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Press Release 1-20-10: Openings, Closings, and Events plus Reminders
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There are now museums from twenty-two states on our site!

Museum from PA Joins!
Westmoreland Museum of American Art

Westmoreland Museum of American Art
Greensburg, Pennsylvania

Mission
The mission of the Westmoreland Museum of American Art is to enrich a growing public through innovative and collaborative approaches to the collection, preservation and presentation of American art.

Our Vision
To be a preeminent museum of American art.

Exhibitions:
  • Concerning the 1930s in Art: Paintings from the Schoen Collection
    • January 24 - March 21
  • Ben Schachter: Kosher/Treif and Eruvim
    • January 24 - March 21
  • Events

Concerning the 1930s in Art: Paintings from the Schoen Collection
Ben Schachter: Kosher/Treif and Eruvim
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Openings, Closings, and Events
See Exhibitions page to see a sample photos of current and upcoming shows.

Huntsville, AL

Huntsville Museum of Art

  • Paintings from the Reign of Victoria: The Royal Holloway Collection
    • Closes Jan. 31, 2010
  • Reflections of Reality:
    Great American Paintings from the Collection of Peter and Betsy Lowe
    • Dec. 13, 2009 - Feb. 21, 2010
  • Events
Paintings from the Reign of Victoria: The Royal Holloway Collection

San Francisco, CA

The Contemporary Jewish Museum

  • “Being Jewish”: A Bay Area Portrait
    • Ongoing
  • StoryCorps StoryBooth
    • Through November 7
  • As It Is Written: Project 304,805
    (The Torah Project)
    • Through Fall 2010
  • Jews on Vinyl
    And You Shall Know Us by the Trail of Our Vinyl
    • Through Spring 2010
  • Events
As It Is Written: Project 304,805 The Torah Project

Torrance, CA

Torrance Art Museum

  • The Reflected Gaze - Self Portraiture Today
    • January 16 – February 20
  • FAX
    • January 16 – February 20
The Reflected Gaze - Self Portraiture Today

West Palm Beach, FL

Norton Museum of Art

  • Habsburg Treasures: Renaissance Tapestries from the Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna
    • January 16 – April 11
Habsburg Treasures: Renaissance Tapestries from the Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna

Miami, FL

The Patricia and Phillip Frost Art Museum Florida International University

  • The Fantastic World of José Gurvich
    • January 20 – April 11
  • In Body and Soul: The Performance Art of María Teresa Hincapié
    • January 20 – May 16
  • Taiwan Discovered
    • February 19 – May 16
  • Women’s Work / Men’s Work: Labor and Gender in America
    • January 20 – April 25
    • Wolfsonian Teaching Gallery at The Frost
  • Event
The Fantastic World of José Gurvich

Miami Beach, FL

The Wolfsonian-Florida International University

  • Art and Design in the Modern Age: Selections from The Wolfsonian Collection
    • Ongoing
  • TRAFFIC!
    • lobby
    • Closes January 24!!!!
  • Styled for the Road: The Art of Automobile Design, 1908-1948
    • October 16, 2009 through
      March 14, 2010
  • Rhythms of Modern Life: British Prints 1914-1939
    • Nov. 20, 2009 - Feb. 28, 2010
  • New Voices. New Works
    • Site-specific pieces inspired by The Wolfsonian, curated by designer Todd Oldham for Art Basel Miami Beach
  • Events
TRAFFIC!

Atlanta, GA

Michael C. Carlos Museum of Emory University

  • Scripture for the Eyes: Bible Illustration in Netherlandish
    • Closes January 24!!!!
  • Events
Old Master Highlights of the Works on Paper Collection

Milledgeville, GA

Georgia State College & University Museum

  • TRANSITIVE GEOGRAPHIES: CONTEMPORARY VISIONS OF AN EVOLVING SOUTH
    • January 28 – May 8
  • Event
TRANSITIVE GEOGRAPHIES: CONTEMPORARY VISIONS OF AN EVOLVING SOUTH

