Arts & Theater

Critic’s choice: Best of Second Saturday

Anna Valdez’s “ References” is at EN-EM Gallery.
Anna Valdez’s “ References” is at EN-EM Gallery.

WAL Public Market “If You Do Me, I’ll Do You” is a group show of local artists, including Gale Hart, Gioia Fonda, Doug Biggert, and Nathan Cordero, in which the artists have randomly chosen each other as subjects for portraits. It’s up at WAL Public Market, 1104 R St., Sacramento. 916-209-9340.

EN-EM Gallery

Sacramento native Anna Valdez’s richly detailed, beautifully handled images score a hit at EN-EM Gallery, 1714 Broadway, Sacramento. 916-905-4368.

Axis Gallery

Angelique Benicio’s “Lolligagging” is included in the 10th Annual National Juried Exhibition, this year judged by Los Angeles artist-curator Max Presnell, at Axis Gallery, 625 S St., Sacramento.

b. sakata garo

Alice Shaw’s austere yet rich photographs of Southwestern desert scenes are up with jazzy, collaborative works by Robert-Jean Ray and Lou Bermingham at b. sakata garo, 923 20th St., Sacramento. 916-447-4276.

Viewpoint Gallery

Photographer Jim West presents an eclectic European tour in images, including “Venice Reflection” at Viewpoint Gallery, 2015 J St., Sacramento. 916-441-2341.