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Pennsylvania to Tennessee: page 5
Page 1: AL-FL Page 2: GA-LA Page 3: MD - NJ
Page 4: NM - OH Page 6: TX - WY

Greensburg, PA

Westmoreland Museum of American Art
  • Modern Dialect: American Paintings from the John and Susan Horseman Collection
    • August 11 - November 4
  • Merrell & Morrill
    • August 11 - November 4
  • Events
Merrell & Morrill

Chadds Ford, PA

Brandywine River Museum
  • Picturing Poe
    • Sept. 8 - Nov. 15
  • A Painter's View: The Andrew Wyeth Studio
    • March 27 - Oct. 28
  • Events
Picturing Poe

Doylestown, PA

James A. Michener Art Museum
  • Parting Gifts: Artists Honor Bruce Katsiff, Director/CEO, 1989 – 2012
    • Through December 9, 2012
  • Creative Hand, Discerning Heart: Story, Symbol, Self
    • Through December 30, 2012
  • To Stir, Inform, and Inflame: The Art of Tony Auth
    • Through October 21, 2012
  • I Look, I Listen: Works on Paper by Marlene Miller
    • Closes October 14!!!!
  • Intelligent Design
    • Permanent Exhibition
I Look, I Listen: Works on Paper by Marlene Miller

Philadelphia, PA

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

  • A Mine of Beauty: Landscapes by William Trost Richards
    • Sept. 29 - Dec. 30
  • Building a Masterpiece: Frank Furness' Factory for Art
    • Sept. 29 - Dec. 30
  • A New Look: Samuel F. B. Morse’s Gallery of the Louvre
    • August 4, 2012 - April 14, 2013
  • American Art Starts Here: PAFA Refreshed and Reloaded
    • Ongoing
  • Bill Viola: Ocean Without a Shore
    • Ongoing
Building a Masterpiece: Frank Furness' Factory for Art

The Philadelphia Museum of Art
  • Shipwreck! Winslow Homer and The Life Line
    • Sept. 22 - Dec. 16
  • Full Spectrum: Prints from the Brandywine Workshop
    • Sept. 7 - Nov. 25
  • Ronaldus Shamask: Form, Fashion, Reflection
    • Oct. 6, 2012–March 10, 2013
  • Notations: Sean Scully
    • Through February 2013
  • Cy Twombly: Sculptures
    • Through March 2013
  • Collab: Four Decades of Giving Modern and Contemporary Design
    • Through fall 2012
  • Prom: Photographs by Mary Ellen Mark
    • Through October 28
  • Events
Shipwreck! Winslow Homer and The Life Line

University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
  • MAYA 2012: Lords of Time
    • May 5, 2012 - Jan. 13, 2013
  • Iraq's Ancient Past: Rediscovering Ur's Royal Cemetery
    • Ongoing
  • Events
MAYA 2012: Lords of Time

Columbia, SC

Columbia Museum of Art
  • Mark Rothko: The Decisive Decade 1940-1950
    • Sept. 14, 2012 to Jan. 6, 2013
  • Events

Charleston, SC

Gibbes Museum of Art
  • Sound and Vision: Monumental Rock and Roll Photography
    • Sept. 21 – Dec. 30
  • Willard Hirsch: Charleston's Sculptor
    • Sept. 21 – Dec. 30
  • Events
Willard Hirsch: Charleston's Sculptor

Myrtle Beach, SC

The Franklin G. Burroughs-Simeon B. Chapin Art Museum
  • Jonathan Green - The Artist as Servant-Leader: A Retrospective of Community Engagement
    • Sept. 25 - Dec. 30, 2012
  • An Artist's Eye: A Journey through Modern and Contemporary Art with Sigmund Abeles works from the Columbia Museum of Art's Permanent Collection
    • Oct. 7, 2012- Jan. 6, 2013
  • Figuratively Speaking: The Art of Sigmund Abeles
    • Oct. 7, 2012- Jan. 6, 2013
Jonathan Green - The Artist as Servant-Leader: A Retrospective of Community Engagement

