Sixteen regional artists play around with contrast at Illumination: A Playful Dance with Light, on display at Pomfret's Celebrations Gallery until Sept. 1. Go see works in different mediums — photography, sculpture, mixed media, paints of all kinds, and so on — by Regina Thomas (that's her "Nova I," pictured above), Kristi Beisecker, Judy Doyle, Sharon Way-Howard, Heather LaCoeur, Paul Toussaint and many others. Head also to the opening reception on July 20 and get a chance to ask questions of the artists. Complimentary refreshments served.
Illumination: A Playful Dance with Light
July 20-Sept. 1, opening reception July 20, 5-8 p.m., Celebrations Gallery, 330 Pomfret St. (Rt. 169), Pomfret Center, (860) 928-5492, celebrationsshoppes.com.