Arts Center of St. Peter — “Visual Sonnets,” paintings by Patti Ruskey through Sunday at 315 S. Minnesota Ave., St. Peter. Hours: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and 1-5 p.m. Saturday.
Blue Earth County Historical Society’s Heritage Center — Nature photographs by Sandy Howe this month at 415 Cherry St., Mankato. Hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday.
Blue Earth County Library, Mankato — American Kennel Club and Sighthound Field Association competitions awards displayed this month at 100 E. Main St. Displays may be viewed during library hours: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday.
Carnegie Art Center — Juried exhibition through May 24 at 120 S. Broad St. Hours: 1-7 p.m. Thursday, 1-4 p.m. Friday and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday.
Centennial Student Union Gallery — Undergraduate Research Symposium exhibit through Friday in the lower level of Centennial Student Union at Minnesota State University. Hours: Open during student union hours.
Conkling Gallery — Senior Show 3 through Wednesday at 139 Nelson Hall, MSU. Hours: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Emy Frentz Gallery — College Costume Show through May 14 at 523 S. Second St. Hours: Noon to 4 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday and 4-8 p.m. Thursday.
Hillstrom Museum of Art, Gustavus Adolphus College — "Emerging: Senior Art Majors Exhibition" Saturday through June 4 at 315 S. Minnesota Ave., St. Peter. Reception for Maegan Carlson, Elizabeth Spaulding and Briana Bloom 4-6 p.m. Saturday. Hours: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday and Friday and 1-5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.
North Mankato Taylor Library — Image and the Word" photography-inspires-poetry exhibit Saturday through May 30 at 1001 Belgrade Ave. Exhibit may be viewed during library hours: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday.