Exhibitions for August 4 | Arts

Editor’s Note: Exhibits shares information about exhibits on screen or online in Charlottesville and Albemarle, Buckingham, Fluvanna, Greene, Louisa, Madison, Nelson and Orange counties. Articles must be received by noon Friday for next week’s issue. Include the opening and closing dates of your exhibit and a phone number the public can call with questions. Send your information to [email protected]

“The Story of Us: Reclaiming the Narrative of #Charlottesville through Portraits of Community Resilience”: An outdoor exhibition of 18 larger-than-life photographs of Eze Amos with QR codes linked to three-minute recordings can be seen from August 11 in the trees along the Downtown Mall. Amos will lead a town hall-style presentation of his works at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Central Library’s Swanson Business Room and a guided walking tour of the exhibit at 11 a.m. on August 13.

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The Arts Center in Orange: The opening reception for “Unconditional: Artworks by Kitty Dodd” will be held Thursday from 5-7 p.m. artscenterinorange.com. (540) 672-7311.

Botanical Price Restaurant: Joan Dreicer’s works can be viewed until August 31. joandreicerartwork.com.

The Bridge Initiative for Progressive Arts: thebridgepai.org. (434) 218-2060.

Cooperative Gallery of Arts C’ville: “Stopping by Woods….” The fused glass creations of jeweler Mary Ellen Larkins, can be seen in August; a celebration of First Fridays is scheduled from 5 to 7 p.m. on Friday. Open to the public from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. from Monday to Thursday and from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. 118 E. Main St. (434) 972-9500.

The Belvedere Center: https://le centercville.org/.

Chroma projects: “Removal: An Artist’s Response to the Roe v. Wade Decision” can be viewed through August 26 (Women’s Equality Day); a multi-site First Fridays Opening Reception will be held from 5-7 p.m. Friday at Vault Virginia and 6-8 p.m. Friday at Ix Art Park Piazza. Artists include Ann Cheeks, Travis Childers, Jess Waters Cifizarri, Moss Dix, Dorisse, Sigrid Eilertson, Andy Faith, Sam Fisher, Michelle Gagliano, Laura Lee Gulledge, Rose Guterbock. Dawn Hansen, Lotte Helleberg, Megan Hillary, Sherrie Hunt, Lori Jakobo, Allyson Mellberg Taylor, Judy McLeod, Isabella Moth, Akeni Ohira, Susan Shrum, Rebecca Silberman, Sarah Sweet, Amanda Smith, Teal and others. The gallery is open to visitors from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on weekdays. [email protected] chromaprojects.com.

Artisan Crozet deposit: Crozets artisandepot.com.

The Fralin Museum of Art at the University of Virginia: uvafralinart museum.virginia.edu.

The Studio IX Gallery: “Fleeting Moments Forever,” paintings by Dave Moore, will be on view Friday through August 28. The opening reception will be from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. on Friday. Artist Talk & Happy Hour is at 5 p.m. on August 25. WTJU Vinyl Takeover Party is from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on August 27. Face coverings must be worn when entering the Studio IX building and at all times in the gallery. Gallery hours: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday and 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. studioix.co. (434) 242-0905.

The Guild Gallery: “The Future and Beyond”, works by Raneem Tarfa, Feixue Mei, Sha Li and Hannah England, will be presented from Friday to October 14. An opening reception is scheduled from 5-8 p.m. Friday at 300 E. Main St. (434) 227-1333.

Art Park IX: ixartpark.org.

Kluge-Ruhe Aboriginal Art Collection will present the second part of the two-part exhibition “Irrititja Kuwarri Tjungu (Past & Present Together): 50 Years of Papunya Tula Artists”, celebrating the role of women artists and presenting paintings created during and since the 1990s, until to February 26, 2023. “James Tylor: From an Untouched Landscape” can be seen until June 23, 2023. Kluge-Ruhe’s in-person artist residency program will resume with Tylor’s residency in March 2023. Read more safer kluge-ruhe.org. Visits have resumed and will be led free of charge by volunteer guides at 10:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. each day the museum is open. Longer tour experiences for groups will be available for purchase. Masks are mandatory. Make your reservations at kluge-ruhe.org. 400 Worrell Drive. (434) 244-0234.

The mirror: Arts from Underground classes will begin with art making from 7-9 p.m. Thursdays and karaoke from 8-10 p.m. for $25 per person. The IX Art Park Foundation has opened a major extension to its immersive art museum, which opened in January 2020, showcasing works by new and old artists. Hours of operation are 4-8 p.m. Thursday, noon-8 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Saturday, and 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday. Admission is $15, $12 for ages 4 to 13 and free for ages 3 and under. ixartpark.org.

