Basquiat, Haring and Scharf, through December 22, IKON Ltd./Kay Richards, Bergamot Station, 310.828.6629.
Debbie Betts, A Passion For Cycling; Anne Ramis, Montage This; Sally Jacobs, Fresh From the Market: Contemporary Botanicals, through December 23, TAG Gallery, 2903 Santa Monica Blvd., 310.829.9556.
Does Religion Kill? Group show about issues of religion and power, through December 22, 18th Street Arts Center, 1639 18th St., 310.453.3711.
Lawrence Gipe, Zirkus und Variete, new paintings, through December 23, Bergamot Station, 310.828.1133.
Life, Death, Love, War, The Works, art by Margaret W. Gallegos, through December 23, FIG, Bergamot Station, 310.829.1345.
Lun*na Menoh, Mark Chiat, exhibit of art, through December 23, Track 16 Gallery, Bergamot Station, 310.264.4678.
A Midsummer Night’s Dream, through December 22, Little Theatre, Santa Monica High School, 601 Pico Blvd., 310.458.5939.
Utopia: Dreams Of Paradise And Responsibility, exhibit of 21 artists dealing with the theme of a perfect world, through December 29, A Shenere Velt Gallery, Workman’s Circle/Arbeter Ring, 1525 S. Robertson Blvd., LA, 310.552.2007.
Braveland, exhibit of art by Chris Oatey, Greg Santos and Ami Tallman, through January 27, Seeline Gallery, 1812 Berkeley St., 310.829.1727.
Kris Black, Robert Reagan, Maxine Smith, James Gray Gallery, Bergamot Station, 310.315.9502.
Frank Breuer, Containers and Poles, exhibition of photographs, through January 6, Gallery luisotti, Bergamot Station, 310.453.0043.
Lavi Daniel, Ink Wash Drawings, through January 20, Bobbie Greenfield Gallery, Bergamot Station, 310.264.0640.
Expressions, paintings by artists Yvette Martini and SooSan Suryawan and porcelain sculptures by Tali Ilan, through December 30, Schomburg Gallery, Bergamot Station, 310.453.5757.
James Fee, Jerry McMillan, Mark Swope, exhibits of photographs and paintings, through January 13, Craig Krull Gallery, Bergamot Station, 310.828.6410.
From Caspar David Friedrich to Gerhard Richter; German Paintings from Dresden, through April 29, Getty Center, 1200 Getty Center Dr., LA, 310.440.7360.
Gajin Fujita: Twilight Blush, exhibit of art, through December 30, LA Louver Gallery, 45 N. Venice Blvd., Venice, 310.822.4955.
8 x 10 MAX – Small But Powerful, group show of over 30 artists with nothing larger than 8” x 10”, through January 3, Blue Seven Gallery, 3129 Pico Blvd., 310.449.1444.
Lemons to Lemonade, exhibit of Black Dolls, through March 4, William Grant Stills Art Center, 2520 S. West View St., LA, 323. 734.1164.
Liminal Spaces: Photographs of Morocco by Rose-Lynn Fisher, through January 14, free, Fowler Museum at UCLA, North Campus, 310.825.8655.
MOCA’s Mark Rothkos, work from the permanent collection, through January 21, MOCA Pacific Design Center, 8687 Melrose Ave., WH, 213.626.6222.
Aernout Mik: Refraction, video installation by Dutch artist Aernout Mik, through December 31, Armand Hammer Museum, 10899 Wilshire Blvd., WW, 310.443.7000.
Oaxaca: Revolt, Resistance, Realities and Remembering, exhibit of Oaxacan art, through February 28, SPARC, 685 Venice Blvd., Venice, 310.822.9560.
1/8 of a Second: Slow Speed in the Fast Lane, exhibit of photographs by Terence Ford, through January 24, Deborah Page Gallery, 1028 Montana Ave., 310.458.4400.
On The Couch: Cartoons From The New Yorker, exhibit of cartoons dealing with psychoanalysis, through December 31, Skirball Cultural Center, 2710 N. Sepulveda Blvd., LA, 310.440.4500.
Kan Oshiro, Dan Douke, Driving With Dementia, art exhibit, through December 30, Rosamund Felsen Gallery, Bergamot Station, 310.828.8488.
Overview: Aerial Photos by pilot-photographers Scott Tucker and Griff Hoerner, through February 28, Ruskin Art Group Theatre, 3000 Airport Dr., 310.397.3244.
Public Faces/Private Spaces: Recent Acquisitions, exhibit of four American photographers, Donald Blumberg, Anthony Hernandez, Mary Ellen Mark and Bill Owens, through February 4, Getty Center, 1200 Getty Center Dr., LA, 310.440.7360.
The Road Not Taken: Photographs by Andrea Comsky, through January 1, Universal Art Gallery, 2001 Lincoln Blvd., Venice, 310.827.6858.
Andrew Schoultz: Loud and Quiet, through January 13, Taylor De Cordoba Gallery, 2660 S. La Cienega Blvd., LA, 310.559.9156.
Sculpture From The Sixties, work of six sculptors, through December 30, Frank Lloyd Gallery, Bergamot Station, 310.264.3866.
Smash and Tickle, group exhibit of art, through January 6, Sixteen: One Gallery, 2116-b Pico Blvd., 310.450.4394.
Stories in Stone, mosaics from Roman Africa, through April 30, The Getty Villa, 17985 PCH, PP, 310.440.7300.
Hunter S. Thompson, Gonzo, the first-ever exhibit of photography by Duke himself, through January 6, M + B Gallery, 612 N. Almont Dr., LA, 310.550.0050.
Consuelo Jimenez Underwood, Material Histories, exhibit of mixed media, through January 6, Patricia Correia Gallery, Bergamot Station, 310.264.1760.
Patsi Valdez, Turn the Tables, exhibit of paintings, through January 6, Patricia Correia Gallery, Bergamot Station, 310.264.1760.
The View From Here, solo art exhibit by David Trulli, through January 14, CoproNason Gallery, Bergamot Station, 310.829.2156.
Where We Live: Photographs of America from The Berman Collection, through February 25, Getty Center, 1200 Getty Center Dr., LA, 310.440.6198.