Each Spring the American Art Awards board selects the 25 Best Galleries And Museums In America.
This year they awarded several museums with historical significance of 100+ years, some with over 100,000 annual visitors, some specializing in American acquisitions and others foreign antiquities. They also selected some of the most reputable art galleries which specialize in contemporary works as well as a few art facilities and centers dedicated to exhibiting the struggle and triumph of minorities and making an impact on their communities with inspiring educational programs.
BEST IN MISSOURI — UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI MUSEUM OF ART AND ARCHAEOLOGY.
BEST IN PENNSYLVANIA — JAMES A. MICHENER ART MUSEUM.
BEST IN LOUISIANA — NEWCOMB ART MUSEUM.
BEST IN ARIZONA — BENTLEY GALLERY.
BEST IN ILLINOIS — HILLIGOSS GALLERIES.
BEST IN MAINE — PORTLAND MUSEUM OF ART.
BEST IN KENTUCKY — E&S GALLERY.
BEST IN MISSISSIPPI — OHR-O’KEEFE ART MUSEUM.
BEST IN NEBRASKA — KIECHEL FINE ART.
BEST IN COLORADO — COLORADO SPRINGS FINE ARTS CENTER.
BEST IN SOUTH DAKOTA — SOUTH DAKOTA ART MUSEUM.
BEST IN SOUTH CAROLINA — MARY MARTIN GALLERY OF FINE ART.
BEST IN NEW MEXICO — BLUE RAIN GALLERY.
BEST IN CONNECTICUT — BRUCE MUSEUM.
BEST IN FLORIDA — ART FUSION GALLERIES.
BEST IN CALIFORNIA — CODA GALLERY.
BEST IN NEVADA — THE METROPOLITAN GALLERY OF LAS VEGAS ART MUSEUM.
BEST IN OREGON — ROGER YOST GALLERY.
BEST IN INDIANA — HAAN MANSION MUSEUM OF INDIANA ART.
BEST IN UTAH — MEYER GALLERY.
BEST IN VIRGINIA — WILLIAMSBURG ART GALLERY.
BEST IN GEORGIA — HATHAWAY CONTEMPORARY GALLERY.
BEST IN MONTANA — DANA GALLERY.
BEST IN NEW JERSEY — EVALYN DUNN GALLERY.
BEST IN HAWAII — LIK LAHAINA, LIK WAIKIKI.
Detailed information on ALL 25 BEST GALLERIES AND MUSEUMS here: