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Openings, Closings, and Events

The newsletter is now divided into three pages:

Lousiana to North Carolina - page 2

Click here for page 1 - Alabama to Kentucky

Click here for page 3 - Pennsylvania to Wyoming


New Orleans, LA

New Orleans Museum of Art

  • Bernard Faucon: The Most Beautiful Day of My Youth
    • Nov. 14, 2010 - March 13, 2011
  • Déjà Vu All Over Again
    Generic Art Solutions
    • Closes February 13, 2011
  • Residents and Visitors: 20th-Century Photographs of Louisiana
    • September 29 -
  • Events
Joan Mitchell in New Orleans
Newcomb Art Gallery, Tulane University
  • Reflections on Water in American Painting
    • Jan. 27 – April 24
Reflections on Water in American Painting

Baltimore, MD

The Walters Art Museum

  • German Drawings from the Walters' Collection
    • Closes Feb.13, 2011
  • Beasts on Parchment: Picturing Animals in Medieval Manuscripts
    • Closes Feb. 06, 2011
  • Palace of Wonders: Renaissance & Baroque Galleries
    • Ongoing
  • Art of the Ancient Americas
    • Ongoing
  • Events
Beasts on Parchment: Picturing Animals in Medieval Manuscripts

Lowell, MA

New England Quilt Museum

  • NO HOLDS BARRED: RECENT WORKS BY SAQA
    • Jan. 20 - April 9
NO HOLDS BARRED: RECENT WORKS BY SAQA
Whistler House Museum of Art
  • Prints from the Permanent Collection
    • Feb 2 - March 6
Prints from the Permanent Collection

Salem, MA

Peabody Essex Museum

  • Charles Sandison: FreePort [No. 001]
    • Oct. 2 - spring 2011
  • Hidden Treasures from the Forbidden City, The Emperor’s Private Paradise
    • Extended Through March 31
  • Faces of Devotion, Indian Sculpture from the Figiel Collection
    • Through Jan. 16, 2012
  • Eye Spy
    • June 19, 2010 - June 1, 2011
  • Events

Muskegon, MI

Muskegon Museum of Art

  • WE ARE THE SHIP: The Story of Negro League Baseball: Original Paintings by Kadir Nelson
    • Jan. 13 - March 13
  • Event
WE ARE THE SHIP: The Story of Negro League Baseball: Original Paintings by Kadir Nelson

Grand Rapids, MI

Frederick Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park

  • Jim Dine: Sculpture
    • Jan. 28 - May 8
Jim Dine: Sculpture
Grand Rapids Art Museum
  • Diana - A Celebration
    • Closes Feb. 16
Diana - A Celebration

Saint Louis, MO

Saint Louis Art Museum

  • Glimpsing History through Art: Selections from the Charles and Rosalyn Lowenhaupt Collection of Japanese Prints
    • Jan, 14 - April 10
  • Aaron Douglas
    • Jan, 14 - April 10
  • Fiery Pool: The Maya and the Mythic Sea
    • Opens Feb. 13 - May 8
  • Events
Fiery Pool: The Maya and the Mythic Sea

Missoula, MT

Missoula Art Museum

  • MAM’s 39th Benefit Art Auction: Art & Soul Exhibition & Dinner
    • Closes February 3, 2011
  • Angela Babby: Wolakota
    • Closes Feb. 06!!!!
  • Clarice Dreyer: Bird on a Limb
    • Closes Feb. 13, 2011
  • Steve Muhs: I Have A Coffee Table
    • Closes Feb. 06
  • Jim Poor: New Works, Exploring a Visual Vocabulary
    • Closes Feb. 27, 2011
  • Events
Angela Babby: Wolakota

Albuquerque, NM

The Albuquerque Museum of Art and History

  • A Passionate Light: The Polaroids of H. Joe Waldrum
    • Jan. 30 - April 10
  • Colcha: Embroidered Connections
    • Through March 13, 2011
A Passionate Light: The Polaroids of H. Joe Waldrum

