Museums Openings AMERICAN HISTORY -- "Through My Father's Eyes: The Filipino American Photographs of Ricardo Orceto Alvarado (1914-1976)," from Thursday through March 31. Continuing: "West Point in the Making of America: 1802-1918," through Jan. 4. "Ensuring the Safety of Millions: A Century of Regulating Biological Products," indefinitely; "September 11, 2001: Bearing Witness to History," through Jan. 11; "Bon Apetit! Julia Child's Kitchen at the Smithsonian," through Feb. 2004; "Invention at Play," through Dec. 15; "Slates, Slide Rules and Software: Teaching Math in America," indefinitely; "Within These Walls," indefinitely; "Fast Attacks and Boomers: Submarines in the Cold War," through April 2003; "An Odyssey in Print: Adventures in the Smithsonian Libraries," through December 2003. Open indefinitely: "The American Presidency: A Glorious Burden"; "Lighting a Revolution II"; "On Time"; "Ella Fitzgerald: First Lady of Song"; "Communities in a Changing Nation: The Promise of 19th Century America"; "A More Perfect Union: Japanese-Americans and the U.S. Constitution"; "World War II GI: The American Soldier's Experience"; "Science in American Life"; "First Ladies: Political Role and Public Image"; "American Encounters," about cultures of New Mexico; "From Parlor to Politics: Women and Reform in America, 1890-1925"; "Information Age: People, Information and Technology"; "Field to Factory: African-American Migration 1915-1940"; "A Material World," household objects; "Engines of Change: The American Industrial Revolution, 1790-1860"; "Hands-on Science Room" (open 12:30 to 5 Tuesday-Friday and 10 to 5 Saturday-Sunday; closed federal holidays); "Hands-on History Center" (open noon to 3 Tuesday-Sunday; closed federal holidays). Museum open daily 10 to 5:30. 14th and Constitution NW. 202-357-2700 (TDD: 202-357-1729).

OCTAGON -- "Laying the Foundation for Liberty: The Statue of Liberty's Pedestal," through June 1. Open Friday-Sunday and Tuesday-Thursday 10 to 4. $5, students and seniors $4. 1799 New York Ave. NW. 202-638-3105.

MERIDIAN INTERNATIONAL CENTER -- "Exploring the Great Outdoors: Sports and Recreation in Original Illustrations from Children's Books," from Saturday through Feb. 16. Open Friday-Sunday and Wednesday-Thursday 2 to 5. 1624 Crescent Place NW. 202-939-5568.

NATIONAL POSTAL MUSEUM -- "The 1847 Issue: America's First Stamp," from Sunday through May 19. Continuing: "Hovercraft," through Jan. 13. Permanent galleries: "What's in the Mail for You!"; "Moving the Mail"; "Binding the Nation"; "Customers and Communities"; "Artistic License: The Duck Stamp Story"; "The Art of Cards and Letters"; "Stamps and Stories." Open daily 10 to 5:30. 2 Massachusetts Ave. NE. 202-357-2700 (TDD: 202-633-9849).

WOODROW WILSON HOUSE -- "Woodrow Wilson at Princeton: The Path to the Presidency," from Wednesday through March 23. President Wilson's home exhibits memorabilia of his administration and his era. Open Tuesday-Sunday 10 to 4. $5, $4 for seniors, $2.50 for students and children, under 7 free. 2340 S St. NW. 202-387-4062.

Exhibitions AFRICAN ART -- "Recent Acquisitions and Promised Gifts," through Jan. 5. Open indefinitely: "The Ancient West African City of Benin, 1300-1897"; "The Art of the Personal Object"; "Images of Power and Identity." Open daily 10 to 5:30. 950 Independence Ave. SW. 202-357-2700 (TDD: 202-357-1729).

AIR AND SPACE -- Open indefinitely: "Explore the Universe"; "Earth Today: A Digital View of Our Dynamic Planet"; "Aerobatic Champions"; "GPS: A New Constellation"; "How Things Fly," interactive gallery about the principles of flight; "Modern Carrier Aviation: Seapower in a Changing World"; Pershing II and SS-20 missiles; "Commuting in the Amphibian Manner: The Grumman Goose"; "Carrier War in the Pacific"; "Beyond the Limits: Flight Enters the Computer Age"; "Voyager: Around the World Without a Pit Stop"; "Looking at Earth," on aerial photography; "The Golden Age of Flight." Large-format films in the IMAX theater; "Infinity Express" in the Albert Einstein planetarium. Open daily 10 to 5:30. Seventh and Independence SW. 202-357-2700 (TDD: 202-357-1729).

