Editor’s Note: Exhibits shares information about exhibits held in Charlottesville and Albemarle, Buckingham, Fluvanna, Greene, Louisa, Madison, Nelson, and Orange counties, or presented online. Articles must be received by Friday noon for next week’s issue. Include the opening and closing dates of your exhibit and a phone number for the public to call with questions. Send your information to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Arts Center in Orange: artscenterinorange.com. (540) 672-7311.
The Bridge Progressive Arts Initiative: “Nosotros” (us, we) by Kris Bowmaster and Chicho Lorenzo runs throughout May. thebridgepai.org. (434) 218-2060.
C’ville Arts Cooperative Gallery: ‘Second Chances Are Here’, works by watchmaker and upcycler Allan Young, on view throughout May. Open to the public Sunday 12pm to 5pm, Monday to Thursday 10am to 6pm and Friday and Saturday 10am to 7pm. 118 E. Main St. (434) 972-9500.
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The center in the Belvedere: A group exhibition of paintings by Joan Dreicer, Matalie Deane and Julia Kindred is on view on the second floor and a solo exhibition of paintings by Michael McGurk will be on view on the first floor through June 30th. thecentercville.org.
Chroma Projects: Kim Boggs: High Wire runs through Friday. The gallery is open weekdays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Masks are compulsory in the micro gallery. email@example.com. chromaprojects.com.
Crozet Craft Depot: “Shots from the Shenandoah,” by Staunton photographer Erin Harrigan, runs through Tuesday. Reality of My Surroundings, paper wall art by Blacksburg resident Martha Olson, is on view in June; A Meet the Artist event is scheduled for June 11 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. crozetartisandepot.com.
Crozet Library: The art exhibition “Colors of Transformation” can be seen until June 4th.
Cunningham Creek Winery: Celebrating Creation in Paint, by Linda Bethke and Nance Stamper, is on view through July 10. Opening times: Thursday 12pm to 8pm, Friday 12pm to 6pm, Saturday 12pm to 9pm and Sunday 12pm to 6pm. 3304 Ruritan Lake Road in Palmyra. (434) 207-3907.
The Fralin Museum of Art at the University of Virginia: Open Window: Emilio Sanchez on Paper runs through June 20. “Structures” can be seen until Wednesday. Alternative Futures, a series of video works on view through July 24, will screen Cassils’ Solution through June 19. Beyond Pictorialism: Early 20th-Century Photography and the Fine Arts is on view through July 24. Gandharan Sculpture from the Alan D. and Ann K. Wolfe Collection is on view through July 24. Focus On: Laura Aguilar runs through June 19. uvafralinartmuseum.virginia.edu.
The gallery in Studio IX: The Prolyfyck Exhibition Series presents Tobiah Mundt: Wander and Bloom through Sunday. Face coverings must be worn when entering the Studio IX building and at all times in the gallery. Opening hours of the gallery: Monday to Friday from 8 am to 4 pm and Saturday and Sunday from 8 am to 2 pm. studioix.co. (434) 242-0905.
IX Art Park: The Charlottesville Arts Festival runs from 6pm to 10pm on Friday, 8am to 6pm on Saturday and 10am to 5pm on Sunday. The new America Connects National Mural Mosaic will be unveiled Friday. There will be time for art creation, vendors, music, demonstrations and workshops. $10 for children 14 and older. The festival day pass and museum ticket are $25 for three days or $15 for one day. ixartpark.org.
James Monroe’s Highlands: Interiors have reopened for the first time since March 2020. Look for interiors reimagined in Highland’s standing house. The exhibit content creates a comprehensive history of Monroe’s life and career that includes enslaved people, Monroe’s family, and other historical figures as important parts of the site’s history. highland.org/plan-your-visit/tours-and-tickets/.
Wise-Silence Aboriginal Art Collection is showing the second part of the two-part exhibition Irrititja Kuwarri Tjungu (Past & Present Together): 50 Years of Papunya Tula Artists, which celebrates the role of women artists and features paintings created during and since the 1990s, until February 26 , 2023. Learn more at clever-quiet.org. Boomalli Prints and Paper: Making Space as an Art Collective is on view through June 19. The museum is open daily at 1:30 p.m. Longer group tour experiences are available for purchase. Masks are compulsory. Reserve at clevere-ruhe.org. 400 Worrell drive. (434) 244-0234.
The mirror: Arts from Underground classes begin Thursdays from 7:00pm to 9:00pm with art making and karaoke from 8:00pm to 10:00pm for $25 per person. The IX Art Park Foundation has opened a major expansion of its immersive art museum, which opened in January 2020 and features works by 12 new and returning artists. Mixed media creatures by Joe Vena, video projection art by Aaron Farrington and a multicolored bar by River Hawkins. See new work by technology artist Jeff Dobrow and Gnome House creator Katarzyna Borek. The Caterpillar Tunnel features mixed media art by artist-in-residence Samantha Ashkani. Curio shop entrance by Marc Boston and Adrienne Oliver put together by new curio coordinator Ella Caplin. Mad Traveler’s Treehouse features artwork by John Snell and lead artist Kathryn Wingate. The opening times are Thursday from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m., Friday from 12 p.m. to 8 p.m., Saturday from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Admission is $15, $12 for children 4-13 years old and free for children under 3 years old. ixartpark.org.
