MUSEUMS

AMERICAN SWEDISH INSTITUTE: "Nobel Creations." Works inspired by the Nobel Prize. Ends May 24. $5-$9. 2600 Park Av. S., Mpls. 612-871-4907.

MINNEAPOLIS INSTITUTE OF ARTS: "The Habsburgs." Ends May 10. Free-$20. "The Coated Splendor: Art of Chinese Lacquer." Ends April 19. "Masterpiece in Focus." A painting by Johannes Vermeer. Ends May 3. "Other Worlds: The Natural and Supernatural in Andean Art." Ends May 3. "Scents for the Soul: A Newly Acquired Havdalah Spice Box by Pope Pius VII's Silversmith." Ends Aug. 23. 2400 3rd Av. S., Mpls. 612-870-3000.

MINNESOTA MUSEUM OF AMERICAN ART: Pioneer Endicott: "Random Walks and Chance Encounters." Works by Yu-Wen Wu and Harriet Bart. Ends April 12. 141 E. 4th St., St. Paul. 651-797-2571.

MUSEUM OF RUSSIAN ART: "Romance in Soviet Art." Paintings by Geli Korzhev, Vladimir Nekrasov, Mai Dantsig, Vasili Nechitailo and others. Ends Sept. 20. $5-$9. 5500 Stevens Av. S., Mpls. 612-821-9045.

WALKER ART CENTER: "75 Gifts for 75 Years." Donated paintings, sculpture, drawings, photography and prints. Ends Aug. 2. "75 Years of Walker Collections." Ends Sept. 11. "International Pop." Works by more than 100 artists. Opens Sat. Ends Sept. 6. "Liz Deschenes: Gallery 7." Ends Nov. 22. "Recent Acquisitions." Ends July 5. $9-$14; free after 5 p.m. Thu. 1750 Hennepin Av., Mpls. 612-375-7600.

WEISMAN ART MUSEUM: "Big Bridges." Ends Dec. 6. University of Minnesota, 333 East River Rd., Mpls. 612-625-9494.

EVENTS

WALKER ART CENTER: Walker After Hours. A preview party for "International Pop" with DJ Izzy and Liberty Finch. 9 p.m.-midnight Fri. $20-$30. 1750 Hennepin Av., Mpls. 612-375-7600.