Absolute Gallery “The World of Fairies.” From the mind of Lansing artist Jana Nicol. Reception: 1 – 5 p.m. June 6. Hours: 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. T - W, 11 a.m. – 8 p.m. Th & F and 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. S & Su. 307 E. Grand River Ave., Lansing. (517) 482-8845. www.absolutegallery.net.
Haze Art Gallery Featuring photography by Linda Moore, pottery by Dee Hunt, and “Baby Carrot Creations” by Ashleigh Lipsey. Reception: 1 – 4 p.m. June 6. Hours: 10 a.m.-7 p.m. T–S, 1-4 p.m. Su. 306 E. Grand River Ave., Lansing. (517) 372-HAZE. www.hazeartgallery.com
MSU Museum “Sticks, Strings, and Shadows: Puppets of Asia.” A collection donated by Doris Neilson of Avoca, including shadow puppets from China, Cambodia and Bali. Hours: 9 a.m.–5 p.m. M–F, 10 a.m.–5 p.m. S, 1–5 p.m. Su. West Circle Drive, MSU Campus, East Lansing. (517) 355-2370. www.museum.msu.edu.
TIC Gallery “Green.” A new multi-media exhibit featuring works by Marlene Cameron, Jessica Kovan, Kristine Campbell, Laura DeLind, Juanita Baldwin, Charlie Fanta, and 12 other local artists. Reception: 1–4 p.m. June 6. Hours: 8 a.m.–6 p.m. M-F. Technology Innovation Center, above Barnes & Noble in East Lansing, 325 E. Grand River Ave., East Lansing. (517) 319-6861
Coffee and Friends Cafe Portraits by Lansing artist Carolyn Ojala. Reception: 2-4 p.m. June 6. Hours: 6 a.m.-9 p.m. M–T, 8 a.m.-10:30 p.m. F & S, 8 a.m.-6 p.m. Su. 5100 Marsh Road, Okemos. (517) 347-0962
Perspective2 Dance and Photography Gallery Duo. An open house featuring ballet and modern dance duets performed by Roberta Otten and John MacDonald of the S’moves Performing Co. The event will also feature photographer Marvin Hall and pianist Frederick Isaac. Reception: Noon-5 p.m. June 6. Hours: Noon-6 p.m. M-F, Noon-5 p.m. Sa. 319 E. Grand River Ave., Lansing. (517) 853-5880.www.perspective2studio.com
Hope Borbas Okemos Library ““The World Around Me.” An exhibit featuring the work of Lansing artist Jackie Borszuch. Reception: 1-4 p.m. June 6. Hours: 9 a.m.-9 p.m. M–T, 9 a.m.-7 p.m. F– S, 1-7 p.m. Su. 4321 Okemos Road, Okemos. (517) 347-2021. www.cadl.org
Turner-Dodge House A variety of birdbaths, pottery, painted glassware, jewelry, garden ornaments, photography and original paintings by local artists. Reception: Noon-5 p.m. June 6. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. T—F. 100 E. North St., Lansing. (517) 483-4220.
Mackerel Sky “Tin Aviary: Art from the Dumps.” An exhibit of birds constructed from recycled tin, by Williamston, Michigan artist, Elizabeth Cox. Reception: Noon–4 p.m. June 6. Hours: 10 a.m.–7 p.m. M-W, 10 a.m.–8 p.m. Th & F, 10 a.m.– 6 p.m. S, and noon–5 p.m. Su. 211 M.A.C. Ave., East Lansing. (517) 351-2211. www.mackerelsky.com.
East Lansing Public Art Gallery “Rhythm and Flow.” A photography exhibit by John Diephouse. Reception: 1-2 p.m. June 6. Hours: 6 a.m.-8 p.m. M–F, 8 a.m.-8 p.m. S and noon-8 p.m. Su. Hannah Community Center, 819 Abbot Road, East Lansing. (517) 241-9230.
North Foyer Gallery at East Lansing Public Library “Life is Beautiful.” Landscape paintings and photographs of people and places by Peggy Lovejoy. Reception: 1:30 – 4 p.m. June 6. Hours: 10 a.m.-9 p.m. M–Th, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. F, 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Saturday. 950 Abbot Road, East Lansing. (517) 571-2420.
Ledge Craft Lane Abstract paintings by Joy Williams. Reception: 2-4 p.m. June 12. Hours: 10 a.m.–5:30 p.m. W–S. 120 S. Bridge St., Grand Ledge. (517) 627-9843 or www.ledgecraftlane.com.
Walking Horse Gallery & Gifts A landscape painting exhibit by featured artist Adolfo Bautista, plus Whimsical Fairy Doors by Rosemary Hocij. Reception: Noon-5 p.m. June 6. Hours: Monday: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday–Friday: 11 a.m.-6:30 p.m. Saturday: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday: Noon-5 p.m. 1212 Turner St., Lansing. (517) 484-3545 or www. walkinghorsegallery.com.
Saper Galleries “Shona Sculptures from Zimbabwe.” Featuring dozens of hand-carved stone sculptures from artists who live and work in Zimbabwe. Hours: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. M -W, F & S, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Th and 1 p.m.-4 p.m. 1st Su. 433 Albert Ave., East Lansing. (517) 351-0815. www.sapergalleries.com.
(SCENE) Metrospace “Oblique Patience.” A group show curated by Britta Urness. Hours: 2–5 p.m. Th, 2–6 p.m. F & S and Noon–4 p.m. Su. 110 Charles St., East Lansing. (517) 319-6832. www.scenemetrospace.com.
Kresge Art Museum. “Eyepoppers: Big & Bold from the Kresge Art Museum Collection.” Hours: 10 a.m.–5 p.m. M–T & F, 10 a.m.–8 p.m. Th, and noon–5 p.m. S & Su. Intersection of Physics & Auditorium roads, East Lansing. (517) 355-7631. www. artmuseum.msu.edu.
Lansing Art Gallery. Photography 2 Size exhibit 8 Shorts featuring 5/5 the work & 12 of Richard Koenig and Jane Rosemont. Hours: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. T - F, 1-4 p.m. S. 113 S. Washington Square, Lansing. (517) 374-6400.