Here's a little set of suggestions for art exhibitions to see this summer (2012) in many popular vacation destinations. Just the thing to get your art fix for an "easy day" indoors, in AC. Where are you going this summer?
Austin, TX - At the Austin Museum of Art (AMOA) Selections from the Barrett Collection, through August 12th. [Link].Directions [Link].
The Blanton Museum of Art, at the University of Texas @ Austin has two shows on display: Go West, Representations of the American Frontier, through Sept 23rd and Paul Villinski, Passage Installation, through Dec 2012.
There are several galleries around Austin which has a vibrant arts community. Here is a link to a site that covers the area's galleries and public arts works very well. [Link].
Chicago, IL - First, make sure you participate in at least one of the Summerdance sessions this summer. These are spectacular in a way that makes one feel as if in an ultra-romantic foreign movie. [Link] June 19th through Sept 12th. Trust me on this.
Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA) [Link]. The Art Institute of Chicago [Link] (Eat lunch out on the courtyard). The Museum of Contemporary Photography [Link]. Here's a good gallery guide to Chicago [Link].
Washington, D.C. - Too Much to list here. A good place to start: [Link]. For Galleries, [Link]
Las Vegas, NV - Yes, there is art in Vegas, Besides the Bellagio Museum. [Link].
Los Angeles, CA - Museums galore, some of the best in the US. [Link]. Lots of galleries, too [Link]
Miami/Miami Beach - Miami Museums [Link]. Miami Galleries [Link]
New York, NY - This site sill help you to make your picks [Link]. Galleries by neighborhoods [Link]. Also, [Link]
New Orleans - For Museums [Link]. Galleries [Link]
Orlando, FL -Museums [Link] The Morse in Winter Park has Louis Tiffany treasures well worth the short drive from the Disney area. Galleries: [Link]
San Diego, CA - Museums [Link], [Link]. Galleries [Link]
San Francisco, CA - Museums [Link]. Galleries [Link], [Link]
Savannah, GA - Museums & galleries [Link].
Seattle, WA - Museums [Link]. Galleries [Link], [Link]
Yellowstone, CA - Jackson Hole Wyoming has many fine arts galleries [Link], [Link]