Augusta, GA

Morris Museum of Art

  • Response and Memory: The Art of Beverly Buchanan
    • Closes Jan. 31, 2010
  • Deep Sea: Drawings by William O. Golding
    • Dec. 12, 2009 - March 14, 2010
  • Events
Response and Memory: The Art of Beverly Buchanan

Indianapolis, IN

Indianapolis Museum of Art

  • Fashion in Bloom
    • Closes Jan. 31, 2010
  • Judith G. Levy: Memory Cloud
    • Closes Jan. 24, 2010
  • Paired Photographs
    • Through March 21, 2010
  • Events
Judith G. Levy: Memory Cloud

Logan, KS

The Dane G. Hansen Memorial Museum

  • Sum of the Parts, Surface Design Association Membership Exhibition 2007
    • Closes February 7
Sum of the Parts, Surface Design Association Membership Exhibition 2007

Wichita, KS

Wichita Art Museum

  • Murdock and Friends
    • Through Oct. 3
  • Sensitive and Relevant
    • Through Mar. 28
  • Community Favorites
    • Through Nov. 30
  • This is My Land: A Photographic Portrait of America by James Yarnell
    • Through March 7
  • Docent Selections
    • Through May 2
  • Try Some Color, Please!
    • January 10 – April 18
  • American Chronicles: The Art of Norman Rockwel
    • March 7 - May 30
  • Events
Try Some Color, Please!

Paducah, KY

The National Quilt Museum

  • Quilts with a Kick.
    • Closes Feb. 2, 2010

Owensboro, KY

Owensboro Museum of Fine Art

  • LINCOLN THEN AND NOW
    • January 24 – March 21
    • Event

Louisville, KY

Kentucky Museum of Art and Craft

  • Searching for the Heart of Black Identity
    • January 9 – April 10
Searching for the Heart of Black Identity
Louisville Visual Art Association
  • Water Tower Regional
    • January 24 - March 7
  • Event
The Speed Art Museum
  • Painting in Europe, 1600-1800
    • October 25, 2009 -
      January 24, 2010
  • European and American Art, 1800-1960
    • Opened October 11
  • Hattie Bishop Speed: A New Museum for Louisville
    • September 1, 2009 to
      March 14, 2010
  • A Book of Prayers: The Medieval Bestseller
    • October 11, 2009 to
      February 14, 2010
  • Events
A Book of Prayers: The Medieval Bestseller

Baton Rouge, LA

Hill Memorial Library LSU Libraries' Special Collections

  • Two Gentlemen from Louisiana:
    The Congressional Papers of Senators John B. Breaux and J. Bennett Johnston, Jr.
    • Closes Jan. 30
Mariners, Meridians and Monsters: Exploring the History of Maps in Fact and Fiction

New Orleans, LA

Newcomb Art Gallery, Tulane University

  • Polaridad Complementaria: Recent Works From Cuba
    • January 16 – March 14
  • Events

New Orleans Museum of Art

  • Dreams Come True: Art of the Classic Fairy Tales from the Walt Disney Studio
    • Opened November 15
  • William Woodward, 1859-1939: American Impressionist in New Orleans
    • Through Feb. 28, 2010
  • Käthe Kollwitz: Graphics from the Jean Stein Collection
    • November 15-March 14, 2010
  • Luis Cruz Azaceta
    Swimming to Havana
    • Through Mar. 28
  • Events
Swimming to Havana
Ogden Museum of Southern Art
  • José Bedia
    • Jan. 14 - April 11
  • Jorge Otero: Un-restored Miami
    • Jan. 14 - April 11
  • Billie Ruth Sudduth
    • Jan. 14 - April 11
  • New Southern Photography
    • Jan. 14 - April 11
  • Bo Bartlett: Paintings 1984-2000
    • Through Feb. 28
  • Walter Inglis Anderson: Watercolors from the Collection of Wesley and Norman Galen
    • Ongoing
  • Events
Billie Ruth Sudduth
Baltimore, MD

Contemporary Museum

  • Project 20: The Pantheon Project
    • Jan. 17 - April
  • Project 20: Finishing School: GO
    • Jan. 17 - April
  • Project 20: Neighborhood Public Radio
    • Jan. 17 - April
Project 20: The Pantheon Project

