Los Angeles: Cherry and Martin and Marc Selwyn Fine Art, 2712 S. La Cienega Blvd. Carl Cheng. Black is Beautiful: Empowerment Through the Lens of Kwame Brathwaite, 1962–1975. Both May 21–July 30. www.cherryandmartin.com.

Los Angeles: The J. Paul Getty Museum, 1200 Getty Center Dr. Andreas Feininger et. al: In Focus: Electric! April 5–Aug. 28. www.getty.edu/museum.

Los Angeles: Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 5905 Wilshire Blvd. Robert Mapplethrope: The Perfect Medium. March 20–July 31. www.lacma.org.

Los Angeles: Shulamit Nazarian, 17N. Venice Blvd. Martine Gutierrez et. al: Shapeshifters. June 4–July 22. www.shulamitnazarian.com.

Napa: di Rosa, 500 Sonoma Hwy. Equilibrium: A Paul Kos Survey. April 16–Oct. 2. http://www.dirosaart.org.

Newport Beach: Orange County Museum of Art, 850 San Clemente Dr. Gianfranco Foschino: We Were Here: Absence of the Future. April 2–July 10. www.ocma.net.

San Francisco: Pier 24 Photography, Pier 24, the Embarcadero. Collected. May 2–Jan. 31. www.pier24.org.

San Francisco: Robert Koch Gallery, 49 Geary St. Kenneth Josephson: The Light of Coincidence. April 28–July 2. www.kochgallery.com.

San Francisco: San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, 151 3rd St. Julia Margaret Cameron: About Time: Photography in a Moment of Change. May 14–Sept. 25. www.sfmoma.org.

San Francisco: Scott Nichols Gallery, 49 Geary St. www.scottnicholsgallery.com.

San Francisco: SF Camerawork, 1011 Market St. Việt Lê: Love in the Time of War. Sept. 8–Jan. 21. www.sfcamerawork.org.

San Jose: San Jose Museum of Art, 110 S. Market St. Richard Misrach and Guillermo Galindo: Border Cantos. Feb. 26–July 31. www.sjmusart.org.

Santa Monica: Rose Gallery, Bergamot Station, 2525 Michigan Ave. Dirk Braeckman: Untitled. April 30–Aug. 13. Graciela Iturbide et. al: Refugee. April 23–Aug. 21. www.rosegallery.net.

Stanford: Cantor Arts Center, Stanford University, Palm Dr. at Museum Way. Jason Franco: Soulmaker: The Times of Lewis Hines. May 21–Oct. 24. Ansel Adams, et al.: California: The Art of Water. July 13–Nov. 28. www.museum.stanford.edu.


Denver: Colorado Photographic Arts Center (CPAC), 1513 Boulder St. William Sutton and Jon Horvath: Grass/Roots. March 18–April 28. www.cpacphoto.org.


Lakeville: Tremaine Gallery at the Hotchkiss School, 11 Interlaken Rd. Benton C. Bainbridge, et al.: Remix, Reshoot, Research. May 7–June 5. www.hotchkiss.org/abouthotchkiss/tremaine-gallery/index.


Chicago: The Arts Club of Chicago, 201 E. Ontario St., Sharon Lockhart: Rudzienko. May 12–Aug. 13. www.artsclubchicago.org.

Chicago: Art Institute of Chicago, 111 S. Michigan Ave. Aaron Siskind: Abstractions. April 18–Aug. 14. Invisible Man: Gordon Parks and Ralph Ellison in Harlem. May 21–Aug. 28. www.artic.edu.

Chicago: Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 E. Chicago Ave. The Propeller Group. June 4–Nov. 13. www.mcachicago.org.

Chicago: Museum of Contemporary Photography at Columbia College Chicago, 600 S. Michigan Ave. Newsha Tavakolian, et al.: Burnt Generation: Contemporary Iranian Photography. Hossein Fatemi: Midwest Photographers Project. Both April 21–July 10. www.mocp.org.  

Chicago: The Renaissance Society at the University of Chicago, 5811 S. Ellis Ave. Kevin Beasley et. al: Between the Ticks of the Watch. April 24–June 26. www.renaissancesociety.org.


New Orleans: A Gallery for Fine Photography, 241 Charles St. Elliott Erwitt: Black & White and Kolor. April 14–June 30. www.agallery.com.


Baltimore: Baltimore Museum of Art, 10 Art Museum Dr. Front Room: Broomberg & Chanarin. April 13–Sept. 11. http://artbma.org/.


Cambridge: MIT List Visual Arts Center, 20 Ames St., Bldg. E15. Tala Madani: First Light. Villa Design Group: The Tragedy Machine. Both May 20–July 17. https://listart.mit.edu.

