There is a ceramics conference in Portland this month. Many galleries dedicate their shows to the medium in March.
Bean Finneran makes the minimal colorful ceramic work PDX Contemporary is known for. Jeffrey Mitchel goes more for baroque. A fun pairing. At PDX Contemporary Art www.pdxcontemporaryart.com 925 NW Flanders Map early close 8PM Free
Heidi Schwegler is known for sculptures which can make the viewer slightly uncomfortable. At UpFor Gallery www.upforgallery.com 929 NW Flanders early close 6PM-8 Free
Zemula Fleming's The Narrow View is themed on expectations and Christianity. At Wolff Gallery 618 NW Glisan, Suite R1 6PM-9 Free
Compound has We’re Still Angry, politically-themed art. At Compound Gallery, Portland's unofficial Japanese embassy www.compoundgallery.com 107 NW 5th 6PM-10
Patrick Seeley has schematic paper cut illustrations. At Impossible Box, 215 SW 1st 5PM-midnight Free
PNCA is recommended to stop in. They have long time cycle shows and pop ups distributed throughout the building. PNCA www.pnca.edu 511 NW Broadway Map 6PM-9 Free
Everett Lofts are recommended as always. It's easier for you to see them all than for me to write suggestions. Some close as early as 9PM. At the Everett Lofts 625 NW Everett. Bounded by NW Everett, Broadway, Flanders and 6th Map closing ranges from 9PM-10:30ish