ANACOSTIA MUSEUM -- "In the Arms of Elders," photographs, through Dec. 30; "The Color Yellow: Beauford Delaney," through Dec. 30. Open daily 10 to 5. 1901 Fort Place SE. 202-357-2700 (TDD: 202-357-1729).

ARTS AND INDUSTRIES -- "Latin Jazz: La Combinacion Perfecta," through Jan. 18; "Chicano Now: American Expresssions," through Jan. 5; "Photo du Jour: David Hume Kennerly's Picture-a-Day Journey Through the First Year of the New Millennium," through Dec. 29. Open daily 10 to 5:30. 900 Jefferson Dr. SW. 202-357-2700 (TDD: 202-357-1729).

BALTIMORE MUSEUM OF ART -- "Painted Prints: The Revelation of Color," through Jan. 5; "Tom Miller: Changing Spaces," through Feb. 16; "Matisse: Drawing Defined," through Sunday; "A Century of Progress: 1930s Modernism in America," through Jan. 13. Permanent exhibitions include the Cone Collection of post-impressionist and early-modern art, Old Masters galleries, the American Wing of American decorative arts, the Garrett and Lucas collections of prints and drawings, and the Saidie A. May collection of art since 1900. Open Friday and Wednesday-Thursday 11 to 5, Saturday-Sunday 11 to 6 (open to 8 on the first Thursday of each month). $7; seniors and students $5; under age 19 free. Free to all on the first Thursday monthly. North Charles Street and Art Museum Drive, Baltimore. 410-396-7100.

BALTIMORE PUBLIC WORKS MUSEUM -- "Treasures Underfoot: Quilts Inspired by Japanese Manhole Covers," through Jan. 5. Open Friday-Sunday and Tuesday-Thursday 10 to 4. $2.50, $2 seniors and students, children 5 and younger free. 751 Eastern Ave. (Inner Harbor Pier 7), Baltimore. 410-396-5565.

BUREAU OF ENGRAVING AND Printing -- Public tours are available weekdays except holidays from 9 to 2; Visitors Center open 8:30 to 3. 14th and C SW. 202-874-2330 or 866-874-2330.

COLLEGE PARK AVIATION MUSEUM -- Permanent exhibitions and memorabilia related to the history of aviation and aviation "firsts" at the world's oldest continuously operating airport. Open daily 10 to 5. $4, seniors $3, children $2. 1985 Cpl. Frank Scott Dr., College Park. 301-864-6029.

CORCORAN -- "Picturing the Corcoran's Sculpture: Photographs by David Finn," through Dec. 30; "Molecular Invasion: A Project by Critical Art Ensemble," through Dec. 2; "Emmet Gowin: Changing the Earth," through Jan. 6; "Fashioning Art: Handbags by Judith Lieber," through Dec. 30. "The Shape of Color: Joan Miro's Painted Sculpture," through Jan. 6. Permanent collection includes the Salon Dore{acute} French gilt room, 16th-century Italian earthenware, 17th- to 20th-century European paintings, and 18th- to 20th-century American paintings. Open Friday-Monday and Wednesday 10 to 5, Thursday 10 to 9; closed Tuesday. $5, seniors and member guests $3, students $1, family $8, children under 12 free. 500 17th St. NW. 202-639-1700.

DAR -- "Forgotten Patriots: African American and American Indian Service in the Revolutionary War, 1775-1783," through Aug. 2. Permanent collection includes ceramics, glass and silver, period rooms and children's section. Open Monday-Friday 9:30 to 4, Saturday 9 to 5 (closed Sundays). 1776 D St. NW. 202-879-3254.

DEA MUSEUM -- "Target America: Traffickers, Terrorists & You," through March; "Illegal Drugs in America: A Modern History," indefinitely. Exhibits, videos and interactive displays tracing the history of drug abuse, illegal drugs and federal drug law enforcement in America. Open Tuesday-Friday 10 to 4. 700 Army Navy Dr., Arlington. 202-307-3463.

