2005 Museum Calendar

American Representational Art Exhibitions

Hosted by Non-Profit Museums and Organizations





Addison Gallery of American Art
Phillips Academy
Andover, MA
Eye on the Collection: West to Hopper
September 6 through October 16
Amon Carter Museum
Fort Worth, TX
Avedon at Work: Photographs by Laura Wilson
September 10 through January 8
In the American West: Photographs by Richard Avedon, A Twentieth Anniversary
September 17 through January 8
Art Museum of Missoula
Missoula, MT
Inez Storer
September 2 through October 15
Bicentennial Art Center and Museum
Paris, IL
Elements from the Front Range Contemporary Quilters
September 1 through October 5
Booth Western Art Museum
Cartersville, GA
Illuminating the Mind: Soulful Works by K. L. McKenna
September 20 through November 13
Bruce Museum
Greenwich, CT
American Impressionism: The Beauty of Work
September 24 through January 8
Cahoon Museum of American Art
Cotuit, MA
Frank W. Benson ­ Sportsman/Etcher
September 13 through October 22
Cedar Rapids Museum of Art
Cedar Rapids, IA
Grant Wood At 5 Turner Alley
September 10 through December 4
Cheekwood Museum of Art
Nashville, TN
The Compelling Frontier: Selections From the  John A. and Margaret Hill Collection of American Western Art
September 10 through December 31
Clark (Sterling and Francine) Art Institute
Williamstown, MA
Hail to the Chiefs
September 17 through May 31
Corcoran Gallery of Art
Washington, DC
Warhol Legacy: Selections from The Andy Warhol Museum
September 24 through February 20
Crocker Art Museum
Sacramento, CA
Marsden Hartley: American Modern
September 30 through January 29
Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens
Jacksonville, FL
Beyond the Frame, Impressionism Revisited: The Sculptures of J. Seward Johnson Jr.
September 29 through January 8
Dane G. Hansen Museum
Logan, KS
The Art of Lester Raymer
September 23 through November 13
Dubuque Museum of Art
Dubuque, IA
Visions for the Next Millenium: Wilderness Photography - Focus on Preservation, Photographs by Clyde Butcher
September 20 through November 6
Evansville Museum of Arts, History & Science
Evansville, IN
Creating History: Indiana's Historic Women Artists
September 18 through November 13
Figge Art Museum
Davenport, IA
The Great American Thing: Modern Art and National Identity, 1915-1935
September 17 through January 1
Frist Center for the Visual Arts
Nashville, TN
Hudson River School: Masterworks from the Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art
September 23 through January 8
Frost (Patricia and Phillip) Art Museum, Florida International University
Miami, FL
The Saint Makers: A Living Tradition in American Folk Art - Selections from the collection of Chuck and Jan Rosenak
September 23 through December 4
Getty (J. Paul) Museum
Los Angeles, CA
Scene of the Crime: Photo by Weegee
September 20 through January 22
High Museum of Art
Atlanta, GA
The Indian Gallery of Henry Inman
September 10 through March 12
Honolulu Academy of Arts
Honolulu, HI
Hawaiian Idyll: The Prints of John Kelly
September 8 through October 23
Huntsville Museum of Art
Huntsville, AL
256-535-4350 or 800-786-9095
Trompe L' Oeil: The Art of Illusion
September 25 through November 20
Lauren Rogers Museum of Art
Laurel, MS
American Art Pottery from the Moody Collection at the Hickory Museum of Art
September 13 though November 5
Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum
Wausau, WI
Birds in Art
September 10 through November 13
Lowe Art Museum at University of Miami
Coral Gables, FL
Edward Weston: Life Work
