OpeningADA Gallery A show of paintings by Ryan McLennan and Scott Phillips and drawings by the Psyche Phone Boys, plus a reinstallation of the gallery's Scope Miami Booth 2006, with works by Stephen Hendee and others, opens with a reception Jan. 5, 7-10 p.m. There is a second reception Jan. 12, 7-10 p.m. 228 W. Broad St. 644-0100.
Art6 Gallery "Four Artists," paintings by Barbara Hardy Ray, Laura Heyward and Jennifer Yane and collages by Bob Ray, opens with a reception Jan. 5 at 6 p.m. Through January. 6 E. Broad St. 343-1406.
Brazier Fine Art A show of new works in oil by Dawn Whitelaw opens Jan. 5, with a reception Jan. 12, 5-7 p.m. Through January. 3401 W. Cary St. 359-2787.
Cathedral of the Sacred Heart "Peace," a show of works by Kathleen Markowitz, Karen Morgan and Dan Zobell, opens with a reception Jan. 5, 6-8 p.m. Through Feb. 10. There is an art lecture by Tim Andrus Jan. 7 at 10 a.m. 823 Park Ave. 359-5651, ext. 106.
Chasen Galleries "Art to Tame the Winter Blahs," paintings and abstracts by Michael Sprouse, Christian Nesvadba and Stephen Kasun, runs through January. 3554 W. Cary St. 204-1048.
Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen "Desire," a juried mixed-media show, opens with a reception Jan. 7, 4-6 p.m. Through Feb. 24. Also, "Transformation: Life Goes On," surreal artwork by Helene Ruiz, runs through January. 2880 Mountain Road. 261-2787.
Elegba Folklore Society "Interior Motive: The Mystery of Stone and Color," mixed media and installations by Inga Bell, are on display through Feb. 28. There is a reception Jan. 5, 7-10 p.m. 101 E. Broad St. 644-3900.
Jennifer Young Studio & Gallery "Paintings of the American South" by Jennifer Young opens with a reception Jan. 5, 6-9 p.m. Through Feb. 1. 16 E. Main St. 254-1008.
Richmond Public Library "Becoming," paintings by Windy Lampson, "Nature's Tapestry," photography by Gary Sargent, and "New Paintings" by Mark Pehanich open with a reception Jan. 5, 7-9 p.m. Through Jan. 30. 101 E. Franklin St. 646-4740.
The Triple Restaurant "Insights 3 Art Show," works by Ben Bemis, Enrique Rodriguez, Mike Creasy and John Worley, with music by DJ Kobayashi Maru, opens with a reception Jan. 6 at 8 p.m. Through Feb. 6. 3306 W. Broad St. 359-7777.
Visual Arts Studio The Seventh Annual Artistic Gifts show continues with a reception Jan. 5, 7-10 p.m., and Jan. 12, noon-6 p.m., and runs through Jan. 26. 208 W. Broad St. 644-1368.
Ongoing1212 Gallery Artist Charles Philip Brooks presents his Tonalist paintings through Jan. 21. 12 E. 12th St. 233-9957.
Artspace The Annual Members Show runs through Jan. 22. 0 E. Fourth St. 232-6464.
Art Works "The Water Is Wide," water media by Marta Downs, the All Media Show, "Simply Photography" and Robert Winne's "Three Cities" run through Jan. 19. 320 Hull St. 291-1400.
Curated Culture at Cornerstone Gallery "Art to Go: Second Annual Benefit Exhibition for Curated Culture" runs through Jan. 19. 23 W. Broad St. 344-1508.
Flippo Gallery The Randolph-Macon College gallery presents "Selected Works From Recent Graduates of the Maryland Institute College of Art," through Feb. 3. 752-3018.
The Gallery Art and Design "Arts and Ends," a collective exhibition featuring works by Elizabeth Evans, Javier Cruz and Frances Aceves Humana, runs through January. 16 S. Dooley Ave. 355-0102.
Lazare Gallery "Traditional Treasures: An Exhibition of Finer Small Works by Soviet and Russian Era Artists" runs through Feb. 28. 4641 Kimages Wharf Road. 829-5001.
Main Art Supply "New Work," large-scale color photography by Anna Cox, runs through Jan. 30. 1537 W. Main St. 355-6151.
Page Bond Gallery "Large Work," a show of works by Andras Bality, Will Berry, Karen Blair and others, plus "New Paintings" by Elizabeth Lamp, runs through Jan. 5. 1625 W. Main St. 359-3633.
Petersburg Area Art League PAAL presents a members' show and holiday exhibition, running through Jan. 7. 7 E. Old St. 861-4611.
Petersburg Regional Art Center The All Media Show features work by Helena Agnew, Dan Currer, M. Bernard Champa, Michael Gettings, Sid Ames, Meredith Snyder and Brian Oalinger, running through Jan. 6. 132 N. Sycamore St. 733-8200.
Project Space Project Space at Plant Zero presents "Salon Selectives: Excerpts From ADA Gallery Past," a mixed-media show of work curated by John Pollard, running through Jan. 22. 0 E. Fourth St. 564-4998.
Red Door Gallery "Contemplations," abstract paintings by Douglas Witmer, and "Nature/Nurture," wood abstracts by J.T. Kirkland, runs through Jan. 14. 1607 W. Main St. 358-0211.
Reynolds Gallery New work by Reynolds Gallery artists runs through Jan. 6. 1514 W. Main St. 355-6553.
VMFA Studio School "Recent Paintings & Pastels" are on display through Jan. 12. 2911 Grove Ave. 367-0816.
White Canvas Gallery "All Decked Out for the Holidays," the annual Christmas show, runs through Jan. 10. 111 S. 14th St. 782-1776. S