Brookings, SD

South Dakota Art Museum

  • Judy and Jennifer Onofrio Fornes
    • Sept, 11, 2012 - Jan. 6, 2013
  • Kyle Fokken and Brett Anderson
    • July 24 - October 28
  • Harvey Dunn: Depictions of Weather
    • Through December 2
  • Marghab Linens
    • Nov. 23, 2011 - Nov., 2012

Judy and Jennifer Onofrio Fornes


Memphis, TN

Memphis Brooks Art Museum
  • The Brilliance of Tiffany: Lamps from the Neustadt Collection
    • Oct 12 - Jan 13
  • The Taste for Tiffany
    • Oct 12 - Jan 13
  • Howard Simon: Modern American Woodcuts
    • July 28, 2012 - January 27, 2013
  • Early Quilts from Southern Collections
    • Through January 6, 2013
  • Day of the Dead Student-made Altars
    • Through Nov 4
  • Events
The Brilliance of Tiffany: Lamps from the Neustadt Collection
Dixon Gallery and Gardens
  • Jim Buchman Sculpture
    • September 23 - December 02
  • Double Vision- Brin and Dale Baucum: A Retrospective in Clay
    • Closes October 14!!!!
  • Jonathan Green
    • Closes October 14!!!!
  • Event
Jim Buchman Sculpture
National Ornamental Metal Museum
  • Master Metalsmith: Eleanor Moty
    • Sept 7-Dec 2, 2012
  • Events
Master Metalsmith: Eleanor Moty
The Pink Palace Museum
  • Elvis at 21: Photographs by Alfred Wertheimer
    • Closes October 14!!!!
  • Women of Strength, Women of Color
    • Closes October 14!!!!
  • The Highsmith Collection of Indian pottery
    • Ongoing
  • Greatest Little Show on Earth: Clyde Parke minature circus
    • Ongoing
  • The Vietnam Veterans Memorial–Made in Memphis
    • Ongoing
  • Events
Elvis at 21: Photographs by Alfred Wertheimer

Clarksville, TN

Customs House Museum and Cultural Center
  • Impressions of Reality: The Art of Camille Engel
    • Sept 12 – Nov 4, 2012
  • Subtle Manipulations: The Vision of Greg Sand
    • Sept. – Oct.
  • Inspirations & Origins: A juried exhibition of the work of the Cumberland Furniture Guild
    • August 9 – Oct 28
Impressions of Reality: The Art of Camille Engel

Nashville, TN

Centennial Art Center
  • NASHVILLE’S INTERNATIONALS VI 2012
    • October 5 – October 24
  • Event
NASHVILLE’S INTERNATIONALS VI 2012
Cheekwoood Botanical Garden &
Museum of Art
  • Permanent Residents: Artists from Cheekwood’s Collection
    • March 31 - Dec. 31
  • William Edmondson: The Hand and the Spirit
    • Ongoing
  • SCARECROWS 2012
    • Sept. - Oct. 31, 2012
  • Events
Permanent Residents: Artists from Cheekwood’s Collection

Frist Center for the Visual Arts

  • Carrie Mae Weems: Three Decades of Photography and Video
    • Sept. 21, 2012–Jan. 13, 2013
  • Brian Alfred: It’s Already the End of the World
    • Sept. 21, 2012–Jan. 13, 2013
  • Cameras & Community in Action
    • Sept. 21, 2012–Jan. 13, 2013
  • Metamorphoses: Drawings by Erin Anfinson, Kristi Hargrove, Mark Hosford, and Chris Scarborough
    • June 8 -October 28
  • Rose on 65th Street by Sculptor Will Ryman
    • Through December 31, 2013
  • Events
Rose on 65th Street by Sculptor Will Ryman
The Parthenon
  • Distilled Accumulations: Paintings by Bill Killebrew
    • Oct. 6, 2012 – Jan. 26, 2013
  • Events
Distilled Accumulations: Paintings by Bill Killebrew

