Center of the Earth Gallery
3204 N. Davidson St., Charlotte. 704-375-5756. www.centeroftheearth.com.
Summer abstract show, “Glow,” features Carrie McGee, Scott Upton, Ruth Ava Lyons and others. Through Aug. 30.
2850 Selwyn Ave. 704-376-0066. chasengalleries.com.
“Summer Dreams” features paintings by Thom Millsap, Aug. 1-29.
1427 South Blvd., Charlotte. 704-370-6337.
“The Naturalist's World” features Warner Hyde's ceramic sculptures, and paintings and photography by gallery artists. Reception 6-9 p.m. Aug. 1. On view through Aug. 30.
Green Rice Gallery
451 E. 36th St., Charlotte. 704-344-0300.
“The Dog Show.” More than 10 Green Rice artists display dog art in various styles from realistic portraits by Adrianna Button to Sinatra-inspired dogs by Brian Rubenacker. Through Aug. 31.
Hidell Brooks Gallery
South End Steelyard, 1910 South Blvd.,
Suite 130, Charlotte. 704-334-7302.
Tenth-anniversary group exhibition through Aug. 30.
Hodges Taylor Gallery
401 N. Tryon St., Charlotte. 704-334-3799.
Summer photography exhibit. Through Aug. 29.
Jerald Melberg Gallery
625 S. Sharon Amity Road. 704-365-3000.
Robert Kushner: Garden Walk, paintings on botanical themes. July 26-Sept. 6.
The Light Factory,
345 N. College St., Charlotte. 704-372-1000.
First Juried Annuale features emerging photographer-artists selected from an international field, Knight Gallery through Sept. 7. 36th Annual Members Show, Middleton McMillan Gallery through Sept. 14.
Lark & Key
453-B E. 36th St. 704-379-1826.
Works by Duy Huynh, Sandy Snead.
Mint Museum Of Art
2730 Randolph Road, Charlotte. 704-337-2000. www.mintmuseum.org.
The Art of Affluence: Haute Couture and Luxury Fashions 1947-2007, through spring 2010. Scene in America: A Contemporary Look at the Black Male Image, through Nov. 2. Quiet Spirit, Skillful Hand: The Graphic Work of Clare Leighton, through Sept. 14. $6; $5 for ages 62 and older and students; $3 for children ages 6-17; free for members and children 5 and younger.
Of Craft + Design
220 N. Tryon St., Charlotte. 704-337-2000.
Possibilities: Rising Stars of Contemporary Craft in North Carolina. Through Nov.30. Adults $6, seniors $5, children $3, under 6 free.
1244 East Blvd. 704-377-6400.
Local and regional artists interpret “My Charlotte.” Works by painters, ceramicists, sculptors, jewelry artists, through Sept. 11. Teapots Across America, A Juried Exhibition, through Aug. 13.
Renee George Gallery
225 E. Worthington Ave. 704-332-3278. www.reneegeorgegallery.com.
A Summer Affair featuring new works by gallery artists, through Aug. 20.
2823 Selwyn Ave., Charlotte. 704-334-7744. www.shaingallery.com.
Figurative Fun, works by Cassandra Gillens, Kathy Sosa, Kim Schuessler, through July 31.
Shain Gallery at
1000 Ballantyne Commons Parkway. 704-248-4000. www.ballantyneresort.com
Works by Chas Fagan, Amy Dobbs, Henry Barnes, Jim Chapman, Connie Winters and more.
118 E. Kingston Ave. 704-376-1701
Paintings and figurative drawings.