* Alysia Duckler Gallery
1236 NW Hoyt St, 223-7595

Ornament, new paintings by Andrea Borsuk and Theatre of the Mind, a group show which includes wood sculptures by John Buck, as well as mixed media photographs by Heidi Kirkpatrick. Through Aug 31

* Augen Gallery
817 SW 2nd Ave, 224-8182

Mixed media collage work from Andrew Young, recent paintings by Kristin Broten, and 15 prints (made between 1975-1991) from the late Robert Motherwell. Through Sept 1

Berbati's Pan
231 SW Ankeny, 248-4579

Deadlines, a display of newspaper art by Portland artist ECS (aka Ernest C. Smitten). Through Aug 31

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

Claudio Cambon offers black and white photographs that document the shipbreaking and recycling of an American flagged merchant ship in Bangladesh. Don Normark presents a series of images that expose the history of three L.A. Mexican neighborhoods that were overtaken by developers in the 1950s. (This series is also represented in a show at the Basil Hallward Gallery) Through Sept 1

* Camerawork Gallery
Peterson Hall: 2255 NW Northrup, 245-1784

"Deviant" photographic exhibition by the members of P.A.U.G. (Polaroid Art Users Group). Through Sept 27

* Disjecta Gallery
116 NE Russell, 493-7353

Nicol Driscoll, art coordinator of Billy Reed's and Bryan Sureth, curator of Disjecta, present Politicrux, described as "an evening of social and political discourse." Work from 30 different artists will be on hand, accompanied by live music performance. Opens Aug 25, 6 pm, free

* Elizabeth Leach Gallery
207 SW Pine St, 224-0521

Motion Pictures, recent paintings by NY artist Peter Drake. Code Drawings, recent works on paper by Tony Evanko, and Public Structures, recent work by Mark Smith. Also on view is Layering, a group show featuring a varied cast of local and national artists. Through Sept 1

* Froelick Gallery
817 SW 2nd Ave, 222-1142

In Gravity, T. Wingert presents sparse and moody prints that incorporate engraving into acrylic monoprints.

Kevin Kadar displays 35 figurative paintings on paper. Through Sept 1

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

The Littman gallery presents work by two recent PSU graduates. Raven Llyod explores personal issues through a variety of media, and Katie Humphries presents a series of oil paintings that focus on fabric and clothing. The White Gallery displays black and white photography by Tamara Lischka, which details the human hand. Through Aug 31

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

New work from Tom Hardy and David Inkpen. Lance Morrison presents new paintings in Resonant Line. Through Aug 31

Multnomah Arts Center
7688 SW Capitol Hwy, 823-3187

Multnomah Historical Association presents Multnomah Then and Now, photographs, drawings and paintings of early Multnomah Village and surrounding areas. Through Sept 5

604 NW 12th Ave, 222-0063

Molly Vidor presents new, floral, still-life paintings. Through Sept 1

625 NW Everett #110, 274-1897

Integration of Life and Psyche, oil paintings by Eve Sparrow Fox. Through Aug 31

Studio 2507
2507 SE Clinton, 957-6800

A-Z, An Alphabet of Images, a series of collages on index cards and related mixed media paintings by Sarah Landwehr. Through Sept 28

The Doors Studio
1225 SW Morrison, 927-544-1601

Alternative View, a display of urban, abstract paintings by JD Davis. Through Sept 7

The Space
1307 SW First Ave, 274-7929

The Charlie White Gallery at The Space presents figurative, satirical works on paper by Jerry Baron. Through Aug 31