Issues to do: L.A. and Orange County museums in April

Issues to do: L.A. and Orange County museums in April

Traditional lowriders, a salute to the buffalo troopers and a celebration of the common-or-garden Jewish delicatessen lead our April listing of exhibitions throughout Southern California.

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‘A Legacy of Loss: There Have been No Roses There’
L.A.-based artist Jenny Yurshansky, the daughter of refugees from Soviet-era Moldova, explores household migration and exile on this exhibition on view by way of Could 12. American Jewish College, Marjorie and Herman Platt Gallery, 15600 Mulholland Drive, L.A. Open by appointment solely, Mondays-Thursdays and choose Sundays. Free.

‘For Race and Nation: Buffalo Troopers in California’
The historical past of the U.S. Military’s all-Black frontier-era regiments is instructed by way of artifacts, audio interviews, pictures, interval uniforms, and so forth., on this exhibit on view April 13 by way of Oct. 30. Additionally on view: “Mario Moore | Enshrined: Presence + Preservation,” portraits celebrating frontline and important staff, members of marginalized teams and others (by way of Oct. 2). California African American Museum, 600 State Drive, Exposition Park, L.A. Closed Mondays. Free. (213) 744-7432.

‘Constructing the Necessities: Ferne Jacobs’
A retrospective of fiber artwork by the veteran L.A.-based artist is on view April 2 by way of June 18. Craft in America Heart, 8415 W. third St., L.A. Open Tuesdays-Saturdays. Free.

‘Mild & Matter: The Artwork of Matthew Brandt’
A profession survey that includes greater than 100 pictures and multimedia works is on view April 21 by way of Sept. 4. Additionally on view: “Night Mile: The Work of Julika Lackner,” panorama work of Southern California at evening (by way of Could 1). Forest Garden Museum, 1712 S. Glendale Ave., Glendale. Open Wednesdays-Sundays. Free.

‘Lonesome Crowded West: Works from MOCA’s Assortment’
This exhibit interrogating the mythos versus the fact of the American West is on view April 24 by way of Feb. 19. Additionally on: “Pipilotti Rist: Massive Heartedness, Be My Neighbor,” movies, installations and sculptures by the Swiss multimedia artist (by way of June 6). The Geffen Modern at MOCA, 152 N. Central Ave., Little Tokyo, downtown L.A. Open Wednesdays-Mondays. Particular ticketed exhibition prices $10-$18 (advance buy required; every ticket is sweet for a free second go to); kids youthful than 12, free. (213) 626-6222.

‘Persia: Historic Iran and the Classical World’
An exhibition of royal sculpture, luxurious objects, non secular photographs, and so forth., on mortgage from museums within the U.S., Europe and the Center East, is on view April 6 by way of Aug. 8. Additionally on view: “Assyria: Palace Artwork of Historic Iraq,” reduction sculptures, on mortgage from the British Museum (by way of Sept. 5). The Getty Villa, 17985 Pacific Coast Freeway, Pacific Palisades. Closed Tuesdays. Free; advance reservations required. (310) 440-7300.

‘Maize: Previous, Current & Future’
The central position that this hardy cereal grain, additionally referred to as corn, has performed in Mexico’s meals tradition from historic instances to the current is explored on this exhibit on show by way of April 30. Additionally on view: the semi-permanent exhibit “Cazuelas y un recetario: Household Heirlooms” (ongoing). LA Plaza Cocina , 555 N. Spring St., downtown L.A. Open Monday-Friday. Free.

‘Work and Soul: Two Many years of Apply’
Hardly ever proven works in metal, stone and bronze by Laguna Seaside-based sculptor Gerard Basil Stripling are on view April 9 by way of June 12. Additionally on view: “Our Good friend Wayne Thiebaud,” a celebration of the beloved California painter who died in December (by way of Aug. 8). Laguna Artwork Museum, 307 Cliff Drive, Laguna Seaside. Closed Wednesdays. $9, $12; kids 12 and youthful are free. (949) 494-8971.

