THE INSTITUTE OF CONTEMPORARY ART, BOSTON
617-478-3100 “Figuring Color: Kathy Butterly, Felix Gonzalez-Torres, Roy McMakin, Sue Williams” now-May 20: Works that explore color and form to represent the metaphorical body.
THE MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS, BOSTON
617-267-9300 “ Jedediah Caesar: Soft Structures” now-April 1: Natural and man-made debris preserved in a range of forms. “Domestic Embroideries” now-May 27, 2012: Early colonial household items such as aprons, baby clothes, pocketbooks and fans displayed with similar items made in England.
FULLER CRAFT MUSEUM
508-588-6000 “Fresh Fiber Revisited: Work by Emerging Textile Artists from RISD, UMass-Dartmouth, and MassART” now-April 22: Exhibition of a wide range of fiber arts. “Michael Cooper: A Sculptural Odessey, 1968-2011” now-May 13: Seemingly simple commonplace objects transformed by the artist’s wit and technical skill.
HARVARD ART MUSEUMS
617-495-9400 “Feininger at Harvard: Drawings, Watercolors, and Photographs” now-June 2: Works by German-American modernist Lyonel Feininger.
LEXINGTON ARTS AND CRAFTS SOCIETY
718-862-9696 “The State of Clay” April 22-May 20: Works by Massachusetts clay artists.
NEW ENGLAND QUIT MUSEUM
978-452-4207 “Fenway Park Centennial: Quilts by Rosemary Bawn & Other Quilt Artists” March 29-July 8: Exhibition of quilts.
PEABODY ESSEX MUSEUM
978-745-9500 “The Mind’s Eye: 50 Years of Photography by Jerry Uelsmann” now-June 30: A retrospective of the artist’s surreal, funny and provocative photographs.