DUMBARTON OAKS -- Permanent collection of pre-Columbian, Byzantine and classical works. Open Tuesday-Sunday 2 to 5; $1 donation. Ten acres of formal gardens open 2 to 5 daily; free admission through March 14. 1703 32nd St. NW. 202-339-6401.

FAIRFAX MUSEUM -- Permanent collection of American Indian, Colonial, Civil War and other objects. Open daily 9 to 5. 10209 Main St., Fairfax. 703-385-8414.

FOLGER SHAKESPEARE LIBRARY -- "Thys Boke Is Myne," through March 1. Open Monday-Saturday 10 to 4. 201 East Capitol St. SE. 202-544-4600.

FORT WARD -- "Civil War Alexandria Through the Camera's eye," through March 1. Permanent exhibits of Civil War artifacts. Open Tuesday-Saturday 9 to 5, Sunday noon to 5. 4301 W. Braddock Rd., Alexandria. 703-838-4848.

FREDERICK DOUGLASS HOME -- Visitors center offers orientation at the last residence of 19th-century abolitionist. Open daily 9 to 5. 1411 W Street SE. 202-426-5961.

FREER GALLERY -- "Palaces and Pavilions: Grand Architecture in Chinese Painting," through March 30; "Whistler's Nudes," through Jan. 25; "Whistler Paintings at the Freer," indefinitely. Open indefinitely: "South Asian Sculpture"; "Winged Figures"; "Arts of the Islamic World"; "Art for Art's Sake"; "Charles Lang Freer and Egypt"; "Shades of Blue and Green: Chinese Celadon Ceramics"; "Seto and Mino Ceramics"; "Ancient Chinese Pottery and Bronze." Changing exhibits from the permanent collections of Asian and American art. Open daily 10 to 5:30. Jefferson Drive and 12th Street SW. 202-357-2700 (TDD: 202-357-1729).

HILLWOOD -- The former home of Marjorie Merriweather Post houses a permanent collection of Russian and French decorative art. Tours by appointment only. Admission $10, seniors $8, students and children under 18 $5. 4155 Linnean Ave. NW. For information, 202-686-8500; for reservations, 202-686-5807.

HIRSHHORN -- "Directions -- Cecily Brown," through February 23; "Zero to Infinity: Arte Povera, 1962-1972," through Jan. 20; "Minimal Art and Its Legacy: Selections From the Collection," indefinitely; "The Museum Collection at 25: Celebrating Modern and Contemporary Art," indefinitely. Permanent collection of 19th- and 20th-century paintings and sculpture, and an outdoor sculpture garden. Open daily 10 to 5:30. Seventh and Independence SW. 202-357-2700 (TDD: 202-357-1729).

INTERNATIONAL SPY MUSEUM -- Displays of wristwatch cameras, poison gas guns, a World War II Enigma cipher machine and other coding machines, disguises, etc. Open Friday-Sunday 10 to 8, Monday-Thursday 10 to 6. Admission $11, seniors $9, grades K through 12 $8, under five free. 800 F St. NW. 202-393-7798.

LIBRARY OF CONGRESS -- "When They Were Young: A Photographic Retrospective of Childhood," through March 22; "World Treasures: In the Beginning," indefinitely; "American Treasures of the Library of Congress," rotating permanent exhibition ("American Treasures" information: 202-707-3834). Open indefinitely: "Bob Hope and American Variety"; "Here to Stay: The Legacy of George and Ira Gershwin." Open Monday-Saturday 10 to 5. First and Independence SE. 202-707-4604.

LYCEUM -- Open Monday-Saturday 10 to 5 and Sunday 1 to 5. 201 S. Washington St., Alexandria. 703-838-4994.

MANASSAS -- Permanent collection of Indian, Colonial, railroad, Civil War and local history objects. Open Friday-Sunday and Tuesday-Thursday 10 to 5. $3, seniors and ages 6 through 17 $2, under 6 free; on Sundays, free to all. 9101 Prince William St., Manassas. 703-368-1873.

MARINE CORPS -- Korean War commemorative exhibition; history of the Corps from 1775 to the present. Open Friday, Monday and Wednesday-Thursday 10 to 4 (closed weekends and Tuesdays). Building 58, Washington Navy Yard, Ninth and M SE. 202-433-3534.

