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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™


    Exhibitions featuring ARC Associate Living Masters™


    Exhibitions featuring ARC Living Artists™


    MASF 2015 Annual International Miniature Art Show
    January 17, 2015 - February 15, 2015

    Leepa-Rattner Museum of Art - 600 Klosterman Rd, Tarpon Springs, FL 34689

    ARC Living Artist™ Debara Keirce will be exhibiting her work in the show.


    Exhibitions of ARC Approved™ Ateliers


    Inaugural Group Show
    December 5 - January 23, 2015

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

    The Grand Central Atelier will be showing over 50 works including drawings, paintings and sculpture showcasing the best of contemporary realism. Tours are available for their new Long Island City location and visitors can view additional works for sale in the Resident Artist Studios.

    Opening Reception: December 5, 2014 6-10pm
    Open to the Public. Refreshments will be served. RSVP: info@grandcentralatelier.org.

    Memories of Summer
    January 1 - 31, 2015

    Chaiwalla Tea Room - One Main Street - Salisbury, CT 06068 - 860-435-9758

    NYK Academy of Art student Cynthia Zisner will be showing her work at the Chaiwalla Tea Room. The Tea Room is open for viewing Friday thru Sunday 10am-6pm. Artists Reception Saturday January 10 from 5-7 pm.

    Special Events


    Miniatures En Plein Air
    September 9 - January 11, 2015

    The Old Mill - 1120 Old Mill Road, San Marino, CA

    The California Art Club, an ARC Allied Organization, reveals the intriguing qualities of small-format artwork with this exhibition, which is on view at its gallery at the historic Old Mill.

    A reception with the exhibiting artists will be held on Thursday, September 11, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

    The display features more than 60 original paintings, small gems no larger than 9 by 12 inches, that capture fleeting moments of time. The selected works include serene seascapes, small town scenery and panoramic landscapes, all of which were created en plein air utilizing some of the techniques that the organization's founders employed more than a century ago, when they inspired the artistic movement known as "California Impressionism".

    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.

    Gallery Exhibitions


    Museum Exhibitions


    Bartholomeus Spranger: Splendor and Eroticism in Imperial Prague

    November 4, 2014 - February 1, 2015

    Metropolitan Museum of Art - 1000 Fifth Avenue (at 82nd Street) New York, NY 10028

    The first major exhibition devoted to Bartholomeus Spranger (1546–1611), a fascinating artist who served a cardinal, a pope, and two Holy Roman Emperors, this exhibition examines Spranger's remarkable career through a selection of his rare paintings, drawings, and etchings, most of which are on loan from international museums and private collections.

    El Greco in New York

    November 4, 2014 - February 1, 2015

    Metropolitan Museum of Art - 1000 Fifth Avenue (at 82nd Street) New York, NY 10028

    To commemorate the four-hundredth anniversary of the death of El Greco, the Metropolitan Museum and the Hispanic Society of America are pooling their collections of the work of this great painter to provide a panorama of his art unrivaled outside the Museo del Prado in Madrid. The Frick Collection will display its paintings contemporaneously.

    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.

    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.

    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.)


    Christies - London, South Kensington

    19th Century European Art

    Exhibition Dates: January 17 - 20, 2015

    Sale Date: January 21, 2015

    Bonhams - London, New Bond Street

    19th Century European, Victorain, and British Impressionist Art

    Exhibition Dates: January 18 - 21, 2015

    Sale Date: January 21, 2015

    Bonhams - Oxford

    The Oak Interior

    Exhibition Dates: January 17 - 22, 2015

    Sale Date: January 21, 2015

    Sotheby's - New York

    Old Master Drawings

    Exhibition Dates: January 24 - 27, 2015

    Sale Date: January 28, 2015

    Sotheby's - New York

    19th Century European Paintings

    Exhibition Dates: January 24 - 28, 2015

    Sale Date: January 29, 2015

    Sotheby's - New York

    Selected Renaissance and Mannerist Works of Art Assembled by Fabrizio Moretti

    Exhibition Dates: January 24 - 28, 2015

    Sale Date: January 29, 2015

    Sotheby's - New York

    Master Paintings and Sculpture: Part II

    Exhibition Dates: January 24 - 28, 2015

    Sale Date: January 29, 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