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Ciel Gallery

1519 Camden Road. 704-577-1254;

Sept. 3-Oct. 15: "Contemporary Mosaic Art."

Nov. 7-Dec. 31: "Mosaic Project," works from Society of American Mosaic Artists.


Art League

1517 Camden Road. 704-376-2787;

September: "Modern HeART," modern art techniques applied to social issues and modern life.

October: "Art Beyond Sight," collaboration with the Metrolina Association for the Blind.

November: "Fall Into Art" juried art show.

December: "Small Works for the Holidays."

Elder Gallery

1427 South Blvd.; 704-370-6337;

Sept. 3-30: "The Russians Return," works by young Russian painters.

Oct. 8-November: "Salon des Rufuses," selections not accepted into Carolina's Got Art! show.

Dec. 3-Dec. 31: "Carl Blair: New Carolina Landscapes."

Gallery At Carillon

Carillon Building, 227 W. Trade St.

Sept. 1-Dec. 31: "Carl Plansky, Abstract Expressionist."

Rene George Gallery

2839 Selwyn Ave., Suite Z. 704-332-3278; www.reneegeorge .

"Studio Art Fair," gallery artists.

Lark & Key

453-B E. 36th St. 704-379-1826;

Oct. 1-Nov. 27: "Table Manners," functional pottery.

The Light Factory

Spirit Square, 345 N. College St. 704-333-9755;

Through Feb. 6: Knight Gallery: "Suspicious Minds," new works by Jerry Uelsmann, a practitioner of surreal photography.

Through Jan. 30: Middleton McMillan Gallery: "Steve Perille: Unfiltered," photographs.

McColl Center

721 N. Tryon St. 704-332-5535.

Sept. 3-Jan. 8: "Zip Stir," installation art by Hong Seon Jang and Jonathan Brilliant.

Jerald Melberg Gallery

625 S. Sharon Amity Road. 704-365-3000; www.jeraldmelberg .com .

Through Sept. 11: "Lost in Form, Found in Line," works by Robert Motherwell.

Sept. 18-Nov. 13: "The Figure," paintings, sculpture and works on paper by gallery artists including Romare Bearden, Isabel Bishop, Chuck Close, Susan Grossman.

Providence Gallery

601 Providence Road #A. 704-333-4535; www.providencegallery .net .

Oct. 1-31: "Fusion," works by Linda Luise Brown, Mike Watson and Rod Wimer.

Nov. 8-30: "Best of the Best," gallery artists. Dec. 3-Jan. 31: Holiday Square Works Show."

Redsky Gallery

Multiple locations. www.redskygallery .com.

Sept. 10-Oct. 6: works by Kevin Harrison and Joel Hunnicutt.

Shain Gallery

2823 Selwyn Ave. 704-334-7744;

Sept. 10-Sept. 30: Nicora Gangi.

Oct. 1-Oct. 30: Show for Humane Society of Charlotte featuring works by Hilda Spain-Owen.

Dec. 3-Dec. 31: Geoffrey Johnson and Veronica Clark.

Winthrop University

Rutledge and Patrick Galleries, Winthrop University, Rock Hill, S.C. 803-323-2493;

Sept. 6-Dec. 9: "Edmund Lewandowski - Precisionism and Beyond." Free.


Bechtler Museum of Modern Art

420 S. Tryon. 704-353-9200;

Sept. 10: "School of Paris: European Abstraction Post World War II:" More than 60 works (paintings, prints and artist books) from the Bechtler collection.


551 S. Tryon. 704-374-1565.

Sept 10-Jan. 9: "Charlotte Collects African American Art," on loan from collectors in Charlotte, features works that depict world-renowned and emerging artists.

Sept. 11-Jan. 9: "Protégé: Sam Gilliam and Kevin Cole," abstract art.

Mint Museum Randolph

2730 Randolph Road. 704-337-2000;

Through Sept. 11: "Summer Camp Exhibition," student artists.

Through January: "The Art of Affluence: Haute Couture and Luxury Fashions 1947-2007."

Mint Museum Uptown

500 S. Tryon, 704-337-2000;

Opens Oct. 1: "Contemporary British Studio Ceramics," "New Visions: Contemporary Masterworks from the Bank of America Collection" and new commissioned works.


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