Atlantic County

•Somers Point artist Jane Petransky is exhibiting at "The Studio," on the second-level dining room of Latz's By the Bay Restaurant, 801 Bay Ave., Somers Point, through December. The exhibit includes works from the artist's "Seaview Series." For more information about Latz's By The Bay, call 609-788-8838 or go to www.LatzsByTheBay.com

•Victor Vilanti will exhibit his work through December at the Atlantic County West Library, 451 Egg Harbor Road, Hammonton. The exhibit, sponsored by the Hammonton Arts Center, will include acrylic still-life paintings as well as landscapes. Go to www.hammontonartscenter.org

•The Noyes Museum of Art of The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey highlights local, regional and in-state art work with its Associate Artist Exhibition, on view to Sunday, Jan. 1. The gallery is located on Lily Lake Road, off Route 9, in Galloway Township. Hours are 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Saturday, until 8 p.m. on Thursdays, and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. Closed on major holidays. Admission $4 adults, $3 senior adults and students. For information call 609-652-8848 or go to http://www.noyesmuseum.org/" target= "_blank">www.noyesmuseum.org

•""Grass Roots: African Origins of an American Art," African American Heritage Museum of Southern New Jersey, Martin Luther King Center, 661 Jackson Road, Newtonville, through Jan. 7, 2012. The museum is open 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, by appointment on Monday and Saturday. Admission is free, but donations accepted.

•The Noyes Museum of Art of The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey exhibits "Refuge: Robert Lach," a work of larger-than-life nest installations, through Jan. 8; and "Paul Stankard: Poetry in Glass," to Jan. 22 . The gallery is located on Lily Lake Road, off Route 9, in Galloway Township. Admission is $4 adults, $3 seniors and students, free to museum members. Hours: 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays, until 8 p.m. Thursdays, and noon to 5 p.m. Sundays. Closed all major holidays. Call 609-652-8848.

•A special exhibition of images relating to Richard Stockton College of New Jersey's 40th Anniversary of Teaching is on display in hallways near F-Wing and the College Library, and adjacent to Alton Auditorium (A-Wing) on the Galloway Township campus. The exhibit will be on display through Aug. 2012. For more information, visit www.stockton.edu and click on the 40th Anniversary and Reaching 40 icons on the home page.

•Seaview Resort in Galloway Township has unveiled a new exhibit in its 2,500 square foot satellite gallery in association with The Noyes Museum of Art of the Richard Stockton College of New Jersey. The exhibit, "Reflections of a Time and Place," by watercolorist Marie Natale, right, will be on display through Jan. 8. The paintings exhibited represent locations in southern New Jersey, and all are for sale. Viewing in Seaview's satellite gallery, 401 S. New York Road, is free. 609-652-1800.

Cape May County

•The Ocean City Fine Arts League exhibits "Le Petite," in conjunction with Arc's annual exhibition and sale, through December at the Art on Asbury Gallery, 608 Asbury Ave., Ocean City. Call 609-814-0308.

•"With Love for Our Children," an exhibit of school art, will be featured in the Ocean City Arts Center's main gallery, at 1735 Simpson Ave., Ocean City, through December. Atlantic and Cape May county schools are participating in the show. For information call 609-399-7628.

•"Sheet Music Covers, A Decorative Art," graphics and artwork from World War I and World War II era, new exhibit at Naval Air Station Wildwood (NASW) Aviation Museum, Historic Hangar No. 1, Cape May Airport, 500 Forrestal Road. Hours are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. Call 609-886-8787.

•"Ocean Treasures," the debut exhibit in the new Harbor Gallery at The Nature Center, 1600 Delaware Ave., in Cape May, runs through December. It features the artwork of printmaker Janet Payne and photographer Tina Giaimo. Winter hours are 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Tuesday through Saturday. Call 609-898-8848.Cumberland County

 

•The Riverfront Renaissance Center for the Arts, located at 22 N. High St., Millville features the "Artful Giving" and other exhibits to Dec. 30. The RRCA is open

11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday,

11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday. For more information call 856-327-4500.

• "New Harmonies: Celebrating American Roots Music," a Smithsonian Institution traveling exhibition, through Dec. 31, Museum of American Glass, WheatonArts and Cultural Center, 1501 Glasstown Road, Millville, photographs, recordings, instruments, lyrics, artist profiles, 10 a.m. to

5 p.m. Tuesdays to Sundays, $10 adults, $9 seniors, $7 students. Call 856-825-6800.

Ocean County

•Pine Shores Art Association, 94 Stafford Ave., Manahawkin, weekly open studio sessions: Sundays: Portraits, 1 to 3 p.m.; Mondays: Portraits, 7 to 9 p.m.; Tuesdays: Artists Helping Artists, 7 to 9 p.m.; Wednesdays: "Do Your Own Thing" 10 a.m. to

3 p.m.; Thursdays: Life Drawing,

7 to 9 p.m. 609-597-3557.

Items for Art Gallery should be sent two weeks in advance to ldrake@pressofac.com or mailed to Lucia C. Drake, The Press of City, 11 Devins Lane, Pleasantville, N.J. 08232.