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Openings, Closings, and Events

New Exhibitons This Week



Huntsville, AL

Huntsville Museum of Art

  • Southern Comfort: Regional Photography from the Collection
    • Oct. 2, 2011 - Feb. 26, 2012
  • Blood, Thread & Tears: World War II Quilts
    • August 21 –Nov. 7
Southern Comfort: Regional Photography from the Collection

San Francisco, CA

The Contemporary Jewish Museum

  • Houdini: Art and Magic
    • Oct. 2, 2011 - Jan. 16, 2012
  • Black Sabbath: The Secret Musical History of Black-Jewish Relations
    • 2011 - 2012
  • Charlotte Salomon: Life? or Theatre?
    • Closes October 16!!!!
  • “Being Jewish”: A Bay Area Portrait
    • Ongoing
  • StoryCorps StoryBooth
    • Ongoing
Charlotte Salomon: Life? or Theatre?

Stanford, CA

Iris & B. Gerald Cantor Center for Visual Arts

  • Rodin and America: Influence and Adaptation 1876–1936
    • Oct. 5 – Jan. 1, 2012
  • Rodin and the Dancing Body
    • Oct. 5 – Jan. 1, 2012
  • Expanding Views of Africa
    • Ongoing
  • Sequence, sculpture by distinguished American contemporary artist Richard Serra
    • Through 2016
  • Illustrated Title Pages: 1500 – 1900
    • Though Oct. 16
  • Rodin Sculpture Garden
    • Ongoing
  • Go Figure!
    • Through August 5, 2012
  • Collection Highlights from Europe, Ancient Greece and Rome
    • Ongoing
  • Events
Rodin and the Dancing Body

Monterey, CA

Monterey Museum of Art

  • Monterey Masterworks: Paintings from the City of Monterey Collection
    • Sept. 30, 2011 - Jan. 8, 2012
  • MontereyNOW: Greg Mettler
    • July 21 – Nov. 6
  • FROM DAWN TO DUSK: GOTTARDO PIAZZONI’S FINAL MURALS
    • Through Dec. 2012
    • MMA La Mirada
  • The Art of California, 1880 to the Present
    • Through Oct. 23
    • MMA Pacific Street
  • California Artists and Portraiture
    • Through Jan. 8, 2012
    • MMA Pacific Street
  • Adams & Weston and the Masters of California Photography
    • Through Jan. 8, 2012
    • MMA Pacific Street
  • Events
Monterey Masterworks: Paintings from the City of Monterey Collection

Torrance, CA

Torrance Art Museum

  • The Unseen
    • Sept. 17 - Oct. 29
  • CITIES: visionary places
    • Sept. 17 - Oct. 29
  • Event
CITIES: visionary places

Greenwich, CT

Bruce Museum

  • The Prints of Martin Lewis
    • Oct. 2, 2011 - Feb. 19, 2012
  • Drawings by Rembrandt, his Students and Circle from the Maida and George Abrams Collection
    • Sept. 24, 2011 – January 8, 2012
  • Bijoux: The Origins and Impact of Jewelry
    • Through March 11, 2012
  • Picasso’s Vollard Suite: The Sculptor’s Studio
    • Closes October 16!!!!
  • Event
The Prints of Martin Lewis

Storrs, CT

The William Benton Museum of Art University of Connecticut

  • The 45th Annual Art Department Faculty Exhibition
    • Closes October 16!!!!
  • Musical Prints: 1568-1949
    • August 30 – October 16
  • Project 35
    • August 30 - Dec. 18
Musical Prints: 1568-1949

New London, CT

Lyman Allyn Art Museum

  • Skateboards: Art on the Ply
    • Sept. 17, 2011- Feb. 4, 2012.
  • Events

Washington, DC

Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens

  • Wedding Belles: Bridal Fashions from the Marjorie Merriweather Post Family, 1874-1958
    • June 18, 2011 - January 1, 2012
  • Event
Wedding Belles: Bridal Fashions from the Marjorie Merriweather Post Family, 1874-1958

Winter Park, FL

Cornell Fine Arts Museum at Rollins College

  • The Velvet Years: 1965-1967, Warhol's Factory
    • Closes October 9
  • It's Always Rock and Roll: The Work of Photojournalist Janet Macoska
    • Closes October 9
  • E. Brady Robinson: Transfer
    • Closes October 9
  • Douglas Witmer: I Found a Reason
    • Closes October 9
  • Event
It's Always Rock and Roll: The Work of Photojournalist Janet Macoska

Daytona Beach, FL

The Southeast Museum of Photography

  • KHALID HADI: PORTRAITS from AFGHANISTAN
    • Sept. 9 - Dec. 16
  • KATE BROOKS: IN THE LIGHT OF DARKNESS: A Photographer's Journey after 9/11
    • Oct. 21, 2011 - Feb. 12, 2012
  • DOUGLAS KIRKLAND: RETROSPECTIVE: Fifty Years of Photography
    • Oct. 21, 2011 - Feb. 12, 2012
  • WONDERS: Images of Florida’s Forests: Stuart Rome
    • LYONIA GALLERY
    • Sept. 26, 2011 – March 19, 2012
  • Events
KATE BROOKS: IN THE LIGHT OF DARKNESS: A Photographer's Journey after 9/11

