Days and hours of operation may vary. Call ahead or see website before visiting venue.
810 Weekend Gallery, 810 Caroline St. New works by Beverley Coates (watercolors), Penny A. Parrish (photography) and Lynn Abbott (acrylics and oils). First Friday reception 6-8:30 p.m. 540/371-4099.
Art First Gallery, 824 Caroline St. “Critters,” Ed King’s latest collection of oil paintings and clay sculptures devoted to his love of animals. Through Dec. 1. First Friday reception 6-9 p.m. 540/371-7107; artfirstgallery.com.
Artful Dimensions Gallery, 922 Caroline St. “Save the Barnacle!” works by Christine Lush–Rodriguez. Through Dec. 2. First Friday reception 6-9 p.m. 540/899-6319; artfuldimensionsgallery.com.
Artists’ Undertaking Gallery, 309 Mill St., Occoquan. “Can’t Get Any Wilder,” photography by Gerry Gantt and oil and acrylic paintings by Steve Myles and fused glass by David & Dale Barnes. Through Nov. 4. 703/494-0584; artistsundertaking.com.
Atrium Gallery Art Studio, 526–2 Wolfe St. Works by Nancie Harris. Acrylic and watercolor paintings, Chinese embroidery, turquoise jewelry and cigar boxes. 540/538-6072.
Backdoor Gallery, 819 Caroline St. Works by local artists. First Friday reception 6-9 p.m. 540/371-3900; backdoorgallery.org.
Brush Strokes Gallery, 824 Caroline St. “Changing Seasons and Times,” paintings by Beverley Coates. First Friday reception 6-9 p.m. Through November. 540/368-0560; brushstrokesfredericksburg.com.
The Center for the Arts at the Candy Factory, 9419 Battle St., Manassas. “One Sketch at a Time: An Exhibit of Urban Sketchers,” featuring area artists involved in the Urban Sketchers movement. Nov. 6 to Dec. 9. Closing reception and artist demonstration Dec. 6, 6-9 p.m. 703/330-2787; center-for-the-arts.org.
Coldwell Banker Elite, 233 N. Irving Ave., Colonial Beach. New works, including photography, paintings and jewelry, by members of the Colonial Beach Artists’ Guild. 202/271-6050.
Colonial Beach Brewery, 215C Washington St., Colonial Beach. Works by local artists. 540/538-1443.
Colonial Beach Chamber of Commerce, 106 Hawthorn St. Motorcycle and industrial works will be featured in conjunction with the Colonial Beach Bikefest. 804/224-8145.
Darbytown Art Studio, 241 Charles St. “City Limits,” photography by G. Sean Walker, Josh Stansfield and Wes Stone. First Friday reception 6-9 p.m. 804/334-5156; facebook.com/DarbytownArt.
Dockside Realty, 104 Taylor St., Colonial Beach. Paintings by Maryland artist Nancy Owens. 757/435-5578.
Fredericksburg Center for the Creative Arts, 813 Sophia St. Frederick Gallery: “Force of Nature.” Members Gallery: works by Rebecca Carpenter. First Friday reception 6-8:30 p.m. Through November. 540/373-5646; fccava.org.
Gari Melchers Home & Studio, 224 Washington St., Falmouth. Spotlight Exhibition: “Study,’” on loan from The National Arts Club through Jan. 5, 2020. 540/654-1015; garimelchers.org.
James Madison Museum of Orange County Heritage, 129 Caroline St., Orange. Permanent exhibits: “Presidents Room,” “Black History Room,” “Paleo and Native Americans Room” and “Hall of Agriculture and Transportation.” 540/672-1776; thejamesmadisonmuseum.net.
The James Monroe Museum, 908 Charles St. New exhibit: “James Monroe: the Library of a President,” include books owned by James Monroe, as well as those obtained by the museum that are contemporary editions of works known to be in his personal collection. 540/654-1043; jamesmonroemuseum.umw.edu.
Jarrett Thor Fine Arts, 100 Taylor St., Colonial Beach. The Artists’ Alliance: “The Beach and a Bit Beyond,” oil paintings by featured artist Nancy Brittle. Plus photography, pottery, jewelry and basketry; and paintings and decorative minerals by Carl and Joyce Thor. 804/224-6007.
The John J. Wright Cultural Center Museum, 7565 Courthouse Road, Spotsylvania. “They Has A Mind to Work: A Century of African American Education in Spotsylvania County.” 540/582-7583; jjwmuseum.org.
LibertyTown Arts Workshop, 916 Liberty St. “6x6x6” annual exhibit. First Friday reception 5–9 p.m. Through Dec. 1. 540/371-7255; libertytownarts.com.
Louisa Arts Center, Purcell Art Gallery, 212 Fredericksburg Ave., Louisa. “Geometric Sandbox.” Through Nov. 15. louisaarts.org.
Mary Washington Hospital, hallway gallery on first floor. New paintings by local artists. Featured artist: Kandra Orr. Through Nov. 1. A portion of sales benefit hospital; buy works during gift shop hours.
PONSHOP Studio and Gallery, 712 Caroline St. Works by local artists. First Friday reception 6–9 p.m. 540/656-2215; ponshopstudio.com.
Potomac River Fisheries Commission, 222 Taylor St., Colonial Beach. Works by members of Mattawoman Art Center in Marbury, Md. 540/372-2066.
Riverside Center for the Performing Arts, Lobby Gallery, 95 Riverside Parkway. Oils and pastels by impressionist painter Carol Iglesias. Through Nov. 17. 540/786-4455; caroliglesias.com.
Sophia Street Studios, 1104 Sophia St. Works by local artists. First Friday reception 6-9 p.m. 540/372-3459; sophiastreetstudios.com.
Tappahannock Art Gallery, 200 Prince St. “Discovering Art, A Collection of Creative Works By Creative Teachers. “ Through Nov. 24. 804/925-1011.
UMW Galleries. duPont Gallery, College Avenue at Thornton Street: “Thanks in Advance: Jason Robinson,” through Dec. 8. Ridderhof Martin Gallery, between Seacobeck and Thornton Streets on College Avenue: “Marginalized Histories of Korean Women,” through Dec. 6. 540/654-1013; umwgalleries.org.
UUFF Art Gallery, 25 Chalice Road. “Nature’s Still Voice,” featuring guest artists Christine Long, James Hinz, Marsha Chaves, and Nancy Wing. Through Nov. 25.
Wegner Gallery, 520 Wolfe St. Paintings by brothers Steven and Stewart Wegner. 540/373-5662; worksbywegner.com.
Westmoreland County Museum, 43 Court Square, Montross. Works by Kelly Stitzer, Jackie Kaiser. westmorelandcountymuseum.org.
—Compiled by Gail Choochan