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Press Release 3-3-10: Openings, Closings, and Events plus Reminders
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There are now museums from twenty-three states on our site!

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Openings, Closings, and Events
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Torrance, CA

Torrance Art Museum

  • Ryan Taber - Looking out fearfully upon the confined deep
    • March 6 – April 17
  • 12 GAUGE: Sea and Space
    • March 4–6
  • Event
The Reflected Gaze - Self Portraiture Today

Irvine, CA

The Irvine Museum

  • El Camino De Oro ~ Journey Through Early California
    • February 24 - June 5
Selections From The Irvine Museum, 2009

Laguna Beach, CA

Laguna Art Museum

  • OsCene 2010
    • Feb. 21 – May 16
  • Select works from Northern and Southern California artists
    • Through May 16
  • Event
OsCene 2010

Storrs, CT

The William Benton Museum of Art

  • From Amazing Stories to Weird tales: Covering Pulp Fiction
    • Closes March 14
  • The Old and The New: Recent Acquisitions and Works from the Collections
    • Through March 21
  • CounterMart, An Installation by Abby Manock
    • March 25 - May 9
  • Poem & Picture
    • March 25 - May 9
  • Events
From Amazing Stories to Weird tales: Covering Pulp Fiction

Daytona Beach, FL

The Southeast Museum of Photography

  • Double Exposure – Armistad Center
    • Through May 30
  • Bikeriders – Danny Lyon
    • Through May 30
  • Al sol – Stella Johnson
    • Through May 30
  • Events
Al sol – Stella Johnson

Winter Park, FL

Cornell Fine Arts Museum at Rollins College

  • Man and the Machine
    • Jan. 23 - Summer
  • Wonderful and Curious
    • Jan. 23 - Summer
  • Out of the Shadow
    • Jan. 23 - Summer
  • Event
Wonderful and Curious

West Palm Beach, FL

Norton Museum of Art

  • Habsburg Treasures: Renaissance Tapestries from the Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna
    • January 16 – April 11
  • Avedon Fashion 1944–2000
    • Feb. 9 – May 9
  • Reclaimed: Paintings from the Collection of Jacques Goudstikker
    • Feb. 13 – May 9
  • RFK Funeral Train Rediscovered: Photographs by Paul Fusco
    • Feb. 13 – May 9
  • Here Comes the Sun: Warhol and Art after 1960 at the Norton
    • Feb. 13 – May 9
  • Events
Here Comes the Sun: Warhol and Art after 1960 at the Norton

Miami, FL

The Patricia and Phillip Frost Art Museum Florida International University

  • The Fantastic World of José Gurvich
    • January 20 – April 11
  • In Body and Soul: The Performance Art of María Teresa Hincapié
    • January 20 – May 16
  • Taiwan Discovered
    • February 19 – May 16
  • Women’s Work / Men’s Work: Labor and Gender in America
    • January 20 – April 25
    • Wolfsonian Teaching Gallery at The Frost
Taiwan Discovered

Miami Beach, FL

The Wolfsonian-Florida International University

  • Art and Design in the Modern Age: Selections from The Wolfsonian Collection
    • Ongoing
  • Art and Design in the Modern Age: Selections from The Wolfsonian Collection
    • Ongoing
  • Styled for the Road: The Art of Automobile Design, 1908-1948
    • October 16, 2009 through
      March 14, 2010
  • Advertising for Health
    • February 19 -
  • Events
Advertising for Health

Atlanta, GA
  • Artists in Georgia: Contemporary Works from the Collection
    • February 6-May 16
  • Events

Augusta, GA

Morris Museum of Art

  • Deep Sea: Drawings by William O. Golding
    • Dec. 12, 2009 - March 14, 2010
  • Regional Dialect: American Scene Paintings from the John and Susan Horseman Collection.
    • March 6-
    • Grand Reopening of Morris Museum
  • Events
Regional Dialect: American Scene Paintings from the John and Susan Horseman Collection.

