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We Welcome the Lynn H. Wood Archaeological Museum!

Lynn H. Wood Archaeological Museum
Collegedale, TN

MISSION
The Lynn H. Wood Archaeological Museum is an educational institution dedicated to the study of the art, history, and culture of the ancient Near East. Our goal is to actively engage visitors of all ages through collection, conservation, education, and exhibition of archaeological artifacts from the biblical world. The Museum serves the research and teaching interests of the students, faculty, and staff of Southern Adventist University and offers cultural enrichment to the community.

  • Exhibition: Vessels in Time: A Journey into the Biblical World
    • Ongoing
Exhibition: Vessels in Time: A Journey into the Biblical World

Openings, Closings, and Events

New Exhibitons This Week



Huntsville, AL

Huntsville Museum of Art

  • Connections: Marilyn Murphy/Bob Trotman
    • Through March 18
  • Event
Connections: Marilyn Murphy/Bob Trotman

San Francisco, CA

The Contemporary Jewish Museum

  • Do Not Destroy: Trees, Art, and Jewish Thought
    • February 16 - May 28, 2012
  • California Dreaming: Jewish Life in the Bay Area from the Gold Rush to the Present
    • Nov. 17, 2011 –Oct. 16, 2012
  • Stanley Saitowitz: Judaica
    • Nov. 3, 2011 – Oct. 16, 2012
  • Jacques Lipchitz: Hagar in the Desert
    • Ongoing
  • Black Sabbath: The Secret Musical History of Black-Jewish Relations
    • 2011 - 2012
  • StoryCorps StoryBooth
    • Ongoing
  • “Being Jewish”: A Bay Area Portrait
    • Ongoing
California Dreaming: Jewish Life in the Bay Area from the Gold Rush to the Present

Stanford, CA

Iris & B. Gerald Cantor Center for Visual Arts

  • Wood, Metal, Paint: Sculpture from the Fisher Collection
    • Feb. 29, 2012 – Oct. 13, 2013
  • Memory and Markets: Pueblo Painting in the Early 20th Century
    • Feb. 22 – May 27
  • Walker Evans
    • Feb. 1 – April 8
  • Go Figure!
    • Through August 5, 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
  • Events
Walker Evans

Monterey, CA

Monterey Museum of Art

  • MontereyNOW: Paul Roehl
    • Nov. 17, 2011– March 4, 2012
  • FROM DAWN TO DUSK: GOTTARDO PIAZZONI’S FINAL MURALS
    • Through Dec. 2012]
  • Events
MontereyNOW: Paul Roehl

Torrance, CA

Torrance Art Museum
  • To Live and Paint in LA
    • Closes March 10
To Live and Paint in LA

Irvine, CA

The Irvine Museum

  • Gardens and Grandeur: Porcelains & Paintings by Franz A. Bischoff
    • Closes March 8
Gardens and Grandeur: Porcelains & Paintings by Franz A. Bischoff

Laguna Beach, CA

Laguna Art Museum

  • The Postwar Era: From the Collection, 1945-1980
    • Feb. 26-April 29
  • Victor Hugo Zayas: Mi Obra
    • Feb. 26-April 29
  • California Artists: Late nineteenth and early Twentieth Centuries
    • Through April 29
  • Event
Victor Hugo Zayas: Mi Obra

Greenwich, CT

Bruce Museum

  • Greenwich Lost and Preserved
    • March 3 - May 27
  • Coming Full Circle: The Greenwich Art Society Celebrates 100 at the Bruce Museum
    • Feb. 11 - April 1
  • Walter Wick: Games, Gizmos and Toys in the Attic
    • Jan. 28 - April 22
  • Bijoux: The Origins and Impact of Jewelry
    • Through March 11
  • Event
Greenwich Lost and Preserved

Norwalk, CT

Center for Contemporary Printmaking
  • Charlie Hewitt: Cut and Printed—Recent Color Woodcuts
    • Closes March 18
  • Event
Charlie Hewitt: Cut and Printed—Recent Color Woodcuts

New London, CT

Lyman Allyn Art Museum

  • Hello Manga!
    • Closes March 17
  • Events
Hello Manga!

Washington, DC

Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens

  • The Style that Ruled the Empires: Russia, Napoleon, and 1812
    • Feb. 14 – June 2
  • Events
The Style that Ruled the Empires: Russia, Napoleon, and 1812

Winter Park, FL

Cornell Fine Arts Museum at Rollins College
  • Likewise, as technical experts, but not (at all) by way of culture / an installation by Leigh-Ann Pahapill
    • Jan. 28 - April 8
  • Dust and Shade: Drawings by Charles Ritchie
    • Jan. 28 - May 13
  • British & Modern: Art by the Bloomsbury Group and Their Contemporaries
    • Jan. 28 - May 13
  • Sam Gilliam: Contingencies
    • Jan. 28 - May 13
  • A Room of One's Own: Women Artists from the Permanent Collection
    • Jan. 28 - May 13
A Room of One's Own: Women Artists from the Permanent Collection

Daytona Beach, FL

The Southeast Museum of Photography
  • [hyphen]-Americans: Contemporary Tintype Portraits: Keliy Anderson-Staley
    • March 2 – May 2
  • A Tale of Two Cities: Eugene Atget’s Paris and Berenice Abbott’s New York
    • March 2 – May 2
  • SURFLAND: Joni Sternbach
    • Jan. 27 – April 22
  • FLUIDRIVE: Modern Daguerreotypes: Curtis Wehrfritz
    • Jan. 27 – April 22
  • WONDERS: Images of Florida’s Forests: Stuart Rome
    • Through March 4
    • LYONIA GALLERY
  • Events
A Tale of Two Cities: Eugene Atget’s Paris and Berenice Abbott’s New York