The Walters Art Museum

  • The Christmas Story: Picturing the Birth of Christ in Medieval Manuscripts
    • Dec. 3, 2009 – Feb. 28, 2010
  • Beauty and the Brain: A Neural Approach to Aesthetics
    • January 23 - April 11
  • Mummified
    • Through November 2010
  • Art of the Ancient Americas
    • Ongoing
  • Palace of Wonders: Renaissance & Baroque Galleries
    • Ongoing
  • Events
Beauty and the Brain: A Neural Approach to Aesthetics

Lowell, MA

New England Quilt Museum

  • Masters: 40 Contemporary Master Quilters
    • Through Feb. 25
Masters: 40 Contemporary Master Quilters

Salem, MA

Peabody Essex Museum

  • Rare Bird of Fashion: The Irreverent
    Iris Apfel
    • Through Feb. 7, 2010
  • Valérie Belin: Made Up
    • Through Feb. 7, 2010
  • Trash Menagerie
    • Through June 1, 2010
  • ReVisions, Indian Artists Engaging Traditions
    • Through Mar. 28, 2010
  • Events
Rare Bird of Fashion: The Irreverent Iris Apfel

Muskegon, MI

Muskegon Museum of Art

  • Edward Curtis: Selections from The North American Indian portfolio
    • Jan. 14 – April 10, 2010
  • BIRDS IN ART
    • Dec.10, 2009 – Feb.14, 2010
  • PATTERNS OF FLIGHT: THE ART OF CATHERINE McCLUNG
    • Dec. 10, 2009 – Feb. 7, 2010
  • Events
Edward Curtis: Selections from The North American Indian portfolio

Ridgeland, MS

Mississippi Craft Center

  • A Woodcarver’s Memory: The work of George Berry, Sr.
    • Closes Jan. 30
A Woodcarver’s Memory: The work of George Berry, Sr.

Biloxi, MS

Ohr-O’Keefe Museum of Art

  • From the Vault
    • Closes Jan. 29

Columbia, MO

Museum of Art and Archaeology
University of Missouri

  • Ancient Glass from the Permanent Collection
    • Ongoing from August 2007
  • The Fine Art of Living: Luxury Objects from the East and West
    • Ongoing from May 29, 2008
  • Faces of Warhol: Constructing Gender
    • Through February 7, 2010
  • The European and American Galleries
    • Ongoing
  • Treasures from Antiquity: The Weinberg Gallery of Ancient Art
    • Ongoing
  • Connecting with Contemporary Sculpture
    • January 30 - May 16, 2010
  • Events

Santa Fe, NM

The Museum of Indian Arts & Culture

  • A River Apart
    • Through Jun 6, 2010
  • Native Couture II: Innovation and Style
    • Through Feb 10, 2010
  • The Buchsbaum Gallery of Southwestern Pottery
    • Ongoing
  • Here, Now and Always
    • Ongoing
  • Events
Native Couture II: Innovation and Style
Museum of International Folk Art
  • Dancing Shadows, Epic Tales: Wayang Kulit of Indonesia
    • in the Bartlett Wing
    • Through March 14, 2010
  • Multiple Visions: A Common Bond
    • Ongoing
  • A Century of Masters:The NEA National Heritage Fellows of New Mexico
    • Closes Jan 16, 2011
  • Material World: Textiles and Dress from the Collection
    • Dec. 20, 2009 - May 23, 2011
Material World: Textiles and Dress from the Collection
New Mexico Museum of Art
  • O’Keeffe and Baumann
    • Ongoing
  • How The West is One: The Art of New Mexico
    • Ongoing
  • The Surreal Life: Gerry Snyder and Marco Rosichelli
    • Closes Jan 31, 2010
  • Museums in the 21st Century: Concepts, Projects, Buildings
    • Jan. 29 - April 18
  • Event
The Surreal Life: Gerry Snyder and Marco Rosichelli

