Holland, NY artist Joe Ward’s solo exhibit, Scenes, opens on Saturday, Jan. 13 at Springville Center for the Arts. The exhibit will contain a broad survey of his work from the 1990s until now. His work in oil and acrylic portrays local trails, nearby towns and his journeys afar.

Ward studied painting and design at Rosary Hill and Buffalo State College. His work was previously exhibited at the Burchfield-Penney Arts Center, Wyoming County Arts Council, Livingston Arts Council and more.

Friday, Jan. 19 the Center will host a free artist’s reception from 6:30 -8:30 p.m. in the Olmsted Gallery.  Refreshments will be served and guests can meet the artist.

The Harold L. Olmsted Gallery is at Springville Center for the Arts, located at 37 N. Buffalo Streetin Springville. For more info, call the Arts Center at (716) 592-9038 or visit SpringvilleArts.org.  Gallery hours are Wednesdays and Fridays from noon to 5 p.m., Thursdays from noon to 8 p.m., and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 3.p.m.