2 Alices Coffee Lounge. 117 Broadway, Newburgh. Paintings by Pastelists Judy Byrne, Cathy Cahill, Lily Norton, and Cathy Prager. Through July 9. Reception: May 21, 2-4 p.m.
Atlas Studios. 11 Spring St., Newburgh. This group show, curated by Jason Wright, features 30 artists celebrating the other side, in all its dimensions. Gallery hours: Mon-Fri 10am-5pm, Sat by appointment. 391-8855. atlasnewburgh.com.
Bannerman Island Gallery. 150 Main Street, Beacon. Master Painters, Susan Goetz and Robert Schneider – a fine art exhibition featuring the traditionalist still-life paintings and portraiture of artist Susan Goetz and the landscape paintings of Robert Schneider. Thru June 4. Opening reception: May 13, 5-7 p.m. Open Saturday and Sunday, noon – 5 p.m. Open Second Saturday til 9 p.m. 831-6346.
BAU Gallery. 506 Main Street, Beacon. “Path of the Masters” new work by Russell Ritell in Gallery One. “Redacted: page, word and thread” by Kat Stoutenberg in the Beacon Room. “Sideshow” by Ron English in the windows. May 13 -June 4. Opening reception: May 13, 6 -9 pm. 440-7584.
Beacon Institute for Rivers and Estuaries Gallery. 199 Main St., Beacon. Gallery, bookstore and gift shop hours: Monday – Thursday 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., Friday 9 a.m. – 1 p.m., Saturday 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. (second Saturday until 8 p.m.), Sunday noon – 5 p.m. Free. 838-1600.
DM Weil Gallery. 208 Bruynswick Road, Gardiner. 255-3336.
Gallery 66 NY. 66 Main Street, Cold Spring. Juxtapose 6 to 87. Works by Donald Alter, 87 and Vincent Salem Nicolai, 6. Through May 28. Thurs-Sunday 12-6. 809-5838 or gallery66ny.com.
Hudson Beach Glass Gallery. 162 Main St., 2nd floor, Beacon. Prints and stoneware by Pamela Garfield and Alison Palmer. Through June 4. Open daily 10 a.m. – 6 p.m, 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. on Sundays. Free.
Hudson Highland Nature Museum Wildlife Education Center. 25 Boulevard, Cornwall-on-Hudson. Birds on the Wing. Saturdays and Sundays, 10 a.m. -4 p.m. 534-5506, ext. 204.
Mindy Ross Gallery in Kaplan Hall. SUNY Orange, 81 First St., Newburgh. The Hudson Valley From Pen To Brush: wildlife, farms, landscapes, and waterscapes by Judith Beringer Hraniotis, March 23 – May 25. Reception: April 29, from 4 to 6:30 p.m. Mon-Thurs. 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. 341-4891.
Orange Hall Gallery. SUNY Orange Middletown Campus. Reflection is the title of the 15-piece solo exhibit by Sally Berger consisting of still lifes with flowers, fruit, and vegetables as well as landscapes and portraits. The show is a mix of these works, mostly in pastels with an oil included. At 91, soon to be 92, this nonagenarian is an active artist and continues to paint at her home or with her friends of the Garret Society. Berger is also a member of the Middletown Art Group. The show will be on view through end of June with a reception on Sun May 21 from 1-4pm. Gallery hours are: Mon-Thur 9am-8pm, Fri 9am-6pm through May. 341-4891.
Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art. 1 Hawk Drive, SUNY New Paltz campus Alice and Horace Chandler Gallery and North Gallery. Carl Walters and Woodstock Ceramic Arts: Exhibit surveying the 40-plus-year career of Carl Walters (1883-1955), a pioneer of modern ceramic arts in America. Feb. 4 – May 21. Part II The Dorsky Collects: Selections from the Permanent Collection 257-3844.
Unison Gallery. 68 Mountain Rest Road, New Paltz. 255-1559.
Wallkill River School of Art. 232 Ward St. Village of Montgomery. Juried watercolor exhibit on display through May 30. 457-2727 Mon.-Sat., 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. 457-2727.
Wired Gallery. 11 Mohonk Road, High Falls. 564-5613.