“See It With Words” is a show of abstract works that incorporate poetry or prose by Michelle Andres and Judy Jacobs, both published authors. It’s up at Arthouse on R, 1021 R St., Sacramento. 916-213-9747.
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Gail Chadell Nanao’s painting “Of All Things Lovely” is one of the engaging works in her show “ Nudes and Still Lifes” at b. sakata garo, 923 20th St., Sacramento. 916-447-4276.
Shimo Center for the Arts →
“Hover” is one of the complex, metaphysical studio still lifes in “Dialogues,” a show of recent oil paintings by Chris Daubert at Shimo Center for the Arts, 2117 28th St., Sacramento. 916-706-1162.
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“Baroque Sequence” is a multilayered composition by Charles Seery, whose paintings draw on a predetermined vocabulary of signs and elements. His show is up at Axis Gallery, 625 S St., Sacramento. www.axisgallery.org
“Dollhouse I” is one of Richard Gilles’ strong color photographs of “California Valley,” 24,000 acres of arid land unsuitable for farming or ranching that was marketed as a piece of the California Dream in a 1961 issue of Life magazine. It’s up in his one-person show at artspace1616, 1616 Del Paso Blvd., Sacramento. 916-849-1127.