Septembeer 17 through November 13
Michener (James A.) Art Museum
Doylestown, PA
Objects of Desire: Treasures from Private Collections
September 16 through January 15
Milwaukee Art Museum
Milwaukee, WI
John Szarkowski: Photographs
September 30 through January 1
Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Minneapolis, MN
The Quiet Landscapes of William B. Post
September 10 through January 22
Monterey Museum of Art
Monterey, CA
Geography of Memory Works on Paper by Judith F. Baca
September 10 through December 31
Morris Museum of Art
Augusta, GA
Passionate Observer, Eudora Welty among Artists of the Thirties
September 1 through October 30
Mt. San Antonio College Art Gallery
Walnut CA
909-594-5611 ext. 4328.
Norman Rockwell in the 1940s: A View of the American Homefron
September 20 through December 1
Munson-Williams-Proctor Arts Institute
Utica, NY
Augustus Saint-Gaudens: American Sculptor of the Gilded Age
September 29 through November 27
Museum of the Southwest
Midland, TX
Warren Taylor: Recent Works in Watercolor
September 16 through October 23
Muskegon Museum of Art
Muskegon, MI
A New Narrative: Marden, Fitzpatrick, Stella, Warhol
September 11 through November 6
Neuberger Museum of Art
Purchase, NY
Acting Out: The Invented Melodrama in Contempoary Photography
September 4 through January 8
Jim Dine: Some Drawings
September 18 through Jnauary 8
Norton Museum of Art
West Palm Beach, FL
Deborah Butterfield: Horses
September 17 through December 11
Palmer Museum of Art
University Park, PA
Watercolors by Lyonel Feininger
September 20 through January 22
Palm Springs Desert Museum
Palm Springs, CA
Tools as Art: The Hechinger Collection
September through November
Peninsula Fine Arts Center
Newport News, VA
Virginia Real
September 3 through October 30
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Philadelphia, PA
Vik Muniz: Remastered
September 17 through November 27
Pensacola Museum of Art
Pensacola, FL
Lunchbox Memories: A Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition
September 2 through October 22
Plains Art Museum
Fargo, ND
Between Two Cultures: The Art of Star Wallowing Bull
September 22 through January 8
Portland Museum of Art
Portland, ME
1-207-775-6148 or 1-800-639-4067
Neil Welliver: Water and Sky
September 3 through November 27
Reading Public Museum
Reading, PA
Insects Illuminated: Photographs, Prints and Drawings by Evan Summer
September 17 through January 8
Reynolda House Museum of American Art
Winston-Salem, NC
Diane Arbus: Family Album
Septembeer 16 through December 4
R. W. Norton Art Gallery
Shreveport, LA
Richard Thompson (1914-1991): Seasons of Light
September 11 through November 6
San Jose Museum of Art
San Jose, CA
Sandow Birk's Divine Comedy
Sepember 24 through January 8
Schneider Museum of Art
Southern Oregon University
Ashland, OR
Landscape Exhibition
September 30 through December 10
Snite Museum of Art
University of Notre Dame
Notre Dame, IN
Vincent Valdez: Stations
September 11 through November 20
Spencer Museum of Art
University of Kansas / Lawrence, KS
Lee Friedlander At Work
September 10 through November 20
Tacoma Art Museum
Tacoma, WA
Margaret Bourke-White: The Photography of Design, 1927-1936
September 24 through January 15
Telfair Museum of Art
Savannah, GA
Maxfield Parrish: Master of Make-Believe
September 29 through November 27
Texarkana Regional Arts & Humanities Council
Texarkana, TX
Living Records of the Wild: Walter Wilwerding's Animals
September 1 through October 5
Wichita Art Museum
Wichita, KS
Tiffany by Design
September 25 through January 9




