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Featured Press Releases

Press Room
February 25, 2021

Gift honors the lives and legacy of Jane Lang Davis and Richard E. Lang

Franz Kline's Untitled.
Press Room
September 21, 2020

Three special exhibitions are open to the public on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays only

Entrance to Gallery with green directional stickers on the walkway each six feet apart.
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June 5, 2020

On behalf of the Yale University Art Gallery, I want to affirm to you our collective belief in equality, inclusion, and racial justice for all Americans.

Message from the Director
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February 12, 2020

February 14–June 7, 2020

Cross-collection exhibition by Yale alumnus juxtaposes artists’ work with nature’s—including a huge dinosaur skull—to question the lines we humans draw

James Prosek, Study for Paradise Lost, Ponape, 2019
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November 25, 2019

January 17–May 10, 2020

Exhibition brings together nearly all of Wilson’s known preparatory works for his Mexico City mural from 1952

John Wilson, Study for The Incident, 1952
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October 21, 2019

November 1, 2019–June 21, 2020

The Yale University Art Gallery’s first major exhibition of Indigenous North American art marks a milestone in the display and interpretation of Native American art at Yale

Shan Goshorn (Eastern Band of Cherokee), Our Lands Are Not Lines on Paper, 2012
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September 3, 2019

September 6, 2019–January 5, 2020

The Yale University Art Gallery presents its first exhibition devoted to garments and accessories from southwestern China, drawn from the museum’s collection

Woman’s Funeral Tunic and Headscarf, China, late 19th–early 20th century