Louisa Art Center: The gallery is open Tuesday to Friday from 12pm to 2pm and other times by appointment; Call the counter to make an appointment. louisaarta.org. (540) 967-2200.
Loving Cup Vineyard & Winery: There Is Beauty in Color, works by Sara Gondwe in melted crayon, acrylic paints, nail polish, sticks and other found items on view through Sunday. Pastel Viewpoints, an exhibition of work in soft pastels and oil pastels by 15 members of Piedmont Pastelists, will be on view Wednesday through July 31; a reception is scheduled for June 5 from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. 3340 Sutherland Road in North Garden. LovingCupwine.com. (434) 984-0774.
McGuffey Art Center: Shows running through Sunday include Judy McLeod’s ‘Wonderful World’ in the first floor gallery; “Weaving Through Time” by Klaus Anselm and Joan Griffin at the Sarah B. Smith Gallery; Group Show “Water Works” at Second-Floor Gallery by Peter Allen, Robin Braun, Polly Breckenridge, Roz Casey, Ann Cheeks, Lindsay Diamond, Zoe Edgecomb, Judith Ely, Margaret Embree, Giselle Gautreau, L. Ann Geiger, Michelle Geiger, Carol Grant, Laura Lee Gulledge, Jill Jensen, Lisa Macchi, Logan MacKethan, Karen Pape, Susan Patrick, Charles Peale and Jane Skafte; and the Associates Show “Gastronomy” at the Associates Gallery. mcguffeyartcenter.com.
Gallery McIntire Connaughton: 2 Plein Air Painters, works by V-Anne Evans and Lee Christmas Halstead, can be seen on the third floor of Rouss & Robertson Halls until June 13. Masks are no longer compulsory.
Northside Library: ‘Old Memories, New Beginnings’, new oil paintings by Randy Baskerville, is on view Wednesday through June 30th. (434) 973-7883.
Piedmont Location: On view through June, A Little Bit of This and That includes work by Juliette Swenson, Richard Bednar, Matalie Deane, TJ Drake, Julia Kindred and Ellen Moore-Osborne of the BozART Fine Art Collective. piemontplacecrozet.com
Piedmont Virginia Community College: The annual student exhibition runs through September 9 in the North and South Galleries. pvcc.edu/performingarts. (434) 961-5362.
Possum’s Store Art & Artisan Gallery: Opening reception for the exhibition of works by John Grant from 6pm to 7.30pm Saturday. The exhibition will be on view until July 3rd. (434) 960-5115.
Quirk Gallery Charlottesville: Tenley Beazley’s “Do You See What I See” runs through Sunday. Closing reception on Sunday from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. 499 W. Main St. quirkgallery.com.
Random Row Brewery: 608A Preston Ave. Opening hours: Monday to Thursday 4:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m., Friday 4:30 p.m. to 11:00 p.m., Saturday 12:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. and Sunday 12:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Reward Vineyards: Paintings by GM Grant can be seen until the end of June. 2710 Hebron Valley Road in Madison. revalationvineyards.com. (540) 407-1236.
Rockfish Valley Community Center: Bigger and Bonier features works by Nelson County High School art class and Art Club students. 190 Rockfish School Lane in Afton. rockfishcc.org. (434) 361-0100.
Gallery Second Street: Community Lost & Found, a solo show by Christina Flowers, is on view at Dové Gallery through Friday. Pathways, a solo show by Francisco Donoso, continues throughout May in the main gallery. Applications from artists wishing to participate in Teeny Tiny Trifecta 5 will be accepted until June 19th. secondstreetgallery.org.
Torosiete Museum of Contemporary Art: “Hearts’ Lonely Hunters” (1995) by Daniel Kuttner and Beatrix Ost is streamed in the virtual contemporary art gallery. Streaming instructions: http://heartsmovie.torosiete.museum/.
Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Charlottesville: 10am to 4pm on weekdays and 10am to 2pm on Sundays. 717 Rugby Road. (434) 293-8179.
Vault Virginia: The Memories Won’t Fade Away, a special exhibition featuring work by University of Virginia alumni Lauchlan Davis, Lucy “Clare” Spooner and Brittany Fan, is on view through July 15 at the Guild Gallery in Vault Virginia. https://revart.co/events/.
Visible records: Future/Elsewhere: Dreams Are Transitory Things by Dana Washington-Queen runs through June 18. Opening hours: Tuesday to Friday from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Saturday from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. 1740 Broadway St. visible-records.com.
Wildberry Forest School: “Into the Light” featuring works by BozART Fine Art Collective members Anne Hopper, Christine Rich, Andy Stafford, Carolyn Ratcliffe, Julia Lesnichy, Randy Baskerville, Brita Lineburger, Sara Gondwe, Judith Ely, Matalie Deane, Joan Dreicer and Julia Kindred, is on view at Baker Gallery until June 5th. woodberry.org.
Les Yeux du Monde: Rosemarie Fiore + Ana Rendich: Modern Alchemy runs through June 26. Masks are required for entry and there will be a limit on the number of visitors allowed in the gallery at one time. The opening times of the gallery are Thursday to Sunday from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. and by appointment. To schedule an appointment, call (434) 882-2622 or email LYDMGallery@gmail.com. Visit LYDM.co for more information. (434) 882-2622.