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      New This Month in U.S. Museums
 
 
 
Garry Winogrand
Los Angeles International Airport
1964
  Strange Days: Photographs from the Sixties by Winogrand, Eggleston and Arbus
J. Paul Getty Museum
July 1-Oct. 5, 2003
The most turbulent decade, via more than 80 black-and-white works from the museum collection
Also on view: "Michelangelo to Vasari: Drawing the Figure in Renaissance Florence," July 15-Oct. 19, 2003, and "Photographs of Artists by Alexander Liberman," July 22-Oct. 19, 2003
 
 
 
Danwen Xing
Untitled from the series "disConnexion"
2003
  The American Effect
Whitney Museum of American Art
July 3-Oct. 12, 2003
American society and culture, demonized and romanticized, via works by approximately 40 artists from more than 20 countries
Curator: Lawrence Rinder
Catalogue: 240 pp., $45 hardcover
Funding: Ronald L. Bailey, Mat Charitable Trust, Rockefeller Foundation, others
Also on view: "Sarah Sze: The Triple Point of Water," July 3-Oct. 9, 2003
 
 
 
Wassily Kandinsky
Several Circles (Einige Kreise)
1926
  From Picasso to Pollock: Classics of Modern Art
Guggenheim Museum
July 4-Sept. 28, 2003
Approximately 130 works from the museum collection by 48 artists, from the Cubists to the Abstract Expressionists, with a special focus on watercolors by Wassily Kandinsky and the unveiling of Joan Mir's long-hidden site-specific ceramic mural Alicia
Curators: Lisa Dennison, Tracey Bashkoff
Catalogue: $25 softcover
Funding: BusinessWeek, Harry Frank Guggenheim Foundation
 
 
 
Charles "Teenie" Harris
[Pirates]
  Documenting Our Past: The Teenie Harris Archive Project
Carnegie Museum of Art
July 5-Nov. 16, 2003
An unusual show, to say the least -- photographs of Pittsburgh's African American community, taken between 1936 and 1975 by Pittsburgh Courier photojournalist Charles "Teenie" Harris (1908-98), are presented to the museum audience in an effort to obtain oral histories, reminiscences and simple identifications (most of the photos were not annotated by the photographer or the newspaper)
Funding: Heinz Endowments, Pittsburgh Foundation
 
 
 
Ansel Adams
Lake McDonald, Glacier National Park, Montana
1942
  Ansel Adams at 100
MoMA QNS
July 11-Nov. 3, 2003
The traveling show features more than 100 prints, largely drawn from the 1920s and '30s, in what is called a substantial reappraisal of Adams as an artist and working photographer
Curator John Szarkowski
Tour: MoMA QNS is the last stop of a six-city, international tour
Catalogue: Little, Brown, $150 deluxe edition, $40 paperback
Funding: Hewlett Packard, AOL Time Warner Book Group, Robert and Joyce Menschel Family Foundation
Also on view: "Projects 78: Sabine Hornig," July 17-Sept. 8, 2003
 
 
 
Barkley Hendricks
Fela: Amen, Amen, Amen, Amen
2002
  Black President: The Art and Legacy of Fela Anikulapo-Kuti
New Museum of Contemporary Art
July 11-Sept. 28, 2003
The cultural impact of the late Nigerian musician and activist, via works by 34 artists
Curator: Trevor Schoonmaker
Catalogue: 192 pp., $30
Funding: Etant Donnés: The French-American Fund for Contemporary Art, Greenwall Foundation, Toby Devan Lewis Fund for Exhibitions of Emerging Artists, British Council
Also on view: José Antonio Hernndez-Diez, July 11-Sept. 21, 2003
 
 
 
Jean-Michel Basquiat
Untitled (Sugar Ray Robinson)
1983
  The Squared Circle: Boxing in Contemporary Art
Walker Art Center
July 12-Oct. 12, 2003
More than 40 works by 30 artists from 1970 to the present, in a show that "attempts to unite boxing as metaphor, as spectacle, and as a poetic yet slightly absurd dance of dualities -- violence and beauty, triumph and failure, life and death"
Curator: Olukemi Ilesanmi
Funding: Marshall Field's
 
 
 
Trisha Brown
Lateral Pass
1985
  Trisha Brown: Dance and Art in Dialogue 1961-2001
Contemporary Art Museum, Houston
July 12-Sept. 14, 2003
Artworks, video projections, costumes and sets by the Minimalist dancer, some done in collaboration with Nancy Graves, Donald Judd, Robert Rauschenberg, Terry Winters and other artists
Curator: Hendel Teicher
Tour: New Museum, New York, Oct. 10, 2003-Jan. 25, 2004. The show previously appeared at its co-organizing institutions, the Addison Gallery of American Art, Phillips Academy, Andover, and the Tang Teaching Museum, Skidmore
Catalogue: MIT Press, $35
Funding: Oscar Tang in memory of Frances Young Tang
 