Louisa Art Center: “Central Virginia Photography,” featuring photography from the Fredericksburg Photography Club, Shenandoah Photographic Society, Camera Club of Richmond, and others and curated by Alison Thomas, will be on display Friday through September 16. The gallery is open from noon to 2 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and by appointment at other times; call the box office for an appointment. louisaarta.org. (540) 967-2200.

Vineyard and cellar Loving Cup: “Out of the Darkness,” acrylic-on-canvas works by Deborah Davis, can be viewed Friday through September 25. The artists’ reception is scheduled from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday. Open to the public from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday to Sunday. 3340 Sutherland Road in North Garden. lovecupwine.com. (434) 984-0774.

McGuffey Center for the Arts: “Silent Dialogues: Drawings, Monotypes and Paintings,” works by Polly Rebecca Breckeridge, can be seen through August 14 at the Sarah B. Smith Gallery; a celebration of Breckenridge life will be held from noon to 2 p.m. on August 14. The residency program group exhibition in the first floor hallway gallery will include works by Katherine Burling, Megan Hillary, Somé Lewis, Benita Mayo, Kori Price, Hanna Taubenberger, Theo Trotter and Amdane Sanda through August 14. The McGuffey Summer Members Show can be seen in the second floor hallway gallery. mcguffeyartcenter.com.

Mudhouse Cafe: “Original Works from 2020-2022” by Kris Bowmaster will begin with a reception on the first Friday from 6-8 p.m. Friday at 213 W. Main St. (434) 984-6833.

Northside Library: Works by Ellen Moore Osborne can be seen in the Quiet Room until August 20. Works by Frank Feigert, Betty Brubach, Julia Kindred and Osborne can be seen until August 31 in the main hall. trinityarts.com. jmrl.org.

Piedmont Square: Works by Cassidy Girwin, Brita Lineburger, Craig Lineburger, Julia Kindred and Juliette Swanson can be seen in the second-floor hallway until September 28.

Piedmont Community College in Virginia: The annual student exhibition can be seen until September 9 in the North and South Galleries. pvcc.edu/performingarts. (434) 961-5362.

Quirk Gallery Charlottesville: Hillary Waters Fayle’s “State of Bliss” can be seen through Sunday. 499 Main Street West. quirkgallery.com.

Random Row Brewery: Christine Rich’s works can be viewed until August 31. 608 A Preston Ave.

Revalation vineyards: Wendy Wharton’s paintings can be seen until the end of August. 2710 Hebron Valley Road in Madison. revivalvineyards.com. (540) 407-1236.

Rockfish Valley Community Center: “Bigger and Bonier” features pieces from art classes and students from the Nelson County High School Art Club. 190 Rockfish School Lane in Afton. rockfishcc.org. (434) 361-0100.

Second Street Gallery: secondstreetgallery.org.

Torosiete Museum of Contemporary Art: “Hearts’ Lonely Hunters” (1995) by Daniel Kuttner and Beatrix Ost is streaming in the Virtual Contemporary Art Gallery. Broadcast instructions: http://heartsmovie.torosiete.museum/.

Charlottesville Unitarian Universalist Congregation: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday to Friday and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday. 717 Rugby Road. (434) 293-8179.

Visible documents: “Points of Departure,” a multidisciplinary collaboration between Jay Simple, Sydney Ellison, Ally Caple and Zora J Muff, core members of The Photographer’s Green Book, is on view through August 27. Opening hours: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday to Friday and 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday. 1740 Broadway St. visible-records.com.

WTJU Micromuseum: Inside the renovated vintage RV behind WTJU Studios at 2244 Ivy Road. Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday to Friday. wtju.net. (434) 924-0885.

The Water Appreciation Experience: Martha Hester Stafford’s experiential art installation combines art, science, meditation, and aromatherapy to tell the story of water at 1326 E. High St. Open by appointment 2-5 p.m. from Thursday to Sunday; to request an appointment, email [email protected] thewaterappreciationexperience.com.

Eyes of the World: “Convergence” by Isabelle Abbot is on view until August 27. Lunch and conversation with the artist will take place on Sunday. Masks will be required for entry and a capacity limit will be placed on the number of attendees allowed in the gallery at one time. Gallery hours are 1-5 p.m. Thursday-Sunday and by appointment. To make an appointment, call (434) 882-2622 or email [email protected] Visit LYDM.co for more information. (434) 882-2622.

Julia P. Cluff