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We Welcome the Lowe Art Museum at the University of Miami!


Lowe Art Museum at the University of Miami
Coral Gables, FL

Mission Statement
The mission of the Lowe Art Museum, the art museum of the University of Miami, is to serve the University, and the Greater South Florida communities, and national and international visitors as a teaching and exhibiting resource through its permanent and borrowed collections.

Current and upcoming exhibitions
ArtLab @ The Lowe: Adapting and Adopting - Waves of Change as East Encounters West, Modern and Contemporary Japanese Art
  • Through April 2
ArtLab @ The Lowe: Adapting and Adopting - Waves of Change as East Encounters West, Modern and Contemporary Japanese Art
Saintly Blessings: A Gift of Mexican Retablos from Joseph and Janet Shein
  • Extended through Feb. 10
Saintly Blessings: A Gift of Mexican Retablos from Joseph and Janet Shein
Infinite Mirror: Images of American Identity
  • Jan. 26 - March 24
Infinite Mirror: Images of American Identity
Stephen Knapp: New Light
  • Jan. 26 - March 24
Stephen Knapp: New Light

Openings, Closings, and Events

New Exhibitons This Week


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Huntsville, AL

Huntsville Museum of Art

  • Object of Devotion: Medieval English Alabaster Sculpture from the Victoria and Albert Museum, London
    • Closes January 20!!!!
  • Divine Masterpieces from the Collection of Bob Jones University Museum & Gallery
    • Closes January 20!!!!
  • Encounters: John Donovan
    • Closes January 20!!!!
  • Huntsville Photographic Society: 2012 Members’ Showcase
    • Through March 24, 2013
  • FACE-OFF: Portraits from the Collection
    • Closes January 20!!!!


San Francisco, CA

The Contemporary Jewish Museum

  • The Snowy Day and the Art of Ezra Jack Keats
    • Nov. 15, 2012 – Feb. 24, 2013
  • The Radical Camera: New York's Photo League, 1936-1951
    • Closes Jan. 21!!!!
  • California Dreaming: Jewish Life in the Bay Area from the Gold Rush to the Present
    • Ongoing
  • Stanley Saitowitz: Judaica
    • Ongoing
  • Black Sabbath: The Secret Musical History of Black-Jewish Relations
    • Ongoing
  • StoryCorps StoryBooth
    • Ongoing
  • “Being Jewish”: A Bay Area Portrait
    • Ongoing
The Radical Camera: New York's Photo League, 1936-1951

  • Stanford, CA
  • Iris & B. Gerald Cantor Center for Visual Arts
  • Dotty Attie: Sometimes a Traveler/There Lived in Egypt
    • Jan. 23 – June 16
  • North Africa and the Holy Land in 19th-Century Photographs
    • Jan. 23 – June 2
  • Buying and Selling: Early Modern Economies of Labor, Merchandise, Services, and Shopping
    • Jan. 23 – June 2
  • The Jameel Prize: Art Inspired by Islamic Tradition
    • Dec. 12, 2012–March 10, 2013
  • Christian Marclay “Video Quartet”
    • Nov. 14, 2012 – Feb. 10, 2013
  • A War on Modern Art: The 75th Anniversary of Degenerate Art
    • Oct. 3, 2012 – Feb. 24, 2013
  • Drawings from Los Angeles in the 1960s and 1970s: The Marmor Collection
    • August 29–February 4, 2013
  • Wood, Metal, Paint: Sculpture from the Fisher Collection
    • Feb. 29, 2012 – Oct. 13, 2013
  • Expanding Views of Africa
    • Ongoing
  • Sequence, sculpture by distinguished American contemporary artist Richard Serra
    • Through 2016
  • Collection Highlights from Europe, Ancient Greece and Rome
    • Ongoing
  • Rodin Sculpture Garden
    • Ongoing
  • Events
Dotty Attie: Sometimes a Traveler/There Lived in Egypt

Monterey, CA

Monterey Museum of Art

  • Miniatures
    • November 15- December 31
  • Chuck Close: Works on Paper 1975-2012: From the Collections of Jordan D. Schnitzer and his Family Foundation
    • Oct. 27, 2012 - Feb. 17, 2013
    • MMA-La Mirada
    • MMA Pacific Street
  • FROM DAWN TO DUSK: GOTTARDO PIAZZONI’S FINAL MURALS
    • Through Dec. 2013
  • Events
Chuck Close: Works on Paper 1975-2012

Irvine, CA

The Irvine Museum

  • Autumn's Glory, Winter's Grace
    • Closes Jan. 17!!!!
Autumn's Glory, Winter's Grace

Torrance, CA

Torrance Art Museum
  • Paradox Maintenance Technicians: A comprehensive manual to contemporary painting from Los Angeles and beyond.
    • Jan. 22 - March 9
  • Event
Paradox Maintenance Technicians: A comprehensive manual to contemporary painting from Los Angeles and beyond.

