October, 2018 National Calendar of Art Exhibitions

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


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Benton Museum, U of CT, Storrs

The Business of Bodies: Ellen Emmet Rand

October 25 through March 10


Cascadia Art Museum

Invocation of Beauty: The Life and Photography of Soichi Sunami

October 11 through January 6


Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art

Earth into Art: The Flowering of American Art Pottery

October 16 through ?


Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College

Virgil Ortiz - Revolt 

October 6 through January 6


Columbus Museum of Art - Ohio

I, Too, Sing America

October 19 through January 20


Crocker Art Museum

Raymond Dabb Yelland. California Landscape Painter.

October 2 through January 27


Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens

Augusta Savage: Renaissance Woman

October 12 through April 7


Franklin G. Burroughs-Simeon B. Chapin Art Museum

Sherry Strickland Martin / Roots Run Deep

October 4 through December 16


Giertz Gallery, Parkland College

Cover the Waterfront: Paintings by Teresa Dunn

October  through November 3


Heard Museum

Sonwai: The Jewelry of Verma Nequatewa

October 6 through March 10 


Laband Art Gallery, Loyola Marymount University

Judy Dater: Only Human

October 6 through December 8


Long Beach Museum of Art

John Sonsini

October 12 through January 6


Marshall M. Fredericks Sculpture Museum

Motor City Icon, The Spirit of Detroit

October 5 through January 1


Mississippi Museum of Art 

Central to Their Lives: Southern Women Artists in the Johnson Collection

October 6 through January 20


Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth

Laurie Simmons: Big Camera/Little Camera

October 14 through January 27


National Museum of Wildlife Art

Thomas D. Mangelsen - A Life In The Wild

October 20 through May 5


New Orleans Museum of Art

Lina Iris Viktor: A Haven. A Hell. A Dream Deferred

October 5 through January


NSU Art Museum, Fort Lauderdale

William J. Gackens and Pierre-Auguste Renoir: Affinities and Distinctions 

October 21 through May 19


Ogden Museum of Southern Art

New Southern Photography 

October 6 through March 10


Rehoboth Art League

Inventing History, Cherished Memories of Good Times That Never Happened. Richard Chandler Hoff

October 19 through November 25 


William Benton Museum of Art, University of Connecticut

The Business of Bodies: Ellen Emmet Rand (1875-1941) and the Persuasion of Portraiture

October 25 through March 10

Please also see:

What is included in the calendars
How to make the most of your visit to an exhibition
How TFAO updates calendars
How TFAO uses the National Calendar of Art Exhibitions

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