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Current Exhibitions

James Prosek, Bird Spectrum (detail), 2019
  • February 14, 2020–November 29, 2020

Closing date is tentative and subject to change

Award-winning artist, naturalist, and writer James Prosek (b. 1975, B.A. 1997)...
John Wilson, Study for The Incident, 1952
  • 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
  • October 6, 2019–December 6, 2019
    Clark Atlanta University Art Museum
  • January 17, 2020–October 25, 2020
    Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Closing date is tentative and subject to change

In 1952, while a student at La Esmeralda—Mexico’s national school of art—American artist John Wilson (...

Sea Monster Mask, 1999. Wood, plastic, textile, and paint
  • November 1, 2019–October 4, 2020

Closing date is tentative and subject to change

Place, Nations, Generations, Beings: 200 Years of Indigenous North American Art presents a wide...
  • Ongoing

The Gallery’s encyclopedic collection can engage every interest. Spanning one and a half city blocks and three buildings, the museum features more than 4,000 works on display...