‘Lee Alexander McQueen: Thoughts, Mythos, Muse’
This exploration of the iconoclastic British designer’s inventive course of and influences is on view April 24 by way of Oct. 9. Additionally on view: “Ai Weiwei: Circle of Animals/Zodiac Heads,” a brand new outside exhibit that includes fantastical sculptures by the famend Chinese language artist and activist (ongoing); “Black American Portraits,” a centuries-spanning number of work, drawings and pictures of African People drawn from LACMA’s collections (by way of April 17); “Mixpantli: House, Time, and the Indigenous Origins of Mexico” (by way of Could 1) ; “Barbara Kruger: Considering of You. I Imply Me. I Imply You.” works by the multimedia artist, recognized for her visually placing collages that mix black-and-white photographs with boldface kind, are featured in a decades-spanning, campus-wide retrospective (by way of July 17); Los Angeles County Museum of Artwork, 5905 Wilshire Blvd., L.A. Closed Wednesdays. $10-$25; ages 2 and youthful are free; reductions out there to L.A. County residents. (323) 857-6010.

‘Previous and New Goals: Latest Acquisitions in a Assortment’
Newly added items by Camille Henrot, Ian Cheng and others are exhibited with works from the museum’s assortment; although Sept. 11. Additionally on view: “Constructing Artwork,” a brand new sequence of out of doors artworks created for MoCA’s facade, launches with the Derek Fordjour set up “Sonic Growth” (ongoing). Museum of Modern Artwork (MoCA), 250 S. Grand Ave., downtown L.A. Open Thursdays-Sundays. Free; particular exhibitions, $10, $18. (213) 626-6222.

‘Crack Rodriguez: Dream Group’
An exhibit spotlighting the younger Salvadoran artist and activist’s spontaneous efficiency items in public areas is on view by way of July 24. Museum of Latin American Artwork, 628 Alamitos Ave., Lengthy Seaside. Open Tuesdays-Fridays. $7, $10; youthful than 12, free; advance buy prompt.

‘Arte Para la Gente’
A profession retrospective of works by influential Chicana artist Margaret Garcia are on view by way of Could 31. Additionally on view: “America’s Revolution: George Stuart Historic Figures,” small sculptures of the Founding Fathers and others (by way of April 30); “Crossing Borders,” works by artists who immigrated to, or whose mother and father immigrated to, the U.S. (by way of Could 31). Museum of Ventura County, 100 E. Essential St., Ventura. Open Thursday-Sunday. Free.

‘Genetically United’
Works by artists who’re associated by blood are displayed on this group present on view April 2 by way of 30. Orange County Heart for Modern Artwork, 117 N. Sycamore St., Santa Ana. Open Fridays-Sundays; by appointment, Mondays-Thursdays. Free. (714) 667-1517.

‘Icons of Darkness’
This pop-up exhibition options props and costumes from traditional sci-fi, fantasy, superhero and horror movies, together with the “Alien,” “Terminator,” “Batman” and “Harry Potter” franchises; by way of Could 1. Ovation Hollywood, 6801 Hollywood Blvd., Hollywood. Open every day. $15-$30.

‘Lowriders and Customs Vault Show’
Classic examples of L.A.’s classic-car tradition are actually on show within the Legends Gallery. Additionally on view: “Vehicles of Movie and Tv,” automobiles from “Ghostbusters,” “Batman,” “Again to the Future,” and so forth. (ongoing). Petersen Automotive Museum, 6060 Wilshire Blvd., L.A. Open Wednesdays-Sundays. Particular exhibition price: $40-$65 (contains admission to the remainder of the museum); common admission: $11-$16; kids youthful than 4 are free; advance buy required. (323) 930-2277.

‘Studio 2022’
Multidisciplinary works-in-progress by six native artists and collectives rotate out and in of the gallery house on a weekly foundation by way of Could 8. The Gallery at REDCAT, 631 W. 2nd St., downtown L.A. Closed Mondays. Free.

‘I’ll Have What She’s Having: The Jewish Deli’
The standard origins of the Jewish delicatessen in America are traced through pictures, menus, neon signage, and so forth., on this exhibit on view April 14 by way of Sept. 5. Skirball Cultural Heart, 2701 N. Sepulveda Blvd., L.A. Closed Mondays. $7-$12; particular exhibition pricing: $13-$18; admission is free for everybody on Thursdays and for youngsters youthful than 2 every single day; advance timed-entry tickets required. (310) 440-4500.

