American Institute of Architects
315 SW 4th Ave, 223-8757

Unbuilt Moments, six famous, never constructed architectural marvels, presented as hyper-realistic computer graphics. Through Jan 27

Attic Gallery
206 SW 1st Ave, 228-7830

Acrylic paintings by Jean Schwalbe and earthenware sculpture by Natalie Warrens. Through Jan 27

Atwood Primitive/Lawrence Photographic
205 SW Pine St, 226-6334

Nightlight, nocturnal black and white photography by Jon Gottshall. Through Jan 30

Augen Gallery
817 SW 2nd Ave, 224-8182

* Recent paintings from Eugene artist Adam Grosowsky that operate from a foundation in Renaissance painting, and black and white woodcut and etchings from Marylhurst instructor Mogan Walker. Through Jan 27


Basil Hallward Gallery at Powell's City of Books

1005 W Burnside St, 228-4651

* Starstruck, celebrity snapshots from superfan Gary Boas. Through Feb 28

Berbatis Gallery
215 SW Ankeny, 229-0776

Mixed media paintings from Kris Hargis that arrive from a starting point in nature, and photographs by B.B. Chase, (produced by Thomas Robinson and Jenny Ankeny) who operated as a portrait photographer from 1898-1904. Through Jan 30

Blackfish Gallery
420 NW 9th, 224 -2634

Recent work from Barbara Black, Betty Dodson, and Eunice Parsons. Through Jan 27

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

Post-Communist Photographs 1994-2000, an exhibition created by Bruce Haley that explores the daily life of peoples in five war-torn and formerly Soviet-controlled regions Through Jan 27

Borders Books and Music Gallery
708 SW 3rd, 231 4018

Photographs of India and Nepal by local photographer Stephanie Ryden. Through Jan 27

Boxcar Berthas
1000 NW 17th, 24809231

Local photographer Johnny Lethold captures beautiful textures and patterns in the series Oregon Coast Rockscapes. Through Jan 27

BoyerArts
1325 NE Fremont St, 280-8845

Winter Show, features narrative sculpture and Northwest oil landscapes from Chris Boyer, Ben Frank Moss, Thomas Rude, and Katherine Wells. Through Jan 31

Broderick Gallery
814 SW 1st Ave, 224-4020

Group show that offers a survey of styles from abstraction to still life, figurative to surreal, and from expressionism to impressionism. Through Jan 27

Butters Gallery
520 NW Davis St, 248-9378

* Persistence: Collage, a group show featuring various approaches to collage, including work by Stephanie Weber and Terry Thompson. Through Jan 27


Contemporary crafts gallery

3934 SW Corbett Ave, 223-2654

Sculptural and ceramic works from artists in residence Kicki Masthem and Tom Towater, and a display of slipware from French ceramist Jean-Nocolas Gérard. Through Feb 25

Donut Shop
5021 NE 29th Ave, 309-0955

Donut Shop Three: Domesticity, a house full of installations created by M.K. Guth, Marne Lucas, Nayda Collazo-Llorens, Cynthia Pachikara, Nicola Vruwink, Todd Johnson, and Cris Moss. Opens Jan 19

Dos Mil Gallery
820 N Russell, 493-9424

For You My Love, an interconnecting series of photographs by McKenzie Burrus-Granger. Opens Jan 19, 5:30-9 pm daily

Elizabeth Leach Gallery
207 SW Pine St, 224-0521

* Hurray for the Kitchen!, cast resin sculpture from M.K. Guth that illuminate domestic objects such as milk cartons and fruit-adding up to form Guth's poetic exploration of "female sexuality and contemporary mythology". The gallery will also present recent monotypes and watercolors by Chicago-based artist David Kroll. Through Jan 27

Froelick Gallery
817 SW 2nd Ave, 222-1142

Winter Group Exhibit featuring new work by gallery artists, including Mike Shea, Paul Arensmeyer, and Susan Seubert. Through Jan 21

Gallery 114
1100 NW Glisan, 243-3356

Collections on a Shoestring, a gallery members' fund-raiser featuring an array of affordable artworks. Through Jan 27

Gallery 33
1400 NW Everett St, 219-9900

New works in oil from Terry McIlrath and bronze and steel sculptures by AR Sutton. Through Jan 27

Gallery Schmallery
2132 SE Division, 239-3735

Gewgaw, ceramic oddities by Jessica Kreutter. Through Jan 27

Gallery Untitled
723 NW 18th, 222-1822

Artist Keri Perot presents abstract black and white photography of images projected on the human body. Through Jan 30

Gottlieb Gallery
55 SW Taylor, 241-1070

Nightscapes, paintings of urban, architectural realism by local painter Guy Gilary. Through Jan 27

Guardino Gallery
2939 NE Alberta, 281-9048

Sculptors Cheryl C and Teresa Sullivan take over the gallery in a deluge of whimsy. Cheryl C constructs bright and bizarre figurative scenes, as well as mirroring the theme in pastel drawings. Teresa Sullivan considers herself a sculptural bead artist, and presents bead jewelry as well as small scaled sculptures. Through Jan 23

Hawthorne Arts
4134 SE Hawthorne, 231-7466

With Private/Particular, Luke Dolkas invites viewers into a salon hanging of 100 sketchbook drawings, collages, and photographs. Through Jan 27

