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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
    • April 16, 2016 - TBD
  • All the Colors of the Rainbow: Uzbekistan Ikats from the Collection of Peggy Slappey
    • March 19, 2016 - July 10, 2016
  • Haitian Flags from the Cargo Collection
    • Extended through June 26
  • Event
lobby projects: Bethany Collins

Huntsville, AL

Huntsville Museum of Art
  • Frozen in Place: Southern Photographs from the Collection
    • Through August 21, 2016
  • Huntsville Photographic Society 2016 Members’ Showcase
    • May 15 through August 21, 2016
  • Folk Couture: Fashion and Folk Art
    • April 10 – June 26, 2016
  • William Christenberry: Time, Distance, and Memory
    • Through July 10, 2016
  • Down Home: Contemporary Southern Masters
    • Closes June 11!!!!
  • Events
Frozen in Place: Southern Photographs from the Collection

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
    • March 4 - July 4
  • Our Story
    • Through Sept. 11, 2016
Our Story

Phoenix, AZ

Phoenix Art Museum
  • Here and Abroad: Photographs by David Taylor
    • Through October 16, 2016
  • Ducks, Eggs and Fish: Works by Martin Fan Cheng
    • Through November 6, 2016
  • 2015 Contemporary Forum Artists Grant Winners
    • Closes June 12!!!!
  • Fifty Years of Fashion at Phoenix Art Museum
    • April 2 – August 7, 2016
2015 Contemporary Forum Artists Grant Winners

Bentonville, AR

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art
  • 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
The Four Seasons, by Philip Haas

San Francisco, CA

The Contemporary Jewish Museum

  • Bill Graham and the Rock & Roll Revolution
    • March 17–July 5, 2016
  • In that Case: Havruta in Contemporary Art: Jenny Odell and Philip Buscemi
    • Through July 5, 2016
  • Events
Bill Graham and the Rock & Roll Revolution

  • 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
    • April 13–July 4, 2016
  • Blood in the Sugar Bowl
    • Through August 15, 2016
  • Who We Be
    • March 30–June 27, 2016
  • Contemporary Perspectives on the Battle of the Little Bighorn
    • Closes June 13!!!!
  • Myth, Allegory and Faith: The Kirk Edward Long Collection of Mannerist Prints
    • February 10–June 20, 2016
  • Into the Forest: Landscape as Subject and Studio in 19th-Century France
    • February 3–July 4, 2016
  • Mining the Ancient
    • October 14, 2015–August 29, 2016
  • Showing Off: Identity and Display in Asian Costume
    • Extended through August 29, 2016
  • Richard Diebenkorn: The Sketchbooks Revealed
    • Extended through August 22, 2016
  • Edward Hopper: New York Corner
    • Extended through August 22, 2016
Contemporary Perspectives on the Battle of the Little Bighorn

Monterey, CA

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

Santa Ana, CA

Bowers Museum
  • Mummies Of The World
    • March 19, 2016 - September 5, 2016
  • Mystery from the Tomb: The Face Beneath the Mask
    • Closing date TBD
Mystery from the Tomb: The Face Beneath the Mask

Irvine, CA

The Irvine Museum
  • The Nature of Water: Our Most Precious Resource
    • Closes June 16
The Nature of Water: Our Most Precious Resource

Pomona, CA

American Museum of Ceramic Art
  • Dirk Staschke: Nature Morte
    • April 9-September 18, 2016
  • Lineage: Mentorship & Learning
    • January 16-June 19, 2016
  • Alexi Morrissey
    • January 16-June 26, 2016
  • Mettlach: Medieval to Modern
    • ongoing

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

  • 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
  • Printed and Painted: The Art of Bark Cloth
    • Through August 27, 2017
On Desert Time: Landscape Photographs by O’Sullivan & Bell, 1871–1874

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
  • Electric Paris
    • May 14 – September 4, 2016
  • Electricity
    • May 14 – September 4, 2016
  • Wild Reading: Animals in Children’s Book Art
    • March 26, 2016 - July 3, 2016

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

  • A Good Summer’s Work: J. Alden Weir, Connecticut Impressionist
    • Through Sept 11, 2016
A Good Summer’s Work: J. Alden Weir, Connecticut Impressionist

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