Artist James McFarland will have his paintings showcased. Reception: Noon-5 p.m. Jan. 6. Hours: By appointment. 1-4 p.m. Saturday-Sunday. 1218 Turner St., Lansing. (517) 899-1371.
East Lansing Public Art Gallery
The Mid Michigan Photography Club will have the work of 22 photographers displayed. Reception: 1-2 p.m. Jan. 6. 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.
“Being Human” will feature a collection of colorful work by Dana Gardner-Clark. Reception: Noon-5 p.m. Jan. 6. 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. gallery1212.com.
Lansing Art Gallery
Beginning Jan. 4: “Threadlines,” created by Dolores S. Slowinski, will showcase a contemporary look at the relationship between thread and paper. Also, the Gallery Shop Feature:“Angles and Perceptions” by Michel Maurer Smith will display an exploration of geometry through paintings and photographs. 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. lansingartgallery.org.
Ledge Craft Lane
Beginning Jan. 2: Emily Langenberg’s paintings will be showcased. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday; 1-5 p.m. Sunday. 120 S. Bridge St., Grand Ledge. (517) 627-9843. ledgecraftlane.com.
North Foyer Gallery at the East Lansing Public Library
“Celebrating 40 Years of Painting” will feature watercolor paintings through a variety of techniques and subject matter created by Pat Rist. Reception: 1:30-3:30 p.m. Jan. 6. 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.
Beginning Jan. 2: “After the Capture” will feature 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. Jan. 6. 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.
Beginning Jan. 11: “Bright Futures: An MSU Showcase” will feature 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. scenemetrospace.com.
Shiawassee Arts Center
Beginning Jan. 15: 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. shiawasseearts.org
Windwalker Antiques and Underground Galleries
Featuring a variety of artists, including seven photographers, as well as the work of Craig Mitchell Smith and Alixandra Summitt. Reception: Noon-5 p.m. Jan. 6. 125 S. Cochran Ave., Charlotte. (517) 588-1003.
Dixie O’Connor’s work will be featured. Reception: 1-5 p.m. Jan. 6. Hours: 1-6 p.m. Wednesday-Sunday. 1133 S. Washington Ave., Lansing. (517) 898-4046.
Belen Gallery (inside the Michigan Women’s Historical Center & Hall of Fame)
“Tenuous Equilibrium,” featuring photography of Detroit-based artist Yvette Rock, reflects Detroit’s current landscape and residents. Hours: Noon-4 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday; 2-4 p.m. Sunday. 213 W. Malcolm X St., Lansing. (517) 484-1880.
By the Riverside
“A Walk With Angels” will feature local artists’ renditions of celestial beings. Reception: 1-4 p.m. Jan. 6. Hours: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesday-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.
The 2nd Annual December Holiday Show will have a variety of artwork from Michigan artists until Jan. 27. Reception: Noon-4 p.m. Jan. 6. Hours: Noon-5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday; Noon-4 p.m., Saturday-Sunday. 1210 Turner St., Lansing (517) 371-4600. oldtownarts.org.
“The Unauthorized Audubon” will feature prints and poetry of two Residential College in the Arts and Humanities faculty members: poet Anita Skeen and printmaker Laura B. DeLind. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday; 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday; 1-5 p.m. Sunday. (517) 355-2370. museum.msu.edu.
“Music: Muse” a multi-media exhibit that features works by 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) 319-6861.
“The Gift of Art” will have over 1,500 pieces by 150 artists from 15 countries in a range of mediums including hand-blown glass, ceramics, wall reliefs, sculptures and paintings. Reception: 1-4 p.m. Jan. 6. Hours: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Saturday; 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Thursday. 433 Albert Ave., Lansing. (517) 351-0815. sapergalleries.com.
Featuring oil and watercolor paintings, as well as terra cotta pottery. Reception: Noon-6 p.m. Jan. 6. Hours: Noon-6 p.m. Thursday-Sunday. 15098 Peacock Road, Haslett. (517) 339-9563.