Direct from a blockbuster run at London’s Tate Britain gallery, the Kimbell Art Museum in Fort Worth lands “Turner and Venice,” the first-ever exhibition in its only U.S. venue devoted to J.M.W. Turner’s colorist paintings of the floating city. Travel vicariously through May 30. (817) 332-8451,

Above:One of Turner’s breathtaking Venetian works, titled The Dogano, San Giorgio, Citella, from the Steps of the Europa.