1212 Gallery “Esoteric Illusions,” paintings by Marti Fann. Forest of Trees, photographs by Alison Overton. Reception at 2 p.m. on Aug. 24. 12 E. 12th St. 233-9957.
Art Works “Dog Days of Summer & Stray Cats,” a juried show of pet-related art. “Have You Seen My Dots Lately,” Vinnie Gonzalez. Seizing the Moment, by Irwin Shisko. “Tints, Tones and Overtones,” Geraldine Keifer. Also, works by gallery members and resident artists. Reception at 7 p.m. Friday Aug. 22. Through Sept. 20. 320 Hull St. 291-1400.
Artspace “Two Worlds in One,” paintings by Jordan Kasey. “Italy: Shadows and Reflections,” photography by Jane Vaught. Also, photography by Elisabeth Flynn-Chapman. Reception at 7 p.m. Friday Aug. 22. Through Sept. 22. 0 E. 4th Street. 232-6464.
43rd Street Gallery Work by local wood-turner Barbara Dill. Through Aug. 30. 1412 W. 43rd St. 233-1758.
ADA Gallery August show includes works by Stephanie Serpick, Sharon Shapiro, Kirsten Kindler, Tarek Abu Hageb and Barbara Weissburger. Through Aug. 30. 228 W. Broad St. 644-0100.
Art Annex Abstract paintings and pop art by Jill Blom. 825 Grove Road in Midlothian. Through Aug. 30. 379-2600.
Artemis Gallery Ceramics by Ross Edwards. Through Aug. 28. 1601 W. Main St. 564-5438.
Brazier Fine Art Gallery “Waterways,” paintings by 20 artists. Through Aug. 30. 3401 W. Cary St. 359-2787.
Chasen Gallery “All That Glistens…” glass works by Ron Starr, Jeff Ballard, Terrill Waldman, Caleb Nichols, Markow and Norris and others. Through Sept. 13. 3554 W. Cary St. 204-1048.
Crossroads Art Center “Flight of the Faeries” by Elizabeth Oglpree. Fiber designs by Gunther. “Faerytopia of Winter Nights,” by Terry Smith. Also included, two all-media shows. Through Sept. 10. 2016 Staples Mill Road. 278-8950.
The Friend House Gallery Runway, figure paintings by Carol Meese. Through Nov. 1. 27 and 29 Bollingbrook St. in Petersburg. 931-1370.
Gay Community Center of Richmond Gallery Reflections on Richmond Windows by John MacClellan, Martin McFadden, the ROSMY Youth Program and others. Through Sept. 12. 1407 Sherwood Ave. 840-9137.
Ghostprint Gallery “Cast a Cold Eye,” oil paintings by Patricia Murphy. Through Aug. 30. 344-1557.
Ginger Levit Atelier “Abstract Puzzles,” by Michael O'Neal and landscapes by Ruth Buhrman and Greg Osterhaus. Paintings by Carol Baliles. Through Sept. 1. 1519 W. Main St. 740-1471.
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden Paintings and drawings by Tony Klotz. Through Sept. 1. Admission is $6-$10. 1800 Lakeside Ave. 262-9887.
Main Art Gallery “The Spore Collective,” works by sculpture students from University of Mary Washington. Through Aug. 30. 1537 W. Main St. 355-6151.
Montpelier Center For Arts and Culture “Gleaning for Collage from the Gutter to the Garden,” collages by Emma Lou Martin. Through Aug. 29. 17185 Mountain Road. 883-7378.
Page Bond Gallery “Small Claims,” small-scale painting, photography and work on paper from Andras Bality, Tim O'Kane, William Berry, Dragana Crnjak and others. Also, sculpture by Frederic Crist. Through Aug. 29. 1625 W. Main St. 359-3633.
Petersburg Area Art League Juried show, works by member and nonmember artists. Through Sept. 7. 7 E. Old St. 861-4611.
Petersburg Regional Art Center All media show, juried art show. Through Sept. 6. 132 N. Sycamore St. 733-8200.
Quirk Gallery Works by Fabian Ramirez, Elie Pina and Tim Lazure. Through Aug. 15. The Vault Project 2008, works by Anat Grozovski. Paintings and sculptures by Bridget Camden. Through Aug. 30. 311 W. Broad St. 644-5450.
Red Door Gallery Group exhibition features art by Jim Black, Kristin Polich, Tim Hale and others. Through Sept. 14. 1607 W. Main St. 358-0211.
Reynolds Gallery Paintings and Works on Paper by Richard Carlyon. Through Aug. 22. 1514 W. Main St. 355-6553.
Richmond Public Library “Making Cultural Connections,” mixed media and collage by Dare Boles. “Equilibrium,” paintings by Chet Naylor. Black-and-white photography by Philip de Vos. ”Negative Spaces,” gesso on canvas by Brigette Newberry. Through Sept. 2. Permanent collection of prints by David Freed. 101 E. Franklin St. 646-4740.
Science Museum of Virginia “Micro/Macro Views in Nature,” watercolors by Emma Lou Martin. Through September. 2500 W. Broad St. 864-1400.
Transmission Gallery New work by Victor Vaughn and Ben Kehoe. Through Aug. 30. 321 Brook Road. 200-9985.
University of Richmond Museums “Peace Warriors and Solitudes: Recent photographs by Carl Chiarenza,” at the Lora Robins Gallery of Design From Nature. Through Oct. 5. 287-6324.
Uptown Gallery “Richmond Jewels: Local Parks and Gardens,” work by Richmond artists. Through Sept. 27. 1305 W. Main St. 353-8343.
Visual Arts Center of Richmond Annual faculty and staff exhibition, works by Pam Anderson, Barbara Atkinson, John Balasa, Robert Barrientes, Jessica Bauserman and others. Through Aug. 21. 1812 W. Main St. 353-0094.