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elcome to the ARC exhibition page. In an attempt to better assist in art education, we thought it important to tie together our work here at ARC with the work being done by so many others around the globe. Below you will find a list of ARC recommended exhibitions. This includes important exhibitions being mounted for artists of prior centuries and also those organized for our ARC Approved Artists™ and ARC Living Masters™. This list is a work in progress and we will actively add to it as our fans and artists write in to inform us of new and upcoming exhibitions that are taking place. Each exhibition below has been reviewed by our expert staff and contains material that we feel is worth seeing. Please view the links to the individual sites below for more details on specific content.

EXHIBITIONS INDEX
  • Exhibitions featuring ARC Living Masters™
  • Exhibitions featuring ARC Associate Living Masters™
  • Exhibitions featuring ARC Living Artists™
  • Exhibitions of ARC Approved™ Ateliers
  • Special Events
  • Gallery Exhibitions
  • Museum Exhibitions
  • Auction Pre-Sales
  • Specialized Museums Dedicated to a Single Artist


  • Exhibitions featuring ARC Living Masters™


    Steve Hanks & Angela De la Vega Exhibition
    February 26 - March 16, 2015

    S.R. Brennan Galleries - 73-111 El Paseo, Palm Desert, CA 92260

    ARC Living Masters™ Steven Hanks and Angela De La Vega are holding a dual exhibition.

    There will be a champagne reception on Friday March 6, 2015 from 4pm to 8pm.


    The Fantastical Art of James Gurney
    February 14 - May 25, 2015

    Stamford Museum & Nature Center - 39 Scofieldtown Road, Stamford, CT 06903

    A fascinating exhibition of original oil paintings from The New York Times bestseller Dinotopia: A Land Apart From Time (1992), Dinotopia: The World Beneath (1995), and Dinotopia: Journey to Chandara (2007) by ARC Living Master™James Gurney. The fantastical art in the Dinotopia series was inspired by Gurney's childhood fascination with archaeology, dinosaurs, lost civilizations, and art. He went on to work with scientists and historians at National Geographic magazine to create images of ancient worlds; a project that inspired the conceptual framework for Dinotopia.

    For fossil fans and dinosaur devotees, a variety of specimens from the Paleontology Collection of the Stamford Museum will be exhibited. The exhibition has been organized by the Norman Rockwell Museum.


    Exhibitions featuring ARC Associate Living Masters™


    Coastal Light
    March 6 - 31, 2015

    Principle Gallery - 125 Meeting Street Charleston, SC 29401

    ARCALM™ Sergio Roffo will be exhibiting in a two person show with Gene Costanza.

    Sergio Roffo is an Italian-born painter, and now a long-time resident of Scituate, MA. His oil paintings frequently depict sailboats skimming over ocean waters and he is much-loved for his romantic coastal sunsets and misty skies.

    The opening reception is Friday, March 6th, 2015 from 5 pm to 8 pm.


    Exhibitions featuring ARC Living Artists™


    Exhibitions of ARC Approved™ Ateliers


    Studio Incamminati Open House
    March 14, 2015

    340 North 12th St., Philadelphia, PA

    Studio Incamminati will hold it the Open House event from 12:30 - 4:30 pm. See the curriculum come to life during a live-model painting demonstration and take guided tours including the private on-site faculty studios. Talk to a Chestnut Hill College representative and learn how to develop vital skills while pursuing a degree with the Integrated Art Studio major. Learn about scholarships and other financial aid and find out about life after art school by listening to their alumni success stories

    Ai Fiori: Alla Prima Floral Sketch
    February 6 - March 20, 2015

    Eleventh Street Arts - 4606 11th Street, Long Island City, NY

    The Grand Central Atelier will be holding a group show of floral sketch paintings. The “Ai Fiori: Alla Prima Floral Sketch” exhibition will feature work by many artists and teachers at the atelier.

    Reconfigure
    March 26 - May 9, 2015

    Haynes Galleries - 415 South Main Street, Fort Worth, Texas 76104

    The Texas Academy of Figurative Art will be holding a grand opening of their new exhibition space. The figurative artwork of TAFA artists will be on display.

    The opening reception will be on March 28, 2015 from 4 pm to 9 pm.