MARYLAND HISTORICAL SOCIETY -- "Remembering the Battle of Antietam: John Philemon Smith's Shadowbox," through Jan. 3; "Built to Last: Tne Enduring Landmarks of Baltimore's Central Business District," through Jan. 5; "What's It to You? Black History Is American History," indefinitely; "Baltimore Painted Furniture"; "Celebrating the Baltimore City Life Collections," indefinitely. Open Wednesday-Friday 10 to 5, Saturday 9 to 5, Sunday 11 to 5. $4, seniors and students $3, under 12 free; free to all on Sundays. 201 W. Monument St., Baltimore. 410-685-3750.

MOUNT VERNON -- The 30-acre estate, home and burial place of George Washington, is open daily 9 to 4. Adults $9, seniors $8.50, ages 6 through 11 $4.50, under 6 free. At the south end of the George Washington Parkway, eight miles south of Alexandria. 703-780-2000.

NATIONAL BUILDING MUSEUM -- "Do It Yourself: Home Improvement in 20th Century America," through Aug. 10; "Me, Myself and Infrastructure: Private Lives and Public Works in America," through Feb. 16; "Zaha Hadid Laboratory," through Sunday; "Tools As Art," indefinitely. Building tours weekdays at 12:30, weekends at 12:30 and 1:30. Museum open Monday-Saturday 10 to 5, Sunday 11 to 5. Fourth and F NW. 202-272-2448.

NATIONAL FIREARMS MUSEUM -- Permanent exhibits tracing the evolution of firearms and their role in the history of the United States. Open daily 10 to 4. National Rifle Association, 11250 Waples Mill Rd., Fairfax. 703-267-1600.

NATIONAL GALLERY OF ART, EAST -- "Deceptions and Illusions: Five Centuries of Trompe L'Oeil Painting in Europe and America," through March 2; "Willem de Kooning: Tracing the Figure," through Jan. 5; "Small French Paintings," indefinitely. Permanent collection of 20th-century art. Open Friday-Saturday and Monday-Thursday 10 to 5, Sunday 11 to 6. Fourth and Constitution NW. 202-737-4215 (TDD: 202-842-6176).

NATIONAL GALLERY OF ART, WEST -- "An Artist's Artists: Jacob Kainen's Collectionfrom Rembrandt to David Smith," through Feb. 9. Permanent collections of European and American paintings, sculpture and decorative arts from the 13th through the 19th centuries, and an outdoor sculpture garden. Open Monday-Saturday 10 to 5, Sunday 11 to 6. Sixth and Constitution NW. 202-737-4215 (TDD: 202-842-6176).

NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC -- "Jungles: Photographs of Frans Lanting," through Feb. 9; "Biodiversity 911: Saving Life on Earth," through March 15. Open Monday-Saturday 9 to 5, Sunday 10 to 5. 17th and M NW. 202-857-7588.

NATIONAL MUSEUM OF AMERICAN Jewish Military History -- "Women in the Military: A Jewish Perspective," indefinitely. Open Monday-Friday 9 to 5, Sunday 1 to 5. 1811 R St. NW. 202-265-6280.

NATIONAL MUSEUM OF CIVIL War Medicine -- Permanent exhibits of medical equipment, photographs, camp recreations and memorabilia related to medical care during the Civil War. Open Monday-Saturday 10 to 4, Sunday 11 to 4. $6.50, seniors $6, children 10 to 16 $4.50, under 10 free. 48 E. Patrick St., Frederick. 301-695-1864.

NATIONAL MUSEUM OF WOMEN in the Arts -- "Judy Chicago," through Jan. 5 (special admission $8, students and seniors $6, 18 and younger free); "Book As Art XIV: Temptations," through Jan. 5; selections from the permanent collection, indefinitely; selections from the silver collection, indefinitely. Museum admission $5, students and seniors $3, 18 and younger free; free on first Wednesday and Sunday of each month. Open Monday-Saturday 10 to 5, Sunday noon to 5. 1250 New York Ave. NW. 202-783-5000.

