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 Nature of Nature." Ends May 24. "New Pictures 11: Cinthya Soto." Ends Aug. 9. Pao Her and Shana Kaplow. Ends June 7. "Same but Different." Ends Oct. 25. "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: "Summertime." Works from the museum's permanent collection. Opening reception 7 p.m. Thu. Ends Aug. 2. 141 E. 4th St., St. Paul. 651-797-2571.

MUSEUM OF RUSSIAN ART: "Russian-American Artists in Minnesota." Paintings and drawings by Katia Andreeva and Konstantin Berkovski. Ends May 31. $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. Ends Sept. 6. $9-$14; free after 5 p.m. Thu. 1750 Hennepin Av. S., Mpls. 612-375-7600.

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