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Press Release 10-13-10: Openings, Closings, and Events plus Reminders
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Saint Louis Art Museum
Saint Louis, Missouri

About the museum:
The Saint Louis Art Museum is one of the nation’s leading comprehensive art museums with collections that include works of art of exceptional quality from virtually every culture and time period. Areas of notable depth include Oceanic art, pre-Columbian art, ancient Chinese bronzes and European and American art of the late 19th and 20th centuries, with particular strength in 20th-century German art. The Art Museum offers a full range of exhibitions and educational programming generated independently and in collaboration with local, national and international partners.

Current Exhibition:
  • Joe Jones: Painter of the American Scene
    • Closes January 2, 2011
  • Event

Missoula Art Museum
Missoula, Montana

About MAM:
FREE EXPRESSION / FREE ADMISSION. The Missoula Art Museum strives to engage artists and audience in the creative exploration of contemporary art relevant to our community, state and region. Founded in 1975 and accredited by the American Association of Museums since 1987, MAM showcases diverse and thought-provoking contemporary artwork from local and international artists.

Current and Upcoming Exhibitions:
  • Snippets from the Bright and from the Shade: The Camera Work of David J. Spear
    • Through Dec. 23, 2010
Snippets from the Bright and from the Shade: The Camera Work of David J. Spear
  • Angela Babby: Wolakota
    • Through Feb. 06, 2011
Angela Babby: Wolakota
  • Michael Sarich: Hush & Babel
    • Through Dec. 23, 2010
Michael Sarich: Hush & Babel
  • Steve Muhs: I Have A Coffee Table
    • Through Feb. 06, 2011
Steve Muhs: I Have A Coffee Table
  • Clarice Dreyer: Bird on a Limb
    • Opens Nov. 17, 2010 - Feb. 13, 2011
Clarice Dreyer: Bird on a Limb
Newsletter features: 43 new exhibitions that have opened in the past week, or will open this coming week, plus 12 exhibitions that will close this week!
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Openings, Closings, and Events
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Huntsville, AL

Huntsville Museum of Art

  • Encounters: Mark Messersmith
    • Oct. 3, 2010 – Jan. 16, 2011
  • Turning Wood into Art, The Jane and Arthur Mason Collection
    • Opens Oct. 3 - Dec 5
  • We Hate Jackson Pollock: Beyond Abstract
    • Through Feb. 27, 2011
  • Events
Turning Wood into Art, The Jane and Arthur Mason Collection

San Francisco, CA

The Contemporary Jewish Museum

  • Black Sabbath: The Secret Musical History of Black-Jewish Relations
    • August 26, 2010 – March 22, 2011
  • Maira Kalman: Various Illuminations (of a Crazy World)
    • Closes October 26
  • As It Is Written: Project 304,805
    (The Torah Project)
    • Through Fall 2010
  • “Being Jewish”: A Bay Area Portrait
    • Ongoing
  • StoryCorps StoryBooth
    • Through November 7

Stanford, CA

Iris & B. Gerald Cantor Center for Visual Arts

  • Vodoun/Vodounon: Portraits of Initiates
    • Oct. 13, 2010 (Today!) –
      March 20, 2011
  • Buildings on Paper: Architectural Drawings
    • June 30 – October 17
  • Longing for Sea Change: Odile and Odette
    • June 16 – January 9, 2011
  • Go Figure!
    • Sept. 1 - August 5, 2012
  • Collection Highlights from Europe 1500 - 1800, Ancient Greece and Rome
    • ongoing
  • Mami_wata1Mami Wata: Arts for Water Spirits in Africa and Its Diasporas
    • August 4, 2010 - January 2, 2011
  • Event

Irvine, CA

The Irvine Museum

  • Saving Paradise
    • Closes October 23
Saving Paradise

Laguna Beach, CA

Laguna Art Museum

  • Artists in California, Early Twentieth Century: From the Permanent Collection
    • Closes October 24
Artists in California, Early Twentieth Century: From the Permanent Collection

Pomona, CA

American Museum of Ceramic Arts

  • Peregrinación: Mexican Folk Ceramics
    • Oct. 9, 2010 - Jan. 8, 2011.
  • Event
Peregrinación: Mexican Folk Ceramics

New London, CT

Lyman Allyn Art Museum

  • American Stories
    • Ongoing
  • Members Collect:  The Thrill of the Chase
    • Opens Oct. 17, 2010 -March 20, 2011
  • Event
Members Collect:  The Thrill of the Chase

Daytona Beach, FL

The Southeast Museum of Photography

  • Rwanda/Intended Consequences – Jonathan Torgovnik
    • September 4 – Nov. 7
  • Home Stills – Bastienne Schmidt
    • September 4 – Nov. 7
  • I still do – Judith fox
    • Opens Sept. 25– Dec. 16
  • Photographs - Elaine ling
    • Opens Sept. 25– Dec. 16
  • Events

