<h1>Carnegie Hall invites the public to receptions celebrating new art exhibits during First Fridays on Sept. 1, from 5 to 7 p.m. Light refreshments will be served. The receptions are free and open to the public.<\/h1>\r\nFeatured in the Lobby Gallery is \u201cPlein Air Paintings From West Virginia and Beyond\u201d by Elkins-based artist Don Hall. Hall\u2019s work is greatly influenced by French Impressionism and the Hudson River School of Painting. He paints a variety of subjects, concentrating primarily on landscapes.\r\n\r\nThe Old Stone Room Gallery will feature the 28th Annual Carnegie Hall Juried Exhibition. This year is dedicated to the art of photography with the theme \u201cAlternative Views.\u201d\r\n\r\nBe sure to also visit the West Virginia Music Hall of Fame, which now has its permanent exhibit space in Carnegie Hall. \u201cThe Art of Music in West Virginia\u201d is currently on display, which features memorabilia from inductees such as Kathy Mattea, Bill Withers, Tim O\u2019Brien, Robert C. Byrd, and many more.\r\n\r\nPlease call 304-645-7917 or visit www.carnegiehallwv.org for more information.