HIRSHHORN -- "Sculpture at the Hirshhorn: Photographs by Lee Friedlander," 52 black-and-white photos of the museum's sculpture garden, opens Thursday, continuing through fall. "R. B. Kitaj," retrospective of a complex contemporary painter, 104 works, through Nov. 15. "Hina," wood sculpture by Paul Gauguin, through Wednesday. Independence Avenue and 8th Street SW. Daily, 10-5:30.
ARTS CLUB -- Paintings by Jack Perlmutter, opens Sunday, continuing through Oct. 15 at 2017 Eye St. NW.
CAPRICORN -- Barbara Norman engraved glass, opens Friday, continuing through Oct. 11 at 4849 Rugby Ave., Beth.
FOXHALL -- 18th & 19th century political cartoons, original etchings, opens Friday, continuing through Oct. 17 at 3301 New Mexico Ave. NW.
GALLERY 10 -- Pavel Kraus paintings, opens Tuesday, continuing through Oct. 24: Tom Rooney sculpture, through saturday at 1519 conn. Ave. NW.
GALERY 324 -- "Earth, wind and Fire," pottery, fiber arts, opens Tuesday, continuing through Nov. 29 at 234 N. Fairfax St., Alex.
GALLERY WEST -- "Prints and Not Prints," mixed media show by Dana E. smith, opens Sunday, continuing through Oct. 16; "Rockscapes," John clendening paintings & drawings, through Friday at 1314 King St., alex.
GREY HOUSE POTTERS -- "Contrasts," handbuilt clay works by Jean Hay, opens Saturday, continuing through Oct. 10 at 5509 Wilson Blvd., Arl.
JANE HASLEM -- Draped Tables & Interiors: Oil Paintings by Steve Tanis: People in Prints: American Prints from the '30s and '40s, opens Tuesday, continuing through Oct. 24 at 2121 P St. NW.
LANSBURGH'S -- Photographs, paintings and sculpture, changing exhibits in windows at 418 7th St. NW.
MUSEUM OF TEMPORARY ART (MOTA) -- "The Hill: Photographs from Lorton," over 40 works by inmates, open Thursday, continuing through November at 716 11th St. NW.
SCOPE -- "Indian Summer," by members of the Kiln Club of Washington, opens Tuesday, continuing through Oct. 26 at 101 N. Union St., Alex.