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Advance Exhibition Schedule

Corot: Women
September 9–December 31, 2018

Dawoud Bey: The Birmingham Project
September 12, 2018 – March 17, 2019

Rachel Whiteread
September 16, 2018 – January 13, 2019

The Chiaroscuro Woodcut in Renaissance Italy
October 14, 2018 – January 20, 2019

Gordon Parks: The New Tide, Early Work 1940–1950
November 4, 2018–January 6, 2019

Tintoretto: Artist of Renaissance Venice
March 10–July 7, 2019


Sense of Humor
July 15, 2018–January 6, 2019

Water, Wind, and Waves: Marine Paintings from the Dutch Golden Age
July 1–November 25, 2018

Sharing Images: Renaissance Prints into Maiolica and Bronze
April 1–August 5, 2018

Jackson Pollock's "Mural"
November 19, 2017–October 28, 2018

Special Installations


Sally Mann: A Thousand Crossings
Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, June 30–September 23, 2018
The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, November 20, 2018–February 10, 2019
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, March 3–May 27, 2019
Jeu de Paume, Paris, June 17 –September 22, 2019
High Museum of Art, Atlanta, October 19, 2019 –January 12, 2020

Outliers and American Vanguard Art
High Museum of Art, Atlanta, June 24–September 30, 2018
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, November 18, 2018–March 18, 2019

Michel Sittow: Estonian Painter at the Courts of Renaissance Europe
Art Museum of Estonia/Kumu Art Museum, Tallinn, June 8–September 16, 2018

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