Alberta Arts Pavilion/ Our Dream Gallery
2315 Alberta , 288-3024

Juxtaposition 2001, a group exhibit that offers a survey of both realistic and abstract works. Through Oct 6

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, 223-2066

Segue, a exhibit of pop-inspired paintings by James Boutlon that describe an "urban visual vernacular." Through Sept 29

Gallery 33
1400 NW Everett St, 219-9900

Local photographer LeeAnn Gauthier presents a series of images that capture the "textures and facades" of Europe. Through Oct 2

Gallery Untitled
723 NW 18th, 222-1822

Painting and photography from 10 NW Portland artists. Through Oct 3

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. Through Sept 29

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. Through Oct 7

Groundswell Cafe
Personage, a selection of mixed media works by Portland artist Ben Rosenburg. Opens Sept 27

Nine Gallery
1231 NW Hoyt, 225-0210

Primordial Garden, an installation by Kim Ray. Through Sept 29

Omni Gallery
416 NW 5th Ave, 224-2754

Susan Trueblood Stuart and Terry Lynam present new paintings and Reiko Kagayama offers recent sculptural works. Through Oct 27

Onda Gallery
2215 NE Alberta St, 493-1909

Artifacts and Allegories, a group print exhibition which coincides with the city wide event, Crossing Boundaries: East-West Symposium in Print Art. Participants include Suzanne Tufenkian, Elaine Pierce, Miguel Varea, Matias Castro, and Oswaldo Viteri. Opens Sept 27

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

The Philip Feldman gallery hosts two German artists. Dieter Kranzlein displays sculptural works in limestone and Frederick Bunsen offers large-scale paintings. Through Sept 29

604 NW 12th Ave, 222-0063

D.E. May presents small sculptures and collage work in Reservoir District. Gustaf Mortier takes over the gallery's window space in Spare Change, an installation of paintings that can be viewed 24 hours a day. Through Oct 6

Photographic Image
240 SW 1st Ave, 224-3543

Chip Hooper's Landscapes and Seascapes reveals the photographer's fascination with the California coastline. Through Sept 29

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

New York-based, Chinese artist Xu Bing envelopes the viewer in a wealth of printmaking. Through Oct 20

* Pulliam Deffenbaugh
522 NW 12th Ave, 228-6665

Self-taught Seattle painter Joe Max Emminger creates abstract paintings punched up by bold colors, and veteran artist Milton Wilson presents recent canvases done in an Abstract Expressionist style. Through Sept 29

625 NW Everett #110, 274-1897

Inspired by a visit to the Japanese Garden, Hoss Daissadeghi's canvases are filled with swimming Koi fish. Through Sept 29

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

A Cat and Dog Show, an exhibition of vintage and contemporary photography featuring what else--cats and dogs. Through Oct 20

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

1476 NE Alberta, 284-8800

The art collective presents work by two photographers. Dan Bronson displays a series of color infared prints that detail exquisite nudes and John Maher offers hand-painted, black & white prints capturing "quiet places." Opens Sept 27