∎ Amherst Area Chamber of Commerce — Voices Without Words, images by Nicole Ciocca, thru Oct. 29 at 28 Amity St. Hours: Mon.-Fri., 8:30-4:30
∎ Amherst College — Frazar is Killed, an exhibit about Amherst and the Civil War, on view in Frost Library.
Stanley Lewis: Paintings and Drawings, Oct. 10-26 in Eli Marsh Gallery, Fayerweather Hall. Hours: Mon.-Fri., 10-4; Sat., 12-4 p.m.
The Balance: Nature/Spirit/Body/Breath Immanence, an installation and performance work by Karen Dolmanisth, thru Nov. 30 in Mead Art Museum. Reinventing Tokyo: Japan’s Largest City in the Artistic Imagination continues thru Dec. 30 Hours: Tues.-Sun., 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
∎ Amherst Community Connections — Life in Progress, paintings by Jacob Brown, thru Oct. 30 at 233 N. Pleasant St. Hours: Mon.-Fri.,10-4
∎ Amherst Dog Wash — Pet Portrait Paintings by Kate Fontaine, currently at 321 Main St. Hours: Fri., 11-5; Sat., 10-5; Sun., 12-5; Thurs., 11-5
∎ Amherst History Museum — Signs of the Times, an exhibit celebrating historic businesses in Amherst, is on view Thursdays thru Saturdays, 12-4 p.m. at 67 Amity St. Free.
∎ Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art — The Snowy Day and the Art of Ezra Jack Keats, thru Oct. 24; Our British Cousins: The Magical Art of Maisy and Friends, thru Nov. 25. Hours: Tues.-Fri., 10-4; Sat., 10-5; Sun., 12-5. $9 adult; $6 seniors, youth, students and teachers (children under 1 year free); $22.50 family for a family of four. 658-1100
∎ Gallery A3 — Birds and Nature, paintings by Guru Karam Khalsa, thru Oct. 24 at 28 Amity St. Hours: Wed.-Sun., 1-7 p.m. 256-4250
∎ Hampshire College — 2012 Hampshire College Faculty Art Exhibition, thru Oct. 29 in Main Gallery. Hours: Mon.-Fri., 10:30-4:30; Sun., 2-5; special hours SATURDAY, Oct. 13, 10:30-4:30
∎ Jewish Community of Amherst — An exhibit of paintings by Susan Pepper Aisenberg runs thru Oct. 31 at 742 Main St. Hours: Tues.-Fri., 10:30-4
∎ Jones Library — Nature photography and landscapes by Stephen Gingold and Bob Erbeck, thru Oct. 30 in the Burnett Gallery, 43 Amity St. Hours: Sat., 9-5; Sun., 1-4:30 p.m.; Mon., 1-5 p.m.; Tues., Wed., Fri., 9 a.m.-9 p.m. 259-3090.
∎ Northampton Cooperative Bank — Photography: A Journey..., images by Gail Platz of Belchertown, thru Oct. 31 at the bank on Triangle St. Hours: Mon.-Fri., 8:30-5; Sat., 9-12
∎ University of Massachusetts —
Pride and Passion: The African-American Baseball Experience, thru Dec. 7 in Du Bois Library, Lower Level. Reception Oct. 25, 4 p.m.
Collage Logic, a group show curated by Jackie Shatz, thru Oct. 18 in Hampden Gallery. Hours: Tues.-Fri., 1-6 p.m.; Sun., 2-5 p.m.
Inner Workings, works by students in the MFA Studio Arts Program, opens with reception THURSDAY, Oct. 18, 4-6 p.m. and runs thru Oct. 28 in Herter Gallery. Hours: Mon.-Fri., 11-4; Sun., 1-4 p.m.
A Lovely Horse, 22 equine portraits by Erica Damon, thru Jan. 13 in the Science and Engineering Library, Lederle Lowrise, Floor 2.
Celeste Boursier-Mougenot, thru Dec. 2 at the University Museum of Contemporary Art. Dialogue with a Collection: Elizabeth Stone continues thru Oct. 14 Hours: Tues.-Fri., 11-4:30; Sat. and Sun., 2-5 p.m.
