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BEST BET: Most people walk down a street and hardly give the scene a notice, oblivious to the “art” surrounding them. Not so photographers Rolfe Ross and Bernie Andreoli, who have been enjoying photographic adventures together for 15 years, capturing “Random Moments” in street scenes from Coney Island to St. Lucia, from Times Square to Miami’s Little Haiti. Their show opens tonight with a reception 6 to 8:30 and runs through March 30 at CameraWork Gallery, 515 Center St., Scranton. Open Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 510-5028.

THIS WEEK: MARCH 4 to 10, 2011

Perspectives of Nature, photography by King’s College student Jeff Katra including landscapes and flowers. Through March 25 with a reception tonight, 6 to 8. Widmann Gallery, Sheehy-Farmer Campus Center, King’s College, Wilkes-Barre. Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. 208-5957.

Made in Stone, stone sculptures by members of the Carving Studio & Sculpture Center of West Rutland, Vermont. Opens tonight with a talk by studio director Carol Driscoll at 5 followed by a reception 6 to 8. Continues through March 26 at Artists for Art Gallery, 514 Lackawanna Ave., Scranton. Thursday through Saturday, noon to 5 p.m. 969-1040.

ONGOING EXHIBITS

Knot Work Display, belts, bags and various other creations done in fancy knot work by David J. Kline. Through mid-March at the Osterhout Free Library, 71 S. Franklin St., Wilkes-Barre. Monday through Thursday, 8:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. 821-1959.

Pennsylvania Hands, Sally Wiener Grotta’s visual celebration of individuals who keep alive traditional crafts across the state. Through March with a reception March 18, 5 to 8 p.m. and a presentation by the artist March 24 at 7 p.m. Osterhout Free Library, 71 S. Franklin St., Wilkes-Barre. Monday through Thursday, 8:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. 821-1959.

An Ideal Subject: The Art of Jennie Brownscombe, works by the genre, history and portrait painter who was born in Honesdale (1850-1936). Through March 18 at the Hope Horn Gallery, Hyland Hall, University of Scranton. Sunday through Friday, noon to 4 p.m.; Wednesdays, 6 to 8 p.m. 941-4214.

Passages: Robert Griffith, works created with metal, glass and wood, including furniture, small objects and sculpture. Through March 20 at the Shields Center for Visual Arts, Marywood University, 2300 Adams Ave., Scranton. Monday, Thursday and Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Tuesday and Wednesday, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. 348-6278.

Any Given Monday, with works by members of the Endless Mountains Council of the Arts. Through March 31 at the Wyoming County Courthouse Gallery, 1 Courthouse Square, Tunkhannock. Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. 836-3200.

Art of Charlotte Kindler, pastels, oils and watercolors by the Shavertown artist. Through April 1 at Something Special, 23 W. Walnut St., Kingston. Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturday, 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. 696-3695.

John & Yoko: A New York Love Story, 50 photographs of John Lennon and Yoko Ono taken in 1980 by Allan Tannenbaum. Through April 4 at the Everhart Museum, 1901 Mulberry St., Nay Aug Park, Scranton. Monday, Thursday and Friday, noon to 4 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sunday, noon to 5 p.m. 346-7186.

Ornamental Penmanship, the extensive Zaner-Bloser Collection of American Ornamental Penmanship by renowned master penmen. Through April 18 at the Weinberg Memorial Library, 900 Mulberry St., University of Scranton. Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.; Friday, 8 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Saturday, noon to 8 p.m.; Sunday, noon to 11:30 p.m. 941-6341.

Face to Face: Interface, contemporary portraiture of the Northeast by Bill Benson, Marylou Chibirka, Russell Recchion, George Strasburger, Brian Keeler, Barbara Sowinski, Robert Stark, Tom Wise and Marty Poole. Through April 28 at the Blue Heron Gallery, 20 Main St., Wyalusing. Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. 746-4922.

With Bullets Singing All Around Me, a show exploring regional stories of the Civil War including items owned by museum founder Dr. Isaiah Everhart who served as a field surgeon with the 8th Pennsylvania Cavalry. Through July 17 at the Everhart Museum, 1901 Mulberry St., Nay Aug Park, Scranton. Monday, Thursday and Friday, noon to 4 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, noon to 5 p.m. $5, $3 seniors, $2 children. 346-7186.

Medic in Action: Caring for the Wounded, an exhibit on military medical personnel from Northeastern Pennsylvania who served in World War II, Vietnam and Iraq. Through July 17 at the Everhart Museum, 1901 Mulberry St., Nay Aug Park, Scranton. Monday, Thursday and Friday, noon to 4 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, noon to 5 p.m. $5, $3 seniors, $2 children. 346-7186.

FUTURE EXHIBITS

Creative Trash, paintings and sculpture made from recycled cardboard, paper, plastic and broken electronics by Western Wayne High School students. Opens March 11 with a reception 4 to 6 p.m. Continues through April 8 at the Lackawanna College Environmental Institute, 10 Moffat Drive, Covington Township. Open Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. 842-1506.

The Irish in Luzerne County, photographs, documents and stories relating to the local Irish experience. Contributions to the exhibit are invited. March Opens March 11 with a reception 5 to 8 p.m. Continues through May 28 at the Luzerne County Historical Society Museum, 69 S. Franklin St., Wilkes-Barre. Tuesday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 823-6244.

Luzerne County Women in Pastel Invitational, works by Georgiana Cray Bart, Anna Ostapiw, Mary Louise Steinberg, Tobi Balin Grossman, Shirley Trievel, Alice Laputka, Liz Bignel Plashinski and Natalia Kerr. March 13 to April 20 at the Pauly Friedman Gallery, Misericordia University, 301 Lake St., Dallas. Monday through Thursday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, 1 to 5 p.m. 674-6250.

Group Art Exhibit, by Lorraine Petyo Elias, Bonnie Coveleski, Darren Elias, Betsy Havira, Charlotte Kindler and Bonnie Mattick. Opens March 25 with a reception 5 to 8 p.m. Continues through April 10 at the Lorraine Petyo Elias Studio, 198 Brown St., Wilkes-Barre. Thursdays through Sundays, noon to 5 p.m. 947-9275.

Military Children’s Art Exhibit, works by children of military members. 109th Field Artillery Armory, 280 Market St., Wilkes-Barre. March 27, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Free. 825-2302 or 735-0912.

Student Exhibition, the 25th annual juried show with a wide variety of media. Opens April 1 with a reception 6 to 8 p.m. Continues through April 15 at the Hope Horn Gallery, Fourth Floor of Hyland Hall, University of Scranton. Sunday through Friday, noon to 4 p.m.; Wednesday, 6 to 8 p.m. 941-4214.

Steve Poleski: Mixed Media. May 1 to June 19 at the Pauly Friedman Gallery, Misericordia University, 301 Lake St., Dallas. Monday through Thursday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, 1 to 5 p.m. 674-6250.

Viewpoints, works by the University of Scranton Photography Club. May 1 to 13 with a reception May 6, 6 to 8 p.m. Hope Hope Gallery, Fourth Floor of Hyland Hall, University of Scranton. Sunday through Friday, noon to 4 p.m.; Wednesday, 6 to 8 p.m. 941-4214.

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