ridgefield. Info: ridgefieldhistoricalsociety.org.
Weston Historical Society, 104 Weston Rd., Weston. Free. Info: westonhistoricalsociety.org.
Living Lights Exhibit, open through December, The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk, 10 N. Water Street, Norwalk. Info: 203-852-0700, maritimeaquarium.org.
New Pond Farm Education Center, 101 Marchant Rd., West Redding. Info: 203-938-2117 or email@example.com.
Bartlett Arboretum & Gardens, 151 Brookdale Rd., Stamford. Info: 203-322-6971 or bartlettarboretum.org.
Earthplace, The Nature Discovery Center, 10 Woodside Ln., Westport. Info: 203-227-7253 or earthplace.org.
Greenwich Audubon Center, 613 Riversville Rd. Greenwich. Info: greenwich.audubon.org or 203-869-5272.
New Canaan Nature Center, 144 Oenoke Ridge, New Canaan. Info: 203-966-9577.
Connecticut Audubon Society Center at Fairfield, 2325 Burr St., Fairfield. Info: 203-259-6305 x109 or ctaudubon.org.
Ridgefield Guild of Artists, 34 Halpin Ln., Ridgefield. Free. Info: rgoa.org, 203-438-8863.
Art/Place Gallery, 70 Sanford St., Fairfield. Info: artplacegallery.org.
Newton Roux Gallery, 14 Elm St., Westport. Info: newtonroux.com.
Isabella Garrucho Fine Art, 40 West Putnam Ave., Greenwich. Info: igifineart.com.
Rockwell Gallery, Old Ridgefield Rd., Wilton Center. Info: 203-762-8311.
Fairfield Museum & History Center, 370 Beach Rd., Fairfield. Info: Fairfieldhistory.org.
Housatonic Museum Art, 900 Lafayette Blvd., Bridgeport. Info: www2.housatonic.edu/artmuseum.
RPAC Gallery, RPAC Gallery, 410 Main Street, Ridgefield. Info: 203-894-5609, info@RPACgallery.com
Greenwich Art Society Gallery, 299 Greenwich Ave., Greenwich. Info: 203-629-1533, greenwichartsociety.org.
The Stamford JCC, 1035 Newfield Ave., Stamford. Info: firstname.lastname@example.org, stamfordjcc.org.
Mayor’s Gallery, 10th floor Government Center, 888 Washington Blvd., Stamford. Info: 203-858-3082, facebook.com/mayorsgallerystamford/.
The Geary Gallery, 576 Boston Post Rd., Darien. Mysteries of the Ordinary, through Oct. 31. Gallery hours: Wednesday-Saturday, 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Info: 203-655-6633, www.gearygallery.com.
Greenwich Art Society’s 103rd Annual Juried Exhibition, through Oct. 24, The Bendheim Gallery Greenwich Arts Center, 299 Greenwich Ave., Greenwich. Submit entries Sept. 8-15 at www.greenwichartsociety.org. Entry fee: $20-$35. Viewing hours by appointment weekdays, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.; weekends, noon-4 p.m.
Lay of the Land Exhibition, through Nov. 7, The Washington Art Association & Gallery, 4 Bryan Memorial Plaza, Washington Depot. Also available online at www.washingtonartassociation.org.
Color Burst: Pastels and Paintings Exhibition, Oct. 22-Nov. 20, 112 Rowayton Ave., Rowayton. Presented by Art Annex CT, this is the first solo show for Stamford artist Ronnie Gold. Gallery hours: Tuesday-Friday, noon-5 p.m.; Saturday-Sunday, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., or by appointment;914-255-2685 to schedule. Info: email@example.com, artannexct.com.