‘Sonic Terrains in Latinx Artwork’
Works by Latinx sound artists previous and current are offered on this exhibition on view April 30 by way of July 30. Vincent Value Artwork Museum (VPAM), East Los Angeles Faculty, 1301 Avenida Cesar Chavez, Monterey Park. Open Wednesdays-Saturdays. Free. (323) 265-8841.

‘The Medium Is the Message: Flags and Banners’
Authorities-issued flags and political banners from previously communist nations are displayed with up to date works on this exhibit on view April 10 by way of Oct. 23. Additionally on view: “Martin Roemers: Relics of the Chilly Conflict,” photographs of deserted army bases, crumbling monuments, and so forth., taken by the Dutch photographer (April 10 by way of Oct. 23); “Lightguardhouse,” set up by Farrah Karapetian (April 10 by way of Oct. 23). Wende Museum, 10808 Culver Blvd., Culver Metropolis. Open Friday-Sunday. Free; reservations beneficial for teams of six or extra. (310) 216-1600.

‘Extraction: Earth, Ashes, Mud’
Works by Kim Abeles, Matthew Brandt and others are on view April 2 by way of Could 14. Additionally on view: the group exhibits “Nearer Now: Intimacy in a Rehabilitating Society” and “Darkroom: The Upshot of Trans-Efficient Solidarity” (April 2 by way of Could 14). Torrance Artwork Museum (TAM), 3320 Civic Heart Drive, Torrance. Closed Sunday-Monday. Free.

Bubblefest 2022
This family-friendly particular occasion contains science demonstrations, a laser present, interactive displays, paddle boats and an inflatable impediment course, working by way of April 17. Discovery Dice Orange County, 2500 N. Essential St., Santa Ana. Open every day. Particular occasion pricing, $23.95-$32.90; common museum admission: $14.95-$19.95.

Persevering with

Academy Museum of Movement Photos
The Academy of Movement Image Arts and Sciences’ newly opened shrine to all issues cinema options displays exploring the artwork and craft of filmmaking, historic memorabilia together with props and costumes, plus film screenings, movie sequence and artist talks. 6067 Wilshire Blvd., L.A. Open every day. $15-$25; ages 17 and youthful are free. Reservations required. (323) 930-3000.

‘Linked Areas: Cheryl Ann Thomas + Michael F. Rohde’
Ceramic sculptures by California artist Thomas and woven tapestries by her longtime buddy Rohde are on show by way of Aug. 21. Additionally on view: “Ashwini Bhat: Imprinted, Assembling California,” sculptures, pictures and a video work by the San Francisco artist (by way of Could 1). American Museum of Ceramic Artwork, 399 N. Garey Ave., Pomona. Open Fridays-Sundays. $7-$21; 12 and youthful, free; pay what you’ll be able to, the primary Friday of every month; advance timed-entry tickets required. (909) 865-3146.

‘how we’re in time and house: Nancy Buchanan, Marcia Hafif and Barbara T. Smith’
Works by the three veteran artists and longtime associates (by way of June 12). Armory Heart for the Arts, 145 N. Raymond Ave., Pasadena. Open by appointment, Friday-Sunday solely. Free.

‘The Silent West’
Film posters from the silent movie period are on view on this ongoing exhibit. Autry Museum of the American West, 4700 Western Heritage Manner, Griffith Park, L.A. Closed Mondays. $6-$14; kids youthful than 3 are free; reservations out there on-line; walk-ups allowed. (323) 667-2000.

‘Ann Phong: Re-Evaluating Regular’
The California artist’s large-scale work exploring the pandemic, social strife and environmental degradation are on show by way of Could 21. Begovich Gallery, Cal State Fullerton, 800 N. State Faculty Blvd. Open Tuesdays-Thursdays; Fridays by appointment. Free.

‘Parisian Ecologies: The Metropolis Remodeled in Nineteenth-Century Prints and Drawings’
Classic photographs of Paris, on view by way of June 25. Benton Museum of Artwork, Pomona Faculty, 120 W. Bonita Ave., Claremont; open Tuesdays-Saturdays. Free; reservations required.

