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Arabian Knights, photographs by Wouter Deruytter, Johnny Robertson’s paintings, and Roxa Smith’s new gouache paintings, George Billis Gallery, 2716 S. La Cienega Blvd., Los Angeles, through May 7, (310) 838-3687. The Arts and Crafts Movement in Europe and America, 1880 – 1920: Design for the Modern World, on view at LACMA, 5905 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles, through April 3, (323) 857-6522. Blue McRight: Morandi’s Lawn, and Kota Ezawa: On Photography, Santa Monica Museum of Art, Bergamot Station, through May 14, (310) 586-6488. Collaboration and Identity, paintings by Rachelle Mark and Susan Weinberg, BGH Gallery, Bergamot Station, through May 22. *Einstein, a groundbreaking collaboration with Caltech and the J. Paul Getty Trust, and USC, the most comprehensive presentation ever mounted on the life and theories of the greatest scientist of the 20th century, The Skirball Cultural Center, 2701 N. Sepulveda Blvd., L.A., through May 29, (310) 440-4500. Carlos Estrada-Vega, between 12 and 5,000 paintings, d.e.n., 6023 Washington Blvd., Culver City, through April 30, (310) 559-3023. Patricia Chidlaw’s “On Blue Highways,” Terrence Rogers Fine Art, 1231 Fifth St., through May 7, (310) 394-4999. Flotsam, photographic collages, by Steve Banks, The Artists Gallery, 2903 Santa Monica Blvd., through April 23, (310) 829-9556. Follow Me: A Fantasy, a group show, Arena | Gallery, 3026 Airport Ave., Santa Monica, through April 9, (310) 397-7449. Shizuko Greenblatt’s “Infinite Growth Series,” and Steve Banks photographs, reception 5 – 7:30 p.m., The Artists Gallery, 2903 Santa Monica Blvd., through April 23, (310) 829-9556. Hold This…Contemporary Objects, Wearable Art and Jewelry Exhibition, Sculpture to Wear, 818 11th St., through April 24, (310) 260-1957. Jimi Gleason’s Guided by Light and Aaron Peterson’s Urban Bop, Ruth Bachofner Gallery, Bergamot Station, through April 2, (310) 829-3300. Katharina Grosse’s New Works on canvas and an installation, Christopher Grimes Gallery, 916 Colorado Ave., through April 9, (310) 587-3373. Group Sexy, a group show with ten emerging artists, from Los Angeles, Texas, New York and Germany, Cartelle Gallery, 310 Washington Blvd., #119, Marina Del Rey, through April 17, (310) 574-9689. *Groves of Gold, California Fruit Box Labels, California Heritage Museum, 2612 Main St., through August 14, (310) 392-8537. George Herms: Hot Set, guest curated by Walter Hopps, Santa Monica Museum of Art, Bergamot Station, through May 14, (310) 586-6488. Humanitas, art show and book, Peter Fetterman Gallery, Bergamot Station, through April 9, (310) 453-6463. Iron the Boustier: new exhibit of mixed media works on display at Ruskin Group Theatre, 3000 Airport Dr. (near Santa Monica Airport), through April 9, (310) 397-3244. Rachel Lachowicz’ first solo exhibition, Shoshana Wayne Gallery, Bergamot Station, through May 7, (310) 453-7535. Night People features jazz photography by Ron Javorsky, through April 30, Schomburg Gallery, Bergamot Station, (310) 453-5757. One Hundred Seasons, new works by Tiffany Bozic, BLK/MRKT Gallery, 6009 Washington Blvd., through May 7, (310) 837-1989. Portraits from the Belly of the Whale, by Michael Garlington, Stephen Cohen Gallery, 7358 Beverly Blvd., L.A., through May 7, www.stephencohengallery.com. Private Drama, figurative paintings, circa 1930 – 2005, group show, Obsolete, 222 Main St., Venice, through May 2, (310) 399-0024. Quiet Time, work by Barbara Drucker, Robin McCauley, Diane Katsiaficas, and Masako Takahashi, 18th Street Arts Center, 1639 18th St., through April 8, (310) 453-3711. *Frank Romero and Gilbert “Magu” Lujan’s New Works: Paintings & Sculpture, Patricia Correia Gallery, Bergamot Station, through April 16, (310) 264-1760. Mark Swope’s “Elysian Fields,” and Connie Jenkins’ “Paintings,” Craig Krull Gallery, Bergamot Station, through April 2, (310) 828-6410. Thing: New Sculpture from Los Angeles, featuring 20 up-and-coming, Los Angeles based artists, Hammer Museum, 10899 Wilshire Blvd., L.A., through June 5, (310) 443-7056. The Tibetan Photo Project, the first collection of photos taken by Tibetans living in Exile, images of the Dalai Lama, Antioch University, 400 Corporate Pointe, Culver City, through April 29, (805) 962-8179. Tomorrow’s Masters, group exhibition featuring works by four young painters whose styles range from pure abstract to photo realism, M. Hanks Gallery, 3008 Main St., through June 11. William and Frances Attaway, exhibiting at BGH Gallery, Bergamot Station, through April 17, (310) 315-9502.