NATURAL HISTORY -- "Global Links: El Nino's Powerful Reach," through spring 2003; "From Monastery to Marketplace: Tradition Inspires Modern Ethiopian Painting," through Jan. 2. Open indefinitely: "African Voices"; "T-Rex"; "Tigers!"; "Life in the Ancient Seas"; "Frozen in Time: The Iceman"; "Native Alaskan Cultures"; "Janet Annenberg Hooker Hall of Geology, Gems and Minerals"; Orkin Insect Zoo. Open daily 10 to 5:30. 10th and Constitution NW. 202-357-2700 (TDD: 202-357-1729).

NAVY MUSEUM -- "A Vision of History"; "Securing the Seas for Union Victory"; "The American Revolution and the French Alliance"; "The Forgotten Wars of the 19th Century"; "Joshua Barney's Chesapeake Bay Flotilla"; "Commodore Perry and the Opening of Japan"; "Polar Exploration; Spanish-American War"; "Dive, Dive: U.S. Navy Submarine Force." Open by appointment only Monday-Friday 9 to 4. Building 70, Washington Navy Yard, Ninth and M SE. 202-433-6897 or 202-433-4882.

OLD EXECUTIVE OFFICE BUILDING -- Tours of the restored Old Executive Office Building are available by advance reservation Saturdays 9 to noon. Security approval required. 17th and Pennsylvania NW. 202-395-5895.

PHILLIPS COLLECTION -- "Willem de Looper: A Birthday Celebration," through Jan. 19; "Pierre Bonnard: Early and Late," through Jan. 19 (timed-entry tickets required; $10.00, seniors and students $8.00, 18 and under free). Permanent collection of 19th- and 20th-century European and American paintings. Permanent collection admission $7.50, seniors and students $4 (voluntary on weekdays), 18 and under free. "Artful Evenings," Thursdays 5 to 8:30, $5 (includes musical performance). Open Friday-Saturday and Tuesday-Wednesday 10 to 5, Sunday noon to 7, Thursday 10 to 8:30; closed Monday. 1600 21st St. NW. 202-387-2151.

RENWICK -- "George Catlin and His Indian Gallery," through Jan. 19. Permanent collection of American crafts. Open daily 10 to 5:30. 17th and Pennsylvania NW. 202-357-2700 (TDD: 202-357-1729).

ARTHUR M. SACKLER GALLERY -- "The Sensuous and the Sacred: Chola Bronzes from South India," through March 9; "Masterful Illusions: Japanese Prints From the Anne van Biema Collection," through Jan. 19; "Sacred Sites: Silk Road Photographs by Kenru Izu," through Jan. 5. Open indefinitely: "Fountains of Light: Islamic Metalwork From the Nuhad Es-Said Collection"; "Luxury Arts of Silk Route Empires"; "Metalwork and Ceramics From Ancient Iran"; "Sculpture of South and Southeast Asia"; "Arts of China." Open daily 10 to 5:30. 1050 Independence Ave. SW. 202-357-2700 (TDD: 202-357-1729).

TEXTILE MUSEUM -- "The Classical Tradition in Anatolian Carpets," through Feb. 16; "From Silkworm to Sarong, the Secrets of Silk Revealed," through Jan. 5. Permanent exhibitions of textiles and carpets from around the world. Open Monday-Saturday 10 to 5; Sunday 1 to 5. Suggested contribution $5. 2320 S St. NW. 202-667-0441.

TREASURY DEPARTMENT -- Tours of the Treasury Building are available by advance reservation Saturdays at 10, 10:20 and 10:40. Security approval required. 15th and Pennsylvania NW. 202-622-0896.

U.S. BOTANIC GARDEN -- Permanent exhibitions of more than 4,000 plants and a tropical rain forest. Open daily 10 to 5. Admission is free. 100 Maryland Ave. SW. 202-225-8333.

U.S. HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL Museum -- Exhibits, photographs and artifacts. Open daily 10 to 5:30. Admission to permanent exhibit by timed-entry ticket available at the museum or through Protix (703-218-6500 or 800-400-9373; service charge added). 100 Raoul Wallenberg Place (15th Street) SW. 202-488-0400.

