1708 Gallery "Casting a New Light," 19th-century photographic processes in contemporary art featuring artists from the U.S. and Germany, opens with a progressive reception in conjunction with the Visual Arts Center of Richmond, Sept. 2, 8-10 p.m. Through Oct. 1. 319 W. Broad St. 643-1708.
312 Gallery "Recent Works," paintings by S. Ross Browne, opens with a reception Sept. 2, 7-10 p.m. Through September. 312 Brook Road. 339-2535.
ADA Gallery Mixed-media work by Sun Tek Chung, James Davis, Jeannine Harkleroad, Danielle Riese and Josh Rickards opens with a preview Sept. 1, 6-9 p.m., and a reception Sept. 2, 7-10 p.m. Through September. 228 W. Broad St. 644-0100.
Art6 Gallery An exhibition of works by European photographer Leo Livendal opens with a reception Sept. 2, 7-10 p.m. Through Oct. 2. 6 E. Broad St. 343-1406.
Artemis Gallery "The Art Glass Visions of Veronica and David Bennet" features works in blown glass and steel, opening with a preview Sept. 3, 5-10 p.m. There is a second reception Sept. 9, 5-10 p.m. 1601 W. Cary St. 353-2676.
Chasen Galleries "Art for the Soul," works by various artists, runs Sept. 1-30. 3554 W. Cary St. 202-1048.
Chop Suey Books "For Your Eyes Only," an exhibition of work by Katrin Paul, Denise Verret, John Ryan, Susan Laswell, Anitra Haendel and Kim O'Grady, curated by Cheryl Gant, opens with a reception Sept. 3, 6:30-8 p.m. Through Sept. 24. 1317 W. Cary St. 497-4705.
Corporate and Museum Frame Gallery "African-American Faces and Flowers," paintings by Philip Muzi Branch, opens with a reception Sept. 2, 7-9 p.m. Through Oct. 5. 301 W. Broad St. 643-6858.
Gallery5 "All Mixed Up," an all-media show featuring local artists, opens with a reception Sept. 2, 7 p.m.-1:30 a.m., with performances by The Patchwork Collective, Slash Coleman, Red Canasta, Hortus and VCR. $3 after 10 p.m. Through Sept. 24. 200 W. Marshall St. 644-0005.
Henry Street Gallery An exhibition of painting, prints and pottery by Nathan Motley and paintings by Georgia Meyers opens with a reception Sept. 2, 7:30-10:30 p.m., with music by the Joe Dufuco Original Blues Band and poetry by Kelly Lane's Poet Society. Through Sept. 30. 422 W. Broad St. 247-1491.
Main Art Gallery "In This Place," paintings by Jeff Dodge, opens with a reception Sept. 2, 7-9 p.m. Through Sept. 30. 1537 W. Main St. 359-3499.
Montpelier Center for Arts and Education An exhibition of botanical prints by John Grant is on display Sept. 2-30. There is a reception Sept. 11, 2-4 p.m. 17205 Mountain Road. 883-7378.
Nesbit Salon An exhibition of works by Aaron Wallis, Julie Elkins and Lynn Crounse opens with a reception Sept. 3 at 6 p.m. with music by Rasul the Nobody. 2311 W. Main St. 355-8775.
Quirk Gallery Three shows open with a reception Sept. 2, 7-10 p.m.: "Pet Palace: Richard Summers" and "Dachshunds: Collection of Kathy & John Albers" run through Sept. 29, and "Watt's Up? Chandelier Exhibition" runs through Oct. 23. 311 W. Broad St. 644-5450.
Richmond Public Library An exhibition of works by the Metropolitan Artists Association, photography by Heather O'Farrell and landscapes by Kay Darling opens with a reception Sept. 2, 7-9 p.m. Through Oct. 4. 101 E. Franklin St. 646-4740.
Spotlight Gallery The City Art Program at Pine Camp Arts and Community Center presents "Our Own," exhibits by students and instructors, through Oct. 21. 4901 Old Brook Road. 646-3674.
Sun Trust Bank The Tuckahoe Artists Association shows its work Sept. 3-Oct. 1. 919 E. Main St. 270-4315.
Uptown Gallery "Inside/Outside," works by Mary Jo Beswick and Kathy Hoppe, opens with a reception Sept. 2, 5-8 p.m. Through Oct. 29. 1305 W. Main St. 353-3319.
Visual Arts Center of Richmond "Recasting the Landscape: Recent Work by Robert Shlaer and Jerry Spagnoli" opens with a progressive reception in conjunction with 1708 Gallery Sept. 2, 6-8 p.m. Through Oct. 16. 1812 W. Main St. 353-0094.
