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Openings, Closings, and Events plus Reminders 4-20-11 Newsletter
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Openings, Closings, and Events
New Exhibitons This Week
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Huntsville, AL

Huntsville Museum of Art

  • Looking at the Collection: Encounters Alumn
    • Through Sept. 18
  • Huntsville’s Past: Through The Artist’s Eyes
    • Closes May 1
  • Helen Turner: A Woman’s Point of View
    • Closes May 8
Looking at the Collection: Encounters Alumni

San Francisco, CA

The Contemporary Jewish Museum

  • Charlotte Salomon: Life? or Theatre?
    • March 31 - July 31
  • Are We There Yet? 5000 Years of Answering Questions with Questions
  • “Being Jewish”: A Bay Area Portrait
    • Ongoing
  • StoryCorps StoryBooth
    • Ongoing
Are We There Yet? 5000 Years of Answering Questions with Questions

Stanford, CA

Iris & B. Gerald Cantor Center for Visual Arts

  • Illustrated Title Pages: 1500 – 1900
    • April 13 - Oct. 16
  • Greco-Roman Marble Sculpture
    • March 16 – August 7
  • 12 Drawings from Domenico Tiepolo’s New Testament
    • March 2 - May 29
  • Paths through the Global City: Photographs by Leo Rubinfien
    • Closes May 1
  • Paths through the Global City: Photographs by Leo Rubinfien
    • Closes May 1
  • Longing for Sea Change: Felix in Exile
    • January 19 - June 26
  • Extreme Makeover: A Fresh Look at the Cantor Arts Center's Contemporary Collection
    • December 15, then ongoing
  • Go Figure!
    • Through August 5, 2012
  • Collection Highlights from Europe 1500 - 1800, Ancient Greece and Rome
    • ongoing
  • Event
Greco-Roman Marble Sculpture

Monterey, CA

Monterey Museum of Art

  • MontereyNOW: Mari Kloeppel
    • March 17-July 10
    • MMA pacific street
  • The Art of California, 1880 to the Present
    • Through Oct. 23
    • MMA Pacific Street
  • California Artists and Portraiture
    • Through Jan. 8, 2012
    • MMA Pacific Street
  • Adams & Weston and the Masters of California Photography
    • Through Jan. 8, 2012
    • MMA Pacific Street
  • Event
California Artists and Portraiture

Torrance, CA

Torrance Art Museum

  • Gateway Japan
    • Closes April 30
Gateway Japan

Laguna Beach, CA
  • Extract: Developing Exhibitions from the Collection
    • Feb. 27 - May 15
  • Landscape and Figuration from the Collection: Early to Mid-Twentieth Century
    • Feb. 27 - May 15
  • Brad Coleman: Reproductions
    • February 13-May 15
  • Event
Brad Coleman: Reproductions

Pomona, CA

American Museum of Ceramic Arts

  • Ceramics: Post-Digital Design
    • Opnes April 23 – June 25
Ceramics: Post-Digital Design

Storrs, CT

The William Benton Museum of Art University of Connecticut

  • The Art of Nursing: Posters and Prints from the University of Connecticut School of Nursing
    • April 12– May 8
  • The End of Life: A Multicultural Interdisciplinary Experience
    • April 12– May 8
  • The 2011 Master of Fine Arts Exhibition
    • April 9– May 8
  • Photo Identities: Images from the Benton Collections
    • March 26 – May 8
  • The 2011 Master of Fine Arts Exhibition
    • April 9–May 8
  • 2011 Project 35
    • Through Dec. 18
  • Event
Photo Identities: Images from the Benton Collections

New London, CT

Lyman Allyn Art Museum

  • The Subject is Light: The Henry and Sharon Martin Collection of Contemporary Realist Paintings
    • March 19 - August 21
  • Face Off: Portraits by Contemporary Artists
    • April 10 - Sept. 18
  • American Stories
    • Ongoing
  • Event

Washington, D.C.

Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens

  • A Photographic Journey of the Ambassador’s Daughter: Moscow, 1937-38
    • Through May 29
  • Event
A Photographic Journey of the Ambassador’s Daughter: Moscow, 1937-38

Daytona Beach, FL

The Southeast Museum of Photography

  • STUART ROME - SIGNS AND WONDERS
    • Feb.19 - May 13
  • KAREN GLASER – THE MARK OF WATER: FLORIDA’S SPRINGS AND SWAMPS
    • Jan. 29 - May 29
  • LORNA BIEBER – IMAGES: FOUND AND LOST
    • Jan. 29 - May 29
  • Events
LORNA BIEBER – IMAGES: FOUND AND LOST

Winter Park, FL

Cornell Fine Arts Museum at Rollins College

  • Sharaku Interpreted by Japan’s Contemporary Artists
    • April 16 - June 12
  • Juxtaposing History: Salvador Dalí, the Hebrew Bible, and the Formation of Israel
    • April 16 - June 12
  • The Last Harvest: A History and Tribute to the Life and Work of the Farmworkers on Lake Apopka
    • April 16 - June 12
  • THIS IS ART: Works of Art from the Class of 2011
    • Opens April 23 - May 8
THIS IS ART: Works of Art from the Class of 2011

Miami Beach, FL

The Wolfsonian-Florida International University

  • Art for All: British Posters for Transport
    • April 15 - August 14
  • Rewriting the World: Primers and Poetry in the Age of Confusion
    • April 7 - June 5
  • Art and Design in the Modern Age: Selections from The Wolfsonian Collection
    • Ongoing
  • LAWRENCE WEINER (MIRA & VE): installation
    • Ongoing
  • Event
Art for All: British Posters for Transport

Atlanta, GA

Michael C. Carlos Museum of Emory University

  • Monsters, Demons, and Winged Beasts: Composite Creatures of the Ancient World
    • Feb. 5 - June 19
  • Divine Intervention: African Art and Religion
    • Feb. 5 - Dec. 4
  • Works on Paper: Featuring Recent Acquisitions
    • Through June 5
  • Events
Monsters, Demons, and Winged Beasts: Composite Creatures of the Ancient World

Augusta, GA

Morris Museum of Art

  • The Charleston Renaissance: Works on Paper
    • Opens APRIL 23- JUNE 26
  • I Will Tell You a Place: Paintings by Brian Rutenberg
    • JAN. 29 - May 15
  • Event
The Charleston Renaissance: Works on Paper

Indianapolis, IN

Indianapolis Museum of Art

  • Material World
    • Opens April 22, 2011-
      February 5, 2012
  • William Lamson: Divining Meteorology
    • April 8- August 28
  • Selections from Project 35
    • April 1- Oct. 30
  • The Old Masters
    • March 25-December 31
  • Gauguin as Printmaker: The Volpini Suite
    • March 11- Sept.18
  • Hard Truths: The Art of Thornton Dial
    • Feb. 25 - Sept 18
  • Indiana Artists' Club Annual Exhibition
    • April 16-June 5
  • Events

Iowa City, IA

University of Iowa Museum of Art

  • Lil Picard and Counterculture New York
    • Feb. 24 – May 27
  • Events
Lil Picard and Counterculture New York

Wichita, KS

Wichita Art Museum

  • A Kansas Treasure in Context: Mary Cassatt
    • Opens April 24 - July 31
  • The Art of Adornment: Artists Embellish the Body
    • Jan. 23 – May 29
  • Wichita Art Museum: 75 Years of American Art
    • Through July 24
  • Events
A Kansas Treasure in Context: Mary Cassatt

Paducah, KY

The National Quilt Museum

  • Celebration! (SAQA)
    • April 7 - July 12
  • The Color Orange: Antique Quilts from the Pilgrim Roy Collection
    • March 10 - June 5
  • Orange Peel: New Quilts from an Old Favorite 2011
    • March 10 - June 5
Orange Peel: New Quilts from an Old Favorite 2011
The Yeiser Art Center
  • Fantastic Fibers 2011: An International Juried Art Exhibition
    • Closes April 30

Fantastic Fibers 2011: An International Juried Art Exhibition


Louisville, KY

Kentucky Museum of Art and Craft

  • David Sharpe: Re-Defining Sunsets
    • April 2 - July 23
  • Craft Meets Technology
    • April 2 - July 23
Artists Collect
Louisville Visual Art Association
  • Children's Fine Art Classes Exhibition
    Middle and High School
    • April 21 - May 29
  • Event
Children's Fine Art Classes Exhibition
The Speed Art Museum
  • Impressionist Landscapes: Monet to Sargent
    • Feb 4 - May 22
  • The Gardens of Giverny: A View of Monet's World; Photographs by Stephen Shore
    • Feb 4 - May 22
  • Light into Line: Impressionist Prints
    • Feb. 9 - June 5
  • Events

The Gardens of Giverny: A View of Monet's World; Photographs by Stephen Shore


Lexington, KY

The Art Museum at the University of Kentucky

  • SPLENDID SILK: Japanese Embroidery
    • April 10 – July 3
  • World War I and The Art of Persuasion
    • March 18 - May 8
SPLENDID SILK: Japanese Embroidery

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