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Exhibitions at the Walters Art Museum The Walters Art Museum

Future Exhibitions

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American Artists Abroad
American Artists Abroad
Saturday, April 19, 2014–Sunday, June 22, 2014
10:00 AM–05:00 PM
Tourists, students, expatriates, cosmopolitans, and explorers, American artists traveled widely during the nineteenth century. This exhibition explores this theme and features work by Mary Cassatt, John Singer Sargent, and James McNeill Whistler, among others. It celebrates the completion of a grant-funded project, sponsored by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services, to catalogue and photograph more than 600 American paintings, drawings, and miniatures.
The Janet & Walters Sondheim Artscape Prize 2014 Finalists
The Janet & Walters Sondheim Artscape Prize 2014 Finalists
Saturday, June 21, 2014–Sunday, August 17, 2014
10:00 AM–05:00 PM
Presented by the Walters and the Baltimore Office of Promotion and the Arts, this exhibition will show the work of the finalists for the 2014 Janet & Walter Sondheim Artscape Prize. Artists will compete for top honors and a $25,000 fellowship in the Greater Baltimore area’s most prestigious arts competition.
Seeing Music in Medieval Manuscripts
Seeing Music in Medieval Manuscripts
Saturday, June 28, 2014–Sunday, October 12, 2014
10:00 AM–05:00 PM
This exhibition, composed of approximately twenty manuscripts and objects, will explore music in its relationship with philosophy, religion, and the arts during the Middle Ages. Musical harmony and dissonance were thought to mirror the perfection of heaven as well as the disorder of evil.