January, 2018 National Calendar of Art Exhibitions

American Representational Art Exhibitions Hosted by Art Museums and Other Non-Profit Organizations


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Arkansas Arts Center

Becoming John Marin: Modernist at Work

January 26 through April 22



Art, Design & Architecture Museum (UC Santa Barbara)

Chiura Obata: An American Modern

January 13 through April 2



Brandywine River Museum

The Way Back: The Paintings of George A. Weymouth

January 27 through June 3



Franklin G. Burroughs-Simeon B. Chapin Art Museum

Steven Bleicher | The Kings Highway

January 11 through April 22



Grand Rapids Art Museum

Alexis Rockman: The Great Lakes Cycle

January 27 through April 29



Huntington Museum of Art

In Time We Shall Know Ourselves: Photographs by Raymond Smith

January 20 through March 25



International Quilt Study Center at the University of Nebraska--Lincoln

Made by Hand: American Quilts in the Industrial Age II

January 5 through April 29



International Quilt Study Center at the University of Nebraska--Lincoln

Uncovered: The Ken Burns Collection

January 19 through May 13


Michener (James A.) Art Museum

Magical & Real: Henriette Wyeth and Peter Hurd, A Retrospective

January 21 through May 6


Mount Holyoke College Art Museum

Piece Together: The Quilts of Mary Lee Bendolph

January 23 through May 27



Museum of Arts and Design

Derrick Adams: Sanctuary

January 25 through June 25



National Gallery of Art

Outliers and American Vanguard Art

January 28 through  May 13



National Museum of the American Indian


January 18 through Fall 2027 



Nevada Museum of Art

Hans Meyer-Kassel, Artist of Nevada

February 24 through September 2



Palmer Museum of Art

Dox Thrash and the Carborundum Mezzotint 

January 16 through May 20



Pasadena Museum of California Art

Testament of the Spirit: Paintings by Eduardo Carrillo

January 21 through June 3



Pomona College Museum of Art

MUSE: Mickalene Thomas Photographs tête-à-tête

January 25 through May 13



Racine Art Museum

Polymer Art: Recent Acquisitions

January 28 through June 24



Santa Cruz Museum of Art and History

Tom Killion

January 5 through April 22



Sheldon Museum of Art

Original Behavior

January 17 through May 13



University of Wyoming Art Museum

Indian Country: The Art of David Bradley

January 27 through May 12



Vero Beach Museum of Art

Paul Outerbridge: New Color Photographs from Mexico and California

January 20 through June 3

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