Spring is in full swing and not only does the new season bring news fashion trends, but it also brings fresh art in all forms. We have gathered a handful of Spring 2016 Art Exhibitions across the U.S. that are well-anticipated this season!
CINCINNATI “Daubigny, Monet, Van Gogh: Impressions of Landscape.” This major international exhibition displays 40+ impressionist works, alongside paintings they inspired. Through May 29. Taft Museum of Art, 316 Pike Street, taftmuseum.org.
MIAMI “Michele Oka Doner: How I Caught a Swallow in Midair.” A career showcase of this Miami-born artist, whose known work includes sets and designs for the Miami City Ballet’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”. March 24 through Sept. 11. Pérez Art Museum Miami, 1103 Biscayne Boulevard, pamm.org.
LOS ANGELES “Robert Mapplethorpe: The Perfect Medium.” This exhibit includes roughly 150 1970’s-1990’s photographs collected from the artist’s estate. Through July 20. J. Paul Getty Museum, 1200 Getty Center Drive, getty.edu.
BOSTON “Nalini Malani: In Search of Vanished Blood.” India’s best-known video and installation artist presents six video projections that are streamed through five hand-painted Mylar cylinders. July 1 through Oct. 16. Institute of Contemporary Art, 100 Northern Avenue, icaboston.org.
HARLEM “FLUX presents ALL Public Art Projects” May 3 – 31, 2016 in various locations throughout Harlem’s parks and boulevards. The only contemporary art fair mounted in the neighborhood, FLUX Public Art Projects embodies Harlem’s creative spirit and cultural significance by bringing together original works by over 40 innovative artists – over 50 percent of whom are women. fluxfair.nyc
NEW YORK “Stuart Davis: In Full Swing.” 100 + works from 1940 on, inspire by culture, advertising images, Cubism, jazz rhythms and Davis’ own earlier works sparked the paintings of this exhibition. June 10 through Sept. 25. Whitney Museum of American Art, 99 Gansevoort Street, at Washington Street, meatpacking district, whitney.org.
WASHINGTON “In Celebration of Paul Mellon.” From Winslow Homer, Ingres, van Gogh, Picasso and many more artists-this show illuminates the intimate relationship between this celebrated collector and his collections. May 8 through Sept. 18. National Gallery of Art, National Mall between Third and Seventh Streets, at Constitution Avenue NW, nga.gov.
LOS ANGELES “Cindy Sherman: Imitation of Life.” This is the first major museum show of Sherman’s work in Los Angeles in nearly 20 years, and the exhibition will fill The Broad’s first-floor galleries with more than 100 works drawn primarily from the Broad collection. Runs from June 11 through October 2, 2016. http://www.thebroad.org