Two Ways of Looking at an Elm Tree, a two-part work on banners by Carolyn Webb, is on view thru Nov. 30 on the south facade of the University Museum of Contemporary Art.
∎ Easthampton City Arts + Gallery — If You Need Me I Will Be Over Here, constructions by Angela Zammarelli, thru Oct. 31 at 43 Main St. Reception SATURDAY, Oct. 13, 5-8 p.m. Gallery hours: Tues. thru Sat., 12-6.
∎ Easthampton City Hall Gallery — Scanography from Nature, prints by Marty Klein, thru Dec. 12 at 50 Payson Ave. Hours: Mon.-Thurs, 8-5.
∎ The Invisible Fountain — Looks Like an Art Show, new paintings by Luke Cavagnac, currently at 116 Pleasant St., Suite 206. Open Mon.-Fri. 527-9300
∎ Lathrop Art Gallery —A Focused View, photography by Jackie Tuthill, thru Oct. 31 at 100 Bassett Brook Drive. Reception SUNDAY, Oct. 14, 4-5 p.m. Hours: Daily 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
∎ Barstow’s Longview Farm Store and Bakery — Farms, Farm Animals and Wildlife, oil paintings by Walter Hamilton, thru Nov. 18 at 172 Hockanum Rd.
∎ Porter-Phelps-Huntington Museum — Field Notes 2, an exhibit of drawings, paintings, floor cloths and sculptures by architects Sigrid Miller Pollin and Stephen Schreiber and landscape architect Jane Thurber, thru Oct. 15 in the museum’s Corn Barn at 130 River Dr. Hours: Sat.-Wed., 1-4:30 p.m. 584-4699
∎ U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Gallery — Nature and wildlife images by Rollin Atkinson, thru Oct. 31 at 300 Westgate Center Dr. Hours: Mon.-Fri., 8-4:30. 253-8303
∎ Paper City Studios — Mind and Matter, paintings and drawings by Susannah Auferoth, Elizabeth Meyersohn and Barbara Neulinger, thru Oct 21 at 80 Race St. Hours: SATURDAY, Oct. 13 and 20, 12-5 p.m.; Sun., Oct. 21, 12-5 p.m.
∎ Wistariahurst Museum — He Brought Magic to the People, selected pieces from the magic collection of Sidney Radner, thru Oct. 31 at 238 Cabot St. Hours: Sat., Sun., Mon., 12-4. $3 gallery admission.
∎ Leverett Library — Works by Hadley artist Steve Wilda, thru Oct. 30 at 75 Montague Rd. 548-9220 for hours.
∎ A.P.E. Gallery — Four Cities: Osaka, Kyoto, Kobe, New York, photography by Chester Michalik, thru Nov. 3 at 126 Main St. Reception FRIDAY, Oct. 12, 6-8 p.m. Hours: Mon.-Sun., 12-5; Fri., 12-8 586-5553
∎ Cup and Top Cafe — Art That Defies Categorization, works by Elizabeth Denny, currently at 162 Main St. in Florence.
∎ Dance Northampton — Happenstance, paintings by Sherid Adams, currently at 492 Pleasant St. Hours: Mon.-Fri., 6-8 p.m.
∎ FOE Gallery — Please Don’t Drown, works by William Schaff, currently at 114 Main St.
∎ Forbes Library — Young@Heart Chorus 30th Anniversary Mixed Media Retrospective, thru Oct. 31 in Hosmer Gallery. Hours: Mon., 9-9; Tues., 1-5; Wed., 9-9; Thurs., 1-5; Fri. and Sat., 9-5.
∎ Grubs Sandwich Shop — Portraiture by Gyuri Kepes, currently at 88 Pleasant St.
∎ Hampshire YMCA — A show of acrylics and mixed-media paintings by Judy Beals runs thru Oct. 25 at 286 Prospect St.