Miami, FL

The Patricia and Phillip Frost Art Museum Florida International University
  • The War We Have Not Seen by Juan Manuel Echavarría
    • March 7 – July 1
  • Aesthetics & Values 2012
    • March 6 – April 15
  • Qin Feng: West Wind East Water
    • Jan. 25 – March 18
  • Maria Thereza Negreiros: Offerings
    • Jan. 25 – April 1
  • Annette Turrillo: A Thought for the Planet / Un Pensamiento por el Planeta
    • Jan. 25 – April 1
  • Metropole/Colony: Africa and Italy
    • In the Wolfsonian Teaching Gallery at the Frost Art Museum
    • Jan. 17 – April 15
  • Tour de France/Florida: Contemporary Artists from France in Florida's Private Collections
    • Through March 18
  • Events
Aesthetics & Values 2012

Miami Beach, FL

The Wolfsonian-Florida International University

  • LIBERTY, EQUALITY, AND FRATERNITY: From the Collection of the Centre national des art plastiques
    • Closes March 26
  • MANIFEST AND MUNDANE: SCENES OF MODERN AMERICA FROM THE WOLFSONIAN COLLECTION
    • Sept. 8 - August 2012
  • Food and Wine Advertisement
    • On view in the library vestibule
    • Jan 26 -
  • LAWRENCE WEINER (MIRA & VE)
    • Ongoing installation
  • Art and Design in the Modern Age: Selections from The Wolfsonian Collection
    • Ongoing
  • Event
Food and Wine Advertisement

Boca Raton, FL

Boca Raton Museum of Art
  • MARTIN SCHOELLER: Close Up
    • Closes March 18
  • NATURA MORTA: Photographs by Patrizia Zelano
    • Closes March 18
  • AMERICAN TREASURES: Masterworks From the Butler Institute of American Art
    • Closes March 18
  • Portraits from the Permanent Collection
    • Through May 13
  • THERESA BERNSTEIN: An Early Modernist: Paintings from the Martin and Edith Stein Collection
    • Ongoing
Portraits from the Permanent Collection

West Palm Beach, FL

Norton Museum of Art

  • Studio Glass: Works from the Museum Collection
    • Jan. 18 – May 27
  • Beth Lipman: A Still Life Installation
    • Jan. 18 – May 27
  • Corning Museum of Glass Hot Glass Road show
    • Closes March 25
  • Cocktail Culture
    • Closes March 11
  • Jenny Saville
    • Closes March 4!!!!
  • Event
Cocktail Culture

Atlanta, GA

Michael C. Carlos Museum of Emory University

  • Embodied Seeing: Modernist Works on Paper
    • Feb. 4 - May 20
  • Mandala: Sacred Circle in Tibetan Buddhism
    • Jan. 21 - April 15
  • Events
Mandala: Sacred Circle in Tibetan Buddhism

Athens, GA

Georgia Museum of Art

  • Georgia Bellflowers: The Furniture of Henry Eugene Thomas
    • Jan. 14 - April 15
  • Will Henry Stevens
    • Jan. 21 - March 25
  • To Make a World: George Ault and 1940s America
    • Feb. 18, - April 16
  • Lycett China
    • Dec. 3, 2011 - March 04, 2012
  • Introduction to the Centers
    • Dec. 3, 2011 - March 04, 2012
  • All Creatures Great and Small
    • Hartsfield-Jackson Airport, Atlanta, Georgia
  • Through April 20
Georgia Bellflowers: The Furniture of Henry Eugene Thomas

Augusta, GA

Morris Museum of Art

  • Fore! Images of Golf in Art
    • Feb. 4 - April 15
  • Working South: Paintings and Sketches by Mary Whyte
    • Closes MAR. 11
  • Events
Working South: Paintings and Sketches by Mary Whyte

Champaign, IL

Krannert Art Museum
(University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)
  • Carolee Schneemann: Within and Beyond the Premises
    • Jan. 27 - April 1
  • Fifty Years: Contemporary American Glass from Illinois Collections
    • Jan. 27 - April 1
  • After Abstract Expressionism
    • Jan. 27 - April 1
  • Jerusalem Saved! Inness and the Spiritual Landscape
    • Through May 13
After Abstract Expressionism

Indianapolis, IN

Indianapolis Museum of Art

  • Looking West
    • Feb. 3- Aug. 5
  • Universe Is Flux: The Art of Tawara Yūsaku
    • Nov. 11, 2011 - April 1, 2012
  • Brian McCutcheon: Out of this World
    • Closes March 4!!!!
  • Events
Looking West

University of Iowa Museum of Art
  • Moving Images
    • Feb. 18 - June 3
  • ART|IOWA: INSPIRED BY LANDSCAPE
    • UI Old Capitol Museum
    • Feb. 2 -
  • Eye on UI Faculty
    • Second Floor North Reading Room, UI Main Library
    • Spring 2012 Semester
  • Event
Eye on UI Faculty

Logan, KS

The Dane G. Hansen Memorial Museum

  • Gordon Mai: Paintings & Photography
    • Closes end of February!!!!
Gordon Parks: Crossroads

Wichita, KS
  • The Harmon and Harriet Kelley Collection of African American Art
    • Feb. 19 - May 13
  • Tides of Provincetown
    • Feb. 5 - April 29
  • Make It POP!
    • Ongoing
  • Events
Tides of Provincetown

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