1708 Gallery "Simple Dumb Objects" by Martin Brief, Dean Kessmann and Molly Springfield and "Bomber Girl, Megamen and Other Creatures" by Young Min Moon. Both shows open with a reception Oct. 5 at 7 p.m. Through Oct. 27. 319 W. Broad St. 643-1708.
Art6 "Hispanic Roots" by Jorge Benitez, Federico Chiriboga, Nora Pozzi, Diego Sanchez and Javier Tapia. Music from Jimmy Warner Orchestra and Charles Williams. Opens with a reception Oct. 5 at 6 p.m. Through Oct. 21. 6 E. Broad St. 343-1406.
Artemis Gallery "Leather Masquerade" the masks of Bill and Sue Baldwin. Opens with a reception Oct. 5 at 5 p.m. Through Nov. 1. 1601 W. Main St. 254-1755.
artspace Art by Benjamin A. Jones and Michael A. Pierce. 7 p.m. Runs through Oct 28. Closing Reception Oct. 26 at 7 p.m. 0 E. 4th St. 232-6464.
Curated Culture's Cornerstone Gallery "absence/presence" by Aimee Helen Koch and Richard Trevillian. Opens with a reception Oct. 5 at 7 p.m. Through Oct. 26. 23 W. Broad St. 344-1508.
Gallery5 "The Carnival of 5 Fires," a festival of art, theater and music. Opens Oct. 5 at 7 p.m. $5. Continues Saturday 7 p.m. and Sunday 6 p.m. Tickets are $10. 200 W. Marshall St. 644-0005.
Gallery 5800 Visual Arts Center of Richmond's faculty exhibition. Opens with a reception Oct. 5 at 5:30 p.m. Through Oct. 31. 5800 Grove Ave. 353-0054.
Jennifer Young Studio and Gallery "Luminosity" by Jennifer Young. Opens with a reception Oct. 5 at 6 p.m. Through Nov. 30. 16 E. Main St. 254-1008.
Main Art Gallery "Brawny: The Softer Side" by Carole Garmon, with music by DJ Say Dog. Opens with a reception Oct. 5 at 7 p.m. Through Oct. 30. 1537 W. Main St. 359-3499.
Metro Space Gallery WRIR FM benefit art and music show with local art work for sale, Marionette and Dark Little Rooms perform. Opens with a reception Oct. 5 at 6 p.m. 1621 W. Broad St. 622-9747.
Nonesuch New works by Mike Ball. 7 p.m. 918 W. Grace St. 649-4069.
Page Bond Gallery Recent works by Peri Schwartz and Sami Ben Larbi. Opens with a reception Oct. 5 at 7 p.m. Through Nov. 1. 1625 W. Main St. 359-3633.
Propaganda Gallery and Studio Larry "Poncho" Brown speaks at the gallery's one-year anniversary. Opens with a reception Oct. 5 at 6 p.m. 101 E. Leigh St. 253-4053.
Quirk Gallery "MasterQuirks 2007," works by 14 Virginia artists. 6 p.m. Opens with a reception Oct. 5 and runs through Oct. 6. 311 W. Broad St. 644-5450.
Richmond Public Library "Contemporary Vistas," Everything Europe: A Traveler's Journey" and "ABeCedarios: Photography and Folk Art Carvings from Oaxaca, Mexico." Opens with a reception Oct. 5 at 7 p.m. Through Oct. 30. 646-4740.
Transmission "Point of Departure" recent works by Amze Emmons. Opens with a reception Oct. 5 at 7 p.m. Through Oct. 30. 321 Brook Rd. 200-9985.
University of Richmond Museums "Castings in Contemporary Ceramics" by eight artists. Through Dec. 16. "Ceramic Portraits: The Georganna Yeager Johns Collection of Royal Doulton Character Jugs." Through June 29. 289-8276.
1212 Gallery Juried Photography Exhibition with work from 154 photographers. Runs through Nov. 4. 12 E. 12th St. 233-9957.
