“QU4RTETS.” Saturday, April 13, 4 p.m. reception, 5 p.m. panel discussion, Barrington Center for the Arts, Gordon College, 255 Grapevine Road, Wenham. A collaboration project and tour in paint, poetry and music, featuring internationally acclaimed artists, including Gordon College art professor Bruce Herman. The exhibit is inspired by T.S. Eliot’s “Four Quartets.” Portions of Yale musician Christopher Theofanidis’ original score for piano and string quartet “At the Still Point” will be played. Admission is free. Part of Gordon’s first weeklong “Celebration of the Arts,” with lectures from artists, live concerts, film events and a theater production of “Waiting for Godot.” Exhibit on view through May 1. www.gordon.edu/qu4rtets.
FINE ART SENIOR THESIS RECEPTION. Wednesday, April 17, 5 to 7 p.m., Montserrat College of Art, 301 Cabot St., Beverly. “Withdrawn” features artwork that displays a different exploration in thought and medium, including paintings, drawings, sculpture, photography, video and performance. Fifth senior exhibition in a weekly series of receptions reoccurring every Wednesday this spring. On view through April 19. firstname.lastname@example.org, 978-867-9604 or www.montserrat.edu/galleries.
FROM PENCIL TO PRINT. On view through May 13, Kensington-Stobart Gallery, in the Hawthorne Hotel on Salem Common, 18 Washington St., Salem. An exhibit of children’s book art featuring work by Salem resident Katy Bratun, an author and illustrator. Gallery hours are Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Saturday and Sunday, noon to 5 p.m. Free. 978-825-0022.
“A L M A N A C K.” Exhibit features a collection of landscapes in oils by Danvers artist Michael Milczarek, on view through Thursday, May 2, at the Gallery at Grosvenor Park, 7 Loring Hills Ave., Vinnin Square, Salem. Gallery open weekdays, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., and weekends, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Handicapped-accessible. 978-741-5700.
THE PAINTED STORY: NEW WORK BY BRIAN BROGAN. On view Saturday, April 13, through Friday, May 24, True North Gallery, 25 Woodbury St., Hamilton. Exhibit features North Shore artist Brogan’s vibrant paintings inspired by indigenous traditions from around the world. Gallery hours are Wednesday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., or by appointment. 978-468-1962 or email@example.com.