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  • Source: ARTNET NEWS
  • Author: SARAH CASCONE & CAROLINE GOLDSTEIN
  • Date: SEPTEMBER 05, 2019
  • Format: DIGITAL

Here Are 23 Outstanding Museum Shows Across the US That You Won’t Want to Miss This Fall

From Jacolby Satterwhite in Philly to Elmgreen & Dragset in Dallas, here's what we are looking forward to.

A visitor uses a VR headset to view work by Jacolby Satterwhite. Photo by Harold Cunningham/Getty Images.

It’s back to school time in the art world. With September officially upon us, a crush of big shows is set to open at museums across the country.

There’s a lot to keep track of, so we’ve picked out some highlights to look for in the next two months, from Boston and DC to Denver and Portland, Oregon. Enjoy!

“Jacolby Satterwhite: Room for Living” at the Fabric Workshop and Museum, Philadelphia
September 13, 2019–January 19, 2020

Jacolby Satterwhite, in collaboration with the Fabric Workshop and Museum, Philadelphia, Room for Demoiselle Two (2019). Image courtesy of the artist, the Fabric Workshop and Museum, and Mitchell-Innes & Nash, New York.

Following a two-year artist residency at the Fabric Workshop and Museum, Jacolby Satterwhite will present new digital animation works, a virtual reality experience, and multi-media installations that give physical form to objects that featured in his six-video piece Reifying Desire. Made using 3-D printers and CNC routers, Satterwhite’s sculptures will include larger-than-life figures inspired by The Incredulity of Saint Thomas by Caravaggio (1601–02) and Pablo Picasso’s Les Demoiselles d’Avignon (1907). The artist also has an upcoming show at New York’s Pioneer Works, “You’re at Home” (October 4–November 24, 2019).

The Fabric Workshop and Museum is located at 1214 Arch Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; general admission is $5 suggested donation.