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Paducah, KY

The National Quilt Museum

  • A Sense of Balance - curated by Jerry Roy
    • Sept. 8 - Dec. 6
  • The Chicago School of Fusing with guest artist Susan Else
    • Through October 4
A Sense of Balance - curated by Jerry Roy
The Yeiser Art Center
  • New Work By Brian Benfer
    A site-specific installation at the Yeiser Art Center
    • Sept. 24 – Oct. 22
  • Recent Fabric Work by Lily Liu
    • Sept. 24 – Oct. 22
  • Events
New Work By Brian Benfer

Owensboro, KY

Owensboro Museum of Fine Art

  • BLUEGRASS ROOTS: Rex Robinson: A Visual Arts Celebration of Bill Monroe’s 100th Birthday
    • Sept. 3 - October 31
  • BLUEGRASS ROOTS: Rhonda McEnroe: A Visual Arts Celebration of Bill Monroe’s 100th Birthday
    • Sept. 3 - October 31
  • BLUEGRASS ROOTS: Jim Cantrell
    A Visual Arts Celebration of Bill Monroe’s 100th Birthday
    • Sept. 3 - October 31
  • Event
BLUEGRASS ROOTS: Rhonda McEnroe

The Speed Art Museum
  • Kentucky Antiques from the Noe Collection: A Gift to the Commonwealth
    • August 20, 2011 -
      February 5, 2012
  • Being & Making: Artists Investigating Identity
    • July 2 - Fall
  • Julian Opie: Selections from the Chellgren Collection
    • June 8 - October 23
  • Souvenirs of Europe: An Early Kentucky Artist Collects
    • Closes September 30
  • European and American Art, 1800-1960
    • Ongoing
  • Events
Julian Opie: Selections from the Chellgren Collection

Lexington, KY

The Art Museum at the University of Kentucky

  • LASTING LEGACY: Gifts of Art from jim Wenneker
    • Closes Sept. 25!!!!
  • THE VEIL: Visible and Invisible Spaces
    • July 31 - October 9
  • THE ART OF INSECT ILLUSTRATION
    • August 14 - October 30
LASTING LEGACY: Gifts of Art from jim Wenneker

New Orleans, LA

New Orleans Museum of Art

  • Forty Years in Edo: Edo-period Paintings from the Permanent Collection
    • August 26, 2011 -
      February 26, 2012
  • The Elegant Image: Bronzes from the Indian Subcontinent in the Siddharth K. Bhansali Collection
    • Aug 5 - Oct 23
  • E.O. Hoppé: Tagore, Calcutta and Santiniketan
    • Aug 5 - Oct 23
  • Swoon: Thalassa
    • Closes Sept. 25!!!!
  • Serenissima: Venetian Glass 1500 to the Present
    (organized by NOMA) (Cameo Gallery)
    • Closes October 2
  • Bookmarks: The Artist's Response to Text
    • June 15 - November 17
  • Events
Swoon: Thalassa
Ogden Museum of Southern Art
  • Birney Imes: Whispering Pines
    • Through mid-October
  • Mississippi Mud: The Potters of Mississippi
    • Through September
  • Looking to Learn: New Orleans Center for Creative Arts
    • Through September
  • Events
Mississippi Mud: The Potters of Mississippi

Baltimore, MD

The Walters Art Museum

  • Puzzles of the Brain: An Artist’s Journey through Amnesia
    • Sept. 17 – Dec. 11
  • The Art of the Writing Instrument from Paris to Persia
    • Closes Sept. 25!!!!
  • Art of the Ancient Americas
    • Ongoing
  • Palace of Wonders: Renaissance & Baroque Galleries
    • Ongoing
The Art of the Writing Instrument from Paris to Persia

Lowell, MA

Whistler House Museum of Art

  • UMass Lowell Faculty Invitational Exhibit
    • Sept. 14 - October 15
  • Mary Rose O'Connell
    • Sept. 14 - October 29
  • Events
UMass Lowell Faculty Invitational Exhibit

Salem, MA

Peabody Essex Museum

  • Painting the American Vision
    • July 30 - Nov. 6
  • Man Ray | Lee Miller, Partners in Surrealism
    • June 11 - Dec. 4
  • Ripple Effect, The Art of H2O
    • June 18 -
  • Faces of Devotion, Indian Sculpture from the Figiel Collection
    • Through Jan. 16, 2012
  • FreePort [No. 002]: Marianne Mueller
    • March 26 - Dec. 31
    • installation
  • Events

Muskegon, MI

Muskegon Museum of Art

  • International Connections: Selected Works of Art from the David W. Baas Collection
    • August 11 - Oct. 23
  • Neighbors: Photography by David and Kathy Myers
    • August 25 - November 6
  • Tiny Treasures
    • September 8, 2011 through February 19, 2012

Grand Rapids, MI

Frederick Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park

  • Sculpture Today: New Forces, New Forms
    • Sept. 21 - Dec. 31
  • Events
Sculpture Today: New Forces, New Forms

Ann Arbor, MI

The University of Michigan Museum of Art

  • Mike Kelley: Day is Done
    • August 27-December 31, 2011
  • Multiple Impressions: Contemporary Chinese Woodblock Prints
    • July 16 – October 23
  • Events
Amalia Pica: UMMA Projects

Columbia, MO

Museum of Art and Archaeology University of Missouri

  • The Mediterranean Melting Pot: Commerce and Cultural Exchange in Antiquity
    • Sept. 10 - Dec. 18
  • Events

