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Princeton University Art Museum
Princeton, NJ

Mission
The mission of the Princeton University Art Museum is to make the visual arts an essential part of the experience of all Princeton University students; to advance knowledge of art and archaeology; to serve as a world-class destination for members of the local, regional, national, and international communities; and thus to act as a public gateway to the University's intellectual resources.

Exhibitions
  • Multiple Hands: Collective Creativity in Eighteenth-Century Japanese Painting
    • Oct. 8, 2011 – Jan. 22, 2012
Multiple Hands: Collective Creativity in Eighteenth-Century Japanese Painting
  • John Singer Sargent’s An Interior in Venice
    • Through Dec. 11
    • (single piece exhibition)
John Singer Sargent’s An Interior in Venice
  • John Singer Sargent’s Elizabeth Allen Marquand
    • Through Dec. 11
    • (single piece exhibition)
John Singer Sargent’s Elizabeth Allen Marquand
  • Mark Rothko’s: Magenta, Black, Green on Orange (No. 3/No. 13)
    • Through Jan. 8, 2012
    • (single piece exhibition)
Mark Rothko’s: Magenta, Black, Green on Orange (No. 3/No. 13)
  • The Life and Death of Buildings
    • Through Nov 6
The Life and Death of Buildings
  • The Bunnell Decades
    • Closes Oct. 23!!!!
The Bunnell Decades

Openings, Closings, and Events

New Exhibitons This Week



Huntsville, AL

Huntsville Museum of Art

  • Herb Ritts: Celebrity and Fashion
    • Oct. 14, 2011 – Jan. 29, 2012
  • Southern Comfort: Regional Photography from the Collection
    • Oct. 2, 2011 - Feb. 26, 2012
  • Blood, Thread & Tears: World War II Quilts
    • August 21 –Nov. 7
Herb Ritts: Celebrity and Fashion

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
  • StoryCorps StoryBooth
    • Ongoing
  • “Being Jewish”: A Bay Area Portrait
    • Ongoing
Houdini: Art and Magic

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
  • Collection Highlights from Europe, Ancient Greece and Rome
    • Ongoing
  • Rodin Sculpture Garden
    • Ongoing
  • Go Figure!
    • Through August 5, 2012
  • Events
Rodin and America: Influence and Adaptation 1876–1936

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
    • Closes 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
MontereyNOW: Greg Mettler

Torrance, CA

Torrance Art Museum

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

Pomona, C A

American Museum of Ceramic Art

  • Exposed: Sculpture and Promised Gifts from AMOCA’s Permanent Collection
    • Closes October 29
Exposed: Sculpture and Promised Gifts from AMOCA’s Permanent Collection

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
  • Event
Drawings by Rembrandt, his Students and Circle from the Maida and George  Abrams Collection

Storrs, CT

The William Benton Museum of Art University of Connecticut

  • Barkley L. Hendricks: Some Like It Hot
    • Oct. 25 – Dec. 18
  • Project 35
    • August 30 - Dec. 18
  • Event
Barkley L. Hendricks: Some Like It Hot

New London, CT

Lyman Allyn Art Museum

  • Hello Manga!
    • Oct. 15, 2011 - March 17, 2012.
  • Skateboards: Art on the Ply
    • Sept. 17, 2011- Feb. 4, 2012.
  • Events
Hello Manga!

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 Very Queer Portraits of Heyd Fontenot
    • Oct. 22 – Jan. 8, 2012
  • Synchronicity: Studio Faculty Biennial Exhibition 2011
    • Oct. 22, 2011 - Jan. 15, 2012
  • A Room of One’s Own: Women Artists from the Permanent Collection
    • Oct. 22, 2011 - Jan. 15, 2012
  • Contested Object: Ninomiya Kinjiro and Rollins College’s Cultural Property Controversy
    • Oct. 22, 2011 - Jan. 15, 2012
  • Event

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
DOUGLAS KIRKLAND: RETROSPECTIVE: Fifty Years of Photography

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
OUTSIDER VISIONS: Self-taught Southern Artists of the 20th Century

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

West Palm Beach, FL

Norton Museum of Art

  • The Emperor’s Orders: Designs from the Qianlong Imperial Workshop (1736 -1796)
    • Oct. 22, 2011 - Feb. 19, 2012
  • Recent Acquisitions: Photography
    • Oct. 1, 2011 – Jan. 1, 2012
  • The Art of War in East Asia
    • Through Nov. 13
  • Events
The Emperor’s Orders: Designs from the Qianlong Imperial Workshop (1736 -1796)

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
Life and Death in the Pyramid Age: The Emory Old Kingdom Mummy

Athens, GA

Georgia Museum of Art

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

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
    • Closes Oct. 30
  • The Old Masters
    • Through December 31
  • Events
Selections from Project 35

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
    • Closes Oct. 23!!!!
Going Places

Wichita, KS

Wichita Art Museum

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

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