401 N. Myers St. 704-374-1565.
“The Photographs of Romualdo Garcia,” pictures of Mexicans with African ancestors. Also “The African Presence in Mexico,” photographs by Wendy Phillips. Sept. 5-Feb. 1.
Center of the Earth
3204 N. Davidson St., Charlotte. 704-375-5756. www.centerofthe earth.com.
“Open Passage: Scott Upton,” mixed media paintings, Sept. 2-Oct. 31.
Charlotte Art League
1517 Camden Road. 794-376-2787. charlotteart league.org.
Art on the theme “Political Revolution.” Sept. 5-Sept. 26.
2850 Selwyn Ave. 704-376-0066. chasengal leries.com.
“World Tour,” Mostafa Keyhani. Through Sept. 30.
19818 North Cove Road, Suite E3, Jetton Village, Cornelius. 704-892-5312. www.christafaut gallery.com.
“Two Mile Radius,” by Elizabeth Bradford: paintings of images within a two-mile radius of the Bradford farm in Mecklenburg County. Through Sept. 30.
The Van Every/Smith Galleries, 315 N. Main St. Davidson. 704-894-2520. davidson.edu/art/galleries.
2008 art faculty show features new works by Herb Jackson, Cort Savage, Ryan O'Malley and Lydia Musco. Through Oct. 8.
1427 South Blvd., Charlotte. 704-370-6337. www.elderart .com.
“David Skinner, The Land of the Blue Ridge,” landscape paintings. Sept. 5-30.
Central Piedmont Community College: 1200 Elizabeth Ave., Charlotte. 704-330-6668. www.cpcc.edu.
“Varietas: Art Images and Films,” George Cochran. Sept. 9-Oct. 22.
119 E. Seventh St. 704-375-1424.
Paintings by Cindy Austin. Through December.
451 E. 36th St., Charlotte. 704-344-0300. www.green rice.com.
“Jason Basden, Storytime.” Sculptures. Also Tom Fleming and Bracken Johnson. Sept. 9-30.
South End Steelyard, 1910 South Blvd., Suite 130, Charlotte. 704-334-7302. www.hidellbrooks. com.
“Tony Hernandez: New Encaustic Paintings,” figures in the landscape. Sept. 5-Oct. 31.
401 N. Tryon St., Charlotte. 704-334-3799.www.hodges taylor.com.
“Tom Nakashima: Recent Works” and “Lynn Saville: Photography.” Sept. 5-Oct. 31.
625 S. Sharon Amity Road. 704-365-3000. jeraldmelberg .com.
“Robert Kushner: Garden Walk,” paintings on botanical themes. Through Sept. 6.
1440 S. Tryon St., No. 104. 704-373-1464.
“Wall Constructions” by Eric Anderson. “Drawings and Collages,” by Andrew Moore. “New Paintings” by Joel Urruty. Sept. 5-Oct. 1.
Lark & Key
453-B E. 36th St. 704-379-1826.
“Charlotte Foust: Unseen Passage,” Sept 5 - Nov 2.
Mint Museum Of Art
2730 Randolph Road, Charlotte. 704-337-2000. www.mint museum.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 ages 6-17; free for members and children 5 and younger.
Mint Museum Of
Craft + Design
220 N. Tryon St., Charlotte. 704-337-2000.www.mint museum.org.
“Ornament as Art: Avant-Garde Jewelry from the Helen Williams Drutt Collection,” one of the most comprehensive collections of contemporary studio jewelry in the world. Through Jan. 4. “Possibilities: Rising Stars of Contemporary Craft in North Carolina,” through Nov. 30. Adults $6, seniors $5, children $3, under 6 free.
Nasher Museum of Art
at Duke University
2001 Campus Drive at Duke University Road and Anderson Street, Durham. 919-684-5135. nasher.duke.edu.
“El Greco to Velazquez: Art during the Reign of Philip III.” 52 major works by Spanish masters. $5; $4 seniors, $3 non-Duke students with ID. Through Nov. 9.
601-A Providence Road. 704-333-4535. Providencegallery.net.
“More or Less,” landscape and figurative paintings by Michelle Harvey Collins. Sept. 5-30.
1244 East Blvd. 704-377-6400.
Local and regional artists interpret “My Charlotte.” Works by painters, ceramicists, sculptors, jewelry artists, through Sept. 11.
2823 Selwyn Ave., Charlotte. 704-334-7744. www.shaingal lery.com.
“Charlotte Paints” features works by Jim Chapman, Stephanie Neely, Angela Nesbit, Jane Schmidt and Darren Young. Through Sept. 12.
1000 Ballantyne Commons Parkway. 704-248-4000. www.ballantyne resort.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 by Ben Long, Tony Griffin, James Daniel and others.