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Openings, Closings, and Events plus Reminders 7-20-11 Newsletter
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Openings, Closings, and Events

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Huntsville, AL

Huntsville Museum of Art

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

San Francisco, CA

The Contemporary Jewish Museum

  • Seeing Gertrude Stein: Five Stories
    • Through Sept. 6
  • Charlotte Salomon: Life? or Theatre?
    • Closes July 31
  • Questions with Questions
    • Through July
  • “Being Jewish”: A Bay Area Portrait
    • Ongoing
  • StoryCorps StoryBooth
    • Ongoing
Charlotte Salomon: Life? or Theatre?

Monterey, CA

Monterey Museum of Art

  • MontereyNOW: Greg Mettler
    • Opens July 21 – Nov. 6
  • FROM DAWN TO DUSK: GOTTARDO PIAZZONI’S FINAL MURALS
    • Through Dec. 2012
    • MMA La Mirada
  • 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
MontereyNOW: Greg Mettler

Laguna Beach, CA

Laguna Art Museum

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

Torrance, CA

Torrance Art Museum

  • Baker's Dozen III
    • July 16 - August 27
Baker's Dozen III

Pomona, CA

American Museum of Ceramic Arts

  • The Art of Clay
    • Closes July 30
  • Event
Ceramics: Post-Digital Design

Storrs, CT

The William Benton Museum of Art

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

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

Washington, DC

Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens

  • Wedding Belles: Bridal Fashions from the Marjorie Merriweather Post Family, 1874-1958
    • June 18, 2011 - January 1, 2012
  • Event
Wedding Belles: Bridal Fashions from the Marjorie Merriweather Post Family, 1874-1958

Daytona Beach, FL

The Southeast Museum of Photography

  • DEPARTURES VI: A Juried Student Exhibition
    • Closes July 30
  • FACULTY FOCUS: GARY MONROE
    Photographs 1976 - 2011
    • Closes July 30
  • ALUMNI FOCUS: Jerry Englehart, Jr., Jim Gavenus, Craig Litten, Michael McElroy, Travis Ruse, Quenby Sheree and Lisa Stone
    • Closes July 30
  • THE TOUCH OF NATURE: Florida through the lens of the Orlando Camera Club
    • Closes July 24!!!!
THE TOUCH OF NATURE: Florida through the lens of the Orlando Camera Club

Winter Park, FL

Cornell Fine Arts Museum at Rollins College

  • The Velvet Years: 1965-1967, Warhol's Factory
    • July 2 - October 9
  • It's Always Rock and Roll: The Work of Photojournalist Janet Macoska
    • July 2 - October 9
  • E. Brady Robinson: Transfer
    • July 2 - October 9
  • Douglas Witmer: I Found a Reason
    • July 2 - October 9
It's Always Rock and Roll: The Work of Photojournalist Janet Macoska

Miami Beach, FL

The Wolfsonian-Florida International University

  • CLASS DISTINCTIONS: SELECTIONS FROM THE LAURENCE MILLER COLLECTION
    • Through September 30
  • 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
CLASS DISTINCTIONS: SELECTIONS FROM THE LAURENCE MILLER COLLECTION

Atlanta, GA

Michael C. Carlos Museum of Emory University

  • Divine Intervention: African Art and Religion
    • Through Dec. 4
Divine Intervention: African Art and Religion

Athens, GA

Georgia Museum of Art

  • Lamar Dodd: Paintings and Drawings
    • July 2 - August 28
  • Stone and Steel: Small Works by Beverly Pepper
    • Closes July 29
  • American Watercolors from the Permanent Collection
    • Closes August 7
  • The Art of Disegno: Italian Prints and Drawings from the Georgia Museum of Art
    • Closes August 7
  • All Creatures Great and Small
    • Hartsfield-Jackson Airport, Atlanta, Georgia
    • Through April 20, 2012
  • Event
The Art of Disegno: Italian Prints and Drawings from the Georgia Museum of Art

Milledgeville, GA

Georgia State College & University Museum

  • “the surveyed extent” by Sandra Trujillo
    • Through Sept. 21
  • Curtis Stewardson
    • Through Sept. 21
  • Curtis Stewardson
Curtis Stewardson

Augusta, GA

Morris Museum of Art

  • Civil War Redux: Pinhole Photographs by Willie Anne Wright
    • July 9 -
  • Philip Juras: The Southern Frontier, Landscapes
    Inspired by Bartram's Travels
    • May 28 - August 14
  • Event
Civil War Redux: Pinhole Photographs by Willie Anne Wright

Indianapolis, IN

Indianapolis Museum of Art

  • Dynasty and Divinity: Ife Art in Ancient Nigeria
    • July 8, 2011 - Jan. 16, 2012
  • 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
Dynasty and Divinity: Ife Art in Ancient Nigeria

Logan, KS

The Dane G. Hansen Memorial Museum

  • The Curious World of Patent Models
    Organized by: Rothschild Patent Model Collection
    • July 8 - August 28
The Curious World of Patent Models

Wichita, KS

Wichita Art Museum

  • Been in the Dark: What You Haven't Seen Lately
    • Through October 23
  • A Kansas Treasure in Context: Mary Cassatt
    • Closes July 31
  • The American Abstract Artists
    • Through Sept. 25
  • Wichita Art Museum: 75 Years of American Art
    • July 24!!!!

The American Abstract Artists


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