Duxbury: Art Complex Museum, 189 Alden St., Jesseca Ferguson: Double Visions. May 8–Sept. 4. www.artcomplex.org.


Grand Rapids: Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts, 2 West Fulton. Lauren F. Adams et. al: Unloaded. July 5–31. www.uica.org.


Minneapolis: Walker Art Center, 1750 Hennepin Ave. Richard Artschwager et. al: Ordinary Pictures. Feb. 27–Oct. 16. Lutz Bacher et. al: Less than One. April 7–Dec. 31. Chris Larson: Land Speed Record. June 9–Jan. 8. www.walkerart.org.


Kansas City: The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, 4525 Oak St. An Anonymous Art: American Snapshots from the Peter J. Cohen Gift. April 15–Sept. 4. www.nelson-atkins.org.

St. Louis: The May Gallery at Webster University, 470 E. Lockwood Ave. Lily Bennet et. al: Sensitive Material. May 6–July 26. www.webster.edu/maygallery.


Lambertville: Red Filter Gallery, 74 Bridge St. Anne Burlock Lawyer: Unadorned. June 1–June 30. www.redfiltergallery.com.


Santa Fe: Museum of Indian Arts and Culture, 710 Camino Lejo. Charles Lindbergh, Anne Lindbergh, and Adriel Heisey: Oblique Views: Archeology, Photography, and Time. Oct. 25–May 2017. www.indianartsandculture.org.

Santa Fe: New Mexico Museum of Art, 107 W. Palace Ave. Assuming Identities: Photographs by Anne Noggle. April 2–Sept. 11. http://online.nmartmuseum.org.


Bonni Benrubi Gallery, 41 E. 57th St. Michael Najjar: Outer Space. April 1–May 14. Karine Laval: Artificial By Nature. May 19–July 1. www.bonnibenrubi.com.

Brooklyn Museum, 200 Eastern Pkwy. Frédéric Brenner, et al.: This Place. Feb. 12–June 5. Luis Camnitzer, et al.: Agitprop!. April 7–Aug. 14. Richard Avedon et. al: Who Shot Sports: A Photographic History, 1843 to the Present. July 15–Jan. 8. www.brooklynmuseum.org.

Christian Duvernois Gallery, 648 Broadway, Anna Strickland: Handmade. May 11–July 6. www.christianduvernois.com.

Edwynn Houk Gallery, 745 5th Ave. Lillian Bassman: American, 1917–2012. May 12–July 8. www.houkgallery.com.

Keith de Lellis Gallery, 1045 Madison Ave. #3. Léonard Misonne: Painterly Photographs. May 19–July 15. www.keithdelellisgallery.com.

MoMA PS 1, 22­–25 Jackson Ave. Papo Colo. May 22–Aug. 29. www.ps1.org.

Museum of Modern Art, 11 W. 53rd St. Rachel Harrison: Perth Amboy. March 19–Sept. 5.  www.moma.org.

Museum of the City of New York, 1220 5th Ave. at 103rd St. Jacob Riis: Revealing ‘How the Other Half Lives. April 14–Sept. 5. www.mcny.org.

Renato D’Agostin Studio, 144 Spencer St. 406. Renato D’Agostin: It Occurs to Me That I Am America. May 20–July 8. www.renatodagostin.com

Robert Mann Gallery, 210 11th Ave. Chip Hooper: California’s Pacific 2nd Set. May 12–July 1. www.robertmann.com.

Steven Kasher Gallery, 515 W. 26th St. Neil Latham: American Thoroughbred. June 9–July 30. www.stevenkasher.com.

Stephen Romano Gallery, 117 Grattan St. Suite 112. D.H. Dowling: Destinesia. June 2–July 29. http://www.romanoart.com

Whitney Museum of American Art, 945 Madison Ave. Rachel Harrison, et al.: Human Interest: Portraits from the Whitney’s Collection. April 27–Feb. 12. www.whitney.org.

Yancey Richardson Gallery, 525 W. 22nd St. Sandro Miller: Homage: Malkovich and the Masters. May 12–July 1. www.yanceyrichardson.com.


Buffalo: Big Orbit Gallery, 30 Essex St. www.bigorbitgallery.org.

Buffalo: Burchfield Penney Art Center at Buffalo State College, 1300 Elmwood Ave. www.burchfieldpenney.org.

Buffalo: Carnegie Art Center, 240 Goundry St. www.carnegieartcenter.org.