‘Everest: Ascent to Glory’
The tales of the explorers and guides who first tried to scale the world’s tallest mountain are instructed in pictures, movie and artifacts on this exhibit on view by way of Aug. 28. Additionally on view: “All That Glitters: The Crown Jewels of the Walt Disney Archives,” jewellery and equipment utilized in Disney and twentieth Century Studios movie are featured on this special-ticketed exhibition (by way of June 19). Bowers Museum, 2002 N. Essential St., Santa Ana. Closed Mondays. “All That Glitters”: $10-$25 (contains museum admission); normal admission: $10-$15; kids youthful than 12 are free; advance buy beneficial. (714) 567-3600.

‘Infinity Mirrored Room — The Souls of Hundreds of thousands of Mild Years Away’
This common immersive setting created by artist Yayoi Kusama has now reopened (separate reservation required). Additionally on view: “Since Unveiling: Chosen Acquisitions of a Decade,” works by John Baldessari, Julie Mehretu and others added to the Broad assortment over the past 10 years (by way of April 3). The Broad, 221 S. Grand Ave., downtown L.A. Open Wednesday-Sunday. Free; advance timed-entry tickets required; no on-site standby line. (213) 232-6200.

‘Panorama By way of the Eyes of Abstraction’
The idea of the standard panorama portray is reimagined in multimedia works by noteworthy artists together with Kim Abeles, Laddie John Dill and Claudia Parducci; by way of July 31. California Museum of Artwork Thousand Oaks on the Oaks, 350 W. Hillcrest Drive. Open Thursday-Sunday. Free. (805) 405-5240.

‘Angkor: The Misplaced Empire of Cambodia’
Day by day life within the capital of the traditional Khmer empire is illuminated by way of artifacts and a companion IMAX documentary on this particular ticketed exhibition on view Sept. 5. California Science Heart, 700 Exposition Park Drive, L.A. Open every day. Everlasting displays are free; particular exhibitions, together with IMAX movies, fluctuate in worth. Reservations required. (323) 724-3623.

‘Tupac Shakur. Wake Me After I’m Free’
The influential rapper who died in 1996 is remembered on this exhibition that includes sound installations, poetry, private results and extra; by way of Could 1. The Canvas @ L.A. Stay, Georgia Road and Olympic Boulevard, downtown L.A. $19.50-$49.50.

‘Norman Rockwell within the Nineteen Forties: A View From the American Homefront’
U.S. army members, manufacturing facility staff and others throughout World Conflict II are saluted in traditional works by the American painter, on view by way of Oct. 2. Catalina Museum for Artwork & Historical past, 217 Metropole Ave., Avalon. Open Tuesdays-Sundays. $15, $17; children 15 and youthful are free with a paying grownup; advance buy beneficial.

‘Daisy Hightower: An Set up by Rosalyn Myles’
The L.A.-based artist celebrates her maternal grandmother on this mixed-media set up on view by way of Could 8. Additionally on view: “Diedrick Brackens: heaven is a muddy riverbed,” exploring the L.A-based weaver and poet’s recurring use of the catfish as a motif (by way of Could 8); “Jaishri Abichandani: Flower-Headed Kids,” a survey of figurative sculptures and painted portraits by the New York-based artist (by way of Could 8). Craft Modern, 5814 Wilshire Blvd., L.A. Open Thursdays-Sundays. $7, $9; Sundays are pay what you’ll be able to; reservations required.

‘Painted Prophecy: The Hebrew Bible By way of Christian Eyes’
Illuminated manuscripts from the Center Ages that look at religion teams’ understanding of the Hebrew scriptures are on show by way of Could 29. Additionally on view: “Grand Design: Seventeenth-Century French Drawings” (by way of Could 1); “Poussin and the Dance,” work by the influential Seventeenth century French artist plus dance movies created by native choreographers (by way of Could 8); “In Focus: Writing for the Digital camera,” (by way of Could 29). Getty Heart, Sepulveda Boulevard and Getty Heart Drive, L.A. Closed Mondays. Free; advance timed-entry tickets required. (310) 440-7300.

