An exhibition of art on the subject of jazz is up at the Conrad Mallet Art Gallery at 950 Main St. in Hartford (Capital Community College).
“Ascension II” features the work of Joseph Chandler, Andres Chaparro, Keith Claytor, Kenneth Combs, Byron Dean, Zoraida Lopez, Darryl Z. Oates, Pramod Pradham, Maurice Robertson and Wanda Seldon.
The show will be up until Friday, Aug. 31. Gallery hours are weekdays, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Another August show is “Through the Eyes of the Artists,” featuring artwork by painter Jim Koplar and photographer Bill Manocchio. It’ll be up at the Avon Free Public Library, 281 Country Club Road, until the end of the month. Pictured is a work by Manocchio. Details: http://www.avonctlibrary.com.