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Openings, Closings, and Events plus Reminders 6-1-11 Newsletter
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Openings, Closings, and Events
New Exhibitons This Week

Huntsville, AL

Huntsville Museum of Art

  • Future Retro: Drawings from the Great Age of Automobiles
    • May 15 – July 24
  • Edward Weston: Leaves of Grass
    • May 15 – July 24
  • Fast, Loose & Out of Control: Bobby Allison & The Alabama Gang
    • May 15 – July 24
  • Looking at the Collection: Encounters Alumn
    • Through Sept. 18
  • Event
Edward Weston: Leaves of Grass

Stanford, CA

Iris & B. Gerald Cantor Center for Visual Arts

  • The Art of the Book in California: Five Contemporary Presses
    • June 1 – August 28
  • Illustrated Title Pages: 1500 – 1900
    • Through Oct. 16
  • Greco-Roman Marble Sculpture
    • Through August 7
  • Longing for Sea Change: Felix in Exile
    • Through 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
The Art of the Book in California: Five Contemporary Presses

Monterey, CA

Monterey Museum of Art

  • FROM DAWN TO DUSK: GOTTARDO PIAZZONI’S FINAL MURALS
    • Through Dec. 2012
    • MMA La Mirada
  • 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

Irvine, CA

The Irvine Museum

  • All Things Bright & Beautiful
    • Closes June 11
All Things Bright & Beautiful

Storrs, CT

The William Benton Museum of Art

  • The Colored Woodcut in 19th-Century Japan: Edo and Osaka
    • May 31 – August 7
  • The Art of Dr. Seuss
    • May 31 – August 7
  • The Sum of Its Parts: Selections from the Benton Collections
    • May 31 – August 7
  • The Sum of Its Parts: Selections from the Benton Collections
    • May 31 – August 7
  • 2011 Project 35
    • Through Dec. 18
The Art of Dr. Seuss

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

Daytona Beach, FL

The Southeast Museum of Photography

  • FACULTY FOCUS: GARY MONROE
    Photographs 1976 - 2011
    • May 25 - July 30
  • ALUMNI FOCUS: Jerry Englehart, Jr., Jim Gavenus, Craig Litten, Michael McElroy, Travis Ruse, Quenby Sheree and Lisa Stone
    • May 25 - July 30
  • THE TOUCH OF NATURE: Florida through the lens of the Orlando Camera Club
    • May 25 - July 30
  • Event
FACULTY FOCUS: GARY MONROE

Winter Park, FL

Cornell Fine Arts Museum at Rollins College

  • Sharaku Interpreted by Japan’s Contemporary Artists
    • Closes June 12!!!!
  • Juxtaposing History: Salvador Dalí, the Hebrew Bible, and the Formation of Israel
    • Closes June 12!!!!
  • The Last Harvest: A History and Tribute to the Life and Work of the Farmworkers on Lake Apopka
    • Closes June 12!!!!
Juxtaposing History: Salvador Dalí, the Hebrew Bible, and the Formation of Israel

Miami, FL

The Patricia and Phillip Frost Art Museum Florida International University

  • EAST/WEST: Visually Speaking
    • May 25 – Sept. 11
  • Who's Counting and Temporal State Of Being
    David and Hi-Jin Hodge
    • May 25 - August 21
  • South Florida Cultural Consortium Exhibition
    • May 25 - August 21
  • Event
Who's Counting and Temporal State Of Being

Miami Beach, FL

The Wolfsonian-Florida International University

  • PAGE AT A TIME
    • May 12 - June 12
  • Art for All: British Posters for Transport
    • April 15 - August 14
  • Rewriting the World: Primers and Poetry in the Age of Confusion
    • Closes June 5!!!!
  • Art and Design in the Modern Age: Selections from The Wolfsonian Collection
    • Ongoing
  • LAWRENCE WEINER (MIRA & VE): installation
    • Ongoing
  • Event
PAGE AT A TIME

West Palm Beach, FL

Norton Museum of Art

  • Out of This World
    • June 4 - Sept. 4
  • Altered States: Jose Alvarez, Yayoi Kusama, Fred Tomaselli and Leo Villareal
    • Through July 17
  • From A to Z: 26 Great Photographs from the Norton Collection
    • Through July 17
  • Eternal China: Tales from the Crypt
    • Through July 17
  • Event
Out of This World

Atlanta, GA

Michael C. Carlos Museum of Emory University

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

Athens, GA

Georgia Museum of Art

  • Horizons
    • Through June 30
  • Stone and Steel: Small Works by Beverly Pepper
    • Jan. 30 - July 29
  • American Watercolors from the Permanent Collection
    • May 14 - August 7
  • The Art of Disegno: Italian Prints and Drawings from the Georgia Museum of Art
    • May 15 - August 7
  • Dalí Illustrates Dante’s Divine Comedy
    • April 10 - June 19
  • All Creatures Great and Small
    • Hartsfield-Jackson Airport, Atlanta, Georgia
    • April 20, 2011 - April 20, 2012
  • Event
Dalí Illustrates Dante’s Divine Comedy

Augusta, GA

Morris Museum of Art

  • Philip Juras: The Southern Frontier, Landscapes
    Inspired by Bartram's Travels
    • May 28 - August 14
  • The Charleston Renaissance: Works on Paper
    • Through June 26
  • Event
Philip Juras: The Southern Frontier, Landscapes

Indianapolis, IN

Indianapolis Museum of Art

  • Venetian Views: American Works on Paper
    • June 3 - Nov. 27
  • Material World
    • Through February 5, 2012
  • William Lamson: Divining Meteorology
    • Through August 28
  • Selections from Project 35
    • Through Oct. 30
  • The Old Masters
    • Through December 31
  • Gauguin as Printmaker: The Volpini Suite
    • Through Sept.18
  • Hard Truths: The Art of Thornton Dial
    • Through Sept 18
  • Indiana Artists' Club Annual Exhibition
    • Through June 5
  • Events
Venetian Views: American Works on Paper

Wichita, KS

Wichita Art Museum

  • A Kansas Treasure in Context: Mary Cassatt
    • Through July 31
  • The American Abstract Artists
    • Through Sept. 25
  • Wichita Art Museum: 75 Years of American Art
    • Through July 24
  • Events
The American Abstract Artists

Paducah, KY

The National Quilt Museum

  • Celebration! (SAQA)
    • April 7 - July 12
  • The Color Orange: Antique Quilts from the Pilgrim Roy Collection
    • Closes June 5!!!!
  • Orange Peel: New Quilts from an Old Favorite 2011
    • Closes June 5!!!!
Orange Peel: New Quilts from an Old Favorite 2011
The Yeiser Art Center
  • FAITH
    • Closes June 11
FAITH

Louisville, KY

Louisville Visual Art Association

  • Children's Fine Art Classes Exhibition
    Elementary
    • June 2 - 30
  • Event
Children's Fine Art Classes Exhibition
The Speed Art Museum
  • RARE CARAVAGGIO MASTERPIECE THE FORTUNE TELLER ON VIEW FOR A LIMITED TIME
    • Closes June 5!!!!
  • Light into Line: Impressionist Prints
    • Closes June 5!!!!
  • Events

SPEED BRINGS RARE CARAVAGGIO MASTERPIECE TO AMERICA THE FORTUNE TELLER ON VIEW FOR A LIMITED TIME


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