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Exhibits | Winter Craft Market, Nelson students' A.I art and more

Albemarle CiderWorks: Inaugural Winter Craft Market will be from 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday. Register for a hand-building pottery workshop with Morehouse Studio and a wreath-making workshop with Robyn Makes Wreaths. Free.

Angelo Jewelry: “Sentiment in Place,” landscapes by V-Anne Evans, can be seen through Dec. 26. A First Friday opening reception is set for 5 to 7 p.m. Friday. (434) 971-9256.

Art Guild of Greene: More than 50 paintings and drawings by The Four Ferrante Sisters (Dianne, Inez, Noreen and Toni [Tucker]) are at Stanardsville Station through Dec. 29. The venue is open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. most Fridays and Saturdays.

The Arts Center in Orange: (540) 672-7311.

The Barn Swallow: “The Art of the Cup,” pastel paintings by Brita Lineburger, on view through Thursday. Open 1 to 5 p.m. Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. 796 Gillums Ridge Road in Charlottesville.

Botanical Fare Restaurant: Works by Judith Ely will be on display in November and December. Hours: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. (434) 217-4496.

C’ville Arts Cooperative Gallery: “Winter Craft Market, Nelson students’ A.I art await visitors. A First Fridays event is set for 5 to 7 p.m. Friday. 118 E. Main St. (434) 972-9500.

Carver 4-County Museum is making “Being a Citizen,” its new traveling exhibit, available during the 75th-anniversary year of George Washington Carver Regional High School, “Carver Forever: A Diamond Jubilee.”

The Center at Belvedere: The second Small Works Show can be seen through Dec. 19.

Chroma Projects: Edie (Edith) Read’s “Wing” in the Great Hall South of Vault Virginia and “Sara Clark: Ornatus Mundi” in the Great Front Hall of Vault Virginia remain on view through December. “Aggie Zed: Congregation” can be seen through Dec. 22 on the main floor of Vault Virginia. Third Street Southeast, just off the Downtown Mall. A First Fridays artist reception is set for 5 to 7 p.m. Friday. artlab@chroma

Connaughton Gallery: “Landscapes and Georgia O’Keeffe Revisited” by Eric T. Allen and the Fiber and Stitch Art Collective on display through Dec. 8. Third floor of Rouss & Robertson halls at McIntire School of Commerce. Hours: 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday; closed on weekends.

Crozet Artisan Depot:

Cuppa Joe Coffee: Paintings and etchings by Tom Tartaglino on display at 90 Joshua Lane in Palmyra. Hours: 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday and 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. (434) 906-4172.

Fluvanna County Arts Council: Palmyra Arts Fest will be from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Dec. 9 on Stone Jail Street in Palmyra. Rain date: Dec. 10.

The Fralin Museum of Art at the University of Virginia: “Processing Abstraction,” “N’Dakinna Landscapes Acknowledged” and “Look Three Ways: Maya Painted Pottery” can be seen through Dec. 31. Look for an upcoming artist talk by Cara Romero at a later date. “Madayin: Eight Decades of Aboriginal Australian Bark Paintings from Yirrkala,” one of the most significant touring exhibitions of Aboriginal Australian art ever stages, will be on display from Feb. 3 to July 14, 2024.

The Gallery at Studio Ix and The Charlottesville Black Arts Collective: “Gallery of the Year: A Collection of Eight Quilts by Amanda Wagstaff” will be on view Friday through Dec. 31. An opening reception is set for 5 p.m. Friday. Artist Talk is set for 5 p.m. Dec. 21. Gallery hours: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday and 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. (434) 242-0905.

Grace Estate Winery: 5273 Mount Juliet Farm in Crozet. Hours: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Monday and 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

The Guild Gallery: 300 E. Main St. (434) 227-1333.

Harrison Institute and Small Special Collections Library at the University of Virginia: “Their World As Big As They Made It: Looking Back at the Harlem Renaissance,” featuring works of writers, artists and thinkers of the Harlem Renaissance, through June 8, 2024, at 170 McCormick Road. (434) 924-3021.

Kluge-Ruhe Aboriginal Art Collection: “Performing Country,” which explores the ways Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists explore the complex idea of Country, on exhibition through March 3, 2024. “Three Women from Wirrimanu,” including colorful acrylic paintings on canvas by leaders of the desert art movement, on exhibition through Sunday. Free tours are offered by volunteer guides at 10:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. daily. 400 Worrell Drive. (434) 243-8500.

The Looking Glass: Look for two new pieces, “The Door to the Forest” by Sam Fisher and “Moon Rabbits” by Meesha Goldberg. Open Saturdays and Sundays. Ix Art Park Foundation has opened a major expansion of its immersive art museum featuring works by new and returning artists.

