Martiros Adalian, Awakenings, Chris Mason, On and Off the Wall, through September 6, Lois Lambert Gallery, Bergamot Station, 310.829.6990.
California Regionalism: Oils on Canvas, through August 23, California Heritage Museum, 2612 Main St., 310.392.8537.
Cast In Bronze, French Sculpture from Renaissance to Revolution, through September 27, Getty Center, 1200 Getty Center Dr., LA, 310.440.7360.
The Chimaera of Arezzo, sculpture, through February 8, 2010, The Getty Villa, 17985 PCH, PP, 310.440.7300.
Cool Globes: Hot Ideas for a Cooler Planet, traveling exhibit of artist-decorated fiberglass globes with global warming messages, through July, Santa Monica Airport Park, corner of Bundy and Airport Dr., 310.458.8350.
Stephen Courtney, Affair in the Garden, exhibit of fine art furnishings, continues indefinitely, James Coleman Gallery, 1431 Ocean Ave., 310.393.7436.
Field of Vision, art by students in the SMC Emeritus art program, exhibit 2, through August 14, Emeritus College, 1227 2nd St., 310.434.4306.
Fowler In Focus: Masks of Sri Lanka, Fowler Museum at UCLA, WW, 310.825.4361.
Helen Frankenthaler, Woodcuts, David Hockney, Prints of Celia, through August 29, Greenfield-Sacks Gallery, Bergamot Station, 310.264.0640.
The Golden Graves of Ancient Vani, through October 5, The Getty Villa, 17985 PCH, PP, 310.440.7300.
Barkley L. Hendricks, Birth of the Cool, paintings 1964-2007, through August 22, Santa Monica Museum of Art, Bergamot Station, 310.586.6488.
Icons of the Desert: Early Aboriginal Paintings from Papunya, and Innovations in Western Desert Painting, 1972-1999: Selections from The Kelton Foundation, exhibits through August 2, Fowler Museum at UCLA, WW, 310.825.4288.
In The Garden, exhibit by six women artists, through August 13, Schomburg Gallery, Bergamot Station, 310.453.5757.
Robert Motherwell, prints and unique works on paper, through August 10, Leslie Sacks Fine Art, 11640 San Vicente Blvd., Brentwood, lesliesacks.com.
On Location in Malibu 2009: Paintings by the California Art Club, reception 5-7pm, through August 9, Frederick R. Weisman Museum of Art, Pepperdine University, 24255 PCH, Malibu, 310.506.4851.
Peta Orbach, through August 2, Bolivar Café, 1741 Ocean Park Blvd., 310.581.2344.
Night Town, group show of art inspired by James Joyce’s Ulysses, through August 19, Gallery Luisotti, Bergamot Station, 310.453.0043.
Paintings by Carolyn Fernandez, through September 30, SemiPrecious Gallery, 1028 Montana Ave., 310.899.0910.
Pictures of the Year International, exhibit of prize-winning photojournalism, through November 2, Annenberg Space for Photography, 2000 Avenue of the Stars, LA, 213.403.3000.
Julius Shulman and Juergen Nogai, recent architectural photographs, Larry Cohen, Views of Downtown Los Angeles (paintings), through August 8, Craig Krull Gallery, Bergamot Station, 310.828.6410.
Thirty-Six by Twenty-Seven, Stories of Santa Monica Beach, through September 30, Annenberg Community Beach House, 415 PCH, 310.458.3850.
The Valentine-Adelson Collection, through October 4, Hammer Museum, 10899 Wilshire Blvd., LA, 310.443.7016.