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Openings, Closings, and Events plus Reminders 9-28-11 Newsletter
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Tuska House
Lexington, KY

Mission
The Tuska Foundation and Arts Center is formed to: To preserve and grow the legacy of John Regis Tuska, figurative artist, legendary educator, and iconic humanitarian, for a local, state, national, and international constituency. To promote self-discovery and personal, progressive education plans, borrowing from and inspired by the art and soul of Tuska and his living legacy. To identify and further the mission of making the world a better place one child, one adult, and one piece of art at a time.

Exhibitions
  • Permanent Collection
    • Ongoing
Permanent Collection

Openings, Closings, and Events

New Exhibitons This Week



Huntsville, AL

Huntsville Museum of Art

  • Southern Comfort: Regional Photography from the Collection
    • Oct. 2, 2011 through
      Feb. 26, 2012
  • 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!!!!
Southern Comfort: Regional Photography from the Collection

San Francisco, CA

The Contemporary Jewish Museum

  • Houdini: Art and Magic
    • Oct. 2, 2011 - Jan. 16, 2012
  • Black Sabbath: The Secret Musical History of Black-Jewish Relations
    • 2011 - 2012
  • Charlotte Salomon: Life? or Theatre?
    • Through October 16
  • “Being Jewish”: A Bay Area Portrait
    • Ongoing
  • StoryCorps StoryBooth
    • Ongoing
Houdini: Art and Magic

Stanford, CA

Iris & B. Gerald Cantor Center for Visual Arts

  • Rodin and America: Influence and Adaptation 1876–1936
    • Oct. 5 – Jan. 1, 2012
  • Rodin and the Dancing Body
    • Oct. 5 – Jan. 1, 2012
  • 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
Rodin and America: Influence and Adaptation 1876–1936

Monterey, CA

Monterey Museum of Art

  • Monterey Masterworks: Paintings from the City of Monterey Collection
    • Sept. 30, 2011 - Jan. 8, 2012
  • 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
Monterey Masterworks: Paintings from the City of Monterey Collection

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

Greenwich, CT

Bruce Museum

  • The Prints of Martin Lewis
    • Oct. 2, 2011 - Feb. 19, 2012
  • Two Rembrandt Paintings
    • Through October 10
  • Drawings by Rembrandt, his Students and Circle from the Maida and George Abrams Collection
    • Sept. 24, 2011 – January 8, 2012
  • Bijoux: The Origins and Impact of Jewelry
    • Through March 11, 2012
  • Picasso’s Vollard Suite: The Sculptor’s Studio
    • Through October 16
  • Event
The Prints of Martin Lewis

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
Musical Prints: 1568-1949

New London, CT

Lyman Allyn Art Museum

  • Skateboards: Art on the Ply
    • Sept. 17, 2011- Feb. 4, 2012.
  • 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

Winter Park, FL

Cornell Fine Arts Museum at Rollins College

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

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
    • Closes 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
      • Closes October 2!!!!
  • DEPARTURES
    • LYONIA GALLERY
    • Through October 23
  • Events
IN REVIEW: WAR : Ed Grazda, Louie Palu, Lucian Perkins and Christopher Sims

Boca Raton, FL

Boca Raton Museum Of Art

  • THE WORLD ACCORDING TO FEDERICO URIBE
    • Sept. 21 - Dec. 4
  • OUTSIDER VISIONS: Self-taught Southern Artists of the 20th Century
    • Sept. 21, 2011 -
      January 8, 2012
  • Portraits from the Permanent Collection
    • Sept. 6, 2011- May 13, 2012
  • Events
OUTSIDER VISIONS: Self-taught Southern Artists of the 20th Century

Miami, FL

The Patricia and Phillip Frost Art Museum Florida International University

  • Tipping Points
    • Closes October 2!!!!
  • Events
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
    • Closes Sept. 30!!!!
  • MANIFEST AND MUNDANE: SCENES OF MODERN AMERICA FROM THE WOLFSONIAN COLLECTION
    • Sept. 8 - August 2012
  • Statistically Speaking: The Graphic Expression of Data
    • On view in the library vestibule through January 2012
  • 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

  • A Harlot’s Progress: Hogarth’s Comic History
    • October 1 - December 4
  • 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
A Harlot’s Progress: Hogarth’s Comic History

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

Milledgeville, GA
  • The Fluidity of Gender: Sculpture by Linda Stein
    • Oct 5 - Nov 9

Augusta, GA

Morris Museum of Art

  • Down South: Paintings by Art Rosenbaum, Photographs by Margo Newmark Rosenbaum
    • Sept. 17 - Nov. 6
  • Preservation of Place: The Art of Edward Rice
    • August 27 - Nov. 20
  • Event

Milledgeville, GA

Georgia State College & University Museum

  • The Fluidity of Gender: Sculpture by Linda Stein
    • Oct 5 - Nov 9
The Fluidity of Gender: Sculpture by Linda Stein

Indianapolis, IN

Indianapolis Museum of Art

  • FLOW: Can You See the River?
    • installlation
    • Sept. 22 -
  • 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
  • Events
The Old Masters

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

Iowa City, IA

University of Iowa Museum of Art

  • Graphic Language: The Art and Literature of Comics
    • Sept. 24 - Dec. 11
  • Labyrinths and Other Daily Exits: The Art of Tom Aprile
    • Fall 2011 Semester
  • Events
Labyrinths and Other Daily Exits: The Art of Tom Aprile

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