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We Welcome the Legion of Honor!

de Young Museum
Legion of Honor
San Francisco, CA

About the Legion of Honor
The Legion of Honor, San Francisco's most beautiful museum, displays an impressive collection of 4,000 years of ancient and European art in an unforgettable setting overlooking the Golden Gate Bridge.

Built to commemorate Californian soldiers who died in World War I, the Legion of Honor is a beautiful Beaux-arts building located in San Francisco's Lincoln Park. Overlooking the Pacific Ocean, Golden Gate Bridge and all of San Francisco, the Legion is most noted for its breathtaking setting. Its collections include Rodin's Thinker, which sits in the museum's Court of Honor, European decorative arts and paintings, Ancient art, and one of the largest collections of prints and drawings in the countr


Exhibitions
Wild West: Plains to the Pacific
California BookWorks
The Future of the Past: Mummies and Medicine
  • A Gift of Artists' Books from the Reva and David Logan Foundation
A Gift of Artists' Books from the Reva and David Logan Foundation

Many of the Art Museum Touring museums are participating in the Blue Star Museums program offering free admission, or discounts to military personnel and their families beginning Memorial Day, May 30, 2016 through Labor Day, September 5, 2016. Held in collaboration with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, and the Department of Defense. Check a museum's website to see if it is participating and details.


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Birmingham, AL

Birmingham Museum of Art
  • lobby projects: Bethany Collins
    • Through August 28
  • All the Colors of the Rainbow: Uzbekistan Ikats from the Collection of Peggy Slappey
    • March 19, 2016 - July 10, 2016
  • Event
All the Colors of the Rainbow: Uzbekistan Ikats from the Collection of Peggy Slappey

Huntsville, AL

Huntsville Museum of Art
  • Encounters: Dustin Farnsworth
    • June 26 – October 30, 2016
  • Frozen in Place: Southern Photographs from the Collection
    • Through August 21, 2016
  • Huntsville Photographic Society 2016 Members’ Showcase
    • May 15 through August 21, 2016
  • William Christenberry: Time, Distance, and Memory
    • Through July 10, 2016
William Christenberry: Time, Distance, and Memory

Anchorage, AK

Anchorage Museum
  • View From Up Here: The Arctic at the Center of the World
    • May 06, 2016 - Oct 02, 2016
  • Near the Bear
    • Closes July 4!!!!
  • Our Story
    • Through Sept. 11, 2016
Near the Bear

Phoenix, AZ

Phoenix Art Museum
  • Edward Burtynsky: WATER
    • July 1 - September 18, 2016
  • Here and Abroad: Photographs by David Taylor
    • Through October 16, 2016
  • Ducks, Eggs and Fish: Works by Martin Fan Cheng
    • Through November 6, 2016
  • Fifty Years of Fashion at Phoenix Art Museum
    • April 2 – August 7, 2016
Edward Burtynsky: WATER

Bentonville, AR

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art
  • American Made: Treasures from the American Folk Art Museum
    • July 2 through September 19, 2016
  • Seated Woman in Chemise, by Pablo Picasso
    • Through July 2017
  • The Four Seasons, by Philip Haas
    • Through September 2016
  • Black Unity
    • May 4 through September 5, 2016
American Made: Treasures from the American Folk Art Museum

San Francisco, CA

The Contemporary Jewish Museum

  • Stanley Kubrick: The Exhibition
    • Jun 30–Oct 30, 2016
  • Bill Graham and the Rock & Roll Revolution
    • Closes July 5!!!!
  • In that Case: Havruta in Contemporary Art: Jenny Odell and Philip Buscemi
    • Closes July 5!!!!
  • Events
Stanley Kubrick: The Exhibition

  • Soulmaker: The Times of Lewis Hine
    • May 21–October 24, 2016
  • Intimate Frontiers: The Male Gaze in Fin-de-Siècle Vienna
    • April 13–August 8, 2016
  • An Oasis in Glass
    • April 13–August 8, 2016
  • Beyond the Frame: Curating in Context
    • Closes July 4!!!!
  • Blood in the Sugar Bowl
    • Through August 15, 2016
  • Richard Diebenkorn: The Sketchbooks Revealed
    • Extended through August 22, 2016
  • Edward Hopper: New York Corner
    • Extended through August 22, 2016
  • Into the Forest: Landscape as Subject and Studio in 19th-Century France
    • Closes July 4!!!!
  • Mining the Ancient
    • October 14, 2015–August 29, 2016
  • Showing Off: Identity and Display in Asian Costume
    • Extended through August 29, 2016
Into the Forest: Landscape as Subject and Studio in 19th-Century France

