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December 16, 2004|By Sam Sessa

Steel art on display

The Galerie Francoise et Ses Freres presents an exhibit of works by Albert Paley, one of the art world's most prestigious and decorated metal sculptors.

Through Jan. 31, Paley's recent steel art is on display, ranging from lamps to an 800-pound sideboard. The 17-piece exhibit includes 10 intricate preparatory drawings Paley made for some of his major projects.

Fine gold and steel jewelry from OXOXO Gallery will accompany the exhibition and will be for sale.

Works by Albert Paley will be on display at the Galerie Francoise et Ses Freres through Jan. 31. Hours are noon-4 p.m. Sundays and noon-5 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays. The gallery is at 2360 W. Joppa Road in Lutherville. Call 410-337-2787.

`Winter Scene' exhibit

Local photographers can hang their favorite winter pictures at the Baltimore Gallery's Winter Scene exhibit.

Celebrate the debut of the Baltimore Gallery's renovated storefront at a reception from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. today.

The Baltimore Gallery's "Winter Scene" exhibit starts with an open reception from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. today and runs through Jan 6. The gallery is at 4519 Eastern Ave. in Greektown, and hours are noon-4 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday. Call 410-276-7966.

`Affordable Art Show'

The Art Gallery of Fells Point thinks local art shouldn't bankrupt its buyers.

In the gallery's latest exhibit, The Affordable Art Show, which runs through Jan. 30, most of the works are priced less than $150. Catering to art lovers who like to collect new pieces but don't have a thick enough wallet, the exhibit presents artists from Baltimore and the surrounding counties. The works include paintings, photography, computerized art and blown glass.

The Art Gallery of Fells Point is at 1716 Thames St. Hours are noon-6 p.m. Tuesdays-Fridays and 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturdays-Sundays. "The Affordable Art Show" runs through Jan. 30. Call 410-327-1272.

- Sam Sessa

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