1708 Gallery "Art to Go," various works by several artists, opens with a reception March 7 from 8-10 p.m. Through March 22. Pieces will be auctioned off March 22 at 8 p.m. at the Gallery Benefit Art Auction. $35. 319 W. Broad St. 643-1708.
Arstpace Gallery The gallery features four new exhibits: "Signs of Immortality," a journey into Burma and Laos by Regula Franz; "Fifty Words," small-scale mixed media by Robin Bray; "Kilverkleter," large-scale painting blending Pointillism and perceptual abstractions; "Evolutions," work in mixed media involving photomontage and oil on canvas by Carol Meese, all opening with a reception March 7 from 7-10 p.m. Through March 30. 6 E. Broad St. 782-8672.
Brazier Fine Art "Quiet Places," recent oil paintings by Alabama artist Les Yarbrough, opens with a reception March 7 from 5-8 p.m. Through March 30. 3401 W. Cary St. 359-2787.
Chasen Galleries "Purity and Beauty," oil paintings using geometric shapes and abstract patterns by Russian artist Oleg Zhivetin, now on view. Through March 31. 3554 W. Cary St. 204-1048.
Crossroads Art Center "The Ides Have It," March gallery show featuring artist interpretations of classics, opens March 7. Through March 31. The gallery also features works in oil, pastels, pen, ink and watercolor by Kay Krapfl, artist of the month. 2016 Staples Mill Road. 278-8950.
Fine Art Exhibit Multimedia works by New York artist Donald Early, opens with a reception March 7, 7:30 p.m. at St. Michael's Episcopal Church. Through March 30. 8706 Quaker Lane. 272-0992.
For Art's Sake Gallery "Spring Invitational 2003," features work by Kim Eubank, Joanne Gill Worth, Memhet Altug, Michael Farrar and Cynthia Rector Jones, now on view. Through Sep. 1. 3451 W. Cary St. 353-8101.
Main Art Gallery Recent work by Murry DePillars opens with a reception March 7 from 7-9 p.m. Through March 30. 1537 W. Main St. 359-3499.
Orange Door Gallery "Rame Panorama," site specific and related artwork from 12 Richmond artists, opens with a reception March 7 from 7-11 p.m. with music by Yojimbo. Through March 29. 12 W. Broad St. 648-7771.
Richmond Public Library Two new exhibits: In the Gellman Room, watercolors and oil pastels from travels in Hawaii and South Africa by Richmond artist Sara Camlin; the Second Floor Gallery features drawings, prints and paintings by Richmond artist Jon Clary, both opening with a reception March 7 from 7-9 p.m. Through April 1. 101 E. Franklin St. 646-4740.
Anderson Gallery "Lather," mixed-media sculptures by Gregory Barsamian; "Thinking with Blood: Conflict and Culture in the American South," decades of contemporary Southern art; "Return to Normandy," 35 black-and-white photographs showing the remains of WWII defensive fortifications. Through March 9. 907 « W. Franklin St. 828-1522.
Astra Design "Inner Landscapes," a group show featuring the work of eight artists who practice yoga at Yoga Source. Through March 22. 3141 W. Cary St. 257-5467.
Broken Wall Studios "The Difficult Parts," paintings by Edward Gross and "not paintings" by Jillian Gliatto. Through March 6. 422 W. Broad St. 649-8715.
Corporate & Museum Frame "Drawn From Life," mixed-media drawings and monoprints by Wayne Fitzgerald. Through March 5. 301 W. Broad St. 643-6858.
Cudahy's Gallery "Recent Work," acrylic paintings by Anderson Giles. Through March 19. 1314 E. Cary St. 782-1776.
Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen The Gumenick Family Gallery showcases the new exhibit "All Dolled Up," featuring the Ellipse Arts Center's sculptural dolls. Through March 8. 2880 Mountain Road. 261-6200.
Also, artwork in various media on display in the Slant Wall Gallery. Through April 30. 2880 Mountain Road. 270-4315.
Eric Schindler Gallery "Thirtyonenewdays, thirtyonenewpieces," by Chris Milk Hulburt. Through April 4. 2305 E. Broad St. 644-5005.
Flippo Gallery "The Art of the Elegant Line: Pen and Ink Drawings from the Kelly Collection of American Illustration." Through April 4. Pace-Armistead Hall. Randolph-Macon College. 752-3712.
Hand Workshop Art Center "On Site/Artists' Projects: Sheila Pepe," the third annual exhibition developed for the Center's galleries. Through March 9. 1812 W. Main St. 353-0094.
Lora Robbins Gallery "Structures of Nature," a three-installation exhibit featuring nature-inspired photographs by the late Andreas Feininger, concludes with "Structures of Nature (Plants and Patterns)." Through May 18.
Also, two special exhibitions featuring Pre-Columbian ceramics now on view: "Worldviews: Maya Ceramics from the Palmer Collection," through Aug. 3 and "Vessels and Ritual Objects: Pre-Columbian Ceramics from the Permanent Collection," through June 22. University of Richmond. 289-8276.
The Marsh Art Gallery "Transitions: Recent Photographs by Adrienne Azhderian-Kelly," works centered on remnants of society being slowly overtaken and hidden by nature. Through March 12. University of Richmond. 289-8276.
Old World Prints Art Gallery "Russian Realism," an exhibition and sale of more than 500 museum quality paintings. 2601 Floyd Ave. 213-0600.
Reynolds Gallery The gallery features two exhibits: Exhibition of new works by Virginia artist Robert Stuart and plant lithographs by Ellsworth Kelly. Through April 5. 1514 W. Main St. 355-6553.
Richmond Public Library In the Art and Music Foyer, large-scale geometric abstract paintings and works on paper by Mark Pehanich. Through April 1; the Blue Hall features new abstract paintings by Dolly Holmes that explore an intuitive balance of rich color and overlapping shapes. Through April 1. 101 E. Franklin St. 646-4740.
Shockoe Bottom Arts Center The Tobacco Gallery presents three shows: the February all media show with juror David Bremer featuring works in acrylic, graphite, oil, pastels and more; "Living in the Solution," acrylic paintings by Ron Lee; "Men Kissing," oil pastel, graphite and acrylic drawings by "M." All exhibits through March 8. 2001 E. Grace St. 643-7959.
Spirit of Art Gallery "Hold Your Horses," fine art and crafts theme show featuring watercolors, oils, pottery, metalwork and more. Through March 7. 17112-B Mountain Road. 883-7760.
Uptown Gallery "Off the Wall," works by gallery members giving homage to their favorite subject matter. Through March 8. 1305 W. Main St. 749-4200.
Visual Art Studio "Scar Series," large-scale evocative and brightly colored ultrarealistic pastel drawings by Richmond artist Susan Singer. Through March 29. 208 W. Broad St. 644-1368.
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