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It’s the final week to catch these Austin-area art exhibits

Staff
Artist Annie Darling’s “The Deep Yawns” is just one of the paintings featured in Davis Gallery’s multi-artist group show, “Elements.” Contributed

Art on 5th. The South Austin gallery is featuring an exhibit of new work by Adonna Khare, a California artist mainly working in carbon or graphite on paper. Her work has been collected by prestigious public and private collections throughout the world. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday-Saturday, noon to 5 p.m. Sunday through Oct. 8. 3005 S. Lamar Blvd. 512-481-1111, arton5th.com.

Big Medium. “Home Remedies For Cabin Fever.” Big Medium’s fifth exhibit of the year opens with the work of artist Emily Peacock, who explores family history and relationships, domesticity, and personal loss and tragedy, subjects that serve as the foundation of her work. Noon to 6 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday through Oct. 7. 916 Springdale Road in Canopy complex. bigmedium.org/gallery.html.

Davis Gallery. “Elements: Rock, Steel, Felt, Wax.” This four-person group show is focused on a set of specific natural materials — rock, steel, felt and wax — with each of the artists participating in the exhibit each representing one of the four items. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday through Oct. 7. 837 W. Twelfth St. 512-477-4929, davisgalleryaustin.com

Texas Folklife. “Hand-Painted Envelopes” is a new exhibit featuring envelopes that have been hand-painted from the 1930s and ’40s from five envelope artists. They are among the best-known envelope artists of the 20th century. Their work highlights a folk art tradition that dates from the 1850s in England. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday-Friday through Oct. 6. 1708 Houston St. texasfolklife.org.

Yard Dog Art Gallery. “Long Live Death: New Paintings by Mike Egan.” Egan’s distinctive skull paintings — meditations on life and death — are thought-provoking, disturbing and beautiful all at once. He found his calling, this art, while working as an undertaker in Pennsylvania. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Friday, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday through Oct. 5. 1510 S. Congress Ave. 512-912-1613, yarddog.com