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Press Room

Welcome to the Gallery’s Online Press Room.


Joellen Adae
Director of Communications

Janet Sullivan
Communications Coordinator

Featured Press Releases

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November 15, 2018

March 1–June 16, 2019

Yale University Art Gallery announces exhibition and publication of latest work by renowned contemporary artist Matthew Barney

Matthew Barney, Redoubt, 2018. Production still
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November 6, 2018

November 9, 2018–March 3, 2019

Exhibition presents a multicultural perspective on the sensory experience of religious ritual in the ancient world

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September 14, 2018

September 14–January 27, 2019

Works on view attest to the enduring appeal and impact of visual humor

Pierre‑Nolasque Bergeret, Les musards de la rue du Coq (The Dawdlers of the Rue du Coq), ca. 1804
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September 7, 2018

January 25, 2019–April 7, 2019
Faulconer Gallery, Grinnell College, Iowa

June 3, 2019–August 9, 2019
David C. Driskell Center, University of Maryland, College Park

John Wilson, Study for The Incident, 1952
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June 15, 2018

June 29–October 7, 2018

A landmark exhibition investigating Leonardo da Vinci’s early years as an artist, featuring paintings newly attributed to the Renaissance master

Leonardo da Vinci and Lorenzo di Credi, A Miracle of Saint Donatus of Arezzo (detail), ca. 1475–85
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April 9, 2018

On view through August 26, 2018

An installation of 16 pieces of American studio jewelry from the 1930s to the present day

20th-Century American Jewelry from a Promised Gift of Toni Wolf Greenbaum
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March 2, 2018

March 2–June 10, 2018

Approximately 30 works spanning the artist’s career illuminate his creative process through the lens of his engagement with specific materials

Joel Shapiro: Plaster, Paper, Wood, and Wire
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March 2, 2018

March 2–July 8, 2018

Sculptures and drawings by renowned Bay Area artist celebrate his studio practice and sustained engagement with the figure

Manuel Neri Press Release