Indianapolis, IN

Indianapolis Museum of Art

  • Omer Fast: The Casting
    McCormack Forefront Galleries
    • Cloes Mar. 14
  • Paired Photographs
    • Through March 21
  • Heather Rowe: Tenuous Arrangements
    • February 19-August 1
  • Events
Heather Rowe: Tenuous Arrangements

Wichita, KS

Wichita Art Museum

  • Murdock and Friends
    • Through Oct. 3
  • Sensitive and Relevant
    • Through Mar. 28
  • Community Favorites
    • Through Nov. 30
  • This is My Land: A Photographic Portrait of America by James Yarnell
    • Closes March 7
  • Docent Selections
    • Through May 2
  • Try Some Color, Please!
    • January 10 – April 18
  • American Chronicles: The Art of Norman Rockwel
    • March 7 - May 30
  • Events
American Chronicles: The Art of Norman Rockwel

Paducah, KY

The Yeiser Art Center

  • Landscape Musings: Recent Artwork by Jake Wells and M. Ben Cohan
    • Feb. 27 – March 27
  • Artist of the Month: Keyth Kahrs
    • Feb. 27 – March 27
Landscape Musings: Recent Artwork by Jake Wells and M. Ben Cohan

Louisville, KY

Louisville Visual Art Association

  • Water Tower Regional
    • Closes March 7!!!!
Water Tower Regional
The Speed Art Museum
  • European and American Art, 1800-1960
    • Extended
  • Hattie Bishop Speed: Founder and Collector
    • Closes March 7!!!!
  • Hattie Bishop Speed: A New Museum for Louisville
    • Closes March 14
European and American Art, 1800-1960

The Art Museum at the University of Kentucky
  • The British Are Coming!
    • Jan. 24-April 11
  • POST IT : TURN-OF-THE-CENTURY MAGAZINE POSTERS FROM THE COLLECTION
    • Through April 4
  • Robert C. May Photography Lecture Series: Sarah Hoskins
    • Opens March 6 - April 11
  • GIFTED HANDS: Ceramic Work by Cliff Lee
    • Through May 14
Robert C. May Photography Lecture Series: Sarah Hoskins

New Orleans, LA

Newcomb Art Gallery, Tulane University

  • Polaridad Complementaria: Recent Works From Cuba
    • Closes March 14

New Orleans Museum of Art

  • Dreams Come True: Art of the Classic Fairy Tales from the Walt Disney Studio
    • Closes March 14
  • Käthe Kollwitz: Graphics from the Jean Stein Collection
    • Closes March 14
  • Luis Cruz Azaceta
    Swimming to Havana
    • Through Mar. 28
  • Events
Dreams Come True: Art of the Classic Fairy Tales from the Walt Disney Studio

Baton Rouge, LA

Hill Memorial Library
LSU Libraries Special Collection
s

  • Campus Chronicle: 150 Years of LSU
    • February 22 - May 29
Campus Chronicle: 150 Years of LSU

Baltimore, MD

The Walters Art Museum

  • Beauty and the Brain: A Neural Approach to Aesthetics
    • January 23 - April 11
  • Mummified
    • Through November 2010
  • Japanese Cloisonné Enamels from the Stephen W. Fisher Collection
    • February 14 - June 13
  • Art of the Ancient Americas
    • Ongoing
  • Palace of Wonders: Renaissance & Baroque Galleries
    • Ongoing
  • Events
Japanese Cloisonné Enamels from the Stephen W. Fisher Collection

Lowell, MA

New England Quilt Museum

  • Kinder Komforts: Amish Crib Quilts
    • March 4 - May 9, 2010
Kinder Komforts: Amish Crib Quilts

Salem, MA

Peabody Essex Museum

  • Valérie Belin: Made Up
    • Extended through April 4
  • Trash Menagerie
    • Through June 1, 2010
  • ReVisions, Indian Artists Engaging Traditions
    • Through Mar. 28, 2010
  • Fish, Silk, Tea, Bamboo: Cultivating an Image of China
    • Through Dec. 31
  • Events
Trash Menagerie

