Portland Art Museum
1219 SW Park Ave, 226-2811

* Form, Spirit, and Metamorphosis: The Camera Work of Weston, Cunningham, White, and Walker, an exhibition featuring selected works from four master American photographers. Through Sept 2.

2001 Oregon Biennial, 20 artists from Oregon have been selected to represent the current state of the northwest scene. Notables include Mark R. Smith, Lucinda Parker, and Jan Reeves. Artist lectures will be held every Sunday in May. Through June 24

Remington, Russell, and the Language of Western Art
, an exhibit of the crowd-pleasing genre. Through June 24

Alberta Arts Pavilion

2315 Alberta

Reggie Petry, owner of the pavilion and part-owner of Our Dreams Gallery, has curated an exhibition of 12 middle and high school students. The participants are from Open Meadow Alternative Schools, a nonprofit, private alternative to the public education system. Through June 26

Alphabet Dress
3914 N Michigan

On June 12 only, the monthly travelling house-gallery opens, with painters Adam Sorenson and Pearl. It's DIY stuff, so you can't look at it like you're in an Art History course. 7pm, plus live music.

Alysia Duckler Gallery
1236 NW Hoyt St, 223-7595

Bulfinch's Mythology, an exhibit of paintings by Julie Paschkis that portray fragments of Greek mythology and Evocation Series, sculptures by Christine Clark that represent the human form. Opens June 5

Augen Gallery

817 SW 2nd Ave, 224-8182

The gallery presents a group of prints by international art star Frank Stella that span 1974-1998. Sir Render is an exhibit of new abstract, encaustic paintings by Chris Kelly. Opens June 7

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

* House of Alters, a series of color photographs by Seth Thompson that document Mexican and Cuban interiors. Relative Moments is an exhibit of black and white images by Deanna Dikeman that illuminates ordinary life by showcasing her relatives in familiar surroundings. Opens June 7

1325 NE Fremont St, 280-8845

Bronze studies of the female form by Daniel Baharier. Opens June 7

Broderick Gallery

814 SW 1st Ave, 224-4020

Abstractions and Transformations, an exploration of two and three-dimensional forms by Deborah Cooper Sidlin and June Kerseg-Hinson. Opens June 7

Bullseye Connection Gallery
300 NW 13th Ave, 227-0222

* An installation of works in cast and kiln-formed glass, by noted ceramist Jun Kaneko. Through June 30

Butters Gallery
520 NW Davis St, 248-9378

Painter Melinda Stickney-Gibson displays a new set of narrative abstractions and Rebecca Welz presents a cast of recent sculptures. Opens June 7

Chetwynd Stapylton Gallery
615 SW Broadway, 223-4226

On display in the upper gallery is Musicians of the Baroque Orchestra, works in watercolor by Bill Papas. French Accents, an exhibit of 12 French artists working in watercolor, oil, pastels, and sculpture continues in the lower gallery. Opens June 7

Contemporary Crafts Gallery
3934 SW Corbett Ave, 223-2654

Passing Scenes, narrative wood sculptures by Stan Peterson. Opens June 7

Elizabeth Leach Gallery
207 SW Pine St, 224-0521

* Sean Healy's exhibit, Nesting Instinct, presents recent wall sculptures constructed from industrial plastics and photographs. Opens June 7

Fragile Circus
, cast bronze sculptures by Christine Bourdette that utilize the metaphorical power of birds. Through June 23.

Bonnie Bronson Fellowship Tenth Anniversary Exhibition, a group exhibit featuring past fellowship recipients. The work is on display at Reed College's Gray Center Lounge in Kaul Auditorium through June 21.

Fifth Element
404 NW 10th Ave, Suite 1, 279-9042

Bloom, exhibit of ceramic objects by Canadian artist Kathryn Finnerty that includes teapots, cream, and sugar sets, tumblers, and watering cans. Opens June 7

Fleck Gallery
625 NW Everett # 102, 223-2066

* Sarah Nurmela offers strong figurative work done in various media and TIna Edwards presents black and white photography chronicling a journey through Wyoming and Montana. Opens June 7

Froelick Gallery
817 SW 2nd Ave, 222-1142

* In her exhibit Here on Earth, Melinda Thorsnes presents a group of canvases that feature solitary figures. Opens June 7

Gallery 101
625 NW Everett # 101, 224-4557

Anatomy of Art, paintings accompanied by an essay by Drew Lantrip and Puzzler Pieces, monochromatic paintings by George Pacheco. Opens June 7

Gallery 33
1400 NW Everett St, 219-9900

Oil landscapes by Shirin Mackeson and hand-crafted, wood vessels by Steven Kale. Opens June 7

Gallery Schmallery
2132 SE Division, 239-3735

Glass Garden, a collection of stained glass windows by Lael Easton. Opens June 1

Gallery Untitled
723 NW 18th, 222-1822

* Abstract, color photography by Geza Darrah. Opens June 7

Gottlieb Gallery

55 SW Taylor, 241-1070

Streets, Land & Sea, an exhibit of impressionistic oil paintings by Margaret Coe. Through June 16

