August 21 – Third Saturday in Rhinebeck and More

August 21: ZenDog Café, 2nd Floor Gallery, 6367 Mill St (RT 9), exhibit and offering of signed Master Works by Chagall, Picasso, Dali and Thole and works by contemporary artists, Franck de las Mercedes, Chris Curnan, Robert Lenz, Stuart Yankell, Seth A. McGuire and Fay Wood.
Albert Shahinian Fine Art – Gallery@ Prudential/SERLS, 6384 Mill Street (Rte. 9), Rhinebeck, NY  (845) 505-6040. Open Daily 10-5, Thurs-Sat, 11-6, Sun, 11-5 & by appointment

August 21 – September 30 “The Luminous Landscape” – 13th Annual Invitational Exhibition featuring Eline Barclay, Yale Epstein, Gary Fifer, Arnold Levine, Cindy Dill, Christie Scheele and Robert Trondsen. 

Upstairs Galleries – 22 East Market Street, Suite 301-303, Rhinebeck, NY  Summer Hours:  Thurs-Sat, 11-6, Sun, 11-5 & by appointment.

August 21 – Open until 8pm – “12th Anniversary Exhibition” – including Margaret Crenson, David Eddy, Leslie Bender, Connie Fiedler, Yale Epstein, & Christie Scheele. Through September 30.

Briggs Mountain Gallery at Calico, Rt 9, 845.758.8266.

August 21 – September 30 – “Quiet Moments” a solo show by H.M. Saffer II.

Gazen Gallery – 6423 Montgomery Street – www.gazengallery.com 845.876.4278. August featured artist is Barbara Masterson, landscapes.

Gallery Lodoe – 6406 Montgomery Street, 845.876.6331, www.gallerylodoe.com:

August 21 Opening: “Shadows of the Himalaya”- stunning black and white photography from Jamyang Lodoe’s recent travels in the remote Everest and Mustang regions of Nepal.

Wells Fargo Advisors, 6423 Montgomery St. and RiverWinds Gallery; 9-5 M-F or by appointment

August 21 5-7 p.m Flora, a strong collection of floral images by a group of accomplished painters and photographers. Artists include:  Nicholas Bouteneff, oil; Sandy Brandman, pastel: Jeanne Demotses, watercolor; Michael Garland, oil; Mary Ann Glass, photography; Theresa Gooby, mixed media; Linda Hubbard, photography; Alexis Lynch, mixed media and watercolor; Basha Maryanska, acrylic; Esther McHenry, oil; Rita Pignato, photography; and Neela Pushparaj, watercolor; Mary Evelyn Whitehill, watercolor.  Artist Reception September 18.

Montgomery Row Second Level, 6423 Montgomery Street, 845.876.0543, www.montgomeryrwo.com

August 21 Artist’s Reception- “A Look Around” Paintings and Wall Sculptures by Vindora Wixom – works in pastels, encaustics, acrylics, and oil, as well as three-dimensional wall art made out of copper and brass wire, felt, and a whole variety of textile media.

Plus:

Carrie Haddad Gallery at Hammertown

The Brydcliffe Gallery

Wing and Clover

The CENTER for Performing Arts at Rhinebeck, 661 Route 308, Rhinebeck: www.centerforperformingarts.org:

11 a.m., August 21Alice in Wonderland by Kids on Stage. Part of The CENTER’s Saturday Morning Family Series. Tickets: $8 adults; $6 children. (845) 876-3080

8 p.m. August 27Peter Muir and Friends – an evening of classic American popular song, from Al Jolson to Billy Joel. Tickets: $18 adults; $16 seniors and children. (845) 876-3080.

11 a.m., August 28Three Wishes and Wolf in Sheep’s Clothing by the Spring Valley Puppet Theater. Tickets: $8 adults; $6 children. (845) 876-3080.

August 28-29 8 p.m. Saturday and 3 p.m. Sunday Suite for a Summer Night – classical guitarist David Temple’s “Summer Suite Tickets: $18 adults; $16 seniors and children.

The Fisher Center at Bard College: Bard Music Festival, Fisher Center at Bard College [fishercenter@bard.edu]:

August 21 – Franz Schmidt’s magnificent oratorio The Book of the Seven Seals.

August 22 – Selections from Berg’s operas Wozzeck and Lulu).