Muskegon, MI

Muskegon Museum of Art

  • Edward Curtis: Selections from The North American Indian portfolio
    • Jan. 14 – April 10, 2010
  • Inspired: The Corky Tuttle Glass Legacy
    • Feb.11 – April 18
  • Mirror, Mirror: Art Inspired by Fairy Tales
    • Feb.18 - May 2
  • Events
Inspired: The Corky Tuttle Glass Legacy

Ridgeland, MS

Mississippi Craft Center

  • Pottery of Claudia Ka Cartee
    • March 1 - 31

Columbia, MO

Museum of Art and Archaeology
University of Missouri

  • Faces of Warhol: Accessing the Private
    • Feb. 9 - June 6
  • Ancient Glass from the Permanent Collection
    • Ongoing from August 2007
  • The Fine Art of Living: Luxury Objects from the East and West
    • Ongoing from May 29, 2008
  • Connecting with Contemporary Sculpture
    • January 30 - May 16, 2010
  • The European and American Galleries
    • Ongoing
  • Treasures from Antiquity: The Weinberg Gallery of Ancient Art
    • Ongoing
  • Events

Santa Fe, NM

The Museum of Indian Arts & Culture

  • Harry Fonseca: In the Silence of Dusk
    • February 14- January 2, 2011
  • A River Apart
    • Through Jun 6, 2010
  • The Buchsbaum Gallery of Southwestern Pottery
    • Ongoing
  • Here, Now and Always
    • Ongoing
Harry Fonseca: In the Silence of Dusk
New Mexico Museum of Art
  • New Arrivals: Works from the Collection
    • February 12 -
  • O’Keeffe and Baumann
    • Ongoing
  • How The West is One: The Art of New Mexico
    • Ongoing
  • Museums in the 21st Century: Concepts, Projects, Buildings
    • Jan. 29 - April 18
  • New Arrivals: Works from the Collection
    • February 12, 2010 -
  • Event
New Arrivals: Works from the Collection

New Mexico History Museum
  • Fashioning New Mexico
    • Through Apr 14, 2010
  • Telling New Mexico
    • Ongoing
  • Treasures of Devotion/Tesoros de Devoción
    • Ongoing
  • Segesser Hide Paintings
    • Ongoing
  • Event
Segesser Hide Paintings

Katonah, NY

The Katonah Museum of Art

  • Steve Tobin: Katonah Steelroots
    • Through Sep. 19
  • The Art of Contemporary Puppet Theater
    • Feb. 28 - June 13
  • Events
The Art of Contemporary Puppet Theater

Albany, NY

Albany Institute of History & Art

  • Hudson River Panorama: 400 Years of History, Art, and Culture
    • Through Jan. 2, 2011
  • The Eternal Light of Egypt: The Photography of Sarite Sanders
    • Through June 13
  • Ancient Egypt
    • Ongoing
  • The Landscape that Defined America: The Hudson River School
    • Ongoing
  • Events
Hudson River Panorama: 400 Years of History, Art, and Culture

Asheville, NC
  • Limners to Facebook: Portraiture from the 19th to the 21st Century
    • Feb. 27 – July 18
  • Nouns: Children’s Book Artists Look at People, Places and Things
    • Feb. 13 – July 11
  • Lorna Blaine Halper: The Space Between
    • Through May 9
  • Looking Back: Celebrating 60 Years of Collecting at the Asheville Art Museum
    • Ongoing
  • Events
Nouns: Children’s Book Artists Look at People, Places and Things

Durham, NC

Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University

  • Nov. 12, 2009 - Feb. 21, 2010
  • The Past is Present: Classical Antiquities at the Nasher Museum
    • Ongoing
  • Lines of Attack: Conflicts in Caricature
    • Feb. 4 - May 16
  • Mark Hewitt: Falling Into Place
    • February 11 -
  • Events
Mark Hewitt: Falling Into Place

