Avenue 805 An exhibit of mixed-media paintings by Todd Hale opens with a reception May 1, 6-8 p.m. Through June 30. 805 N. Davis Ave. 353-2505.
C3 VCU Communication Arts students present their illustrations and paintings in a show, "Worth a Thousand Words," April 29-30, 6-9 p.m. 1801 E. Cary St. 474-3639.
Capital Coffee and Desserts "Green by Green," paintings by Allen Gay, hangs through May. 2928 W. Cary St. 204-1755.
ForInstance Gallery An exhibit of paintings and sculptures by Martin Johnson opens with a reception April 29, 6-9 p.m. 107 E. Cary St. 330-8001.
Nicholas Student Center Grand Ballroom The Virginia Museum brings a traveling exhibition of "Colorful Kite Tales" to John Tyler Community College's Chester Campus through May 31. 13101 Jefferson Davis Highway. 594-1516.
Steward School Photography students show their work at the campus gallery April 27, 4-7 p.m. 11600 Gayton Road. 740-3394.
1708 Gallery An exhibition of paintings by Sara Clark and drawings by Andy Moon Wilson runs through April 30. 319 W. Broad St. 643-1708.
3rd Street Gallery " tell it slant." pictures on pink Formica by Joan Gaustad and Rosebud, runs through May 14. 0 E. Fourth St. 726-4442.
ADA Gallery "Reconfigure," paintings by Susan Jamison, mixed media by Martin Bromirski and wood sculpture by Michael Ferris, through April. Also, "Twelve by Twelve: A Record Bin Art Show," through November. 228 W. Broad St. 644-0100.
Abattoir Fine Arts Gallery "Winter, Paintings of the Season," work by Brett Busang, runs through May. 210 E. Grace St. 230-7684.
Anderson Gallery "Master of Fine Arts Thesis Exhibitions Round One" runs through May 1. 907 1/2 W. Franklin St. 828-1522.
Art6 Gallery "The Sculpture Invitational Exhibition," featuring work by Jude Schlotzhauer, Anna Boothe, Elizabeth Mears, Mary White, Lisa Zerkowitz and Ana Thiel, runs through May 1. 6 E. Broad St. 343-1406.
Artemis Gallery "The Donna Parsons Project," mosaics by Donna Parsons, runs through April. 1601 W. Main St. 353-2676.
Artspace An exhibition of works by James Dustin, Jane Vaught and Chris Semtner, plus an Etta Edwards retrospective, through May 22. 0 E. Fourth St. 232-6464.
Art Works An exhibition of works by Melody Gulick, Julia Shacklock and Erika Walters, plus the All Media Show and work by Collegiate School students, through May 22. 320 Hull St. 291-1400.
Bainbridge Art Center "Not So Subtle," new photography by Deb Booth and paintings by Peter Justin, John Balasa, Cynthia Erdal and Christaphora Robeers, runs through May. 1312 Bainbridge St. 230-4544.
Brazier Fine Art The Fourth Annual Tax Relief Month features paintings by Cathy Yrizarry through April 30. 3401 W. Cary St. 359-2787.
C3 "Folk of the Blue Ridge," a photographic documentary by Christopher Hancock, through May. 1801 E. Cary St. 474-3639.
Cauthorne Gallery The new Manchester gallery located in the Cauthorne Paper Company presents an exhibition of oil paintings by Virginia Godfrey through April 30. 205 Hull St. 232-6736, ext. 205.
Chasen Galleries "Plein Air Impressionism" by Leon Roulette hangs through May 1. 3554 W. Cary St. 204-1048.
Chop Suey Books An exhibition of work by the Young Artists Society runs through May 8. 1317 W. Cary St. 497-4705.
Corporate and Museum Frame Gallery "Shockoe Bottom," an exhibition of paintings by David Turner, through May 4. 301 W. Broad St. 643-6858.
Crossroads Gallery An All Media Show, featuring the work of Lynn Limon, Christaphora Robeers and others, through May 12. 2016 Staples Mill Road. 278-8950.
Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen "Inner Life Different Light," digitally enhanced photography by Deb Booth, hangs in the Slantwall Gallery through April. "Thick and Thin," an abstract painting exhibition, through May 14. 2880 Mountain Road. 261-6200.
Elegba Folklore Society "Art Africana," paintings, sculpture and crafts, is on display through April 30. 101 E. Broad St. 644-3900.
Eric Schindler Gallery "Coinsawyer, Crownsawyer," new work by Chris Milk Hulburt, runs through May 11. 2305 E. Broad St. 644-5005.
Flippo Gallery "On Alternate Days," paintings by Nancy Witt, runs through June 3. 752-3018.
Gallery 5800 An exhibition of "Recent Oils" by Durwood Dommisse runs through May 5. 5800 Grove Ave., over Suitable for Framing. 285-0774.
Hand Workshop Art Center The new west wing of the art center opens with "A Random Portrait of Virginia," photography by Glen McClure, through May 15. 1812 W. Main St. 353-0094.
Henry Street Gallery An exhibition of paintings, prints and other works by Mar Makay, Krishanna Spencer, Leigh Odom and Richard Buhrman hangs through April. 422 W. Broad St. 247-1491.
John Muir Gallery The Sierra Club gallery presents "Life on the Edge: Half Lives and Half Truths of Chernobyl," photography by Gabriela Bulisova, through May 7. 6 N. Sixth St. 565-4950.
Main Art Gallery "You Are Here," an exhibition of work by Martin Brief, through April 29. 1537 W. Main St. 359-3499.
Montpelier Center for Arts and Education The Eighth Annual Celebration of the Arts and National Juried Exhibition, through May 31. 17205 Mountain Road. 883-7378.
Petersburg Regional Art Center The April All Media Show features the work of Robert Winne, Kim Hall, Mary Carter Cogle, William A. Smith, Rodney Cimburke, Jr. and Mildred Lucas. The shows run through May 7. 132 N. Sycamore St. 733-8200.
Pine Camp Arts and Community Center The Spotlight Gallery presents "Tsunami: Let Us Not Forget," a collection of photography by Bonnie Gillespie and others, as well as a silent auction of art by local students to benefit disaster relief. Through June 10. 4901 Old Brook Road. 646-3674.
Rentz Gallery An exhibition of figurative paintings by Laetitia Bonnici, through May 16. 1700 W. Main St. 358-5338.
Reynolds Gallery An exhibition of work in oil and pastel by Wolf Kahn and Ziga Kariz's "Private Future" runs through April 30. 1514 W. Main St. 355-6553.
Richmond Public Library "The Golden Age of Illustration," a collection of rare books and original works by Howard Pyle, N.C. Wyeth and Jessie Wilcox Smith, runs through April 30. Also, the Richmond Artists' Association celebrates its 50th anniversary with an exhibition of work hanging through May 3. 101 E. Franklin St. 646-4740.
Solvent Space An installation by Katharina Grosse runs through July 9. 0 E. Fourth St. 827-0984.
Uptown Gallery Richmond high school art students show their work in the upstairs gallery through April. 1305 W. Main St. 353-8343.
VCU Fine Arts Building VCU Paint and Printmaking students hold a showcase of works on paper, through May 1. 1000 W. Broad St. 677-0316.
Visual Art Studio "Fusion Series," photography by Jack Reilly, and "Triptych Trick" by Julia Hebner run through April 30; "Old Masters" by Deanne Dunbar and "Functility" by David Collins run through May 28. 208 W. Broad St. 644-1368.
White Canvas Gallery "Oil Paintings and Sculptures" by B. Millner runs April 22-May 31. 111 S. 14th St. 782-1776.