Museum Openings This Week: The Photographic Landscape and More

Farrah Karapetian, Los Angeles Times, 2012 | image via Vincent Price Art Museum

Museum Openings is a weekly guide showing you what museum exhibitions are opening this week around Southern California. Browse more recent openings here.

The Getty Center
Drawn from the permanent collection, In Focus: Picturing Landscape, wrestles with how to capture nature, in all its vastness, through a camera lens.
May 22-October 7

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Vincent Price Art Museum
In the HOY Space, Farrah Karapetian works with student photographers to create a site-specific artwork about representation and image-making in politics.
May 22 to August 17

Also opening at Vincent Price on the 22nd, the 2012 Juried Student Art Exhibition.

Imagine dipping your feet in human blood and leaving your prints along the sidewalk in order to speak out for human rights in Guatemala. This is the kind of work that Regina José Galindo creates -- full of symbolism, performative, and using the body as a vehicle for expression. For the MOLAA Project Room: Vulnerable, Galindo creates a new piece about privilege and non-privilege.
May 24 - September 30

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