WOODBRIDGE — The Woodbridge Town Library will present the art of Gregory Karas in their Meeting Room during the month of January. Karas’ show is titled “Local Color: Studio & Plein Aire Paintings.”

A Connecticut native, Karas paints in several mediums including oil, acrylic and pastels to depict landscapes and wildlife scenes. He formally trained at Paier College of Art, graduating in 1983.

Karas is a board member of the Valley Arts Council and is a member of both the Connecticut Plein Aire Painters Society and the Easton Arts Council. Karas lives with his family in Ansonia.

The public is invited to attend an opening reception and meet the artist Saturday, Jan. 9, from 1 to 4 p.m. This exhibit is free and open to the public.