Gallery5800 "Barber vs. Barber," featuring artwork by John Barber and Joshua Barber. Opening Oct. 9 and on display Nov. 8. 5800 Grove Ave. 285-0774.
Glave Kocen Gallery "All Media Show." Opening Oct. 9 at 7 p.m. and on display through Nov. 7. 1620 W. Main St. 358-1990.
Virginia Historical Society "The Portent: John Brown's Raid in American Memory," an exhibition exploring the controversial historical figure whose actions contributed to the Civil War. Opening Oct. 10 and on display through April 11. 428 N. Boulevard. 358-4901.
Art6 Gallery "Women and the Arts." On display through Nov. 1. 6 E. Broad St. 343-1406.
Artspace "Invitational Bookart Exhibition," featuring more than 70 works curated by Virginia Commonwealth University instructor Ginna Cullen and local artist Michael Pierce. On display through Oct. 30. 0 E. Fourth St. 337-5979.
Art Works Gallery "Chesapeake Bay Art Association Exhibit." "All Media Show." "The Art of Surviving," featuring work by and about cancer survivors. "Earth, Fire, Water, and Air," featuring paintings inspired by the U.S. national forests by George Hughes. "Scenes of Inspiration," featuring paintings by Sheila Holland. "Scripts," featuring pastels, oil and abstract work by Janet Visser. On display through Oct. 18. 320 Hull St. 291-1400.
Brazier Studio "Cows, Chickens and Sheep Oh My!" featuring paintings by Gary Brookins and Loryn Brazier. On display through Oct. 30. 1616 W. Main St. 358-2771.
Chop Suey Gallery "Folly," featuring paintings by Dave Moore and Corey Kitzke. On display through Oct. 15. 2913 W. Cary St. 422-8066.
Corporate and Museum Frame "Some Watercolors," featuring new work by Conor Backman and Edward Shenk. On display through Oct. 30. 301 W. Broad St. 643-6858.
Crossroads Art Center "View Along the Mattaponi," featuring art by Linda Hollett-Bazouzi. "Dance to the Music," featuring artwork by James Bassfield. "Surfaces" and "Virginia to Mexico," featuring art by Judy Anderson. "All Media Media Show." On display through Nov. 9. 2016 Staples Mill Road. 278-8950.
Elegba Folklore Society "Spirits Dancing," featuring paintings and collages by Darrell Rose. On display through Nov. 30. 101 E. Broad St. 644-3900.
Eric Schindler Gallery "New Work," featuring art by Julie Elkins. On Sept. 11 and on display through Oct. 9. 2305 E. Broad St. 644-5005.
For Art's Sake "New Work," featuring art by Anne Chaddock and other various artists. On display through Oct. 30. 8540 Patterson Ave. 740-1400.
Gallery5 "Carnival of the Five Fires Gallery," featuring artwork by Kris Kuksi. "Eikonostasis," artwork by Stephanie M.T. Krehbiel. On display through Oct. 31. 200 W. Marshall St. 644-0005.
Gay Community Center of Richmond Gallery "Inked Pride: the Tattoos of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender People, and the Stories Behind Them." On display through Nov. 1. 1407 Sherwood Ave. 622-4646.
Ghostprint Gallery "Owes Me Money," featuring oil paintings and collages by Sean Taylor. On display through Oct. 31. 220 W. Broad St. 344-1557.
Glave Kocen Gallery "Interiors," featuring new paintings by Janice Breeden. On display through Oct. 31. 1620 W. Main St. 358-1990.
Henry Street Gallery "New Work," featuring photography by Kate Fowler, film photography by Mar Kakay and fashion design by Timothy Marable. On display through Oct. 31. 422 W. Broad St. 643-2222.
Library of Virginia "Poe: Man, Myth or Monster," an exhibit commemorating the 200th birthday of the author. Through Dec. 5. 800 E. Broad St. 692-3592.
