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Gordon Parks:
Segregation Story

Gordon Parks: Segregation StoryThrough June 21, 2015
Presenting rarely seen photographs by trailblazing African American artist and filmmaker Gordon Parks.

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Leonard Freed:
Black in White America

Leonard Freed: Black in White AmericaThrough June 21, 2015
Featuring thirty-eight black-and-white photographs from a landmark multiyear documentary project.

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The Forty Part Motet
by Janet Cardiff

The Forty Part Motet by Janet CardiffExtended!
Through Feb. 15, 2015

This installation features the voices of 59 singers (adults and children) performing one of Thomas Tallis' most famous compositions.

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African Art:
Building the Collection

African Art: Building the CollectionOngoing
Celebrating a more than 60 percent increase in the dedicated space for art from the continent.

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A Painter's Profile:
The High Celebrates Romare Bearden

A Painter's Profile: The High Celebrates Romare BeardenThrough July 5, 2015
Honoring one of the 20th century's most influential artists and the important recent acquisition of Romare Bearden's only known self portrait.

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Helen Levitt: In the Street

Helen Levitt: In the StreetThrough June 21, 2015
Showcasing the honest, humorous and inventive works of one of the best-known street photographers of the 20th century.

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Dox Thrash: An American Journey

Dox Thrash: An American JourneyThrough May 10, 2015
Dox Thrash's art chronicles, in the period of a few years, a journey that extended a lifetime.

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José Parlá: Segmented Realities

Jose Parla: Segmented RealitiesThrough May 24, 2015
Presenting a group of ten sculptural paintings by José Parlá that suggest cultural fragments salvaged from urban sites.

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Molly Hatch: Physic Garden

Molly Hatch: Physic GardenOngoing
A two-story tall, hand-painted "plate painting" installed in the Museum's Margaretta Taylor Lobby.

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Bangles to Benches:
Contemporary Jewelry and Design

Bangles to Benches: Contemporary Jewelry and DesignOngoing
Pairing innovative contemporary jewelry with other design objects — from chairs to climbing walls — created by the same designers.

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Nellie Mae Rowe: At Night Things Come to Me

 Nellie Mae Rowe: At Night Things Come to MeOngoing
Come visit with the otherworldly creatures from the imagination of Nellie Mae Rowe.

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Howard Finster: Paradise Garden

 Howard Finster: Paradise GardenOngoing
In the 1960s, Finster bought a parcel of swampy land, which he cleared and drained. His outdoor museum celebrated all the inventions of mankind and was dedicated to the glory of God.

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Earl Pardon's "Portable Art":
Jewelry and Design

Earl Pardon's Portable Art: Jewelry and DesignFeb. 7-June 6, 2015
A rare display of more than 100 works by celebrated Southern-born American designer Earl Pardon.

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Imagining New Worlds:
Wifredo Lam, José Parlá and Fahamu Pecou

Wifredo Lam: Imagining New WorldsFeb. 14-May 24, 2015
A retrospective of work by one of the Surrealist movement's most influential figures.

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Alex Katz, This is Now

Alex Katz, This is NowJune 21-Sep. 6, 2015
A major exhibition of more than 40 works created between 1954 and 2013 by internationally acclaimed artist Alex Katz.

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American Encounters:
Anglo-American Portraiture in an Era of Revolution

American Encounters: The Simple Pleasures of Still LifeSept. 26, 2015-Jan. 31, 2016
Exploring how late 18th- and early 19th-century American artists adapted European still-life tradition to American taste, character and experience.

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Habsburg Splendor:
Masterpieces from Vienna's Imperial Collections

Habsburg Splendor: Masterpieces from Vienna's Imperial CollectionsOct.18, 2015–Jan. 17, 2016
A showcase of masterpieces and rare objects from the collection of the Habsburg Dynasty.

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Iris van Herpen: Transforming Fashion

Iris van HerpenNovember 7, 2015-May 15, 2016
Presenting works by visionary Dutch fashion designer Iris van Herpen, a cutting-edge artist inspired by diverse influences in the arts, sciences, music and philosophy.

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