04/01/2013 02:57 pm ET Updated Apr 03, 2013

April Art Exhibitions: 10 Must-See Shows This Month (PHOTOS)

April is upon us, and although the notoriously drizzly month may bring with it more than its fair share of showers, at least we can take shelter in the many promising art exhibitions debuting this month.

Whether you have a soft spot for Surrealism, street art or '90s nostalgia, April bears aesthetically stimulating gifts for all viewers. From The Getty's look at LA's explosive architectural growth to the Tate Modern's long overdue retrospective of a famed Lebanese female artist, April's art shows deliver both niche, under-appreciated arenas as well as crowd favorites.

We've compiled 10 blockbuster exhibitions from around the world to get you amped for the month to come. Take a look and let us know what you think in the comments.