Craving Culture? Exhibitions to see now.

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Shigeru Ban’s Cardboard Cathedral, Christchurch, New Zealand (2013), at the Aspen Art Museum.

From a new museum in Aspen and Japanese deco in Seattle to Frida Kahlo in Chicago and Jamie Wyeth in Boston, there is so much exciting art to see now. Here is a selection of must-see exhibitions around the country.

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Bentonville
State of the Art: Discovering American Art Now

Aspen Art Museum
Shigeru Ban: Humanitarian Architecture

The museum has just opened a new $45 million, 33,000-square-foot home designed by Shigeru Ban.

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Frida Kahlo’s Arbol de la Esperanza (Tree of Hope) (1946), 16″ x 22″,  oil on masonite, at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago. Photo by Nathan Keay.

Museum of Design Atlanta
AIGA 100: A Century of Design

Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago
Unbound: Contemporary Art After Frida Kahlo

Museum of Fine Arts Boston
Jamie Wyeth

Princeton University Art Museum
Rothko to Richter: Mark-Making in Abstract Painting

Bechtler Museum of Modern Art, Charlotte
Max Bill: Selected Works

Dallas Museum of Art
Saturated: Dye-Decorated Cloths from North and West Africa

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
Contemporary Art: Selections from the Museum’s Collection

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Neya Churoku’s Table Clock with Rabbit Pounding Rice-Cake on the Moon (circa 1920s-1930s), bronze on wood base, at the Seattle Art Museum.

Seattle Art Museum
Deco Japan: Shaping Art and Culture, 1920-1945