New Mexico History Museum
  • Fashioning New Mexico
    • Through Apr 14, 2010
  • Telling New Mexico
    • Ongoing
  • Treasures of Devotion/Tesoros de Devoción
    • Ongoing
  • Segesser Hide Paintings
    • Ongoing
  • Events
Fashioning New Mexico

Katonah, NY

The Katonah Museum of Art

  • Bold, Cautious, True: Walt Whitman and American Art of the Civil War Era
    • Closes Jan. 24!!!!
  • Brian Selznick’s Walt Whitman: Words for America
    • Closes Jan. 24!!!!
  • Steve Tobin: Katonah Steelroots
    • Through Sep. 19, 2010
  • Hudson River Triology: Alison Moritsugu
    • Closes Jan. 24!!!!
  • Chakaia Booker
    • Through March 1, 2010
  • Events
Bold, Cautious, True: Walt Whitman and American Art of the Civil War Era

Asheville, NC
  • Ruth Asawa: Drawing in Space
    • Sept. 19, 2009 - Feb. 7, 2010
  • Looking Forward: Celebrating New Art and New Directions for the Permanent Collection
    • Through Feb. 10, 2010
  • Looking Back: Celebrating 60 Years of Collecting at the Asheville Art Museum
    • Ongoing
  • Lorna Blaine Halper: The Space Between
Ruth Asawa: Drawing in Space

Durham, NC

Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University

  • Big Shots: Andy Warhol Polaroids
    • Nov. 12, 2009 - Feb. 21, 2010
  • The Past is Present: Classical Antiquities at the Nasher Museum
    • Ongoing
  • Events
Big Shots: Andy Warhol Polaroids

Raleigh, NC

Gregg Museum of Art & Design North Carolina State University

  • With Lathe and Chisel: North Carolina Wood Turners and Carvers
    • Jan. 21 - May 15
  • Faces and Mazes
    • Jan. 21 - May 15
With Lathe and Chisel: North Carolina Wood Turners and Carvers

Philadelphia, PA

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

  • Public Treasures/Private Visions: Hudson River School Masterworks from the Metropolitan Museum of Art and Private Collections
    • Through May 30
  • Philagrafika 2010: The Graphic Unconscious
    • January 29 - April 11, 2010
  • Gallery 128: Certificate/BFA - Post Bacc., MFA Student Exhibition
    • Through January 31
  • Robert Ryman: Philadelphia Prototype, 2002
    • Ongoing
Public Treasures/Private Visions: Hudson River School Masterworks from the Metropolitan Museum of Art and Private Collections

Columbia, SC

Columbia Museum of Art

  • Larry Clark: Tulsa
    • The Mamie & William Andrew Treadway, Jr. Gallery 15.
    • Oct. 14, 2009 - Feb. 7, 2010
  • Events
Larry Clark: Tulsa

Brookings, SD

South Dakota Art Museum

  • The Collector’s Eye: Amish Quilts from the International Quilt Study Center
    • Through April 1, 2010
  • Oscar Howe Exhibit
    • Through April 1, 2010
  • Harvey Dunn: Select Works
    • Through November 1, 2010
  • Events
Harvey Dunn: Select Works

Memphis, TN

Memphis Brooks Art Museum

  • Salt of the Earth: Photographs of the Farm Security Administration
    • Through Feb. 28
  • The Apocalypse: A Series of Woodcuts by Joseph Weisz
    • Through April 25
  • Ex Libris: The Art of Ownership
    • Through June 6
  • Venice in the Age of Canaletto
    • Feb. 14 - May 9
  • Events
he Apocalypse: A Series of Woodcuts by Joseph Weisz
Children's Museum of Memphis
  • Run! Jump! Fly! Adventures in Action
    • January 23-May 16
Run! Jump! Fly! Adventures in Action

Clarksville, TN

Customs House Museum and Cultural Center

  • Home and Abroad: The Paintings of Matthew Deric Gore
    • Jan. 12th - Feb. 28
  • 3rd Biennial Arts & Craft Juried Exhibition
    • Jan. 12th - April 3rd
Home and Abroad: The Paintings of Matthew Deric Gore

