90th BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION Franz Hubmann, one of Austrias greatest living photographers is turning ninety and this exhibit celebrates his lifes work. Pictured above is a photo from his world famous series on Café Hawelka, a legendary Viennese coffee house. Leica Gallery, 670 Broadway. Thru Feb. 14. 212-777-3051. Tues Fri., 11-6, Sat. 12-6.
GALLERY 438 exhibits A Piece of My Heart: An Exhibit of Words and Images about Love. At Seward Park High School. The student-curated exhibit features artwork, photos and writings. 350 Grand St. 917-562-8468. Jan. 8-March 1.
LANDSCAPES BY SHARON FRAZIER at the Synagogue for the Arts in Tribeca. Landscapes of Cuba, Brazil, Costa Rica, Puerto Rico and Spain. The above painting is entitled, Costa Rica. Opening reception Thurs., Jan 15, 6-8. Exhibition: Jan. 15-Feb. 22. 49 White St. 212-966-7141; www.synagogueforthearts.org
Apexart, 291 Church St., call for hours, 212-431-5270: Adaptations, group exhibtion curated by Craig Buckley, Jan. 7-Feb. 7.
Beimodan tribeca, 39 North Moore St., 212-625-1828: New Asian Inspired designs & products, ope-ended.
Capeluto arts, 147 Reade St., Tue.-Sat., noon-6 p.m., 212-964-1340: Call for current exhibition information.
CHERYL PELAVIN FINE ARTS, INC., 13 Jay St., Tue.-Sat., 11 a.m.-6 p.m., 212-925-9424: Findings, hanging bead sculptures & works on paper by CHRIS COSTAN, through Jan. 10; Nature Conserved, work by JUDITH MILLER, Jan. 15-Feb. 21.
Dfn gallery, 176 Franklin St., Mon.-Sat., 11 a.m.-7 p.m., 212-334-3400: People, Places, Things, group exhibition of paintings & drawings, through Feb. 7.
THE EDUCATIONAL ALLIANCE, 197 E. Broadway, Mon.-Thu., 10 a.m.-9 a.m., Fri.-Sun., 10 a.m.-5 p.m., 212-780-2300: Call for current exhibition information.
ETHAN COHEN FINE ARTS, 37 Walker St., Tue.-Fri., noon-6 p.m., Sat., 11 a.m.-4 p.m., 625-1250: Making China, contemporary Chinese art by 13 artists, curated by HUANG DU & BINGYI HUANG, call for closing date.
Fusionarts museum, 57 Stanton St., call for hours, 212-995-5290: Transfusion Too, a group show, through Mar. 7.
Gallery vietnam, 55 N. Moore St., daily, 11 a.m.-7 p.m., 212-431-8889: Colors of Time, work by DUYEN NGUYEN, through Jan.; Call for current exhibition information & directions.
Gas gigantic artspace, 59 Franklin St., Tue.-Sat., 11 a.m.-7 p.m., 212-226-6762: DTroit, group exhibition, through Jan. 31.
Kristen frederickson contemporary art, 149 Reade St., Tue.-Sat., 11 a.m.-6 p.m., 212-566-7787: Color Correct, new work by STACI STRAUSS & CRAIG MCCORD, Jan. 9-Feb. 7.
The lower east side tenement museum, LMCC, 91 Orchard St., call for hours, 212-431-0714: Points of Entry - Regarding the Mihrab, storefront installation; Permenant exhibitions about the tenement history on the Lower East Side of Manhattan, ongoing.
Lower manhattan cultural council, The Regent Wall St., 55 Wall St.: Local - Global, new paintings bu YI-CHEN, through Jan. 31; One Wall Street Court, 142 Pearl St., 2nd fl., Mon.-Fri., 11 a.m.-5 p.m., 212-219-9401: In The Face of Others, group exhibition, Jan. 12-April 30.
Maiden lane exhibition space, 125 Maiden Lane, Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-6 p.m.: SOL LEWITT, Maquettes 1979-2003, through Feb. 18; Matrix 5, ERWIN REDL, light installation, through Feb. 18.
Michael perez gallery, 11 Harrison St., call for hours, 212-966-7278: Call for current exhibition information.
MUSEUM OF JEWISH HERITAGE, 36 Battery Place, Sun.-Wed., 10 a.m.-5:45 p.m., Thur. 10 a.m.- 8 p.m., Fri., 10 a.m.-5 p.m., 646-437-4200: Ours to Fight For: merican Jews in the Second World War, through Aug. 31, 2004., $5-$7.
National museum of the amrican indian, One Bowling Green, call for hours, 212-514-3737: Call for information about current show & exhibitions.
New york city police museum, 100 Old Slip, call for hours, 212-480-3100: Numerous ongoing exhibtions related to our Police force.
The ritz carlton, Battery Park City, 24 hours, Seven Days, 212-206-6674: Art on the Plaza, instalation by Chinese artist ZHANG HUAN called Peace, presented by Creative Time, through April 2004.
SOHO PHOTO, 15 White St., Thur., 6-8 p.m., Fri.-Sun., 1-6 p.m., or by appointment, 212-226-8571: The View from Ruths House: Landscapes of Cape Ann, Massachusetts, photographs by PAUL S. STETZER, JR., through Jan. 3; BARRY SEIDMAN, photographs, through Jan. 3; SohoPhoto2004, annual juried members show, juries by BOB SHAMIS, Jan. 6-31.
Trans, 95 Rivington St., Wed.-Sun., noon-7 p.m., 917-488-0185: Call for current exhibition information.
Tribute, 24 Broadway, call for hours & info., 212-952-1000: Last Call, sculpture by JACK DOWD, through Spring 2004.