Laguna Beach, CA

Laguna Art Museum
  • The Permanent Collection
    • Closes Jan. 20!!!!
  • Timothy J. Clark
    • Closes Jan. 20!!!!
  • ex·pose: macha suzuki
    • Closes Jan. 20!!!!
  • Permission to Play
    • Closes Jan. 20!!!!
The Permanent Collection

Pomona, CA

American Museum of Ceramic Art
  • German Mettlach Ware (1850-1915) & Present Day Translations
    • Oct. 13, 2012 - Jan. 27, 2013
  • The Vault: Collecting California
    • Oct. 13, 2012 - Jan. 26, 2013
German Mettlach Ware (1850-1915) & Present Day Translations

Greenwich, CT

Bruce Museum

  • Let It Snow! Children’s Book Art
    • Dec. 1, 2012 - Feb. 24, 2013
  • Your Face Squared: Community Self-Portrait Project
    • Nov. 17, 2012 - Jan. 27, 2013
  • Extreme Habitats: Living Desert Dry
    • August 25, 2012 - March 3, 2013
  • Event
Your Face Squared: Community Self-Portrait Project

Norwalk , CT

Center for Contemporary Printmaking
  • JULIO VALDEZ: Nature: Prints, Drawings and Mixed Media
    • Dec. 2, 2012 - Jan. 27, 2013
JULIO VALDEZ: Nature: Prints, Drawings and Mixed Media

New London, CT

Lyman Allyn Art Museum

  • Dinotopia: Art, Science, and Imagination
    • Through February 2, 2013
Dinotopia: Art, Science, and Imagination

Storrs, CT

The William Benton Museum of Art University of Connecticut
  • Millionaires and Mechanics, Bootleggers and Flappers: Speaking of The Great Gatsby
    • Jan. 22 – March 17
Millionaires and Mechanics, Bootleggers and Flappers: Speaking of The Great Gatsby

Winter Park, FL

Cornell Fine Arts Museum at Rollins College
  • Collecting for the Cornell
    • Jan. 19 – May 12
Collecting for the Cornell

Daytona Beach, FL

The Southeast Museum of Photography
  • ANTHOLOGY 2012: A Biennial of Contemporary Photography
    • Through Feb. 3, 2013
  • LYONIA GALLERY
    ERIC BREITENBACH: APPREHENDING NATURE/NATURE APPREHENDING
    • Through March 17
  • Atlantic Center for the Arts
    Selections from the Southeast Museum of Photography Collection
    • Through Feb. 9
ERIC BREITENBACH: APPREHENDING NATURE/NATURE APPREHENDING

Miami, FL

The Patricia and Phillip Frost Art Museum Florida International University
  • Form's Transgressions: The Drawings of Augstín Fernández
    • Jan. 12 – Feb. 17
  • To beauty: A Tribute to Mike Kelley
    • Oct. 17, 2012 – Feb. 24, 2013
  • American Sculpture in the Tropics
    • Oct. 17, 2012 – May 20, 2013
To beauty: A Tribute to Mike Kelley

Miami Beach, FL

The Wolfsonian-Florida International University

  • Postcards of the Wiener Werkstätte: Selections from the Leonard A. Lauder Collection
    • Nov. 15, 2012 – March 31, 2013
  • Out of the Darkness: Selling Light
    • Ongoing
  • Cleaner, Healthier, Easier: Improving the Modern Home, 1900–1945
    • Ongoing
  • LAWRENCE WEINER (MIRA & VE)
    • Ongoing installation
  • Art and Design in the Modern Age: Selections from The Wolfsonian Collection
    • Ongoing
  • Event
Postcards of the Wiener Werkstätte: Selections from the Leonard A. Lauder Collection

Boca Raton, FL

Boca Raton Museum of Art
  • THERESA BERNSTEIN: An Early Modernist: Paintings from the Martin and Edith Stein Collection
    • Ongoing
  • Portraits from the Permanent Collection
    • Ongoing (in the Auditorium)
  • Sculpture Garden
    • Ongoing
  • Event
THERESA BERNSTEIN: An Early Modernist: Paintings from the Martin and Edith Stein Collection

West Palm Beach, FL

Norton Museum of Art

  • Sylvia Plimack Mangold: Landscape and Trees
    • Through March 3
  • Keep Calm and Carry On: World War II and the British Home Front, 1938-1951
    • Closes January 20!!!!
  • Rob Wynne: I Remember Ceramic Castles, Mermaids & Japanese Bridges
    • Sept. 21, 2012 - Oct. 6, 2013
  • Lobby installation
  • Clear Water and Blue Hills: Stories in Chinese Art
    • Through January 27, 2013
  • Event
Clear Water and Blue Hills: Stories in Chinese Art

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