    Artists and Alumni of Studio Incamminati at the Comcast Center
    August 25, 2014 - April 23, 2015

    Art at the Center, The Market and Shops at Comcast Center - 1701 JFK Blvd., Philadelphia, PA

    Art at the Center at the Market and Shops at Comcast presents an exhibition and sale of some of the finest art of its kind, from Studio Incamminati artists. More than 65 works are on display at the bustling Center City landmark. Art at the Center, a 3,500 square-foot space, opened in April, 2014. Approximately 2,000 commuters and visitors pass it daily.

    Painting demonstrations by Studio Incamminati instructors bring the curriculum to life.

    Special Events


    Florence Academy Guest Lecture
    March 6, 2015

    The Florence Academy of Art, USA - 888 Newark Ave, FL 3, Jersey City, NJ 07306

    Anthony Mastromatteo will be giving a guest lecture at the US branck of the Florence Academy of Art. The lecture is titled "Albrecht Durer and James Joyce: The Relationship of Forma nd Content."

    The lecture is free and open to the public.
    Marck 6, 2015 - 5:00 - 7:00P.M.

    54th Annual Exhibition - Art and the Animal Tour
    February 1 - March 15, 2015

    The Dunegan Gallery - 511 N. Pike Ave, Bolivar, MO 65613

    The Society of Animal Artists, an ARC Allied Organization™ focuses on capturing wild and domestic creatures, on land, sea and air, in a wide range of media and artistic styles. In their mission to promote artistic excellence in the portrayal of animals, the SAA aims to broaden appreciation for the natural world.

    IGOR Masterworks Museum Exhibition and Competition
    May 19 - July 26, 2015

    The R.W. Norton Art Gallery - 4747 Creswell Ave., Shreveport, Louisiana

    The International Guild of Realism (IGOR), an ARC Allied Organization, is accepting entries from its members for its Masterworks Museum Exhibition, the tour of which is being promoted by David J. Wagner, L.L.C. The exhibition is scheduled from May 19 - July 26, 2015 at the prestigious R.W. Norton Art Gallery in Shreveport, Louisiana. This will be an IGOR members-only exhibition with an emphasis on museum-quality artwork.

    Gallery Exhibitions


    Museum Exhibitions


    A Victorian Obsession

    November 14, 2014 - March 29, 2015

    Leighton House Museum - 12 Holland Park Road, London W12 8LZ

    A Victorian Obsession presents 50 exceptional paintings by many of the leading artists of the Victorian period within the extraordinary interiors of Leighton House Museum. The pictures all belong to the Mexican collector Juan Antonio Pérez Simón and form the largest private collection of Victorian art outside the UK. The works have never before been seen together in Europe and will have their only UK showing at Leighton House Museum.

    Pastures Green: The British Passion for Landscape

    December 23, 2014 - April 5, 2015

    Norton Museum of Art - 1451 S. Olive Avenue, West Palm Beach, FL 33401

    Drawn from the remarkable collections of the National Museum Wales, the exhibition includes approximately 65 works by renowned artists such as Claude Lorrain, Salvador Rosa, Thomas Gainsborough, Joseph Wright of Derby, JMW Turner, John Constable, Claude Monet, Alfred Sisley, Augustus John, Graham Sutherland, John Piper, and Richard Long. Audiences will be afforded a rare opportunity to follow the rise of landscape painting in Britain as the exhibition tells a story that runs from the Industrial Revolution through the eras of Romanticism, Impressionism, and Modernism, to the Postmodern and Post-Industrial imagery of today.

    Leonardo da Vinci and the Idea of Beauty

    February 21 - April 5, 2015

    Muscarelle Museum of Art - 603 Jamestown Road, Williamsburg, VA 23185

    Organized by the Muscarelle Museum of Art, this unprecedented selection of more than twenty-five masterpiece drawings by Leonardo da Vinci and Michelangelo from Italian museums is the first exhibition to explore Leonardo's philosophy of beauty as contrasted with his rival Michelangelo. Also featured will be Leonardo's renowned Codex on the Flight of Birds, containing a hidden self-portrait at age fifty-three, which has never previously been exhibited.

    This exhibit will also be shown from April 15 – June 14, 2015 at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.

    Bouguereau's 'Fancies': Allegorical and Mythological Works by the French Master

    January 27 - April 19, 2015

    Flagler Museum - One Whitehall Way, Palm Beach, FL 33480

    French academic painter William-Adolphe Bouguereau is widely admired for his delicate figure studies that capture even the most subtle human emotions. Immensely popular in both Europe and America during his lifetime, Bouguereau became one of the most prolific and influential artists of the nineteenth century, and is today widely recognized as one of the art world's great painters. The exhibit will feature nineteen mythological and allegorical paintings and drawings spanning the artist's entire career, in addition to period reproductions of his works in print, porcelain, marble, and bronze.

