MUSEUMS

By Verneida Britton

Each month, our friends get together to talk about contemporary religious art and ideas. They are Buddhist, Christian, Hindu, Muslim, Jewish, and others too. To keep up to date, sign-up for our weekly e-newsletter.

Makoto Fujimura’s "Charis-Kairos (The Tears of Christ)" at the Museum of the Bible, Washington, DC

CALIFORNIA
  • Crocker Art Museum: "Turn the Page: The First Ten Years of Hi-Fructose" (Through September 17, 2017); 216 O Street, Sacramento; crockerartmuseum.org
  • The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco | de Young Museum: "Teotihuacan: City of Water, City of Fire" (Through Feb. 11, 2018); Golden Gate Park, 50 Hagiwara Tea Garden Drive, San Francisco, CA; (415)750-3600; deyoung.famsf.org
  • The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco | de Young Museum: "Revelations: Art from the African American South," (Through April 1, 2018); Golden Gate Park, 50 Hagiwara Tea Garden Drive, San Francisco, CA; (415)750-3600; deyoung.famsf.org
  • Fort Mason Center for Arts & Culture: "Sanctuary" (Through March 11, 2018); 2 Marina Boulevard (at Buchanan Street), San Francisco, CA; (415) 345-7500; fortmason.org
  • The de Young Museum: “The Fashion of Islam” (Through January 13, 2019); Golden Gate Park, 50 Hagiwara Tea Garden Drive, San Francisco, CA; (415)750-3600; deyoung.famsf.org
ILLINOIS
MASSACHUSETTS
  • The Peabody Essex Museum: "All the Flowers Are for Me" (Through December 3, 2017); East India Square (161 Essex St) Salem, Massachusetts; 978-745-9500; pem.org
MISSOURI
  • Nelson-Atkins Museum: Hieronymus Bosch’s "The Temptation of St. Anthony" (Since June 2017); 4525 Oak Street, Kansas City, MO; 816-751-1278; nelson-atkins.org
NEW JERSEY
NEW YORK
OHIO
PENNSYLVANIA
  • Philadelphia Museum of Art: South Asian Art Galleries (Reopened Oct. 2, 2016); 2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway Philadelphia; (215)763-8100; philamuseum.org
TEXAS
UTAH
  • Brigham Young University Museum of Art: “To Magnify the Lord,” (Through summer 2019); North Campus Drive, Provo, Utah; (801)422-8287; moa.byu.edu
WASHINGTON, DC
  • National Museum of American History: "Religion in Early America"; Constitution Avenue, NW, Between 12th and 14th Streets, Washington, D.C.; (202) 633-1000; americanhistory.si.edu
  • Museum of the Bible: Grand Opening this fall 2017 including an 8-week run of the former  Broadway musical “Amazing Grace” (Nov. 18 - Jan. 7, 2018) in the museum’s 472-seat World Stage Theater; 409 3rd St SW, Washington, DC; museumofthebible.org
  • Museum of the Bible: Makoto Fujimura's "The Four Holy Gospels" will be in the inaugural exhibit at the new museum in November of 2017; 409 3rd St SW, Washington, DC; museumofthebible.org
Add a Museum exhibition on Religious Art to the calendar by e-mailing the details to "Greg(at)disneybritton.com".