Exhibits for March 17 | 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 Arts Center in Orange: “Desegregation in Orange County Schools: A Historical Exhibit Presented by the African-American Historical Society of Orange County” is on view through Friday. Proposals for three exterior murals to be painted between June and September will be accepted until 5 p.m. on April 1. artscenterinorange.com. (540) 672-7311.

Cafe Atlas: Kris Bowmaster and Nat Rogers will present a joint exhibition throughout March. 2206 Fontaine Avenue Extended. atlascoffeecville.com.

The Bridge Initiative for Progressive Arts: “Inherited Innocence” by JaVori Warren and Megan Richards can be seen throughout March. thebridgepai.org. (434) 218-2060.

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Cooperative Gallery of Arts C’ville: “Functional Woodworking by Alex Pettigrew,” focusing on functional and decorative home and office accessories handcrafted from local woods, will be the featured exhibit in March. 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: “The Black and White Exhibition,” featuring 45 works by 16 artists, will be on display until April 27. Look for works by Bob Anderson, Ann Cheeks, Terry Coffey, Lindsay Heider Diamond, Lotta Helleberg, Anne Hopper, Melissa Malone, Michael McGurk, Lorraine Momper, Susan Patrick, Charles Peale, David Reynaud, Chris Rich, Jane Skafte, Tom Tartaglino and Susan Trimble. This is the Centre’s first exhibition to include artists who are not seniors. centercville.org.

Chroma projects: “Stillness: Ana Marie Liddell & Fran Smith” can be seen in March. The gallery is open to visitors from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on weekdays. [email protected] chromaprojects.com.

Artisan Crozet deposit: Two performances by guest artists will be presented in March; look for ‘Adventures in Paper Art’, works by paper artist Cyndi Mylynne of Palmyra and ‘Evolving Vessels’, works by potter Wendy Werstlein of Floyd. crozetartisandepot.com.

The Fralin Museum of Art at the University of Virginia: “Open Window: Emilio Sanchez on Paper” runs until June 20. “Nostalgia USA” has reopened and remains on view through Sunday. “Structures” can be seen until June 1. “Alternative Futures,” a series of video works on view through July 24, features Alicia Grullon’s “Breaking News” through Sunday and Cauleen Smith’s “Sojourner” Tuesday through May 1. Beyond Pictorialism: Early 20th-Century Photography and the Fine Arts” on view through July 24. “Gandharan Sculpture from the Alan D. and Ann K. Wolfe Collection” can be viewed through July 24. “Focus On: Laura Aguilar” on view through June 19. Per UVa guidelines, masks are required indoors, regardless of vaccination status. uvafralinartmuseum.virginia.edu.

The Studio IX Gallery: The Prolyfyck exhibition series will feature “We Are Our Ancestors’ Wildest Dreams,” works by Charlottesville Black Arts Collective members Derrick J. Waller, Kweisi Morris, Tobiah Mundt, Benita Mayo, Leslie Lillard and Kori Price, through July 27 March. art sales. Artist Talk and Happy Hour will begin at 5 p.m. on March 24. Kristen Finn will star in April. Wearing a face covering is mandatory at the entrance to the building and at all times in the gallery. studioix.co. (434) 242-0905.

Highland by James Monroe: Interior spaces have reopened for the first time since March 2020. Look for the newly interpreted interior spaces in Highland’s premier home. The exhibit content creates an inclusive story of Monroe’s life and career that includes slaves, Monroe’s family, and other historical figures as important elements of the site’s history. highland.org/plan-your-visit/tours-and-tickets/.

Kluge-Ruhe Aboriginal Art Collection will open 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, on Thursday and continue through February 26, 2023. A virtual opening celebration is scheduled for Thursday at 7 p.m. on Zoom with curator Henry Skerritt and catalog contributors. Find out more at kluge-ruhe.org. “Boomalli Prints and Paper: Making Space as an Art Collective” can be viewed through June 19. Tours 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. Book at kluge-ruhe.org. 400 Worrell Drive. (434) 244-0234.

Local: New Kris Bowmaster Oils can be seen through April 18 at 824 Hinton Ave. thelocal-cville.com.