WALTERS -- "The Book of Kings: Art, War and the Morgan Library's Medieval Picture Bible," through Dec. 29; "Art of the Ancient Americas," indefinitely; "A Magnificent Age: The Walters' 19th-Century Collection," indefinitely. Permanent collection of Egyptian, Greek and Roman antiquities, Byzantine silver, medieval armor, Faberge eggs, and 16th- through 19th-century paintings and sculpture. At Hackerman House: Chinese and Japanese porcelains, Japanese decorative arts, early Buddhist sculpture from China, and Southeast Asian art. Open Friday-Sunday and Tuesday-Thursday 10 to 5. Adults $8, seniors $6, students and ages 18 to 25 $5, under 17 free. Free to all on Saturdays from 11 to 1. 600 N. Charles St., Baltimore. 410-547-9000.

Art Spaces* -- Opening show

AMERICAN CENTER FOR PHYSICS -- "Ordering Chaos," works by Kurt Godwin, Bill Hill, Elaine Langerman and Laura Thorne, through April 18. 1 Physics Ellipse, College Park. 301-209-3278.

ARTS CLUB OF WASHINGTON -- Paintings by Judith Pond Kudlow, and "Paintings of Algeria, 1931-1935" by Juanita Guccione, through Dec. 1. 2017 I St. NW. 202-331-7282.

* AUDUBON SOCIETY'S WOODEND -- Plein air paintings by Deborah Chapin, indefinitely. 8940 Jones Mill Rd., CHevy CHase. 301-794-5706.

EMBASSY OF SWEDEN -- "Undertow: Anne Olofsson and Shizuka Yokomizo," through Dec. 15. 1501 M St. NW. 202-467-2600.

GLENVIEW MANSION -- Works by Kathryn Kenneberry, Pat Segman, Helen Corning and Anne-Fournier Anderson, through Nov. 25. 603 Edmonston Dr., Rockville. 301-309-3001.

GREENBELT ARTS CENTER -- "Contemporary Korean American Art," through Dec. 15. 123 Centerway, Greenbelt. 301-441-8770.

MONTPELIER CULTURAL ARTS Center -- Works by eight Maryland photographers, through Nov. 26; prints by John Murray and Gretchen Amazeen, through Nov. 30; photographs by Ann Krumrein, through Dec. 27. 12826 Laurel-Bowie Rd., Laurel. 301-953-1993 (TDD: 301-490-2329).

MONTPELIER MANSION -- "Fashionably Independent: The Styles of the Federal Period," through November. Route 197 and Muirkirk Road, Laurel. 301-953-1376.

NATIONAL LIBRARY OF MEDICINE -- "Once and Future Web: Worlds Woven by the Telegraph and Internet," indefinitely. 8600 Rockville Pk., Bethesda. 301-496-5963.

Schlesinger Concert Hall. Northern Virginia Community College, 3001 N. Beauregard St., Alexandria. 703-845-6229.

OATLANDS -- "Four Seasons of Oatlands," through Dec. 30. On U.S. 15 six miles south of Leesburg. 703-777-3174.

* ROCKVILLE ARTS PLACE -- Sculpture by Herb Witenstein, through Nov. 30. 100 E. Middle Lane, Rockville. 301-309-6900.

VIENNA ARTS SOCIETY -- Watercolors by Dolores Santarelli, through Dec. 15. 513 Maple Ave., Vienna. 703-319-3971.

WHITE HOUSE VISITOR CENTER -- "The West Wing: Workshop of Democracy," photographs, through March 2. "Furnishing the Nation's Home: Treasures From the President's House," indefinitely. 1450 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. 202-208-1631.

WOODLAWN PLANTATION -- "Holding History: Family Treasures Return to Woodlawn," through Dec. 31. U.S. 1 and Route 235, Mount Vernon. 703-780-4000.

Galleries* -- Opening show

The District DAVID ADAMSON -- Recent works by Judy Pfaff, through Nov. 29. 406 Seventh St. NW. 202-628-0257.

ALEX -- Vessels by Susan Goldman, through Nov. 30. 2106 R St. NW. 202-667-2599.

* ALLA ROGERS -- Icon paintings by Vladislav Andreyev, from Friday through Jan. 30. 1054 31st St. NW. 202-333-8595.

ROBERT BROWN -- Drawings and sculpture by David Nash, through Nov. 23. 2030 R St. NW. 202-483-4383.

