Alysia Duckler Gallery
1236 NW Hoyt St, 223-7595

Artist David Flynn headlines the exhibit with a display of recent paintings on paper. Also on view is a group exhibit featuring such gallery artists as Ann Carstensen and Lisa Czysz.

Augen Gallery
817 SW 2nd Ave, 224-8182

The gallery displays a group winter exhibition, featuring such Oregon artists as Royal Nebeker and Todd Ros. Also on view is a selection of prints by art-world-giants Sol Lewitt and Robert Mangold. Through Feb 2

Belmont Art Walk
The monthly, neighborhood celebration of art, Entertainment for the Peasants, (located between 32nd-34th SE Belmont) presents a healthy chunk of artwork to bite into this month. At the Cricket Cafe, Michael Sorensen presents the multi-media extravaganza, Ephemeral an Entities: The Revival of the Cassette. Realm 8 offers up the non-traditional portraiture by the artist known simply as Puck. Seaplane continues with the installation work, paintings, and "artful clothing," by Holly Stadler and Kate Towers. Stumptown adds "small and adorable" paintings by Caitlin Troutman that illuminate such things as Portland city life. The SE tour opens Jan 11.

* Butters Gallery
520 NW Davis St, 248-9378

Persistence: figure, a group exhibit featuring the work by a posse of gallery artists, including Gilles Foisy and Jock Sturges. Through Feb 2

Contemporary Crafts Gallery
3934 SW Corbett Ave, 223-2654

Young Tokyo artist Kyoko Tokumaru presents recent porcelain work, and Russian sculptor Vladimir Tsivin displays new ceramic creations. Opens Jan 11. 2-28

* 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." Through Jan 15

5340 N Interstate Ave, 823-4322

Artist Rosemary Powelson presents Dawn & Dusk: A Year's Sketchbook of Drawings, the result of a year- long investigation into the day's changing light. Also on view is There Goes the Neighborhood,a selection of color photographs by Shannon Kelly and Carolyn Collopy. Opens Jan 10

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

In the photographic exhibition, Suspended Images, Richard Koenig presents prints that suggest repetition. Koenig's process is this: He photographs a scene, then places that print within the same scene and creates a sort of second generation image. Through Feb 1

Lawrence Gallery
221 NW 10th

Collaborators Gene and Rebecca Tobey unveil a cast of ceramic and watercolor creations. Through Jan 31

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

The Hoffman Gallery presents Systems of Notation, an exhibit of drawings by Linda Welker which is bent toward a discussion of time, memory, and language. Opens Jan 10

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

The Manuel Izquierdo Gallery presents Golem, a series of sculptures and drawings by Daniel Duford, inspired by the Pulitzer Prize winning novelThe Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay, by Michael Chabon. Through Jan 19. The Philip Feldman Gallery presents an site-specific installation by Michael O'Malley. Opens Jan 14. Through Jan 19

604 NW 12th Ave, 222-0063

Sleep and Sleeplessness, an exhibit of drawings and objects by Marie Watt that illuminate nocturnal wanderings. Homespun Universe is a window installation by Mariana Tres, that reveals the artist's fascination with astronomy. Through Feb 2

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

The lobby hosts All the art that fits, the 5th annual City of Portland and Multnomah County employee art exhibit. Through Jan 25