Craving culture? Exhibitions to see now.

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The Jolly Flatboatmen (1846) by George Caleb Bingham. Oil on canvas. On view at the Denver Art Museum.

From Ed Ruscha in San Francisco and Picasso in Los Angeles to Goya in Austin and Diane Arbus in New York, there is a heat wave of great art to enjoy now from coast to coast – in perfect air-conditioned comfort.

CALIFORNIA
California Historical Society, San Francisco
Native Portraits: Contemporary Tintypes by Ed Drew

Los Angeles County Museum of Art
Picasso and his Printers

De Young, San Francisco
Ed Ruscha and the Great American West

GEORGIA
Museum of Design Atlanta
Beautiful Users: Designing for People

IOWA
Figge Art Museum
David Plowden: An American Master

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Case Study House #8/Eames House, Architecture model (1945-49) by Charles and Ray Eames and Eero Saarinen © Vitra Design Museum; photo by Andreas Sutterlin. On view at the New Orleans Museum of Art.

LOUISIANA
New Orleans Museum of Art
The Essence of Things: Design and the Art of Reduction: An Exhibition of the Vitra Design Museum

MAINE
Portland Museum of Art
Georges Braque: Surface and Space

MINNESOTA
Minneapolis Institute of Art
Seeing Nature: Landscape Masterworks from the Paul G. Allen Family Collection

NEW YORK
Jewish Museum
Roberto Burle Marx: Brazilian Modernist

The Met Breuer
Diane Arbus: In the Beginning

MoMA
Bruce Conner: It’s All True

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Schwab’s Pharmacy (1976) by Ed Ruscha. Gelatin silver print from altered negative, 20″ x 30″. © Ed Ruscha

ONTARIO
Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto
The Idea of North: The Paintings of Lawren Harris, curated by Steve Martin

TEXAS
Blanton Museum of Art, Austin
Goya: Mad Reason

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
Kusama: At the End of the Universe

Washington
Seattle Art Museum
Graphic Masters: Dürer, Rembrandt, Hogarth, Goya, Picasso, R. Crumb

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Static (2010–12) by Steve McQueen. On view at the Philadelphia Museum of Art.