Changing easel - Oct. 27, 2011

by: SUBMITTED PHOTO The students of Rudie Stevenson, whose art is shown above, will display their art Nov. 4 in the Sandy room at the West End Building from 6 to 9 p.m.

* Attic Gallery - 206 S.W. First Ave., Portland. Showing Mike Smith's new watercolors, Bryn Howell's oil paintings, Karl Kiser's encaustics on wood, Natalie Warrens' porcelain ceramics. First Thursday reception Nov. 3, 6 to 9 p.m. James Fenwick plays classical guitar. 503-228-7830;

* Audubon Society of Portland's Wild Arts Festival - Nov. 19 and 20, Montgomery Park, 2701 N.W. Vaughn, Portland. Featuring more than 70 artists and 30 authors. Admission is $6 for adults, kids 16 and under free.

* Bullseye Gallery - Portland artist Carrie Iverson reflects on the loss of language and memory in a series of ethereal installations called 'Correspondence.' Through Nov. 19. Kate Baker's 'Cipher' exhibit through Nov. 26. 300 N.W. 13th Ave., Portland. 503-227-0222.

* Butters Gallery - 520 N.W. Davis St., Portland. 'Not Just Wax' exhibit featuring Debra VanTuinen, Howard Hersh, Andrea Schwartz-Feit, Elise Wagner and Gilles Foisy's Alchemical Angels/Alchemical Angles, Nov. 3 through 26. 503-248-9378.

* Charles A. Hartman Fine Art - 134 N.W. Eighth Ave., Portland. Rachel Davis' 'Hometown' exhibit, Nov. 2 through 26, Jeffrey Conley's Winter, Nov. 30 through Jan. 14, 2012. 503-287-3886.

* Dragon Fire Gallery - First and Hemlock, Cannon Beach, Ore. Featuring the art of Lake Oswego artist Theresa Andreas-O'Leary and others. Nov. 4, 5, 6 with artist demonstrations and receptions 11 a.m. Saturday and Sunday. Live music.

* Elizabeth Leach Gallery - 417 N.W. Ninth Ave., Portland. 30th Anniversary Exhibition Program through Nov. 19, featuring Lee Kelly recent sculptures, Bonnie Bronson, painting, sculpture and works on paper. Body Gesture, a group exhibition of feminist art Nov. 22 through Jan. 28, 2012. www.elizabethlea

* Gallery Without Walls - Sculpture art throughout Lake Oswego. The Arts Council of Lake Oswego is planning for the next exhibit of GWW. Sculptors wishing to be considered should contact Susan Bitzer, program manager.

* Hoffman Gallery for Contemporary Art at Lewis and Clark College - 0615 S.W. Palatine Hill Road, Portland. Twenty past fellows of the Bonnie Bronson Fund - including David Eckard, Christine Bourdette, Marie Watt, M.K. Guth and Kristy Edmunds - display their work. Dec. 11. 503-768-7687.

* The Laura Russo Gallery - 805 N.W. 21st Ave., Portland. New works by Geoffrey Pagen and Roll Hardy. Artist talk with Hardy on Nov. 12. 503-226-2754.

* Multnomah Art Center -7688 S.W. Capitol Hwy., Portland. Annual open house showcasing instructors' talents. Nov. 4, 5 to 8:30 p.m. Reception, art demos and faculty music and dance recital. 503-823-2787.

* Oregon Society of Artists - 2185 S.W. Park Place, Portland. Group art show and reception Nov. 5 through Dec. 2, 1 to 4 p.m. daily Tuesday through Sunday. One block from Washington Park entrance. Free parking and treats. 503-228-0706.

* Oswego Heritage House - 398 10th St., Lake Oswego. Annual Holiday Art Show and Sale, Nov. 19, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Nov. 20, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Handmade gifts and art from 17 artists. 503-635-6373.

* he Stafford Bou-tique Retirement Com-munity - 1200 Overlook Drive. Showing the art of local artists from the Metro Critique Group Nov. 4 through 30. Artist reception Oct. 28, 4 to 5 p.m. 503-496-3729.

*West Linn Public Library - 1595 Burns St. Sue Allen's 'Wild and Tame' screenprints and artistic books on display through Nov. 29. 503-656-7853.

n West End Building - 4101 Kruse Way, Sandy room. Showing watercolors of students of Rudie Stevenson, Nov. 4 from 6 to 9 p.m.