Louisa Arts Center: Gallery hours are 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays at 212 Fredericksburg Ave. in Louisa. (540) 967-2200.

Loving Cup Vineyard and Winery: Hours: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Fridays through Sundays. (434) 984-0774.

McGuffey Art Center: Members’ Holiday Show and Shop continues through Dec. 31 in the Smith Gallery. Winterfest Open House is set for 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday. First Fridays event is from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Friday. Members’ Annual Holiday Show is in the First- and Second-Floor Hallway Galleries (cash and carry).

Museum of Culpeper History: “The Culpeper Minute Men Chapter of the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution,” a new exhibit recognizing 100 years of DAR activity in Culpeper County, will run through July 2024. or (540) 829-1749.

Northside Library: Works by BozART members Judith Ely, Katharine Eisaman Maus and Shirley Paul can be seen in the main hallway from Friday through Dec. 30. Hours: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday. Closed Sundays.

Phaeton Gallery: “William Mason Lord: closeness” is on display at 114 Old Preston Ave.

Piedmont Virginia Community College: (434) 961-5362.

Possum’s Store Art and Artisan Gallery: 914 Old Blue Ridge Turnpike in Criglersville. (540) 718-0370.

Pour la maison: (434) 284-8706.

Prancing Pony Pottery: Open House and Sale will be from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday in the studio of Anna Marie Torre Wright at 20370 Fields Mill Road in Richardsville. A kiln opening is scheduled. The crystalline pottery of Tessem Stoneware will be featured.

Quirk Gallery Charlottesville: “Colorscapes” by father-daughter painters Cate West Zahl and Tom West is on display. (434) 365-3774.

Random Row Brewery: Juliette Swenson’s newest watercolors can be seen in November and December. Hours: 4:30 to 10 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays, 4:30 to 11 p.m. Fridays, noon to 11 p.m. Saturdays and noon to 8 p.m. Sundays.

Revalation Vineyards: 2710 Hebron Valley Road in Madison. (540) 407-1236.

Rockfish Valley Community Center: “Strangely Human: Student-Directed, AI-Generated Art” by Nelson County High School art students can be seen through December. Look for works by Jaidyn Smith, Abbey Hobbs, Amari Tinsley, Amelia Lannen, Audrey Watts, Danica McGeehan, MaryJo Allen, Nathan Oneida, Eli Dixon, Emma Craig and Kat Critzer. (434) 361-0100.

Nan Rothwell Studio: Holiday Studio Sale will be from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at 700 Wilder Drive. (434) 263-4023.

Scottsville Museum: Museum is closed for the winter season and will reopen in April for regular weekend hours. To research local history, go to To schedule special tours, email or call (434) 286-2247. 90 E. Main St. (434) 286-2247.

Sentara Martha Jefferson Hospital: “A Group Multimedia Art Exhibit” by BozART Fine Art Collective members can be seen through Monday. Look for works by Ellen Moore Osborne in the third-floor gallery birthing center hallway, Juliette Swenson in the second-floor gallery cancer hallway and Katharine Maus in the second-floor gallery lab hallway. 500 Martha Jefferson Drive.

Sweet Art Emporium: New work by jewelry artist Gilian Ruffa and sculptor Kap Stanfield among works by 70 artists on view. Open from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays and 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays. 264 Turkeysag Trail, Unit E, in Palmyra. (434) 882-2087.

Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Charlottesville: Members’ art will be presented in “Season of Light” during November and December. Hours: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays and 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sundays. (434) 293-8179.

University of Virginia Hospital: “Nature Big and Small,” photography by Seth Silverstein and Bill Shaw, can be seen in the Main Hospital Lobby through Jan. 3, 2024.

Welcome Gallery: Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday. (434) 202-5277.

Westminster-Canterbury of the Bue Ridge: Works by Matalie Deane and Julia Kindred on display through Nov. 30.

Woodberry Forest School: “Two: Lincoln Perry and Frank Hobbes” is on display. Hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday and 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

Les Yeux du Monde: “Annie Harris Massie: Fleeting” can be seen from Saturday through Dec. 20. (434) 882-2622.

Editor’s Note: Exhibits shares information about exhibitions presented on display or online in Charlottesville and Albemarle, Buckingham, Fluvanna, Greene, Louisa, Madison, Nelson and Orange counties. Items must be received by noon Friday for the next week’s issue. Include the opening and closing dates of your exhibit and a telephone number the public may call with questions. Send your information to


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