Tucson: Center for Creative Photography, University of Arizona. The Drama of Pictures: Aaron Siskind's Photography. March 8-July 6.
Tempe: Northlight Gallery, Arizona State University. Crossing Borders/Group Show. Through March 13.
Tucson: Etherton Gallery, 135 S. 6th Ave. Filaments of Invention/Teresa Villegas, Randy Spalding, Simon Donovan, Bradley Pattison. Through March 15. Inflections of Illusion/Jim Waid, John Folsom, Alice Briggs, Chris Rush. March 18-May 31.
Berkeley: Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive, 2625 Durant Ave. Roger Ballen: Photographs. May 12-Aug. 15.
Irvine: The Beall Center for Art and Technology, University of California, Irvine, 300 Arts. The Dream of the Audience/Theresa Hak Kyung Cha. Through March 10.
Los Angeles: Bank, 400 S. Main St. AIMIV Interference Patterns Satellite Exhibition. Through April 13.
Los Angeles: Getty Research Institute Exhibition Gallery, 1200 Getty Center Dr. Bill Viola: The Passions. Through April 27. Surrealist Muse: Lee Miller, Roland Penrose, and Man Ray, 1925-1945. Through June 15.
Los Angeles: Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 5905 Wilshire Blvd. Ansel Adams at 100. Through May 11. Diane Arbus. Through May 30.
Los Angeles: Museum of Contemporary Art, 250 S. Grand Ave. at California Plaza. Conversations/Group Show. Ongoing through Summer 2003.
Los Angeles: Paul Kopeikin Gallery, 6150 Wilshire Blvd. Gone: Photographs of Abandonment on the High Plains/Steve Fitch. Through March 15.
Los Angeles: Steven Cohen, 7350 Beverly Blvd. Vanishing Chiapas/Maureen Lambray. Through March 29.
Los Angeles: USC, Fisher Gallery, 3620 S. Vermont Ave. Fashion and Transgression/Group Show. Through April 12.
Pasadena: The Armory Northwest, 965 N. Fair Oaks Ave. The AIM IV: Interference Patterns Exhibition. Through April 13.
Riverside: California Museum of Photography, University of California 3824 Main St. Places of Worship: Vernacular Churches in Houston and Los Angeles/Claudette Goux. Through May 4. Shored Histories: Recent Work by Palestinian and Israeli Filmmakers/Group Show, Through June 14.
Salinas: National Steinbeck Center, 1 Main St. Edges and Intersections: Ansel Adams in Yosemite. Through April 27.
San Bernardino: Robert V. Fullerton Art Museum, 5500 University Pkwy. 31st Student Art Show. Through Aug. 11.
San Diego: Museum of Art, Balboa Park. 1-5: Four Decades of Contemporary Art. Through March 18.
San Diego: Museum of Contemporary Art, 700 Prospect St. Andy Goldsworthy: Three Cairns. April 27-Aug. 25.
San Diego: Museum of Photographic Arts (MoPA), 1649 El Prado. Edward Curtis: The shadow Catcher; American Noir: The Photographs of James Fee; Alexander Rodchenko: Modern Photography. Photomontage and Film. All three through March 23.
First Photographs: William Henry Fox Talbot and the Birth of Photography; In Talbot's Time: The First 25 Years of Photography; Secret Victorians: Contemporary Photographers Working in 19th Century Process. All three March 24-June 15.
San Francisco: California Historical Society, 678 Mission St. Rondal Partridge, Through April 20.
San Francisco: The CCAC Institute, 1111 Eighth St. Mixtapes/Group Show. Through April 5. Capp Street Project: 20th Anniversary Exhibition. March 1-May 10.
San Francisco: Fraenkel Gallery, 49 Geary St. Not Exactly Photographs/Group Show; Collages/Joseph Cornell. Both through April 26.
San Francisco: San Francisco Art Institute, 800 Chestnut St. Tania Bruguera, Ghada Amer and Sooja Kim. Through March 30.
San Francisco: San Francisco Camerawork, 1246 Folsom St. ID/ENTITY: Portraiture in the 21st Century/Group Show. Through March 22. Agitate: Negotiating the Photographic Process/Group Show. May 13-June 14.
San Francisco: San Francisco Center for the Book, 300 De Ham St. …