Tennessee Art League

  • Thomas Lavie, Recent Works
    • Premiere Gallery
    • October 6 - November 2
  • Steve Duffy, Life: Just Like I Pictured It
    • Ethel Smith Gallery & Members Gallery
    • October 6 - November 2
  • Open Arms Care Corporation
    • Poston3 Gallery
    • October 6 - November 2
  • Studio A Group
    • Studio A
    • October 6 - November 2
Steve Duffy, Life: Just Like I Pictured It
Tennessee State Museum
  • The Best of Tennessee Craft: 2012 TACA Biennial Exhibition
    • August 24 - October 21, 2012
  • On My Honor: 100 Years of Girl Scouting
    • August 24 - October 31, 2012
  • Japan 1945: Images by U.S. Marine Photographer Joe O'Donnell
    • Extended through Oct.14
    • Military Branch Museum in the War Memorial building
  • Event
The Best of Tennessee Craft: 2012 TACA Biennial Exhibition
Vanderbilt University Fine Arts Gallery
  • LONG STORY BIT BY BIT: LIBERIA RETOLD, PHOTOGRAPHY BY TIM HETHERINGTON
    • Oct. 12 - Dec. 6
  • Event
LONG STORY BIT BY BIT: LIBERIA RETOLD, PHOTOGRAPHY BY TIM HETHERINGTON

Sewanee, TN

University Art Gallery Sewanee: The University of the South & The Carlos Gallery
  • Richard fleming: Walking to guantánamo
    • Oct. 11 - Nov. 20
    • University Art Gallery
  • Spaces, a solo exhibition of black and white photographs by Sewanee alumna Edie Shimel.
    • October 5 – November 4
    • Carlos Gallery
  • Event
  • Richard fleming: Walking to guantánamo

    Chattanooga, TN

    Hunter Museum of American Art
    • Chattanooga Gems III
      • Closes Oct. 14!!!!
    • Event
    Chattanooga Gems III

    Collegedale, TN

    Lynn H. Wood Archaeological Museum
    • Vessels in Time: A Journey into the Biblical World
      • Through fall 2012
    Vessels in Time: A Journey into the Biblical World

    Norris, TN

    Museum of Appalachia
    • Events
      • 33rd annual Tennessee Fall Homecoming

    Knoxville, TN

    The Emporium Center for Arts & Culture
    • Finger-printed by Dena Honea
      • October 5-26, 2012
    • Cultivated Form by Kath Girdler Engler and Suzanne Jack
      • October 5-26, 2012
    • Pottery by Lahla Deakins
      • October 5-26, 2012
    • Dreamscapes, An Altered Reality by Denny Morelock
      • October 5-26, 2012
    Pottery by Lahla Deakins
    The Ewing Gallery of Art & Architecture University of Tennessee Knoxville
    • PENCIL PUSHED: exploring process and boundaries in drawing!
      • September 17 – October 28
    • Event
    PENCIL PUSHED: exploring process and boundaries in drawing!
    Frank H. McClung Museum,
    University of Tennessee
    • Zen Buddhism and the Arts of Japan
      • Sept. 15 – Dec. 31
    Zen Buddhism and the Arts of Japan
    Girl Scout Museum
    • The year 2012 is the 100th anniversary of Girl Scouting in the United States! Special exhibit including a 100 year timeline broken into 25 year segments.
    The year 2012  is the 100th anniversary of Girl Scouting in the United States! Special exhibit including a 100 year timeline broken into 25 year segments.
    Knoxville Museum of Art
    • Contemporary Focus 2012
      • August 24 -Nov. 4
    • Fischli & Weiss: The Way Things Go
      • August 24 -Nov. 4
    • Horizons: Steinunn Thórarinsdóttir
      • Through Feb. 2013
    • Higher Ground: A Century of Visual Arts in East Tennessee
      • Ongoing
    • Event
    Contemporary Focus 2012

    Johnson City, TN

    Slocumb Galleries ETSU
    • Humor; Analog Humor
      • Oct. 1 to 19
      • Tipton Gallery
    Humor; Analog Humor

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