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Openings, Closings, and Events plus Reminders 8-24-11 Newsletter
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Openings, Closings, and Events

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Huntsville, AL

Huntsville Museum of Art

  • Blood, Thread & Tears: World War II Quilts
    • August 21 –Nov. 7
  • A Sense of Place: Plein Air Painters of the Southeast
    • August 7 – Sept. 23
  • Sally Johnson: Projections and Reflections
    • August 7 – Sept. 23
  • Looking at the Collection: Encounters Alumn
    • Through Sept. 18
Blood, Thread & Tears: World War II Quilts

San Francisco, CA

The Contemporary Jewish Museum

  • Black Sabbath: The Secret Musical History of Black-Jewish Relations
    • August 4 -
  • Seeing Gertrude Stein: Five Stories
    • Through Sept. 6
  • Charlotte Salomon: Life? or Theatre?
    • Extended Through October 16
  • StoryCorps StoryBooth
    • Ongoing
  • “Being Jewish”: A Bay Area Portrait
    • Ongoing
Seeing Gertrude Stein: Five Stories

Stanford, CA

Iris & B. Gerald Cantor Center for Visual Arts

  • Expanding Views of Africa
    • Ongoing
  • Sequence, sculpture by distinguished American contemporary artist Richard Serra
    • Through 2016
  • The Art of the Book in California: Five Contemporary Presses
    • Closes August 28!!!!
  • Illustrated Title Pages: 1500 – 1900
    • Though Oct. 16
  • Rodin Sculpture Garden
    • Ongoing
  • Go Figure!
    • Through August 5, 2012
  • Collection Highlights from Europe, Ancient Greece and Rome
    • Ongoing
Illustrated Title Pages: 1500 – 1900

Monterey, CA

Monterey Museum of Art

  • MontereyNOW: Greg Mettler
    • 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
  • Events
FROM DAWN TO DUSK: GOTTARDO PIAZZONI’S FINAL MURALS

Torrance, CA

Torrance Art Museum

  • Baker's Dozen III
    • Closes Aug. 27!!!!
Baker's Dozen III

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
Lita Albuquerque: Emergence

Pomona, CA

American Museum of Ceramic Art

  • Exposed: Sculpture and Promised Gifts from AMOCA’s Permanent Collection
    • August 13 – October 29
Exposed: Sculpture and Promised Gifts from AMOCA’s Permanent Collection

Storrs, CT

The William Benton Museum of Art University of Connecticut

  • Musical Prints: 1568-1949
    • Opens August 30 – October 16
  • Project 35
    • August 30 - Dec. 18
Musical Prints: 1568-1949

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

  • A SECOND TELLING - SEPTEMBER 11th: HERE IS NEW YORK
    • August 18 - October 2
  • IN REVIEW: WAR : Ed Grazda, Louie Palu, Lucian Perkins and Christopher Sims
    • ED GRAZDA: EXCERPTS: AFGHANISTAN DIARY
    • LOUIE PALU: AFGHANISTAN: GARMSIR MARINES
    • CHRISTOPHER SIMS: THEATER OF WAR
    • LUCIAN PERKINS: A JOURNEY THROUGH AFGHANISTAN
      • August 18 - October 2
  • DEPARTURES
    • LYONIA GALLERY
    • Through October 23

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

West Palm Beach, FL

Norton Museum of Art

  • The Art of War in East Asia
    • Through Nov. 13
  • Out of This World
    • Closes Sept. 4
  • From A to Z: 26 Great Photographs from the Norton Collection
    • Through October 16
Out of This World

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

  • American Letterpress: The Art of Hatch Show Print
    • August 27 - Nov. 6
  • Hot Metal and Cool Paper: The Black Art of Making Books
    • August 27 - Nov. 6
  • Introduction to the Centers
    • August 27 - Nov. 6
  • Lamar Dodd: Paintings and Drawings
    • Closes August 28!!!!
  • All Creatures Great and Small
    • Hartsfield-Jackson Airport, Atlanta, Georgia
    • Through April 20, 2012
  • Event
American Letterpress: The Art of Hatch Show Print

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

  • Preservation of Place: The Art of Edward Rice
    • August 27 - Nov. 20
  • Naturalists in the South: Abbot, Audubon, Catesby, and Wilson
    • Through Sept. 25
  • Civil War Redux: Pinhole Photographs by Willie Anne Wright
    • July 9 - Sept. 11
  • Event

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

Ames, IA

University Museums
Iowa State University

  • French Art Nouveau: From the Permanent Collection
    • Brunnier Art Museum
    • August 23 – Dec. 30
  • The Age of Brilliance: Cut Glass from the Permanent Collection
    • Brunnier Art Museum
    • August 23 – Dec. 30
  • Relationships: Interstitial Connections
    • Brunnier Art Museum
    • August 23 – Dec. 30
  • A Fragile Thread of Glass
    • Brunnier Art Museum
    • August 23 – Dec. 30
  • Priscilla Sage: Contemporary Sculpture
    • Brunnier Art Museum
    • August 23 – Dec. 30
  • Ulfert Wilke: Words To Be Seen
    • Brunnier Art Museum
    • August 23 – Dec. 30
  • N. C. Wyeth: America In the Making
    • Brunnier Art Museum
    • August 23 – Dec. 30
  • Iowa City & Keota Glass
    • Brunnier Art Museum
    • August 23 – Dec. 30
  • Subject to Change: Art and Design in the Twentieth Century
    • Christian Petersen Art Museum: Morrill Hall
    • August 22 – December 16
  • Commissioning a Collection: 75 Years of Public Art
    • Christian Petersen Art Museum: Morrill Hall
    • August 22 – December 16
  • Realties: The Lyric Sculpture of William King
    • Scupture Garden
    • August 22, 2011 – May 2012
  • Be It Enacted: Legislation and the Farm House
    • Farm House Museum
    • August 22, 2011 – May 2012
  • Events

Logan, KS

The Dane G. Hansen Memorial Museum

  • The Curious World of Patent Models
    Organized by: Rothschild Patent Model Collection
    • Closes August 28!!!!
The Curious World of Patent Models

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