Brad Kunkle, “The New Moon,” 2020, oil and silver leaf on linen panel, 60 x 40 in. Arcadia Contemporary, see new dates below

Many in-person art events are swiftly moving to alternatives such as online gallery showings or individual appointments. It’s our pleasure to share with you an up-to-date list of art galleries and events that are carrying on in some new way, in light of the coronavirus and public health and safety.

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While the team at Fine Art Today is doing our best to give you up-to-date information about current art shows, please also check with the individual gallery or museum to confirm that the information has not changed since it was published here.

If you’d like to see your updates included in this list, please reach out to us at: [email protected].

Together, we will carry on.

Art Events Moving Online

Briscoe Western Art Museum, Night of Artists Exhibition and Sale
San Antonio, TX
March 27–July 26, 2020
as of 3/18/20

National Oil & Acrylic Painters’ Society (NOAPS)
Scottsdale, AZ
Exhibition available
as of 3/18/20

Frame of Reference Fine Art, Western Art Week / Out West Art Show
Whitefish, MT
Postponed, works available online
as of 3/18/20

13th Annual New Visions Art Show
St. George, UT
On-location show canceled; live online only;;
as of 3/18/20

National Watercolor Society Gallery
NWS Members Exhibition 2020, NWS 50 Stars Exhibition are to be held online only.
NWS 100th International Open Exhibition Call for Entry has been delayed to April 13 until May 22, 2020.
as of 3/18/20

Scottsdale Art Auction
Scottsdale, AZ
New date: May 16, 2020
as of 3/20/20

Rescheduled Art Events

Loveland High Plains Arts Council, Colorado
Scultpure in the Park Show & Sale
Postponed until 2021

Affordable Art Fair
New date: September 24-27, 2020
Metropolitan Pavilion in Chelsea, NY

National Society of Painters in Casein & Acrylic (NSPCA)
66th Annual Exhibition cancelled for 2020.
Schedule to be resumed in 2021.

Westbeth Gallery
New York City
“Light of Day: The Language of Landscape” exhibition
Postponed, new date TBA

Jones & Terwilliger Galleries
Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
“Enticing Interiors”
Opens May 23, 2020
DAVID SMITH – One Man Show
“Love for the British Landscape”
Opens July 25, 2020
as of 4/1/20

Peggy’s Cove Area Festival of the Arts
Nova Scotia, Canada
We remain hopeful that we will be able to celebrate art at Festival events between July 8-19, but ensuring the health and well-being of visitors, artists and volunteers is our main priority. We will continue to monitor the rapidly changing situation and will follow the advice of public health experts and government officials.
For the time being, we will continue to work electronically with our volunteers, organizers, supporters and sponsors to prepare for the 2020 Peggy’s Cove Area Festival of the Arts.
as of 4/1/20

National Sculpture Society (NSS)
Georgetown County, South Carolina
The Brookgreen Gardens Immersion Tour scheduled for April 22-24 has been rescheduled for September 9-11, 2020. On the upside, the NSS 87th Annual Awards Exhibition will be installed at Brookgreen Gardens in September and will now be part of our museum galleries tour.
The 2020 Sculpture Celebration Conference has been postponed. We are taking steps to shift all programs to the same time next year, June 4-6, 2021.
as of 4/1/20

LA Art Show
Please join us when we return next year for the 2021 edition of the LA Art Show. Coinciding with Frieze LA, the LA Art Show will run February 10 to 14, 2021 at the LA Convention Center.
as of 3/27/20

American Women Artists
The Board of American Women Artists has voted to cancel all of AWA’s scheduled events for May 24 – 30. The AWA exhibition, Making Their Mark, will go on as planned, May 27 – August 23, 2020.
as of 3/27/20

Yellowstone Forever
Has canceled educational programming through Yellowstone Forever Institute through May 21, 2020.
For those who have Yellowstone Forever programs scheduled to begin on or before May 21, 2020, learn more about your options to rebook go to:

Art Dallas / Dallas Market Center
Dallas, TX
Rescheduled for April 2021
as of 3/25/20

Artexpo New York
Pier 94, New York City
Postponed to October 1-4, 2020
as of 3/25/20

The Society of Animal Artists
Townsend, TN
Canceling their 60th Annual Exhibition this year. They may still have something smaller in person at the Hiram Blauvelt Art Museum.
as of 3/25/20