Winter Park , FL

Cornell Fine Arts Museum at Rollins College

  • MASTER/Plan: Visionary Architects and Their Utopian Worlds
    • Sept. 11 - Dec. 23
  • Robert Motherwell and Jasper Johns: Poetic Works as Metaphor
    • Sept. 11 - Dec. 23
  • REMIX: Old and New Acquisitions from the Permanent Collection
    • Sept. 11 - Dec. 23
  • Event
REMIX: Old and New Acquisitions from the Permanent Collection

West Palm Beach, FL

Norton Museum of Art

  • Artist Nick Cave’s Soundsuits
    • Oct. 9, 2010 – Jan. 9, 2011
  • On the Silk Road and High Seas: Chinese Ceramics, Culture and Commerce
    • August 21–November 28, 2010
  • Vincent van Gogh’s Self-Portrait from the National Gallery of Art
    • Sept. 4, 2010 - Feb. 8, 2011
  • Events
Artist Nick Cave’s Soundsuits

Miami, FL

The Patricia and Phillip Frost Art Museum Florida International University

  • Embracing Modernity: Venezuelan Geometric Abstraction
    • Oct. 13, 2010 - Jan. 2, 2011
  • Florida Artists Series: Selections from Anomie 1492-2006: Arnold Mesches
    • Oct. 13 - Dec. 5
  • Sequentia: Xavier Cortada
    • Oct. 13, 2010 - Jan. 2, 2011
  • La Habana Moderna
    • In The Wolfsonian Teaching Gallery at The Frost Art Museum
    • Oct. 13, 2010 - Jan. 2, 2011
  • Event
La Habana Moderna

Miami Beach, FL

The Wolfsonian-Florida International University

  • Art and Design in the Modern Age: Selections from The Wolfsonian Collection
    • Ongoing
  • Advertising for Health
    • Ongoing
  • Speed Limits
    • September 17 -
  • Event

Atlanta, GA

Michael C. Carlos Museum of Emory University

  • Wondrous Transformations: Photographs by Michael A. Smith
    • Through Jan. 16, 2011
  • Writing the Word of God: Calligraphy and the Qur’an
    • August 28 – December 5
  • Events

Augusta, GA

Morris Museum of Art

  • Helen M. Turner: The Woman's Point of View
    • Oct. 9, 2010 – Jan. 16, 2011
  • Wolf Kahn Pastels
    • Sept. 11–Nov. 7
  • Events
Helen M. Turner: The Woman's Point of View

Indianapolis, IN

Indianapolis Museum of Art

  • Andy Warhol Enterprises
    • Oct. 10, 2010 - Jan. 2, 2011
  • Ball-Nogues Studio: Gravity's Loom
    • Sept. 3, 2010 - March 6, 2011
  • Drawings to Prints
    • July 3, 2010 - January 2, 2011
  • Body Unbound: Contemporary Couture from the IMA's Collection
    • April 10, 2010 - Jan. 30, 2011
  • Shots in the Dark: Photos by Weegee the Famous
    • April 17, 2010-January 23, 2011
  • Events
Andy Warhol Enterprises

Iowa City, Iowa

University of Iowa Museum of Art

  • Ere Ibeji: Yoruba Twin Figures from the Collection of J. Richard Simon
    • Closes Oct. 17!!!!
    • Iowa Memorial Union’s Black Box Theater
  • Events
Ere Ibeji: Yoruba Twin Figures from the Collection of J. Richard Simon

Wichita, KS

Wichita Art Museum

  • Bernard Chaet: Paintings From the 1960's Through the Present
    • Oct. 10, 2010 - Jan. 2, 2011
  • Community Favorites
    • Through Nov. 30
Bernard Chaet: Paintings From the 1960's Through the Present

Paducah, KS

The Yeiser Art Center

  • Silence is Never as Golden as When it’s Gray Paintings by Robert Bean
    • Oct. 16 – Nov. 20
  • YAC Artist of the Month: Paul Lorenz
    • Oct. 16 – Nov. 20
  • Event
Silence is Never as Golden as When it’s Gray

Louisville, KY

Kentucky Museum of Art and Craft

  • Equine Divine
    • Closes October 16!!!!
  • Dia de los Muertos “Day of the Dead” Public Altar Installation
    • October 12 – November 12
  • Events
Equine Divine
Louisville Visual Art Association
  • Reflections on a Louisville Landmark: 150 years of Louisville Water Company
    • Sept. 3 – Oct. 22
  • Events
Reflections on a Louisville Landmark: 150 years of Louisville Water Company
The Speed Art Museum
  • Andy Warhol: Myths
    • Through October 31
  • European and American Art, 1800-1960
    • Extended
  • Pursuing the Masterpiece: Five Recent Acquisitions
    • Sept. 12 – Dec. 31
  • Events

Andy Warhol: Myths


Lexington, KY

The Art Museum at the University of Kentucky

  • The 2010-11 Robert C. May Photography Lecture Series: Jeff Chien-Hsing Liao
    • Oct. 9 - Nov. 14
  • HOOFBEATS and HEARTBEATS: The Horse in American Art
    • August 22 - Nov. 21
  • Event
The 2010-11 Robert C. May Photography Lecture Series: Jeff Chien-Hsing Liao

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