Alysia Duckler Gallery
1236 NW Hoyt St, 223-7595

British painter Alex Zwarenstein presents a series of oils which depict landscapes and townscapes of England. Through Dec 29

Belmont Art Walk
The monthly, neighborhood celebration of art, Entertainment for the Peasants, (located between 32nd-34th SE Belmont) presents a variety of work to peruse. At the Cricket Cafe, Matt Shaver displays paper collage and other mixed media. Realm 8 offers up the paintings of Joshua Camozzi Milligan. Seaplane presents installation work, paintings, and "artful clothing" by Holly Stadler and Kate Towers. The Aalto Lounge exhibits the photography of Lauren Bailey. Stumptown adds to the mix with photographic work from Johnee Eschleman. Rounding out the list is Functional Illumination, oil lantern sculptures by Ronette Adrian. Opens Dec 14

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

Photographer John Pfahl of Buffalo, NY presents a series of color photographs, capturing waterfalls from across the U.S. Rhode Island photographer Paola Ferrario displays Elder Relatives, images that form a personal narrative of family. Through Dec 29

Broderick Gallery
814 SW 1st Ave, 224-4020

Group exhibit featuring gallery artists. The range of mediums includes clay and bronze sculptures, and photorealistic watercolors. Through Dec 29

Gallery 33
1400 NW Everett St, 219-9900

Terry McIllrath exhibits recent oil paintings and Gary Staten displays a group of glass vessels. Through Jan 31

* Gavin Shettler Gallery
625 NW Everett #106, 481-7450

Alpha, oils on canvas by Jared Knight. The vividly colored, abstract paintings provide viewers with what is described as "the internal landscape of emotions and awareness." Opens Dec 15

Go Gallery
328 NW Broadway, 294-1903

Russian artist Shura Petrov displays a range of work, including paintings, prints, posters, and light boxes. Through Jan 3

Gottlieb Gallery
55 SW Taylor, 241-1070

Color Symphony, paintings by Chinese artist Jiao Ying. Ying incorporates an unusual technique: She applies gouache on both sides of rice paper, producing luminescent compositions of floral still lives and forest landscapes. Through Jan 25

5340 N Interstate Ave, 823-4322

Kwanzaa: Celebrating the Seven Principles, a group exhibit featuring work by a varied cast of artists, including damali ayo, Philemon Reid, and Silas Clark. Through Dec 31

* Margo Jacobsen
1039 NW Glisan St, 224-7287

Daily Bread, 365 small-scaled, mixed-media, pop-inspired paintings by Phyllis Yes. Also on view is a selection of work by gallery artists. Through Dec 22

Mark Woolley Gallery
Laurie Austin presents new mixed media sculpture, consisting of steel and hair. David Reager exhibits new assemblages in slate, metal and hydrocal. Through Jan 26. 120 NW 9th Ave, Suite 210, 224-5475

Multnomah Arts Center
7688 SW Capitol Hwy, 245-3642

Once Upon a Time, recent paintings by Tokiko Anderson that illuminate Portland scenes through a painting style akin to American Gothic. Opens Dec 18

Photographic Image
240 SW 1st Ave, 224-3543

Photographer Christopher Burkett presents a series of cibachrome landscapes. Through Dec 29

625 NW Everett #110, 274-1897

The loft gallery presents a group exhibit featuring a slew of up-and-coming local artists. Through Dec 31

Urban Wineworks
407 NW 16th, 226-9797

Artist and jazz musician James Iafrati presents a selection of music-inspired prints. Through Dec 31