Governor’s Art Show
Loveland, CO
New dates: September 26–November 1, 2020 (Gala September 25)
as of 3/18/20

Museum of Russian Icons
Clinton, MA
2020 exhibition schedule revised
as of 3/18/20

Arcadia Contemporary, “Brad Kunkle • alkәmē” exhibition
Pasadena, CA
New dates: May 16–June 7, 2020
as of 3/14/20

National Sculpture Society
New York, NY
2020 Sculpture Conference and all programs through June are postponed
as of 3/17/20

Art Nocturne Knocke: 45th International Art Fair
Knokke-Heist, Belgium
Still scheduled for August 8-16, 2020
as of 3/23/20

Galleries: Appointment Only / Online Exhibitions

Most of the following art galleries are open by appointment at this time, although some may have closed temporarily. We encourage you to visit their websites and/or call them for the most current updates, and to browse their sites in the meantime as well.

Rehs Galleries
New York, New York
Online Gallery: 50 Works Under $2,500

Lotton Gallery
Chicago, Illinois
“In the Garden”
May 1- May 31, 2020
Still Operating online

Grenning Gallery
Sag Harbor, New York
Still operating online

Spokane Watercolor Society 2020 Open Juried Show
“2020 Visions in Watercolor”
Juror Dale Laitinen, NWS
April 3-27
Online viewing only at
as of 4/8/20

Settler’s West Gallery
Tuscon, AZ
Women Artists of the West 50th Anniversary Show. Reception has been cancelled; online slideshow and Settlers West Sneak Preview available.
as of 3/30/20

Hugo Galerie
New York, New York
“Albert Hadjiganev: De l’Autre Côté de l’Eau,” online solo exhibition of original paintings
as of 3/27/20

Image credit: Yale Center for British Art

Yale Center for British Art
New Haven, CT
Center is closed, collections are available online
as of 3/18/20

Last Rites and Booth Gallery
New York, NY;
as of 3/18/20

Gallery Fritz
Santa Fe, NM
Shows cancelled or postponed
as of 3/16/20

Hugo Fine Arts Galerie
New York, NY
Open as of 3/14/20 — check site for current update

Michelle Courier, “Fall’s Light,” acrylic on canvas, 60 x 48 in. / Westward Gallery

Westward Gallery
Denver, CO
as of 3/18/20

Hagan Fine Art Gallery and Studio
Charleston, SC
as of 3/18/20

Rice Gallery of Fine Art
Overland Park, KS
Appointment only
as of 3/18/20

Berry Campbell Gallery
New York, New York
Open by appointment only
as of 3/19/20

Rimrock Gallery
Prineville, OR
Open during normal operating hours. Current Show: Laurel Buchanan, Gretha Lindwood and Tim Norman, Sculptor.
as of 3/19/20

Leiper’s Fork Gallery
Franklin, TN
Operating online and by appointment only and offering free delivery or free shipping.
as of 3/19/20

Harvey and Redding Studio
Naples, FL
“Messenger” exhibition date extended to April 30; view images online
as of 3/19/20

Bitterroot Frames Montana Masters Show & Montana Miniatures Show
Online sale
Victor, Montana
as of 3/19/20

ArtDeTriumph & Artful Framer Studios
Chicago, IL
Still operating online, contact for details
as of 3/22/20

Benicia Plein Air Gallery
Benicia, CA
Closed temporarily. The Featured Artist Shows and Receptions of Catherine Fasciato, Iris Sabre, and Joanne Gustilo are on Hold. New Dates to be determined.
as of 3/23/20

Art Museum Updates

Timken Museum of Art
San Diego, CA
Building temporarily closed
as of 3/23/20

Dessert Caballeros Western Museum
Wickenburg, AZ
Closed to the public with no define date of re-opening. Opening Weekend festivities for “Cowgirl Up!” have been cancelled, but the Exhibition and Sale will still go on through July 26 with private showings and digital and telephone sales.

Maryhill Museum
Goldendale, WA
Currently closed but can enjoy collections on exhibit online
as of 3/19/20

The Autry Museum of the American West
Los Angeles, CA
Temporarily closed but can access works from Masters artists online
as of 3/19/20

Highlands Center for Natural History
Prescott, AZ
All public programs have been cancelled. Our parking lot remains open and we invite visitors to enjoy the trails and access to the Prescott National Forest. BirdBonanza will be rescheduled.
as of 3/23/20

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