OpeningArtspace "Cast Shadows and Monster Ballads," drawings by Nathan Shacochis, "Studies in the Ephemeral," bubble blowers by Renee Zettle-Sterling, and "Cities I Call Home," photography by Elizabeth Flynn-Chapman, opens with a reception July 28, 7-10 p.m. Through Aug. 20. 0 E. Fourth St. 232-6464.
Art Works Six shows open with a reception July 28, 7-10 p.m.: "Undone" by Julie J. Johnson; "Recent Works" by Christiane Middendorf and Sylvia Vera Guevara; the July All Media Show; "Disable the Label," works by Virginia Disabled Artists; and "On the Verge of Abstraction" by Kurt Zivelonghi; plus a dance performance by To the Earth. Through Aug. 20. 320 Hull St. 291-1400.
Chasen Galleries "The Art of Summer Fun," featuring works by Margarita Naot, Jack Goldsmith, Inessa and Michael Garmash, Robert L. Davis and Duaiv, runs Aug. 1-30. 3554 W. Cary St. 204-1048.
Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen "Abstract Expressions," works by Lea Armstrong, runs Aug. 1-31. 2880 Mountain Road. 261-6200.
ForInstance Gallery Curated Culture presents a fundraiser for the First Fridays art walk with food, the music of the Brian Jones Trio, cocktails, and the art of Marty Johnson July 28, 7-11 p.m. Tickets are $25-$50. 107 E. Cary St. 344-1508.
Jack Kreuter Jewelers Works by local artist Bill Heywood runs Aug. 1-31. 6231 River Rd. 288-3900.
VCU Visual Arts Building "Voppi Soppi Yoppu: Paintings and Sculpture From the VCU Summer Studio Program" opens with a reception July 29, 7-9 p.m. Through Aug. 3. 1000 W. Broad St. 827-1574.
Ongoing1212 Gallery "Exhibition for the Arts," works by 20 artists, runs through July. 12 E. 12th St. 233-9957.
1708 Gallery "Overflow," mixed media and installation work by Jill Downen and Charles Gick, runs through Aug. 19. 319 W. Broad St. 643-1708.
Anderson Gallery "From the Seat of Authority," works by Andy Warhol, Gertrude Morgan, Robert Rauschenberg and others, curated by VCU graduate students, and "The Human Touch: Selections From the RBC Dain Rauscher Art Collection" run through July 29. 907 1/2 W. Franklin St. 828-1522.
Andrew's Gallery "Romancing in Europe," paintings by Robert Finale, runs through July 31. 11800 W. Broad St. in Short Pump Town Center. 364-9377.
Art6 Gallery "Transitions," paintings by Cynthia Erdahl, "Dearly Departed," work by Reba Peck, and "When Magic Happens," mixed media work by Rodney White, run through July 30. 6 E. Broad St. 343-1406.
Brazier Fine Art "Outside," works in oil by gallery artists depicting the outdoors, runs through July 30. 3401 W. Cary St. 359-2787.
C3 Gallery A show of mosaic art made out of Lego bricks by Brian Korte runs through July. 1801 E. Cary St. 474-3639.
Chasen Galleries "Music to Your Eyes," works by Tyka, Hessam, Sabzi and Gloria Coker, runs through July. 3554 W. Cary St. 204-1048.
Crossroads Gallery of Art The July All Media Show features works with a collage theme by local artists and runs through August 10. 2016 Staples Mill Rd. 278-8950.
Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen "4-Paws," mixed-media works by Linda Wolitz, Dierdre Justin and Adele Castillo, runs through July 29. "Escape," watercolor paintings by students of Roz Berlin, runs through July in the Slantwall Gallery. 2880 Mountain Road. 261-6213.
Friend House Gallery "Paintings at Play," works by Mary Jo Beswick and Beverly Perdue, and "Summer Solstice," works by Carol Meese and Kathryn Hedgepeth, run through Aug. 12. 27 Bollingbrook St. in Petersburg. 931-1370.
The Gallery Art & Design "Archaic Revival," paintings, drawings and more by Brazilian artist Gute Brandao, runs through early August. 16 S. Dooley St. 355-0102.
Main Art Gallery More than 30 local artists contribute work for an Art 180 Benefit Exhibition, running through Aug. 28. 1537 W. Main St. 355-6151.
Petersburg Area Art League "People, Places and Things," the work of Robert L. Henderson, runs through Aug. 6. 7 E. Old St. 861-4611.
Petersburg Regional Art Center The July All Media Show, featuring works by Vinnie Gonzales, Pat and Jerry Harvey, Ruby DiVittorio, Jehrad and Sarai Gholson, Barbara Batten and Guy Bernard, runs through Aug. 5. 132 N. Sycamore St. 733-8200.
Pine Camp Arts & Community Center The National Arts Program presents "Creative Reflections," works by the general public, through July 28. 4901 Old Brook Road. 646-3674.
Quirk Gallery "Hot Diggities," doghouses designed by local artists, runs through Aug. 13. 311 W. Broad St. 644-5450.
Rentz Gallery "Entering the Interior 2," interior design work from the firm of Robert Rentz, runs through Sept. 5. 1700 W. Main St. 358-5338.
Reynolds Gallery A show of paintings by Richard Crozier and Frank Hobbs and "Almost Famous," works by VCU graduates, run through Aug. 15. 1514 W. Main St. 355-6553.
Richmond Public Library "Richmond: Then and Now," photography by Keisha Case, "Once Upon a Time," a collection of fairy tale books, photography by Chandler Middle School students and "Art by Gwendolyn," paintings by Gwendolyn Steele, run through Aug. 1. 101 E. Franklin St. 646-4740.
Science Museum of Virginia The National Arts Program features a Youth/Teen Showcase through July 28. 2500 W. Broad St. 646-3674.
Uptown Gallery "Wonders of the World," works by Sara Samlin and Liz Wooten, runs through Aug. 26. Art by the docents of VMFA shows through July. 1305 W. Main St. 353-8343.
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Studio School Gallery "Watercolor Paintings" by Ann Chenoweth runs through Aug. 25. 200 N. Boulevard. 340-1400.
Visual Art Studio "Corn," oil paintings by Dan Rhett, and "A Gift for You," print works by Alan Hollins. There is a closing reception Aug. 4, 7-10 p.m. 208 W. Broad St. 644-1368.
White Canvas Gallery "A Southern Narrative," paintings by Eldridge Bagley, runs through Aug. 3. 111 S. 14th St. 782-1776. S