‘Songs of Conscience, Sounds of Freedom’
The position that music has performed in inspiring social justice actions in America from the Revolution to the current day is explored on this exhibition on view by way of Could 8. Additionally on view: “Y Para Siempre … Marco Antonio Solís” (by way of April 30). Grammy Museum, 800 W. Olympic Blvd., downtown L.A. Closed Tuesdays. $12-$18; ages 4 and youthful are free. (213) 765-6800.

‘Ruth Gruber: Photojournalist’
Photographs taken by the globetrotting photographer, journalist and humanitarian are on show by way of April 13. Holocaust Museum LA, 100 the Grove Drive, L.A. Open Thursdays-Sundays. $10, $15; college students and California residents with legitimate ID, free; advance timed-entry tickets required.

‘Science and the Elegant: A Masterpiece by Joseph Wright of Derby’
The Enlightenment-era artist’s monumental 1768 portray “An Experiment on a Chicken within the Air Pump,” on mortgage from the Nationwide Gallery in London, is exhibited together with different works from the Huntington’s assortment; by way of Could 30. Additionally on view: “Mapping Fiction,” exploring the geographies of fictional worlds in works by such authors as James Joyce, Lewis Carroll, Robert Louis Stevenson, J.R.R. Tolkien and Octavia E. Butler (by way of Could 2). Huntington Library, Artwork Museum, and Botanical Gardens, 1151 Oxford Street, San Marino. Closed Tuesdays. $13-$29; kids youthful than 4 are free; advance timed-entry tickets required. (626) 405-2100.

‘Jamal Cyrus: The Finish of My Starting’
Black political and cultural identities are explored on this two-decade survey of works by the Houston-based multidisciplinary artist, on view by way of Could 29. Additionally on view: “Sara Cwynar: Apple Purple/Grass Inexperienced/Sky Blue,” picture collages, digital photographs and video works by the New York-based artist (by way of Could 29). Institute of Modern Artwork, Los Angeles, 1717 E. seventh St., L.A. Open Wednesdays-Sundays. Free. (213) 928-0833.

‘The Artwork of the Ramen Bowl’
Fantastically adorned porcelain bowls are on show by way of July 5. Japan Home Los Angeles, Ovation Hollywood, Degree 2 Gallery, 6801 Hollywood Blvd., Hollywood. Open every day. Free.

‘Sutra and Bible: Religion and the Japanese American World Conflict II Incarceration’
The significance of faith and spirituality to Japanese People unjustly compelled into internment camps throughout World Conflict II is revealed on this exhibit that includes sacred texts and objects on view by way of Nov. 27. Japanese American Nationwide Museum, 100 N. Central Ave., downtown L.A. Open Tuesdays-Sundays. $7, $16; reservations beneficial, walk-ups out there. (213) 625-0414.

‘Mammoths and Mastodons’
Fossils and displays recall the prehistoric mammals that when referred to as Southern California house. La Brea Tar Pits and Web page Museum, 5801 Wilshire Blvd., L.A. Open Wednesday by way of Sunday. $7-$15; California academics and EBT cardholders, energetic and retired army, and children 2 and youthful are free; advance timed-entry tickets required. (213) 763-3499.

‘Patriotism in Battle: Preventing for Nation and Comunidad’
The Chicano Moratorium of August 1970 is revisited through archival pictures, movies, printed supplies and ephemera on view by way of June 19. Additionally on view: “L.A. Memo: Chicana/o Artwork from 1972-1989,” works by influential L.A.-based artists together with Carlos Almaraz, Patssi Valdez, Teddy Sandoval and Judy Baca (by way of Aug. 14). LA Plaza de Cultural y Artes, 501 N. Essential St., downtown L.A. Thursday-Sundays. Free; reservations beneficial. (213) 542-6200.

‘Household Album: Dannielle Bowman, Janna Eire, and Modern Works from LACMA’
Photographs by artists of colour impressed by the visible language of household pictures might be on view by way of June 5. LACMA’s Charles White Elementary College Gallery, 2401 Wilshire Blvd., L.A. Open Saturdays solely. Free.

