Elliott Fouts Gallery
Micah Crandall-Bear's paintings hover between abstraction and representation with landscape implications. They are up at Elliott Fouts Gallery, 1831 P St., Sacramento. (916) 736-1429.
Alex Bult Gallery
Award-winning artist Matt Bult draws on a wide range of sources from Joseph Cornell to abstract expressionism in his recent collages and paintings of imaginary landscapes with avian inhabitants. They are up at Alex Bult Gallery, 1114 21st St., Suite B, Sacramento. (916) 476-5540.
Center for Contemporary Art
London-based artist and architect Gordon Shrigley poses questions about the relationship of lines to language in his multimedia installation at the Center for Contemporary Art, Sacramento, 1519 19th St., Sacramento. (916) 498-9811.
Chuck Seerey deconstructs and reconfigures strongly colored and textured forms to create new rhythmic patterns in his paintings at Axis Gallery, 1517 19th St., Sacramento. (916) 443-9900.
Bold color and expressive gesture come together in Robin Leddy Giustina's vibrant paintings of everyday life at Archival Gallery, 3223 Folsom Blvd, Sacramento. (916) 923-6204.