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Knoxville Museum of Art:

Ai Weiwei: Dropping the Urn (Ceramic Works, 5000 BCE-2010 CE)



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Anne Wilson: Local Industry


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
Future Retro: Drawings from the Great Age of Automobiles

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
Illustrated Title Pages: 1500 – 1900

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
Edward Weston: American Photographer

Irvine, CA

The Irvine Museum

  • California Rhapsody
    • June 22 - Novemberf 5
California Rhapsody: Early Artists of the Bohemian Club

Laguna Beach, CA

Laguna Art Museum

  • Noguchi: California Legacy
    • June 12 - October 2
  • Lita Albuquerque: Emergence
    • June 12 - October 2
  • Landscape and Figuration from the Collection: Early to Mid-Twentieth Century
    • Through Oct. 9
  • Event
Lita Albuquerque: Emergence

Pomona, CT

American Museum of Ceramic Arts

  • Ceramics: Post-Digital Design
    • Closes June 25
Ceramics: Post-Digital Design

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
  • 2011 Project 35
    • Through Dec. 18
  • Event
The Colored Woodcut in 19th-Century Japan: Edo and Osaka

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

  • Departures VI
    • June 7 - July 30
  • 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
Departures VI

Miami, FL

The Patricia and Phillip Frost Art Museum Florida International University

  • Rise of an Empire: Scenes of the Sino-Japanese War of 1894-95
    • June 8 – August 14
  • Tribute to Japanese Splendor: The Art of the Temari
    • June 8 – August 14
  • 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
Tribute to Japanese Splendor: The Art of the Temari

Miami Beach, FL

The Wolfsonian-Florida International University

  • Art for All: British Posters for Transport
    • Through August 14
  • Art and Design in the Modern Age: Selections from The Wolfsonian Collection
    • Ongoing
  • LAWRENCE WEINER (MIRA & VE): installation
    • Ongoing
  • Event

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
From A to Z: 26 Great Photographs from the Norton Collection

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
Monsters, Demons, and Winged Beasts: Composite Creatures of the Ancient World

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
Stone and Steel: Small Works by Beverly Pepper

Milledgeville, GA

Georgia State College & University Museum

  • “the surveyed extent” by Sandra Trujillo
    • May 26 – Sept. 21
  • Curtis Stewardson
    • May 26 – Sept. 21
Curtis Stewardson

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
    • Closes 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
  • 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
A Kansas Treasure in Context: Mary Cassatt

Paducah, KY

The National Quilt Museum

  • The Nature of Design: Quilts by Cynthia Morgan and Velda Newman
    • June 8 - Sept. 5
  • Celebration! (SAQA)
    • April 7 - July 12
Celebration! (SAQA)
The Yeiser Art Center
  • Paducah Photo 2011 Juried Photography Exhibition
    • June 18 - July 30
  • Event
FAITH

Louisville, KY

Kentucky Museum of Art and Craft

  • David Sharpe: Re-Defining Sunsets
    • Closes July 23
  • Craft Meets Technology
    • Closes July 23
Artists Collect
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
  • The Case of the Italian Altarpiece
    • June 9 - July 3
  • Julian Opie: Selections from the Chellgren Collection
    • June 8 - October 23
  • Quilts from Kentucky and Beyond: The Bingham-Miller Family Collection
    • Opens June 19 - Sept. 18
  • European and American Art, 1800-1960
    • Ongoing
  • Events

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Lexington, KY

The Art Museum at the University of Kentucky

  • SPLENDID SILK: Japanese Embroidery
    • Through July 3
SPLENDID SILK: Japanese Embroidery

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