‘Andy Warhol: Picks From the Luckman Everlasting Assortment’
Greater than 70 works by the long-lasting Pop artist (by way of April 30). Luckman Gallery, Luckman Nice Arts Advanced, Cal State Los Angeles, 5151 State College Drive. Open Wednesdays-Sundays. Free.

‘Alex Gardner: We All Exist Proper Now’
The painter and Lengthy Seaside native explores the interplay of individuals and areas (by way of Could 1). Additionally on view: “California Landscapes: Picks From the Everlasting Assortment” and “Latest Acquisitions 2019-2021” (by way of Could 1). Lengthy Seaside Museum of Artwork, 2300 E. Ocean Blvd., Lengthy Seaside. Open Thursdays-Sundays. $10, $12; ages 12 and youthful are free. (562) 439-2119.

‘Shipwrecks: Responsibility of Reminiscence’
Photographs of dilapidated and deteriorating vessels, deserted on seashores world wide and captured by Italian photographer and former diplomat Stefano Benazzo, are on show by way of April 17. Muckenthaler Cultural Heart, 1201 W. Malvern Ave., Fullerton. Open Mondays-Thursdays. $5.

‘What would you say?: Activist Graphics From the Los Angeles County Museum of Artwork’
Using artwork and design to advertise social-justice causes is explored on this exhibit on view by way of April 17. Additionally on view: solo exhibitions from Mark Steven Greenfield, April Bey, Paul Stephen Benjamin, Carla Jay Harris and Keith Collins (by way of April 17). Museum of Artwork & Historical past (MOAH), 665 W. Lancaster Blvd., Lancaster. Closed Mondays. Free; reservations required. (661) 723-6250.

‘Turning into Jane: The Evolution of Dr. Jane Goodall’
Particular multimedia exhibit charts the life and profession of the famend primatologist and activist (by way of April 17; further $6-$10 price required). Additionally on view: “Ichthyosaur: New Discoveries,” the intact cranium of a ginormous prehistoric marine reptile (by way of April 11); “Spiky, Bushy, Shiny: Bugs of L.A.” (by way of April 30). Pure Historical past Museum of Los Angeles County, 900 Exposition Blvd., L.A. Closed Tuesday. $8-$17; ages 2 and youthful are free; reservations beneficial, walk-ups welcome. (213) 763-DINO.

‘Richard Hunt: Particulars’
Lithographs made by the sculptor throughout a 1965 residency on the Tamarind Lithography Workshop in Los Angeles are on show by way of July 4. Norton Simon Museum, 411 W. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena. Closed Tuesdays-Wednesdays. $12-$15; college students, energetic army and ages 18 and youthful are free. (626) 449-6840.

‘Archival Intimacies: Queering South/East Asian Diasporas’
The intersection of LGBTQ life and the immigrant expertise in Southern California’s South Asian communities is explored on this multi-site challenge on view by way of Could 29. ONE Archives on the USC Libraries, 909 W. Adams Blvd., L.A. Closed Sundays-Mondays. Free. Additionally at USC Pacific Asia Museum, Annex Gallery, 46 N. Los Robles Ave., Pasadena. Open Wednesdays-Sundays. $7, $10; free for ages 17 and youthful, and each second Sunday of the month; advance tickets beneficial. (626) 787-2680.

‘Don Bartletti: Elusive Moments — Enduring Tales’
New exhibit surveys the profession of the Pulitzer Prize-winning former Occasions photojournalist (by way of Could 1). Oceanside Museum of Artwork, 704 Pier View Manner, Oceanside. Open Thursdays-Sundays. $5, $10; college students, kids and active-duty army: free.

‘The Fashionable Chair’
Examples of cutting-edge chair design from the early twentieth century to the current day (by way of April 3). Palm Springs Artwork Museum Structure and Design Heart, 300 S. Palm Canyon Drive, Palm Springs. Closed Mondays-Wednesdays. $5.

‘Water, Earth & Fireplace’
Ceramics by native artists are on view by way of April 16. Palos Verdes Artwork Heart, 5504 Crestridge Street, Rancho Palos Verdes. Closed Sundays. Free.

