Afro-American Cultural Center
401 N. Myers St. 704-374-1565.
“The Photographs of Romualdo Garcia,” pictures of Mexicans with African ancestors. “The African Presence in Mexico,” photographs by Wendy Phillips. Through 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, Through Oct. 31.
Charlotte Art League
1517 Camden Road. 794-376-2787. charlotteart league.org.
Art on the theme “Political Revolution.” Through 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.
1519 Camden Road. 704-577-1254. www.cielcharlotte.com.
Contemporary Mosaic Art Juried Exhibition. Through Sept. 26.
Cornelius Art Center/Creative Art Exchange
19725 Oak St. in the Oak Street Mill. 704-892-7323. creativeartexchange.org.
“David Boraks: Photographs” explores the capabilities of a mobile phone camera. Artist talk: 7 p.m. Sept. 18. Exhibit through Nov. 1.
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. Through Oct. 8.
1427 South Blvd., Charlotte. 704-370-6337. www.elderart .com.
“David Skinner, The Land of the Blue Ridge,” landscape paintings.
Central Piedmont Community College: 1200 Elizabeth Ave., Charlotte. 704-330-6668. www.cpcc.edu.
“Varietas: Art Images and Films,” George Cochran. Through 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. Through Sept. 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. Through Oct. 31.
401 N. Tryon St., Charlotte. 704-334-3799.www.hodges taylor.com.
“Tom Nakashima: Recent Works” and “Lynn Saville: Photography.” Through Oct. 31.
625 S. Sharon Amity Road. 704-365-3000. jeraldmelberg .com.
“Simple Line, Complex Form,” sculpture and works on paper by James Rosati. Through Nov. 1.
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. Through Oct. 1.
for Visual Art
721 N. Tryon St., Charlotte. 704-332-5535. www.mccollcenter.org.
“True Grit: Frames, Fixations and Flirtations,” five artists explore techniques and materials. Through Nov. 1.
McColl Fine Art
208 East Blvd. 704-333-5983.
Impressionist-style paintings by Charles Warren Mundy, through Nov. 26.
Lark & Key
453-B E. 36th St. 704-379-1826.
“Charlotte Foust: Unseen Passage.” Through 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. Through Sept. 30.
1244 East Blvd. 704-377-6400.
Works by Andy Braitman. Through Nov. 12.
Renee George Gallery
225 E. Worthington Ave. 704-332-3278. www.reneegeorge gallery.com.
Paintings by David deVillier. Through Oct.17.
2823 Selwyn Ave., Charlotte. 704-334-7744. www.shaingal lery.com.
Equestrian and other paintings by Veronica Clark. Sept. 19-Oct. 2.
1000 Ballantyne Commons Parkway. 704-248-4000. www.ballantyne resort.com.
Ongoing exhibit of works by Chas Fagan, Henry Barnes, Jane Schmidt, Stephanie Neely, Christy Kinard, Connie Winters, Jim Chapman, Amy Dobbs, Alice Williams, Darren Young, Marilyn Simandle, Rafael Vicente and Stefanie Lieberman.
118 E. Kingston Ave. 704-376-1701.
“Just Below the Surface,” abstracts by Robert Langford. Through Oct. 21.