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, featuring works by 12 new and returning artists. Multimedia creatures by Joe Vena, video projections by Aaron Farrington and a multicolored bar designed by River Hawkins. Check out new works by tech artist Jeff Dobrow and gnome house designer Katarzyna Borek. The Caterpillar Tunnel features multimedia artwork by artist-in-residence Samantha Ashkani. The entrance features a curio shop by Marc Boston and Adrienne Oliver and assembled by new Curiosities Coordinator Ella Caplin. Mad Traveler’s Treehouse features artwork by John Snell and lead artist Kathryn Wingate. 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: “Different Strokes” by Ruth Lefko and Ron Campbell can be seen until May 20. An opening reception will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on March 25. 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.

McGuffey Center for the Arts: “Waxing Poetic: Encaustic Art”, works by Karen Eide, Giselle Gautreau, L. Michelle Geiger and Jeannine Barton Regan, at the Sarah B. Smith Gallery, “BozART Fine Art Collective”, with works by Juliette Swenson, Judith Ely, Matalie Deane, Joan Dreicer, Betty Brubach, Sara Gondwe, Cassidy Girvin, Brita Lineberger, Julia Kindred, Julia Lesnichy, Terry Coffey, Randy Baskerville and Chris Rich, on the first floor and “Roberto Kamide: Wire Not? on the second floor until March 27. “Interieurs” is in the gallery of associates in March. Applications from artists wishing to participate in the incubator studio residency program will be accepted until March 26. mcguffeyartcenter.com.

Mountain Light Retreat: “The Way,” a series of prints by Janet McKenzie, can be viewed Saturday, March 26 and April 2, 7, 15, and 16. For times and details email [email protected]

Piedmont Square: Photographs, oils, pastels and multimedia works by BozART members Randy Baskerville, Sara Gondwe, Julia Lesnichy, Brita Lineburger, Craig Lineburger and Andy Stafford can be seen in the second floor hallway at 2025 Library Ave. in Crozet until April 5. The next exhibition, which will be on view until June, will include works by Juliette Swenson, Richard Bednar, Matalie Deane, TJ Drake, Julia Kindred and Ellen Moore Osborne. piedmontplacecrozet.com

Piedmont Community College in Virginia: “These Memories Can’t Wait: Beryl Solla” will be on display until March 26 in the North and South Galleries of the PVCC Gallery. pvcc.edu/performingarts. (434) 961-5362.

Quirk Gallery Charlottesville: “Compositions in Blue: Cyanotypes” by Mary Holland and “Eden” by Priscilla Whitlock can be seen until March 27. A closing reception is scheduled from 2 to 4 p.m. on March 27. Tenley Beazley’s “Do You See What I See” can be seen March 31 through May 29; an opening reception is scheduled from 5 to 8 p.m. on March 31. 499 W. Main St. quirkgallery.com.

Random Row Brewery: “Old and New,” Oil Landscapes by Julia Kindred, can be seen through April 28 at 608 A Preston Ave. noon to 8 p.m. on Sunday.

Revalation vineyards: “Ethereal,” featuring images from 14 members of the Charlottesville Camera Club, on view through April 30. 2710 Hebron Valley Road in Madison. revaluationvineyard.com. (540) 407-1236.

Rockfish Valley Community Center: “Student Sketches, Paintings, Projects, Pixels”, works by students in the Nelson County High School Art Class and Art Club. 190 Rockfish School Lane in Afton. rockfishcc.org. (434) 361-0100.

Second Street Gallery: “Stuart Robertson: A Suh Wi Dweet” will be in the Main Gallery and “Marley Nichelle: Ghana to Gullah” in the Dové Gallery until March 25. Applications will be accepted from artists wishing to participate in “Teeny Tiny Trifecta 5” until June 19. 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. Streaming instructions: http://heartsmovie.torosiete.museum/.

Charlottesville Unitarian Universalist Congregation: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday. 717 Rugby Road. (434) 293-8179.

Virginia vault: “Nature, Us and the Future – A Group Exhibition with Female Perspectives” will remain on view until April 15. Works by Christen Yates, Judith Ely, Karen Rosasco, Lesli Devito, Phyllis Koch-Sheras and Susan Patrick will be presented. 300 E. Main St. (434) 227-1333.

Visible documents: “On the Palette of Scarlet,” an exhibition of photographs by Fumi Ishino, will run until April 15. 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.

Eyes of the World: “Turn on the Light!: A Memorial Show in Honor of Lyn Bolen Warren” can be seen through April 30. 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