Art History Talk — The Hudson Library & Historical Society launches a series of artist biographical at 7 p.m. when local art historian Felicia Zavarella Stadelman discusses the brilliant yet troubled life of Vincent Van Gogh. Register for this free program at http://hudsonlibrary.org or call 330-653-6658, ext. 1010.
Opening — 26th Annual International Exhibition, featuring Julian and Barbara Stanczak opens with a 5:30- 8 p.m. reception at Harris Stanton Gallery, 2301 W. Market St., Akron. On view through Oct. 19. For more information call at 330-867-7600.