Main Art Gallery "The Stories I Want to Tell," featuring new art by Jake Urbanski. On display through Oct. 31. 1537 W. Main St. 355-6151.
Metro Space Gallery "Melissa Paca," featuring prints, paintings and drawings by Mel Paca. On display through Oct. 30. 119 W. Broad St. 307-9420.
Montpelier Center for Arts and Education "Scapes," featuring landscapes by Lisa Powers, Lois Shipley and Susan Vaughan. On display through Nov. 16. 17205 Mountain Road, Montpelier. 883-7378.
Page Bond Gallery "Recent Work," featuring new paintings by Robin Braun and B. Millner. On display through Oct. 31. 1625 W. Main St. 359 3633.
Quirk Gallery "New Work," featuring art by Benjamin Jones. On display through Oct. 17. 311 W. Broad St. 644-5450.
Randolph-Macon College Gallery "Chain of Events," featuring new works on paper by Suzanna Fields. On display through Oct. 30. 204 Henry St. in Ashland. 752-3018.
Red Door Gallery "Sense Memory," featuring art by Karen Eide. "Recent Work," featuring art by Greg Minah. On display through Nov. 7. 1607 W. Main St. 358-0211.
Richmond Public Library "Mixed Media Event." "Landscapes: A Life of Their Own," featuring plein air work by Julia Kindred. "Celtic Patterns Around the World," featuring Celtic designs of mythical creatures by Matalie Deane. "The Divine Intentions," featuring mixed-media paintings by Robert McGlotten III. On display through Oct. 30. 101 E. Franklin St. 646-4256.
Science Museum of Virginia "Spark of Life," featuring work by Sabrina Cordovana. On display through Oct. 31. 2500 W. Broad St. 864-1400.
University of Richmond Museums "Faces and Flowers: Painting on Lenox China." On display through June 28. "Victories, Orbs, and Angels: Byzantine Coins from the Collection." Through Nov. 15. "Zap! Comix Prints by Robert Crumb." On display through Dec. 13. "Ansel Adams: The Man Who Captured the Earth's Beauty," featuring more than 20 black-and-white photographs. On display through Dec. 6. 28 Westhampton Way. 289-8276.
Uptown Gallery "Other Worldly," featuring oil, ink and colored-pencil works by Tom Krusinis and Cari Still. "Near and Far," featuring pastels by Aubrey Walker. On display through Oct. 31. "Art and Poetry of the Figure." "Small Packages." On display through Nov. 28. 1305 W. Main St. 353-8343.
Virginia Center for Architecture "The Green House: New Directions in Sustainable Architecture and Design." On display through Nov. 29. 2501 Monument Ave. 644-3041.
Virginia Historical Society "Heads and Tales," a special exhibition of portraits on display through Dec. 30. "The African American Image in Virginia," featuring various pictorials on display through Dec. 30. "Arming the Confederacy," featuring Confederate-made weapons and accouterments. "Four Seasons of the Confederacy," featuring murals by Charles Hoffbauer. "The Virginia Manufactory of Arms Collections." "The Story of Virginia, American Experience," featuring artifacts covering 16,000 years of Virginia history. "Virginians at Work," featuring art of Virginian labor. 428 N. Boulevard. 358-4901.
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts "Dominion Derby Girls," featuring portrait photography of roller-derby girls by Glen McClure. On display through Oct. 13 in the Pauley Center. 200 N. Boulevard. 340-1400. "Studio School Faculty Exhibition," featuring its recent work. On display through Oct. 23. 2911 Grove Ave. 204-2704.
Visual Art Studio "I Will Survive," featuring works by various cancer survivors and fighters. "Hand Me Downs," featuring various art for sale to help raise money for local cancer fighters Theodora Anne Merry and Susan Brown. "Reality," featuring photography by Peter Thaxton. On display through Oct. 30. 208 W. Broad St. 644-1368.
The Whitley Gallery "Seeing Beyond the Bars," featuring art relevant to criminal justice. On display through Nov. 20. 29 N. 17th St. 681-6758.