Area artists at the library

Wilton Library’s November/December art exhibition celebrates Unhung Heroes with an opening reception on Friday, Nov. 17, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Showcased will be the work of 20 area artists who have either never exhibited at the library before or have not been featured in the recent past.

The artists work in a variety of media including watercolor, oil, acrylic, pastel, graphics, mixed media, drawings, photography and sculpture. The reception is free and open to the public.

Three of the artists are from Wilton: Dot Bergen, Niki Key, and Joan Ogren. They will be joined by: Julianne Ashkinaze and Rose Stock, Yorktown Heights, N.Y.; Terri Cuddy, Peekskill, N.Y.; Lorraine Gelard, Judith Lambertson, and Cristina Sarno, Norwalk; Frances Goulart, Ridgefield; Ginger Jespersen, Weston; Paola Lazzaro and Lukiana Pilugin, Redding; Emily Lopatin, Stamford; Lawrence Lazar, Westport; Kazumasa Oda, Bridgeport; Maryann Piotrowski, New Canaan; Artemis Romell, Southbury; Helaine  Soller, Bayside, NY; and Al Coyote Weiner, Fairfield.

Close to 60 works encompass an array of styles and subject matter such as figures, portraits, still life, abstracts, botanicals, landscapes and more.

Information: or 203-762-6334.