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“Through the Eye of the Needle: Fabric Art of Esther Nisenthal Krinitz.” Through Feb. 11. “Journeys East: Patterns of Collecting.” Through May 7. At Judah L. Magnes Museum, 2911 Russell St., Berkeley. $4-$6. (510) 549-6950.

“The Jewish Identity Project: New American Photography.” Through April 29. At the Contemporary Jewish Museum, 121 Steuart St., S.F. Up to $5. (415) 344-8800. Free gallery tours every Sunday and Wednesday at 12:30 pm.

“Openings and Openness.” Through Feb. 15. Photography by Evie Weil Rote. At Peninsula JCC, 800 Foster City Blvd., Foster City. (650) 212-PJCC.

The Art of Polish Jewish Posters through Feb 28 at the Katz Snyder Gallery, JCC of San Francisco, 3200 California St., S.F.