Exhibitions

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ARIZONA

Scottsdale: Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art, 7380 E. 2nd St. Contemporary Scandinavian Art. Space is the Place. Both through Sept. 2. Pae White: Lisa, Bright & Dark. Through Sept. 7. Branded and on Display. Through Sept. 21 www.smoca.org.

Tucson: Center for Creative Photography, University of Arizona, 1030 N. Olive Rd. Lee Friedlander: American Monuments. Through Aug. 3. www.creativephotography.org.

Tucson: Etherton Gallery, 135 S. 6th Ave. Mark Richards: Core Memory. Through Aug. 30. The Figure Illuminated. Sept. 13 Nov. 15. www.ethertongallery.com.

Tucson: Joseph Gross Gallery, The University of Arizona School of Art, Speedway Blvd. and Park Ave. Paul Jaffe: Digital Art. Through Aug. 1. web.cfa.arizona.cdu/galleries/.

CALIFORNIA

Long Beach: University Art Museum, 1250 Bellflower Blvd. At Held: The Evolution of Style. Through Aug. 10. www.csulb.edu/uam.

Los Angeles: Armand Hammer Museum of Art and Cultural Center, UCLA, 10899 Wilshire Blvd. Eden's Edge: Fifteen LA Artists. Through Sept. 2. www.hammer.ucla.edu.

Los Angeles: Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA), 5905 Wilshire Blvd. Phantom Sightings. Through Sept. 1. www.lacma.org.

Los Angeles: M + B, 612 N, Almont Dr. The Show on Vegas. Through Sept. 8, www.mbfala.com.

Los Angeles: Regen Projects, 633 N. Almont Dr. Lawrence Weiner: An Installation. Through Aug. 31. www.regenprojects.com.

San Bernadino: Robert V. Fullerton Art Museum at Cal State, 5500 University Parkway. Susan Lakin: Freeway Landscapes. Through July 28. http://museum.csusb.edu.

San Diego: Museum of Contemporary Art, 700 Prospect St. Human/Nature: Artists Respond to a Changing Planet. Through Feb. 1. www.mcasd.org.

San Diego: Museum of Photographic Arts, 1649 El Prado. Humanitas: Images of India by Fredric Roberts. Through Sept. 7. Harry Callahan: The Photographer at Work Through Sept. 9. Picturing the Process. Landscape Through Time and Space. July 12-Feb. 1. Writing With Light: 3rd Youth Exhibition. Sept. 13-Feb. 1. www.mopa.org.

San Francisco: Center for the Book, 300 De Haro St. The Art of the Book 2007: Recent Student Work. Through July 27. Black/White [and Read]: 25 Artists. Aug. 10 Oct. 12. www.sfcb.org.

San Francisco: Fraenkel Gallery, 49 Geary St. Several Exceptionally Good Recently Acquired Pictures XX. Through Feb. 1. www.fraenkelgallery.com.

San Francisco: Marx & Zavattero, 77 Geary St. Let Us Now Praise San Francisco. July 12-Aug. 16. www.marxzav.com.

San Francisco: Robert Koch Gallery, 49 Geary St. Amy Stein: New American Fables. Through Aug. 23. www.kochgallery.com.

San Francisco: San Francisco Camerawork, 657 Mission St. RongRong & inri: Ruins to Renewals. Alan B. Stone and the Senses of Place. Chris McGraw: Sunburn. All through Aug. 23. www.sfcamerawork.org.

San Francisco: San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, 151 3rd St. The Art of Lee Miller. Through Sept. 14. Room for Though: Alexander Hahn and Yves Netzhammer. July 10-Oct. 5. 246 and Counting: Recent Architecture + Design Acquisitions. July 10-Jan. 4. www.sfmoma.org.

San Marino: The Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens, 1151 Oxford Rd. This Side of Paradise: Body and Landscape in LA. Photographs. Through Sept. 15. www.huntington.org.

Santa Monica: Craig Krull Gallery, Bergamont Station, 2525 Michigan Ave., building B-3. Richard Ehrlich: Holocaust Archives. Aug. 26-30. www.ehrlichphotography.com..

Santa Monica: Rose Gallery, Bergamont Station, 2525 Michigan Ave., building G-3. Tomoko Sawada: Bride. Through Aug. 23.

ILLINOIS

Chicago: The Art Institute of Chicago, IIIS. Michigan Ave. On the Scene. Through Sept. 2. www.artic.edu.

Chicago: Museum of Contemporary Photography, Columbia College Chicago, 600 S. Michigan Ave. Beyond the Backyard. Through Aug. …