Graystone Gallery
3279 SE Hawthorne Blvd, 238-0651

Marcia Jeglum presents watercolors from the Mermaid Nursery Rhyme series and Jamil Scherief displays a selection of glazed ceramics. Through June 17

Guardino Gallery
2939 NE Alberta, 281-9048

Beading Beyond Boundaries, a group of female artists expand on the use of beads, and blur the distinction between art and craft. Through June 26

Hawthorne Arts Gallery
4134 SE Hawthorne Blvd, 231-7466

Utilitarianism, what about the Individual?, figurative oil paintings by Jason Brown. Unfortunately, this exhibit will be the last for the east side gallery. Opens June 7

Heathman Hotel mezzanine gallery
1001 SW Broadway, 241-4100

Original oil and watercolor paintings by Jack Dudley that depict the life and land of the American Southwest, Mexico, and Latin America. Through July 14

In Cahoots Artspace
5340 N Interstate Ave, 823-2070

* Contemporary Letterpress Broadsides, an exhibit featuring 13 Northwest letterpress printers. Opens June 7

Indus Books

1808 NE Alberta, 281-2476

Known also a "renegade musician" and bookseller, Brian Koelling presents narrative paintings. Through June 27

Infusion Gallery

2929 NE Alberta, 335-7085

Mixed media sculptures by Anissa Couey that explore "a space where the modern and the medieval overlap." Through June 24

Jules Gallery

1110 NW Flanders St, Suite 100, 775-1923

The mother and son combo of Jeff and Marge Rood present individual and collaborative paintings. Opens June 7

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

* Drawing Breath, a display of organic objects by Dana Lynn Louis, and See-Through, a selection of paintings and prints by Rae Mahaffey that feature a kaleidoscope of patterns. Opens June 7

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

* What Do You Do? An exhibit featuring artists that are employeed in the arts and actively creating their own work. Opens June 6

Littman and White Galleries Portland State University

Smith Center 1825 SW Broadway, 2nd Floor , 725-5656

* The Littman Gallery hosts an exhibit of surreal, figurative paintings by nationally acclaimed artist David Palmer. The White Gallery showcases the work of the Portland Photographers Forum. Opens June 7

Margo Jacobson
1039 NW Glisan, 224-7287

* Assortment, new sculpture and prints by Brad Rude and Flight, color viscosity monotypes by Kim Osgood. Opens June 7.

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

* Borg Botanicals, mixed media ceramic work from Tim Diggles and new oil paintings by Angelina Woolly that explore mixed race issues. Opens June 7

Medicine Hat Gallery
1834 NE Alberta, 282-4083

Kristian Emerson Marson presents A Study in Voyeurism, an opportunity for the viewer to look through peepholes and discover various photographic worlds. Through June 26

Onda Gallery
2215 NE Alberta St, 493-1909

Male of the Species, ethereal, figurative paintings by Anne John. Through June 26

Orlo Exhibition Space
2516 NW 29th, 242-2330

Orlo Air Show, four artists: Larissa Brown, Rachel Hibbard, Dana Lynn Louis, and Stephanie Speight unveil work that focuses on the air we breathe. Paintings, installations, and interactive displays provoke a dialogue about air quality. Through June 9

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

* 2001 Thesis Exhibition on view in the Stevens Painting Studios. 51 graduating artists display samples of burgeoning genius. Through June 9


604 NW 12th Ave, 222-0063

* Portraits, a mixed media display from artist Malia Jensen. Through June 9

Photographic Image

240 SW 1st Ave, 224-3543

* Christopher Burkett presents large format photographs that capture magnificent landscapes. Summer Homework, an exhibit of black and white photographs images of Japan by Keiji Iwai. Opens June 7

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

Home Space, an installation by Jen Katz that involves viewer participation. The artist invites individuals to write letters to home. These letters will then accumulate on the wall-a sea of envelopes that symbolize family relationships and the place called "home." Through June 22

Pulliam Deffenbaugh

522 NW 12th Ave, 228-6665

Recent abstract paintings by G.Lewis Clevenger that hover under an architectural influence. Curtis Phillips exhibits Miniatures, twenty small, oil and wax on wood paintings.

The Pulliam Deffenbaugh Broadway Gallery presents Free as a Bird, new steel sculptures by Mark Bulwinkle that play with the fowl form. Opens June 5

625 NW Everett #110, 274-1897

After the Baby, an exhibit of stylized nudes on canvas by Ilima Considine. Opens June 7

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

* The Photography of Dance, an exhibit of vintage and contemporary photography that explores the theme of dance. Opens June 6

Shaffer Fine Art Gallery

308 SW 1st Ave, 295-4979

The artist Hessam presents new abstract works on canvas and paper that illuminate themes of women and music. Opens June 1


625 NW Everett #109, 971-544-1365

Kentucky Death Mask, group exhibit featuring Tyler Kline, Dan Ness, Keith Rosson and others. Opens June 7