"BAY AREA HEART GALLERY," -- Exhibit consists of photographs of children, youth and families, accompanied by their compelling stories. The joint exhibit opens in the Alameda County Administration Building, 1221 Oak Street, Oakland and at the Eden Area Multi-Service Center, 24100 Amador Way, Hayward.
Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.<
ALBASTUDIOS AND GALLERY
"The Language of Clay," through July 1. Selected works from the members of Orchard Valley Ceramic Arts Guild.
4219 Martin Luther King Jr. Way, Oakland. <
"New Show," through June 30. Drawings by Deborah Barrett, Ted Gordon, Dwight Mackintosh, Inez Nathaniel Walker, AG Rizzoli, Barry Simons and others.
2661 Cedar St., Berkeley. (510) 845-4949, www.amesgallery.com.<
ANNA EDWARDS GALLERY
"Poverty, Protest and Resistance," through June 30. Photographs of political struggle and global poverty by Francisco Dominguez and Robert Terrell.
237 E. 14th St., San Leandro. (510) 636-1721, www.annaedwards.com.<
CLOSING -- "Dutch Impressionism and Beyond," through June 27. Selections from the Beekhuis Collection.
$3 general; $2 youth ages 12 through 17; free children ages 12 and under; free Tuesdays. Tuesday, Wednesday, and Sunday, noon-5 p.m.; Thursday-Saturday, noon-5 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. Dean Lesher Regional Center for the Arts, 1601 Civic Drive, Walnut Creek. (925) 295-1417, www.bedfordgallery.org.<
CHANDRA CERRITO CONTEMPORARY
"Stillness," through July 24. Works by Keira Kotler.
480 23rd St., Oakland. (415) 577-7537, www.chandracerrito.com.<
CRAFT AND CULTURAL ARTS GALLERY
CLOSING -- "Vanishing Birds of the Bay and Beyond," through June 25. Works by Rita Sklar.
Free. Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. State of California Office Building, 1515 Clay St., Oakland. (510) 622-8190, www.oaklandculturalarts.org.<
"Labor and Art," through Aug. 6. Group art show features paintings, photography, sculpture, mixed media, digital art, monotypes and more.
Free. Wednesday-Saturday, noon-5 p.m.; Sunday, noon-3 p.m. 2035 Ashby Ave., Berkeley. (510) 644-4930, www.expressionsgallery.org/.<
HALL OF PIONEERS GALLERY
"Oakland Chinatown Pioneers," Twelve showcases, each focusing on historic leaders and personalities of the community.
Free. Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Chinese Garden Building, 275 Seventh St., Oakland. (510) 530-4590.<
HEARST ART GALLERY AT SAINT MARY'S COLLEGE OF CALIFORNIA
CLOSING -- "Andy Warhol's Quick Pix and Pop Icons," through June 20. Original Poloraid photographs from the Andy Warhol Foundation's Photographic Legacy Program.
$3. Wednesday-Sunday, 11 a.m.-4:30 p.m. 1928 Saint Mary's Road, Moraga. (925) 631-4379, www.gallery.stmarys-ca.edu.<
JOHN F. KENNEDY UNIVERSITY
"Arts and Consciousness Graduate Exhibition," through July 24. Arts and Consiousness students explore their personal creative process.
100 Ellinwood Way, Pleasant Hill. (800) 696-5358.<
JOYCE GORDON GALLERY
CLOSING -- "Cross Roads," through June 28. Works by Chukes and Ruth Tunstall Grant.
Free. Wednesday-Friday, noon-7 p.m.; Saturday, noon-4 p.m.; Monday by appointment. 406 14th St., Oakland. www.joycegordongallery.com.<
"The Locals II," through July 31. Works by Jon Kerpel, Ginny Parsons, K.C. Rosenberg, Peter Tonningsen and Danielle Wallis.
Free. Thursday-Saturday, noon-5 p.m. 2515 Blanding Ave., Alameda. (510) 865-5062, www.rhythmix.org.<
"Summer Daze," through Aug. 7. Works by Nancy Hartley and Jill Landau.
50 Lafayette Circle, Lafayette. www.lafayettegallery.net.<
"Between Borders," through July 31. Works by Patricia Monaco.
2235 5th St., Berkeley. (510) 644-1400, www.photolabratory.com.<
PUEBLO NUEVO GALLERY
"Catastro de Colores y Esperanzas/Registry of Colors and Hopes," through July 4. Works by Osvaldo Torres.
1828 San Pablo Ave. #1, Berkeley. (510) 452-7363.<
ROYAL NONESUCH GALLERY
"I-Object," through June 29. Works by Laura Boles Faw, Justin Hoover, David Pena Lopera and Kathryn Williamson.
4231 Telegraph Ave., Oakland. (415) 690-3041, www.royalnonesuchgallery.com.<
"High Art," through Sept. 25. Works by local high school students and high school homeschoolers.
CLOSING -- "Beauty, The Name is Night," through June 19. Works by Benny Alba.
1015 E. St., Hayward. (510) 581-4050, www.sungallery.org.<
CLOSING -- "The Oblivion Before the Beginning," through June 26. Works by Diana Guerrero-Macia.
895 Colusa Ave., Berkeley. (510) 527-1214.<