* Berbati's Pan
231 SW Ankeny, 248-4579

The rock 'n' roll venue presents three local artists. Through graphite and watercolor, Jim Adams offers abstract narratives. Brooks Howald's photographs explore Americana, and Lisa Kaliniski displays a series of abstract, mixed media works. Opens Sept 6


Broderick Gallery

814 SW 1st Ave, 224-4020

Visiting artist Geoffrey Wheeler presents new porcelain vessels. Opens Sept 6


Contemporary Crafts Gallery
3934 SW Corbett Ave, 223-2654

Slack Tide, an exhibit of ceramic sculptures by Ann Christenson. Opens Sept. 6. The gallery also unveils recent acquisitions to the permanent collection, including work by Christenson, Kicki Masthem, Chris Warren, and Mardi Wood.


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

Bosnia-Herzegovina-born artist Miroslav Lovric presents a series of symbol-laden paintings. Through Sept 29


Fleck Gallery

625 NW Everett #102, 222-2066

Segue, a selection of Pop-inspired paintings by James Boulton that unveil an "urban visual vernacular."Opens Sept 6


Galerie 2
328 N.W. Broadway #114, 279-9546

The inaugural exhibit of Galerie 2, Ascend and Descend, features paintings and sculptures by Katie Holly. Opens Sept 6


Gallery Untitled
723 NW 18th, 222-1822

Painting and photography from 10 NW Portland artists. Opens Sept 6


Gavin Shettler gallery
625 NW Everett #106, 224-0252

Remnants of Old Glory, paintings by Ann Marie Nafziger, inspired by worn and tattered American flags. Opens Sept 6


Gottlieb Gallery
55 SW Taylor, 241-1070

Director's Choice, an exhibit highlighting new paintings by Gene Gill, and a group of the gallery director's favorite pieces from Gottlieb artists. Opens Sept 6


Graystone Gallery
3279 SE Hawthorne Blvd, 238-0651

Elaine Chandler presents Japanese woodblock prints, Andrew Pate displays recent watercolors, and Joe Winter offers raku and wood-fired ceramics. Opens Sept 6


Groundswell Cafe
Pencil Play, a display of new graphite drawings by Tom Yody which explore the convergence of the mechanical and the organic. Through Sept 25


Guardino Gallery

2939 NE Alberta, 281-9048

Antiquated Instruments for a Modern Universe, mixed media work by Sumi Wu that "considers the possibility of directly experiencing black holes and the Big Bang." Through Sept 25


Multnomah Arts Center
7688 SW Capitol Hwy, 823-3187

Love and Physics, current paintings by Jeanette Stewart that depict the "chaos of life." Opens Sept 11


Nine Gallery

1231 NW Hoyt, 225-0210

Primordial Garden, an installation by Kim Ray. Opens Sept 6


Northwest Danish Foundation
9500 SW Barbur Blvd. Suite 302, 452-9667

The exhibit Scandinavian Roots--American Lives focuses on the emigration from Nordic countries to North America during 1825-1930. Opens Sept 6


Omni Gallery
416 NW 5th Ave, 224-2754

Susan Trueblood Stuart and Terry Lynam present new paintings, and Reiko Kagayama offers recent sculptural works. Opens Sept 6


Onda Gallery
2215 NE Alberta St, 493-1909

Tapestry 2001: A Weaving Odyssey, an exhibition of the Northwest's finest tapestry artists. Through Sept 25


Oregon College of Art and Craft
8245 SW Barnes Rd, 297-5544

The Hoffman gallery displays recent work by eight artists-in-residence. Opens Sept 13


* PDX
604 NW 12th Ave, 222-0063

D.E. May presents small sculptures and collage work in Reservoir District. Opens Sept 11. Gustaf Mortier takes over the gallery's window space in Spare Change, an installation of paintings that can be viewed 24 hours a day. Opens Sept 3.


Photographic Image
240 SW 1st Ave, 224-3543

Chip Hooper's Landscapes and Seascapes reveals the photographer's fascination with the California coastline. Opens Sept 6


Shaffer Fine Art Gallery
308 SW 1st Ave, 295-4979

Marine-life bronze sculptures by Scott Hanson and Hawaiian seascapes by Roy Tabora. Through Sept 30