New Exhibits
The Avenue Café

Paintings by Sarah de Ruiter. Reception: 1-4 p.m. Feb. 3. Hours: 10 a.m.-midnight Monday-Saturday; noon-5 p.m. Sunday. (517) 853-0550.

By the Riverside
“Two-Gether,” featuring paintings by four artists and photos by Bill Norton. Ongoing: “Color Blind,” by Julian Van Dyke: paintings based on “Othello.”  Reception: 1-4 p.m. Feb. 3. Hours: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Wednesday-Friday; 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday; 1-4 p.m. Sunday; special showings by appointment. 1209 Turner St., Old Town, Lansing. (517) 484-6534.

Belen Gallery (inside the Michigan Women’s Historical Center & Hall of Fame)
“My Journey,” featuring the multi-media work of Detroit artist Valaria Davis. Reception: 2-4 p.m. Feb. 3. Hours: Noon-4 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday; 2-4 p.m. Sunday. 213 W. Malcolm X St., Lansing. (517) 484-1880.

East Lansing Public Art Gallery
“2012 Great Lakes Folk Festival Rewind,” featuring work from four photographers. Reception: 1-2 p.m. Feb. 3. Hours: 6 a.m.-8 p.m. Monday-Friday; 8 a.m.-8 p.m. Saturday; noon-8 p.m. Sunday. Hannah Community Center, 819 Abbot Road, East Lansing. (517) 894-2166. 

EagleMonk Pub and Brewery
This month’s artist is Nicolette Rose. Reception: 3-5 p.m. Feb. 3. Hours: Tuesday-Thursday, 3-10 p.m. Friday-Saturday, Noon-11 p.m. Sunday, Noon-8 p.m. 4906 W Mt. Hope Hwy., Lansing. (517) 708-7350.

Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum
Beginning Feb. 23: “Guillermo Kuitca: Diarios” and “Naiza Kahn: Karachi Elegies.” Ongoing exhibits: “In Search of Time” ends Feb. 10; “Global Groove 1973/2012” and “Fritz Haeg: Domestic Integrities” end Feb. 24. Hours: 11 am-6 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday; Noon- 9 p.m. Friday; 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday-Sunday. 344 Student Services Building, Michigan State University, East Lansing. (517) 884-3900.

Empowerment Center
Eight mid-Michigan artists will be featured, showcasing a variety of mediums. Reception: 1-4 p.m. Feb. 3. Hours: 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday. 600 W. Maple St., Lansing. (517) 372-5980.

Gallery 1212
“Dood Show,” featuring doodles by Dennis Preston. Reception: Noon-5 p.m. Feb. 3. Hours: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, Noon-5 p.m. Sunday. 1212 Turner St., Lansing. (517) 999-1212.

Grove Gallery Co-op
“Walk Michigan” featuring work by printermaker Bev Hundley. Reception: Noon-4 p.m. Feb. 3. Hours: Noon-6 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, Noon-4 p.m. Saturday & Sunday. 325 Grove St., East Lansing. (517) 333-7180.

Linda J. Beeman Studio
Featuring the work of Beeman, Janet Baugher, Thomas Tomasek, Andrew Stone and Ruth Egnater. Reception: 1-5 p.m. Hours: Special events or by appointment. Feb. 3. Hours: 1220 N. Washington Ave., Lansing. (989) 277-3321.

LookOut! Art Gallery
Featuring Eto Otitigbe’s multi-media work “Loss Prevention” and the photography by Brett King. Reception: 1-3 p.m. Feb. 3. Hours: Noon-2 p.m. Monday-Friday. Snyder-Phillips Hall, MSU Campus, East Lansing.

Mackerel Sky
Landscapes and lakescapes of northern Michigan in “Paintings from Up North,” by Kris Love. Reception: Noon-4 p.m. Feb. 3. 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday, Noon-4 p.m. Sunday. 211 M.A.C. Ave., East Lansing. (517) 351-2211.

MICA Gallery
“Loving the Human Form,” featuring nude works by five artists. Reception: Noon-4 p.m. Feb. 3. Hours: Noon.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, Noon-4 p.m. Saturday-Sunday. 1210 Turner St., Lansing (517) 371-4600. 

MODI Art Gallery
The premiere exhibit will feature paintings by local artist and MODI co-founder Brendan Martin. 605 E. Michigan Ave., Lansing. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday-Sunday. (517) 582-9402.

MSU Museum
“The Great Work of the Metal Lover,” an art-science collaboration betwen MSU professors Adam Brown and Kazem Kashefi. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday; 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday; 1-5 p.m. Sunday. (517) 355-2370.

North Foyer Gallery at the East Lansing Public Library
“Still At Play,” featuring collaborative and indidvudal clay and fabric pieces by Eldon Clark and Martha Brownscombe. Reception: 1-3:30 p.m. Feb. 3. Hours: 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m-5:30 p.m. Saturday and 1-5 p.m. Sunday. 950 Abbot Road, East Lansing. (517) 351-2420.

Saper Galleries
“The Magic of Realism of Rob Gonsalves.” Surrealistic paintings by Gonsalves. Reception: 1-4 p.m. Feb. 3. Hours: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Thursday; 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Friday; 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday. 433 Albert Ave., East Lansing. (517) 351-0815. 

Creole Gallery

Paintings by James McFarland. Reception: 1-5 p.m. Feb. 3. Hours: 1-5 p.m. Saturday & Sunday. 1218 Turner St., Lansing. (517) 371-2736.

Lansing Art Gallery
“Threadlines,” created by Dolores S. Slowinski, showcasing a contemporary look at the relationship between thread and paper. Hours: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday; 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Friday; 1 p.m.-4 p.m. Saturday. 119 N. Washington Square, Lansing. (517) 374-6400.

Okemos Library
“After the Capture,” featuring the digital photography of the Samurai Sony Warriors. This group includes photographers Jim Colando, Neil Leighton, William Norton and Roger Smith. Reception: 2-4 p.m. Feb. 3. Hours: 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Thursday; 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Friday-Saturday; 1-7 p.m. Sunday. 4321 Okemos Road, Okemos. (517) 349-0250.

TIC Gallery
“Music: Muse,” a multi-media exhibit that features works Linda Brundage, Juanita Baldwin, Kelly Boyle, John Kroneman, Gretchen Foster and other local artists. Hours: 8 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Friday. Technology Innovation Center, 325 E. Grand River Ave., East Lansing. (517) 319-6 861.

(SCENE) Metrospace
“Bright Futures: An MSU Showcase,” featuring a variety of artists enrolled in the Michigan State Univesity masters arts program. Hours: 2-5 p.m. Thursday; 2-6 p.m. Friday-Saturday; Noon-4 p.m. Sunday. 110 Charles St., East Lansing. (517) 319-6832.

Shiawassee Arts Center
Three local artists — Ron Cook, Carolyn Texera and Kellie Buckley — will have their multi-media work displayed. Hours: 1-5 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday. 206 Curwood Castle Dr., Owosso. (989) 723-8354.