Nashville, TN

Frist Center for the Visual Arts

  • Georgia O’Keeffe and Her Times: American Modernism from the Lane Collection of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
    • Closes Jan. 31, 2010
  • Oliver Herring: Sculpture and Video
    Gordon Contemporary Artists Project Gallery
    • Closes Jan. 31, 2010
  • Thomas Hart Benton in Story and Song
    • Closes Jan. 31, 2010
  • Heroes: Mortals and Myths in Ancient Greece
    • Opens Jan. 29
  • Events
Oliver Herring: Sculpture and Video
The Hiram Van Gordon Memorial Gallery
  • Kamal Al Mansour: Connected
    • January 18-March 5, 2010
Kamal Al Mansour:  Connected
Tennessee Art League
  • Jason Saunders
    • Through February 27
    • The Premiere Gallery
  • Nashville group Art Seen
    • Ethel Smith Gallery
    • Closes January 29
  • Work by Studio A Artists
    • 2nd Floor Gallery
    • Closes January 29

Work by Studio A Artists

Tennessee State Library and Archives
  • Tennessee Myths and Legends
    • Through April 29
Tennessee Myths and Legends

Chattanooga

Creative Discovery Museum

Creative Discovery Museum

Hunter Museum of American Art

  • The Kennedys | Portrait of a Family Photographs by Richard Avedon
    • Closes Jan.24!!!!
  • Jellies: Living Art
    • Ongoing
  • Events

Norris, TN

Museum of Appalachia

  • Alvin York Exhibit

Knoxville, TN

The Emporium Center for Arts & Culture

  • National Juried Exhibition of 2009
    • Closes Jan. 29, 2010
  • 365: AIGA Annual Design Competition
    • Closes 29
  • Arts in the Airport
    • April 22, 2010
National Juried Exhibition of 2009
The Ewing Gallery of Art & Architecture University of Tennessee Knoxville
  • ARTIST IN RESIDENCE BIENNIAL EXHIBITION
    • Jan 13 - Feb 21
Knoxville Museum of Art
  • Devorah Sperber: Threads of Perception
    • Closes Jan. 24!!!!
  • Wind/Rewind/Weave
    • Jan. 22 – April 25
  • Higher Ground: A Century of Visual Arts in East Tennessee
    • Ongoing
  • Events
Devorah Sperber: Threads of Perception

Midland, TX

Museum of the Southwest

  • The Nashville Portraits by Jim McGuire
    • January 26 - March 14
  • Burton Pritzker: Forgotten Planes
    • January 29th - February 28
  • Jean Cappadonna-Nichols
    • January 22nd - March 21
  • Event
Jean Cappadonna-Nichols

Fort Worth, TX

Kimbell Art Museum

  • From the Private Collections of Texas: European Art, Ancient to Modern
  • European Art
    • South Gallery
    • Current
  • Asian Art
    • North Gallery
    • Current
  • Pre-Columbian and African Art
    • East Gallery
  • Michelangelo’s First Painting: The Torment of Saint Anthony
    • On View beginning Sept. 26
  • Events
From the Private Collections of Texas: European Art, Ancient to Modern

Dallas, TX

Meadows Museum SMU

  • Face and Form: Modern and Contemporary Sculpture in the Meadows Collection
    • Closes January 24!!!!
    • Events
Face and Form: Modern and Contemporary Sculpture in the Meadows Collection

Dallas Museum of Art
  • All the World’s a Stage: Celebrating Performance in the Visual Arts
    • Through Feb. 28
  • Performance/Art
    • Through Mar. 21
  • Jacob Lawrence: The Life of Toussaint L’Ouverture
    • Through May 23
  • Materials & Meanings
    • Through Summer 2010
    • Center for Creative Connections
  • Events
Jacob Lawrence: The Life of Toussaint L’Ouverture

Wasau, WI

Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum

  • In Search of Norman Rockwell’s America
    • Closes Jan. 24!!!!
  • Event
In Search of Norman Rockwell’s America
In Search of Norman Rockwell’s America

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