Art exhibits & events
“TESTING THE WATERS.” Lindsay Hopkins-Weld’s art show on view Friday, May 16, and Saturday, May 17, noon to 5 p.m.; and Sunday, May 18, noon to 4 p.m., at the Hall Haskell House, 36 S. Main St., Ipswich. Exhibit features Hopkins-Weld’s recent oil paintings of local scenes. www.lhweld.com.
ART FAIR. Saturday, May 17, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Middleton Historical Society Museum, Pleasant Street, Middleton. The Middleton Arts Association will hold an art fair, featuring a large art exhibit; paintings for sale; live painting demonstration by watercolor artist Louise Anderson; and raffles, with winners announced at 2 p.m. Refreshments served. Free admission. Handicapped-accessible.
ARTIST IN THE GALLERY. Saturday, May 17, 2 p.m., Marblehead Arts Association, 8 Hooper St., Marblehead. Artist Paula Engman will be in the MAA’s gallery as part of her acrylic paintings exhibit, “People, Real and Imagined,” on view through June 8 at the MAA. 781-631-2608, www.marbleheadarts.org.
ARTIST IN THE GALLERY. Sunday, May 18, 2 p.m., Marblehead Arts Association, 8 Hooper St., Marblehead. Artist Susan Kauder will be in the MAA’s gallery as part of her mixed media exhibit, “Collage: New Directions,” on view through June 8 at the MAA. 781-631-2608, www.marbleheadarts.org.
JOINT PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBIT RECEPTION. Sunday, May 18, 3 to 5 p.m., The Centennial Gallery, Musculoskeletal Medical Building, 4 Centennial Drive, Peabody. Photography exhibit features the works of Stephen Delaney and Maggie Delaney of Salem, their first joint exhibit. Exhibit on view through June 13. Hours are Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
THE ARTIST HAND: A COLLECTION OF PAINTINGS. On view through May 25, Brush Strokes Gallery, 14 Prospect St., Marblehead. Art exhibit features paintings by Marian Carey and Claire Connelly. Free admission. Marian Carey, 978-376-5794.
2014 SENIOR ART SHOW. The Marblehead High School 2014 Senior Art Show is on view through May 28 at Abbot Public Library, 235 Pleasant St., Marblehead. The Virginia A. Carten Gallery has been transformed into a magical Secret Garden exhibit that features a variety of artwork composed by the Class of 2014. 781-631-1481, www.abbotlibrary.org.