Buffalo: CEPA Gallery, 617 Main St. Serge Klarsfield: Ghosts: French Holocaust Children. June 11–July 24. Eikoh Hosoe: Revisitations to a Vacuum’s Nest. June 24–Aug. 27. www.cepagallery.org.

East Hampton: Guild Hall Museum, 158 Main St. Peter Beard: Last Word from Paradise. June 18–July 31. www.guildhall.com.

Hamilton: Picker Art Gallery, Colgate University, 13 Oak Dr. Converging Perspectives: Interdisciplinary Approaches to Permanent Collection. June 2–July 3. www.pickerartgallery.org/

Rochester: George Eastman House, 900 East Ave. William Henry Fox Talbot, et al.: Sight Reading: Photography and the Legible World. June 18–Sept. 18. Ansel Adams, et al.: Photography and America’s National Parks. June 4–Oct. 2. www.eastmanhouse.org.

Syracuse: Kathleen O. Ellis Gallery at Light Work, Robert B. Menschel Media Center, 316 Waverly Ave. Miki Soejima: The Passenger’s Present. March 21–July 22. www.lightwork.org.


Akron: Akron Art Museum, 1 S. High St. Richard Misrach, et al.: PULP. Feb. 27–July 31. www.akronartmuseum.org.

Cleveland: Society for Photogrpahic Education, 2530 Superior Ave., Suite 403, Keliy Anderson-Staley: [Hyphen] Americans. May 13–July 29. www.spenational.org.

Columbus: Wexner Center, 1871 N. High St. Martin Wong: Human Instamatic. May 14–Aug. 7. www.wexarts.org.


Portland: Portland Art Museum, 1219 SW Park Ave. William Eggleston: Selections from the Wilson Centre of Photography. March 26­–Aug. 21. www.portlandartmuseum.org.


Philadelphia: Institute of Contemporary Art, University of Pennsylvania, 118 S. 36th St. Rodney McMillian: The Black Show. Feb. 3–Aug. 14. www.icaphila.org.

Philadelphia: Philadelphia Museum of Art, 26th St. at Benjamin Franklin Pkwy. Georg Baselitz, et al.: Embracing the Contemporary: The Keith L. and Katherine Sachs Collection. June 28–Sept. 5. Akinbode Akinbiyi, et al.: Creative Africa. May 14–Sept. 25. Akinbode Akinbiyi, Ananias Léki Dago, Seydou Camara: Three Photographers/Six Cities. April 30–Sept. 25. www.philamuseum.org.

Philadelphia: The Print Center, 1614 Latimer Street. Jeffrey Dell: Sightings. Andrew Fillmore: This Time is Always the Present. Leah Macklin: Portable Document. All May 6–Aug. 6. www.printcenter.org.

Pittsburgh: The Andy Warhol Museum, 117 Sandusky St. Andy Warhol / Ai Weiwei. June 4–Aug. 28. www.warhol.org.

Pittsburgh: Carnegie Museum of Art, 4400 Forbes Ave. Teenie Harris Photographs: Great Performances Offstage. Feb. 20–July 31. LaToya Ruby Frazier et. al: Strength in Numbers: Photography in Groups. July 16–Feb. 17. www.cmoa.org.


Fort Worth: Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, 3200 Darnell St. FOCUS: Thomas Demand. April 30–July 17. www.themodern.org.

Houston: Houston Center for Photography, 1441 W. Alabama. Dornith Doherty: Stow. Erik Kayne: In the Pipeline’s Path. Samantha Geballe: Self Untitled. All May 13–July 10. www.hcponline.org.


Richmond: Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, 200 N. Blvd. Kertész. April 30–Oct. 13. www.vmfa.museum.


Library of Congress, 101 Independence Ave. SE. Wladyslaw Benda et. al: World War I: American Artists View the Great War. May 7, 2016–May 6, 2017. www.loc.gov.

National Museum of Women in the Arts: 1250 New York Ave. NW. Jananne Al-Ani, et al.: She Who Tells a Story: Women Photographers from Iran and the Arab World. April 8–July 31. http://nmwa.org.

National Portrait Gallery, 8th and F St. NW. William Eggleston Portraits. July 21–Oct. 23. www.npg.si.edu.

Smithsonian American Art Museum, 8th and F Sts. NW. No Mountains in the Way: Photographs from the Kansas Documentary Survey, 1974. Feb. 26–July 31. Bill Traylor: Retrospective. Spring 2018. www.americanart.si.edu.

Smithsonian American Art Museum, Renwick Gallery, Pennsylvania Ave. and 17th St. NW. Jennifer Angus, et al.: Wonder. Nov. 13–July 10. http://americanart.si.edu/.


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