CONNER -- Digital light sculpture by Leo Villareal, through Dec. 4. 1730 Connecticut Ave. NW. 202-588-8750.

KATHLEEN EWING -- Photographs by Sam Abell, and vintage and modern photographs of classic waterfronts, through Nov. 30. 1609 Connecticut Ave. NW. 202-328-0955.

FOUNDRY -- Works by Lou Kaplan, through Nov. 23. 9 Hillyer Court NW. 202-387-0203.

* FOXHALL -- "Small Wonders," paintings by multiple artists, from Tuesday through Dec. 31. 3301 New Mexico Ave. NW. 202-966-7144.

GALLERY A -- Works by Marta Sewall, through Nov. 30. 2106 R St. NW. 202-667-2599.

GALLERY K -- Paintings by Erick Sandberg and Joanne Kent, through Nov. 30. 2010 R St. NW. 202-234-0339.

GOVINDA -- Photographs by Barry Feinstein, through Dec. 21. 1227 34th St. NW. 202-333-1180.

MARSHA MATEYKA -- New drawings by Nancy Wolf, through Nov. 30. 2012 R St. NW. 202-328-0088.

NUMARK -- Works by Shimon Attie, through Dec. 21. 406 Seventh St. NW. 202-628-3810.

STUDIO -- Works by Roberta Thole, through Nov. 24. 2108 R St. NW. 202-232-8734.

* TOUCHSTONE ANNEX -- Works by 8 Danshi artists, Thursday through Dev. 14. Continuing: "The Masai," paintings by Carsten Frank, through Sunday. 406 Seventh St. NW. 202-347-2787.

TROYER -- Paintings by Madalyn Marcus, through Thursday. 1710 Connecticut Ave. NW. 202-328-7189.

* ZENITH -- Oil paintings and prints by Gloria Cesal, Nov. 21 through Jan. 5. Continuing: "Out of Context: A View From the Hill," metal mesh sculpture by Raymond Wiger, photographs by David Morgan, through Sunday. 413 Seventh St. NW. 202-783-2963.

Maryland CREATIVE PARTNERS -- Recent work on paper and canvas by Robert J-P. Hauck, through Nov. 30. 4600 East-West Hwy., Bethesda. 301-951-9441.

* GLASS -- Vessels by Tony Jojola, from Saturday through Dec. 21. 4720 Hampden Lane, Bethesda. 301-657-3478.

MAIN STREET -- Paintings by Anthony Watkins, through Nov. 24. 109 Main St., Annapolis. 410-280-2787.

* MARIN-PRICE -- Paintings by Victor Razgulin, from Saturday through Nov. 29. 7022 Wisconsin Ave., Chevy Chase. 301-718-0622.

MARGARET SMITH/BETHESDA -- Animation art by Chuck Jones, through Nov. 30. 7247 Woodmont Ave., Bethesda. 301-657-1200.

MARGARET SMITH/ELLICOTT CITY -- Animation art by Chuck Jones, through Nov. 30. 8090 Main St., Ellicott City. 410-461-0870.

* SLAYTON HOUSE -- Multi-media exhibit by members of Moonstruck Studios, through Dec. 19. Wilde Lake Village Green, Columbia. 410-730-3987 or 301-596-4883.

Virginia ARTISTS' UNDERTAKING -- Photographs by David Ernst, turned wood by Steve Bishop, through Dec. 2. 309 Mill St., Occoquan. 703-494-0584.

BROADWAY -- Paintings by John Bannon, thorugh November. 1219 King St., Alexandria. 703-549-1162.

* COBBLESTONE -- Oil paintings by Grace Kim, mixed media by Trudi Ann Redmund, Sharon Sefton and Nar Steel, through Dec. 31. 213 King St., Alexandria. 703-548-3333.

FACTORY PHOTOWORKS -- Hand-colored images by Carolyn Ann Day, photographs by Colleen Spencer Henderson, through Dec. 2. 105 N. Union St., Alexandria. 703-683-2205.

LOFT -- Paintings by Denise Shamoun Phalan, through Dec. 1. 313 Mill St., Occoquan, Va. 703-490-1117.

SCOPE -- "Folds and Molds," handcrafted pottery, through Dec. 1. Torpedo Factory, 105 N. Union St., Alexandria. 703-548-6288.