01 AFRICAN AMERICAN MUSEUM #Us Too: Black Women Artists continues through Aug. 10. Reflections Through Digital Soul will feature Andrew Scott’s sculptures through Jul. 15 and Carroll Harris Simms National Black Art Competition and Exhibition will be on view through Aug. 24. aamdallas.org 02 AMON CARTER MUSEUM OF AMERICAN ART From Remington to O’Keeffe: The Carter’s Greatest Hits continues through Jun. 2. With the Help of Friends celebrates fifteen dynamic photographs ranging from the 1930s to the present day that were acquired over recent years by the Amon Carter. With the Help of Friends closes Jun. 2. cartermuseum.org 03 CROW MUSEUM OF ASIAN ART Immortal Landscapes: Jade and The Art of Lacquer continue through Jun. 23. Hands and Earth: Contemporary Japanese Ceramics showcases a range of shapes, glazes, and surface treatments. These ceramics reflect a duality of character, blending ingenuity with a dynamic relationship and deep respect for tradition. On display through Jan. 5, 2020. crowmuseum.org 04 DALLAS CONTEMPORARY Francesco Clemente: Watchtowers, Keys, Threads, Gates; Self Service: TwentyFive Years of Fashion, People and Ideas Reconsidered; Mario Sorrenti: Kate; and Yelena Yemchuk: Mabel, Betty & Bette remain on view through Aug. 18. Image: Yelena Yemchuk, Installation View of Mabel, Betty & Bette at Dallas Contemporary, 2019. Photograph by Kevin Todora, courtesy of Dallas Contemporary. dallascontemporary.org 05 DALLAS HOLOCAUST MUSEUM Civil Discourse Series: Affirmative Action in College Admission on May 7 will discuss viewpoints of affirmative action in the college admission process. On May 21, at Lunch & Learn: Naming It - Holocaust Representation and Singularity, Dr. David Patterson, Hillel Feinberg Chair in Holocaust Studies at UTD, will speak. The Summer Survivor Speaker Series runs Jun. 2 through Jul. 21. On Jul. 9, the Human Rights Panel 2019 meets for a panel discussion. dallasholocaustmuseum.org
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06 DALLAS MUSEUM OF ART Modernity and the City brings together prints and drawings by European artists through Jul. 7. Women Artists in Europe from the Monarchy to Modernism highlights the DMA’s holdings of artwork by female artists working in Europe between the late 18th and early 20th centuries through Jun. 9. Berthe Morisot, Woman Impressionist focuses on the artist’s treatment of the modern figure through May 26. Jonas Wood traces the artist’s fascination with psychology, memory, and the self through Jul. 14. America Will Be! Surveying the Contemporary Landscape, on view through Oct. 6, presents the ways in which contemporary artists engage with landscapes. Dior: From Paris to the World surveys more than 70 years of the House of Dior’s legacy, featuring over 100 haute couture dresses, accessories, photographs, original sketches, runway videos, and other more on view May 19–Sep. 1. Image: Jonas Wood, Night Bloom Still Life, 2015, oil and acrylic on canvas, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, gift of Linda Macklowe, Courtesy the artist and Gagosian, photograph by Brian Forrest. dma.org 07 GEOMETRIC MADI MUSEUM Biennial: Origins in Geometry is a juried competition to recognize excellence in emerging visual artists deriving inspiration from geometric abstraction. Finalists will be featured in an exhibit Jul. 26 through Oct. 20. geometricmadimuseum.org 08 GEORGE W. BUSH PRESIDENTIAL CENTER Through Oct. 6, Presidential Retreats: Away from the White House, features retreats Camp David in Frederick County, MD, Prairie Chapel Ranch in Crawford, TX, LBJ Ranch in Stonewall, TX, and Walker’s Point in Kennebunkport, ME. A panel of former US Secret Service agents will discuss protecting the POTUS on May 21. Today’s Geopolitical Flashpoints: A Conversation with Ian Bremmer & Niall Ferguson will take place Jun. 12. bushcenter.org 09 KIMBELL ART MUSEUM Through 52 paintings, Monet: The Late Years will trace the evolution of Monet’s practice from 1913, when he embarked on a reinvention of his painting style that led to increasingly bold and abstract works, up to his death in 1926. Monet: The Late Years opens Jun. 16 and runs