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Press Release 11-17-10: Openings, Closings, and Events plus Reminders
Newsletter is now so large it can not be sent by email and is built into the site.

Newsletter features: 37 new exhibitions that have opened in the past week, or will open this coming week, plus 10 exhibitions that will close this week!
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Openings, Closings, and Events
The newsletter is now divided into three pages:

California to Kentucky - page 1

Click here for page 2 - Alabama to North Carolina

Click here for page 3 - Pennsylvania to Wyoming

Huntsville, AL

Huntsville Museum of Art

  • Encounters: Mark Messersmith
    • Through Jan. 16, 2011
  • Turning Wood into Art, The Jane and Arthur Mason Collection
    • Through Dec. 5
  • We Hate Jackson Pollock: Beyond Abstract
    • Through Feb. 27, 2011
  • Event (Opening of new wing!)
Encounters: Mark Messersmith

San Francisco, CA

The Contemporary Jewish Museum

  • Curious George Saves the Day: The Art of Margret and H. A. Rey
    • November 14, 2010 -
      March 13, 2011
  • Reclaimed: Paintings from the Collection of Jacques Goudstikker
    • October 29, 2010 - March 29, 2011
  • Black Sabbath: The Secret Musical History of Black-Jewish Relations
    • August 26, 2010 – March 22, 2011
  • StoryCorps StoryBooth
    • Ongoing
  • As It Is Written: Project 304,805
    (The Torah Project)
    • Through March 29, 2011
  • “Being Jewish”: A Bay Area Portrait
    • Ongoing
Curious George Saves the Day: The Art of Margret and H. A. Rey

Stanford, CA

Iris & B. Gerald Cantor Center for Visual Arts

  • Chiaroscuro Woodcuts from 16th-Century Italy: Promised Gifts from the Kirk Edward Long Collection
    • November 3 – February 27, 2011
  • Vodoun/Vodounon: Portraits of Initiates
    • Oct. 13, 2010 – March 20, 2011
  • 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
Chiaroscuro Woodcuts from 16th-Century Italy: Promised Gifts from the Kirk Edward Long Collection

Torrance, CA

Torrance Art Museum

  • South Bay Focus
    • November 20 - December 17
  • Event

Irvine, CA

The Irvine Museum

  • All Things Bright & Beautiful
    • Nov. 10, 2010 - June 11, 2011
All Things Bright & Beautiful

Laguna Beach, CA

Laguna Art Museum

  • John Paul Jones
    • Oct.31, 2010 - Jan. 23, 2011
  • E. Roscoe Shrader
    • Oct.31, 2010 - Jan. 23, 2011
  • Sean Duffy: Searcher
    • Oct.31, 2010 - Jan. 23, 2011
  • Masterstrokes: Selections from Laguna Plein Air Painters Association Signature Members
    • Oct.31, 2010 - Jan. 23, 2011
  • Events

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

Washington, D.C.

Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens

  • A Photographic Journey of the Ambassador’s Daughter: Moscow, 1937-38
    • Oct. 21, 2010 - May 29, 2011
  • Events
A Photographic Journey of the Ambassador’s Daughter: Moscow, 1937-38

Daytona Beach, FL

The Southeast Museum of Photography

  • Spirit: From the Infinity Series
    • Nov. 20, 2010- Feb. 6, 2011
  • Odyssey: The Photographs of Linda Connor
    • Nov. 20, 2010- Feb. 6, 2011
  • I still do – Judith fox
    • Through Dec. 16
  • Photographs - Elaine ling
    • Through Dec. 16
  • Events
Spirit:: From the Infinity Series

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
  • John Storrs: Machine-Age Modernist
    • October 2, 2010 – January 2, 2011
  • Event
Vincent van Gogh’s Self-Portrait from the National Gallery of Art

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
Florida Artists Series: Selections from Anomie 1492-2006: Arnold Mesches

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
    • Through December 5
  • Events

Milledgeville, GA

Georgia State College & University Museum

  • Collocations by Mickey Smith
    • Closes Nov. 19!!!!
  • Stories by Jessica Bruah
    • Closes Nov. 19!!!!
Stories by Jessica Bruah

Augusta, GA

Morris Museum of Art

  • Helen M. Turner: The Woman's Point of View
    • Oct. 9, 2010 – Jan. 16, 2011
  • Events
Helen M. Turner: The Woman's Point of View

Indianapolis, IN

Indianapolis Museum of Art

  • Read My Pins: The Madeleine Albright Collection
    • Nov. 7, 2010 - Jan. 30, 2011
  • Framed
    • November 5, 2010-March 6, 2011
  • Read My Pins: The Madeleine Albright Collection
    • Nov. 7, 2010-Jan. 30, 2011
  • 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

Logan, KS

The Dane G. Hansen Memorial Museum

  • Golden Age of Jazz
    • Nov. 12 - December 12
Uncommon Threads : Stitched Artwork by Margaret Cusack

Wichita, KS

Wichita Art Museum

  • British Watercolors: Featuring Gifts of Virginia & George Ablah And The Friends of the Wichita Art Museum
    • Through Jan. 30, 2011
  • 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, KY

The National Quilt Museum

  • Contemporary Broderie Perse
    • November 19, 2010 -
      February 15, 2011
  • The Machine Age of Quilting: Treadle to Computer
    • Sept. 1 - Dec. 6
  • Event
Contemporary Broderie Perse
The Yeiser Art Center
  • Silence is Never as Golden as When it’s Gray Paintings by Robert Bean
    • Closes Nov. 20!!!!
  • YAC Artist of the Month: Paul Lorenz
    • Closes Nov. 20!!!!
Silence is Never as Golden as When it’s Gray

Louisville, KY

Kentucky Museum of Art and Craft

  • PLANES, TRAINS AND SUPERHEROES
    • Oct. 23 - Dec. 31
  • Rooted in Place
    • Oct. 23 - Dec. 31
  • Healing Creatively
    Art Therapy Experiences from Kosair Children’s Hospital
    • Closes Dec. 3
  • Events
The Speed Art Museum
  • Modern in the Making: Design 1900-2000
    • Through April 3, 2011
  • European and American Art, 1800-1960
    • Extended
  • Pursuing the Masterpiece: Five Recent Acquisitions
    • Sept. 12 – Dec. 31
  • Events

Pursuing the Masterpiece: Five Recent Acquisitions


Lexington, KY

The Art Museum at the University of Kentucky

  • The 2010-11 Robert C. May Photography Lecture Series: Kael Alford
    • November 20, 2010 -
      January 16, 2011
  • HOOFBEATS and HEARTBEATS: The Horse in American Art
    • Closes Nov. 21!!!!
HOOFBEATS and HEARTBEATS: The Horse in American Art

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