"Bessie-Bess," by New Canaan artist Gail Beutel, won first place for computer art in the "Beyond Brushwork" exhibition at the Rowayton Arts Center.

The exhibition continues in RAC's main gallery, 145 Rowayton Ave., Rowayton, through Sept. 29.

Running concurrently in the Portside Gallery are shows of paintings by RAC founding members Claude Venon, through Sept. 14, and Virginia Bates, from Sept. 15 to 29.

The Best in Show and all first-place artwork can be viewed at www.rowaytonartscenter.org.

The galleries are open noon to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday. Admission is free. For information, call 203-866-2744.

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