Through Dec. 20: “Mirror Mirror” at Express Newark. Works by Manuel Acevedo, Zoë Charlton, Paolo Cirio, David Antonio Cruz, Kevin Darmanie, E.V. Day, Leah DeVun, Nona Faustine, Tatyana Fazlalizadeh, Anne-Karin Furunes, Phyllis Galembo, Chitra Ganesh, William Kentridge, Riva Lehrer, Ani Liu, Jessamyn Lovell, Hyphen-Labs (Carmen Aguilar y Wedge, Ece Tankal, Ashley Baccus), Peggie Miller, Anna Ogier-Bloomer, Polixeni Papapetrou, Patricia Piccinini, Wendy Red Star, Faith Ringgold, Kevin Blythe Sampson, María Verónica San Martín, Leo Selvaggio, Laura Splan, Dread Scott, Beat Streuli, Arne Svenson, Shoshanna Weinberger, Deborah Willis and Martha Wilson.
Through Dec. 30: “Self-Confessed! The Inappropriately Intimate Comics of Alison Bechdel” at Zimmerli Art Museum, New Brunswick.
Through Dec. 30: “Celebrity Culture: Photographs From the Collection of the Zimmerli Art Museum” at Zimmerli Art Museum, New Brunswick.
Through Dec. 30: “Fabulous Food” at Monmouth Museum, Lincroft.
Through Dec. 31: “That’s Worth Celebrating: The Life and Work of the Johnson Family” at Grounds for Sculpture, Hamilton.
Through Jan. 6: “Lace, Not Lace: Contemporary Fiber Art From Lacemaking Techniques” at Hunterdon Art Museum, Clinton.
Through Jan. 31: “Leyla Spencer: Mosaics” at J.B. Kline & Son Gallery, Lambertville.
Through March 17: “Trumpets, Weird, and Wonderful: Treasures from the National Music Museum” at Morris Museum, Morris Township.
Through March 17: “Masayuki Koorida: Sculpture” at Grounds for Sculpture, Hamilton.
Through March 17: “The Art of Turning Pages: Illustrations by Lulu Delacre for Sonia Sotomayor’s Life Story” at Zimmerli Art Museum, New Brunswick.
Through April 21: “Polymorphic Sculpture: Leo Amino’s Experiments in Three Dimensions” at Zimmerli Art Museum, New Brunswick.
Through Jan. 6: “Kara Walker’s Virginia Lynch Mob and Other Works” at Montclair Art Museum.
Through Feb. 24: “Sound Garden, An Installation by John Morton and Jacqueline Shatz” at Morris Museum, Morris Township.
Through May 12: “Masters of Illusion: The Legacy of John F. Peto” at Morven Museum & Garden, Princeton.
Through July 14: “Michael Rees: Synthetic Cells” at Grounds for Sculpture, Hamilton.
Through Jan. 5, 2020: “Constructing Identity in America (1766-2017)” at Montclair Art Museum.
Dec. 15-Feb. 28: “Poaching Their Future” at Morris Museum, Morris Township.
Jan. 13-April 28: “Walter Chandoha” (photography) at Hunterdon Art Museum, Clinton.
Jan. 22-March 15: “Aurora Robson” at DiMattio Gallery at Monmouth University, West Long Branch.
Jan. 22-March 22: “Marked, Unmarked, Remembered: A Geography of American History (Photographs by Andrew Lichtenstein)” at Rotary Ice House Gallery at Monmouth University, West Long Branch.