Thursday, January 21, 2021

A Guide to Essential Art Museum Exhibitions of 2021

Dawoud Bey, Fred Stewart II and Tyler Collins, diptych from the series “The Birmingham Project,” 2012, archival pigment prints mounted on Dibond, 40 by 64 inches overall. Photo : Courtesy Rena Bransten Gallery, San Francisco, and Rennie Collection, Vancouver
Exhibition calendars have been in flux due to the ongoing pandemic, but museums around the US and beyond are continuing to bring in audiences with new programming. Here’s a guide to some of the most exciting shows opening in the coming months—from historical surveys to solo exhibitions of dynamic young artists. They were selected for the print edition of the Art in America Guide, our annual directory of US galleries, museums, art schools, and art services. This digital version of the Guide’s Museum Previews section incorporates updated information about exhibition schedules. For more listings and information, visit the A.i.A. Guide online. [More