Santa Fe, NM

Georgia O'Keeffe Museum

  • O’Keeffiana: Art and Art Materials
    • Through May 8
  • Event
O’Keeffiana: Art and Art Materials
New Mexico History Museum
  • A Passionate Light: The Polaroids of H. Joe Waldrum
    • Jan. 30 - April 10
  • Segesser Hide Paintings
    • Ongoing
  • Treasures of Devotion/Tesoros de Devoción
    • Ongoing
  • Telling New Mexico: A Noble Legacy: The USS “New Mexico”
    • Opens Jan. 23 then ongoing
  • Wild at Heart: Ernest Thompson Seton
    • May 23, 2010 - May 8, 2011
  • Events
A Passionate Light: The Polaroids of H. Joe Waldrum

Katonah, NY

The Katonah Museum of Art

  • Drawn/Taped/Burned: Abstraction on Paper
    • Jan. 23 - May 1
  • The Original Art of Peter H. Reynolds: The Dot and Ish
    • Jan. 23 - May 1
Drawn/Taped/Burned: Abstraction on Paper

Albany, NY

Albany Institute of History & Art

  • Historical Russian posters
    • Feb. 5–25
  • GRAPHIC DESIGN—GET THE MESSAGE!
    • Feb. 5 – June 12
  • ART AND NATURE: THE HUDSON RIVER SCHOOL PAINTINGS
    • JAN. 15 - AUGUST
  • BILL SULLIVAN: A LANDSCAPE ARTIST REMEMBERED
    • JAN. 15 -FEB. 27
  • CURATOR’S CHOICE: RECENT ACQUISITIONS
    • JAN. 15 - JUNE 5
GRAPHIC DESIGN—GET THE MESSAGE!

Asheville, NC

Asheville Art Museum

  • A Chosen Path: The Ceramic Art of Karen Karnes
    • Opens Jan. 28 - June 26
  • The Olmsted Project: Photographs by Lee Friedlander
    • Dec. 10, 2010 - April 24, 2011
  • The Director's Cut I: 1995 - 2000
    • Through March 13, 2011
  • Looking Back: Celebrating 60 Years of Collecting at the Asheville Art Museum
    • Ongoing
  • Events
 Chosen Path: The Ceramic Art of Karen Karnes

Winston-Salem, NC

Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art (SECCA)

  • Shinique Smith: Every Brick
    • Through Feb. 13
  • Glenda Wharton: The Zo
    • Through Feb. 13
  • NCNC [North Carolina New Contemporary]
    • Through March 13
  • Event
Glenda Wharton: The Zo

Chapel Hill, NC

Ackland Art Museum

  • At Work in the Wilderness: Picturing the American Landscape, 1820-1920
    • Jan. 14 - March 20
  • The Oldest Paintings in America: Utah's Rock Art Photographed by Goodloe Suttler
    • Jan. 14 - March 20
  • Tradition in Clay: Two Centuries of Classic North Carolina Pots
    • Through March 20
  • Art and Cultural Exchange along the Silk Road
    • Through June 5
  • Events

Durham, NC

Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University

  • The Jazz Loft Project: W. Eugene Smith in New York City, 1957-1965
    • Feb. 3 - July 10
  • Body of Christ
    • Jan. 27 - June 16
  • The Record
    • Closes Feb. 6
  • Jaume Plensa: The Heart of Trees
    • Through Spring 2011
  • Containing Antiquity
    • Ongoing
  • Mark Hewitt: Falling Into Place
  • Event
The Jazz Loft Project: W. Eugene Smith in New York City, 1957-1965

Chapel Hill, NC

Ackland Art Museum

  • At Work in the Wilderness: Picturing the American Landscape, 1820-1920
    • Jan. 14 - March 20
  • The Oldest Paintings in America: Utah's Rock Art Photographed by Goodloe Suttler
    • Jan. 14 - March 20
  • Tradition in Clay: Two Centuries of
    Classic North Carolina Pots
    • Closes March 20
  • Art and Cultural Exchange along the Silk Road
    • Through June 5, 2011
  • Event

At Work in the Wilderness: Picturing the American Landscape, 1820-1920


Raleigh, NC

Gregg Museum of Art & Design North Carolina State University

  • The Pull of the Moon: Recent Work of Barbara Lee Smith
    • Jan. 20 – May 14
  • Traces
    • Jan. 20 – May 14
  • Event
The Pull of the Moon: Recent Work of Barbara Lee Smith
Wilmington, NC

The Cameron Art Museum

  • From Heart to Hand African-American Quilts from the Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts
    • Opens Jan. 28 – April 10
  • Richard McMahan’s MINI museum
    • Closes Feb. 13
Remembering BIG


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