 
 
Marilyn Minter
Solo
1999
  Crosscurrents at Century's End: Selections from the Neuberger Berman Art Collection
Henry Art Gallery, Seattle
July 12-Sept. 21, 2003
Works by Laylah Ali, Ingrid Calame, Willie Cole, Gregory Crewdson, Karin Davie, Olafur Eliasson, Marilyn Minter, Yoshitomo Nara and others from the corporate collection of the white-shoe investment firm founded more than 60 years ago by art patron Roy Neuberger
Curator: I. Michael Danoff, Neuberger Berman
Tour: Circulated by Pamela Auchincloss, Arts Management, New York
Funding: Neuberger Berman
Also on view: "On Wanting to Grow Horns: The Little Theatre of Tom Knechtel," July 12-Sept. 21, 2003
 
 
 
Thomas Jeckyll
Sunflower Andiron (detail)
ca. 1876
  Thomas Jeckyll: Architect and Designer
Bard Graduate Center
July 17-Oct. 19, 2003
The first exhibition of the work of the British architect Thomas Jeckyll (1827-81), who excelled in the design of Anglo-Japanese metalwork and furniture, includes approximately 160 items, including furniture, examples of metalwork, works on paper, photographs, architectural fragments, interior fittings and textiles
Curators: Susan Weber Soros, Catherine Arbuthnott
Catalogue: Yale, 268 pp., $85 hardcover
Funding: Jan and Warren Adelson, Martin P. Levy, Donna and Carroll Janis, James Joll and an anonymous donor
 
 
 
Medardo Rosso
Aetas Aurea (The Golden Age)
  Medardo Rosso: Second Impressions
Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Harvard University
July 19-Oct. 26, 2003
The first U.S. museum exhibition in 40 years of the "Impressionist sculptor" focuses on five sculptures, ranging from a 1886-97 mother-and-child group to a larger-than-life bust from 1906, Ecce puer
 
 
 
Winslow Homer
Woman Sewing
ca. 1878-79
  The Impressionist Tradition in America
Corcoran Gallery of Art
July 19-late March 2004
American Impressionism from the Corcoran collection, in a show "presented to compliment the museum's groundbreaking exhibition, 'Beyond the Frame: Impressionism Revisited, the Sculptures of J. Seward Johnson'," which opens on Sept. 13, 2003
Also on view: "Front Page: The Photographs of Arthur Ellis," July 2-Aug. 14, 2003
 
 
 
Maurizio Cattelan
Charlie
2003
  Maurizio Cattelan
Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles
July 20-Oct. 27, 2003
First Venice, now downtown L.A. -- a mechanized sculpture of a child, who resembles the artist, riding a red tricycle through the museum galleries
Curator: Alma Ruiz
Catalogue: Phaidon, $19.95
Also on view: "Mid-Century Masterworks from the Collection," July 20, 2003-Feb. 16, 2004
 
 
 
Jacques Callot
Print from "The Nobility of Lorraine"
  Callot & his World: Princes, Paupers and Pageants
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
July 24, 2003-Jan. 25, 3004
150 prints, drawings and illustrated books from the museum collection explore the influence of the European graphic artist Jacques Callot (1592-1635)
Curator: Sue Reed
Also on view: "Annual Summer Masterwork Exchange with the Metropolitan Museum of Art," July 4-Sept. 1, 2003
 
 
 
Marc Chagall
Midsummer Night's Dream
1935
  Marc Chagall
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
July 26-Nov. 4, 2003
Approximately 153 paintings and works on paper in the first comprehensive survey of the artist's achievement since 1985
Curators: Jean-Michel Foray, director of the Musée National Message Biblique Marc Chagall, Nice, with the Rnunion des Musées Nationaux, Paris
Catalogue: 220 pp., $60 hardcover, $29.95 paperback
Tour: SFMOMA is the only U.S. stop
Funding: Bank of America, Visa
Special note: To accommodate visitors, the museum is staying open on Friday nights till 9 p.m. for the first time ever
 
 
 
François Boucher
Jupiter and Callisto
1744
  Old Masters, Impressionists and Moderns: French Masterworks from the State Pushkin Museum, Moscow
Los Angeles County Museum of Art
July 27-Oct. 13, 2003
76 works surveying 250 years of French painting, on a national tour organized by the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
Catalogue: 256 pp., $50 hardcover, $29.95 paperback
Funding: Altria