Absolute Gallery Featuring new work by the Second Monday Artists, a Williamston artist group. Reception: Noon-5 p.m. Oct. 3. Hours: Tuesday & Wednesday 11 a.m.-6 p.m., Thursday & Friday 11 a.m.-8 p.m., Saturday & Sunday 11 a.m.-5 p.m. 307 E. Grand River Ave., Lansing. (517) 482-8845. www.absolutegallery.net.
By the Riverside Gallery Featuring acrylic and oil paintings of natural and surrealistic landscapes by Duane Feldpausch. Reception: 1–4 p.m. Oct. 3. Hours: Tuesday 11 a.m.-6 p.m., Wednesday 1-6 p.m., Thursday & Friday 11 a.m.-6 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m.-5 p.m. 1209 Turner St., Lansing, (517) 484-6534. www. bytheriverside-mi.com
East Lansing Public Art Gallery “The Past Ten Years.” Features classic still-life and cultural landscape photography by Louis Villafranca. Reception: 1-2 p.m. Oct. 3. Hours: Monday -Friday 6 a.m.-8 p.m., Saturday 8 a.m.-8 p.m., Sunday Noon-8 p.m. Hannah Community Center, 819 Abbot Road, East Lansing. (517) 241-9230.
Hope Borbas Okemos Library “Chasing The Rabbit.” Featuring the works of Jeannie West. Reception: 1-4 p.m. Oct. 3. Hours: Monday-Thursday 9 a.m.-9 p.m., Friday & Saturday 9 a.m.-7 p.m., Sunday 1-7 p.m. 4321 Okemos Road, Okemos. (517) 347-2021. www.cadl.org
Kresge Art Museum. 2010 Faculty Biennial Exhibition. Showcases the artwork of 25 faculty members in a broad range of media and contemporary art approaches. There will be no reception this month. Hours: Monday & Tuesday 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Thursday 10 a.m.-8 p.m., Friday 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Saturday & Sunday Noon-5 p.m. Intersection of Physics & Auditorium roads, East Lansing. (517) 355-7631. www.artmuseum.msu. edu.
Ledge Craft Lane “The Artrageous Divas Paint Grand Ledge.” Exhibits original art highlighting the city of Grand Ledge. There will be no reception this month. Hours: Wednesday-Saturday 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. 120 S. Bridge St., Grand Ledge. (517) 627-9843 or www. ledgecraftlane.com.
MSU Museum “Experience Through Poetry and Photography.” A showcase of cultural diversity by photographer Kyle Denison Martin and poet Fredy Rodriguez-Mejia. Reception: 6-8 p.m. Oct. 18. Hours: Monday- Friday 9 a.m.–5 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m. –5 p.m., Sunday 1-5 p.m. West Circle Drive, MSU Campus, East Lansing. (517) 355- 2370. www.museum.msu.edu.
North Foyer Gallery at East Lansing Public Library “Sharing Water Media Impressions, The Pond and Beyond.” Collection of abstract and surreal nature paintings in water media by Jeanne Curtis. There will be no reception this month. Hours: Monday- Thursday 10 a.m.-9 p.m., Friday 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Sunday 1-5 p.m. 950 Abbot Road, East Lansing. (517) 571-2420.
TIC Gallery “Red.” A new multi-media exhibit featuring works by Roy Stephens, Jane Reiter, John Kroneman, Jessica Kovan, Sally LaCross, and twelve other local artists. Reception: 1–4 p.m. Oct. 3. Hours: Monday-Friday 8 a.m. –6 p.m. Technology Innovation Center, above Barnes & Noble in East Lansing, 325 E. Grand River Ave., East Lansing. (517) 319-6861
Turner-Dodge House A variety artwork in mixed media, stained glass, metal art, photography, basketry and jewelry by local artists. Reception: Noon-5 p.m. Oct. 3. Hours: Tuesday-Friday 10 a.m.-5 p.m. 100 E. North St., Lansing. (517) 483-4220.
Honora Bird’s Studio Gallery “Vessels Galore” Gallery artists interpret the functional and non-functional forms of vessels. Hours: Wednesday-Saturday 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Sunday 1-4p.m. 1207 Turner St., Lansing. (517) 285- 9462.
Lansing Art Gallery. Michigan Ceramic Art Association exhibition. Features works created by artists statewide. There will be no reception this month. Hours: Tuesday- Friday 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Saturday 1-4 p.m. 113 S. Washington Square, Lansing. (517) 374- 6400.
Mackerel Sky “Investigations: Collections from Life.” A series of photo-collage as a visual assemblage of found objects by Kim Kauffman. Reception: Noon-4 p.m. Oct. 3. Hours: Monday- Wednesday 10 a.m.-7 p.m., Thursday & Friday 10 a.m.-8 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Sunday Noon-5 p.m.. 217 Ann St., East Lansing. (517) 351-2211. www.mackerelsky. com.Saper Galleries Featuring poetic paintings, in a realistic and cubist style, by Israeli artist Ben Shiff. Reception: 1-4 p.m. Oct. 3. Hours: Monday- Wednesday 10 a.m.-6 p.m, Thursday 10 a.m.-9 p.m., Friday & Saturday 10 a.m.-6 p.m. 433 Albert Ave., East Lansing. (517) 351-0815. www.sapergalleries.com.
(SCENE) Metrospace “Creative Community.” Featuring three sub-exhibits: “Profile Pics,” “Studio Space,” and “Unrealized Ideas.” There will be no reception this month. Hours: Thursday 2-5 p.m., Friday & Saturday 2-6 p.m., Noon-4 p.m. Sunday. 110 Charles St., East Lansing. (517) 319-6832. www.scenemetrospace. com.