Chadds Ford, PA

Brandywine River Museum

  • Laugh Lines: Cartoons and Caricatures from the Collection
    • January 24 - March 21
  • N.C. Wyeth's The Portrait of a Farmer and Five Illustrations for Robinson Crusoe
    • Closes March 14
N.C. Wyeth's The Portrait of a Farmer and Five Illustrations for Robinson Crusoe

Columbia, SC

Columbia Museum of Art

  • The Chemistry of Color: Contemporary African-American Artists
    • Feb. 5 –May 9
  • Events
The Chemistry of Color: Contemporary African-American Artists

Charleston, SC

Gibbes Museum of Art

  • Lure of the Lowcountry
    • Jan. 22, - April 18
  • Whistler’s Travels
    • Jan. 22 – May 16
  • The Charleston Story
    • Ongoing
  • Events
Lure of the Lowcountry

Brookings, SD

South Dakota Art Museum

  • The Collector’s Eye: Amish Quilts from the International Quilt Study Center
    • Through April 1, 2010
  • Oscar Howe Exhibit
    • Through April 1, 2010
  • Harvey Dunn: Select Works
    • Through November 1, 2010
  • South Dakota Artist Series: Phillip Michael Hook & Gerry Punt
    • Through April 1, 2010
  • Events
South Dakota Artist Series: Phillip Michael Hook & Gerry Punt

Memphis, TN

Memphis Brooks Art Museum

  • Salt of the Earth: Photographs of the Farm Security Administration
    • Closes Feb. 28!!!!
  • The Apocalypse: A Series of Woodcuts by Joseph Weisz
    • Through April 25
  • Ex Libris: The Art of Ownership
    • Through June 6
  • Venice in the Age of Canaletto
    • Feb. 14 - May 9
  • Events
Salt of the Earth: Photographs of the Farm Security Administration
Children's Museum of Memphis
  • Run! Jump! Fly! Adventures in Action
    • January 23-May 16
  • Harry's Big Adventure: My Bug World!
    • Feb. 13- June 13
Harry's Big Adventure: My Bug World!
The Pink Palace Museum
  • Chocolate The Exhibition
    • January 30 - April 25
  • Bagels & Barbecue: The Jewish Experience in Tennessee
    • February 6 - April 11
  • I Am A Man
    • February 13 - October 24, 2010
Bagels and Barbeque: The Jewish Experience in Tennessee

Clarksville, TN

Customs House Museum and Cultural Center

  • Home and Abroad: The Paintings of Matthew Deric Gore
    • Closes Feb. 28!!!!
  • 3rd Biennial Arts & Craft Juried Exhibition
    • Jan. 12th - April 3rd
Home and Abroad: The Paintings of Matthew Deric Gore

Nashville, TN

Cheekwoood Botanical Garden &
Museum of Art

  • Abstract Visions: 20th Century American Art
    • March 13 - May 2
  • The American Impressionists in the Garden
    • March 13 - Sept. 6
  • The Matilda Geddings Gray Foundation
    Collection of Faberge
    • Ongoing
  • William Edmondson: The Hand and the Spirit
    • Ongoing
Abstract Visions: 20th Century American Art

Frist Center for the Visual Arts

  • Heroes: Mortals and Myths in Ancient Greece
    • Jan. 29 -
  • Masterpieces of European Painting from Museo de Arte de Ponce
    • Feb. 19 -
  • Events
Masterpieces of European Painting from Museo de Arte de Ponce
The Hiram Van Gordon Memorial Gallery
  • Kamal Al Mansour: Connected
    • Closes tomorrow, March 5!!!!
Kamal Al Mansour: Connected
The Parthenon
  • Cartagena Memories: Paintings by Jorge A. Yances
    • March 6-June 26
  • HIDDEN GEMS: A HISTORY OF COLLECTING AT THE PARTHENON
    • Feb. 20 – June 12
  • Event
HIDDEN GEMS: A HISTORY OF COLLECTING AT THE PARTHENON
Tennessee Art League
  • COLOR THROUGH TIME: Noriko Register
    • Through April
    • The Premiere Gallery
  • WOMENS HISTORY MONTH EXHIBIT
    • Through March 27
    • 2nd Floor Gallery
  • Event

