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Birmingham Museum of Art

Birmingham, Alabama

Founded in 1951, the Birmingham Museum of Art has one of the finest collections in the Southeast. More than 27,000 objects displayed and housed within the Museum represent a rich panorama of cultures, including Asian, European, American, African, Pre-Columbian, and Native American. Highlights include the Museum’s collection of Asian art, Vietnamese ceramics, the Kress collection of Renaissance and Baroque paintings, sculpture, and decorative arts from the late 13th century to the 1750s, and the Museum’s world-renowned collection of Wedgwood, the largest outside of England.

Website:
http://www.artsbma.org
Exhibitions:
  • A Passion Shared: Works from the Dorothy and Herbert Vogel Collection. Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham, Alabama, March 14, 2010 — June 6, 2010.