“Artwork of Toby Tover-Krein.” Oil paintings of everyday life. Through Friday, Aug. 28. At Contra Costa JCC, 2071 Tice Valley Blvd., Walnut Creek. Friedkin Art Gallery.

“Chagall and the Artists of the Russian Jewish Theater, 1919-1949.” Through Sept. 8. “Jews on Vinyl.” Through Oct. 13. StoryCorps. Share life stories with family and friends in the story booth. Through Oct. 11. At Contemporary Jewish Museum, 736 Mission St., S.F.

“The Dead Sea.” Ofir Ben Tov’s aerial photography. Through Friday, Aug. 28. At Peninsula JCC, 800 Foster City Blvd., Foster City.

“Dual Reality.” Larry Davidson’s architectural photography. Through Monday, Aug. 31. At Osher Marin JCC, 200 N. San Pedro Road, San Rafael.

“Exodus: Flight from Nazi Germany.” Through the fall. At Holocaust Center of Northern California, 121 Steuart St., S.F.

“From the Bronx to the Bay.” Philip Rosenfeld’s oil paintings of women from the American labor movement. Through Saturday, Aug. 29. At Congregation Emanu-El, 2 Lake St., S.F. (415) 387-5578.

“Jews of the Fillmore.” Historical photography. Through Oct. 20. At Jazz Heritage Center, 1330 Fillmore St., S.F. For cell phone walking tour of the area, call (415) 226-2583.

“Photographs of Ciara Levy.” Images of Israel. Through Dec. 1. At KNA Copy Centre, 1865 Solano Ave., Berkeley. (510) 525-2381.

“Sea of Triathlon.” Israeli photographer Michal Peleg’s images, in celebration of the JCC Maccabi Games. Through Sunday, Aug. 30. At JCCSF, 3200 California St., S.F.

“The Whimsical Art of Frank Spalding.” Artist and cartoonist. Through Dec. 30. In the Tice Valley Gallery, Contra Costa JCC, 2055 Tice Valley Blvd., Walnut Creek.

“The First Hebrew City.” Early Tel Aviv from the Eliasaf Robinson collection. Through Monday, Aug. 31. At Peterson Gallery, Green Library, Stanford University. www.

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“Synagogues of Mexico.” Photography exhibit. Through Oct. 31. At JCCSF, 3200 California St., S.F.

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“In Search of the Synagogues of Sub-Saharan Africa.” Watercolors by Jay A. Waronker. Through Jan. 10. At Congregation Emanu-El, Two Lake St., S.F.