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. Through Feb 2

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

* Basil Hallward Gallery at Powell's City of Books
1005 W Burnside St, 228-4651

Nakazora, an installation of photographs by Japanese artist Masao Yamamoto. Through Jan 31

Brian Marki Fine Art
2236 NE Broadway, 249-5659

In the exhibit Emergence, Portland painter Gordon Marshall continues his exploration of figurative abstraction. Through Jan 31

* Butters Gallery
520 NW Davis St, 248-9378

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

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

Whimsey II, a continued group exhibit featuring a mix of regional and national artists, including Horatio Hung-Yan Law, Katherine Aoki, and Hilary Pfeifer. Cris Moss, the founder of the "Donut Shop" exhibitions, unveils an installation entitled "Repetitions," an enigmatic blend of video and still work. Through Feb 2

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

Changing Stages, an exhibit of paintings by Victor Maldonado that follow a theatrical pathway. Kris Hargis presents a series of portraits and still-life paintings. Through Feb 2

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. Through Feb 2

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

The Littman gallery presents Country Days/City Nights, an exhibit of oil paintings by New York artist Myron Heise. The White Gallery offers up Still Life, a display of images by local photographer Tom Florio. At the Autzen Gallery, Cris Moss (of Donut Shop fame) presents new work. Through Jan 31

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

Laurie Austin presents evocative, mixed media work that incorporates dueling materials: steel and hair. David Reager displays recent assemblages that marry various metals. Through Feb 2

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, which reveals the artist's fascination with astronomy. Through Feb 2

* Photographic Image
240 SW 1st Ave, 224-3543

This is New York!, a group exhibit of photography that captures Times Square at various points in time during the last century. Through Feb 2

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

Photographer Manuel Alvarez Bravo is nearly a century old--in that time he has lived through and responded to a series of major events, including the Mexican Revolution. The display of his work at SKJ is just partial evidence of his amazing life journey. Also on view is work by New York photographer Suzanne Opton. Opton's color photographs are largely nude studies, which offer a poetic counterpart to the documentation presented by Bravo. Through Feb 23