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, Randy Walker, Kevin Hogan, Charles Walker, Robert Boyd, July 1-Aug. 30. Gallery Crawl reception 6-9 p.m. July 18.
Christa Faut Gallery
19818 North Cove Road, Suite E3, Jetton Village, Cornelius. 704-892-5312. www.christafautgallery.com.
Summer group exhibit of paintings and drawings by gallery artists. Metal wall sculpture by Rick Smith. Through July.
1427 South Blvd., Charlotte. 704-370-6337.
“New Artists” features David Benson, Sheri Skeahan, Gage Opdenbrouw and Angelita Surmon through July 1. Sculpture & Paintings features Richard Aliberti, Carl Blair, Richard Conn, Jean McWhorter, Karen Powell, Grant Strawcutter and Lasha Khidasheli, opening 6-9 p.m. July 11, runs through July 29.
Green Rice Gallery
451 E. 36th St., Charlotte. 704-344-0300.
Work by gallery owner Allison Wolf Hertzler in celebration of the gallery's fifth anniversary. Through July 13.
Hidell Brooks Gallery
South End Steelyard, 1910 South Blvd., Suite 130, Charlotte. 704-334-7302. www.hidellbrooks.com.
10th anniversary group exhibition July 11-Aug. 30. All 28 gallery artists have created new works for this show.
Hodges Taylor Gallery
401 N. Tryon St., Charlotte. 704-334-3799.
Summer photography exhibit includes images from Carl Bergman, Sonia Handelman Meyer, Alice Sebrell, Elizabeth Matheson, Carolyn DeMeritt, Byron Baldwin, Keith Carter, Deborah Luster, Frank Hunter, Tim Buchman, David Halliday, Benjamin Porter, John Rosenthal and Linda Foard Roberts. July 8-Aug. 29.
Jerald Melberg Gallery
625 S. Sharon Amity Road. 704-365-3000.
Argentine painter Manuel Reyna: Escenas de Cordoba. Raul Diaz: Contemplacion Continuada, new paintings and sculpture. Through July11.
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. July 5-Spring 2010. VantagePoint VII: Jiha Moon: through July 6. 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.
Mint Museum 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.
Teapots Across America, a juried exhibition featuring 38 ceramic artists from across the United States, through Aug. 13.
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 Ballantyne Resort
1000 Ballantyne Commons Parkway. 704-248-4000. www.ballantyneresort.com
Ongoing exhibit of works by various artists including Chas Fagan, Kim Schuessler, Amy Dobbs, Henry Barnes, Jim Chapman, Connie Winters and more.