    Piero di Cosimo: The Poetry of Painting in Renaissance Florence

    February 1, 2015 - May 3, 2015

    National Gallery of Art - 6th Street and Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC

    The first major retrospective exhibition ever presented on the imaginative Italian Renaissance master Piero di Cosimo's paintings will premiere at the Gallery. 40 of the artist's most compelling paintings will be on view, including beguiling mythologies and religious works (some on loan from churches in Italy), as well as one of his greatest works, the Madonna and Child with Saints Elizabeth of Hungary, Catherine of Alexandria, Peter, and John the Evangelist with Angels from the Museo degli Innocenti, Florence.

    Masterworks From the Corcoran

    February 7, 2015 - May 3, 2015

    National Gallery of Art - 6th Street and Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC

    In 2014 the National Gallery of Art assumed stewardship of the Corcoran Gallery of Art's renowned collection of paintings, sculpture, decorative arts, prints, drawings, and photographs. A number of celebrated works by great American artists such as Frederic Edwin Church, Albert Bierstadt, Sanford Robinson Gifford, Samuel F. B. Morse, and Hiram Powers will be exhibited.

    Botticelli to Braque: Masterpieces from the National Galleries of Scotland

    March 7, 2015 - May 31, 2015

    Spanning more than 400 years of artistic production, this exhibition highlights works by many of the greatest painters from the Renaissance to the early 20th century. See this rare presentation of some of the most iconic images in the history of Western art as they travel to San Francisco from the National Galleries of Scotland. Paintings selected from the collection include masterpieces by Sandro Botticelli, Diego Velázquez, Johannes Vermeer, Rembrandt van Rijn, Sir Henry Raeburn, Frederic Edwin Church, Claude Monet, and more.

    Sculpture in the Age of Donatello

    February 20 - June 14, 2015

    Twenty-three masterpieces of early Florentine Renaissance sculpture, most never seen outside Italy, will be exhibited at MOBIA as the centerpiece of the Museum's tenth anniversary season. MOBIA will be the sole world-wide venue for this once-in-a-lifetime exhibition. Works by Donatello, Brunelleschi, Nanni di Banco, Luca della Robbia and others were made in the first decades of the fifteenth century for Florence Cathedral ("Il Duomo"), which was then in the last phase of its construction, and are figural complements to Brunelleschi's soaring dome, conveying an analogous sense of courage and human potential. Like the dome, these statues of prophets and saints express the spiritual tension of a faith-driven humanism destined to transform Western culture.

    Auction Pre-Sales

    Viewing public auction presales is one of the best ways to see important works from a given period that are in private collections and are otherwise not on public view. Most if not all of these paintings are sold back into private collections and many are never put on public view again. Below are a list of some of the important upcoming and current presales.

    (If the auction catalogue has not been published yet with pre-sale viewing dates, only the actual sale date is provided. The presale always takes place the immediate days leading up to the auction and the catalogue is usually published one month prior. Please stay tuned to this page for updates.)


    Sotheby's - Paris

    Les Dillée : Une dynastie d'experts et de collectionneurs

    Exhibition Dates: March 12 - 17, 2015

    Sale Date: March 18 - 19, 2015

    Sotheby's - Paris

    Collection Louis Grandchamp des Raux :Le choix de l'élégance En association avec Artcurial

    Exhibition Dates: March 24 - 26, 2015

    Sale Date: March 26, 2015

    Specialized Museums Dedicated to a Single Artist

    These museums are more rare, but have the educational effect of a permanent exhibition of a given artist. There is nothing more informative about an individual's work then to see a large grouping of the artists best work in one location, as well as studies and sketches to help a viewer understand how an artist worked. These specialized museums have given to the public the ability to see a permanent exhibition on an important artist all year round.

    The De Morgan Centre

    Evelyn de Morgan was an important 2nd generation Pre-Raphaelite and the niece of Spencer Stanhope. She is one of the few female followers of Dante Gabrielle Rossetti and Edward Coley Burne-Jones.