ADA Gallery Drawings by Dean Dass and works by Elisabeth Condon. runs through Oct. 6. 228 W. Broad St. 644-0100.
Anderson Gallery "Ixchel's Thread: Maya Weavings from the Bowdler Collection," Runs through Dec. 9. 907 1/2 W. Franklin St. 828-1522.
Black History Museum and Cultural Center of Virginia "Black Renaissance: Celebrating African-American Arts, Traditions and Community," an exhibition of works by 40 different African-American artists. Runs through Oct. 6. 3 E. Clay St. 780-9093.
Brazier Fine Art "Landscapes," new paintings by Roger Dale Brown. 5 p.m. Runs through Oct. 15. 3401 W. Cary St. 359-2787.
Chasen Galleries "Sizzling Summer Sensations," oil paintings by Stephen Kasun, runs through Oct. 8. "Love of the Human Form," mixed media by Don Rhoads, runs through Oct. 4. 3554 W. Cary St. 204-1048.
Chop Suey Books "Rooms," photography by Kristina Kafantaris, runs through Oct. 5. 1317 W. Cary St. 497-4705.
Crossroads Art Center "All Media Show," with various artists, and "Strength and Beauty," juried by Carolyn German. Through Oct. 10. 2016 Staples Mill Road. 278-8950.
Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen Painting exhibit by the Bon Air Artists Association runs through Oct. 31. "The Dixie Restaurant: glance at the recent past," an exhibition by Angela Orrell and Rebecca Moon ,runs through Nov. 3. 2800 Mountain Road. 261-2787
Eric Schindler Gallery "Paintings and Drawings of People You Don't Know and A Self-Portrait That Isn't Even Me," runs through Oct. 9. 2305 E. Broad St. 644-5005.
Flippo Gallery "Everything but the Kitchen Sink," featuring work of 21 female artists, and "The Under Skin," by Tonya Hastings Gill. Both shows run through Nov. 16. 211 N. Center St. 752-3018.
Ginger Levit Atelier "Escapes," travel paintings by William Fletcher Jones, runs through Oct. 31. 1607 W. Main St. 740-1471.
Glave Kocen Gallery "Collaboration," by Sheep Jones and Brigette P. Davis, runs through Oct. 8. 1620 W. Main St. 358-1990.
Jager Gallery "Nature's Design," sculpture by Clifford Earl and works by local and regional artists. Runs through Dec 1. 6939 Lakeside Ave. 262-2931.
James Center Atrium Outdoor paintings and drawings by The Jack Woodson Sketch Club. Runs through Oct. 5. 1201 E. Cary St. 282-6133.
Lazare Gallery "Artistic Search for Perfection: Landscapes and Portraits by Russia's Greatest Soviet Era Artists." Runs through Oct. 17. 4641 Kimages Wharf Road, Charles City. 829-5001.
Petersburg Art League "Layered Papers/Layered Layers," mixed media by Emma Lou Martin, runs through Oct. 7. 7 E. Old St., in Petersburg. 861-4611.
Quirk Gallery Tables to Walls, contemporary illustrations by nine artists at 6 p.m. Runs through Oct. 21. 311 W. Broad St. 644-5450.
Reynolds Gallery Figure drawings from the 1940s by Theresa Pollack and "Dancing in the Dark," by Sally Bowring. Both shows run through Oct. 26. 1514 W. Main St. 355-6553.
Studio forty 25 "Tremble," works on paper by Judy Stone. Runs through Nov. 2. 4025 MacArthur Ave. 515-YOGA.
University of Richmond Museums "The Inner Eye: Folk Art of India From the William and Ann Oppenhimer Collection" and "The Sacred and the Senusous" through June 29, 2008. 289-8276.
Visual Art Studio "Softly September," oil paintings by Cathyann L. Burgess and Michael Gettings. Runs through Oct. 26. 208 W. Broad St. 644-1368.
White Canvas Gallery "Iced Tea and Memories," new works by folk artist William H. Clarke. Runs through Oct. 17. 111 S. 4th St. 782-1776.
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