Adamson Gallery "Barks for Art" is the title of the 13th cat and dog art show benefiting the Placer SPCA. It's up at the Adamson Gallery, 1021 R St., Suite 15, Sacramento. (916) 492-2207.
Elliott Fouts Gallery
Jeff Nebeker's ceramic dessert is among the tempting small originals in the holiday show at Elliott Fouts Gallery, 1831 P St., Sacramento (916) 736-1429.
Eric Dahlin's whimsical ceramics join works by Gary Pruner, Tim Collom, Kim Scott, Maija Peeples-Bright and others in "Small Treasures," a holiday show at Archival Gallery, 3223 Folsom Blvd., Sacramento. (916) 923-6204.
"Side By Side" is the title of a show by 14 area artists, among them Karen Bearson (art above), Ron Peetz, Shirley Hazlett, Phil Amrhein and Janice Nakashima, at Axis Gallery, 1517 19th St., Sacramento. (916) 443-9900.
Sacramento Temporary Contemporary
Works by Khalil Chishtee (art above) and Meech Miyagi come together in "Paper and Plastic" at the Sacramento Temporary Contemporary, 1616 Del Paso Blvd. (916) 921-1224.