∎ Historic Northampton — Birds from Paradise: Eli LaFrienier, 1898-1977, an exhibit curated by Joan Ryan, thru March 31 at 46 Bridge St. Also on view: A Place Called Paradise: The Making of Northampton, Massachusetts. $3 general; $6 families. Hours: Tues.-Sat., 10-5; Sun., 12-5. 584-6011.
∎ Living Art Studio — Walk the Walk, works by Barbara Listenik, currently at 219 Main St., 2nd floor
∎ Northampton Center for the Arts — Illusions of Place, photography by Pamela Cobb, thru Oct. 26. Reception FRIDAY, Oct. 12, 5-7 p.m. Hours: Tues.-Fri., 11-4.
∎ Oxbow Gallery — Works by Cathy Osman and Tim Segar and woodcuts by Fran Kidder, thru Oct. 28 at 275 Pleasant St. Reception FRIDAY, Oct. 12, 5-8 p.m. Hours: Thurs.-Sun., 12-5. 586-6300, oxbowgallery.org
∎ R. Michelson Galleries — Barry Moser: 30th Anniversary of Pennyroyal Alice opens with reception FRIDAY, Oct. 12, 6-8 p.m. and runs thru Dec. 15 at 132 Main St. Hours: 10 a.m.- 9 p.m. 586-3964.
∎ Side Street Cafe — Nature’s Peaceful Places, landscape paintings by Ed O’Brien, currently at 42 Maple St. in Florence.
∎ Smith College — In the Museum of Art: Frameworks VIII, thru Nov. 4; Drawn to Excellence:Renaissance to Romantic Drawings from a Private Collection, thru Jan. 6. Hours: Tues.-Sat., 10-4; Sun., 12-4. $5 general admission; $4 seniors; $3 students 13 and up; $2 youth 6-12.
Dolomites, images by photographer Kevin Kunstadt, thru Nov. 1 in Oresman Gallery, Hillyer, Brown Fine Arts Center. Hours: Mon.-Fri., 10-5
A Room of Our Own: An Exhibition Celebrating 50 Years in the Mortimer Rare Book Room, thru Dec. 20 in the Rare Book Room, Neilson Library, 3rd Floor. Hours: daily, 10 a.m.-10 p.m.
∎ Stick and Bricks — In Between, screen prints by Kim Rosen, currently at 9 Market St. Hours: Tues.-Fri., 12-6; Sat, 11-6; Sun., 12-5.
∎ Thornes Marketplace — The River, paintings by Dave Gloman, currently on view on the second floor at 150 Main St.
∎ Trailside Gallery — Principles and Pathways, paintings by Martin Bridge, currently at 14 Strong Ave.
∎ UNITE — Every Ending Begins, works by Michael Crigler, currently at 202 Main St.
∎ Salmon Falls Artisans Showroom — New Wooden Vessels by Edward Jacob, thru Oct. 30 at 1 Ashfield St. Hours: Mon.-Sat., 10-5; Sun., 12-5. 625-9833
∎ Shelburne Falls Arts Cooperative — Imagination, a group show by coop members, thru Oct. 29 at 26 Bridge St. Hours: Mon.-Wed., 11-5; Thurs.-Sat., 11-8. 625-9324, ShelburneArtsCoop.com
∎ Mount Holyoke College Art Museum — Kara Walker: Harper’s Pictorial History of the Civil War (Annotated), thru Dec. 23. Also on view: African American Artists and the Experiemental Printmaking Institute: The Janet Hickey Tague ‘66 Collection, thru Dec. 31. Hours: Tues.-Fri., 11-5; Sat. and Sun., 1-5 p.m.
∎ Museum of Fine Arts — Sisterhood, mixed-media paintings by Rosa Ibarra, thru Oct. 14; Hail to the Chief: Power, Politics and Presidents Portrayed by Currier & Ives, thru Jan. 20; Conscious Impressions: Green Printmaking from Zea Mays Printmaking, thru Oct. 21; Love, American Style, an installation by Lisa Hoke, thru May 26, 2013. Hours: Tues.- Sat., 10-5; Sun., 11-5.
∎ Westhampton Library — Country Paintings by Jean Gaitenby, thru Oct. 31.