The Art of Ancient Greek Theatre, through Jan. 3, Getty Villa, 17985 Pacific Coast Highway, Pacific Palisades, 310.440.7300.
William Brice, Drawings 1960-1985, through Dec. 31, LA Louver Gallery, 45 North Venice Boulevard, Venice, 310.822.4955.
Flights of Fancy, Bobbie Rich Fine Art presents art show of children and adults, through Jan. 2, Pacific Palisades Library, 861 Alma Real Drive, Pacific Palisades, 213.447.7387.
Eva Hesse Spectres, Mark Manders: Parallel Occurrences/Documented Assignments, art exhibits, through Jan. 2, 2011, Hammer Museum, 10899 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, 310.443.7016.
John Mason, New Wall Reliefs, through Dec.31, Frank Lloyd Gallery, Bergamot Station, 310.264.3866.
Christy Oates: Tradition Meets Technology; Carmen Spera: Guns and Roses, through Jan. 2, Lois Lambert Gallery/Gallery of Functional Art, Bergamot Station, 310.829.6990.
Ron Reihel, Cycles, through Jan. 5, Frank Pictures Gallery, Bergamot Station, 310.828.0211.
Lisa Rinzler, photographs on glass, through Jan.5, 2011, Frank Pictures Gallery, Bergamot Station, 310.828.0211.
The Player, by Robert Altman, 8 p.m., free, Vidiots Annex, 302 Pico Blvd., 310.392.8508.
A Serious Man, the Coen Brothers’ contemporary take on the book of Job, 3 p.m., free, MLK Jr. Auditorium, Santa Monica Main Library, 601 Santa Monica Boulevard, 310.458.8600.
Joe LaRusso: Photographs, exhibit of black and white images of jazz artists, reception 5 to 6:30 p.m., through February 4, Emeritus College Art Gallery, 1227 Second Street, 310.434.4306.
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Photo LA, Jan. 13-16
Martin Luther King Jr. Day Events, Jan.14-17
Underwater Parks Day, January 15