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Katonah, NY

The Katonah Museum of Art
  • Young Artists 2012
    • Closes March 11!!!!
    • Beitzel and Righter Galleries
  • Younger Artists
    • Closes March 11!!!!
    • Learning Center
  • Joseph Wheelwright: Tree Figures
    • Through May
Young Artists 2012

Albany, NY

Albany Institute of History & Art

  • St. Peter's Church in Albany
    • March 3 - April 29
  • Temple of Fancy: Pease's Great Variety Store
    • Nov. 19, 2011- March 25
  • FIRST IN THE HEARTS OF HIS COUNTRYMEN: GEORGE WASHINGTON
    • August 27– May 20
  • A GATHER OF GLASS: SELECTIONS FROM THE MUSEUM’S COLLECTION
    • Through June, 2012
  • Event
Temple of Fancy: Pease's Great Variety Store

Asheville, NC

Asheville Art Museum

  • The New Materiality
    • Nov. 18, 2011 - Mar. 18, 2012
  • Homage2 (squared)
    •  Closes March 11!!!!
  • Looking Back: Celebrating 60 Years of Collecting at the Asheville Art Museum
    • Ongoing
  • Event
Homage2 (squared)

Hickory, NC

Hickory Museum of Art

  • AN AESTHETIC STATE OF MIND: Works by C.M. Kakassy
    • Through May 20
  • Lynne Cherry's: "The Great Kapok Tree" + More: A 2012 Little Read Exhibition
    • Through April 1
  • FROM THE MILLENIUM FORWARD: A Decade of Donations to the Hickory Museum of Art
    • Through March 24, 2012
  • DISCOVER FOLK ART: Unique Visions by Southern Self-Taught Artists from the Hickory Museum of Art Collection
    • Ongoing
  • IMAGE*INATION
    Catawba Valley Camera Club's
    5th Annual Photo Competition
    Entrance Gallery
    • Through March 31
  • AMERICAN ART POTTERY: From the Museum's Moody Collection
    • Ongoing
  • BORN OF FIRE: Glass from the Museum's Luski Collection
    • Ongoing
  • SOUTHERN CONTEMPORARY FOLK ART
    • Ongoing
FROM THE MILLENIUM FORWARD: A Decade of Donations to the Hickory Museum of Art

Winston-Salem, NC

Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art (SECCA)

  • Tracey Snelling: Woman on the Run
    • March 1 – May 27
  • Event
Tracey Snelling: Woman on the Run

Chapel Hill, NC

Ackland Art Museum
  • The Spectacular of Vernacular
    • Closes March 18
  • Highlights from the Permanent Collection
    • Through Dec. 31, 2013
  • Event
The Spectacular of Vernacular

Durham, NC

Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University

  • Alexander Calder and Contemporary Art: Form, Balance, Joy
    • Feb 16 - June 17
  • Angels, Devils and the Electric Slide: Outsider Art from the Permanent Collection
    • Dec. 10, 2011 – July 8, 2012
  • Containing Antiquity
    • Ongoing
  • Event
Alexander Calder and Contemporary Art: Form, Balance, Joy

Raleigh , NC

Gregg Museum of Art & Design North Carolina State University

  • Barkcloth, Bras, and Bulletproof Cotton: The Powers of Costume
    • Jan.19 - May 12
  • Textiles of Exile: Fiber arts made by immigrants, refugees, and displaced persons
    • Jan.19 - May 12
Earth with Meaning: the photographs of Alan Cohen

Cincinnati, OH

Contemporary Arts Center

  • Spectacle: The Music Video
    • March 3 - Sept. 3
  • Dasha Shishkin: I surrender, dear
    • March 3 - April 29
  • Event
Dasha Shishkin: I surrender, dear

Greensburg, PA

Westmoreland Museum of American Art

  • The Art of Seating: 200 Years of American Design
    • Feb 4 - April 8
  • Brian Ferrell: Transitions of Form
    • Feb 4 - April 8
  • Events
Brian Ferrell: Transitions of Form

Chadds Ford, PA

Brandywine River Museum

  • Comic Catharsis: A Gift of Cartoons by William Steig
    • Closes March 11!!!!
  • Events
Comic Catharsis: A Gift of Cartoons by William Steig

Philadelphia, PA

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

  • Cynthia Norton: Freedom Rings Placed Within
    • March 3 - May 27
  • After Tanner: African-American Artists Since 1940
    • Jan. 28 - April 15
  • Henry Ossawa Tanner: Modern Spirit
    • Jan. 28 - April 15
  • Bill Viola: Ocean Without a Shore
    • Ongoing
  • American Art Starts Here: PAFA Refreshed and Reloaded
    • Ongoing
  • Event
Henry Ossawa Tanner: Modern Spirit
University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
  • Imagine Africa with the Penn Museum
    • Through Sept. 16, 2012
  • Iraq's Ancient Past: Rediscovering Ur's Royal Cemetery
    • Ongoing
  • Event
Imagine Africa with the Penn Museum

Columbia, SC

Columbia Museum of Art

  • Our Time, Our Place: Photographs of the Black South by Richard Samuel Roberts
    • Through Apr 29, 2012
  • Nature and the Grand American Vision: Masterpieces of the Hudson River School Painters
    • Nov. 17, 2011 - April 1, 2012
  • Events
Our Time, Our Place: Photographs of the Black South by Richard Samuel Roberts

Charleston, SC

Gibbes Museum of Art
  • The Art of Alfred Hutty: Woodstock to Charleston
    • Jan. 20 - April 22
  • Jill Hooper: Contemporary Realist
    • Jan. 20 - April 22
  • The Charleston Story
    • Ongoing
  • Event
Jill Hooper: Contemporary Realist
Halsey Institute of Contemporary Art
  • Aggie Zed – KEEPER’S KEEP
    • Closes March 10!!!!
  • Event
Aggie Zed – KEEPER’S KEEP

Brookings, SD

South Dakota Art Museum

  • Clive King
    • Dec. 13, 2011 - April 15, 2012
  • South Dakota Artist Series: Steve Babbitt & Michael Hill
    • Dec. 13, 2011 - May 6, 2012
  • The Inspiration: South Dakota Federation of Women's Clubs Donation
    • Nov. 1, 2011 - April 22, 2012
  • Marghab Linens
    • Nov. 23, 2011 - Nov., 2012
  • Harvey Dunn: A Selection of His Prairie Works
    • Sept. 1, 2011 - April 15, 2012
  • Illustrations from The Lost Children by Paul Goble
    • Closes March 18
Illustrations from The Lost Children by Paul Goble

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