MANCHESTER - Matthew Paul Lerman will be exhibiting his unusual and revealing images at Equinox Village starting on March 22.

An opening reception for the collection will be held on March 21 at 5 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. Call Ashley at (802) 362-4061 to R.S.V.P.

Lerman's photographic images represent a sampling of work that captures the uniqueness of life on Earth. His works in this exhibit range from scenic vistas to emotional portraits of plant and animal life.

His deep roots in ecology diffuse into each photograph.

The exhibit at Equinox Village will remain on display from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily until Monday, April 15.

Equinox Village is an independent living community situated on eleven acres in the heart of the Green Mountains.

Equinox Village was founded in 2006 by brothers Dr. Jim Russell and John Russell.

They lead a team of caring professionals to offer the premier independent living experience in the region.

The Greater Manchester Arts Council, Inc., a regional arts organization, is committed to engaging community in creative partnerships that enhance life-style and long-term economic stability.

Their aim is to provide abundant opportunities for the community - artists, writers, performers, educators, residents and visitors - to become involved with the arts.

They sponsor and promote the Southern Vermont Arts Trail, the Manchester and the Mountains Poets and Writers Weekend, and many partnerships throughout the region.