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Huntsville, AL

Huntsville Museum of Art

  • Encounters: Sloane Bibb
    • April 1 – September 16
  • Darkness into Life: Alabama Holocaust Survivors Through Photography and Art
    • March 25 – June 10
  • YAM: Exhibition for Youth Art Month
    • Through April 29
  • Event
Darkness into Life: Alabama Holocaust Survivors Through Photography and Art

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

  • Light Works: Dan Flavin and Robert Irwin, Art from the 1960s
    • March 21 – July 8
  • 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
    • Closes 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
Light Works: Dan Flavin and Robert Irwin, Art from the 1960s

Monterey, CA

Monterey Museum of Art

  • Water/Paper/Brush
    • April 5 - TBD
    • MMA Pacific Street
  • Urban Life: Photography in the City
    • April 5, 2012-January 6, 2013
    • MMA Pacific Street
  • Monterey Modernism
    • April 5 – June 17
    • MMA Pacific Street
  • A New Deal: Art of the Great Depression
    • April 5 – June 17
    • MMA Pacific Street
  • California Impressionism: Selections from the Irvine Museum
    • March 24 – May 27
    • MMA La Mirada
  • Arline Fisch: Sea Jellies
    • March 24 – July 22
    • MMA La Mirada
  • FROM DAWN TO DUSK: GOTTARDO PIAZZONI’S FINAL MURALS
    • April 29, 2011- Dec. 2012
    • MMA La Mirada
  • Events
Water/Paper/Brush

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
The Postwar Era: From the Collection, 1945-1980

Greenwich, CT

Bruce Museum

  • The Games: The Science of Sport
    • March 24 - August 12
  • Greenwich Lost and Preserved
    • March 3 - May 27
  • Walter Wick: Games, Gizmos and Toys in the Attic
    • Through April 22
  • Event
Walter Wick: Games, Gizmos and Toys in the Attic

Storrs, CT

The William Benton Museum of Art University of Connecticut

  • Object: Found Sculpture by Leo Sewell
    • March 22 – May 20
  • Screenshots
    • March 22 – May 20
  • The 2012 Master of Fine Arts Exhibition
    • March 31– May 6
  • Events
The 2012 Master of Fine Arts Exhibition

Norwalk, CT

Center for Contemporary Printmaking

  • Panorama: The Annual Members’ Exhibition
    • April 1 - May 27
  • From the Studio: Wet-on-wet Woodcuts
    • April 1 - May 27
  • Events
From the Studio: Wet-on-wet Woodcuts

New London, CT

Lyman Allyn Art Museum

  • America @ Work: New Deal Murals in New London and Beyond
    • March 8 - June 9
  • Events
America @ Work: New Deal Murals in New London and Beyond

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
    • Closes 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
  • Events

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
  • Beate Sass – TALL TIMBERS PLANTATION PROJECT
    • April 10 – July 31
    • LYONIA GALLERY
  • Events
[hyphen]-Americans: Contemporary Tintype Portraits: Keliy Anderson-Staley

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
  • Discrepant Modernism
    • Through April 18
  • Aesthetics & Values 2012
    • Through April 15
  • Metropole/Colony: Africa and Italy
    • In the Wolfsonian Teaching Gallery at the Frost Art Museum
    • Jan. 17 – April 15
  • Events
Discrepant Modernism

Miami Beach, FL

The Wolfsonian-Florida International University

  • 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
Art and Design in the Modern Age: Selections from The Wolfsonian Collection

Boca Raton, FL

Boca Raton Museum of Art
  • AMERICAN TREASURES: Masterworks From the Butler Institute of American Art
    • March 27 - May 20
  • GLASS ACT: The Contemporary Studio Art Glass Movement Turns 50
    • March 27 - October 14
  • MUTED IMPRINTS: An Installation by MISAKO INAOKA
    • March 27 - May 20
  • Portraits from the Permanent Collection
    • Through May 13
  • THERESA BERNSTEIN: An Early Modernist: Paintings from the Martin and Edith Stein Collection
    • Ongoing
  • Event
MUTED IMPRINTS: An Installation by MISAKO INAOKA

West Palm Beach, FL

Norton Museum of Art

  • American Masters at the Norton: Clyfford Still and Joan Mitchell
    • Mar 22 - Fall 2012
  • Outside/In: Florida Photographers Face-to-Face with the Museum Collection
    • March 22 - June 10
  • Tacita Dean
    • Through May 6
  • Studio Glass: Works from the Museum Collection
    • Jan. 18 – May 27
  • Beth Lipman: A Still Life Installation
    • Jan. 18 – May 27
  • Cocktail Culture
    • Extended Through April 15
  • Event
Outside/In: Florida Photographers Face-to-Face with the Museum Collection

Atlanta, GA

Michael C. Carlos Museum of Emory University

  • Embodied Seeing: Modernist Works on Paper
    • Through May 20
  • Mandala: Sacred Circle in Tibetan Buddhism
    • Closes April 15
  • Events
Mandala: Sacred Circle in Tibetan Buddhism

Athens, GA

Georgia Museum of Art

  • Polly Knipp Hill: Marking a Life Through Etching
    • April 7 - June 3
  • Performing Identity: Marina Abramovic, Eleanor Antin, and Hannah Wilke
    • March 21 - June 10
  • Pattern and Palette in Print: Gentry Magazine and a New Generation of Trendsetters
    • March 17 - June 17
  • Georgia Bellflowers: The Furniture of Henry Eugene Thomas
    • Closes April 15
  • A Divine Light: Northern Renaissance Paintings from the Bob Jones University Museum & Gallery
    • March 17 - July 29
  • To Make a World: George Ault and 1940s America
    • Closes April 16
  • All Creatures Great and Small
    • Through April 20
    • Hartsfield-Jackson Airport, Atlanta, Georgia
Polly Knipp Hill: Marking a Life Through Etching

Augusta, GA

Morris Museum of Art

  • Window on the West: Views from the American Frontier
    • Through July 22
  • Fore! Images of Golf in Art
    • Through April 15
  • Events
Window on the West: Views from the American Frontier

Savannah, GA

Juliette Gordon Low Birthplace

  • The year 2012 is the 100th anniversary of Girl Scouting in the United States!
  • Events
Permanent Collection

Champaign, IL

Krannert Art Museum
(University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)
  • Fifty Years: Contemporary American Glass from Illinois Collections
    • Closes April 29
  • After Abstract Expressionism
    • Closes April 29
  • Jerusalem Saved! Inness and the Spiritual Landscape
    • Through May 13
After Abstract Expressionism

Indianapolis, IN

Indianapolis Museum of Art

  • Allora & Calzadilla: Body in Flight (Delta): Share on Tumblr
    • March 8-April 22
  • Allora & Calzadilla: Vieques Series: Share on Tumblr
    • March 8-April 22
  • Looking West
    • Feb. 3- Aug. 5
  • 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
Moving Images

Logan, KS

The Dane G. Hansen Memorial Museum

  • State of Kansas Historical Mural by Dennis Schiel
    • Closes April 15
  • Maxwell Berry's Wildflower Photography
    • Closes April 15
Maxwell Berry's Wildflower Photography

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

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