Monterey, CA

Monterey Museum of Art
  • Monterey Places
    • Through August 29th
    • MMA Pacific Street

Santa Ana, CA

Bowers Museum
  • California Bounty: Image and Identity, 1850-1930
    • June 11, 2016 - TBD
  • Mummies Of The World
    • March 19, 2016 - September 5, 2016
  • Mystery from the Tomb: The Face Beneath the Mask
    • Closing date TBD
Mummies Of The World

Torrance, CA

Torrance Art Museum
  • Grafforists
    • June 18 - August 13, 2016
  • Event

Irvine, CA

The Irvine Museum
  • A Summer Idyll: Picturesque Views of California
    • June 25 - October 6, 2016
A Summer Idyll: Picturesque Views of California

Laguna Beach, CA

Laguna Art Museum
  • Peter Krasnow: Maverick Modernist
    • June 26 to September 25, 2016
  • The Wave Portfolio: Photographs by Anthony Friedkin
    • June 26 – September 25, 2016
The Wave Portfolio: Photographs by Anthony Friedkin

Pomona, CA

American Museum of Ceramic Art
  • Dirk Staschke: Nature Morte
    • April 9-September 18, 2016
  • Mettlach: Medieval to Modern
    • ongoing
Alexi Morrissey

Palm Springs, CA

Palm Springs Art Museum
  • First Hand: Architects, Artists, and Designers from the L.J. Cella Collection
    • Through September 4th, 2016
  • Baroque to Bling! High Art and Low from the Collection of Donna MacMillan
    • March 4th – October 16th, 2016
    • Palm Springs Art Museum in Palm Desert, The Galen
  • A Passionate Eye: The Weiner Family Collection
    • Extended through 12/11/16
    • Palm Springs Art Museum
  • Reflections on Water
    • Extended through September 4, 2017
    • Palm Springs Art Museum
  • CONTEMPORARY GLASS
    • Through 07/03/16
    • Palm Springs Art Museum
  • OUT OF THE FIRE:MESOAMERICAN AND PUEBLO CERAMICS
    • Through 07/31/16
    • Palm Springs Art Museum

Denver, CO

Denver Art Museum

  • Women of Abstract Expressionism
    • Through September 25, 2016
  • Why We Dance: American Indian Art in Motion
    • May 29, 2016 – August 14, 2016
  • On Desert Time: Landscape Photographs by O’Sullivan & Bell, 1871–1874
    • May 29, 2016 – January 8, 2017
  • Tableau
    • May 8, 2016 – March 19, 2017
  • Contemporary Chairs Reimagined
    • May 1, 2016 – May 7, 2017
  • Audacious: Contemporary Artists Speak Out
    • February 21– February 26, 2017
  • Robert Therrien: The Power of the Image
    • February 21 – August 7, 2016
  • Glitterati: Portraits & Jewelry from Colonial Latin America
    • Through Nov. 27, 2016
  • Grand Gestures: Dance, Drama, Masquerade
    • Dec. 13, 2015 – Dec. 13, 2016
  • Strong Statements
    • Through June 30, 2017
  • Creative Crossroads: The Art of Tapestry
    • Extended through August 7
Women of Abstract Expressionism

Norwalk, CT

Center for Contemporary Printmaking
  • 5th Biennial International FootPrint Exhibition
    • June 5 - August 28, 2016
5th Biennial International FootPrint Exhibition

Greenwich, CT

Bruce Museum
  • iCreate 2016
    • June 11, 2016 - July 17, 2016
  • Electric Paris
    • May 14 – September 4, 2016
  • Electricity
    • May 14 – September 4, 2016
  • Wild Reading: Animals in Children’s Book Art
    • Closes July 3!!!!
Wild Reading: Animals in Children’s Book Art

Storrs, CT

The William Benton Museum of Art
University of Connecticut
  • Blow Up: Inflatable Contemporary Art
    • June 2 – July 31, 2016
  • Event
Blow Up: Inflatable Contemporary Art

New London, CT

Lyman Allyn Art Museum

  • For All the World to See
    • June 16 – August 11, 2016
  • The Artist WithIN
    • June 10 – July 24, 2016
  • A Good Summer’s Work: J. Alden Weir, Connecticut Impressionist
    • Through Sept 11, 2016

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