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Press Release 3-13-09: Openings, Closings, and Events plus Reminders (once a month listings for longer running exhibitions that are not closing soon)

Openings, Closings, and Events
See Exhibitions page to see a sample photos of current and upcoming shows.

Huntsville, AL

Huntsville Museum of Art

  • Innovation and Change: Ceramics from Arizona State University
    • March 1 - April 19
  • YAM: Exhibition for Youth Art Month
    • March 1 - April 26
  • Looking at the Collection: Buccellati Highlights
    • through November 2009
  • Looking at the Collection:
    Whimsy in 3-D
    • through May 31, 2009
  • Events

Cornell Fine Arts Museum at Rollins College
  • Jess: To and From the Printed Page
    • Closes March 22
  • American Poets by Jack R. Smith
    • Through April 19
  • Portrait of a Lady: Selections from the Permanent Collection
    • Through August 30

Miami Beach, FL

The Wolfsonian–Florida International University

  • AMERICAN STREAMLINED DESIGN: THE WORLD OF TOMORROW
    • Through May 15
  • Gridnik: Wim Crouwel and Modern Typography
    • Closes March 15!!!!
  • Events

West Palm Beach, FL

Norton Museum of Art

  • Georgia O’Keeffe and Ansel Adams:
    Natural Affinities
    • January 24 ― May 3, 2009
  • Landscapes from the Age of Impressionism
    • February 6 ― May 10, 2009
  • Events
Martin Cheng

Augusta, GA

Morris Museum of Art

  • Inside/Out: The Private World of Edith Caywood
    • Through April 19, 2009
  • Nashville Portraits: Photographs by Jim McGuire
    • March 6 through April 26, 2009
  • Events

Atlanta, GA

Michael C. Carlos Museum of Emory University

  • Tutankhamun exhibition
    • Through May 17, 2009
  • Wonderful Things: The Harry Burton Photographs and the Discovery of the Tomb of Tutankhamun
    • Through May 17, 2009
  • MODERN AND CONTEMPORARY MASTERS: WORKS ON PAPER HIGHLIGHTS
    • January 24, through May 17
  • Events

Paducah, KY

National Quilt Museum (new hours!)

  • Lincoln: Then and Now
    • Through April 17
  • Burgoyne Surrounded Quilts
    • March 13 - May 19

The Yeiser Art Center

  • Anissa R. Lewis - Drawings and paintings by Covington KY artist
    • March 17- April 12
  • Events

Louisville, KY

Kentucky Museum of Art and Craft

  • Gig Posters: The Art of Contemporary Music
    • March 6 - May 16

Louisville Visual Art Association

  • Contents Under Pressure: Bottled in Louisville
    • March 13- April 14
  • Event
The Speed Art Museum
  • Collecting for Kentucky
    • Extended through April 1
  • American Art at the Speed
    • Through May 2009
  • The Dorothy and Herbert Vogel Collection: Fifty Works for Fifty States
    • Opens March 22 to May 17
  • Events

Lexington, KY
  • EXCAVATING EGYPT: Great Discoveries from the Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeolog, University College London
    • March 22 – June 14

Baton Rouge, LA

Hill Memorial Library LSU Libraries' Special Collections

  • Audubon at Oakley: Louisiana Selections from Birds of America
    • Extended
  • Mariners, Meridians and Monsters: Exploring the History of Maps in Fact and Fiction
    • March 23 - August 15

New Orleans, LA

Ogden Museum of Southern Art

  • Ogden Past, Present and Future: Selections from the Permanent Collection and New Acquisitions
    • Through April 15
  • The World in Color: Photographs by Jorge Otero
    • Through April 15
  • Jack Stewart: From Atlanta to New York – A Life Survey A look at the career
    • Through April 15
  • Charleston Renaissance
    • Ongoing
  • Events
Cornisha Tate
The Newcomb Art Gallery, Tulane University
  • In Company with Angels: Seven Rediscovered Tiffany Windows
    • February 28 - May 31, 2009

Ridgeland, MS

Mississippi Craft Center

  • Small Expressions 2009
    • February 24 through May 2
Small Expressions 2009

Asheville, NC

Asheville Art Museum

  • Mapping the Mountains: The
    Photographs of George Masa
    • February 6 through July 5
  • Expectant Gaze
    • Ongoing
    • 2nd Floor Galleries
  • Christo and Jeanne-Claude: Projects
    Gallery 6
    • Through May 3
  • Events
Umbrellas

Columbia, SC

Columbia Museum of Art

  • Eye to the East: The Turner Collection of Chinese Art
    • December 19, 2008 - May 10, 2009
  • Turner to Cézanne: Masterpieces from the Davies Collection, National Museum Wales
    • March 6, 2009 – June 7, 2009
Turner to Cézanne

Memphis, TN

Memphis Brooks Art Museum

  • William Hogarth, Master of Satire
    • Closes March 15!!!!
  • Contempt for the New
    • January 31 – July 5
  • Events

Nashville, TN

Cheekwoood Botanical Garden &
Museum of Art

  • Passing Time: The Art of William Christenberry
    • March 14 - June 14
  • Michael Baggarly: Reverberant Measures
    • March 14 - June 14
  • A Lens with a Conscience
    • March 14 - Sept. 20
  • Tennessee Abstract Painters
    • March 14 - Sept. 20
  • The Matilda Geddings Gray Foundation
    Collection of Faberge
    • Ongoing
  • William Edmondson: The Hand and the Spirit
    • Through January 3, 2010

Tennessee Art League

  • Consider the Source works byNashville Artist Brenda Stein
    • March 7 - April 24
    • Premiere Gallery
  • Juried members exhibit
    • Closes March 31st
    • Members & Ethel Smith Galleries
The Tennessee State Library and Archives (TSLA)
  • Family Business:
    How You Find It & How You Keep It
    • March 17-August 27
  • Collection Highlights from the Tennessee State Library and Archives (TSLA)
    • Ongoing
Vanderbilt University Fine Arts Gallery
  • The Printed Page: Selections from the Anna C. Hoyt Collection
    • March 12 through May 8, 2009
  • Event

Chattanooga, TN

Hunter Museum of American Art

  • I Heard a Voice: The Art of Lesley Dill
    • Through April 19

Oak Ridge, TN

Oak Ridge Art Center

  • From the Collection
    • Opens March 15
Children's Museum of Oak Ridge
  • Through the Vision of Children
    • March 6 - April 8

Knoxville, TN

Blount Mansion

  • Two Together:
    The Art of Kate and Roy McCullough
    • Closes March 28
The Emporium Center for Arts & Culture
  • Bon Voyage: a farewell exhibition of works by Fritz Massaquoi
    • Closes March 27
  • The Enigma of Growth
    • Closes March 27

Gatlinburg

Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts

  • Spring Faculty Exhibition
    • April 11
  • Jerry Drown Turned Wood Collection Wood Studio Gallery
    • Ongoing

Check our:

  • Home page and/or Index page to see which museums recently updated their page and on what date. Look for the new photos tag.
    • Museums and galleries that have joined in the past month are listed at the top of the column on the Home page
  • Events page for openings, receptions, other museum activities
  • Exhibitions page to see a list and thumbnail photos of current shows. Check a particular museum's website (available on its page on our site) for all its activities and exhibitions.

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Art Museum Touring.com
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