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

Display of work from Chicago photographer Terry Evans and Brooklyn shutterbug Vincent Cianni. Through Sept 30

Contemporary Crafts Gallery
3934 SW Corbett Ave, 223-2654

* Timeless Light: Contemporary Platinum Photography, an exhibition of over 100 platinum and palladium prints. Opens Sept 28

Elizabeth Leach Gallery

207 SW Pine St, 224-0521

Paintings by Victoria Adams, sculptures from Jessyca Burke, and photographs by Ken Smith. Through Sept 30

Froelick Adelhart
817 SW 2nd, 222-1142

* Scratch is new paintings, drawings, and sculpture from Rick Bartow, and Plans for a Beautiful City is mixed-media work from Robert Yoder. Through Sept 30

Groundswell Gallery
1800 NE Alberta, 331-1420

Desperate & Delicate, mixed-media work by Brooke Fitzgerald, that explores the theme of grieving the loss of a loved one. Opens Sept 28

Guardino Gallery
2939 NE Alberta, 281-9048

Photography by Bryan Wolf and found-object sculptures by George Von der Linden. Opens Sept 28

625 NW Everett St #108, 228-1683

* More Drawings for Nick Drake, a collection of recent graphite and oil drawings on mylar, by Seattle artist Chris St. Pierre. Through Sept 30

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

* Eleven Venezuelan Artists From the Land of the Sun, an exhibition featuring work from an artistic cultural exchange between L&B Viewing Room and Centro de Bellas Artes Museum in Maracaibo, Venezuela. Through Sept 29

Lewis & Clark College Gallery of Contemporary Art
615 SW Palatine Hill Rd, 768-7687

Seascapes, Nightscapes, and Hall of Thirty-three Boys, photographs by Hiroshi Sugimoto. Through Oct 22

Mark Wooley Gallery
120 NW 9th Ave, Suite 210, 224-5475

Mark Woolley presents Pin Up, an exhibition featuring Naked Velvet, paintings on velvet by Arnold Pander and Velour Girls: Skirts and Skin, a series of photographs by Marne Lucas. Through Sept 30

Marylhurst Art Gym
17600 Pacific Hwy, 699 6243

* Incidents and Ideas 1975-2000, an exhibition of drawings, photographs, and sculptures-including three outdoor works by artist Paul Sutinen. Through Oct 26

Matrix and Our Dream Galleries
2209 NE Alberta St, 288-3024

African Americans: Our Experience Will Never Be Forgotten, an exhibition of digital photography by Stephen Marc. Also, As the Old World and New World Merge, paintings by Anthony Jeffery and Travis Bonneau. Opens Sept 28

Nil Contemporary Art
328 NW Broadway #114, 221-3182

* Text: Dog and Pony Show: Images from the Fall 2000 Collection, an exhibition of photographs by Billy Caliente. Through Sept 30

Onda Gallery
2215 NE Alberta St, 493-1909

Eclectic Vision, an exhibition by the Inner Light Photographic Society, a group originating from Clark College in Vancouver. Opens Sept 28

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

* Echoes: A Century Survey, an exhibition of paintings, collages, drawings and writings by New York artist Arnold Mesches. Through Oct 14. Ravenous, an installation by Smith Dudley Eliot, at the Manuel Izquierdo Sculpture Gallery. Through Oct 30

604 NW 12 Ave, 222-0063

* Mortal Frames, embroidered pictures of animals, plants, and text by Elizabeth Knight. Through Sept 30

Photographic Image
240 SW 1st Ave, 224-3543

New Pictoralism, a group show of young artists, and New York Noir, nightscape photography from Orville Robertson. Through Oct 30

Portland State University
1825 W Broadway, Neuberger Hall, 725-5656

Callback, a group exhibition featuring 120 PSU alumni artists at Autzen Gallery, and Mysteries of Everday Life: 1976-2000, a photographic exhibition by Craig Pozzi at Gallery 299. Through Oct 27

Plain Jane
2936 NE Alberta St, 528-9691

Public debut of work by painter DY Wilson. Opens Sept 28

Pulliam Deffenbaugh
522 NW 12th Ave, 228-6665

Sugar/Skin, new works by Brenden Clenaghen and This Time, new sculptures by David French. Through Sept 30

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

Two photographic essays from Jim Steinhardt entitled Witness to the Working Man: Man on the Street and Witness to Childhood. Through Sept 30