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Huntsville, AL

Huntsville Museum of Art

  • Recent Acquisitions
    • May 11 - Nov. 16
  • Looking at the Collection: People, Places & Things
    • Through October 13
  • Psychedelic Mania: Stephen Rolfe Powell’s Dance with Glass
    • May 4 – July 21, 2013
  • Heritage Quilters of Huntsville Members’ Exhibition
    • April 6 – August 4, 2013

Recent Acquisitions


San Francisco, CA

The Contemporary Jewish Museum

  • Kehinde Wiley: The World Stage: Israel
    • February 14–May 27, 2013
  • California Dreaming: Jewish Life in the Bay Area from the Gold Rush to the Present
    • Ongoing
  • Stanley Saitowitz: Judaica
    • Ongoing
  • Black Sabbath: The Secret Musical History of Black-Jewish Relations
    • Ongoing
  • StoryCorps StoryBooth
    • Ongoing
Kehinde Wiley: The World Stage: Israel

  • Revisiting the South: Richard Misrach’s Cancer Alley
    • March 27–June 16
  • Lee Friedlander: The Cray Photographs
    • March 27–June 16
  • A Royal Renaissance: School of Fontainebleau Prints from the Kirk Edward Long Collection
    • March 27–July 14
  • Hauntings: American Photographs, 1845–1970
    • March 6–July 7
  • More Than Fifteen Minutes: Andy Warhol and Celebrity
    • Feb. 20 – June 30
  • Border Crossings: From Imperial to Popular Life
    • Jan. 30 – August 4
  • Dotty Attie: Sometimes a Traveler/There Lived in Egypt
    • Jan. 23 – June 16
  • North Africa and the Holy Land in 19th-Century Photographs
    • Jan. 23 – June 2
  • Buying and Selling: Early Modern Economies of Labor, Merchandise, Services, and Shopping
    • Jan. 23 – June 2
  • Wood, Metal, Paint: Sculpture from the Fisher Collection
    • Feb. 29, 2012 – Oct. 13, 2013
  • Sequence, sculpture by distinguished American contemporary artist Richard Serra
    • Through 2016
  • Rodin Sculpture Garden
    • Ongoing
  • Events
More Than Fifteen Minutes: Andy Warhol and Celebrity

Monterey, CA

Monterey Museum of Art

  • Facing Forward, New Acquisitions, 2000 to the Present
    • April 25- June 9
  • Beth Van Hoesen
    • February 1-May 19, 2013
  • Henri Matisse: Improvisation
    • February 1-May 19, 2013
  • Monterey Now: Johnny Apodaca
    • February 1-May 19, 2013
  • FROM DAWN TO DUSK: GOTTARDO PIAZZONI’S FINAL MURALS
    • Through Dec. 2013
  • Events
Beth Van Hoesen

Torrance, CA

Torrance Art Museum
  • In Case We Don’t Die (ICWDD)
    • March 30 - May 18
  • Software: 21st Century Ceramics from Los Angeles
    • March 30 - May 18
  • Peter Everett
    • Lobby
Software: 21st Century Ceramics from Los Angeles

Irvine, CA

The Irvine Museum

  • Lasting Impressions: Twenty Years of The Irvine Museum
    • January 26 through June 6
Lasting Impressions: Twenty Years of The Irvine Museum

Laguna Beach, CA

Laguna Art Museum
  • MFA ’13
    • May 5-19, 2013
  • George Hurrell: Laguna to Hollywood
    • Extended through May 19
  • John Mason’s Blue Wall
    • February 24-October 13
MFA ’13

Greenwich, CT

Bruce Museum

  • Revised and Restored: The Art of Kathleen Gilje
    • May 11 – Sept. 8
  • Eggs-hibition: Unscrambling Their History
    • March 23 - October 20, 2013
  • Avant-Garde Persuasion: The Photographs of Harold Haliday Costain
    • March 2 - May 26
  • Lure of the Ocean: The Art of Stanley Meltzoff
    • February 9 - June 2, 2013
  • Event
Revised and Restored: The Art of Kathleen Gilje

  • 2nd Annual Connecticut Printmakers Invitational
    • April 7 - May 19
  • Event
2nd Annual Connecticut Printmakers Invitational

Storrs, CT

The William Benton Museum of Art University of Connecticut
  • The Secret Paris of the 1930s: Vintage Photographs by Brassaï
    • Closes May 12!!!!
  • Events
The Secret Paris of the 1930s: Vintage Photographs by Brassaï

New London, CT

Lyman Allyn Art Museum
  • Mentoring Courtney Love: David LaChapelle and Courtney Love
    • April 13-August 10
  • Pop Goes the Easel: Pop Art & Its Progeny
    • March 2 through June
  • Shaped by the Ancients
    • Through June
  • Event
Mentoring Courtney Love: David LaChapelle and Courtney Love

Washington, D.C.

Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens
  • Pageant of the Tsars: The Romanov Coronation Albums
    • Feb. 16 - June 8
  • Events
Pageant of the Tsars: The Romanov Coronation Albums

Winter Park, FL

Cornell Fine Arts Museum at Rollins College
  • Collecting for the Cornell
    • Closes May 12!!!!
  • Senior Studio Art Student Exhibition: COALESCENCE
    • Closes May 12!!!!
  • Event
Collecting for the Cornell

  • DEPARTURES 2013: A Juried Student Exhibition
    • April 30 - July 28, 2013
  • UCF THESIS EXHIBITION 2013
    Graduating Student Photography from the University of Central Florida (Daytona Beach)
    • April 30 - July 28, 2013
  • IRINA ROZOVSKY: A Perpetual Hold
    • Closes May 12!!!!
  • NATAN DVIR: Eighteen
    • Closes May 12!!!!
  • DANA POPA: not Natasha
    • Closes May 12!!!!
  • Event
DANA POPA: not Natasha

  • Spanish Colonial Art: The Beauty of Two Traditions
    • April 24 – August 25, 2013
  • Museum Studies Spring 2013 Exhibition
    • April 24 - August 25, 2013
  • Bang! by Robert Einbeck
    • April 3 - August 30, 2013
  • Eugene Savage: The Seminole Paintings
    • February 27 – May 19, 2013
  • Jose Manuel Ballester: Concealed Spaces
    • February 27 – June 23, 2013
  • Deep Blue by Javier Velasco
    • February 27 – Remainder of 2013
  • American Sculpture in the Tropics
    • Oct. 17, 2012 – May 20, 2013
  • Spring 2013 BFA Exhibition: Outset
    • April 24, 2013 - May 19, 2013
  • Events
Eugene Savage: The Seminole Paintings

Coral Gables, FL

Lowe Art Museum at the University of Miami
  • UM Faculty Exhibition: Brian Curtis: Stonehenge Series I & II
    • April 13 - June 2
  • ArtLab @ The Lowe: From Ancient Art to Modern Molas: Recurring Themes in Indigenous Panamá
    • May 3, 2013 - April 27, 2014
  • Terrestrial Paradises: Imagery from The Voyages of Captain James Cook
    • Through February 9, 2014
  • Events

Terrestrial Paradises: Imagery from The Voyages of Captain James Cook


Miami Beach, FL

The Wolfsonian-Florida International University

  • Women in Motion: Fitness, Sport, and the Female Figure
    • May 17 - August 18, 2013
  • Modern Meals: Remaking American Foods from Farm to Kitchen
    • May 17 - August 18, 2013
  • Out of the Darkness: Selling Light
    • Ongoing
  • Cleaner, Healthier, Easier: Improving the Modern Home, 1900–1945
    • Ongoing
  • LAWRENCE WEINER (MIRA & VE)
    • Ongoing installation
  • Art and Design in the Modern Age: Selections from The Wolfsonian Collection
    • Ongoing
  • Event
Modern Meals: Remaking American Foods from Farm to Kitchen

Boca Raton, FL

Boca Raton Museum of Art
  • 62nd All Florida Juried Competition and Exhibition
    • May 8 - July 14
62nd All Florida Juried Competition and Exhibition

West Palm Beach, FL

Norton Museum of Art

  • Doris Duke’s Shangri La: Architecture, Landscape, and Islamic Art
    • March 21, 2013 - July 14, 2013
  • The Radical Camera: New York’s Photo League, 1936-1951
    • March 14 - June 16
  • Legacy: The Emily Fisher Landau Collection
    • Feb. 21 - June 2
  • The Middle East and the Middle Kingdom: Islamic and Chinese Artistic Exchange
    • Feb. 2 - August 4
  • Annie Leibovitz
    • Through June 9, 2013
  • Rob Wynne: I Remember Ceramic Castles, Mermaids & Japanese Bridges
    • Sept. 21, 2012 - Oct. 6, 2013
    • Lobby installation
  • Event
Legacy: The Emily Fisher Landau Collection

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