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Boca Raton Museum of Art
Boca Raton, FL

ABOUT THE MUSEUM
One of South Florida's finest cultural attractions, the Boca Raton Museum of Art presents changing exhibitions of national and international importance, and a wide range of educational programs, lectures, gallery tours, and studio art classes. The Museum's permanent collection includes a superb assembly of modern masters including works by Degas, Arman, Matisse, Modigliani and Picasso; important American and European modern and contemporary works by artists ranging from Louise Nevelson to Andy Warhol; an outstanding photography collection; and important collections of Pre-Columbian and African art.

Exhibitions
  • THE WORLD ACCORDING TO FEDERICO URIBE
    • Opens Sept. 21 - Dec. 4
THE WORLD ACCORDING TO FEDERICO URIBE
  • OUTSIDER VISIONS: Self-taught Southern Artists of the 20th Century
    • Sept. 21, 2011 - January 8, 2012
OUTSIDER VISIONS: Self-taught Southern Artists of the 20th Century
  • Picasso’s Vollard Suite: The Sculptor’s Studio
    • Through October 16
Portraits from the Permanent Collection
  • Sculture Garden
    • Ongoing

  • Events
Sculpture Garden

Openings, Closings, and Events

New Exhibitons This Week



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
    • Closes Sept. 23
  • Sally Johnson: Projections and Reflections
    • Closes Sept. 23
  • Looking at the Collection: Encounters Alumn
    • Closes Sept. 18!!!!
  • Events
A Sense of Place: Plein Air Painters of the Southeast

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
  • 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
  • Events
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

  • The Unseen
    • Sept. 17 - Oct. 29
  • CITIES: visionary places
    • Sept. 17 - Oct. 29
  • Event
The Unseen

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

Greenwich, CT

Bruce Museum

  • Bijoux: The Origins and Impact of Jewelry
    • Through March 11, 2012
  • Saddle Up! Horsing Around at the Bruce Museum
    • Through Sept. 25
  • Picasso’s Vollard Suite: The Sculptor’s Studio
    • Through October 16
  • Drawings by Rembrandt, his Students and Circle from the Maida and George Abrams Collection
    • Sept. 24, 2011 – January 8, 2012
  • Event
Picasso’s Vollard Suite: The  Sculptor’s Studio

Storrs, CT

The William Benton Museum of Art University of Connecticut

  • The 45th Annual Art Department Faculty Exhibition
    • Through October 16
  • Musical Prints: 1568-1949
    • August 30 – October 16
  • Project 35
    • August 30 - Dec. 18
The 45th Annual Art Department Faculty Exhibition

New London, CT

Lyman Allyn Art Museum

  • Skateboards: Art on the Ply
    • Sept. 17, 2011- Feb. 4, 2012.
  • Face Off: Portraits by Contemporary Artists
    • Closes Sept. 18!!!!
  • Events

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

  • DOUGLAS KIRKLAND: RETROSPECTIVE: Fifty Years of Photography
    • Sept. 21, 2011 - Feb. 12, 2012
  • KATE BROOKS: IN THE LIGHT OF DARKNESS: A Photographer's Journey after 9/11
    • Sept. 9 - Dec. 16
  • KHALID HADI: PORTRAITS from AFGHANISTAN
    • Sept. 9 - Dec. 16
  • 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
  • Events
DOUGLAS KIRKLAND: RETROSPECTIVE: Fifty Years of Photography

Winter Park, FL

Cornell Fine Arts Museum at Rollins College

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

Miami, FL

The Patricia and Phillip Frost Art Museum Florida International University

  • Tipping Points
    • Sept. 7 - October 2
  • Who's Counting and Temporal State Of Being
    David and Hi-Jin Hodge
    • Closes Setpember 18!!!!
Tipping Points

Miami Beach, FL

The Wolfsonian-Florida International University

  • REFLECTIONS ON LOSS AND COMMEMORATION: Commemorates a Month of Remembrance On the Anniversary of 9/11
    • Sept. 8 - 30
  • MANIFEST AND MUNDANE: SCENES OF MODERN AMERICA FROM THE WOLFSONIAN COLLECTION
    • Sept. 8 - August 2012
  • CLASS DISTINCTIONS: SELECTIONS FROM THE LAURENCE MILLER COLLECTION
    • Through Sept. 30
  • LAWRENCE WEINER (MIRA & VE)
    • Ongoing installation
  • Art and Design in the Modern Age: Selections from The Wolfsonian Collection
    • Ongoing
  • Events
MANIFEST AND MUNDANE: SCENES OF MODERN AMERICA FROM THE WOLFSONIAN COLLECTION

Atlanta, GA

Michael C. Carlos Museum of Emory University

  • Life and Death in the Pyramid Age: The Emory Old Kingdom Mummy
    • Sept. 10 - Dec. 11
  • Divine Intervention: African Art and Religion
    • Through Dec. 4
  • Events
Life and Death in the Pyramid Age: The Emory Old Kingdom Mummy

Athens, GA

Georgia Museum of Art

  • Edmund Lewandowski: Precisionism and Beyond
    • Sept. 10 - Dec. 4
  • 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
  • All Creatures Great and Small
    • Hartsfield-Jackson Airport, Atlanta, Georgia
    • Through April 20, 2012
American Letterpress: The Art of Hatch Show Print

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
  • Event

Milledgeville, GA

Georgia State College & University Museum

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

Indianapolis, IN

Indianapolis Museum of Art

  • Brian McCutcheon: Out of this World
    • Sept. 9, 2011 - March 4, 2012
  • Venetian Views: American Works on Paper
    • June 3 - Nov. 27
  • Material World
    • Through February 5, 2012
  • Dynasty and Divinity: Ife Art in Ancient Nigeria
    • July 8, 2011 - Jan. 16, 2012
  • Selections from Project 35
    • Through Oct. 30
  • The Old Masters
    • Through December 31
  • Gauguin as Printmaker: The Volpini Suite
    • Closes Sept.18!!!!
  • Hard Truths: The Art of Thornton Dial
    • Closes Sept.18!!!!
  • Events
Gauguin as Printmaker: The Volpini Suite

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

  • Going Places
    • Exhibits USA
    • Sept. 2 - October 23
Going Places

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