Nashville artist Jason Saunders

Tennessee State Museum
  • We Shall Not Be Moved: The 50th Anniversary of Tennessee’s Civil Rights Sit-Ins
    • February 4 - May 16
  • Sharaku Interpreted by Japan’s Contemporary Artists
    • February 18 - April 11
We Shall Not Be Moved: The 50th Anniversary of Tennessee’s Civil Rights Sit-Ins

Sewanee, TN

University Art Gallery Sewanee:
The University of the South

  • Caroline Allison’s A Common Place
    • Feb.19 – April 11
Caroline Allison’s A Common Place

Chattanooga

Hunter Museum of American Art

  • Still Lifes from the Hunter Museum Collection
    • Feb.7 – April 25
  • Twenty Original American Etchings
    • Through June 6th
  • Themes of Identity
    • Through June 6th
  • Jellies: Living Art at Tennessee Aquarium
    • Ongoing
  • Event
Still Lifes from the Hunter Museum Collection

Knoxville, TN

The Emporium Center for Arts & Culture

  • New to Knoxville
    • March 5-26
  • Headlights and Streetlights
    • March 5-26
  • Arts in the Airport
    • April 22, 2010
Sunny Side Up! by Gay Bryant and Amy Campbell
The Ewing Gallery of Art & Architecture University of Tennessee Knoxville
  • 2010 MFA Exhibitions: Group 1
    • Feb 26 - Mar 13
  • Event
2010 MFA Exhibitions: Group 1

Frank H. McClung Museum,
University of Tennessee

  • 2,000 Years of Chinese Art
    Han Dynasty to the Present
    • Through May 23, 2010
 2,000 Years of Chinese Art
Ramsey House Plantation

Johnson City, TN

Slocumb Galleries ETSU

  • MFA Exhibitions at Slocumb Galleries
    • March 15 to March 19
    • Event
MFA Exhibitions at Slocumb Galleries

Midland, TX

Museum of the Southwest

  • The Nashville Portraits by Jim McGuire
    • January 26 - March 14
  • Burton Pritzker: Forgotten Planes
    • Closes February 28!!!!
  • Jean Cappadonna-Nichols
    • January 22nd - March 21
Burton Pritzker: Forgotten Planes

Albany, TX

The Old Jail Center

  • Sean Scully: Works from the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth
    • Feb. 6 - May 23
  • A Cell of One’s Own: Nancy Lamb – The Business of Pleasure
    • Feb. 6 - May 23
  • Asian Art: Selections from the Permanent Collection
    • Ongoing
  • W.O. Gross, Jr. Collection of Pre-Columbian Art
    • Ongoing
  • Sallie Reynolds Matthews Room
    • Ongoing
  • Event
A Cell of One’s Own: Nancy Lamb – The Business of Pleasure

Fort Worth, TX

Kimbell Art Museum

  • From the Private Collections of Texas: European Art, Ancient to Modern
    • Closes March 21
  • European Art
    • South Gallery
    • Current
  • Asian Art
    • North Gallery
    • Current
  • Pre-Columbian and African Art
    • East Gallery
  • Michelangelo’s First Painting: The Torment of Saint Anthony
    • On View beginning Sept. 26
  • Events
From the Private Collections of Texas: European Art, Ancient to Modern

Dallas, TX

Meadows Museum SMU

  • Royal Splendor: from art collection of King Charles IV of Spain (1748-1819)
    • March 7 – July 18
  • Events
Face and Form: Modern and Contemporary Sculpture in the Meadows Collection

Dallas Museum of Art
  • Performance/Art
    • Through Mar. 21
  • Jacob Lawrence: The Life of Toussaint L’Ouverture
    • Through May 23
  • Materials & Meanings
    • Through Summer 2010
    • Center for Creative Connections
  • Events
Performance/Art

Wasau, WI

Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum

  • Las Artes de Mexico
    • January 30 – April 11
  • Events
Las Artes de Mexico

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