‘The Weight of Reminiscence: William Catling’
Midcareer survey of works by the artist who focuses on sculpting with clay; by way of Could 15. Additionally on view: “Are You With Me? Sonya Fe,” oil work and mixed-media drawings by the up to date Chicana artist (by way of Could 29). Riverside Artwork Museum, 3425 Mission Inn Ave., Riverside. Closed Monday-Tuesday. $3, $5; kids youthful than 12, active-duty army and veterans and relations: free.

‘By way of Vincent’s Eyes: Van Gogh and His Sources’
Works by the post-Impressionist painter are displayed with items by Monet, Gauguin, Delacroix, et al. in addition to first editions of novels by Dickens, Tolstoy, et al., on this engrossing, particular ticketed exhibition on view by way of Could 22. Santa Barbara Museum of Artwork, 1130 State St., Santa Barbara. Open Tuesdays-Sundays. “Van Gogh” tickets: $10-$16; free for museum members and ages 6 and youthful (common admission: $6, $10; active-duty army and their households, and ages 6 and youthful are free). sbma.internet

‘Fieldnotes: Lynn Hanson’ and ‘A Narrative: John Robertson’
Work, drawings, and so forth. by the husband-and-wife artists from Ventura are on view by way of July 10. Santa Paula Artwork Museum, 117 and 123 N. tenth St., Santa Paula. Closed Mondays-Tuesdays. $3, $4; free for college students and museum members.

‘Using L.A.’
The historical past of public transit within the Metropolis of Angels is explored on this new pop-up set up offered by the Los Angeles Railroad Heritage Basis. Union Station, Ready Room Kiosk, 800 N. Alameda St., downtown L.A. Open every day. Free.

‘Ulysses Jenkins: With out Your Interpretation’
This retrospective saluting the groundbreaking Los Angeles video and efficiency artist is on view by way of Could 15. Additionally on view: “A Decade of Acquisitions of Works on Paper,” up to date prints and drawings by Richard Artschwager, Ruth Asawa, Huma Bhabha, et al. (by way of Could 1); “Lifes,” an exhibit exploring the method of interdisciplinary art-making options contributions from scores of artists working in several media (by way of Could 8). UCLA Hammer Museum, 10899 Wilshire Blvd., Westwood. Closed Mondays. Free; reservations required. (310) 443-7000.

‘Gosette Lubondo: Imaginary Journey’
The Congolese photographer explores previous and current, the person and society, the legacy of colonialism and the challenges of contemporary life in photographs on view by way of July 3. Additionally on view: “How Do You See This World?: The Artwork of Almighty God,” retrospective of work by Ghanaian artist Kwame Akoto (by way of Could 8). UCLA Fowler Museum, 308 Charles E. Younger Drive North, Westwood. Open Wednesdays-Sundays. Free. (310) 825-4361.

‘Ebon: Concern of a Black Planet’
John Jennings and Stacey Robinson, collectively generally known as Black Kirby, salute one of many first Black comic-book superheroes on this exhibition on view by way of June 19. Additionally on view: the companion exhibit “Black Kirby X: Ten Years of Remix and Revolution” (by way of June 19); “Jazz Greats: Traditional Images from the Financial institution of America Assortment,” photographs of legendary singers and musicians (by way of April 3). UCR Arts (California Museum of Images, Culver Heart of the Arts), 3824-34 Essential St., Riverside. Open Thursdays-Sundays. Free.

‘Bali: Company and Energy in Southeast Asia’
Points of Balinese life and tradition are recorded in work collected by cultural anthropologists Gregory Bateson and Margaret Mead throughout fieldwork on the Indonesian island through the Thirties; on view by way of June 12. USC Pacific Asia Museum, 46 N. Los Robles Ave., Pasadena. Open Wednesdays-Sundays. $7, $10; free for ages 17 and youthful, and each second Sunday of the month; advance tickets beneficial. (626) 787-2680.

‘Sea Sky Land: in the direction of a map of the whole lot’
Thirty large-format work and sculptures created by Enrique Martínez Celaya are on show by way of April 9. USC Fisher Museum of Artwork, 823 W. Exposition Blvd., L.A. Closed Sundays-Mondays. Free. (213) 740-4561.