The Hammond Art Guild is celebrating its 54th annual Spring Open Exhibition beginning with a public reception at 5 p.m. May 6.

This show will feature work chosen as part of a judged exhibition with several different mediums. Selected entries will be on display through May 27 in the Hammond Regional Arts Center, 217 E. Thomas St., Hammond.

A special edition of the Let’s Talk Art lecture series is set for 5 p.m. May 11 at the arts center. A few of the show award recipients will talk about and demonstrate their process.

Gallery hours are noon to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday.

For more information, call (985) 386-2068 or visit