Saint Louis, MO

Saint Louis Art Museum

  • New Media Series—Guido van der Werve: Number Twelve: Variations on a Theme
    • Sept. 9, 2011 – Jan. 8, 2012
  • Focus on the Collection: Francesco Clemente’s High Fever
    • Through Oct. 9
  • Windows onto Other Worlds: Chinese Court Paintings from the Saint Louis Art Museum
    • Through the summer of 2011
  • Monet's Water Lilies
    • Opens October 2 -January 22, 2012
  • Events
Windows onto Other Worlds: Chinese Court Paintings from the Saint Louis Art Museum

Missoula, MT

Missoula Art Museum

  • The Lost Journals of Sacajawea
    • Sept. 7 - Dec. 18
  • Willem Volkersz: Childhood (Lost)
    • Sept. 7 - Dec. 18
  • Alva Gene Dexhimer: Missouri Maverick
    • Sept. 7 - Dec. 18
  • MAM Collections: The Parade Route
    • Sept. 7, 2011 - Feb. 13, 2012
  • Pat Hoffman, Polar Opposites
    • July 07 - Oct. 31
  • City in Shadows: Andy Smetanka
    • Through Sept. 30
  • Events
City in Shadows: Andy Smetanka

Hamilton, NJ

Grounds For Sculpture

  • Aerial Roots
    • Sept. 17, 2011 - July 31, 2012
  • Events
Aerial Roots

Summit, NJ

Visual Arts Center of New Jersey

  • Jersey Bounce
    • Closes Sept. 25!!!!
  • Stephen Mallon: Next Stop Atlantic
    • Closes Sept. 25!!!!

Montclair, NJ

Montclair Art Museum

  • What Is Portraiture?
    • Through Nov. 6
  • Marina Zurkow: Friends, Enemies, and Others
    • Sept. 17, 2011 – Jan. 8, 2012
  • The Spectacular of Vernacular
    • Oct. 7, 2011 – Jan. 1, 2012
  • Events
Marina Zurkow: Friends, Enemies, and Others

Newark, NJ

Newark Museum

  • Patchwork from Folk Art to Fine Art
    • Sept. 14 - Dec. 31
  • Tibetan Collection Centennial Exhibitions
    • Through Dec. 2011
  • Red Luster: Lacquer & Leatherworks of Asia
    • Ongoing
  • From Meiji to Modern: Japanese Art Goes Global, 19th to 21st Centuries
    • Ongoing
  • The Glitter and The Gold: Jewelry From the Newark Museum
    • Ongoing
  • The Lenox Legacy: America's Greatest Porcelain, 1889–2005
    • Ongoing
  • Present Tense: Arts of Contemporary Africa
    • Ongoing
  • Skies Alive! Bird Migration in the Garden State
    • Through Jan., 2012
  • Events
Tibetan Collection Centennial Exhibitions

Albuquerque, NM

The Albuquerque Museum of Art and History

  • HISPANIC TRADITIONAL ARTS OF NEW MEXICO
    • SEPT. 18, 2011 - JAN. 8, 2012
  • RECENT ART ACQUISITIONS
    • Through October 2
  • ALBUQUERQUE CELEBRATES 2012
    • Through JANUARY 2012
  • FACES FROM OUR PAST, FACING THE FUTURE: ALBUQUERQUE AND THE TURN OF THE 20TH CENTURY
    • Through JANUARY 2012
HISPANIC TRADITIONAL ARTS OF NEW MEXICO

Santa Fe, NM

Georgia O'Keeffe Museum

  • From New York to Corrymore: Robert Henri & Ireland
    • Sept. 23, 2011 - Jan. 15, 2012
  • Events
The Museum of Indian Arts & Culture
  • Creative Spark!: The Life and Art of Tony Da
    • Feb 13 - Dec 31
  • Huichol Art and Culture: Balancing the World
    • Through Feb 12, 2012
  • The Buchsbaum Gallery of Southwestern Pottery
    • Ongoing
  • Here, Now and Always
    • Ongoing
  • Events
The Buchsbaum Gallery of Southwestern Pottery
New Mexico Museum of Art
  • Kimono: Karen LaMonte and Prints of the Floating World (plus Japanese ukiyo-e prints)
    • Jun 24 - Nov 6
  • Gustave Baumann: A Legacy Honored in Santa Fe
    • Jun 15 - Dec 23
  • Earth Now: American Photographers and the Environment
    • April 8 - October 9
  • O’Keeffe and Baumann
    • Ongoing
  • How The West is One: The Art of New Mexico
    • Ongoing
  • Events
Kimono: Karen LaMonte and Prints of the Floating World
New Mexico History Museum
  • From a Distant Road
    • Sept 16, 2011 - Mar 4, 2012
  • Home Lands: How Women Made the West
    • Jun 19, 2011 - Sep 11, 2011
  • Heart of the Home: A celebration of the kitchen
    • May 27 - Nov 27
  • New Mexico’s African American Legacy: Visible, Vital, Valuable
    • May 15 - Oct. 9
  • Ranch Women of New Mexico
    • April 15 - Oct 30
  • Segesser Hide Paintings
    • Ongoing
  • Treasures of Devotion/Tesoros de Devoción
    • Ongoing
  • Telling New Mexico: A Noble Legacy: The USS “New Mexico”
    • Ongoing
  • Events
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