Blackfish Gallery
420 NW Ninth Ave, 224-2634

From the Mesabi to the Cascades, recent cast iron sculpture from Judith and Daniel Caldwell, Coral Lambert, and Tamsie Ringler. Through Sept 1

Blue Sky Photography Gallery
1231 NW Hoyt St, 225-0210

Recycled Realities, photographs by John Willis and Imagining Antarctica, photographs by Sandy Sorlien. Through Sept 2

Fifth Element
404 NW 10th Ave, Suite 1, 279-9042

The High and Lows, ceramic work from Barb Campbell. Through Sept 2

Froelick Adelhart
817 SW Second Ave, 222-1142

* The Mapping of Shaped Hully, new paintings by Matthew Dennison. Through Sept 2

Gallery 114
1100 NW Glisan, 243-3356

W.W. Ward 10 years at Gallery 114, survey of Ward's work shown since 1990. The gallery also introduces installation and print artist Georganne Watters. Through Sept 2

Gallery Untitled
723 NW 18, 222-1822

Paintings and charcoals by Jamie Watson. Through Sept 6

Groundswell Gallery
1800 NE Alberta, 331-1420

John Roos exhibits recent acrylic paintings on wood and metal surfaces. Through Aug 29

Guardino Gallery
2939 NE Alberta, 281-9048

Father & Daughter, Together Again; Nicole and Gary Rawlins present recent drawings, prints, and paintings. Through Aug 29

625 NW Everett St #108, 228-1683

* Protobionts, new works by Chris Sanderson. Through Aug 31 by appt

L&B Viewing Room
1714 NW Overton, Floor 2, 241-4144

35 emerging artists display their interpretation of the allotted concept, (w)hole. Through Sept 1

Laura Russo Gallery

805 NW 21st Ave, 226-2754

New Views: Glass, work by six emerging artists and paintings by Theodore Waddell. Through Sept 2

Macri Gallery
2324 SE Division, 238-1523

Drawings and paintings from Jacklyn Hamberg, and paintings from Bobbie Mandel and Nane. Through Sept 30

Margo Jacobsen
1039 NW Glisan St, 224-7287

A Glass Invitational, featuring William Morris, Lino Tagliapietra, Ginny Ruffner, and Cappy Thompson. Through Sept 2

Mark Woolley East
1434 SE 37th, 224-5475

Two month, inaugural exhibition of the Woolley satellite space. Featured work by 88-year-old Portland phenom, Ardyth Kennelly Ullman. Through Sept 30

Mark Woolley Gallery
120 NW Ninth Ave, Suite 210, 224-5475

Veil, oil, and mixed media on wood by Portland artist Lauren Mantecon. Through Sept

MATRIX and our dreams galleries
2209 NE Alberta St, 288-3024

Patterns of Nature, oils by Allyn Cantor. Through Aug 29

Nil Contemporary Art
328 NW Broadway #114, 221-3182

America, photographs by Adrian Gaut. Through Aug 31

Olive Green Studios
1603 NE Alberta St

Crawdaddies & Scallygigs: Images from the backyard, photographs from Yael Routtenberg. Through Aug 29

604 NW 12th Ave, 222-0063

* Morning Light, new paintings by David Shratter. Through Sept 3

Photographic Image
240 SW First Ave, 224-3543

Jazz and Civil Rights, photographs and mixed media from Herb Snitzer. Through Sept 2

Plain Jane
2936 NE Alberta St, 528-9691

Lupine Jones presents art forms of recycled tin and found objects and Chris Elliot displays handmade furnishings created from copper, oiled fir, and leather. Through Aug 29

Portland Institute for Contemporary Art
219 NW 12th, 242-1419

* Animalia, sculptural, mega-installation work from Oregon artist Malia Jensen. Through Sept 17

Reading Frenzy
921 SW Oak, 274-1449

* Dip(trip)tych, photographs by Cynthia Connolly. Through Aug 28

S.K. Josefberg Gallery
403 NW 11th Ave, 241-9112

Two photographic essays from Jim Steinhardt entitled Witness to the Working Man: Man on the Street and Witness to Childhood. Opens Aug 24

Shaffer Fine Art Gallery

308 SW First Ave, 295-4979

Ed Pasternak exhibits a new series of cast paper originals. Through Aug 31