Boca Raton, FL

Boca Raton Museum Of Art

  • THE WORLD ACCORDING TO FEDERICO URIBE
    • Sept. 21 - Dec. 4
  • OUTSIDER VISIONS: Self-taught Southern Artists of the 20th Century
    • Sept. 21, 2011 -
      January 8, 2012
  • Portraits from the Permanent Collection
    • Sept. 6, 2011- May 13, 2012
  • Events
Portraits from the Permanent Collection

Miami Beach, FL

The Wolfsonian-Florida International University

  • MANIFEST AND MUNDANE: SCENES OF MODERN AMERICA FROM THE WOLFSONIAN COLLECTION
    • Sept. 8 - August 2012
  • Statistically Speaking: The Graphic Expression of Data
    • On view in the library vestibule through January 2012
  • LAWRENCE WEINER (MIRA & VE)
    • Ongoing installation
  • Art and Design in the Modern Age: Selections from The Wolfsonian Collection
    • Ongoing
  • Events
MANIFEST AND MUNDANE: SCENES OF MODERN AMERICA FROM THE WOLFSONIAN COLLECTION

Atlanta, GA

Michael C. Carlos Museum of Emory University

  • A Harlot’s Progress: Hogarth’s Comic History
    • October 1 - December 4
  • Life and Death in the Pyramid Age: The Emory Old Kingdom Mummy
    • Sept. 10 - Dec. 11
  • Divine Intervention: African Art and Religion
    • Through Dec. 4
  • Events
A Harlot’s Progress: Hogarth’s Comic History

Athens, GA

Georgia Museum of Art

  • Edmund Lewandowski: Precisionism and Beyond
    • Sept. 10 - Dec. 4
  • American Letterpress: The Art of Hatch Show Print
    • August 27 - Nov. 6
  • Hot Metal and Cool Paper: The Black Art of Making Books
    • August 27 - Nov. 6
  • Introduction to the Centers
    • August 27 - Nov. 6
  • All Creatures Great and Small
    • Hartsfield-Jackson Airport, Atlanta, Georgia
    • Through April 20, 2012
Introduction to the Centers

Milledgeville, GA
  • The Fluidity of Gender: Sculpture by Linda Stein
    • Oct 5 - Nov 9
The Fluidity of Gender: Sculpture by Linda Stein

Augusta, GA

Morris Museum of Art

  • Down South: Paintings by Art Rosenbaum, Photographs by Margo Newmark Rosenbaum
    • Sept. 17 - Nov. 6
  • Preservation of Place: The Art of Edward Rice
    • August 27 - Nov. 20
  • Event

Indianapolis, IN

Indianapolis Museum of Art

  • FLOW: Can You See the River?
    • installlation
    • Sept. 22 -
  • Brian McCutcheon: Out of this World
    • Sept. 9, 2011 - March 4, 2012
  • Venetian Views: American Works on Paper
    • June 3 - Nov. 27
  • Material World
    • Through February 5, 2012
  • Dynasty and Divinity: Ife Art in Ancient Nigeria
    • July 8, 2011 - Jan. 16, 2012
  • Selections from Project 35
    • Through Oct. 30
  • The Old Masters
    • Through December 31
  • Events

Ames, IA

University Museums
Iowa State University

  • French Art Nouveau: From the Permanent Collection
    • Brunnier Art Museum
    • August 23 – Dec. 30
  • The Age of Brilliance: Cut Glass from the Permanent Collection
    • Brunnier Art Museum
    • August 23 – Dec. 30
  • Relationships: Interstitial Connections
    • Brunnier Art Museum
    • August 23 – Dec. 30
  • A Fragile Thread of Glass
    • Brunnier Art Museum
    • August 23 – Dec. 30
  • Priscilla Sage: Contemporary Sculpture
    • Brunnier Art Museum
    • August 23 – Dec. 30
  • Ulfert Wilke: Words To Be Seen
    • Brunnier Art Museum
    • August 23 – Dec. 30
  • N. C. Wyeth: America In the Making
    • Brunnier Art Museum
    • August 23 – Dec. 30
  • Iowa City & Keota Glass
    • Brunnier Art Museum
    • August 23 – Dec. 30
  • Subject to Change: Art and Design in the Twentieth Century
    • Christian Petersen Art Museum: Morrill Hall
    • August 22 – December 16
  • Commissioning a Collection: 75 Years of Public Art
    • Christian Petersen Art Museum: Morrill Hall
    • August 22 – December 16
  • Realties: The Lyric Sculpture of William King
    • Scupture Garden
    • August 22, 2011 – May 2012
  • Be It Enacted: Legislation and the Farm House
    • Farm House Museum
    • August 22, 2011 – May 2012
  • Events

Iowa City, IA

University of Iowa Museum of Art

  • Graphic Language: The Art and Literature of Comics
    • Sept. 24 - Dec. 11
  • Labyrinths and Other Daily Exits: The Art of Tom Aprile
    • Fall 2011 Semester
  • Events
Graphic Language: The Art and Literature of Comics

Logan, KS

The Dane G. Hansen Memorial Museum

  • Going Places
    • Through Oct. 23
Going Places

Wichita, KS

Wichita Art Museum

  • Been in the Dark: What You Haven't Seen Lately
    • Through October 23
  • Make It POP!
    • May 1 -
Been in the Dark: What You Haven't Seen Lately

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