Aisle 6
3548 N. Mississippi

The new gallery/design collective presents new work from Brenden Thwing. The exhibit reflects the artist's six month stay in Taos, New Mexico. Opens Apr 20

Alysia Duckler Gallery
1236 NW Hoyt St, 223-7595

* Recent still-life oil paintings by Henk Pander. Also on view in the upper salon of the gallery is a selection of early works by Pander dating from 1959-1964. Through Apr 30

Blackfish Gallery
420 NW 9th Ave, 224-2634

Cervantes' Suite, a series of paintings by Angela Passalacqua and large wood and stone sculptures by Greg Conyne. Through Apr 28

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

* Photographer Christopher Landis captures the Salton Sea, California’s largest inland body of water—an area that some consider to be a sick ecosystem in urgent need of being saved. Jeff Winch presents theatrical night images, focusing his camera on dramatically lit spaces such as alleys and parks. Through Apr 28

1325 NE Fremont St, 280-8845

* Tribal Coverings, hand crafted quilts by Stephanie Parrish Taylor. Through color and abstract forms, Taylor's quilts hint at aspects of both American and African cultures. Through Apr 28

Cooley Gallery at Reed College
3203 SE Woodstock, 777-7790

Recent Sonia Boyce: La, La, La, an exhibition of photographs, collages, films, drawings, and more by the British Afro-Caribbean artist Sonia Boyce. Opens Apr 17

Fleck Gallery
625 NW Everett # 102, 223-2066

* Recent paintings and drawings by Marcello R. Munoz. Through Apr 30

Froelick Gallery
817 SW 2nd Ave, 222-1142

* Artist Gwen Davidson composes abstract, geometric canvases from painted and collaged paper, adding a few charcoal lines for accent. Through Apr 29

Gallery 114
1100 NW Glisan, 243-3356

Looking for Self, two-person exhibit featuring the work of Aaron Scothorn and Kathan Zerzan. Through Apr 28

Gallery International East
12006 S.E. Sunnyside Road, 698-7375

The Best of Will Bullas, a selection of works from nationally acclaimed watercolor artist Will Bullas. The artist will be on hand to unveil and discuss the works on Sunday, Apr 22, 3:30 pm.

5340 N Interstate Ave, 788-8357

* For the exhibit Guns in the Hands of Artists, disabled weaponry was authorized for art-making by Police Chief Kroeker, Mayor Katz, and the City Council. A cast of artists are included in the exhibit, including Brian Borrello and Damali Ayo. Through Apr 27

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

* Waistline, an installation of sculpted dresses by artist Suzy Root. Through Apr 27

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

Marlene Bauer draws from ordinary objects and the essence of a place to create meditative, abstract paintings. Margaret Shirley's paintings blend found natural materials--such as seaweed--into minimal color fields. Through Apr 28

Littman and White Galleries Portland State University
Smith Center 1825 SW Broadway, 2nd Floor , 725-5656

Metamorphosis, a multimedia installation by MFA student Agata Fic. Through April 28

Margo Jacobsen
1039 NW Glisan St, 224-7287

* In her debut exhibit at MJ, artist Marcia Myers displays large fresco paintings, influenced by the frescos of Pompeii and those of the Italian Renaissance. Through Apr 28

Marylhurst Art Gym
17600 Pacific Hwy, 699-6243

* Grace a group exhibit of artists from the Northwest region whose religious practices inform their artmaking. Through May 17

Portland State University Autzen Gallery
Neuberger Hall

Liz Cheney presents her MFA exhibit. Opens Apr 23

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

Exhibit of still photography from filmmaker, writer, and artist Bruce Charlesworth. Opens Apr 18

Studio 2507
2507 SE Clinton, (541) 490-5968

Being Human, new work by Sorcha Meek. Opens Apr 20