    38 West Hill, London SW18 1RZ

    Musée Eugène-Delacroix

    Eugène Delacroix was born April 26, 1798. He was a famous French historical painter and a leader of the Romantic movement. Associated with the Louvre, This Museum was the last home of Delacroix, where he resided from 1857 until his death in 1863. It contains works that cover most of the career of Delacroix and some of his personal affects as well.

    6 rue de Furstenberg, 75 006 Paris, France

    Leighton House Museum

    Sir Frederick Lord Leighton is one of the most famous of the Victorian Painters. He was the president of the Royal Academy from 1878 until his death in 1896 and is the only artist to be raised to the Peerage of England in 1896, just before his death. In addition to important paintings by Frederick Lord Leighton, Frank Dicksee, and Burne-Jones, The museum also features some incredible architecture and tile work.

    The house is located at 12 Holland Park Road, London W14 8LZ.

    Moreau Gallery

    Gustave Moreau (1826-1898), was a French painter, born in Paris on the 6th of April 1826. He chose his subjects from history, religion, legend and fancy. He took prize medals at the Salon in 1864, 1865, 1869 and 1878 and was made a knight of the Legion of Honour in 1875 and officer in 1883. He succeeded Delaunay as professor at the Ecole des Beaux Arts, and his teaching was highly popular.

    The Moreau Gallery is the artist's three story home, which he bequeathed to the state upon his death in 1898. The collection consists of roughly 1300 paintings and watercolors , with nearly 5,000 drawings.

    14 rue de la Rochefoucauld, F-75009 Paris, France

    Mucha Museum

    The world's first Mucha Museum, dedicated to the life and work of the world-acclaimed Czech Art Nouveau artist Alphonse Mucha (1860 - 1939), is housed in the Baroque Kaunický Palace in the very heart of Prague.

    A selection of over 100 exhibits comprising paintings, photographs, charcoal drawings, pastels, lithographs and personal memorabilia provides a privileged view into the universe of the artist who is most widely known for the posters he executed for Sarah Bernhardt in the fashionable world of fin-de-siècle Paris.

    Kaunický palác, Panská 7, 110 00 Prague 1, Czech Republic

    The Rembrandt House Museum

    This three story building was the home of Rembrandt between 1639 and 1658. Although it does not contain Rembrandt's paintings, the museum contains nearly a complete set of Rembrandt's original prints. In addition, Rembrandt's printing press is also on view to the public.

    Jodenbreestraat 4, 1011 NK Amsterdam, The Netherlands

    Norman Rockwell Museum

    This museum Features the work of America's most famous illustrator, Norman Rockwell. Going way beyond pure illustration, this American Artist captured in his work the very heart of the American spirit.

    9 Route 183, Stockbridge, MA 01262

    Musée Rodin (Paris, France)

    The Rodin Museum in Paris has almost six thousand and six hundred sculptures which span across the artists life time. They have examples of all his most important works as well as preliminary studies. These works are in many different mediums including terracotta, plaster, bronze, marble, wax, molten glass, stoneware, etc. In addition, the museum possesses paintings, sketches, photographs and a collection of autographed documents by Rodin.

    79 rue de Varenne, 75007 Paris, France

    The Rodin Museum (Pennsylvania, USA)

    The Rodin Museum opened to the public in 1929. It houses 124 sculptures including bronze casts of the artist's greatest works: The Thinker, The Burghers of Calais, Eternal Springtime, Apotheosis of Victor Hugo, and The Gates of Hell, on which the artist worked from 1880 until his death in 1917. In addition to the sculpture, the museum is surrounded by a garden designed by Jacques Gréber as part of the Museum's original plan.

    Benjamin Franklin Parkway at 22nd Street, Philadelphia, PA 19101-7646

    C. M. Russell Museum

    The C.M. Russell Museum is one of the nation"s finest museums of American Western art and the home of the most complete collection of Russell art and memorabilia in the world. The museum campus now occupies a full city block that includes Charles M. Russell’s home and log studio, which together were designated a National Historic Landmark in 1966.

    400 13th Street North, Great Falls, Montana, USA

    Watts Gallery

    Featuring the work of George Frederick Watts, the gallery reopened to the public on June 11, 2011, after ₤11 million redevelopment featuring over 6000 diverse objects including over 250 oil paintings, 800 drawings and watercolors, and 200 sculptures.

    Down Lane, Compton, Guildford, Surrey GU3 1DQ, United Kingdom