Death of Rubén Salazar, 1986.  Frank Romero (born 1941).  Oil on canvas, 72 1/4 x 120 3/8 inches.  Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase made possible in part by the Luisita L.  and Franz H.  Denghausen Endowment.  © 1986, Frank Romero.

Our America: The Latino Presence in American Art

Organized by the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Our America: The Latino Presence in American Art presents the rich and varied contributions of Latino artists in the United States since the mid-20th century, when the concept of a collective Latino identity began to emerge. Our America showcases the rich diversity of Latino communities in the United States and features artists of Mexican, Puerto Rican, Cuban, and Dominican descent, as well as other Latin American groups with deep roots in the United States. It explores how Latino artists shaped the artistic movements of their day and recalibrated key themes in American art and culture. The exhibition presents works in all media by more than 50 leading modern and contemporary artists.

Death of Rubén Salazar, 1986. Frank Romero (born 1941). Oil on canvas, 72 1/4 x 120 3/8 inches. Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase made possible in part by the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment. © 1986, Frank Romero.

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Silkscreen (46/120) by the renowned "Blue Dog" artist George Rodrigue (1944-2013), titled Take Me to Your Leader (1997), silver pen signed and numbered (est.  $800-$1,200).
  • June 24-25, 2017
  • New Orleans, Louisiana

Crescent City Auction Gallery, June Estates Auction

Crescent City Auction Gallery
1330 St. Charles Avenue
New Orleans, Louisiana

http://www.crescentcityauctiongallery.com

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Monumental Federal 19th century American giltwood bull's eye mirror.
  • June 24, 2017
  • Aberdeen, Mississippi
  • June 24, 2017
  • St. Louis, Missouri
  • June 24 - October 8, 2017
  • Brockton, Massachusetts

Amber Cowan: Re/Collection

Fuller Craft Museum

Fuller Craft Museum
455 Oak Street
Brockton, Massachusetts

http://fullercraft.org/event/amber-cowan/

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The Kindergarten Robe by Jim Dine (b.1939), woodcut
  • June 28, 2017
  • Cleveland, Ohio
Frank Stella, Double Gray Scramble, Screenprint with colors, 1973.
  • June 29 - July 5, 2017
Andrew Winter "Looking for a Subjeck" (sic)
  • July 1 - September 30, 2017
  • Monhegan, Maine

Reckoning with Nature: Andrew Winter at Monhegan Island

Monhegan Museum of Art & History

Monhegan Museum or Art & History
1 Lighthouse HIll
Monhegan, Maine

http://monheganmuseum.org/

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Currier Museum
  • July 1 - November 13, 2017
  • July 1-2, 2017
  • Glencoe, Illinois

7th Annual Chicago Botanic Garden Art Festival

Amdur Productions

Chicago Botanic Garden
Glencoe, Illinois

www.amdurproductions.com

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  • July 1 - October 1, 2017
  • Colchester, United Kingdom
Bernard Hoyes, Candlelight Vigil, oils on Canvas, 38x45"
  • July 2 - September 24, 2017
  • Los Angeles, California

Evolving Art Practice, Rags to the Revival Series

The Museum of African American Art | Los Angeles

Museum of African American Art
4005 Crenshaw Blvd.
Los Angeles, California

www.maaala.org. and www.bernardhoyes.com

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ANSEL ADAMS, Richard Kobayashi, farmer with cabbages Manzanar Relocation Center, 19.  Courtesy of Library of Congress
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Crocker Art Museum exhibition looks at Japanese internment and incarceration in the early 1940s
February 19 - May 14, 2017
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