Visual Arts Studio "Christo's Gates," a city-wide exhibition of photographs and paintings of Christo and Jeanne-Claude's Central Park project, opens with a reception Sept. 2, 7-10 p.m. Through Oct. 28. 208 W. Broad St. 644-1368.
ADA Gallery "Assorted Flavors," a show of acrylic paintings by Monty Montgomery, runs through August. Also, "Twelve by Twelve: A Record Bin Art Show," through November. 228 W. Broad St. 644-0100.
Artspace "Radius250," a juried art show featuring work from artists within 250 miles of Richmond, runs through Sept. 18. Also, the 2005 Sculpture Invitational features work by a dozen sculptors, including Margery Albertini, Tom Chenoweth, Ed Holton and others, located throughout the Manchester area through Oct. 30. 0 E. Fourth St. 232-6464.
Art Works Four shows run through Sept. 18: "Planes, Trains and Automobiles"; a Members All Media Show; "As We Are," work by Julia Shacklock and Erika Walters; and "Duality of Choice," work by K.B. Basseches. 320 Hull St. 291-1400.
Bainbridge Art Center "Figuratively Speaking," paintings and photography of the human form by Susan Singer, David Tanner, Steven Roebuck, Jennifer Yane, Rhoda McCallum, Anne Sylvest, Elizabeth Flynn Chapman and K.B. Basseches, runs through September. 1312 Bainbridge St. 230-4544.
Brazier Fine Arts "Virginia Artists Group Show," featuring the work of Loryn Brazier, Diane Cannon, Ed Hatch, Sara Linda Poly, Maggie Siner, Roberta Thole and Linda Volrath, runs through Aug. 31. 3401 W. Cary St. 359-2787.
C3 An exhibition of cowboy and Western paintings by Michael Coleman runs through Sept. 16. 1801 E. Cary St. 474-3639.
Chasen Galleries An exhibition of work by animal artist and U.S. Humane Society artist-in-residence Ron Burns runs through Aug. 31. 3554 W. Cary St. 204-1049.
Crossroads Gallery The August All Media Show features work by Susan Stuller, Jerry Bogley, Lorenzo Roberts, Monica Kim, Susie Kowalik and others, through Sept. 8. 2016 Staples Mill Road. 278-8950
Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen "Retrospectives: 1995-2005," photography and digital images by Christopher Grosvenor and Valerie Draeger, runs through August in the Slantwall Gallery. "A Touch of Class," works by Amanda Anthony, Carter Evans, Travis Fullerton, Jane Hendley, Robin Ricketts and Thomas Van Auken, runs through Oct. 8. 2880 Mountain Road. 261-6200.
Elegba Folklore Society An exhibition of work by Awer Bul, "Lost Boy, Found Art," runs through Aug. 31. 101 E. Broad St. 644-3900.
ForInstance Gallery An exhibit of paintings and sculptures by Martin Johnson runs indefinitely. 107 E. Cary St. (757) 574-4111.
Friend House Gallery "At the Beach," hand-colored photographs by Carol Anne Meese, sculpture by Skyler and pottery by Kathryn Hedgepeth are on display in Petersburg through August. Bollingbrook St. and Cockade Alley. 931-1370.
Henry Street Gallery Paintings, prints and pottery by Nathan Motley and paintings by Fred Weatherford are on display through August. 422 W. Broad St. 247-1491.
Nonesuch Art and Apparel An exhibition of paintings, drawings and mixed media by Scott Eastwood runs through September. 918 W. Grace St. 649-4069.
Petersburg Area Art League Gallery The art league's August All Media Show runs through Sept. 4. 7 E. Old St. 861-4611.
Petersburg Regional Art Center The All Media Show, featuring work by Scott Haugh. Robert E. Saintsing, Diane Clement, Howard Vaughan, Scarlett Sams and Glena Smith, runs through Sept. 3. 132 N. Sycamore St. 733-8200.
Project Space Gallery "Recent Work," paintings by Bill Fisher, runs through Sept. 21. 0 E. Fourth St. 726-4442.
Rentz Gallery "Entering the Interior," an exhibition of art and interior design by Robert T. Rentz and Associates with art by Maurice Beane, Farida Hughes, Andras Bality and others, runs through Sept. 12. 1700 W. Main St. 358-5338.
Uptown Gallery "Across Cultures," an exhibition of paintings by Anne Via and Dare Boles, hangs through August. 1305 W. Main St. 353-8343.
White Canvas Gallery "My Corner of the World," paintings of rural African-American life by William Clarke, runs through Sept. 7. 111 S. 14th St. 782-1776.