Ashlin Wyatt Smith, "Light Excels Darkness"
Davette Leonard, "Quince and Quail Eggs"
The McGuffey Art Center presents three exhibitions: in the Sarah B. Smith and Lower Hall Galleries, Ashlin Wyatt Smith, one of McGuffey's founding members, presents "Seeable Songs," a retrospective of drawings and paintings; in the Upper Hall South Gallery, oil painter Davette Leonard presents "Spring 2011: Still Life Paintings and Blossoms"; and in the Upper Hallway North, "Beyond the Bars" showcases arcylic paintings and charcoal drawings by inmates at the Albemarle-Charlottesville Regional Jail. A First Friday opening is scheduled for May 6, 5:30-7:30pm. 201 Second St. NW. 295-7973.