Addison Gallery of American Art
Phillips Academy
Andover, MA
Little Women, Little Men: Folk Art Portraits of Children from the Fenimore Art Museum
October 29 through December 3
Arizona State University Art Museum
Tempe, AZ
Jaune Quick-To-See Smith: Paintings and Prints
October 25, 2005 - January 28
Bakersfield Museum of Art
Bakersfield, CA
Meredith Brooks Abbott
October 6 through December 27
Coyote Shadows, Frances and Jim Pyles
October 6 through December 30
Bergstrom-Mahler Museum
Neenah, WI
Abandoned America: Photographs by Steve Gottlieb
October 19 through December 4
Brandywine River Museum
Chadds Ford, PA
Andrew Wyeth: Early Watercolors
October 1 through November 20
Brauer Museum of Art, Valparaiso University
Valparaiso, IN
Robert D. Erickson: Paintings Drawings and Photgraphs
October 28 through January 8
Burchfield - Penney Art Center
Rockwell Hall, Buffalo State College
Buffalo, NY
City Critique: Burchfield's Commentary on the Early Twentieth Century Metropolis
October 29 thriugh April 15
Cahoon Museum of American Art
Cotuit, MA
Striking the Right Notes: Music in American Art
October 25 through Dedcember 31
Clark (Sterling and Francine) Art Institute
Williamstown, MA
Winslow Homer: Making Art, Making History
October 9 through January 16
Currier Museum of Art
Manchester, NH
In the American Grain: Dove, Hartley, Marin, O'Keeffe and Stieglitz
October 1 through January 2
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco
San Francisco, CA
Masterworks of American Photography
October 15 through February 12
Frederick R. Weisman Museum of Art, Pepperdine University
Pepperdine University Center for the Arts
Malibu, CA
Zelda by Herself: The Art of Zelda Fitzgerald
October 15 through December 18
Gilcrease Museum
Tulsa, OK
918-596-2700, 888-655-2278
"American Spirit" Selections from the Corporate Collection of A.G. Edwards and Sons, Inc.
October 1 through December 31
Highland Community College
Highland, KS
Elements from the Front Range Contemporary Quilters
October 21 through November 30
Hunter Museum of American Art
Chattanooga, TN
American Impressions: An Arcadian Vision, Paintings from the Akron Art Museum
October 6 through December 4
Indiana University Art Museum
Bloomington, IN
American Horizons: The Photographs of Art Sinsabaugh
October 1 through December 23
Joslyn Art Museum
Omaha, NE
Out of the Wild: John James Audubon'a Four-Legged Mammals of North America
October 1 through December 31
Memorial Art Gallery of the University of Rochester
Rochester, NY
My America: Art from the Jewish Museum Collection, 1900-1955
October 24 through December 31
Miami Art Museum
Miami, FL
Ana Mendieta: Sculpture and Performance
October 7 though January 15
Montclair Art Museum
Montclair, NJ
Roy Lichtenstein: American Indian Encounters
October 16 through January 8
Muckenthaler Cultural Center
Fullerton, CA
Paintings by Robert W. Jensen
October 9 through January 5
Museum of Art and History, Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz, CA
The True Artist is an Amazing Luminous Fountain: Selections from the di Rosa Preserve - Art & Nature
October 8 through November 27
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
Houston, TX
Treasures from Olana: Landscapes by Frederic Edwin Church
October 9 through January 8
Museum of Northwest Art
La Conner, WA
Lisa Zerkowitz: Growth
October 8 through January 8
National Academy Museum
New York, NY
Marks of Distinction: Two Hundred Years of American Drawings and Watercolors from the Hood Museum of Art
October 20 through December 31
National Museum of Women in the Arts
Washington, DC
Alice Neel's Women
October 28 through January 15
Noyes Museum of Art
Oceanville, NJ
A Sense of Place: New Jersey Landscape Painters
October 15 through January 28
Palmer Museum of Art
University Park, PA
Wos up man? Selections from the Joseph D. and Janet M. Shein Collection of Self-Taught Art
October 11 through February 12, 2006
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Philadelphia, PA
In Private Hands: 200 Years of American Painting
October 1 through January 8
Plains Art Museum
Fargo, ND
Three Series of Prints by Jacob Lawrence: Three Series of Prints - Genesis, Hiroshima, and Toussaint L'Ouverture
October 6 through January 8
Reading Public Museum
Reading, PA
Ansel Adams and Edwin Land: Art, Science and Invention, Photographs from the Polaroid Collection
October 1 through January 1
John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art
Sarasota, FL
The Walter O. Evans Collection of African American Art
October 1 through January 5
Samek Art Gallery
Bucknell University
Lewisburg,· PA
Carrie Mae Weems: The Louisiana Project
October 4 through November 22
Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History
Norman, OK
Selections From the Fred and Enid Brown Native American Art Collection
October 25 through January 8
Seattle Art Museum
Seattle, WA
Louis Comfort Tiffany: Artist for the Ages
October 13 through January 4
Speed Art Museum
Louisville, KY
Mary Ann Currier: A Retrospective Contemplating the Contemporary Still-Life
October 4 through December 18
Stauth Memorial Museum
Montezuma, KS
Living Records of the Wild: Walter Wilwerding's Animals
October 21 through November 30
Tampa Museum of Art
Tampa, FL
Georgia O'Keeffe and Her Time: Modern Masters from the Lane Collection, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
October 2 through January 8
University Center Art Gallery / Louisiana State University
Shreveport, LA
Coastal Louisiana, Rhea Gary and photographer C.C. Lockwood
October 8 through January 1
University of Michigan Museum of Art
Ann Arbor, MI
Walker Evans and James Agee: Let Us Now Praise Famous Men
October 22 through December 18
Whitney Museum of American Art
New York, NY
Oscar Bluemner: A Passion for Color
October 7 through February 12
Wichita Art Museum
Wichita, KS
Moment by Moment: The Paintings of Martin Weinstein
October 23 through January 29


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These calendars reference temporary exhibitions of American representational art. Future calendars are updated on a continuous basis -- usually weekly -- as information is received from institutional non-profit sources. The deadline for inclusion in a current monthly calendar is the first day of that month. Not all items submitted are included in calendars. Group exhibitions of artist organizations, faculties and students at museums or art centers and those not deemed to be balanced in favor of American representational art are excluded. Revisions of dates are accepted and encouraged in order for calendars to be as accurate as possible. Exhibition dates may and do change without notice.

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