IFCC
5340 N Interstate Ave, 788-8357

Paintings by Willow Zheng, born from training in both Chinese and Western styles. Through Jan 27

Inchmeal
625 NW Everett St #108, 228-1683

The Happiest Place on Earth, a site specific installation of mural-sized drawings by Joshua Abram Howard. Through Jan 27, Saturdays 2-5

Jules Gallery
1110 NW Flanders St, Suite 100, 775-1923

Sky At My Feet, a collection of images by retired high school art teacher, Paul Dahlquist. The images span nearly six decades, all combining to illustrate his unique eye. Through Jan 27

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

Paper Invitational, a group show featuring five artists who use paper as their primary source for the creation of their work. The exhibit will include drawings, prints, handmade books, and installation. Through Feb 2

Laura Russo Gallery
805 NW 21st Ave, 226-2754

* Influenced by such art world divas as Eva Hesse and Louise Bourgoise, Portland native Joan Livingstone presents funnel shaped sculptures made from felt and rubber. Mary Josephson displays Flora, a collection of collages and small paintings, and Michihiro Kosuge offers an array of richly-colored paintings on paper. Through Jan 27


Margo Jacobsen

1039 NW Glisan St, 224-7287

Views of Nature, a landscape invitational featuring Susan Bennerstrom, Karen Esler, Jeff Muhs, and others. Through Jan 27

Mark Woolley Gallery
120 NW 9th Ave, Suite 210, 224-5475

Portland artist Debra Beers explores the plight of Bill, a man who once called the streets his home . A selection of classically rendered oil portraits on scrap wood and metal captures the facets of the individual's life. Through Jan 27

Marylhurst Art Gym
17600 Pacific Hwy., 699-6243

* Exponential 4 Huge Paintings, featuring work from Michael Knutson, Philip Krohn, Whitney Nye, and Jeffrey Simmons. Showing in Gallery 2 is Cul-de-Sac, new work from Sean Healy. Through Feb 15

Medusa Gallery and Tattoo
420 SW Washington, 228-1008

Primordial Display, tea-stained pen and ink drawings by Jesse Geisheker. Through Jan 27

Multnomah Arts Center
7688 SW Capitol Hwy, 823-3187

Through the use of oil stick and charcoal, Carol Knutson creates a series of large landscape and still life works on paper. Opens Jan 16

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

John Jenkins arrives from San Francisco with a bevy of minimalist canvases in hand. His work arises from the highlight and distortion of photography, and is influenced by the music of Brian Eno and contemporary trance artists. Through Jan 25

Onda Gallery
2215 NE Alberta St, 493-1909

The gallery continues to barrel through an international roster, presenting work this month from Carme Bassa, a noted painter from Barcelona, and installation work from Brian Kennedy of Northern Ireland. Through Jan 23

Pacific Northwest College of Art
1241 NW Johnson, 226-4391

* Swigert Commons will host BooArt 2001, a display of artistic stylings from the wealth of volunteers who help keep KBOO alive. The exhibit includes painting, sculpture, video, and more. For a schedule of performances and events, call 231-8032 ext. 508. Through Jan 27

PDX
604 NW 12th Ave, 222-0063

Abstract work on paper and mixed media by six different artists, including drawings on silk by Nancy Lorenz. Through Feb 3

Photographic Image
240 SW 1st Ave, 224-3543

The Century in Times Square, a selection of vintage photographs from the New York Times archives. Through Jan 27

Plain Jane
2936 NE Alberta St, 528-9691

Humankinds Lost Touch of Reality, acrylic, oil and gouche on found objects and canvas by Brett Superstar. Through Jan 23

Portland Building Lobby
1120 SW 5th, RACC contact: 823-5426

Poetland Building, a temporary installation by artist/poet Merridaawn Duckler that invites visitors to choose from an eclectic menu of poems, translated to CD tracks. Opens Jan 22

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

* Minimalist paintings by Kate Shepherd. Through Feb 11

Portland State University
1825 SW Broadway, Nueberger hall, 725-2315

Ordinary/Extraordinary, exhibit featuring the PSU art department adjunct faculty, including work from John Mullin and Laura Ross-Paul at Autzen Gallery. Through Jan 26

Pulliam Deffenbaugh
522 NW 12th Ave, 228-6665

From the Estate, paintings on paper from the late Jay Steensma, once described as the "last Northwest Mystic." Through Jan 27

Pulliam Deffenbaugh Broadway Gallery
507 SW Broadway, 228-8208

A group show of gallery favorites, including Mark Bulwinkle, Yuji Hiratsuka, and Alison O'Donoghue. Through Jan 22 by appt only

Regenerate
625 NW Everett #110, 274-1897

A showcase of photography featuring Bruce Dugdale, Michael Gonzales, Dan Harlacher and Rose Whitaker. Through Jan 27

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

Work from Magnum photographer Ron van Dongen, who points his camera at exotic hybrid of flora. Through Feb 24

Sigo Gallery
328 NW Broadway #115, 223-5725

Stories that Don't Exist, mulit-media work by Lisa Kalinowski. Through Jan 31

Talisman
Standard Dairy Complex #5, 2808 NE Martin Luther King Blvd, 284-8800

The gallery celebrates its first anniversary with a talisman (an object believed to be a charm useful in averting evil)-themed group exhibit. Through Jan 27