The color red can be seen in a number of different places, from stop lights to juicy tomatoes in salads. Ciel Gallery's newest exhibition Simply Red honors red by giving it its own exhibition of various mediums. Explore the vibrant color in mosaics, marionettes, concrete, fabric, photography, digigraph, oils, acrylics, and animation. Artwork from the United Kingdom, Canada and a pile of states in the U.S. will be on display and for sale. Through Dec. 26. Tuesday-Friday, 1 p.m.-4 p.m. Ciel Gallery, 1519 Camden Rd., 704-577-1254. www.cielcharlotte.com.